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Breaking Bad: Walter White's tighty whiteys go for $10,000

One super fan must be going through serious Breaking Bad withdrawal, because someone shelled out nearly $10,000 for a pair of Walter White's tighty-whiteys.

House Republican: 'It's up to Senate Republicans'

House Republicans are slamming the White House for not negotiating with them.

Furloughed workers face unemployment claim mess

Tens of thousands of furloughed federal workers are now filing for unemployment benefits -- even though they will likely have to pay all of the money back.

Obama, Boehner negotiations at a stand still

Talks between House Speaker John Boehner and President Barack Obama over the government shutdown and looming debt limit deadline have hit a brick wall.

VIDEO: Adrian Peterson's son dies after alleged severe beating by mother's boyfriend

According to CNN, Adrian Peterson's two-year-old son has died in a South Dakota hospital after he was allegedly beaten by Joseph (Joey) Patterson, 27.

The United States is still getting rid of its chemical weapons

TOOELE, Utah (CNN) -- Syria has been given a year to eliminate its chemical weapons arsenal, or face the threat of a U.S. military strike.

Facebook kills search privacy settings

Still hiding in Facebook's shadows? Not for much longer. The company announced Thursday it is officially axing a privacy setting that allowed people to hide their profiles from other users in Facebook's search field.

Senate passes Cornyn Bill to reinstate death benefits for families of fallen troops, now awaits Obama's signature

Thursday, the Senate passed H.J.Res. 91, the Honoring the Families of Fallen Soldiers Act. Sen. John Cornyn (R-Texas) called up the bill in the Senate and succeeded in passing it.

Dairy Queen patrons pay it forward to honor doctor

Customers at a Minnesota Dairy Queen have been paying it forward to honor a loyal restaurant patron who recently lost his battle with esophageal cancer. Dr. David Dragotis -- known as "Dr.

Gym mat death: Attorneys call for surveillance video

Attorneys for the family of a 17-year-old student found dead in a rolled-up gym mat at a southern Georgia high school called on authorities Thursday to release surveillance video that they say could show what happened. Kendrick Johnson, they alleg