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Zimmerman posts bond, gets out of jail

George Zimmerman was released from jail on Friday, one day after a Florida judge set a $1 million bond.

President Obama makes campaign stop in Ohio

He had one more Ohio campaign stop on his schedule, but President Barack Obama's bus first pulled over Thursday evening for a beer.

African-American jobless rate surges

As the overall U.S. unemployment rate stayed at 8.2% in June, the rate among black Americans rose nearly a full percentage point.

Many people may lose internet service on July 9th

Pay attention -- or you could be booted off the Internet on Monday because of a malware that was planted in thousands of computers through a online advertising scam several months ago.

Job market perks up

The job market may have perked up last month, according to three reports released Thursday.

Some states not changing course amid rising tide of health care reform

Repeal and replace -- or at least resist -- is the Republican mantra in the wake of last week's Supreme Court ruling upholding President Barack Obama's signature health care reform law.

Hotel guest allegedly raped by employees

A guest at the Hampton Inn in downtown Cleveland was allegedly raped by two hotel employees last May.

Intergalactic fireworks!

Some intergalactic fireworks took place today for your 4th of July enjoyment. Take a look at the video above!

America celebrates Independence Day

People all across America geared up on Wednesday to celebrate Independence Day, a tradition that often includes copious amounts of beer, barbecued meats, carnivals, parades and fireworks.

President Obama sets campaign event for Iowa next week

President Barack Obama will hold a campaign event in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, next week, an official from his re-election team said Tuesday.