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Tennessee crash: Some bodies burned beyond recognition, official says

Investigators probably will have to use dental records to identify some of the eight people who were killed in a wreck involving a church bus and two other vehicles in eastern Tennessee, a Tennessee Highway Patrol official said Thursday.

Biker attack video: Who is the real victim?

An SUV driver hits a biker on Manhattan's West Side, and sets off a violent chain of events. And now, a debate is raging over who's the real victim in this disturbing attack.

Man pleads guilty to slapping crying boy on Delta flight

An airline passenger accused of slapping the toddler seated next to him on a Minneapolis-to-Atlanta flight in February pleaded guilty to assault Wednesday in federal court.

Five problems with iOS 7, and how to fix them

The new version of Apple's mobile operating system, iOS 7, was released September 18 to mostly positive reviews.

The last word on hormone therapy?

Scientists from the WHI released what they say is the definitive study on the safety of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) on October 1.

Texas Child Protective Services case worker arrested after alleged child sexual assault

The El Paso Police Department arrested a man after he allegedly sexually assaulted a teen girl in a West El Paso motel room.

RECALL: Chrysler to fix software glitch in more than 140,000 pickups, SUVs

Chrysler is recalling more than 140,000 pickups and SUVs worldwide because of a software glitch. The recall involves 132,000 Jeep Grand Cherokees and nearly 11,000 Rams pickup trucks from model year 2014.

Minions carry Justin Bieber up Great Wall of China

Just when you thought you might enjoy a week without any news of Justin Bieber annoying the world, along comes evidence that the most beloved/disliked self-involved teenager on the planet has broken one of the most sacred unspoken rules of trav

Jobs report could be delayed amid government shutdown

Labor Department officials will still not confirm or deny whether the government's monthly jobs report will be released as scheduled Friday, but other signs point to a delay amid the government shutdown.

Car sales slip due to Labor Day timing

Car sales took a step backward in September, although it was a quirk of the calendar more than a change in car buyer demand that was responsible for the decline.