Marty Baron, the editor who transformed the Washington Post into an international powerhouse and led the news organization to win 10 Pulitzer Prizes, is retiring next month.
Posted: January 26, 2021, 4:25 pm
Polite society considers swearing to be a vulgar sign of low intelligence and education, for why would one rely on rude language when blessed with a rich vocabulary?
Posted: January 26, 2021, 4:23 pm
The GOP is beginning to navigate how former President Trump and his legacy fit into the the party's future
Posted: January 26, 2021, 4:22 pm
Michelle Bennett is trying to keep life inside her Waldorf, Maryland, home as normal as possible during Covid-19. Three of her four daughters are learning remotely, while she makes them three meals a day. But outside, the relentless threat of eviction keeps knocking.
Posted: January 26, 2021, 4:22 pm
President Joe Biden is expected to reopen enrollment on the federal Affordable Care Act exchanges on Thursday as part of a series of executive actions related to health care, taking a step to help uninsured Americans that his predecessor rejected.
Posted: January 26, 2021, 4:09 pm
On Monday night, the Oregon Republican Party issued a formal condemnation of the 10 House Republicans who voted in favor of impeaching President Donald Trump for his role in inciting the violent insurrection at the US Capitol on January 6.
Posted: January 26, 2021, 4:06 pm
Health officials are "extremely" worried about the new Covid-19 variants that have been detected in the US and what they could mean over the coming months, one expert said Monday night.
Posted: January 26, 2021, 3:56 pm
Tesla CEO Elon Musk is the richest person on the planet, but he's apparently still happy to shop on handmade craft site Etsy. And in a sign of just how much influence Musk has on social media, shares of Etsy soared nearly 10% in premarket trading Tuesday just because he said he's a fan.
Posted: January 26, 2021, 3:52 pm
Posted: January 26, 2021, 3:39 pm
Billionaires are minting money during the pandemic, even as millions of Americans join the ranks of the poor.
Posted: January 26, 2021, 3:24 pm
• Analysis: On immigration, Biden seeks a new approach to an old deadlock • Biden to sign executive orders related to 'equity'
Posted: January 26, 2021, 3:14 pm
Black and Latino Americans are receiving the Covid-19 vaccine at significantly lower rates than White people -- a disparity that health advocates blame on the federal government and hospitals not prioritizing equitable access.
Posted: January 26, 2021, 3:09 pm
Justin Timberlake and wife Jessica Biel want to keep their children out of the spotlight but for good reason.
Posted: January 26, 2021, 2:48 pm
A tornado described as "large and extremely dangerous" by the National Weather Service (NWS) in Birmingham, Alabama, ripped through a hotel late Monday night.
Posted: January 26, 2021, 2:32 pm
New Zealand's borders will remain closed for most of this year as the Covid-19 pandemic rages on, but the country will pursue travel arrangements with neighbouring Australia and other Pacific nations, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Tuesday.
Posted: January 26, 2021, 2:25 pm
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The European Union is calling out vaccine makers AstraZeneca and Pfizer over delivery delays that could slow its recovery from the pandemic. Officials are even threatening to introduce export controls on doses produced in the bloc as anger mounts.
Posted: January 26, 2021, 1:50 pm
The famous Centre Pompidou, a sprawling modernist complex in central Paris that houses one of the world's leading art museums, is set to close from 2023 to 2026 for maintenance work, the French government has announced.
Posted: January 26, 2021, 1:49 pm
Less than two weeks removed from her vote to impeach then President Trump, Wyoming Rep, Liz Cheney (R) faces an effort to oust her from party leadership in Washington, a series of censure motions in the state and a primary challenger from a prominent conservative state legislator. Heck, Florida Rep. Matt Gaetz is even headed to Wyoming on Tuesday to campaign against her.
Posted: January 26, 2021, 1:48 pm
Posted: January 26, 2021, 1:35 pm
The New York Times op-ed columnist and author Charles Blow shares why he thinks Black Americans should move back to the South as part of a discussion of his new book, "The Devil You Know".
Posted: January 26, 2021, 1:33 pm
C.J. Diegel scrolled down the Arizona Secretary of State's website until he saw the box for "no party affiliation." He clicked it, ending his lifelong registration as an Arizona Republican, in just seconds.
Posted: January 26, 2021, 1:31 pm
The meteoric rise in GameStop's stock, as traders congregating on Reddit and Discord take on short sellers and hedge funds, is hard to look away from. It's the closest thing Wall Street has to David vs. Goliath.
Posted: January 26, 2021, 1:22 pm
CNN's John Avlon discusses how President Biden's call for unity during his inauguration has offended some Republicans.
Posted: January 26, 2021, 1:18 pm
The only surviving prototype of this unusual plane now sits dilapidated in a field near Moscow, but it was once the hope of the Soviet Union against US submarine attacks.
Posted: January 26, 2021, 12:48 pm
Posted: January 26, 2021, 12:43 pm
The scramble for vaccines is getting ugly. The European Union, facing a shortfall in supply, is threatening to impose tighter export rules on vaccines.
Posted: January 26, 2021, 12:34 pm
President Joe Biden's early moves on immigration signal his determination to learn from past efforts to reform the system, but that doesn't mean he won't repeat their legacy of frustration.
Posted: January 26, 2021, 12:22 pm
It hasn't even been a week since Chuck Schumer assumed his long-sought goal of becoming Senate majority leader.
