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Top 20 colleges with most billionaire alumni

In perhaps the most prestigious college ranking, a new report lists colleges and universities with most global billionaire graduates.

Surprise! Eva Mendes, Ryan Gosling have baby

So Eva Mendes was pregnant after all.

Feds: Store owner plotted to send jihadists to Syria, kill U.S. troops himself

A man who owns an upstate New York food store funded ISIS, tried to send jihadists to Syria to fight with the terrorist group and plotted to do some killing himself -- by gunning down U.S.

Source: Joan Rivers' doctor took selfie, began biopsy before her cardiac arrest

The cardiac arrest leading to Joan Rivers' death happened as the comedian's personal doctor began performing a biopsy on her vocal cords, a source close to the death investigation told CNN.

Witness talks about seeing a severed head in man's trash

A Memphis man who went to police after he saw a severed head in man's backyard says it's an image he can't forget.

Funeral home offers drive-thru visitation

Most people these days lead very busy lives. That's one reason owners of a local funeral home decided to make saying your final goodbyes a little more convenient.

Wildfires threaten thousands in Northern California

Wildfires raced across Northern California overnight, charring at least 9,000 acres and forcing thousands from their homes, fire officials said.

Man foils intruder, then likely saves his life

Out on the curb in front of a Port St. Lucie home on Penrose Avenue are pieces of car, shards of glass with dried blood and a broken bed frame. They are all reminders of a scary night for Allen Harral and his family.

Boeing, Space X land NASA contracts

Boeing and SpaceX have been awarded NASA contracts to transport astronauts to and from the International Space Station, the agency announced Tuesday.

What's it like to feed the most powerful man in the world?

If you can't stand the heat, get out of the kitchen -- or so the saying goes.