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House leaders back Obama on Syria

The leaders of both parties in the House of Representatives emerged from a White House meeting Tuesday to support President Barack Obama's call for American strikes against government forces in Syria's civil war. House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio

House leaders back Obama on Syria

The leaders of both parties in the House of Representatives emerged from a White House meeting Tuesday to support President Barack Obama's call for American strikes against government forces in Syria's civil war. House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio

Neighbors react to new homeless camps in Seattle

Seattle, WA (KCPQ) -- One day after the city's deadline to close Nickelsville, all of the homeless residents of that tent city have moved to three new locations throughout Seattle. Most neighbors are taking a wait-and-see attitude.

After Cuba-Florida feat, Diana Nyad to swim 48 hours in New York

With her decades-long dream of swimming from Cuba to Florida achieved, Diana Nyad is setting her sights on her next challenge. "I am through with the ocean," she told CNN's "New Day" Tuesday. "Never going to be seasick again!

What makes an image unforgettable?

"Lee Harvey Oswald shot" "Man vs. tanks in Tiananmen Square" "VJ Day in Times Square"

Wal-Mart slashes iPhone 5 and iPad prices

IPhone discounts are typical this time of year, but Wal-Mart's will be tough to beat.

Fantasy football is big business

You may think fantasy football is good for sparking trash talk with co-workers, but for a growing number of companies, it's also good business. Really good business. Fantasy has become reality for millions of sports fans.

Members of Congress split over Syria decision

Lawmakers were divided Sunday on whether to support President Barack Obama's call for military action in Syria.

Electric Zoo music festival canceled after two deaths blamed on drugs

The third and final day of New York City's Electric Zoo music festival was canceled Sunday after two concert-goers died and at least four others were hospitalized due to drug-related causes, according to Sgt.

Baby shot, killed, babysitter injured

A large crowd gathered in Central City Friday night to mourn the murder of Londyn Samuels. The 1-year-old New Orleans girl was shot and killed in the care of her baby-sitter.