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Toyota halts some sales to fix heated seats

 Toyota has stopped selling some of its most popular cars in the U.S., including certain Camry and Corolla models, after discovering the heated seats weren't as flame resistant as required.

Super Bowl ticket prices: it may pay to wait this year

As the Broncos and the Seahawks get ready to face off Sunday in Super Bowl 48 there are still plenty of tickets to be had.

Paul Ryan welcomes Pope's welfare debate

Rep. Paul Ryan said Sunday he doesn't expect the Pope to agree with him about the role of government in addressing social mobility. But he does welcome Pope Francis' contribution to the U.S. debate on wealth and poverty.

Philip Seymour Hoffman found dead in Manhattan apartment

Oscar-winning actor Philip Seymour Hoffman has been found dead of an apparent drug overdose in his Manhattan apartment, law enforcement sources said Sunday.

Woman in custody in connection with body parts dumped along Michigan road

A 59-year-old woman has been taken into custody in connection with a case where human body parts were found in garbage bags dumped along a rural Michigan road.

Super Bowl forecast looks good

For a few days early last week, there was talk that the NFL might have to change its Super Bowl kickoff time by hours or even a day.

Jindal: Christie should stay RGA chair

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal expressed support Sunday for his New Jersey counterpart Chris Christie, telling CNN the New Jersey governor should keep his position as chairman of the Republican Governors Association.

Tennessee couple accused of imprisoning their adopted children in one room for months

A Tennessee couple is under arrest and facing allegations that they imprisoned their 'custodial adopted' children for months.

VIDEO: Punxsutawney Phil sees his shadow this Groundhog Day

 Famed groundhog weather prognosticator Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow Sunday morning at Gobbler's Knob in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, foretelling six more weeks of winter.

Calif. cops: Man pleads guilty to holding female relative as sex slave for 14 years

A 52-year-old California man has pleaded guilty to holding a female relative as a sex slave in his backyard shed for 14 years, beginning when she was barely a teenager, authorities said.