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Suspect in Pennsylvania family massacre found dead

Suspect in Pennsylvania family massacre found dead

The body of a Pennsylvania man suspected of killing his ex-wife and five former in-laws has been found, with apparent self-inflicted wounds, authorities said Tuesday.

9-year-old kills 2 children during joyride

To a mother, the details of this story are horrifying. A nine year old boy is fighting for his life tonight after driving a car full of underage children down a rural Scott County Road.

Cows flee slaughterhouse

Police in Pocatello, Idaho are investigating the apparent release of several cows found wondering the streets after vanishing from a local slaughterhouse.

Jesus sign will stay

A Utica, New York fire chief says a sign reading "Happy Birthday Jesus - We Love You" will remain in place outside of a fire house, despite threatened lawsuits.

Satan on display

A Satanic display will soon stand next to Michigan's Capitol Christmas tree, and it's got people talking.

Inmate left behind

A Florida sheriff's deputy is out of a job after leaving a forgotten inmate locked in a courthouse holding cell overnight.
Turbulence injures passengers on American Airlines flight

Turbulence injures passengers on American Airlines flight

 An American Airlines plane en route from Seoul, South Korea to Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas diverted to Narita, Japan, Tuesday after several passengers and crew were injured by turbulence during the flight.
McConnell: Keystone bill first up in new Senate

McConnell: Keystone bill first up in new Senate

 The Republican-led Senate plans to force a showdown with President Barack Obama over the Keystone XL pipeline as soon as new members take office in January.
Is it OK to be naked in front of your kids?

Is it OK to be naked in front of your kids?

Editor's note: Kelly Wallace is CNN's digital correspondent and editor-at-large covering family, career and life. She is a mom of two girls.
Jeb Bush to 'actively explore' 2016 presidential bid

Jeb Bush to 'actively explore' 2016 presidential bid

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush has decided to "actively explore" a presidential bid after conversations with his family over Thanksgiving, he said in a Facebook post Tuesday.
Amber Alert canceled for North Texas 4-year-old

Amber Alert canceled for North Texas 4-year-old

The Department of Public Safety has canceled an Amber Alert for a missing 4-year-old, Ricardo Lara.
Toys 'R' Us extends hours for last-minute shoppers

Toys 'R' Us extends hours for last-minute shoppers

As Christmas nears, Toys 'R' Us said it will keep its stores open for 39 straight hours, from 6 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 23 through 9 p.m. the next day, Christmas Eve.
New York Governor signs bill making tattooing, piercing of pets illegal

New York Governor signs bill making tattooing, piercing of pets illegal

 New York, NY (WPIX) -- Governor Andrew Cuomo has signed a bill into law banning the banning of piercing and tattooing pets for purely "cosmetic" purposes.
Struggling family surprised with new home for Christmas

Struggling family surprised with new home for Christmas

Kansas City, MO (KCTV) -- A family will be spending the holidays in their brand new home thanks to a Jackson County program that helps people turn their lives around.
Baby born in taxi cab near downtown strip club

Baby born in taxi cab near downtown strip club

Nashville, TN (WSMV) -- A local couple has quite a story to tell about their new pride and joy.