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Something green, something yellow: Oregon fans wed at Rose Bowl

PASADENA, California (CNN) -- Two obsessed Oregon Ducks football fans plunged into the end zone of holy matrimony in front of the Rose Bowl Thursday morning.

Cleveland transfers Tamir Rice investigation to county authorities

The investigation into the fatal shooting of a 12-year-old boy by a Cleveland police officer has been transferred to the Cuyahoga County Sheriff's Department, the city of Cleveland announced Friday.

Economists optimistic about 2015

The collapse of oil prices that sent gas prices plummeting was the gift that kept on giving for consumers at the end of 2014, and economists say that will likely continue for a while in 2015, saving drivers 750 dollars a year.

Mega ratings for ESPN's college football playoffs make cable TV history

The two highest-rated broadcasts in cable TV history now belong to ESPN thanks to the new college football playoffs.

Uber prices surge on New Year's Eve

New Year's Eve was a great night for many Uber drivers as rates surged. CNNMoney took a snapshot of rates in six U.S. cities at 1:30 a.m. and monitored social media to see what riders in other cities were experiencing.

Apple sued because iPhone isn't really 16 GB

If you have a 16 GB iPhone, you've probably noticed that you don't really have 16 GB of storage space

New bank could save the pot industry

Kristi Kelly owns legal marijuana stores in Colorado called Good Meds and has lost 23 bank accounts in five years.

Sen. Harry Reid breaks ribs, facial bones in New Year's Day accident

Sen. Harry Reid, 75, broke "a number of ribs and bones in his face" when he was exercising, and was kept overnight in a Nevada hospital, his office said Friday in a statement.

90-year-old twins die on the same day

After 90 years at each others side through thick and thin, twin sisters from the Metro East died on the same day. Both passed away on Christmas Day.

Oregon, Ohio State to meet in NCAA football championship

The matchup in the title game of the new college football playoff system likely wouldn't have happened in past years.

Turn signal lever stuck in Illinois man's arm for 51 years

Decades after a car wreck a mystery has been solved for a Granite City man. He had an unusual object removed from his arm and had no clue it was connected to the crash.

Ohio: husband, wife, & baby share New Year's birthday

Today is Raheen Stover's 36th birthday. It's also his wife's birthday. Qiana Stover turns 34 today. But wait! There's more and it's unbelievable. The couple's first baby was born today.

How to put down your smartphone and master the art of conversation

As smartphones bleed into all parts of our life, a common New Year's resolution for 2015 will be to cut down on phone usage and be more present in the moment. It's harder than it sounds.

Son decapitated mother over 'nagging,' Florida sheriff says

When the cops showed up to a subdivision Wednesday night in Oldsmar, Florida, it wasn't to break up a loud party or for any sort of bacchanalian revelry typical of New Year's Eve.

Denver gay couple's 'fabulous' response to hate crime

It was a message of hate delivered just in time for the holidays.