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George Clooney legally ties the knot

George Clooney, the man long considered one of Hollywood's most eligible bachelors, followed up his private wedding to British human rights attorney Amal Alamuddin with a civil ceremony in Venice, Italy, on Monday.

Boy, 15, pens viral letter about Emma Watson speech

A 15-year-old British schoolboy has struck a chord with his eloquent response to actress Emma Watson's United Nations speech encouraging men to join in the fight for gender equality.

Air travel still hobbled after Chicago fire

If you are traveling today, you may want to check with your airline.

U.S., allied airstrikes target ISIS in northern Syria

U.S. and allied warplanes hit sites near the northern Syrian city of Ayn al-Arab, the scene of fighting between ISIS and Kurdish forces in recent days, U.S. Central Command confirmed Saturday.

Oklahoma beheading suspect regains consciousness, interviewed by police

Police in Oklahoma said Saturday they've interviewed the man who allegedly beheaded a 54-year-old woman at his former workplace.

Suspect in Hannah Graham disappearance transfers from Texas to Virginia

Jesse Matthew, a suspect in the disappearance of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham, is being held in isolation in a Virginia jail cell, authorities said Saturday.

Chelsea Clinton gives birth to a daughter

Chelsea Clinton has given birth to a daughter, according to a post on her Twitter and Facebook accounts. The baby was born Friday, a Clinton spokesman said.

Doctor treats Ebola with HIV drug in Liberia -- seemingly successfully

A doctor in rural Liberia inundated with Ebola patients says he's had good results with a treatment he tried out of sheer desperation: an HIV drug.

Montana teacher -- initially given 31 days in rape of student -- now gets 10 years

Fighting back tears, Auliea Hanlon sat on the witness stand in a Montana courtroom, just feet away from the man who pleaded guilty to raping her 14-year-old daughter -- and initially received a sentence that required him to serve just 31 days i