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SC florist creates Chicken McNugget boutonniere for prom

Greenville (WHNS) -- A KFC commercial is going viral, and a local florist is getting in on the action. Expressions Unlimited in Greenville is making a McNugget boutonniere to go along with the KFC chicken corsage.

91-year-old WWII vet receives POW medial in CO

A 91-year-old World War II veteran from Colorado received a POW medal on Monday. Dechant has already received a long list of medals and commendations.

'Blood moon' mesmerizes sky gazers

Stargazers glimpsed a rare treat as a "blood moon" crossed the Earth's shadow Tuesday. The moon took on a devilish glow as it appeared in different phases from 2 to 4 a.m. ET.

Boston Marathon 1 year later: Community gathers to pay tribute

It's been one year since a pair of blasts exploded at the end of the iconic Boston Marathon. Now, the city has begun to look forward, while honoring those who lost their lives and were injured last April.

Jewish center shootings: the gunman, the victims

Federal prosecutors plan to pursue hate crime charges against the man suspected of killing three people outside Jewish centers near Kansas City.

US Airways says lewd tweet was a mistake

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- It's not the first corporate Twitter blunder, but it might be one of the most obscene.

Dr. Mom develops skincare line for babies

Atlanta dermatologist Dr. Amy Kim has stepped into a whole new line of work. Along with her medical practice, she's developed a line of skincare products for babies.

Washington firm recalls dried egg products due to possible salmonella contamination

Nutriom LLC, a Lacey, Wash. establishment, is recalling an additional 82,884 pounds of processed egg products that may be contaminated with Salmonella, the U.S.

Navy mechanic gets to fly historic plane on 100th birthday!

A birthday wish gets its wings. "I'm ready to go!" Henry Miller is turning 100-years-old, and the centenarian is celebrating from the sky.

Obama marks Holy Week, reflects on Kansas shooting

President Barack Obama took time on Monday at a Holy Week prayer breakfast to reflect on the deadly shooting outside a Jewish community center in Kansas.

Famous New York bakery gives felons a sweet second chance

Yonkers, NY (WPIX) -- There's more than just the sweet smell of chocolate wafting through Greyston Bakery. There's also the buzz of opportunity.

WWII pilot brought home to Iowa after 70 years

Davenport, IA (WQAD) -- Iowa flags flew at half-staff in honor of a World War II pilot and Clinton native who was missing for 70 years.

Flavor Flav pleads guilty to domestic violence charges, avoids trial

Rapper and reality TV star Flavor Flav pleaded guilty to misdemeanor domestic violence charges in Las Vegas Monday.

Crazy things Americans tried to take on planes in 2013

Guns, grenades, human skull fragments and a pepper spray disguised as a lipstick -- just a few of the things confiscated by Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officers from travelers in U.S. airports last year.

Bear drags FL woman from house, family speaks about attack

A Florida woman is recovering after being attacked by a bear who ambled into her open garage and sifted through her garbage cans in search of food.