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Michelle Obama rights Braley-Bailey slip
Wednesday, 22 October 2014 05:50

(CNN) -- Democrat Bruce Braley is running a tough campaign against Republican Joni Ernst in Iowa for an open U.S. Senate seat.

Things got even worse when first lady Michelle Obama mispronounced his name during a rally earlier this month, repeatedly calling him Bruce "Bailey."

Luckily for Braley, the first lady came prepared Tuesday and corrected herself during a rally for Braley in Iowa City. Just after Braley's name was announced, Obama addressed the issue immediately, "Bruce Braley.

STORY HIGHLIGHTS
  • Helicopters, battleships and minesweepers hunt for vessel
  • Emergency radio call in Russian picked up by Swedish military, report says
  • Russia denies any vessel in Swedish waters
  • Expert: It's easy to a submarine to hide in coastal waters

(CNN) -- Be it a Russian submarine or be it not, whatever has been lurking beneath the waves of the Stockholm archipelago since last week is not only drawing threats of martial force from Sweden's military, it's also getting on Lasse Schmidt's nerves.

Boko Haram: The essence of terror
Wednesday, 22 October 2014 05:40
A video of Abubakar Shekau, who claims to be the leader of the Nigerian Islamist extremist group Boko Haram, is shown in September 2013. Boko Haram is an <a href=A video of Abubakar Shekau, who claims to be the leader of the Nigerian Islamist extremist group Boko Haram, is shown in September 2013.
Creating a new Cape Town through design
Wednesday, 22 October 2014 05:40
The International Council of Societies of Industrial Design designated Cape Town as the World Design Capital for 2014. As the first city on the African continent to be handed the title, Cape Town took over the title from Helsinki, the Capital of Finland.The International Council of Societies of Industrial Design designated Cape Town as the World Design Capital for 2014. As the first city on the African continent to be handed the title, Cape Town took over the title from Helsinki, the Capital of Finland.
Well-traveled Zurich businessman Adolf Feller began collecting postcards in 1889 and soon amassed a large archive of images.Well-traveled Zurich businessman Adolf Feller began collecting postcards in 1889 and soon amassed a large archive of images.
Many of Feller's postcards depicted scenes from around his homeland, like this photograph of a crowd in the Swiss town of Glarus.Many of Feller's postcards depicted scenes from around his homeland, like this photograph of a crowd in the Swiss town of Glarus.
World-class education that costs nothing
Wednesday, 22 October 2014 05:40
GermanyGermany's academic influence isn't to be underestimated. Housing one of the world's oldest universities and counting countless Nobel Laureates as alumni, Germany has brains as well as style.
Founded in 1914, Goethe University is one of Germany
Sweden could use force on mystery sub
Wednesday, 22 October 2014 05:40
STORY HIGHLIGHTS
  • Helicopters, battleships and minesweepers hunt for vessel
  • Emergency radio call picked up by Swedish military, report says
  • Radio transmissions sent to Russian enclave on Baltic Sea, report says
  • Russia denies any vessel in Swedish waters

(CNN) -- Sweden won't exactly confirm that it's been looking for a foreign submarine in the country's territorial waters.

But if it finds something it doesn't like, it is ready to do whatever is needed to force it to the surface, a Swedish military spokeswoman said Tuesday.

Palins describe brawl in recordings
Wednesday, 22 October 2014 05:40
STORY HIGHLIGHTS
  • Alaska police released recordings of a brawl that included several members of Sarah Palin's family.
  • Palin's daughter Bristol describes being dragged across the grass and called names in the recordings.
  • Others who attended the party said she was the instigator.

Editor's note: The audio mentioned below, obtained by CNN from police records, contains strong language.

Washington (CNN) -- Bristol Palin describes being dragged through the grass and called a series of obscenities during a massive brawl last month in recordings of Anchorage police interviews that CNN obtained through a public records request.

Canada lifts terror threat level
Wednesday, 22 October 2014 05:40
22 October 2014Last updated at 11:35
A car is overturned in the ditch in St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec, on 20 October 2014 Experts say that terror-related incidents such as that on Monday are rare in Canada

Canada has raised its terror threat level from low to medium but has stressed there is no specific threat.

A government official said the move was in response to an increase in online "general chatter" from radical groups including Islamic State and al-Qaeda.

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

There is no rain in the forecast for the next 7 days and then perhaps some showers beyond that.

Low humidity and cool temperatures will prevail for the extended forecast with a slight warm up on the way for Sunday and into next week. The rest of this week will see highs in the 70s and overnight lows in the 40s and 50s as a reinforcing cold front pushes through the area.

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