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FDA: Dietary supplement dangerous

Dietary supplements are commonly used to lose weight and build muscle, but the Food and Drug Administration has issued a warning regarding exposure to a potentially harmful ingredient.

Texas DA killing investigation reopens window on 2012 trial

It was, in the words of local newspaper reporter Denise Bell, a "megatrial for a little community."

Rare Psalm book may sell for $30 million

A rare copy of the first book printed in what is now the United States of America may sell for as much as $30 million when it comes up for auction in November, according to Sotheby's.

Fired Florida officer defends use of 'Trayvon Martin' targets

The Florida police sergeant fired for possessing shooting targets resembling Trayvon Martin defended himself Sunday and said the targets were meant to be used as training aids for "no-shoot" situations.

McCain backs gun compromise; co-author says Senate support an 'open question'

A bipartisan deal to expand background checks on gun sales got a key conservative endorsement on Sunday, but one of its co-authors said Senate approval remained an "open question."

Stocks: New milestones in sight

It's all about milestones in the stock market these days.

Neighbors say goodbye to Earl K. Long Memorial Hospital

People living in North Baton Rouge said goodbye to Earl K. Long Memorial Hospital Sunday.

Unrestrained driver killed near Sorrento

Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop A began investigating a single vehicle fatal crash that occurred on I-10 east of LA Hwy 22 in Ascension Parish just after midnight Sunday. The crash took the life of Sidrian R.

Justin Bieber hopes Anne Frank 'would have been a belieber'

If Anne Frank had not died a teenager in a Nazi concentration camp in 1945, Justin Bieber hopes she would have been his devoted fan.

Your taxes are almost due!

You've had months to procrastinate, but now it's crunch time. Despite delays to the kick-off of tax season, Monday, April 15 is still the deadline to get your taxes to Uncle Sam.