After 71 years of marriage, a husband and wife die on the same day
After 71 years of marriage, a husband and wife die on the same day

By Leanna Faulk and Jamiel Lynch, CNN In the age of modern relationships and online dating, it's hard to find a love story that genuinely melts your heart and warms your soul.

2 hrs 7 mins ago
If you flush drugs down the toilet, you could be creating 'meth gators,' police in Tennessee say
If you flush drugs down the toilet, you could be creating 'meth gators,' police in Tennessee say

By Leanna Faulk and Jamiel Lynch, CNN A Tennessee police department is warning residents to stop flushing drugs down their toilet and sinks out of fear they could create "meth gators."

4 hrs 23 mins ago
Federal magistrate says Jewish woman should get $14 million from neo-Nazi who orchestrated troll-storm
Federal magistrate says Jewish woman should get $14 million from neo-Nazi who orchestrated troll-storm

By Mallory Simon and Sara Sidner, CNN A federal magistrate in Montana has recommended a neo-Nazi pay more than $14 million in damages to a Jewish woman who was subjected to a troll storm he organized.

4 hrs 53 mins ago
New details emerge in the killing of Kentucky mom Savannah Spurlock
New details emerge in the killing of Kentucky mom Savannah Spurlock

By Christina Maxouris, CNN Savannah Spurlock's naked body, her feet bound with shipping tape, was found in a shallow grave in Garrard County, Kentucky, according to officers who testified Monday at a preliminary...

22 hrs 52 mins ago
Two alleged victims confronted Jeffrey Epstein at his bail hearing
Two alleged victims confronted Jeffrey Epstein at his bail hearing

By Erica Orden, CNN Two women who say they were sexually abused by multimillionaire Jeffrey Epstein confronted him in Manhattan federal court Monday, arguing in the final moments of a two-hour hearing against granting him...

19 hrs 37 mins ago
A man killed his girlfriend and then shared photos of her dead body on a gaming platform, police say
A man killed his girlfriend and then shared photos of her dead body on a gaming platform, police say

By Saeed Ahmed and Scottie Andrew, CNN A recent high school graduate -- who cultivated an online following, particularly among gamers, by posting selfies -- was killed over the weekend

7 hrs 8 mins ago
There's a sobering truth to Trump's racist tweets that we don't like to admit
There's a sobering truth to Trump's racist tweets that we don't like to admit

Analysis by John Blake, CNN President Trump's critics may not like to admit it, but there's an element of truth in the racist tweets he sent this weekend.

7 hrs 38 mins ago
Missing California camper Sheryl Powell found alive by a rescue team after 4-day search
Missing California camper Sheryl Powell found alive by a rescue team after 4-day search

By Amir Vera and Cheri Mossburg, CNN Crews found a Southern California woman and her dog after a four-day search Monday.

14 hrs 22 mins ago
What immigrant advocates advise people to do if ICE comes to their door
What immigrant advocates advise people to do if ICE comes to their door

By AJ Willingham, CNN Immigration authorities have begun a series of raids targeting about 2,000 undocumented immigrants in major cities around the country. These raids, promised by President Donald Trump for weeks now,...

8 hrs 23 mins ago
Paradise welcomes back first family to rebuild their home after the Camp Fire
Paradise welcomes back first family to rebuild their home after the Camp Fire

By David Williams and Amanda Jackson, CNN Paradise, California, is growing again.

8 hrs 23 mins ago
California orders Chevron to 'take all measures' to halt massive spill of oil-water mixture
California orders Chevron to 'take all measures' to halt massive spill of oil-water mixture

By Ryan Prior, CNN About 800,000 gallons of an oil-water mixture has spilled in the last two months at a Chevron operation in the Cymric Oil Field in California's Kern County Canyon.

8 hrs 23 mins ago
Preliminary report shows faulty relay protection system caused NYC power outage
Preliminary report shows faulty relay protection system caused NYC power outage

By Rob Frehse and Taylor Romine, CNN Con Edison blamed their relay protection system Monday for the weekend power outage in New York City, saying the system didn't operate as designed, according to preliminary findings...

8 hrs 23 mins ago
'Doomsday prepper' couple is accused of abusing two victims on their farm for years
'Doomsday prepper' couple is accused of abusing two victims on their farm for years

By Christina Maxouris, CNN A Florida couple is accused of physically and sexually abusing two victims on their farm for years, police said.

