Report: Five People Contract Ebola Every Hour in Sierra Leone

International health organizations working to combat the breakneck pace at which the Ebola virus is spreading...

October 2, 2014

NY high school football player dies after collision - Student who ran on Ohio State field loses scholarship - VIDEO: Ohio State coach body slams fan on field

October 2, 2014

Tesla's Elon Musk is ready to show us the "D"

And then some.

October 2, 2014


Transsexual Demands Taxpayer Funded Change BACK Into A Man

A transsexual who began life as a man, then had a £10,000 operation to become a woman, has now demanded...

October 2, 2014

UK Jihadists Better Educated and Richer than Those from Europe

UK jihadists are richer, better educated and have fewer criminal convictions than those from other European...

October 2, 2014

Fla. man collects $21G in coins, donates to animal shelter

October 2, 2014


Wait Goes On for the Next Big Same-Sex-Marriage Case

The wait for a definitive statement from the Supreme Court on same-sex marriage goes on. The high court...

October 2, 2014

Is Support for Gay Marriage Dropping? Don’t Count On It

Last week, a Pew Research Center poll showed a 5-point drop in support for same-sex marriage between...

October 2, 2014

Meet the Former Bike Executive Who Could Crush Scott Walker's White House Dreams

This March, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker launched what, in the post-Citizens United era, amounts to a de facto...

October 2, 2014


Watch: Following the Trial of a Suspected Arsonist

A ride-along with Spokane Police investigating more than two dozen fires.

October 2, 2014

City Would Stop Honoring Many Immigrant Detainment Orders

A proposal announced on Thursday by New York City Council would prohibit the police from enforcing federal...

October 2, 2014

Member of Warren Jeffs' FLDS Sect Sentenced to 90-Days in Jail for Abusing Boys Sent to His Home by Mormon Parents for Disobedience

A member of Warren Jeffs' polygamous sect in Idaho was sentenced to 90 days in jail after admitting to abusing...

October 2, 2014


2012 Ford Focus Steering Tops List of Vehicle Issues

For the second time the 2012 Ford Focus tops an auto safety watch list amid complaints and reports of injury...

October 2, 2014

Crude Oil Prices Continue Decline, Dropping to Lowest Levels Since 2012

The main international benchmark fell about 2 percent, and the American equivalent dropped below $90 a barrel.

October 2, 2014

Emirates Expansion Opens Up New Trade Routes in Africa

After a wave of Africans set up business in Dubai in the past decade to trade with the continent, Dubai...

October 2, 2014


California Teens Arrested in 920 Chicken Deaths

4 teens arrested on suspicion of using golf club to kill 920 chickens at ranch in California

October 2, 2014

Atheist Group Says Hobby Lobby Family Is 'Threat' to US; Sees Bible Museum as Attempt to 'Influence Congress'

The controversial Museum of the Bible, a project spearheaded by Hobby Lobby President Steve Green, is scheduled...

October 2, 2014

How Our Moods Shape Our Minds

In April this year, scientists from Georgia Tech and Yahoo Labs reported that something strange was manipulating...

October 2, 2014


Fight Ebola Before It Spreads

October 2, 2014

FCC Has No Business Regulating Name of a Football Team

October 2, 2014

U.N. Reports at Least 26,000 Civilian Casualties in Iraq Conflict This Year

The toll has accelerated in recent weeks as Islamic State fighters have seized territory in northern...

October 2, 2014


California Bishops File Complaint Against State Abortion Coverage Mandate, Gender Selection

The California Catholic Conference filed a complaint Wednesday against the state's mandate that Catholic...

October 2, 2014

Sears to Sell Most of Stake in Canada Unit to Boost Liquidity

Sears unveiled a new liquidity measure, this time involving a plan to sell off most of its 51% stake...

October 2, 2014

First Draft: Today in Politics

A group backed by the billionaire Koch brothers is shifting tactics in several of the most competitive...

October 2, 2014


Obama's back-to-basics speech: Economy is better than you think

President Obama aims to highlight the strides the economy has made in a Chicago speech Thursday. It could...

October 2, 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...

October 2, 2014

Gov. Brown blocks expansion of injury leaves for emergency workers

Gov. Jerry Brown has vetoed two little-noticed bills that would have expanded a special injury leave...

October 2, 2014


Campus sex crime reports rise as federal scrutiny grows

The number of sex crimes reported at some California colleges rose in 2013 from the previous year, according...

October 2, 2014

L.A. council candidate received, then swore off developer donations

At a forum Tuesday night in Hollywood, nearly a dozen candidates vying to replace termed-out Los Angeles...

