Circus lions rescued from abusive circuses in South America are given a second chance at a nature sanctuary in South Africa. CNN's David McKenzie reports.
Details of the final moments of the life of an 11-year-old girl found slain on a reservation in New Mexico emerged Wednesday through court documents
Six decades after Kansas City shuttered one of the nation's largest streetcar networks, a modern but much smaller version is set to open in its central business district
Oxford University determined the biggest threats to humanity over the next five years. Let's be honest, not many of these are too shocking. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
The court ruled that due to "the condition of the defendant" and the small amount of food he took, a man wouldn't be punished for his actions.
The Northern California doctor who was asked to help Prince before his death is an addiction and pain specialist who has championed the use of a semi-synthetic opiate to treat pain
I never thought i'd say this but it seems America has too much cheese. We have our biggest surplus of cheese in the past 32 years so get out there and do your part. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
An assistant says former Republican Sen. Bob Bennett of Utah, one of the first incumbents ousted in a national wave of tea party-led anger in 2010, has died
A subway tunnel connecting some of Brooklyn's hippest neighborhoods to New York City's commercial heart in Manhattan will either be closed entirely for 18 months, or see extremely limited service for three years, under two possible plans
Foreigners who had been banking on their investments in a biomedical research facility in northern Vermont to get green cards are scrambling to find a backup
Detroit teachers who had closed city schools for two days by calling out sick say they will return to the classroom Wednesday after being assured by the district's manager that they would continue to be paid
Detroit students are returning to class after teachers who called out sick for two days received assurances from the financially struggling district that they will continue to be paid
Authorities say a recently fired employee opened fire at a transportation company near Houston, killing one employee and injuring another before he fatally shot himself