The SAT college entrance exam is undergoing sweeping revisions, including an optional essay and no penalties for wrong answers.
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (CNN) — A dire prediction for guacamole lovers.
Avocados are already in short supply because of an ongoing drought in California…. More »
MORRISTOWN, N.J. (CNN) — A high school cheerleader who’s suing her own parents won’t get any money for now.
It was the first time… More »
NEW ORLEANS, La. (WGNO/CNN) — It could be a case of Mardi Gras mischief… Or vandals inspired by a popular acronym.
Someone stole the… More »
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (KGO/CNN) – A California couple that found ten million dollars in gold coins on their property may get to keep them…. More »
A gas leak and subsequent explosion leveled one house and damaged dozens of others at a suburban town house development Tuesday, killing one resident and injuring seven workers.
(WPRI/CNN) — The Rhode Island Department of Health is issuing a warning that some people may have been exposed to measles.
A patient who… More »
INDIANAPOLIS, IND. (WISH/CNN) – Some Indianapolis school buses could soon feature ads.
It’s part of a pilot program meant to help cash-strapped school districts… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is driving ahead with a dramatic reduction in sulfur in gasoline and tailpipe emissions, declaring that cleaner air… More »
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is once again the world’s richest person. Forbes magazine announced its ranking of the world’s billionaires Monday.
A medical group of epilepsy experts on Monday called on the federal government to reconsider classifying marijuana as a dangerous drug so its impact… More »
Ellen DeGeneres’ celeb-studded selfie from the most-watched Oscars telecast in a decade was a landmark social media moment.
NEW YORK (AP) — Arby’s has won the bid for Pharrell’s famous hat.
The fast food restaurant announced Sunday it paid $44,100 for the… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal government says its offices in the Washington area will be closed Monday due to the winter storm moving into… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — First the teenager survived a rare cancer. Then she wanted to study it, spurring a study that helped scientists find a… More »
CLEVELAND, Ohio (WJW/CNN) — The backlash has been brutal for a woman who runs a Yahoo! group for job seekers in Northeast Ohio.
Kelly… More »
A toxic mix of heroin and other drugs killed Oscar-winning actor Philip Seymour Hoffman, New York City officials said Friday.
FORT CARSON, Colo. (KRDO/CNN) – An Army private could be disciplined after refusing to salute the flag.
Instead, the soldier was uploading a selfie…. More »
PLANO, TX (KTVT/CNN) – Like most toddlers, Kendall Johnson squeals, gurgles and fusses – but she’s making noises that she can’t hear.
“Most of… More »
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (CNN) — Doctors knew 14-month-old Roland had serious heart problems before he was even born.
With four congenital heart defects, a series… More »
It’s a smartphone that’d make James Bond jealous.
Aerospace manufacturer Boeing unveiled a new “self-destructing” smart phone this week.
The phone is called the… More »
Wichita Falls, Tex. (CNN) — What would it take for you to drink tap water that had been recycled straight from the sewer?
Well,… More »
(CNN) — In an apparent first at the tradition-minded Supreme Court, an advocacy group surreptitiously recorded video of an oral argument that was interrupted… More »
Our galaxy is looking far more crowded and hospitable. NASA on Wednesday confirmed a bonanza of 715 newly discovered planets outside our solar system.