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Inspector: No sign of investigation in 1,111 New Orleans sex crime-related calls

The report is full of harrowing details alleging that five New Orleans Police Department detectives in the special victims unit may have failed to investigate sex crimes over a three-year period. But one case stands out.

Low gas prices a holiday gift for WalMart

WalMart is betting that lower prices at the pump will drive consumers into its stores this holiday season.

Feds seek to make prepaid cards safer for consumers

The federal government is trying to make sure more prepaid card users can swipe in safety.

White House: 'Dim view' of Keystone pipeline plan

As the House prepares to debate Thursday another bill to authorize the Keystone XL pipeline, White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said the administration's position on the controversial pipeline has not changed.

Settlement reached in Texas Ebola death case

The family of Thomas Eric Duncan, a Liberian national who died of Ebola at a Texas hospital, has reached a confidential settlement with Texas Health Resources, according to family attorney Les Weisbrod.

Finalists announced for “American Country Countdown Awards”

Nashville, TN (November 11, 2014) – The AMERICAN COUNTRY COUNTDOWN AWARDS, based on country music’s longest-running radio countdown show, “American Country Countdown with Kix Brooks,” which has recognized the best in cou

US proposes fiscal Ebola relief

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Ebola-stricken Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone might get $100 million in debt relief if the US gets its way.

YouTube to launch premium music streaming service

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Millions of people already listen to music on YouTube, but soon they'll be able to hear their favorite tunes without a

Hotel, breast cancer 'thrivers' go for breakfast in bed world record

(CNN) -- They had breakfast in bed for charity. That's why 388 people climbed into bed at the Pudong Shangri-la Hotel in Shanghai, China, on Wednesday morning.