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No peace between Israel and Gaza, as diplomats rush in

Washington's top diplomat landed in Israel on Wednesday on an urgent mission from his boss -- to push for an "immediate cessation of hostilities."

Ex-Penn State assistant coaches sue for $1 million

A pair of former Penn State assistant football coaches, including the son of the late head football coach Joe Paterno, have filed a federal lawsuit seeking $1 million in damages from the university.

Casey Kasem's remains flown to Canada, funeral director says

Casey Kasem's body was flown to Canada a month after he died, a funeral home director told CNN Tuesday.

Freight trains collide

Two trains collided and derailed in Slinger, Wisconsin Sunday night, causing at least 60 homes in the area to be evacuated. Two crew members on a Canadian National train were injured with non-life threatening injures.

Ohio baby mauled to death

An infant is dead after being attacked by the family dog inside a Dayton, Ohio home.

Today (Wednesday) is National Hot Dog Day

Good news for you all hot dog lovers out there,  today Wednesday July 23, 2014 is National Hot Dog Day!

Bad news for citrus growers

Bad news for citrus growers, it seems fewer Americans are having a glass of orange juice with breakfast. A report published this week by the Florida Department of Citrus found OJ sales have hit their lowest level in 12 years.

El Paso native, Jesse Donacio, plays important role in Navy's RIMPAC Exercise

Aviation Machinist’s Mate Airman Jesse Donacio from El Paso is assigned to the “Kestrels” of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 137.

Verizon's offer: Let us track you, get free stuff

Are you comfortable having your location and Web browsing tracked for marketing purposes? If so, Verizon's got a deal for you.

Verizon's offer: Let us track you, get free stuff

Are you comfortable having your location and Web browsing tracked for marketing purposes? If so, Verizon's got a deal for you.

Body might be that of last Washington landslide victim

Authorities believe they have found the final victim of a deadly landslide in Washington state. A rain-saturated hillside along the Stillaguamish River gave way on the outskirts of the town of Oso on March 22.

Riding the world's tallest waterslide

It's nearly 170 feet tall and takes you mostly straight down. A new water slide at Kansas City amusement park is called the biggest in the world. So what's it like to dive feet first down that steep slope?

GLAAD: Movies don't represent LGBT community well

Although the general public may be embracing the LGBT community more these days, it doesn't look like Hollywood is keeping up.

U.S. airlines suspend Israel flights, citing security concerns

 Several U.S.

U.S. airlines suspend Israel flights, citing security concerns

 Several U.S.