A man being let go from his job at an Illinois business went on a shooting rampage at his workplace, killing five employees and hurting five officershttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/16/us/illinois-aurora-shooting/index.html
A man who was being let go from his job at a manufacturing business went on a shooting rampage at his workplace in Illinois, leaving five workers dead and five officers injured.
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 09:42:15 GMT
Police have identified the gunmanhttps://www.cnn.com/us/live-news/active-shooter-aurora-illinois/h_a62ad3c4aaea6500d01074b6c4afb36e
Aurora police chief: Those who died did not deserve thishttps://www.cnn.com/videos/us/2019/02/16/aurora-police-chief-presser-shooting-sot-vpx.wgn
The gunman at the Illinois manufacturing business where five employees were killed and five police officers were wounded was being let go by the company, according to Aurora Police Chief Kristen Ziman.
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 05:26:42 GMT
Witnesses describe confusion, chaos at Aurora shootinghttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/15/us/aurora-illinois-henry-pratt-shooting/index.html
John Probst says he recognized the gunman.
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 05:28:27 GMT
Five police officers were wounded in the shootinghttps://www.cnn.com/us/live-news/active-shooter-aurora-illinois/h_9f07430af919f6846ba2f9b9d455bd79
Shooting comes one day after anniversary of Parkland massacrehttps://www.cnn.com/us/live-news/active-shooter-aurora-illinois/h_f6717a7e4e60241631d90ba1e94a410e
The cycle of inaction after mass shootingshttps://www.cnn.com/videos/us/2018/02/16/mass-shootings-cycle-of-inaction-vstan-orig-js.cnn
When tragedy strikes in the form of a mass shooting, families grieve, politicians react, and no further action is usually taken.
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 08:43:44 GMT
Prosecutors say they have communications of Stone with WikiLeakshttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/15/politics/roger-stone-wikileaks/index.html
Prosecutors said for the first time that they have evidence of Roger Stone communicating with WikiLeaks, according to a new court filing from special counsel prosecutors.
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 03:37:49 GMT
Mueller's team interviews Sarah Sandershttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/15/politics/sarah-sanders-robert-mueller/index.html
Special counsel Robert Mueller's team has interviewed White House press secretary Sarah Sanders, she told CNN on Friday.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 22:39:53 GMT
Fact-checking Trump's national emergency speechhttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/15/politics/fact-check-trump-national-emergency-immigration-speech/index.html
President Donald Trump on Friday signed a national emergency declaration to address "an invasion of our country with drugs, with human traffickers, with all types of criminals and gangs." He also spoke about a wide variety of issues, including trade with China and the national debt.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 20:35:13 GMT
Democrats condemn emergency declaration: 'Congress cannot let the President shred the Constitution'https://www.cnn.com/2019/02/15/politics/national-emergency-declaration-democrats/index.html
Democrats on Capitol Hill were quick to denounce President Donald Trump's announcement on Friday that he is signing a national emergency declaration over a border wall -- and promised to fight back against the executive action.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 19:00:14 GMT
Cuomo and Lemon hit 'unfathomable' hypocrisy by GOPhttps://www.cnn.com/videos/politics/2019/02/16/cuomo-lemon-handoff-gop-hypocrisy-cpt-sot-vpx.cnn
CNN's Chris Cuomo and Don Lemon question why Republicans spent years calling out President Obama for using executive action but are mostly supportive of President Trump doing the same thing.
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 05:54:36 GMT
Kushner readies for spring launch of US Middle East peace planhttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/16/politics/kushner-mideast-peace-plan/index.html
The United States is beginning to prep allies for a spring rollout of its plan for Middle East peace, with President Donald Trump's senior adviser and son-in-law, Jared Kushner, outlining the timing and methodology of the plan at the Middle East security conference in Warsaw, Poland.
