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CDC director on Ebola: 'Only thing like this has been AIDS'

The head of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention called for a stronger response to the spread of Ebola on Thursday, saying that "we have to work now so that this is not the world's next AIDS."

Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi share Nobel Peace Prize

The Nobel Peace Prize was awarded Friday to India's Kailash Satyarthi and Pakistan's Malala Yousafzai for their struggles against the suppression of children and for young people's rights, including the right to education.

Dairy Queen customers get hacked

Dairy Queen is the latest company to get hit by a security breach saying that payment card data has been impacted at nearly 400 of its restaurants around the country.

America's top cities for travel, shopping, food, etc.

This year, Providence, Rhode Island got the number one spot in the best cities overall and rounding out the list are Houston, Kansas City, Minneapolis/St. Paul, and Los Angeles.

Katy Perry selected to headline Super Bowl XLIX Halftime Show

This just in, CNN is reporting that various reports indicate Katy Perry has been selected to headline the Halftime Show of Super Bowl XLIX, on February 1, 2015 in Glendale, Arizona.

Kindergarten 'suicide contract' infuriates mom

An Alabama mother is furious that her 5-year-old daughter was forced to sign a school contract stating she wouldn't kill herself or anyone else at school.

UGA tailback, Heisman hopeful Todd Gurley suspended indefinitely

University of Georgia tailback and Heisman Trophy front runner Todd Gurley has been suspended indefinitely from play, according to UGA.

No longer blurred: Paula Patton makes it clear, files for divorce from Robin Thicke

It seems like Robin Thicke's desperate pleas, his sentimental stunts, his corny croons fell on deaf ears. After separating eight months ago, his wife Paula Patton has filed for divorce.

Alabama pastor with AIDS slept with church members

A South Alabama Church -- the subject of a sex scandal. The church's now former preacher admitted from the pulpit to sleeping with several church members and not telling his partners he has full-blown aids.

MH17 passenger was found wearing oxygen mask, Dutch official says

 A passenger on Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was found wearing an oxygen mask when the victim's body was recovered in eastern Ukraine, the Dutc

Parents welcome, say goodbye to baby for whom they created bucket list

   Before he was even born, Shane Michael Haley had already met the Philadelphia Phillies, been to the top of the Empire State Building and shared a cheesesteak with his parents.

Charlie the therapy pony says goodbye

A therapy pony that has brought comfort to the elderly in Mondovi, Wisconsin for the past 15 years is riding off into the sunset.

Pepper spray controversy

Police in Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina pepper sprayed a teenager in his own home after a neighbor reported him as burglar.