Obama: "Our businesses have now created more than 8 million new jobs."
In a speech at North Carolina State University, U.S. President Barack Obama says the economy is "growing strong." Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
"Guardians" lock-up box office
The latest celebrity news including a big start for "Guardians of the Galaxy" and a bigger weekend ahead at the box office. John Russell reports.
Escaping Email: Inspired Vision or Pipe Dream?
Dustin Moskovitz is plotting an escape from email, using his communications expertise in an attempt to change the way people connect at work, where the incessant drumbeat of email has become an excruciating annoyance. (Aug. 1)
Ebola Outbreak Prompts Dispatch of Health Workers
CDC to send 50 medical experts to infected areas.
Two Ebola Patients Coming to US; Gaza Cease-fire Collapses
As fear mounts over Ebola patients returning to US, Tropical Storm Bertha churns in the Atlantic, and a pack of coyotes terrorize CA neighborhood.
Day in Pictures: 8/1/14
Images from across the globe: Taiwan Gas Explosion Destruction, Gaza City Rubble, Scores Missing In India Landslide, River Otter Waterslide
Investors Connect With LinkedIn
Shares soar on better than average earnings.
AP Top Stories August 1 P
Here's the latest news for Friday August 1st: Israeli forces search for missing soldier in Gaza; American aid workers flying to U.S. for Ebola treatment; Detained tourists plead for help in North Korea; Bear gets jaw implant.
'Manhattan' a Ratings Hit for WGN
A period drama spinning around the military personnel, scientists and their families living in Los Alamos, New Mexico, in the 1940's, "Manhattan" tells the stories of the men and women who built the atomic bombs that ended World War II. (Aug. 1)
Ebola Patients to be Treated on US Soil
Infected Americans to be transported from Liberia to US facility.