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Paul on Christie: There's room for both of us

 Sen. Rand Paul said Sunday that Gov. Chris Christie made a mistake when he argued the GOP needed to be more pragmatic and hold fewer internal ideological debates.

Ferrari sells for record $27.5 million

A 1967 Ferrari convertible sold for $27.5 million at an auction in Monterey, Calif., the highest price ever paid for a Ferrari at auction. In fact, it's the highest price ever paid for any road car at auction.

High school football player dies after tackle

A suburban Atlanta high school football player has died from injuries suffered while making a tackle during a scrimmage game, according to medical examiners.

McCain: U.S. has 'no credibility' in Egypt

 It's high time for the United States to cut off its $1.3 billion in aid to Egypt as the military regime cracks down violently on protesters, Sen. John McCain argued Sunday.

Seattle police cure munchies with Doritos giveaway at city's Hempfest

When Seattle pot smokers got the munchies this weekend, the cops had their back. Now that marijuana is legal in Washington, there's not much police could do about weed-toting revelers at the city's Hempfest.

Apparently This Matters: Gingers take to the streets

 To call myself a true ginger is rather an insult to all the legitimate redheads of the world. You know, the super shiny ones you carefully hide from your children. "Mommy, what is that?"

Hockey in bathing suits

 Imagine playing an intense, high-speed game while tumbling over your teammates. Now, do it all while holding your breath.

U.S. average gasoline price tops $3.54

 The national average price for a gallon of regular unleaded gasoline has increased one tenth of a cent to $3.542, marking the second consecutive increase, the motorist group AAA said Saturday.

GM to recall nearly 300,000 Chevrolet Cruze cars

 General Motors has announced plans to recall nearly 300,000 Chevrolet Cruze cars from model years 2011 and 2012 due to a problem with their brake assist systems.

Study: Heavy coffee drinking in people under 55 linked to early death

When you make coffee with breakfast, or grab a to-go cup at a cafe before work, or raid your office's break room for a cup in the afternoon, you're probably not thinking about how scientists are studying it.