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'Debt relief' firms misleading student loan borrowers

Firms offering student loan "debt relief" are deceiving borrowers into paying hundreds or even thousands of dollars for access to free government programs, according to a recent consumer watchdog report.

Feds nab KKK member, accomplice for lethal X-ray plot

Two New York state men have been charged in a bizarre plan to develop a mobile X-ray system that would be used from afar to silently kill people that they deemed "undesirable," federal officials said.

American Airlines flight to Miami diverted to Denver after report of smoke in cockpit

An American Airlines plane was diverted to Denver International Airport on Friday because the crew reported smelling smoke in the cockpit, an airline spokeswoman told CNN.

Woman's water tank death ruled accidental

A 21-year-old woman whose body was found in a water tank of a Los Angeles hotel in February was the victim of an accidental drowning, medical examiners reported Thursday.

Baby shot dead during parental dispute, sheriff's office says

A 6-month-old girl was fatally shot Wednesday while her parents were involved in a domestic dispute, authorities said. The incident occurred in Knoxville, Tennessee, the Knox County sheriff's office said.

Microsoft reverses course on controversial Xbox One restrictions

Just two weeks after announcing that the Xbox One would require an Internet connection and prevent the free exchange of used games, Microsoft abruptly changed its stance and abandoned both policies.

For victims of 'landlords from hell,' home is where the hurt is

Think you have the landlord from hell? Think again. Did they steal your stuff? Lock you out? Threaten you with a gun? Unless they did, they're not even in contention for the title.

Patriots player mum as police search for clues in man's death

Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez is used to throngs of media clamoring to ask him questions, but the NFL star has never had to deal with them camping outside his home.

Group apologizes to gay community, shuts down 'cure' ministry

After 37 years, Exodus International, an organization whose mission was to "help" gay Christians become straight, is shutting down. But not before issuing an apology.

Physicians group labels obesity as a disease

One word could have a big impact on the way doctors treat obesity in the United States.