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Protests at Colorado church over handling of gay woman's funeral

Family and friends of a gay woman in Colorado have expressed anger at a church's refusal to show a video at her funeral that contained images of the woman kissing her partner.

Police: Kids, left alone, die in house fire while mother is out getting hair done

Two children, left alone in their Louisiana home, were killed in a house fire while their mother was out getting her hair styled at a salon, authorities said.

Facebook to send Amber Alerts

Facebook will begin sending Amber Alerts in an effort to help find missing children.

Vietnam vet loses clemency appeal in death penalty case

Georgia has denied clemency for Andrew Brannan, 66, a decorated Vietnam War veteran convicted of murdering a 22-year-old sheriff's deputy in 1998. Brannan's execution is scheduled for Tuesday evening.

Texas FedEx driver caught on surveillance stealing family's dogs

HOUSTON TX - KPRC — Armando and Erica Correa were overwhelmed with joy and relief when their two missing puppies -- Sheila and Bruno -- returned home happy and healthy...after the family says they were stolen.

Facebook 'likes' predict your personality

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- You think no one knows you better than your family and friends? Wrong.

How to properly put your baby to sleep

Do you know the best and safest way to get your baby to sleep? We've got some ways to start some healthy sleeping habits.

You can order Girl Scout cookies online, but there's a catch

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Girl Scout cookie fans can finally order their Samoas online, but it looks like the scouts could still learn a thing or two from Amazon.

Saudi Prince: Oil will never return to $100

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- The days of $100 oil prices may be gone forever. At least that's what Saudi Prince Alwaleed believes about oil, which plunged below $46 a barrel on Monday for the first time since March 2009.

9-year-old boy arrested after allegedly stealing gum

Police in Idaho arrested a 9-year-old boy who failed to appear in court. His crime, they say? Stealing a pack of gum.