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Study: Can stress lead to infertility?

A new study links stress to infertility. Researchers from Ohio State University followed about 400 couples for up to a year as the couples tried to conceive.

Monopoly is adding new house rules

Do you play Monopoly with your own set of rules? Hasbro wants to know. The game maker is adding a new house rules version of the game. Monopoly fans can debate the 10 proposed house rules on Monopoly's facebook page until April 3, 2014.

Malaysia Airlines may need government rescue

Even before Flight 370 disappeared, Malaysia Airlines was neck-deep in financial trouble.

FBI shooting after Boston bombing was justified, investigator says

The shooting death of Ibragim Todashev, an associate of the alleged mastermind of the Boston Marathon bombing who was killed in a scuffle with FBI agents, was justified, Florida's Ninth Circuit State Attorney Jeffrey L.

Investigators: Speed -- not drugs, racing or mechanical failure -- killed Paul Walker

Speed killed "Fast & Furious" star Paul Walker, according to the investigation of the fiery car crash that ended the actor's life last year.

Optimism is back on Wall Street

Confidence returned to Wall Street today. Investors shook off two days of losses as a new report showed consumer confidence reached its highest level in six years. Even some mediocre housing data didn't damper the markets much.

Authorities find about a dozen razor blades glued to playground equipment

It's perhaps the last thing you'd expect to find at a playground. Authorities say they found razor blades glued to playground equipment at a park in East Moline, Illinois.

Supreme Court case could add women's health hurdles

The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday is poised to hear two cases that could add additional hurdles for women seeking reproductive health coverage in Texas.

Obama to propose NSA phone data changes

President Obama is calling for an overhaul of the controversial NSA program that collects bulk phone data. Currently the NSA collects massive amounts of data and stores it for five years.

Sailor, civilian killed in shooting at Virginia naval station

Estimated 7 million people died due to air pollution in 2012

An estimated 7 million people died due to air pollution globally in 2012, with more than half of the deaths linked to indoor smoke from cook stoves, according to a report by the World Health Organization.

14 dead, 176 missing in Washington state landslide

The number of dead and missing after a deadly weekend landslide in rural Washington grew Monday as hope of finding any more survivors dwindled.

Jury hears closing arguments at bin Laden son-in-law's trial

He was suddenly among the most notorious, hunted men in the world, but in the hours after the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, Osama bin Laden wasn't concerned with running or hiding.

Study: Stress may reduce fertility

If you're trying to get pregnant, relax and try to keep your stress down. That sounds like good advice, which your doctor has probably given you, but there has been very little science to back it up -- until now.

Malaysia Airlines Flight 370: Bad weather forces authorities to suspend search

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (CNN) -- Stormy weather grounded search planes scheduled to hunt for the Malaysia Airlines plane in the Indian Ocean on Tuesday, authorities said.