| Oct 13, 2013
| 10:49 AM
WASHINGTON -- Amid discord over how to solve the nation’s fiscal problems, key senators Sunday held out hope that a deal can be struck before Thursday’s deadline to raise the debt ceiling, after which the federal government, already hobbled by...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 2:22 PM
DURHAM, N.C. -- After wrecking his car early Saturday, Jonathan A. Ferrell knocked on a door in a neighborhood in Charlotte. He was apparently seeking help, according to Charlotte police.
But the early-morning knock frightened the woman who answered the...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 1:41 PM
Bill Weir, who has co-anchored ABC News' "Nightline" since 2010, is moving to CNN.
Weir will start at CNN in November as an anchor and will also cover innovation and technology, the network said Friday. He will be based in New York and work with CNN...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 9:57 AM
For two years, she was the voice of Apple, giving directions to iPhone users and sometimes responding with quirky comments.
At times Siri became butt of jokes on late-night TV, and all along, iPhone users wondered who was behind the voice. Ponder no...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 12:30 PM
The first person in the Bible to take a life, Cain, was cursed by the Lord. Was he turned into a pillar of salt, like Lot's wife, or sent plagues like the Pharaoh? No. "You will be a restless wanderer on the earth," God decreed.
| Oct 3, 2013
| 1:55 PM
What is it with Republicans and women? During an interview about Obamacare and the government’s partial shutdown, a GOP congressman told a cable news anchorwoman that she was beautiful, but wrong.
It wasn’t exactly the kind of comment that a...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 2:26 PM
NBC and CNN have both pulled the plug on projects about potential presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton.
In July, NBC announced with fanfare that it was developing a four-hour minseries about Clinton and had tapped Diane Lane to portray the...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 10:18 AM
Newt Gingrich, making an appearance on "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno" on Wednesday to promote his new gig on CNN's recently resurrected "Crossfire," offered his thoughts on the current impasse between President Obama and the GOP.
"He shouldn't give...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 11:00 AM
On the afternoon of Friday, Nov. 22, 1963, the turgid melodrama of "As the World Turns" was suddenly interrupted by grave news from the real world. In Dallas, three shots had been fired at President John F. Kennedy's motorcade. Fifty-eight minutes later,...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 5:24 PM
Bill O'Reilly, you have a new contender for the cable-news throne: Megyn Kelly.
"The Kelly File" -- with former daytime host Kelly carving up the issues of the day -- delivered big returns for Fox News Channel in its second outing at 9 p.m. Tuesday,...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 12:49 PM
Prime time seems to like Megyn Kelly just fine.
"The Kelly File," the new 9 p.m. show on Fox News Channel with the longtime network anchor, got off to a good start, grabbing 2.1 million viewers with Monday's premiere, according to Nielsen.