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Analysis: On the Democratic ticket, watch the co-pilot

It is easy to find people inside and outside the Texas Democratic Party who think state Sen.

Estranged wife had protective order for Texas man who police say killed 6

The estranged wife of Ron Lee Haskell had taken out a protective order against him, well before police say he sought her out and, after failing to find her, killed four children and two adults.

PayPal to refund donations sent to family of Georgia toddler who died in hot car

If you donated to a fundraising campaign for the family of Cooper Harris, the suburban Atlanta toddler who died after being left in a hot car, you may soon be getting a refund.

DHS Secretary to tour New Mexico border facility

Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson is touring a New Mexico facility today (Friday) that houses illegal immigrants that crossed the border into the U.S.

Amazon looks to expand drone testing

Amazon is getting serious about using drones for deliveries. It's seeking permission from the government to expand testing on unmanned aircraft's.

Breakfast = a bigger bite out of your wallet?

You might have noticed your grocery bill seems to have grown a bit more expensive recently. Experts believe the culprit may be one meal, breakfast.

Free Slurpee day at 7-Eleven!

7-Eleven is celebrating its namesake corporate holiday Friday, July 11th, otherwise known as 7/11 with freebies.

As teacher pay lags, attrition and class size grow

     

Rafts cross Rio Grande in Texas back and forth to Mexico

A video captured by a CNN team shows human smugglers traveling on a raft along the Rio Grande, after dropping off people in Texas. The boat was spotted headed back to Mexico by a CNN team.

Rafts cross Rio Grande in Texas back and forth to Mexico

A video captured by a CNN team shows human smugglers traveling on a raft along the Rio Grande, after dropping off people in Texas. The boat was spotted headed back to Mexico by a CNN team.

Donald Sterling lashes out at NBA, wife in court

  LOS ANGELES (CNN) -- An angry Donald Sterling lashed out at the NBA in a court hearing Wednesday, calling the league "a terribl

Kerry in Afghanistan to talk over election outcome, fraud claims

(CNN) -- Secretary of State John Kerry made an unannounced visit to Afghanistan on Thursday where he plans to encourage a resolution to the presidential election that the United States insists must include a thorough review of "reasonable

Terminally ill Army wife gives birth to 'miracle' baby at San Antonio military hospital

When doctors told Yesenia Ruiz-Rojo she was terminally ill, the pregnant 21-year-old put all thoughts of herself aside. Just save my baby, she asked.

Amid Immigration Crisis, Obama Focuses on Economy

President Obama touted economic progress made under his watch since the nation fell into financial crisis, and he urged Americans to have faith in their government in a speech Thursday at the Paramount Theatre in downtown Austin.

Kerry in Afghanistan to talk over election outcome, fraud claims

Secretary of State John Kerry made an unannounced visit to Afghanistan on Thursday where he plans to encourage a resolution to the presidential election that the United States insists must include a thorough review of "reasonable allegatio