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Seven teens charged in Sayreville High School assaults

Six teenage football players accused of hazing and sexual assault at a New Jersey high school were taken into custody Friday evening, according to the Middlesex County Prosecutors office.

13-year-old hid in attic during attempted home invasion

Two people are being charged with allegedly trying to break into a North Haven home Thursday afternoon. The first attempt was at a home on Hartford Turnpike, where a 13-year-old child hid in the attic while he called police.

American emergency rooms prepare as Ebola fear spreads

Emergency rooms around the United States are preparing for the people who may have Ebola and for the people who just think they have Ebola.

Pest control company takes extreme measures to rid house of brown recluse infestation

A home in an upscale Weldon Spring neighborhood that has been overrun by brown recluse spiders is finally getting rid of the eight legged creatures.

Customer: I was fired for Comcast complaint

 A California accountant says he's been fired from his job because he complained to Comcast about his cable service and bill. Conal O'Rourke worked for PricewaterhouseCoopers, which does consulting work for Comcast.

VIRAL PHOTO: #1 Patriots fan

A photo of a recently arrested suspect, and apparently, number one New England Patriots superfan has gone viral.

Couple sues state over baby's name

 A Brentwood couple is suing the state of Tennessee for the right to choose the surname for their newborn son.

You're an idiot if you like this phone

Want to rile up an iPhone owner? Tell her you have an Android phone. Smartphone owners are extremely protective of their gadgets. Any hint that they might not have the best of the best is akin to a declaration of war.

Did Silverman's 'vagina tax' video miss the mark?

Comedian Sarah Silverman announced in a new NSFW video that she's giving up her boobs and getting a penis.

Queen Elizabeth names Angelina Jolie honorary dame

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II on Friday made Hollywood star Angelina Jolie an honorary dame for her campaign to end the scourge of sexual violence in war zones.