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TLC ends production on 'Honey Boo Boo'

 TLC's "Here Comes Honey Boo Boo" is ending its run.

Bah Humbug: Sears is closing 77 more stores

Sears is closing 77 Sears and Kmart stores and cutting 5,300 jobs. And that's not even the worst news.

N.Y. doctor positive for Ebola had no symptoms until Thursday, officials say

A Doctors Without Borders physician who recently returned to New York from West Africa has tested positive for the Ebola virus, becoming the first diagnosed case in the city, authorities said late Thursday.

Doctors Without Borders physician tested for Ebola in NYC

  A Doctors Without Borders physician who recently returned from West Africa is at a New York hospital for isolation and testing for the Ebola virus, Authorities said.

Hatchet assault on New York police comes during fears of Islamist attacks

A bloodied steel hatchet lay on a rainy Queens sidewalk on Thursday like an portentous question mark. Was the bearded man who used it to wound two New York City police officers motivated by radical Islam?

4-year old with leukemia celebrates the holidays early

A Utah family knows they only have a limited amount of time with their son, and their determined to make the best of that time. "I can't even imagine being in that situation." Some are decking the halls.

TN toddler gets stuck inside toy claw machine

A toddler is safe after getting stuck in a toy machine in Maryville. The 18-month-old Colin Lambert managed to climb into the toy machine at a coin laundry shop at 1601 East Lamar Alexander at about 1:30 p.m. Tuesday.

SC football coach fired after controversial 'watermelon ritual'

 (CNN) -- A high school football coach in Charleston, South Carolina, was fired after he permitted a post-game celebratory ritual involving a watermelon that some say is racist.

UNC report finds 18 years of academic fraud to keep athletes playing

 CNN — For 18 years, thousands of students at the prestigious University of North Carolina took fake "paper classes," and advisers funneled athletes into the program to keep them eligible, according to a scathing independen

Emotional reunion as Jeffrey Fowle, held by North Korea returns to U.S.

 CNN — After five months of detention in North Korea, Jeffrey Fowle arrived back in Ohio early Wednesday for an emotional reunion with his family.