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Atlanta rapper, reality star gets shot at mother’s funeral

Rapper and reality TV star "Benzino" is recovering after being shot at his mother's funeral. Benzino, also known as Raymond Scott, is a cast member on VH1's "Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta".

Common costly tax errors

With about two weeks to go before the filing deadline, it's crunch time for taxpayers who haven't yet completed, or started, a tax return.

Tidal Wave of Waste: Sewage spills everywhere in northern Kentucky town

Sewage is spilling after a water treatment tank in Bullitt County rips apart. "It went boom," a witness, Steven Booth said.

GA man charged for taking $25K mistakenly deposited in account

An 18-year-old Georgia man turned himself in Friday after being charged with stealing thousands that was mistakenly deposited into his bank account.

VA couple wins lottery 3 times in 1 month

Portsmouth, VA (WTKR) -- Calvin and Zatera Spencer are having an amazing month. First they won $1 million in the March 12 Powerball drawing. Then on March 26, Mr.

BR among top 10 worst US cities for spring allergies

 If you're cursing Mother Nature right now, we understand. The official start of spring was March 20, and yet signs of winter abound.

Kindergarten girl becomes victim of cyber bullying after trip to Walmart

Seneca, SC (WHNS) -- An Upstate family is outraged and looking for answers after they say their kindergartner became

Suspect in Craigslist killing tells newspaper she killed in FL, SC, AK

A 19-year-old woman charged with killing a Pennsylvania man she met through Craigslist has given a second jailhouse interview and provided specific details about other killings she claims to have committed.

Teen to government: Change your typeface, save millions

An e. You can write it with one fluid swoop of a pen or one tap of the keyboard. The most commonly used letter in the English dictionary. Simple, right?

New data suggest plaque starts to accumulate on heart arteries at a young age

Checking heart health has always been part of a routine kids exam, but recently, the American Academy of Pediatrics recommended doctors take a closer look at their cholesterol starting at age nine.

Tonight's the deadline to sign up for health insurance under 'Obamacare'

Tonight is the deadline to sign up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act - commonly known as "Obamacare."

Cat rescued after five days in top of tree

Binx the cat is back on the ground after spending five days stuck in the top of a tree near his Pearl, Mississippi home.

Microsoft's long-running operating system, Windows XP, expires on April 8

"This is a version of Windows that will take the PC industry to new heights," Microsoft's Bill Gates said of Windows XP almost 13 years ago. Now the company's finally pulling the plug on Windows XP.

NHC downgrades 1969 Hurricane Camille

After re-analysis, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) downgraded Hurricane Camille's peak wind intensity from 190 mph to 175 mph, but increased the number of hours it spun as a tropical system.

6-year-old Utah girl sends truck down hill, up telephone pole retention wire

A 6-year-old girl from Ogden, Utah is lucky to have avoided serious injury after she accidentally flipped her family's truck into gear and took it for an unexpected ride down a hill and up a telephone pole retention wire.