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Abandoned Connecticut ghost town up for sale

Anyone who has ever dreamed of owning their own town may have that chance. A village in the Moodus section of East Haddam is on the auction block after it has been deserted for years.

Coroner: Dad collapses on infant daughter, she survives 3 days

SABINE PARISH, LA (CNN) — It easily could have been a double tragedy, the coroner said.

Makers of KitKat and MilkyWay join Ebola fight

The world's largest chocolate companies are joining the fight against Ebola.

Man charged with child porn offers to be chemically castrated

Flint, MI (WNEM) — A 54-year-old convicted sex offender offered up an unusual punishment in addition to jail time.

Man keeps childhood promise, splits Powerball jackpot with brother

Bend, OR (KPTV) — A Bend man is in the running for the best brother ever. Eric Hale of Bend won a $1 million jackpot in the Sept. 24 Powerball drawing. He correctly picked five numbers, but missed the Powerball.

Severe weather: 32 million in U.S. at risk, air travel could suffer

Storms battering the southern United States put 32 million people from West Virginia to Florida at risk of facing severe weather Tuesday, CNN Meteorologist Indra Petersons reported.

Southern storms kill man in Arkansas, woman in Alabama

Severe weather ripped across the South, killing at least two people and leaving a trail of damage across the region, authorities said. The risk for severe weather continues on Tuesday as the storm system moves east.

Katy Perry possible Super Bowl highlight

(CNN) -- Katy Perry is football's newest favorite pop star.

Snapchat may not be so private

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- The photo-sharing app Snapchat offers a false sense of privacy by promising it will erase photos.

TX teen sentenced for murder of mother and defiling her body

Gruesome details emerged in the trial of Kevin Davis, the 18-year old accused of killing his 50-year old mother back on March 27 at her apartment in the 4300 block of Kostoryz Road, which began Tuesday.