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Facebook helps doctors with diagnosis

Facebook isn't just for connecting with friends -- doctors are finding uses for the social network in diagnosis.

Walmart moms not yet buying Romney or Obama

Memo to Mitt Romney: Walmart moms find you smart, but slick, and while many are ready to give up on President Obama, they aren't sure you understand their daily struggles.

At least 10 shot at Empire State Building, authorities say

A shooting at the Empire State Building in New York killed two people and wounded at least eight others Friday, a law enforcement official said. The shooter was one of the two killed, investigators said.

Conservative Christians rally around Akin in face of GOP criticism

Even as the official Republican Party continues to try to derail Missouri Senate candidate Todd Akin over his remarks about "legitimate rape," a powerful force within the GOP has begun rallying to the candidate's side: the party&#

Police: Rodney King's 'accidental drowning' involved drugs

Rodney King's death in June was the result of accidental drowning, although alcohol, cocaine, marijuana and PCP found in his system were contributing factors, authorities said Thursday.

Romney, Obama tied up in three swing states

e latest polls in three critical battlegrounds - Florida, Ohio and Wisconsin - indicate President Barack Obama and his Republican challenger Mitt Romney continuing to run neck-and-neck, though Obama has a slight edge in each of the three states

Polls: Tight race for Ohio's 18 electoral votes

It was close in Ohio. It's still close in Ohio.

Romney gives Barbara Bush Texas-sized accolades

Mitt Romney ventured to the Texas hometown of George W. Bush for a fundraising event Tuesday, and sang high praises of the former president's mother, Barbara Bush.

AAA: More travelers to hit the road during Labor Day weekend

spite the recent uptick in gas prices, the last major travel holiday of the summer is expected to be busier.

Ryan revisits Obama circa 2008

Paul Ryan revisited some of President Barack Obama's most controversial comments from the 2008 campaign to rally a crowd behind the Republican ticket Tuesday.