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Grand jury to mull Michael Brown case; prosecutor says 'not going to rush it'

Two months. It looks like it might be that long before a local grand jury decides whether to bring charges in the death of Michael Brown -- the loud, passionate calls for swift justice notwithstanding.

Students eating more fruits and vegetables

Thanks to new nutritional guidelines, students are eating more fruits and vegetables in their school lunch, that's according to the USDA.

Peanut, almond and nut butters recalled; fears of salmonella

Nspired Natural Foods is voluntarily recalling several lots of peanut butter, almond butter and other nut butters. It's based on fears of salmonella contamination.

The babysitter costs HOW much?

MONEY-expensive-babysitters-1 (Originally Published: 8/19/2014 6:05 PM)   The babysitter costs HOW much? By Emily Jane Fox

Marine faces murder charges

Police in Anchorage, Alaska have arrested a California-based Marine suspected of killing his pregnant lover.

Man dead in officer-involved shooting in St.Louis

A police officer was involved in a shooting in St. Louis on Tuesday, and a man was pronounced dead in the incident, authorities said.

Taylor Swift releases new song and video

Are Taylor Swift and country music never, ever, ever getting back together?

Mugging for the camera

One Maine man had a sense of rumor when he reported to jail August 8.

Another night of violence in Ferguson

The streets of Ferguson, Missouri exploded with violence again Monday night, smoke and tear gas filling the air as police and protesters clashed.

Caught on Cam: Oklahoma earthquake

An earthquake rattled central Oklahoma at 7:41 am Tuesday morning. Emily Sutton and Lacey Lett were on the air on KAUT broadcasting when the quake hit. According to the US Geological Survey the quake measured 4.2.

Three members of Pope's extended family die in Argentina car crash

Two of Pope Francis' grandnephews and the boys' mother were killed early Tuesday in a car crash in the pontiff's homeland of Argentina, police said.

Are you sabotaging your workout?

When it comes to your workout, you may have no idea if you're doing anything wrong, so this could be really helpful! Life by Daily Burn came up with a list of bad habits at the gym and here are some of them.

Sprint is ditching the "Framily" in favor of new shared data plans

Sprint is ditching the "Framily" in favor of new shared data plans. The company announced it is doubling the amount of data in family pack options. The new plans will be offered starting on Friday.

Dollar General enters dollar store bidding war

The bidding war among dollar stores is heating up.

Pole Dancing: An Olympic sport?

Could pole dancing become an Olympic sport? Dancers and instructors at one California fitness studio don't think the idea is such a stretch.