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China to ease one-child policy, abolish labor camps, report says

After months of hints, China announced Friday it will relax its decades-long one-child policy and abolish labor camps in an effort to improve human rights, the state-run Xinhua news agency reported.

Study shows 32% of workers with college degrees never found job related to major

According to a new study from Carreerbuilder, nearly 47 percent of those with college degrees said their first job out of college was unrelated to their major.

Lockheed Martin to cut 4,000 jobs

Defense contractor Lockheed Martin is cutting 4,000 jobs and closing four plants, blaming a decline in U.S. government spending for the layoffs.

Netflix TV gets major overhaul

Netflix users who stream video to their televisions will be seeing a major overhaul in the next few days.

4 Marines killed at Camp Pendleton during range maintenance operation

Four Marines were killed Wednesday during a range maintenance operation at Camp Pendleton in California, the military said.

Pope Francis wins the Internet, literally

It's official: Pope Francis is the most talked about person on the planet.

2 Gonzaga University students on probation for using gun to fend off intruder

Two Gonzaga University students are on probation for the rest of their time at the Washington state school for using a gun to scare a man they say was trying to barge into their apartment, their lawyer said Tuesday.

Typhoon Haiyan: Grief and hunger dominate amid survival struggle

In the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan, nights are often the hardest. It's dark. It's wet. It can be scary. There's little to do and, for many, even less to eat.

Hawaii to become 16th state to legalize same-sex marriage

Hawaii's legislature gave final passage to a measure Tuesday to make it the 16th American state to legalize same-sex marriage.

NASA releases new photo of Saturn, Earth

NASA has given the people of Earth a rare treat: A color mosaic that captures not only Saturn, but also the tiny dots of Earth and other planets in the background.