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Disaster donations: Texas lags way behind Boston

As millions of dollars flood into relief efforts for the Boston bombing victims, donations to devastated West, Texas, are lagging far behind.

NFL DRAFT: Reviewing day 1

The 2013 NFL draft kicked off last night live from Radio City Music Hall in New York City. The TV ratings for the draft were as high as the third game of the World Series last years

Country music legend George Jones dies at 81

George Jones, the country music legend whose graceful, evocative voice gave depth to some of the greatest songs in country music -- including "She Thinks I Still Care," "The Grand Tour" and "He Stopped Loving Her Today&

Country artist Billy Currington indicted on terroristic threat charges

Country singer Billy Currington is a wanted man, indicted on charges of making terroristic threats and the abuse of an elderly person by a Georgia grand jury.

Stocks: Investors looking for earnings bounce

Investors are gearing up for another influx of earnings reports Thursday following a better-than-expected report on jobless claims. U.S. stock futures were slightly higher.

Boston bombers discussed detonating explosives in Times Square

At least one of the two bombs used in the Boston Marathon terror attack was detonated by remote control, a federal law enforcement official briefed on the investigation said Thursday.

Jobless claims fall, point to improving job market

Amid a slew of gloomy economic news, here's a bright spot: Claims for unemployment benefits fell more than expected last week, pointing to slight improvement in the job market.

What's Wrong With Grabbing Someone Else's Wireless Connection?

Have you ever "borrowed" wireless internet from an unsecured network?

Registered sex offender robs grandmother at gunpoint

A New Iberia man has been taken into custody after he allegedly pulled a gun on his grandmother and robbed her.

House GOP Benghazi report says Clinton signed off on security reduction

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- House Republican leaders released a report Tuesday on the deadly terror attack on the U.S.