July 14th, 5:59 AM EDT
The African American museum founder who was found dead in the trunk of her car had been suffocated, coroner says
The African American museum founder who was found dead in the trunk of her car had been suffocated, coroner says

By Nicole Chavez, CNN Authorities say the founder of an African American museum in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, who was found dead in the trunk of her car last week, had been suffocated.

July 13th, 8:28 PM EDT
Toddler dies after falling into restaurant's grease trap
Toddler dies after falling into restaurant's grease trap

By Alisha Ebrahimji, CNN A 3-year-old boy died after falling into a restaurant grease trap Monday morning in Rochester, New York, police said.

8 hrs 53 mins ago
Hundreds of native Hawaiians gather to protest the construction of a telescope on a sacred mountain
Hundreds of native Hawaiians gather to protest the construction of a telescope on a sacred mountain

By Ryan Prior, CNN Hundreds of protesters have blocked a road leading up to a massive telescope atop Mauna Kea, Hawaii's tallest mountain.

8 hrs 53 mins ago
James Fields, who plowed his car through a crowd at 2017 Charlottesville rally, gets second life sentence
James Fields, who plowed his car through a crowd at 2017 Charlottesville rally, gets second life sentence

By Amir Vera, CNN The man who plowed his car through a crowd of counterprotesters at a "Unite the Right" rally in Charlottesville two years ago, leaving a woman dead, was sentenced to life in prison by a Virginia state...

9 hrs 23 mins ago
Sentencing in GoFundMe scam case delayed until September
Sentencing in GoFundMe scam case delayed until September

By Eric Levenson, CNN The sentencing of a woman who made up a feel-good story and raised more than $400,000 as part of a GoFundMe scam has been delayed until September.

9 hrs 53 mins ago
Calls intensify for Puerto Rican governor's resignation following leaked private chats
Calls intensify for Puerto Rican governor's resignation following leaked private chats

By Leyla Santiago, CNN Calls for Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló to resign are growing after remarks he made in a private group chat were leaked, and more protests are being organized in San Juan.

13 hrs 8 mins ago
Firefighters throw a surprise party for a boy whose house burned down on his birthday
Firefighters throw a surprise party for a boy whose house burned down on his birthday

By Gabriel Kinder, CNN Erick Hill was supposed to spend his 6th birthday celebrating at a cookout with family and friends. Instead, tragedy struck as a fire ripped through his Buffalo home.

10 hrs 38 mins ago
Pernell 'Sweet Pea' Whitaker, legendary boxer, dies after he's hit by a vehicle
Pernell 'Sweet Pea' Whitaker, legendary boxer, dies after he's hit by a vehicle

By Jill Martin and Artemis Moshtaghian, CNN Pernell "Sweet Pea" Whitaker, considered one of the greatest lightweight boxers of all time, died Sunday after he was hit by a vehicle in Virginia, police said.

16 hrs 7 mins ago
Early morning shooting at Baltimore methadone clinic leaves two dead, police officer wounded
Early morning shooting at Baltimore methadone clinic leaves two dead, police officer wounded

By Artemis Moshtaghian and Susan Scutti, CNN Two people were killed and a police officer was wounded in a Monday morning shooting at a methadone clinic in Baltimore, city Police Commissioner Michael Harrison said.

10 hrs 53 mins ago
Nearly two-thirds of Americans oppose D.C. statehood, a Gallup poll finds
Nearly two-thirds of Americans oppose D.C. statehood, a Gallup poll finds

By Leah Asmelash and AJ Willingham, CNN Should the District of Columbia be its own state? A new Gallup poll finds that 64 percent of Americans say no.

11 hrs 38 mins ago
A sunken barge might have saved these Louisiana towns from major flooding
A sunken barge might have saved these Louisiana towns from major flooding

By Michael Nedelman, CNN While officials worked to restore power and remove fallen trees in Assumption Parish on Sunday, one hazard was notably absent in its towns as a major storm pushed north: flooding.

13 hrs 37 mins ago
These Americans share what it feels like to be told: 'Go back to where they came from'
These Americans share what it feels like to be told: 'Go back to where they came from'

By Gianluca Mezzofiore, CNN Over the weekend, President Donald Trump attacked a group of progressive Democratic congresswomen by sarcastically suggesting that "they go back and help fix the totally broken and crime...

