Posted: 09/04/2009 - Michael Jackson's family and about 200 of their closest friends gathered on a hill Thursday evening for their final farewell to the pop singer, who died 10 weeks ago.
Updated: 09/04/2009 - The Blues Brothers and Olympics were on hand at Westar for United Way.
Posted: 09/04/2009 - We've had nearly every meal together for the past 14 years. We've been kayaking on the California coast. We've ridden airplanes, boats, horses, bikes, and an Israeli camel together.
Posted: 09/04/2009 - President Obama plans to announce Friday that the White House will release its future visitor logs on a regular basis, two administration officials said.
Posted: 09/04/2009 - "Number nine. Number nine. Number nine."
Posted: 09/04/2009 - A California woman who turned up alive 18 years after being kidnapped at age 11 is reconnecting with her family after nearly two decades apart, her aunt said Thursday.
Posted: 09/04/2009 - A north Georgia pastor was shot to death by police when he struck an officer with his car after he was seen in a vehicle with a drug suspect, authorities told CNN.
Posted: 09/04/2009 - A massive fire that has charred more than 147,000 acres in Southern California and destroyed dozens of homes north of Los Angeles was caused by arson, a U.S. Forest Service spokeswoman said Thursday.
Updated: 09/04/2009 - A Mississippi high school football player is being hailed as a hero for saving a school bus full of elementary and high school students from a gun-wielding girl.
Posted: 09/04/2009 - As someone who often takes a conservative stance on issues, I once again find myself in the curious position of defending President Obama to disillusioned critics within his own liberal base. And once again, I'm glad to do it.
Posted: 09/04/2009 - A NATO airstrike on a pair of hijacked fuel trucks in northern Afghanistan early Friday killed or injured at least 81 people -- a mix of Taliban militants and civilians, provincial government officials said.
Posted: 09/04/2009 - Employers trimmed fewer jobs in August than they did the prior month, but the unemployment rate jumped to a 26-year high, the government reported Friday.
Posted: 09/04/2009 - Despite the drop in President Obama's approval ratings, Republican policies are still not as popular as Democratic policies, according to a new national poll.
Posted: 09/04/2009 - A man says part of one finger was bitten off in a confrontation that developed at a health-care rally Wednesday night in southern California.
Posted: 09/04/2009 - As students head back to class across the United States, educators are weighing the benefits of a longer school year, which has been tried in several districts with mixed results.
Posted: 09/04/2009 - Yoshiko Sato would love to give her only son a brother or a sister. But money struggles and Japan’s cost of living have pushed the mother to wait.
Posted: 09/04/2009 - Despite the drop in President Barack Obama’s approvalratings, Republican policies are still not as popular as Democratic policies, according to a new national poll.
Posted: 09/04/2009 - President Obama plans to announce Friday that the White House will release its visitor logs on a regular basis, two administration officials said.
Posted: 09/04/2009 - Japan’s soon to be First Lady has been grabbing headlines and turning heads lately with bizarre statements such as she has been to Venus, she can eat the sun and that actor Tom Cruise was Japanese in a past life.
Posted: 09/03/2009 - Military veterans travel across the country to spread a message of peace and understanding.
Posted: 09/03/2009 - Labor union begins fundraising to support United Way of Greater Topeka.
Posted: 09/03/2009 - The Defense chief rejects arguments that the U.S. should pull out of the country; says the effort is only beginning.
Posted: 09/03/2009 - Expansive wildfire is now nearly 40% contained; Governor Schwarzenegger has seen the hard-hit areas, and wants to know more about the brush-clearing operations.
Updated: 09/03/2009 - People Poured Onto Poyntz Avenue In Manhattan In A Sea Of Purple.