Tue, 06 Dec 2016 02:05:05 GMTIn speaking on the telephone with Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen and lashing out at China on Twitter over the weekend, President-elect Donald Trump did more than bewilder leaders in Beijing and the White House.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 02:52:54 GMTThe judge in the murder trial of former North Charleston, South Carolina, police officer Michael Slager has declared a mistrial after jurors were unable to reach a verdict after several days of deliberations. Slager shot and killed Walter Scott, an unarmed black man, after a 2015 traffic stop. It wasn't immediately clear whether Charleston County prosecutors will seek a retrial.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 19:15:13 GMTThese time-lapses by Google Earth show how cities around the world have developed over time.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:43:53 GMTThe world wide web provides easy access to the truth -- but makes it equally easy to wall off the facts and soak up fictions instead.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 01:28:35 GMTA fake news story about Hillary Clinton led to an armed confrontation at a pizza joint. CNN's Brian Stelter examines how and why the conspiracy theory known as "pizzagate" took root.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 01:03:22 GMTThe five world leaders stand close together, all firmly at the helm of their respective nations, which together could lay claim to leading the free world.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 23:10:06 GMTProgressive organizations including MoveOn.org and J Street signed a letter with another 51 other nonprofit groups asking that President-elect Donald Trump dump Retired Lt. General Michael Flynn as his national security adviser.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 01:09:46 GMTA 2005 deposition in which Bill Cosby admits to extramarital affairs and giving other women drugs with their consent so they'd have sex with him can be used by attorneys in a criminal case against him, a judge ruled Monday.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 23:33:26 GMTA former Expedia IT professional admitted on Monday to illegally trading on secrets he discovered by hacking his own company's senior executives.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 01:59:47 GMTVice President Joe Biden said Monday he might not be going anywhere just yet, leaving the door open to a presidential run in 2020.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 01:29:19 GMTA man on a hunting trip punches a kangaroo to save his dog. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports the kangaroo can't believe what hit him.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 19:39:58 GMTA judge has sentenced suburban Atlanta father Justin Ross Harris to life in prison without parole for the murder of his 22-month-old son, Cooper, who died in 2014 after Harris left him in a hot car for seven hours while he went to work.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 02:33:23 GMTOakland authorities have already deemed the fire at an warehouse cum arts space to be one of the city's deadliest blazes ever. But the death toll is expected to rise as investigators slowly comb through the wreckage of the two-story building, officials said.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 01:05:42 GMTNew York Mayor Bill de Blasio said he's "sick to my stomach" over an incident in which a Muslim off-duty NYPD officer was reportedly threatened over the weekend by a man who said, "I will cut your throat, go back to your country."
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 21:16:09 GMTAfter several decades of policy stalemate in Washington, GOP control over Congress and the White House could bring significant change, writes David M. Smick
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 21:09:27 GMTCNNMoney reported last month that protecting Trump and his family was costing New York City more than $1 million a day. The new figure from de Blasio reflects updated budgeting, the source told CNN.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 12:17:13 GMTPresident-elect Donald Trump sent out a late night tweet in response to a "Saturday Night Live" skit featuring his use of Twitter.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:13:09 GMTNorth Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory, a Republican, has conceded the state's governor's race to Roy Cooper, a Democrat.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 21:51:55 GMTPresident-elect Donald Trump met on Monday with Al Gore -- one of the most vocal advocates of fighting climate change.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 16:22:33 GMTMadonna proclaimed her love for ex-husband Sean Penn at her charity auction in Miami, claiming to remarry him if he bid $150,000 on a necklace.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 19:01:20 GMTArmy Corp of Engineers announced it will look for an alternate route for the Dakota Access Pipeline to cross under Lake Oahe in North Dakota.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 13:22:30 GMTHere's a look at controversial police encounters in the news.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 21:23:20 GMTDr. Ben Carson will be nominated as the next secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development, the Trump transition team announced Monday.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 23:56:41 GMTWhen former Vice President Al Gore emerged from his meeting with President-elect Donald Trump, he made sure to tell reporters that he met with Ivanka Trump first but spent "the bulk of the time" with her father.