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'Tennessee Waltz' singer Patti Page dies at 85

CNN Has confirmed that musical performer Patti Page died on New Years Day in Encintas, CA at the age of 85.

E! exec on how Kimye's baby will factor into show

Keeping Up with the Kardashians" is about to get a new cast member -- although perhaps only in utero.

Cliff vote sets up potential 2016 flashpoint

Political junkies were picturing the scene before the gavel came down: Rep. Paul Ryan and Sen.

Four Texas Republicans voted for Fiscal Cliff deal

The all-consuming "fiscal cliff" saga came to a dramatic end late Tuesday with a deal that won the support of only a handful of Texas Republicans.

Pennsylvania to sue NCAA over Penn State sanctions

Meteor shower will light up night sky for just a few hours

Skywatchers will be setting their alarm clocks for the early morning hours Thursday when the annual Quadrantid meteor shower peaks.

Shooting at New Year's Eve fireworks show kill 2 in California

A shooting at a New Year's Eve fireworks show in Sacramento, California, where thousands had gathered, killed two people and wounded at least three others, police said.

Doctors urged to join gun debate

he shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, on December 14 has compelled the editors of the medical journal Annals of Internal Medicine to call on other physicians to become active participants in the discussion about g

Back to work! Re-entering the job market in the New Year

"He doesn't remember you wearing a T-shirt and yoga pants covered in baby spit-up."

Five tech trends to watch in 2013

2013 will be a year of harsh change for the tech industry. We've just experienced five years of rapid, messy and disruptive innovation, and smartphones and tablets aren't the future any longer -- they're the present.