Ebola goes viral in city with 2M residents, experts hope it doesn't go global

CONAKRY, Guinea (CNN) -- It took only moments to feel the impact of what was happening here. We had just landed in Conakry, the capital of Guinea. In the fields right outside the airport, a young woman was in tears.

4 dead, almost 300 missing after South Korean ship sinks

Rescue boats and helicopters scrambled Wednesday to find almost 300 passengers, including scores of high school students, missing after a ferry sank off the southwest coast of South Korea. Of the 459 people on board, 164 have been rescued, the sec

Former Hidalgo Co. Sheriff Lupe Treviño pleads guilty

McAllen (KVEO) -- Former Hidalgo County Sheriff Lupe Treviño is out on bond after he pleaded guilty to laundering drug money. Treviño took the blame for accepting money from a suspected drug trafficker.

Dad's day out with 2-year-old son turns to horror

Buckley, WA (KCPQ) -- "I heard bang, bang, and then a louder one" when a pickup truck hit a pole. "I jumped up and ran outside and I just heard, 'Baby!

Should Obama use the power of his pen to turn the tide on immigration reform?

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Immigration champion Rep. Luis Gutierrez feels confident that President Barack Obama will use his executive powers to push through reform.

NCAA proposal: Athletes may receive unlimited food

The NCAA on Tuesday proposed that athletes receive unlimited meals and snacks, the collegiate sports organization said in a news release. Member Division I schools could provide their athletes food in addition to the meal plan covered by the stude

Army veteran to receive Medal of Honor for Afghan heroism

An Army veteran credited with trying to save the lives of fellow soldiers during a firefight in Afghanistan will be awarded the nation's highest military award, the White House said on Tuesday. President Barack Obama will bestow the Medal of Honor

Boston Marathon security: How can you keep 26.2 miles safe?

As thousands gathered to mark the one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings, one sight evoked memories of the attack that spurred widespread carnage: suspicious bags near the finish line.

As many as 200 girls abducted by Boko Haram, Nigerian officials say

KANO, Nigeria (CNN) -- As many as 200 girls were abducted from their boarding school in northeastern Nigeria by heavily armed Boko Haram Islamists who arrived in trucks, vans and buses, officials and witnesses said. The group has recently stepped

'Blood moon' mesmerizes sky gazers

Stargazers glimpsed a rare treat as a "blood moon" crossed the Earth's shadow Tuesday. The moon took on a devilish glow as it appeared in different phases from 2 to 4 a.m. ET.