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Suspect sought in Kentucky high school shooting; student injured

Authorities are searching for a suspect after a shooting at a high school in Kentucky left one student injured, a spokeswoman said.

Prosecutor likely to seek death penalty in Oklahoma beheading

Alton Alexander Nolen, 30, was charged Tuesday with first-degree murder and attempted murder in the beheading of a 54-year-old woman last week at his former workplace in Oklahoma and in the stabbing attack on another woman, said Cleveland Count

DNA links suspect in Hannah Graham case to 2 missing Virginia women

DNA evidence links Jesse Matthew, a suspect in this month's disappearance of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham, to the death of Virginia Tech student Morgan Harrington, who disappeared in 2009, a law enforcement source told CNN M

Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps arrested for DUI

Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps was arrested early Tuesday morning in Maryland on a DUI charge, according to the Maryland Transportation Authority.

Nine-year old weighed 17lbs at death - parents charged

Pennsylvania authorities have charged a couple with criminal homicide after the death of their nine-year old son from starvation.

Meet Chelsea Clinton's daughter, Charlotte

Chelsea Clinton and her new baby checked out of the hospital Monday. A Clinton spokesperson says she gave birth to her daughter, Charlotte Clinton Mezvinsky on Friday.

Afghanistan signs deal keeping U.S. troops beyond 2014

 The United States and Afghanistan signed a long-delayed security agreement Tuesday that will allow U.S.

Hong Kong's leader to protesters: China won't back down

 As dusk fell on Hong Kong Tuesday, the mass of protesters packing the city's streets continued to swell.

Walmart says Tracy Morgan should have worn a seat belt

 Walmart has responded to a lawsuit filed by Tracy Morgan over a deadly car crash that left the comedian in critical condition.

Source: DNA links Hannah Graham suspect to Harrington killing

 DNA evidence links Jesse Matthew, a suspect in this month's disappearance of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham, to the death of Vi