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California's death penalty ruled unconstitutional

California's death penalty ruled unconstitutional

In ruling California's death penalty unconstitutional, a federal judge said Wednesday the system is so broken it unfairly leaves inmates with uncertain fates -- often for decades.

Tainted tattoo warning: FDA recalls DIY tattoo kits

Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Tattoo Ink, Tattoo Needles, Tattoo kits Due to

Rescued hiker shares his story

A couple weeks ago, Gregory Hein made his way to a remote peak in the Sequoia and Kings National Park.

Four legged duckling

Hatching animals is nothing new to one Sulphur Louisiana family, but they were surprised when one of their young ducklings was a little different. The duckling has not two but four legs.

California drought dries out wallets

As much of the country continues to deal with crippling drought conditions this summer, the hard hit state of California is now policing water usage much more closely.

Teen drivers: safety first

Research from a highway safety group shows the people who need to be driving the safest cars, are actually driving the most dangerous ones.
Mom claims baby got herpes at Oklahoma daycare

Mom claims baby got herpes at Oklahoma daycare

An Oklahoma mother claims her one-year-old got a horrible case of herpes from a daycare teacher at ChildTime near SW 89th and May. Consuela Smith says her daughter is in pain day and night.
Brazil claims 'victory' in World Cup

Brazil claims 'victory' in World Cup

Brazil's national football team may have been smoked on the pitch by Germany, but now government officials are claiming a 2014 FIFA World Cup victory of another sort.
5 ways the highway crisis could affect you

5 ways the highway crisis could affect you

Pull over for a second, America. We know it's hot out there. But Congress is about to decide whether your life on the road will get easier or be more difficult.
Bank of America suffers profit drop

Bank of America suffers profit drop

Bank of America is the latest big bank to report a steep decline in profits. Legal headaches continue to dog the big U.S. bank, although overall its results weren't as bad as many had feared.
Airlines' annoying fees add up to $31.5 billion

Airlines' annoying fees add up to $31.5 billion

Flyers hate paying those bag-check and cup-of-coffee fees. But airlines love collecting them.
First woman firefighter poses for FDNY charity calendar

First woman firefighter poses for FDNY charity calendar

(CNN) -- Eleven years ago, Danae Mines ignored her family's objections and became one of the few female firefighters with the New York City Fire Department, better known as the FDNY.
Is your house old? Some buyers want 'time capsule houses'

Is your house old? Some buyers want 'time capsule houses'

(CNN) -- It looks straight out of "Mad Men."
Lawsuit: Seth MacFarlane's 'Ted' ripped off 'Charlie the Abusive Bear'

Lawsuit: Seth MacFarlane's 'Ted' ripped off 'Charlie the Abusive Bear'

LOS ANGELES (CNN) -- A company that says it produced videos about a cursing teddy bear fond of prostitutes is suing Seth MacFarlane over his "Ted" movie.
Bid in Senate to overturn Hobby Lobby decision fails

Bid in Senate to overturn Hobby Lobby decision fails

A Democratic bill to overturn the Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby decision, which allows some companies to refuse insurance coverage for contraceptives because of religious objections, failed to advance in the Senate on Wednesday.