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Israel holds state memorial ceremony for Ariel Sharon

International leaders and top Israeli officials attended a state memorial ceremony Monday for Israel's former Prime Minister Ariel Sharon, who died last week.

White House faces off against Congress in Supreme Court

President Obama's recess appointments to a federal agency-- made without Senate confirmation-- will be reviewed by the Supreme Court on Monday.

How Beats headphones changed the audio world

Kelley Zapata loves her Beats. The University of Georgia junior first got a pair of Beats by Dre Studio headphones for Christmas in 2008. They were a revelation, she says, especially for someone used to Apple earbuds.

Red carpet arrivals: Hollywood celebrates at 2014 Golden Globes

Celebrities are making their way down the red carpet for Sunday's Golden Globes, shining in their beautiful finery.

University to offer beer brewing diploma

It's probably safe to say that college students know a thing or two about beer. Now, they can take their love of the brew right into the classroom. A university in Canada is serving up a very refreshing new program.

Priebus doubts there's a direct link between Christie and bridge scandal

While some Republicans are taking a wait-and-see approach on the question of whether New Jersey Gov.

Family receives wrong body after mother's death on Caribbean vacation

Rhode Island resident Lisa Kondvar remembers her mother as a beautiful, small and vivacious blonde.

Rodman teammate Smith: North Korea didn't pay us

 Charles Smith insisted Sunday that the former NBA players who went to North Korea for a basketball diplomacy trip, led by Dennis Rodman, weren't paid by the repressive regime.

McCain: Send Petraeus back to Iraq

President Barack Obama should send David Petraeus, a retired four-star general who ran the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, back to Iraq to help deal with the growing unrest in the country, Sen.

Lawmakers agree poverty level is high, disagree on how to solve it

Nearly 50 million. That's how many Americans are living in poverty today. It's an obvious problem, but unfortunately without an obvious solution.