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World War II veterans make emotional visit to their memorial in D.C.

As the brass band played and American flags fluttered in the breeze, World War II veterans received a hero's welcome on Saturday as they visited the memorial for the war in which they fought in seven decades ago.

Key figure in N.J. traffic scandal, David Wildstein, meets with prosecutors

David Wildstein, a central figure in a political scandal that has upended the administration of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, met recently with federal prosecutors, two U.S. officials familiar with the matter told CNN.

Connecting vets and pets

Vietnam veteran Jay Shelly was once helpless and hopeless. "I was in my bedroom on the computer or watching television every day. I didn't move. If I went out the door, I was throwing up," Shelly says.

Missing doctor found?

The body of missing Kalamazoo, Michigan doctor Teleka Patrick may have been located in a lake in northern Indiana.

HBO Go crashes under heavy 'Game of Thrones' demand

Winter was coming, but for many HBO Go users, it didn't arrive Sunday night as expected.

Legendary actor Mickey Rooney dies at 93

Actor Mickey Rooney, one of Hollywood's brightest stars in the 1930s and 1940s, died Sunday in California, the Los Angeles County Coroner's office said. He was 93.

Apple's next big announcements coming in June

The next big round of Apple announcements are expected to happen in June. The company announced a date of June 2, 2014 for its next worldwide developers conference.

New report: Parents need to limit kid's screen time

iPads, iPhones, TV's -- bring anything with a screen in the room and chances are a kid's eyes will be glued to it. We've long suspected this isn't best and this new research confirms those suspicions.

Drivers experience pain at the pump

Drivers needing to fill up their tank will once again feel the pain at the pump. Gas prices are on the rise for the eighth week in a row. They're up nearly five cents a gallon since March 21st.

Atlanta Archbishop vacating $2.2 million mansion after criticism

After coming under sharp criticism and issuing an apology earlier this week, the Archbishop of Atlanta announced Saturday that he would vacate his $2.2 million mansion in early May.

NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament Fast Facts

(CNN) -- Here's some background information about the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament.

Flight 370: Search teams investigate sounds picked up in ocean

Search teams looking for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 are investigating a number of sounds detected by ships in the southern Indian Ocean, authorities said Sunday, but it's not yet clear if any of them are from the missing plane's so-ca

Complex rescue under way of sick baby girl on high seas

(CNN) -- A multistage operation is under way in the Pacific Ocean to bring a 1-year-old-girl who became seriously ill on a sailboat hundreds of miles off Mexico to shore for treatment, officials said Saturday.

Attack after same-sex marriage shines light on Michigan hate crime law

(CNN) -- Nine days after her same-sex wedding, a 28-year-old Michigan woman was set upon on her way home from work, knocked unconscious by three men who kicked and punched her while shouting anti-gay epithets.

Chinese patrol ship detects pulse in southern Indian Ocean

The ship searching for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight 370 first detected a pulse signal on Friday but couldn't record it because the signal stopped abruptly, a Shanghai-based Communist Party newspaper said.