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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.

Driving a jet-powered Corvette

 From the outside, it looks like a 1978 Chevrolet Corvette with a custom paint job and some fancy wheels. But it also rides weirdly high off the ground -- to make room for massive rectangular exhaust pipes.

Brutally Honest: Is it OK to let your child fail?

 Recently, my younger daughter left her class project, a time capsule, at the door so I would see it the minute I got home.

Sitting will kill you, even if you exercise

 One of your favorite activities may actually be killing you.

Super Bowl Fast Facts

 Here's some background information about the Super Bowl, the championship game of the National Football League. The Seattle Seahawks are the 2014 Super Bowl champions.

The 11 best social media moments at the State of the Union address

 And they say people are disengaged from politics.