The special counsel's team says he does not want to appear political after being behind the scenes for yearshttps://www.cnn.com/2019/05/21/politics/robert-mueller-testify-congress-negotiations/index.html
Special counsel Robert Mueller's team has expressed reticence to him testifying publicly in front of the House Judiciary Committee, according to sources familiar with the matter.
Tue, 21 May 2019 16:55:21 GMT
Nadler: Trump would have been charged if he weren't Presidenthttps://www.cnn.com/politics/live-news/don-mcgahn-house-hearing-mueller/h_9c980b8eee399a13240635bcc3a4ec24
McGahn did not attend his House hearing. It happened anyway.https://www.cnn.com/2019/05/21/politics/house-judiciary-committee-don-mcgahn-no-show/index.html
The House Judiciary Committee gaveled in Tuesday to an empty witness chair for the second time this month after former White House counsel Don McGahn did not appear after he was subpoenaed.
Tue, 21 May 2019 16:43:46 GMT
Trump speaks out on why he blocked McGhan from testifyinghttps://www.cnn.com/videos/politics/2019/05/20/donald-trump-blocking-mcgahn-testimony-to-set-precedent-sot-tsr-vpx.cnn
President Donald Trump told reporters his administration is blocking former White House Counsel Don McGahn from testifying before the House Judiciary Committee to set a precedent for future administrations.
Mon, 20 May 2019 23:16:01 GMT
Cohen tells Congress that Jay Sekulow knew testimony was falsehttps://www.cnn.com/2019/05/20/politics/michael-cohen-transcript-released/index.html
The House Intelligence Committee on Monday released a transcript of roughly 15 hours of closed-door testimony from President Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen.
Tue, 21 May 2019 01:34:40 GMT
Avlon: What's Trump trying to hide with Deutsche Bank?https://www.cnn.com/videos/politics/2019/05/21/reality-check-avlon-trump-deutsche-bank-newday-vpx.cnn
CNN's John Avlon breaks down President Trump's complicated -- and sometimes litigious -- history with Deutsche Bank.
Tue, 21 May 2019 13:10:14 GMT
Opinion: Trump's argument to block McGahn testimony is nutshttps://www.cnn.com/2019/05/20/opinions/trump-block-don-mcgahn-reasoning-nuts-honig/index.html
On Monday, President Donald Trump launched a long-shot effort to prevent the public from hearing live testimony from former White House Counsel Don McGahn -- the man who, perhaps more than any other, can bring to life Trump's most flagrant alleged acts of obstruction of justice.
Tue, 21 May 2019 00:26:05 GMT
US intercepts Russian bombers, fighter jets off the coast of Alaskahttps://www.cnn.com/2019/05/21/politics/russian-bombers-alaska-intercept/index.html
Tue, 21 May 2019 16:19:55 GMT
Fox News host privately encouraged Trump to pardon servicemenhttps://www.cnn.com/2019/05/21/media/fox-news-pete-hegseth-trump-pardon-war-crimes/index.html
• Trump's pardons appear prompted by TV, friends and politics • Analysis: Why Donald Trump feels betrayed by Fox News
Tue, 21 May 2019 14:54:13 GMT
Water rescues are underway in Oklahomahttps://www.cnn.com/us/live-news/texas-oklahoma-tornadoes-extreme-weather/index.html
• 21 tornadoes ripped through 4 states, now millions are under flooding threat • Photos of the Oklahoma storm
Tue, 21 May 2019 13:07:05 GMT
Trump expected to tap Ken Cuccinelli for a top DHS role on immigrationhttps://www.cnn.com/2019/05/21/politics/ken-cuccinelli-white-house-immigration/index.html
Ken Cuccinelli is expected to take a top job at the Department of Homeland Security, but he is not likely to become the new "immigration czar," a senior administration official said.
Tue, 21 May 2019 16:48:20 GMT
Trump aide expected to leave White Househttps://www.cnn.com/2019/05/21/politics/johnny-destefano-trump-white-house/index.html
Johnny DeStefano, a top aide to President Donald Trump, is expected to leave the White House, three officials told CNN Tuesday. His last day is expected to be Friday.
