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Arguments wrap up in trial over abortion restrictions

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Scientists may have found way to stop cancer cell growth

Scientists from the University of Illinois believe they may have found a way to stop cancer cell growth, by using venom.

Today Justin Bieber expected to plead guilty to misdemeanor charges

Today (Wednesday) Justin Bieber is expected to plead guilty to misdemeanor charges in connection to his arrest for drag racing. That's according to a source close to the case.

Houston Medical Center considers ways to prevent Ebola


Not sweet: Candy Crush maker's stock drops 20%

All is not sweet in the world of Candy Crush. King Digital Entertainment gave investors the financial equivalent of candy corn when it reported results on Tuesday.

Amazon undercuts Square with new mobile credit card payments service

Amazon announced a credit card processing service for small businesses Wednesday, providing competition to mobile payment provider Square.

Actress Lauren Bacall dies at 89

Actress Lauren Bacall, best known for her distinctive husky voice and sultry sensuality, has died, according to the Humphrey Bogart Estate official Twitter account. She was 89.

Cowboys' Scandrick suspended four games

A Dallas Cowboys defensive player will be suspended for the first four games of the season for violating the NFL'S performance-enhancing drugs policy.

'Another World' villain Charles Keating dies at 72

Charles Keating, best known for his role as villain Carl Hutchins on the NBC soap opera "Another World," has died, his son said Tuesday.

Houston Medical Center considers ways to prevent Ebola

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Fort Davis set to hold 'Davis Mountains Hummingbird Festival'

The Fort Davis Chamber of Commerce will once again host the annual Davis Mountains Hummingbird Festival in the tiny town of Fort Davis, affectionately known to birding enthusiasts as the “Hummingbird Capital of Texas”.

Autopsy results expected in tragic death of Academy Award winner

An autopsy is scheduled for Tuesday in the death of comic legend Robin Williams, who authorities believe took his own life. He was found dead Monday at his northern California home. He was 63.

2014 Atlantic Hurricane Season Fast Facts

Here is a look at the 2014 Atlantic hurricane season.  

Federal judge jailed after alleged domestic dispute

A federal judge spent the night in an Atlanta jail after being charged with misdemeanor battery in an alleged domestic violence incident involving his wife.

Gunfire rings out as feds investigate police shooting of teen

Michael Brown was going to defy negative stereotypes, eschewing the street life that plagued many African-American young men to go to college, his mother said.