National News + World News

Donald Sterling accused of threatening to 'take out' wife's lawyer, sue doctors

 Donald Sterling can't seem to avoid trouble over recorded phone calls.

Iraqi forces fighting militants for town on Syrian border

- Iraqi security forces are waging a fierce battle with militants for control of the strategic border with Syria, where the enemy fighters enjoy a stronghold, Iraqi security officials said Saturday.

Too hot for jail? Some women think so...

Female Facebookers are apparently swooning over the picture of a dreamy-eyed stranger.

U.S. human trafficking report drops four nations to lowest tier

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- After several years of what it calls broken promises, the U.S.

U.S. human trafficking report drops four nations to lowest tier

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- After several years of what it calls broken promises, the U.S.

Marine who took grenade blast for comrade to receive Medal of Honor

William "Kyle" Carpenter lost most of his jaw and an eye when he fell on a grenade to shield a fellow Marine from the blast.

NTSB: Truck in Tracy Morgan crash was speeding, driver neared rest limits

The truck that rear-ended comedian Tracy Morgan's limo was speeding 20 mph over the limit, and its driver was approaching federal limits on how long he could be behind the wheel, according to investigators.

Chikungunya virus spreads to U.S., Cuba

 Health officials are reporting new cases of the chikungunya virus in Cuba and the United States.

Up to 20,000 Fort Bliss soldiers ready for deployment to Iraq, if needed

El Paso, TX (KTSM) — As a group of violent extremists zero in on Baghdad, target Iraq's largest oil refinery, and threaten to take Baghdad International Airport over, lawmakers in Washington continue to battle it out over how the United States should

Man charged in border agent's death extradited

A man charged in the "Fast and Furious" death of Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry has been extradited to the United States from Mexico, the Justice Department said. Lionel Portillo Meza was extradited Tuesday.