National & International Newsin partnership with
The day’s top national and international news
3 hours ago

New Dog in Town: Seattle Weenie Is Now World's Priciest

5 hours ago

Panda's 1st Birthday: National Zoo's Bao Bao to Celebrate With Chinese Ceremony

For giant panda cub Bao Bao's first birthday, the Smithsonian National Zoo is holding a traditional Chinese ceremony to predict her future. But one thing's for sure: Her future contains cake. As Bao Bao approaches this milestone, enjoy a Smithsonian video above, with highlights from her first year. Bao Bao is more than just the poster panda for all things cute. Her birthday represents another success in the conservation of the highly endangered giant panda species. Read »
6 hours ago

Whole Foods Pulls Yogurt Amid Sugar Probe

5 hours ago

Water Board: Ice Bucket Challenge Doesn’t Violate Regulations

55 minutes ago

Va. Ex-Gov. McDonnell: Loans I Took From CEO Weren't Inappropriate

5 hours ago

191K Dead in Syria: U.N. Human Rights Chief Slams World Powers

Friday, Aug 22, 2014 at 4:38 AM

Why Is Britain a Breeding Ground for ISIS Terrorists?

16 minutes ago

Lawyer Says Client's Horns, Tattoos Could Impact Trial

Friday, Aug 22, 2014 at 10:40 AM

Disgraced Judge Must Say She's Sorry, Just Not in Cuffs

6 hours ago

Chicken Caesar Salad Kits Sold at Sam's Club Recalled

1 minute ago

Calif. State Senator Arrested for DUI: Police

California State Sen. Ben Hueso was arrested in Sacramento Thursday on suspicion of driving under the influence, authorities say. Hueso, a Democrat from San Diego, holds the 40th Senate District seat. The California Highway Patrol arrested Hueso in the south Sacramento area Thursday, according to booking information on the Sacramento County Sheriff's Department website. Hueso was booked at 3:42 a.m. Read »

2 hours ago

WATCH: Plane With Blown Tire Lands in Dallas

16 minutes ago

Flags Swiped in Brooklyn Bridge Mystery Back on U.S. Soil: NYPD

Friday, Aug 22, 2014 at 7:18 AM

Dozens Dead in Shiite Attack on Sunni Mosque in Iraq: Reports

6 hours ago

Homeowner Fined for Water Conservation Efforts