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3-year-old accidentally shoots, kills mother in Oklahoma

A Tulsa, Oklahoma woman is dead after her toddler son accidentally shot her in the head. police say.

Half marathons are booming in popularity among women

A lot of folks will burn their Thanksgiving calories before the big meal Thursday morning with race events called Turkey Trots. It's nothing new for a growing number of women, who are off to the races in record numbers.

Officer Darren Wilson issues statement

Officer Darren Wilson wrote a letter to supporters, which was released by an anonymous source after the grand jury's decision not to return an indictment in the shooting of Michael Brown.

Daylight reveals charred remains of buildings in Ferguson

Morning light unveiled smouldering streets in Ferguson, Missouri.

Violent protests follow decision not to indict Officer Darren Wilson

Violent protests erupted in Ferguson, Missouri overnight following word that a grand jury will not indict police officer Darren Wilson for fatally shooting unarmed teenager Michael Brown.

Ferguson Grand Jury does not indict Officer Darren Wilson

A Missouri Grand Jury has decided not to indict Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson for the shooting death of 18 year old Michael Brown on August 9, St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney Robert McCulloch said Monday night.

Landrieu hitting field before Monday Night Football

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10 ways to survive holiday travel

Forget the annual Thanksgiving debate over your mother's turkey-roasting method or your uncle's political sideswiping.

Top 400 richest taxpayers earned an average $265 million in 2010

The top 400 richest taxpayers not only earned a lot more money in 2010 than in 2009, they also took a smaller tax hit.

Colorado mother chooses baby's life over her own

The mother of Declan Jay Bugal died shortly after giving birth to what doctors at the Medical Center of Aurora described as a 7-pound, 4-ounce-miracle.

TSA confiscates record number of guns at airports

Here's a holiday travel tip for you: Don't try to board an airplane with a gun in your carry-on.

The potential fates of Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson

Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson will either continue to be a free man or will endure one of the most highly publicized criminal trials since Trayvon Martin's killer faced a jury.

Man forced to vacate presidential hotel suite to make room for Obama

After speaking at a Nevada high school about his immigration reform policy last week, President Obama decided to stay in Las Vegas for some rest and relaxation before heading back to Washington.

Naked man drops from ceiling, assaults elderly person at Boston airport

A naked man who fell through the drop ceiling of a woman's bathroom at Logan Airport will face a judge on Monday.

Grand jury decision on indictment of police officer Darren Wilson could come today

A grand jury decision on the possible indictment of Ferguson, Missouri police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of unarmed teenager Michael Brown could come today.