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Murder conviction of ex-FBI agent linked to Whitey Bulger overturned

A Florida court has vacated the murder conviction of former FBI agent John Connolly, the informant handler of convicted Boston mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger, according to court documents.

Obama: Almost 10,000 troops to remain in Afghanistan next year

With combat operations in Afghanistan ending this year, President Barack Obama will announce Tuesday his plan for almost 10,000 American troops to remain in the country through 2015 if the Afghan government signs a security agreement.

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West tie the knot in Italy

The parents of North West have made it official. Kim Kardashian and Kanye West tied the knot at Fort di Belvedere in Florence, Italy, on Saturday, Kardashian's publicist told CNN.

U.N. Security Council slaps Boko Haram with sanctions

The U.N. Security Council approved sanctions Thursday against Nigeria's Boko Haram.

Iran not "Happy" with video, arrests 6

Tehran's police chief was deeply offended.

2018 Super Bowl to be played in Minnesota

The 2018 Super Bowl will be played in Minneapolis, the National Football League announced Tuesday.

Swiss voters vote down minimum wage hike

Swiss voters have defeated a proposal to introduce the highest minimum wage in the world. The country's election authority said a preliminary tally showed 76% voted against the proposal and 23% voted for it.

Man says he presents 'most evidence' that deceased dad was Zodiac Killer

Many have claimed to know the identity of the notorious Zodiac Killer, who terrorized northern California with a trail of unresolved murders in the 1960s. But their stories have not panned out.

U.S. support to Nigeria beset by complications

The United States is now using drones and manned surveillance aircraft over Nigeria in the search for the hundreds of schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram.

America wins the war on wine

It seems America has won the war on wine!