October 2, 2014

Santa Barbara aftermath: how California is breaking new ground on gun control (+video)

With a law signed by Gov. Jerry Brown yesterday, the state becomes the first in the country to allow...

October 2, 2014


Free of repercussions, Brown confounds friends and foes on bills

Gov. Jerry Brown waded through many hundreds of bills last month in the political freedom that comes...

October 1, 2014

Santa Barbara aftermath: how California is breaking new ground on gun control

With a law signed by Gov. Jerry Brown yesterday, the state becomes the first in the country to allow...

October 1, 2014

Hilary Potashner appointed federal public defender for L.A. region

The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals has appointed a career public defender to the post of federal public...

October 1, 2014


Gift limits vetoed by Gov. Brown would have affected him little

In vetoing a bill restricting gifts to elected officials, Gov. Jerry Brown was acting on a measure that...

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


... failure to reveal was likely 'final straw'

There had been "growing concern" about former U.S. Secret Service Director Julia Pierson's leadership...

October 2, 2014

Court sidesteps gay marriage, for now

The Supreme Court is staying silent -- for now -- on whether it will review the constitutionality of same-sex...

October 2, 2014

'Osama bin Laden,' 'Jesus' on ballot

In Brazilian elections, candidates turn to oddball campaign ads to grab voters' attention. Shasta Darlington...

October 2, 2014


The Bronx: Where Poe hung out

About 8.4 million people can rightfully call themselves New Yorkers, according to 2013 census data. There...

October 2, 2014

Drone gets up close to erupting volcano

Drone footage captures Iceland's Bárdarbunga volcano erupting. It was too dangerous to be approached...

October 2, 2014

Why Hong Kong, China are at odds

Jim Sciutto explains the relationship between China and Hong Kong and explores the "one country, two systems"...

October 2, 2014


Surf legend: World is a scary place now

He grew up in a surfing party town on the U.S. "space coast" and has conquered waves in some of the world's...

October 2, 2014

Report: N. Korea completes upgrade at space center

New images of North Korea's main satellite launch site show that an upgrade allowing for larger rockets...

October 2, 2014

FAA: Upgrading air-traffic control will reduce disruptions

Upgrading air-traffic control may reduce flight disruptions        

October 2, 2014


World's best urban resorts

You're in town for business and have a few hours between meetings.

October 2, 2014

North Korea's human rights system

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

October 2, 2014

W. House intrusion may be on video

A man who jumped the White House fence allegedly knocked over a female officer at the mansion's double...

October 2, 2014


... failure to reveal was likely 'final straw'

There had been "growing concern" about former U.S. Secret Service Director Julia Pierson's leadership...

October 2, 2014

Court sidesteps gay marriage, for now

The Supreme Court is staying silent -- for now -- on whether it will review the constitutionality of same-sex...

October 2, 2014

'Osama bin Laden,' 'Jesus' on ballot

In Brazilian elections, candidates turn to oddball campaign ads to grab voters' attention. Shasta Darlington...

October 2, 2014


The Bronx: Where Poe hung out

About 8.4 million people can rightfully call themselves New Yorkers, according to 2013 census data. There...

October 2, 2014

Drone gets up close to erupting volcano

Drone footage captures Iceland's Bárdarbunga volcano erupting. It was too dangerous to be approached...

October 2, 2014

Why Hong Kong, China are at odds

Jim Sciutto explains the relationship between China and Hong Kong and explores the "one country, two systems"...

October 2, 2014


Surf legend: World is a scary place now

He grew up in a surfing party town on the U.S. "space coast" and has conquered waves in some of the world's...

October 2, 2014

Report: N. Korea completes upgrade at space center

New images of North Korea's main satellite launch site show that an upgrade allowing for larger rockets...

October 2, 2014

FAA: Upgrading air-traffic control will reduce disruptions

Upgrading air-traffic control may reduce flight disruptions        

October 2, 2014


World's best urban resorts

You're in town for business and have a few hours between meetings.

October 2, 2014

North Korea's human rights system

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

October 2, 2014

W. House intrusion may be on video

A man who jumped the White House fence allegedly knocked over a female officer at the mansion's double...

October 2, 2014


New mom sues lab over mix-up

A woman, the mother of a biracial child, is suing a sperm bank for giving her sperm from the wrong donor. ...

October 2, 2014

Turkey voting as ISIS closes in

As ISIS militants close on Turkey, a NATO member and U.S. ally, its Parliament is expected to vote today...

October 2, 2014

Voter registration in Ferguson surges after Brown killing

Registration has surged since the Michael Brown shooting.        

October 2, 2014