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Deadly LAX shooting: Why did he do it?

Witnesses to a gunman's mayhem at Los Angeles International Airport are providing the first possible clues to what motivated the attack.

What's in your spices? Bug parts and rat hair

You may inadvertently be getting more than you bargained for when you put paprika in your chicken paprikash.

Tokyo travel: 11 things to know before you go

After a setback from the natural and nuclear disasters of 2011, tourism has rebounded in Tokyo.

New cases of deadly virus emerge in Middle East

Four more cases of a possibly fatal respiratory virus have been confirmed in Oman and Saudi Arabia, according to the World Health Organization.

House committee subpoena's Sebelius over health website woes

The Republican-led House Oversight Committee has subpoenaed Health Secretary Kathleen Sebelius as part of its effort to obtain documents and other information about the embattled website, a committee spokesman tells CNN's Lis

High school athletes found more vulnerable to concussions

A new study from the National Academy of Sciences finds that high school athletes remain at risk for concussions -- and may be their own worst enemies.

Stocks fall on Fed hangover

The bull continues to look like it's running out of steam.

FAA allowing most electronic device use throughout flights

Airplane travelers will soon be able to watch videos and play games with their electronic devices throughout their entire flight -- and not just above a certain altitude -- the Federal Aviation Administration said Thursday in a long-anticipated

Kraft cheese products recalled for premature spoiling

Kraft Foods Group is voluntarily recalling some varieties of Kraft and Polly-O String Cheese and String Cheese Twists products. These products may spoil before their "Best When Used By" code dates, leading to product discoloration.

Goldman wants junior bankers to take weekends off

Goldman Sachs is encouraging its junior investment bankers to take weekends off.