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Study finds U.S. workers forfeited 169 million paid time off days and $52.4 billion in time off benefits in 2013.
Posted: October 23, 2014, 9:37 am
Miami-area lawmakers are proposing adding a 51st star to the American flag.
Posted: October 23, 2014, 9:37 am
All travelers coming from Ebola-stricken Guinea, Liberia or Sierra Leone into the United States will be required to monitor their temperatures for 21 days and keep an eye on possible Ebola symptoms, starting on Monday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Wednesday.
Posted: October 23, 2014, 9:36 am
German authorities intercepted the accused teen trio and put them on a plane back to the U.S., where they were greeted by FBI agents.
Posted: October 23, 2014, 9:35 am
October 23, 2014
Posted: October 22, 2014, 11:23 pm
It is sheer panic in the woman's voice on the cell phone video as the flames shot out of the windows of the wood frame home: "There's a man in there!"
Posted: October 22, 2014, 9:16 pm
A high school football coach in Charleston, South Carolina, was fired after he permitted a post-game celebratory ritual involving a watermelon that some say is racist.
Posted: October 22, 2014, 8:12 pm
Miami-area lawmakers are proposing adding a 51st star to the American flag.
Posted: October 22, 2014, 7:28 pm
Study finds U.S. workers forfeited 169 million paid time off days and $52.4 billion in time off benefits in 2013.
Posted: October 22, 2014, 7:02 pm
The perils of online dating are well-documented. But the mantle of absurdity in dating folklore might now belong to a Los Angeles-area man, and it's for where his online flame turned up -- behind his mantel.
Posted: October 22, 2014, 6:47 pm
A World War II German U-boat, sunk during the Battle of the Atlantic more than 72 years ago, has been discovered off the coast of North Carolina, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announces.
Posted: October 22, 2014, 4:39 pm
A World War II German U-boat, sunk during the Battle of the Atlantic more than 72 years ago, has been discovered off the coast of North Carolina, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announces.
Posted: October 22, 2014, 4:39 pm
Michael Brown's gunshot wounds included a shot in the hand at close range, his official autopsy shows, according to an analysis reported by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
Posted: October 22, 2014, 1:50 pm
The Salton Sea in Southern California used to be a hangout for Sinatra. It is now drying up and has become a toxic threat.
Posted: October 22, 2014, 12:50 pm
The perils of online dating are well-documented. But the mantle of absurdity in dating folklore might now belong to a Los Angeles-area man, and it's for where his online flame turned up -- behind his mantel.
Posted: October 22, 2014, 12:17 pm
Posted: October 22, 2014, 10:41 am
An 11-foot python was found in a pipe at a construction site in South Florida. WSVN has more on this story.
Posted: October 22, 2014, 10:23 am
Texas Presbyterian Hospital "fell short" several times in treating Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan, starting by not asking the right questions in the emergency room, the hospital's chief clinical officer, Dr. Daniel Varga, said in an interview with CNN.
Posted: October 22, 2014, 2:59 am
A sexual harassment scandal in a football locker room has led a New Jersey high school to suspend the team's head coach and four of his assistants.
Posted: October 22, 2014, 2:51 am
October 22, 2014
Posted: October 21, 2014, 11:13 pm
The Salton Sea in Southern California used to be a hangout for Sinatra. It is now drying up and has become a toxic threat.
Posted: October 21, 2014, 7:18 pm
With the possible exception of smartphone technology, nothing's seen more practical advances this millennium than food.
Posted: October 21, 2014, 4:20 pm
Human remains were found eight miles from where the University of Virginia student was last seen five weeks ago, police say.
Posted: October 21, 2014, 3:38 pm
Posted: October 21, 2014, 11:14 am
With the World Series on the line, radio stations in San Francisco aren't taking any chances.
Posted: October 21, 2014, 11:03 am
October 21, 2014
Posted: October 20, 2014, 11:07 pm
The parents of a shooting victim say they will provide a home and job for the man who took their son's life.
Posted: October 20, 2014, 3:46 pm
Two weeks after closing Woodstock with his reinvention of "The Star Spangled Banner," Jimi Hendrix decided to offer a free concert for a group he called "my people."