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:26:20 GMTA budding musician. A truck-lover and bowling alley denizen. A singer whose adoring fans called him Nex Luguolo.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 20:29:12 GMTSurvivor Bob Mule emotionally recounts his escape from the Oakland warehouse fire that has left dozens dead.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 15:49:05 GMTFacebook, Twitter, Microsoft and YouTube must move faster to remove hate speech from their platforms, European officials said Monday.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 23:25:25 GMTIvanka Trump and her husband, Jared Kushner, are house hunting in Washington as they look to move from New York City to D.C., CNN has learned.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 16:02:31 GMTFormer American prisoner of war Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl is asking President Barack Obama to grant him a pardon for charges he faces after leaving his post in Afghanistan in 2009, according to White House and Justice Department officials.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 21:50:31 GMTEuropeans rode an emotional roller coaster Sunday. Up, then down.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 14:40:14 GMTI was standing in mud and ice a couple hundred yards from a police barricade of razor wires and concrete freeway barriers, eyeing a procession of military veterans flooding into the Oceti Sakowin camp in North Dakota, when word leaked that the black snake had suffered a serious blow to the skull.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 18:47:54 GMTKellyanne Conway sits down with Jake Tapper and discusses Trump's baseless tweets about voter fraud.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 18:49:53 GMTStephen Moore, an economic adviser to Donald Trump, defended the President-elect's recent call with the president of Taiwan, saying in a local radio interview that he didn't care if it upset China.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 01:48:35 GMTMichigan will become the second state to conduct a recount of ballot casts during the 2016 presidential election.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 23:34:02 GMTJapanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announced on Monday he would visit Pearl Harbor in late December with US President Barack Obama, just over 75 years after Japan's attack in 1941.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:32:20 GMTIt's 3 o'clock on a Monday afternoon in Clarkston, Georgia, and Dr. Heval Mohamed Kelli is smiling ear to ear.
Thu, 02 Jun 2016 16:54:07 GMTHere are some facts about Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, a former American prisoner of war.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 13:27:30 GMTSometimes, you don't know the exact moment when your life has changed.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 01:42:58 GMTA talent agency turned Asher Nash down because of his Down syndrome, but after his story went viral OshKosh took notice
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 23:48:37 GMTJimmy Kimmel is headed to the Academy Awards.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:46:27 GMTA federal appeals court ordered Monday that a lawsuit filed against the Affordable Care Act by lawyers for the House of Representatives be put on temporary hold until after the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 21:37:05 GMTA mother shares a cautionary tale about the self-help industry and how it lead to her daughter's death. CNN's Sara Sidner reports.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 10:44:36 GMTGatlinburg plans to reopen for business this week after a deadly firestorm saw the city enforce a dawn to dusk curfew.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 21:53:39 GMTBana Alabed, a 7-year-old Syrian girl who has captured the world's attention with heartbreaking Twitter posts about the bombing of her native Aleppo, posted a message Monday asking people to pray for her and saying goodbye.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 04:15:12 GMTPresident-elect Donald Trump has taken a fresh swipe at China just two days after a controversial phone call with Taiwan's president that upended decades of diplomatic protocol.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 13:36:58 GMTIt was a split decision for moderation in Europe on Sunday, but the balance seemed to tip toward a new fragility for an already endangered European Union -- not to mention a further victory for Vladimir Putin.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 18:41:48 GMTHawaiians more used to dusting sand than ice from their feet have been warned that a winter storm may bring heavy snow to Big Island peaks overnight.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 15:51:34 GMTAmazon has gone after book stores, retail chains and electronics shops. Now it's taking on grocery stores, with a twist.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 16:36:08 GMTPrime Minister Matteo Renzi has announced his intention to resign following a resounding loss at the polls for his constitutional reforms package on Sunday.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 09:32:28 GMTPresident-elect Donald Trump had a 10-minute phone conversation with Taiwan's president Tsai Ing-wen on Friday.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 07:16:02 GMTA fire in the Regent Plaza Hotel in Karachi, kills at least 11 people and injures dozens. CNN's Sophia Saifi has more.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 13:26:07 GMTRoger Federer, Maria Sharapova, Andy Murray and Angelique Kerber -- among others -- all played their part in a tennis season of firsts. It won't soon be forgotten -- or duplicated, and here's why...
