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Why a former Mormon bishop was excommunicated for criticizing sexually explicit youth interviews

On a Wednesday evening around 7, as the late summer sun settled low on Houston's flat horizon, two men shift...

Dallas police fire officer charged with fatally shooting man in his apartment

Amber Guyger, the police officer charged with manslaughter in the shooting of a man inside his Dallas apartm...

Flooding is headed to Georgetown, South Carolina, and they don't know how bad it will be

Authorities in Georgetown County, South Carolina, are urging thousands of people to evacuate ahead of histor...

Brett Kavanaugh Fast Facts

Here's a look at the life of ...

IRS Scandal Fast Facts

Here's some background information about the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) scandal involving the targeting ...

$18M of cocaine hidden in bananas

A shipment of bananas donated to the Texas Department of Criminal Justice contained 540 packages of cocaine concealed within its boxes.

SE Cupp: This will be a defining week for all

Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who has accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of past sexual assault, has accepted the request to speak to the Judiciary Committee next week. CNN's SE Cupp says that could set a precedent for decades.

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Serena Williams' US Open outburst leaves women's Tour divided

Serena Williams' claims of sexism after her US Open final defeat by Naomi Osaka earlier this month have divi...

Cristiano Ronaldo scores to maintain Juventus' perfect start

Cristiano Ronaldo forgot all about his red card and tears in the Champions League as he added another goal t...

How the world reacted to Tiger Woods' historic victory

As Tiger Woods strode down the 18th fairway at Atlanta's East Lake club, thousands of baying fans following ...

Justin Rose wins $10 million FedExCup

Tiger Woods may have grabbed the headlines after winning his first title in five years at the Tour Champions...

Woods reflects on 1st PGA tour win in 5 years

In an interview with CNN's Patrick Snell, Tiger Woods reflects on his first PGA Tour victory since 2013, saying "I didn't know if I'd be able to do this again."

Tiger Woods grabs first tour win in 5 years

Tiger Woods has won a PGA Tour event for the first time since 2013. Woods won with a two-stroke lead at the Tour Championship in Atlanta.

Tiger Woods wins a PGA Tour event for the first time since 2013

Tiger Woods says he's "blessed" to be back after winning his first PGA Tour event in over five years followi...

Sports Headlines


"One Tree Hill" cast use anniversary to help the Carolinas

"One Tree Hill" filmed in Wilmington, North Carolina and some of the show's stars are raising money for vict...

'The Bachelor: Vietnam' goes viral

Viewers of the American reality series, "The Bachelor," are often told to buckle up for "the most dramatic r...

Fall TV: 'Manifest,' 'FBI' lead wave of new flights, but don't land

Fall TV is underway. Previewing some of this week's new network series premieres:Man...

Carrie Underwood makes chart history

Carrie Underwood just became the first female country artist to have four No. 1 albums at the top of the all...

North West makes her runway debut

North West has continued her foray into fashion.The 5-year-old daughter of Kanye West and Kim Kardash...

'Murphy Brown,' 'Magnum P.I.' get very different makeovers

"Murphy Brown" and "Magnum P.I." return to the CBS lineup this week, giving the network an it's-the-'80s-all...

'Colette,' 'Lizzie' filter LGBT history through 19th century prism

The LGBTQ experience is being contemplated through an intriguing filter -- the social mores and homophobia t...

Entertainment Headlines


From Backrub to Google: Companies that changed their names

Many major companies have rebranded — some successfully and some not so much.

Time is running out for Sears, CEO warns

Sears is running out of time to fix its problems, the CEO says.Eddie Lampert, who controls most of th...

Michael Kors could buy Versace in $2 billion deal

Michael Kors might be about to snap up Versace.The US handbag maker is close to buying Versace in a d...

Is America too complacent with income inequality?

Peter Georgescu, Chairman Emeritus and former CEO of Young & Rubicam, is "scared" by America's complacency on inequality today and is now calling on corporate America to help narrow the income gap.

How a Romanian refugee-turned-CEO found the American Dream

Few are more grateful for US citizenship and the American Dream than Peter Georgescu.He came to the U...

Weight Watchers is changing its name to WW

Weight Watchers really wants to let you know that it's not just a diet company -- so much so that it's chang...

SiriusXM is buying Pandora in $3.5 billion deal

SiriusXM is buying Pandora in a $3.5 billion all-stock deal.The deal will create the world's largest ...

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US Politics

What Senate Democrats did with the new Kavanaugh allegation

Last week, rumors began to circulate on Capitol Hill about an incident in college involving President Donald...

Trump: I won't comment until I get the facts

President Donald Trump would not say whether or not he planned to fire Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein during an interview on Geraldo Rivera's radio show. CNN's Jim Acosta has the latest.

Senate GOP leaders resolved to press forward on Kavanaugh

Senate Republican leadership has hardened its resolve to move forward with President Donald Trump's Supreme ...