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 06:15:44 GMT
Trump breaks into bizarre sing-song riff about being suedhttps://www.cnn.com/videos/politics/2019/02/15/trump-border-wall-rose-garden-tirade-sued-sot-vpx.cnn
President Donald Trump says he's expecting to be sued over his national emergency declaration to fund his border wall.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 16:35:08 GMT
Biden to showcase foreign policy credentials with 2020 decision loominghttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/16/politics/biden-showcases-foreign-policy-munich/index.html
Former Vice President Joe Biden on Saturday will return to a familiar place on the world stage, delivering remarks at an annual gathering of political leaders and security experts in Munich, Germany, as he draws closer to a decision about whether to run for president in 2020.
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 05:45:58 GMT
Vatican defrocks top US cardinal McCarrick over sexual abuse allegationshttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/16/us/theodore-mccarrick-defrocked-intl/index.html
The Vatican has dismissed US cardinal Theodore McCarrick after a Church trial found him guilty of sexually abusing minors.
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 09:22:09 GMT
Payless is closing all of its US shoe storeshttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/15/business/payless-closing-stores-bankrupt/index.html
Payless is the latest retail chain to close up shop in the United States.
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 04:31:27 GMT
2 arrested in connection with attack on 'Empire' star Jussie Smollett are releasedhttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/15/entertainment/jussie-smollett-suspects/index.html
Two suspects have been arrested in the attack on "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett, Chicago Police Department said Friday.
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 04:53:32 GMT
Maryland judge overturns $37M awarded to family of woman killed in police standoffhttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/16/us/baltimore-judge-overturns-korryn-gaines-shooting-verdict/index.html
A judge has overturned a more than $37 million verdict awarded to the family of a woman killed in an armed standoff with Baltimore County police.
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 07:08:23 GMT
Trump tells reporter to sit downhttps://www.cnn.com/videos/politics/2019/02/15/trump-emergency-declaration-presser-reporters-acosta-sot-vpx.cnn
President Trump gets contentious with CNN's Jim Acosta and another reporter during a press conference in which he declared a national emergency.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 16:36:57 GMT
Atmospheric rivers are pulling California out of drought and piling on the snowhttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/15/us/california-snow-rain-drought-trnd/index.html
When 2019 started, California's snowpack was at 67%. Now it's at over 136% and rising.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 20:55:02 GMT
Uber says it lost $1.8 billion in 2018https://www.cnn.com/2019/02/15/tech/uber-2018-financial-report/index.html
Uber, the most highly- valued US based startup, is heading into its much-anticipated IPO after more than one billion dollars in losses last year.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 20:54:42 GMT
Analysis: Amazon flamed out in NY. Here's why it mattershttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/14/tech/amazon-new-york/index.html
Amazon doesn't fail very often.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:20:45 GMT
Opinion: US commits another diplomatic fumble in Warsawhttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/15/opinions/warsaw-conference-diplomatic-fumble-ghitis/index.html
During the conference on Middle East security this week, the United States staged a big diplomatic show and tried to rally the world behind the Trump administration's aggressive stance against Iran. Instead of unifying its allies under a common cause, however, the administration only highlighted the growing rift between the US and its Western European allies, and clumsily overshadowed the points of agreement regarding Iran.
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 02:02:14 GMT
Pro golfer says he'll apologize to caddie and pay remainder of the $50,000 he requestedhttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/15/golf/matt-kuchar-caddie-david-ortiz-payments/index.html
Earlier this week, pro golfer Matt Kuchar defended the $5,000 he paid his fill-in caddie after winning $1,296,000 at the Mayakoba Classic in Mexico, his first PGA tournament victory in four years.
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 04:22:43 GMT
More bad news for lovers of diet sodahttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/14/health/diet-soda-women-stroke-heart-attack/index.html
More bad news for diet soda lovers: Drinking two or more of any kind of artificially sweetened drinks a day is linked to an increased risk of clot-based strokes, heart attacks and early death in women over 50, according to a new study by the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association.
