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Texas city to vote on ordinance banning illegal immigrant housing

In League City, Texas, officials are considering a ban on housing illegal immigrants within the city limits.

President Obama seeks $3.7 billion for immigration emergency

President Barack Obama cares, the White House insisted Tuesday in asking Congress for $3.7 billion in emergency funds to better respond to the influx of immigrants illegally crossing the border into Texas.

Baby abandoned on New York subway platform, mother arrested

Police say they've arrested a 20-year-old homeless woman on suspicion of leaving her baby daughter in a stroller on a New York City subway platform this week.

Six Flags roller coaster car derails; 4 injured

A tree branch that fell on the tracks derailed a roller coaster car at a Six Flags amusement park Monday evening, leaving it dangling precariously and its occupants stranded for hours.

$5,000 reward offered for most wanted sex offender

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Randy Hofstetter, 28, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list, and a cash reward up to $5,000 is now being offered for information leading to his capture.

Study: One out of ten people could care less about politics!

According to a national poll, it appears one out of ten people could care less about politics!

New study: Poor eating habits blamed on DNA

Are you a junk food junkie? Maybe you can blame your parents.

Top 5 states that drink the most beer

It appears in some states, beer consumption is about as American as apple pie.

Army moving education content to cloud for better access

Eighteen months ago, the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command began migrating education content to the dotcom cloud, a commercially operated bank of servers. This is a significant step for several reasons.

Baby left abandoned on New York subway platform

New York police are trying to find the mother of a baby apparently abandoned in a stroller on a New York subway platform on Monday.

Baby left abandoned on New York subway platform

NEW YORK (CNN) -- New York police are trying to find the mother of a baby apparently abandoned in a stroller on a New York subway platform on Monday.

Summer box office isn't looking so hot

It may not be an "Age of Extinction," but Hollywood is far from happy with the summer box office.

5 questions about mother in toddler's hot-car death

Much of the focus in Cooper Mills Harris' death has been on Justin Ross Harris, the father who failed to drop the toddler off at day care.

63 abducted women, girls escape from Boko Haram

Sixty-three women and girls kidnapped by Boko Haram last month in Nigeria escaped from their captors and have returned to their burnt village, a security source and a local vigilante fighting the militant group said.

President Obama to travel to Texas

On Wednesday, July 9, the President will travel to Dallas, Texas to participate in a DCCC event.