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Several people shot as gunman opens fire at Oregon mall

A gunman opened fire at a mall outside Portland, Oregon, Tuesday, a sheriff's official said.

What's the 'right-to-work' battle all about?

The battle over right-to-work legislation in Michigan has renewed debate over labor policy and the role of unions in the American economy. On Tuesday, the state House of Representatives passed two bills that would make Michigan the 24th U.S.

Winners of third annual “AMERICAN COUNTRY AWARDS” announced

The following artists were honored at the third annual American Country Awards, broadcast live on FOX from the Mandalay Bay Events Center.

Singer, reality television star Jenni Rivera dies in plane crash

(CNN) -- Mexican-American singer Jenni Rivera died when the small plane she was traveling in with at least five others crashed in the mountains of northern Mexico, her brother told CNN.

Egypt's president pulls back on power decree, pushes referendum

Egyptian President Mohamed Morsy early Sunday canceled most of a controversial decree that gave him sweeping powers, but vowed to press forward with a referendum next weekend on a draft constitution, an adviser said.

Chavez says his cancer is back

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez announced late Saturday that his cancer has returned and that he will go to Cuba to undergo surgery.

Obama, Rubio offer different prescriptions for middle class

President Barack Obama and Sen. Marco Rubio addressed the importance of the middle class during their weekly addresses Saturday, but each offered different prescriptions for prosperity.

Booted from plum committee seats, three GOP reps want answers

Three Republican lawmakers who say they were removed from committee assignments without explanation fired off a letter to House Speaker John Boehner on Friday demanding answers.

Senator calls MTV show a 'travesty'

"Whatever happens, happens." That's the motto of the cast of the new MTV show "Buckwild," which has drawn the eye of a U.S. senator.

Cowboy DT Josh Brent Arrested After Fatal Wreck

Dallas Cowboys nose tackle Josh Brent was arrested Saturday on suspicion of intoxication manslaughter after flipping his Mercedes, in an accident that left fellow Cowboys player Jerry Brown Jr. dead, Irving, Texas, police said.