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Colorado teen birthrate drops 40% with low-cost birth control

 One state has found a way to significantly reduce teen pregnancy rates. But is its solution realistic for the rest of the United States?

WWII vet and toddler are best friends

Age is no issue for a special friendship in Minnesota. Emmett Rychner is three, going on four and for no particular reason, he is driving with his eyes closed, which would not appear to be going particularly well.

Texas governor lashes out at Obama over immigration crisis

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Authorities: Man kills 4 children, 2 adults in Texas shooting

  A man shot and killed four children and

Report: Feds made $106 billion in wrong payments last year

The federal government is continuing to dole out billions of dollars to people who shouldn't get them.

Justin Bieber faces misdemeanor vandalism charge in egging case

Pop star Justin Bieber will be charged Wednesday with a misdemeanor count of vandalism in connection with a January incident in which he allegedly tossed eggs at his neighbor's home, the Los Angeles district attorney said.

World's tallest water slide to open this week

 When no one wanted to build the world's tallest and fastest water slide, Jeff Henry built it himself.

World Cup: Brazil dreams destroyed by ruthless Germany

 Embarrassment. Shame. Humiliation.

Obama heads to Texas amid 'urgent humanitarian situation'

 He'll be in Texas on Wednesday, but President Barack Obama has no plans to visit the border area where tens of thousands of young immigrants

Police officer removes snake from toilet

A bathroom break for one worker at an Alabama construction office ended with an unexpected scare. Willie Harris says he couldn't believe his eyes.