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2 children in Georgia home without adults die in fire

Two children -- who were among five in a suburban Atlanta house without any adults -- died and another is in critical condition following a fire, a fire department spokesman said Saturday.

Police arrest man in connection with Portland, Oregon, high school shooting

A gang task force arrested a man early Saturday in connection with a shooting near a high school in Portland, Oregon, police said.

After scathing emails, Angelina Jolie photographed with Sony Pictures chief

 Oh, to be a fly on the wall when this photo of Angelina Jolie was taken.

Beyonce opens up on feminism, fame and marriage

  In honor of the one-year anniversary of her groundbreaking self-titled work, Beyonce has taken us by surprise yet again.

Passengers livid after air traffic control glitch piles up Heathrow traffic

 Though the air traffic control system for London airspace has been restored after a technical failure, angry passengers forced to deal with long delays and other hassles reported scenes of disorganization and "disaster" as a res

Paul Revere's 1795 time capsule unearthed

A time capsule buried by patriots Samuel Adams and Paul Revere more than two centuries ago was unearthed Thursday in Boston.

5 church members accused of beating gay parishoner

A Grand Jury indicted five members of a church in North Carolina for beating a fellow church-goer, allegeldy because he's gay.

Brazilian man says he killed 39 women in Rio de Janeiro region

A Brazilian man has confessed to killing 39 women in the Rio de Janeiro region, police said Thursday -- shocking claims that, if confirmed, would make him one of the most prolific serial killers in the country's history.

'Tis the season: Police hand out presents, not tickets

 What if police gave out presents instead of traffic tickets. That would be a nice trick, or maybe an alternate reality. Actually, it was a stunt for UPtv.