President Barack Obama called on journalists Monday to uphold higher standards in keeping voters informed about their elected leaders, saying at a press dinner in Washington that business demands had compromised news outlets' ability to hold...
Former Wisconsin Gov. Tommy Thompson said Tuesday that Ted Cruz is wrong to call Ohio Gov. John Kasich "a spoiler" and that voting for the Texas senator ultimately benefits Hillary Clinton.
Former supermodel Janice Dickinson celebrated a judge's ruling Tuesday that will allow her defamation case against legendary entertainer Bill Cosby to move forward.
A former NFL player has filed a new lawsuit against the league, seeking $5 million for relief and compensation for those preliminarily diagnosed with CTE.
A woman who claimed "my name and faith is my ID" was able to bypass a TSA security checkpoint last week and board a plane at Nashville International Airport without showing an ID or boarding pass, according to officials.
Presidential candidate Donald Trump's campaign manager Corey Lewandowski has been charged in Jupiter, Florida, with simple battery, according to a police document.
Zarriel Trotter joined other boys in a sobering public-service announcement last year to voice fear, hopelessness and sadness about gun violence on the streets of Chicago.
Actor Wentworth Miller had a poignant comeback after he became the subject of a meme because of his weight gain: He penned an open letter about depression and being suicidal.
In a deepening political crisis that shows no sign of stopping, things just got a lot tougher for embattled Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff.
Thirteen current or former principals with the Detroit Public Schools were charged with bribery Tuesday in an alleged kickback scheme, which couldn't have come at a worse time for the troubled school district.
The Obama administration is making it easier for doctors to use anti-addiction drugs in the fight against an exploding epidemic of prescription drug and heroin abuse.
With the cancellation of a Trump rally in Chicago due to protests, and a slew of recent violent encounters between protesters and supporters of Donald Trump -- one of whom assaulted a protester as the police lead him away, and later threatened to...
If Adam slept through the night, he knew it would be good day. But that didn't happen often, even after a relative stopped raping him.
If you see someone today wearing a fluorescent tie, a garish sport coat or some cartoonish combination of the two, there are two possible explanations.
Patty Duke, the actress who won fame with her stage and screen portrayals of Helen Keller in "The Miracle Worker," died Tuesday, according to her agent. She was 69.
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The star went on to headline her own sitcom, on which she played "identical cousins"
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Ms. Duke came to wide public notice when she starred as Helen Keller in “The Miracle Worker.”
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Patty Duke, who won a best supporting actress Oscar for her performance as Helen Keller in The Miracle Worker and starred as two cousins on...
Patty Duke has died at the age of 69
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"Never thought I'd get to such a low point," the singer wrote of a now-deleted Instagram
By: Lindsay Kimble, @lekimble
The actress died of sepsis from a ruptured intestine on Monday morning
The man convicted of murder in what is believed to be the nation's oldest cold case to go to trial returns to court Tuesday to learn whether his conviction will be tossed out.
When an armored Land Rover was put on permanent display in the prestigious UK's Imperial War Museum this month, it brought with it an incredible story of endurance, tenacity and survival.
The U.S. military has ordered military family members to evacuate southern Turkey, primarily from Incirlik Air Base, due to security concerns, the Pentagon said Tuesday.
Earth's Arctic ocean freezer is making fewer ice cubes, and that could be a problem throughout the Northern Hemisphere, researchers at the National Snow and Ice Data Center are warning.
Donald Trump's presidential campaign manager Corey Lewandowski was charged Tuesday with simple battery, according to police documents.
By: Daniel Bentley, Reuters
Police have released CCTV footage of the incident.
Corey Lewandowski was charged in the Michelle Fields incident, police said.
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Corey Lewandowski, who runs Mr. Trump’s campaign, was said to have yanked the arm of a female reporter after the candidate spoke in Florida on March 8.
In an unexpected victory for supporters of unions, the Supreme Court said Tuesday it was evenly divided in a case concerning public sector unions, and therefore it affirmed the lower court decision in organized labor's favor.
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker formally endorsed Texas Sen. Ted Cruz on Tuesday, saying he is "a strong new leader" and "constitutional conservative."
By: ALAN RAPPEPORT
Gov. Scott Walker of Wisconsin threw his support behind Senator Ted Cruz’s presidential campaign, calling him the strongest conservative to represent the Republican Party in the general election.
Dozens of the world's highest-profile leaders will begin arriving Wednesday in Washington for a major gathering devoted to securing nuclear weapons.
From Cold War politics to daring pop icons to personal computing, the 1980s were a time of revolution and radical change. In 10 short years, we tested our boundaries, fought for our rights and learned more about ourselves than we had ever known...
He was a world champion on the track and world-class party animal off it — smoking, drinking and womanizing his way into the affections of motorsport fans during the 1970s.
A huge fire has engulfed part of a residential complex in the United Arab Emirates, police say. The blaze is now out, and no major casualties have been reported. At least two buildings were affected.
A newly released North Korean propaganda film portrays the nation engaging in a nuclear war with the United States. CNN's Paula Hancocks reports.
EgyptAir, whose MS181 flight was hijacked on Tuesday and forced to land at Larnaca International Airport, is no stranger to such headline-making incidents.