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Vietnam vet loses clemency appeal in death penalty case

Georgia has denied clemency for Andrew Brannan, 66, a decorated Vietnam War veteran convicted of murdering a 22-year-old sheriff's deputy in 1998. Brannan's execution is scheduled for Tuesday evening.

From ring bearer and flower girl to husband and wife

Briggs Fussy doesn't remember much about walking down the aisle 20 years ago with the woman who would eventually become his wife.

Fans melt down over Cadbury Creme Egg change

The makers of Cadbury Creme Eggs are walking on eggshells with fans of the beloved Easter treat after a recent tweak in the recipe.

Mary Barra calls new Bolt a 'real game changer' for GM

General Motors unveiled two new plug-in cars at the Detroit Auto Show. One is the new, improved version of the Chevrolet Volt. The other is a small all-electric car called the Chevrolet Bolt.

Saudi Prince: Oil will never return to $100

The days of $100 oil prices may be gone forever. At least that's what Saudi Prince Alwaleed believes about oil, which plunged below $46 a barrel on Monday for the first time since March 2009.

Nine days later, bodies still litter bushes from Boko Haram's 'deadliest' massacre

KANO, Nigeria (CNN) -- The attackers sped into a Nigerian town with grenade launchers -- their gunfire and explosions shattering the early morning calm. As terrified residents scattered into bushes in Baga town and surrounding villages, the gunm

ISIS repeats a threat; NYPD, other law enforcement on high alert

New York City Police Department officials and other law enforcement personnel across the United States were alerted to a new threat from ISIS after the terror group released a video message Saturday calling for its followers to "rise up.&q

Romney vs. Bush: The unexpected match-up

Four weeks ago, Jeb Bush tried to seize the GOP's establishment mantle from an unsettled crop of contenders by making crystal clear that he's moving toward a run for president. Mitt Romney spoiled those plans on Friday.

Explosives strapped to girl kill 20 people at Nigerian market

Explosives strapped to a girl detonated at a crowded marketplace in Nigeria, killing at least 20 people and injuring 18 others, according to police.

Amazon and Netflix up for Golden Globes tonight

Amazon has its awards show closeup on Sunday night. Its comedic television series "Transparent" is up for a Golden Globe award, alongside shows from HBO, Netflix and the CW.