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Bipartisan border bill unveiled, prospects uncertain

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Bipartisan legislation to curb the flood of unaccompanied minors at the southern border was unveiled Monday by two lawmakers from Texas.

Some conservatives: Holder playing racial politics

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Attorney General Eric Holder says he sees "racial animus" in strident Republican opposition to some Obama administration policies.

Suspect in Benghazi attack found dead

TRIPOLI, Libya (CNN) -- Faraj al-Shibli, who was suspected of involvement in the 2012 attack on the U.S.

Costa Concordia: Salvage efforts on track but no search yet for last victim

GIGLIO, Italy (CNN) -- The complex operation to refloat the wrecked Costa Concordia cruise ship continued Tuesday -- but the family of the final missing victim still must wait several days for the vessel to be searched for his remains. The last

'Octomom' Suleman gets probation, pays restitution for welfare fraud

LOS ANGELES (CNN) -- Octuplets mom Nadya Suleman settled the welfare fraud case against her by repaying $26,000 prosecutors say she illegally claimed. Suleman, known in the media as "Octomom" because she gave birth to eight babies in one day, mu

Body falls out corner's van onto Pennsylvania roadway

A body on a gurney fell out of a coroner's van when a door malfunctioned, sending the corpse into the middle of a busy road in Bucks County.

Toddler attempts to pet pit bull, seriously injured in mauling

A 19-month-old boy is recovering in the hospital after a pit bull mauled in him a parking lot Sunday night.

8-year-old's free concert in yard goes viral

A hand-made sign led to a musical milestone for a Minneapolis boy.

Arkansas town still underwater weeks after storm drainage stops working

Two weeks after a storm flooded part of Arkansas, the water in brinkley still has not drained.

Seven earthquakes shake Oklahoma in two days

On Saturday and Sunday in Oklahoma, there were seven earthquakes. You read that right. Not tornadoes. Earthquakes.