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15 million workers still earn under $10 an hour

Many are saying "Hallelujah" and "finally" to news that Walmart is raising wages. Target and other major retailers are feeling pressure to do the same.

Obama warns governors of looming DHS deadline

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- President Barack Obama on Monday cautioned the nation's governors that a shutdown of the Department of Homeland Security could result in tens of thousands of furloughed employees. "They all work in your states.

Unraveling a motive in trial of 'American Sniper's' alleged killer

STEPHENVILLE, Texas (CNN) -- After eight days of testimony, the trial of the "American Sniper's" alleged killer has not answered the one question that still haunts the families of Chris Kyle and Chad Littlefield.

Rami, the pit bull-dachshund mix, becomes an 'ambassador'

For Rami the dog, the story begins in south Georgia, where he's found wandering in a backyard.

Joey Logano wins Daytona 500

Joey Logano won the Daytona 500 on Sunday to capture NASCAR's season-opening Sprint Cup race. It's the first time Logano has won the 500.

DHS funding stalemate means shutdown likely

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is known as the deal-maker on Capitol Hill, but the current logjam over funding the Department of Homeland Security has everyone wondering if he can prevent a shutdown.

Emma Watson addresses Prince Harry dating rumors

Emma Watson took to Twitter on Sunday to quell rumors that she and Prince Harry are dating, reminding the world that marrying a prince is "not a prerequisite for being a Princess."

CBS staffers dispute Bill O'Reilly's 'war zone' story

Bill O'Reilly's account of a 1982 riot in Argentina is being sharply contradicted by seven other journalists who were his colleagues and were also there at the time.

Kirk Cameron sweeps the Razzies for 'Saving Christmas'

Kirk Cameron swept the 2014 Razzie Awards on Saturday, picking up the dubious honors of worst picture and actor for "Saving Christmas."

Upgrading from Windows 7 or 8? You'll love Windows 10

Are you a Windows 8 user? Still using Windows 7? Either way, you'll love Windows 10.