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Father gets 3 life sentences for killing daughters

A 35-year-old father found to be sane when he killed his three young daughters last July was sentenced to three life sentences without the possibility of parole Monday.

Zimmerman trial protestors react violently in the streets; Burn American flag, possibly attacked people

Unabated anger over the acquittal of George Zimmerman played out Tuesday in violent protests on gritty California streets and some other cities across the nation, as well as on social media sites.

Martin friend upset, angry by verdict

The friend who was on the phone with Trayvon Martin when his fatal confrontation with George Zimmerman began said Monday she is "disappointed, upset, angry, questioning and mad" at Zimmerman's acquittal on murder charges.

5 things to know for your New Day

Welcome to the Tuesday edition of "5 Things to Know for Your New Day." Every weekday morning around 6, we'll hit the top five stories of the day and clue you in on a few other buzzy items.

Teens chase kidnapping suspect on bikes, save 5-year-old girl

Two teenage boys are being hailed as heroes after they chased a car carrying a kidnapped girl -- on their bicycles.

Five things to know for your New Day

Welcome to the Monday edition of "5 Things to Know for Your New Day." Every weekday morning around 6, we'll hit the top five stories of the day and clue you in on a few other buzzy items. 1. ZIMMERMAN VERDICT

Autopsy set in 'Glee' star Cory Monteith's death

Medical examiners will conduct an autopsy Monday on "Glee" actor Cory Monteith.

Gold! $250K in centuries-old coins found

 "Constantly searching for a needle in a haystack" is what Brent Brisben says he does for a living, and on days like Saturday, the payoff makes the work worthwhile.

Marked man? Zimmerman fears for life, could face new charges

His GPS monitor has been cut off and George Zimmerman is free -- but only legally.

Zimmerman verdict reactions ring out in protests, calls from pulpit

 Just steps away from the courthouse where a jury decided George Zimmerman's fate, demonstrators vowed that their fight wasn't over.