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Committee approves idea to bring back firing squad in Utah

 Salt Lake City, UT (KSTU) -- Lawmakers have given a preliminary nod to bringing back the firing squad as a method of execution in Utah.

Professor accused of doing math homework, quizzes, tests for Weber State football players

 Ogden, UT (KSTU) -- Officials said a Weber State University math instructor has violated NCAA ethical conduct rules after completing coursework for five university football players.

Lawyer: 5 Thai students detained after 'Hunger Games' salute

 BANGKOK, Thailand (CNN) -- Five university students who used the signature three-fingered salute from "The Hunger Games" in front of Th

Hot car mom uses donations for 'baby daddy's' rap album

A civil rights leader in phoenix is done trying to help a woman accused of leaving her children in a hot car. He says he found jobs for her, but she never showed up.

Is college worth the cost?

 (CNN) -- Is college worth the cost?

Shoppers not feeling Black Friday this year

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Stores may be opening early for Black Friday, but that doesn't mean shoppers will show up.

Report: Janice Dickinson accuses Bill Cosby of rape

Former supermodel Janice Dickinson accused Bill Cosby of sexual assault, telling "Entertainment Tonight" in an interview aired on Tuesday that the comedian raped her.

5 things we learned from that Jaden and Willow Smith interview

Perhaps The New York Times' T Magazine should have had Stephen Hawking interview Jaden and Willow Smith. Or the Dalai Lama.

5 things to know about Chris Hemsworth, 'Sexiest Man Alive'

When you're talking about Chris Hemsworth being named People magazine's new Sexiest Man Alive, don't make the mistake of calling him "that guy from 'The Hunger Games.'"