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Killer meatloaf? Lawsuit claims couple died after tainted Bob Evans meal

The children of an elderly West Virginia couple who passed away months apart in late 2012 and early 2013 are blaming their deaths on a restaurant chain's meatloaf.

Gruesome discovery: Small bodies inside abandoned storage locker

When Regina Zimmer bid $40 on an abandoned storage unit in Colfax, California, near Sacramento, all she did before the purchase was look at the unit from the outside and hope to find something valuable.
Lost on a plane: Woman claims FedEx misplaced her snake

Lost on a plane: Woman claims FedEx misplaced her snake

A rare python barely makes it home for the holidays after a Norman woman says FedEx lost her snake. Henry the Angolan python is like many of us during the holidays.
Russia crisis hurts these brands the most

Russia crisis hurts these brands the most

Russia's economic turmoil is already spreading to companies in the West and many are bracing for an even bigger blow to earnings.
Obama and Putin: From frosty to frozen

Obama and Putin: From frosty to frozen

The tanking Russian economy seems to be doing little to encourage President Vladimir Putin to repair relations with the West.
5 burning questions for Obama

5 burning questions for Obama

President Barack Obama is set to close a week jam-packed with news of a breakthrough with Cuba and new tensions with North Korea on Friday with a 1:30 p.m. EST news conference.
Russian crisis kills big German gas deal

Russian crisis kills big German gas deal

Fallout from the Russian crisis continues to spread with the cancellation of a big gas deal with Germany.
Appreciation: The man who was 'Stephen Colbert'

Appreciation: The man who was 'Stephen Colbert'

Goodbye, Stephen Colbert. We hardly knew you. In fact, that was the idea, wasn't it?

VIDEO: Accidental Albuquerque police shooting

An Albuquerque, New Mexico woman's home turned into a nightmare Sunday when a bullet came through the floor above, hitting her brother.
The Pentagon has a new name for ISIS

The Pentagon has a new name for ISIS

There's yet another new name for ISIS among those fighting against the terror group. Daesh.
The Pentagon has a new name for ISIS

The Pentagon has a new name for ISIS

There's yet another new name for ISIS among those fighting against the terror group. Daesh.

Bear vs. Santa

A California photographer captured amazing video after setting up several remote cameras in the Angeles National Forest. He set up a Santa Claus doll in hopes of recording it with a mountain lion.

TSA: Gun seizures increase

As crowds pack the airports to try to get home in time for the holidays, Transportation Security Administration agents across the country are finding weapons at an alarming rate.

Boston bomber in court

Accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev appeared in court for the first time since July 2013 Thursday, arriving at Boston's federal courthouse before dawn under heavy security.

Sony faces backlash

"The Interview" can't escape the spotlight. Sony Entertainment has been blasted on social media and in the press for pulling the film in the wake of a hacking attack and threats against its release.