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Amid reports of Tebow signing, Patriots ready for first practice

The New England Patriots will open the door to the media at 10:15 Tuesday morning. That line likely will be a lot longer than usual.

Baby's brain aneurysm halted -- by superglue

Chalk it up to a win for ingenuity: Doctors are crediting surgical superglue for saving the life of a 20-day-old girl in Kansas.

Feds drop 'morning-after pill' appeal

The Obama administration will allow minors to obtain one form of the emergency contraception known as the "morning-after pill," dropping its appeal of a judge's order requiring it to be sold over the counter. U.S.

George Zimmerman trial underway as jury selection process begins

Self-defense or murder? That's the question at the heart of the trial of George Zimmerman, a neighborhood watch volunteer who killed 17-year-old Trayvon Martin.

Butt pat lands former NFL star Chad Johnson in jail

As an NFL player, Chad Johnson patted a lot of men on the butt when he liked their work, but on Monday, defendant Chad Johnson found out that one Florida courtroom was not the place to play that game.

Santa Monica shooting survivor: 'Thank God, I'm alive'

SANTA MONICA, California (CNN) -- By all accounts, suspected Santa Monica shooter John Zawahri was ready to inflict maximum harm.

'Mystery' of 3 deaths in same hotel room traced: Carbon monoxide

BOONE, North Carolina (CNN) -- For a time, it had the makings of a mountain mystery.

John Malkovich, Craig Morgan put on their capes

Country singer Craig Morgan and actor John Malkovich are the latest stars to join the elite squad of celebrities who save. Both stars spontaneously jumped in to aid those in need recently, with Morgan's training as an EMT coming in particularly ha

Police, family await autopsy to see if body found in bayou is missing teacher's

Bouquets of flowers line the railing of the bridge above Bayou St. John in New Orleans.

Arizona police: 4-year-old boy fatally shoots his father

A man was fatally wounded when his 4-year-old son fired a gun he found while they were visiting a residence in Prescott Valley, Arizona, officials said.