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An Alaska couple rode an emotional roller coaster earlier this week, when state and local police mistakenly tell them their son was dead.
Actress and comedian Jan Hooks died in New York on Thursday. Her representative, Lisa Lieberman, confirmed the death to CNN but provided no additional information.
A child remains in critical condition after surviving a fall into a jaguar exhibit at the Little Rock Zoo in Arkansas on Friday.
A time capsule hidden for more than a hundred years at one of Boston's most popular tourist attractions was opened on Friday in Boston.
Supporters of slain black teenager Michael Brown will begin a weekend of marches and civil disobedience on Friday in Ferguson, Missouri, where demonstrators will kick off protests by demanding the local prosecutor's resignation, organizers said.
Part of Fort Carson in Colorado was put on lockdown Thursday, after "the unauthorized removal of government property," an Army infantry spokesman said.
A tip from a man who watched "The Hunt with John Walsh" led the FBI to Alabama to have a John Doe exhumed Thursday in hopes it might answer the question of what happened to one of the agency's most wanted fugitives.
A cat explains a dog to a kitten. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on a viral video hit aimed at making us howl.
Police recently seized a cab owned by Jesse Matthew, the last person seen with missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham and who also has been linked to another college student's death in 2009, a source with knowledge of the investigation told CNN.