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'The Giver': Jeff Bridges' 18-year dream comes true

Outside of superheroes, young adult adaptations have become one of the few thing studios can count on.

Americans charged in death of woman found in suitcase in Indonesia

Two Americans have been charged with murder in the death of a Chicago woman whose bloody body was found this week in a suitcase outside an Indonesian hotel, police in the Indonesian province of Bali said Friday.

BBB warning: 'Click bait' scams exploit Robin Williams’ death

Whenever a major story dominates the news, scammers take advantage of the public’s interest with online photos, stories and social media links that claim to offer sensational details.

'The Giver': Jeff Bridges' 18-year dream comes true

Outside of superheroes, young adult adaptations have become one of the few thing studios can count on.

Jeb Bush opposes Florida medical marijuana ballot initiative

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush announced his opposition Thursday to an overwhelmingly popular proposal that would legalize medical marijuana in his state.

'Walk the Line' home with Johnny Cash

Want to "Walk the Line" where Johnny Cash once played as a child?

Michael Brown suspect in robbery before he was shot to death, police say

Investigators named Michael Brown, the teen shot and killed by police in a St. Louis suburb, as a suspect in a convenience store robbery that occurred moments before the shooting, according to Ferguson police documents released Friday.

Missouri governor: Highway patrol will direct security in Ferguson

State troopers are taking over security in Ferguson, Missouri, after days of clashes between local police and protesters.

Arizona teacher suspected of being drunk in class

A 57-year-old teacher at a San Tan Valley high school was arrested on suspicion of being drunk while teaching a class Wednesday afternoon, a Pinal County Sheriff's Office spokesman said.

Chris Brown makes 'strides' to sobriety, 'personal growth,' his doctor says

Chris Brown has "made significant strides" in staying sober since he got out of jail in June, the singer's psychiatrist said.