Thousands of freshmen at the University of California-Berkeley swiped their student cards last week at the doors of Zellerbach Hall and filed into the dark auditorium for one of the few mandatory sessions in their three-week welcome program.
The U.S. Justice Department is planning to take a top-to-bottom look at the Ferguson, Missouri, police department -- which has come under fire for its past practices in the uproar over the shooting of Michael Brown -- officials told CNN.
Walt Disney Studios is chipping a new "Frozen" film off the old block.
On Wednesday, the studio announced that its blockbuster 2013 movie will soon have a miniature sequel in the animated short "Frozen Fever."
The two grim beheading videos released by ISIS over the past two weeks are, of course, eerily similar, but experts have been comparing the small details, to see what they can learn. CNN's Karl Penhaul reports on the clues, so far.
The 9-year-old girl who accidentally shot and killed her instructor with an Uzi at a popular Arizona range last week told her mother immediately afterward that the gun was too powerful for her and that it had hurt her shoulder, according to a M