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Arlington National Cemetery honors first soldier buried 150 years ago

Under an almost cloudless sky, family members gathered and soldiers marched in full military dress. Taps echoed in the wind. A wreath of red, white and blue flowers was placed on a grave.

2 health care workers exposed to MERS patient had flu-like symptoms

Two health care workers went to the emergency room with flu-like symptoms after coming into contact with a patient confirmed to have Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, or MERS, officials said Tuesday.

Microsoft to sell $399 Xbox One without Kinect

Microsoft has slashed the price of its Xbox One console and is offering the device without the accompanying Kinect motion-control system.

Actor Alec Baldwin arrested after riding bike wrong way

Actor Alec Baldwin was arrested Tuesday and issued two summonses -- one for disorderly conduct -- after riding a bicycle the wrong way on a New York street, police said.

Where is Casey Kasem? Family members, judge concerned

He's a radio icon and onetime voice of a beloved cartoon character. Now 82, Casey Kasem is suffering from Lewy body disease -- a common cause of dementia, a spokesman for his daughter told CNN Tuesday.

Where is Casey Kasem? Family members, judge concerned

He's a radio icon and onetime voice of a beloved cartoon character. Now 82, Casey Kasem is suffering from Lewy body disease -- a common cause of dementia, a spokesman for his daughter told CNN Tuesday.

Where is Casey Kasem? Family members, judge concerned

He's a radio icon and onetime voice of a beloved cartoon character. Now 82, Casey Kasem is suffering from Parkinson's disease. And a family battle has left his children and a judge worried about his safety.

Twitter to roll out 'mute' feature

You know that friend who has an opinion or a joke about everything? Sure, they're entertaining, but sometimes you wish you could get them to shut up. Now on Twitter, you can.

Army veteran, who faced enemy fire, to receive Medal of Honor

A former Army sergeant who withstood Afghan insurgent fire to save his fellow warriors' lives will be awarded the Medal of Honor on Tuesday by President Obama at the White House.

Rove criticized for Clinton 'brain injury' suggestion

Karl Rove's suggestion that Hillary Clinton suffers from a brain injury is coming under attack.