14 hrs 52 mins ago
Feds warn UFO enthusiasts against storming Area 51: The military 'stands ready'
Feds warn UFO enthusiasts against storming Area 51: The military 'stands ready'

By Leah Asmelash and Saeed Ahmed , CNN They've got a plan to raid Area 51 and "see them aliens." But what will happen if they actually do it?

15 hrs 37 mins ago
Monica Lewinsky shared the worst career advice she's gotten and, well...
Monica Lewinsky shared the worst career advice she's gotten and, well...

By AJ Willingham, CNN It's okay to chuckle. Monica Lewinsky certainly is.

15 hrs 52 mins ago
Despite widespread flooding, Louisiana was spared the brunt of Barry's wrath. Here's why
Despite widespread flooding, Louisiana was spared the brunt of Barry's wrath. Here's why

By Holly Yan and Hollie Silverman, CNN You can't tell from looking at the streets still under water, but the Gulf Coast got lucky with this storm.

23 hrs 37 mins ago
New Mexico construction worker hailed as hero after catching a baby and toddler from a burning building
New Mexico construction worker hailed as hero after catching a baby and toddler from a burning building

By Amir Vera, CNN Mason Fierro is being hailed as a hero after catching a two-month-old baby girl and a toddler who were dropped from an apartment window during a fire in northeastern Albuquerque Friday.

July 14th, 5:59 PM EDT
5 Things to know for July 15: Trump tweets, Barry, immigration
5 Things to know for July 15: Trump tweets, Barry, immigration

By Doug Criss, CNN Ever wonder why the people in all those historic portraits never smiled? It's partially because for most of human history the open smile has been frowned upon.

20 hrs 37 mins ago
A Texas woman was living with her dead mother for three years
A Texas woman was living with her dead mother for three years

By Christina Maxouris, CNN A 47-year-old Texas woman has been arrested after authorities discovered she and her daughter had been living in a house with her mother's corpse, police said.

21 hrs 52 mins ago
The remains of a Native American woman who went missing in October have been found
The remains of a Native American woman who went missing in October have been found

By Sara Weisfeldt and Hollie Silverman, CNN The remains of a Native American woman from Washington who went missing in 2018 have been found, according to a statement from the Yakima County Coroner's Office.

23 hrs 7 mins ago
She FaceTimed her mom after a night out and then vanished. Her remains were found 6 months later
She FaceTimed her mom after a night out and then vanished. Her remains were found 6 months later

By Christina Maxouris, CNN In the early morning hours of January 5, Savannah Spurlock FaceTimed her mother for the last time.

23 hrs 22 mins ago
Barry weakens to a tropical depression, but authorities still warn of dangerous flooding
Barry weakens to a tropical depression, but authorities still warn of dangerous flooding

By Holly Yan, Natasha Chen and Darran Simon, CNN Joseph Colbert felt a sense of gratitude as he surveyed the damage to his Louisiana mobile home after Tropical Storm Barry shattered windows and peeled the roof.

July 14th, 5:29 AM EDT
Police release video of officer fatally shooting California teen 'in shooting stance'
Police release video of officer fatally shooting California teen 'in shooting stance'

By Jay Croft, CNN Police in Fullerton, California, have released video of an officer fatally shooting a 17-year-old driver after a traffic incident earlier this month, and say she was holding the replica of a handgun in a...

July 14th, 11:59 PM EDT
'I even cry wondering if I will walk the streets again.' A mother describes the cold reality of evading ICE
'I even cry wondering if I will walk the streets again.' A mother describes the cold reality of evading ICE

By Rosa Flores, CNN Francisca Lino looked out her bedroom window at about 11:10 p.m. Friday. The street looked like it always did at that time of night, a few vehicles parked on a well-lit street in the heart of...

July 14th, 10:59 PM EDT
Charles Levin, Hollywood actor, found dead
Charles Levin, Hollywood actor, found dead

By Darran Simon, CNN Authorities in Oregon believe they have found the remains of Charles Levin, an actor who appeared in television series like "Seinfeld" and "LA Law." He was 70 years old, according to IMDb.

July 14th, 10:14 PM EDT
The show must go on! Broadway musicals took their act to the street during the NYC blackout
The show must go on! Broadway musicals took their act to the street during the NYC blackout

By Leah Asmelash and Chelsea J. Carter, CNN The show must go on in New York, even if parts of Manhattan have lost power, forcing the evacuation of Broadway theaters and sending tens of thousands of people onto darkened...

