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In Brazilian elections, candidates turn to oddball campaign ads to grab voters' attention. Shasta Darlington reports.
The oldest sitting member of Congress was airlifted Saturday following a car accident in his native Texas, though the 91-year-old apparently took the flight in stride -- "joking with paramedics" on his way to Plano, according to his office.
The selfie pandemic -- the cultural Ebola of our networked age -- is going global. It's bad enough that we've had the selfie as the word-of-year, the selfie as a "brilliant and terrible" TV show, the smiling selfie at Auschwitz, the selfie with a suicide as its backdrop and the selfie proudly blocking Rembrandt's most masterful self-portrait.
Michael Smerconish speaks on a New England college's decision to have Mumia Abu-Jamal speak at their commencement.
Seven years ago, Imran Amed started a blog from the living room of his flat in Notting Hill, West London.
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden apologized to Turkey's leader on Saturday for saying that President Recep Erdogan admitted his country had made mistakes allowing foreign fighters to cross into Syria.
Somalia's militant Islamist group al-Shabaab has abandoned its last major stronghold of Barawe, after an assault by Somali and African Union forces, residents and military commanders said.
The U.S. Navy's oldest nuclear aircraft carrier -- the USS Enterprise -- has given a piece of itself to one of the younger carriers in the fleet, the USS Abraham Lincoln.
Guards and workers at the Karnes County Residential Center in Texas sought sexual favors in exchange for money or promises of assistance with their case, lawyers claim.
As fellow family members challenge claims that the first person diagnosed with Ebola in the United States lied about his exposure to the virus, the man's mother rallied around him Friday in describing him as a good person who she just wants to hug again.
As Thomas Eric Duncan remains in isolation at a hospital in Dallas, and American journalist Ashoka Mukpo prepares to be transported home, many are wondering: Will they receive an experimental drug like other Ebola patients treated in the United States?
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Saturday quarantined an international flight in New Jersey after a passenger became ill on the plane, authorities said.
The flag that flew over the U.S. Capitol on September 11, 2001, was destroyed in a fire at the headquarters of the Shanksville, Pennsylvania, memorial to United Airlines Flight 93, the National Park Service said Saturday.
Women detained at an immigrant holding facility in southern Texas allege workers there have sexually abused them.
A man in a hydro bubble was rescued off the coast of Miami after he activated his personal indicating radio beacon .
Bra cam catches oglers eyeing cleavage...but for a good cause. CNN's Jeanne Moos says raise your eyes-and awareness!
Former Haitian dictator Jean-Claude Duvalier died of a heart attack in Port-au-Prince at the age of 63, a family member told CNN Saturday.