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Stabbed Wisconsin girl improving, family says

A 12-year-old Wisconsin girl who police say was stabbed in an attack by two other 12-year-olds "is a fighter and is improving each and every day," her family said Thursday in a news release.

Supervisor threatens to hang worker for drinking from 'white people' fountain

The recording sounds like something from Jim Crow days: a white supervisor threatening to hang an African-American employee for drinking water from a "white people" fountain.

Consumers beware: 5 tips to keep you scam-free this summer

For the majority of Americans who plan to take a vacation, attend a concert, or work on their home or garden this summer, this season comes with its own unique consumer challenges.

See-through cabins and passenger pods: Is this the future of flight?

The disruptive days of thunderous, fuel-guzzling planes hovering in our skies could be a thing of the past. So too could the tortuous queues and endless boarding process, if futuristic flight concepts become reality.

Opinion: You don't want a jack-of-all-trades surgeon

 I once worked with a plastic surgeon, let's call him Dr. Saul, who performed cleft lip and palate repairs, face-lifts, breast reconstruction after mastectomy, and even complex repairs of tendons in the hands and fingers.

CMT Music Awards: Carrie Underwood's big night

Carrie Underwood continued her reign over the CMT Music Awards on Wednesday night.

Can 'Mario Kart 8' save the Wii U?

 It's the gaming industry's gold standard, once named by Guinness World Records as the most influential video game in history.

Wisconsin girl stabbed 19 times improving, family says

A 12-year-old Wisconsin girl who police say was stabbed in an attack by two other 12-year-olds "is a fighter and is improving each and every day," her family said Thursday in a news release.

Carrie Underwood wins big at CMT Music Awards

Carrie Underwood continued her reign over the CMT Music Awards on Wednesday night.