Saturday, March 28, 2015

Report: Co-pilot treated for psychosomatic illness

Report: Co-pilot treated for psychosomatic illness


Report: Co-pilot treated for psychosomatic illness

Posted: 28 Mar 2015 05:01 PM PDT

Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz suffered from a burnout and severe depression, according to German newspaper Die Welt. FULL STORY | The victims | Cockpit rules change | Full coverage

7 shot during spring break

Posted: 28 Mar 2015 07:24 PM PDT

Seven college-age people, some who came to Panama City Beach, Florida, for spring break, were wounded in a late-night shooting, the Bay County Sheriff's Office said in a press release.

Hero Boston cop shot in face

Posted: 28 Mar 2015 04:36 PM PDT

Boston Police Officer John Moynihan was in a medically induced coma after being shot at point-blank range Friday night in the city's Roxbury neighborhood. FULL STORY

Question about Michael Brown leads to beating on train

Posted: 28 Mar 2015 11:17 AM PDT

When one man sat down next to a second man in a St. Louis light rail car late Monday and asked him his opinion on the shooting of Mike Brown in Ferguson, it was not the beginning of a discussion. It was the start of an assault.

Indiana governor wants clarification of law he just signed

Posted: 28 Mar 2015 08:52 PM PDT

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence has stirred up controversy by signing a "religious freedom" bill. Critics say it could be used as a pretext to discriminate on the basis of religion. The governor denies that. FULL STORY

School bus explodes in flames

Posted: 28 Mar 2015 04:36 PM PDT

A bus driver is being hailed as a hero for safely evacuating 35 students from a school bus after it caught fire.

Kentucky escapes Notre Dame to go 38-0, reach Final Four

Posted: 28 Mar 2015 08:15 PM PDT

The rematch didn't quite live up to its billing.

Amanda Knox cleared, but victim's family 'expected more'

Posted: 28 Mar 2015 08:39 PM PDT

As the dust settles after Italy's high court ruled on Friday to overturn the latest guilty verdicts for Amanda Knox, 27, and her former Italian boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito, 31, in the 2007 murder of Meredith Kercher, many questions still linger in the case.

Boko Haram beheaded 23?

Posted: 28 Mar 2015 04:12 PM PDT

Suspected Boko Haram gunmen decapitated 23 people in a raid on Buratai village in northeast Nigeria's Borno state, residents and a politician said Saturday.

Actress apologizes over racial claim

Posted: 28 Mar 2015 09:55 AM PDT

Actress Taraji P. Henson apologized Friday for claiming her son was racially profiled during a traffic stop in Southern California last year.

Ancient relic's mysterious origins

Posted: 28 Mar 2015 04:36 PM PDT

A Chinese Buddhist statue containing the remains of monk is now at the center of a custody battle. CNN's Azadeh Ansari reports.

21 hurt as car, train collide in LA

Posted: 28 Mar 2015 08:38 PM PDT

Twenty-one people were injured Saturday when a train collided with a car and derailed near the University of Southern California campus in Los Angeles, authorities said.

The name of new 'Walking Dead' series is...

Posted: 28 Mar 2015 10:24 AM PDT

It's official: AMC's "The Walking Dead" companion series has a title.

Secrets abound in new 'James Bond' trailer

Posted: 28 Mar 2015 09:36 AM PDT

James Bond's latest mission has been revealed in the first trailer for "SPECTRE" which was released Friday.

Guards leave prison; inmates choose to stay

Posted: 28 Mar 2015 01:09 PM PDT

Guards abandoned a prison in Debaltseve, Ukraine, but some of the inmates chose stayed behind. CNN's Yasmin Amer reports.

Is California wine safe to drink?

Posted: 28 Mar 2015 10:28 AM PDT

A lawsuit that's causing panic among drinkers of some California wine starts with a history lesson.

What's 'true' about the cross that killed Jesus?

Posted: 28 Mar 2015 12:07 AM PDT

In July of 2013, the oldest of Jesus relics stories rose again when Turkish archaeologists discovered a stone chest in a 1,350-year-old church that appeared to contain a piece of Jesus' cross.

What atheists want you to know

Posted: 28 Mar 2015 04:53 AM PDT

Four people who consider themselves atheists answer tough questions about their beliefs.

It's settled: How to pronounce 'GIF'

Posted: 28 Mar 2015 08:27 AM PDT

We can't settle iPhone vs. Android or "Star Wars" vs. "Star Trek" for you. But we can settle another long-running geek debate:

What happens to your body when you skip the gym?

Posted: 28 Mar 2015 08:21 AM PDT

No matter how dedicated you are to fitness, sooner or later, it's going to happen: You're going to skip a workout ... and another ... and another. Maybe you can blame the weather, a vacation, a mile-high pile of paperwork at the office or just your run-of-the-mill funk. Whatever the reason, before you know it, you're out of shape.

What nutritionists would order at McDonald's

Posted: 28 Mar 2015 08:22 AM PDT

The scenario goes a little something like this: You're on a long drive, the road ahead is completely bare and your stomach is making noises louder than the radio.

13 ways to stop drinking soda

Posted: 28 Mar 2015 08:26 AM PDT

You know soda's not exactly good for you—but at the same time, it can be hard to resist. Its sweet taste, pleasant fizz, and energizing jolt often seems like just what you need to wash down your dinner, get you through an afternoon slump, or quench your thirst at the movies.

Michelle Obama: My challenge to you

Posted: 28 Mar 2015 11:18 AM PDT

It has been five years since I started Let's Move!, an initiative to address childhood obesity and help all our kids grow up healthy. And as we mark this fifth anniversary, we're celebrating how far we've come, we're challenging ourselves to do even more, and we're committing to be true champions for this issue in the years ahead. That's our theme for this anniversary year: Celebrate, challenge, champion.