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Royals kick of U.S. tour

The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall seem to be enjoying their third joint official visit to the United States.

Disabled vet saves pregnant woman

A disabled veteran shot two people in Martin County, Florida. He told deputies he was defending a pregnant woman and himself. Frantic moments for Joshua Anderson, he called 911 after he shot the two people.
Global laws you may not have realized you were breaking

Global laws you may not have realized you were breaking

A New Zealand bar manager and two Burmese colleagues were sentenced to two and a half years in jail in a Yangon court on Tuesday. Their offense?
Fed removes 'patient': Prepare for an interest rate hike

Fed removes 'patient': Prepare for an interest rate hike

 Get ready for the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates.
House GOP members threatening to take budget down over defense

House GOP members threatening to take budget down over defense

 A sizeable bloc of House Republicans are vowing to defeat the GOP budget that was unveiled on Tuesday, arguing it shortchanges defense programs at a time that multiple national security threats around the world means Pentagon spending sho

Ohio mother arrested for decapitating 3-month-old daughter

Cincinnati authorities announced an arrest in a horrific crime Tuesday. The brutal murder of a 3-month-old baby. Officials say the child's mother killed her.
DEA issues nationwide alert on Fentanyl

DEA issues nationwide alert on Fentanyl

 The United States Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) today issued a nationwide alert about the dangers of fentanyl and fentanyl analogues/compounds.
Presbyterian group changes marriage definition to include same-sex couples

Presbyterian group changes marriage definition to include same-sex couples

The country's largest Presbyterian denomination has changed its definition of marriage to include gay couples -- though not explicitly.
Syracuse men's basketball coach Jim Boeheim to retire in 3 years

Syracuse men's basketball coach Jim Boeheim to retire in 3 years

Major changes are ahead for one of the nation's most successful collegiate athletics programs.
Another UConn fraternity loses recognition

Another UConn fraternity loses recognition

STORRS, CT (WFSB) -- Another fraternity at the University of Connecticut has lost its recognition, effective immediately.
Parents' racism keeps little girl from birthday party

Parents' racism keeps little girl from birthday party

Memphis, TN (WREG) -- A young girl wrote her friend a letter explaining she couldn't go to her birthday party because she's black.
Air Force veteran tried to join ISIS, U.S. alleges

Air Force veteran tried to join ISIS, U.S. alleges

(CNN) -- A U.S. Air Force veteran tried to join ISIS in Syria but was turned back by Turkish authorities before he could get to the war-torn country, U.S. authorities allege in a two-count indictment announced Tuesday.
Rape, nude photos, racist behavior: Do fraternities make men behave badly?

Rape, nude photos, racist behavior: Do fraternities make men behave badly?

(CNN) -- Despite roots in community service and brotherhood, inappropriate behavior at fraternities can be so common that often, no one blinks an eye.
Poll: Hillary Clinton still tops in 2016

Poll: Hillary Clinton still tops in 2016

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Hillary Clinton continues to be a dominant force heading into the 2016 presidential election, according to a new CNN/ORC poll.
When your young daughter says 'I'm a boy'

When your young daughter says 'I'm a boy'

(CNN) -- When Hillary Whittington learned she was having a girl, she and her husband, Jeff, were thrilled. Naturally, the couple started getting ready for the arrival of their first child.