Left for Dead by Drunk Driver, Kenosha’s Comeback Kid Courts UFC Title Fight

Fifteen years ago, a drunk driver left Ben Rothwell for dead. The Kenosha cage fighter—34-9 in mixed-martial...

September 15, 2014

'Django' actress cuffed, freed

September 15, 2014

'Django Unchained' actress Daniele Watts detained, released by police

Actress Daniele Watts, who appeared in "Django Unchained," is complaining that she was handcuffed and briefly...

September 15, 2014


Hurricane Odile takes aim at Mexico's Baja California

A powerful Hurricane Odile bore down on the resort area of Los Cabos on Sunday night, prompting Mexican...

September 15, 2014

Ray Rice will reportedly appeal suspension from NFL

September 15, 2014

Four workers suffer burns in grain-dust explosion at Arizona factory

Four workers suffered burns after a grain-dust explosion at an Arizona pet-food plant Sunday. 

September 15, 2014


Hillary Clinton: Strong Parental Leave Laws Are Great. Here’s Why You Can’t Have Them.

The early stages of Hillary Clinton's proto-presidential campaign this summer were light on details...

September 12, 2014

New Encounters With the Holy Ghost in American Churches

How do you document encounters with the Holy Spirit? It's a tough question: Religious experiences are intensely...

September 12, 2014

Mr. Death Penalty

Most Americans don't spend a lot of time thinking about the death penalty, but this year, it has been...

September 12, 2014


Iran's Top Leader Discharged From Hospital

Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has been discharged from the hospital, a week after he underwent...

September 15, 2014

Hundreds Flee 2 California Wildfires

2 California wildfires forces hundreds to leave their homes; 21 structures burned by town

September 15, 2014

Quotations in the News

Quotations in the News

September 15, 2014


Grain-Dust Blast Injures 4 at Factory

4 people were burned Sunday night in a grain-dust explosion at a Nestl?? Purina plant

September 15, 2014

Sports of The Times: To N.F.L. Fans, the Sport’s Troubles Vanish Between the Lines

Issues like domestic abuse didn’t seem to impinge on Giants fans’ eager expectation of a game against...

September 15, 2014

ISIS: Where Things Stand & What's Next

Simendinger & Huey-Burns, RCPAs Congress heads into what it imagined would be a short two weeks of work...

September 15, 2014


Miss New York Kira Kazantsev Crowned Miss America 2015

Miss New York Kira Kazantsev crowned Miss America 2015

September 15, 2014

Syrian Leaders See Opportunities and Risks in U.S. Striking ISIS on Their Soil

Analysts say Syrian officials are unsure who would benefit militarily if the United States launches strikes...

September 15, 2014

Police: Trooper Hurt in Ambush Conscious, Talking

A Pennsylvania state trooper who was injured when a gunman ambushed him and killed another trooper outside...

September 15, 2014


Secretary of state's race is one worth watching

In a mostly lackluster election season, at least one statewide race in California is intriguing. It's...

September 15, 2014

Syrian Leaders See Opportunities and Risks in U.S. Strikes Against ISIS on Its Soil

Analysts say Syrian officials are unsure who would benefit militarily if the United States launches strikes...

September 15, 2014

Feds Chase Treasure Hunter Turned Fugitive

From hunter to hunted: The rise and fall of famed treasure sleuth Tommy Thompson

September 15, 2014


Garcetti asking nearby cities to join L.A. in boosting minimum wages

When Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti pitched his plan to gradually boost the minimum wage across the city,...

September 15, 2014

Germans Rally to Protest Anti-Semitism Over Gaza War

Germany’s Central Council of Jews organized the rally in response to the anti-Semitism seen in cities...

September 15, 2014

Small Earthquake Rattles Northern California

Magnitude 3.5 earthquake rattles Northern California

September 14, 2014


Border War: America's 'Watchmen on the Wall'

While politicians argue about America's broken immigration system, U.S. Border Patrol agents are on the front...

September 15, 2014

Family of Slain British Hostage: Remember Him for Helping Others

British aid worker David Haines devoted his life to helping civilians in war zones and that is how he should...

September 14, 2014

American Detained in North Korea Sentenced to 6 years of Hard Labor

North Korea's Supreme Court on Sunday sentenced a 24-year-old American man to six years of hard labor...

September 14, 2014


Holocaust Experts Work to Preserve WWII-Era Items

With survivors dying in growing numbers and their live testimonies soon to be a thing of the past, Holocaust...

September 14, 2014

Al-Qaida's Syrian Cell Alarms U.S.

While the Islamic State group is getting the most attention now, another band of extremists in Syria...

September 14, 2014

ISIS Video Claims to show Beheading of British Aid Worker

Islamic State extremists have released a video purportedly showing the beheading of British aid worker...

September 13, 2014


Video Shows Slaying of British Aid Worker

Islamic State extremists released a video showing the beheading of British aid worker David Haines, who was abducted...

