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NFL does away with AFC, NFC Pro Bowl; replaces with player draft

The National Football League announced on Wednesday they are doing away with the traditional format of the Pro Bowl which places the AFC against the NFC.

Florida deputies shoot man they mistook for car thief in his own driveway

Was he a suspect or a victim? A Florida sheriff says an unarmed man -- mistaken for a car thief and shot by deputies in his own driveway -- is both.

Arkansas inmate's bold escape caught in jailhouse security video

Gone in 60 seconds? That would be generous. A manhunt is on for an inmate who made a bold escape in Garland County, Arkansas.

Fast food protests in 7 cities this week

ast food workers will walk off work in seven cities across the country this week, continuing their campaign to garner higher wages and the right to unionize.

Judge orders Chandra Levy court documents unsealed

A judge on Monday ordered the release of sealed documents and transcripts from court proceedings related to the murder case of Chandra Levy, a Washington intern whose disappearance in 2001 drew national headlines and damaged a U.S.

LA CORONER: Kraddick died from cardiac disease

Beloved Texas radio host Kidd Kraddick died from "cardiac disease" says the Jefferson Parish Coroner's Office in Louisiana.

Indiana bus crash kills pastor, pregnant wife, chaperone on teen trip

A youth pastor and his pregnant wife were among the three people killed when a bus overturned Saturday afternoon in Indiana, a deacon from the pastor's church said Sunday.

McCain honors passing of cellmate from Vietnam War

Retired Col. George "Bud" Day was the "bravest man I ever knew," Sen. John McCain said Sunday of the war hero with whom he shared a cell as a prisoner in North Vietnam.

Body of best man believed to be found after Hudson River crash

A body believed to be the second victim of a boating accident involving a wedding party was recovered in the Hudson River, authorities in Piermont, New York, said Sunday.

3 dead after bus carrying teens crashes in Indianapolis

Three people were killed and 19 injured when a bus carrying about 40 passengers to an Indianapolis church overturned Saturday afternoon.