'I can't breathe!' tops list of notable quotes

'I can't breathe!' tops Yale librarian's list of notable quotes for 2014

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 03:32pm EST

Gun control advocates speak to Congress ahead of Newtown anniversary

Nearing the second anniversary of the shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, gun control advocates are renewing their drive in Congress for tougher gun laws. It was on Dec. 14, 2012 that a mentally disturbed gunman killed 20 children and 6 teachers and staffers at Sandy Hook.

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 03:25pm EST

Volunteers bring Santa to remote Alaska village

Volunteers bring Christmas to remote Inupiat Eskimo village in Alaska, including rare apples

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 01:58pm EST

Federal autopsy released in Ferguson shooting

Federal autopsy in Ferguson police shooting reaches similar conclusions to others

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 01:46pm EST

Teen placing coins on tracks crushed by train

Louisiana teenager playing game with coins on train tracks crushed, killed by passing car

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 11:20am EST

Baby weighing nearly 14 pounds born in Colorado

Colorado woman who gave birth to baby tipping scales at 13 pounds, 13 ounces says 'I'm done!'

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 10:50am EST

US unveils federal law enforcement profiling curbs

New US guidelines curb profiling by federal law enforcement; airport, border screening exempt

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 10:46am EST

Walden Pond where Thoreau lived simply goes solar

Walden Pond, where Henry David Thoreau lived simply and waxed poetic, is going solar

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 10:16am EST

NASA: 'There's your new spacecraft, America!"

'There's your new spacecraft, America:' NASA's Orion splashes down after great 1st test flight

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 09:26am EST

A pill to end obesity? Harvard researchers say it could happen

Forget the gym -- Harvard University researchers are testing a pill that can help reduce the need for exercise and control obesity.

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 09:11am EST

Criminal probe after gas evacuates 'furries' event

Criminal probe after gas evacuates Illinois hotel, convention attendees in animal costumes

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 06:00am EST

Obama: Many people 'troubled' by Eric Garner video

Obama: Many Americans 'troubled' after seeing video of Eric Garner's encounter with police

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 02:58am EST

Demonstrations, violence go on in Bay Area cities

Demonstrations, violence go on in Bay Area, recalling history of protest dating back to 1960s

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 02:16am EST

Marchers at US Capitol protest police killings

Marchers in DC seek international human rights probe of police killings of black Americans

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 02:16am EST

Northeast bracing for heavy rains, snow, wind

Northeast braces for storm bringing threat of heavy rains, wind, snow accumulations inland

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 01:40am EST

Chokehold case stirs debate on special prosecutors

NYC chokehold case stirs debate: Should cases like this go to special prosecutors?

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 01:30am EST

Kate visits NYC kids; Prince William joins Obama

Kate tours child development center with NYC's first lady as Prince William meets with Obama

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 01:10am EST

Religious nonprofits challenge health law

Religious nonprofits unhappy with birth-control exemption challenge health law in court

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 12:32am EST

New policy widens profiling ban, with key caveats

New Obama administration policy broadens racial profiling ban, but with key caveats

Monday - 12/08/2014, 10:12pm EST

Guard arrested in death of NYC inmate in hot cell

Jail guard charged in connection with death of NYC inmate inside stifling 101-degree cell

Monday - 12/08/2014, 09:52pm EST
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