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Portland stabbing victims: They stood up to hate

Mon, 29 May 2017 04:16:49 GMT

Dozens gathered Saturday around a circle of flowers and photos to honor a recent college graduate and an Army veteran who were fatally stabbed on a Portland commuter train.(image)

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FBI looking into possible hate crime charges

Sun, 28 May 2017 10:33:25 GMT

Authorities investigating the deadly stabbings on a Portland commuter train Friday are looking into the suspect's background and trying to determine whether the man will be charged with federal hate crimes.(image)

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Police identify Portland stabbing suspect

Sun, 28 May 2017 01:13:27 GMT

A man fatally stabbed two people and wounded a third on a commuter train in Portland, Oregon, as people confronted him for "yelling a gamut of anti-Muslim and anti-everything slurs," a Portland police spokesman said. CNN's Dan Lieberman reports.(image)

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Why racist rants are going viral

Sat, 27 May 2017 14:12:09 GMT

The cell phone videos show the underbelly of American society. Racist vitriol, mostly directly at Latinos, shared on social media.(image)

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How Trump's budget hits one of the poorest places in the US

Sun, 28 May 2017 14:49:13 GMT

Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, SOUTH DAKOTA (CNN) -- Antoinette Poafpybitty wanted to come home.(image)

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ICE Air: How US deportation flights work

Fri, 26 May 2017 11:40:36 GMT

It's the first flight for many people who file onto these planes. But it's not a happy occasion.(image)

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Shopper locked her kids in trunk, police say

Sun, 28 May 2017 12:39:22 GMT

A woman is facing child abuse allegations after she locked her two children in the trunk of her car while she shopped at a Walmart in Utah, police say.(image)

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2 Texas children die in hot car

Sun, 28 May 2017 10:35:53 GMT

Two young children were found dead Friday in a locked car in Parker County, Texas, in what appears to be a hot car incident.(image)

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Landslide buries California's scenic highway in Big Sur

Thu, 25 May 2017 16:00:26 GMT

A monster of a landslide has buried a quarter-mile section of the scenic coastal highway in California's Big Sur region, piling fresh misery on a remote area that hasn't seen the road fully passable for months.(image)

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7th-grader gets 'Most Likely to Become a Terrorist' award

Sat, 27 May 2017 10:54:01 GMT

No, your eyes are not deceiving you. That is a real certificate that was typed up and presented to a 7th grader at Lance Cpl. Anthony Aguirre Junior High School in Houston.(image)

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Opinion: Trump couldn't cut Sean Spicer a break?

Fri, 26 May 2017 15:15:09 GMT

Here's what I see when I look at Sean Spicer, President Donald Trump's battered press secretary: A man who chews and swallows 35 pieces of gum every day, who routinely stands up before the assembled Washington media corps to offer himself up for a ritual flogging to deflect from the President's latest misstep, and who knows he will never again be able to walk down the street without a passer-by reminding him that his entire life's work as a Republican communications strategist has been rendered a cartoonish joke by a comedienne on a wobbly motorized podium.(image)

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The first Catholic first lady since Jackie Kennedy

Fri, 26 May 2017 00:22:46 GMT

It was a small moment, buried in the news of President Trump's brief audience yesterday at the Vatican with the Pope: the pontiff blessed first lady Melania Trump's rosary.(image)

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Obama photographer keeps trolling Trump

Fri, 26 May 2017 05:06:35 GMT

Former White House photographer Pete Souza has mastered the "show, not tell" technique in outlining the stark contrasts between former President Barack Obama and President Donald Trump.(image)

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Man behind the Ice Bucket Challenge is drowning in medical bills

Fri, 26 May 2017 09:05:29 GMT

The man behind the massively successful ALS Ice Bucket Challenge is facing major financial hurdles in his own fight against ALS.(image)

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'Wonder Woman' screenings didn't go over well with some men

Fri, 26 May 2017 16:27:50 GMT

"Wonder Woman" may be a feminist icon, but some male moviegoers aren't happy about some scheduled women-only screenings of the film.(image)

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Ramadan for non-Muslims: An etiquette guide

Fri, 26 May 2017 12:58:06 GMT

There are 7 billion people in the world. And a full 22% of them -- 1.6 billion -- are fasting from sunup to sundown. Every day. For an entire month.(image)

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Settle in with these weekend reads

Sat, 27 May 2017 10:56:32 GMT

Grab a cup of coffee and settle in. Here are some pieces you may have missed in a busy news week.(image)

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Trump talks up trip before returning to controversy

Sat, 27 May 2017 17:00:32 GMT

President Donald Trump couldn't return home from his first foreign trip without taking a quick victory lap.(image)

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Top advisers dodge Kushner questions

Sat, 27 May 2017 21:53:04 GMT

President Donald Trump's top economic and national security advisers on Saturday declined to comment on the swirl of allegations that Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner is facing regarding his contacts with Russian officials.(image)

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Trump delays decision on Paris climate accord

Sat, 27 May 2017 17:46:22 GMT

President Donald Trump said Saturday he will make a decision next week on whether the United States will withdraw from the landmark Paris climate accord. The President teased his decision about the hotly debated topic in a tweet early Saturday morning Eastern time during the final leg of his first presidential trip abroad.(image)

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Inside Amazon's first NYC bookstore

Thu, 25 May 2017 20:28:48 GMT

It was "day one" at Amazon Books, the tech giant's first brick-and-mortar store in New York City.(image)

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