Millions prepare for worst as storm moves in
The first big storm of the year may drop up to 3 feet of snow on Boston and New York, with freezing rain and winds up to 65 mph. | YOUR IMAGES
Governments move into action ahead of blizzard
One state has ordered a travel ban. Schools across the region plan to send students home early. Heavy equipment has been dispatched and emergency centers are being activated.
Can ex-governor avoid traps of campaign?
After forming a shiny new political committee in early January, Jeb Bush has largely receded from public view, instead focusing on building his campaign operation.
Left-wing leader declares victory in Greek election
Alexis Tsipras, the leader of Greece's left-wing Syriza party, appears to be preparing for a bigger battle after declaring victory: renegotiating the terms of Greece's bailout.
Dwarf planet to get its first close-up
NASA's New Horizons spacecraft is closing in on Pluto and its five moons. Soon we will see what no one has ever seen before: Crisp, clear pictures of the tiny, icy world.
Drone found at White House
The U.S. Secret Service is investigating a "device" found on the grounds of the White House, Press Secretary Josh Earnest said Monday morning, adding early indications are that the device does not pose an ongoing threat.
Kurdish fighters turn back ISIS
Kurdish fighters are claiming progress in their fight against ISIS and now control at least 90% of the embattled Syrian city of Kobani, a monitoring group said Monday.
2 die in Home Depot incident
Shoppers crowded into a Manhattan Home Depot store to prepare for an anticipated snowstorm streamed into the streets Sunday afternoon after an employee shot a store manager and then himself, according to NYPD spokesman Sgt. Brendan Ryan.
Girl sought in $4.6M heist
Police are on the hunt for a girl as young as 12 and three adults allegedly involved in a $4.6-million diamond heist that targeted a luxury jewelry store in Hong Kong.
Author's son detained at Yale
New York Times columnist Charles Blow says his son was held at gunpoint by a Yale police officer because he fit the description of a suspect.
SAG Awards big winner is ...
"Birdman" won the big prize -- outstanding motion picture cast -- at the 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, but it was talk about heritage and diversity that captured the evening.
India displays military might
President Obama attended the Indian Republic Day Parade where the country's armed forces are showcased.
Couple missing after posting Craigslist ad
Police have identified a suspect in the case of a Georgia couple who went missing after contacting a car seller on Craigslist.
The Miss Universe winner is ...
At this year's Miss Universe pageant, a loss may have overshadowed the win.
Obama's Alaska move triggers fight
The Obama administration is moving to block oil and gas production along a major part of Alaska's northern coastline, setting off another energy battle with Republican lawmakers.
TV talk show pioneer dies
Longtime New York City radio and television personality Joe Franklin has died. He was 88.
'SNL' tackles Deflategate
"Saturday Night Live's" "Tom Brady" and "Bill Belichick" offer their explanation on the controversy over deflated footballs used by the New England Patriots.
Girl, 4, calls 911, saves pregnant mom
Calise Manning is being called a hero for helping her pregnant mother and calling 911 operators in Kalamazoo, Michigan.
Obama's trip proof of India's rise again
I was 8 when I watched my first and only Republic Day parade in my home in India. Back then, long before Delhi's population swelled to its current 20 million, the streets seemed wide and open and my eyes feasted on a sea of saffron, green and white, the colors of my country's flag.
Mother sells newborn boy for $7,000
A woman in central China has been prosecuted for selling her newborn baby for $7,000, state media reports said, the latest of a string of shocking cases that have shed light on the country's trade in children.
Opinion: Nudity doesn't shock us anymore
In Paris on Thursday, fashion designer Rick Owens gave audiences quite a show when he sent male models down the runway wearing clothes with peepholes that offered a glimpse of the guys' formerly private parts.
Mandy Moore is getting a divorce
Blind mom sees newborn for first time
A legally blind woman in Canada uses high-tech glasses to see her newborn son. CNN affiliate CBC reports.
Hot duds, cold thuds
Algae lights up Hong Kong harbor
The stunning photo shows a shimmering blue shoreline with the bright lights of Hong Kong in the distance.
