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Monday, August 25, 2014 - 5:28pm

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Attorney: New audio reveals pause in gunfire when Michael Brown shot

Could a newly released audio provide more clues on what led up to Michael Brown's shooting death?

Death by underpants?

A bizarre murder investigation is underway inside Kentucky's Jessamine County Detention Center after an inmate reportedly died following an incident involving a pair of underwear soaked in methadone.

Too many C-sections?

In the United States one in three pregnancies end in a C-section. Why so many? Some health experts now believe it's because doctors are using an outdated definition of labor and many of those C-sections are not necessary.

Amazon agrees to acquire Twitch

Watching other people play video games is so popular, Amazon is willing to pay big bucks for it. Amazon has agreed to acquire Twitch, a service that lets users watch and broadcast video game play.

Don't snooze? You lose!

The American Academy of Pediatrics is an organization of 62,000 physicians and it has now put out a statement which is sure to capture the attention of countless families.

'Breaking Bad' goes out on top at Emmy Awards

 "Breaking Bad" concluded its triumphant run last year as one of the most lauded TV series of all time.

100 death claims filed with GM

One hundred families are seeking money from General Motors after losing loved ones in car accidents.

Are earthquakes on the rise? Is California's 'Big One' coming?

 Northern California's biggest earthquake in 25 years has people asking: Is the world seeing more tremors than usual? And is the long-dreaded "Big One" that could devastate California coming soon?

Emmy countdown begins

Television, the medium that made Robin Williams a star, will honor his remarkable career during tonight's Emmy Awards.

Some Napa Valley wineries hit hard by earthquake

 Napa Valley vintners woke up to a lot of broken bottles Sunday morning.

Man arrested after scaling Brooklyn Bridge

In another security lapse at the Brooklyn Bridge, the New York Police Department arrested a man Sunday afternoon after he scaled the historical structure, police said.

California quake: Was this the one before the 'Big One'?

Relax. This quake wasn't a sign that the dreaded "Big One" is coming -- at least not yet.

Michael Brown's father calls for calm Monday, the day his son is laid to rest

Mourners began lining up at a St. Louis church hours before Monday's funeral of slain teenager Michael Brown. His father called for a day of calm.

Parents turn in daughter after finding nude pics on cell, tablet

A Dinwiddie mother got a nasty shock when she went through her daughter's cell phone and tablet. The pictures she discovered were so disturbing that she turned the girl in to sheriff's deputies.

LIST: Most stolen vehicles in America

The National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) recently released the most stolen vehicles in the U.S.