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Judge halts N.D. abortion law

CNN - 11 hours 24 min ago
A federal judge on Wednesday ruled North Dakota's abortion law, which would ban most abortions after six weeks, when a fetal heartbeat can be first detected, is unconstitutional.
Categories: National News

Thousands 'age out' of foster care

CNN - 11 hours 27 min ago
Rita Soronen: About 24,000 children each year turn 18 and are "aged out" of foster care; most of them put out alone into the world without a lifeline.
Categories: National News

'Common sense' vs. the NRA

CNN - 11 hours 27 min ago
Michael Bloomberg and Shannon Watts say almost all Americans are ready for sensible gun laws, but politicians are cowed by the NRA. Everytown for Gun Safety will challenge the gun lobby and prove the politicians wrong.
Categories: National News

Blast-ravaged town awaits 'a new normal'

CNN - 11 hours 29 min ago
In the year after a fertilizer explosion shook the small town of West, Texas -- killing 15 and displacing hundreds -- residents have gone to work to rebuild and rally around one another.
Categories: National News

SAT revamp cuts $5 words

CNN - 11 hours 31 min ago
The days of memorizing arcane, recondite vocabulary words might be ending for high school students who will take a redesigned SAT in two years.
Categories: National News

Guarding 26.2 miles of Boston

CNN - 11 hours 35 min ago
As thousands gathered to mark the one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings, one sight evoked memories of the attack that spurred widespread carnage: Suspicious bags near the finish line.
Categories: National News

Another possible highway shooting in Kansas City

CNN - 11 hours 45 min ago
Police are investigating a possible shooting that could be the latest in a series targeting drivers in the Kansas City area
Categories: National News

Just say yes? The rise of college 'study drugs'

CNN - 11 hours 46 min ago
Prescription ADHD medications like Adderall, Ritalin, and Vyvanse are becoming increasingly popular for overworked and overscheduled college students -- who haven't been diagnosed with ADHD.
Categories: National News

Ranking each NBA series by watchability

SI - 11 hours 52 min ago
Categories: National Sports

Kayaker spots rare oarfish

CNN World - 11 hours 53 min ago
Tourists got an up-close look at a rare oarfish when it swam in shallow waters along a Mexican coastline.
Categories: International News

When GIFs are high art

CNN World - 11 hours 53 min ago
When you think of GIFs, those never-ending sequences of looping motion, you're more likely to associate them with lightly humorous viral content than a respectable art form.
Categories: International News

Snowden asks Putin about surveillance on Russian TV

CNN World - 11 hours 53 min ago
Months after accepting asylum in Russia, U.S. intelligence leaker Edward Snowden asked Russian President Vladimir Putin some questions about Russia's own surveillance practices during Putin's call-in program on state television Thursday.
Categories: International News

Families: Nigerian military lying about abducted girls being freed

CNN World - 11 hours 55 min ago
Families of girls kidnapped from school by suspected Boko Haram militants are accusing the Nigerian military of lying. Despite the military's claims that nearly all the girls are now free, nearly all of them are still being held, the families said Thursday.
Categories: International News

Judge: Jacksons must pay court cost

CNN Entertainment - 11 hours 57 min ago
Michael Jackson's mother and three children may be on the hook for $800,000 if they lose their appeal of the AEG wrongful death verdict, a judge ruled Monday.
Categories: Entertainment News

China's spending crackdown hits drinks giants

Business News - 12 hours 16 sec ago
China's crackdown on extravagant spending by officials is creating a headache for some of the world's biggest drinks companies.

Walker's brothers help finish 'Fast 7'

CNN Entertainment - 12 hours 1 min ago
Paul Walker's brothers are helping "fill in small gaps" in "Fast & Furious 7" action sequences not finished before the actor's death, producers said Tuesday.
Categories: Entertainment News

Neil Young's music player raises millions

CNN Entertainment - 12 hours 2 min ago
What happens when a rock 'n' roll legend promotes a music player in a world where the iPod, and its smartphone cousins, already dominate the market?
Categories: Entertainment News

'Mrs. Doubtfire' sequel on the way

CNN Entertainment - 12 hours 3 min ago
Fox 2000 Pictures is developing a sequel to the 1993 comedy "Mrs. Doubtfire."
Categories: Entertainment News
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