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USC Josh Shaw's fabricated rescue story leads to indefinite suspension

Los Angeles, CA (KTLA) -- USC senior cornerback Josh Shaw was suspended Wednesday after admitting that he concocted a story about rescuing his nephew from drowning to explain injuries to his ankles, the university's sports spokesman said.

Apple may unveil iWatch on September 9

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Tick-tock! Clear up some space on your wrist. It might finally be iWatch time on September 9.

The people who create their own 'countries'

(CNN) -- Scotland will next month decide in a referendum whether it wants to go it alone as an independent country and split away from the United Kingdom.

Quilt project shares rape survivors' stories

(CNN) -- Rocio Moreno says it took more than five years to leave her abusive husband.

How Chelsea Handler said goodbye

(CNN) -- Chelsea Handler has made a clean break from E!. Or at least we assume it was clean, since Handler's final "Chelsea Lately" episode Tuesday included one of her infamous celebrity-accompanied shower scenes.

LEGO bricks help solve 23-year-old murder case in Utah

Holladay, UT (KSL) -- Jerry Johnson remembers heading home from Cedar City more than 23 years ago on Feb. 1, 1991, when he heard his mother's address announced on the radio.

Abercrombie struggling to bring sexy back

Abercrombie & Fitch might have been cool and sexy 10 years ago, but today it's struggling to stay in style.

$40 million lawsuit slams Ferguson police actions during recent protests

In a $40 million federal lawsuit, five people arrested recently in Ferguson, Missouri, accuse police of using "wanton and excessive force" and treating U.S. citizens "as if they were war combatants."

Fort Hood shooter writes to ISIS leader, asks to become 'citizen' of Islamic State

The Army psychiatrist who killed 13 people at Fort Hood has written a letter to the leader of ISIS, asking to become a citizen of the Islamic State's caliphate, his attorney said Thursday.

Nidal Hasan's beard shaved off at Fort Leavenworth Prison

The beard that delayed the Fort Hood court martial trial for months is gone. Maj. Nidal Hasan, the former Army psychiatrist convicted of 13 murders and dozens of attempted murders, is clean shaven again.