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The NFL says Minnesota Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson will be suspended, without pay for the rest of the 2014 season. Peterson pleaded no contest to a felony charge after he injured his 4-year-old son while whipping him with a switch. The players union says it will appeal the decision.
There's growing sadness among student demonstrators in Hong Kong as they realize their protest villages are going to be swept away and they will have nothing to show for it because the government refuses to address any of their complaints.
"Up to five million" is the phrase that keeps popping up in reports about President Obama's plan to take executive action on immigration. Who are they?
A new poll shows Ebola is the one of the top health concerns of Americans, below access to health care and affordable health care. Robert Siegel talks to Frank Newport, editor in chief at Gallup.
Nurses Bridget Mulrooney and Kelly Suter volunteered to work for the Interna...
International aid groups say the decline in volunteers is due to quarantine restrictions imposed by New York and New Jersey.
Cover of Spam Nation by Brian Krebs....
Brian Krebs' new book tells the story of how two companies groomed spammers, and then destroyed each other. In the process, Krebs got access to documents that illuminated how cybercriminals operate.