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Wal-Mart cuts health benefits for 30,000 part-timers

Wal-Mart, the country's largest retailer, is eliminating health benefits for about 30,000 employees to control its rising healthcare costs.

Police: 4-year-old brings heroin to daycare, gives it out as candy

Nice kid. Wrong thing to share at daycare.

Source: '7th Heaven' actor subject of molestation allegations

Stephen Collins, who starred in the television show "7th Heaven," is the target of an ongoing child molestation probe into an alleged incident 40 years ago in New York, a senior law enforcement official told CNN on Tuesday.

Football safety in question after high school players' deaths

CNN — It was a heartbreaking week for three families, football teams and communities. Three players from three different states -- Alabama, North Carolina and New York -- died last week.

Woman could face charges after infant left in car for hours dies

Phoenix, AZ (KTVK) — Police are investigating the death of a 3-month-baby boy who was apparently left in a car outside a church for three hours Saturday afternoon.

Man pushing giant ball across U.S. for cancer

A 31-year old man is raising awareness for testicular cancer in the ballsiest of ways.

Paying for college with plastic costs more than you think

Paying for college with a credit card costs more than you think.

Drug cops converge on Georgia man's property after spotting ... okra

The grower was alarmed when the police helicopter swooped low over his property. Soon, Bartow County, Georgia, deputies -- "strapped to the gills" and with a drug dog in tow -- converged on his doorstep.

What's next in the fight for same-sex marriage?

Never has the Supreme Court said so much when saying so little. When the justices refused to rule on gay marriage, it cleared the way for it to become legal in five more states -- Indiana, Oklahoma, Utah, Virginia and Wisconsin.

Obama calling for new airport Ebola screening protocols

The President is calling for new protocols to help stop the spread of Ebola. He wants additional passenger screening, both in Africa and here in the US.