Mon, 02 Aug 2021 05:18:25 GMT
Donald Trump now has a $100 million weapon to wield against US democracy.
Sun, 01 Aug 2021 13:35:02 GMT
Donald Trump's political organization entered July with nearly $102 million in cash reserves -- an unprecedented war chest at this stage in the election cycle for a former president, according to new figures.
Sat, 31 Jul 2021 17:19:21 GMT
A sitting president of the United States is usually the person who drives political conversation. Former presidents tend to be an afterthought.
Sat, 31 Jul 2021 16:41:48 GMT
Former President Donald Trump pressured acting Attorney General Jeffrey Rosen to declare that the election was corrupt in an attempt to help Republican members of Congress try to overturn the election result, according to notes of a December 2020 call Trump held with Rosen and acting deputy attorney general Richard Donoghue.
Sat, 31 Jul 2021 02:31:00 GMT
When Congressman Mo Brooks attended Donald Trump's "Save America Rally" at the Ellipse Wednesday, January 6 -- the day Trump loyalists attacked the US Capitol and tried to overturn the 2020 election -- the Alabama Republican's big punchline was, "Today is the day American patriots start taking down names and kicking ass." Faced, now, with a lawsuit alleging that he incited the violence that ensued, Brooks claimed he never advocated for violence. And he has said that his comment about "kicking ass" was about the 2022 and 2024 elections.
Mon, 02 Aug 2021 09:26:14 GMT
• Runner fell during her heat -- and still won • Live updates: Latest from Tokyo • Lededcky 'never would have imagined' Olympic success
• Schumer announces bipartisan group has finalized legislative text on infrastructure bill • Read the bill
Mon, 02 Aug 2021 04:10:59 GMT
A California mother died after being shot in front of her 6-year-old daughter last week, in what authorities said could be a case of mistaken identity.
Mon, 02 Aug 2021 00:02:08 GMT
• 91 wildfires are now burning across the US, with Oregon's Bootleg Fire growing to over 400,000 acres
Sun, 01 Aug 2021 19:21:41 GMT
Rep. Jackie Speier (D-CA), who was injured during the Peoples Temple Jonestown Massacre in 1978, says she sees similarities between cult leader Jim Jones and former President Donald Trump in the way they use their charisma to connect with disillusioned American and act as "merchants of deceit." Speier was shot five times on an airstrip in Guyana while accompanying a lawmaker to investigate the nearby cult.
Mon, 02 Aug 2021 06:24:23 GMT
Chinese-Canadian pop star Kris Wu has been detained by Beijing police on suspicion of rape after "repeatedly seducing young women into having sex," police said in a statement Saturday night.
Mon, 02 Aug 2021 04:37:15 GMT
Four people died after a helicopter crashed in California Sunday, authorities said.
Sun, 01 Aug 2021 20:16:29 GMT
At least 10 people were injured in a mass shooting in New York City late Saturday evening.
Sat, 31 Jul 2021 00:38:25 GMT
After Fox News rejected a promo from MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell for a live streamed event that seeks to prove that former President Donald Trump won the 2020 election, Lindell has pulled his ads from the network. CNN's Brian Stelter has the story.
Sun, 01 Aug 2021 22:47:08 GMT
• McCarthy jokes 'it will be hard not to hit' Pelosi with gavel if he becomes House speaker
Sat, 31 Jul 2021 18:08:42 GMT
Video shows a Kaufman County, Texas, sheriff's deputy on top of an 18-year-old woman saying "I can't breathe." The incident is under investigation.
Mon, 02 Aug 2021 00:37:22 GMT
Jay Pickett, a veteran soap opera actor best known for his roles on "General Hospital," "Days of Our Lives" and "Port Charles," has died. He was 60.
Sun, 01 Aug 2021 18:47:50 GMT
Actor Saginaw Grant, known for his roles in "Breaking Bad" and "The Lone Ranger," has died, according to his publicist Lani Carmichael. He was 85 years old.
Wed, 28 Jul 2021 23:50:23 GMT
DC Metropolitan police officer Michael Fanone, who was beaten during the Capitol attack, responds to Fox News host Laura Ingraham after she mocked his testimony on her show.
Mon, 02 Aug 2021 02:29:34 GMT
When Jill Trail first met Pihu, a frail 6-week old puppy, in India she knew she needed her care. Living on the streets, Pihu had suffered spinal injuries and infections so bad that both hind legs had to be amputated.
Mon, 02 Aug 2021 09:29:36 GMT
Belarusian sprinter Kristina Timanovskaya is "safe" and was seen entering the Polish embassy in Tokyo on Monday after she refused to board a flight out of Tokyo, saying she was being forced to return to her native country against her will where she feared arrest.
Sun, 01 Aug 2021 15:08:21 GMT
There comes a point in every awful horror movie where a character does something so careless and shortsighted a viewer loses faith in the storyteller.
Fri, 30 Jul 2021 18:02:34 GMT
This house on Argentina's Atlantic coast collapsed into the ocean. Argentina is one of the many countries facing rising sea levels.
Mon, 02 Aug 2021 07:39:12 GMT
HSBC's profits soared in the first half of the year as its business staged a strong recovery from the worst of the coronavirus pandemic.
Sat, 31 Jul 2021 12:18:01 GMT
Illinois Rep. Sean Casten used lyrics from popular Fergie and Megan Thee Stallion songs to try and make Congress crazy for his clean energy legislation.
