CNN's Amanpour: US 'Non-Intervention' Allowed ISIS to Flourish

CNN Chief International Correspondent Christiane Amanpour argued that the “vacuum” created...

September 23, 2014

House Oversight Committee Calls for Hearing on White House Fence Jumper

Chairman Darrell Issa of the House Oversight Committee has called for an investigative hearing after...

September 23, 2014

Parliament Recall To Coincide With UKIP Conference

Rumours are now rife in Westminster that Parliament will be recalled on Friday to debate the governments...

September 23, 2014


Kris dumps Bruce for good

September 23, 2014

Miss America Kira Kazantsev kicked out of sorority for hazing

Miss America Kira Kazantsev was reportedly kicked out of her Long Island college sorority for abusive...

September 23, 2014

Birds Shut Down Missouri Wind Farm

A planned $400 million project to build a wind turbine energy farm in northwest Missouri appears to be dead...

September 23, 2014


How Did the Senate Get So Fickle?

It's not exactly the seven-year itch. But a similar dynamic is looming over November's struggle for Senate...

September 23, 2014

Kris Kobach Wants Immigrants to Self-Deport. Now Voters May Send Him Packing.

Republican Kris Kobach has managed to established an outsized persona for only being a one-term secretary...

September 23, 2014

Primping for Likes: Teen Girls Posing for Self Esteem

Instagram, Pinterest, Facebook -- it's just social media. But for young girls bombarded with images of "the...

September 23, 2014


Pershing Square Warns Allergan on Salix

Activist investor William Ackman is threatening to sue Allergan Inc. if the Botox maker strikes a deal...

September 23, 2014

UN to Leaders: Set 'New Course' on Climate Change

More than 100 world leaders told at United Nations climate summit to act now on warming

September 23, 2014

At U.N., De Blasio Warns of ‘Existential Threat’ From Climate Change

At the United Nations summit on climate change, Mayor Bill de Blasio of New York City called for urgent...

September 23, 2014


A Four-Step Energy Strategy for Our Time

Mark Mills, RealClearEnergy...

September 23, 2014

Obama on Syria; Scrutiny for Secret Service

President Obama heads to New York on Tuesday to address world leaders just hours after opening a new front...

September 23, 2014

Public Pays for the Secret Service's Mistakes

Dana Milbank, Wash Post...

September 23, 2014


New U.S. Inversion Rules Drag Down Shares of Deal Targets

A handful of companies that investors once viewed as ripe for a takeover by U.S. rivals aren't looking...

September 23, 2014

The Weird Bipartisan Consensus on Over-the-Counter Birth Control

Making birth-control pills available without a prescription has become an unlikely midterm-election issue....

September 23, 2014

Diplomats Owe NYC $16M in Unpaid Parking Tickets

Diplomats owe New York City over $16 million in unpaid parking tickets

September 23, 2014


City Room: New York Today: The Women Who Built the City

Tuesday: The United Nations Climate Summit, sunny and brisk, and a polar bear arrest.

September 23, 2014

Jack Ma Is Richest Person in China

Alibaba's blockbuster $25 billion stock offering has made Jack Ma the wealthiest man in China, according...

September 23, 2014

AP PHOTOS: NC Artist Burns Glass Into Sculptures

AP PHOTOS: North Carolina glassblower uses flame sabre to turn glass into art and sculptures

September 23, 2014


5 Things to Know This Morning

Your look at the five biggest and most buzz-worthy stories of the morning.

September 23, 2014

Israel Says It Shot Down Syrian Fighter Jet

The Israeli military said that the Russian-made warplane “infiltrated into Israeli airspace,” and that...

September 23, 2014

Jimmy Choo Plans London Listing

Luxury shoe brand Jimmy Choo plans to list its shares on the London Stock Exchange in October, in an initial...

September 23, 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 23, 2014

L.A. may soon crack down on unlicensed park vendors

Los Angeles leaders could soon impose tight restrictions on vending in city parks and beaches, reviving...

September 23, 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 23, 2014


O.C. agency backs 405 widening, possibly clearing way for toll lanes

Orange County transportation leaders voted Monday to move ahead with widening a congested stretch of the 405 Freeway,...

September 23, 2014

Survey finds women are underrepresented across California governments

Women are vastly underrepresented in government at all levels in California, occupying fewer than 30% of elective...

September 23, 2014

Obama's broken pledge: How election politics made 'pawns' out of illegal immigrants

President Obama had said he’d use executive authority to bypass Congress on immigration law 'without...

September 22, 2014


L.A. lawmakers could vote soon on wage boost for hotel workers

Los Angeles lawmakers could vote as soon as Wednesday to boost the minimum wage for workers at big hotels...