Tue, 21 May 2019 16:03:43 GMT
Tennessee GOP House speaker to resign amid scandal over inappropriate messageshttps://www.cnn.com/2019/05/21/politics/tennessee-house-speaker-glen-casada-to-resign/index.html
Tennessee's Republican House speaker announced Tuesday that he will resign from his role following reports he and his former chief of staff used racist and sexually explicit language in text messages.
Tue, 21 May 2019 16:44:05 GMT
A baby cut from his mother's womb after she was killed opens his eyeshttps://www.cnn.com/2019/05/21/us/chicago-marlen-ochoa-lopez-baby-picture-trnd/index.html
Inside a Chicago-area hospital, a baby fights for his life. The infant is in intensive care and listed in grave condition after he was cut from his mother's womb in an attack on her last month. But this little one has a fighting spirit, and a picture has emerged of him with his father.
Tue, 21 May 2019 15:46:58 GMT
Trump may have revealed US intelligence in Fox interviewhttps://www.cnn.com/videos/politics/2019/05/20/trump-potentially-gave-away-us-intelligence-brian-todd-dnt-tsr-vpx.cnn
CNN's Brian Todd reports that during an interview with Fox News, President Donald Trump may have spilled US secrets.
Mon, 20 May 2019 22:46:45 GMT
Theresa May offers 'new Brexit deal'https://www.cnn.com/2019/05/21/world/theresa-may-new-brexit-deal-gbr-intl/index.html
UK Prime Minister Theresa May has revealed details of her "new Brexit deal," which includes concessions intended to appease Britain's opposition Labour Party, and is almost certain to be her final attempt to get the troubled agreement across the line.
Tue, 21 May 2019 17:02:16 GMT
Federal judge slams Mississippi over new law banning abortions after six weekshttps://www.cnn.com/2019/05/21/politics/abortion-mississippi-six-week-ban/index.html
A federal judge in Mississippi expressed deep skepticism on Tuesday about a state law that bans abortion as early as six weeks of pregnancy, sending a signal that attempts across the country to pass near total bans on abortion might not easily withstand judicial scrutiny.
Tue, 21 May 2019 16:35:24 GMT
Protesters at Georgia State Capitol chant, 'Stand up, fight back!'https://www.cnn.com/politics/live-news/abortion-protest-may-21-2019/index.html
Tue, 21 May 2019 16:15:51 GMT
Watch GOP lawmaker call House minority leader a liarhttps://www.cnn.com/videos/politics/2019/05/21/justin-amash-gop-mccarthy-sot-ac360-vpx.cnn
Rep. Justin Amash (R-MI), the first Republican congressman to accuse President Trump of "impeachable conduct," shared why he will not be deterred by the president or House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy.
Tue, 21 May 2019 13:53:52 GMT
Analysis: The 40 most eye-popping lines from Trump's Pennsylvania rallyhttps://www.cnn.com/2019/05/21/politics/donald-trump-pennsylvania-rally-2020/index.html
President Donald Trump continued his tour of 2020 swing states on Monday night, stopping in Mountoursville, Pennsylvania, to rally his faithful in advance of his fight for a second term next November.
Tue, 21 May 2019 15:35:39 GMT
Iranian foreign minister's not-so-subtle message to Trumphttps://www.cnn.com/videos/world/2019/05/21/iranian-foreign-minister-zarif-sot-newday-pleitgen-vpx.cnn
As President Trump and senior Iranian officials trade tense exchanges, CNN's Frederik Pleitgen spoke to Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif about what he called "economic warfare" targeting Iran and the fragile relationship that exists with the US.
Tue, 21 May 2019 12:41:37 GMT
Sea levels may rise much faster than predicted, swamping coastal cities, study findshttps://www.cnn.com/2019/05/21/health/climate-change-sea-levels-scn-intl/index.html
Global sea levels could rise more than two meters (6.6 feet) by the end of this century if emissions continue unchecked, swamping major cities such as New York and Shanghai and displacing up to 187 million people, a new study warns.
Tue, 21 May 2019 13:21:03 GMT
NFL team is desperate to escape $84 million traphttps://bleacherreport.com/articles/2837179-minnesota-vikings-are-desperate-to-escape-the-nfls-worst-quarterback-trap?utm_source=cnn.com&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=editorial
Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver's restaurant chain collapseshttps://www.cnn.com/2019/05/21/business/jamie-oliver-restaurants/index.html
Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver's restaurant empire in the United Kingdom is on the brink of collapse.
