National Zoo puts up ZooLights display

National Zoo in Washington puts up more than 500,000 lights for ZooLights display

Gunman in custody after attack at Planned Parenthood clinic

Gunman opens fire at Planned Parenthood clinic, killing 3 before surrendering to police

The Number Of Child Brides In Africa Could Reach 310 Million By 2050

UNICEF estimates current social norms and a booming population could cause the number of child brides in Africa to double.

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Denmark's Bang & Olufsen considering takeover bid

Danish hi-fi maker Bang & Olufsen in talks over possible takeover offer

Hamstrung by Congress, Obama tries to clinch climate pact

Hamstrung by Congress, GOP opposition, Obama heads to Paris to clinch global climate agreement

Iran unveils upgraded model for oil contracts

Iran unveils upgraded oil contract model, hoping for investment after sanctions are lifted

'Skunk' Pot May Hinder Brain's Ability To Send And Receive Messages

Researchers in Italy and the U.K. have found high-potency marijuana can affect the corpus callosum, the nerves that connect the halves of the brain.

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GOP rhetoric on Muslims seen as having little cost

Republicans' strong words on Muslims are seen as having little political cost

Boko Haram claims bombing of Shiite procession in Nigeria

Boko Haram claims suicide bombing of Shiite procession that killed 21 in Nigeria

Private funeral held for 2-year-old girl dubbed Baby Doe

Private funeral held for 2-year-old Massachusetts girl known for months as Baby Doe

Officer killed in Colorado was co-pastor, figure skater

Officer killed in Colorado recalled for his faith, service; was a co-pastor, figure skater

Active Shooter Reported At Colorado Planned Parenthood

Local media report a shooter has opened fire at a Planned Parenthood facility in Colorado Springs.

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Growth _ but not expansion _ in US Internet gambling market

Internet gambling market growing _ but not expanding _ in United States after 2 1/2 years

Air pollution in Beijing hits hazardous levels

Beijing hit with severe air pollution that's expected to linger for days

Hogs, residents compete for Kansas county's water supply

In rural Kansas, a tough choice between economic security, dwindling groundwater supply

Supreme Court Halts Native Hawaiians' Election

Justice Kennedy's temporary stay prevents the Native Hawaiian election from moving forward until the full court decides its constitutionality.

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Carson after camp tour: Absorb Syrian refugees in Mideast

Absorb Syrian refugees in Mideast, Republic candidate Ben Carson says after camp tour

Egypt says 90 percent chance of hidden rooms in Tut tomb

Egypt says 90 percent chance of hidden chambers in King Tut's tomb amid new probe

55 who skirted jury duty in Ohio murder trial to face judge

Ohio judge may cite 55 who skirted jury duty in high-profile murder trial with contempt

Police find spiked baseball bats throughout San Francisco

San Francisco police ask for help in finding who is chaining spiked baseball bats to poles

Customer Information At Risk After VTech Data Breach

Educational toymaker VTech says it suffered a data breach that put customer's personal information at risk.

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A look at the hot toys for holiday 2015

Expected hot toy trends: robotic pets, anything "Star Wars"

Chilean mom restricted access to baby for smoking marijuana

Chilean mother restricted access to newborn daughter at hospital because she smoked pot

Big Businesses Are Pitching In For Small Business Saturday

Small Business Saturday is all about supporting local retailers, but some national companies are also getting involved.

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Turkish president says wishes plane downing had not happened

Turkey president says he's saddened by downing of Russian warplane

The Latest: Police ID clinic gunman as Robert Lewis Dear

The Latest: Police identify gunman in attack at Planned Parenthood as Robert Lewis Dear