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KISS, Nirvana among Rock Hall of Fame inductees

The 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony Thursday celebrated some of the industry's greatest legends the best way it knew how: by turning up the music.

Billy Joel surprises NY school kids at tribute concert

When a New York elementary school invited rock star Billy Joel to a tribute concert of his greatest hits, the last thing they expected was for him to actually show up.

Hillary Clinton cracks jokes after woman throws shoe at her in Vegas

A woman threw a shoe at Hillary Clinton during a speech in Las Vegas on Thursday. But the former Senator and Secretary of State took it all in stride.

Scientist say 'Jesus' wife' papyrus is not fake

A team of scientists has concluded that a controversial scrap of papyrus that purportedly quotes Jesus referring to "my wife," is not a fake, according to the Harvard Theological Review.

Amazon offers employees $5,000 to quit

Amazon is offering its warehouse employees up to $5,000 to quit their jobs, even as the company is in the process of adding workers and locations.

Samsung Galaxy S5: Just a slight upgrade

Samsung's biggest challenge isn't deciding what to add to it's new smartphones, but figuring out what to leave off.

Pope Francis asks forgiveness for priests who sexually abused children

Pope Francis made his strongest condemnation yet of sexual abuse by Catholic clergy on Friday, asking for forgiveness and pledging to impose penalties on "men of the church" who harm children.

Florida day care center crash: Suspect surrenders to authorities

The man who police say fled the scene after his SUV hit a car, sending it into a Winter Park day care center and killing a 4-year-old girl, turned himself in Thursday, Florida Highway Patrol spokeswoman Maj. Cindy Williams said.

Senator wants better turn out at elections: says there should be a higher standard

Lawmakers are enticing voters to head to the polls, one bill at a time and for good reason.

Ponchatoula preps for Strawberry Fest

The Ponchatoula community is ready to show off it's favorite berry at the 43rd annual Strawberry Festival. Crews spent Thursday prepping the festival grounds and building booths ahead of the big crowds this weekend.