Tue, 21 May 2019 15:58:46 GMT
Maine lobster industry devastatedhttps://www.cnn.com/videos/business/2019/05/21/maine-lobster-industry-trade-war-newday-vpx.cnn
In the mist of a trade war, China imposed high tariffs on various imports, hitting the lobster industry in Maine hard. CNN's Miguel Marquez reports.
Tue, 21 May 2019 17:15:30 GMT
The hardest-to-spell words in Englishhttps://www.cnn.com/2019/05/21/us/hardest-words-spelling-bee-trnd/index.html
Bondieuserie. Bewusstseinslage. Ayacahuite.
Tue, 21 May 2019 05:41:25 GMT
Comedian compares 2020 candidates to 'Muppets'https://www.cnn.com/videos/media/2019/05/21/late-night-laughs-game-of-thrones-and-joe-biden-bernie-sanders-muppets-newday-vpx.cnn
Late-night comics poke fun at HBO's "Game of Thrones" finale and compare Democratic 2020 presidential candidates Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders to Statler and Waldorf from "The Muppets."
Tue, 21 May 2019 15:22:36 GMT
Sophie Turner calls 'Thrones' petition disrespectfulhttps://www.cnn.com/2019/05/21/entertainment/sophie-turner-game-thrones-petition/index.html
Team could be first to 'three-peat' since 2002https://bleacherreport.com/articles/2837231-stephen-curry-warriors-sweep-blazers-advance-to-5th-straight-nba-finals?utm_source=cnn.com&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=editorial
College football player suffers severe spinal injuryhttps://bleacherreport.com/articles/2837166-illinois-de-bobby-roundtree-suffers-severe-spinal-injury-in-swimming-accident?utm_source=cnn.com&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=editorial
Man makes unreal baseball catch during gamehttps://www.cnn.com/videos/sports/2019/05/17/baseball-broadcaster-catches-ball-mxp-vpx.hln
Baseball broadcaster Marc Schwartz was elated when a foul ball flew to the broadcast booth at an Atlantic League game.
Fri, 17 May 2019 18:28:22 GMT
An episode of a kid's show featuring a same-sex wedding won't air in Alabamahttps://www.cnn.com/2019/05/21/us/arthur-alabama-public-television-trnd/index.html
Alabama Public Television says it won't air an episode of the children's show "Arthur" that featured a same-sex marriage.
Tue, 21 May 2019 16:54:56 GMT
Alabama Public Television bans same-sex wedding episodehttps://www.cnn.com/videos/us/2019/05/21/arthur-alabama-public-television-same-sex-gay-marriage-vpx.hln
Alabama Public Television refused to air an episode of children's show "Arthur" that featured a same-sex wedding.
Tue, 21 May 2019 15:15:46 GMT
'Arthur' character came out as gay and got married, and Twitter loved ithttps://www.cnn.com/2019/05/14/us/mr-ratburn-gay-arthur-trnd/index.html
The "Arthur" premiere gave us all the feelings -- not just because the PBS animated series is back for its 22nd season, but because Mr. Ratburn finally got the happy ending he deserves.
Tue, 14 May 2019 09:05:43 GMT
Analysis: Vote on 'Equality Act' shows how Democrats have changedhttps://www.cnn.com/2019/05/21/politics/house-democrats-united-vote-urban-suburban-districts/index.html
The decisive House of Representatives vote last Friday barring discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity marked a milestone in shifting American attitudes toward gay rights. But it also represented a landmark in the evolution of the Democratic Party into an urbanized coalition centered on the voters and communities most comfortable with social and demographic change.
Tue, 21 May 2019 10:00:21 GMT
Coca-Cola is ready to laugh about the New Coke disasterhttps://www.cnn.com/2019/05/21/business/new-coke-stranger-things/index.html
Coca-Cola is hoping a failed product from the 1980s will help it go viral in 2019.
