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Buy Buffalo Bill's pipe and help rescue Harrisburg

Harrisburg is looking back - way back - as a way to help it move forward from its financial mess.

Mexico captures major drug lord

A Mexican military helicopter hovered south of the border in the early morning darkness. Below it, one of the country's most wanted drug lords was riding in a pickup truck.

Operation iGuardian: 255 child predators arrested, 61 victims identified

Two hundred and fifty-five child predators were arrested and 61 victims of child sexual exploitation identified during a five-week operation conducted by U.S.

Funny the way it is: Stranded Dave Matthews hitches ride with fan to show

Emily Kraus was psyched. She had been a Dave Matthews fan since she was 9. And she was on her way to see him at a show in Hershey, Pennsylvania.

Autopsy set in 'Glee' star Cory Monteith's death

Medical examiners will conduct an autopsy Monday on "Glee" actor Cory Monteith.

Where (and when) do you use your smartphone: Bedroom? Church?

So what's the most compromising situation you've found yourself in with your smartphone?

Thabo Mbeki: Mandela will pull through

Thabo Mbeki, who succeeded Nelson Mandela as South Africa's 14 years ago, says the ailing revered statesmen will pull through.

Zimmerman verdict reactions ring out in protests, calls from pulpit

Just steps away from the courthouse where a jury decided George Zimmerman's fate, demonstrators vowed that their fight wasn't over.

AT&T to acquire Cricket

AT&T plans to acquire Leap Wireless International, the prepaid wireless provider known for its Cricket brand, in a deal valued at about $1.2 billion, the companies announced Friday.

After divisive debate, Texas Senate approves restrictive abortion measure

A bill that places new restrictions on abortion passed the Texas Senate on Friday after days of debate that galvanized activists nationwide.