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Credit card issuers urged to provide free credit scores

The nation's top credit card issuers are being urged to give customers free access to their credit scores.

Former NFL star Darren Sharper, facing fresh rape charges, turns himself in

Former NFL star Darren Sharper, wanted in New Orleans in connection with the alleged rapes of two women, has turned himself in to Los Angeles authorities.

Seth Rogen testifies about Alzheimer's disease at Senate hearing

Actor Seth Rogen spoke at a Senate hearing on Capitol Hill Wednesday, addressing Alzheimer's disease and how it has affected his wife's family.

TX city wants to recycle sewer water into drinking water

What would it take for you to drink tap water that had been recycled straight from the sewer? Well, it could soon happen in Wichita Falls, a Texas city about two hours from Dallas.

FTC: identity theft top consumer complaint for 2013

More than 2 million consumer complaints were filed in 2013, with identity theft topping the list, according to a Federal Trade Commission report released Thursday.

Police interupt Justin Bieber's fun in Georgia, find pot in limo

Police searching Justin Bieber's limo found illegal drugs and paraphernalia Tuesday, a police report said.

LA native will jump off Mount Everest in wing-suit

No one has ever intentionally taken a nose dive off the roof of the world before.

Nasty rejection letter to Cleveland job seeker goes viral

When you're a city's "Communicator of the Year" and have hailed yourself as a "passionate advocate" for job-seekers, you probably ought not blast one of those job-seekers in a snide, dismissive e-mail.

Police catch Utah students smoking pot in igloo

This gives a whole new meaning to the phrase just chillin'. Police say they busted four University of Utah students smoking pot -- in an igloo.

Nutrition labels to get makeover for first time in 20 years

The Obama administration is hoping to make healthy eating easier for Americans by announcing a makeover for all nutrition labels on pre-packaged foods.