Secret Service director calls WH breach 'unacceptable'

White House

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The Sept. 19 security breach at the White House, and other "misbehaviors" and security failures by the Secret Service, has "tested the trust of the American…

Risk of third German recession pressures Europe

Germany risks slipping into its third recession since the global financial crisis, piling pressure on Europe to do more to stimulate its stagnant economy.…

URGENT - Secret Service Hearing Issa Incidents

(CNN) -- Besides the September 19 White House perimeter breach, incidents that have tested Americans' trust in the Secret Service include reality TV subjects…

DNA links man to 2 missing Virginia women

Jesse Matthew

Albemarle Charlottesville Regional Police

DNA evidence links Jesse Matthew, a suspect in this month's disappearance of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham, to the death of Virginia Tech…

Police: Arrest leads to break in another case

Jesse Matthew

Albemarle Charlottesville Regional Police

[Breaking news update, posted at 9:32 a.m. ET Tuesday]

DNA evidence links Jesse Matthew, a suspect in this month's disappearance of University of Virginia…

Hong Kong's leader: China won't back down

Hong Kong cellphones

As dusk fell on Hong Kong Tuesday, the mass of protesters packing the city's streets continued to swell.

China said it was not giving in to tens of thousands…

URGENT - Secret Service Hearing Take Responsibility

(CNN) -- The director of the U.S. Secret Service says she takes responsibility for failed security that allowed a man to jump the White House fence and run…

URGENT - Secret Service Hearing Issa

(CNN) -- The September 19 security breach at the White House, and other "misbehaviors" and security failures by the Secret Service, has "tested the trust of…

'Crouching Tiger' sequel to hit Netflix, theaters on same day

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon The Green Legend

Rico Torres for Netflix

Mark Aug. 28, 2015 on your calendar: it will be a history-making day for Hollywood.

Home prices rise 5.6%

For sale real estate

REUTERS/Larry Downing

Home prices rose in July but at a slower rate, as the real estate market's rebound continues to cool off.

National home prices were up 5.6% annually, down from…

5 investing secrets of the wealthy

Just because you can't afford the lifestyle of the super rich doesn't mean you can't invest like them.

"Money doesn't guarantee you are a better investor than…

Body of Arkansas real estate agent found

Beverly Carter

Pulaski County police

The body of missing Arkansas realtor Beverly Carter has been located north of the Little Rock area, the Pulaski County Sheriff's Office said early Tuesday.

Her…

Afghanistan, US sign security deal

Soldiers in Afghanistan

U.S. Army

The United States and Afghanistan signed a long-delayed security agreement Tuesday that will allow U.S. troops to stay in Afghanistan beyond the previous…

Man hits girl, gravestones fleeing in mourner's car

Car theft cemetery suspect

Bloomfield Police Department

A Connecticut man is accused of stealing a woman's car while she and others were grieving at a cemetery.

Officials: ISIS fighters struck near Baghdad

Shortly after ISIS claimed to have carried out attacks within miles of Baghdad, police officials confirmed Tuesday that the ISIS militants had struck Iraqi…

EBay spinning off PayPal as separate company

PayPal

From PayPal

EBay is spinning off its online payment service PayPal as a separate company.

The move, which has long been urged by some Wall Street analysts, was announced…

Spanish enclave guards against jihadists

A morning thunderstorm has left the waste ground outside Melilla's compound for migrants and refugees slick with orange mud.

Hanging around under overcast…

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