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Police called to home of 'affluenza' teen's dad, no charges

Authorities say officers were called to the residence of "affluenza teen" Ethan Couch's father to investigate claims that he attacked his girlfriend, but she refused to cooperate and no charges have been filed

Catholic college reinstating 2 fired professors

The embattled president of a Catholic university in Emmitsburg, Maryland, says he's reinstating two faculty members he fired this week amid an uproar over a plan to identify freshmen most likely to fail and offer them refunds if they chose to leave

Half Of Retiring Senators Are Registering As Lobbyists

More outgoing senators and representatives are registering as lobbyists than ever before. There are rules to prevent it, but also a lot of loopholes.

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Bottle of McDonald's Big Mac sauce sells for $95,000+ on eBay

McDonald's auctioned several bottle of their Big Mac sauce on eBay for charity. One of them sold for more than $95,000. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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Belief In A 'Punishing' God Might've Helped Societies Get Bigger

A new study argues people who believe in a punitive higher-power are more cooperative with distant strangers who share the same beliefs.

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Court: Facebook can be sued in France in nude painting case

Facebook has lost a crucial legal battle as a Paris court ruled the social network can be sued in France over its decision to remove the account of a French user who posted a photo of a famous 19th century nude painting

House backs bill to ease calorie labeling requirements

The House has backed legislation to give supermarkets, fast-food chains and other businesses some relief from calorie labeling rules that go into effect at the end of the year

Man Stops Working And Doesn't Get Caught For Six Years

After his bosses found out, they leveled a $30,000 fine against him.

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Black Democrats question Sanders' commitment to Obama

Hillary Clinton is getting the help of her African-American allies in Congress, who are undermining Bernie Sanders' push to claim a piece of President Barack Obama's legacy

The Latest: Pope plans Colombia visit early next year

Pope Francis says he plans to visit Colombia in the first half of next year if the Colombian government and rebels make progress and sign a peace treaty to end Latin American's longest-running conflict

Texas OKs licensing path for immigrant detention centers

Two of the nation's largest federal immigrant family detention centers can soon apply for residential child care licenses in Texas

US senator calls for backup proof when gas leak sealed

U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer wants independent confirmation when a massive natural gas leak near Los Angeles is permanently sealed

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Global warming will make flights longer

Global warming will make some flights longer and considering flying contributes to global warming, we could have a run-away train on our hands. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the details.

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Is Valentine's Day Un-Islamic? This Pakistan District Says Maybe

Parts of the predominantly Muslim country have put a damper on Valentine's Day celebrations in the past. In 2014, it caused protests to break out.

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Visa buys nearly 10 pct stake in Dorsey's company, Square

Visa purchases nearly 10 percent stake in Dorsey's mobile payment company Square, making it a major shareholder

Health minister urges Brazilians to join Zika battle

Brazil's health minister is calling on residents to join the government's battle against Zika

Kids Might Build Their Prostheses With Lego Bricks In The Future

This creative prosthetic system will let children build their own prosthetic arms out of Lego bricks.

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The Latest: Kasich takes to the airwaves in South Carolina

John Kasich's campaign is up on the airwaves in South Carolina with two television ads displaying different sides of the Ohio governor

Alabama woman convicted in girl's running death dies

An Alabama woman convicted in the running death of her 9-year-old granddaughter has died while serving a sentence of life without parole

Where did El Nino go? Heat, dry spell stoke drought worry

Where did El Nino go? Ten days with record heat and no rain have Californians worrying about the drought again.

Kanye Vs. T-Swift: It's 2009 All Over Again

Kanye West's new track "Famous" is aimed at Taylor Swift, and she fired back, saying the lyrics have a "strong misogynistic message."

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Trump's plan for Kim Jong-un

Donald Trump was asked by hosts on CBS This Morning what his plan was for Kim Jong-un. His response was both vague and concerning. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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Will Kim Jong-un's Emoji Break The Internet Like Kim K.'s Did?

Kim Jong-Un's emoji aren't as racey as Kim Kardashian's, but they're probably just as controversial.

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