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Kentucky 'Santa' brings smiles to kids in need around the world

You could call Clyde Fogle the Kentucky "Santa."

Remarks about gays prompt suspension of 'Duck Dynasty' star

Is this man simply expressing his beliefs or spewing bigotry?

Insurers ease deadline to pay for Obamacare policies

Health insurers announced Wednesday they will give people buying coverage under Obamacare more time to make the first payment.

White House to release independent report on NSA spying

An independent assessment of National Security Agency surveillance ordered by President Barack Obama following classified leaks by Edward Snowden will be released Wednesday, White House spokesman Jay Carney said.

VIDEO: 2013 national news review

From triumph to tragedy On April 15, two homemade bombs exploded at the finish line of the Boston Marathon where three people were killed and more than 260 were injured.

VIDEO: The ones we lost in 2013

In 2013 we said a final goodbye to legends in science, entertainment, sports and literature.

VIDEO: Teen's family fights to keep her on life support after tonsillectomy leaves her brain dead

The family of a teen girl who is brain dead after a tonsillectomy is fighting to keep her on life support.

Mega Millions Jackpot Increased to $636 million, will be $950 million if no winner

Texas Lottery® players are now playing for an estimated $636 million jackpot for Tuesday night’s Mega Millions® drawing. This is the second largest Mega Millions jackpot on record and the second largest jackpot for any U.S.

Nirvana, KISS, Linda Ronstadt among Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees

Grunge and glam rock are among the genres that got the nod from the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as it announced its inductees for 2014.

You won Mega Millions, now what?

Somebody might wake up Wednesday a whole lot richer. Heck, some of us are going to stay up to see if we're the lucky one or two who hits Tuesday night's $586 million Mega Millions jackpot.