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At least 19 deaths tied to flawed GM cars

Ken Feinberg, the attorney overseeing a compensation fund for victims of GM cars, has so far linked 19 deaths to a serious flaw with the automaker's ignition switches.

Adrian Peterson to play Sunday, Minnesota Vikings owners say

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson will practice this week and is scheduled to play in Sunday's game against the New Orleans Saints, despite facing a child abuse charge, team owners Zygi and Mark Wilf said in a statement Monday.

Ebola survivor will testify before Congress

Tuesday afternoon, Doctor Kent Brantly is scheduled to testify at a Senate hearing on the Ebola outbreak. He's one of four Americans infected with the disease.

GM to unveil initial death toll from ignition flaw

The attorney overseeing G-M's Compensation Fund will announce today (Monday) how many deaths and injuries have been tied to the automaker's ignition switch flaw so far.

Apple sold 4 million iPhone 6 and 6 Plus in first day

Apparently, a lot of people want the iPhone 6. Apple sold a record 4 million iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus smartphones on Friday, the first day that the new iGadgets were available for pre-order, the company said Monday.

North Korea: American Matthew Miller sentenced to 6 years hard labor

For months he was held captive by the North Korean regime, not even sure what he would be charged with.

Murray runs for 167 yards in 26-10 Cowboys victory

Coming off an embarrassing 28-17 loss to the San Francisco 49ers in week one, the Dallas Cowboys traveled to Nashville to take on the Tennessee Titans at LP Field.

A powerful tool against domestic violence

Editor's note: Joe Torre, Major League Baseball's executive vice president for baseball operations, was a nine-time All-Star as a player and managed the New York Yankees to four world championships.

Hillary Clinton stumps for Iowa Democrats, and herself

INDIANOLA, Iowa (CNN) -- Hillary Clinton told reporters Sunday that the purpose of her return to Iowa for the first time in over six years was "to support candidates." But 2016's presidential politics were everywhere on a sun-soak

'Django Unchained' actress claims she was cuffed for showing public affection

"Django Unchained" actress Daniele Watts says Los Angeles police allegedly detained her because they thought she was a prostitute.

At least 42 dead in Nigeria church building collapse, official says

 At least 42 people were crushed to death when a guesthouse at a large church that's home to a famous Nigerian preacher collapsed in Lagos, a

Kerry: Countries "in the region" willing to aid strikes against ISIS

 Secretary of State John Kerry closed a trip to the Middle East saying countries "in the region" and "outside the region" are

Golfer Greg Norman 'damaged' hand in chainsaw accident

 Famed golfer Greg Norman says he is lucky to still have his left hand after a chainsaw accident.

Another NFL star 'deactivated' amid uproar over domestic violence

 Carolina Panthers defensive end Greg Hardy, who was convicted of domestic violence this summer, won't play Sunday against the Detroit Lions a

Fighting in Ukraine despite ceasefire; Russian convoy enters nation unchecked

DONETSK, Ukraine (CNN) -- More artillery fire and shelling. More deaths.