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Documents show regulator first proposed GM probe in 2007

A federal regulator considered opening an investigation as early as 2007 into apparently faulty General Motors cars that weren't recalled until earlier this year.

Smartphone app causing concern with law enforcement

There's a smartphone app that can help people suspected of driving drunk. It was created by an Iowa law firm. But some law enforcement officers are skeptical of the app's intent.

Take a tour of the 'doomsday Disneyland'

 Guardian Centers may be a place to practice how to respond to a disaster, but that doesn't mean real danger is nonexistent.

Wisconsin, Florida earn Final Four berths in NCAA Tournament

Wisconsin beat Arizona 64-63 on Saturday night and earned a spot in the Final Four of the NCAA men's basketball tournament. The Final Four games will be played Saturday, April 5.

'The Walking Dead's' brutal season 4 comes to an end

Season four of "The Walking Dead" has featured some of the most brutal scenes in the popular series' history. (Yes, that's a warning for those behind on the show. Spoilers ahead!)

Russia suggests 'federal' structure for Ukraine ahead of talks with U.S.

 Hours before meeting his U.S. counterpart on Sunday, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov called on Western powers to back a proposal for a "federal" structure in Ukraine.

Unaccounted for number in Washington landslide plummets to 30

The number of people missing or unaccounted for in Washington state's deadly landslide has dropped to 30 from 90, officials said Saturday.

16 arrested after crowds get rowdy following Arizona's loss to Wisconsin

Police in Tucson, Arizona, arrested 16 people Saturday night after rowdy crowds threw bottles, beer cans and firecrackers at officers following the Wildcats' overtime loss to Wisconsin.

Malaysian official: Praying for plane survivors, but ...

It sounds like a mixed message. Earlier this week, loved ones of those aboard missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 heard this: "All lives are lost."