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Hackers attack Sony PlayStation Network

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- A group of hackers calling themselves "Lizard Squad" has taken down several popular online video game networks and possibly diverted an American Airlines jet carrying a Sony executive.

Thousands lose cars amid calls for loan restrictions

 

What's black and white and cuddly and marking a birthday?

US-Giant-Panda-Birthday-1 (Originally Published: 8/23/2014 8:46 PM) Highlights Bao Bao is a giant panda cub at at the Smithsonian's National Zoo in Washington

Texas police chief killed in traffic stop

Texas-police-chief-killed-6 (Originally Published: 8/23/2014 7:41 PM) Updated 9:42 p.m., CORREX comment was from sheriff, graf 7 Highlights Police Chief Michael Pimentel had made a traffic stop

Man shot, killed at Wiz Khalifa concert in California

(CNN) -- A night of revelry and music turned deadly in Northern California, where a man was fatally shot at a Wiz Khalifa concert, police said Saturday.

Days after booking, Perry swings through New Hampshire

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3 African-Americans on 12-person grand jury weighing Ferguson shooting case

(CNN) -- Ever since it happened, race has been front-and-center in the vigorous debate over the fatal shooting of African-American teenager Michael Brown by a white police officer.

Detective: Couple lured Amish girls with dog, planned on enslaving them

A puppy was used to lure two Amish girls into a car in upstate New York, with the captors plotting to enslave the sisters, authorities said.

Lauryn Hill releases song in support of Ferguson

Lauryn Hill has been performing her song "Black Rage" in concert for years, but on Wednesday she released a recording of the song in support of the residents of Ferguson, Missouri, in the wake of the Michael Brown incident.

Scott Weiland: I'm not in jail

Well played, fake Scott Weiland.

Perry lawyers will challenge indictment next week

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Efforts to raise teacher certification standards falter

A billboard that periodically springs up along Texas highways asks two questions: Want to teach? When can you start?

Ashes of Robin Williams scattered in San Francisco Bay

The body of Robin Williams was cremated and his ashes were scattered in San Francisco Bay. The actor/comedian was found dead in his Northern California home on August 11, 2014.

Texas Governor Rick Perry to be arraigned Friday

The first hearing related to the indictment of Texas Governor Rick Perry begins today, Friday.  An Austin grand jury indicted Perry last Saturday, charged him with abuse of power and coercion of a public servant.

Analysis: For Perry, it's all in the timing