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Dior explains Jennifer Lawrence's confusing dress

Jennifer Lawrence had some weird things going on with her Christian Dior Couture gown when she accepted an award at Sunday's SAG ceremony, but it wasn't a wardrobe malfunction.

Apple releases new iPad with 128 GB of storage

Apple unexpectedly added a new member to its iPad line on Tuesday, offering a 9.7-inch Retina iPad with 128 gigabytes of storage -- doubling the tablet's previous max capacity.

Apple releases new iPad with 128 GB of storage

Apple unexpectedly added a new member to its iPad line on Tuesday, offering a 9.7-inch Retina iPad with 128 gigabytes of storage -- doubling the tablet's previous max capacity.

Hostess getting closer to a buyer for Twinkies

Hostess Brands is close to picking a preferred buyer for its iconic Twinkies brand, a move that would be a key step in the eventual return of the snack cake to grocery shelves.

Kerry nomination confirmed by committee

The Senate Foreign Relations Committee Tuesday confirmed Sen. John Kerry as Secretary of State. The panel approved the nomination unanimously, by a voice vote.

Eclampsia: 5 things you need to know

Millions of "Downton Abbey" viewers were shocked Sunday night when one of the show's main characters, Lady Sybil Branson, died from eclampsia shortly after delivering a daughter.

Rough weather possible in Mississippi Valley

People in the Mississippi River Valley could be in for some dangerous weather Tuesday, the National Weather Service's Storm Prediction Center warns.

Why new laws could miss America's bigger gun problem

Trent Brewer drove to a parking lot, planning to sell some weed. The transaction never happened.

Obama to pitch immigration reform

President Barack Obama rolls into Las Vegas on Tuesday, ready to double down on immigration reform.

Facebook could pay users in class-action Sponsored Stories settlement

Facebook may have to pay some of its users up to $10 each to settle a class-action lawsuit over its "Sponsored Stories" ads, according to legal notices sent out late last week.