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Huntsman in talks to be ambassador to Russia

A senior administration official told CNN that former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman is in talks to be US ambassador to Russia. CNN's Nic Robertson has more.

Judge agrees to release Orlando shooter's widow…

A federal judge in California has decided that the widow of the gunman who killed dozens of people at a Florida nightclub isn't a danger to the public and will be released from jail ahead of her trial on charges of aiding the attack

APNewsBreak: School led locker room assault…

The investigation into the sexual assault of a disabled black football player by his white teammates at an Idaho high school showed that crucial evidence was collected by school employees, not law enforcement officials

Toyota adds most fuel-efficient Prius

For 2017, Toyota has added its most fuel-efficient Prius ever: a plug-in gasoline-electric hybrid called Prius Prime that can travel up to 640 miles on a full electric charge and a single tank of fuel

Cop blindsides bat-wielding man outside police…

Raw video: Officer takes down suspect in West Covina, California

Suspects charged in murder of Kim Jong Un's…

Greg Palkot reports from London

EU criticizes Russian law easing domestic violence penalties

A senior European Union official is criticizing new Russian legislation decriminalizing some forms of domestic violence and urging Moscow to reverse it

Texas court hears case that could dent gay marriage right

The Texas Supreme Court is hearing arguments in a case that conservatives hope will provide an opening to challenge the landmark 2015 ruling legalizing gay marriage nationwide

Fed releases Beige Book

The Federal Reserve releases their latest Beige Book report on the U.S. economy. CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports.

New US laws promote women in STEM

Two new laws gain presidential approval to bring more women into science, technology, engineering and math.

The Syrian women searching for answers at the…

As Syrian peace talks continue in Geneva, a group of women are holding a series of vigils aimed at raising awareness for family members who have been detained in the country. Last week they met the UN envoy Staffan de Mistura who promised to raise the issue of detention in the talks.

The New York Times: Milan Fashion Week in 60…

From The New York Times: T Magazine's market director, Malina Joseph Gilchrist, recaps the fall/winter 2017 collections from Milan. By JORDAN FULLER.

Casey Affleck Responds to Criticism Following…

Casey Affleck spoke with the Boston Globe following backlash he received after winning his first Oscar.

McCaskill: I hope last night was a new beginning

Sens. Claire McCaskill and Joe Manchin discuss President Trump's address, what he got wrong and if he succeeded on any fronts.

Whitford: We are living in some bad writing

Bradley Whitford, Robert Davi and Nancy Giles push the GOP to stand up to Trump.

Emerging Pattern? Trump Media Attacks Follow…

Looking back as far as the election, a pattern seems to emerge in which President Trump attacks the media after major news reports about Russia.

Google's New Robot is Basically 'The Terminator…

Google-owned company Boston Dynamics is known for making slick robots, and their latest is no exception. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.

Key aid provider says it can't operate in…

Russian-backed rebels in eastern Ukraine say they are taking over scores of factories and mines in the region, many belonging to a tycoon whose foundation has been the largest provider of humanitarian aid to a war-battered population

Ohio man pleads guilty in bomb plot on New York prison guard

A 58-year-old Ohio man has pleaded guilty to a federal charge stemming from an explosion that injured a New York state prison guard outside his home

New Obama book deal shatters record - report

Former U.S. President Barack Obama and wife Michelle Obama have reportedly agreed to write two more books with publishers Penguin Random House for $65 million, after a bidding war that blew away similar deals set by predecessors. Matthew Larotonda reports.

McDonald's to offer mobile order-and-pay toward end of 2017

McDonald's says it will offer mobile order-and-pay and curbside pickup in the U.S. toward the end of the year

Video of men hooking shark at pier sparks state probe

California authorities are investigating after video surfaced of fishermen reeling in what appears to be a juvenile great white shark on the Huntington Beach Pier

New Facebook Live Tools Help Prevent Suicide

The company plans to integrate its existing suicide prevention tools into Facebook Live and Messenger to better help people in distress.

What is bird flu?

Avian influenza usually only affects birds, but it's caused thousands of life-threatening infections in humans too.