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10-year-old saves her grandfather after he has a stroke in the woods

A 10-year-old South Carolina girl is being called a hero for getting her grandfather home after he had a stroke in the woods.

Weather Channel-DirecTV blackout: No end in sight

 Nearly two weeks into the DirecTV blackout of the Weather Channel, it looks like there's no end in sight.

300 become ill on cruise ship

More than 300 people on a Royal Caribbean cruise ship have become ill during a voyage, the Centers for Disease Control said on its website.

WH adviser: Obama prepared to use bully pulpit

White House senior adviser Dan Pfeiffer said President Barack Obama's plan to take more action in 2014-even without congressional approval-shouldn't be considered a threat to lawmakers on Capitol Hill.

Police: Gunman in deadly mall attack identified as Darion Marcus Aguilar

The gunman who killed two workers Saturday at a Maryland mall was identified Sunday as Darion Marcus Aguilar, Howard County Police Chief Bill McMahon said.

Michaels may have been hit by a security breach

Arts and crafts retailer, Michaels, has some bad news for customers. The company said today that it may have been hit by a security breach.

Time to stock up on stamps

Time to stock up on those forever stamps. Come Sunday, it will cost you more to mail a letter. It's that time of year when new stamp prices tend to kick in. And this year, the increase is the biggest in more than 10 years.

Texas judge: Remove brain-dead woman from ventilator, other machines

A Texas judge ordered a Fort Worth hospital to remove a pregnant and brain-dead woman from respirators and ventilators on Friday, perhaps ending a wrenching legal debate about who is alive, who is dead and how the presence of a fetus changes th

Playtex recalls pacifier holder clip due to choking hazard

Playtex is recalling a pacifier holder clip due to a choking hazard. This recall involves the Playtex pacifier holder clip that can attach a pacifier to items like clothing, diaper bags, and strollers.