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Upgrading from Windows 7 or 8? You'll love Windows 10

Are you a Windows 8 user? Still using Windows 7? Either way, you'll love Windows 10.

ISIS claims to behead 21 Peshmerga soldiers, releases video of them in cages

ISIS appears to be trumping its own brutality once again.

Men protest women's rights in Turkey... by wearing miniskirts

It's not unusual for men to join the fight for women's rights. But it is if they choose to wear miniskirts while they do it.

The risk of Scott Walker's safe politics

Scott Walker -- the Wisconsin governor who built a political brand around bold actions -- is now making a habit of staying away from hot topics entirely, from President Obama's faith to evolution, as he eyes a White House bid next year.

America Inc. warns of turbulence ahead

After an avalanche of earnings results in recent weeks, one thing is clear: Corporate America is worried about 2015. The red flags: many companies warned that oil prices and the strong U.S. dollar could hurt sales this year.

Workers at nation's largest oil refinery join growing strike

Workers at the nation's largest oil refinery have joined a strike that now includes more than 6,500 workers.

'Duck Dynasty' star hits the runway at New York Fashion Week

"Duck Dynasty" member Sadie Robertson left small-town Louisiana this week for New York Fashion Week -- and, she can't wait to do it again.

Artist's statue spoof shows Oscar snorting cocaine

The Oscar statuette, seen by many as the film industry's highest honor, has been given a new and biting spin by a Los Angeles street artist.

Daytona International Speedway undergoing $400 million project

The Daytona International Speedway is in the middle of a $400 million renovation project. Like all other major sports venues, they're trying to enhance the experience for the fans.

U.S. defense chief: Mosul assault should be launched at right time to succeed

New U.S. Secretary of Defense Ash Carter said Saturday that success is more important than timing in any attempt to retake Iraq's second city, Mosul, from ISIS militants.