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Yosemite wildfire burns area the size of Chicago, threatens homes

A northern California wildfire grew to historic proportions early Monday, becoming the 14th largest in state history.

Roger Federer 'is vulnerable' at U.S. Open, says Nick Bollettieri

He's the greatest player in the modern tennis era, perhaps even of all time, but is Roger Federer's stellar career fading to twilight?

Get ready for 'Septaper'

Investors will have several pieces of economic data to chew on in the usually-quiet final week in August.

Jindal 'rejects' Obama impeachment calls from fellow Republicans

Republican lawmakers who suggest there are grounds to impeach President Barack Obama are focusing their energy in the wrong direction, Gov. Bobby Jindal of Louisiana said on Sunday.

March on Washington: Throngs mark 'I Have a Dream' anniversary

Standing on the spot where 50 years earlier the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. made "I have a dream" the clarion call of the civil rights movement, a broader call for equality rang out Saturday.

GM to return to Super Bowl advertising in 2014

GM is revving up for the 2014 Super Bowl.

Fed warned of global risks to tapering

As the Federal Reserve prepares to gradually wind down its stimulus program, some fear that the policy reversal could cause emerging economies to fall like dominoes. But the question is: Should the Fed really care?

TiVo romances TV viewers with Roamio DVR

O Roamio, Roamio, wherefore art thou Roamio? The answer, hopes TiVo, is next to your TV.

Arrest made in Spokane beating death of WWII vet

A juvenile has been arrested by Spokane police in connection with the beating death of an 88-year-old World War II veteran this week, police said Friday.

Lawsuit: Police videotaped DUI suspects undressing, using the toilet

"A peep show." That's how attorney James Egan described the jail in Puyallup, Washington.