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Student loan debt surges for senior citizens

When they should be worrying about affording retirement, a growing number of senior citizens are drowning in student loan debt instead.

5 million Gmail passwords leaked

A list of 5 million Gmail addresses and passwords appeared on a Russian Bitcoin forum Wednesday

Sheriff: 'I have never seen a case like this'

Police say a routine traffic stop lead to the gruesome discovery of five dead children.

Ray Rice video: Critics call for NFL leader's firing over handling of attack

As an uproar grows over a video showing star player Ray Rice's ferocious blow on his now-wife, calls for the firing of the NFL's leader are getting louder.

Wounded vet wins dream wedding

When Jacob Leach and Brittany Polinsky arrived at the Ritz-Carlton on Florida's Amelia Island Friday morning they thought they were there to do an interview as one of five finalists for a wedding giveaway.

New study: Don't use smart phone before bed time

It is something a lot of us are guilty of doing, checking our phone in bed, one last time before going to sleep.

Study suggests it is possible to 'rewire' brains of Autistic babies

New research suggests it's possible to reverse the symptoms of the disorder if caught early.

Verizon offering customers free iPhone 6, but there's a catch

Verizon is offering customers a free iPhone 6 when it goes on sale September 19, 2014. The catch? Customers must turn in their old iPhone and sign up for a new two-year contract.

Family tragedy: Father kills kids

A South Carolina man led authorities to the rural dirt road in Wilcox County, Alabama Tuesday afternoon where he revealed the location of five dumped bodies belonging to his children, ages between 1 and 8.

Dallas Cowboys' owner accused of sexual assault by former exotic dancer

Dallas Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones is fighting a civil lawsuit that claims he sexually assaulted a former exotic dancer.

Program enables surgeons to save sawed-off thumb

Homer Mora had the afternoon off, so decided he'd check a "honey do" item off his list. Rodents had been getting into the trash on his ranch, so his plan was to build a trash can bin they couldn't breach.

Are you, your family prepared for an emergency or disaster?

Every September for the last 11 years, the Federal Emergency Management Agency kicks off National Preparedness Month and more than 3,000 organizations -- national, regional and local, public and private organizations -- follow suit to offer inf

Ray Rice's wife slams his punishment for violence against her

Janay Rice, wife of suspended NFL player Ray Rice, slammed the media Tuesday but stood by her husband.

Missing nursing student Holly Bobo's remains found in Tennessee

After three years of searching, the remains of Holly Bobo have been found in Tennessee.

Apple unveils two new iPhones

Apple unveiled the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus Tuesday.