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VA wait-list scandal grows, Senate to finally hear from Shinseki

A mounting crisis of deadly waiting times and allegations of coverup at VA hospitals faced Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric Shinseki at a Senate committee hearing Thursday.

Missouri lawmakers approve three-day abortion waiting period

Missouri lawmakers gave final approval to a measure that requires a woman to wait 72 hours from her initial doctor's visit before she gets an abortion.

Radio icon Casey Kasem is missing

He's a radio icon and onetime voice of a beloved cartoon character. Now 82, Casey Kasem is suffering from Lewy body disease -- a common cause of dementia, a spokesman for his daughter told CNN on Tuesday.

Caught on camera: Teacher grabs kindergartner by the face

An Ohio teacher is caught on camera grabbing a student in an apparent fit of anger. The student's parents are enraged and as Tim Miller reports, now they want the teacher fired.

U.S. support to Nigeria beset by complications

The United States is now using drones and manned surveillance aircraft over Nigeria in the search for the hundreds of schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram.

Louisiana man crashes into school bus, arrested for third DWI

A Eunice man is behind bars after authorities reported he crashed into a bus while allegedly intoxicated.

America wins the war on wine

It seems America has won the war on wine!

Jason Priestley: I regret leaving '90210'

Jason Priestley played Brandon Walsh on "Beverly Hills 90210" from 1990 to 1998.

Hyperlocal apps help residents fight crime

Early this year, a crime spree hit the usually quiet residential neighborhood of Grandview, northeast of downtown Phoenix, Arizona.

Opera singer struggles with speech after stroke

Imagine this: You're at the top of your game professionally. You have a loving spouse, two dear children and a developing relationship with your community. Then God pushes a serious pause button on your life.