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Scotland's $25 billion question: How much oil?

Scotland's $25 billion question: How much oil?

A week before Scotland votes on whether to split from the United Kingdom, a furious row has erupted over just how much oil the new state would have.
McDonald's wants to trademark 'McBrunch'

McDonald's wants to trademark 'McBrunch'

Burgers, fries...brunch? McDonald's wants to trademark the word "McBrunch," according to documents filed with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
Student loan debt surges for senior citizens

Student loan debt surges for senior citizens

When they should be worrying about affording retirement, a growing number of senior citizens are drowning in student loan debt instead.
Democrats' favorite bogeymen fight back

Democrats' favorite bogeymen fight back

You might think the Senate was debating a bill about the politically influential Koch brothers over the last two days -- various Democratic senators criticized them more than 20 times on the floor as they decried the influence of money in polit
Colorado teen pleads guilty in plan to join ISIS

Colorado teen pleads guilty in plan to join ISIS

Shannon Maureen Conley's plan to join ISIS and serve as a nurse at a jihadist camp ended Wednesday with a guilty plea to a terror charge in a Colorado federal court.
5 million Gmail passwords leaked

5 million Gmail passwords leaked

A list of 5 million Gmail addresses and passwords appeared on a Russian Bitcoin forum Wednesday
Report: New deals set to double NBA TV revenue to more than $2 billion

Report: New deals set to double NBA TV revenue to more than $2 billion

Sports Business Daily reported on Monday that the NBA was nearing contracts with ESPN and Turner worth more than $2 billion combined per year on average.
5 ways you pay more for health insurance

5 ways you pay more for health insurance

Health care spending growth may be at record lows in recent years, but employees are shelling out way more for premiums, deductibles, doctors' visits and drugs.
Woman claims spaghetti strainer as religious headwear in license picture

Woman claims spaghetti strainer as religious headwear in license picture

It may sound like a joke but an Enid woman says her Oklahoma driver's license features a unique symbol of her religious freedom.
Which carrier has the best deal for the iPhone 6?

Which carrier has the best deal for the iPhone 6?

Apple has just unveiled its brand-spankin'-new iPhone 6, and mobile carriers are practically falling over one another in a fight for your business. Here is a rundown of the latest deals:
Shia LaBeouf pleads guilty in Broadway meltdown; must get more alcohol help

Shia LaBeouf pleads guilty in Broadway meltdown; must get more alcohol help

Actor Shia LaBeouf settled charges related to his summer meltdown on Broadway by agreeing to get more alcohol abuse treatment.
Father seeks closure in son's 'Houdini handcuff suicide'

Father seeks closure in son's 'Houdini handcuff suicide'

Victor White III died in a Louisiana hospital, the victim of a gunshot that police said White fired after being frisked twice, handcuffed and placed in the back of a New Iberia police cruiser.
South Carolina father held in deaths of five children

South Carolina father held in deaths of five children

Timothy Jones Jr. told neighbors in South Carolina last week that he was moving his children from their home near Lexington to another state.
Dolphin's tail inspires AZ girl to use new prosthetics

Dolphin's tail inspires AZ girl to use new prosthetics

Fernanda Rubio, who is only 7, walks and even runs in her pink prosthetics she calls "stubbies." "I can walk," she said as she made her way down the aisles of a Valley library.
Keizer family says maggots found in baby food

Keizer family says maggots found in baby food

Keizer, OR (KPTV) -- A Keizer family says they made a disturbing find inside a package of baby yogurt they were about to feed their 2-year-old daughter: maggots.