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USC Josh Shaw's fabricated rescue story leads to indefinite suspension

Los Angeles, CA (KTLA) -- USC senior cornerback Josh Shaw was suspended Wednesday after admitting that he concocted a story about rescuing his nephew from drowning to explain injuries to his ankles, the university's sports spokesman said.

Apple may unveil iWatch on September 9

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Tick-tock! Clear up some space on your wrist. It might finally be iWatch time on September 9.

The people who create their own 'countries'

(CNN) -- Scotland will next month decide in a referendum whether it wants to go it alone as an independent country and split away from the United Kingdom.

Quilt project shares rape survivors' stories

(CNN) -- Rocio Moreno says it took more than five years to leave her abusive husband.

How Chelsea Handler said goodbye

(CNN) -- Chelsea Handler has made a clean break from E!. Or at least we assume it was clean, since Handler's final "Chelsea Lately" episode Tuesday included one of her infamous celebrity-accompanied shower scenes.

LEGO bricks help solve 23-year-old murder case in Utah

Holladay, UT (KSL) -- Jerry Johnson remembers heading home from Cedar City more than 23 years ago on Feb. 1, 1991, when he heard his mother's address announced on the radio.

MO police: babysitter murders 6-year-old child, hides body

A 37-year-old Fulton, Missouri man has been charged with the murder of a 6-year-old child left in his care.

How to stop 'vampire energy' from sucking your wallet dry

As taxed as air conditioners were this summer, running up electric bills across the country, there's something else Americans now need to pay attention to year-round if they're interested in cutting energy costs.

Virginia woman gets $91,000 power bill

Imagine opening up a bill and seeing a near-six digit number.

'Ferguson Five' file $40M lawsuit against police for brutality during protests

Five people filed a multi-million dollar federal lawsuit Thursday against the Ferguson and St. Louis County police departments.

Obama says administration is working on plan for combating ISIS

With pressure mounting to deal with ISIS in Syria and Russia in Ukraine, President Obama says the United States isn't ready yet.

LSU students react to beauty product that could prevent sexual assault

You're out at a bar or club with a group of girlfriends, you turn your head, only for a moment, to say hi to someone...and sadly that's all the time it takes for your drink to be spiked with a date rape drug.

Obama works to build international coalition on ISIS

President Obama summoned his National Security Council to the White House Thursday as the fight against the terror group ISIS reaches a critical decision point.

AZ thief steals car with baby inside, crashes car

An Arizona infant is safe with his parents after taking a wild ride. It all began at a Tucson shopping center where Claudia Arvizu was inside getting her new car insured.

TX church buys night club, beats out strip club

A Houston church is moving forward with the purchase of an old nightclub near downtown.... with plans to create a place of worship. It's just the latest project in the neighborhood.