Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:43:23 GMTHe pulled a vape smoking device from his pocket and pointed it at police before one officer fatally shot him and another discharged a Taser, police said.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 01:55:43 GMTPresident Barack Obama has taken a lot of criticism from political opponents over his rhetoric when it comes to terrorism. But on Wednesday at a CNN presidential town hall, he was asked to defend why he refuses to say "Islamic" terrorism to a Gold Star mother.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 01:51:07 GMTHighlights from President Obama's town hall in Fort Lee, Virginia moderated by Jake Tapper.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 11:18:00 GMTA Louisiana judge released body cam video Wednesday showing officers firing multiple rounds into a car, unknowingly striking and killing a 6-year-old boy.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 11:18:17 GMTA linebacker at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is expected to be arraigned Thursday on two misdemeanor sexual battery and assault charges.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 11:28:23 GMTA minute before a teen allegedly opened fire at an elementary school playground in South Carolina, he called his grandparents' cellphone, sobbing and mumbling unintelligibly, authorities say.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:21:00 GMTLibertarian presidential nominee Gary Johnson was asked by MSNBC's Chris Matthews during a town hall forum to name his "favorite foreign leader." He struggled on live TV yet again.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:26:47 GMTDonald Trump wanted to fire female employees he considered unattractive and replace them with better-looking women at a golf resort he owned, according to court documents from a 2012 lawsuit.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 12:00:10 GMTCNN's Randi Kaye speaks to Donald Trump supporters gathered at the airport in Melbourne, Florida.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 06:48:56 GMT"Shut up and stay still," the woman in black fatigues and a black headscarf snapped over her shoulder at the armed men behind her as she sat down for an interview.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 01:35:56 GMTPresident Barack Obama came face to face with the human cost borne by the military's 9/11 generation on Wednesday during a CNN presidential town hall moderated by Jake Tapper.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 20:34:43 GMTAs Aleppo teeters on the brink of falling to Syrian regime forces, there is no consensus in the Obama administration on what, if any, action to take to help the beleaguered opposition with which the US is allied, several American officials have told CNN.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:19:19 GMTPresident Barack Obama, in a rare move, ordered the US flag be flown at half-staff at the White House and on federal grounds and government properties on Friday to mark the death of former Israeli Prime Minister Shimon Peres, the White House announced on Wednesday.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 22:59:09 GMTAt a campaign event in Philadelphia the first lady had some words for Donald Trump on her husband's birth place, Trump's Tweets & even his tax returns.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:54:41 GMTAmerica hit a milestone in 2016: The most female CEOs ever. There are now 27 women at the helm of S&P 500 companies.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 07:12:02 GMT"Modern Family" has cast 8-year-old Jackson Millarker, who is transgender, as Lily's friend Tom on the show. The actor made his debut on an episode titled, "A Stereotypical Day."
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 11:08:30 GMTDonald Trump is angry that his aides and advisers have conceded to reporters -- largely without attribution -- that the Republican nominee struggled in his first presidential debate.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:11:07 GMTThe Sudanese government has been accused of using chemical weapons against the people of Darfur, according to a report released by Amnesty International on Thursday.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 06:30:20 GMTIt's the nagging glitch in the US-China relationship that was inevitably mentioned during the first US presidential debate this week between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton -- cyber warfare.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 11:06:08 GMTA surprise deal by major oil producers to cut output is unlikely to make a big difference to the crazy low gas prices consumers have been enjoying at the pump.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 03:29:36 GMTFor eight years, Brian Browne preserved an American flag in a storage trunk and the freezer of his Everett, Washington, home -- unaware it was a piece of history.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:12:45 GMTThe next time you're battling over an armrest or silently enduring that toddler kicking the back of your seat, remember that it could be worse. Much worse.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 10:53:42 GMTTyphoon Megi made landfall in Taiwan with massive waves, extreme winds and remarkable rainfall totals.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:27:15 GMT"If you think thousands of Yazidis stuck on a mountain is terrible, wait until Aleppo falls." Those words came from an Obama administration official focused on Syria policy. Back in 2014.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 20:44:54 GMTCanada may have rolled out the red carpet for Prince William and Kate Middleton's visit, but that didn't stop the royal couple from being snubbed by some.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:30:24 GMTGo ahead, have another cup of coffee. This week's mug runneth over with days devoted to the beverage that wakes up nations and keeps industries humming.
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Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:25:25 GMTCandidates hurl glasses at each other during live debate brawl. CNN's Jeanne Moos has the blow-by-blow.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:00:23 GMTFrom Ferguson and North Charleston to Tulsa and Charlotte, fatal police shootings seem to be happening with alarming regularity.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:15:29 GMTPresident Barack Obama this week nominated the first US ambassador to Cuba in more than 50 years, capping a multi-year process to open a new diplomatic relationship with Havana.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 07:22:54 GMTWhen a teen allegedly opened fire at an elementary school playground in South Carolina, wounding three people, quick action by teachers and emergency responders helped save lives, authorities say.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 02:00:14 GMTA chemical formerly used in pesticides and most recently in carpet-cleaning products has been ingested by wildlife throughout North America, according to a study appearing today in the journal Environmental Science & Technology.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:58:34 GMTIn response to recent guidance by the American Medical Association against the use of powerful LED lights, cities such as Phoenix; Lake Worth, Florida; and 25 towns in Connecticut are now opting for street lamps with lower color temperatures, meaning less blue light emission.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 21:51:34 GMTTom Hanks came across a couple taking wedding photos in New York's Central Park and took a selfie with the newlyweds.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 01:20:03 GMTDonald Trump has a message for the American people: No fat chicks.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 01:47:53 GMTPresident Barack Obama said at a CNN presidential town hall Wednesday that he respected Colin Kaepernick's decision not to stand during the national anthem.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 22:30:06 GMTJames Perry got an unexpected welcome as he walked into Krossroads Rock and Country Bar.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 02:37:03 GMTWith tears in her eyes and holding her microphone with a shaky hand, Amanda Souza told President Barack Obama about her husband who committed suicide after not treating PTSD caused by his deployment.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:17:51 GMTGelatin produced from donkey hide is a key ingredient of one of China's favorite traditional remedies, known as ejiao, which is used to treat a range of ailments from colds to insomnia.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:20:00 GMTTwo Pakistani soldiers were killed after an exchange of fire with Indian troops across the de-facto border between the two countries in the disputed region of Kashmir, Pakistan's military said.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:53:55 GMTSeptember was not a good month for Merrick Garland.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:27:00 GMTAgnes Nixon, a woman who brought years of drama to daytime TV as the creator of "All My Children" and "One Life to Live," has died. She was 93.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 02:06:27 GMTCongress cleared a bill Wednesday to fund the government and the federal response to Zika, avoiding a potentially embarrassing government shutdown just weeks before the election.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 07:11:53 GMTJust 30 minutes outside Buenos Aires is a medieval village made with recycled materials that sits atop what was once a landfill.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 22:47:29 GMTWhen you're trying to pass a kidney stone, you're probably not thinking, in your cloud of agony, "Darn it! I should have ridden a roller coaster."
