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Celebrities protest Beverly Hills Hotel ownership

The Beverly Hills Hotel has been a haven for Hollywood's elite since 1912 -- two years before the City of Beverly Hills was even created. But now some stars are rushing for the exits.

Clay Aiken has slim edge in North Carolina primary

Clay Aiken, the American-Idol star-turned congressional hopeful, holds a razor-thin margin over opponent Keith Crisco in North Carolina's Democratic primary for a U.S.

Women building: GOP-led House to vote on women's museum

The election-year attention on women lands directly on the House floor Wednesday, after Republican leaders decided to allow a vote on a National Women's History Museum, changing their approach to the issue.

Lewinsky breaks silence on Clinton affair

Saying that "it's time to burn the beret and bury the blue dress," Monica Lewinsky is writing for the first time about her affair with Bill Clinton.

Teen stows away in wheel well of Hawaii bound plane

The video is grainy and shot from far away, but there's no mistaking what it shows: someone jumping out of a plane's wheel well.

Mother accused of stashing meth in baby's diaper

A Desoto Parish woman was arrested after allegedly trying to conceal methamphetamine in her baby's diaper.

Deputy Attorney General charged with rape of juvenile boy

A Delaware deputy attorney general resigned Monday after he was arrested and charged with raping a 16-year-old boy he allegedly met through a popular gay dating app.

Do hotel star ratings mean anything anymore?

Plush romantic beach holiday? You go for a five-star place. Budget city crash pad? A two- or three-star joint. Simple, right? Not anymore.

Meet Netflix's stealthy new logo

Netflix has a new logo, but you're forgiven if you didn't notice.

New research, recommendations for parents

Current and expectant parents may be interested a few of the many studies that have been released in recent days as researchers gathered for the annual meeting of the Pediatric Academic Societies, the largest international meeting focused on re