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Mariah Carey hurt in video mishap

Mariah Carey is "fine" a day after an accident during a video shoot in New York on Sunday night, her representative said Monday. "Mariah injured herself while filming a video with Jeezy for the remix of #Beautiful, directed by her husband Nick Can

NFL star Lawrence Taylor's son charged with rape, sodomy

Powder Springs, GA (WGCL) -- According to the Cobb County Sheriff's office, NFL star Lawrence Taylor's son was arrested for rape and sodomy. The booking sheet stated that Lawrence Taylor, Jr., 31, was arrested July 7. Taylor had his first appea

Man arrested for strangling elderly woman during home invasion robbery

A man has been arrested for allegedly robbing an elderly woman in her home. The woman claimed her attacker strangled her and ransacked her home after she passed out from lack of oxygen.

Armstrong to ride in first race since doping allegations

Lance Armstrong will ride in his first race since he confessed to major doping allegations. The race is across the state of Iowa for the Des Moines Register Newspaper later this month.

Baton Rouge Zoo continues search for Bald Eagle

Baton Rouge, LA (WVLA) -- The irony that a symbol of America went missing the day before the nation's birthday does not escape officials at the Baton Rouge Zoo. "That point has certainly not been lost on anyone," Kaki Heiligenthal, Director of Mar

FBI: Man asked for hush money, or else he'd reveal 'damning' info on Deen

FBI agents on Friday morning arrested a 62-year-old man who, they say, tried to extort Paula Deen by threatening to divulge "true and damning" information about the embattled celebrity chef -- unless he was paid to keep quiet. Thomas George Paculi

'Food on a diet' helps couple drop pounds

Kay and Mike Alexander's journey to obesity is a familiar road for many married couples. Neither was overweight when they met on a coffee break at work.

Andy Murray could make $20 million a year

LONDON (CNNMoney) -- Andy Murray is set to win big from sponsorships and endorsement deals after becoming the first British tennis player in 77 years to win the prestigious Wimbledon men's championship. The Scottish tennis professional is likely t

Alleged victim in 50 Cent's domestic violence case is model, actress

LOS ANGELES (CNN) -- The Los Angeles woman whom rapper 50 Cent is accused of kicking in a domestic violence incident is a model and an actress who had a part in a "Pirates of the Caribbean" film, her representative told CNN Friday. Daphne Joy, who

Ambulance gets stuck in sinkhole in downtown KC

Kansas City, MO (KCTV) -- Paramedics walked out to their ambulance stuck in a sinkhole in downtown Kansas City Friday afternoon. "The ambulance was basically parked on Walnut just south of 11th Street.