Tue, 21 May 2019 16:07:59 GMT
'Stranger Things' Season 3 excites fans with a sneak-peek cliphttps://www.cnn.com/2019/05/21/entertainment/stranger-things-season-3-clip/index.html
If you're craving the new season of "Stranger Things," this should help ease the wait.
Tue, 21 May 2019 16:45:59 GMT
Coke's Star Wars products look like little droidshttps://www.cnn.com/videos/business/2019/04/13/star-wars-coke-disneyland-galaxys-edge-orig.cnn-business
CNN Business has the first look at the bottles that Coke designed for exclusive use at the new "Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge" land at Disney's theme parks.
Sat, 13 Apr 2019 16:14:23 GMT
Nepal Sherpa breaks own record by climbing Everest 24 timeshttps://www.cnn.com/2019/05/21/asia/nepal-everest-record-scli-intl/index.html
A Nepali mountaineer has broken his own record by climbing Mount Everest an unprecedented 24 times -- completing the last two ascents in the same week.
Tue, 21 May 2019 16:42:36 GMT
'Pulp Fiction': 25 fun facts in honor of the film's 25th anniversaryhttps://www.cnn.com/2019/05/21/entertainment/pulp-fiction-25th-anniversary/index.html
Quoting Ezekiel 25:17 from "Pulp Fiction" will likely get you laughed out of Sunday school class.
Tue, 21 May 2019 10:51:24 GMT
Cooper pokes fun at Trump's relationship with Fox Newshttps://www.cnn.com/videos/politics/2019/05/21/ridiculist-donald-trump-tweets-fox-news-pete-buttigieg-sot-ac360-vpx.cnn
CNN's Anderson Cooper takes jabs at President Trump and Fox News after Trump tweeted about Fox News "wasting airtime" when they held a town hall with Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg.
Tue, 21 May 2019 01:35:39 GMT
World's biggest cave is even bigger than we thoughthttps://www.cnn.com/travel/article/son-doong-cave-vietnam-expedition/index.html
Thanks to discoveries made during a recent expedition in Vietnam, it appears the world's largest cave, Son Doong, is even bigger than previously thought.
Mon, 20 May 2019 01:49:27 GMT
What did Huawei actually do to land in such hot water with the US?https://www.cnn.com/2019/05/20/tech/huawei-us/index.html
Huawei has endured a tenuous relationship with the United States for a decade, reaching a boiling point last week when the Trump administration banned American corporations from doing business with the Chinese company.
Tue, 21 May 2019 00:16:23 GMT
Nike and Adidas to Trump: Tariffs on shoes would be 'catastrophic'https://www.cnn.com/2019/05/20/business/nike-adidas-under-armour-china-trump-tariffs/index.html
Nike, Adidas, Under Armour, Foot Locker and other sneaker brands and retailers told President Donald Trump on Monday that proposed tariffs on imported shoes from China would be "catastrophic" for American consumers.
Mon, 20 May 2019 22:28:30 GMT
America is ready for a gay presidenthttps://www.cnn.com/2019/05/20/opinions/buttigieg-is-america-ready-for-first-gay-president-granderson/index.html
I was at a political fundraiser in 2007, in the company of several deep-pocketed longtime donors. President George W. Bush was near the end of his second term and much of the conversation wasn't about the anemic economy, the wars we were engaged in or the policies of the people vying to take his place.
Tue, 21 May 2019 14:30:30 GMT
Congress should get Trump's tax returnshttps://www.cnn.com/2019/05/17/opinions/congress-should-get-trumps-tax-returns-zeldin-axelrod/index.html
The power of Congress to investigate and obtain documents to carry out its legislative powers and oversight of the executive branch is well established. The Supreme Court has long recognized that Congress' authority to obtain information necessary to conduct oversight and investigations is necessarily broad. In 1975, Chief Justice Warren Burger, reaffirmed that "'the scope of [Congress's] power of inquiry . . . is as penetrating and far-reaching as the potential power to enact and appropriate under the Constitution'" and that, ancillary to Congress's oversight and investigative authority, the "[i]ssuance of subpoenas . . . has long been held to be a legitimate use by Congress of its power to investigate."
