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Monday, November 24, 2014 - 2:16pm

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Beyoncé no. 1 on Forbes top-earning list

Taylor Swift may be breaking records in the music industry, but Beyoncé is breaking the bank.

Jetpacks are real. And they're awesome

Imagine a toy that gives you the ability to fly 30 feet above the ocean, dive beneath the surface like a dolphin and walk on water. Even James Bond would be jealous.

GM offering $25 gift cards to people who fix recalled cars

General Motors is using $25 gift cards to entice more than a million owners of cars that were recalled for ignition switch problems to get their cars repaired.

Snatched off the street

Philadelphia police are hoping a new clue will help them find kidnapping victim Carlesha Freeland-Gaither. They say someone used Freeland-Gaither's debit card in Aberdeen, Maryland early Monday morning.

Nintendo offering "sleep" technology

Nintendo is unveiling some brand-new technology, and it's not a video game. It's a bedside sensor that tracks your sleep, and gives you suggestions on how to improve it. Nintendo is making the "quality of life" device.

Nintendo offering "sleep" technology

Nintendo is unveiling some brand-new technology, and it's not a video game. It's a bedside sensor that tracks your sleep, and gives you suggestions on how to improve it. Nintendo is making the "quality of life" device.

Circus fined $7,000 for 'human chandelier' stunt

(CNN) -- Federal regulators have fined Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus $7,000 for an accident during a show that left nine people injured, many seriously.

Republicans rule House and Senate for first time in 8 years

Republicans captured total control of Congress on Tuesday, riding a wave of voter discontent to take the Senate for the first time in eight years and expand its majority in the House, according to NBC News projections.

Florida voters reject proposal on medical marijuana

 Voters in Florida have given the thumbs down to medical marijuana in the the Sunshine State, according to a CNN projection.

GM offering $25 gift cards to people who fix recalled cars

General Motors is using $25 gift cards to entice more than a million owners of cars that were recalled for ignition switch problems to get their cars repaired.

Brother shoots sister

A 3-year-old girl is in critical condition after police say her 4-year-old brother accidentally shot her in the head. Police say it happened just after 10 a.m. Sunday at a home in Lorain, Ohio.

Police: Philadelphia abductee's ATM card used in Maryland

(CNN) -- An ATM card belonging to a woman abducted Sunday night in Philadelphia was used Tuesday morning by male at a "standalone bank" in Aberdeen, Maryland, said Philadelphia police Chief Inspector Dennis Wilson.

Mother throws son with autism off bridge, calls police

An Oregon mother who had a mental breakdown while caring for her autistic son and ailing husband allegedly threw the 6-year-old off a bridge and then called police to tell them, authorities and relatives said Tuesday.

Mexican mayor, wife arrested in case of missing students

(CNN) -- A Mexican mayor whom the country's attorney general has called a "probable mastermind" of a mass abduction of 43 students has been arrested in Mexico City, a federal police spokesman said Tuesd