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Banking on a mistake

An 18-year-old Georgia man turned himself in Friday after being charged with stealing thousands that was mistakenly deposited into his bank account.
MH370: Hopes dashed as orange objects turn out to be fishing equipment

MH370: Hopes dashed as orange objects turn out to be fishing equipment

Potential leads on the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 keep coming. So do the setbacks and frustrations.
Worst U.S. cities for spring allergies

Worst U.S. cities for spring allergies

(CNN) -- If you're cursing Mother Nature right now, we understand. The official start of spring was March 20, and yet signs of winter abound.
Why do we make students sit still in class?

Why do we make students sit still in class?

(CNN) -- As a graduate student, I had the opportunity to observe a number of idyllic, progressive classrooms where students danced to the pencil sharpener or sprawled across beanbag chairs while completing their work.
Documents show GM, regulator dropped ball before fatal crashes

Documents show GM, regulator dropped ball before fatal crashes

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- A congressional investigation into the General Motors recall has found that both GM and federal safety regulators missed chances to fix the problem ahead of a series of fatal crashes.
'Walking Dead' finale: The biggest reveals

'Walking Dead' finale: The biggest reveals

(CNN) -- It wouldn't be a finale to "The Walking Dead" without at least a few moments that make you gasp, and Sunday night's season ender certainly delivered.
Tesla reaches deal to keep selling in New York

Tesla reaches deal to keep selling in New York

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Tesla Motors will be able to continue to sell cars in New York state, and may eventually move to the dealership model that it has always fought.
3 measures of Obamacare's success

3 measures of Obamacare's success

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Who cares that 6 million people have signed up for Obamacare? That doesn't mean the program is a success.
GOP 2016 hopefuls address big donors in Vegas

GOP 2016 hopefuls address big donors in Vegas

They may have their sights set on the White House, but Saturday they were in Sin City, talking up donation high rollers.
MH370: Hopes dashed as orange objects turn out to be fishing equipment

MH370: Hopes dashed as orange objects turn out to be fishing equipment

Potential leads on the missing Malaysian jetliner keep coming. So do the setbacks and frustrations.
Kerry heads to Israel for Mideast peace talks

Kerry heads to Israel for Mideast peace talks

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is traveling to Israel on Monday as part of the latest efforts to forge a peace deal between Israel and the Palestinians, State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki said.
'Veronica Mars' love triangle resolved?

'Veronica Mars' love triangle resolved?

One thing fans of the TV series "Veronica Mars" -- sometimes called "marshmallows" -- hope to see in the movie "Veronica Mars" is a resolution to the ongoing debate: Team Logan or Team Piz?
Hunt is on for 'Star Wars: Episode VII' lead

Hunt is on for 'Star Wars: Episode VII' lead

  Could one of these faces be the future lead of J.J. Abrams' "Star Wars: Episode VII"?
What Bryan Cranston taught Aaron Paul about love

What Bryan Cranston taught Aaron Paul about love

Aaron Paul and Bryan Cranston learned a lot while making AMC's iconic series "Breaking Bad" (like how to dissolve a body in acid, for example).