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McDonald's to cut back on chicken raised on antibiotics

McDonald's plans to cut back on chicken raised on antibiotics. McDonald's USA said Wednesday it will only use chicken raised without certain types of antibiotics.

Alabama Supreme Court tells judges to stop issuing same-sex marriage licenses

The Alabama Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered probate judges in the state to stop issuing licenses for same-sex marriages.

Senate fails to override Obama's Keystone pipeline veto

Senate supporters of the Keystone XL pipeline failed to override President Barack Obama's veto of their legislation that would have cleared construction of the project.

DOJ: No charges to be brought against Darren Wilson in Michael Brown case

The Justice Department formally closed its investigation of Ferguson Police officer Darren Wilson, declining to bring criminal charges for the killing of Michael Brown.

Legoland California shows off "Star Wars" Death Star made entirely of Legos

They say you can make anything with Legos, provided you have time and a little imagination. Well, in a galaxy near San Diego, California.

Girl, 12, bullied and beaten 3 days a week; parents demand answers

Over the past several months, Markisha Martin has watched as her daughter, Ty'Laycia transformed from a bright, happy child into an introverted and depressed pre-teen.

Accused Mexico Zetas leader captured

Mexican authorities have captured alleged drug trafficker Omar Trevino Morales, the reputed leader of the Zetas drug cartel, CNNMexico reported, citing

Kanye West lectures at Oxford University

 Kanye West, the multi-millionaire rap star designer of $350 haute couture shoes, has a lot to say about luxury. And he's very critical.

Texas Priest Taking Confessions Over Snapchat

     Instead of turning to church to confess your sins , would you instead turn to your phone? A Texas priest is doing just that by offering confessions through the APP "Snapchat."

IRS delaying refunds for thousands of Obamacare enrollees

The IRS is delaying the refunds of tens of thousands of Obamacare enrollees, said Nina Olson, the National Taxpayer Advocate. The hold up, she says, is subsidy data from state health exchanges.

IRS delaying refunds for thousands of Obamacare enrollees

The IRS is delaying the refunds of tens of thousands of Obamacare enrollees, said Nina Olson, the National Taxpayer Advocate. The hold up, she says, is subsidy data from state health exchanges.

Justice report finds systematic discrimination in Ferguson

 A Justice Department civil rights investigation has concluded that the Ferguson Police Department and the city's municipal court engaged in a

Justice report finds systematic discrimination against African Americans in Ferguson

A Justice Department civil rights investigation has concluded that the Ferguson Police Department and the city's municipal court engaged in a "pattern and practice" of discrimination against African Americans, targeting them dispr

Netanyahu warns Congress: Deal will lead to Iranian nuclear bomb

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned Tuesday that a proposed agreement between world powers and Iran was "a bad deal" that would not stop Tehran from getting nuclear weapons -- but would rather pave its way to getting lots

Clinton had no official State Dept. email address

Hillary Clinton did not have a State Department email account while she served as America's top diplomat, a senior state department official said Monday, and instead used a personal email account during her four years on the job.