Skip to main content

National News

UVA pledges zero-tolerance policy in rape cases

CNN - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 16:36
The University of Virginia has adopted a zero-tolerance policy for handling rape and sexual assault cases.
Categories: National News

Man shows off his successful double-arm transplant

CNN - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 09:07
A 40-year-old quad amputee was all thank you's at a news conference Tuesday at a Boston area hospital as he showed off his two new arm transplants.
Categories: National News

Tense night in Ferguson

CNN - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 09:03
Police said 44 people were arrested overnight in Ferguson, where the tension got thicker with each tick of the clock.
Categories: National News

Look at me! 21 selfies of the week

CNN - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 07:09
Categories: National News

Could a form of sugar treat deadly disease?

CNN - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 04:39
Big wooden planters full of ripe tomatoes. Homemade pickles. Over good wine and grilled steak at the home of Chris and Hugh Hempel, in the hills around Reno, Nevada, the conversation turns to biomedical research and genetics.
Categories: National News

Mike Rowe: coffee pro

CNN - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 04:38
Mike is introduced to coffee cupping, a taste evaluation based on the bean's region, country, farm and crop. See 12/3 9p
Categories: National News

'Sad' Christmas tree will stay put

CNN - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 04:37
The 50-foot Christmas tree decorating downtown Reading, Pennsylvania, was supposed to spread holiday cheer, but instead it made some residents unhappy.
Categories: National News

UVA case shows colleges' tolerance for rape culture

CNN - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 04:34
John Foubert says suspending fraternities after Rolling Stone article alleging gang rape is not enough. Colleges must create a culture that reliably prevents rape and punishes rapists.
Categories: National News

Two Minnesota men charged accused of supporting ISIS

CNN - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 04:29
Two Minnesota men face criminal charges in connection with terrorist activities by the Syrian group ISIL, according to a federal criminal complaint filed in Minneapolis.
Categories: National News

'Black lives matter,' protesters insist in fresh round of Ferguson demos

CNN - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 22:59
Hours after protests over the grand jury decision in Michael Brown's death rocked Ferguson, Missouri, people across the country took to the streets to voice their anger again Tuesday.
Categories: National News

Streets of Ferguson smolder

CNN - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 20:50
This is what Ferguson looked like Tuesday morning.
Categories: National News

Possible reprieve for Louisiana family's beloved pit bull

CNN - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 15:56
A Louisiana family may have won a reprieve in its fight to protect its beloved pit bull from a local "vicious dogs" ordinance.
Categories: National News

Major storm expected to snarl Thanksgiving holiday travel

CNN - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 10:31
If you're heading to the East Coast this Thanksgiving holiday, you may want to get an early start. A big storm may impact your travel plans.
Categories: National News

'A thousand Fergusons across America'

CNN - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 10:08
Some people here just wanted the drama to end. Others say it can never end, not as long as a white cop can shoot an unarmed black teenager to death without consequences.
Categories: National News

See U.S. Navy's drone-killing laser

CNN - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 09:39
The U.S. Navy is deploying a secret weapon to the Persian Gulf: A laser cannon that can bring down drones and ships.
Categories: National News

Plea deal in 'stand your ground' case

CNN - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 09:34
A Florida woman who'd been sentenced to 20 years imprisonment in a "stand your ground" case accepted a plea bargain Monday that greatly reduces her sentence.
Categories: National News

Another lost son, call for justice

CNN - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 09:31
The day after Michael Brown was killed by a police officer, Syreeta Myers drove from her South City home to the northwest suburb of Ferguson. She marched on the street demanding justice for Brown's death. She wanted to stand by his parents.
Categories: National News

Philae gets another chance?

CNN - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 09:28
It flew for 10 years, crossed millions of miles of space, bounced over the surface of a comet and returned heaps of data ... and then quietly faded away.
Categories: National News

Major storm expected to snarl Thanksgiving holiday travel

CNN - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 09:19
If you're heading to the Northeast for Thanksgiving, you might want to get an early start.
Categories: National News

'Brutally Honest' series: What if you don't like your kids' friends?

CNN - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 06:54
If it hasn't happened already, it likely will at some point: the moment you don't like one of your child's friends. What do you do?
Categories: National News
Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes