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Charlottesville victim's mom has a message for white nationalists

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 18:22:33 GMT

Heather Heyer once posted on Facebook an anonymous quote that resonated after her violent death:(image)


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Heather Heyer died 'fighting for what she believed in'

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 02:39:32 GMT

Heather Heyer dedicated her life to standing up for those she felt were not being heard, her family and friends said. She died fighting for her beliefs and campaigning against hate.(image)


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Explosive panel argument over Trump and race

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 02:14:06 GMT

Panelist Paris Dennard and CNN's Sara Sidner clash over Donald Trump and his support from white supremacist groups.(image)


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America's complicated history with its Confederate past

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 14:34:36 GMT

Dylann Roof's writings were alarming enough, but a photograph of the white supremacist holding a Confederate battle flag and a handgun was hauntingly prescient.(image)


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Sen. Graham to Trump: 'Your words are dividing Americans'

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 12:32:41 GMT

Sen. Lindsey Graham warned Wednesday that President Donald Trump's rhetoric is "dividing Americans" following comments the President made casting some blame on what he called "alt-left" counterprotesters who rallied in Charlottesville over the weekend.(image)


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Baltimore removes Confederate statues

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 16:12:05 GMT

Baltimore removed at least two Confederate statues early Wednesday after a white nationalist rally to protect monuments turned deadly in Virginia over the weekend.(image)


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Army chopper crashes off Hawaiian island

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 19:29:26 GMT

An Army UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter went down Tuesday night during a training exercise about 2 miles off the Hawaiian island of Oahu, according to the US Coast Guard.(image)


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'Bathroom bill' dies in Texas legislature

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 10:43:22 GMT

A controversial bill that would require people to use school restrooms and facilities that match the sex on their birth certificates has died in the Texas Legislature.(image)


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Performer buses audience to Trump Tower

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 14:50:30 GMT

Filmmaker and activist Michael Moore led an audience from a Broadway theater to Trump Tower on Tuesday night to protest the president who was staying at his Fifth Avenue home.(image)


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New 'Game of Thrones' leak hits season seven

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 17:22:26 GMT

'Game of Thrones' has suffered its second confirmed leak of season seven. Sunday's episode was released early in Spain, Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland.(image)


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Tennis star: 'People think I'm mean because I'm black'

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:44:46 GMT

Serena Williams may be about to become a mother for the first time, but the tennis great has admitted to having an "outrageous plan" to defend her Australian Open title next January. In a wide-ranging interview, she talks about pregnancy, race and power.(image)


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Teen overdose death rate climbed 19% in one year

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 08:49:11 GMT

The rate of teen drug overdose deaths climbed 19% from 2014 to 2015, from 3.1 deaths per 100,000 teens to 3.7 per 100,000, according to data released this week. The new numbers involve teens ages 15 to 19 and were released by the National Center for Health Statistics.(image)


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Yep. It's for real. She's having a baby

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 21:42:40 GMT

Mindy Kaling is "really excited" about becoming a first-time mom.(image)


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Trump isolated as US military, business and political leaders condemn racism

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 11:22:16 GMT

US President Donald Trump found himself more isolated than at any point in his presidency on Thursday, cast aside by business allies, condemned by prominent Republicans and the subject of a rare, if coded rebuke from two living predecessors.(image)


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Report: Bannon calls white supremacists 'a collection of clowns'

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 15:11:25 GMT

Steve Bannon disparaged the mindset that motivates white supremacists in an interview published Wednesday, calling the group "a collection of clowns."(image)


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These Trump voters back him on Charlottesville

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 00:04:38 GMT

Supporters in Kentucky react to President Trump's comments on the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. CNN's Brynn Gingras reports.(image)


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Ivanka Trump silent after her father causes outrage

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 21:22:56 GMT

Sequestered on a brief holiday with her husband Jared Kushner in Vermont, Ivanka Trump, President Donald Trump's eldest daughter -- one of his senior advisers and the closest member of his family who is Jewish -- has yet to comment on the events of her father's Tuesday afternoon press conference.(image)


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DHS ends program for Central American minors

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 21:19:58 GMT

The Trump administration is ending a program that allowed certain at-risk Central American youths to live in the US, a move that removes an option for desperate parents that served as an alternative to human smuggling.(image)


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