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The poor pose election risk, says Hong Kong's leader

Business News - 5 hours 52 min ago
Hong Kong's top official has offered a controversial defense of Beijing's plan for elections in the financial capital, warning that a free vote would give the city's poorest residents too much power.

Media habits of liberals, conservatives: 'different worlds'

Business News - 5 hours 59 min ago
Ever wonder why your avowed-conservative brother and fervently-liberal aunt can't even seem to agree on the facts?

Ebola fears crippling safari industry

CNN World - 6 hours 22 min ago
With travel to Africa poised to hit all-time highs in 2014, a drop-off in travel bookings was the last thing the continent's lucrative safari industry thought it would be facing going into 2015.
Categories: International News

How Victorians dressed for death

CNN World - 6 hours 24 min ago
150 years ago, you really had to wear your grief on your sleeve.
Categories: International News

Jimi Hendrix's 'invisible legacy'

CNN Entertainment - 6 hours 27 min ago
Four decades after his death, Jimi Hendrix is finally reaching his toughest audience -- a group he called "my people."
Categories: Entertainment News

Neil Diamond reveals story behind 'Sweet Caroline'

CNN Entertainment - 6 hours 27 min ago
It was a great story.
Categories: Entertainment News

Wealth is outpacing income...and that's a scary sign

Business News - 6 hours 46 min ago
More household wealth in America sounds like good news, but it could also mean economic trouble.

Pistorius trial: 5 memorable moments

CNN World - 7 hours 50 sec ago
The Oscar Pistorius trial captivated the world with its memorable moments and cast of characters. There were tears and retching. Graphic images and graphic re-enactments.
Categories: International News

Mysterious space mission ends

CNN World - 7 hours 10 min ago
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.
Categories: International News

Jury retrial to begin on Arias' fate

CNN - 7 hours 14 min ago
Jodi Arias and her legal team will begin fighting for her life this week when a new jury hears opening arguments on whether she should receive a life or death sentence for her murder conviction.
Categories: National News

Romance begins online, ends in chimney

CNN - 7 hours 15 min ago
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.
Categories: National News

What a shot! 35 sports photos

CNN - 7 hours 30 min ago
Categories: National News

The parasite keeping millions poor

CNN World - 7 hours 33 min ago
One of the most debilitating medical conditions in sub-Saharan Africa isn't fatal. In fact, it's easily curable. The culprit is small, but its impact is big. The chigoe flea, more commonly known as a jigger, typically burrows itself into the feet and hands. It prevents millions of children from attending school, stops farmers from working their land, and makes walking all but unbearable.
Categories: International News

6 health benefits of pumpkins

Health - 7 hours 34 min ago
When you think about pumpkins, what comes to mind? Jack-o'-lanterns? Pumpkin pie? Charlie Brown? Pumpkin spice lattes?
Categories: Health

Only 6 northern white rhinos left

CNN World - 7 hours 34 min ago
Unique? Suni was only one of seven northern whites left in the world. Now he's dead.
Categories: International News

Hong Kong protests: Can talks end stalemate?

CNN World - 7 hours 37 min ago
Conflicting visions of how to bring about change marked the first meeting of pro-democracy protesters and Hong Kong government representatives Tuesday.
Categories: International News

 

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