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Texas Border Patrol agent fired upon, shoots back killing smuggler

A split second decision on the border ends with an illegal immigrant dead and a Border Patrol agent on administrative leave.

51 measles cases linked to Disneyland

Happiness isn't the only contagious thing at Disneyland in California.

Patriots coach says he's shocked by allegations that balls were deflated

 New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick said Thursday that he was "shocked" to hear allegations that his team's footballs were under-inflated in violation of NFL rules, a controversy that's cast a shadow over his team

Is proton therapy the 'magic bullet' for cancer?

Even after decades of battling one of the world's biggest killers, the treatment of cancer is still an inexact science.

Sandy Hook killer's home to be demolished, Newtown votes

  Newtown, Connecticut, council members voted unanimously Wednesday to tear down the home of Adam Lanza, the site where he killed his mother before massacring 26 others at a nearby elementary school in 2012, according to First Selectman Pa

Federal charges unlikely for Darren Wilson in Ferguson case, officials say

 A federal investigation has not found enough evidence to charge Darren Wilson for depriving Michael Brown of his civil rights, according to multiple sources familiar with the probe.

Dog shot with 90 shotgun pellets, recovering and needing a home

A pit bull was badly wounded after being hit by up to 90 shotgun pellets. Abby's Angels, a Greenville animal rescue currently is caring for him.

Mom who faked daughter's cancer won't serve any prison time

The woman who lied about her daughter's cancer diagnosis won't serve any time in prison for endangering the life of her child.

130K pages of Air Force UFO files posted online

It's a win for the UFO believers. Secret government files on the possible existence  of unidentified flying objects are no longer secret.

New Kids on the Block announce 2015 tour dates

It's not over yet for New Kids on the Block. The 80's - 90's group announced it will be touring with TLC and Nelly this Summer.