China warns people can spread the Wuhan virus before realizing they're ill, calling into question the US' method of containment
A new case of coronavirus has been confirmed in Southern California, the third in the United States as the fast-moving virus spreads worldwide.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 6:38 pm
A deadly outbreak of the new Wuhan coronavirus emerged in Wuhan, China, a city of 11 million people in December 2019. Within weeks, the virus has killed at least 17 people, sickened hundreds and spread as far as the United States. CNN's David Culver reports.
Posted: January 22, 2020, 6:19 pm
The death toll from the Wuhan coronavirus in China continues rising as authorities and health care workers struggle to contain the outbreak.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 8:12 am
Social media videos appear to show patients overcrowd hospitals in Wuhan -- a city under partial lockdown -- due to the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak. CNN's David Culver reports.
Posted: January 24, 2020, 6:14 pm
A US citizen trapped at the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak in China described her fear of living in a city that's cut off from the rest of the country by transport restrictions.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 5:39 pm
On this date 17 years ago, I was covering the severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) virus for several months as it spread across Asia, eventually reaching 37 countries, sickening 8,098 people and killing 774 of them.
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• Tapper presses senator: It's a 90-minute video • Parnas recording shows Trump talking with businessmen he has said he doesn't know • Fact check: A break-down of 6 'facts' and other claims made by Trump's legal team
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Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin's wife Louise Linton on Saturday showed support for climate activist Greta Thunberg, days after her husband took a jab at the teenager.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 12:34 am
In 2020 America, members of the two political tribes can largely go their own ways without having to pay attention to the other side. Except for last week: The Republican controlled Senate had to sit silently and listen to the Democrats as they methodically made their case that President Donald Trump should be removed from office.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 5:34 pm
On the final day of the opening argument to remove President Donald Trump from office, the lead impeachment manager, Rep. Adam Schiff of California, first turned to the little known Rep. Jason Crow of Colorado.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 3:08 pm
CNN's Brian Stelter says pro-Trump media coverage of the President's impeachment trial is trying to filter what viewers see.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 4:57 pm
North Carolina authorities are investigating a shooting that unfolded shortly after midnight at a Salisbury restaurant, leaving one victim suffering a gunshot wound to the chest, police said Sunday.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 4:59 pm
Two people were killed Sunday in a shooting at a bar in Hartsville, South Carolina, Darlington County Coroner Todd Hardee said.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 5:47 pm
Bernie Sanders leads the race for the Democratic nomination in New Hampshire, according to a new CNN Poll conducted by the University of New Hampshire.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 4:25 pm
Bernie Sanders said in 1994 that he agreed the country needed "some more jails" and that it must be "tougher in certain instances" on crime.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 4:31 pm
Once again, we have a winner in the annual contest of your dreams -- your very, very bad dreams, that is.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 6:21 pm
Massive swarms of locusts have swept across the east of Africa since December, threatening food security and livelihoods.
Posted: January 24, 2020, 11:23 am
A small plane crashed into the side of a Lake City, Florida, home on Saturday, killing the pilot, according to Columbia County Sheriff's Office.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 3:57 pm
A North Carolina man is facing a human trafficking charge after police alleged he kept a person in sexual servitude for five years.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 3:54 pm
A former Illinois State trooper was killed and two others were injured when a woman opened fire in a cigar lounge before taking her own life, police say.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 2:46 pm
President Donald Trump's attorney Alan Dershowitz, played by guest star Jon Lovitz, wound up in hell during the "Saturday Night Live" cold open.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 11:22 am
On "Saturday Night Live", Adam Driver played Kylo Ren in another Star Wars inspired "Undercover Boss" sketch. Watch him become an intern.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 3:46 pm
Punk rock band Green Day yelled a few f-bombs during their performance at the NHL All-Star Game on Saturday night in St. Louis.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 3:22 pm
A FedEx customer in Michigan shared this video of a delivery driver doing something nice for them while they weren't home.
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Prince Harry and his wife Meghan began a new life in Canada last week, having stepped down as senior royals and left the UK. The couple's departure has forced a heated debate on a problem that many say the country is failing to face up to: racism.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 7:05 am
Stung by the tabloids, alienated from family and weary of royal responsibility, Harry and Meghan have come to Canada to start a new life. They seek privacy, security and, perhaps, a new identity.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 12:22 pm
If you don't ask, you don't get. So a reporter asked Serena Williams about her good friend Meghan Markle.
Posted: January 22, 2020, 12:03 pm
Five months ago Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, officially became a member of the British royal family after marrying Prince Harry at Windsor Castle.
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The world's longest and largest twin-engine airliner, the Boeing 777-9X, has finally taken to the skies for its maiden flight, offering a ray of hope for the troubled US aviation company following months of grim headlines.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 10:25 am
With its "flying wing" design that makes it almost invisible to radar, the B-2 Spirit bomber is truly a standout among military planes -- and also the world's most expensive, at over $2 billion per aircraft.
Posted: January 24, 2020, 5:22 pm
Southwest Airlines reported a sharp drop in profit in the fourth quarter because of the continued grounding of the Boeing 737 Max. It said it will seek additional compensation from Boeing as the problem is expected to stretch deep into 2020.
