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Witnesses contradict official account of police shooting that left suspect critically injured

Conflicting accounts surround a Florida police shooting that left a suspect critically injured.

Gas below $2 a gallon could be nationwide by sping 2015

Two dollar gas is making headlines right now, but prices at the pump are still sliding lower. Prices well below $2 a gallon could be common nationwide by spring, 2015.

How police body cameras affect officers and citizens

With no let-up in the nationwide protests over the police killings in Ferguson and Staten Island, the family of Michael Brown is backing President Obama's call for more police to use body cameras.

6 killed when small plane crashes into Maryland house

[Breaking news update, posted at 5:00 p.m. Monday]

Royal couple to attend Brooklyn Nets game during NYC visit

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge continued their whirlwind tour of New York and Washington Monday, with William and Kate drawing large crowds of fans and the curious wherever they went.

Mom outraged after 6-year-old son is handcuffed at school

A Stone Mountain, Georgia mother is outraged after her 6-year-old was handcuffed for misbehaving at Pine Ridge Elementary School. Her child, Patrick, is a first-grader there and is a special needs student.

Firefighters battle massive blaze at L.A. construction site

Los Angeles firefighters spent Monday morning battling two fires, both in apartment buildings: one under construction, the other under renovation, fire officials said.

Florida man hopes to recover great-grandfather's stolen war medals

A Winter Park, Florida resident is hoping police can recover several war medals stolen from his home.

French Toast Crunch cereal is back

2006 was the year Twitter debuted and Pluto was demoted to dwarf planet status. It was also the last time French Toast Crunch cereal was for sale in U.S. stores.

LIST: 2014 Bowl Game Schedule

The 2014 college football regular season has come to an end and now all that's left are bowl games and the first-ever College Football Playoff games!

Activist group wants all toy guns banned after Tamir Rice shooting

A Birmingham, Alabama activist group is urging the ban of fake guns sales across the country.

5-year-old does his part to save neighbor from burning home

5-year-old Mason Mather was sitting in his family's Mundy, Michigan living room Sunday morning when he says he noticed smoke coming from a neighbor's garage.

28 Internet acronyms every parent should know

If you think you are tech savvy all because you know what "LOL" means, let me test your coolness. Any idea what "IWSN" stands for in Internet slang? It's a declarative statement: I want sex now.

How to save on last minute holiday travel

With Christmas less than three weeks away it's not too late to book that last minute holiday vacation. Whether it's a getaway to relax or a trip to see family and friends, deals are out there.

Police dog saves Utah boy’s life after falling into manhole

Of all the things Copper has found during his 6-year career as a West Valley City, Utah police dog, his biggest find yet may be Kollin Bailey.