National News

Truth be told, employees hide their feelings

(CNN) -- Isn't it annoying to interact with smiling automatons at the checkout register?

Facebook alert helps CA woman find stolen bulldog

Stockton, CA (KTXL) -- A bulldog stolen from a Lodi home over a month ago was tracked down in Stockton and returned to her owner.

Pluto may still be a planet

(CNN) -- Poor Pluto. Is it or isn't it a planet?

Facebook introduces 'Twilight' short film series

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Like its vampires, "Twilight" lives once more. This time, however, only on Facebook.

OR doughnut thief leads police on 2 mile chase

Portland, OR (KPTV) -- A man driving a van full of stolen doughnuts led police on a chase through southeast Portland before he eventually stopped, put his hands out the window and dropped a pastry from his hands, according to p

California officially prohibits plastic shopping bags

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- California has fired the first salvo in what could be a national war on plastic bags.

Investors fear stock drop

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- This isn't September 2008. No Wall Street firms are in danger of going belly up. The market hasn't just suffered a Flash Crash like in May 2010.

The link between cancer and obesity

(CNN) -- You likely know that being overweight increases your risk for cardiovascular disease and diabetes. But did you know it also increases your risk for cancer?

Volvo makes grocery shopping easier with delivery to car trunk

(CNN) -- In the digital age, consumers expect more and more from their cars, and all brands are pushing the technological envelope.

FCC ends 40-year-old NFL blackout rule

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- The FCC just sacked the NFL's blackout policy. After a unanimous 5-0 vote Tuesday, the FCC ended a 40-year-old ruling that blacked out NFL games in local broadcast areas.

New airport scanner could make traveling easy

(CNN) -- Imagine if going through airport security was just a matter of walking past a stretch of wall. No pat-downs, no X-rays, no metal detectors, and no need to remove any clothing.

Crew member covering Ebola in Liberia diagnosed with virus

A photographer working with NBC's Dr. Nancy Snyderman in West Africa has tested positive for Ebola. Snyderman says he was immediately quarantined.

Liberian official says U.S. Ebloa patient lied on airport questionnaire

Days before he became the first person diagnosed with Ebola on American soil, Thomas Eric Duncan answered "no" to questions about whether he had cared for a patient with the deadly virus.

Former 800lb Missouri man's Facebook workout videos inspire the nation

Their motto is get up, get out, and do something and that motto seems to be working they are Team Larry.

MS high school football coach gives opposing team his 2nd string QB

Monday night's JV football game in Brandon, Mississippi began just like any other game for Brandon Bulldog's quarterback Mason Mathieu.