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Sheriff to young woman's supporters: Teen sex case is about age, not gay rights

Kaitlyn Hunt's supporters say she is being prosecuted because she was in a sexual relationship with someone of the same sex.

Severe storms slam recovering Oklahoma City area

Pounding rain soaked tornado-ravaged Moore, Oklahoma, on Thursday morning, and winds sent pieces of debris flying, hindering recovery efforts three days after the devastating tornado.

Butcher selling 'pot infused pork'

Marijuana infused pork? It's a real delicacy that a butcher in Seattle is serving up in the city's famed Pike Place Market.

VIDEO: Man spills wife's beer during Cubs game, wife gets revenge

You never know where a home run ball will land. Sometimes you catch them and sometimes they hit you square in the face.

Analyzing Your Fourth of July Celebration: How Much Can You Save?

Every time there’s a reason to celebrate, people will go out of their way to have a good time, relax and just be happy; this is always a common scene during the holidays

What Traits and Skills Make a Good Nurse?

 A nurse has an important job to do, which is primarily to take care of patients.

Memorial Day travel to dip this year

The volume of travel during Memorial Day weekend is expected to decline slightly this year, said AAA on Wednesday, due to a steep drop in air travel amid a shaky economy.

The cult of 'Arrested Development' returns

Seven years after its finale, one of the greatest cult hits in television history is making a return. "Arrested Development" lasted three season during its initial run on FOX, with critical acclaim but dismal ratings.

IRS official expected to take the 5th at congressional hearing

For the third time in less than a week, a congressional committee on Wednesday will seek answers from the Internal Revenue Service about the targeting of conservative groups detailed by the agency watchdog.

9 myths about drones and Guantanamo

Editor's note: Peter Bergen is CNN's national security analyst, a director at the New America Foundation and the author of "Manhunt: The Ten-Year Search for bin Laden -- From 9/11 to Abbottabad," the basis for the HBO