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Hagel: Scourge of sexual assault "must be stamped out"

Sexual harassment and sexual assault in the military "are a profound betrayal of sacred oaths and sacred trusts," Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel told cadets Saturday at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point.

Hackers appear to probe U.S. energy infrastructure

The United States is investigating "a string of malicious" cyber incidents that appear to be focused on probing energy infrastructure, a U.S. official familiar with the latest intelligence tells CNN.

Holder involved in decision to ask for search warrant for reporter's private emails

Attorney General Eric Holder was involved in the Justice Department's decision to seek a search warrant for Fox News reporter James Rosen's private e-mails, a Justice official told CNN.

A tornado's heading your way: Now what?

You've just that heard a tornado is headed directly toward you. You don't have a safe room, and you're not near a shelter. Do you hunker down and hope for the best or do you flee?

Glendora Yard Dug Up in 1978 Cold-Case Disappearance

Glendora, CA (KTLA) -- Police on Thursday planned to continue searching the backyard of a home in Glendora in connection with a decades-old murder mystery. Wendy Byron was 24 when she was reported missing in the summer of 1978, nearly 35 years ago

'Ghetto' tours of Bronx ended after outrage

NEW YORK (CNN) -- A New York company offering tours of Bronx neighborhoods has shut down after officials objected to its advertising that claimed to give visitors "a ride through a real New York City 'ghetto'," according to a

Two adopted Utah brothers, 4 and 10, found dead; oldest brother, 15, arrested

A 15-year-old Utah boy was arrested in connection with the slayings of his two younger adopted brothers, ages 4 and 10, who were apparently stabbed to death in their home, authorities said Thursday.

VIDEO: Gun, drug texts featured in new Trayvon Martin shooting evidence

Items taken from Trayvon Martin's cell phone -- including a text-message discussion of drug use and pictures of a gun and marijuana plants -- are among new details released Thursday by attorneys for the neighborhood watch volunteer accused

Americans having their say on divisive Keystone pipeline plan

Jobs, say hundreds of thousands of people. Pollution, say hundreds of thousands of others.

2 adopted Utah brothers, 4 and 10, found dead; oldest brother, 15, arrested

A 15-year-old Utah boy was arrested in connection with the slayings of his two younger adopted brothers, ages 4 and 10, who were apparently stabbed to death in their home, authorities said Thursday.