Anti-Kavanaugh protests lead to arrests at the Capitol

Protests at the US Capitol on Monday led to some arrests as demonstrators gathered to oppose embattled Supre...

Pompeo, Haley say idea of 25th amendment talk is 'ludicrous' and 'absurd'

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley on Monday said they have ...

Source: Rosenstein expecting to be fired

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is at the White House and expects to be fired Monday.

Donald Trump says the Kavanaugh hearings are 'totally political.' He's right.

On Monday in New York, President Donald Trump dismissed the second allegation of sexual misconduct against S...

US Politics Headlines


The National Sexual Assault Hotline gets a 57% spike in calls after Kavenaugh allegations

There are plenty of reasons why sexual assault victims ...

Paralyzed patients walk again

Two different research teams have demonstrated that a state-of-the-art treatment for spinal cord injuries can help paralyzed patients walk again.

'Amazing' treatment helps paralyzed people walk again

Kelly Thomas inches across the soft grass, using a walker to navigate her way. Each step is exhilarating and...

New device offers hope for people with heart failure

A tiny new device is offering hope of a better life for people with severe heart failure, reducing hospitali...

Obesity to become leading cause of cancer in women

Obesity is set to overtake smoking as the leading preventable cause of cancer in women in the UK, a new repo...

Are you tall? Better watch out for varicose veins

In what researchers are calling "the largest genetic study ever performed" on varicose vein disease, a Stanf...

Breastfeeding better for babies' weight gain than pumping, new study says

Research has already shown a link between breast...

Health Headlines


Hungry Howie's delivery driver shows off insane piano skills

A family in Shelby Township ordered a pizza for dinner, but were treated to both dinner and a show.Julie Varch...

Man charged after allegedly pointing gun at Amazon driver

A Lenexa man has been arrested and charged after he allegedly pointed a gun at a female Amazon driver who accidentall...

Arkansas Defensive Back Arrested For DWI

Senior defensive back Ryder Lucas was arrested Sunday (July 29) for drunk driving on College Avenue.Fayettevil...

Waitress sends heartwarming message to young girl

A waitress at a Holyoke restaurant recent served up a message of empowerment for a young girl.Now, her words a...

6-foot-long rattlesnake found after nearly attacking dog

A woman is on high alert after she says a six-foot-long rattlesnake nearly attacked her dog Friday.20-year-old...

Man sentenced to 10 years in prison for death of girlfriend's 2-year-old son

A man was sentenced to 10 years in prison, with credit for time already served, for the death of his girlfriend's 2-y...

Mother devastated after necklace with son's ashes was stolen

A mother is devastated after the necklace carrying her son's ashes was stolen.It happened in the south end of ...

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Social Media-Technology

Google CEO: 'We do not bias our products to favor any political agenda'

Google CEO Sundar Pichai responded to reports that some staff had discussed tweaking search results to show ...

Amazon wants Alexa everywhere

Amazon won't make massive amounts of money off of its new $60 Alexa-controlled microwave. Or the Alexa contr...

China just blocked Amazon's streaming service Twitch

The world's most popular service for live-streaming video games may have just lost a big potential market....

Japan's Hayabusa-2 probe touching down on distant asteroid

Japan is in the process of landing two unmanned rovers on a distant asteroid, according to the country's spa...

Google still lets third-party apps scan your Gmail data

Google is defending its policy to allow third-party apps to access and share data from Gmail accounts, accor...

Amazon unveils Alexa-controlled microwave, wall clock and new Echo devices

Your living room was only the beginning for Alexa.Amazon's voice assistant, which started as the cent...

Satellite captures space junk for the first time

An experimental cleanup device called ...

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Gobierno de Trump retirará 260 millones de dólares a investigaciones sobre cáncer, VIH/sida y otros para cubrir custodia de niños inmigrantes

(CNN) - El gobierno de Donald Trump planea mover más 260 millones de dólares destinados a...

Sentencia a Bill Cosby: ¿Irá a la cárcel el comediante de 81 años?

(CNN) - Este lunes comienza la audiencia de sentencia del comediante Bill Cosby....

¿Por qué las víctimas de abuso sexual solo recuerdan ciertos momentos?

(CNN) - Ser empujados a un cuarto, lanzados a una cama y manoseados: estos son las clases d...

La nominación de Brett Kavanaugh se está complicando cada vez más

(CNN) - Los demócratas están exigiendo un cese inmediato del proceso de nominación de Br...

Venezuela: Retienen a reconocido periodista al intentar salir del país

(CNN Español) - Familiares del periodista venezolano Isnardo Bravo informaron a CNN que c...

EN VIVO: Asamblea General de la ONU celebra la Cumbre por la Paz de Nelson Mandela

(CNN Español) - La 73 Asamblea General de la ONU comienza este lunes en Nueva York y dura...

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