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 07:51:19 GMT
NBA legends discuss who is the greatest playerhttps://bleacherreport.com/articles/2821056-watch-dwyane-wade-kevin-garnett-talk-lebron-james-michael-jordan-goat-debate?utm_source=cnn.com&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=editorial
MLBer says players will '100 percent' go on strike, barring changehttps://bleacherreport.com/articles/2821046-adam-wainwright-mlb-players-will-100-percent-go-on-strike-barring-change?utm_source=cnn.com&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=editorial
NBA Hall of Famer showed off in celebrity gamehttps://bleacherreport.com/articles/2820926-famous-los-wins-mvp-for-2019-nba-celebrity-game-team-staley-beats-team-bird?utm_source=cnn.com&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=editorial
NBA unveils jersey that can change nameshttps://bleacherreport.com/articles/2820955-nba-unveils-jersey-of-the-future-during-2019-nba-all-star-weekend?utm_source=cnn.com&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=editorial
Michelle Obama shares funny mom textshttps://www.cnn.com/videos/entertainment/2019/02/14/michelle-obama-mom-text-moos-pkg-ebof-vpx.cnn
Michelle Obama gets "mom text" after Grammys: Did you meet any "real stars?" Jeanne Moos reports.
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 08:49:01 GMT
Man buys ultra-rare baseball card for $2https://www.cnn.com/videos/us/2019/02/14/rare-babe-ruth-card-bought-two-dollars-newsource-orig-jr.cnn
A California card collector scored big when he nabbed an ultra-rare Babe Ruth card at a shop for just two dollars.
Thu, 14 Feb 2019 18:21:36 GMT
Actress, Steve Harvey tangle over blackball claimhttps://www.cnn.com/videos/entertainment/2019/02/14/monique-steve-harvey-blackballed-interview-orig-vstan-bdk.cnn
Actress-comedian Mo'Nique had a tense exchange with talk show host Steve Harvey over her claim that she has been blackballed by Hollywood since her 2010 Oscar win for her role in "Precious."
Thu, 14 Feb 2019 18:14:59 GMT
Suspicion of China's government is growing across the globehttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/15/asia/china-us-xi-jinping-backlash-intl/index.html
With the shock election of anti-globalist Donald Trump to the US presidency still fresh in their minds, international leaders watched with anticipation as Chinese President Xi Jinping stepped up to the podium at Davos in January 2017.
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 05:03:52 GMT
Colin Kaepernick, NFL reach settlement in collusion casehttp://bleacherreport.com/articles/2820996-colin-kaepernick-eric-reid-settle-grievances-with-nfl-in-collusion-case?utm_source=cnn.com&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=editorial
Colorado store that boycotted Nike after Colin Kaepernick ad will closehttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/14/us/colorado-store-closing-nike-boycott/index.html
In September, Stephen Martin saw a Nike ad featuring former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 14:37:40 GMT
Lemon: 'B.S.' that Kaepernick dropped from billhttps://www.cnn.com/videos/us/2019/02/14/kaepernick-wisconsin-black-history-month-resolution-cuomo-lemon-handoff-cpt-sot-vpx.cnn
CNN's Don Lemon weighs in after Republican state lawmakers in Wisconsin refused to pass a resolution honoring black Americans unless former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick was removed from the bill.
Thu, 14 Feb 2019 07:29:34 GMT
The USA's most artsy city is ...https://www.cnn.com/travel/article/things-to-do-providence-rhode-island/index.html
Providence, Rhode Island, is the biggest city in America's smallest state, and it often gets lost between two of its neighbors, bustling Boston and elegant Newport. But coming to New England and skipping this city is a major travel mistake.
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 04:50:30 GMT
See a harpoon skewer space junk in orbithttps://www.cnn.com/videos/world/2019/02/15/space-harpoon-junk-in-orbit-lon-orig-sc.cnn
A satellite has successfully test fired a harpoon into space to capture dangerous space debris.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:42:33 GMT
Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom hint they're engagedhttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/15/entertainment/katy-perry-orlando-bloom-engaged/index.html
It appears Valentine's Day was a good one for Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 22:39:06 GMT
The week in 28 photoshttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/14/world/gallery/week-in-photos-0215/index.html
Take a look at 28 photos of the week from February 8 through February 14.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 01:39:08 GMT
JPMorgan is creating its own cryptocurrencyhttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/14/investing/jpmorgan-jpm-coin-cryptocurrency/index.html
JPMorgan Chase, the nation's largest bank, is launching its own cryptocurrency.
