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Are Democrats underestimating Donald Trump?

Representatives from all five campaigns met for the first time on State of the Union to discuss Trump as a general election candidate and whether Democrats can take him on.

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Undeterred by rescues, novelist ready to set sail again

A novelist who lost a storm-battered sailboat last summer is ready to set sail again

CSX train derails in Northeast DC, possible hazardous leak

A CSX freight train has derailed in Washington, D.C., leaving several cars overturned and a possible hazardous leak

The Latest: Train derails in DC, leaking hazardous material

CSX says one of its freight trains has derailed in Washington, D.C., sending about 10 cars off the tracks and spilling hazardous material

Over 30 Rescued Circus Lions Are Moving Into A 12,000-Acre Sanctuary

Many of the lions had suffered broken teeth, and their claws had been removed before they were rescued.

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One of the Largest Circus Lion Rescues Ever

Animal Defenders InternationalĀ is planning the largestĀ airlift of lions ever. Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.

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Kenya Sends Ivory Poachers A 105-Ton, Burning Message

The Kenyan government made its political point, suggesting doing anything other than burning its ivory would have been immoral.

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Report: Powerful explosion in southern Turkey; 9 wounded

A Turkish news agency says an explosion near a police station in the southern city of Gaziantep has wounded at least nine people

Greetings from Asbury Park, opening first hotel in 50 years

The first new hotel in more than 50 years is set to open in Asbury Park at the end of May

Docs Say Serial Killers Have Specific Genes

Experts have studied the minds of serial killers for year. Now they say many of them might have a unique brain structure. Keleigh Nealon (@keleighnealon) has the story.

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The Latest: Top adviser says Trump will help GOP lawmakers

Donald Trump's top adviser says the GOP front-runner is willing to help House and Senate Republicans raise money to maintain their congressional majorities

Ringling Bros. Elephants Quit Showbiz, Join The Fight Against Cancer

The Ringling Bros. circus elephants will retire Sunday. The company faced animal cruelty accusations for years.

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Synthetic narcotics spark new look at drugged- driving laws

Synthetic narcotics spark new look at drugged- driving laws in New York and a dozen other states

Schumer: Probe billboards using phone data to track shoppers

U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer is asking the Federal Trade Commission to investigate an advertising technique that uses mobile phone data to learn about people who pass by billboards

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The Latest: Company says ads respect consumers' privacy

An outdoor advertising company says its use of mobile phone data to learn about potential consumers is based on anonymized information

Floyd Mayweather: I'm Being Offered '9 Figures' To Come Back

Mayweather says he's in talks with CBS and Showtime about a possible comeback.

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State of the Cartoonion: Obama's last laugh

Last night was not the first time President Obama has taken on Trump with jokes at the annual White House Correspondent's Dinner.

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Yahoo CEO could get $55M in severance pay in potential sale

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer will walk away with a $55 million severance package if the company's auction of its Internet operations culminates in a sale that ousts her from her job

Will Clinton and Sanders cut a deal on platform?

Representatives from all five campaigns met for the first time on State of the Union to discuss how Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders can unite their party and more.

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More funerals ahead for victims in Ohio shooting massacre

The long goodbyes continue for eight members of a rural Ohio family killed more than a week ago

2nd funeral Saturday for victim in Ohio shooting massacre

The long goodbyes to eight members of a rural Ohio family killed more than a week ago continued Saturday with a funeral for a young mother as authorities remained silent in what they've said will be a lengthy investigation

The Latest: Woman, 4 grandchildren killed in Texas flooding

A police captain says a 64-year-old woman and four grandchildren have been killed after a creek flooded its banks in an East Texas neighborhood

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The Ted Cruz-John Kasich Partnership May Be Stopping Donald Trump

A new poll shows Ted Cruz has a 16-point lead over Donald Trump in Indiana.

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Olympian Auctions Ad Space on Arm

Olympian Nick Simmonds is auctioning off some space on his arm that can be used for ads during the 2016 track and field season. Problem is, he's not exactly allowed to do that. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) breaks it down.

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Runoff Elections Offer Morale Boost To Iran's President Rouhani

A surge of moderate and independent representatives will give Iran's president more leeway in parliament.

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