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Supreme Court puts hold on same-sex marriage in Idaho

The U.S. Supreme Court has put a temporary hold on same-sex marriage in Idaho.

My right to death with dignity at 29

Editor's note: Brittany Maynard is a volunteer advocate for the nation's leading end-of-life choice organization, Compassion and Choices. She lives in Portland, Oregon, with her husband, Dan Diaz, and mother, Debbie Ziegler.

Salt Lake City police hiring controversial 'beer decoys'

A job posting seeking people between the ages of 18 and 20 to help police catch clerks who sell alcohol to minors is causing some controversy.

Oops! Drug cops converge on Georgia man's property after spotting ... okra

The grower was alarmed when the police helicopter swooped low over his property. Soon, Bartow County, Georgia, deputies -- "strapped to the gills" and with a drug dog in tow -- converged on his doorstep.

Source: '7th Heaven' actor subject of molestation allegations

Stephen Collins, who starred in the television show "7th Heaven," is the target of an ongoing child molestation probe into an alleged incident 40 years ago in New York, a senior law enforcement official told CNN on Tuesday.

Jennifer Lawrence: Hacking nude photos is a 'sex crime'

Jennifer Lawrence does not mince words about the hacking that put her personal nude photos in the public eye: It's a "sex crime," she said.

Alfonso Ribeiro dusts off 'The Carlton' on 'Dancing With the Stars'

Alfonso Ribeiro didn't make us wait long before he revived "The Carlton" on "Dancing With the Stars."

Source: '7th Heaven' actor subject of molestation allegations

Stephen Collins, who starred in the television show "7th Heaven," is the target of an ongoing child molestation probe into an alleged incident 40 years ago in New York, a senior law enforcement official told CNN on Tuesday.

New link between coffee beans and human genes

You can blame that third cup of Joe on your genes. A recent study has found six new genetic variants that could dictate the volume -- and frequency -- of a person's daily coffee consumption.

Man pushing giant testicle across U.S. for cancer

A 31-year old man is raising awareness for testicular cancer in the ballsiest of ways.