Thu, 14 Feb 2019 19:25:40 GMT
Traveling for work? Bring a taste of home with youhttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/15/business/work-travel-home-environment/index.html
Narrow plane seats, weird smells, unfamiliar food, and disrupted routines -- frequent business travel can be uncomfortable for very real reasons. But with a little prep, you can bring a piece of home with you wherever you go and make your trips less stressful and more effective.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:55:07 GMT
6 easy ways to beat jet laghttps://www.cnn.com/2019/01/31/business/jet-lag-coping-tips/index.html
Most jobs don't require attending meetings at 1 a.m., giving presentations at 2 a.m or dialing into conference calls at 3 a.m.
Thu, 31 Jan 2019 14:54:31 GMT
Mike Pence's hypocritical outragehttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/14/opinions/gop-outburst-of-outrage-doesnt-sit-right-carter/index.html
This has been a busy week at the moral outrage salad bar.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 16:57:14 GMT
Amid Trump farce, this weekend reminds us what presidential greatness is all abouthttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/15/opinions/this-weekend-reminds-us-what-presidential-greatness-is-all-about-zelizer/index.html
Presidents Day weekend 2019 is beginning with the spectacle of a commander in chief who is concocting a "national emergency" to try to usurp Congress' constitutional power to decide how the government should spend its money. And yet this is the weekend we remember George Washington and how he was the first to demonstrate what presidential greatness really looks like.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:14:49 GMT
The instrument that spots killer asteroidshttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/15/opinions/zwicky-transient-facility-opinion-lincoln/index.html
Astronomers have it rough. Their job is to scan the heavens, looking for something interesting. But often they see the same thing, night after night. After all, stars can burn placidly and essentially unchanged for billions of years. An unlucky astronomer could spend a lifetime turning his or her telescope here and there and, except for the march of the planets and an occasional comet crossing the sky, see nothing new.
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 07:58:08 GMT
US needs to get tougher on Pakistanhttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/15/opinions/kashmir-bombing-america-needs-to-get-tougher-on-pakistan-ayres/index.html
A suicide bomber drove a vehicle filled with explosives into an Indian paramilitary convoy in Pulwama, in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir, on February 14. The death toll is at least 40, making it the largest attack in Kashmir in three decades. A Pakistan-based terrorist group, Jaish-e-Muhammad, claimed responsibility through a video released shortly after.
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 01:07:28 GMT
Amazon decision is a blow to NYhttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/14/opinions/amazon-cancels-nyc-hq-avlon/index.html
This is why we can't have nice things.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:59:12 GMT
A USC gynecologist shattered my illusionshttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/15/opinions/tyndall-usc-class-action-settlement-kwait/index.html
The University of Southern California, a stone's throw from Hollywood, has mastered the art of illusion.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 13:06:21 GMT
Huge rate drop. Could be last chance to refinance.https://ck.lendingtree.com/?a=343&c=1229&p=r&s1=partnerbin&ctype=hppaidpartner&cmethod=form&ccreative=hugedropcouldbelastshort&mtaid=6af55&ad_headline=hugedropcouldbelastshort&placement_name=hppaidpartner&ad_image=none
Fastest way to pay off $10,000 in credit card debthttps://www.comparecards.com/guide/heres-a-brilliant-way-to-pay-credit-cards?utm_source=cnn&utm_campaign=hppaidpartner&grp=brilliant-way%20&utm_content=fastestwayshort&utm_medium=native&pla=cnn&tar=hppaidpartner&acqs=prospecting&esourceid=6315176&bdst=rv&adt=
9 ways to ease stress without smokinghttps://www.healthgrades.com/right-care/lungs-breathing-and-respiration/9-ways-to-relieve-stress-without-smoking?cid=t1_hpfop
Jussie Smollett case: Everything we know so farhttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/15/entertainment/jussie-smollett-attack-details/index.html
It's been two weeks since Jussie Smollett says he was attacked in a Chicago neighborhood and a lot has occurred thus far.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 19:18:03 GMT
Bryan Adams is not Ryan Adamshttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/15/entertainment/bryan-adams-ryan-adams/index.html
Yes, they are musicians who share the same last name and the same birthday, but Bryan Adams is not Ryan Adams.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 18:31:48 GMT
'Carlton Dance' refused copyright registrationhttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/15/entertainment/alfonso-ribeiro-carlton-dance/index.html
It's not unusual for the "Carlton Dance" to be loved by anyone, but the US Copyright Office apparently doesn't think it's all that special.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 14:26:08 GMT
Regina King aims to give us all the feelshttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/14/entertainment/regina-king-creators/index.html
In one way, we all owe thanks to Sally Field for the wonder that is Regina King.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 04:58:17 GMT
'Umbrella Academy's' messed-up super-teamhttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/14/entertainment/umbrella-academy-doom-patrol-review/index.html
HBO has "Watchmen" coming, but in terms of dysfunction super-teams, it's about to have plenty of company.
