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Glenn Greenwald's partner David Miranda to take legal action

David Miranda, the partner of Guardian journalist Glenn Greenwald, is taking legal action against the British government after he was detained and searched at Heathrow airport over the weekend, his lawyers said Tuesday.

Police: Gun found in woman's car linked to double murder, Aaron Hernandez probe

A gun found during a June traffic accident investigation has been linked to a 2012 murder that police are investigating in connection with Aaron Hernandez, law enforcement sources said Tuesday.

Do consumers really want to see where their food comes from?

Ryan Goodman has been involved in agriculture all of his life, working on ranches across the country, as well as studying cattle nutrition and reproduction at the college levels.

12 of the world's most unusual cocktails

Today, August 19, the world's top bartenders will compete at the International Bartender's Association's World Cocktail Championship in Prague, shaking, stirring, pouring and flaring in their attempts to make 2013's best cocktai

Report: Samsung set to announce smartwatch

Samsung may be the latest company to enter the red-hot wrist-tech market. The South Korean company is planning to announce a new smartphone device that's worn on the wrist in September, according to a report from Bloomberg.

Is renters insurance worth it for college students?

With pricey tuition to pay and books to buy, renters insurance isn't exactly something that tops most college kid's list. But in some cases, that could be a big mistake.

Drawing cartoons empowers teen with mental disorders

On the surface, Zack Hix is like many 18-year-olds.

Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak acquitted in one case

A Cairo criminal court acquitted former President Hosni Mubarak of one of the many cases for which he is detained, Egyptian state TV reported Monday.

Poll: You don't want U.S. aid dollars in Egypt

More than half of all Americans say the U.S. should cut off military aid to Egypt, according to a new poll.

New Jersey outlaws gay conversion therapy for minors

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- New Jersey became the second state to forbid gay conversion therapy for minors when Gov. Chris Christie signed legislation into law Monday banning the highly controversial practice.