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A win for Paterno? Proposed NCAA deal could restore Penn State victories

A win for Paterno? Proposed NCAA deal could restore Penn State victories

 (CNN) -- Joe Paterno could soon regain his title as the winningest coach in major college football history.
As Keystone vote looms, it's crunch time for federal agencies to weigh in

As Keystone vote looms, it's crunch time for federal agencies to weigh in

With the Senate expected to vote soon on the controversial Keystone XL Pipeline, the State Department is now giving eight federal agencies two weeks to weigh in on it.
Oil tycoon lost $9.3 billion in six months

Oil tycoon lost $9.3 billion in six months

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Oil magnate Harold Hamm had a rough year in 2014.
Romney giving 'serious consideration to the future'

Romney giving 'serious consideration to the future'

 SAN DIEGO, California (CNN) -- Former Massachusetts Gov.
A win for Paterno? Proposed NCAA deal could restore Penn State victories

A win for Paterno? Proposed NCAA deal could restore Penn State victories

 (CNN) -- Joe Paterno could soon regain his title as the winningest coach in major college football history.
The truth is still out there: Fox eyes 'X-Files' reboot

The truth is still out there: Fox eyes 'X-Files' reboot

We may not have seen the last of FBI Special Agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully.
Rough seas: Stock volatility here to stay

Rough seas: Stock volatility here to stay

Don't throw away that Dramamine yet. Investors have been battling rough seas on all fronts. Triple-digit moves for the Dow, up or down, are becoming the norm.
This $3,300 refrigerator has a Keurig coffee maker built in

This $3,300 refrigerator has a Keurig coffee maker built in

High-end refrigerators have featured ice-makers and cold water taps for years. But GE thinks what's missing from your fridge is hot coffee.
Delaware shooting occurs near unoccupied Biden home

Delaware shooting occurs near unoccupied Biden home

On Saturday night a vehicle drove near Vice President Joe Biden's residence in Delaware and fired multiple gun shots, but the vice president and his wife, Jill, were not home at the time, Secret Service spokesman Robert Hoback told CNN.
Driver pinned between 2 semi trucks tells of terrifying crash

Driver pinned between 2 semi trucks tells of terrifying crash

On the foggy, icy Oregon interstate, Kaleb Whitby plowed into the back of a jackknifed semi truck, flipping his pickup over. Then the real horror came: the sight of another tractor-trailer zooming straight toward him.
The Pope is wrong on religious speech

The Pope is wrong on religious speech

 (CNN) -- The popular Pope Francis is taking some hits himself after some lighthearted comments that included a pretend punch to a colleague.
Why we need #SelmaforStudents

Why we need #SelmaforStudents

 (CNN) -- It started right on New Year's Eve with one prominent businessman posing a simple question to a few of his close friends and fellow business leaders: "How can we make sure that young people will see this movie?"
Is the U.S. at risk of a Paris-like attack?

Is the U.S. at risk of a Paris-like attack?

 (CNN) -- The difference between the scale of the European terrorist threat and the threat in the United States was underlined by Wednesday's arrest of Christopher Lee Cornell, a 20-year-old Ohio resident, who had been monitored by an
Obama-Menendez dispute shows Dem Iran rift

Obama-Menendez dispute shows Dem Iran rift

 WASHINGTON (CNN) -- A heated exchanged between President Barack Obama and Sen. Robert Menendez (D-New Jersey) broke out Thursday over whether the U.S.
Coy about his own future, Rick Perry criticizes Obama

Coy about his own future, Rick Perry criticizes Obama

 CORONADO, California (CNN) -- Rick Perry used his final public address as Texas governor on Friday to sharply criticize President Barack Obama's stewardship of the country and called on fellow Republicans to articulate a plan to voter