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About 5 million Graco strollers recalled after fingertip amputations

 (CNN) -- About 4.7 million Graco and Century-branded strollers are being recalled after its maker received reports of 10 full or partial fingerti

The $50 earthquake alarm that could save thousands of lives

 (CNN) -- In September 1985 a devastating earthquake measuring 8.1 on the Richter Scale smashed into Mexico City killing 10,000 people and leaving

Jay Leno gives car to wounded veteran

 CNN) -- Jay Leno and Cpl. Ethan Laberge don't have much in common.

Big jump in Medicaid spending after Obamacare

Medicaid spending is expected to soar more than 11% in fiscal 2014 as many states expand the program under Obamacare.

World's tallest roller coaster set to scrape Orlando's skies

Plans are underway to build the world's tallest -- and quite possibly most terrifying -- roller coaster at an Orlando, Florida, theme park due to open in 2017.

Multiple award-winning director Mike Nichols dies at 83

 Mike Nichols, the award-winning director and pioneering comedian who was one of the few people to win an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar and a Tony awar

Grand jury decision on Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson could come Friday

 A tense Ferguson is awaiting to hear whether a St.

Move over, Barbie! Make room for 'average' Lammily doll

 It began for Nickolay Lamm as a question: What would Barbie look like if she had the dimensions of an average woman?

3 shot at Florida State University before gunman killed by police

 Gunshots rattled a peaceful, packed Florida State University library early Thursday, with three students getting hurt as hundreds more huddled be