Backstage at a traveling circus
Shadow photos of dogs reveal 'primal nature'
Super Bowl rings get more elaborate every year
SkyMall's weirdest products
Man stuns wife, destroys home
A woman in New York state says she came home to find her husband had allegedly torn down their home. CNN affiliate News 12 Westchester reports.
Man catches rare 'horror movie' shark
A fisherman caught a rare 5-foot, frilled shark off the coast of Australia.
Meet 9 mental wellness warriors
How do you know they won't kill again?
When Bill Stokes visits a cafe near the state Capitol, he admires one man behind the counter. To him, Chuck Petrucelly represents a life saved.
University didn't educate us, athletes say
Two former athletes who took so-called paper classes at the University of North Carolina have filed a lawsuit against the school and the NCAA, claiming they represent hundreds of thousands of college athletes across the nation who are promised an education but don't get one.
Bears OD'd on chocolate bait
Four black bears that died in the New Hampshire woods last year overdosed on chocolate bait, wildlife officials said this week.
King Tut's mask repaired after 'close shave'
Was the priceless funeral mask of King Tutankhamun damaged and hastily glued back together? CNN's Amir Daftari reports.
Man wrongly jailed half his life
A man who spent more than half his life in a North Carolina prison for two murders he didn't commit walked out a free man Friday, holding his belongings in two white plastic bags.
Skier learning to live again after horror crash
Saturday's downhill at Kitzbuhel is the jewel in the World Cup calendar, the winner meriting legendary status in the alpine annals.
Air Force UFO files land on Internet
It's enough to make Mulder and Scully seethe with envy.
Missing spacecraft found after 11 years
100 years of New York City from above
Warning: This might make you ski-sick
Watching this helmet cam may make you feel ski-sick. Jeanne Moos invites you to soar in the skis of a "ski God."
Backstage at a traveling circus
Look who's turning 50 in 2015
Who's been cast as Supergirl?
Badass women of sci-fi.
Arnold Schwarzenegger -- I'm Entering WWE Hall of Fame, Baby
Arnold Schwarzenegger is going into the Hall of Fame ... not for acting or bodybuilding ... the former governor is being inducted for his contributions to wrestling. TMZ has learned Arnold will be the next inductee WWE announces for their HoF's…
Desean Jackson -- Who Needs the Pro Bowl ... I'm With Miss Universe!
Instead of playing for a measly $55k bonus check in the Pro Bowl, Washington Redskins receiver DeSean Jackson spent his Sunday night up close and personal with Miss Universe. Jackson -- whose 56 catches for 1,169 yards and 6 TDs weren't…
Chris Martin Allegedly Strikes Photog ... But Something's Weird
Chris Martin allegedly hit a photog with his jeep as he left a fancy Santa Monica restaurant, but there's something really odd about this one.Chris and Gwyneth Paltrow went to Giorgio Baldi Restaurant with their 2 kids and all was fine, but on the…
Terrell Owens -- Tom Brady KNEW Those Balls Were Illegal
T.O.'s callin' B.S. on T.B. It's clear, the "Celebrity Apprentice" ain't buyin' Tom Brady's excuse that he had no idea his footballs were under-inflated during the AFC Championship game earlier this month. Terrell Owens -- who played 15…
Lindsay Lohan -- Mad Race to Complete Community Service
Lindsay Lohan is scrambling to finish her community service by Wednesday ... because jail is on the line.We're told Lindsay went to the Community Service Volunteers in London Friday and Saturday, and her plan was to go Sunday ... and Monday and…
Chris Brown -- Mannin' Up to Drop Off GF Karrueche ... Guilt Trip or Nice Guy?
Chris Brown was caught at LAX doing the deed with Karrueche Tran ... being a good boyfriend, that is.You know it's true love in L.A. when someone goes through the hassle of dropping you off at the airport -- that, or your spirit's been completely…
Justin Bieber -- The Pap Suing Me Is Lame ... Play With Fire, Get Burned!
