Fresh security scare at White House

BOMB TECHNICIANS investigate a vehicle after a man drove up to a White House gate and refused to leave,...

September 20, 2014

Homeland Security Approves Design of Driver's Licenses for California's Illegal Immigrants

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has approved the design of driver's licenses for illegal immigrants...

September 20, 2014

College Student Forced to Remove American Flag from Balcony, 'Could Offend Foreign People'

A San Diego State University sophomore was forced to remove an American flag from his balcony after apartment...

September 20, 2014


Polly Bergen, versatile actress, singer dies at 84

Emmy-winning actress and singer Polly Bergen, who in a long career played the terrorized wife in the original...

September 20, 2014

Body Allegedly Decapitated by Ansar Bait al-Maqdis Found in Sinai

Authorities in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula have discovered a decapitated body believed to be a victim of Islamist...

September 20, 2014

Dem rep under fire over video with lewd reference to Maine GOP senator, sex act

The Democratic gubernatorial candidate in Maine is under fire from Republicans for promoting a video...

September 20, 2014


After Vote to Stay in UK, Scots Must Heal Divide

Following a long night that brought floods of relief for some and bitter disappointment for others, Scotland...

September 20, 2014

Turkey: 49 Hostages have Been Freed

 Dozens of Turkish hostages seized by the Islamic State group in Iraq were freed Saturday, resolving...

September 20, 2014

Thanks to Obamacare, Way More Women No Longer Have To Pay Extra For Birth Control

There's some good news for women who would rather not pay an arm and a leg to keep from getting...

September 19, 2014


Full Episode: GMA 9/20: Apple Fans Excited For iPhone 6 Release!

New Warning System May Prevent Children From Drowning; 'Honey Boo Boo's' Parents Split Up

September 20, 2014

Authorities: 5 Inmates Escape From California Jail

Authorities searching for 5 inmates who fled from the Madera County jail in Central California

September 20, 2014

Polly Bergen Dies at 84; Emmy-Winning Actress

Ms. Bergen won an Emmy in 1957 for her portrayal of the alcoholic torch singer Helen Morgan and was nominated...

September 20, 2014


Family of Man Shot by Police Invite Chief to Rally

Family of man shot and killed by police officer to hold rally, invites police chief to attend.

September 20, 2014

Watch: NYPD Highway Officer Saves Choking Woman

Dashboard camera captures the officer saving the woman's life by performing the Heimlich maneuver.

September 20, 2014

Gun-Toting Pastor Stops Alleged Thief

Police say grandmother is suspected of taking multiple packages.

September 20, 2014


More Than 1K People Search for Missing UVa Student

Hannah Graham last seen a week ago.

September 20, 2014

Explosion Rocks Eastern Ukraine Hours After an Amended Cease-Fire Is Signed

A huge explosion shattered the stillness of an early fall morning in Donetsk, illustrating the fragility...

September 20, 2014

Doctor Testifies on His Alleged Poisoning in Former Lover's Trial

A cancer researcher will return to the stand next week in the trial of his co-worker and former lover...

September 20, 2014


Air France Pilots Vote to Extend Strike

They agreed to extend the walkout until at least Friday and asked to meet with France’s prime minister...

September 20, 2014

Chrysler Recalling Nearly 189,000 SUVs

Chrysler recalling nearly 189,000 Jeep, Dodge SUVs; faulty fuel pump relay can cause stalling

September 20, 2014

Virginia Republicans Reject Expanding Medicaid

September 20, 2014


The Long Game in Eastern Europe

Robert Kaplan, StratforTwo weeks ago commentators were hyperventilating about a return to the 1930s in Europe,...

September 20, 2014

Pope Names Prelate With Inclusive Views as Chicago Archbishop

Bishop Blase J. Cupich has been chairman of the bishops’ committee responding to the sexual abuse crisis,...

September 20, 2014

Energy Future Opens Oncor Bidding

Energy Future Holdings opened the bidding to the firm's rights to Oncor, a Texas transmission business,...

September 20, 2014


L.A. Councilman Bernard Parks finds himself in political wilderness

For much of the past decade, Los Angeles City Councilman Bernard C. Parks has been a force at City Hall....

September 20, 2014

Swearengin tells GOP convention she's undecided on Kashkari

The state Republican Party’s fall convention opened on a sour note Friday when the night’s keynote...

September 20, 2014

At GOP convention, Swearengin says she's undecided on Kashkari

The state Republican Party’s fall convention opened on a sour note Friday when the night’s keynote...

September 20, 2014


L.A. city sanitation workers disciplined for on-duty protest

Months after dozens of city trash trucks circled Los Angeles' civic center as part of a union-backed...

September 20, 2014

Should Schools Be Responsible for Kids' Health?

There’s a section in the new Phi Delta Kappa/Gallup Poll out this week that hasn’t gotten much attention:...

