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FBI investigating explosion outside NAACP office in Colorado

The FBI is investigating an explosion outside a local NAACP chapter in Colorado.

Alcohol poisoning kills 6 people a day

By the end of today, an average of six people will have died from alcohol poisoning, and it's a "surprising group" that's dying more than any other, according to new research from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Brutally Honest: Is it OK to spy on your kids?

(CNN) — Whether you think spying on your kids is acceptable in today's digital age or a breach of trust seems to really depend on how you define "spying" in the first place.

NASA stuns with new image of 'Pillars of Creation'

(CNN) — NASA has come out with a new image that could become one of its most iconic ever.

What it pays to be a cop

NEW YORK (CNNMONEY) — Law enforcement isn't usually considered a high-paying field. But just how much do cops get paid to put their lives on the line?

1 million expected to lose food stamps as economy improves

NEW YORK (CNNMONEY) — A side effect of the improving economy: About 1 million needy people will lose food stamp benefits starting this fall.

Tycoon's ex rejects $975 million divorce check

Not everyone gets to see a check for $975 million with their name on it. But after a highly contentious divorce, Sue Ann Arnall is looking for more.

Apple starts selling unlocked iPhone 6

Apple has begun selling unlocked iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus smartphones, letting customers choose their own wireless carrier without entering into a two-year contract.

Don't believe this Facebook hoax!

Are your Facebook friends posting some strange legalese about privacy guidelines? Yeah, that's a bunch of garbage.

Girl Scouts reveal new cookie flavors for 2015

(CNN) — Just in time to thwart that New Year's resolution to eat healthier, the Girl Scouts announced today they will offer three new cookie varieties for 2015.