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After five infants die in recliner, maker settles with feds

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- The deaths of five infants and dozens of injuries or falls have led federal regulators to stop the sales of a popular baby recliner.

Report: Kim Kardashian gives birth to baby girl

There's now one more Kardashian to keep up with.

Nelson Mandela's wife stirred by global support for ailing husband

The family of former South African leader Nelson Mandela is overwhelmed with support as the 94-year-old remains hospitalized in serious condition.

Prince Philip leaves hospital, will recuperate at Windsor Castle

LONDON (CNN) -- Prince Philip has left the hospital where he has been recuperating since abdominal surgery on June 7. The Duke of Edinbugh, 92, walked out unaided Monday. He was admitted to the hospital on June 6. Philip will convalesce at W

Facebook discloses information on user data requests

Facebook disclosed that it received between 9,000 and 10,000 requests for user data from U.S. government entities in the last half of 2012.

Cold-case murders of 4 females brought back to life by new images, DNA tests

The woman was related to at least two of the three children. Was she their doting mother? An adoring aunt? Or, given her relative youth, perhaps a much older sister?

Federal investigators called in as Colorado firefighters make progress

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado (CNN) -- As hundreds of firefighters began to get the upper hand on a huge blaze near Colorado Springs, Colorado, investigators stepped up their probe into the cause of the most destructive wildfire in the state's

Chen Guangcheng: NYU is forcing me out

Chen Guangcheng, the blind Chinese activist whose dramatic escape from house arrest last year provoked a diplomatic firestorm between Washington and Beijing, said he is being forced to leave New York University over fears his presence there is affect

Woman sentenced to death set to walk free, go shopping with victim's grandson

Paula Cooper was just 16 years old when she became the youngest person on death row in the United States. That was in 1986.

Tampa Bay pitcher struck by line drive released from hospital

Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Alex Cobb was released from the hospital Sunday, a day after getting struck in the head with a line drive.