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'Death simulator' attraction to open in China

 We've all wondered what it's like to die.

Tractor Trailer spills Rice Krispies Treats; shuts down interstate

Parts of a major interstate in Oklahoma had to be shut down Saturday night because of Rice Krispies Treats.  You can see the boxes of the snacks spilled all over the roadway.

Three dogs die in hot car

Three dogs are dead and another is in serious condition after being left in a hot car for more than two hours during a hot day.

Report: Ebola outbreak probably started with 2-year-old in Guinea

 The worst outbreak of Ebola, which has killed 961 people and triggered an international public health emergency, may have started with a 2-year-o

Iraqi President appoints new prime minister

  Iraq's president appointed a new pr

Rory McIlroy targeting career grand slam at Augusta

Success just keeps on coming for Rory McIlroy, but the world's No. 1 golfer is already targeting more.

Outrage, unrest erupt after fatal shooting of Missouri teen by police

Confrontations between police and residents of a St. Louis suburb raged into the night after a fatal weekend shooting of a teen by an officer.

Roller coaster stops on track at Six Flags; rescue underway

Rescuers began pulling stranded riders from a roller coaster at Six Flags America in Maryland on Sunday after the ride halted on the tracks.

NASCAR's Tony Stewart hits, kills driver at dirt-track race in New York

NASCAR driver Tony Stewart hit and killed another driver who was walking on a track during a dirt-track race in upstate New York, authorities said early Sunday.

After 36 years, Argentine activist finds stolen grandson

Estela Carlotto's wish was to hug her grandson before she died -- a dream not easily granted to those like her who had a family member snatched at birth during Argentina's military dictatorship.