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K-9 with cancer takes final ride to vet

A veteran K-9 officer takes his last ride. Rocky has been with the Rocky Hill Police Department in Connecticut for nine years. Last week, he was diagnosed with cancer.

Texas school warns of gun-toting teachers

The Argyle, Texas Independent School District is putting everyone on notice that some staff members are carrying guns. Argyle I.S.D. voted in favor of school marshals back in January.

Scariest banana selfie 1,135 feet in the sky

It's a thrill seekers' selfie that can induce vertigo in mere mortals. Sometimes your eyes speak louder than your mouth. "How'd they get up on top of that building?"

Squiggly road striping leaves drivers confused at rush hour

Peeling lane stripes caused some confusion on I-66 in Virginia Monday morning. State transportation officials say temporary tape striping peeled up and shifted.

'Young Jeezy' arrested after Wiz Khalifa concert shooting

 Famed hip-hop rapper Jay Jenkins, known as "Young Jeezy," was arrested on Sunday in relation to a deadly shooting at a Wiz Khalifa conc

'Breaking Bad' goes out on top at Emmy Awards

 "Breaking Bad" is in blue heaven.

Angry, scared and hungry: Inside the Ebola 'quarantine zone'

 A red rope guarded by police marks the "quarantine line" around the West Point slum in the Liberian capital, Monrovia.

Gaza truce reached, Hamas says

 Hamas officials said Tuesday that a truce has been reached that would end the fighting between Israel and militants in Gaza.