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Statement expected from Gov. Perry in indictment charge

Texas Gov. Rick Perry will deliver a statement at 3 p.m. ET Saturday from the state capitol in Austin, the governor's office says.

AZ man walks thousands of miles picking up litter

Long before the sun is high in the sky, Jerry Meyers, 72, is on the move. "I wear out a couple pair of shoes a year, two or three," Meyers said.

'The Giver': Jeff Bridges' 18-year dream comes true

Outside of superheroes, young adult adaptations have become one of the few thing studios can count on.

Demonstrators in Phoenix peacefully protest police brutality

Calls for peace and justice in Phoenix as police and protesters continue to clash in a St. Louis suburb.

Happy birthday, Julia Child!

 Today would have been Julia Child's 102nd birthday, and Eatocracy is celebrating her legacy. Here are some lesser-known facts about the beloved TV chef and cookbook author.

Step into the new era of food halls

Chef Yiquan Gu opened Gu's Bistro in a suburban Atlanta strip mall in 2010 because he was tired of working for other people.

Have you gotten 'the talk' that Ferguson shooting protesters are posting about?

 If you're African-American, you might have gotten "the talk." It's a discussion, usually with parents, about how they need to behave around police officers because of the color of their skin.

Woman drinks chemical-filled tea at Utah restaurant

A Utah woman is hospitalized after drinking sweet tea accidentally mixed with industrial cleaner. Jan Harding knew right away when she took a sip of her sweet tea something wasn't right.

Ferguson police chief: Officer didn't know Brown as robbery suspect

The Ferguson police officer who shot Michael Brown didn't stop him because he was suspected in a recent robbery, but because he was "walking down the middle of the street blocking traffic," the city's police chief said Friday.

Campaign raises almost $1 million for widow of Chris Kyle

A campaign to raise money for the widow of sniper Chris Kyle is close to meeting its goal as its deadline approaches.