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Georgia official: KKK won't be allowed to 'adopt' highway

ATLANTA (CNN) -- The Georgia Department of Transportation will not approve the application of a local chapter of the Ku Klux Klan to "adopt" a one-mile stretch of highway in North Georgia, a state official said Tuesday.

Zimmerman's wife arrested for perjury

George Zimmerman's wife was arrested Tuesday afternoon for allegedly lying at his bond hearing about the couple's finances.

More states rolling the dice on casinos

What happens in Vegas doesn't necessarily stay in Vegas.

Bodies found after Haitian migrant boat sinks in Bahamas

CNN-- At least 11 people are dead and 13 missing after a boat carrying 28 Haitian migrants ran into trouble while on its way to the United States, the U.S. Coast Guard said Tuesday.

KKK chapter wants to adopt stretch of Georgia highway

A North Georgia chapter of the Ku Klux Klan has applied to "adopt" a stretch of highway in Union County, Georgia, according to paperwork obtained by CNN on Monday.

Sheriff: Father kills man sexually abusing his daughter

(CNN) -- A Texas father caught a man sexually assaulting his 4-year-old daughter and punched him in the head repeatedly, killing him, authorities said. The father was casually acquainted with the alleged abuser, said Lavaca County Sheriff Micah Ha

House panel to take up contempt measure against Holder

A House committee announced Monday it will consider a measure next week to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt for failing to provide requested information on the department's handling of the "Fast and Furious" gun-smugg

Facebook rolling out App Center

(CNN) -- Make room, Apple, Google and Amazon.

Facebook rolling out App Center

(CNN) -- Make room, Apple, Google and Amazon.

U.N. team enters site of Syria massacre

United Nations observers made it to the site of a massacre Friday after they were blocked access the day before, a Syrian activist said. The U.N.