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Mother arrested after 8 children found dead in Australia, police say

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Holiday lights so bright you can see them from space

 (CNN) -- Those lights you put up for the holidays don't just brighten your neighborhood -- they are providing NASA with new data about how ci

Obama: Sony 'made a mistake'

 WASHINGTON (CNN) -- President Barack Obama on Friday said that Sony Pictures made a mistake in canceling the release of a movie after a cyberatta

'An unspeakable crime' -- 8 children found dead at home in Australia

 Eight children, the youngest of them only 18 months old, have been found dead at a suburban home in the northeastern Australian city of Cairns in a case that the country's Prime Minister has called "an unspeakable crime."

Justin Bieber just lost 3.5 million Instagram followers

Justin Bieber has been left behind by the Instagram Rapture.

'The Colbert Report' finale: Stephen Colbert signs off with a song

For his final show, Stephen Colbert went out with a bang and a song.

George Clooney: We need to stand with Sony

George Clooney tried to rally support for Sony in the midst of a severe cyberattack on the studio, but the actor and filmmaker says he couldn't find anyone to stand with him.

Gruesome discovery: Small bodies inside abandoned storage locker

When Regina Zimmer bid $40 on an abandoned storage unit in Colfax, California, near Sacramento, all she did before the purchase was look at the unit from the outside and hope to find something valuable.

FBI: North Korea responsible for Sony hack

 WASHINGTON (CNN) -- North Korea is officially responsible for the cyberattack on Sony Pictures, the FBI announced Friday.