[LESS INFO] 13 VIEWS | ADDED 17:46:20 06/07/12
Even with the war in Iraq over and the war in Afghanistan winding down, military suicides are up; Also, Elizabeth Palmer reports from Damascus, Syria on the latest reports of a new massacre by Syrian troops in the Syrian village of Hama; And, Dawn Loggins, 18, was abandoned by her parents while in high school. Given another chance to succeed, she's now graduating high school and on her way to Harvard.
[LESS INFO] 17 VIEWS | ADDED 18:57:48 06/06/12
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's victory in a recall election has made him a Republican star overnight. But, does this contest say anything about the presidential race?; And, Steve Hartman visits the tiny French town of Les Ventes, that for the last 60 years has been honoring the sacrifice of an American WWII fighter pilot whose widow only recently discovered his fate.
[LESS INFO] 14 VIEWS | ADDED 17:59:02 06/05/12
Al Qaeda deputy leader Abu Yahya al-Libi was killed in a drone strike in Pakistan; Also, the recall election of Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker is underway; And, Steve Hartman reports on a story of love that was lost in war but survived the test of time.
[LESS INFO] 18 VIEWS | ADDED 17:39:16 06/04/12
In the latest sign the U.S. economy may be slowing, U.S. companies placed fewer orders to factories for the second straight month; Then, Researchers announced that girls who survive childhood cancer face a higher risk for breast cancer later on in life; Also, opinion polls say Queen Elizabeth II is more popular now than ever before as the royal family rebrands themselves for a modern age.
[LESS INFO] 12 VIEWS | ADDED 16:33:15 06/03/12
There are no likely survivors after a passenger plane carrying 153 people crashed into a residential neighborhood in Nigeria's largest city; Then, an Iraq war veteran falls victim to an erroneous credit card report that cost him his job; Also, Queen Elizabeth II lead a 1000-strong flotilla during her Diamond Jubilee
[LESS INFO] 20 VIEWS | ADDED 17:30:25 06/02/12
Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has been sentenced to life in prison for allowing the killing of hundreds of protesters; Also, President Obama's goal of one million electric vehicles by the end of 2015 is in jeopardy; And, Britain officially kicked off its Diamond Jubilee - a celebration of Queen Elizabeth II's 60 years on the throne.
[LESS INFO] 20 VIEWS | ADDED 17:10:32 06/01/12
The latest jobs report sends the stock market plummeting; Also, George Zimmerman, the admitted killer of Trayvon Martin, is headed to jail after a judge revoked his bond; And, Steve Hartman reports on a blind teacher who has developed an uncanny ability to verbalize information to his students.
[LESS INFO] 41 VIEWS | ADDED 17:23:48 05/31/12
Former vice presidential nominee John Edwards was acquitted of one count of campaign finance fraud, and a deadlocked jury yielded a mistrial on five other counts; Also, NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg is proposing a ban on the sale of sodas and sugary beverages larger than 16 ounces; And, political differences seemed to dissolve during the unveiling of former President George W. Bush's portrait in the White House.
[LESS INFO] 12 VIEWS | ADDED 18:29:17 05/30/12
Europe's debt crisis had American investors dumping stock, resulting in a triple-digit loss for the Dow; Also, in Syria, another mass execution has been uncovered, as pressure mounts on the U.S. to intervene; And, a study out in the journal "Aging" found a common trait between people who live past 100 is a positive attitude and outlook on life.
[LESS INFO] 20 VIEWS | ADDED 18:10:40 05/29/12
The U.S. and eight other nations expelled Syrian diplomats from their capitals after Syria suffered its worst war crime in the country's 15-month-old civil war; Then, Mitt Romney is set to clinch the GOP presidential nomination after his projected win in the Texas primary; Also, the estimated 1.5 million tons of debris from Japan floating up on U.S. shores could take up to six years to clean up.
[LESS INFO] 22 VIEWS | ADDED 17:19:02 05/28/12
President Obama honored the sacrifice of the fallen patriots and pays special tribute to Vietnam Veterans; And, more than 100,000 people have signed an on-line petition to extend benefits to the Marines and their families who have been exposed to the toxic waters in the base Camp Lejeune in North Carolina.
[LESS INFO] 14 VIEWS | ADDED 16:20:35 05/27/12
Winds are increasing as Tropical Storm Beryl is expected to make landfall in parts of Florida and the Carolinas; Then, a sailor's campaign to design a flag to honor his fellow veterans; And, the Golden Gate Bridge celebrates its 75th anniversary.
[LESS INFO] 14 VIEWS | ADDED 18:29:13 05/26/12
Extreme weather is sweeping the country this Memorial Day weekend; Also, the head of the U.N. observer team in Syria says that at least 32 children and 60 adults have been killed in an assault by government forces; And, high-profile college commencement speakers share their insights with the class of 2012.
[LESS INFO] 23 VIEWS | ADDED 17:29:47 05/25/12
The admitted killer of Etan Patz, Pedro Hernandez, was charged with a second-degree murder; Also, the Dragon capsule, a private, unmanned spacecraft owned and operated by SpaceX, docked with the ISS; And, Steve Hartman meets with the proprietors and participants of an unusual tourism option: the storm chasing industry.
[LESS INFO] 18 VIEWS | ADDED 16:54:20 05/24/12
Police in New York City say they are holding a man who has confessed to the murder of Etan Patz - the six-year-old boy who vanished without a trace in 1979; Also, Monsignor William Lynn testified that he typed up a list of 35 alleged predator priests, but did nothing about them; And, a former high school football star convicted of rape had his conviction dismissed after his accuser said she lied about the whole thing.
[LESS INFO] 19 VIEWS | ADDED 17:26:00 05/23/12
Monsignor William Lynn testified that a Cardinal ordered him to cover up sexual abuse of children by priests; Also, the director of the Secret Service spoke publicly for the first time about the prostitution scandal; And, with only a few days left in the climbing season, a traffic jam has formed on Mount Everest in an area known as the "death zone."