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Taco Bell app: making fast food faster

Making fast food faster? That's what Taco Bell hopes to do when it rolls our nationwide mobile ordering later this year.

Gun sales are plunging

Sales of guns and ammo are losing steam after a frenzied run-up sparked by fears of greater restrictions in the wake of the Newtown shooting and other massacres.

Hockey: US tops Russia in OT thriller

 In a heart-pounding finish, Team USA punched a victory Saturday against Russia, in what is one of the hockey world's greatest rivalries.

GM recalls 778,000 cars for faulty ignition

General Motors announced a recall of about 780,000 vehicles in North America due to faulty ignition switches that can cause the engine to shut off unexpectedly.

'Waltons' actor Ralph Waite dies at age 85

Veteran character actor Ralph Waite -- who many knew best from his time on "The Waltons," though he also had regular roles in more recent series like "Bones" and "NCIS" -- has died. He was 85.

What makes a room 'romantic'?

It's Valentine's Day, and you want that dining room, that study -- that bedroom -- to feel romantic.

Have I told you lately that I love you?

Editor's note: Kat Kinsman is the managing editor of CNN Eatocracy. I was the first one to say "I love you."

Indonesian volcano erupts, killing 3 and grounding flights

A volcano eruption in Indonesia killed three people and forced tens of thousands more out of their homes, the disaster management agency said Friday.

From bean to bar: Why chocolate will never taste the same again

It's cocoa season across the southern half of the Ivory Coast. The pods are ripe for picking, some turning from green to yellow, like bananas.

Pope Francis talks language of love with couples on Valentine's Day

In a gesture toward the romance of Valentine's Day, Pope Francis on Friday gave his advice on how to have a happy marriage before thousands of young engaged couples.