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Colorado flooding: Residents return, but some find no home

The skies have improved over Colorado, allowing some evacuated residents to return to their flood-battered neighborhoods -- only to find there's no house to call home.

Bickering over U.S.-Russian deal focuses on possible punishment for Syria

Just days after Russia and the United States reached a deal on getting Syria to give up its chemical weapons, world powers are quarreling over the details.

Navy Yard shooting: What we know and don't know

The one question we all desperately want answered may have gone to the grave with Aaron Alexis: Why?

Florida woman reunited with missing dog after 3 years

A Florida woman and her dog were reunited on Saturday, Sept. 14 after the dog had been missing for three years.

Six injured in moshpit at Riot Fest in Chicago

At least six people were taken to area hospitals Saturday night from a weekend music festival in Humboldt Park. It happened while the rock band Blink 182 was on stage.

Beyonce nearly pulled off stage by fan

Nothing can stop Beyoncé in the middle of a show -- not even being nearly pulled off-stage by a fan.

5 ways to protect your child in flu season

To help prevent your child from having to seek care for influenza or a similar illness, here are some tips to keep in mind: 1. Make sure your child gets this season's flu vaccine.

Two law officers among 10 people injured in naval facility shooting

A gunman dressed in all black fired shots Monday inside the U.S. Navy Yard, injuring at least 10 people, according to the Navy and a Washington police spokesman.

Miss America crowns 1st winner of Indian descent

She's the second consecutive New York beauty queen to take the Miss America title, but she's the first Indian-American to wear the national crown -- er, tiara -- atop her perfectly coiffed head.

Syria: There's a chemical weapons agreement. Now what?

Now comes the real test. Of Syria's sincerity. Of Russia's resolve. Of America's gamble.