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CAUGHT ON TAPE: Tennessee dad delivers baby at gas station

One Tennessee dad may have a lock for 'Father of the Year' honors. Of course, his significant other played a role too. When she went into labor, the two headed toward the hospital but time ran out too soon.

6 reasons why 2013 was a bad year for Obama

 How bad of a year was 2013 for President Barack Obama? The economy is strengthening as he starts to wind down America's longest war, but his poll numbers are the lowest since he took office almost five years ago.

'Do-nothing' Congress? More like 'wasted-time'

Congress set off for a two-week recess Friday, flying out of Washington under a dark cloud: the "Do-nothing" label. But that term is too easy.

Target offering customers 10% off December 21-22 to make up for credit card debacle

Target stores are trying to make amends with its customers after it was announced, Thursday, there was unauthorized access to payment card data at our United States. stores. 

VIDEO: South Carolina high school student gets early Christmas present in Clemson acceptance letter

The video of a South Carolina young man has gone viral after he received a special letter in the mail.

LA governor, Phil Robertson respond to 'Duck Dynasty' suspension

"The Duck Commander." and patriarch of the Robertson family, Phil Robertson, as well as Louisiana governor, republican, Bobby Jindal, have released statements after it was announced, Wednesday, Robertson would be suspended indefi

When routine surgeries go wrong

When Nailah Winkfield took her daughter to Children's Hospital & Research Center in Oakland, California, for a tonsillectomy, she thought it would be a short stay.

Therapy dogs: 'Perfect medicine' to help students survive finals

The tension at Emory University's Robert W. Woodruff Library is palpable.

Death penalty in the United States gradually declining

A shortage of lethal injection chemicals has contributed to declining use of capital punishment in the United States with a new report on Thursday noting only 39 executions this year.

Clinton says she'll decide about 2016 next year

Hillary Clinton says she'll decide in 2014 about whether she'll make another run for the White House in 2016.