Chapman University surveyed 1,500 Americans and found our biggest personal fear. Gayle King reports.
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Amtrak accepted 24 writers into their new residency program after receiving 16,000 applications. The program allows creatives to travel on a long-distance ride, not only to be in a peaceful space for writing, but also enjoy the scenery along the way. Dean Reynolds reports.
A new report finds that the University of North Carolina had a wide-spread academic scandal. The scheme included fake classes and bogus grades for over 3,000 students for 18 years. Mark Strassmann reports
The Obama administration is trying to find ways to stop home grown radicals and is looking outside of government for inspiration. Margaret Brennan reports on a new program in Maryland that is the first community-led program to fight violent extremism.
Heavy rain pounded Providence, Rhode Island, overnight and strong wind gusts are blowing through parts of Massachusetts. More than 36,000 homes lost power. Danielle Niles of Boston affiliate WBZ reports.
New questions emerge after attacks in Canada; sweeping recall of vehicles with potentially defective airbags could have wide-ranging implications; and Neil Diamond just keeps on going
A Maryland man faces charges after jumping the White House fence Wednesday night. He was quickly taken down by attack dogs and Secret Service agents. The incident came weeks after another intruder made it inside the White House doors. Bill Plante reports from Washington.
But it's unclear whether testing in Atlanta is complete
With two states now permitting pot use, some players say the league will have to adapt its policy as Americans' opinions on the drug change
As many as 10, in Seattle area and Connecticut, being monitored for 3 weeks