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UVA suspends fraternities after report on gang rape allegation

 The University of Virginia is suspending all fraternities and associated parties until January 9 following a Rolling Stone magazine article that described a student's account of being gang raped and her frustration at trying to bring

'Cowardly Lion' costume sells for $3.1 million

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- The Cowardly Lion costume worn by Bert Lahr in the 1939 classic "The Wizard of Oz" sold for nearly $3.1 million

Top 400 richest taxpayers earned an average $265 million in 2010

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- The top 400 richest taxpayers not only earned a lot more money in 2010 than in 2009, they also took a smaller tax hit.

Mother chooses baby's life over her own

 A Colorado woman died shortly after giving birth to what doctors described as a seven pound, four ounce miracle, Jessica Oh has the story.

Is Budweiser putting Clydesdales to pasture?

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Budweiser is pulling back the reins on its Clydesdales.

10 ways to survive holiday travel

 (CNN) -- Forget the annual Thanksgiving debate over your mother's turkey-roasting method or your uncle's political sideswiping.

Poll: Most Americans believe ISIS serious threat

 WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Most Americans now believe ISIS poses at least a somewhat serious threat to the United States and Americans are growing sligh

Extreme shrimp might hold clues to alien life, NASA says

 (CNN) -- Shrimp crawling around rock chimneys spewing hot water deep in the Caribbean Sea may hold clues to the kinds of life that can thrive in