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CVS, the national chain of drug stores, surprised many by banning the sale of tobacco products, starting October 1. CNN's Brian Todd investigates what is behind the the decision.
CNN's Brian Todd pieces together the esteemed actor's last few days, including his troubling confession to a reporter shortly before his death: "I'm a heroin addict."
CNN's Brian Todd reports on a terror cell that downed an Egyptian helicopter with surface-to-air missiles and how the weapons obtained in Libya are threatening U.S. soldiers.
Former NBA player Dennis Rodman could be facing charges for the lavish gifts he gave leader Kim Jong-Un that may have broken international sanctions on North Korea. CNN's Brian Todd reports.
CNN's Brian Todd combs through a new report from a privacy watchdog board commissioned by the government that says some of the NSA's surveillance is illegal - just as Edward Snowden speaks out in an online chat session.
Russia and the U.S. are investigating whetherÂ Doku Umarov - the terrorist often called Russia's "Osama bin Laden" - will make good on a threat to attack the Winter Olympics in Sochi. CNN's Brian Todd reports.
Newly published photos appear to show U.S. Marines burning bodies in Iraq at the height of the war. CNN's Brian Todd reports on the new military investigation into the incident that has sparked outrage.
Our own Brian Todd goes into a simulator to take a look at what could have caused pilots of a Southwest flight to land at the wrong airport.
In a new memoir, Mark Obama Ndesandjo, Pres. Barack Obama's half-brother, details their relationship - including some dark details about the father they shared. CNN's Brian Todd reports.
After allegations emerged that he is a fake, the deaf interpreter at Nelson Mandela's memorial service is speaking out in an interview with CNN, defending his work and saying that he has schizophrenia. Our Brian Todd reports.