Fact check: Durbin's 'history' of distortions

Jake Tapper looks at the claim by two GOP senators that Dick Durbin has a "history of misrepresenting White House meetings." Read more at FactCheck.org

'House of horrors' parents plead not guilty

Raw video: David and Louise Turpin were each ordered held on $12 million bail after pleading not guilty in a California court to charges that they tortured and abused their 13 children for years.

Pope Francis marries couple in airplane

Pope Francis performed the first-ever papal ceremony on an airplane when he married two flight attendants.

Deputy US marshal killed while serving…

Authorities say a deputy U.S. marshal was shot and killed while serving a warrant in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Prosecutor: Parents starved kids until they…

Prosecutors say a California couple accused of torturing a dozen of their children for years starved them to the point that their growth was stunted

'Tourniquet Killer' executed in Texas for 1992…

A man who became known as Houston's "Tourniquet Killer" because of his signature murder technique has become the nation's first prisoner executed in 2018.

Joint Olympic flag deal angers conservatives in…

In South Korea, many conservatives oppose the use of a "unification flag" when North and South Korean athletes parade together at Winter Olympics

Mother of patient left in cold says she was…

The mother of a mentally ill woman who was left outside a Baltimore hospital on a frigid night wearing only a flimsy gown and socks asserts she was denied care by medical professionals

Teens Don't Mind Online-Only Relationships

Children are having online-only relationships without meeting in real life, and apparently they don’t mind! The New York Post Reports. Buzz60's Sam Berman has the full story.

EPA official speaks on risk of climate change to toxic sites

A top manager who supervises the EPA's program for cleaning up the nation's most contaminated properties and waterways told Congress the government needs to plan for the ongoing threat posed to Superfund sites by climate change

US says Africa important but no apology for Trump

The chair of the Africa Group at the United Nations says U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley told ambassadors that "Africa is very important for the United States" _ but she didn't apologize for President Trump's vulgar comment about the continent as demanded

Giant e-school closure means abrupt change for students

One of the nation's largest online charter schools is closing abruptly halfway through the academic year

Wolf, senator spar over shutdown

CNN's Wolf Blitzer talks with Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI) about a looming government shutdown.

IBM reports first revenue growth since 2012

IBM has reported its first quarter of revenue growth since 2012 as the company ramps up its cloud computing business and looks for new opportunities from its investments in artificial intelligence

Military: Russian spy ship moving toward US

US military officials are tracking a sophisticated Russian spy ship that appears to be moving toward the US. CNN's Brian Todd reports.

Religious freedom division forms at HHS

The new division will make it easier for doctors, nurses and other health providers to opt out of services that violate their moral or religious beliefs; Doug McKelway has more for 'Special Report.'

Prosecutor details horrific abuse at 'house of…

Raw video: Riverside County District Attorney Mike Hestrin says all 13 victims were severely malnourished and as a result some have cognitive impairment; David Allen Turpin and Louise Anna Turpin have been charged with torture and abuse.

10 Things to Know for Friday

Among 10 Things to Know: Prosecutor says California parents who tortured children were 'depraved'; blood test to detect eight cancers early gives promising results; Amazon sweepstakes narrowed to 20 competitors.

Minnesota lake named for pro-slavery Calhoun gets…

Minnesota officials have approved changing the name of a lake that honored slavery supporter and former Vice President John Calhoun