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Hugo Chavez' Funeral Attracts World Leaders

Updated: 03/08/2013 - More than 30 political leaders including Cuba's Raul Castro and Iran's Mahmoud Ahmadinejad stood at attention before Hugo Chavez's flag-draped coffin during a funeral in Venezuela Friday.

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Historic Run For Stocks Ends On High Note

Posted: 03/08/2013 - The significance of the market's nearly 120 percent rise from the depths of the financial crisis in March 2009 depends on your financial situation.

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Poll: U.S. Catholics Back Same-Sex Marriage

Posted: 03/08/2013 - A new poll, which surveyed 497 adult Catholics from February 27 - March 4 with a margin of error of +/- 4.4 percent, showed 54 percent of Catholic voters support same-sex marriage, while 38 percent oppose it.

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Clinton Urges Supreme Court To Overturn DOMA

Posted: 03/07/2013 - The law, which defines marriage as a legal union between a man and a woman, denies federal benefits to same-sex couples in the nine states where same-sex couples can now legally wed.

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Brennan Confirmed As CIA Director, After Epic Filibuster

Posted: 03/07/2013 - Brennan was widely expected to gain Senate approval for the job. But his nomination has come to stand as a proxy for the Obama administration's secretive and controversial targeted killing policy.

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Brennan Confirmed As CIA Director - But Not Without Drama

Updated: 03/07/2013 - Following an epic, old-school,13-hour filibuster of John Brennan's confirmation to helm the CIA, the Senate nevertheless approved the nominee today by a vote of 63-34, with a number of Republicans breaking ranks to vote in his favor.

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Bribing People To Lose Weight Works, Says Study

Posted: 03/07/2013 - Willpower apparently can be bought. The chance to win or lose $20 a month enticed dieters in a yearlong study to drop an average of 9 pounds - four times more weight than others who were not offered dough to pass up the doughnuts.

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Facebook Announces Design Changes

Updated: 03/07/2013 - Facebook announced some significant design changes Thursday [uh, oh FREAK OUT]. The newsfeed is getting BIGGER, and now you'll be able to sort your newsfeed through categories like friends, photos, videos, etc.

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Rust Problems Prompt Ford Minivan Recall

Posted: 03/07/2013 - Ford is recalling 230,000 minivans in cold-weather states to fix rust problems that can cause the third-row seats to come loose.

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Snowstorm Eyes Northeast After Sparing Washington

Posted: 03/07/2013 - An unpredictable winter storm that buried parts of the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic regions with snow but barely laid a glove on Washington was bound early Thursday for New England, where it was expected to bring strong winds, more snow and the possibility of coastal flooding to New England.

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Lion Fatally Mauls Woman At Calif. Sanctuary

Posted: 03/07/2013 - A female intern-volunteer was killed Wednesday by a lion at a private wild animal park in Central California, and state and local authorities were trying to determine what might have caused the fatal attack.

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Rand Paul "Amazed" By Support For Filibuster

Posted: 03/07/2013 - The morning after spearheading an hours-long, old-fashioned congressional filibuster that lasted well into the night, Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., expressed gratitude to his fellow lawmakers for their "outpouring of support," and continued pushing for increased access to information about the nation's controversial drone policy.

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North Korea Vows Nuclear Strike Against U.S.

Posted: 03/07/2013 - North Korea on Thursday vowed to launch a pre-emptive nuclear strike against the United States, amplifying its threatening rhetoric hours ahead of a scheduled vote by U.N. diplomats on whether to level new sanctions against Pyongyang for its recent nuclear test.

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Lion Fatally Mauls Woman At California Sanctuary

Posted: 03/06/2013 - Cat Haven founder and executive director Dale Anderson was crying as he read a one-sentence statement about Wednesday's fatal mauling at the exotic animal zoo he has operated since 1993.

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Cops: No charges after home's refusal to give CPR

Posted: 03/06/2013 - The Bakersfield Police Department said it has closed its investigation into the death of Lorainne Bayless, 87, who died Feb. 26 at Glendale Gardens while a nurse there refused a 911 dispatcher's pleas to administer CPR.

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