January 17th, 2013
09:38 PM ET

Texas man among hostages in Algeria

CNN has learned a Texas man was among the hostages in Algeria. David Mattingly reports.

Filed under: News
January 17th, 2013
09:34 PM ET

U.S. Official: Some Americans freed, but others are unaccounted for in Algeria

Early reports say some Americans have been freed but others are still unaccounted for in Algeria. The Algerian government says it has ended its rescue operation after freeing nearly 600 workers held hostage by Islamist militants at a BP gas plant.

The Algerian Press Service reports numerous casualties, but is exact number is unknown.

The United States government  said  that an unarmed predator drone flew over the BP plant to gather intelligence, but little other concrete information has been released.

How involved was the U.S. in this operation?

Outfront tonight: Democratic Congressman Adam Schiff, a member of the House Intelligence Committee.

Filed under: International • News
January 17th, 2013
09:14 PM ET

Does Manti Te'o's claim he was a victim of a hoax add up?

Notre Dame's Manti Te'o's emotional tale was a major storyline during the 2012 college football season.

Two men who spent a significant amount of time covering and talking to Te'o are Sports Illustrated Senior Writer Pete Thamel he wrote a cover story on Te'o back in October and Angelo DiCarlo – Sports Anchor for WNDU in South Bend, Indiana.

Filed under: Sports
January 17th, 2013
08:45 PM ET

Armstrong's decade of deception: Fallout felt among former friends and teammates

The International Olympic committee has stripped Lance Armstrong of his bronze medal from the 2000 Olympic games in Sydney.

It's just the latest fallout from Armstrong's admission to Oprah Winfrey that he used prohibited performance enhancing drugs during his cycling career.

CNN's Ed Lavandera has the story.

Filed under: News • Sports
January 17th, 2013
08:41 PM ET

"Dear Abby" advice columnist dies at 94

Erin Burnett remembers longtime Dear Abby advice columnist, Pauline Phillips.

Filed under: The Number
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