Thousands throng to Soweto stadium to celebrate life of "Tata Madiba," lauded by Obama as "a giant of history"
Several inches of snow expected in several states, on top of weekend remnants; Cancelled flights, slick roads, power outages remain
Although the nation's unemployment is at a five-year low, most Americans continue to say the economy is in bad shape
Couple and four kids disappeared Sunday after they went to play in the snowy mountains; frigid weather has officials worried
Commonly used rules of thumb could have Americans saving as much as 20 percent more than they need for retirement, according to a new study
Doctors at the University of Pennsylvania remove "T cells" and genetically modify them to recognize and attack cancer cells
At a memorial service for the late South African president Nelson Mandela, Obama called himself a beneficiary of Mandela's struggle
Mary Barra's appointment marks the first time a major U.S. automaker has been led by a woman
U.S. veteran held for weeks in North Korea said he was coerced into making statements
Girlfriend of man acquitted of murder in Trayvon Martin killing has reportedly changed her story about the day she said Zimmerman pointed a gun at her, now saying, "I want to be with George"
Posted 8:45 PM 12/9/2013 by Dennis Bragg - MTN News
MISSOULA - A Kalispell bride accused of pushing her husband over a cliff in Glacier National Park told her best friend she was "afraid to say no" to her husband's advances just days after they were married. But that same friend says she never saw Cody Johnson show his temper to (More) • Video (1) • Photos (4)
Posted 6:56 PM 12/9/2013 by CNN
(CNN) -- George Zimmerman's girlfriend is asking a judge to lift an order that blocks her from seeing him and says she wants charges against him dropped.In a court document obtained by CNN Monday, Samantha Scheibe says she wants a no-contact provision against Zimmerman lifted so the (More)
Posted 4:18 PM 12/9/2013 by CBS News
A 13-year-old suburban Chicago girl has been charged as a juvenile with reckless homicide and possession of a stolen vehicle in the Nov. 27 car crash that left a 12-year-old boy dead.Almani Creamer, 12, was pronounced dead at the hospital after police say the car he and two other (More)
Posted 4:07 PM 12/9/2013 by CBS News
A 16-year-old boy from a military family died on Saturday while traveling on an Atlanta-bound Delta Air Lines flight to celebrate the Christmas holidays with relatives, officials said.
The 9 a.m. flight had been in the air about half an hour after taking off from Seattle when the boy had a (More)
Posted 12:21 PM 12/9/2013 by CNN
Flights are canceled, cars are piling up in icy crashes, and millions are stranded -- many at home, others along roads. And this isn't just typical winter fare slamming the Northeast. It's part of a rare pattern walloping virtually the entire United States at once."It's very unusual," (More)
Posted 9:27 PM 12/8/2013 by CNN
Eleven pilot whales were found dead Sunday in the lower Florida Keys, doubling the number of dead whales found in the past week.Officials with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration believe the 11 whales were part of an pod of 51 whales stranded on the edge of Everglades (More)
Posted 12:43 PM 12/8/2013 by CNN wire
A South Carolina sheriff is refusing to lower the American flag in tribute to Nelson Mandela, saying the honor should be reserved for American citizens.
President Barack Obama ordered flags lowered to half-staff for the international icon until sunset Monday.
But Pickens County Sheriff (More)
Posted 7:55 AM 12/8/2013 by CNN wire
A frigid winter storm system that put places as far south as Dallas in the deep freeze will hit the East Coast on Sunday. Lucky for those people, it should be a one-day affair.
Snow, ice or freezing rain will fall on Washington, Philadelphia, New York City and Boston on Sunday, the National (More)
Posted 9:36 AM 12/7/2013 by CNN wire
Japan's early morning assault on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, lasted less than two hours, but it took an incredible toll: four battleships sunk, 188 aircraft destroyed, 2,403 Americans killed. For its part, Japan lost 64 men and 29 planes.
Here, on the anniversary of the infamous attack (More)
Posted 11:20 PM 12/6/2013 by Q2 News
We talk with a Montana woman who personally experienced the sacrifices Mandela made to change her homeland. (Hear her story!)
Nelson Mandela spent his life fighting for freedom and equality. Now world leaders and millions of admirers send their condolences to South Africa.
And just when you thought it couldn't get any colder - think again!