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Facebook co-founder agrees to fine for lavish wedding

Facebook billionaire Sean Parker's lavish, $10 million Big Sur wedding got even…

New IRS head says taxpayers no longer trust agency

His agency under relentless fire, the new head of the Internal Revenue Service acknowledged…

Amazon workers in Germany stage strike

Amazon's German workers are staging a short-term strike in a push for…

Congressmen find few Boston attack clues in Russia

The head of a U.S. congressional delegation said Sunday that its meetings…

E-book trial may be a real thriller

In a civil case where the words of Steve Jobs play prominently,…

More women willing to consider motherhood without husbands

As Christy Everson was nearing age 40, she made a decision: She…

Search on for teen swept over Yosemite waterfall

Yosemite National Park rangers are searching for a 19-year-old Sacramento man who…

Trial to begin in gang rape at Richmond school

More than two years after the brutal gang rape of a 16-year-old girl…

Assembly passes bill to raise minimum wage

Minimum-wage workers in California would see their first raises in six years…

Chicago Sun-Times lays off photography staff

The Chicago Sun-Times laid off its entire full-time photography staff Thursday, including a Pulitzer…

NYC police: Notes to Obama, mayor had gun threats

A suspicious letter mailed to the White House and intercepted this week…

Cops: Letters to NYC mayor test positive for ricin

Two threatening letters containing traces of the deadly poison ricin were sent…

Michele Bachmann to leave House after fourth term

Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann announced Wednesday that her fourth term in Congress…

Nasdaq paying $10M to settle Facebook disruption

Nasdaq has agreed to pay a $10 million penalty to settle federal…

Colorado marijuana regulations signed into law

A set of laws to govern how recreational marijuana should be grown,…

Derailment, blast near Baltimore rattles homes

A CSX freight train crashed into a trash truck and derailed Tuesday…

Senator lashes out at management at ailing nuke plant

U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer said Tuesday that she has lost confidence in the…

Wal-Mart pleads guilty in hazardous waste case

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. will pay $81.6 million after pleading guilty on Tuesday to…

EU quizzes telcos on Apple sales tactics against rivals

EU antitrust regulators are seeking information whether Apple's iPhone distribution deals with…

Obama and Christie yet again; emphasis on recovery

President Barack Obama is looking to get his groove back — at…