First UK-born polar bear cub in 25 years

The first polar bear cub to be born in the UK in a quarter of a century will take its first steps in public Wednesday.

Bombings send chill through hipster city of Austin

Austin bombings send chill through Texas capital known for keeping it light

Officer's response praised as school shooting…

In the latest school shooting in America, the gunfire was over and done with in less than a minute

The Latest: Austin mayor warns residents to…

Austin's mayor is urging residents to remain vigilant, despite the death of a man suspected in this month's string of bombings in Texas' capital

The Latest: Nigeria says 91 of 110 abducted girls are freed

The Latest: Nigeria says 91 of 110 schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram are freed

Prosecutors: Man used auto dealership to defraud Russians

A Pennsylvania man has admitted using his New Jersey auto dealerships to steal hundreds of thousands of dollars from dozens of Russian citizens who paid in advance for luxury automobiles

'Zombie firms' at risk in expected fed hike

Firms that are scraping by on interest payments could be hurt by an expected rate hike.

South Korean K-Pop Stars Plan to Perform in…

Around 160 musicians, including several high-profile K-pop stars, will visit Pyongyang on March 31 — the first South Korean performers to head north on the peninsula since 2005, Reuters reports.

Why Breaking Up with Facebook Is Harder Than You…

With Facebook in the news over concerns about user privacy and its impact on politics, splitting up with the social media giant isn’t as easy as you may think.

Spending talks nearly done, $1.3T bill soon to be…

Talks over a $1.3 trillion government spending bill are almost complete as the White House and Capitol Hill Democrats ironed out deals on a first round of funding for President Donald Trump's U.S.-Mexico border wall

Mom of Boston woman slain 30 years ago offers forgiveness

A Boston woman whose 19-year-old daughter was killed more than 30 years ago told the man convicted of the killing that she forgives him

Wall Street edges higher

A further drop in shares of Facebook capped gains in the S&P 500 and Nasdaq Tuesday. Fred Katayama reports.

EU unveils new tax plans that could hit US tech…

The EU's executive has unveiled new plans to make big tech companies pay more taxes in a move that would, if endorsed, hit online U.S. giants like Google and Facebook

Chief: Bombing Suspect Blew Himself Up as Cops…

The Austin bombing suspect was located by police and blew himself up in his car as a SWAT team closed in, Austin Police Chief Brian Manley told reporters at a press conference early Wednesday. The chief said a SWAT team officer also shot at the suspect, who was tracked to...

It's Not In Your Head — Psychedelics Are Making…

By 1970, psychedelics had a bad reputation for being part of the counterculture. But now we could see them make a comeback.

Israel admits striking Syrian reactor in 2007

For the first time, Israel has acknowledged bombing a secret Syrian nuclear reactor in al-Kibar in 2007, mere months before it was set for completion.

Zuckerberg asked to testify; data firm's CEO…

The head of Trump-affiliated data-mining firm Cambridge Analytica has been suspended, while government authorities are bearing down on both the firm and Facebook over allegations the firm stole data from 50 million Facebook users to manipulate elections.

Ana Navarro slams Trump's 'appalling' call

CNN political commentator Ana Navarro criticizes President Trump's congratulatory phone call to Vladimir Putin after he was elected to another six-year term as Russia's president.

10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: Suspect in Austin bombing attacks blows himself up; Boko Haram returns Nigerian kidnapped schoolgirls; Senators push for better security for 2018 election season

Resource Officer Rushed to Stop School Shooting

There's no shortage of praise for the school resource officer who engaged a shooter at Great Mills High School in Maryland on Tuesday, even as details of the incident are still taking shape. Police believe Austin Wyatt Rollins, 17, fired on 16-year-old Jaelynn Willey, with whom he had a prior...