"This is a living creature... you have an obligation to that animal" Jack Hanna reacts to the killing of a healthy giraffe.
Washington's governor has unilaterally imposed a moratorium on capital punishment in his state, saying Tuesday there are "too many doubts" and "too many flaws" raised about its application.
The killings of two Americans by a U.S. drone caused outrage on both the left and right. Now, Peter Bergen says, President Obama is thinking about doing it again. FULL STORY
A ventilator kept Robyn Benson breathing for six weeks so the baby growing inside her could survive. The brain-dead woman died Sunday, a day after doctors delivered her son.
Men's Olympic hockey starts Wednesday. What should we expect from the world's best in Sochi?
If you're an Atlantan making a last-minute grocery run, here's hoping you love corn and asparagus. Because that may be all that's left on shelves after residents stocked up for an ice storm.
If you're an Atlantan making a last-minute grocery run, here's hoping you love corn and asparagus. Because that's all that left on shelves as residents stocked up and hunkered down for an ice storm.
At least six people have been killed in avalanches recently in the West, as the risk of snow slides remains high.
CNN's Erin McLaughlin reports on the short life and death of a boy whose family had apparent mafia connections.
Laura Kassem had tripped before. But this time, she fell hard. She couldn't seem to control her body as she went down, even to protect her face from hitting the concrete sidewalk.
There's a new king in men's halfpipe. Iouri Podladtchikov took the crown from Shaun White.
A divided U.S. House voted Tuesday to let the government borrow enough money to pay its bills for the next year, with less than three dozen of the majority Republicans joining almost all of the minority Democrats to pass the proposal that lacked any deficit-reduction provisions sought by the GOP conservative wing.