Ferguson Grand Jury to Reconvene Monday, Group Says

As crews erected barricades Saturday around the building where a grand jury was weighing an indictment...

November 22, 2014

Community Leaders Criticize Police Over Fatal Shooting of Unarmed Brooklyn Man

Two days after the man was shot and killed by a police officer in a housing project, critics of the New York...

November 22, 2014

Bidding in Government Auction of Airwaves Reaches $34 Billion

Prices are likely to rise further because the auction has no definite end and could continue for days...

November 22, 2014


Ferguson: Unlawful Assembly Arrests in Ferguson

More demonstrators were arrested in Ferguson, Mo.

November 22, 2014

Harvard 31, Yale 24: With Perfect Ending, Harvard Beats Yale and Wins Ivy Title

After losing a 17-point lead, the Crimson scored the winning touchdown with 55 seconds left to complete...

November 22, 2014

Roll Over, Mahler: U.S. Orchestras Are Shrinking

The current cost-cutting trend in American orchestras often means management seeks to fill slots with...

November 22, 2014


Christie's Hong Kong Evening Sale Draws $82 Million

Buyers snapped up works by Japanese and Southeast Asian artists at Christie’s evening sale in Hong...

November 22, 2014

G.O.P.-Led Benghazi Inquiry Bolsters Administration

The House Intelligence Committee has joined previous panels in rejecting the most damning accusations...

November 22, 2014

In Iran Talks, U.S. Seeks to Prevent a Covert Weapon

Unstated during negotiations is the fear of a “sneakout,” the risk of a bomb being produced at an undetected...

November 22, 2014


 

What Millennials Love About Pittsburgh

It’s a very good time to be in Pittsburgh if you're a young person (need we really call them "millennials"?)....

November 22, 2014

Obama Orders Expanded U.S. Role in Afghanistan to Avoid Another ISIS

Caught between the promise to end the war in Afghanistan, demands from the Pentagon to carry out the military's...

November 22, 2014

Ferguson Grand Jury Decision not "Imminent"

No decision appears imminent from grand jury in Ferguson case.

November 22, 2014


Cruel Winter Weather Continues to Pound Northern US

Brutal winter weather continues to pound northern parts of the U.S., with deep snow piling up in areas...

November 22, 2014

A New Vocabulary for American Towns

Here are three words, a verb, a noun, and an adjective, which have caught our ears as we’ve traveled...

November 21, 2014

What Obama's Immigration Action Actually Does

The broad executive action on immigration that President Obama announced on Thursday night could shield...

November 21, 2014


 

Will Siri be your pilot?

How comfortable would you be with a pilot flying your airliner with just their voice? CNN took a spin...

November 23, 2014

Obama golfs with Jeter in Vegas

President Obama has traded GOP rancor and late-fall temperatures in Washington for a golf outing with...

November 23, 2014

U.S. extends combat role in Afghanistan

In a policy shift, President Barack Obama has decided to extend the combat role of U.S. forces in Afghanistan...

November 22, 2014


From TV dad to accused predator

How did Bill Cosby go from America's loveable TV dad to an accused sexual predator? CNN's Gary Tuchman...

November 22, 2014

Aca-mazing! The pitch is back

The pitch is back and fans can't aca-believe it.

November 22, 2014

Parapalegic 'walks' for Bronze Star

A paralyzed marine walks with the help of a robotic device. CNN's Kyung Lah reports.

November 22, 2014


 

Can You Learn Nanotechnology Online?

You may remember 2012 as the year Whitney Houston died, or when you donated all that money to the effort...

November 22, 2014

When Private School Tuition Costs More Than College

Tuition for a typical private high school in the Southeast costs a relatively modest $18,900 a year....

November 21, 2014

Photos of the Week: 11/15-11/21

This week we have big wave surfing in Portugal, a Beaujolais wine spa in Japan, a massive floating Christmas...

November 21, 2014


The Economic Case Against Majoring in Fun Things

For many, the reality of student debt doesn’t hit home until you make your first payment. Though you may have...

November 21, 2014

For Most Startup Entrepreneurs, College Isn't That Bad of an Idea

In May 2011, PayPal co-founder and tech mogul Peter Thiel proposed a radical concept. Through his Thiel...

November 20, 2014

Living in War-Torn Syria

For more than three years now, Syrians have endured the loss and hardship caused by a protracted civil...

November 20, 2014