URGENT - Australia-NKorea-Arrest
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 20:14:00 EST
(CNN) -- The Australian Federal Police have arrested a 59-year-old Australian man for allegedly acting as an agent for North Korea with the intent of raising revenue for the Pyongyang government. Charges include brokering...
URGENT - British Prime Minister Theresa May loses key Brexit vote
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 14:37:00 EST
(CNN) -- British Prime Minister Theresa May has lost a key vote on the EU Withdrawal bill, her first serious parliamentary Brexit setback. Members of Parliament voted Wednesday for an amendment to the bill, which means the...
URGENT - Republicans in House and Senate strike a deal on tax bill
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 12:37:00 EST
(CNN) -- House and Senate Republicans have struck a tentative deal on a tax bill Wednesday, a major step in ensuring the GOP majority is on its way to deliver an overhaul of the US tax system by the holidays.According to...
URGENT - Roy Moore loses, CNN projects
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 22:32:00 EST
(CNN) -- CNN projects that Alabama voters will elect Democrat Doug Jones to the US Senate, defeating the Republican who was accused of sexually abusing teens.
URGENT - Man accused of attempted attack in New York charged with terrorism offenses
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 08:51:00 EST
(CNN) -- Akayed Ullah, who's accused of setting off an explosion in the hallway of a Port Authority Bus Station, has been charged with support of an act of terrorism, making a terroristic threat and criminal possession of...
URGENT - Transgender people free to enlist in US military from 2018 after court ruling
Mon, 11 Dec 2017 15:15:00 EST
(CNN) -- The US military will let transgender individuals join starting next month after a judge denies a DOJ request
URGENT - New York explosion suspect identified
Mon, 11 Dec 2017 09:55:00 EST
(CNN) -- The suspect in custody after the New York explosion is Akayed Ullah, said Police Commissioner James O'Neill. Ullah wore an "improvised low-tech explosive device attached to his body," which he intentionally...
URGENT - Police respond to possible explosion on New York subway line
Mon, 11 Dec 2017 07:55:00 EST
(CNN) -- Police are responding to reports of a possible explosion on the A, C and E subway lines near 42nd Street and Eighth Avenue, New York Police Department Sgt. Brendan Ryan said Monday. The trains are being evacuated,...
URGENT - Africa-UN-Peacekeepers-Killed
Fri, 8 Dec 2017 10:21:00 EST
(CNN) -- At least 14 United Nations peacekeepers were killed and 40 others were wounded in an attack in the Democratic Republic of Congo, according to two UN officials. The incident took place in North Kivu, located in the...
URGENT - Brexit: British Prime Minister Theresa May heads to Brussels
Fri, 8 Dec 2017 00:41:00 EST
(CNN) -- British Prime Minister Theresa May and Brexit secretary David Davis will meet European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in Brussels early Friday, according to Downing Street.Mina Andreeva, Juncker's deputy...
URGENT - Tampa Seminole Heights indictment
Thu, 7 Dec 2017 17:05:00 EST
(CNN) -- Howell "Trai" Donaldson III, 24, has been indicted on four counts of premeditated murder in connection with the killing of four people in Seminole Heights in Tampa, Florida, Hillsborough County State Attorney...
Hundreds come down with stomach illness during Royal Caribbean cruise
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 21:34:00 EST
A Royal Caribbean cruise ship returned to Florida on Saturday after hundreds of passengers contracted a gastrointestinal illness.
'This Is Us' star and more celebs find heroes in unexpected places
Wed, 6 Dec 2017 13:51:00 EST
Emmy award-winning actor Sterling K. Brown regularly turns in three-tissue performances on NBC's "This Is Us." Now he'll help present the emotionally stirring stories of 10 regular people working to improve the world one...
Ex-wife of NBA player Lorenzen Wright charged in his 2010 slaying
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 15:24:00 EST
In Memphis, Lorenzen Wright was a favorite son. He grew up there and was a star basketball player in high school and at the University of Memphis.
Tina Brown mocks embattled chef Mario Batali with recipe suggestion
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 11:36:00 EST
After celebrity chef Mario Batali, facing sexual misconduct allegations, posted an online apology followed by a baking method for cinnamon rolls, veteran magazine editor Tina Brown decided to suggest another recipe.
Grand jury slams Penn State for ignoring reports on dangerous hazing
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 12:15:00 EST
A scathing grand jury report released Friday described alcohol-fueled fraternity hazing at Penn State University and said the rituals were a pervasive and dangerous practice that the university has been apathetic to and...
What happened when a Klansman met a black man in Charlottesville
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 14:40:00 EST
Daryl Davis' home is filled with memories of the days he has spent with the Ku Klux Klan.
USS Gerald R. Ford treated to special screening of "The Last Jedi"
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 19:10:00 EST
Millions around the country are hitting the theater to catch the new Star Wars movie and thanks to some quick work by the U.S Navy and Disney, sailors at sea are getting a chance to see the new film on opening day too.
New Orleans' Palestinian community to protest President Donald Trump's Jerusalem decision
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 16:10:00 EST
The Crescent City's Palestinian community will protest President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
85-Year-Old Holocaust Survivor Enjoys Skydiving With Her Grandkids
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 16:10:00 EST
A South Florida grandmother is proving she's forever young even at ten thousand feet in the air.