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Palins describe brawl in police recordings

 Bristol Palin describes being dragged through the grass and called a series of obscenities during a massive brawl last month in recordings of Anchorage police interviews that CNN obtained through a public records request.

Officials: 3 Denver girls played hooky from school and tried to join ISIS

The first indication that something was wrong was a phone call from his daughter's Denver area school to let Assad Ibrahim know that she had not come to class.

Jason Aldean extends sold-out Burn It Down Tour into 2015

 Good news, ladies (and gentlemen): Country star Jason Aldean is extending his sold-out Burn It Down Tour into 2015.

That sweet drink may age you

 Drinking sugar-sweetened beverages may make certain cells in your body age faster, a new study suggests.

'Django Unchained' actress, boyfriend charged with lewd conduct

  "Django Unchained" actress Daniele Watts and her boyfriend have been charged with one count each of lewd conduct, a spokesman said Tuesday.

#testing, #testing: What the famous said in their first tweets

  If your first tweet sets the tone for what you're all about, what are we supposed to make of #HereWeGo, Monica Lewinky's first social media salutation?

Jury retrial to begin on whether Jodi Arias should get life or death sentence

Jodi Arias and her legal team will begin fighting for her life this week when a new jury hears opening arguments on whether she should receive a life or death sentence for her murder conviction.

Chicago man to Obama: 'Don't touch my girlfriend'

 Even the President of the United States has to deal with jealous boyfriends.

Amazon and Simon & Schuster reach compromise deal

The tug of war between Amazon and one major book publisher just ended -- and both sides are declaring victory.

$84 million Microsoft CEO: We pay women equally

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has some really bad timing.