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Paul McCartney is glad he and John Lennon repaired friendship

Thirty-four years after his friend and songwriting partner John Lennon was shot and killed, Paul McCartney still remembers the jolt of his death.

French Toast Crunch cereal is back!

2006 was the year Twitter debuted and Pluto was demoted to dwarf planet status. It was also the last time French Toast Crunch cereal was for sale in U.S. stores.

3 dead after small plane crashes into Maryland house, officials say

A small plane crashed into a house in suburban Washington, D.C., Monday morning, killing at least three people, according to emergency officials at the scene.

Hundreds fight fire at Los Angeles construction site

Los Angeles firefighters spent Monday morning battling two fires, both in apartment buildings: one under construction, the other under renovation, fire officials said.

LIST: 2014 Bowl Game Schedule

The 2014 college football regular season has come to an end and now all that's left are bowl games and the first-ever College Football Playoff games!

28 Internet acronyms every parent should know

 If you think you are tech savvy all because you know what "LOL" means, let me test your coolness.

Holiday gifts for the busy parents and kids in your life

 Every year I make the same pledges to myself at holiday time: Get started early and take time to find those unique gifts that deliver more authen

The plight of the Southern Democrat

 The 2014 elections seemed like the final reckoning for Southern Democrats, the culmination of a political metamorphosis that began in the Civil R

Utah woman fakes brain cancer, raises over $3K in charity

A Utah woman defrauded an entire community out of thousands of dollars after faking a brain tumor.

Beyonce, Taylor Swift, U2 among big Grammy nominees

The Grammys may have taken a slow, piecemeal route in issuing nominations Friday, but Beyonce, Taylor Swift, Sam Smith and U2 were very much up to speed.