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$2.9 million settlement reached in West Virginia chemical spill

$2.9 million settlement reached in West Virginia chemical spill

A settlement was reached Friday with the company at the center of a January chemical leak that contaminated the water supply for 300,000 West Virginians, according to an attorney for the plaintiffs.
Athlete, football fans, vacationing family among Malaysia Airlines crash victims

Athlete, football fans, vacationing family among Malaysia Airlines crash victims

A nun, an international athlete and a family traveling on summer vacation. The victims aboard Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 came from around the world and held a wide range of hopes and dreams.
Triple murder suspect goes from guilty to innocent and back to guilty

Triple murder suspect goes from guilty to innocent and back to guilty

Courtroom experts call it a one-of-kind murder mystery that some people believe has yet to be completely solved.

Dog's scent can help detect prostate cancer

It turns out dogs can be more than just man's best friend. Although not conclusive, growing evidence points researches in the direction that dogs are able to sniff out cancers.
Bill Clinton on Malaysian airliner: 'It's pretty tough'

Bill Clinton on Malaysian airliner: 'It's pretty tough'

 Former President Bill Clinton said that AIDS researchers among the 298 killed when a Malaysia Airlines jetliner was shot down over eastern Ukraine on Thursday were "doing so much good."
Jeb Bush, Rubio lay low on border crisis

Jeb Bush, Rubio lay low on border crisis

Three Republicans with lofty aspirations nearly had their political careers derailed over risky positions on immigration.

MH17: Grief and mourning at Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport

Deep red roses, waxy white lilies and bright, cheery sunflowers; as single blooms and in large bouquets, they pile up close to desk 29 at Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport.
Report: Father beats up man sexually abusing his son

Report: Father beats up man sexually abusing his son

The picture of a battered inmate has gone viral after a father allegedly beat the suspect when he found him sexually abusing his child.

Appeal court overturns Berlusconi convictions in underage sex case

 An Italian appeal court has overturned former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's convictions for sex with an underage prostitute and abuse of power.
The story of how IFC committed to 'Boyhood' - the incredibly risky '12 Year Project'

The story of how IFC committed to 'Boyhood' - the incredibly risky '12 Year Project'

On the ever-changing balance sheets of the independent film company IFC, there has been one constant since 2002: "The Twelve Year Project."
Captain America being replaced by African-American partner

Captain America being replaced by African-American partner

Move over, Steve Rogers. Let the Falcon take wing. The Falcon, aka Sam Wilson, is taking over as Captain America from Rogers, Marvel announced Wednesday.
Charges to be dropped against AZ mom who left kids in hot car

Charges to be dropped against AZ mom who left kids in hot car

Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery says he'll dismiss child abuse charges against an Arizona mother accused of leaving her children in a hot car while she interviewed for a job.
Firefighter obesity a big problem

Firefighter obesity a big problem

The need for firefighters to be fit seems obvious: A fire ax weighs around 20 pounds, and an oxygen tank can be up to 50.
Baby dinosaur replica returned to N.C. museum

Baby dinosaur replica returned to N.C. museum

A wide-eyed, open-mouthed model of a dinosaur hatchling, the theft of which apparently was captured by surveillance cameras, is safely back in its nest at a North Carolina museum exhibit.

Body mistaken for mannequin

A mannequin or a body? Two men hired to clean out a vacant house in Spring Hill thought they had just found a mannequin.