Debris found in Indian Ocean checked for ties to missing jet
Cop charged with murder in Cincinnati traffic stop shooting
University of Cincinnati Police Officer Ray Tensing was indicted Wednesday on a murder charge for shooting motorist Samuel Dubose during a traffic stop earlier this month.
Trump: Nursing mom 'disgusting'
Donald Trump lashed out Wednesday at a female lawyer whom he had called "disgusting" several years ago for requesting a break to pump breast milk in the middle of a deposition, calling her a "vicious, horrible person."
Teen charged as adult in killing
A 15-year-old boy was charged as an adult with murdering and sexual assaulting an 8-year-old girl, whose body was found in a recycling bin after she went missing in Santa Cruz, California, a prosecutor said Wednesday.
Ex-prison worker's confession: Sex, a painting and a plan
Former prison worker Joyce Mitchell pleaded guilty this week in relation to her role in the sensational June escape of two inmates in upstate New York. As part of her plea, she submitted detailed statements of her involvement with the convicted murderers David Sweat and Richard Matt.
Missing teens: Time running out
A Florida community held out hope for two teens missing at sea since Friday, even as the Coast Guard hinted that the search could soon wind down.
Boehner ouster plot launches
Blindsiding fellow Republicans and House GOP leaders, a conservative North Carolina congressman launched an effort on Tuesday to oust House Speaker John Boehner.
Taliban leader dead since 2013?
Rare blue moon comes Friday
If anything unusual happens to you Friday, you'll be right to say it was "once in a blue moon."
Have you tried America's best pizza?
Kung fu infighting rocks monastery
The world's most famous kung fu temple is fighting back amid a growing list of scandalous accusations against its controversial abbot.
Best thing about Drake, Meek feud
In round two of the epic Twitter feud between musicians Drake and Meek Mill, the Canadian rapper also colloquially refered to as Drizzy released a second freestyle track dissing Meek on Wednesday early morning on Soundcloud.
The 'heaviest wipe-out in history'?
Just days after Australian surfer Mick Fanning's narrow escape from the jaws of a shark, a Hawaii-born pro surfer somehow survived unhurt after a horror wipe-out on a giant wave.
F-35 bad news for 'bad guys'
Rep. Chaka Fattah indicted
Rep. Chaka Fattah was indicted Wednesday on racketeering charges tied to a host of campaign finance schemes, according to the Department of Justice.
From hunter to hunted
U.S. hunter says he regrets his role in lion's death
Wildlife tourism is booming in Africa
Only 4 of these left on Earth
And then there were four.
WWE star tweets airplane scare
Take a look at 22 selfies of the week from July 21 through July 28.
One tree grows 40 different kinds of fruit
Artist Sam Van Aken has created a series of trees that grow dozens of different types of stone fruits. He tells a TEDxManhattan conference that these trees are a research project, an art exhibit and a conservation mission.
Exclusive: Trump lashes out at lawyer over breast pump break
Huckabee: Maybe 'oven' metaphor wasn't good
Mike Huckabee is standing by his comparison of President Barack Obama's Iran nuclear deal to the Holocaust -- but acknowledged Tuesday that "maybe the metaphor is not a good one."
Congressman indicted in racketeering scheme
Fox News tweaks GOP debate rules
Fox News is making it easier for Republican presidential candidates who don't make the cut for the network's August 6 prime-time debate to get at least some attention in an earlier event.
F-35 set to make its debut
The F-35 Joint Strike Fighter is set to make its debut, and one of the nation's top Marines says if recent tests are any indication, things won't go well for the "bad guys."
Feel disrespected? Pull a gun
Dear Donald Trump: Thanks!
Cosby legal position gets exponentially worse
How injustice plagues Internet in America
Can you imagine a life without electricity? For most people, the answer is probably no.
The myth of child prostitution
Last week saw the premiere of "Children for Sale: The Fight to End Human Trafficking," which exposes the hidden realities of child sex trafficking in the United States. It's a powerful documentary. But there's even more to the story.
