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Mexico frees Marine detained for seven months on weapons charges

U.S. Marine reservist Sgt. Andrew Paul Tahmooressi is enjoying his first day home Saturday in Miami, freed from a seven-month detention in Mexico in a weapons case that he claimed grew merely from his taking a wrong turn.

3 trick-or-treaters killed by speeding car in California, authorities say

A speeding vehicle struck and killed three girls Friday night, including twins, who were trick-or-treating in southern California, authorities said.

Wall Street firm pushes for student loan forgiveness

 One Wall Street firm has an idea that's raising eyebrows: forgive some student debt for first-time homebuyers.

Most wanted Halloween costume: 'Frozen'

 Frightening witches, vampires, and zombies were no match for the chilling power of Princess Elsa this Halloween.

To be a black cat on Halloween

 It's Halloween, and for many of us, that conjures up a familiar image.

Pumkin spice lattes at your door-step

If you've ever dreamed of getting your java fix without the wait -- that time has come. Starbucks has announced plans for coffee and food delivery services.

Most wanted Halloween costume: 'Frozen'

Frightening witches, vampires, and zombies were no match for the chilling power of Princess Elsa this Halloween.

To be a black cat on Halloween

It's Halloween, and for many of us, that conjures up a familiar image.

J.K. Rowling delivers new 'Harry Potter' tale

No tricks here, just the treat: In honor of Halloween, J.K. Rowling is delving into the back story of one of "Harry Potter's" more twisted Hogwarts professors.