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 22:05:51 GMTImplicit bias is an uncomfortable subject for many people, especially those who believe they don't have any racial bias. But we all have it. We're just not always aware of it and how deeply rooted it can be.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:13:35 GMTPippa Middleton, the sister of Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, has been granted a court injunction to prevent reportedly hacked photos from being published, her attorneys told CNN on Wednesday.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:43:21 GMTAs superhero team-ups go, Marvel and Netflix continue to make a pretty powerful pair. Enter, on the heels of "Daredevil" and "Jessica Jones," "Marvel's Luke Cage," which closely adheres to that gritty formula and should win its own loyal legion of fans behind Mike Colter's imposing presence in the title role.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:11:38 GMTThe al-Qarawiyyin Library has long been a source of fascination for residents in Fez, Morocco, as few of them have ever passed through its doors. Opened in 859, it is thought to be the world's oldest library, and the maze of rooms were closed off to all but a few scholars and students of the university where it was housed.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 01:48:33 GMTThe US Army issued an apology Wednesday after its official Twitter account posted a tweet saying Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump "lies once every 3 minutes, 15 seconds."
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 15:58:20 GMTOnlookers who thought they were filming police brutality in Plano, Texas, ended up running to a struggling detective's aid to help him make an arrest.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 05:28:04 GMTA North Korean soldier defected Thursday after crossing the border and entering South Korea, according to a press release from the South Korean Joint Chiefs of Staff.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 02:38:55 GMTEvery year, Dindim the Magellanic penguin wobbles into the backyard of a home on Provetá Beach in Ilha Grande, Brazil. Without fail, he comes back in what scientists believe is a sense of loyalty to a man who rescued him when he was at his worst.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 11:59:31 GMTKelly Wise Valdes didn't think twice about visiting the Magic Kingdom when she was a child.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 14:09:00 GMTChief official White House photographer Pete Souza is known for his coverage of President Obama's administration, but he first worked for government in the Reagan years.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 12:23:23 GMTPete Souza is Chief Official White House photographer. Known for his coverage of Obama's administration, he first worked for government in the Reagan years.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 10:42:03 GMTTake a look at some selfies taken by celebrities during the month of September.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 02:02:52 GMTJames Corden, joined by Owen Wilson and "The Late Late Show" staff, raced Usain Bolt in an attempt to take "the fastest man in the world" title.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 19:54:30 GMTFBI Director James Comey isn't a weasel, he told lawmakers Wednesday.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 08:32:03 GMTAmos Yee, a Singaporean teen blogger, has been sentenced to jail for controversial religious posts that he wrote and shared on social media.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:39:24 GMTAt least 33 people are missing after rains from Typhoon Megi triggered landslides in two villages in China's eastern Zhejiang province on Wednesday, according to China's state-run news agency.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 05:16:00 GMTBollywood mega star Amitabh Bachchan is redefining pink. If that makes you think of ribbons and dolls, Bachchan latest film may make you change your mind. In Bachchan's view, the color stands for courage.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 03:59:03 GMTComedian and actress Amy Schumer became the first woman to make it on the Forbes list of highest paid comedians.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 11:16:07 GMTDonald Trump was tripped up in Monday's debate as much by his own ego and lack of preparation as he was by his opponent on the stage, says legendary broadcast journalist Tom Brokaw.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:53:21 GMTFor 40 years, Peter Lindbergh has been one of fashion's most revered photographers.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:32:42 GMTIn many restaurant kitchens, the so-called "Nose to Tail" movement has given customers a taste of offal -- the lesser known, and often less-desired parts of an animal. Not only are organs, ears and tongue now considered a delicacy, using up uncommon cuts is a way for chefs to minimize waste. That includes using blood.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 19:11:15 GMTIt used to be that sex and offensive language were the most frequently cited reasons for attempts to remove books from schools and libraries. And, anything to do with Harry Potter.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 15:51:25 GMTAfter initially pulling him over for speeding, a state trooper gives Mark Ross a ride home after the man's sister was killed in a car accident.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 22:43:33 GMTNew Hampshire voters will be free to snap and share their votes this year after a federal appeals court ruled Wednesday that a statewide "ballot selfie" ban was unconstitutional.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 17:45:09 GMTNoor Tagouri is a 22-year-old journalist who will be featured in Playboy magazine's October issue. Her choice of dress for her photo shoot is causing quite a stir on social media.