Posted: October 20, 2014, 3:38 pm
Whatever it was doing up in space, we may never know, but the U.S. Air Force's unmanned X-37B space plane returned to Earth this week, with still no details from the military on the nearly two-year mission.
Posted: October 20, 2014, 3:24 pm
A rash of "creepy clown" sightings in California has left some residents unnerved, and it all appears to have started with the "Wasco Clown."
Posted: October 15, 2014, 1:38 pm
It wasn't a trick. But for space geeks, it sure was a treat.
Posted: October 15, 2014, 1:08 pm
As the years wore on after her death, Cassandra Morton's family learned to live without knowing who committed this heinous act. Until now.
Posted: October 14, 2014, 2:13 pm
Stephanie Coontz says 11 years ago only one state allowed same sex marriage. Soon, some 60% of Americans will live where gays can marry. How did attitudes change so quickly?
Posted: October 14, 2014, 2:12 pm
California's historic drought leaves hundreds of homes without running water. Enter a godsend: A grandmother, 71, delivers love by the bottle.
Posted: October 14, 2014, 2:12 pm
It's been 25 years since a massive earthquake rattled San Francisco. Is the West Coast ready for the next big one?
Posted: October 14, 2014, 4:05 am
Actress and comedian Jan Hooks died in New York on Thursday. Her representative, Lisa Lieberman, confirmed the death to CNN but provided no additional information.
Posted: October 11, 2014, 8:52 am
Want to ride an elevator into space? While the idea has been around for more than 100 years, a breakthrough in nanotechnology could mean we will be riding into space on a cable made of diamonds.
Posted: October 10, 2014, 12:44 pm
Tweeting about why her Tuesday night flight was delayed got Lisa Carter-Knight kicked off a JetBlue airplane, she claims.
Posted: October 9, 2014, 12:14 pm
Former President Jimmy Carter said President Barack Obama "waited too long" to go after ISIS and criticized what he described as the president's changing foreign policy.
Posted: October 8, 2014, 11:15 pm
It sounds like the plot of a Hollywood movie: An eccentric millionaire creates a sperm bank with donations from only extraordinary men -- Nobel laureates, an Olympic athlete and geniuses with off-the-chart IQs.
Posted: October 8, 2014, 9:47 pm
On New Year's Day, after months of suffering from debilitating headaches, I learned that I had brain cancer.
Posted: October 8, 2014, 12:01 pm
Six astronauts lie motionless in a row of compartments with medical monitoring cables connected to their bodies, as their space ship cuts through the silent blackness that separates Earth from Mars.
Posted: October 7, 2014, 4:44 pm
When news first broke about a month ago about enterovirus D68, also known as EV-D68, with hundreds of children hospitalized across the United States with respiratory illnesses, I definitely took notice.
Posted: October 7, 2014, 1:47 pm
Every so often a boy shows up to school at Garden Oaks Montessori in Houston wearing nail polish or a headband. When that happens, children -- and, sometimes parents -- ask questions.
Posted: October 7, 2014, 1:35 pm
Whether they're cutting their fingernails mid-flight or aggressively establishing armrest hegemony, we've already addressed the most irritating things travelers do on airplanes.
Posted: October 7, 2014, 12:50 pm
As another American patient with Ebola arrives in the United States, here is a look at the American patients who have been diagnosed with this deadly virus.
Posted: October 6, 2014, 6:13 pm
An ultra-marathoner trying to "run" from Florida to Bermuda in a human-powered inflatable bubble was rescued Saturday morning after he signaled for help, the Coast Guard said.
Posted: October 6, 2014, 3:33 pm
Paul Revere, leader of the 1960s rock band Paul Revere and the Raiders, died Saturday at his home in Idaho, the band's website reported. He was 76.
Posted: October 6, 2014, 1:31 pm
Rather than take to the streets of Ferguson, these demonstrators took their demands to the seats of the symphony.
Posted: October 6, 2014, 11:20 am
The U.S. Navy's oldest nuclear aircraft carrier has given a piece of itself to one the younger carriers in the fleet.
Posted: October 3, 2014, 6:49 pm