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Five things the Farm Bill will mean for you

It may be the most overlooked mega-bill of the past 12 months. After taking a 72-22 leap through a Senate test vote Monday, the nearly $1 trillion Farm Bill is poised for final passage Tuesday.

Doctors keep brain-dead pregnant woman on life support until baby's birth

A brain-dead pregnant woman lies on a hospital bed. Doctors want to keep her on life support until they can deliver her baby. An anguished husband waits.

Latin American castaway survives 13 months in Pacific Ocean

A man who says he was lost at sea for more than a year is back on dry land. He says he drifted from Mexico to the Marshall Islands in the North Pacific. That’s some 9,000 kilometers.

Super Bowl sets Twitter records

The afeared nasty weather didn't show up for the Super Bowl on Sunday. Neither did the Denver Broncos.

Abortion rates lowest since 1973

Abortion rates in the United States are at their lowest in 40 years, according to a new report from the Guttmacher Institute.

'I went from heroin addict to PTA mom'

In many ways, my life is ordinary and extraordinary at the same time.

Last night's superbowl brought more serious ads

Where did all the bikinis go?

TX man claims he photographed Chupacabra

In one Texas community people say they are concerned about a mysterious animal that's been spotted in the area.

How to avoid digital eyestrain

Our lives have increasingly become more digital today. While some may see this as a benefit, others are finding that it can literally be a pain in the eye.

Despite report, final Keystone decision not near

A final decision on whether or not to approve the hotly debated Keystone XL oil pipeline isn't imminent, the White House chief of staff said on Sunday, despite a State Department report last week showing the project wouldn't have a majo