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Body falls out corner's van onto Pennsylvania roadway

A body on a gurney fell out of a coroner's van when a door malfunctioned, sending the corpse into the middle of a busy road in Bucks County.
Toddler attempts to pet pit bull, seriously injured in mauling

Toddler attempts to pet pit bull, seriously injured in mauling

A 19-month-old boy is recovering in the hospital after a pit bull mauled in him a parking lot Sunday night.
8 outlaw adventures around the U.S.

8 outlaw adventures around the U.S.

Have you ever been caught in a shoot-out, dodging bullets as they scatter across walls? Or participated in a bank robbery in broad daylight? No need to duck.
Middle school metal band lands huge record deal

Middle school metal band lands huge record deal

A trio of middle school rockers has just unlocked a major record deal. According to the New York Daily News, Brooklyn band Unlocking the Truth -- two 13-year-olds and a 12-year-old -- has signed to work with Sony Music.
These food workers have to work while sick - a risk to all of us

These food workers have to work while sick - a risk to all of us

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- "Stay home if you're sick." That's the message to food industry workers from the nation's public health watchdog, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
No vacancy: Hotels are making a killing

No vacancy: Hotels are making a killing

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Take that, Airbnb. Demand for hotel rooms is booming.
Teen nabs selfie with Buffett and McCartney

Teen nabs selfie with Buffett and McCartney

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Forget Ellen's epic Oscar selfie: A teen in the Heartland snapped the latest buzzworthy celeb selfie.

8-year-old's free concert in yard goes viral

A hand-made sign led to a musical milestone for a Minneapolis boy.
Sotheby's and eBay team up for online art auctions

Sotheby's and eBay team up for online art auctions

eBay has partnered with Sotheby's to live stream auctions on its web site, the companies announced Monday.
Democrats continue to pile on Obama for skipping the border

Democrats continue to pile on Obama for skipping the border

Yet more Democrats are piling on President Barack Obama for skipping a visit to the U.S.-Mexico border during his recent trip to Texas.
White House transparent? Yes says new press secretary

White House transparent? Yes says new press secretary

(CNN) -- Press groups, prominent journalists and administration critics have all accused President Barack Obama of failing to live up to his commitment to have the "most transparent administration in history." To some, that pledge is
White House transparent? Yes says new press secretary

White House transparent? Yes says new press secretary

(CNN) -- Press groups, prominent journalists and administration critics have all accused President Barack Obama of failing to live up to his commitment to have the "most transparent administration in history." To some, that pledge is
O'Malley: U.S. shouldn't send immigrant children back to 'certain death'

O'Malley: U.S. shouldn't send immigrant children back to 'certain death'

(CNN) -- Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley advocated for sympathy for the surge of young Central American immigrants flooding the U.S.
Catching the summer of supermoons

Catching the summer of supermoons

(CNN) -- The first of this season's summer of supermoons filled the night sky over the weekend.
HIV/AIDS Fast Facts

HIV/AIDS Fast Facts

(CNN) -- Here's a look at what you need to know about AIDS and HIV globally, with a special focus on Africa. Facts: AIDS stands for acquired immunodeficiency syndrome, and is also called acquired immune deficiency syndrome.