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Can America handle the truth on race?

 Truth and reconciliation. As we mark Martin Luther King Jr. Day this year, it's worth asking: Can America handle either one?

State of the Union spoilers: What you need to know about Obama's proposal for the middle class

The White House has made it clear recently: President Obama intends to use Tuesday's State of the Union address to make a statement about where Democrats stand on a key issue ahead of the 2016 election -- the middle class.

Grateful Dead reuniting for 50th-anniversary shows

The Grateful Dead is planning on making one final splash -- or should that be "Ripple"?

'American Sniper' breaks January box office records

It was a great week for "American Sniper."

Missing Kentucky teens found in Panama City Beach, Florida

The search for two Kentucky teens on the run ended in Florida late Saturday night.

Charlie Hebdo editor says Mohammed cartoons 'defend the freedom of religion'

Charlie Hebdo's cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed "defend the freedom of religion," the magazine's top surviving editor, Gerard Biard, said in a television interview on Sunday.

As Keystone vote looms, it's crunch time for federal agencies to weigh in

With the Senate expected to vote soon on the controversial Keystone XL Pipeline, the State Department is now giving eight federal agencies two weeks to weigh in on it.

The truth is still out there: Fox eyes 'X-Files' reboot

We may not have seen the last of FBI Special Agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully.

Rough seas: Stock volatility here to stay

Don't throw away that Dramamine yet. Investors have been battling rough seas on all fronts. Triple-digit moves for the Dow, up or down, are becoming the norm.

This $3,300 refrigerator has a Keurig coffee maker built in

High-end refrigerators have featured ice-makers and cold water taps for years. But GE thinks what's missing from your fridge is hot coffee.