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Freight trains collide

Two trains collided and derailed in Slinger, Wisconsin Sunday night, causing at least 60 homes in the area to be evacuated. Two crew members on a Canadian National train were injured with non-life threatening injures.

"Bun daddy" goes viral

When it comes to his 7-year-old daughter, Jordyn, Earl Raglin will do pretty much anything to make her happy. "If it's some little hairstyle that she wants and I can't do it, I will learn how to do it," he said.
Poll: Coloradans say no to pot in bars and clubs

Poll: Coloradans say no to pot in bars and clubs

Voters in the first state to allow the sale of recreational marijuana say pot use should be limited to the home or members-only clubs, with no lighting up in bars or clubs, according to a new poll.

Viral Video: 'Bun Daddy' steals the hearts of many

When it comes to his 7-year-old daughter, Jordyn, Earl Raglin will do pretty much anything to make her happy. "If it's some little hairstyle that she wants and I can't do it, I will learn how to do it," he said.
Poll: Coloradans say no to pot in bars and clubs

Poll: Coloradans say no to pot in bars and clubs

Voters in the first state to allow the sale of recreational marijuana say pot use should be limited to the home or members-only clubs, with no lighting up in bars or clubs, according to a new poll.

Family pit bull attacks, kills infant

An infant is dead after being attacked by the family dog inside a Dayton, Ohio home.

World events derail Obama's agenda

It was supposed to be a week focused on domestic issues to bolster Democrats' chances in the November congressional elections.
Military family groceries won't be cut, for now

Military family groceries won't be cut, for now

Military families can breathe a sigh of relief: their grocery stores are not going to be cut, for now.
TSA passenger security fee rises

TSA passenger security fee rises

The costs of your airline travel will rise a little today, thanks to the federal government.
$2.9 million settlement reached in West Virginia chemical spill

$2.9 million settlement reached in West Virginia chemical spill

(CNN) -- A settlement was reached Friday with the company at the center of a January chemical leak that contaminated the water supply for 300,000 West Virginians, according to an attorney for the plaintiffs.
Wildfires drive residents from homes in Washington state and Canada

Wildfires drive residents from homes in Washington state and Canada

(CNN) -- Wildfires spanning almost 250,000 acres are driving hundreds of people from their homes in Washington state and across the border in Canada, officials said.
New York man dies after chokehold by police

New York man dies after chokehold by police

(CNN) -- Confronted by police trying to arrest him for allegedly selling illegal cigarettes, Eric Garner raised both hands in the air and, with passive defiance, told the officers not to touch him.
Billionaire suggests 3-day work week

Billionaire suggests 3-day work week

  NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Mexican telecom billionaire Carlos Slim is suggesting that workers shift to a three-day work week -- although with longer work days and a later retirement age.
'Marathon' style helped her lose 100 pounds

'Marathon' style helped her lose 100 pounds

  (CNN) -- Like so many people, Nicole Durham was tired of being overweight. No one bullied her, and she didn't have a health scare. She was just sick of looking and feeling bad.