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How do you spell T-I-E? National Spelling Bee has two winners

Sriram Hathwar and Ansun Sujoe correctly spelled so many words Thursday that the Scripps National Spelling Bee had to declare them both winners.

Massachusetts man charged with obstructing Boston bombings probe

A Massachusetts man was arrested Friday on suspicion of obstructing the investigation of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings, authorities said.

Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki resigns

In the end, even Eric Shinseki knew he had to go, President Barack Obama said Friday in announcing the resignation of his only Veterans Affairs secretary over a growing scandal involving sometimes deadly waits for care at VA hospitals.

FDA Warning: Tanning beds, sunlamps should not be used under 18

The Food and Drug Administration has issued a final decision to reclassify sunlamp products and ultraviolet or UV lamps used in indoor tanning salons.

Ford recalls affect 1.4 million vehicles

Ford announced Thursday four recalls affecting at least 1.4 million vehicles, the majority of which are popular SUVs that may have steering issues.

Chelsea Handler stepping down from E! talk show

Chelsea Handler's late-night television show on E!, "Chelsea Lately," will come to a close in August, freeing the comedian to create a different show elsewhere.

De Niro opens up about his gay father

Robert De Niro says it was his "responsibility" to make a documentary about his father, artist Robert De Niro Sr., he told Out magazine in an interview.

Brad Pitt attacked at Hollywood premiere of 'Maleficent'

One moment Brad Pitt was signing autographs, and the next taking an apparent blow to the face.