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Dead Ohio athlete said he struggled with concussions

The rough sports he loved may have helped to do Kosta Karageorge in at age 22.

10 Best Steve Jobs Emails

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Steve Jobs has been dead three years, but his words live on -- and continue to be used against him. Emails sent by Jobs have surfaced once again in a class action lawsuit brought against Apple for making iTunes the exclusi

Mayors back Obama immigration action

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- A group of mayors that lead some of the country's largest cities have formed a coalition to help carry out President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration.

Police angry at 'hands up' gesture by St. Louis Rams players

UPDATE: The NFL will not discipline five St.

Preventing toy injuries

Playtime is supposed to be fun for children. But the number of kids getting hurt playing with toys has risen 40-percent since 1990. One of the biggest causes of injuries is falling off fast-moving scooters.

GOP staffer resigns over criticism of Obama daughters

A senior Republican staffer is resigning after her comments that the Obama daughters should "try showing a little class" caused a firestorm of criticism on social media this weekend.

Hammer slaying shocks community

A wife wants justice and a St. Louis, Missiouri community wants to feel safe after a brutal murder. 32-year-old Zemir Begic was killed early Sunday morning after police say at least two teenagers beat him with hammers.

Cyber Monday shopping

Grab your smartphone, warm up your fingers, and grab your wallet - it's "Cyber Monday." Online retailers are hoping to make up for weak sales last weekend.

Dog takes bullet for family

They say all dogs go to heaven. That will be especially true for one German Shepherd in Atlanta, Georgia.

Good Samaritan braves flames

Ryan Erickson doesn't consider himself a hero, but most of his neighbors in Black Hawk, Colorado do.

Cyber Monday deals: Where to find them

Cyber Monday is no longer a one-day affair.

Earth has its own 'Star Trek'-like force field, study suggests

The University of Colorado Boulder has announced a discovery 7,200 miles above Earth of a protective shield similar to the force fields you might see in "Star Trek."

Black Thursday? Thanksgiving sales numbers growing

Shoppers increasingly are shifting their buying to Thanksgiving Day, despite petitions against stores opening on the holiday -- and the powerful lure of the post-turkey nap.

Missing Ohio State football player found dead

A missing Ohio State University football player has been found dead, authorities said Sunday. Kosta Karageorge, a fifth-year senior, had missed practice Wednesday and hadn't been seen since.