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Government officials want to expand recall of cars with exploding airbags

Government officials want to expand the recall of vehicles with exploding airbags. Currently about 8 million U.S. autos have been affected by the recall.

Janice Dickinson accuses Bill Cosby of rape

 Former supermodel Janice Dickinson accused Bill Cosby of sexual assault, telling "Entertainment Tonight" in an interview aired on Tuesday that the comedian raped her.

Hackers target U.S. energy grid

The United States' Energy grid is a popular target for hackers. In fact, a division of the Department of Homeland Security investigated 79 hacking attempts in fiscal 2014.There were 145 incidents the year before.

Classroom espionage at BYU?

Police at Brigham Young University are investigating whether any laws were broken after professors discovered a voice-activated recording device stuck under a chair in a lecture hall on campus.

Did pictures of Homeland Security vehicles near Ferguson get man fired?

A Navy veteran in Missouri said he was fired from his job and called a terrorist for posting pictures to Facebook of Homeland Security vehicles massing near Ferguson.

Dead in the cold

Police in Fremont, Nebraska say a 16-year-old Jaime Valdez has died after being hospitalized for possible cold exposure Sunday morning. The low that morning was 6 degrees, with wind chills as low as -7.

Shelter: No gays allowed

One of Kansas City's largest charitable organizations is facing backlash for their policy that won't allow for same-sex couples to share a bed.

Tale of two streets in Ferguson

West Florissant Avenue runs parallel to South Florissant Road, separated only by a few blocks. But the division runs much deeper. The two thoroughfares tell the story of two cities in one, of the gulf between class and race.

Thai police identify Americans accused of trying to ship infant body parts

Two Americans stole adult and infant body parts from a museum inside a Bangkok hospital and tried to ship them to Las Vegas, Thai police say.

Pilot killed after small plane crashes into Chicago home

The pilot has died after a small cargo plane crashed into a home near Midway Airport.

NFL suspends Adrian Peterson without pay for season

Minnesota Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson learned Tuesday he will be suspended without pay for the rest of the 2014 NFL season, according to an NFL statement. Peterson intends to appeal.

Israel: 4 dead after men with knives, gun attack Jerusalem synagogue

 A Jerusalem synagogue turned from peaceful sanctuary to house of horrors within moments Tuesday, after two Palestinian cousins wielding knives, a

Justin Bieber's childhood home is for sale

The Bieb's house is for sale ... not his pop star mansion, but the Canadian bungalow where he spent much of his childhood.

Cancer charity hacked

Grieving families who have lost children to cancer were recently shocked to receive emails from what appears to be someone they know, only to open them and find a graphic diatribe.

Sex on campus

Police in Portland, Oregon are investigating reports of possible sex crimes involving students that happened at Grant High School.