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Woman Gives Birth to Rare Twins Without Knowing She's Pregnant

An Ankeny woman went into a walk-in clinic with stomach pains and received news she never expected, she was pregnant with a rare set of twins and didn't even know it.

Cops: Boy, 10, kills woman, 90, for yelling at him

"I killed that lady," the 10-year-old boy told a Pennsylvania state trooper, after a 90-year-old woman was found dead in the home of the boy's grandfather. Tristen Kurilla made the chilling confession Saturday, police said, after his mother bro

WHO: 5-10K new Ebola cases to pop up weekly in Africa by Dec. 2014

The World Health Organization is releasing the newest data they have collected concerning the deadly Ebola virus.

Pentagon to release secret codename of anti-ISIS operation

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- The military operation against ISIS now does have a name but the Pentagon is not expected to reveal it until later this week, a U.S. official confirms to CNN.

Activist Cornel West among 49 people arrested at Ferguson protests

ST. LOUIS (CNN) -- Activist Cornel West was among more than 49 people arrested at the "Moral Monday" march in Ferguson, Missouri, officials said. A photo from CNN affiliate KMOV-TV in St.

At least 26 hurt in Megabus crash near Indianapolis

A double-deck commercial bus overturned on Interstate 65 south of Indianapolis early Tuesday, injuring at least 26 people and temporarily stopping traffic on the northbound lanes, Indiana State Police said. The bus, operated by interstate carrie

Spanish nurse's aide doing better; U.N. worker dies of Ebola in Germany

MADRID (CNN) -- Health authorities in Spain said Tuesday that a nurse's assistant who is the first person to contract Ebola in Europe in the current outbreak is still in serious condition but doing better. The news came hours after a German hosp

Man keeps childhood promise, splits Powerball jackpot with brother

A Bend man is in the running for the best brother ever. Eric Hale of Bend won a $1 million jackpot in the Sept. 24 Powerball drawing. He correctly picked five numbers, but missed the Powerball.

Man charged with child porn offers to be chemically castrated

A 54-year-old convicted sex offender offered up an unusual punishment in addition to jail time. Larry Hocken, of Davison, pleaded guilty to possession of child pornography in June and will serve at least 12 years in jail.

American Airlines flight makes emergency landing

An American Airlines flight made an emergency landing Monday at San Francisco International Airport after a problem with an air duct caused some cabin panels to buckle, a spokesman said.