Mon, 02 Aug 2021 04:29:54 GMT
Mon, 02 Aug 2021 07:42:59 GMT
The Delta variant is wreaking havoc through much of the United States, but the "silver lining" is that more Americans appear to be at the tipping point of understanding the importance of Covid-19 vaccinations, one expert said.
Sun, 01 Aug 2021 19:48:44 GMT
CNN's Harry Enten looks at the data around the Covid-19 vaccine that shows that you have a 25 times greater chance of dying from Covid-19 if you are unvaccinated and that those who are vaccinated have more than a 99% chance of surviving a infection.
Mon, 02 Aug 2021 07:36:21 GMT
China's hardline "zero Covid strategy" is facing a fresh challenge from the rapid spread of the Delta variant, amid concerns over the efficacy of Chinese vaccines against the highly contagious strain.
Sun, 01 Aug 2021 21:55:21 GMT
When "Welcome Back, Kotter" debuted on September 9, 1975, on ABC, viewers were charmed by the sitcom and its endearing group of unruly high school students.
Sun, 01 Aug 2021 13:01:07 GMT
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Mon, 02 Aug 2021 08:40:11 GMT
US shot-putter Raven Saunders has explained what the gesture she made following her silver medal at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics meant.
Mon, 02 Aug 2021 07:05:41 GMT
For the first time since 2008, there's a new Olympic champion in the men's 100 meters.
Fri, 30 Jul 2021 18:03:48 GMT
CNN's John Berman pokes fun at British Prime Minister Boris Johnson after the world leader engaged in an epic struggle with an umbrella.
Mon, 02 Aug 2021 02:40:27 GMT
Flowers have been a tattoo staple for centuries, from traditional scarlet roses to delicate watercolor bouquets. But tattooist Carrie Metz-Caporusso's new designs are a groundbreaking take on the motif, and they are challenging society's prejudices about who's worthy of being tattooed.
Sat, 31 Jul 2021 17:00:50 GMT
The once-tiny cottage industry of van conversion companies has found itself in the center of a distinctively pandemic-era dilemma: ravenous demand and monthslong backorders on virtually all supplies.
Sat, 31 Jul 2021 13:52:56 GMT
Like other changes to entertainment distribution through the years, the studio shift toward streaming — hastened by the unforeseen consequences of the pandemic — has Hollywood talent and their representatives demanding a different way to be paid.
Sun, 01 Aug 2021 22:57:57 GMT
With the gas mileage and auto pollution decisions President Joe Biden is expected to announce in coming days, environmentalists are increasingly worried the administration will yield to automakers' pressure and adopt modest limits on greenhouse gas emissions from cars, instead of the strict standards they say are necessary to combat climate change.
Fri, 30 Jul 2021 13:40:23 GMT
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signed a bizarre, vaguely worded executive order on Wednesday that he says is aimed at lowering Covid-19 infections.
Fri, 30 Jul 2021 11:35:50 GMT
Faced with a pandemic that has killed more Americans than all those who perished during World War II, America is a nation divided, split by both politics and the health crisis at hand. We've become two countries, one vaccinated and largely safe, the other unvaccinated and still at great risk.
Fri, 30 Jul 2021 22:40:04 GMT
After the accident, Tyree Brown could barely write her own name. The 2015 car crash injured her spine and rendered the 26-year-old Maryland artist quadriplegic, paralyzing parts of her upper and lower body. Lengthy stints in rehab and a nursing home followed, coupled with painstaking occupational therapy. Beautiful portraits that had once taken Tyree five days to draw can now take her up to a month.
Fri, 30 Jul 2021 21:29:51 GMT
As America's war in Afghanistan comes to an end, many see the inevitable parallels to Vietnam -- a long aimless war, a determined enemy ready to out bleed us, and now an evacuation reminiscent of the chaos of Saigon's final hours.
Thu, 29 Jul 2021 18:50:15 GMT
That she could fly higher than anyone on the uneven bars, we knew. That her personal story -- her dad's paralysis from an accidental fall in 2019, her Hmong heritage, her aunt and uncle who died of Covid-19, her ankle injury upon her return to the gym after pandemic lockdown -- was striking and complicated, we knew.
Mon, 02 Aug 2021 02:20:37 GMT
Myanmar's military ruler Min Aung Hlaing has taken on the role of Prime Minister in a newly formed caretaker government, state media reported on Sunday, six months after the army seized power from a civilian government.
Sun, 01 Aug 2021 00:17:52 GMT
Vismaya Nair had been married for just over one year when she was found dead in the bathroom of her husband's family's home in India's southwestern Kerala state.
Sat, 31 Jul 2021 16:38:29 GMT
Carrie Johnson, the wife of UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson, has announced the couple are expecting their second child in December.
Mon, 02 Aug 2021 05:45:39 GMT
In the small village of Kacarlar, on Turkey's southern coast, farmers are facing apocalyptic scenes as wildfires continue to sweep the country.
Sat, 31 Jul 2021 07:10:05 GMT
Voice quavering, Rick Wershe Jr., who as a teen in 1980s Detroit was painted as a murderous drug kingpin, dabbed his eyes as he recalled one of the last conversations he had with his father, who he'd always looked up to as a strong man.
Sat, 31 Jul 2021 19:37:53 GMT
A well-known TikTok user has died of his injuries after being wounded in a shooting at a California movie theater Monday night that left another woman dead, police said.
Sun, 01 Aug 2021 16:06:38 GMT
A shooting in the French Quarter section of New Orleans left five people injured early Sunday morning, a spokesperson for the New Orleans Police Department told CNN in an email.