Two in Five New Mothers in Switzerland are Foreigners

Nearly two in five babies born in Switzerland last year were born to foreign mothers, a Swiss governmental...

October 2, 2014

Sofia just doesn't age

October 2, 2014

Neighbors can be deadly?

October 2, 2014


Farage Calls for Lord Hill to Quit Privy Council over City Remarks

Lord Hill, the government's nomination of European commissioner, showed whose side he would be on as he faced...

October 2, 2014

Patient with possible Ebola symptoms in isolation unit at Hawaii hospital

Hawaii health officials said late Wednesday that a person showing possible symptoms of the Ebola virus...

October 2, 2014

China warns Hong Kong protesters of 'chaos' - Rallies in US cities back Hong Kong demonstrators

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

Is the Social Justice Movement Failing Society?

In recent times, there has been a big push for social justice. But What happens when the pursuit of social...

October 2, 2014

Australian Man Arrested for Funding US Terrorist

Australian police arrested a 23-year-old man Tuesday for providing money to a U.S. citizen fighting with...

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 American and allied warplanes conduct a campaign to contain...

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

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

Sandy Hook School Bomb Scare 'Low to No Threat'

School superintendent says Sandy Hook school bomb scare considered 'low to no threat'

October 2, 2014


City Room: New York Today: Making the Grades

Thursday: a city of report cards, more moody weather, and the mayor’s house for rent.

October 2, 2014

10 Things to Know for Today

10 Things to Know for Today

October 2, 2014

BOE Seeks New Powers Over Housing

The BOE asked the government for powerful new tools to curb real-estate lending, underscoring concern...

October 2, 2014


Music Review: At Carnegie Hall Opening, Delving Into Levity’s Layers

The Berlin Philharmonic opened a new season with a program that seemed as if it had been planned to be short...

October 2, 2014

China Molybdenum Considers Expansion

China Molybdenum is seeking to increase the life of its recently acquired Australian copper-and-gold...

October 2, 2014

History Fight Coming to a Head in Suburban Denver

Denver area school board could decide fate of US history review behind student protests

October 2, 2014


Satellite Shows North Korea Has Upgraded Launch Station

Completion of the yearlong project would give North Korea a facility to test its intercontinental ballistic...

October 2, 2014

College Is Ripping You Off

Thomas Frank, SalonWhen we reach the end of high school, we approach the next life, the university life,...

October 2, 2014

Man, Hostage Dead After Southern Calif. Standoff

Deputies shoot man, find hostage dead in Southern California standoff; 2 small children safe

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


See amazing close-up of 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

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 votes today </br>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


Who will be top 10 CNN Heroes?

Ten everyday people will be recognized Thursday for their remarkable efforts to make the world a better...

October 2, 2014

Sabrina's dad: She's in pretty bad shape

Sabrina Allen, a Texas girl allegedly kidnapped by her noncustodial mother 12 years ago, was recovered...

October 2, 2014

Drone searches for Hannah Graham

The search for missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham now includes the use of an aerial...

October 2, 2014


See amazing close-up of 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

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 votes today </br>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


Who will be top 10 CNN Heroes?

Ten everyday people will be recognized Thursday for their remarkable efforts to make the world a better...

October 2, 2014

Sabrina's dad: She's in pretty bad shape

Sabrina Allen, a Texas girl allegedly kidnapped by her noncustodial mother 12 years ago, was recovered...

October 2, 2014

Drone searches for Hannah Graham

The search for missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham now includes the use of an aerial...

October 2, 2014


Iran postpones woman's execution

The hanging of an Iranian woman, convicted of murder in a killing that human rights groups called self-defense...

October 1, 2014

Who is the Ebola patient?

Days after arriving from Liberia, Thomas Eric Duncan twice went to a Dallas hospital after falling ill....

October 1, 2014

Why Kansas City is making noise

Mike Downey says long-suffering fans, waiting for good playoff news since 1985, finally get something...

October 1, 2014