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As new viewing options gain ground, live TV slips

Americans continue to watch most of their TV shows the old-fashioned way, but new Nielsen data proves that the old-fashioned way is fading.

Boy in the wall returns

The boy who was kidnapped and hidden inside a Georgia home for four years is now back with his mother in Orlando.

Amazon and Charmin team for toilet ads

 Amazon and Procter & Gamble want you to do business when you're doing your business.

Police investigating Mike Brown's stepfather

Michael Brown's stepfather could face charges for his actions following the grand jury's decision not to indict Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson.

Gun sales: Black Friday boom

(KPRC) It looks like Santa will be delivering more guns this Christmas. Despite overall Black Friday spending down 11 percent nationwide, last weekend gun sales increased.

Switch to Sprint, cut your bill in half

Sprint badly wants more customers. So badly that it's offering to cut Verizon and AT&T subscribers' bills in half if they switch over. But the deal is only good on Friday, Dec. 5.

Walmart says Cyber Monday was its biggest online day ever

Black Friday was largely a disappointment for retailers, but early indications are Cyber Monday wasn't. Walmart said the Monday after Thanksgiving "was the biggest online day in its history for orders."

LIST: Top baby names for 2014

The most popular baby names of 2014 is out and it's a repeat performance. Leading the way again are Sophia and Jackson.

'I couldn't live with myself': Former drug addict returns purse filled with money

Cara Lulay was shocked by what she found inside a purse left behind in a shopping cart outside of a Salem, Oregon grocery store Wednesday.

Key backer may give up on RadioShack

A key backer for RadioShack may be giving up.

How to explain that gap in your resume

When you've been out of the workforce for a while, you may fear that the gap in your work history will make it difficult -- if not impossible -- to get a new job. But it doesn't have to be career suicide.

Agonized parents make a plea: Beware the dangers of synthetic drugs

Across the country and around the world, synthetic drugs are tearing holes in families.

West Virginia gunman found dead

A West Virginia man suspected of killing four people in three separate shootings Monday has been found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Just-released Steve Jobs iPod testimony

 Steve Jobs has come back to life in the form of a videotaped deposition to be presented at a trial.

Sony films surface on pirate sites after hacking attack

Following a vast hacking attack that targeted Sony Pictures, several of the Hollywood studio's films, including Brad Pitt's "Fury" and the remake of the musical "Annie," have become available on illicit web sites.