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Child who fell into jaguar exhibit at Arkansas Zoo is in stable condition

A child who fell into a jaguar exhibit at the Little Rock Zoo in Arkansas on Friday is now listed in stable condition, according to a hospital spokesman.

American nurse with protective gear gets Ebola; how could this happen?

 The nurse in Texas seemed to have taken all the precautions needed to protect herself from Ebola.

American nurse with protective gear gets Ebola; how could this happen?

The nurse in Texas seemed to have taken all the precautions needed to protect herself from Ebola.

Ferguson protests: Weekend of protests, day of action

A weekend of protests is expected to culminate in a day of action in Ferguson on Monday.

Judge overturns Alaska's same-sex marriage ban that dates to 1998

In 1998, Alaska became the first of two states to pass a constitutional amendment to ban same-sex marriage. On Sunday, a federal judge overturned the 16-year ban, saying the Constitution guarantees equal protection to all.

MI homeless man poses as paramedic, scams old lady

Grand Rapids, MI (WXMI) -- Mary Rademacher helped police catch a homeless man who allegedly moved into her aunt's apartment at an independent living facility and stole from her.

Parents learn to cope with son's condition

(CNN) -- We found out I was pregnant in August 2012. It was time to start our family, time to start the next chapter of our lives. The next months were going to be the best time in our lives.

Scientists create diamond cables for elevator to space

(CNN) -- Want to ride an elevator into space? While the idea has been around for more than 100 years, a breakthrough in nanotechnology could mean we will be riding into space on a cable made of diamonds.

Facebook system could help monetize social projects, charities

(CNN) -- You've heard of crowdfunding -- raising funds through donations on the internet -- well, get ready for "like" funding.

NBA renews television deals with ESPN, TNT

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- The NBA just scored a $24 billion slam dunk.