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Trapped in Sochi bathroom, bobsledder punches hole in door

American bobsledder Johnny Quinn is the Olympics' version of the Incredible Hulk. Or something like that. Quinn was in his bathroom in Russia's Olympic Village in Sochi when the door jammed Saturday.

U.S. version of "The X Factor" cancelled

The award-winning international phenomenon THE X FACTOR has concluded its domestic run after three seasons, it was announced Friday by Syco, FremantleMedia North America and Fox Broadcasting Company (FOX).

Detective at Michael Dunn trial: 9 shots fired into SUV

An evidence technician with the Jacksonville, Florida, Sheriff's Office testified Saturday that there were nine bullet holes in the Dodge Durango where Jordan Davis was shot to death.

U.S. military plane loses air pressure over Atlantic, is diverted

A U.S. military aircraft suffered a pressurization loss Saturday morning over the Atlantic Ocean, prompting it to be diverted "as a precaution," an Air Force spokesman said.

U.S. wins first gold medal of 2014 Sochi Olympics

The United States clinched the first gold medal of Sochi's Winter Olympics Saturday, but the Dutch dominated on ice and a joint record was claimed by Norway.

Tennessee couple makes court appearance after child dies of soda, water punishment

A Tennessee couple made their first court appearance Friday in the death of the man's 5-year-old daughter.

Alabama man arrested for shooting at woman over egg roll

 Police say the owner of a Chinese and Seafood restaurant has been arrested. He is now charged with shooting at a young woman, who claims she found a roach in an egg roll.

VIDEO: NASA releases first-ever view of the Earth from surface of Mars

NASA released the first-ever view of the Earth from the surface of Mars. It was taken by the Rover Curiosity last month, about 80 minutes after sunset on January 31st.

GRAPHIC VIDEO: Teen apologizes for videotaped beating

A Tennessee teenager who was allegedly paid to beat up another kid on video is now apologizing. The video went viral over the weekend, now, the 14 year-old is charged with aggravated assault, Erik Avanier reports.

VIDEO: Photo of woman breastfeeding puppy sparks social media frenzy

A photo of a woman breastfeeding a puppy is circulating on the Internet. The woman posted it on her personal Facebook page to explain why she did it. Someone then took the photo and began spreading it around the Internet.