Posted: January 23, 2020, 9:31 pm
An emaciated female dog named Clover led animal shelter volunteers to a home in Georgia where her puppies, along with multiple dead and severely malnourished animals, were found.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 2:27 am
California firefighters responded to an unusual call this week -- a puppy that got her head stuck in the wheel in a spare tire.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 12:11 pm
Republican strategist Rick Wilson and CNN contributor Wajahat Ali join Don Lemon to discuss Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's statement in response to NPR host Mary Louise Kelly's claim that he cursed at her and demanded she find Ukraine on a map after a taping of "All Things Considered."
Posted: January 26, 2020, 6:09 pm
It started as a fun pajama party for 10 sixth grade girls who make up Girl Scouts Troop 1980. It quickly evolved into something with much greater purpose and reach: A new book to help child abuse victims in their healing process.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 5:45 pm
When Kylie Jenner launched her billion-dollar cosmetic brand, Kylie Cosmetics, five years ago, an essential item was missing: mascara.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 4:57 pm
The world might be turning to technology to solve everything from traffic to dating, but no one app or gadget will save the rich and famous from falling prey to cyberattacks, according to digital security experts.
Posted: January 25, 2020, 8:21 pm
Only a revolution in the way the global economy and financial markets work can save the planet from the climate crisis and secure future prosperity, Prince Charles warned on Wednesday.
Posted: January 22, 2020, 5:21 pm
Seventy-five years ago, the Soviet army reached Auschwitz-Birkenau, threw open the extermination camp's hateful gates and liberated those who had survived the Nazis' horrors. The complex's industry of death killed about 1 million Jews. This is an incontrovertible fact.
Posted: January 25, 2020, 8:00 pm
I don't remember Judge John Sirica, my grandfather. I was 4 years old when he died in 1992. What I do know of him, I have learned from my father, and from reading history -- he was the chief judge of the United States District Court for the District of Columbia, and he presided over the Watergate trials. His order to the White House to turn over the Watergate tapes led to President Richard Nixon's resignation.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 4:44 pm
Republican lawyers did little Saturday to refute the case against Donald J. Trump laid out earlier this week by House managers, who deftly demonstrated that there is concrete evidence of wrongdoing. Democrats pulled out all of the key evidence, from official transcripts, to footage of the testimonies of key witnesses, to videos of Trump corroborating their arguments in his own words.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 6:06 pm
Living in Dallas for the past six years, I have ached to see my only sibling, Niloufar. There were days we missed each other so much that I almost wanted to give up my life in Dallas just to go and see her, but I knew if I left, I might not be able to come back to be here with my husband. I had to wait for my immigration case to process before I could visit them, and Niloufar couldn't come see me because of the recent US travel restrictions for Iranians.
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No one should want the United States to return to the days of free-flowing industrial pollution, of dead waterways and poisoned birds, when science and society didn't fully understand how large-scale environmental destruction happens and how to stop it.
Posted: January 25, 2020, 5:15 am
On Friday, Donald Trump became the first President to speak in person at the March for Life in Washington. This is a really big deal.
Posted: January 25, 2020, 12:27 am
Twelve people were killed and 230 others injured in protests in Iraq over the past three days, the Independent High Commission for Human Rights of Iraq said Sunday.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 3:43 pm
A commemorative Brexit coin has been unveiled by Britain's finance minister Sajid Javid as the UK prepares to leave the European Union on Friday.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 10:33 am
India is the world's largest democracy, and it's serious about its constitution. The country goes all out to celebrate its remarkable achievement in self-governing each Republic Day.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 2:43 am
One of the passengers on the Ukrainian jet downed by Iranian missiles earlier this month was a businesswoman who was the boss of two companies cited in a UN report for links to the shadowy arms trade supplying the protracted civil war in Libya.
Posted: January 24, 2020, 9:13 am
A Georgia death row inmate who had argued a racist juror voted to put him to death because he was black has died, according to the Georgia Resource Center.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 5:43 am
CBP agents arrest driver after finding 222 pounds of liquid meth in his truck's gas tank, agency says
Border agents arrested a 36-year-old US citizen this week after finding 222 pounds of liquid meth in his truck.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 3:41 am
A devastating fire Thursday night destroyed up to 85,000 artifacts at New York's Museum of Chinese in America, a repository of significant cultural materials documenting Chinese life in America.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 12:57 am
Never heard of a "witch bottle"? Step right in, friend, sit a spell (not the evil kind) and we'll tell you why archaeologists believe a broken bottle found in Virginia just might be one.
Posted: January 25, 2020, 10:22 pm
Architecture can flirt with nature in expressive yet subtle ways. The idea is, often, to harmonize, not dominate, the landscapes.
Posted: January 23, 2020, 11:05 pm
Breathing underwater, without the help of voluminous equipment, seems as unrealistic as flying overseas must have before the first non-stop transatlantic flight.
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When Sam Mendes sent out the script for "1917," his concept was firmly in place: a feature-length war film envisioned as a single shot in real time. It was bold. It was ambitious. It was maybe not taken as seriously as he hoped.
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She had Kate Winslet hang from a Manhattan scaffold, Demi Moore feed a giraffe and Cardi B breathe literal fire.
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