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NYPD officer not indicted in chokehold death

A grand jury in New York on Wednesday decided not to indict white police officer Daniel Pantaleo in the July choke hold death of Eric Garner, an unarmed black man, according to two law enforcement officials.

UPS grants 4-year-old's wish, gives him mini-delivery truck

A little boy with dreams of becoming a UPS driver was granted his wish.

'Gangnam Style' breaks YouTube

(CNN) -- The Internet is a vast and seemingly limitless space, but it's no match for PSY.

Cat survives for 36 days trapped inside moving box

The story is hard to believe, but owner Ashley Barth and the veterinarian’s office where her cat is being treated say it’s true: Mee Moowe the cat survived a month-long trip across the country without food or water.

Off-duty cops protect Darren Wilson, as death threats come in

(CNN) -- Darren Wilson has lived in the shadows for nearly four months, changing residence from house to house, spending spare time in dark movie theaters, in hopes he won't be spotted.

Switch to Sprint, cut your bill in half

Sprint badly wants more customers. So badly that it's offering to cut Verizon and AT&T subscribers' bills in half if they switch over. But the deal is only good on Friday, Dec. 5.

Detroit power outage traps people in elevators, closes schools

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan said a power outage put city schools, firehouses, police stations, City Hall and Wayne State University in the dark Tuesday morning.

Retired Army vet's service dog denied on U.S. Airways flight

A disabled Army veteran in California says an airline wouldn't let his service dog travel with him. The two were on their way to Hawaii where they were going to lead a session to help suicidal veterans, Liz Gonzalez has the story.

Top 10 Christmas toys searched on Google

It's that time of year again. Santa is making his list and checking it twice. And Google too is getting in on the list action.

Walmart says Cyber Monday was its biggest online day ever

Black Friday was largely a disappointment for retailers, but early indications are Cyber Monday wasn't. Walmart said the Monday after Thanksgiving "was the biggest online day in its history for orders."