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Craigslist killers plead 'guilty'

A husband and wife charged in the so-called "Craigslist Thrill Kill" of a Sunbury, Pennsylvania man entered guilty pleas on Tuesday.
USC football star admits to lying about heroic tale

USC football star admits to lying about heroic tale

Josh Shaw -- a fifth year senior at USC -- was praised Tuesday for his heroics after saving his 7-year-old nephew from drowning.
Retailer pulls shirts reminiscent of Holocaust

Retailer pulls shirts reminiscent of Holocaust

(CNN) -- Spanish fashion retailer Zara has apologized for selling a striped T-shirt bearing a yellow star that drew criticism for its resemblance to uniforms worn by Jewish concentration camp inmates.
Discovery cancels 'Sons of Guns' after Will Hayden's rape arrest

Discovery cancels 'Sons of Guns' after Will Hayden's rape arrest

"Sons of Guns" star Will Hayden lost his reality show, his company and his freedom when he was arrested Wednesday on rape charges.
13 of America's most photogenic places

13 of America's most photogenic places

(CNN) -- Photography-wise, you really can't go wrong in a national park or a big city.
Discovery cancels 'Sons of Guns' after Will Hayden's rape arrest

Discovery cancels 'Sons of Guns' after Will Hayden's rape arrest

(CNN) -- "Sons of Guns" star Will Hayden lost his reality show, his company and his freedom when he was arrested Wednesday on rape charges.
Record heaven: Inside the world's biggest collection

Record heaven: Inside the world's biggest collection

Strolling between shelves crammed with his records, Zero Freitas pauses and finds another piece of music that he just must take home.

First-week sales of Paul Ryan's book slow

Rep. Paul Ryan's first solo book sold 6,266 copies in its first week of publication, according to Nielsen Bookscan data provided to CNN by a publisher.
Indian woman, 54, fights off leopard attack, limps one kilometer for help

Indian woman, 54, fights off leopard attack, limps one kilometer for help

The fight is said to have lasted half an hour and pitted a leopard against a woman armed only with farm tools in an isolated field in India. Kalama Devi, a 54-year-old widow, won.
Father of New Jersey man missing in Israel joins search

Father of New Jersey man missing in Israel joins search

JERUSALEM (CNN) -- The father of a New Jersey man who went missing while studying in Israel has joined police and hundreds of volunteers searching the forest outside Jerusalem where his son disappeared.
Child expelled over mom's Facebook post

Child expelled over mom's Facebook post

A Florida mom says her 4 year-old was expelled from his preschool over a message she posted on her personal Facebook page, Heather Leigh reports.
Five year-old left at bus stop in Spartanburg without parent

Five year-old left at bus stop in Spartanburg without parent

Spartanburg, SC (WHNS) -- A five year-old girl was dropped off at a bus stop without a parent picking her up, and Spartanburg School District 7 said no one knew she was on the bus as the girl's mother drove around searching for her.
Hundreds of thousands of tomatoes left to rot in field

Hundreds of thousands of tomatoes left to rot in field

Columbia, IL (KTVI) -- The heat wave raised a bit of stink near Columbia, Illinois, Tuesday night.
Retailer pulls shirts reminiscent of Holocaust

Retailer pulls shirts reminiscent of Holocaust

Spanish fashion retailer Zara has apologized for selling a striped T-shirt bearing a yellow star that drew criticism for its resemblance to uniforms worn by Jewish concentration camp inmates.
CDC returns worker home after possible Ebola contact

CDC returns worker home after possible Ebola contact

 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention staff member has returned to the United States from West Africa by charter flight after the employee had low-risk contact with a health worker who tested positive for Ebola.