Posted 8:09 PM 5/23/2013 by CNN News Staff
Delegates to the annual meeting of the Boy Scouts of America made a monumental statement Thursday, voting to allow openly gay youths to join scouting.
The organization's 1,400-member national council voted for the policy change, which will take effect January 1.
"No youth may be (More)
Posted 2:33 PM 5/22/2013 by Michael Martinez - CNN
CNN - Call it maternal instinct.
As the monster tornado approached, Terimy Miller put her three sons in a closet in their Moore, Oklahoma, house.
But something didn't feel right.
"It was just that feeling," Miller told CNN's Brooke Baldwin on Wednesday. "I just got to get out (More)More Stories from 5/22/2013
Posted 5:12 PM 5/21/2013 by CNN News Staff
The official in charge of an embattled Internal Revenue Service division will invoke her Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination during a Wednesday appearance before a House oversight panel, a spokesman for the committee said.
Lois Lerner, who oversaw the IRS division handling (More)More Stories from 5/21/2013
Posted 9:29 PM 5/20/2013 by George Howell. Gary Tuchman and Dana Ford - CNN
MOORE, OKLA - Rescue workers raced against time and darkness Monday night looking for survivors after a powerful tornado blasted an area outside of Oklahoma City, leveling homes and leaving at least 51 people dead.
At least 20 of the dead were children, including at least seven from Plaza (More)