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Congressman: John Boehner worst Speaker of the House

Rep. Raúl Labrador says John Boehner was "a terrible leader" in an interview with CNN's Wolf Blitzer.

California man says brother is innocent of parents' deaths

The elder of two sons suspected of killing their parents tells a newspaper that his younger brother was not involved in the killings that have unnerved their tight-knit Muslim community

Indigenous dancers compete at North America's largest powwow

One of North America's most prominent powwows is underway in New Mexico

4 young girls run away from Florida foster home

Law enforcement authorities in Florida are searching for four young girls _ including 3 sisters _ who ran away from a Tampa area foster home

Tiny Weasel Accused Of Shutting Down Big, Expensive Science Machine

The charred body of a small mammal near a broken power line suggests the animal chewed through a wire, causing the machine to go offline.

One of the Largest Circus Lion Rescues Ever

Animal Defenders International is planning the largest airlift of lions ever. Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.

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All Belgians Will Get Iodine Pills In Case Of A Nuclear Emergency

The pills will be sent to pharmacies and, in the event of a nuclear meltdown, citizens will be ordered to pick up their share.

Parts of India ban daytime cooking as hundreds die of heat

A sizzling heat wave has claimed more than 300 lives in India this month, and officials have forbidden daytime cooking in some areas to prevent fires that have killed nearly 80 others

The Latest: 4 young girls run away from Florida foster home

Law enforcement authorities in Florida are searching for four young girls _ including 3 sisters _ who ran away from a Tampa area foster home

Docs Say Serial Killers Have Specific Genes

Experts have studied the minds of serial killers for year. Now they say many of them might have a unique brain structure. Keleigh Nealon (@keleighnealon) has the story.

President Obama celebrates jazz at the White House

President Barack Obama and the first lady are celebrating International Jazz Day with a concert at the White House

Two Children Found Tied Up In Texas Backyard

A 2-year-old boy was found chained to the ground, along with a 3-year-old girl tied to the back door.

Authorities: 4 girls who ran away from Florida facility for foster children found trying to sneak back in

Authorities: 4 girls who ran away from Florida facility for foster children found trying to sneak back in

Yahoo CEO could get $55M in severance pay in potential sale

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer will walk away with a $55 million severance package if the company's auction of its Internet operations culminates in a sale that ousts her from her job

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Ex-priest gets 20-40 years in prison for sexual assault

Victims confronted a former Roman Catholic priest in court Friday as he was sentenced to at least 20 years in prison for sexually abusing students at a Michigan high school in the 1980s

Our Favorite Character Will Return To Genovia For 'Princess Diaries 3'

The royal guard who drives the cars and the humor of the movie said he's coming back for the next installment.

Sessions on why he's the only senator backing Trump

Senator Jeff Sessions of Alabama speaks with CNN's Jake Tapper about why he's the only senator to endorse Donald Trump for president.

Obama announces new steps to curb gun violence

The White House is announcing new steps to help reduce gun violence, chiefly by helping manufacturers understand what law enforcement agencies need from so-called smart guns

Donald Trump: 'It felt like I was crossing the border'

Donald Trump entered through the back door after protesters blocked off the road in front of the California Republican Convention where he was scheduled to speak.

8 children, 2 tied up in backyard, rescued from Texas home

Authorities say they've rescued eight unsupervised children from a San Antonio home where a 2-year-old boy was chained to the ground in the backyard and a 3-year-old girl was tied to a door with a dog leash

Sentencing of Colorado woman who cut baby from womb

A judge is set to sentence a Colorado woman who faked pregnancy for months and then cut a nearly 8-month-old fetus from a stranger's womb

Study analyzes impact of Washington state coal-export plan

State and local regulators say a coal-export terminal proposed along the Columbia River in southwest Washington could have unavoidable significant impacts on greenhouse gases emissions, vessel traffic and rail safety

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Apple Is At Least Thinking About Fixing Autocorrect's Awkward Moments

A newly released patent-filing shows Apple knows it could improve the often unpredictable autocorrect.

Olympian Auctions Ad Space on Arm

Olympian Nick Simmonds is auctioning off some space on his arm that can be used for ads during the 2016 track and field season. Problem is, he's not exactly allowed to do that. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) breaks it down.

Another North Korean Missile Test, Another Failure

North Korea attempted back-to-back missile tests on Thursday, but neither was successful. The dictatorship has had a string of failures lately.