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Van Jones, Jeffrey Lord on timing of extradition

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 01:56:04 GMT

Van Jones and Jeffrey Lord debate the timing of "El Chapo" being extradited to the US.(image)

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A timeline of Guzman's reign on the run

Thu, 04 Aug 2016 14:09:47 GMT

How did the diminutive son of a Mexican farming family end up becoming one of the most notorious and powerful drug lords in the world? The story of Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman's life often inspires legend, in part because of one maddening truth: He simply wouldn't stay caught. Follow the kingpin's life, from his beginnings in Sinaloa to his current incarceration in a high-security prison.(image)

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Famous US extradition cases

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:09:08 GMT

The extradition of Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman to the United States is the latest among famous US extradition cases. Here is a look at several.(image)

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Obama commutes 330 sentences, most in 1 day

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 15:31:26 GMT

President Barack Obama granted 330 commutations, the White House announced Thursday, the most commutations given in a single day by a US president.(image)

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Nightclub shooter's widow pleads not guilty

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 19:48:38 GMT

The widow of the man who killed 49 people at an Orlando gay nightclub last year pleaded not guilty in a federal court in Oakland on Wednesday to all charges filed against her.(image)

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Teen stolen as baby still loves 'mom'

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:06:19 GMT

Alexis Manigo has accepted what police say -- that she was born as Kamiyah Mobley and that the woman who raised her in South Carolina stole her as a newborn from a Florida hospital.(image)

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Obama transfers more Gitmo detainees

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 02:22:15 GMT

The Pentagon announced Thursday that four more inmates were transferred out of the US military prison in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, marking the final such transfer under President Barack Obama and leaving the facility's population at 41.(image)

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Oregon suspends coach after football players hospitalized

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 14:29:57 GMT

Following the hospitalization of three football players, Oregon has suspended the football strength and conditioning coach, and the new head coach has issued an apology.(image)

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George H.W. Bush hospitalized, spokesman says

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 01:42:08 GMT

Former president George H.W. Bush has been hospitalized, his spokesman told CNN early Wednesday morning.(image)

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Opinion: Fight against sex trafficking bigger than Backpage

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 16:31:55 GMT

On January 9, after an investigation lasting over 21 months, a Senate subcommittee published a scathing report, finding that classified ads website knowingly facilitated online child sex trafficking on the "adult" section of its website.(image)

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Again, we just experienced the hottest year on record

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 21:52:06 GMT

2014 2015 2016 was officially the Earth's warmest since record-keeping began in 1880s.(image)

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Alexander Hamilton's letters to be auctioned

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 17:07:05 GMT

If Hamilton fans can't get enough of their favorite Broadway musical, they now can bid to own a personal letter and manuscripts of the Caribbean-born, French- and Scottish-heritaged founding father Alexander Hamilton.(image)

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Space junk mission leads 2017 rocket launches

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:32:42 GMT

Space needs cleaning if costly catastrophic collisions are to be avoided, scientists warn.(image)

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Dalai Lama: 5 things to keep in mind for the next four years

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:48:02 GMT

The Dalai Lama has some advice for anyone who is looking for happiness, no matter what their circumstances.(image)

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Trump wrote his own inauguration speech

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 18:00:34 GMT

President-elect Donald Trump has written his inauguration address draft himself, two senior Trump transition officials told CNN Tuesday.(image)

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HHS nominee: Financial dealings were legal

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 21:35:46 GMT

Donald Trump's nominee to lead HHS, Rep. Tom Price, defended himself from Democratic accusations of inappropriate financial investments Wednesday morning.(image)

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Gov. Haley questions US funding of UN

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:46:28 GMT

South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley, tapped by President-elect Donald Trump to be UN ambassador, questioned Wednesday at her Senate confirmation hearing whether the US's funding of the world body is worth it.(image)

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What millennials need to know about investing

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 16:22:41 GMT

Millennials should start thinking about investing for their future now, because time is the one thing they have on their side.(image)

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McDonald's just tweaked the Big Mac

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 16:26:49 GMT

For those who think the Big Mac is a bit too big, McDonald's is coming out with the Mac Jr. For those who think the Big Mac isn't quite big enough, McDonald's is unveiling the Grand Mac.(image)

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GM workers to lose jobs on Inauguration Day

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:43:51 GMT

2,000 GM workers are losing their job on January 20, 2017, the day Donald Trump takes office. Many of these workers in Ohio and Michigan voted for Trump. They hope he'll save their jobs.(image)

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