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Forbes names Beyonce most powerful celebrity

Forbes names Beyonce most powerful celebrity

Beyonce isn't just one of the world's most influential people. She's also the world's most powerful celebrity, according to Forbes magazine.

The case against Hernandez: Where's the weapon?

If prosecutors plan to argue former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez was the one who fired seven rounds into Odin Lloyd, they won't able to show the alleged murder weapon to make their case.
5 questions from the big ruling on Obamacare and contraception

5 questions from the big ruling on Obamacare and contraception

Monday's Supreme Court ruling giving certain companies a right to raise religious objections to providing some types of birth control insurance to their employees leaves a number of important questions in its wake.
Reports: Missing Israeli teens found dead in West Bank

Reports: Missing Israeli teens found dead in West Bank

The bodies of three Israeli teenagers who authorities said were kidnapped this month have been found in the West Bank, Israel's Channel Two and Channel Ten reported Monday, citing sources in the Israeli military.
Carmelo Anthony to visit Rockets Wednesday

Carmelo Anthony to visit Rockets Wednesday

As the NBA free agent market opens at 11:01 p.m. tonight, Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony is set to embark on his tour of suitors.
President Obama to take executive action on immigration

President Obama to take executive action on immigration

President Barack Obama plans to take executive action on immigration reform after House Speaker John Boehner told him last week the House won't vote on a comprehensive bill this year, a White House official said.
New doctor declares Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling mentally fit

New doctor declares Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling mentally fit

A new doctor has declared Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling mentally fit after a comprehensive medical examination in Las Vegas over the weekend, CNN confirmed through a source with knowledge of the situation.
General Motors recalls 8.4 million vehicles

General Motors recalls 8.4 million vehicles

General Motors' latest recalls involve more than 8.4 million vehicles worldwide, most of those for faulty ignition switches.
World's tallest water slide to open soon

World's tallest water slide to open soon

When no one wanted to build the world's tallest and fastest water slide, Jeff Henry built it himself.
MACY’S 4th of July Fireworks® Spectacular line up announced

MACY’S 4th of July Fireworks® Spectacular line up announced

Enrique Iglesias and Zac Brown Band have been added to the lineup for the “Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks ® Spectacular,” which will air Friday, July 4 (8-10 p.m. ET/PT) with an encore presentation at 10 p.m.
New doctor declares Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling mentally fit

New doctor declares Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling mentally fit

A new doctor has declared Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling mentally fit after a comprehensive medical examination in Las Vegas over the weekend, CNN confirmed through a source with knowledge of the situation.
CA: Nightmare nanny agrees to move out, under certain conditions

CA: Nightmare nanny agrees to move out, under certain conditions

A California family's nanny nightmare may be nearing an end.
Man whose son died in hot SUV to appear before judge

Man whose son died in hot SUV to appear before judge

A judge will determine this week whether there's enough evidence to keep in jail a Georgia man whose son died in a hot SUV.

Driver accused of running over woman multiple times

A Douglasville, Georgia family is in shock after a motorist turned a vehicle into a weapon and ran over a grandmother right in front of them.
TX lawmakers react to SCOTUS contraceptive verdict

TX lawmakers react to SCOTUS contraceptive verdict

The Supreme Court ruled Monday that closely held companies cannot be required to pay to cover some types of contraceptives for their employees