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Cooper: Trump's lying is so obvious it's almost insulting 20 Jul 2019, 9:05 am

CNN's Anderson Cooper calls out President Donald Trump's numerous lies and flip flops on attacks he made against Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN).

Florida sheriff investigating deputies' supervision of Jeffrey Epstein during work release program 20 Jul 2019, 8:57 am

An Internal Affairs investigation ordered by Palm Beach County Sheriff Ric Bradshaw will look into his deputies' supervision of multimillionaire Jeffrey Epstein, who is accused of inappropriate sexual contact during his 13-month jail sentence.

UK vows 'serious consequences' if Iran doesn't release British-flagged oil tanker 20 Jul 2019, 8:18 am

Britain warned Friday there would be "serious consequences" if Iran did not release a UK-flagged oil tanker it seized in the Strait of Hormuz Friday, the latest confrontation in the increasingly tense standoff in the important shipping route.

Fact check: Trump falsely accuses Ocasio-Cortez of calling Americans 'garbage' 20 Jul 2019, 8:17 am

During an exchange with reporters as he left the White House on Friday afternoon, President Donald Trump made false accusations against both Rep. Alexandria-Cortez and Rep. Ilhan Omar, two of the four Democratic members of Congress against whom he launched a racist "go back" attack earlier in the week.

An American visited her boyfriend in Canada. They were both found dead on a remote highway 20 Jul 2019, 8:10 am

A young American woman and her Australian boyfriend had set out to explore British Columbia when they were found dead on a remote Canadian highway.

7-Eleven pledges $7,111 to college fund of 7/11 baby 20 Jul 2019, 7:44 am

Rachel Langford's phone has been ringing nonstop since 7-11, when she gave birth to a girl at 7:11 pm, weighing 7 pounds and 11 ounces.

Clock's ticking on a crucial nuclear treaty. An arms race may be next 20 Jul 2019, 7:33 am

This week, senior American officials traveled to Switzerland to deliver President Donald Trump's "vision for a new direction in nuclear arms control."

US is revising citizenship test 20 Jul 2019, 7:32 am

The Trump administration is making revisions to the naturalization test for the first time in a decade, US Citizenship and Immigration Services announced Friday.

A former detective says he witnessed harassment and intimidation of accusers 20 Jul 2019, 6:20 am

When Detective Michael Fisten hung up his badge after 30 years in law enforcement and started a new career as a private investigator, he thought his first case wouldn't last more than a couple of weeks.

Fake legs are being left at memorial for man killed by shark 20 Jul 2019, 5:20 am

Authorities want to know why three fake legs have been left at different times at a memorial to a man who died after he was bitten by a shark off the Massachusetts coast.

Opinion: For Biden, the debate draw is a potential disaster, and an opportunity 20 Jul 2019, 5:07 am

I can imagine two reactions at Biden headquarters Thursdsay night when the lineups for the CNN debates in Detroit were drawn.

Top NRA official departs amid turmoil 20 Jul 2019, 4:41 am

Another top National Rifle Association official has left as the organization faces legal troubles, allegations of financial misconduct and other high-profile staff departures.

Impeachment committee forms in Puerto Rico as protesters call for governor to resign 20 Jul 2019, 4:30 am

As thousands of people crowded the streets calling for Gov. Ricardo Rosselló to step down, the president of Puerto Rico's House of Representatives, Carlos "Johnny" Méndez, created a special committee on Friday to advise him on the process of of impeaching the governor.

Hackers take over the London Metropolitan Police's Twitter account 20 Jul 2019, 3:33 am

Late on Friday night, the Twitter account of London's Metropolitan Police Service began tweeting unusual announcements. "XEON IS THE BEST FIGHTER IN SCOTLAND," it proclaimed, alongside the challenge: "what you gonna do call the police?"

Dangerous heat wave brings misery to 195 million from New Mexico to Maine 20 Jul 2019, 3:28 am

Peak temperatures from a potentially deadly heat wave are expected to begin Friday, and major US cities are taking special measures to prepare -- with New York City declaring an emergency.

