As soon as gunshots tore through a Waffle House, James Shaw Jr. bolted and hid in a restroom.
Posted: April 23, 2018, 2:13 pm
James Shaw Jr. talks with CNN's Fredricka Whitfield about his encounter with a gunman in a Waffle House near Nashville, Tennessee.
Posted: April 22, 2018, 10:23 pm
When Travis Reinking breached a White House security barrier in July, police say, he had a very specific request: He wanted to meet with US President Donald Trump.
Posted: April 23, 2018, 1:16 pm
Nashville Mayor David Briley calls for gun reform during a press conference in the wake of a shooting at an Antioch, Tennessee, Waffle House that left four dead.
Posted: April 23, 2018, 12:41 am
Larry Hyatt had never seen such a frenzy.
Posted: December 14, 2017, 3:27 pm
In October, 2017, the worst mass shooting in US history took place at a country music concert in Las Vegas. Fifty-eight people were killed and more than 500 people injured. Bill O'Reilly boiled the massacre down to six words: "This is the price of freedom."
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Ivana Trump says she doesn't think it's necessary for her ex-husband, Donald Trump, to run for re-election in 2020, according to an interview with Page Six.
Posted: April 23, 2018, 2:42 pm
New York Times White House correspondent Maggie Haberman responds to President Trump's twitter attack following an article Haberman wrote about the President's relationship with his personal lawyer Michael Cohen.
Posted: April 23, 2018, 10:29 am
Posted: April 23, 2018, 4:57 am
Russia joined a chorus of voices Monday urging US President Donald Trump to stand by the Iran nuclear deal, as Tehran sent a stern warning that it was an "all or nothing" situation.
Posted: April 23, 2018, 2:49 pm
Speaking in Davos this January, President Donald Trump promised that, "when it comes to terrorism, we will do whatever is necessary to protect our nation." It's a commitment we share with the President. In fact, developing and implementing lawful and effective counterterrorism strategies and policies used to be our jobs in the intelligence community, at the White House and at the National Counterterrorism Center, respectively. That's precisely why we are opposed to Trump's travel ban, which heads to the Supreme Court this week for oral arguments.
Posted: April 23, 2018, 1:24 pm
It was last July that US President Donald Trump laid bare the depth of his feelings for his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron.
Posted: April 23, 2018, 8:54 am
There is currently "no need" to pardon President Donald Trump's personal attorney, Michael Cohen, White House Legislative Affairs Director Marc Short said Monday.
Posted: April 23, 2018, 1:13 pm
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A woman traveling on a Delta flight received a $500 fine after trying to get through US Customs with a free apple.
Posted: April 23, 2018, 1:48 pm
CNN's Dana Bash and counselor to President Donald Trump Kellyanne Conway spar over her husband's tweets publicly criticizing the President.
Posted: April 22, 2018, 3:18 pm
Authorities are ruling out "criminal suspicion" in the death of superstar DJ Avicii, who died last week while vacationing in Oman.
Posted: April 23, 2018, 2:53 pm
Country superstar Shania Twain was lambasted online for saying she would have voted for Donald Trump if the Canadian singer were eligible to vote in the 2016 presidential election.
Posted: April 23, 2018, 8:33 am
Escaping to Bali after an argument with your mom might be every teenager's dream. But for one particularly adventurous -- and reckless -- 12-year-old Australian boy, the dream became reality, even if it wasn't for much more than a week.
Posted: April 23, 2018, 2:11 pm
Former CNN anchor Reid Collins passed away in his sleep in Virginia at 88 years old.
Posted: April 21, 2018, 11:10 pm
Anthony Mele was dining at a steakhouse in Southern California with his daughter on his lap when a homeless man walked up to him Wednesday and stabbed him in the neck.
Posted: April 23, 2018, 7:39 am
Magician David Copperfield was forced to reveal the secret to a popular illusion in his act after he was sued by a participant who was injured during the show. CNN's Omar Jimenez reports.
Posted: April 22, 2018, 11:45 pm
The Duchess of Cambridge, wife of Britain's Prince William, has been admitted to hospital in London in the early stages of labor, the royal family announced.
Posted: April 23, 2018, 2:33 pm
The Duchess of Cambridge, wife of Britain's Prince William, has given birth to a son, the royal family announced Monday.
Posted: April 23, 2018, 12:50 pm
What's in a name? A lot, if you happen to be a member of Britain's royal family.
Posted: April 23, 2018, 1:44 pm
An invitation to the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle has to be one of the most coveted of the year. But so far, little has been revealed about who their 600 guests in Windsor will be.
Posted: April 22, 2018, 4:47 am
Let's be clear: just because Prince Harry's new fiancée Meghan Markle isn't a princess doesn't mean Americans won't call her "Princess Meghan" until the end of time.
