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Rolling Stone apologizes over account of UVA gang rape

Rolling Stone magazine apologized to readers Friday for a story it published chronicling one woman's account of a gang rape at a University of Virginia fraternity house and the school's failure to respond to that alleged assault.

Ratings snag for NBC's 'Peter Pan Live!'

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- The Boy Who Wouldn't Grow Up was no match for the Von Trapp's.

Woman accused of faking cancer, collecting more than $18,000

A woman is being accused by her friends of collecting more than $18,000 for terminal cancer that she never had. Erin Talpey claimed to have terminal brain cancer with just months to live and asked people for help on Facebook.

Orion splashes down after first, 2-orbit test flight

 (CNN) -- [Breaking news update, published at 11:35 a.m. ET] NASA's Orion capsule has splashed down in the Pacific Ocean after its first, unmanned, two-orbit test flight.

2014 is best year for job gains since 1999

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Hiring surged in November as employers added 321,000 jobs, crowning 2014 as the strongest year for job growth since 1999.<

Who's hiring? Almost everyone

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Jobs, jobs, jobs.

Obama nominates Ash Carter to lead Defense, Hagel not at ceremony

President Barack Obama will announce Friday that Ash Carter is his pick to replace outgoing-Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, the White House confirms.

Starbucks wants to be the "Willy Wonka of coffee"

 It's big, shiny and always churning. And it's fancy -- a whole lot fancier than your corner Starbucks.

Breaking Bad's Aaron Paul has a new app: Yo B*tch

 AMC's "Breaking Bad" might be over -- but actor Aaron Paul hasn't gotten over his character.

The parents who canceled Christmas

 They are the parents who canceled Christmas.