U.S. Senate approves Carter as new defense secretary

"On the confirmation of Ashton B. Carter of Massachusetts to be the secretary of defense, the ayes are 93, the nays are 5. The motion is carried." Ashton Carter is on his way back to the Pentagon. Feb 13, 2015

amfAR parties with a purpose

The world of fashion and philanthropy joined forces at amfAR's annual New York Gala to raise money for HIV/AIDS research. The red carpet was filled with super models from past to present including Feb 13, 2015

U.N. says Yemen collapsing, on brink of civil war

ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said on Thursday (February 12) that Yemen is disintegrating after the country slipped further into chaos as the Houthi militia Feb 13, 2015

World's biggest man-made diamond debuts in NYC

These two diamonds, which look identical, are anything but. The one on the right came from a mine. The one on the left was grown in a laboratory. Lisa Bissell, President and CEO of Pure Grown Feb 13, 2015

Egypt frees Jazeera journalists pending retrial

An Egyptian court orders the release of two jailed Al-Jazeera journalists pending retrial, after they spent more than 400 days in prison in a case that sparked worldwide outrage. Feb 13, 2015

Former IMF head fends off pimping accusations in court

Ex-IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn will have to explain the use of his chic Parisian "bachelor pad" for sex parties attended by prostitutes to a French court where is he standing trial for aggravated pimping. Duration: 01:29 Feb 12, 2015

Ukrainian deputies in parliament building fistfight

They're preparing for a ceasefire in eastern Ukraine, but not - it seems - in parliament. Party deputies from the Self Reliance party and the opposing Fatherland party exchanged blows outside Kiev's Feb 13, 2015