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(NEW YORK) -- With a shortened shopping window before Christmas, retailers are feeling the pressure to deliver on speedy shipping.

The shipping industry has six fewer days than normal between Thanksgiving and...Read more

(LONDON) -- A dog in the United Kingdom inadvertently started a kitchen fire when it somehow managed to turn on a microwave in its owner’s home.

The husky who was home alone at the time of the incident turned...Read more

(LOS ANGELES) -- This year, People magazine couldn't choose just one star for the cover of its annual "People of the Year" double issue -- so it chose four.

Jennifer Lopez, Jennifer Aniston, Michelle Obama...Read more

(BALTIMORE) -- More than two dozen Baltimore, Maryland, corrections officers were indicted Tuesday with allegations that they used "illegal and excessive" force against inmates in state jails.

"All 25 of these...Read more

(TRENTON, N.J.) -- Students in New Jersey may be required to learn how to read and write cursive by the end of the third grade.

A new bill, which was introduced last month, would require school curriculum to...Read more

(New York) -- A police department in New York announced a new partnership with Amazon's Ring doorbell to help combat porch pirates just in time for the holidays.

The announcement comes at a time, however, when...Read more

(BOWLING GREEN, Ky.) -- Three people in Kentucky were arrested for allegedly buying and selling a months-old baby, police said.

The infant's mother, Maria Domingo-Perez, 31, sold her child to a couple she did...Read more

(SPRINGFIELD, S.C.) -- When 9-year-old Colton Williams' mother heard her son's organs had been used to save three lives, she cried tears of joy.

"She's just crying and crying on the phone and I said, 'What's...Read more

(NEW YORK) -- Four correction officers, including a captain, at New York City's Rikers Island jail were suspended and accused of "extremely troubling" behavior after they allegedly stood by for seven minutes watching an...Read more

(MIAMI) -- After a Canadian man's plan to trade in a rented Ford Fusion for a new Mercedes at a Florida car dealership went up in smoke, he returned hours later and set several cars on fire, police said.

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