Enterovirus Infects Child in Los Angeles County, ‘More Cases to Come”

A Long Beach child has been infected with enterovirus D-68 this week making it the first confirmed case...

October 1, 2014

MAJORITY RULES Republicans aim for House history in 2014 midterms

VIDEO: House Republicans seek historic majority in fall races OPINION: Who will be the 245th House Republican?FULL...

October 1, 2014

Democrats Think A Allen West and Marco Rubio Endorsement Will Hurt Republican Congressional Candidate

 Democrats are laughably trying to label Republican congressional candidate Carlos Curbelo as a “Tea...

October 1, 2014


Charlie Sheen’s odd facial injury shuts down 'Anger Management' production

Where Charlie Sheen goes, drama follows.

October 1, 2014

Felicity Huffman hopes 'American Crime' role alters her image as a 'Desperate Housewife'

Like in "Desperate Housewives," Felicity Huffman plays a mother in the upcoming drama "American Crime."...

October 1, 2014

Narendra Modi Wows Crowd at Madison Square Garden

This article originally appeared at Bloomberg View: The two parts of one of the world’s largest...

October 1, 2014


What's Up With <i>The Wire</i>?

You might have heard: The editorial staff from The Wire has joined up with The Atlantic. We love this,...

October 1, 2014

Congress Making Friends Isn't Going to Solve Washington's Problems

"Can we all get along?" That famous plea, uttered by Rodney King in the aftermath of his infamous pounding...

October 1, 2014

Kenya Plans to Hang a Nurse for Botching an Illegal Abortion

Abortion is prohibited in Kenya except under certain circumstances, forcing hundreds of thousands of women...

October 1, 2014


An Unhappy Anniversary to the Government Shutdown and Healthcare.gov

Democrats and Republicans are each shouting "Happy anniversary!" on Wednesday, but being true to form,...

October 1, 2014

Watch: Photos Restore NY Bride's Memories After Medical Emergency

Raleigh Hall used wedding photos to jog his wife's memory after she suffered a brain hemorrhage.

October 1, 2014

The American Family Is Making a Comeback

On April 24, 2012, President Obama went on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon to make his case for student-loan...

October 1, 2014


Building Blocks: Harlem Church, Marking 90 Years, Takes a Defiant Stance

“History must endure,” declares the senior pastor of Ephesus Seventh-day Adventist, who worries that...

October 1, 2014

G.M. Outlines Plan to Increase Profit Margins

The automaker tells investors and analysts that it will cut costs and expand its China operations, emphasizing...

October 1, 2014

Teacher at Elite New York School Faces Sex Charges

Sex abuse, other charges announced against New York teacher already facing photo allegation

October 1, 2014


Michael Brown Case: Lesley McSpadden Breaks Down on 'Steve Harvey Show,' Seeking Comfort in 'Prayer' (VIDEO)

Lesley McSpadden, the mother of late teen Michael Brown, recently shared how prayer has become a source...

October 1, 2014

France Produces ‘No Austerity’ Budget, Defying E.U. Rules

The plan defers bringing the budget deficit within a European threshold by two years, as Paris said that...

October 1, 2014

The Psychology Behind Costco's Free Samples

In 2010, a Minnesotan named Erwin Lingitz was arrested in a Supervalu grocery store after spending an excessive...

October 1, 2014


Texas Nonprofit Is Helping Muslim Refugee Women Find Independence in War-Torn Middle East

The Red Umbrella, an organization focused on empowering at-risk women, is now seeking to aid Muslims...

October 1, 2014

60% of Voters Want Obamacare Repealed

Jeffrey Anderson, Weekly StdA new poll finds that three-fifths of likely voters support the repeal of Obamacare....

October 1, 2014

Detentions of Hong Kong Protest Sympathizers Reported in Mainland

The Chinese authorities have detained nearly two dozen people in an effort to contain the spread of pro-democracy...

October 1, 2014


Pennsylvania Trooper Shot Dead During Gun Training

Pennsylvania state trooper fatally shot during yearly gun training exercise

October 1, 2014

Bits Blog: German Regulator Warns Google Over Collecting Users’ Data

The city of Hamburg’s data protection commissioner said the tech giant’s information gathering risked...

October 1, 2014

'Like Lingerie for Men': How Statement Socks Became So Trendy

Last year, all five of the surviving U.S. presidents gathered in Dallas. They were there to dedicate...

October 1, 2014


Bell Gardens mayor shot to death

Bell Gardens Mayor Daniel Crespo died Tuesday after his wife, Levette, shot him several times during...

October 1, 2014

Obama's call to action at UN: Join us in fight against 'evil' Islamic State (+video)

Saying that 'the future of our civilization depends on us coming together' to fight Islamist extremists,...

October 1, 2014

Is Google Making Students Stupid?

One of the oldest metaphors for human interaction with technology is the relationship of master and slave....

September 30, 2014


In Atlanta, Educators Stand Trial for Cheating on High-Stakes Tests

In Atlanta this week, opening arguments are underway in a racketeering trial where prosecutors will argue...

September 30, 2014

The Eruption of Japan's Mount Ontake

On Saturday, Japan's Mount Ontake volcano erupted without warning, surprising several hundred nearby...

