Monday, October 31, 2011

Judge tells Tennessee to stop arresting Occupy protesters

Judge tells Tennessee to stop arresting Occupy protesters

Judge tells Tennessee to stop arresting Occupy protesters

Posted: 31 Oct 2011 07:00 PM PDT

A judge told Tennessee officials on Monday to stop enforcing new rules that have been used to arrest Occupy protesters in Nashville.

U.S. cuts UNESCO funding after Palestinian membership vote

Posted: 31 Oct 2011 06:55 PM PDT

The United States is cutting funding to the U.N. education and science agency UNESCO after the agency voted to accept a Palestinian bid for full membership, the U.S. State Department said Monday.

7 billion reasons to empower women

Posted: 31 Oct 2011 06:25 AM PDT

The world's population has more than tripled since I was born in 1938. On Monday, our world's population is expected to hit the milestone of 7 billion people -- up from 2.5 billion in 1950 -- with almost all of the growth expected to happen in the cities of less developed countries. This means that the problems the world faced when I was a child are even more urgent now for my grandchildren.

Is Mexican cartel the next 'Anonymous' target?

Posted: 31 Oct 2011 10:58 PM PDT

Could a Mexican drug cartel be the next target for a group of hackers known for online attacks against banks and government institutions?

Top Justice official expresses regret for failure to warn on 'gun walking'

Posted: 31 Oct 2011 07:58 PM PDT

For the first time, a top official of the Obama administration's Justice Department has expressed regret for the way the department handled the controversial tactics of allowing "gun walking" in firearms investigations by agents of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.

Jessica Simpson is pregnant

Posted: 31 Oct 2011 01:56 PM PDT

Believe it: Jessica Simpson is expecting a baby!

Marie Osmond: I'm 'doing really well' after hospital visit

Posted: 31 Oct 2011 06:48 AM PDT

How's Marie Osmond's throat these days? It's feeling strong enough for a hearty laugh about all the fuss over her health.

A bloody good read: 'Dracula' author's journal found

Posted: 28 Oct 2011 11:04 PM PDT

Bram Stoker's private journal sat unnoticed on his great-grandson's bookshelf in England for at least a year.

Piers to 50 Cent: I work out to 'In Da Club'

Posted: 31 Oct 2011 09:21 PM PDT

50 Cent's 2003 breakout hit is one of Piers Morgan's gym playlist staples. That's right: In the health club, CNN's Morgan listens to "In Da Club."