Columbia student stabbed to death in Manhattan

(NEW YORK) -- A Columbia University graduate student has been stabbed to death near the Ivy League school's New York City campus. The student, 30-year-old Davide Giri, suffered a stab wound to his abdomen just before 11 p.m. Thursday near West 123 St. and Amsterdam... Read More.

House votes to grant statehood to District of Columbia

By ALISA WIERSEMA and JOHN PARKINSON, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The House of Representatives made history Friday, passing for the first time legislation that would grant statehood to the District of Columbia.The bill passed along party lines, 232-180.