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Joan Rivers' daughter: 'Fingers crossed' on comedian's recovery

The latest statement from Joan Rivers' daughter gave no new information about the comedian's condition three days after she was rushed to a New York hospital.

Ukraine warns of return to 'full-scale war' over crisis with Russia

A U.S. lawmaker is calling for the arming of Ukrainian forces engaged in fighting Russian troops along the nation's eastern border with Russia.

Unintended consequences: Why painkiller addicts turn to heroin

The face of heroin abuse in America is changing.

Sand collapse kills 9-year-old girl at Oregon beach

When you think of potentially fatal threats at the beach, you probably think of sharks or riptides. You probably don't worry about the sand.

Airline seat reclining sparks another skirmish

Inching into another passenger's knee space has some fliers itching for a fight.

International Bacon Day

It may technically be a Saturday, but it sure feels like Fry-day to us: August 30 is International Bacon Day. The tasty celebration falls on the the Saturday before Labor Day each year.

Report: ISIS selling Yazidi women in Syria

The nightmare of ISIS persecution continues for hundreds of Yazidi girls and women who were abducted by the Sunni Muslim extremist group and are being sold to its fighters in Syria, according to a human rights group.

Woman reaches goal of singing national anthem in all 50 states

It's tradition for Titans games to start with the national anthem, and when Thursday night's singer stepped onto the field, she was fulfilling a dream.

'Star Wars VII' filming again after Harrison Ford injury

It appears the force may be back with Harrison Ford.

What's new on Netflix and Amazon for September

Netflix, Amazon and Hulu are adding titles to their streaming options in September.