September 22, 2014

Opening Weekend of Oktoberfest 2014

One million steins of beer were consumed over the weekend, kicking off the 181st Oktoberfest beer festival,...

September 22, 2014

Brown signs bill to urge more drivers into eco-friendly vehicles

Seeking to put more California drivers in electric cars, Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation Sunday providing...

September 22, 2014


Kashkari portrays GOP as a champion of minorities and the poor

Stung by the refusal of two fellow Republicans to support his candidacy for governor, Neel Kashkari sought...

September 22, 2014

Gov. Jerry Brown signs bills to boost purchases of electric cars

Gov. Jerry Brown signed a package of bills Sunday boosting the state's market for electric cars, including...

September 21, 2014

What's Lost in Not Recognizing Campus Religious Groups

This fall, California State University revoked the official club status of InterVarsity Christian Fellowship...

September 21, 2014


Emma Watson faces backlash

Emma Watson is experiencing the ugly side of advocacy.

September 23, 2014

Golf legend: 'Very difficult to tweet'

Tom Watson has learned plenty in the 21 years since he was last captain of the United States' Ryder Cup golf...

September 23, 2014

Detroit could oust emergency manager Orr this week

Lawyer likely to stay on in a role of authority over the city's bankruptcy case.        

September 23, 2014


Bear kills Rutgers student on hike

A Rutgers University student was attacked and killed by a black bear while he was hiking with friends. ...

September 23, 2014

Christie drops 85 lbs., but thinking big

Gov. Chris Christie, R-New Jersey, remains a viable candidate for 2016. CNN's Dana Bash reports.

September 23, 2014

Emma Watson rebrands feminism

Gayle Lemmon says the question now is how to translate all the high-profile feminizing into real gains...

September 23, 2014


Riding the murder mystery express

It's only as I'm inviting my friend to lunch that I realize the prospect might not sound that appetizing. ...

September 23, 2014

India's first Mars orbiter

India's first Mars orbiter

September 23, 2014

Ebola death toll climbs to 2,800

The death toll from Ebola in West Africa has now climbed to more than 2,800, with 5,800 cases confirmed...

September 23, 2014


Tweet breaks news of airstrikes

They were 31 characters read, and retweeted, around the world.

September 23, 2014

Spacecraft inches closer to history

To date, only the U.S., Europe and the Soviets have successfully sent spacecraft to Mars, but now an Asian...

September 23, 2014

U.S. airstrikes

The United States and several Arab nations rained bombs on ISIS targets in Syria on Tuesday -- the first...

September 23, 2014


Emma Watson faces backlash

Emma Watson is experiencing the ugly side of advocacy.

September 23, 2014

Golf legend: 'Very difficult to tweet'

Tom Watson has learned plenty in the 21 years since he was last captain of the United States' Ryder Cup golf...

September 23, 2014

Detroit could oust emergency manager Orr this week

Lawyer likely to stay on in a role of authority over the city's bankruptcy case.        

September 23, 2014


Bear kills Rutgers student on hike

A Rutgers University student was attacked and killed by a black bear while he was hiking with friends. ...

September 23, 2014

Christie drops 85 lbs., but thinking big

Gov. Chris Christie, R-New Jersey, remains a viable candidate for 2016. CNN's Dana Bash reports.

September 23, 2014

Emma Watson rebrands feminism

Gayle Lemmon says the question now is how to translate all the high-profile feminizing into real gains...

September 23, 2014


Riding the murder mystery express

It's only as I'm inviting my friend to lunch that I realize the prospect might not sound that appetizing. ...

September 23, 2014

India's first Mars orbiter

India's first Mars orbiter

September 23, 2014

Ebola death toll climbs to 2,800

The death toll from Ebola in West Africa has now climbed to more than 2,800, with 5,800 cases confirmed...

September 23, 2014


Tweet breaks news of airstrikes

They were 31 characters read, and retweeted, around the world.

September 23, 2014

Spacecraft inches closer to history

To date, only the U.S., Europe and the Soviets have successfully sent spacecraft to Mars, but now an Asian...

September 23, 2014

U.S. airstrikes

The United States and several Arab nations rained bombs on ISIS targets in Syria on Tuesday -- the first...

September 23, 2014


Israeli teens' kidnapping

A Palestinian man who Israel says was responsible for the kidnapping and killing of three Israeli teens...

September 23, 2014

Israel shoots down Syrian aircraft over Golan Heights

Military says fighter jet violated its airspace.        

September 23, 2014

Scholar sentenced

Less than a week after a tightly controlled trial, a Chinese court Tuesday found a prominent Uyghur scholar...

September 23, 2014