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VIDEO: Mother of bullied teen who committed suicide speaks out

Two girls in Florida were arrested, accused of bullying a 12-year-old girl to death. Rebecca Aedwick killed herself last month after her mother says she was relentlessly tormented.

VIDEO: 2 teenagers facing charges after allegedly performing sex act during lunch

Two teenage high school students in Georgia face misdemeanor public indecency charges after a sex act allegedly was performed during lunch in the school cafeteria, a school official told CNN.

13-member College Football Playoff selection committee announced, former Secretary of State is lone female

Much to the anticipation and excitement of college football fans nationwide, the 13-member College Football Playoff selection committee has officially been announced.

Two of the ACC's top quarterbacks go head-to-head in week 8

The 2013 Davey O'Brien National Quarterback Award Marquee Match-up for week eight highlights Davey O'Brien Watch List candidate Tajh Boyd and two-time Quarterback of the Week Jameis Winston in a contest between two top five AC

Former San Diego mayor pleads guilty to false imprisonment, battery against 3 women

Former San Diego Mayor Bob Filner pleaded guilty Tuesday in a San Diego court to felony false imprisonment and two misdemeanor battery charges against a total of three women.

500 teens fight outside New Haven restaurant

CT - Sweet 16 turns into brawl-Image(s) Available (10/14/13 08:54 PM) 500 teens fight outside New Haven restaurant By Steven Yablonski, Matt Campbell New Haven, CT (WFSB) -- A Sweet 16 party in New Haven nearly turned into a riot o

For Medal of Honor recipient, award is a long time coming

Four years after a brutal battle in Afghanistan in which he was "outnumbered, outgunned, and taking casualties," former U.S.

Alleged al Qaeda operative Abu Anas al Libi to appear in New York court

An alleged al Qaeda operative accused of playing a role in the 1998 U.S. Embassy bombings in Kenya and Tanzania is to appear Tuesday in federal court in New York. U.S.

HARRY REID: Senate closer to deal on shutdown, debt ceiling

Negotiations heated up Monday on a Senate compromise to end the partial government shutdown and avoid a possible U.S. default, with congressional leaders heading to the White House after talks cited as progress toward a deal.

LSU PD: Football fan arrested for trying to steal 4-wheeler after being dared by friend

A 21-year-old man spent the final quarter of the LSU game in handcuffs because he allegedly attempted to steal property from the athletic department.