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Homeowner faces charges for shooting teen who broke in, held 3 at gunpoint

A young man is now in jail and another is facing charges after a home invasion and shooting in Walker, Louisiana, according to the Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office.

529 plans may soon cover more college expenses

The rules governing 529 college savings plans may soon become more flexible.

Cyber-bullies target child fighting for her life

A South Carolina toddler has been fighting for her life since birth. Now, she and her family have to fend off internet bullies.

Hyundai recalls 200,000 vehicles for power steering defect

Hyundai is recalling more than 200,000 vehicles that could have a power steering defect that increases the risk of a crash, according to documents posted by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration on Saturday.

Hyundai recalls 200,000 vehicles for power steering defect

Hyundai is recalling more than 200,000 vehicles that could have a power steering defect that increases the risk of a crash, according to documents posted by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration on Saturday.

7 stocks Wall Street thinks will soar this year

The bull market in stocks is getting old.

Shatner defends absence from Nimoy's funeral

William Shatner is defending himself on Twitter as his decision to skip Leonard Nimoy's funeral Sunday became front-page tabloid fodder.

14-year-old girl killed after Facebook spat, planned videotaped fight

The fatal feud started with a squabble on Facebook, devolved into a planned brawl at a park, and ended with a 14-year-old girl dead.

Kerry: ISIS is being defeated

Secretary of State John Kerry insisted that the United States' allies in the Middle East remain on course to defeat ISIS -- though he acknowledged the challenge in Syria is a particularly difficult one.

Massachusetts police: Teen's texts encouraged friend to commit suicide

A Massachusetts teenager faces a pretrial hearing in April on involuntary manslaughter charges for allegedly sending text messages urging a friend to commit suicide, even after he expressed second thoughts, authorities said Saturday.