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Chinese ship in Antarctica rescue fears it could get stuck in heavy ice, too

Are the rescuers going to need rescuing? A Chinese icebreaker whose helicopter on Thursday airlifted dozens of passengers stranded on a ship stuck in the Antarctic ice is now worried about its own situation.

Man tries to sell stolen brains on eBay, police say

This was not was your typical undercover sting. For starters, it was happening at an Indiana Dairy Queen. And the target was brains. Yeah, a brain bandit.

Wal-Mart recalls card table, chair sets due to finger amputation, fall hazards

According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, Wal-Mart has recalled card table and chair sets due to finger amputation and fall hazards.

GOP-led House will kick off 2014 like it spent most of 2013

The GOP-led House of Representatives will kick off 2014 -- a midterm election year -- addressing an issue it spent much of last year debating: Obamacare.

Terri Schiavo family joins fight over Jahi McMath

The family of Terri Schiavo has joined the battle over Jahi McMath, a 13-year-old girl on a ventilator who has been declared dead by doctors.

26 movies added to Netflix streaming content

Netflix also giveth, even while it taketh away.

Fiat to buy full control of Chrysler

U.S. automaker Chrysler will become fully owned by Italy's Fiat under terms of an agreement announced Wednesday that also involves the United Auto Workers union.

"Duck Dynasty" launches its own line of guns

The family-owned business at the center of the hit TV show "Duck Dynasty" has launched its own line of guns.

Ford to debut solar car

Ford will debut a solar-powered electric car at the Consumer Electronics Show next week. The car, a concept vehicle not ready for dealer showrooms, is a version of the C-Max Energi plug-in car already sold by Ford.