National Top Stories

Saudi Yemen

Mohammed Hamoud/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images

Saudi-led airstrikes hit rebels in Yemen

[Breaking news update, posted at 3:18 p.m. ET]

In a televised speech broadcast live in Yemen on al-Masirah TV, Houthi supreme leader Abdul Malik al-Houthi reacted to Saudi-led military operation, saying, "If any army try to invade our country, we will...

ISIS flag seen over buildings in Kobani, Syria

Kutluhan Cucel/Getty Images

Two Illinois men arrested on terror charges

An Army National Guard member and his cousin have been arrested in Illinois for allegedly conspiring to provide material support to the terrorist organization ISIS, federal prosecutors said Thursday.

The alleged plot included a plan to attack a U.S. m...

Police badge


DOJ targets racism in police forces

New reports about four police officers in Fort Lauderdale exchanging racially offensive text messages and a video that showed President Barack Obama with gold teeth could prove to be the latest test for how the Justice Department polices the nation's...

Kids in Vietnam statue

Matthew Munson

Photo of kids on Vietnam memorial angers many

Kids, being kids, like to climb on things. More often than not, that's OK.

But when the thing in question is a war memorial?

That's the question burning up online parenting groups and in family rooms after an amateur photographer snapped a picture of t...

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport

Jessica McGowan/Getty Images

And the world's busiest airport is ...

The birthplace of Coca-Cola, "Gone with the Wind" and Martin Luther King Jr. is still home to the busiest passenger airport in the world.

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif


Diplomats voice optimism on Iran nuclear deal

A major source of disagreement between Iran and world powers negotiating over Tehran's nuclear program -- what to do with its underground Fordo facility -- may be on a path to resolution.


Gwen Sung

Livestream your life with this new app

If you haven't yet been asked by friends or co-workers to Meerkat, chances are you will soon.

Selke Yvonne Emily

LinkedIn, Facebook via CNN

Mom, daughter among Germanwings victims

They are being remembered as people who "meant so much to so many."

Yvonne Selke and her daughter, Emily, were aboard Germanwings Flight 9525 that crashed Tuesday in the French Alps. They, along with the other 148 people on board that flight, are pres...

Carsten Spohr, Lufthansa chairman

Sascha Steinbach/Getty Images

Co-pilot acted 'deliberately' to crash plane

The co-pilot of Germanwings Flight 9525 purposely crashed the plane into the French Alps on Tuesday, killing all 150 people on board, officials said Thursday.

"We at Lufthansa are speechless that this aircraft has been deliberately crashed by the co-p...

Microsoft file

Reuters image

Microsoft tells its contractors: Give workers paid time off

Microsoft wants its security guards, janitors and cooks to have paid time off.

Plane that crashed in French Alps

Michael Stappen

Alps crash has similarities to Nantucket EgyptAir disaster

This week's Germanwings jetliner crash in the French Alps that killed 150 people has some similarities to an EgyptAir crash that killed more than 200 people off the Massachusetts coast in 1999.

Cup of ice cream

Kristen Taylor/Wikimedia Commons

Blue Bell ice cream expands recall

Blue Bell ice cream has added another product to the list of items it's recalling over potential contamination with listeria.

National News Slideshows

Germanwings plane crash: Timeline of events

Germanwings Airbus A320 search effort

Patrick Aventurier/Getty Images

French authorities say audio from the voice recorder of Germanwings Flight 9525 reveals the co-pilot appeared to make a deliberate attempt to destroy the plane.

14 smart ways to start every work day

businesswoman working on computer in office

iStock / shironosov

Morning routines are crucial for work day success, according to some career experts. Take a look at the most important things you should do at the start of every work day.

On this day: March 26

Pink Floyd, Dark Side of the Moon, blurb size


Beethoven and Walt Whitman die, the Stanley Cup comes to the U.S., UCLA wins their seventh straight title, and Pink Floyd's "Dark Side" rules the charts, all on this day.

A Service from PR Newswire

More Local Headlines from PR Newswire
69News at 4pm, 5pm, 5:30pm, 6pm
There are currently no severe weather alerts.

National News Video