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Prosecutors: Aaron Hernandez discussed killing in jailhouse calls

Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez used "coded messages" in jailhouse calls to discuss the killing of Odin Lloyd, Massachusetts prosecutors said in court papers.

Arizona woman accused of using feces in attempt to kill husband

 An Arizona woman is accused of injecting feces-laced fluid into her 66-year-old husband's IV as the couple was alone in his recovery room following his surgery, police said.

Obama renews vow to fight for working class

After a week in which he signed executive orders focused on bolstering the middle class, President Barack Obama repeated his State of the Union promise Saturday to act with or without Congress.

Shootings near two Michigan campuses; one student dead

Police in Michigan searched Saturday for suspects in two shootings near university campuses, including one that left a Michigan State student dead.

Break in weather benefits Super Bowl

 It will be cold when kickoff time rolls around for the Super Bowl, but nothing out of the ordinary for a northeastern winter.

Comedian Kevin Hart headlines Sprint NBA All-Star Celebrity Game participants

The National Basketball Association announced Wednesday stars from film and TV will take the court for the Sprint NBA All-Star Celebrity Game 2014 on Friday, Feb. 14, at 7 p.m. ET.

SUPER BOWL: 7 commercials to watch

Our favorite Sunday of the year will arrive on February 2, and we're already armed with snacks and snark to dissect the best part of Super Bowl XLVIII: its commercials.

Denver continues push to host Super Bowl

The city of Denver is already looking toward the Super Bowl in 2019, but all eyes are glued on New Jersey this weekend because it could very well factor into our own super ambitions.

Richard Sherman says he's misunderstood, 'I'm a people pleaser'

What's has it been like to be Richard Sherman the last week?

Keystone pipeline impact study expected Friday

The results of an environmental impact study into the Keystone XL pipeline project will be announced Friday afternoon, two senior administration officials and another source familiar with the timing told CNN.