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Sources: 2 dead, including gunman, at high school near Seattle

The gunman who opened fire Friday morning at Marysville-Pilchuck High School, just north of Seattle, shot five people, killing one, before turning the gun on himself, law enforcement officials told CNN.

TLC cancels hit show after reports of Mama June dating child molester

A hit TLC show has been canceled after reports surfaced one of the stars was dating a child molester.

Bah Humbug: Sears is closing 77 more stores

 Sears is closing 77 Sears and Kmart stores and cutting 5,300 jobs. And that's not even the worst news.

NY doctor positive for Ebola had no symptoms until Thursday, officials say

A Doctors Without Borders physician who recently returned to New York from West Africa has become the first diagnosed Ebola case in the city, authorities said.

Hatchet assault on New York police comes during fears of Islamist attacks

A bloodied steel hatchet lay on a rainy Queens sidewalk on Thursday like an portentous question mark. Was the bearded man who used it to wound two New York City police officers motivated by radical Islam?

Researchers retract diet pills study promoted by Dr. Oz

(CNN) -- Dr. Mehmet Oz has been under fire recently for promoting weight loss products on TV's "The Dr. Oz Show" that aren't backed by a lot of scientific evidence.

SC football coach fired after controversial 'watermelon ritual'

(CNN) -- A high school football coach in Charleston, South Carolina, was fired after he permitted a post-game celebratory ritual involving a watermelon that some say is racist.

TN toddler gets stuck inside toy claw machine

A toddler is safe after getting stuck in a toy machine in Maryville. The 18-month-old Colin Lambert managed to climb into the toy machine at a coin laundry shop at 1601 East Lamar Alexander at about 1:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Maker Camel cigarettes bans smoking in its offices

Joe Camel isn't going to be able to smoke at his desk any longer. Reynolds American, the nation's No. 2 tobacco company, will no longer let its employees smoke in most places at work starting next year.

Who is Indiana serial killer suspect Darren Deon Vann?

Darren Deon Vann was no stranger to police.