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Nelson Mandela dies at 95
Nelson Mandela,95, anti-apartheid icon and former South African president, has died.
Update: NFL fines Tomlin $100,000
Steelers coach Mike Tomlin has been fined $100,000 for interfering with a play against the Baltimore Ravens on Thanksgiving.
Official: Multiple deaths in NYC train derailment
Authorities say a Metro-North passenger train derailment in New York City has caused multiple fatalities and dozens of injuries.
The Ultimate Holiday Video Game Gift Guide
When it comes to gift shopping, the wide world of electronic gaming can be daunting if the only controller you’re used to just changes channels. This guide is a comprehensive list of can’t-miss gifts for the gamers on your holiday shopping list - made up of the year’s most highly acclaimed video game releases and Black Friday and online-only deals that will save you some scratch.
Democrats vote to curb filibusters on appointees
Senate Democrats eased the way for swift approval of President Barack Obama's current and future nominees on Thursday, voting unilaterally to overturn decades of Senate precedent and undermine Republicans' ability to block final votes.
Interactive map | The assassination of President John F. Kennedy
In the 50 years since the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, facts surrounding the event have been debated and scrutinized. Take an interactive look at Dealey Plaza, the motorcade’s route, the spot where Abraham Zapruder filmed his famous footage, and the infamous "grassy knoll."
Missouri executes serial killer Franklin
Joseph Paul Franklin, a white supremacist who targeted blacks and Jews in a cross-country killing spree from 1977 to 1980, was put to death Wednesday in Missouri, the state's first execution in nearly three years.
- PHOTOS | Tornadoes slam Midwest towns Tornadoes swept through multiple Midwest towns Sunday, leveling neighborhoods and causing extensive damage. Six people are reported dead and dozens injured.
VIDEO | 'Batkid' arrives in San Francisco to fulfill wish
San Francisco is transforming into Gotham City with the help of 13,000 volunteers to help one little boy's wish come true.
3 shot outside Pittsburgh school; drug link probed
Pittsburgh police say they've taken four people into custody for questioning about a shooting that wounded three students outside a city high school.
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