June 12th, 2012
02:05 PM ET

Undercover agent in 'Bath Salts' bust: Users believe it has the 'same effects as meth and cocaine'

A drug bust in New Hampshire raising fears about a new class of lethal drugs that cause suicides and psychotic behavior.
At the center of the bust was the substance we've been reporting on, bath salts.

Filed under: Crime • OutFront Exclusive
June 12th, 2012
01:45 PM ET

Front Lines: House cmte. votes on charging Holder in contempt

The House oversight committee announced it will consider a measure to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt for failing to provide information related to the "Fast and Furious" investigation.

A statement from the panel says they will consider the citation on June 20th. If the panel votes and decides Holder is in contempt, the measure would have to get approval from the full chamber. The justice department called the committee's actions "unfortunate and unwarranted". FULL POST

Filed under: Front Lines
June 12th, 2012
01:15 PM ET

British PM forgets daughter at pub, is he an unfit parent?

British prime minister David Cameron and his wife, Samantha left his 8-year-old daughter after visiting a pub. The English press went berserk and Cameron's staff worked hard to taper any backlash from an incident that happened 'a couple of months ago,' according to the pub's bartender.

In Monday's E-Block, CNN's Erin Burnett discusses whether the press' attacks on the British Prime Minister add up.   FULL POST

Filed under: E-Block
June 12th, 2012
12:48 PM ET

The Number: Apple's new MacBook Pro, is it worth it?

On Monday, Apple kicked off its worldwide developers conference. Among the announcements:

More features for its operating system, mountain lion, the unveiling of IOS 6, which includes new maps, upgraded Macbook Pros, and Siri coming to the iPad. Siri gets a bigger brain and promises to answer some real-time questions like active sports scores.

Apple unveiled a Macbook Pro with retina display. Like everything apple builds it's pretty. But it's also pretty expensive: The base level is going to cost $2,199. FULL POST

Filed under: The Number
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