"Selma," the new feature film about the civil rights struggle, is igniting a struggle of its own over who deserves credit -- or blame -- in the events of 50 years ago that are depicted in the movie.
Two of the four presidents on Mount Rushmore never went to college, but serious candidates without degrees are becoming rarer.
The greatest sports franchises in the world all share one thing in common: superfans so passionate they will travel far and wide to watch their teams exult in victory.
Rachel Nichols caught up with Richard Sherman following a dramatic 28-22 overtime win by the Seattle Seahawks in the NFC Championship.
Not one, but two alligators have been found just a few miles apart in the Los Angeles area this week.
After security breaches involving firearms, the FAA has suspended a program that allows safety inspectors to bypass the Transportation Security Administration's screening checkpoints, the agency announced Friday.
Hundreds of people gathered Saturday to show their support for law enforcement following nationwide protests of controversial police incidents in Ferguson, Missouri; New York City and other areas.
The FAA is investigating two very close calls at JFK International Airport and Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. CNN's Rene Marsh reports.
An Oregon jogger thought someone knocked him in the head or he got hit by lightning or may have suffered a stroke when he felt a big blow to the head last week as he was jogging in Bush's Pasture Park.
It was not what Derek Nash expected to find in his 5-year-old's school bag: A bill demanding a "no-show fee" for another child's birthday party.
Wintry weather. Post-holiday debt. Failed New Years resolutions. And everyone back in the office after taking time off.
Pope Francis, who pledged on the day of his installation as pontiff to make the environment a priority, is drafting a highly anticipated encyclical on ecology and climate change.
Conservative distrust of Pope Francis, which has been building in the U.S. throughout his pontificate, is reaching a boiling point over his plan to urge action on climate change — and to do so through a document traditionally used for the most important papal teachings.
Dalton Hayes, 18, and Cheyenne Phillips, 13, were arrested in Panama City Beach, Florida, authorities say. The two are suspected of stealing three cars -- two with guns inside.
The Shanghai Composite Index dropped sharply Monday. Here's what happened.
Alan P. Gross, the American released from captivity in Cuba, and Scott Kelly, an astronaut scheduled to leave for a year aboard the International Space Station, will be among President Obama’s guests.
In Colorado, for example, statewide average premiums are nearly unchanged. But that masks sharp rises in some regions and steep drops in others.