GOP, Scandals Could Be an Electoral Plus - or Minus
(CBS News) -- The Obama administration grapples with a series of recent controversies within its ranks, political observers in Washington have begun to calculate their potential political impacts. But while many Republicans believe the scandals could prove a boon to the party's prospects in the 2014 midterm elections, they it's equally important not to "overreach" on the issue -- and risk having their efforts blow up in their face.
Slim Odds of Landing the $600M Powerball Jackpot
(CNN) -- The multi-state Powerball jackpot has risen to $600 million, with a cash value of $376.9 million, according to the Multi-State Lottery Association.
CNN: At Guantanamo, a Costly Confinement
Guantanamo Bay, Cuba (CNN) -- Every day, the workers in the Guantanamo Bay kitchen cook three squares for the detainees held here.
'Please Don't Let Me Go,' Cleveland Kidnap Victim Told Officers
(CNN) -- When officers arrived at Ariel Castro's home in Cleveland, a crowd had formed on the porch.
Students Buy Police Dog a Bulletproof Vest
SPRINGDALE, Ar. -- A police dog will be getting extra protection after a group of elementary schools students decided to help.