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Twins turn 102, give advice: 'Avoid the beer joints'

Twins turn 102, give advice: 'Avoid the beer joints'

Two ladies had a big birthday celebration in southwest Portland over the weekend. But this was no ordinary party, because it was no ordinary birthday. Ruby Harris and Ruth Cox are twins and they turned 102 years old.
Hospitals ask patients to pay upfront

Hospitals ask patients to pay upfront

Get ready to whip out your credit card before you are wheeled into the operating room or undergo an MRI.
Jennifer Lopez and Leah Remini survive crash

Jennifer Lopez and Leah Remini survive crash

Jennifer Lopez is well known for backside, but over the weekend she had a scary experience.
Officials: Fence jumper made it into East Room of White House

Officials: Fence jumper made it into East Room of White House

The man who jumped the White House fence earlier this month and breached the mansion's doors actually made it farther than originally thought, officials said Monday.

Woman accused of stripping another woman naked, beating her

There were no words Friday from a 21 year-old Fresno woman accused of stripping another woman naked and beating her.

Motion activated technology phones

Researchers at the University of Washington could slowly change the way you interact with your cell phone, making your smartphone smarter.

New prosthetic hand is changing lives

Prosthetic limbs have been around for decades helping amputees or those born without limbs get more use and mobility in their lives.

Robots for autism

Sheldon the robot's main job at Fort Hays University is to get students involved in science, technology, engineering and mechanical learning.

Paralysis mystery

Ten children in Colorado have developed a polio-like illness that is causing paralysis in some kids. Now doctors are wondering if the cases are linked to an enterovirus spreading quickly across the country.
Police: Arrest in Graham disappearance yields break in another case

Police: Arrest in Graham disappearance yields break in another case

The arrest of Jesse Matthew -- the suspect in the disappearance of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham -- has resulted in a "significant break" in the 2009 death of another young woman in the same area, police said.
Iowa couple's 150% tip goes viral

Iowa couple's 150% tip goes viral

Makenzie and Steven Schultz of Cedar Rapids, Iowa hired a babysitter Saturday night and headed to a new restaurant in town to celebrate their wedding anniversary. What happened next caught the attention of the world.
(CNN) -- Sen. Rand Paul castigated President Barack Obama on Friday for his use of executive action, arguing the President is an

(CNN) -- Sen. Rand Paul castigated President Barack Obama on Friday for his use of executive action, arguing the President is an

(CNN) -- Sen. Rand Paul castigated President Barack Obama on Friday for his use of executive action, arguing the President is an "arrogant" leader whose policies resemble those of an "autocrat." "The resident acts like he's a king.
White House encourages 'perspective' after Secret Service incidents

White House encourages 'perspective' after Secret Service incidents

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- A series of black eyes for the U.S.
WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Ben Bradlee, the former top editor of The Washington Post who oversaw the paper's coverage of the Watergate

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Ben Bradlee, the former top editor of The Washington Post who oversaw the paper's coverage of the Watergate

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Ben Bradlee, the former top editor of The Washington Post who oversaw the paper's coverage of the Watergate scandal, is in hospice care as his health has declined over the last six weeks, his wife said in a C-SPAN interview. Br
Arrest made after Arkansas real estate agent vanishes on job

Arrest made after Arkansas real estate agent vanishes on job

Aaron Lewis was arrested Monday in connection with the disappearance of Arkansas real estate agent Beverly Carter, police say.