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Is the Internet killing religion?

We can blame the Internet for plenty: the proliferation of porn, our obsession with cat videos, the rise of teen trends like -- brace yourself -- eyeball licking.

Stephen Colbert to succeed David Letterman as host of 'The Late Show'

Stephen Colbert will succeed David Letterman as the host of "The Late Show," CBS announced on Thursday, one week after Letterman told his audience that he would retire sometime in 2015.

Highway shootings: more victims come forward

At least 20 cases are now under investigation in connection with a spate of roadway shootings over the past month in the Kansas City area.

Internet security: Bugged again?

A new online threat has come to light this week with the "Heartbleed" Bug.

Florida daycare crash triggers manhunt

A 4-year-old girl is dead and 11 other children injured after a sport utility vehicle ran a convertible off the road and into a Winter Park, Florida daycare Wednesday afternoon.

Helicopter crashes on roof of Albuquerque Hospital

A medical helicopter attempting to take off from the helipad at UNM Hospital Wednesday afternoon lost control and crashed on the roof.

Speculation about a Biden bid for the White House

Vice President Joe Biden will deliver the commencement address at the University of South Carolina next month. The May 9, 2014 speech is sure to spark more speculation about a Biden bid for the White House in 2016.

Wal-Mart preparing to offer more organic foods

Walmart is hoping to take a big bite out of the organic foods market. It's teaming up with organic foods company "Wild Ooats" to offer organic products on its shelves.

Get married, save on car insurance

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Did you know that taking 15 minutes to get married could save you at least 15% on your car insurance?

Ukraine unrest will be resolved by force or talks in 48 hours, minister says

Ukrainian acting Interior Minister Arsen Avakov said Wednesday that the separatist protests in Ukraine's eastern region would be resolved within 48 hours -- either through negotiations or the use of force.

Diamond Stolen from New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science

The New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science experienced the theft of a rough diamond Wednesday. The diamond was located in a secure case in the Volcano exhibit.

1 dead, 14 injured after car slams into Florida daycare

Central Florida authorities were looking Wednesday evening for a man after a Dodge Durango pushed a car into a day care center, fatally injuring one little girl and leaving 14 others, mostly children, hurt.

Bill Clinton on Snowden: An 'imperfect messenger'

Former President Bill Clinton weighed in on Edward Snowden, calling the controversial National Security Agency leaker an "imperfect messenger."

Bill Clinton on Snowden: An 'imperfect messenger'

Former President Bill Clinton weighed in on Edward Snowden, calling the controversial National Security Agency leaker an "imperfect messenger."

African-American Soldiers upset about new hair policy

African-Americans and others are upset by the U.S. Army's new hairstyle rules. The rules include a ban on many styles, this the ones seen in these pictures.