National News + World News

Man who shot at police killed 3-year-old girl, authorities say

A Maryland medical examiner said Sunday that a man fatally shot and stabbed a 3-year-old girl found inside a car after a police shootout.

Rogers: 'Never say never' for combat troops in Iraq

Republican Rep. Mike Rogers told CNN Sunday he'll "never say never" to the possibility of U.S. combat troops returning to the ground in Iraq to fight Islamic extremists.

Ebola facility in Liberia attacked; patients flee

Ebola patients fled during an attack at a health care facility in Monrovia, Liberia, on Saturday, said Liberian National Police spokesman Sam Collins told CNN Sunday.

Image overload: Help us sort it all out, NASA requests

NASA is asking for your help. No, you do not get to go to space.

U.S. warplanes, Kurdish forces pound ISIS targets in bid to retake Iraqi dam

Kurdish forces fired mortars and explosives at extremist militants Sunday as the battle to retake a strategic dam in northern Iraq raged on.

Can the stock market rally keep going?

Are the good times rolling or is Armageddon near in the stock market? Even in normal times, market predictions are polarizing, but these days, it's especially hard to make sense of all the noise coming out of Wall Street.

Dockworkers find 35 'screaming' stowaways in a container

Dockworkers at a major London port discovered 35 people inside a shipping container Saturday morning. One of them, an adult male, was declared dead at the scene, according to Essex police Superintendent Trevor Roe.

CT nonprofit bringing coffee to combat zones

Thousands of miles away from home, troops in combat zones are finding comfort in a coffee cup. That soothing cup of Joe is possible thanks to some volunteers in Wallingford.

Governor Perry speaks out on indictment charges

Gov. Rick Perry today made the following statement regarding the decision by the Travis County Grand Jury:

What's next as authorities probe the killing of Michael Brown?

Nightly protests went wrong again in Ferguson, Missouri, early Saturday. Law enforcement officers wore riot gear and used armored vehicles to face protesters, as looters ransacked at least four stores.