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The President defends his racist attacks on US congresswomen of color, suggesting they can leave the country


Thursday January 01, 1970

Sen. Graham calls congresswomen communists

Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham, one of President Donald Trump's strongest allies on Capitol Hill, declined on Monday to condemn the President over his racist tweets against several minority members of Congress, instead calling them a "bunch of communists."

Monday July 15, 2019

GOP senators dodge CNN reporter's questions about Trump

Senators Lamar Alexander (R-TN) and Richard Shelby (R-AL) decline to condemn President Trump after his racist attacks on several Democratic congresswomen.

Tuesday July 16, 2019

Which GOP lawmakers have condemned Trump's tweet

Lawmakers are returning to Congress on Monday following a racist series of tweets from President Donald Trump aimed at four Democratic lawmakers, and Republican leaders as well as rank-and-file members are feeling the pressure to weigh in on the President's comments.

Tuesday July 16, 2019

Opinion: Why Trump's racist dog whistle won't work this time

Donald Trump's grandfather, Friedrich Trump, was born in Kallstadt, Germany, and emigrated to the United States as a teenager. (According to one historian, he was thrown out of his country of birth for failing to perform mandatory military service.) Now Friedrich's grandson has become President of the United States, and is trying to fuel a re-election campaign by stoking nativist resentment.

Monday July 15, 2019

Twitter says Trump's racist tweets don't break its rules

President Trump's weekend tweets in which he used racist language to attack four progressive Democratic congresswomen are not against Twitter's rules, a company spokesperson told CNN Business Monday — a conclusion apparently contradicted by Twitter's written policies.

Tuesday July 16, 2019

Fox News hosts laugh off Trump's racist attacks on Dems

Fox News hosts laughed and called a racist series of Tweets from President Trump "comedic" when reacting to the President's suggestion that Democratic congresswomen should "go back and help fix the totally broken and crime infested places from which they came."

Monday July 15, 2019

Pelosi says House will take up resolution following Trump's 'xenophobic tweets'

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Monday said that Republican lawmakers "must join" Democrats in "condemning the President's xenophobic tweets" and urged Democrats to support a resolution put forward by House Democratic lawmakers.

Monday July 15, 2019

Analysis: Here's the truly amazing way Donald Trump defended his racist tweets

President Donald Trump offered a very, uh, interesting explanation Monday for why his racist tweets over the weekend urging four Democratic congresswomen of color to leave the country weren't, in fact, racist: He's not the only one who feels that way.

Tuesday July 16, 2019

Security reports reveal how Assange turned an embassy into a command post for election meddling

New documents obtained exclusively by CNN reveal that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange received in-person deliveries, potentially of hacked materials related to the 2016 US election, during a series of suspicious meetings at the Ecuadorian Embassy in London.

Tuesday July 16, 2019

Ken Cuccinelli on Trump's racist tweets: 'So what?'

CNN's Alisyn Camerota pressed Acting Director of the US Citizenship and Immigration Services Ken Cuccinelli about President Trump's racist tweets directed at Democratic congresswomen.

Monday July 15, 2019

70 current and former US border employees connected to Facebook groups with lewd and mocking posts

Internal investigators for US Customs and Border Protection have identified 70 individuals, 62 of which are current employees, who are connected with inappropriate or derogatory posts or the Facebook groups that had such posts, they announced Monday.

Tuesday July 16, 2019

Ken Cuccinelli: Coverage of raids shows how far we've fallen

CNN's Jake Tapper spoke to the acting director of US Citizenship and Immigration Services Ken Cuccinelli about the ICE raids on undocumented immigrants set to begin today.

Monday July 15, 2019

Feds warn UFO enthusiasts against storming Area 51: The military 'stands ready'

They've got a plan to raid Area 51 and "see them aliens." But what will happen if they actually do it?

Monday July 15, 2019

Analysis: Biden just made a giant gamble on health care

Joe Biden is making a very big bet on the status quo.

Monday July 15, 2019

Calls intensify for Puerto Rican governor's resignation following leaked private chats

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.

Monday July 15, 2019

Susan Rice condemns Chinese diplomat as 'racist disgrace'

Former national security adviser Susan Rice condemned a Chinese diplomat as "a racist disgrace" following incendiary tweets by the envoy.

Monday July 15, 2019

Man confesses to murdering US scientist Suzanne Eaton in Crete

A 27-year-old man has confessed to killing US scientist Suzanne Eaton on the Greek island of Crete, a police spokesperson told CNN Monday.

