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Wis. Gov. Scott Walker Accused Of Illegal Fundraising

Wis. Gov. Scott Walker Accused Of Illegal FundraisingProsecutors believe that Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker was at the center of a "criminal scheme" to illegally coordinate fundraising with outside conservative groups in violation of state law.

Number Of Displaced People Hits A High Last Seen In World War II

Number Of Displaced People Hits A High Last Seen In World War IIAt least 51.2 million people are now living under forced displacement, a UN agency says, announcing its tally of people who are seeking refuge or asylum, or who are internally displaced.

Defending Champ Spain Knocked Out Of World Cup

Defending Champ Spain Knocked Out Of World CupChile beat Spain, 2-0, in group play Wednesday, knocking the defending champs out of soccer's World Cup. Both goals came in the first half.

Ga., Mo. Inmates Put To Death; First Since Botched Oklahoma Execution

Ga., Mo. Inmates Put To Death; First Since Botched Oklahoma ExecutionA Georgia inmate convicted of rape and murder has become the first person to be executed in the U.S. since the botched lethal injection of a prisoner in Oklahoma.

One Of Kenya’s Legendary ‘Tuskers’ Is Killed By Poachers

One Of Kenya’s Legendary ‘Tuskers’ Is Killed By PoachersKenya is mourning the death of one of its legendary elephants. Satao was known as a tusker, one of the few remaining elephants whose tusks are so big they almost touch the ground.

Gun Control Activists March Across The Brooklyn Bridge Demanding Action

Gun Control Activists March Across The Brooklyn Bridge Demanding ActionHundreds of activists marched across the Brooklyn Bridge on Saturday, demanding reforms to the country's gun policies.

Legendary Actress Ruby Dee Dies At 91

Legendary Actress Ruby Dee Dies At 91Ruby Dee, an actress and civil rights activist who built a career on stage and screen at a time when African-Americans had few such opportunities, has died at age 91.

Eric Cantor Says He’ll Quit Majority Leader Post After Primary Defeat

Eric Cantor Says He’ll Quit Majority Leader Post After Primary DefeatHouse Majority Leader Eric Cantor, fresh from a stunning primary upset at the hands of a Tea Party rival, said today that he would vacate his leadership post by the end of July to make room for a successor.

‘Stunning’: Reactions To Eric Cantor’s Election Loss In Virginia

‘Stunning’: Reactions To Eric Cantor’s Election Loss In VirginiaFew saw the historic collapse coming, although the final tally shows Brat won handily, with 56 percent of the vote to Cantor's 44 percent.

Obama: Country Needs To Do Some ‘Soul Searching’ On Gun Control

Obama: Country Needs To Do Some ‘Soul Searching’ On Gun ControlJust hours after another school shooting left two dead and one injured, President Obama was asked what he's going to do about these kinds of incidents.