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California teacher found hanged in classroom

A photography teacher at a Southern California high school appears to have committed suicide by hanging herself in a classroom.

Unlikely Friends reunion

When you're four years old, you have a few things left to learn. Emmett Rychner, is still working to make sense of directions. "I don't really know which is left and right." But this he knows,

LAPD reviewing footage of fatal homeless man shooting

Los Angeles police promise a thorough investigation into the shooting death of a homeless man known on the skid row area as "Africa." Police say officers shot the man during a struggle over an officer's weapon Sunday.

#TheDress: 73 million page views

Last week the Internet was mesmerized by the color scheme of #TheDress. On Monday, Tumblr reported just how enthralled the Internet was.

How to start a successful craft beer brewery

Michael Kane went from poring over spreadsheets to pouring craft beer with his name on it.

Scan reveals 1,000-year-old mummified monk hidden in statue

A golden statue of a sitting Buddha that made its way from a temple in China to a market in the Netherlands revealed an extraordinary secret -- a 1,000-year-old mummified monk.

Local reactions to Israeli Prime Minister's upcoming speech to Congress

Israeli Prime Minster Benjamin Netanyahu is expected to speak in front of congress tomorrow. His speech is causing a stir among lawmakers. 

Boko Haram Fast Facts

Here's a look at Boko Haram, a militant Islamic group working out of Nigeria, whose purpose is to institute Sharia, or Islamic law.

Cyber-bullies target child fighting for her life

A South Carolina toddler has been fighting for her life since birth. Now, she and her family have to fend off internet bullies.

'The Sound of Music': Where are they now?

<p> (CNN) -- Fifty years after its premiere, &quot;The Sound of Music&quot; is still among millions of fans&#39; favorite things.</p> <p>

Happy 21st birthday, Justin Bieber!

ustin Bieber rang in his 21st birthday on Sunday with sparklers and bottles popping off in a manner befitting his outsized celebrity.

Today's View on NBC'S The Voice

     The blind auditions continue Monday night on NBC'S hit show "The Voice" Once again, singers will be hoping to get those four chairs to turn and get that thumbs up from the coaches.

Free Pancakes on "National Pancake Day"

     IHOP is celebrating the 10th Anniversary with the largest pancake fundraiser ever, National Pancake Day!