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Bobbi Kristina Brown Placed Into Hospice Care, Suit Filed Against Nick Gordon

Bobbi Kristina Brown, the only daughter of the late singer Whitney Houston, has been moved into hospice care, nearly five months after the 22-year-old was found unresponsive in a bathtub of her home, her family announced in a statement Wednesday.<p>"Despite the great medical care at numerous …

Whitney Houston

Why are so many running for president?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Why are so many people running for president in 2016?<p>A bunch of candidates who have thrown their hats in the ring -- Donald Trump, George Pataki, Carly Fiorina, Ben Carson, Mike Huckabee, Bernie Sanders, Martin O'Malley -- have little chance of winning, so one is left to wonder: What do …

Government

It's Facebook Messenger minus the Facebook, as firm expands app's availability

The social network makes its messaging app for smartphones available to people who don't have a Facebook account.<p>Soon, Facebook Messenger might be known simply as "Messenger."<p>That's because the world's largest social network announced on Wednesday that users in select countries can access the …

Social Media

As South Carolina honors victims, Alabama lowers its flags

The simple idea that could transform US criminal justice

Municipal court in the US works like this: the accused stands with his attorney in front of the bench, looking up at the judge on high. The accused is effectively invisible, a bystander to the back-and-forth between judge, prosecutor and defence attorney, who speak in jargon that ordinary people do …

Crime