By Barbara Starr. Chris Lawrence and Tom Cohen CNN
An intercepted message among senior al Qaeda operatives in the last several days raised alarm bells that led to the closing of embassies and consulates Sunday across the Middle East and North Africa, CNN has learned.
Janet Yellen is the best candidate to succeed Ben Bernanke as head of the Federal Reserve, and gender should have absolutely nothing to do with it. That's the overwhelming consensus from a CNNMoney survey of top female economists.
A ban on the sale of some Apple products - including iPhones and iPads - will not go into effect after President Barack Obama's administration stepped in Saturday, a day before the prohibition was to go into effect.
If August 2013 is starting to shape up like August 2009 - that steamy month of angry town halls fueled by the then-burgeoning tea party movement - it's because the Affordable Care Act remains in the crosshairs for conservatives, whose commi