Key Mueller witness hit with underage sex trafficking and child porn charges 20 Jul 2019, 2:58 am

George Aref Nader, who was a key witness in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation, faces new charges of transporting a minor "with intent to engage in criminal sexual activity" and child pornography.

Archaeologists make discovery in Israel 20 Jul 2019, 2:23 am

A 1300-year-old mosque was discovered in rural Israel, making it one of the country's earliest known mosques.

Anonymous donor asks hospital what it needs and gives $25M to make it happen 20 Jul 2019, 1:26 am

Children's Hospital Los Angeles will now be able to help many more kids, thanks to an anonymous $25 million gift.

Why you should be concerned about massive US heat wave 20 Jul 2019, 12:56 am

Millions of Americans are under extreme heat watches and warnings. CNN's Miguel Marquez has the latest.

Watch Russia test missile system in the Arctic 20 Jul 2019, 12:48 am

As Russian President Vladimir Putin continues to expand military efforts in the Arctic region, experts say the country's advanced weapon system could pose a threat to US aircraft. CNN's Brian Todd reports.

Ragu pasta sauce being recalled 20 Jul 2019, 12:20 am

Before you break open a jar of Ragu pasta sauce for your Sunday dinner, take a look to make sure it's not part of a new recall.

Opinion: An open letter to officials who won't meet alone with a woman 20 Jul 2019, 12:05 am

Dear State Representative Robert Foster and former Chief Justice Bill Waller Jr.,

This nearly extinct bird's population could double thanks to 'epic' breeding season 19 Jul 2019, 11:14 pm

The orange-fronted parakeet is one of the rarest birds in New Zealand, but its population may have doubled after an "epic" season of mating.

Trump's accusers say they feel forgotten 19 Jul 2019, 11:06 pm

The women who have accused Donald Trump of sexual misconduct say they feel left behind by the #MeToo movement. CNN's MJ Lee has their stories.

'The Lion King' could seal Disney's reign over the box office 19 Jul 2019, 10:45 pm

The US box office is struggling, but you wouldn't know if it you only looked at Disney's coffers.

A carpenter saved his whole life and helped 33 strangers go to school for free 19 Jul 2019, 10:32 pm

Four years ago, one of the happiest days of Kira Conard's life carried a cloud of sadness.

Up to half of exiting CEOs don't quit. They get fired 19 Jul 2019, 10:16 pm

When companies announce their CEOs are leaving, they may offer any number of vague reasons. But it's rare that they'd ever say the chief executive was "fired" or explain precisely why.

Baseball fans share ticket with stranger 19 Jul 2019, 9:50 pm

Three friends had an extra ticket to a Boston Red Sox game. Instead of selling it, they gave it to a man who they say was homeless.

3,000 federal inmates walk out of prison 19 Jul 2019, 9:08 pm

Nearly 3,100 federal inmates will walk out of prison on Friday as a provision of the sweeping criminal justice reform act passed by Congress takes effect.

Trump's racist 'go back' message is un-American 19 Jul 2019, 8:34 pm

"I am the law and order candidate," GOP nominee Donald Trump proclaimed in 2016, days after a gunman killed five Dallas police officers on July 7, 2016. Many in law enforcement, from patrol officers on up to police executives, were gratified to hear that. And they should have been. For whatever else American presidents are and do, they are required by Section 3 of Article II of the Constitution to "take Care that the Laws be faithfully executed." Based on this, George Washington and Alexander Hamilton described the president as the nation's "chief magistrate." And in July 2016, candidate Trump clearly acknowledged this most basic duty.

The Squad is a gift to Trump 19 Jul 2019, 7:43 pm

I'm glad President Donald Trump disavowed the "send her back" chant that broke out at his North Carolina rally. US Rep. Ilhan Omar and the rest of her "Squad" of House Democratic freshmen are as American as the rest of us, live under the same Constitution and enjoy the same First Amendment rights.

Man drowns while saving daughter's life 19 Jul 2019, 6:15 pm

A California father died Thursday afternoon while rescuing his daughter from a river at North Fork Park, Oregon.