September 13, 2014

Obama Condemns Beheading of Briton by Extremists

President Barack Obama on Saturday condemned as a "barbaric murder" the slaying of British aid worker...

September 13, 2014

Eyeing 2016, Sen. Rubio Stresses Border Security

Two years ago, immigration activist Gaby Pacheco got a call from Marco Rubio. The Florida senator wanted...

September 13, 2014


Ukraine Government Repels Rebel Attack on Airport

A convoy of more than 200 white trucks crossed the Russian border to deliver humanitarian aid to a battered...

September 13, 2014

A Surprising Benefit of the Common Core: Really Cool Video Games

When I was in seventh grade—a year during which I considered it a fashion statement to wear cargo shorts...

September 12, 2014

Photos of the Week: 9/6-9/12

This week we have photographs covering a beer-mug-carrying world record, 9/11 remembrances, a wildfire...

September 12, 2014


N. Korea issues human rights report

North Korea has "the world's most advantageous human rights system," the country declared in a lengthy...

September 15, 2014

Sidewalk lanes for cellphone users?

Tired of bumping into people glued to their phones? One Chinese city thinks it has the answer: It has divided...

September 15, 2014

Navy pilot missing after jet collision

A Navy pilot missing and presumed dead after two jets collided over the western Pacific Ocean has been...

September 15, 2014


Hurricane Odile roars ashore

Hurricane Odile made landfall at the southernmost tip of Mexico's Baja California peninsula late Sunday,...

September 15, 2014

Leaders meet in Paris to discuss ISIS threat

At the start of Monday's conference, France's President said there was "no time to lose" in international...

September 15, 2014

Making wine in the shadow of war

A cold morning mist hangs over row after row of deep purple grapes -- a scene ripe for thoughtful contemplation. ...

September 15, 2014


Obama 'shocked' by Ray Rice video

The growing outcry over how the NFL and Commissioner Roger Goodell deal with incidents of domestic violence...

September 15, 2014

Queen cautions Scots to think 'about the future'

The vote on the referendum for Scottish independence is only three days away.        

September 15, 2014

Hillary Clinton: "Hello Iowa! I'm back!"

"It's been seven years, and a lot has changed," Hillary Clinton said Sunday in her first visit to Iowa...

September 15, 2014


Deputy injured in shooting to be taken off life support

Deputies responding to 911 call were shot as they approached a Georgia home.        

September 15, 2014

Hillary Clinton: 'Hello Iowa. I'm back!'

Hillary Clinton told reporters Sunday that the purpose of her return to Iowa for the first time in over...

September 15, 2014

Horschel banks $10m FedEx Cup bonus

Billy Horschel is $11.4m richer after getting the better of world number one Rory McIlroy and fellow...

September 14, 2014


N. Korea issues human rights report

North Korea has "the world's most advantageous human rights system," the country declared in a lengthy...

September 15, 2014

Sidewalk lanes for cellphone users?

Tired of bumping into people glued to their phones? One Chinese city thinks it has the answer: It has divided...

September 15, 2014

Navy pilot missing after jet collision

A Navy pilot missing and presumed dead after two jets collided over the western Pacific Ocean has been...

September 15, 2014


Hurricane Odile roars ashore

Hurricane Odile made landfall at the southernmost tip of Mexico's Baja California peninsula late Sunday,...

September 15, 2014

Leaders meet in Paris to discuss ISIS threat

At the start of Monday's conference, France's President said there was "no time to lose" in international...

September 15, 2014

Making wine in the shadow of war

A cold morning mist hangs over row after row of deep purple grapes -- a scene ripe for thoughtful contemplation. ...

September 15, 2014


Obama 'shocked' by Ray Rice video

The growing outcry over how the NFL and Commissioner Roger Goodell deal with incidents of domestic violence...

September 15, 2014

Queen cautions Scots to think 'about the future'

The vote on the referendum for Scottish independence is only three days away.        

September 15, 2014

Hillary Clinton: "Hello Iowa! I'm back!"

"It's been seven years, and a lot has changed," Hillary Clinton said Sunday in her first visit to Iowa...

September 15, 2014


Deputy injured in shooting to be taken off life support

Deputies responding to 911 call were shot as they approached a Georgia home.        

September 15, 2014

Hillary Clinton: 'Hello Iowa. I'm back!'

Hillary Clinton told reporters Sunday that the purpose of her return to Iowa for the first time in over...

September 15, 2014

Horschel banks $10m FedEx Cup bonus

Billy Horschel is $11.4m richer after getting the better of world number one Rory McIlroy and fellow...

September 14, 2014


Go inside secret hotel bunker

One of America' most famous hotels kept a unique secret for three decades. CNN's Richard Quest visits...

September 14, 2014

Rebels release captive Ukrainian troops

Pro-Russian rebels released dozens of captive Ukrainian troops Sunday as part of a ceasefire deal.

September 14, 2014

Mysterious streak of light seen in sky

Bay Area residents were puzzled by a streak of light in the night sky. CNN affiliate KPIX has the full...

September 14, 2014