Honey Boo Boo's Girl Scout Cookie sales shut down

Atlanta, GA (WGCL) -- Honey Boo Boo's latest business venture was cut short after Girl Scouts of America stepped in on Thursday. Reality TV star Alana Thompson, 7, was helping a friend sell Girl Scout Cookies this February.

More people look for love at Wal-Mart

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Romance isn't dead. It's just hiding at your local Wal-Mart.

Researchers: Toddler cured of HIV

(CNN) -- A 2-year-old Mississippi girl is the first child to be "functionally cured" of HIV, researchers announced Sunday. Researchers said they believe early intervention -- in this case within 30 hours of birth -- with three anti-viral drugs was

Cardinals meet Monday; could set date to elect new pope

ROME (CNN) -- The process of picking a new pope was one step closer to starting on Monday, as more than 140 Catholic cardinals began a meeting at the Vatican.

Sporadic violence mars Kenya election

NAIROBI, Kenya (CNN) -- Throngs of Kenyans lined up Monday to choose their next president in a tight, anxiously awaited general election marred by isolated violence.

Debate ensues on day one of forced spending cuts

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- They argued over the forced spending cuts known as sequestration before those cuts took effect, and on the first full day of the cuts being official, Congress and the White House are still bickering over who is to blame. "It's

Official: Walmart Foundation head to be tapped as next budget director

(CNN) -- Sylvia Mathews Burwell will be nominated Monday by President Barack Obama to be the director of the Office of Management and Budget, a senior Obama administration official said.

SpaceX 'Dragon' capsule reaches International Space Station

(CNN) -- After a technical hiccup, SpaceX's Dragon cargo capsule reached the International Space Station on Sunday. The unmanned Dragon is carrying more than 1,200 pounds of supplies for the crew and the crew's experiments.

Police dog finds -- then fires -- ditched handgun

(CNN) -- A Massachusetts police dog searching for a handgun not only found the weapon but fired it with his paw, a police chief said Sunday.

Austin man dies during California triathlon

(CNN) -- A 46-year-old man from Austin, Texas, died Sunday during the swim portion of the Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon in San Francisco, according to race officials.