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It's the most wonderful time of the year, for retailers

Just when you thought all the "coined" shopping days were done, think again. "It's not over until it's over," says Retail Analyst Dana Tesley. 

Rolling Stone apologizes for rape article: What now?

Rolling Stone has apologized for its bombshell article "A Rape on Campus" -- a crushing blow for a magazine that has published so many sensational and thoroughly-sourced feats of journalism. So what happens now?

Two men arrested for hunting cats and posting pictures on social media

Two men in Arkansas are accused of hunting and killing cats. Not just stray animals, but someone's pets.

Protesters flood California highway, throw rocks, bottles at officers, police say

From the streets of California to the stores of New York City, protesters are making sure no one forgets the case of Eric Garner. But some are doing so more violently than others.

Prince William and Kate: Royal couple has big plans in New York

Prince William and Kate start their whirlwind tour of New York City on Monday, one that could include mingling with the American version of royals.

Hundreds fight fire at Los Angeles construction site

- Los Angeles firefighters spent Monday morning battling two fires, both in apartment buildings: one under construction, the other under renovation, fire officials said.

LAPD investigating Cosby sexual assault claim

Los Angeles police are investigating a sexual assault claim against Bill Cosby, a police spokeswoman said Friday.

We may be able to reverse signs of early Alzheimer's disease

The woman at the department store bounded toward Julie Gee. "Julie! Hi! How have you been?" she asked. Gee, 49, stared blankly at her. A few uncomfortable seconds passed.

Sony hacked again as Playstation goes offline

Sony was hit by another hack Monday when its PlayStation network went offline for a few hours.

We may be able to reverse signs of early Alzheimer's disease

The woman at the department store bounded toward Julie Gee. "Julie! Hi! How have you been?" she asked. Gee, 49, stared blankly at her. A few uncomfortable seconds passed.

Sleepy space probe New Horizons awakens for close-up with Pluto

Three billion miles away from Earth, in an unchartered slice of our solar system, a small space probe is shaking off its deep sleep and getting ready to become the first spacecraft to visit Pluto and its moons.

Hundreds fight fire at Los Angeles construction site

Los Angeles firefighters spent Monday morning battling two fires, both in apartment buildings: one under construction, the other under renovation, fire officials said.

Caught on Cam: Cop punches suspect

The Seattle Police Department has released the digital in-car video of a police officer punching a handcuffed woman after she assaulted him.

No more toy guns?

A Birmingham, Alabama activist group is urging the ban of fake guns sales across the country.

Thrifty holiday traveling

With Christmas less than three weeks away it's not too late to book that last minute holiday vacation. Whether it's a getaway to relax or a trip to see family and friends, deals are out there.