Tom Hanks, Rita Wilson to host National Christmas Tree Lighting

 WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Actor Tom Hanks and his wife, actress and singer Rita Wilson, will co-host the National Christmas Tree lighting next week, th

Shreveport man wanted for molesting 9-year-old, police say

Bossier City authorities are seeking tips on a man wanted for allegedly committing sex crimes against a minor. 

BlackBerry will buy your iPhone

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- BlackBerry wants your iPhone, and will pay for it.

Opening stores on Thanksgiving doesn't boost sales

 WalMart, Target, Macy's, Kohl's, Kmart, Toys R Us. All of these stores open on Thanksgiving Day.

French library discovers rare Shakespeare's First Folio

 PARIS (CNN) -- A librarian in northern France made what may be the discovery of his lifetime when he uncovered a rare Shakespeare's First Folio in his library's collection.

Inventor creates watch that fires laser

 (CNN) -- It cuts through plastic! It burns holes in walls! It ... tells time?

Thanksgiving travel: Messy mix of snow, rain and delayed flights

Here's one thing some will not be so thankful for: a messy mix of snow, rain and sleet for Turkey Day.

New punishment hearing ordered in Bernie Tiede case

The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals ordered Wednesday a new punishment hearing for convicted murderer Bernie Tiede.

Carson: Race relations have gotten worse under Obama

Ben Carson, a black conservative activist and neurosurgeon considering a 2016 presidential run, said Tuesday that race relations "have gotten worse" because President Barack Obama puts too much emphasis on race.

Possible reprieve for Louisiana family's beloved pit bull

A Louisiana family may have won a reprieve in its fight to protect its beloved pit bull from a local "vicious dogs" ordinance.