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Ebola vaccine trial begins

A highly anticipated test of an experimental Ebola vaccine will begin this week at the National Institutes of Health, amid mounting anxiety about the spread of the deadly virus in West Africa.

Transforming a Pink Floyd icon

Ever since it appeared on the cover of Animals, Pink Floyd's 1977 album, Battersea Power Station in London has been famous around the world.

Rivers' daughter: 'Fingers crossed'

The latest statement from Joan Rivers' daughter gave no new information about the comedian's condition three days after she was rushed to a New York hospital.

Joan Rivers' chilling death joke

CNN's Miguel Marquez explains the chain of events that led up to Joan Rivers being rushed to the hospital.

Militia pool party at U.S. Embassy?

U.S. officials are evaluating a video that allegedly shows members of a Libyan militia jumping into a pool at the Embassy.

CNN host, cleric spar on propaganda

Islamist preacher Anjem Choudary talks about how radicals use the media to spread their message.

Paul McCartney: Don't do it, Scotland

Beatles star Paul McCartney became the latest high profile figure to sign a letter calling on Scottish voters to choose to remain part of the United Kingdom in a vote on independence next month.

Plastic bags could be banned HERE

A controversial bill banning plastic bags passes the California State Senate and is headed for approval by the governor.

CNN Iraqi photojournalist dies

CNN lost a much loved and respected colleague Monday with the sudden passing of photojournalist Sarmad Qaseera. A longtime member of CNN's Baghdad bureau, Sarmad had to flee his country in 2006 after death threats, eventually settling in the United States and continuing his work for CNN based out of Atlanta. He was 42.

Man reunited with photos of late wife

Thieves steal a grief-stricken man's camera containing photos of his late wife but with the help of detectives it's found.

Man steals car with WHAT inside?

A thief in Texas was surprised to find the SUV he had just stolen had a baby inside. CNN affiliate KIRO reports.

Top movie of the year so far is ...

The Star-Lord is officially the star of the box office.

Meet the Fittest Man on Earth

From Fittest Man on Earth to new father, CrossFit champion Rich Froning talks about his success at the 2014 Games and where he goes from here.

Brewery's 99-packs sell out in 1 day

Texas brewery Austin Beerworks is doing its part to "keep Austin weird" by releasing the first 99-pack of beer to consumers.

Yes ... the 'Sex Box' is real

CNN's Lisa France explains a new show called "Sex Box" that somehow is coming soon to a TV near you.

When food kills your mom

It was in a bland, windowless third-floor courtroom here that Jeff Almer first locked eyes with the man he holds responsible for his mother's death.

6 ways to experience India's Punjab

When it comes to India travel, the state of Punjab, which borders Pakistan, doesn't make it to the top of that many itineraries.

World War II: 75th anniversary

September 1 marks the 75th anniversary of the start of World War II. In 1939, Germany invaded Poland. Denmark, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Norway and Belgium soon came under German control, and when France fell less than a year later, Britain was the only nation left in Western Europe to oppose Adolf Hitler's Third Reich. Click through for key photos from the war.

'Star Wars' films again after Ford injury

It appears the force may be back with Harrison Ford.

See million-dollar car get swamped

Watch a scammer drive a million-dollar car into a lagoon. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports the pelican DIDN'T make him do it.

Somali official: It jolted entire region

A suspected U.S. drone strike targeted senior leaders of Al-Shabaab in southern Somalia, but it's not clear if the leader of the Islamic militant group was hit, a Somali official said.

What is Al-Shabaab?

Al-Shabaab, an al Qaeda-linked militant group based in Somalia, claimed responsibility for the deadly attack at Kenyan mall on Saturday. Here is a Q and A that looks at this group:

Terror group: We will blow you up

New video from al Qaeda affiliate al Shabaab shows the terror group calling for recruits and more attacks.

Why fighting ISIS will take time

When asked to describe "strategy," every military leader who has attained the rank of colonel will probably begin the description with an explanation of ends, ways and means.

The ugly return of anti-Semitism

Tim Stanley says there was a rally in London to protest something he never thought would need protesting in modern Britain: the rise of anti-Semitism.

Classic rock band singer dies

Jimi Jamison, who belted out the hits "The Search is Over" and "Burning Heart" for 1980s rock band Survivor, has died. He was 63.

Unexpected reveal of new iPhone 6

Apple is expected to unveil the new iPhone 6 on September 9. Tech journalist Jon Erlichman talks about the new features.

How UK plans to counter jihadi threat

UK Prime Minister David Cameron has laid out his battle plan to counter the threat posed by Islamist extremists returning to Britain after fighting with terror groups overseas.