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Maine woman jailed for swindling children's mental care program

Dawn Solomon, 43, of Maine was sentenced to 42 months in state…

Teenage girls using potentially harmful tanning beds

Large numbers of teenage girls are still using tanning beds despite repeated…

Man out for revenge shoots wrong people

Tamik Kirkland, 24, an escaped inmate, fatally shot a man and wounded…

Man of Steel decides that he's a man of the world

Comic-book icon Superman announced that he is renouncing his American citizenship. In…

Dying to virtually smuggle illegal immigrants? There won't be an app for that

“Smuggle Truck,” an iPhone game allowing users to drive a truck full…

Detroit to close multiple library branches for other library's lounge chairs

Stone-broke Detroit is preparing to close as many as 18 of its…

Detroit to close multiple library branches for other library's lounge chairs

Stone-broke Detroit is preparing to close as many as 18 of its…

Portland, Ore., surgeon operates on wrong eye of 4-year-old boy

DIM BULB: A Portland, Ore., surgeon mistakenly operated on the left eye…

Postage stamp Lady Liberty from Sin City, not the Big Apple

The U.S. Postal Service’s Statue of Liberty forever stamp is an imposter.…

Flap over air traffic controllers snoozing on the job

As the Federal Aviation Administration’s embarrassment rises along with the number of…

Men fall out of tour bus bathroom window

One man was killed and another was injured Saturday night when they…

Arizona governor puts unhealthy in sights to trim Medicaid

As part of her plan to cut costs in Arizona’s Medicaid program,…

Poison pork is China’s newest food scandal

China’s latest food contamination scandal is here — tainted pork from a…

Standstill: Most U.S. oil and gas drilling leases are sitting idle

WHAT: More than two-thirds of Gulf of Mexico oil and gas leases…

President wants CEO of tax-dodging GE on jobs council

President Barack Obama wants GE CEO Jeffrey Immelt to lead his jobs…

California National Guard audit reveals alleged fraud

California National Guard officials received a tongue-lashing from state senators about recent…

South Carolina governor awards big contributors with appointments to state posts

In the first few months of her term, South Carolina Gov. Nikki…

Michigan polygamist outs family via Facebook photos

Richard Barton of Grand Rapids, Mich., posted photos of his second wedding…

Rio turns to spiritual guru to keep skies clear for Obama

Rio de Janeiro hired a spiritual guru to keep the weather warm…

Reality star’s husband suspended from New Jersey commission

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie suspended Albert Manzo from the North Jersey…