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Analysis: Obama impeachment talk just political theater

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- It's the wildest dream of tea party extremists -- the ultimate political comeuppance for the liberal President they love to hate.

Cowboys rookie DE out for 8-12 weeks

Cowboys second round pick, rookie Demarcus Lawrence, was injured in training camp on Tuesday... and just a day later, we have learned it's a broken foot that will require surgery.

Chicken pox outbreak halts deportations in Artesia

No undocumented immigrants are being allowed into or out of an immigration facility in A

'Substantial' damage at UCLA, including arena, after water pipe break

(CNN) -- Hundreds of vehicles waterlogged and stranded. A famous basketball court possibly warped. Six facilities out of commission, including a student health center.

GOP-led House authorizes lawsuit against Obama

The Republican-led House approved a resolution on Wednesday authorizing Speaker John Boehner to sue President Barack Obama over claims he abused his powers at the expense of Congress and the Constitution. The vote was 225-201.

Former US sex slave: I was chained in basement and sold

Law enforcement and rescuers of sex slaves report that because of a saturation of human trafficking in the deep South, more human traffickers are bringing young girls to Middle Tennessee.

McRaven named sole finalist for UT System Chancellor

Editor's note: This story has been updated throughout.  

RestoreTheTexasCoast.org is unveiled

The State of Texas has unveiled restorethetexascoast.org, a dedicated online resource for Deepwater Horizon oil spill recovery efforts.

$3,000 reward offered for Most Wanted Sex Offender from San Antonio

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Robert Chrismon, 51, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list, and a cash reward up to $3,000 is now being offered for information leading to his capture.

Los Angeles water main break floods Sunset Boulevard, UCLA campus

Streets turned into rivers and parts of UCLA turned into lakes after a massive water main break sent 8 to 10 million gallons of water gushing through parts of Los Angeles.

Four guys and a boat tackle a Texas-sized water problem

 

'Sharknado 2' set to take TV by storm

A twister filled with man-eating sharks is about to hit New York City -- at least on your television screen.

Is 2014 the deadliest year for flights? Not even close

This month we saw three airline crashes in the span of a week: Malaysia Airlines flight 17, Transasia Airways flight 222 and Air Algerie flight 5017. That's a lot, but this year is *not* the deadliest for flights.

Wednesday is National Cheesecake Day!

Dessert lovers rejoice, today (Wednesday) is National Cheesecake Day! The Cheesecake Factory wants to help you celebrate. The restaurant chain is offering any slice of cheesecake for half price.

Now is the time to rethink your drink

Hot temperatures mean more people are spending time outdoors and being active, both reasons to pay attention to proper hydration in the summer. Think you got all of your facts straight when it comes to your H2O IQ?