Toyota to pay $1.1 billion in recall case

Toyota Motors agreed to pay $1.1 billion to settle a class-action suit by car owners who claimed they suffered economic loss because of unintended acceleration in its cars.

Baby recliners recalled after five deaths

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Major U.S. stores are recalling a popular baby recliner after reports of five fatalities, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Thursday.

What to do with your old gadgets

(CNN) -- If you received shiny new gadgets for the holidays, you probably have some older device that is now unwanted or obsolete.

'Les Misérables' tops Christmas box office

(CNN) -- Lucky for "Les Misérables," it seems moviegoers were in the mood for music this Christmas.

Winter storm strands travelers

(CNN) -- A powerful winter storm left thousands of travelers stranded Thursday, particularly in the Northeast, as scores of flights were canceled or delayed.

Hawaii governor taps Lt. Gov. Brian Schatz as new U.S. senator

(CNN) -- Hawaii's governor announced Wednesday that Lt. Gov. Brian Schatz will fill the seat in the U.S. Senate left vacant after the death of Sen. Daniel Inouye.

Experts say 'nothing that can be done' for 60-foot whale found on New York beach

(CNN) -- A 60-foot-long whale that was discovered still breathing on a New York beach Wednesday morning is likely to die overnight, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

Baylor Nation departs for San Diego

The Baylor Bears don’t play the UCLA Bruins in the Holiday Bowl until tomorrow night, but today 280 lucky students departed for San Diego.

TX couple creates a Charles Dickens Village for Christmas

Corpus Christi, TX (KIII) -- For years, a local husband and wife have been creating an amazing winter wonderland display inside their home. It's not your typical decoration. It's more like something made for a movie.

Events in landmark 'Spider-man' issue have fans in a frenzy

Editor's note: SPOILER WARNING: Do not read this story if you don't want to know what happens in "Amazing Spider-Man" #700.