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The top court in Arkansas has ordered the immediate dismissal of a judge who leaked confidential details about an adoption involving Oscar-winning actress Charlize Theron, according to court documents.
The U.S. government Friday defended its handling of James Foley's case after the slain journalist's mother told CNN that officials suggested the family could be charged if they tried to raise money to free him.
There wasn't anything that could bring singer Pharrell Williams down in his hit song "Happy." Turns out he was on to to something.
Minnesota Vikings Adrian Peterson has been indicted on a felony charge of injury to a child. Rachel Nichols reports.
Russia lashed out Friday against the latest round of sanctions over its involvement in Ukraine, accusing the United States of once again escalating the crisis -- undermining the chances for peace there as well as the greater quest for "global stability."
The mother of South African model Reeva Steenkamp is expressing "disbelief" over dismissal of murder charges against the man who killed her daughter.
Scientists looking for signs of life in the universe -- as well as another planet like our own -- are a lot closer to their goal than people realize.
A Pennsylvania oral surgeon who laid off a cancer-stricken employee had good intentions -- aiming to help the woman get unemployment benefits and focus on her treatment -- but now he is getting threats and verbal attacks on social media, according to the doctor's lawyer.
Oscar Pistorius could face years in a South African prison. He also faces the end of a life as an elite athlete and the endorsements that brings.
CNN's Randi Kaye reports on a letter written by the kids of a slain gun instructor addressed to the girl who shot him.
Like most Americans, President Barack Obama is tired of war. Unlike most Americans, he just started another one.
In an interview with Erin Burnett, retired General Stanley McChrystal weighs in on Obama's ISIS strategy.