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Dan Marino sues NFL over concussions

Dan Marino, considered one of the greatest quarterbacks in National Football League history, is suing the NFL over concussions, according to court documents filed last week in Philadelphia.

Dog ate my homework? Try: 'Puppy drove my car into a pond!'

Throughout history they've been humankind's most convenient, unwitting and trustworthy scapegoats for missing homework assignments and olfactory mishaps.

Teacher accused of intentionally exposing student to AIDS

A teacher and coach who worked in Terrebonne Parish is accused of having sex with a minor and intentionally exposing them to the AIDS virus, authorities said Thursday.

Female hurricanes are deadlier than male hurricanes, study says

Apparently sexism isn't just a social problem -- if you're in the path of a hurricane, gender bias might actually kill you.

12-year-old Wisconsin girl stabbed 19 times; friends arrested

They had something to prove to someone they found on a ghoulish website. So, two girls allegedly lured a third girl into a wooded area in Milwaukee over the weekend and stabbed her 19 times, police in Wisconsin said.

Puppy drives car into pond

(CNN) -- Throughout history they've been humankind's most convenient, unwitting and trustworthy scapegoats for missing homework assignments and olfactory mishaps.

6-year-old, 7-year-old, stabbed in elevator, one dead, one critical

Brooklyn, NY (CNN) — New York police are searching for a man who stabbed two children, one fatally, in an elevator Sunday evening.

Poison paramour case overturned, government overstepped it's bounds

WASHINGTON (CNN) — The Supreme Court ruled for a Pennsylvania woman accused of violating laws tied to a chemical-weapons treaty when she attacked the other woman in a love triangle.

Police: Wisconsin girl stabbed 19 times; 12-year-old friends arrested

Two 12-year-old girls inspired by Internet horror stories lured a girl of the same age into a wooded area near Milwaukee before one of them stabbed the victim 19 times and left her to crawl to her rescue over the weekend, police said Monday.

Teacher dances off 100 pounds to find her dream body

In fall 2012, Roni Tarver was in a bad mood.