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2014 awards show season 101

It's a new year and Hollywood is once again about to embark on a major awards show crush. Every year it seems like there are more and more events to keep track of, winner polls to enter at work and shows to add to your DVR.

NFL: Temperatures plummet in Green Bay as San Francisco 49ers beat Packers

American football players and fans alike braved bone-chilling conditions in Green Bay Sunday during one of the coldest games in National Football League (NFL) history.

RNC winter meeting to make time for anti-abortion rights rally

 The Republican National Committee will free up a couple of hours during its winter meeting this January so members can attend the annual March for Life in Washington, CNN confirmed Monday.

Jet crashes on landing at Aspen, Colorado, airport, killing 1

A small plane crashed while trying to land at the Aspen, Colorado, airport Sunday, killing the co-pilot and injuring two others aboard, said Alex Burchetta with the Pitkin County Sheriff's Office.

'Historic and life-threatening' freeze brings rare danger warning

On Monday morning, Nashville was 40 degrees colder than Albany, New York. Memphis, Tennessee, was 20 degrees colder than Anchorage, Alaska. And Atlanta was colder than Moscow.

VIDEO: NY set to permit limited use of medical marijuana

New York is about to be the latest state to significantly loosen marijuana laws. That's according to the New York Times.

VIDEO: Chinese officials seize 3 tons of crystal meth

Police in China have seized three tons of crystal meth from a village notorious for drug production. More than 180 people were also arrested in and around Boshe.

VIDEO: US Army Sergeant Major, wife find racial slur on valet ticket after leaving restaurant

An interracial couple is outraged after they say they were the target of racism while leaving a popular suburban Atlanta restaurant.

VIDEO: Mitt Romney accepts MSNBC anchor's apology after she mocks family photo featuring adopted grandson

Mitt Romney says it's time to move on from the controversy surrounding an MSNBC panel mocking a family Christmas card that showed him holding his adopted black grandchild.

Snapchat tweaks security after massive hack

 Snapchat will add new privacy features after a hack last week that exposed millions of phone numbers and user names from the popular photo- and video-sharing app.