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Telemarketer may have saved Oregon woman's life

Telemarketer may have saved Oregon woman's life »Play Video
A telemarketer making a sales call heard a woman hundreds of miles away being attacked. The victim didn't even know her phone had rung. The chilling call was recorded at the Las Vegas call center. And horrified workers there knew they had to help. Vanessa Murphy has the story.

Super Bowl ads a golden opportunity for advertisers

Super Bowl ads a golden opportunity for advertisers »Play Video
It seems like everyone watches the super bowl -- whether they like football or not. The massive number of viewers is a golden opportunity for advertisers, if they can afford to get in on the action. CNN money's Cristina Alesci reports.

FBI releases surveillance images from gold nugget heist

FBI releases surveillance images from gold nugget heist

Three people wearing ski masks and armed with at least one gun stole gold nuggets from San Francisco's Wells Fargo History Museum Tuesday morning after they rammed an SUV into the building's entrance.

This blizzard is no laughing matter... or maybe it is

This blizzard is no laughing matter... or maybe it is »Play Video
In some parts of the northeast, this week's snow storm is creating havoc. But in places where the storm didn't quite materialize as predicted, CNN's Jeanne Moos reports they're weathering a blizzard of jokes.

Northeast preps for blizzard: 'I don't know why the rush on bread, but what the heck'

Northeast preps for blizzard: 'I don't know why the rush on bread, but what the heck' »Play Video

As a blizzard bears down on the Northeast, Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker saus the threat can't be overstated.

"We are anticipating a historic top 5 storm based on projected on snowfall," he said Monday.

8 earthquakes shake near Oregon/Nevada border overnight

8 earthquakes shake near Oregon/Nevada border overnight
A screengrab from the USGS website shows the grouping of quakes. The quakes started just after 6 p.m. Wednesday. The latest struck before 5 a.m. Thursday.

A cluster of 8 earthquakes shook northwestern Nevada overnight, about 40 miles southeast of the Oregon town of Lakeview.

'Deflategate' follies

'Deflategate' follies »Play Video
The New England Patriots' footballs may have been underinflated, but jokes and jabs about the scandal have blown up. CNN's Jeanne Moos has some of the best of them.

Landslide drops woman's yard onto neighbor's back porch

Landslide drops woman's yard onto neighbor's back porch »Play Video

A landslide moved a Camas woman’s backyard up the the back door of her neighbor's house overnight Saturday. Now the homeowners, insurance companies, city and county officials, and engineers are still trying to figure out the muddy mess.

Lost class ring returned 25 years later

Lost class ring returned 25 years later »Play Video
A Missouri woman's treasure was missing for decades. She thought it was gone forever, but a student from Lewis Palmer high school took up the mission to find it. As Emily Allen reports, it's now mission accomplished.

65 years of saving pennies

65 years of saving pennies »Play Video
It started as a collection a Texas man began more than 60 years ago, and it's now worth more than 800 dollars. Ashlyn Tubbs has the story.

I'll have the bugs with a side of ants please

I'll have the bugs with a side of ants please »Play Video
Bugs have been a dietary staple of many cultures for centuries. Yet westerners have been slow to stomach the creepy crawlers. That may be changing. Rachel Crane heads to New York's the black ant to taste the latest restaurant trend.