Fri, 17 May 2019 23:21:07 GMT
Why 'Game of Thrones' denied us a fairytale endinghttps://www.cnn.com/opinions/live-news/game-of-thrones-season-8-ending-theories-reactions/index.html
Mon, 20 May 2019 16:05:35 GMT
Male politicians who oppose abortion rights are going to face some uncomfortable questionshttps://www.cnn.com/2019/05/20/opinions/male-politicians-who-oppose-abortion-rights-face-uncomfortable-questions-lockhart/index.html
Last week, Alabama passed the most restrictive abortion law in the country. In addition to banning nearly all abortions except in cases where the pregnancy poses a serious health risk to the mother, doctors who perform the procedure can be convicted of a felony and jailed for life.
Mon, 20 May 2019 17:57:38 GMT
Let's praise billionaire Robert F. Smithhttps://www.cnn.com/2019/05/20/opinions/morehouse-student-debt-robert-f-smith-donation-bailey/index.html
While considering the incredible generosity of billionaire philanthropist Robert F. Smith, who announced during a commencement speech that he'd be creating a program to pay off the student loans for every student in Morehouse College's class of 2019, you should also think about this: according to statistics from the Department of Education, 99% of borrowers have been rejected by a federal student loan forgiveness program designed to spur public service and reduce the nation's mountain of student loan debt.
Mon, 20 May 2019 18:05:26 GMT
Secret recording casts harsh light on far righthttps://www.cnn.com/2019/05/19/opinions/austria-freedom-party-scandal-eu-election-andelman/index.html
A secretly recorded video allegedly showing a corrupt far-right politician -- the number two figure in Austria's ruling coalition -- has nearly brought down a government that has been the shining hope of Europe's rising nationalists. The true cost of this scandal will likely be measured next weekend, when Austrians vote in the European parliamentary elections.
Sun, 19 May 2019 21:18:41 GMT
Forget Your 401k if you Own a Home (Do This)https://ck.lendingtree.com/?a=343&c=2920&p=r&s1=partnerbin&mtaid=02C68&ctype=hppaidpartner&cmethod=flexoption&ccreative=forgetyour401k_none&placement_name=hppaidpartner&ad_headline=forgetyour401k&ad_image=none
9 cards charging 0% interest until 2021https://www.comparecards.com/guide/pay-0-interest-until-2021?esourceid=6382186&utm_source=cnn&utm_medium=native&pla=cnn.com&bdst=rv&acqs=prospecting&utm_campaign=hppaidpartner&grp=pay-0-2021&tar=hppaidpartner&utm_content=9+cards+charging+0+interest+until+2021&adt=none
5 Stocks for Building Wealth After 50https://www.fool.com/mms/mark/5-free-stocks?utm_source=cnn&utm_medium=contentmarketing&utm_campaign=5stocks-5wealth&paid=9185&waid=9185&psource=esaccnwdg0210087&wsource=esaccnwdg0210087
Iran refuses Trump's offer of talks unless US shows 'respect'https://www.cnn.com/2019/05/21/middleeast/iran-foreign-minister-mohammed-javad-zarif-intl/index.html
Iran's Foreign Minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, has said his country won't negotiate with President Donald Trump unless the US shows Tehran "respect" by honoring its commitments under the disputed nuclear deal.
Tue, 21 May 2019 14:28:07 GMT
Why hungry Yemenis choose to chewhttps://www.cnn.com/2019/05/21/middleeast/yemen-khat-kiley/index.html
Noon in the Yemen. A sullen hour with the sun at its scorching zenith, the entire country is tense, on the verge of a national itch. When matters of war, and near-famine, fade to irrelevance.
Tue, 21 May 2019 15:10:27 GMT
'House of Cards' actress: 'I had to bring it'https://www.cnn.com/2019/05/20/india/india-diaspora-series-sakina-jaffrey-intl/index.html
Editor's note: The UN estimates that around 17 million people born in India live outside its borders. The group is considered the world's largest migrant population. From the NBA's first Indian-origin player to the descendant of an indentured laborer, CNN spoke to a handful of people born to Indian parents who settled overseas.
