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Facebook stock down almost 30 percent

Facebook's stock continued its decline Monday, as the share price sank to its lowest point following its initial public offering, a decline of more than 30%.

Disney to ban junk food ads aimed at kids

The Walt Disney Co. says it will start to require nutritional standards for the food advertisements on its networks aimed at children.

Stephen Baldwin fights Kevin Costner in court

Lawyers for Kevin Costner and Stephen Baldwin began choosing jurors Monday to decide a legal dispute between the two actors stemming from the 2010 Gulf oil spill.

Pelosi: Hillary Clinton's 'our shot' in 2016

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi kept the "Hillary Clinton for president in 2016" refrain alive in an interview published Sunday.

Obama will visit World Trade Center site

CNN — President Barack Obama will visit the World Trade Center site in New York on June 14, a White House spokesman said Friday.

Celebrity birthday game

Kaci Koviak fills in for Ben for this Friday edition of the Celebrity Birthday Game.

Jurors deadlocked on five counts against John Edwards

Lawyers for former two-time Democratic presidential hopeful John Edwards asked for a mistrial in his federal corruption case after jurors announced they had reached a verdict on only one of six counts against him.

New York City seeks to ban big sodas from restaurants, food carts

New York City is set to ban the sale of large-size sodas and other sugary beverages in an effort to combat rising obesity rates, city officials said Thursday.