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IOS 8 is coming today: How to get it -- and whether you should

  IPhone and iPad owners rejoice!

Soldiers return home from Afghanistan - toddler rushes formation to give mom a hug

More than 130 soldiers with the Minnesota National Guard returned from Afghanistan after serving there for nine months. A crowd of cheering friends and family members were there to greet them. 

Source: Joan Rivers' doctor took selfie, began biopsy before her cardiac arrest

 The cardiac arrest leading to Joan Rivers' death happened as the comedian's personal doctor began performing a biopsy on her vocal cords,

Thousands attempt hula hoop Guinness World Record

This is enough to make your head spin. Three-thousand residents from all 50 districts of Bangkok participated in a mass Hula Hoop dance event Sunday.

And the world's busiest airport is ...

 It's probably no surprise to anyone who has flown through Atlanta that the city's airport is still the busiest passenger airport in the w

Stolen cell phone racks up $500,000 bill in a single day

 Think your vacation cell phone bill is high?

Scotland in last day of campaigning before independence vote

 Politicians are making their final pleas to Scottish voters Wednesday, the last day of campaigning before they head to the ballot box to vote on

Father charged in son's slaying 31 years later

 It's been 31 years since Stanley Guidroz first reported his 3-year-old son missing in Tacoma, Washington.

Parents of Aurora shooting victim sue ammo sellers

 The parents of a woman killed during the Colorado theater shooting two years ago are suing four online retailers for negligence.

Vikings: Adrian Peterson won't play until legal issues are resolved

 Running back Adrian Peterson will not play for the Minnesota Vikings until his legal issues are resolved, the team said early Wednesday.