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Now at Wal-Mart: Health insurance advice for customers

Wal-Mart Stores is getting into the health insurance business, teaming with an agent to offer customers the chance to compare insurance plans and enroll in the one they pick.

The Donald wins. Trump name coming off casino

The Donald got his way, and is peeling his name off the façade of the defunct Trump Plaza Casino in Atlantic City, N.J.

'Gone Girl' edges out 'Annabelle' to top box office

With all that's happening in the news, you might think moviegoers would skip over danger and depression in favor of something funny and light. You'd be wrong.

Marine lost in Persian Gulf believed to be first U.S. casualty in ISIS campaign

A Marine lost at sea after bailing out of a MV-22 Osprey when it appeared it might crash in the Persian Gulf is believed to be the first American military casualty in support of U.S. operations against ISIS in Iraq and Syria.

Michael Phelps to 'attend program' after DUI charge

Swimmer Michael Phelps, the most-decorated Olympian of all time, tweeted Sunday that he is taking a break from the sport "to attend a program that will provide the help I need to better understand myself."

CDC director: Ebola outbreak unlikely in U.S.

The director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention told CNN on Sunday that he is confident there is little risk of an Ebola outbreak in Dallas, where one infected patient is fighting for his life.

US airman dead, 2 missing as Typhoon Phanfone slams Japan

One of the three U.S. airmen washed away to sea Sunday from their station post at Kadena Air Base in Japan has died.

Hong Kong protests persist after ultimatum, mob attacks

Thousands of pro-democracy protesters jammed the streets of Hong Kong's central business district Saturday night and early Sunday, clapping and cheering just hours after an ultimatum by government leaders: Let city workers back in their off

After Emergency Medical Call, Corona Firefighters Finish Patient's Yard Work

After Corona Fire Department crew treated a man who collapsed while mowing his lawn, firefighters sent him to the hospital and finished the yard work themselves on Wednesday morning.

Hazmat crews clean up, quarantined family move out due to Ebola case

A Dallas apartment where the first person diagnosed with Ebola in the United States had stayed is finally getting a thorough cleaning, days after the diagnosis left four people quarantined there with soiled towels and sweat-stained sheets from