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Lauren Bacall Fast Facts

Lauren Bacall Fast Facts

(CNN) -- Here is a look at the life of award-winning actress Lauren Bacall. Personal: Birth date: September 16, 1924 Birth place: New York, New York Birth name: Betty Joan Perske
Bieber to plead guilty to misdemeanors in Miami case, source says

Bieber to plead guilty to misdemeanors in Miami case, source says

(CNN) -- Justin Bieber is expected to plead guilty on Wednesday to misdemeanor charges of careless driving and resisting arrest without violence in connection with his January arrest in Miami, a source with knowledge of the case told CNN.
Protests over Michael Brown shooting end with flying bottles and teargas

Protests over Michael Brown shooting end with flying bottles and teargas

FERGUSON, Missouri (CNN) -- Late night protests in Ferguson, Missouri, over the shooting death of Michael Brown, dispersed after bottles flew at officers, who answered with tear gas, police said Wednesday.
Long Beach resident Shoots, kills Man trying to burglarize his Home

Long Beach resident Shoots, kills Man trying to burglarize his Home

A Long Beach homeowner shot and killed a man who allegedly was trying to burglarize his home on Sunday, police said.
Restoring her kimchi connection

Restoring her kimchi connection

For Hannah Chung, at least one element of her parents' culture was something of an acquired taste.
Actress Lauren Bacall dies at 89

Actress Lauren Bacall dies at 89

Here is a look at the life of award-winning actress Lauren Bacall. Personal: Birth date: September 16, 1924 Birth place: New York, New York Birth name: Betty Joan Perske
How Ballmer's $2 billion Clippers deal could pay off

How Ballmer's $2 billion Clippers deal could pay off

Steve Ballmer's $2 billion deal to buy the Los Angeles Clippers dwarfs the previous $550 million record price for an NBA team the way a basketball center towers over a jockey.
Your gun is lost in the mail? The government wants to know

Your gun is lost in the mail? The government wants to know

When guns go missing in the mail, there's no requirement to tell the law.
What we know about Michael Brown's shooting

What we know about Michael Brown's shooting

It's a case of he said, he said. The accounts of why a police officer fatally shot Michael Brown on a street in Ferguson, Missouri, this weekend couldn't be more disparate.
Officials release Robin Williams' cause of death

Officials release Robin Williams' cause of death

Robin Williams apparently died of asphyxia due to hanging, Marin County Sheriff's Lt. Keith Boyd said Tuesday.
Your gun is lost in the mail? The government wants to know

Your gun is lost in the mail? The government wants to know

When guns go missing in the mail, there's no requirement to tell the law.
Affidavit: Texas man planned to pour gas on officers, set them on fire

Affidavit: Texas man planned to pour gas on officers, set them on fire

A West Side resident is facing criminal charges amid allegations that he planned to set fire to police officers who responded to his home.
Autopsy results expected in tragic death of Academy Award winner Robin Williams

Autopsy results expected in tragic death of Academy Award winner Robin Williams

An autopsy is scheduled for Tuesday in the death of comic legend Robin Williams, who authorities believe took his own life. He was found dead Monday at his northern California home. He was 63.
2014 Atlantic Hurricane Season Fast Facts

2014 Atlantic Hurricane Season Fast Facts

(CNN) -- Here is a look at the 2014 Atlantic hurricane season. Facts: The 2014 Atlantic hurricane season runs from June 1 to November 30. The areas covered include the North Atlantic Ocean, Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea.
Federal judge jailed after alleged domestic dispute

Federal judge jailed after alleged domestic dispute

ATLANTA (CNN) -- A federal judge spent the night in an Atlanta jail after being charged with misdemeanor battery in an alleged domestic violence incident involving his wife.