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KY man freezes mom’s body for 3 years to collect her retirement checks

Jon Whiteford had a secret so macabre, when a Kentucky sheriff's deputy showed up to question him about it, he pulled out a handgun and killed himself.

Should the Benham brothers have lost their HGTV show over their remarks?

The twin brothers who lost their HGTV show after a recording surfaced of one's anti-homosexuality views are surprisingly not upset at the network that fired them.

Oregon health officals call e-cigarrettes: 'Wild West' industry

Portland, OR (KPTV) -- Health advocates are calling it the "Wild West" of electronic cigarettes.

Women waiting longer to have their first child

More women over 35 are giving birth for the first time, according to a government study released Friday.

AZ debt collector leaves racist, profane voice message

Phoenix, AZ (KPHO) -- Fed up with the tactics of debt collectors, 200,000 people file complaints each year with the Federal Trade Commission.

Netflix: New members will pay $1 more

Netflix bumped up the price of streaming movies and TV shows for new members by $1, but vowed that existing members will not see a price increase for two years.

J. Lawrence tells magazine she doesn't plot to trip at Oscars

Going to the Academy Awards has been dangerous for Jennifer Lawrence.

Thief calls Sandy Hook shooting fake, steals sign honoring victim

Mystic, CT (WFSB) -- Someone stole the "centerpiece" of the playground built in honor of a Sandy Hook victim, then called the grieving family to taunt them.

Vermont governor signs GMO food labeling into law

Vermont's governor on Thursday signed a bill into law that will require the labeling of genetically modified foods -- hailing it as the first such law in the nation.

90-year-old drug mule gets sentenced to federal prison

An ailing 90-year-old man who worked as the drug mule for a Mexican cartel is headed to federal prison.