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School on Memorial Day: LA dad protests to show concerns

Many school students had the day off today, but classes were in session in Livingston Parish. I caught up with one parent who says, his kid shouldn't have been in class because it's disrespectful.

Extreme weight loss: 5 key strategies

You see it on TV all the time: People losing hundreds of pounds, going from couch potatoes to athletes, transforming themselves into different (and happier) human beings.

Home prices remain on the rise

U.S. home prices remain on the upswing at the start of 2014, as a slow recovery from the bust that led to the financial crisis continues.

Supreme Court: Police justified in deadly 2004 car chase

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled unanimously Tuesday that police officers were within their rights to use deadly force in a 2004 two-state car chase and shooting that ended with two people killed in western Tennessee.

'Friends' actor David Schwimmer helps police solve stabbing

The lyrics to the "Friends" theme song "I'll Be There For You" proved to be more than just words this week when actor David Schwimmer helped cops solve a stabbing near his building.

Rolling Stones back on tour 2 months after death of Jagger's girlfriend

Ladies and gentlemen, the Rolling Stones are back on tour.

Rescue workers search for 3 after mudslides in Colorado

(CNN) — Rescue workers searched by air and on land Monday for three people missing after a massive mudslide in Mesa County, Colorado.

Rebuilding a girl's dream home after tragedy

As the school year came to a close, 12-year-old Sicily Kolbeck found herself still without a project. It was a key requirement at the small, independent school she attended just outside Atlanta.

GM faulty ignition crashes now 47

More crashes are now being attributed to faulty ignitions in General Motors vehicles. GM has raised the number of frontal-impact crashes linked to the problem ignitions to 47 from 32, according to company spokesman Greg Martin.

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West tie the knot in Italy

The parents of North West have made it official. Kim Kardashian and Kanye West tied the knot at Fort di Belvedere in Florence, Italy, on Saturday, Kardashian's publicist told CNN.