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Frequent teen marijuana use linked to issues later in life

Teens who use marijuana daily before age 17 are more than 60% less likely to get their high school diploma than those who've never used pot, according to a new study published Tuesday in the journal The Lancet Psychiatry.

South Carolina father held in deaths of five children

Authorities in Mississippi are holding a father of five in the deaths of his children, ages 1 to 8, the state's Department of Public Safety said Tuesday evening.

'Gone With the Wind' exhibit: Frankly, we still give a damn

CNN — Like her green curtain dress, Scarlett O'Hara may be slightly tattered and worn, but she refuses to become a relic of the past.

Indiana couple charged with holding woman in a dog cage for weeks

A young Indiana mother was gagged with chloroform and held captive for two months, forced to wear a dog collar tethered to an "intricate restraint system" and kept in a wooden cage built by one of her "sadist" captors, polic

Apple unveils two new iPhones

Apple unveiled the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus Tuesday.

Big Data: Who is buying your personal information?

What do political candidates, debt collectors, insurers and thieves have in common? They are all buying your most personal information from data brokers. Here's what they are using it for. 1. Political candidates

Missing nursing student Holly Bobo's remains found in Tennessee

After three years of searching, the remains of Holly Bobo have been found in Tennessee.

A pool party goes to the dogs

Madison, WI (CNN) — Hundreds of dogs and their owners took over a Madison, Wisconsin pool Sunday. The annual Capital K-9S Dog Paddle raises money for the police department's canine unit.

Ravens release Ray Rice after video of girlfriend assault surfaces

Baltimore (KETK) — Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice has been released less than 24 hours after a video of him punching his then-girlfriend in an elevator was posted to TMZ.

Home Depot confirms months-long hack

Home Depot on Monday confirmed that hackers indeed broke into its payment systems -- maybe as far back as April.