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Authorities check unsolved cases for ties to Hannah Graham disappearance

Authorities check unsolved cases for ties to Hannah Graham disappearance

As the fall disappearance of a college student haunts Virginia yet again, police across the state are scrambling to determine whether Jesse Matthew, the suspect in Hannah Graham's disappearance this month, is linked to other slayings and di
Did Starbucks start a pumpkin boom?

Did Starbucks start a pumpkin boom?

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Pumpkins are having their moment in the sun.
Michelin names 126 NYC restaurants that won't blow your budget

Michelin names 126 NYC restaurants that won't blow your budget

(CNN) -- In New York and looking for excellent dining experiences that won't land you on your accounting department's blacklist when you file expenses?
By Odin's beard! The new female Thor has arrived

By Odin's beard! The new female Thor has arrived

(CNN) -- It's been less than two months since the world first learned about it, and now, it's official. Call her Thor.
Microsoft introduces Windows 10

Microsoft introduces Windows 10

No, it's not Windows 9 -- Microsoft is going straight from Windows 8 to Windows 10.
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