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Bachmann endorses Romney

Former presidential candidate Michele Bachmann threw her support behind Mitt Romney on Thursday.

Marshall pastor arrested for soliciting undercover cop posing as teenage girl

A Marshall, TX pastor is behind bars for allegedly having an explicit internet chat with someone he believed to be a 14 year old girl.

Former NFL player Junior Seau dead at 43

Former NFL linebacker Junior Seau died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound Wednesday, according to police. He was 43.

Gingrich suspends his campaign Wednesday; Will support Romney

Newt Gingrich will briefly mention presumptive nominee Mitt Romney and signal support for his candidacy when the former House speaker suspends his campaign for the GOP presidential nomination on Wednesday, Gingrich's spokesman R.C.

Criminal charges filed in Florida hazing death

Florida authorities have brought charges against 13 people in what they called the hazing death of Florida A&M University drum major Robert Champion, a prosecutor announced Wednesday.

4 Saints players suspended without pay for bounty program

Four players – Scott Fujita, Anthony Hargrove, Will Smith, and Jonathan Vilma – were notified today that they have been suspended without pay for conduct detrimental to the NFL as a result of their leadership roles in the New Orlean

Diabetes getting worse in young people

TYLER — There's Type 1 Diabetes that used to be called "Juvenille Diabetes" and there's Type 2 that used to be called "Adult-Onset Diabetes."

5 arrested in alleged plot to blow up Cleveland-area bridge

CLEVELAND, OHIO — A mohawk-wearing anarchist nicknamed "Cyco" was among five men arrested after allegedly conspiring to blow up a bridge about 15 miles south of Cleveland, the FBI said Tuesday.

Study: Common pesticide affects kids' brain development

Chlorpyrifos, a common pesticide, may be subtly influencing brain development in children, according to a new study.

Pet Insurance: Worth the cost?

It's no secret that pet ownership is expensive, an average of $60 a month per pet, according to the Census. Even in tough times, though, people are still willing to shell out for Fido and Fluffy.