Tuesday July 16, 2019

Pink responds to criticism over her kids running through Holocaust memorial

Pink had some strong words for those trying to mom-shame her after a photo she posted on Instagram Sunday elicited some critical comments.

Monday July 15, 2019

Hollywood actor Charles Levin is found dead

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.

Monday July 15, 2019

Iran's nuclear deal breach not significant, EU chief says

The European Union's foreign policy chief has said that none of the signatory parties to the Iran nuclear deal believe that the country's breach of the agreement are "significant."

Tuesday July 16, 2019

J. Lo: I am heartbroken and devastated

Thousands of fans attending a Jennifer Lopez concert at Madison Square Garden were left in the dark after a power outage struck parts of Manhattan.

Sunday July 14, 2019

A sunken barge might have saved these Louisiana towns from major flooding

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.

Monday July 15, 2019

More of Notre Dame could still collapse

CNN's Jim Bittermann reports on the Notre Dame restoration efforts in Paris. The cathedral suffered a fire in April 2019 and is slated to be restored by 2024.

Monday July 15, 2019

Missing 9-year-old girl, whose disappearance gripped China, found dead

A 9-year-old Chinese girl's mysterious weeklong disappearance came to a tragic end Sunday after authorities confirmed her lifeless body had been found in the East China Sea.

Monday July 15, 2019

Sons attack their mother's killer in courtroom brawl

Two sons of a murder victim charged at her killer during his court sentencing. Dale Williams pleaded guilty to the murder of his ex-girlfriend, Elizabeth Pledger-Stewart.

Saturday July 13, 2019

Why some Amazon workers are going on strike on Prime Day

At a time of rising activism among workers, some Amazon employees are using Prime Day to protest their pay, working conditions and a range of other issues.

Monday July 15, 2019

Boxing legend dies after being hit by a vehicle


Thursday January 01, 1970

A 'wake-up' call: Your health before age 40 is tied to heart risks later in life

Having higher-than-normal cholesterol and blood pressure levels before age 40 can raise your risk of heart disease later in life more than you might think, according to a new study.

Monday July 15, 2019

Woman lived with her dead mom's body for 3 years


Thursday January 01, 1970

Construction workers answer cry for help

Two men are being hailed for their bravery in helping to rescue a baby and a toddler who were dropped from a burning building.

Tuesday July 16, 2019

He was castrated for being gay. Now he's the face of UK's £50 note

Alan Turing, a crack code-breaker and visionary mathematician who was convicted under Victorian-era homophobic laws, will be the face of Britain's new £50 note.

Monday July 15, 2019

Goodwill employee makes a startling find

An associate at a Goodwill in Tucson, Arizona, came across a Purple Heart medal. It has now been returned to the family of the US Navy member it was awarded to.

Monday July 15, 2019

The hidden cost of America's addiction to fast, free shipping

Search. Compare options. Click buy. Look out for a package on your doorstep the next day, or even that same day, without ever having to get in your car. The mail truck comes by and drops off your order with a bunch of others, probably on a route she would've been driving anyway, no extra trip needed. Totally green, right?

Monday July 15, 2019

Moment a KFC explodes is caught on camera

A KFC restaurant in Eden, North Carolina, was destroyed by a suspected gas explosion. No one was injured and the cause is being investigated.

Monday July 15, 2019

Canada releases a Canada-shaped coin

Step aside America, Canada just reinvented the coin.

Tuesday July 16, 2019

Jellyfish the size of a human spotted by divers

A giant jellyfish the size of a human has stunned a diver off the south-western coast of England.

Tuesday July 16, 2019

A teenage girl on a boogie board is bitten by a shark in Florida

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

Monday July 15, 2019

Watch a giant squid caught on camera

A team of scientists deployed a camera into the depths of the ocean to catch a rare glimpse of a giant squid.

Monday June 24, 2019

A shark was swallowed whole during a rarely seen deep-sea feast

Perhaps the old saying is true: You are what you eat.

Thursday July 11, 2019

Is this a new type of jellyfish in the Indian Ocean?

In the deepest chasms of the Indian Ocean, a mysterious new creature's been spotted, potentially for the first time.

Thursday April 18, 2019

Here are the best deals (so far!) for Amazon Prime Day 2019


Thursday January 01, 1970

Get an Echo for under $15 this Prime Day


Thursday January 01, 1970

10 great deals from Walmart's massive summer sale


Thursday January 01, 1970

Here are our favorite Prime Day 2019 Lightning Deals


Thursday January 01, 1970

20 of the best deals from Nordstrom's Anniversary Sale


Thursday January 01, 1970

Monica Lewinsky shares the worst career advice she's gotten

It's okay to chuckle. Monica Lewinsky certainly is.

