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I do ... cost a lot: Weddings by the numbers

All you need is love, right? Sure, but a little cash can't hurt, especially when it's time to get hitched.

Ron Paul says TV venture contributes to the 'cause of liberty'

Ron Paul's post-Congress, post-presidential campaign venture will provide conservatives another avenue for reaching voters, the former Texas lawmaker says in a behind-the-scenes look at his new TV setup.

Florida sinkhole swallows parts of resort near Disney World

A 60-foot-wide sinkhole formed under a resort in central Florida late Sunday, forcing guests out of their rooms as one three-story building collapsed and another slowly sank.

Bolt reclaims world title in 100 meters

Once Usain Bolt got out of the starting blocks, no one was going to beat him at the world championships.

Donald Trump: I would spend 'whatever it took' to win White House

He flirted with a presidential run that never materialized in 2012, but Donald Trump is again making forays -- serious or otherwise -- into White House politics.

The Perseid meteor shower... now appearing in the sky above you

A celestial fireworks show peaks Monday and Tuesday as our earth passes though the dust of a comet's tail.

Tax Tips: Reduce your taxes with miscellaneous deductions

If you itemize deductions on your tax return, you may be able to deduct certain miscellaneous expenses. You may benefit from this because a tax deduction normally reduces your federal income tax.

How do you test a live shark? Quickly and carefully, researchers say

Calling all great white sharks in the waters off Cape Cod: Please report to Chatham to be measured and tagged by scientists.

Farah win in 10,000 meters at world championships completes collection

This time there was no denying Mo Farah in the 10,000 meters at the world championships. Two years ago in Daegu, South Korea, Farah was beaten by Ibrahim Jeilan in a dramatic finish.

Raging floodwaters rip through Colorado town, leaving 1 dead, 3 missing

Roads ripped to rubble by floodwaters up to 10 feet deep, rushing up to 30 mph. Shattered homes near others still standing upright. One person dead, three others missing.