Troopers to Pennsylvania ambush suspect: ‘You are making significant mistakes’ - Pa. trooper fatally shot in gun training accident - VIDEO: Line-of-duty deaths up 16 percent

October 1, 2014

John: Cigs good for one thing

October 1, 2014

How Big Data could either solve corporate diversity issues... or make them worse

Are you feeling a bit paranoid about the use of data-mining tools to sift through huge piles of online...

October 1, 2014


Pretty stars who go gritty on film

While makeup artists and stylists are usually there to make stars look their best, sometimes roles call...

October 1, 2014

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?FOX...

October 1, 2014


Happy 90th Birthday Jimmy Carter

President Jimmy Carter celebrates his 90th birthday today, October 1. On the occasion of the 39th President's...

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


General Motors Gives Aggressive Outlook

GM CEO Mary Barra laid out an aggressive financial plan for the auto maker, one that outpaces rival Ford...

October 1, 2014

Vandals Hit Church-Charity Pumpkin Patch, Smashing Gourds on Church Wall Over 3 Days

Vandals who've repeatedly smashed pumpkins against the exterior wall of St. Matthew's Episcopal Church...

October 1, 2014

Ex-Officer Pleads Guilty in Drugstore Killings

Ex-Tennessee police officer pleads guilty in drugstore killings; was robbing pain pills

October 1, 2014


After Ebola Case in Dallas, Health Officials Seek Those Who Had Contact With Patient

Officials said Wednesday they believed the man had come into contact with 12 to 18 people, and they are trying...

October 1, 2014

Ebola Overwhelming West Africa Communities

Ebola is sweeping into areas of West Africa that had been largely spared the onslaught and are not in the least...

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


Chris Christie not stumping for Neel Kashkari during L.A. visit

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie arrives in Los Angeles on Wednesday for the start of a three-day, multistate...

October 1, 2014

2014 National Geographic Photo Contest

National Geographic Magazine has opened its annual photo contest, with the deadline for submissions coming...

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


Authorities check unsolved cases for ties

As the fall disappearance of a college student haunts Virginia yet again, police across the state are scrambling...

October 1, 2014

Dog rescued after being stuck in hot tar

A five-month-old dog that fell into hot tar spilled around a construction site in northern India was eventually...

October 1, 2014

'Big Brother' star is HIV positive

When "Evel Dick" Donato left "Big Brother 13" during filming, he cited only "personal reasons" for his decision....

October 1, 2014


Child with enterovirus D68 dies

A child with a staph infection and enterovirus D68 has died in Rhode Island, the state's health department...

October 1, 2014

35,000 walruses crowd one beach

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


Authorities check unsolved cases for ties

As the fall disappearance of a college student haunts Virginia yet again, police across the state are scrambling...

October 1, 2014

Dog rescued after being stuck in hot tar

A five-month-old dog that fell into hot tar spilled around a construction site in northern India was eventually...

October 1, 2014

'Big Brother' star is HIV positive

When "Evel Dick" Donato left "Big Brother 13" during filming, he cited only "personal reasons" for his decision....

October 1, 2014


Child with enterovirus D68 dies

A child with a staph infection and enterovirus D68 has died in Rhode Island, the state's health department...

October 1, 2014

35,000 walruses crowd one beach

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

Gov. Perry: Kids being monitored

It was not "fully communicated" to the medical team that the man had traveled to Africa, hospital official...

October 1, 2014