What's behind Brooklyn's construction boom

High-end apartment buildings are shooting up all over New York, as the city experiences an historic building boom.

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Kenya police tears-gas protest against corruption

Kenya police tear-gas demonstrators protesting against corruption in the country

The world's first anti-aging pill

Scientists now say they believe it is possible to stop people from growing old as fast. Jordyn Rolling (@jordynrolling) has the details!

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Syrian refugees become issue in Illinois Senate race

Syrian refugees become campaign issue in Illinois as GOP's Kirk attacks Democrat Duckworth

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel To Announce Police Task Force

Protests in Chicago are ongoing as the investigation into police officer Jason Van Dyke's fatal shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald continues.

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Obama visits Paris attack site, pays tribute to victims

Shortly after arriving in Paris, U.S. President Barack Obama visits the memorial at the Bataclan concert hall to pay tribute to the victims of the deadly Paris attacks. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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US construction spending rises to highest level in 8 years

US construction spending jumps to 8-year high, lifted by home building, federal government

More bad news for Brazil

Brazil's been battered by bad news on all fronts: a toxic mudslide, a bribery scandal and now GDP figures expected to show the economic recession is far from over.

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US Marine Found Guilty Of Killing Transgender Filipino Woman

U.S. Marine Joseph Scott Pemberton has been convicted of homicide by a Philippine court for the murder of a transgender woman.

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The Latest: Obama confident climate deal will be reached

The Latest: Obama confident Paris meeting will lead to climate deal in coming weeks

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German court declares Auschwitz suspect fit for trial

German court declares Auschwitz suspect fit for trial, overturning lower court ruling

'Grandparent Gene' may be why your parents want grandkids

Scientists have identified a Grandparent Gene that may protect the elderly from dementia and Alzheimer's. TC Newman (@PurpleTCNewman) has details.

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Defense chief: US expanding special operations force in Iraq

Defense chief: US expanding special operations force in Iraq to combat Islamic State militants

Police Investigating Death Of Juneau, Alaska's Newly-Elected Mayor

Mere weeks after being elected in October, Juneau, Alaska's mayor, Greg Fisk, was found dead inside his home. He was 70 years old.

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Black Friday fizzles, Disney shares fall

Shares of Disney closed down roughly three percent on Friday. Retail names such as Macy's and Best Buy also took a hit. Leah Duncan reports.

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Belarus asks for $3bn IMF loan, hints at economic reforms

Belarus asks for $3bn IMF loan, hints at reforms to tariffs and pension age

Obama: 'I'm optimistic' about solving climate change

President Obama says he is optimistic that the world will solve climate change, comparing it to fighting terrorism after the Paris attacks.

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Cybersecurity bills would add secrecy to public records laws

New cybersecurity bills would add more secrecy for tech companies under public records laws

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Obama urges lower tensions between Russia, Turkey

Meeting with Turkish leader, Obama calls for lowering tensions with Russia after plane downing

Little boy rescued after climbing 50-foot tree

A 6-year-old boy was rescued by the fire department after climbing a 50-foot tree and getting stuck. Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) has the story.

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House considers requiring search warrant to get old emails

Lawmakers take up government's ability to get old emails without a search warrant

Cyber Monday Breaks Records As Shoppers Flock To Their Smartphones

This year's Cyber Monday is expected to break records with nearly $3 billion. But it could have been a lot more.

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