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Supreme Court strikes down controversial DOMA provision

The Supreme Court has struck down a key provision of the federal Defense of Marriage Act, ruling that same-sex spouses legally married in a state may receive federal benefits.

GRAPHIC VIDEO: 'Nanny cam' catches burglar brutally attack homeowner

A nanny-cam was rolling as a burglar brutally attacked a homeowner while her young child sat in the same room. Now, police in Millburn, New Jersey are asking the public to look at the video, and help identify the attacker.

GRAPHIC VIDEO: Man punches ex-wife in the face while she holds her 2-year-old son

The face of an Arizona man seen on surveillance video punching a woman in the face has a lot of people talking. It's a slap then, moments later, a punch in the face that has a lot of people outraged.

Who is NFL star Aaron Hernandez?

Attorneys for the New England Patriots' tight end Aaron Hernandez are finally speaking up as the football player remains behind closed doors at his home in North Attleborough, Massachusetts.

After 4 years, Michael Jackson's son to testify about father's death

Four years after Michael Jackson died, his oldest son is ready to tell a jury about the last days of his life.

Immigration reform passes key Senate test

The Senate signaled its support on Monday for a bipartisan measure strengthening border security in the comprehensive "Gang of Eight" immigration reform bill, a sweeping blueprint that promises to overhaul America's immigration po

Hey y'all, Paula Deen loses another major sponsor after admitting to using racial slur

Paula Deen has lost another major sponsor. Smithfield Foods has terminated its contract with the celebrity chef after she admitted using a racial slur. Her comments became public in a lawsuit deposition.

Another 787 Dreamliner diverted for mechanical problem

A United Airlines 787 Dreamliner was diverted early Sunday due to a mechanical problem, the third such incident for Dreamliners in six days.

Start the countdown! Twinkies return to shelves July 15

Good news Twinkies fans, your beloved snack is due back on shelves on July 15.