Penguins break into sushi restaurant ... again 19 Jul 2019, 5:28 pm

A pair of pesky penguins broke into a sushi restaurant, were removed by officials and then decided to head back to the scene of the crime.

UK lawmakers threaten to drag Queen Elizabeth into Brexit chaos 19 Jul 2019, 3:52 pm

Senior members of the United Kingdom's ruling Conservative party are so concerned about the country leaving the European Union without a deal that they are planning to go over the new Prime Minister's head and appeal directly to the Queen.

Seeing a dark side in dollar stores 19 Jul 2019, 3:43 pm

As dollar stores sweep across America, they are facing growing scrutiny from opponents who argue that discount chains stifle local competition and limit poor communities' access to healthy food.

Clerk (now former clerk) tells customers to 'go back to their country' 19 Jul 2019, 2:10 pm

A cashier at an Illinois convenience store is out of a job after a video showing him questioning customers' citizenship went viral.

The 'Cats' trailer is here and it's horrifying the internet 19 Jul 2019, 1:08 pm

Expect to hear the haunting refrain of "Memory," as performed by Jennifer Hudson, approximately 80 times in the office today: There's a good chance your coworkers are all watching the "Cats" trailer, and there's a very good chance they're all horrified by it.

Mystery surrounds top Tour de France rider's withdrawal during race 19 Jul 2019, 12:53 pm

Rohan Dennis' unexplained withdrawal from the Tour de France midway through the 12th stage has left the cycling world perplexed, with his team director saying he is "confused and disappointed" by the Australian's decision.

Company sent nearly 5 million opioids to a pharmacy in a town of only 1,400 people 19 Jul 2019, 10:08 am

A federal grand jury has indicted pharmaceutical wholesaler Miami-Luken, two of its top former officials, and two pharmacists with conspiring to illegally distribute millions of prescription painkillers in some of the states hit hardest by the opioid epidemic, the Justice Department announced Thursday.

Space lab to fall to Earth in demolition 19 Jul 2019, 7:21 am

China's second space lab will return to Earth in a controlled demolition Friday, according to the country's space agency.

Epstein must stay in jail. Judge says he's 'concerned for new victims' 19 Jul 2019, 2:17 am

A federal judge on Thursday ordered Jeffrey Epstein, who is accused of sexually abusing dozens of underage girls, to remain in jail pending trial, rejecting the multimillionaire's request to return to his Upper East Side mansion under supervision.

What a doctor wishes patients knew about the end 18 Jul 2019, 11:15 pm

As a hospice and palliative medicine physician, my job is to help reduce suffering. At the end of life, that job becomes especially intense when time is short, when machines and data seem to be taking over, and so many intense emotions surround a body that is trying to die.

A divided America once produced something great 18 Jul 2019, 9:23 pm

Fifty years ago, America sent a man to the moon. It is a feat that will define our civilization in a thousand years.

Opinion: Indictment is just the tip of the iceberg 18 Jul 2019, 6:37 pm

The fallout from the Southern District of New York's indictment of Jeffrey Epstein has already been seismic: Epstein, a well-connected billionaire, is currently behind bars, and Labor Secretary Alex Acosta has tendered his resignation. And this is just the start. The signs are all there that more people -- including the rich, powerful and well-connected -- may well tumble as the case unfolds.

Toys 'R' Us is coming back to the United States 18 Jul 2019, 5:08 pm

Toys "R" Us' long-awaited comeback is finally official.

'Bachelorette' sex argument comes at a bleak price 18 Jul 2019, 5:07 pm

There are few more unifying spectacles than that of someone who seems terrible making a conspicuous fool of himself on television. This week, audiences -- and seconds later, Twitter -- lit up as Luke P., the villain of this season of reality dating show "The Bachelorette," was finally sent packing by his self-avowed true love, Hannah Brown.

The roots of Trump's bullying 18 Jul 2019, 4:04 pm

In the umpteenth scandalous moment of his reign, the President tweeted that four Congresswomen -- three homegrown Americans and one who became a citizen of the United States at age 17 -- should "go back and help fix the totally broken and crime infested places from which they came." The racism in this attack is appalling, but it is not the only form of deviance on display.

