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Exchange warns shoppers about used-vehicle scams

The Army & Exchange Service is warning military shoppers about scammers posing as service members offering to broker the sale of used boats, cars and motorcycles through the Exchange.

Odierno: Army faces 'tough' choices in uncertain fiscal times

The chief of staff of the Army told senators "tough" choices must be made in uncertain fiscal times, and up to 46 percent of active brigade combat teams might need to be cut if full sequestration hits in 2016.

Odierno: Army faces 'tough' choices in uncertain fiscal times

The chief of staff of the Army told senators "tough" choices must be made in uncertain fiscal times, and up to 46 percent of active brigade combat teams might need to be cut if full sequestration hits in 2016.

Woman throws shoe at Hillary Clinton

(CNN) -- A woman hurled a shoe at Hillary Clinton on Thursday during a speech in Las Vegas, according to the Secret Service.

Study: 'Jesus' wife' fragment not a fake

A team of scientists has concluded that a controversial scrap of papyrus that purportedly quotes Jesus referring to "my wife," is not a fake, according to the Harvard Theological Review. "

Walmart toe sucker pleads guilty

A North Carolina man was sentenced to two months in jail after he admitted to sucking a woman's toes at a Walmart.

Diamond Recovered and Returned to New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science

The three carat diamond stolen from the New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science was returned to the museum this morning.

Chicago's $8 million push to protect students from gangs

Anxiety simmered in the days before Chicago's school year began.

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.