As Americans line up to buy tickets for a $640 million Mega Millions drawing, Erin Burnett asks, is this a fair way for states to raise money?
Erin Burnett breaks down another budget superfail in Congress.
John Avlon says for all the talk about the budget, Congress couldn't manage to do what the people expect: get something done. "It's disgusting."
Editor's Note: Bob Carolla is the director of media relations for the National Alliance on Mental Illness, the nation's largest nonprofit, grassroots mental health education, advocacy and support organization.
By Bob Carolla, special to Erin Burnett OutFront
Let’s first overlook headlines like “insane on a plane” and news anchors who refer to pilots and flight attendants as “crazy” or “nuts.” We’ll comeback to them at the end.
Instead, let’s consider issues that emerged this week when on March 27, a JetBlue airline pilot experienced a medical emergency in flight. FULL POST
As lawyers begin assembling a defense case for accused soldier Robert Bales, the role of medications taken by the military may become a critical factor. Dr. Elspeth Ritchie, a forensic psychologist, has investigated the connections between drugs and violence among members of the military. She spoke to CNN's Erin Burnett.