Boyce's death shines a light on fatal stigma 18 Jul 2019, 3:53 pm

The death of Cameron Boyce, the talented Disney actor who according to his family died in his sleep following a seizure at the age of 20, resonates deeply with the experiences of so many other families who have lost their loved ones to Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy (SUDEP). Boyce's family has said his fatal seizure was the result of epilepsy, and while Boyce's final cause of death has yet to be determined, his tragic loss is a reminder that every year, about 1 in 1,000 people with epilepsy suddenly die. Among those whose seizures are not controlled by medicine, the rate rockets to a stunning 1 in 150.

Attorney details new Epstein sexual misconduct claims 17 Jul 2019, 6:57 pm

At least one young woman has accused Jeffrey Epstein of "improper sexual contact" while he was serving a 13-month jail sentence for state charges in 2008 and 2009, according to a lawyer who represents dozens of Epstein accusers. CNN's Drew Griffin reports.

Photos: The Apollo 11 mission from start to finish 16 Jul 2019, 5:09 pm

Fifty years ago, Neil Armstrong and Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin made history when they became the first humans to set foot on the moon.

When President Nixon called the moon 16 Jul 2019, 4:57 pm

After Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin's successful 1969 moon landing, President Richard Nixon placed a very long-distance phone call to the astronauts. For more, watch CNN Films' "Apollo 11" on Saturday, July 20 at 9 and 11 p.m. ET.

Watch Buzz Aldrin step onto the moon 16 Jul 2019, 4:56 pm

CNN Films' documentary "Apollo 11" uses newly discovered footage and hours of uncatalogued audio recordings to tell the story of the 1969 moon landing with new clarity. The film airs Saturday, July 20 at 9 and 11 p.m. ET.

Her job was crucial to Apollo 11's launch, but she needed special permission to be in the room 16 Jul 2019, 12:24 pm

During the historic launch of Apollo 11 which put the first men on the moon, rows of men in shirts and ties lined the consoles inside Kennedy Space Center.

Dollar General has a new strategy to win wealthier shoppers 11 Jul 2019, 4:57 pm

Dollar General is turning to a new strategy to push its budget-conscious shoppers to spend more at stores and attract wealthier customers hunting for bargains by expanding into home furnishings, kitchenware and party supplies.

New Jeffrey Epstein accuser comes forward 10 Jul 2019, 4:42 pm

Jennifer Araoz said during an interview with the "Today Show" on NBC that she was raped by multi-millionaire Jeffrey Epstein when she was 15-years-old in 2002. Epstein is charged in New York with operating a sex-trafficking enterprise between 2002 and 2005. He has pleaded not guilty.

Maggots, amputations and naked thieves: Government watchdog details hospice deficiencies 9 Jul 2019, 10:59 pm

Maggots growing around a dying man's feeding tube. Staff failing to treat the wounds of a patient with Alzheimer's disease, forcing the amputation of a leg. Caregivers unable to recognize injuries on a woman's pelvic area as signs of sexual assault and repeatedly trying to insert a urinary catheter instead, sending the woman to a hospital.

These are the unexpected winners of the grocery wars 5 Jul 2019, 1:18 pm

Today, big box stores and foreign discount chains are beating out more traditional supermarkets. Here's how they're attracting customers like never before.

How this documentary uncovered rare footage of the moon landing 19 Jun 2019, 3:32 pm

You might think that 50 years after humankind's first steps on the moon, the world would have seen all of the best footage from that historic event.

Believe it or not, dollar stores are thriving 7 Mar 2019, 6:19 pm

While many retailers close stores, dollar stores are opening up new locations. Targeting rural and lower income communities, dollar stores have managed to thrive in the digital age.

The truth about how doctors want to die 11 Aug 2015, 5:58 pm

Dr. Kendra Fleagle Gorlitsky recalls the anguish she used to feel performing CPR on elderly, terminally ill patients.

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