Thu, 14 Feb 2019 14:52:25 GMT
How Amazon blew its chance in New Yorkhttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/15/tech/amazon-nyc-hq2-fail/index.html
The deal was supposed to be foolproof.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 15:58:58 GMT
America's fight with Huawei is messing with the world's 5G planshttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/14/tech/huawei-nokia-ericsson-5g/index.html
The US-led offensive against Chinese tech firm Huawei is creating big problems for mobile operators as they start building the next generation of wireless networks.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 03:24:31 GMT
GM's new e-bike is called Arīvhttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/14/tech/gm-ariv-ebike/index.html
General Motors newest product is an e-bike called Arīv, and it is now available for ordering, at least in some parts of the world.
Thu, 14 Feb 2019 23:16:21 GMT
Shell is taking on Tesla with batteries for homeshttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/15/tech/shell-sonnen-home-batteries/index.html
Royal Dutch Shell is making a bet on home battery storage as it tries to boost its sustainable energy business.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 18:19:39 GMT
Schultz's claim he doesn't 'see color' at odds with Starbucks' 2018 anti-bias training videoshttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/14/politics/howard-schultz-starbucks-racial-bias-training-videos/index.html
Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz faced a swift backlash on Tuesday night when he said, in response to a question about race during a CNN town hall, that he doesn't "see color."
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:58:42 GMT
Fact-checking Trump's claims about fact-checkershttps://www.cnn.com/videos/politics/2019/02/15/tapper-fact-check-obamacare-trump-claims-vstan-orig.cnn
CNN's Jake Tapper, in partnership with FactCheck.org, looks at President Trump's suggestion that fact checkers didn't cover President Obama's claims about Obamacare.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 18:50:14 GMT
FCC: Nearly half the calls you receive this year will be spamhttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/14/politics/fcc-robocalls-report/index.html
Nearly half the calls made to US cell phones in 2019 will be spam, according to a study by First Orion referenced in a Federal Communications Commission report Thursday.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:36:29 GMT
Do Americans really want outsider politicians?https://www.cnn.com/2019/02/14/politics/political-outsiders/index.html
More than half of Americans said that all things being equal, they would be more likely to support a candidate for Congress who is seen as a political outsider over a political insider, according to a Monmouth University poll from August 2018.
Thu, 14 Feb 2019 22:12:52 GMT
Top general disagrees with Trump on Syria pullouthttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/15/politics/joseph-votel-troops-syria-intl/index.html
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 15:08:09 GMT
Teen who inspired many by walking while on life support has diedhttps://www.cnn.com/2019/02/14/health/zei-uwadia-life-support-death/index.html
Zei Uwadia, a teenage girl who defied expectations by walking while on life support, has died, according to a Facebook post by her mother.
Thu, 14 Feb 2019 16:45:29 GMT
To our kids, after tragedy: 'People are good'https://www.cnn.com/2019/02/14/health/tragedy-violence-people-good-go-ask-your-dad/index.html
Every mass shooting, act of terrorism and hate crime I read/watch/hear about in the news chips away a piece of my heart and makes me want to pull my daughters close, as if my hugs can protect them. But ultimately, none of these tragedies reduces my faith in humanity.
Thu, 14 Feb 2019 09:11:04 GMT