If you stand in front of a moving car, you're gonna get hit -- which is Justin Bieber's defense in a lawsuit filed by a photog he mowed down.Bieber was sued last year by Walter Lee, who claims Biebs struck him in 2013 as he left a comedy…
Three-Boobed Woman -- Busted for DUI ... Twice the Legal Limit!
Jasmine Tridevil -- aka the woman who went around claiming she had three boobs -- was busted early Monday morning for suspicion of DUI, but her BAC wasn't three times the legal limit ... JUST TWO!Tridevil (real name Alicia Hessler) was popped by the…
Dermot Mulroney -- Wife Ditches Maiden Name ... But Still Not Taking His
Dermot Mulroney's wife desperately wants to go French -- even though her husband is Irish-American -- and she's filing legal papers to do it. The "My Best Friend's Wedding" star has been married to Tharita Cutulle since 2008, but she's never changed…
'Toy Story' Child Star -- No Playin' ... Just Payin'
Emily Hahn knows cashing in on her voice is no child's play ... the 14-year-old is reprising her role as Bonnie in the "Toy Story" franchise and padding that college fund. According to her contract ... Emily put in one day of work for the…
Red Skull in 1990 'Captain America': 'Memba Him?!
Scott Paulin played the freaky looking fascist villain Red Skull -- opposite Matt Salinger as Captain America -- in the 1990 version of the Marvel movie "Captain America." Guess what he looks like now!
Dwight Howard -- Uncle Is the D.A. ... In Child Abuse Investigation
Fact: The child abuse investigation into NBA star Dwight Howard has just been kicked to the Atlanta PD. Fact: If charges are brought against Dwight, the matter would be prosecuted by the Fulton County District Attorney's Office. Fact: The…
Alicia Keys -- Kid and Playing Around ... With 'House Party' Cast
Alicia Keys ain't gonna hurt nobody on her birthday this year ... 'cause she partied with the cast of "House Party" -- and based on this video, they haven't lost a step.Keys' husband Swizz Beatz threw the singer a jammy jam Saturday night straight…
TMZpp -- Hilarious Parallel Parking Videos
Our photog Charlie is in the hoitiest of toitiest areas of L.A. ... Montana Ave. in Santa Monica. This time there's a real price if the parallel parkers do a good job. Charlie's willing to make it rain in the meter.
Kanye West -- I'm Not Signing that Pic ... That's Kim's OTHER Wedding!
Kanye West had a sweet moment when he arrived in D.C. Sunday ... a fan wanted him to sign a pic of his bride on their wedding day ... problem is, the guy had the wrong groom!Kanye and Kim were making their way to their limo when the autograph…
Courtney Love -- Reunites With Daughter After 5 Bitter Years
Courtney Love reunited with her daughter Frances Bean Cobain ... apparently closing the book on a feud that's been raging for years.Love and Bean hugged it out Saturday at the Sundance premiere of "Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck" ... the first time…
Kobe Bryant -- Hits Up Paintball Park ... After Shoulder Injury
Just days after being diagnosed with a season-ending rotator cuff injury, Kobe Bryant his up a popular paintball park in L.A. this weekend ... to kick it with Anderson Silva.Kobe and the UFC legend were hanging at the Hollywood Sports park in…
Chris Brown -- I'm the Victim of Identity Theft!
Chris Brown is now at the center of a new criminal investigation ... but this time he's the victim.Law enforcement sources tell TMZ ... when Chris was jailed for leaving rehab back in April and taken across the country to Washington D.C. for his…
Red Sox OF Rusney Castillo -- Drops $85k ... To Pimp Out $84k Porsche
Red Sox outfielder Rusney Castillo only came over from Cuba a few months ago, but he's already BALLIN' OUT like an American ... dropping $85,000 to trick out his $84,000 Porsche!!!Castillo took his 2014 Avorza Porsche 911 Turbo to Alex…
Mama June -- I Don't Want Money From Sugar Bear, But I Do Need ...
Mama June knows Sugar Bear is broke as a joke ... so she's willing to cut him a break on child support -- but she tells TMZ she's demanding something more important from him. Mama June says she and Suge aren't squabbling over money…