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Former Granite Mountain Hotshots talk 'Only the…

2013 Yarnell fire sole survivor Brendan McDonough and film consultant Pat McCarty discuss the movie on 'America's Newsroom.'

How serious is the opioid epidemic?

More than 33,000 people died from opioids in the United States in 2015 and overdoses have quadrupled since 1999. We take a look at the opioid epidemic by the numbers.

Houston-area "Tourniquet Killer" set to die

A convicted sex offender who became known as Houston's "Tourniquet Killer" because of the way he strangled his multiple victims is set for execution Wednesday

The Latest: NTSB says Benadryl impaired balloon…

Investigators say the pilot of a Texas hot air balloon that crashed and killed 16 people flew with enough Benadryl in his system to have the equivalent blood-alcohol level of a drunken driver

325-pound woman charged with killing girl by…

Authorities say a 325-pound Florida woman has been charged with killing her 9-year-old cousin by sitting on the child as punishment

Files show new details of US support for…

Declassified files have revealed new details of U.S. government knowledge and support of an Indonesian army extermination campaign that killed several hundred thousand civilians during anti-communist hysteria in the mid-1960s

New fires break out in California as wine country…

As fire crews gain on wildfires burning for more than a week in Northern California's wine country, new fires broke out in other parts of the state, including northeast of Los Angeles

U.S.-Backed Fighters Claim Victory Over ISIS in…

Syrian Democratic Forces say ISIS militants have been ousted from their former Syrian ‘capital’ after months of battle and fierce fighting in the city center.

Pixel 2 camera boss explains the phone's new HDR…

Read the Pixel 2 CNET Editors Take - http://cnet.co/2g6nYs0 Camera team leader Tim Knight explains how new HDR+ photo technology and image stabilization lift the new Google phone over last year's model.

What's it like to live in North Korea?

Four young North Korean defectors share their stories

The New York Times - Detecting a Kilonova…

From The New York Times: For the first time, astronomers have seen and heard a pair of neutron stars collide in a crucible of cosmic alchemy.By: By DENNIS OVERBYE, JONATHAN CORUM and JASON DRAKEFORD. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2kSFdSH

President Trump On Rep. Tom Marino

Rep. Tom Marino, President Donald Trump's nominee to be the nation's drug czar, is withdrawing from consideration following reports he played a key role in weakening the federal government's authority to stop companies from distributing opioids.

Lawmaker slams 'bigoted' response to Puerto Rico

NYC City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito discusses relief efforts in Puerto Rico after Maria and why she says they are insufficient, Trump's response and an upcoming rally in DC.

Matthews: Trump never takes responsibility

Today in the Rose Garden, the president blamed all the failures on the Republican leader, Mitch McConnell, none of it on himself. He accused the major press of putting out "fake news."

Harvey Weinstein Accusations: Will it Lead to a…

As Hollywood deals with the fallout from allegations of sexual assault by Harvey Weinstein, Kim Strassel, Heather McGee and Kasie Hunt discuss the implications for campuses and the halls of Congress.

Ariana Grande Responds to her Tiny Stool Photo…

Ariana Grande became a meme and instead of ignoring it, she laughed with her fans. Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) reports.

Dems slam Arctic drilling plan as 'polar payout' to Big Oil

Democrats and environmental groups are denouncing a Republican plan to allow oil and gas drilling in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, saying the plan would defile a crown jewel of U.S. wilderness to promote oil exports to China and other nations

Slain barber called a hero for protecting little boy

The man fatally shot in a Connecticut barbershop last weekend died trying to protect the life of a little boy whose hair he had just cut

Goldman, Morgan Stanley crush targets

Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley managed to grow earnings that crushed analysts estimates despite suffering big drops in bond trading revenue. Fred Katayama reports.

Leading senators say have outline of health insurance deal

Two leading senators say they have the "basic outlines" of a bipartisan deal to resume payments to health insurers that President Donald Trump has blocked

Nebraska man accused of helping Florida girlfriend kill self

Investigators say a Nebraska man facing an assisted suicide charge in his Florida girlfriend's death believed she had stage-four cancer, but an autopsy didn't find any tumors

Netflix's Content Budget Might've Gotten Even…

Netflix revealed a new estimate in its third-quarter report for how much it'll spend on content next year.

Discarded, unmanned Russian spaceship burns up…

Discarded Russian cargo spaceship burns across the night sky of the Arabian Peninsula