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State Department official accused of soliciting sex from a minor denied bail

A U.S. State Department official accused of soliciting sex from a minor is being held without bond on Wednesday night.

It's Magic! Send a text, get anything you need

The startup Magic went viral like, well, magic. It's one of the latest additions to the service economy, similar to Alfred, WunWun or Instacart. But it's trying to one-up them all.

Southwest planes, grounded over missed inspections, allowed to fly

Southwest Airlines missed required inspections on 128 of its Boeing 737 aircraft, leading to the cancellation of dozens of flights this week.

Reel-y? 280-pound catfish reportedly caught in Italy's Po River

Catfish come in all varieties, shapes and sizes, some big and some small. And one downright gigantic, apparently now swimming in a river in Italy.

Boehner-McConnell gap sign of likely DHS shutdown

They've known for months that Congress would face a late February deadline to keep the Department of Homeland Security running.

Netanyahu says no to Dem meeting: 'Misperception of partisanship'

JERUSALEM (CNN) -- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu declined an invitation to hold a closed-door session with Democratic senators during his visit to Washington next month, saying such a meeting would "compound the misperception of partisans

For sale: Boston snow, starting at $19.99

The only thing crazier than a guy in snowbound Massachusetts boxing up the powdery white stuff and offering it for sale online? People are actually buying it. For $89, self-styled entrepreneur Kyle Waring will ship you 6 pounds of Boston-area

FBI: Three men in New York attempted to join ISIS

One of three men arrested in an attempt to join ISIS in Syria vowed to shoot President Barack Obama, according to a complaint released in a Brooklyn, New York, federal court Wednesday.

More lawsuits in UNC academic scandal; whistleblower settles with university

Three more athletes who say they were scammed out of an education at the University of North Carolina are now suing over academic fraud, and the whistleblower who exposed the fake-class system has now settled her lawsuit with the university. Fo

Roman Polanski appears in Polish court for extradition hearing

He was an acclaimed film director.