FBI agent lays out 'gruesome,' 'chaotic' Fort Hood scene

FORT HOOD, Texas (CNN) -- Crime-scene testimony dominated Tuesday's proceedings in the court-martial of admitted Fort Hood gunman Nidal Hasan, with an FBI agent describing the "chaotic" scene of the 2009 massacre.

Man arrested for riding a horse into bar, lassoing customer

Just after midnight Wednesday morning, Scott, LA Police were called to Cowboy’s nightclub where a man was riding his horse inside the bar.

Baby 'Messiah' needs a new name, Tennessee judge rules

Young Messiah, the "happiest baby in the world," according to his mother, is blissfully unaware that a judge ruled that his birth name promises to offend many in his Tennessee community.

Jesse Jackson Jr., wife await sentencing for misusing campaign funds

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Former congressman Jesse Jackson Jr., who misused about $750,000 in campaign funds, apologized Wednesday before he and his wife, Sandi, were set to be sentenced. "I misled the American people," Jackson said. The pair pleaded

'Innocence' filmmaker says Obama administration was irresponsible

The filmmaker whose anti-Muslim movie was wrongly cited for sparking protests that led to the Benghazi debacle doesn't hold a grudge against the U.S.

Tourist finds huge diamond on vacation

"Remember the time Mikey found that massive diamond at that park?" That's how one North Carolina family is going to remember this summer.

Boy infected with rare brain-eating amoeba in Florida

Another child has been infected with a rare, brain-eating parasite, less than a month after an Arkansas girl ended up in a hospital, fighting for her life.

Farm linked to cyclospora stops sending lettuce to U.S.

A farm linked to the recent outbreak of cyclospora has stopped sending lettuce to the United States, according to the Food and Drug Administration.

AOL CEO: Firing employee for taking a photo was a mistake

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- AOL CEO Tim Armstrong told employees Tuesday that he's sorry for publicly firing an employee for taking a photo during a conference call.

2 dead in Alabama crash of UPS cargo plane

The pilot and co-pilot of a UPS cargo flight died Wednesday when the Airbus A300 they were flying crashed on approach to the Birmingham, Alabama, airport, Mayor William Bell said. The plane, which took off from Louisville, Kentucky, went down arou