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Military judge removed from Fort Hood shooting case

A military appeals court has removed the judge who had been overseeing accused Fort Hood shooter Maj. Nidal Hasan's court-martial, saying the judge was biased.

Five real-life wonderlands

With presents to buy and families to visit, the holiday season can become an endless to-do list.

Minnesota tests lottery-ticket purchases at the pump

The next time Minnesota drivers looking to play the Powerball lottery pay at the pump, the pump might pay them back.

SeaWorld defends protocol, staffers' actions after dolphin bites girl

SeaWorld defended itself Sunday from criticism from a family after a dolphin bit their 8-year-old daughter at the Orlando attraction.

You won the lottery! What's your tax hit?

The winners of the biggest Powerball lottery in history aren't the only ones celebrating. The IRS has hit a jackpot of its own, with millions of dollars in taxes potentially coming its way.

Ten ways falling off the fiscal cliff could hurt your health

If President Barack Obama and Congress cannot reach an agreement on the fiscal cliff, economic experts agree it would be devastating.

Despite supply concerns, Apple has iPhone 5s well stocked

It looks like there will not be a shortage of iPhone 5s this holiday season, with plenty of the devices for all carriers in stock at stores around the U.S.

New York cop's act of kindness goes viral

Here's how a simple act of kindness can become a worldwide inspiration and a public relations bonanza for the New York Police Department.

Will the winning Powerball ticket holder please step forward?

The new parlor game gripping two cities a thousand miles apart -- "Who Won the Powerball" -- ramped up Friday amid rumors, speculation and tantalizing clues.

Hotels that feel like home for the holidays

There's no denying it, the holiday crush is upon us.