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California bans plastic grocery bags

California bans plastic grocery bags

California has fired the first salvo in what could be a national war on plastic bags.
Microsoft introduces Windows 10

Microsoft introduces Windows 10

Meet the new and improved Windows. No, it's not Windows 9 -- Microsoft is going straight from Windows 8 to Windows 10.
House Dems want NY Fed hearings, too

House Dems want NY Fed hearings, too

Three Democratic members of Congress joined their Senate colleagues in calling for a probe of Wall Street regulators.

Murder suspect: "I'm sorry"

The family of Arkansas real estate agent Beverly Carter is in mourning following the discovery of her body and arrest of a murder suspect.

Secret service failures probed

Secret Service director Julia Pierson testified Tuesday on the security breach that occurred at the White House 11 days ago, calling the events that transpired "unacceptable".

No more yoga pants

A North Dakota high school is cracking down on yoga pants, skinny jeans and leggings. All are banned under the new dress code at Devils Lake High School.

Realtor's body recovered

The search for missing Arkansas realtor Beverly Carter has ended tragically. Her body was discovered overnight in a shallow grave 20 miles outside of Little Rock, Arkansas.
How could Obama have 'underestimated' ISIS?

How could Obama have 'underestimated' ISIS?

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- ISIS, a top intelligence official said more than a year ago, has "ruthlessly grown in effectiveness." In October a senior administration official said the terror group represented "a major and increasing threat" -- to the regio
Sen. Bernie Sanders: 'I'll be damned' if Americans lead ISIS fight

Sen. Bernie Sanders: 'I'll be damned' if Americans lead ISIS fight

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Sen. Bernie Sanders, one of the Senate's leading doves, said Tuesday he doesn't want the United States leading the fight against ISIS.
Can the Secret Service actually change?

Can the Secret Service actually change?

(CNN) -- Some people are wondering about the capability of the Secret Service after the reveal that Omar Gonzalez, the fence jumper who breached White House security two weeks ago, made it much farther into the house than previously reported, running
Four more children diagnosed with neurologic illness

Four more children diagnosed with neurologic illness

A doctor in Colorado spotted it first -- a group of 10 children hospitalized with signs of a neurologic illness: limb weakness, cranial nerve dysfunction and abnormalities in their spinal gray matter.
Sen. Bernie Sanders: 'I'll be damned' if Americans lead ISIS fight

Sen. Bernie Sanders: 'I'll be damned' if Americans lead ISIS fight

Sen. Bernie Sanders, one of the Senate's leading doves, said Tuesday he doesn't want the United States leading the fight against ISIS.
FBI expands search nationwide for 'AK-47 Bandit'

FBI expands search nationwide for 'AK-47 Bandit'

A reward of up to $100,000 is being offered in exchange for information leading to the arrest and conviction of a suspect who shot and wounded a Chino police officer after robbing a bank in 2012, and who has since been linked to four bank robbe
DNA links suspect in Hannah Graham case to 2 missing Virginia women

DNA links suspect in Hannah Graham case to 2 missing Virginia women

DNA evidence links Jesse Matthew, a suspect in this month's disappearance of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham, to the death of Virginia Tech student Morgan Harrington, who disappeared in 2009, a law enforcement source told CNN M
Walmart says Tracy Morgan should have worn a seat belt

Walmart says Tracy Morgan should have worn a seat belt

Walmart has responded to a lawsuit filed by Tracy Morgan over a deadly car crash that left the comedian in critical condition. The big box store blamed the injuries suffered by Morgan on his failure to wear a seat belt.