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Tensions remain high between Mayor de Blasio and NYPD

Tensions remain high between New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and members of the city's police force.

Massachusetts mom pleads not guilty to killing her babies

A mother whose infants were found dead amid squalid conditions in her Massachusetts home pleaded not guilty Monday to two counts of murder and other charges.

‘Screech’ actor appears in court after alleged stabbing incident

Dustin Diamond, the actor who played Screech on TV's "Saved By The Bell" appeared in a Wisconsin court today. Diamond is accused of stabbing a man in a bar fight on Christmas Day.

Former Virginia officer uses blue lights to support law enforcement

A Virginia man is leading a crusade to support law enforcement and all it takes is a few light bulbs. With just the flick of a switch and a few colored light bulbs,

Facebook's 'Year in Review' brings up tragic events

In December, Facebook routinely lets users revisit the year by highlighting some their most popular posts and photos in an online scrapbook assembled in part from "likes" and comments.

Beretta wants to be U.S. Army's new gun. Again.

The Italian gunmaker Beretta wants to be the U.S. Army's standard-issue handgun one more time. Beretta has been supplying the Army with its M9 handgun for the last 30 years.

Obama sorry golf schedule changed wedding location

A childhood friend of an Army captain whose wedding was moved to accommodate a round of golf for President Barack Obama said the bride and groom had to quickly scramble to find a Plan B.

Babysitters prepare for business on New Years

New Year's Eve is one of the biggest nights on the calendar in the babysitting world.

Officers shot at in Florida and Los Angeles

Two Los Angeles police officers were shot at Sunday night while they drove their patrol car in the southern part of the city, police said. The officers returned fire, authorities said, and no one was injured.

Texas couple finds WWII love letters in attic

When Andy Green went into the attic of his Lubbock, Texas home to unblock a drier vent he uncovered treasure.

Legal ‘moonshine’ distilleries bring corn whisky out of the dark

New Year's Eve is just around the corner and many Americans plan to celebrate with a drink.

Google fights Marriott's plan to block Wi-Fi hotspots

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Google and Microsoft have joined a growing chorus of businesses that oppose Marriott's attempt to block guests' Wi-Fi hotspots in their hotel rooms.

PlayStation, Xbox users forced offline in possible attack

(CNN) -- Sony's PlayStation and Microsoft's Xbox Live gaming networks were experiencing widespread problems on Christmas Day as a hacker group claimed responsibility for an attack.

5 highlights on Jeb Bush as he considers 2016 presidential election

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- A trove of emails from former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush's time in Tallahassee reveal a hands-on chief executive who was a prolific Blackberry user.

Rare eye disease affects mother, 2 daughters

(CNN) -- Joy Ross says it was love at first touch. Ross, who is now blind, likes to tease that she met her husband, George, on a blind date. At the end of the night, he took her hands in his.