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Smelly mess: chickens left to rot

Officials in Missoula County, Montana are working on a plan for removing an abandoned trailer loaded with rotting chicken. They say getting rid of it will be difficult.

Booze and Bullets

A new gun range is stirring up some controversy in Oklahoma. Wilshire Gun opens its doors Friday, September 26.

Holder steps down

Attorney General Eric Holder has announced he's going to step down as soon as President Obama can find a replacement.

Rubio courts Jim DeMint loyalists ahead of 2016

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Jim DeMint may be long gone from the Senate and now running the conservative Heritage Foundation, but his blessing is still in demand for Republican presidential candidates marching through his home state of South Carolina.<

Search for Hannah continues

The man police say kidnapped a University of Virginia student will return to the state to face charges.
FBI: U.S. thinks it knows militant in Foley beheading video

FBI: U.S. thinks it knows militant in Foley beheading video

The United States believes it has identified the ISIS militant in the video showing American journalist James Foley's killing, FBI Director James Comey said Thursday. Comey did not publicly identify the man.
Apple: Nine iPhone 6 Pluses reported bent

Apple: Nine iPhone 6 Pluses reported bent

The two things hipsters can't live without, skinny jeans, and the latest iPhone, may just be incompatible.
Pentagon spokesman on ISIS: 'I think we are in this for a matter of years'

Pentagon spokesman on ISIS: 'I think we are in this for a matter of years'

The United States and its allies are steeling themselves for what an American defense official described Thursday as a yearslong fight against the so-called Islamic State, a revelation that came as airstrikes pummeled oil refineries in Syria us

Warning Graphic: Video shows trooper shooting unarmed man

EDITOR'S NOTE: This video contains violence that is graphic in nature. The clip is not suitable for all audiences.
Teen hospitalized after eating pot-laced lollipop at school

Teen hospitalized after eating pot-laced lollipop at school

An Enfield mother is angry and upset after she said her 16-year-old daughter was given a lollipop at school that she believes was laced with marijuana.
Oil prices plunging despite ISIS

Oil prices plunging despite ISIS

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Oil prices have fallen sharply over the past few months -- even though the terrorist organization ISIS has taken control of some refineries in Syria and Iraq.
Joan Lunden shaves head in cancer fight

Joan Lunden shaves head in cancer fight

(CNN) -- Joan Lunden made a bold move when she posed for the cover of this week's People magazine.
Woman hitches rides on planes to 46 states

Woman hitches rides on planes to 46 states

(CNN) -- Amber Nolan is stuck. The 30-year-old is in Alaska and she needs to get to the lower 48 -- "or Hawaii." She plans to leave Alaska by plane and it likely won't cost her a dime.
Woman blamed for her own rape in state response to lawsuit

Woman blamed for her own rape in state response to lawsuit

The Pennsylvania attorney general's office is blaming a former state prison clerk for her own rape, in response to a federal lawsuit the woman filed.

Attorney: Jameis Winston will cooperate in FSU probe of 2012 sex allegation

The attorney for Jameis Winston says that despite serious legal concerns, his client will cooperate in Florida State University's Title IX investigation concerning an allegation that the Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback sexually assaulted