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Michael Dunn concedes it doesn't make sense he never called police after fatally shooting a teenager at a Jacksonville, Florida, gas station, but said Tuesday he wasn't in a rational state of mind -- not immediately after the killing, not hours later, not the next day when police questioned him.
Australian scientists have dated a star thought to be the oldest yet discovered, and it's right in our neighborhood -- astronomically speaking.
At least six people have been killed in avalanches recently in the West, as the risk of snow slides remains high.
Days before the instructions by Vice Adm. William McRaven, the conservative activist group Judicial Watch had filed a FOIA request for the photos, according to the group's president.
With yet another viral video promotion meant to scare New York's pedestrians, Anderson Cooper asks, "Why not Cleveland?"
The state dinner is Washington's top fete. And over the years, the Obama administration has weathered the party crashing Salahis — an incident which launched congressional scrutiny of White House security -- and a dinner-canceling snub from the Brazilian President last year after learning the United States was spying on her government.
In August 1974, editors of the Journal of the American Medical Association contacted the doctor who had developed a new method to save someone from choking -- then a major cause of death in the United States.
Samuel L. Jackson took a Los Angeles entertainment reporter to task Monday after the reporter appeared to confuse the actor for Laurence Fishburne.
Forecasters are calling it a storm of "historic proportions," with ice that will bring down power lines and leave much of the region dark. Plus, the roads will turn into virtual skating rinks.
From Louisiana to Virginia, the Southeast is preparing to be swaddled in a paralyzing blanket of ice and snow that could leave huge chunks of the region cold, slick and in the dark.
"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
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.
CNN's Erin McLaughlin reports on the short life and death of a boy whose family had apparent mafia connections.