Only four northern white rhinos are left
Nabire, a northern white rhinoceros at a zoo in the Czech Republic, died Monday. That leaves just four of the species on Earth.
Can you believe THEY still have Hollywood stars?
Some are calling for Bill Cosby's star to be removed from the Hollywood Walk of Fame. But in the 50-year history of the Walk of Fame, no celebrity has ever had their star removed -- even those with a scandalous past.
Horrific escalator death may have been prevented
New surveillance video shows workers knew about faulty escalator before mother got on. CNN's Will Ripley reports
One of the scariest jet landings ever
A bumpy landing was caught on camera as a KLM flight touched down in Amsterdam.
Bicyclist appears to lift car with bare hands
Man appears to lift car with bare hands. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on the bicyclist-turned-Incredible Hulk.
Guy finds $1 million in gold off Florida coast
A family found gold artifacts off the Florida coast that were worth more than $1 million.
Ape kisses pregnant woman's belly
Orangutan kisses a pregnant woman's belly. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports viewers are going ape.
See Tom Cruise slay Fallon in lip sync battle
Actor Tom Cruise takes on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" host in a memorable way.
Grocery store prank shocks woman
Shoppers at an urban market are stunned by a seemingly endless juicer. Watch the "The Carbonaro Effect" Wednesdays 10/9c on truTV.
Cop threatens to kill driver
A police detective in Massachusetts is on leave after he was recorded threatening a driver. Read more from CNN affiliate WBZ.
Who will get a spot in the first GOP debate?
The race to the GOP presidential nomination is heating up. The first debate will only take the top 10 candidates. Who will make it? CNN's Tom Foreman reports.
John Kerry snaps: I don't need a lesson on who I represent
During a House Foreign Affairs hearing on the Iran nuclear deal, Secretary of State John Kerry had a war of words with Rep. Perry (R-PA).
Will this destroy Paris' romance?
America's neon castles: In praise of retro cinema
Historic cinemas and old school drive-ins are captured by Boston-born photographer Stefanie Klavens, who has been documenting these architectural gems across America since the late 1990s.
Post-Soviet city that's a futuristic wonderland
We take a look at the unusual architecture delights of Kazakhstan's capital city, Astana.
New World Trade Center to honor old and new
Cuba's unusual amusement park
Large plastic dinosaurs loom over spotty grass, their long shadows stretching into the mountains. Rocket ships and nonsensical pineapple houses sit weathered and vacant. Waitresses stand ready with drinks for guests that never come.
The 'most ubiquitous consumer item'
In 2010, the Guinness Book of World Records named the plastic bag the "most ubiquitous consumer item" in the world, with trillions made every year.
What a shot! 37 amazing sports photos
Take a look at 37 amazing sports photos from July 21 through July 27.
How Henry Ford built his empire
The Ford Motor Co. began with Henry Ford, an engineer, tinkering in his garage. It soon became the world's leading producer of automobiles. See photos from the company's early days.
9/11 photos show pivotal moment
Tom Brady: I did nothing wrong
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady on Wednesday criticized the National Football League for suspending him for four games in the "Deflategate" scandal and said he did nothing wrong in breaking a cell phone containing more than 10,000 text messages -- key evidence in the investigation.
'Bachelorette' Kaitlyn chose ...
'Pee-wee's Big Adventure' at 30: Where are they now?
'Titanic' to go, Winslet goes on
We know that your heart will go on and on. At least until this weekend.
Escort kills possible serial killer
Starbucks relents on man's lifetime ban
Rob Rowen was a regular at a Starbucks in Tampa, Florida, but now he'll have to get his favorite coffee somewhere else. CNN affiliate Bay News 9 explains why.
Ew! What kind of snake is that?
Scientists hope the discovery will help show how snakes made the transition from lizards to serpents.