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

Family: Conditions improve for ex-Marine held in Iran

September 23, 2014

Tim McGraw: My wild night with Kid Rock

One of the bonus tracks on Tim McGraw's 'Sundown Heaven Town' album is a duet with Kid Rock called 'Lincoln...

September 23, 2014


The Democrats' Big Money Donor Hypocrisy

Per a new Politico report, "Democrats love to cast Republicans as the party of big money, beholden...

September 23, 2014

Scott Brown Breaks With NH GOP on Abortion

After the New Hampshire Republican Party adopted a platform that supports “the pre-born child’s...

September 23, 2014

'The Big Bang Theory' season premiere recap: Sheldon returns

It's been 45 days since Penny and Leonard said goodbye to Sheldon at the train station and when we first...

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

Half of Americans Believe Gay Sex Is a Sin

This has been a big year for gay rights in America. In state after state, either judges or voters have...

September 22, 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 founder Jack Ma jumped to the top of an annual survey of the richest people in China, leading...

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 shares on the London Stock Exchange in October.

September 23, 2014

Israeli Forces Kill 2 Suspects in Killing of Jewish Teenagers

A military spokesman said that Marwan Qawasmeh and Amer Abu Aisha were believed to have been killed in a shootout...

September 23, 2014


AP Exclusive: Brazil Says No to Global Forest Plan

AP Exclusive: Brazil won't sign onto to global plan to save forests, says it wasn't consulted

September 23, 2014

Today in History

Today in History

September 23, 2014

Manufacturers Back Fuel Tax Review

Manufacturers say congested or poorly maintained highways are undermining productivity and driving up their...

September 23, 2014


Candidates Adjust Strategies to Natl Security Crises

Alex Roarty, NJIn Arkansas, Democrats thought Tom Cotton's hawkishness would be a major vulnerability....

September 23, 2014

Watch: ISIS Stronghold Believed to Be Target of US Airstrikes

US only non-Arab nation involved in airstrikes on targets in Syria, Pentagon says.

September 23, 2014

How Startups View Alibaba as an Active Investor

Alibaba Group Holdings Ltd. is more than an enormous e-commerce conglomerate that just held history's...

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


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., Arab nations join in attack

The attack started with 47 Tomahawk missiles launched from the sea, a senior U.S. military official told...

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


Scholar sentenced

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

September 23, 2014

Don't try this at home

In the world of diving, this is as good as it gets.

September 23, 2014

Climate change protest on Wall Street

Protesters flood Wall Street over climate change. CNN's Alison Kosik reports.

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., Arab nations join in attack

The attack started with 47 Tomahawk missiles launched from the sea, a senior U.S. military official told...

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


Scholar sentenced

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

September 23, 2014

Don't try this at home

In the world of diving, this is as good as it gets.

September 23, 2014

Climate change protest on Wall Street

Protesters flood Wall Street over climate change. CNN's Alison Kosik reports.

September 23, 2014


Climate change first up at U.N. summit

President Obama will ask world leaders at the U.N. Climate Summit to work toward a "strong global framework...

September 23, 2014

Kris Jenner files for divorce

Kris Jenner made official what has been speculated for months -- that her marriage to Bruce Jenner is over. ...

September 23, 2014

Derek Jeter: A career in pinstripes

Photos: Derek Jeter's life, career

September 23, 2014