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Child Services had contact with family of Texas toddler who was killed

There were signs of suspected abuse of a Texas toddler who was found dead Friday in a shallow grave. Tony Plohetski reports Child Protective Services had received multiple reports on the two year-old boy.

Tony Stewart case will go to grand jury

The evidence gathered after Tony Stewart's race car struck and killed another driver who was walking on the track will be given soon to a grand jury, a district attorney in upstate New York announced Tuesday.

'Mockingjay -- Part I' gets official trailer

(CNN) -- The Mockingjay lives. On Monday, fans eager for more Katniss Everdeen got a sneak peek of the heroine in action in the first official trailer for "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay -- Part I."

When pregnancy makes you violently ill

"What, are you insane?" That seems to be the response I get most from friends and family members when I tell them that I'd like another child one day.

Video: Texas officers catch wrong-way driver with two children in car

A police officer in Texas put himself in danger to protect the public from a wrong-way driver on an interstate highway. The intense situation was all caught on the officer's patrol car dashboard camera.

Man admits to eating ex-girlfriend's organs

In Indiana, a man is facing felony charges for the grisly murder of a woman. Court documents also show he admits to eating her organs.

With Pre-K grant, Texas switches gears on federal cash

In a shift for a state that has shunned other federal education initiatives like Common Core and

Perry touts legacy to toll road group

Calling Texas “the mecca of innovation on transportation infrastructure,” Gov.

Analysis: The Voter ID You Won't Need at the Polls

It seems odd that you do not need a voter registration card to vote in Texas, but that’s one effect of the state’s voter ID law.

Four women will help shape NFL's domestic violence policies

Four women will help shape the NFL's policies on domestic violence and sexual assault. League Commissioner, Roger Goodell announced the news in a memo to teams.

19 deaths linked to faulty ignition switch on GM cars

The attorney overseeing a compensation fund for victims of GM cars has linked 19 deaths to a flaw with the automaker's ignition switches. General Motors initially said 13 deaths were tied to the problem.

11 states confirm Enterovirus D68 cases

Since mid-August, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has confirmed 104 cases of Enterovirus D68 in 10 states: Alabama, Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Missouri and New York.

Macy's, Bloomingdales to offer same-day delivery

Macy's is getting on the instant-gratification bandwagon, saying it will begin providing same-day delivery very soon.

War against ISIS: What does Rand Paul's 'yes' mean?

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Sen. Rand Paul has gotten questions from the media lately at nearly every stop and in almost every interview about where he stands on combating the threat of ISIS.

Marriott: Tip your housekeeper!

When you're staying at a hotel, tip your housekeeper!