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Apple set to unveil new iPhones Sept. 9

The iPhone 6 is coming into focus. Apple is set to unveil its next-generation iPhones at an event on Sept. 9, according to a report from the tech news site Re/code.

PHOTOS: Parents create beautiful remembrance of stillborn baby

A California's parents-to-be worst nightmare came true recently when their daughter arrived stillborn. The family has turned their grief into a beautiful rembrance of photography that is now being shared with the world.

'Big Bang Theory' stars sign deal

"Big Bang Theory" fans can breathe a sigh of relief. According to Deadline, the stars of the hit CBS series have agreed to hefty pay increases for the new season.

For undocumented children pouring over the border, no more military housing

The federal government will no longer be housing unaccompanied minors from Central America at three military facilities.

James Brady, former Reagan press secretary and gun-control advocate, dies

James Brady, a former White House press secretary who was severely wounded in the 1981 assassination attempt on President Ronald Reagan and later became a prominent gun-control advocate, has died. Brady died at 73 after a series of health issues

9 questions about this new Ebola drug

Two American missionary workers infected with the deadly Ebola virus were given an experimental drug that seems to have saved their lives.

Officials: Israel, Palestinian factions accept 72-hour cease-fire in Gaza

Will it, or won't it, hold? That's the question following word late Monday that Israel and Palestinian factions, including Hamas, agreed to a 72-hour humanitarian cease-fire proposed by Egypt.

Troops join rescue as China earthquake kills more than 390

Troops joined rescue operations in Yunnan province, southwestern China Monday following a 6.1-magnitude earthquake but the search for survivors was hampered by rainfall and aftershocks.

'Ghostbusters' reboot: Paul Feig, and an all-women cast?

Director Paul Feig might find himself leading a "Ghostbusters" reboot with an all-female cast, according to reports from Variety and The Hollywood Reporter.

The Pope's 10 tips for happiness

Just when I thought my amazement with Pope Francis had run its course, he did it again. In a long interview with an old friend who was writing for an Argentine magazine, the pope put forward a 10-point plan for happiness.