President Barack Obama made light of his widely-panned debate showing while appearing Sunday night at a star-studded concert in Los Angeles. At an event featuring singers Katy Perry, Jennifer Hudson, Stevie Wonder, and Jon Bon Jovi, the president reflected on a recent on-stage performance of his own.
President Obama says his most embarrassing moment is when he runs into a wall. It is "par for the course for me...I'm running into doors and desks all the time." The comments came as he answered kids' questions for the Nickelodeon special: "Kids Pick the President: The Candidates."
In a sermon that likely broke the law, Indiana pastor Ron Johnson told his 400 congregants Sunday that for those who believe in the Bible, the decision to vote against President Barack Obama "is a no-brainer." "For Christian people who believe the Bible is the inspired world of God, it is not rocket science," Johnson told CNN after his sermon.
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie are slated to lead the Republican Governors Association through the next two election cycles, a post that would give both of the rising GOP stars a national platform to seek the presidency should Mitt Romney falter in November.
A tentative recovery in the global economy is running out of steam and growth could weaken further due to Europe's debt crisis and inaction over a looming fiscal squeeze in the United States, the International Monetary Fund said Monday.
The race for the White House is on investors' minds, but who gains control of Congress will have an even bigger impact on the stock market.
U.S. stocks closed slightly lower Monday, as worries about slowing growth kept investors sidelined on a relatively slow day of trading.
Gas prices across California have soared to record highs, shooting up 50 cents a gallon in just the last week.
Dogged by ongoing service problems, troubled American Airlines is beginning to lose its most lucrative group of clients -- business customers. Overall, the number of passengers flying American Airlines fell 4% in September to 8.3 million, according to figures released by the airline Monday. Miles flown by paying passengers on domestic flights fell 7% to 5.7 billion miles compared to a year earlier, although an increase in miles flown on international flights limited the overall drop. The airline was also forced to cut domestic flights by almost 6% to deal with the delays and a shortage of pilots. Several business travelers told CNNMoney that their firms are avoiding American flights and won't be returning any time soon.
Wal-Mart Stores and American Express are teaming up to launch a new prepaid card aimed at giving customers an alternative to checking accounts and debit cards, the companies said Monday.
Two blockbuster franchises are about to collide: "Angry Birds Star Wars" is coming in November.
Matt Bell isn't a big videogame player, but when Microsoft's motion-sensing gaming system Kinect came out in late 2010, a light bulb went off.