July 14th, 3:44 PM EDT
A former UK officer was convicted of rape on a Tinder date, but his victim says trauma is a 'life sentence'
A former UK officer was convicted of rape on a Tinder date, but his victim says trauma is a 'life sentence'

By Emanuella Grinberg, CNNPhotographs by Jessica Tezak for CNN Kaitlin Hurley shook her head in quiet disbelief as the defense attorney made one last attempt to save her rapist from a lengthy sentence.

July 13th, 10:28 PM EDT
Yes, Djokovic just celebrated his Wimbledon win by eating a handful of grass. Here's why
Yes, Djokovic just celebrated his Wimbledon win by eating a handful of grass. Here's why

By Michelle Lou, CNN After a grueling Wimbledon final, Novak Djokovic savored his win over Roger Federer with a celebratory snack: some grass from the court.

July 14th, 3:29 PM EDT
Colorado Theater Shooting Fast Facts
Colorado Theater Shooting Fast Facts

CNN Library Here is a look at the July 20, 2012, movie theater shooting in Aurora, Colorado. Twelve people were killed and 70 injured. On July 16, 2015, James Holmes was found guilty on all 165 counts against him: 24...

July 14th, 2:14 PM EDT
2019 Atlantic Hurricane Season Fast Facts
2019 Atlantic Hurricane Season Fast Facts

CNN Library Here is a look at the 2019 Atlantic hurricane season.

July 11th, 7:13 PM EDT
First Moon Landing Fast Facts
First Moon Landing Fast Facts

CNN Library Here's a look at the first moon landing on July 20, 1969. The moon landing was watched by an estimated 600 million people around the world.

July 14th, 2:14 PM EDT
The $198 million Powerball jackpot has a winner in Tennessee
The $198 million Powerball jackpot has a winner in Tennessee

By Michelle Lou, CNN If you recently purchased a lottery ticket in Tennessee, you might want to check your numbers.

July 14th, 12:59 PM EDT
Green Beret who served in Iraq and Afghanistan dies in combat in Afghanistan
Green Beret who served in Iraq and Afghanistan dies in combat in Afghanistan

By Eric Levenson and Jamie Crawford, CNN A Green Beret who served multiple tours in Iraq and Afghanistan died Saturday during combat operations in Afghanistan, according to US Army special operations spokesman Lt. Col....

July 14th, 11:14 AM EDT
Manhattan power is back on hours later as governor calls outage unacceptable
Manhattan power is back on hours later as governor calls outage unacceptable

By Faith Karimi and Steve Almasy, CNN Power was fully restored in New York early Sunday after an outage left parts of the city in darkness for hours, leaving thousands trapped in subway cars and elevators, and people...

July 14th, 12:28 AM EDT
A teenage girl on a boogie board is bitten by a shark in Florida
A teenage girl on a boogie board is bitten by a shark in Florida

By Hollie Silverman, CNN A 16-year-old girl suffered bites to her foot and ankle after a shark attacked her in Florida, authorities said.

July 14th, 5:14 AM EDT
The Española chile pepper will be the first fruiting plant NASA grows in space
The Española chile pepper will be the first fruiting plant NASA grows in space

By Sophie Sherry and Saeed Ahmed, CNN It's one small step for man, one giant leap for chile peppers.

July 14th, 4:44 AM EDT
Shark Awareness Day facts to make you rethink 'Jaws'
Shark Awareness Day facts to make you rethink 'Jaws'

By Erin Davis and Katherine Dillinger, CNN Let's be honest: Sharks seem like the closest you can get to real-life blockbuster monsters.

July 14th, 4:44 AM EDT
How the city that never sleeps kept going when the lights went out
How the city that never sleeps kept going when the lights went out

By Madeline Holcombe, CNN A city known for its bright lights went dark on Saturday night.

July 14th, 2:44 AM EDT
On the exact same day 42 years ago, a New York power outage turned into a crime rampage
On the exact same day 42 years ago, a New York power outage turned into a crime rampage

By Christina Maxouris, CNN On July 13, New York City went dark.

July 14th, 1:59 AM EDT
New York's power is coming back after Manhattan spent hours in the dark
New York's power is coming back after Manhattan spent hours in the dark

By Steve Almasy, CNN Power was starting to come back to parts of New York on a warm Saturday night as ConEdison restored electrical service on the west side of Manhattan after widespread power outages canceled shows and...

