Nov 19, 2013 6:28PM ET
The Supreme Court refused to block a series of restrictions in Texas's new abortion laws on Tuesday, meaning that a provision that could close up to a third of the state's clinics will be enforced even as it faces a court challenge.
Nov 19, 2013 5:32PM ET
Continuing the trend of Iran getting back on speaking terms with other countries, The UK's Prime Minister David Cameron called Iran's president Hassan Rouhani on Tuesday, the first time a UK leader has done so in a decade.
Nov 19, 2013 4:44PM ET
First-term Republican Representative Trey Radel of Florida was arrested on October 29 for cocaine possession.
Nov 19, 2013 2:44PM ET
Just weeks after rolling out a feature allowing users to receive direct messages from anyone, Twitter has apparently had a change of heart.
Nov 19, 2013 2:10PM ET
Exactly 150 years ago, Abraham Lincoln recited the Gettysburg Address on the famous civil war battlefield.
Nov 19, 2013 10:01AM ET
Today is the first day of Rob Ford's "firewalled" mayorship of Toronto, after the City Council stripped him of most of his powers in a vote on Monday afternoon.
Nov 19, 2013 7:36AM ET
Joe Biden put a Bidenesque spin on the effort to fix Healthcare.gov on Monday.
Nov 18, 2013 1:54PM ET
George Zimmerman was arrested by Florida police Monday afternoon over an alleged domestic dispute.
Nov 18, 2013 12:46PM ET
NASA launched its Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution spacecraft (better known as MAVEN) on Monday afternoon, beginning a 10-month journey to the Red Planet.
Nov 18, 2013 12:41PM ET
Teens in households where military family members are deployed overseas multiple times are more likely to think about committing suicide, according to a new study examining data from California secondary schools.
Nov 18, 2013 10:50AM ET
The Pentagon routinely commits accounting fraud in order to balance its books with the U.S. Treasury's, according to a new report from Reuters.
Nov 18, 2013 8:41AM ET
Shootings at the office of the left-wing Libération newspaper and at the Societe Generale bank have Paris on high alert this morning.
Nov 15, 2013 6:31PM ET
Intense fighting on the streets of Tripoli between Libyan militia groups and armed residents left at least 32 people dead and nearly 400 people wounded on Friday
Nov 15, 2013 5:18PM ET
The very weird story of Rob Ford took a turn towards the sad on Friday, after the Toronto Star published a report on a police investigation into a possible case of domestic abuse in the Ford household.
Nov 15, 2013 4:07PM ET
The State Department revealed that it is offering a $10 million reward for information leading to an arrest of those responsible for the 2012 Benghazi compound attacks
Nov 14, 2013 6:41PM ET
President Obama will nominate Vivek Hallegere Murthy for Surgeon General, Politico and others reported on Thursday.
Nov 14, 2013 5:16PM ET
Years after a group of authors and publishers sued Google over its massive initiative to make digital copies of library books, the company won a dismissal of the suit.
Nov 14, 2013 2:58PM ET
Rob Ford, who is still somehow the Mayor of Toronto, had a busy Thursday, from a foul-mouthed moment on live TV to his decision to seek help for his addictions to his pledge to sue staff members who told the police about his alcohol and drug use.
Nov 13, 2013 11:05PM ET
Coming soon to the House of Representatives: an attempt to impeach Attorney General Eric Holder.
Nov 13, 2013 9:35PM ET
Two Secret Service agents responsible for overseeing the security detail for President Obama were quietly removed from their roles earlier this year after multiple allegations of misconduct.
Nov 13, 2013 7:22PM ET
Four Marines died on Wednesday at Camp Pendleton during while performing maintenance.
Nov 13, 2013 5:55PM ET
Lt. Col. Jeffrey Krusinski, who used to run the Air Force's Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Office, was acquitted of an assault charge on Wednesday.
Nov 13, 2013 5:15PM ET
CBS is conducting a 'journalistic review’ of a deeply flawed 60 Minutes story on the Benghazi attack that aired in late October.
Nov 13, 2013 3:52PM ET
About 106,000 Americans enrolled in health insurance plans through the exchanges in October, according to numbers released by the White House today.
Nov 12, 2013 10:38PM ET
The troubled Healthcare.gov should be up and running by November 30th, the White House has assured the public multiple times.
Nov 12, 2013 9:14PM ET
A triptych of paintings by Francis Bacon just smashed the art world's record for the sale price of an artwork at auction
Nov 12, 2013 7:15PM ET
George W. Bush will sit down for an interview with Jay Leno on November 19th, making the former president the latest in a string of high-profile political guests during Leno's last days at the Tonight show.
Nov 12, 2013 6:19PM ET
The Hawaii Senate gave final approval to a same-sex marriage bill on Tuesday, with a 19-4 vote in favor.
Nov 12, 2013 5:51PM ET
NASA released a panoramic image of the dark side of Saturn on Tuesday, the result of 141 separate photos taken over four hours by NASA's Cassini spacecraft in July.
Nov 12, 2013 5:17PM ET
Archbishop Joseph Kurtz became the new president of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops on Tuesday.