Big Ten Shocks with 9 Straight Wins

Things could not have gotten any worse for the Big Ten. The conference's teams were projected to barely...

September 21, 2014

Hundreds of volunteers search for missing University of Virginia student

Nearly 1,000 volunteers, some driven by worry for the safety of their own families, fanned out from the University...

September 21, 2014

GOP Hall of Famer Dole to stump for incumbent Sen. Roberts in home state Kansas

The campaign for incumbent Kansas GOP Sen. Pat Roberts is reaching into the GOP hall of fame to try to win a tight...

September 21, 2014


Afghanistan political rivals reportedly to sign power-sharing deal

Afghanistan's two presidential candidates will sign a power-sharing deal after months of wrangling over...

September 21, 2014

Florida State rallies past Clemson in overtime without Winston - Report: Ravens tried to bury Rice video

September 21, 2014

BATTLE FOR KANSAS GOP legend Dole to stump for incumbent Roberts

Dem rep under fire over video with lewd reference to Maine GOP senatorBush son rips GOP ad claiming father's...

September 21, 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


Day 9 Begins in Hunt for Trooper Slaying Suspect

Day 9 begins in hunt for trooper slaying suspect; residents allowed home but caution advised

September 21, 2014

4 of 5 Inmates Are Captured After Escape From California Jail

The five men escaped from the Madera County Jail near Fresno on Friday night and were considered “armed...

September 21, 2014

Today in History

Today in History

September 21, 2014


U.S. Criticizes Efforts to Intimidate Times Reporter in Turkey

The correspondent has been attacked online and denounced as a traitor after publication of an article...

September 21, 2014

Pope Chooses a Moderate for Chicago Archbishop

Pope names moderate Bishop Cupich to lead Chicago archdiocese, succeeding Cardinal George

September 21, 2014

Activists Taking to the Streets for Climate Change 'Call to Action'

Organizers for the People's Climate March are hoping the demonstration will influence the United Nation's...

September 21, 2014


New York Vows to Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Its Buildings by 80% by 2050

The de Blasio administration will announce a plan to cut greenhouse gas emissions from city buildings...

September 21, 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

California Authorities Catch 4 of 5 Jail Escapees

Authorities capture 4 men who escaped from central California jail, 1 still at large

September 20, 2014


U.S. Suspects More Direct Threats Beyond ISIS

A Syrian group led by a former member of Osama bin Laden’s inner circle is seen as more dangerous than...

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


On Pro Football: Regardless of Defeats, Coughlin Won’t Lose His Passion

Giants Coach Tom Coughlin has not only endured adversity but also become the paternalistic coaching face...

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


Gov. Brown signs bills promoting bike paths

Gov. Jerry Brown on Saturday signed into law two measures aimed at helping cities and counties expand...

September 21, 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


Captive's wife begs ISIS to free him

British hostage Alan Henning's wife pleaded with ISIS to release him, saying her husband was only in Syria...

September 21, 2014

Obama aims at campus sex crimes

The Obama administration is launching a big new offensive: Combating sexual assault on college campuses. ...

September 21, 2014

Did frat put 'date rape' drug in drinks?

A University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee fraternity is being investigated on suspicion that members put "date...

September 21, 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

Hostage's wife pleads with ISIS

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

White House intruder had knife

The man who on Friday scaled a fence and ran into the White House carried a folding knife with a 3½-inch...

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


Captive's wife begs ISIS to free him

British hostage Alan Henning's wife pleaded with ISIS to release him, saying her husband was only in Syria...

September 21, 2014

Obama aims at campus sex crimes

The Obama administration is launching a big new offensive: Combating sexual assault on college campuses. ...

September 21, 2014

Did frat put 'date rape' drug in drinks?

A University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee fraternity is being investigated on suspicion that members put "date...

September 21, 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

Hostage's wife pleads with ISIS

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

White House intruder had knife

The man who on Friday scaled a fence and ran into the White House carried a folding knife with a 3½-inch...

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