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India sterilization program under fire after 11 women die

 Chhattisgarh is one of India's most impoverished states, a place where 1,400 rupees (about $23) counts for a lot.

Connecticut father faces charge in hot car death

 The father of a 15-month-old boy who died after being left in a car in July has been charged with criminally negligent homicide, according to pol

Michael Brown's parents address U.N.: 'We need the world to know'

 The parents of Michael Brown, a Missouri teen killed by police, testified before a U.N.

Parts of U.S. abruptly thrown into early winter as cold snap sweeps through

 An early blast of cold air will leave more than half of the United States shivering into the weekend.

Regular pot habit changes your brain, may even lower your IQ, study says

Using marijuana at an early age could have long-term consequences on your brain and it may even lower your IQ, according to a new study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

Deer in Ohio rescued after attempted "trick-or-treating"

An animal in Mentor, Ohio, that tried to run away with a trick-or-treaters candy ended up with a plastic pumpkin stuck to its head for nearly a week.

Target is giving away money to get you to shop

Target really wants your business this holiday season. So much so that it's offering free money -- in the form of discounted gift cards.

Uncovering an untreatable disease and how it relates to cats

 MISSOULA -- MISSOULA - It's something many of us have never heard of before, but many of us have the untreatable disease without ever kno

Best and worst airports for winter travel

 (CNN) -- Another winter, another season of flight delays? Maybe not, if you pick the right airport for your flight.

McDonald's recalls Hello Kitty whistles that pose choking hazard

McDonald's is recalling about 2.3 million Hello Kitty toys that came with some of its Happy Meals because they pose a choking risk.