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Obama renews vow to fight for working class

After a week in which he signed executive orders focused on bolstering the middle class, President Barack Obama repeated his State of the Union promise Saturday to act with or without Congress.

Shootings near two Michigan campuses; one student dead

Police in Michigan searched Saturday for suspects in two shootings near university campuses, including one that left a Michigan State student dead.

Break in weather benefits Super Bowl

 It will be cold when kickoff time rolls around for the Super Bowl, but nothing out of the ordinary for a northeastern winter.

Comedian Kevin Hart headlines Sprint NBA All-Star Celebrity Game participants

The National Basketball Association announced Wednesday stars from film and TV will take the court for the Sprint NBA All-Star Celebrity Game 2014 on Friday, Feb. 14, at 7 p.m. ET.

SUPER BOWL: 7 commercials to watch

Our favorite Sunday of the year will arrive on February 2, and we're already armed with snacks and snark to dissect the best part of Super Bowl XLVIII: its commercials.

Denver continues push to host Super Bowl

The city of Denver is already looking toward the Super Bowl in 2019, but all eyes are glued on New Jersey this weekend because it could very well factor into our own super ambitions.

Richard Sherman says he's misunderstood, 'I'm a people pleaser'

What's has it been like to be Richard Sherman the last week?

Keystone pipeline impact study expected Friday

The results of an environmental impact study into the Keystone XL pipeline project will be announced Friday afternoon, two senior administration officials and another source familiar with the timing told CNN.

Laura Bush: Future 'first gentleman' should get same critiques as first ladies

Former first lady Laura Bush proposed that the future first gentleman should get the same scrutiny about his looks and style as first ladies have faced in recent decades.

Harrowing search for ancestors at Cape Coast Castle

Duwon Steven Clark is standing on the white rock patio, just to the right of the now-silent cannons of Ghana's Cape Coast Castle, trying to get himself around a memory he never had.