Monday July 15, 2019

Scarlett Johansson, slammed for playing minority characters, faces more criticism

Scarlett Johansson reignited debate about Hollywood actors playing characters of other races, genders and sexual orientations after saying she should be allowed to play "any person, or any tree, or any animal."

Monday July 15, 2019

Man soars over Bastille Day crowds on flyboard

A man shows off cutting-edge tech as he hovers over the crowd on a jet-powered flying board during the Bastille Day celebrations.

Monday July 15, 2019

Search for missing camper and her dog continues in California

Search and rescue crews continued Monday to search Inyo National Forest for a Southern California woman and her dog who were reported missing.

Monday July 15, 2019

Time may be running out for Victoria's Secret

It's no secret that fewer people are buying bras, panties and other intimate apparel at Victoria's Secret. The company's sales have been sliding for a while, and one Wall Street analyst thinks time may be running out for the retailer's parent company, L Brands, to fix it.

Monday July 15, 2019

Chipotle stock has fully recovered from its E. coli problems

Chipotle's comeback from its E. coli nightmare of 2015 and early 2016 is now complete. Shares of Chipotle hit a new all-time high Monday for the first time since August 2015.

Monday July 15, 2019

As he divides us, Trump betrays his country and his family

The way Donald Trump talks and tweets about immigrants, you'd almost think he forgot that his mother and two of his own grandparents emigrated to the United States from abroad, and that their struggles -- and troubles -- weren't so different from those experienced by the people he blithely condemns today.

Monday July 15, 2019

This should really worry Trump and GOP for 2020

The headline-grabbing Democratic infighting between Speaker Nancy Pelosi and the high-profile progressive Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (AOC), D-New York, must be bringing joy to President Donald Trump and the GOP.

Monday July 15, 2019

The slave trader who TN governor is honoring


Monday July 15, 2019

I was raped and broken. So I picked up my camera

Rosem Morton was raped one year ago on July 15. She turned to photography to help her process her pain and regain her voice.

Thursday January 01, 1970

Rep. Omar: We must confront white nationalism

Just over two weeks ago, we watched in horror after a man walked into Chabad of Poway synagogue in California and opened fire on worshippers, killing 60-year-old Lori Gilbert Kaye and injuring three others. The attack on the synagogue took place on Shabbat, the holiest day of the week, and Acharon Shel Pesach -- the final day of Passover.

Tuesday May 14, 2019

Dumb moves by Democrats

Many conservatives cheered as President Donald Trump pursued adding a question about American citizenship back into the Census forms that will be delivered nationwide next year. It seems common sense that a nation would want to know how many citizens it has, after all.

Saturday July 13, 2019

Refinance rates at 3.018% APR. Do you qualify?


Thursday January 01, 1970

8 cards charging 0% interest until 2021


Thursday January 01, 1970

5 stocks for building wealth after 50


Thursday January 01, 1970

China holds drills in Taiwan Strait and calls for sanctions against US companies

China held military drills off the coast of Taiwan as tensions rise between Beijing and Washington over US support for the island that China views as a part of its territory.

Monday July 15, 2019

Europe's likely next president may need far-right votes to win

Germany's Ursula von der Leyen is on the verge of succeeding Jean-Claude Juncker to become the European Commission's first female president on Tuesday -- if leaders of the 28 EU member states have their way.

Monday July 15, 2019

India now produces world's cheapest solar power

Indian startup ReNew Power has raised more than $1 billion in funds this year alone for its wind and solar business.

Monday July 15, 2019

Hong Kong's summer of dissent: After five weeks of protest, where to next?

Hong Kong's summer of dissent is showing no sign of abating.

Monday July 15, 2019

ICE has begun raids to round up undocumented immigrants, official says

Immigration authorities have begun conducting raids, a senior administration official said Sunday, in an operation expected to target about 2,000 undocumented immigrants ordered by courts to be removed from the country.

Monday July 15, 2019

How the city that never sleeps kept going when the lights went out

• Jennifer Lopez: I am heartbroken and devastated • Photos of the Manhattan power outage • Here's what actors did when the power went out on Broadway

Sunday July 14, 2019

'Doomsday prepper' couple is accused of abusing two victims on their farm for years

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

Sunday July 14, 2019

The Española chile pepper will be the first fruiting plant NASA grows in space

It's one small step for man, one giant leap for chile peppers.

Sunday July 14, 2019