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2 gunmen caught on surveillance robbing Michigan nail salon

Masked gunmen staged a brazen day-time robbery at a busy Detroit beauty salon last week. Now, police hope someone can help identify the suspects caught on a terrifying surveillance tape.

Lion tries to play with child at El Paso zoo

One adorable encounter between an El Paso Zoo lion and a tiny tot is getting a lot of national attention.

Study: smartphone users have separation anxiety

If you can't get to your smartphone when it rings or buzzes, does your heart race? Does your brain get a little fuzzy?

10 dead after Texas prison bus collides with train

Officials with the Texas Department of Transportation confirm that they are are the scene of a multiple fatality crash involving a Texas Department of Criminal Justice transport bus on I-20 in Ector County near Penwell, Texas around 7:30 a.m.

Woman throws raw meat at police, says I'm here to 'feed the pigs'

A Massachusetts woman is accused of throwing raw bacon and sausage at a police station on Friday, saying she was there to "feed the pigs".

Arkansas gun range bans Muslims, Hindus

An Arkansas gun range owner is defending her decision to ban Muslims from her business. Jan Morgan, the owner of "The Gun Cave Indoor Firing Range" in Hot Springs, says she made the decision in the name of safety.

Gas is less than $2 at most U.S. stations

Gas for less than $2 a gallon is now available at most U.S. gas stations.

NASA: leak on ISS appears to be false alarm

U.S. astronauts scrambled into oxygen masks and staged a partial evacuation after an alarm sounded this morning on the International Space Station.

Obama prepares for State of Union speech

President Obama is headed to Iowa this afternoon for another preview of this State of The Union speech. This time he's talking about faster internet, but Republicans insist he's not setting the agenda.

Burst pipe turns Detroit home into frozen wonderland

A burst pipe has turned a Detroit, Michigan home into a frozen waterfall.

Florida middle school bans jackets with hoods

With last week's cooler temperatures, demand for jackets is up at Tyrone Middle School in St. Petersburg, Florida. But Tyrone and some other schools in Pinellas County prohibit students from wearing jackets with hoods.

Seattle dog rides public transit by itself

Public transportation in any city almost always attracts an assortment of characters, but a hairy bus rider that roams the aisle on all fours and licks the seats might be a little much for even the most open-minded commuters.

Students tear down goal posts, set fires after OSU victory

Excitement quickly turned to chaos on The Ohio State University's campus after the Buckeyes won the College Football National Championship Monday night.

‘Parking Lot Doctor’ fights to keep medical license in Mississippi

His office is a parking lot. His exam room is a car. Now 88-year-old Dr. Carrol Frazier Landrum is being asked to surrender his medical license.

Macklemore 'pops some trash' on Sesame Street

One man's trash is another puppet's treasure.