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A-Rod Grocery store seeks a new name

The name A-Rod seems to have tarnished not only baseball, but also bodegas.

Public memorial set for Hannah Anderson's mom, brother

Nearly three weeks after authorities found their charred remains in a family friend's home, Hannah Anderson's mother and brother will be remembered Saturday at a public memorial service.

Lawsuit against Paula Deen dismissed

A judge has dismissed a lawsuit against celebrity chef, Paula Deen. It is not known if there was a settlement in the case.

Teen arrested for allegedly beating 88-year-old WWII veteran to death

A juvenile has been arrested by Spokane police in connection with the beating death of an 88-year-old World War II veteran this week, police said Friday.

911 caller: Oklahoma killing may be gang-related

As an Oklahoma town comes to grips with the apparent senseless killing of an Australian baseball player on their streets, one man is offering a possible motive.

Arrest made in Spokane beating death of WWII vet

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Beatles' promoter, agent Sid Bernstein dies at 95

Sid Bernstein, the promoter and agent who first brought the Beatles to America, has died, his publicist said in a statement. Bernstein booked Carnegie Hall after the Beatles made television gold on The Ed Sullivan Show.

Sprint is putting online safety in kids' hands with new games and videos

In new videos and a game launched this month on www.NSTeens.org, the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children and Sprint (NYSE:S) are challenging tweens (8-12 year olds) to think about the choices they’re making online.

Kids fire up the kitchen for the series premiere of "MasterChef Junior" on FOX

Move over grown-ups! Kids take over the kitchen on the series premiere of culinary competition series MASTERCHEF JUNIOR airing Friday, Sept. 27 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX.

Georgia school shooting suspect was arrested in March

A man accused of opening fire at an Atlanta-area elementary school this week had been arrested five months earlier on suspicion of threatening to kill his brother, a district attorney in Georgia's Henry County said Wednesday.