Report: DEA agent made prostitute arrangement for Secret Service agent

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- A Drug Enforcement Administration agent stationed in Cartagena, Colombia, arranged for a prostitute to have an encounter with a U.S.

California sheriff: Youth who shot classmate felt he'd been bullied

(CNN) -- A 16-year-old student who blasted a California high school classroom with a shotgun Thursday was targeting two classmates because he felt he'd been bullied, the local sheriff said Thursday night.

Planned Parenthood seeks injunction in Texas funding law

(CNN) -- Planned Parenthood in Texas heads to federal court Friday, looking for a temporary injunction that would allow it to take part in the state's revamped Women's Health Program.

No sign of trapped killer whales, official says

(CNN) -- A group of killer whales that had been trapped beneath ice and in danger of dying in Canada's Hudson Bay have not been seen Thursday, authorities said. Inukjuak Town Manager Johnny Williams said shifting wind patterns overnight allowed th

Giglio bows out of inauguration over sermon on gays

(CNN) -- In the face of withering criticism over a sermon he apparently delivered on homosexuality in the 1990s, the Rev. Louie Giglio has withdrawn from giving the benediction at President Barack Obama's inauguration.

Wal-Mart accepted White House invite, but met with the AG, not the VP

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Wal-Mart, which had initially turned down a meeting with Vice President Joe Biden's gun violence panel, did meet with administration officials on Thursday -- but instead of sitting down with Biden, the company's repr

Police: TV host Jimmy Savile exploited fame to abuse children on vast scale

LONDON (CNN) -- Britain's late TV presenter and radio host Jimmy Savile sexually abused hundreds of people and carried out more than 30 rapes, police said Friday, as they unveiled a report exposing "vast, predatory and opportunistic&qu

What to do if you have the flu

CNN) -- You feel worse by the hour. Your joints ache, your head feels heavy, you can't stop coughing, you're freezing even as your temperature keeps climbing, your stomach is upset, even your eyes hurt. Face it: You have the flu.

Will `Abenomics' lift Japan from recession?

CNN) -- As the new Japanese government of Shinzo Abe unleashes a new round of stimulus for the ailing economy, a Tokyo restaurateur has thrown his support behind the new government -- but it comes with a resigned sigh that seems to mark most le

Wireless AMBER alerts: What are they, and who gets them?

Many people may have received mobile text alerts on their cell phones when an Amber Alert has been issued in their area. We've heard from many East Texans who want to know more about them.