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 15:03:16 GMTNational Steak and Poultry issued a recall of more 1.9 million pounds of its ready-to-eat chicken products, the Unites States Department of Agriculture said Monday. The products are sold as fully cooked for consumers to heat and serve, but they may be undercooked. Undercooked poultry can harbor bacteria that can lead to gastrointestinal illness.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 20:33:46 GMTFormer CIA employee Edward Snowden says Gen. David Petraeus, who is under consideration to be secretary of state, disclosed more "highly classified" information than he ever did.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 19:59:58 GMTNew Zealand Prime Minister John Key has resigned, in a move that came as a shock to many observers.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 19:52:37 GMTIt flew the American flag, hung a photo of President Obama and issued US visas for more than a decade.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 02:20:00 GMTDonald Trump is now considering more than four people for secretary of state, senior adviser Kellyanne Conway said Sunday.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 14:35:54 GMTSee the Oakland, California, warehouse called the Ghost Ship before and after the fatal fire that claimed at least 9 lives.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 15:20:14 GMTPresident-elect Donald Trump has once again taken to Twitter to criticize "Saturday Night Live," this time slamming the show over a sketch about him compulsively tweeting.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 08:09:07 GMTSecretary of Defense Ash Carter arrived in Japan Monday, a visit that comes amid fears that President-elect Donald Trump might pivot away from the decades-long US-Japan security alliance and heightened concern over the North Korean threat.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 18:28:36 GMTIn a CBS "60 Minutes" interview, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan says that Donald Trump was an unconventional candidate and will be an unconventional president.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 15:01:33 GMTClinton campaign manager Robby Mook tells CNN's Jake Tapper that Hillary Clinton made the decision to concede to Donald Trump on her own, and not at the urging of President Obama.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:10:04 GMTThis review contains spoilers from Sunday's "Westworld" season finale.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 20:31:55 GMTHillary Clinton campaign manager Robby Mook acknowledged the former secretary of state calling half of Donald Trump's supporters "deplorables" alienated voters, saying that's why the Democratic presidential nominee publicly expressed regret over the remarks so quickly thereafter.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 16:34:28 GMTGreen Party presidential nominee Jill Stein said early Sunday she would "escalate" her statewide recount efforts in Pennsylvania through a federal lawsuit, after announcing she would drop it.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 16:34:36 GMTThe Dakota Access Pipeline is a $3.7 billion project that would cross four states and change the landscape of the US crude oil supply.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 21:33:42 GMTFidel Castro's remains were laid to rest Sunday morning in a private ceremony in Santiago de Cuba, the city where he launched his communist revolution, Cuban officials told CNN.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 19:17:43 GMTA driver live-streamed himself speeding and weaving in and out of traffic before crashing into a garbage truck in Rhode Island.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 19:00:13 GMTAustria's far-right presidential candidate Norbert Hofer has conceded defeat in an election rerun after exit polls showed an apparent win for his left-leaning rival.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 19:21:02 GMTHere we go again: another "Saturday Night Live" sketch and another tweet from Donald Trump complaining about how that iconic comedy show is unfairly mocking him. Trump is quickly becoming the "whiner in chief," at least when it comes to comedians poking fun at him. You would think a person who will be sworn in as the 45th President of the United States next month would be too busy to watch and critique a comedy show as "unwatchable and totally biased," but not Trump.