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Planes, chains and automobiles: Chris Brown's miserable trip to trial

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 4:45pm
Chris Brown's trip to face trial in Washington will be on the Justice Department's "Con Air" prisoner airline, not on a private jet or a first class commercial ticket as the singer hoped.
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What is it about Fort Hood?

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 4:43pm
Soldier-on-soldier violence leaves four dead, including the gunman. It's a scene that's becoming all too familiar at Fort Hood: They survived war, only to be killed at home.
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CIA misleads us on torture

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 4:26pm
Christopher Anders of the ACLU says that the Senate Intelligence Committee -- and the American people -- are being bamboozled again by the Central Intelligence Agency, unless President Barack Obama puts a leash on an unchecked CIA.
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People understand with stories

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 4:24pm
Carol Costello says she and many journalists loathe asking grieving family members to go on camera, and yet sometimes it serves a purpose
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U.S. gets new atomic clock

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 4:16pm
Timekeeping in the United States, which was already a pretty precise science involving lasers and atomic particles, just got even more exact.
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Why wasn't du Pont heir jailed?

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 4:13pm
Mel Robbins says the outrage of a wealthy man doing zero jail time in the rape of his own daughter because he would "not fare well" shows a justice system blind to its failure
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Why the Economist magazine says U.S. airports are 'awful'

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 1:39pm
The Economist is latest to dogpile on the reputation of U.S. airports; one industry leader says he knows why.
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Money gets louder in politics

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 1:31pm
Sally Kohn says the Supreme Court's McCutcheon ruling will allow unlimited spending to influence our nation's political process even more.
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Meet the fastest flying woman

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 1:03pm
Ellen Brennan is the only female competitor in the World Wingsuit League.
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3-D printing frontier: Human organs

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 1:03pm
The emerging process of 3-D printing, which uses computer-created digital models to create real-world objects, has produced everything from toys to jewelry to food.
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Goodyear tests bigger 'blimp'

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 1:03pm
It's a new era for Goodyear's iconic blimp. You could call it the Age of the Zeppelin. Cue the guitars!
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Washington landslide death toll rises to 30

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 12:59pm
Another body has been recovered from last month's landslide in rural Washington state, raising the death toll to 30, Snohomish County medical examiner's office said Thursday.
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Fort Hood shooter was being treated for mental health issues

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 3:12am
The U.S. military is not ready to identify the man who opened fire at the Fort Hood base in Texas on Wednesday.
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Source: Active shooter at Fort Hood

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 7:54pm
There is an active shooter at the sprawling central Texas base of Fort Hood, a source at Fort Hood told CNN on Wednesday.
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Who's to blame for Washington state landslide?

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 7:47pm
Uncomfortable questions dwell on whether the very lifeblood of rural Washington state towns -- from development to logging -- may have a role in the disaster.
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Campaign money: what's next?

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 5:01pm
Jeffrey Toobin says the Supreme Court got rid of limits on the total amount you can give political campaigns in an election season, but kept the limit on what you can give to one candidate. What's next?
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How to go on after sudden loss

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 4:55pm
Tragic events like a landslide or a missing plane present profound, not-well-understood challenges for those who survive sudden loss.
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Why Ebony wronged RNC

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 4:53pm
Tara Wall of the Republican National Committee feels that diversity of ideas is just as important as racial differences. She responds to the recent uproar over Ebony magazine and one editor's Twitter comments.
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Chile's big quake is not California's fault, scientists say

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 4:34pm
The powerful 8.2-magnitude earthquake that struck northern Chile on Tuesday night came after a series of quakes had shaken the Los Angeles area in recent weeks.
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'Honey badger' guy's new video

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 3:11pm
Chances are you've heard of the honey badger; you know that it "don't give a sh**" about the bees that are stinging its face, and you know it "don't care" about that cobra that's poised for attack. And if you know all of that, it's probably because you're one of 66.4 million people who have watched the 2011 viral video called "The Crazy Nastyass Honey Badger," by a sassy nature lover.
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