President Obama reaches out to America's kids

"Do your homework! No excuses! It's what you owe yourself." This is the tough-love message President Obama is delivering to children as the school year starts. The President went to a school in the Washington D.C.

CDC Predicts Increase in H1N1 as More Schools Open

Don’t let your guard down. That’s the message from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention when it comes to the H1N1 virus.

Obama Relying on ObamaTo Revive Health Care Reform

Obama places health reform push on his own shoulders as he prepares for speech to joint session of Congress tomorrow night | COMPLETE COVERAGE

Obama Avoids PoliticsIn School Speech

President plans to tell nation's students that they ultimately are most responsible for their own education | FULL TEXT

All the News That's Fit to... Ignore

Most major news outlets ignored firestorm of controversy surrounding ex-Obama 'green jobs czar' Van Jones

Teen Melanie Oudin in Dream Run at U.S. Open

When Melanie Oudin wakes up each morning these days, sharing a king-sized hotel bed with her mother, she's basically your average teen visiting the big city.

Flames Are Staying One Step Ahead of Calif. Firefighters

As crews contained more than half of a deadly wildfire near Los Angeles, authorities found two more burned homes amid a trail of destruction that has already included dozens of scorched residences and the lives of two firefighters.

Armed robbery at fast food restaurant

Waco police are investigating an alleged robbery at a Jack In The Box that happened early Sunday morning. Officials say, the two men pulled out a gun before demanding cash.

British Court Convicts 3 in Plot to Blow Up Passenger Planes

Three British Muslims were convicted Monday of conspiring to kill thousands of civilians by blowing up trans-Atlantic flights in mid-air with liquid explosives disguised as soft drinks.

Qaddafi's Son Blasts Lockerbie Release Critics

Son of Libyan leader Muammar al-Qaddafi branded British politicians questioning the release of the man convicted of the Lockerbie bombing as "disgusting" and "immoral."