Posted: December 22, 2017, 11:38 am
Waking up near the rim of the Grand Canyon, at the edge of a Yellowstone geyser or within view of a Hawaiian volcano are some of the highlights of these hotels in the USA.
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Posted: March 21, 2018, 12:50 pm
Yellowstone, Yosemite and the entire country of Switzerland would fit inside the United States' largest national park, a 13.2 million-acre expanse in Alaska.
Posted: September 15, 2017, 9:24 pm
On Saturday, President Donald Trump said he was weighing whether or not to grant a posthumous pardon to boxer Jack Johnson, after it was suggested to him by actor Sylvester Stallone.
Posted: April 22, 2018, 10:46 pm
Verne Troyer, who played Mini-Me in two of the Austin Powers comedy films, has died at the age of 49, according to statements posted to his social media accounts Saturday.
Posted: April 23, 2018, 10:26 am
Actor Chris Pratt shared video of himself on the treadmill and offered some workout advice for Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson.
Posted: April 23, 2018, 1:21 pm
Here's an unfortunate little truism, taken from a study recently published in the Journal of Social and Personal Relationships: "It is not possible to have friends without first making friends."
Posted: April 23, 2018, 7:51 am
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Posted: April 23, 2018, 2:39 pm
It's hard to imagine a policy crueler than one reported by the New York Times on Saturday. A review of government data found, and federal officials confirmed, that about 700 migrant children had been taken away from their parents at the southern border since October. More than 100 were younger than 4. Department of Homeland Security officials said the agency did not split families apart to deter illegal immigration, but rather to "protect the best interests of minor children crossing our borders."
Posted: April 23, 2018, 1:00 pm
If their goal is to eliminate North Korea's nuclear weapons threat, the planned talks between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un are doomed before they even begin.
Posted: April 22, 2018, 1:50 pm
Posted: April 22, 2018, 10:50 pm
Former President Barack Obama will deliver a high-profile address in July marking the 100th anniversary of Nelson Mandela's birth as he continues to shape his post-White House platform.
Posted: April 23, 2018, 1:24 pm
A touching photograph of several generations of presidents paying tribute to the late Barbara Bush is being warmly and widely circulated on social media.
Posted: April 23, 2018, 6:07 am
Mitt Romney did not win the Utah Republican Party's nomination on Saturday, meaning he must compete in a June primary election as he seeks to replace retiring US Sen. Orrin Hatch.
Posted: April 23, 2018, 2:19 am
Iran's foreign minister warned that President Donald Trump's threats to pull out of the Iran nuclear agreement send a "very dangerous message" about the wisdom of negotiating a deal with the United States.
Posted: April 23, 2018, 9:57 am
Plastic surgery isn't a game, but some apps have turned it into one for kids.
Posted: April 23, 2018, 7:58 am
William Halford had spent two decades researching and developing a vaccine that he believed could bring relief to the millions of people afflicted with herpes.
Posted: April 23, 2018, 8:04 am
The Bajau people of Southeast Asia, known to many as "sea nomads," are renowned for their amazing diving abilities.
Posted: April 20, 2018, 7:25 am
If you smoke or eat pot, you might have encountered the "marijuana munchies," or the desire for salty, sweet or fatty carbohydrate-rich foods when using the drug.
Posted: April 20, 2018, 8:29 am
House mice don't carry door keys, but they can freely enter any residence in New York City, from low-rent studios to penthouse suites.
Posted: April 17, 2018, 5:50 pm
"The Handmaid's Tale" won last year's best-drama Emmy, a breakthrough for streaming services in general, and Hulu in particular. So it's saying something that the second season initially improves on the first -- a richer, deeper dive into this dystopian world and the paths followed by key players in getting there.
Posted: April 23, 2018, 2:00 pm
Singer Shania Twain has apologized for saying she would have backed Donald Trump if she had been eligible to vote in the 2016 US presidential election.
Posted: April 23, 2018, 1:51 pm
Ring the alarm!
Posted: April 22, 2018, 4:14 pm
Amy Schumer exhibits a gentler, vulnerable side in "I Feel Pretty," a movie whose underlying messages about body image and self-esteem -- a source of pre-release controversy -- at times exist somewhat uncomfortably with the obligation to allow its star to play up the silliness. The net result is a mildly likable movie that, in comedy terms, won't win any pageants.
Posted: April 18, 2018, 8:41 pm
"Westworld" remains a hugely ambitious series, painted on a sweeping, star-studded canvas that continues to expand in the second season. Yet the first half of that run repeats the show's more impenetrable drawbacks -- playing three-dimensional chess, while spending too much time sadistically blowing away pawns. The result is a show that's easier to admire than consistently like.
Posted: April 20, 2018, 6:19 pm
Space travel will soon be a reality -- by 2022, the galaxy will welcome its first luxury space hotel. And if these NASA images are any indication, the views should be stunning.
Posted: April 23, 2018, 1:00 am