Losing the War on Coal: One Virginia town's painful decline

Roger Whited doesn’t have to think back too far to remember when Main Street was alive with bustling...

October 20, 2014

Toxic: People Head For The Exits As Obama Speaks At Campaign Rally In Maryland

Multiple media sources are reporting that at a campaign rally in Maryland, Sunday, crowds dispersed early...

October 20, 2014

BATTLE FOR KOBANI US defies Turkey with drop of arms, ammo to Kurds

VIDEO: A look at the rise of ISIS VIDEO: Are cracks showing in the anti-ISIS coalition? 'Dragon's Egg':...

October 20, 2014


Report: Expelled Nazis paid millions in Social Security

October 20, 2014

Dozens of expelled Nazis reportedly paid millions in Social Security

Dozens of suspected Nazi war criminals and SS guards collected millions of dollars in Social Security...

October 20, 2014

United States of Hollywood Diplomacy #sarcasm

I figured it out. America is now engaged in Hollywood diplomacy. #Diplomacy was a 140 character failure...

October 20, 2014


CIDRAP Director: Two Ebola Possibilities That 'Should Keep Us up at Night'

Michael T. Osterholm, director of the Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy at the University...

October 20, 2014

Mom says 10-year-old bullied after cutting hair short to donate to charity

Heidi Fosburg pulled her daughter out of her school, Pathway School of Discovery in Dayton, after she said...

October 20, 2014

Lake Tahoe Water Level Lowest in Five Years, Increases Farmers Plight

Water levels at Lake Tahoe have dipped below its natural rim for the first time in five years as a result...

October 19, 2014


Full Episode: This Week 10/19: The Battle Against Ebola Continues

Guests: Judge Clay Jenkins, Dr. Anthony Fauci, Tavis Smiley, Mary Matalin, Stephanie Schriock, Bill Kristol

October 20, 2014

North Carolina Voters Must Pick Between Negatives

Al Hunt, Bloomberg...

October 20, 2014

First Draft: Obama to Vote Monday, and His Ballot Is No Secret

October 20, 2014


Bhutto’s Son Tries to Revive the Pakistan Peoples Party’s Fortunes

Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, 26, tried to reclaim the legacy of his mother with a huge rally in the southern...

October 20, 2014

Cowboys 31, Giants 21: Injuries Catch Up to Giants as the Cowboys Break Away

The Giants, embarrassed last week, showed a renewed sense of vitality and proficiency, but the Cowboys...

October 20, 2014

10 Things to Know for Monday

10 Things to Know for Monday

October 20, 2014


Officials Say Man May Have Killed Stepdaughter, 3, Over Soiled Pants

Investigators said the suspect, Kelsey Smith, had routinely been watching the children of his new wife...

October 20, 2014

The New Victims of China’s War on Corruption

China is in the midst of a scorching campaign against government corruption, but its system of investigation...

October 20, 2014

Back on Trail, Obama Aids Maryland Democrat

The president urged the mostly African-American crowd of 8,000 to shake off any midterm malaise and show...

October 19, 2014


Is money still speech? Yes, as constitutional amendment bid fails in Senate.

An effort to give Congress new power over campaign finance ended when the proposed amendment didn't clear...

October 20, 2014

L.A. officials reach tentative deal with firefighters union on pay

Los Angeles officials have reached a tentative salary agreement with the city's firefighters union that...

October 20, 2014

Los Angeles officials reach tentative salary deal with firefighters

Los Angeles officials have reached a tentative salary agreement with the city’s firefighters’ union...

October 19, 2014


An experienced Jerry Brown vows to build on what he's already done

Making a case for reelection, Gov. Jerry Brown said in an interview that he would hold the line on state...

October 19, 2014

Costly, nasty battle rages in San Diego race for Congress

In its third editorial endorsing Republican congressional candidate Carl DeMaio over Democratic incumbent...

October 18, 2014

L.A. Unified says it believes Deasy acted ethically on iPads

As part of its settlement this week with former schools Supt. John Deasy, the Los Angeles Board of Education...

October 18, 2014


Inside world's worst Ebola outbreak

A doctor at a government-run Ebola center in Monrovia doesn't mince words: "Life is rough and then you die." ...

October 20, 2014

Parts Unknown Tanzania Sneak Peek

Get a sneak peek at Anthony Bourdain's next adventure in Tanzania. The CNN Original Series "Anthony Bourdain...

October 20, 2014

At least 21 die in Baghdad bombing

A suicide bombing in a predominately Shia area of Baghdad has left 21 people dead and 25 people injured,...

October 20, 2014


Comet Siding Spring buzzes Mars

The comet Siding Spring whizzed within 87,000 miles of Mars on Sunday -- close enough to the Red Planet...

October 19, 2014

Slipping and sliding down a volcano

On some forgotten day in 2004, Cerro Negro, a soot-colored volcano in Nicaragua, was host to an unusual...

October 19, 2014

Death toll climbs in search for hikers

The grim search for missing hikers and bodies buried under snow continued Saturday against the dramatic...

October 19, 2014