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  • kasem-family.jpg VIDEO: Casey Kasem's wife shouts, throws raw meat as husband hospitalized

    The wife of iconic radio host Casey Kasem caused a scene outside her home Sunday as an ambulance took her ailing husband to a hospital, after a judge ruled that Kasem's daughter could take her father to be evaluated by doctors. Wife Jean Kasem shouted at the daughter and threw a package of raw hamburger meat at her as she left the home, according to NBC News.

    June 2, 2014 1 Photo

  • obama.jpg Obama invites foreign tourists to U.S. attractions

    President Barack Obama wants the United States to draw 30 million more foreign tourists each year to sites such as the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, according to a plan he was expected to detail in a stop at baseball’s iconic shrine Thursday afternoon.

    May 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Cooperstown astir over news of Obama's visit to Hall of Fame

    President Obama wants to talk tourism, and few places could be more perfect than Cooperstown, N.Y., four days before Memorial Day. The presidential stop comes days before the annual Hall of Fame Classic baseball game at Doubleday Field.

    May 21, 2014

  • VIDEO: The CEO of Levi's doesn't want you to wash your jeans

    The CEO at Levi's talks about why he hasn't washed his jeans in more than a year.

    May 21, 2014

  • Screen shot 2014-05-20 at 10.57.46 AM.png VIDEO: Dad arrested for throwing baby in pool

    A Phoenix man was charged with child abuse after throwing his 23-month-old daughter into a pool. He was moved to prison infirmary this week after other inmates attacked him.

    May 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • chi-mcdonalds-scary-happy-meal-mascot-20140519.jpeg McDonald's new mascot: Creepy or kid-friendly?

    This week, McDonald's introduced "a new animated Happy Meal character that brings fun and excitement to kids' meals while also serving as an ambassador for balanced and wholesome eating." Not surprisingly, the American reaction to Happy's introduction has been one of horror.

    May 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • Suicide-by-cop death ends police standoff in Mississippi

    A young fugitive was shot and killed by SWAT police in this Mississippi town Friday when he emerged from a three-hour standoff at a relative's home firng a handgun at officers while a crowd of bystanders looked on.

    April 26, 2014

  • mfp file Hoffner Fired coach unjustly accused of visiting porn sites

    The president of Minnesota State University-Mankato accused a football coach of looking at Internet porn on a work computer before firing him, an arbitrator has revealed. The official said the claim could not be supported, and the coach shouldn't have been fired.

    April 11, 2014 1 Photo

  • Investigators seek cause of fire that killed 3 brothers

    Authorities searched the rubble of a burned-out farm house over the weekend for the cause of a fire that took the lives of three young brothers left home alone while their widowed mother worked the overnight shift at a direct mail company.

    April 6, 2014

  • Sibling says Dexter drama motivated sister's 'lie' of mass murder

    The older sister of a self-described teenage serial killer says her sibling fantasizes herself as a female Dexter Morgan who murders unsavory characters who have eluded authorities.

    April 1, 2014