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North, South Korea hold talks

North Korean and South Korean officials held their first government-level talks in years on Sunday, South Korean media reported.

Apple's innovation conundrum

Apple will hold its first major product event in nine months on Monday, a stunning gap for a company that relies on regularly impressing customers with new innovations.

Rand Paul says he might sue government

Sen. Rand Paul, R-Kentucky, said Sunday he's looking into suing the federal government in the wake of what has been a tumultuous week for the Obama administration and National Security Agency.

Arizona police: 4-year-old boy fatally shoots his father

A man was fatally wounded when his 4-year-old son fired a gun he found while they were visiting a residence in Prescott, Arizona, officials said.

Zimmerman's attorney asks for an 'open minded' jury

It has been 16 months since George Zimmerman shot and killed Trayvon Martin in Florida. On Monday, Jury selection began for Zimmerman's second-degree murder trial.

Authorities seek to arrest crane operator in deadly Philadelphia building collapse

Police are trying to track down a crane operator tied to a deadly building collapse this week in Philadelphia, issuing an arrest warrant for him on involuntary manslaughter and other charges, a law enforcement source with knowledge of the inves

At Colt's Connecticut factory, no apologies for arming America

The sign at the door of the Colt factory displays a gun with a slash through it: "No loaded or unauthorized firearms beyond this point." Understandable for workers at a plant, but also a bit ironic, considering one of the largest arse

Santa Monica gunman previously hospitalized for mental health

The gunman's rampage began at a home in this beachfront city, leaving two dead inside. Then he carjacked a woman and fired at a public bus.

'Game of Thrones' finale will be a 'tricky homecoming'

With fans still reeling from last Sunday's Red Wedding episode, "The Rains of Castamere," the third season of "Game of Thrones" comes to a close this weekend, and no one is waiting with more bated breath for that than Ni

California gunman walked quietly and casually as he fired, killing 4

Authorities on Saturday identified one of four people shot dead by a man armed with a semi-automatic rifle who blazed a mile-long path of calamity that ended with his death in the library of Santa Monica College.