2012 is 10th warmest for world since 1880

(CNN) -- The year 2012 was declared the globe's 10th warmest since record keeping began in 1880 and the warmest ever for the Lower 48 U.S.

What's next for Jennifer Lopez?

(CNN) -- Without a new season of "American Idol" to pencil in her calendar, Jennifer Lopez is eyeing new projects.

New rules aim to protect homeowners from foreclosure

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Federal officials issued new rules for mortgage servicers Thursday aimed at protecting homeowners facing foreclosure.

Flu vaccine poses no risk to unborn

(CNN) -- Fears and misconceptions often surround the flu vaccine: Does it really work? Will it make me sick? Could it hurt my baby?

'Universal background check:' What does it mean?

(CNN) -- In an effort to stem gun violence across the United States, President Barack Obama on Wednesday signed 23 executive actions, which don't require congressional approval -- some of which called for tougher enforcement of existing laws and requ

Jobless claims drop to 5-year low

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- In a welcome sign of recovery for the job market, initial jobless claims blew past expectations and plunged to a nearly five-year low.

Rescuer: 'She had that look of determination'

Portland, OR (KPTV) -- A woman stuck for four hours between an apartment building and a 20-foot wall has been rescued by firefighters. The rescue effort started around 3:30 a.m.

Dahlonega hosts first ever Southeastern Bigfoot Conference

DAHLONEGA, GA (WGCL) -- Nestled in the woods of the North Georgia Mountains is R Ranch, which held the first ever Southeastern Bigfoot Conference. Believe it or not, the event had quite a turn out Jan. 12 and 13.

McLennan Community College receives $1.3 million grant

McLennan Community College’s Corporate Training department has received a $1.3 million Skills Development Fund grant from the Texas Workforce Commission to train employees at local health care centers.

A&M announces partnership with city for Kyle Field re-development

Questions surrounding the future of Kyle Field have been swirling around Aggieland for months now but today Texas A&M officials made a big announcement about the renovation project.