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FL valet's mistake sends car into water

If you ever worry a valet might scratch your car, just remember it could be a whole lot worse. A valet apparently forgot to put this car in park, Saturday night. It was 15 feet underwater by Sunday morning.

'Roomba' robot contains secret military technology

Imagine: you are sitting with friends, one day in the distant future, in a space-age house, while robot servants cook dinner, fold laundry and mow the lawn. Inevitably the question arises: "What was your first robot?"

TX: 4-year-old leukemia patient gets princess tea party, trip to Disney World

Many little girls dream of being a princess, a four-year-old in Texas, fighting leukemia got to be one for a day. All dressed up in their Sunday best, this group in flower mound had fairy tale flare.

Iowa police wary of DWI legal advice app

There's a smartphone app that can help people suspected of driving drunk. It was created by an Iowa law firm. But some law enforcement officers are skeptical of the app's intent.

260,000 college graduates work minimum wage jobs

If you thought paying tens of thousands of dollars for a college education guaranteed a high-paying job, think again.

New Michael Jackson album coming in May: 'Xscape'

Eight previously unheard Michael Jackson songs will be released on a new album in May, Epic Records announced Monday.

2 earthquakes, 100 aftershocks shake CA over weekend

California officials are assessing the damage from not one, but two earthquakes, and more than one-hundred aftershocks that rocked Los Angeles this past weekend.

Website issues on Obamacare enrollment deadline day

It was a brief but fleeting reminder of the messy roll-out of the Obamacare website.

Once homeless FL student will now play Carnegie Hall

So how do you get to Carnegie Hall? Practice. Practice. Practice. James Matthews spends up to ten hours a day sitting before a grand piano echoing the sounds of Beethoven.

Documents show GM, regulator dropped ball before fatal crashes

A congressional investigation into the General Motors recall has found that both GM and federal safety regulators missed chances to fix the problem ahead of a series of fatal crashes.