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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.

Borders closed, arrivals banned: Ebola outbreak changes a region

West African nations are turning to drastic measures in a desperate effort to stem the spread of the deadly Ebola virus. Guinea has closed its border with Sierra Leone, a border police official told CNN.

Community outraged after police kill college-bound teen

A friend and witnesses say Missouri teen Michael Brown was unarmed and had his hands in the air when a Ferguson police officer shot and killed him, but that account is in dispute.