July 13th, 7:28 PM EDT
Barry moves deeper into Louisiana with more rain on the way
Barry moves deeper into Louisiana with more rain on the way

By Dakin Andone, Michael Nedelman and Natasha Chen, CNN Tropical Storm Barry moved deeper inland Saturday night, dumping heavy rain and overtopping levees in areas along the Louisiana coastline.

July 13th, 4:58 AM EDT
Man accused of hurling incendiary devices at Washington ICE facility fatally shot by police
Man accused of hurling incendiary devices at Washington ICE facility fatally shot by police

By Ray Sanchez, CNN An armed man was fatally shot early Saturday during a confrontation with police after he hurled incendiary devices at a Washington state immigration detention center, Tacoma police said.

July 13th, 4:58 PM EDT
A city in South Dakota has dozens of presidential statues. Now, there's one of Barack Obama
A city in South Dakota has dozens of presidential statues. Now, there's one of Barack Obama

By Nicole Chavez, CNN Former President Barack Obama is joining a "City of Presidents" in western South Dakota.

July 13th, 6:43 PM EDT
Serena Williams says the day she stops fighting for equality 'will be the day I'm in my grave'
Serena Williams says the day she stops fighting for equality 'will be the day I'm in my grave'

By Leah Asmelash and Nadeem Muaddi, CNN Serena Williams just lost the Wimbledon final, but that won't stop her from fighting another battle -- against inequality.

July 13th, 5:58 PM EDT
This baby was born on 7-Eleven Day at 7:11 pm, weighing 7 pounds and 11 ounces
This baby was born on 7-Eleven Day at 7:11 pm, weighing 7 pounds and 11 ounces

By Leah Asmelash and Nadeem Muaddi, CNN 7-Eleven Day typically means free Slurpees for everyone, but this year's celebration turned out more special than usual for one Missouri family.

July 13th, 4:43 PM EDT
A sorority canceled its convention because of Hurricane Barry. Members donated 17,000 meals to storm victims
A sorority canceled its convention because of Hurricane Barry. Members donated 17,000 meals to storm victims

By Michelle Lou, CNN As Hurricane Barry approached Louisiana, Delta Sigma Theta sorority scrambled Friday to wrap up its national convention early to escape the storm's impacts in New Orleans.

July 13th, 2:28 PM EDT
Meet Abby, the 22-year-old who wants to be the first astronaut on Mars
Meet Abby, the 22-year-old who wants to be the first astronaut on Mars

By Ashley Strickland, CNN When Abigal Harrison was 5 years old, she remembers standing in her backyard on a cold winter Minnesota night when the air was clear, looking up at the night sky with an overwhelming sense of awe...

July 13th, 2:58 AM EDT
Pennsylvania missionary arrested for allegedly abusing children at an orphanage in Kenya
Pennsylvania missionary arrested for allegedly abusing children at an orphanage in Kenya

By Faith Karimi, CNN A Pennsylvania man has been arrested and charged with sexually abusing children at an orphanage he founded in Kenya, federal officials said.

July 13th, 3:43 AM EDT
Here's how storms and hurricanes get their memorable names
Here's how storms and hurricanes get their memorable names

By Christina Maxouris, CNN A hurricane may seem less threatening it when it's called "Barry."

July 13th, 5:13 AM EDT
Tyler Skaggs' mother threw out the first pitch. Then his teammates threw a no-hitter
Tyler Skaggs' mother threw out the first pitch. Then his teammates threw a no-hitter

By Madeline Holcombe, CNN On the eve of what would have been pitcher Tyler Skaggs' 28th birthday, the Los Angeles Angels threw a combined no-hitter.

July 13th, 1:13 AM EDT
On National French Fry Day, your questions about fries, answered
On National French Fry Day, your questions about fries, answered

By Erin Davis and Christina Kline, CNN From curly to crinkle-cut, shoestring to steak, poutine to disco, July 13 is about celebrating one of the most popular side dishes in the world.

July 13th, 2:58 AM EDT
Maui residents can go home, but wildfire persists
Maui residents can go home, but wildfire persists

By Faith Karimi and Joe Sutton, CNN Maui residents who evacuated their homes because of a wildfire can return, Maui County announced Friday on Facebook.

July 12th, 2:13 AM EDT
Two men are arrested after attacking their mother's killer in court
Two men are arrested after attacking their mother's killer in court

By Amir Vera and Rebekah Riess, CNN A brawl broke out in a Mahoning County, Ohio, court as two brothers attacked the man convicted of killing their mother.

July 12th, 9:58 PM EDT

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