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Man cuffed in DEA cell for 5 days: I spoke to man, then room went dark

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 12:54pm
Daniel Chong says in the middle of his ordeal, he exchanged words with a man through his cell door just before lights went out

​Colorado gay couples wed but on shaky legal ground

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 12:52pm
County clerks are issuing marriage licenses to gay couples even though their state technically still doesn't recognize same-sex marriage

Snake-hoarding school teacher sentenced

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 12:42pm
Calif. man was arrested after discovery of hundreds of pythons in his home, many of them dead

PayPal to refund donors in Georgia hot car death case

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 12:18pm
PayPal to refund more than $22,000 as father faces murder charges in the June 18 death of his 22-month-old son

Polar vortex back for East, Midwest?

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 9:59am
Expected giant jet stream dip has forecasters on lookout for chilly air from Canada

Cowgirl U: Preserving spirit of women in Old West

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 8:56am
Women have their own rodeo association, but being a cowgirl is more than competing in games - it's a way of life

"Lyft" brings its mustachioed ride share to NYC

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 8:48am
Cars enrolled in the latest anti-taxi program are easily recognized, and before you make a "donation" to the driver, make sure to fist-bump

World's tallest water slide opens in Kansas City

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 1:07am
Kansas City's Schlitterbahn water park has unveiled what is being billed as the world's tallest and fastest water slide. It's called the "Verruckt" -- German for insane. KCTV-TV's Emily Rittman reports.

Girl who survived Texas family shooting is "hero," grandfather says

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 12:30am
Teen played dead when her parents and siblings were killed, then called police to warn them that shooter was going after other relatives

Accused Houston shooter had long history of domestic violence

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 11:50pm
Ronald Lee Haskell's ex-wife fled to Texas to get away from him, but police say he killed her sister's family when he couldn't find her

Florida man executed for slaying of 11-year-old girl

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 10:13pm
Eddie Wayne Davis was executed Thursday evening or the kidnapping, rape, and murder of 11-year-old Kimberly Waters, whose mother he had dated

Babe Ruth's daughter remembers her father's legacy

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 9:06pm
Generations of kids came to idolize Babe Ruth's early days as a pitcher for the Boston Red Sox

Heroin and guns: A deadly combination in Indianapolis

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 9:01pm
Indianapolis currently has a higher murder rate per-capita than New York City

3 tons of marijuana seized at traffic stop

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 8:47pm
A U-Haul filled with weed was seized at a California traffic stop Wednesday when the driver ran a red light

Texas cops injured after man set himself on fire

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 8:29pm
A police officer in Texas is now in critical condition and two others were injured after chasing an alleged robber who set himself on fire

California man sentenced to 15 years for economic espionage

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 8:08pm
Chemical engineer also fine d$2.8 million for selling China DuPont Co.'s secret recipe for white pigment

Report: Extremists emboldened after Nevada ranch standoff

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 7:52pm
A study released by the Southern Poverty Law Center warns that "bloodshed will happen" if government doesn't do more to rein in extremists

Whistleblowers testify to retaliation by VA supervisors

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 7:37pm
E-mails obtained by CBS News from a scheduler at Los Angeles VA offer example of "culture of retaliation" described by doctor

Mich. man who killed family gets life in prison

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 7:05pm
A jury convicted Lakshminivasa Nerusu last month of first-degree murder in the Oct. 13, 2008, slayings of his wife, and children in Northwest Detroit.

Police back off on plan to take explicit photo of accused teen sexter

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 6:51pm
Virginia police had wanted pictures of teen's penis to compare against photos he is accused of sending to his 15-year-old girlfriend