More News

8:38 am
Wed August 7, 2013

Fort Hood shooting survivor comes face-to-face with Nidal Hasan

Lead in text: 
Fort Hood, Texas (CNN) -- Staff Sgt. Alonzo Lunsford stared hard at the Army psychiatrist in a wheelchair who hours earlier admitted to carrying out the 2009 massacre at Fort Hood, appearing to brace for questions from the man now acting as his own attorney.
Fort Hood, Texas (CNN) -- Staff Sgt. Alonzo Lunsford stared hard at the Army psychiatrist in a wheelchair who hours earlier admitted to carrying out the 2009 massacre at Fort Hood, appearing to brace for questions from the man now acting as his own attorney. The man, Maj.
9:35 am
Mon August 5, 2013

Accused Fort Hood Shooter Paid $278,000 While Awaiting Trial

Lead in text: 
Injured soldier outraged suspected shooter receives salary while his family financially struggles in recovery.
Scott Friedman, NBC 5 Investigates The Department of Defense confirms to NBC 5 Investigates that accused Fort Hood shooter Major Nidal Hasan has now been paid more than $278,000 since the Nov. 5, 2009 shooting that left 13 dead and 32 injured.
9:33 am
Mon August 5, 2013

Apple iPhone and iPad patent ban overturned in US

Lead in text: 
A ban on sales of older models of Apple's iPad and iPhone in the US has been overturned by the Obama administration.
A ban on sales of older models of Apple's iPad and iPhone in the US has been overturned by the Obama administration. In June, the US International Trade Commission (ITC) ruled that Apple infringed a patent of rival Samsung. President Barack Obama's trade representative has now vetoed that decision because of its "effect on competitive conditions in the US economy".
9:31 am
Mon August 5, 2013

US to extend some embassy closures over security concerns

Lead in text: 
The US says it will keep a number of embassies in north Africa and the Middle East closed until Saturday, due to a possible militant threat.
The US says it will keep a number of embassies in north Africa and the Middle East closed until Saturday, due to a possible militant threat. Twenty-one US embassies and consulates closed on Sunday. The state department in Washington said the extended closures were "out of an abundance of caution", and not a reaction to a new threat.
9:28 am
Mon August 5, 2013

Lost That Lovin' Work Feeling?

Lead in text: 
How to reignite the passion ... or recognize it’s time to move on.
In the last two years, the company has gone from 109 employees and five branches to 22 employees and two branches. It's understandable, then, that the decline and current status of a business he grew and nurtured has left Fawzy feeling uncommitted to his job and lacking passion for it.
9:24 am
Mon August 5, 2013

‘Buy Local’ Gets Creative

Lead in text: 
Community-supported art programs are popping up all over the country, demonstrating that the concept works just as well for art lovers as for locavores.
PITTSBURGH - For years, Barbara Johnstone, a professor of linguistics at Carnegie Mellon University here, bought shares in a C.S.A. - a community-supported agriculture program - and picked up her occasional bags of tubers or tomatoes or whatever the member farms were harvesting. Her farm shares eventually lapsed.
5:21 pm
Thu August 1, 2013

Challenges in Defining an Israeli-Palestinian Border

Lead in text: 
There are major hurdles in drawing borders between Israel and a future Palestine.
There are major hurdles in drawing borders between Israel and a future Palestine.
5:19 pm
Thu August 1, 2013

Russia Grants Snowden 1-Year Asylum

Lead in text: 
The refugee status in Russia was the first formal support from another government for Edward J. Snowden, the former intelligence contractor wanted for leaking details of surveillance programs.
MOSCOW - Brushing aside pleas and warnings from President Obama and other senior American officials, Russia granted Edward J. Snowden temporary asylum and allowed him to walk free out of a Moscow airport transit zone on Thursday, ending his legal limbo there after more than five weeks.
5:08 pm
Thu August 1, 2013

UN narcotics body warns Uruguay over marijuana bill

Lead in text: 
The International Narcotics Control Board (INCB) says it is concerned by the approval by Uruguayan MPs of a bill which would legalise marijuana.
The International Narcotics Control Board (INCB) says it is concerned by the approval by Uruguayan MPs of a bill which would legalise marijuana. The INCB says the law would "be in complete contravention to the provisions of the international drug treaties to which Uruguay is party".
5:05 pm
Thu August 1, 2013

Ariel Castro is sentenced for Cleveland abductions

Lead in text: 
One of three women held in an Ohio home for about a decade has told their captor he will "face hell for eternity", as he was jailed for life.
One of three women imprisoned in an Ohio home for about a decade has told their captor he will "face hell for eternity", as he is sentenced. Michelle Knight, 32, wept as she delivered her victim impact statement before Ariel Castro.

Pages