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California wildfires temporarily suspend search for aliens

Wildfires raging in Northern California briefly halted the search for extraterrestrial life on Tuesday.

Deemed too dangerous, search for MH17 victims in Ukraine halted for now

The search for victims' remains of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was halted Wednesday because of heavy fighting in the area.

Host of massive rave: 'Worth it' despite drug overdoses

It was a lot quieter Sunday night outside James Taylor's Mecosta County home than it was just hours before. Taylor, 20, calls the farm house that's been in the family for 100 years his party house.

VIDEO: 'Apparently' this is the cutest kid...ever

This is one interview that will just brighten your day! While WNEP reporter Sofia Ojeda was interviewing patrons at the Wayne County fair in Honesdale, Pennsylvania, up walks 5-year old Noah Tritter.

Strangers remove child from hot car; refuse to hand child over to mother until police arrive

In Kansas City, a mother is facing a child endangerment charge after her daughter was left unattended in an unlocked car.

Commuters push train to rescue trapped man

Transportation officials in Australia are calling it "People Power." Dozens of Australians rallied together to push a train off a man who was trapped.

Schools close, residents stock up as Hawaii preps for rare cyclones

 If tropical cyclones do give Hawaii a rare one-two punch this week, the schools on the Big Island and Maui won't welcome them with open doors

Confederate flag doesn't belong on license plates

 Editor's note: Danny Cevallos is a CNN legal analyst, criminal defense attorney and partner at Cevallos & Wong, practicing in

Making bulletproof vests for police dogs

 Nobody wants to see a police dog get hurt.

VA misled on number of deaths tied to care delays, congressman charges

 The chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee is accusing the VA of "what appears to be an attempt to mislead Congress and the public