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Violence flares again in Missouri town where police shot teen

Hours after federal civil rights investigators and the FBI opened an inquiry into the death of a teenager shot by a police officers in Ferguson, Missouri, violence flared again in the St. Louis suburb.

Robin Williams dies of suspected suicide

Comedic actor Robin Williams died at his Northern California home Monday, law enforcement officials said. Williams was 63.

What we know about Michael Brown's shooting

 It's a case of he said, he said. The accounts of why a police officer fatally shot Michael Brown on a street in Ferguson, Missouri, this weekend couldn't be more disparate.

Dwayne Johnson's mom survives crash; 'The Rock' says 'hug your family tighter'

Dwayne Johnson's mother and cousin survived a head-on collision with a drunken driver last week, the actor said Sunday.

'Death simulator' attraction to open in China

 We've all wondered what it's like to die.

Tractor Trailer spills Rice Krispies Treats; shuts down interstate

Parts of a major interstate in Oklahoma had to be shut down Saturday night because of Rice Krispies Treats.  You can see the boxes of the snacks spilled all over the roadway.

Three dogs die in hot car

Three dogs are dead and another is in serious condition after being left in a hot car for more than two hours during a hot day.

Report: Ebola outbreak probably started with 2-year-old in Guinea

 The worst outbreak of Ebola, which has killed 961 people and triggered an international public health emergency, may have started with a 2-year-o

Iraqi President appoints new prime minister

  Iraq's president appointed a new pr

Rory McIlroy targeting career grand slam at Augusta

Success just keeps on coming for Rory McIlroy, but the world's No. 1 golfer is already targeting more.