Shoplifter Claims To Be Stone Temple Pilots Ex-Lead Singer Police in Beverly Hills arrested a guy for shoplifting who identified himself as Scott Weiland. The real Weiland posted a video saying he was touring and writing.
Charity Will Benefit If Mayweather Reads 'Harry Potter' Rapper 50 Cent challenged Boxer Floyd Mayweather to read a page of a H<em>arry Potter</em> book aloud without messing up. If he can do it, 50 Cent will donate $750,000 to the charity of Mayweather's choice.
Pesticides Used On Florida's Mosquitoes May Harm Butterflies Environmentalists and a South Florida community want to limit aerial spraying for mosquitoes — saying it's ineffective and harmful to wildlife. Two butterfly species were added to the endangered list.
Outside Group Mirrors Successful Strategies Of Political Parties A U.S. Senate seat is up for grabs in Iowa, and the GOP has opened 11 field offices statewide. But there's also a new team working the state, the Virginia-based group Americans for Prosperity.
Emotional Distress A Worry As Kids Go Back To School In Ferguson One elementary school is less than a mile away from the protest zone where there have been nightly clashes with police. So for some kids, the first day of school might be more stressful than usual.
Process Determining Next Afghan President Is Fraught With Delays Afghan and international monitors are muddling through an audit of all the ballots cast, and the two candidates are trying to come to agreement on the terms of a national unity government.
Is Syria Becoming A Partner In The Fight Against Islamist Terror? Kelly McEvers talks to Emile Hokayem, of the International Institute for Strategic Studies, about some western nations shifting to the idea of working with Syria's regime to fight Islamist militants.
Job Corps Celebrates 50 Years Helping Low-Income Youths The federal program has centers across the country that provide education and vocational training. Kelly McEvers talks to Labor Secretary Thomas Perez about how Job Corps serves disadvantaged youths.