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Special sentence sought for Seattle college shooting suspect

Aaron Ybarra is being charged with multiple felonies in last week's shooting that left one person dead and two wounded at Seattle Pacific University, King County Prosecuting Attorney Dan Satterberg said Tuesday.

Police: Suspected Oregon high school shooter dead

Injuries, but no deaths, were reported at the hands of a shooter at a high school near Portland, Oregon, Tuesday morning, police agencies said. The shooter, however, is dead, the Multnomah County Sheriff's Office said.

High school teacher accused of pulling knife on students

A high school teacher accused of pulling a knife on three students that he allegedly kidnapped in Altadena was arrested on Sunday, authorities said.

New poll: Americans want to raise minimum wage

71-percent of Americans say its time to raise the federal minimum wage, that according to a new CNN money poll.

Pentagon investigating possible 'friendly-fire' that killed five American troops

The Pentagon is investigating a possible friendly-fire incident that killed five American troops in Afghanistan. The incident happened Monday in the southern province of Zabul.

Army kicks off first-of-many 239th birthday events

Senior Army leaders held the first-of-many ceremonies scheduled around the world commemorating the Army's 239th birthday, which is June 14, and celebrated this year's theme--"America's Army: Our Profession."

Hot in Mexico: Sweating it out in a Mayan Temazcal steam bath

 Aarti Aziz and her husband Moosa are locked inside a pitch-black concrete dugout in Mexico, sweating in unbearable heat.

Top aide says bridge scandal became 'major distraction' for Christie

The George Washington Bridge scandal had become "a major distraction" to Gov.

Caught on dashcam: 6-year-old girl mauled by pit bulls

A 6 year-old Cincinnati girl is in critical condition following a vicious pit bull attack. Zainabou Drame's family say two dogs chased and mauled her last week.

Suspect in Sandra Bullock burglary attempt identified

Actress Sandra Bullock was inside her Los Angeles home when a man allegedly tried to break in Sunday, police said.

Teen fatally shot at graduation gathering

A 17-year-old boy was shot and killed at a high school graduation gathering while some teens were passing around a stolen gun.

How did 6 die after Bowe Bergdahl's disappearance?

Much attention has been given to the claim made by the former platoonmates of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl that he is partly to blame for the deaths of six soldiers who were killed in the months after Bergdahl disappeared.

If you want to be a dad, don't smoke pot

If you smoke pot and want to become a dad, you may want to stop. A new study out of the United Kingdom supports previous research that suggests using marijuana could increase a man's risk for fertility problems.

T-Mobile and Sprint close to $32b merger

The future of the U.S. Wireless industry may soon be in the hands of the Obama administration. Reports indicate Sprint and T-Mobile are close to finalizing a 32-billion-dollar-merger proposal.