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Walmart apologizes for 'fat girl' costumes

Walmart found itself sending apology tweet after apology tweet Monday after the Twitterverse raked it over the coals for a major goof on its website.

Nurse Amber Vinson Ebola-free, discharged from hospital

A second Dallas nurse who contracted Ebola is being released Tuesday from an Atlanta hospital and is free of the virus, according to Emory University Hospital's Dr. Bruce Ribner.

Death with dignity: Brittany Maynard ticks off last item on bucket list

Brittany Maynard, the terminally ill woman who plans to take her own life, has checked the last item off her bucket list. She visited the Grand Canyon last week.

Wi-Fi hot spot named after terror group delays LAX flight

A transatlantic American Airlines flight was delayed Sunday after a passenger noticed a portable Wi-Fi connection named "Al-Quida Free Terror Nettwork."

Man attacks mother for asking for help with the groceries

A Memphis man is in jail for attacking his mother, because she asked him to help bring some groceries in from the car. Harold Jackson is facing domestic assault charges.

Horse rescued from Arizona swimming pool

A horse is expected to be OK after being rescued from a Mesa swimming pool Saturday. It happened at a home near Val Vista and University drives.

Turn up the bass: Music to make you feel more powerful at work

If you've ever used music to psych yourself up for a big presentation, an important negotiation, or a job interview, you'll know that certain songs can evoke strong emotions.

'Ouija' tops box office and (sort of) sets a record

 "Ouija" is at the head of the class in more ways than one.

Google exec sets several world records after jumping from the edge of space

Take a look at Google's Vice President, Alan Eustace, who just jumped from the edge of space. In the process, he broke the sound barrier and set several world records.

Toddler shot in both legs during drive-by shooting

A two-year old boy is the latest child to be caught in the middle of a drive-by shooting in St. Louis. It happened Saturday afternoon a block north of Soldan High School on North Union Blvd.