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Tour de France: Doping past haunts centenary edition of cycling classic

If the Tour de France founder Henri Desgrange could have magically transported himself forward to the100th edition and discovered that the hot favorite was Kenyan-born Briton Chris Froome, with not a French contender in sight, then he might hav

VIDEO: Daughter arrested after elderly mother found bedridden, covered in maggots

Police near Seattle are shocked by a case of alleged elder abuse and say the scene was like a horror movie. Responding deputies spent about 10 hours decontaminating it in haz-mat suits.

BP warns some Gulf oil spill claimants may have to give money back

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; BP is warning some businesses that received compensation from its multibillion-dollar Gulf oil spill settlement that they may have to give the money back if the company wins its appeal of the claims administr

Synthetic marijuana indictment returned in Texas

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; at least 18 people have been arrested in an alleged synthetic marijuana production and distribution ring operating in Texas and Oklahoma.

Federal grand jury returns 30-count indictment against Boston Marathon bombing suspect

A federal grand jury has returned a 30-count indictment against Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the surviving suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings, the U.S. attorney's office said.

The bull is back on Wall Street

U.S. stocks rallied for a third day Thursday, as investors shook off concerns about waning central bank stimulus.

Paula Deen's business shaken by controversy

Paula Deen's southern cooking empire continued to unravel Thursday as major brands jumped ship, prompting the celebrity chef to seek out professional crisis-management assistance.

Prince Charles Fast Facts

Here's a look at the life Prince Charles, heir apparent to the throne of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. Personal: Birth date: November 14, 1948

Plane carrying Missoni fashion director found off Venezuela

Nearly six months after it went missing off Venezuela's coast, authorities have located the small plane that was carrying Italian fashion boss Vittorio Missoni and five others, the country's Interior Ministry announced Thursday.

VIDEO: Supermarket manager takes down suspected thief

A Florida supermarket manager, tired of people stealing from his store, took the law in his own hands. He took down a suspect and it was all caught on tape.