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Abercrombie struggling to bring sexy back

Abercrombie & Fitch might have been cool and sexy 10 years ago, but today it's struggling to stay in style.

$40 million lawsuit slams Ferguson police actions during recent protests

In a $40 million federal lawsuit, five people arrested recently in Ferguson, Missouri, accuse police of using "wanton and excessive force" and treating U.S. citizens "as if they were war combatants."

Nidal Hasan's beard shaved off at Fort Leavenworth Prison

The beard that delayed the Fort Hood court martial trial for months is gone. Maj. Nidal Hasan, the former Army psychiatrist convicted of 13 murders and dozens of attempted murders, is clean shaven again.

Fort Hood shooter writes to ISIS leader, asks to become 'citizen' of Islamic State

The Army psychiatrist who killed 13 people at Fort Hood has written a letter to the leader of ISIS, asking to become a citizen of the Islamic State's caliphate, his attorney said Thursday.

LSU students react to beauty product that could prevent sexual assault

You're out at a bar or club with a group of girlfriends, you turn your head, only for a moment, to say hi to someone...and sadly that's all the time it takes for your drink to be spiked with a date rape drug.

Joan Rivers rushed to NYC hospital

(CNN) -- Joan Rivers was rushed to the hospital Thursday morning after she stopped breathing, a source confirmed to CNN.

TX church buys night club, beats out strip club

A Houston church is moving forward with the purchase of an old nightclub near downtown.... with plans to create a place of worship. It's just the latest project in the neighborhood.

Doctors say schools that start early are unhealthy for students

If you think school starts too early, you aren't the only one.

Apple may unveil iWatch on September 9 -- report

Tick-tock! Clear up some space on your wrist. It might finally be iWatch time on September 9.

Father found not guilty in slaying of drunk driver who killed his sons in crash

A father and his two young sons were pushing a truck that had run out of gas down a road in December 2012, when a drunk driver plowed into it, killing the boys. The drunk driver was then shot dead at the scene of the crash near Houston.