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San Fran to be turned into Gotham City for 'Batkid'

A 5-year-old boy named Miles doesn't know it yet, but he's about to have a big day of crime fighting ahead of him.

More HealthCare.gov repairs, outages planned for the weekend

HealthCare.gov, the beleaguered Obamacare federal insurance exchange website, will be down for "extended maintenance" Saturday night as a government technology team works to correct the problems that have plagued it over the past mont

Football coach gunned down outside theater, Missouri police said

 An assistant football coach for Missouri Southern State University was fatally shot in the parking lot of a movie theater in Joplin, Missouri, according to police.

Sources: Alleged shooter hated government, 'New World Order'

Paul Anthony Ciancia was a newcomer to Los Angeles -- a 23-year-old Catholic school graduate and son of a popular Fraternal Order of Police member back in New Jersey.

Medicare paid $23 million to dead people

Millions of dollars' worth of Medicare payments are going to people who aren't alive to receive the money.

Florida mom allegedly forced her three daughters to work as prostitutes

A police sting operation catches a Florida mother allegedly forcing her teenage daughters to work as prostitutes. The mother faces a number of charges, including child abuse.

Saturday's Boston Red Sox victory parade to heal city's marathon wounds

Boston is a land of memory. After all, it's the capital of a commonwealth, not just a state, evoking the colonial era.

Deadly LAX shooting: Why did he do it?

Witnesses to a gunman's mayhem at Los Angeles International Airport are providing the first possible clues to what motivated the attack.

Suspect shot, in custody at Los Angeles airport after TSA officer killed

Authorities are looking into the possibility that Friday's gunman at Los Angeles International Airport was targeting Transportation Security Administration officers, a federal law enforcement official said.

Los Angeles International Airport evacuated after shots reportedly fired

LOS ANGELES (CNN) -- Parts of Los Angeles International Airport were being evacuated Friday morning after reports of shots being fired there, police said. Airport officials said a police incident began about 9:30 a.m.