The five most popular CNN.com stories during the last 24 hours, according to Newspulse.
Son tells police father killed woman in 1988: The remains of a woman who disappeared 22 years ago in northern California have been found after the son of the woman's purported killer guided police to the site where her body was dumped, investigators announced Thursday.
33 states out of money to fund jobless benefits: With unemployment still at a severe high, a majority of states have drained their jobless benefit funds, forcing them to borrow billions from the federal government to help out-of-work Americans.
More than 200,000 jobless counting on an extension: More than 200,000 jobless Americans are anxiously waiting for the Senate to restore their extended unemployment insurance.
Long lost brothers meet as neighbors: While living across the street from each other for 2 years, 2 men discover they're actually brothers. CBC reports.
Connecting past and present: The idea of merging the past and present is anything but new. While folks have been photographing in this style for years, many iReporters were newcomers to the practice.