September 30, 2014

Income inequality: States struggle to balance budgets as rich-poor gap widens

That finding adds a new layer to already-hot public debate about rich-poor gaps in America, and the degree...

September 30, 2014


AFL-CIO leader: Hillary needs a primary, Obama needs bold action

AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka has not endorsed Hillary Clinton for president: A 'coronation' is 'dangerous...

September 30, 2014

Brown sets deadline for Exide plant on hazardous waste

In a wide range of bill signings Monday, Gov. Jerry Brown approved measures to expand privacy rights...

September 30, 2014

Without mandatory helipads, L.A. skyline can take off

For four decades, the Los Angeles skyline has been shaped by one rule: Every tall building must have...

September 30, 2014


Drought-conscious residents turn the water tables on public agencies

The scene captured on video by a onetime aspiring filmmaker had neither actors nor dialogue, but it spoke...

September 30, 2014

Driverless car rides? Garcetti hopes L.A. will be first

Los Angeles would be the first city offering people rides in self-driving cars, if Mayor Eric Garcetti...

September 30, 2014

Gov. Brown signs law banning tax write-offs for pro sports fines

Professional sports team owners will no longer be able to write-off league penalties from their taxes...

September 30, 2014


Where are he and 34,999 of his friends?

Arctic ice is dwindling, the waters of the North Pacific Ocean are the warmest on record and tens of thousands...

October 1, 2014

Mom's ultimate sacrifice for baby

A woman diagnosed with bone cancer refused a lifesaving treatment in order to give birth to her newborn...

October 1, 2014

12 laundry mistakes you're making

Are you using too much detergent? Overloading the washer? Overdoing the bleach? Find out the answers...

October 1, 2014


Hip hop's origins trace back to ...

Did you know hip hop's origins trace back to a '73 party held in DJ Kool Herc's Bronx building? See Parts...

October 1, 2014

Christians flee Iraq ahead of ISIS

CNN's Ben Wedeman visits a refugee camp in Irbil where displaced Iraqis search for permanent homes. ...

October 1, 2014

Gov. Jerry Brown signs California gun restriction

The law lets people ask a judge to remove guns from a relative they think poses a threat.        

October 1, 2014


New female Thor has arrived

It's been less than two months since the world first learned about it, and now, it's official. Call her Thor. ...

October 1, 2014

10 die as shells hit Ukraine bus, school

A school and a bus were shelled in war-torn eastern Ukraine on Wednesday, leaving at least 10 people...

October 1, 2014

Surprising reason for hidden cam

Bra cam catches oglers eyeing cleavage...but for a good cause. CNN's Jeanne Moos says raise your eyes-and...

October 1, 2014


Look at me! 24 selfies of the week

October 1, 2014

Source: U.S. Ebola patient didn't give travel history

A man infected with Ebola walked into a Dallas hospital. No one asked him if he had recently traveled...

October 1, 2014

The great American freakout

Late Thursday morning, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi told a group of reporters in New York that...

October 1, 2014


Where are he and 34,999 of his friends?

Arctic ice is dwindling, the waters of the North Pacific Ocean are the warmest on record and tens of thousands...

October 1, 2014

Mom's ultimate sacrifice for baby

A woman diagnosed with bone cancer refused a lifesaving treatment in order to give birth to her newborn...

October 1, 2014

12 laundry mistakes you're making

Are you using too much detergent? Overloading the washer? Overdoing the bleach? Find out the answers...

October 1, 2014


Hip hop's origins trace back to ...

Did you know hip hop's origins trace back to a '73 party held in DJ Kool Herc's Bronx building? See Parts...

October 1, 2014

Christians flee Iraq ahead of ISIS

CNN's Ben Wedeman visits a refugee camp in Irbil where displaced Iraqis search for permanent homes. ...

October 1, 2014

Gov. Jerry Brown signs California gun restriction

The law lets people ask a judge to remove guns from a relative they think poses a threat.        

October 1, 2014


New female Thor has arrived

It's been less than two months since the world first learned about it, and now, it's official. Call her Thor. ...

October 1, 2014

10 die as shells hit Ukraine bus, school

A school and a bus were shelled in war-torn eastern Ukraine on Wednesday, leaving at least 10 people...

October 1, 2014

Surprising reason for hidden cam

Bra cam catches oglers eyeing cleavage...but for a good cause. CNN's Jeanne Moos says raise your eyes-and...

October 1, 2014


Look at me! 24 selfies of the week

October 1, 2014

Source: U.S. Ebola patient didn't give travel history

A man infected with Ebola walked into a Dallas hospital. No one asked him if he had recently traveled...

October 1, 2014

The great American freakout

Late Thursday morning, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi told a group of reporters in New York that...

October 1, 2014


Turkey may send troops to fight ISIS

A day after Britain's military launched its first airstrikes against ISIS in Iraq, the question is: Who will...

October 1, 2014

Volcano

Efforts to recover bodies from an erupting volcano in central Japan resumed Wednesday, after search teams...

October 1, 2014

Huge crowds join Hong Kong protests

Hong Kongers marked China's National Day in unprecedented fashion Wednesday, as huge crowds of pro-democracy...

October 1, 2014