Bighorn Sheep Dies After Escaping From LA Zoo

Bighorn sheep bolts from Los Angeles Zoo, dies after being struck by driver near Griffith Park

November 23, 2014

Obama Immigration Plan Good, Not Great for Economy

Economists say broader immigration overhaul would drive more growth than Obama's actions

November 23, 2014

For Some Fans, Accusations of Rape Crumble Bill Cosby’s Wholesome Image

The change in Mr. Cosby’s image from best-known father to accused serial abuser has caused discomfort...

November 23, 2014


In Ferguson, Preparation and Anticipation as Grand Jury Decision Nears

On Saturday, workers erected barriers around the St. Louis County Police Headquarters as the area awaited...

November 23, 2014

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

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


 

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

Half of Americans Think Climate Change Is a Sign of the Apocalypse

Snowmageddon, snowpocalypse, snowzilla, just snow. Superstorm Sandy, receding shorelines, and more. Hurricanes...

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

Ted Cruz: Confused About Cicero

For better than two millennia, politicians have invoked classical Greek and Roman literature to construct,...

November 21, 2014


 

Family starts drive to save their pit bull

A Louisiana family is fighting to protect its beloved pit bull from a "vicious dogs" ordinance.

November 23, 2014

UVA suspends all fraternities

The University of Virginia is suspending all fraternities and associated parties until January 9 following...

November 23, 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


New problem<br> for buried Buffalo

Some 7 feet of snow that fell in parts of Buffalo this week will begin to melt this weekend. And now the whole...

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


 

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