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Arrest made in Auburn football player's killing

Police have arrested Markale Deandra Hart, 22, in connection with the shooting death of a freshman Auburn University football player, the Auburn Police Division said in a news release Sunday.

10 Sandy Hook families sue Bushmaster

Parents of 9 children along with one teacher, who survived the mass shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School, are suing the businesses behind the Bushmaster rifle, which was used in the massacre.

Sony Corporation discusses hacking attack

The leadership team at Sony Pictures met behind closed doors with employees Monday to discuss the threat of a "Christmas gift" from the group that has hacked the company's private files and emails.

Woman tracks down owner of $800 found in parking lot

A walk into the back offices of Midwest Eye Care in Omaha, Nebraska Friday led to a meeting between two women who had never met. The only thing they shared in common was the same doctor's office.

Parents receive their bundles of joy in sequential orders

(CNN) -- They won't be able to count for a few years, but when the time comes, they'll be able to practice by using their unusual birthdays.

3 Alabama inmates back in custody after violent jailbreak

Three Alabama inmates are back behind bars after a violent jailbreak and intense manhunt. The trio escaped over the weekend in a plot that the sheriff called "out of a movie".

How 'Gone with the Wind' became America's biggest blockbuster

Today marks the 75th anniversary of the biggest blockbuster in American history.

NY woman rings bell for Salvation Army on 103rd Birthday

"I'm the happiest person in the world today, to think I'm 103 years old and feel as good as I do," says Pearl Sutphen.

Washington police officers save heart attack victim on dashcam video

Police officers have been in the spotlight lately for some questionable behavior caught on camera. But two Tukwila, Washington police officers were caught on camera doing a very good thing: saving a man's life.

How to ensure your holiday packages arrive on time

So you're done with your shopping. Now can you beat the shipping deadlines? A few basic tips can help insure your package arrives intact and on time.

Dick Cheney strongly defends CIA’s interrogation techniques

Former Vice President Dick Cheney is fighting back against a senate report that accuses the CIA of torturing terror suspects.

Iowa replaces drivers license with app

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Iowa is taking plastic drivers licenses into the digital age.

The most annoying type of airline passenger is ...

(CNN) -- Hey, seat-kicker! We get that you paid for an airline seat that already seems too tiny. And now someone has reclined their seat into your lunch.

Inventors create armrest to end flight battles

(CNN) -- Could this device finally bring a peaceful end to the great arms race in the sky?

Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac to make mortgages easier to come by

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- For years now, if you didn't have near perfect credit and a hefty 20% down payment, chances were slim that lenders would give you a mortgage. But that's all about to change.