US AG sets news conference on BP spill settlement

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder will speak in New Orleans about the government's $4.5 billion settlement with BP over the massive 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of..
Read More

Superstorm Sandy pushes US jobless claims to 439K

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Cameron Keir

WASHINGTON (AP) - Superstorm Sandy drove the number of people seeking unemployment benefits up to a seasonally adjusted 439,000 last week, the highest level in 18 months. &nbs..
Read More

China unveils new top leaders

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The small group of people who will set the agenda for China for the next decade is expected to be unveiled to the world on Thursday after months of secretive bargaining and abundant speculation.
Read More

Buffett says fiscal cliff won't trigger recession

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lee

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Investor Warren Buffett says there won't be a recession if Congress can't resolve the so-called fiscal cliff before the automatic tax increases and spending cuts..
Read More

Palestinians ask U.N. Security Council to stop Israel

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lee

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - Palestinian officials are asking the U.N. Security Council to act to halt Israel's military operation in Gaza. In a closed-door meeting of the Council on..
Read More

James Holmes court hearing rescheduled

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lee

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) - A court hearing for the man charged with the Colorado movie theater killings has been postponed after his attorneys said Wednesday that he had been taken t..
Read More

Woman's death prompts abortion debate in Ireland

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Ireland\'s strict anti-abortion laws are under fire after an Indian woman living there died after being refused an abortion last month.
Read More

Man charged in Los Angeles bus rape

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A man has been charged with raping an 18-year-old mentally disabled woman in the back of a Los Angeles County transit bus last week.    Prosecutor..
Read More

Documents: Money woes for Fla. family in scandal

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - When news vans camped outside her stately home, a Florida socialite tied to the Gen. David Petraeus sex scandal fell back on her informal credentials as a social..
Read More

Belize police urge software founder to appear

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

BELIZE CITY (AP) - Police urged software company founder John McAfee on Tuesday to come in for questioning and help solve the killing of his neighbor on the Caribbean island where ..
Read More

6.1-magnitude quake strikes Chile

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) - A strong 6.1-magnitude earthquake has struck off Chile's central-north area, but authorities say no injuries or damage are reported.    The U...
Read More

Tampa socialite's base pass suspended

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - The military has suspended the Air Force base pass of the Tampa socialite who sparked an ongoing sex scandal.    Pentagon spokesman Lt. Col. Steven..
Read More

San Francisco area drivers 1st with algae biofuel

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. (AP) - Drivers in the San Francisco Bay Area are the first in the nation to fill up their gas tanks with an algae-based biofuel.    The San Fran..
Read More

Obama: No evidence of security breach in scandal

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama said Wednesday he has seen no evidence that national security was threatened by the widening sex scandal that ensnared his former CIA direc..
Read More

France goes after fatty snacks with 'Nutella tax'

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PARIS (AP) - First the French government went after the rich. Now it has it in for Nutella.    Despite an outcry in support of the beloved chocolate and hazelnut spr..
Read More

Obama withholding judgment on Petraeus process

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama says he's withholding judgment on the timing of the revelations that his CIA director was under investigation for a possible national secur..
Read More

Ex-comptroller pleads guilty in $53 million scam

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) - A longtime bookkeeper pleaded guilty Wednesday to allegations she embezzled more than $50 million from a small city in Illinois to fund a lavish lifestyle tha..
Read More

Obama pressing business and labor on fiscal cliff

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - In a challenge to Republicans, President Barack Obama urged Congress on Wednesday to extend expiring tax cuts immediately for all but the nation's highest income ..
Read More

Syrian warplanes pound targets near Turkey

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

As Syrian government warplanes operated uncomfortably close to Turkey\'s border again Wednesday, U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton backed up American support for the opposition by adding to Washington\'s humanitarian aid.
Read More

Join a Hero, help change the world

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

This year\'s top 10 CNN Heroes are working hard to make a difference in the world, and you can help by donating to their causes through Google.
Read More

Log In
Already a member?
Register
Sign up to contribute your own photos, videos and articles or comment on articles
First name is required and must be letters only.
Last name is required and must letters only.
An email address is required.
A password is required.
A password confirmation is required.
×