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CNN Hero Brisa de Angulo

Since 2004, Brisa de Angulo's nonprofit has been working to change the culture of sexual violence in Bolivia while helping hundreds of its young victims heal.

Suspect in Vegas casino picnic shooting arrested…

Authorities say a casino dealer identified as the suspect in a deadly company picnic shooting on Sunday has been arrested in a small town in the Texas Panhandle

Men arrested at Starbucks say they feared for…

Two black men arrested at a Philadelphia Starbucks where they were waiting for a business meeting say they wonder how an everyday encounter could escalate into a police confrontation that left them fearing for their lives

No bail for alleged East Coast leader of violent…

The alleged East Coast crime boss of the notorious street gang MS-13 was ordered held without bail on Thursday at his first court appearance on Long Island

Poland marks 75th anniversary of uprising in…

Polish and Jewish leaders extolled the heroism and determination of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising fighters as the Polish capital held commemoration on the 75th anniversary of the ill-fated rebellion

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'Yup, shot him': Prosecutors say ex-lawman hid double life

'Yup, shot him in the head'; Prosecutors say an ex-lawman in western New York killed to hide a secret double life as a sexual predator of young men

The robots that can pick and plant

Farmers are turning to robots to plant seedlings and pick produce because of human worker shortages.

Miguel Diaz-Canel Replaces Raul Castro as Cuba's…

A 57-year-old bureaucrat replaced Raul Castro as the president of Cuba, launching a new political era as a government led by a single family for six decades tries to ensure the long-term survival of one of the world’s last communist states.

Healthy 'Super Food' To-Go Options May Not be as…

Nutrition company Equalution has counted the calories in some of the most popular "Super Food" options and the results may surprise you. Tony Spitz has the details.

Oil, gas drilling in pristine Alaska refuge takes…

The Trump administration is moving toward oil and gas drilling in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

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4 dead, 3 children hurt in North Carolina shooting

A North Carolina police chief says a man shot his girlfriend and her five children _ killing the woman and two teens _ before shooting himself

Volatility knocks Blackstone profit less than…

Blackstone Group's quarterly profit dropped 19 percent amid the stock market slump. But as Fred Katayama reports, the alternative assets manager still beat analysts' expectations.

UK mulls plan to ban plastic straws and cut waste

The British government wants to take action to ban plastic straws, drink stirrers and cotton buds _ and is urging other Commonwealth nations to follow suit.

Police: Sandwich mistake led to thrown coffee, pepper spray

Police in Delaware say a woman assaulted convenience store workers with pepper spray and hot coffee over a botched sandwich order

Miguel Díaz-Canel Is Officially Cuba's New Leader

Cuba's National Assembly has officially confirmed Miguel Díaz-Canel as the country's next leader.

Is sushi healthy?

If you're watching what you eat, you don't have to give up sushi. As Lisa Drayer explains, it all comes down to how your roll is prepared.

Maryland bill seeks transparency in online…

A measure approved by Maryland lawmakers would create more transparency for online political ads on social media platforms like Facebook to help stop foreign influence in the state's elections

The Everest: The richest horse race on turf

Horse racing is a huge thing in Australia, which is why the country produced the richest race on turf -- The Everest -- worth over $10m.

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Better weather should aid Oklahoma wildfire fight

Firefighters are hoping that better weather will help them battle wildfires in Oklahoma, though conditions are critical in Arizona and New Mexico

Better than a beach photo: Christie spends $85K…

Former Gov. Chris Christie's official portrait will carry an $85,000 price tag, higher than his three predecessors combined