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Many Per Se restaurant violations voided by judge, chef Thomas Keller says

Many food enthusiasts lost their appetite after one of New York City's most exclusive restaurants was served a "C" grade by the Department of Health, but chef Thomas Keller says many of those violations have now been overturned.

Stock investors still in sell-mode

Investors would rather sell than ask questions after Friday's plunge.

Girl in Mississippi believed swept away by flooding as rain batters Southeast

A flash flood is believed to have swept a 9-year-old girl into a culvert in west-central Mississippi on Sunday night, prompting a desperate search that stretched into Monday morning as heavy rain battered the area, officials said.

HBO Go crashes under heavy 'Game of Thrones' demand

Winter was coming, but for many HBO Go users, it didn't arrive Sunday night as expected.

And the best U.S. airline is ...

Virgin America ranked No. 1 in an annual airline rating report for the second consecutive year.

Archbishop of Atlanta to vacate $2.2 million mansion in early May

After coming under sharp criticism and issuing an apology earlier this week, the Archbishop of Atlanta announced Saturday that he would vacate his $2.2 million mansion in early May.

CDC, Poison Experts highlight dangers of e-cigarettes

Electronic cigarettes are a popular alternative to conventional ones, but experts say the liquid nicotine used in many of the devices can be dangerous, especially for children.

House conservatives block modest GOP immigration proposal

 House conservatives on Friday blocked a narrow immigration reform measure, showing how hard it is an election year for the GOP-led chamber to make even small changes to the nation's immigration laws.

NCAA Final Four: Acid test for players, coaches

The Final Four of college basketball can be a harsh proving ground for players. The pressure is immense.

Tyson recalls chicken nuggets sold at Sam's Club

Tyson is recalling 75,320 pounds of chicken nuggets after some customers complained about finding small pieces of plastic in their food.