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Rules of the game: New laws could make it tougher for some to vote

Edna Griggs keenly remembers the anger and outrage she felt during the 2012 general election when she watched as African-American senior citizens were forced to wait in long lines in the Houston heat as they cued up to vote at the Acres Homes M

California firm recalls chicken over salmonella fears

A California company is recalling an unknown amount of boneless chicken sold in eight states over salmonella fears, federal officials said.

Detective: Georgia dad sent nude photos while son died in hot car

Justin Ross Harris messaged six women, sending and receiving explicit texts -- some including nude images -- from work while his 22-month-old was dying in a hot car, a detective testified Thursday in the father's hearing on murder and child

Veteran dies at Albuquerque VA hospital

Imagine you're at a hospital, eating lunch and you collapse. Instead of doctors rushing to your aid, you wait 30 minutes for an ambulance to drive you around the building to the emergency room.

What I don't want to happen at my daughter's wedding

She has been dreaming about this day for as long as I can remember.

Bad teeth? Blame your genes

Remember "The Big Book of British Smiles" from "The Simpsons"? The dentist used it to scare children into proper dental hygiene.

Lindsay Lohan sues over 'Grand Theft Auto V'

Lindsay Lohan has filed suit against a video game maker, alleging the company based the likeness of a character on her.

Iggy Azalea responds to Nicki Minaj feud rumors

Iggy Azalea would love it if everyone channeled "Frozen" and just "let it go."

Georgia father whose son died in hot car faces judge

A man whose son died after he left the 22-month-old in an SUV on a hot Georgia day appeared in court Thursday.

Homicide detectives question man in Bourbon Street shooting

Police have questioned a man in connection with a shooting in New Orleans' French Quarter over the weekend.