Tue, 21 May 2019 15:32:27 GMT
China's latest trade war card not as strong as Beijing thinkshttps://www.cnn.com/2019/05/21/politics/china-us-trade-war-rare-earths-intl/index.html
Tue, 21 May 2019 05:55:43 GMT
Transgender woman who was attacked in April found dead in Dallashttps://www.cnn.com/2019/05/20/us/dallas-transgender-homicide/index.html
A transgender woman whose brutal assault in April was captured on video has been found dead on a Dallas street, police said.
Mon, 20 May 2019 19:04:27 GMT
Prosecutors will ask for death penalty against suspect in Alabama police shootinghttps://www.cnn.com/2019/05/20/us/alabama-police-shooting/index.html
A police officer responding to a domestic disturbance in Auburn, Alabama, late Sunday was shot dead, authorities said.
Mon, 20 May 2019 21:02:54 GMT
Man to plead guilty to stealing endangered lemurhttps://www.cnn.com/2019/05/20/us/california-man-guilty-plea-lemur-theft-trnd/index.html
A California man has agreed to plead guilty to theft after he admitted taking a critically endangered ring-tailed lemur from the Santa Ana Zoo, according to a Department of Justice news release.
Mon, 20 May 2019 19:21:27 GMT
New York might make it illegal to text while walkinghttps://www.cnn.com/2019/05/20/us/new-york-walking-while-texting-trnd/index.html
Crossing the street here can be challenging any time, and you might be even less likely to notice that honking cab or zooming bicyclist if you're looking at your phone.
Tue, 21 May 2019 12:50:21 GMT
Judge blocks Kraft-related spa video from trialhttps://www.cnn.com/2019/05/20/us/robert-kraft-spa-surveillance-video-trial/index.html
In yet another blow to prosecutors, the judge presiding over the case against operators of the Florida day spa at the center of a prostitution sting that ensnared New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft ruled that surveillance video could also not be used in that trial.
Mon, 20 May 2019 22:47:27 GMT
Life as a mixed-race model in Japanhttps://www.cnn.com/style/article/rina-fukushi-japanese-hafu-models/index.html
For 18-year-old model Rina Fukushi, Tokyo is home. But growing up as a mixed-race child in Japan wasn't always easy. With a Japanese-American father and a Filipina mother, Fukushi was one of a growing number of biracial individuals identifying as "hafu" -- a phonetic play on the English word "half."
Thu, 25 Oct 2018 16:21:25 GMT
What was Leonardo da Vinci doing at your age?https://edition.cnn.com/interactive/style/leonardo500/
I.M. Pei, a disarming and determined visionaryhttps://www.cnn.com/style/article/architect-im-pei-legacy/index.html
I.M. Pei, who died Thursday at the age of 102, was an architect of singular vision. One of the great figures of 20th century modernism, he was perhaps best known for his powerful use of geometry. He employed it to create forms and spaces of exquisite refinement, from his glass pyramid at the Louvre in Paris to the East Building of the National Gallery of Art in Washington.
Fri, 17 May 2019 13:02:12 GMT
Crazy history of the 'Back to the Future' carhttps://www.cnn.com/style/article/dmc-delorean/index.html
The unpainted stainless steel body, the gull-wing doors, the rear-mounted engine. When John DeLorean set out to create his own sports car, he knew these features would set it apart from everything else.
Wed, 15 May 2019 08:01:32 GMT
Why Anna Wintour always wears sunglasseshttps://www.cnn.com/style/article/anna-wintour-interview/index.html
Anna Wintour's omnipresent status, crafted over a three-decade-long career at the helm of Vogue, is unrivaled in the fashion industry. Her reputation has transcended that of the magazine she edits, her image -- immaculately sliced bob, sunglasses -- now instantly recognizable in silhouette or line sketch.
Tue, 09 Apr 2019 14:51:57 GMT
How India's political parties got their symbolshttps://www.cnn.com/style/article/india-election-party-symbols/index.html
A ceiling fan, a bungalow, a broom and a mango -- these are just some of unusual symbols Indian voters can expect to see on their ballots as they head to the polls over the coming weeks.
Fri, 12 Apr 2019 04:58:02 GMT
Whitney Houston will have new music and a hologram tourhttps://www.cnn.com/2019/05/21/entertainment/whitney-houston-hologram/index.html
Seven years after she died, Whitney Houston is set to go on tour.
Tue, 21 May 2019 13:22:10 GMT