Posted: January 26, 2021, 12:15 pm
Leon Black will step down as CEO of Apollo Global Management, the investment firm said, as it also announced that an internal investigation into Black's ties to Jeffrey Epstein found no wrongdoing.
Posted: January 26, 2021, 12:14 pm
Mike Lindell, the CEO of MyPillow, was banned from Twitter Monday night, according to a Twitter spokesperson.
Posted: January 26, 2021, 11:31 am
China wants to lead the global recovery from the pandemic and become more influential on the world stage than ever before. It might just have the momentum — and the confidence — to pull that plan off.
Posted: January 26, 2021, 11:28 am
The United States crossed the terrible milestone of 400,000 deaths from coronavirus early last week, and there are currently over 2.1 million reported deaths worldwide, Johns Hopkins University data shows.
Posted: January 26, 2021, 10:28 am
"Man, it's a saying that time heals all," LeBron James said following the Los Angeles Lakers' win over Chicago on Saturday.
Posted: January 26, 2021, 8:59 am
Law enforcement agents are on a manhunt for two inmates who escaped an Arizona prison Saturday night.
Posted: January 26, 2021, 8:18 am
A court in India has ruled that groping a child through their clothing does not constitute sexual assault, drawing outrage across the country and frustrating campaigners battling to address widespread sexual abuse against women and children.
Posted: January 26, 2021, 7:06 am
Congress set a new diversity record this year with its highest-ever number of women and racial minorities, including 60 Black lawmakers.
Posted: January 26, 2021, 4:42 am
It's an adage in any high-pressure office: proximity is power. Nowhere is that more true than the West Wing.
Posted: January 26, 2021, 4:01 am
Once again, Donald Trump has thrown the legal and political system into uncharted waters. This time, the novel question is this: Can the US Senate try and convict a former president? While there is some disagreement among legal scholars, the answer must be yes, both as a matter of law and common sense.
Posted: January 26, 2021, 3:58 am
CNN's Chris Cuomo pays an emotional tribute to longtime CNN host and broadcasting icon, Larry King, who passed away at the age of 87.
Posted: January 26, 2021, 3:35 am
Posted: January 26, 2021, 3:11 am
• Fauci discusses threats against his family • LIVE UPDATES: Johnson & Johnson plans to report out vaccine trial results soon
Posted: January 26, 2021, 3:05 am
How does a country recover from four years of virulent acrimony? The urgent need to heal America's divisions, to "end this uncivil war," stood at the center of President Joe Biden's stirring inaugural speech. He implored Americans to "open our souls instead of hardening our hearts."
Posted: January 26, 2021, 1:09 am
Patrick Carroll, executive director of the Delaware Humane Association, shares how the Biden family adopted their dog, Major. Anderson Cooper Full Circle airs Monday, Thursday and Friday at 6p ET this week.
Posted: January 25, 2021, 11:57 pm
CNN's Brianna Keilar rolls the tape on Dr. Deborah Birx for only speaking out after the end of the Trump administration.
Posted: January 25, 2021, 9:42 pm
Axel Hefer, CEO of Trivago, was just about to start talking with CNN's Richard Quest when his 7-year-old son, Victor, burst into the room.
Posted: January 25, 2021, 9:16 pm
CNN's Brianna Keilar reports on how members of the GOP flip flop when it comes to holding political figures accountable, saying they choose to do whatever is politically expedient despite claiming to be the party of law and order.
Posted: January 25, 2021, 8:10 pm
Two "Jeopardy!" contestants squared off in a sudden death tiebreaker after they finished Final Jeopardy! locked in a tie.
Posted: January 25, 2021, 7:46 pm
Posted: January 25, 2021, 7:22 pm
Actress Kate Hudson, daughter of Goldie Hawn, shared what family life was like being raised by Kurt Russell while estranged from her biological father in an interview with "Sunday TODAY".
Posted: January 25, 2021, 7:15 pm
According to Keira Knightley, she doesn't "have an absolute ban" on shooting nude scenes, but she's not comfortable doing so with male directors.
Posted: January 25, 2021, 3:43 pm
During the Covid-19 pandemic, there have been well-intentioned calls to honor our health care workers. But to truly honor them, we need to keep them safe. Keeping health workers safe is not just a moral imperative -- it is a practical one as well. Our lives depend on it.
Posted: January 25, 2021, 12:57 am
The installation of Joe Biden as the 46th President of the United States was a welcome relief from four years of Donald Trump's constant demonization of Latinos, from separating immigrant children from their families to building his border wall to tossing paper towels at hurricane-ravaged Puerto Ricans. Inauguration Day featured the New York-bred Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, of Puerto Rican heritage, swearing in Vice President Kamala Harris, fellow Nuyorican Jennifer Lopez quoting the Pledge of Allegiance in Spanish, and the revival of "La Casa Blanca," the Spanish-language page on the White House website.
Posted: January 24, 2021, 11:08 pm
This Wyoming coal town is a place of contradictions. At dawn, the land looks heavenly: Winds rattle the sagebrush; cotton-candy skies make a dusting of snow glow in pastel hues. Later in the afternoon, though, you look to the horizon and see the Earth hemorrhaging gray dust as trucks haul coal from pits the size of suburbs.
Posted: January 23, 2021, 6:38 pm
Baseball legend Hank Aaron is remembered today as one of the greatest to ever play the game. Crucial to his legacy is that unlike his White counterparts, he pulled off his most significant achievements while enduring pervasive racism.
Posted: January 23, 2021, 12:44 am
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