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Runaway cow at large in West Richland

The West Richland Police Department is attempting to locate a large black cow wanted for escape. According to officials, the cow was purchased Saturday and was brought to his new home in the area of Bombing Range Rd. and Van…

Singer Prince dies at 57

(CNN) -- The artist known as Prince, who pioneered "the Minneapolis sound" and took on the music industry in his fight for creative freedom, died Thursday at age 57."It is with profound sadness that I am confirming that the legendary,…

Whole Foods denies it made anti-gay cake

(CNN) -- An anti-gay slur ended up on a cake and the Internet is asking questions.A Texas pastor filed a lawsuit against Whole Foods on Monday. Jordan Brown says he was given a custom cake that was decorated with an…

'Love It or List It' homeowners file suit

(CNN) -- A North Carolina couple who agreed to let the HGTV reality show "Love It or List It" do renovations on their house did not love it.Deena Murphy and Timothy Sullivan have filed suit against Big Coat TV, the…

Ethiopian runners sweep Boston Marathon

(CNN) -- Ethiopia had a banner day at the Boston Marathon on Monday, as Lemi Berhanu Hayle and Atsede Baysa won the men's and women's titles.It's the first time the country has swept the men's and women's titles in this…

Delta dumps one of the most hated airline fees

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Well here's something you don't hear every day: An airline is eliminating a fee.Delta Airlines is no longer charging customers a fee to speak with an actual human being while booking flights.In the past, the Atlanta-based…

Fisher-Price cradle swings recalled over fall hazard

(CNN) -- Thousands of Fisher-Price cradle swings have been recalled after reports that the moving seat has fallen, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission.The "Cradle n' Swing," which rocks side to side or head to toe with "speeds…

Conjoined sisters undergo rare separation surgery in Texas

(CNN) -- These sisters share a special bond, one that has received attention worldwide.After almost 11 months of being attached to each other by their waists, Ximena and Scarlett Hernandez-Torres have been successfully separated, according to their mother, Silva Torres.…

40,000 Verizon workers plan to strike

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Verizon may have a pretty big strike on its hands.Nearly 40,000 Verizon workers are preparing to walk off the job at 6 a.m. ET on Wednesday if they have not reached a new labor agreement with…

Burglar takes burgers, not money

(CNN) -- The nation's capital has its very own Hamburglar.A Five Guys restaurant in Washington was burglarized in March, but the thief didn't appear to be looking for money; he wanted a bite to eat."A suspect followed a delivery man…