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A worn metal bracelet inscribed with the name of a fallen 9/11 firefighter washed up 10 days ago on the shores of New York's Robert Moses State Park. As the surf rolled away from her feet, Marlene Quinn picked it up.
The San Joaquin river is on life support. John D. Sutter looks at the extreme measures taken to keep the river flowing.
Helicopters plucked hikers from atop Yosemite's Half Dome peak and other parts of the national park after a wildfire spread rapidly.
Guests at a Lexington, Kentucky, hotel were evacuated moments before a gas leak exploded. WLEX has more.
President Barack Obama on Sunday signaled for the first time that he is likely to dispatch U.S. military resources to help fight the serious outbreak of Ebola in several countries in West Africa.
CNN's Wolf Blitzer talks to Atlanta Hawks co-owner Bruce Levenson about the scandal surrounding Donald Sterling.
Another NBA owner has been caught making racist remarks, but it doesn't appear the Atlanta Hawks' Bruce Levenson wants to take the prolonged path to being stripped of his team that Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling took this year.
Rescuers scoured Caribbean waters Saturday for signs of a prominent New York couple whose unresponsive plane crashed north of Jamaica a day earlier.
U.S. President Barack Obama will deliver a speech Wednesday to explain to the nation "what our game plan is going forward" in the fight against ISIS.
President Obama will not take any executive actions on immigration until after November's elections, a White House official confirmed to CNN on Saturday.
Family and friends will bid farewell to comedian Joan Rivers on Sunday during a funeral at a Jewish temple in Manhattan.