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Man pulls knife on bus, gets shot and killed by Connecticut police

Man pulls knife on bus, gets shot and killed by Connecticut police

A man pulled out a knife on a bus, leading to a melee that ended with a trooper shooting him dead.
Cops: Boy, 10, kills woman, 90, for yelling at him

Cops: Boy, 10, kills woman, 90, for yelling at him

"I killed that lady," the 10-year-old boy told a Pennsylvania state trooper, after a 90-year-old woman was found dead in the home of the boy's grandfather.
Gunshot residue found on clothing, body of teen shot by St. Louis officer

Gunshot residue found on clothing, body of teen shot by St. Louis officer

Lab results are back in the case of a teenager who died in a police shooting in St. Louis last week, and they show gun residue on the clothing and body of Vonderrit Myers, authorities said Tuesday.
Bowe Bergdahl's hometown uneasy about its one-time hero

Bowe Bergdahl's hometown uneasy about its one-time hero

In the days after Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl was released from nearly five years in captivity, yellow ribbons and banners celebrating his release decorated the main street, red-bricked storefronts of his hometown.

"Walking Dead" rises again with record-high ratings

It looks like there will be "No Sanctuary" for those trying to go up against AMC's apocalyptic mega-hit.
Barber accused of deliberately slashing customer's throat

Barber accused of deliberately slashing customer's throat

A 22-year-old South Bay barber was arrested Monday after he allegedly cut a customer's throat with a straight razor, deputies said.
Woman Gives Birth to Rare Twins Without Knowing She's Pregnant

Woman Gives Birth to Rare Twins Without Knowing She's Pregnant

An Ankeny woman went into a walk-in clinic with stomach pains and received news she never expected, she was pregnant with a rare set of twins and didn't even know it.
Same-Sex Marriage Fast Facts

Same-Sex Marriage Fast Facts

Here's some background information about same-sex marriage in the United States and worldwide. Facts:
3 ways the Catholic church should embrace gay rights

3 ways the Catholic church should embrace gay rights

The Catholic church can't have it both ways on gay rights.
2014 In Review Fast Facts

2014 In Review Fast Facts

Here is a look back at the events of 2014, so far. Notable U.S. Events: January 1 - Colorado legalizes the purchase of marijuana for recreational purposes.
MN woman, 114, has to lie about age to sign up for Facebook

MN woman, 114, has to lie about age to sign up for Facebook

When Anna Stoehr recently created her Facebook page, she did what many youngsters have done to bypass age requirements. Anna lied about her date of birth.
Hillary Clinton heckled by man with a bullhorn

Hillary Clinton heckled by man with a bullhorn

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- A man with a bullhorn interrupted Hillary Clinton on Sunday during a speech she was giving in San Diego.
Obama on ISIS: Expect 'long-term campaign'

Obama on ISIS: Expect 'long-term campaign'

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Emerging from a closed meeting with the heads of foreign militaries, President Obama told reporters the effort to dismantle the terror group ISIS "is going to be a long-term campaign. "

Twin surprise!

An Iowa woman went into a walk-in clinic with stomach pains and received news she never expected, she was pregnant with a rare set of twins and didn't even know it.

Too old for Facetime?

When Anna Stoehr recently created her Facebook page, she did what many youngsters have done to bypass age requirements. Anna lied about her date of birth.