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Bowe Bergdahl set to meet with Army investigator

Former Taliban prisoner Bowe Bergdahl will meet Wednesday with an Army general leading the investigation into the sergeant's disappearance five years ago, his lawyer said.

At least 13 injured in Times Square bus collision

By all accounts, the collision of a pair of double-decker tour buses in Manhattan's bustling Time Square could have been worse.

Sprint and T-Mobile shares plunge after reportedly abandoning merger plans

MONEY-sprint-t-mobile-2-Image(s) Available (Originally Published: 8/5/2014 7:48 PM) Update 8:28 p.m. ET- new information throughout Sprint and T-Mobile shares plunge after reportedly abandoning merger plans

Texas posts top high school graduation rates, again

Texas education officials once again announced top high school graduation rates on Tuesday, reporting that 88 percent of public school students in the class of 2013 received a diploma within four years.

Apple set to unveil new iPhones Sept. 9 - report

The iPhone 6 is coming into focus. Apple is set to unveil its next-generation iPhones at an event on Sept. 9, according to a report from the tech news site Re/code.

PHOTOS: Parents create beautiful remembrance of stillborn baby

A California's parents-to-be worst nightmare came true recently when their daughter arrived stillborn. The family has turned their grief into a beautiful rembrance of photography that is now being shared with the world.

British Airways stopping flights to and from Liberia and Sierra Leone

British Airways is temporarily stopping flights to and from Sierra Leone and Liberia until August 31, 2014 due to the "deteriorating public health situation" in both countries.

Make your vacation affordable, plan now

It may be too late to grab your dream travel this summer but if seeing the world is a priority, you can find ways to make that happen next year. Travel blogger, Erin Hurson says true travelers make that dream vacation a financial necessity.

Scrabble dictionary adds 5,000 new words including 'selfie' and 'hashtag'

Hashtag triple word score. For the first time in nearly a decade, Scrabble players are going to have some new words on their boards.

Officials: Israel, Palestinian factions accept 72-hour cease-fire in Gaza

GAZA CITY (CNN) -- Will it, or won't it, hold? That's the question following word late Monday that Israel and Palestinian factions, including Hamas, agreed to a 72-hour humanitarian cease-fire proposed by Egypt.

NY patient being tested for Ebola, recently returned from West Africa

New York health officials said they will not know for at least a day whether a man tested for Ebola actually has the virus. They said he went to the Mt. Sinai Hospital Monday morning with high fever and a stomach illness.

With Congress divided, Obama to go his own way on immigration

  With Congress mired in dysfunction over immigration, President Barack Obama says he'll do what he can to sidestep the legislative logjam.

24-year-old ICE detainee passes away in south Texas hospital

A 24-year-old Salvadoran national, who had been in U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement and Removal Operations custody since June 27, 2014 passed away Sunday, August 3 at Laredo Medical Center.

Woman seen walking naked man on leash

A couple in West Virginia could face charges after taking their sex games out of their bedroom and onto the street, Mary Robb Jackson has the details.

Low-speed chase ends with police nabbing tortoise

"Slow and steady wins the race" may be the moral of a children's tale, but the adage didn't hold up over the weekend in the case of Clark the tortoise vs. California police.