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Twitter buys 19th century log cabins for company cafeteria

Twitter has bought two 19th century log cabins from Montana to furnish the cafeteria in its San Francisco headquarters.

Alabama legislators pass restrictive abortion bills

Alabama legislators passed several restrictive abortion bills this week, including one that could mean felony charge against any doctor performing such a procedure on a woman who'd been pregnant as little as six weeks.

Massachusetts court says 'upskirt' photos are legal

Massachusetts' highest court ruled Wednesday that it is not illegal to secretly photograph underneath a person's clothing -- a practice known as "upskirting" -- prompting one prosecutor to call for a revision of state law.

CDC says Hospitals are contributing to the rise of superbugs

Health officials have long been warning us about the overuse of antibiotics and the rise of drug-resistant "superbugs." Now the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is shining a light on how hospitals are contributing to the pro

Scammers are jamming up the lines of MN teen crisis hotline

In Minneapolis, a teen crisis hotline has come under attack by scammers looking for money. The organization says it all started when they refused to meet their demands.

U.S. seizes $458 million stolen by Nigerian dictator

Millions of dollars stolen from the people of Nigeria by a former dictator was seized by the U.S. -- in the largest action of this kind ever taken by the Department of Justice.

Serial arsonist targets college bathrooms in CA

Investigators are trying to track down a serial arsonist on the San Marcos campus of Palomar College.

Wal-Mart slashes iPhone prices

  Attention Wal-Mart shoppers: Smartphone prices are coming down.

MO Goodwill employee finds $2,600 inside donated clothing

It happened again: a Goodwill employee discovered an accidental donation of thousands of dollars while sifting through donated clothes.

Obama looking to cut sex abstinence education

President Obama wants to ax funding for abstinence from sex education.