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ISIS executes British aid worker David Haines; Cameron vows justice

British aid worker David Haines has been executed by ISIS militants, according to a video posted Saturday to a website associated with the group, making him the third Western captive to be killed by the Islamist extremist group in recent weeks.

'Contact us,' family of ISIS hostage David Haines pleads of captors

The family of British ISIS hostage David Haines released a message to his captors Saturday through the British Foreign Office.

Reeva Steenkamp's mother stunned by verdict, wants to meet Oscar Pistorius

The mother of South African model Reeva Steenkamp expressed "disbelief" over dismissal of murder charges against the man who killed her daughter.

NFL star Adrian Peterson turns himself in on child abuse charge

NFL running back Adrian Peterson turned himself in to authorities in Texas early Saturday on a felony charge of child abuse, the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office said.

Pennsylvania State Trooper dies in shooting, another wounded

Two Pennsylvania State Police troopers shot late Friday night, one fatally, were ambushed just outside the police barracks in Blooming Grove, Pennsylvania, Commissioner Frank Noonan told reporters.

Vikings star Adrian Peterson indicted on felony charge of injury to a child

Former NFL MVP Adrian Peterson has been indicted on a felony charge of injury to a child, a Texas sheriff's lieutenant said Friday.

Terrifying discovery: Infant remains

A Massachusetts woman is in custody after three infants' bodies were found in a filthy, infested Blackstome home Thursday, two weeks after four other children living there were taken into state custody.

School surveillance video captures the impact of children being struck by car

A mother is relieved her two daughters were able to walk away with just bumps and bruises after they were mowed down by a car.

Zeus, world's tallest dog has died

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Lonely pets: Easing anxiety

Fall is a busy time for many families in America.

Convicted high school shooter TJ Lane back in custody after prison escape

 T.J. Lane, a remorseless killer who escaped from an Ohio prison where he was serving three life sentences for a school shooting, has been captured.

Ray Rice case: Did NFL execs know the truth earlier?

Did NFL executives see video of Ray Rice punching his then-fiancee inside a casino elevator? Perhaps as critically: Did they even need to?

Big solar storm heading toward Earth

This is not your usual weather forecast. Big storms are brewing. Your umbrella won't help, but you might want to keep a flashlight handy.

Prepare for holiday travel now?

Industry experts are recommending you not only book your travel early, but pack plenty of patience as well.

Oscar Pistorius guilty of negligent killing of girlfriend, one gun charge

A judge has found Oscar Pistorius guilty of culpable homicide, the South African term for unintentionally, but unlawfully, killing a person. It's akin to negligent killing.