September 19, 2014

How Sugar Daddies are Financing College Education

At 11 o’clock on a Tuesday night, Amanda, a senior at Princeton University, got her first text message...

September 19, 2014


Photos of the Week: 9/13-9/19

This week, we have a look at photographs of debutantes at the Queen Charlotte's Ball, a crumbling Soviet...

September 19, 2014

Why Girls Get Better Grades Than Boys Do

As the new school year ramps up, teachers and parents need to be reminded of a well-kept secret: Across...

September 18, 2014

California's King Fire

In a California canyon 60 miles east of Sacramento, the King Fire started about five days ago, and has since...

September 18, 2014


Full Recovery Expected for Ebola-Stricken US Doc

Nebraska Medical Center doctors say American missionary Rick Sacra is expected to make a full recovery...

September 18, 2014

Obamacare Dropout: MN Insurer Hit by Money Woes

The top insurance company in Minnesota's Obamacare state health exchange is dropping out, citing financial...

September 18, 2014

The New Teachers' Aides: Superman and Iron Man

As a journalism and history teacher at an independent school near Boston, I’m not too proud to admit...

September 17, 2014


Appeals for ISIS hostage

Friends of British ISIS hostage Alan Henning make an appeal for his life. CNN's Karl Penhaul reports. ...

September 20, 2014

'Contact me<br> before it is too late'

Alan Henning, an English taxi driver, was part of a team of volunteers traveling to Syria to deliver...

September 20, 2014

Kurds make stand against ISIS

Hundreds of Kurdish fighters from Turkey have arrived in the Syrian Kurdish town of Ayn al-Arab to join...

September 20, 2014


He quotes Tom Hanks before sex scenes

Actor Hank Azaria tells Conan that he channels Tom Hanks before every sex scene he shoots.

September 20, 2014

WH reviewing security

A driver near the entrance failed to stop Saturday when ordered to by the Secret Service. On Friday night,...

September 20, 2014

Gay conservatives take on GOP

Gay conservatives are undertaking the most coordinated effort yet to change the Republican Party's position...

September 20, 2014


Security: Driver failed to stop

CNN's Erin McPike reports on a second security breach at the White House in 2 days.

September 20, 2014

Lawsuit: Student 'bait' was raped

It's an unimaginable horror. A 14-year-old girl with special needs allegedly was raped at school after...

September 20, 2014

How outbreak can start, end

Dr. Sanjay Gupta describes how "contact tracing" could help stem the tide of an Ebola outbreak.

September 20, 2014


School bus runs over boy's feet

A young boy has several broken toes after a school bus rolled over his feet. CNN affiliate KUSA reports. ...

September 20, 2014

You have one week to change his mind

September 20, 2014

10 things to know before visiting Peru

With a climate that ranges from desert dry to tropical lush to freeze-your-North-Face-off in the Andes,...

September 20, 2014


Appeals for ISIS hostage

Friends of British ISIS hostage Alan Henning make an appeal for his life. CNN's Karl Penhaul reports. ...

September 20, 2014

'Contact me<br> before it is too late'

Alan Henning, an English taxi driver, was part of a team of volunteers traveling to Syria to deliver...

September 20, 2014

Kurds make stand against ISIS

Hundreds of Kurdish fighters from Turkey have arrived in the Syrian Kurdish town of Ayn al-Arab to join...

September 20, 2014


He quotes Tom Hanks before sex scenes

Actor Hank Azaria tells Conan that he channels Tom Hanks before every sex scene he shoots.

September 20, 2014

WH reviewing security

A driver near the entrance failed to stop Saturday when ordered to by the Secret Service. On Friday night,...

September 20, 2014

Gay conservatives take on GOP

Gay conservatives are undertaking the most coordinated effort yet to change the Republican Party's position...

September 20, 2014


Security: Driver failed to stop

CNN's Erin McPike reports on a second security breach at the White House in 2 days.

September 20, 2014

Lawsuit: Student 'bait' was raped

It's an unimaginable horror. A 14-year-old girl with special needs allegedly was raped at school after...

September 20, 2014

How outbreak can start, end

Dr. Sanjay Gupta describes how "contact tracing" could help stem the tide of an Ebola outbreak.

September 20, 2014


School bus runs over boy's feet

A young boy has several broken toes after a school bus rolled over his feet. CNN affiliate KUSA reports. ...

September 20, 2014

You have one week to change his mind

September 20, 2014

10 things to know before visiting Peru

With a climate that ranges from desert dry to tropical lush to freeze-your-North-Face-off in the Andes,...

September 20, 2014


Boko Haram willing to trade girls?

The swap would involve the release of 30 Boko Haram commanders in the custody of the Nigerian government...

September 20, 2014

Chicago gets new archbishop

The leadership of the Chicago area's 2.3 million Catholics is changing hands for the first time in 17 years,...

September 20, 2014

N.Korea: American sought prison term

An American sentenced in North Korea ripped up his visa so he could go to prison and expose human rights...

September 20, 2014