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05/22/2017 01:01 AM
Having pitched himself as a 'mediator,' Trump to tackle Israeli-Palestinian conflict on second leg of his trip

05/21/2017 04:17 PM
Neither Israelis nor Palestinians expect much from Trump visit
When US President Donald Trump travels from Jerusalem to Bethlehem on Tuesday for the final leg of his fact-finding mission to the Middle East, you can be sure he won't be taking the bus.

05/21/2017 09:49 PM
Trump's new tune on Islam unconvincing, experts in Mideast say
President Donald Trump's speech Sunday will likely be met with skepticism and frustration in the Muslim world, according to experts in the Middle East who said his sudden shift in tone on Islam was unconvincing.

05/18/2017 05:06 PM
Jimmy Carter's advice for Trump
Former US President Jimmy Carter shares his advice for negotiating peace between Israel and Palestine ahead of Donald Trump's trip to the Middle East.

05/21/2017 09:22 PM
Netanyahu: All government ministers must attend Trump's arrival
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has demanded his government ministers attend the arrival ceremony of US President Donald Trump on Monday morning after several of them said they were going to skip it, according to the office of one of the ministers.

05/22/2017 12:19 AM
Trump budget expected to include $800B in Medicaid cuts
Donald Trump's budget that is expected to be unveiled on Tuesday will include $800 billion in cuts to Medicaid -- a move that underscores the President's resolve to significantly downsize the federal program even as Republican lawmakers are clashing over the issue in Congress.

05/20/2017 09:27 PM
Roger Stone: This makes me want to puke
As President Donald Trump celebrated what he called a "tremendous" first day in Saudi Arabia, his onetime campaign adviser and longtime confidante Roger Stone expressed nothing but aversion for the Gulf nation and parts of the President's trip.

05/22/2017 12:45 AM
Group of Notre Dame graduates walk out over Pence speech
A group of Notre Dame graduates walked out of their graduation ceremony Sunday in protest against Vice President Mike Pence and his policies.

05/22/2017 02:50 AM
Santorum: Trump team not organized to collude
Former presidential candidate Rick Santorum gives his take on allegations of collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia, saying he would be "stunned" if they were organized enough to collude with anybody.

05/21/2017 10:07 PM
Chicago launches campaign in response to Trump's immigration policies
The city of Chicago is launching a campaign in response to President Donald Trump's threats to cut off funding for sanctuary cities.

05/21/2017 09:29 PM
US deportation fears push immigrants north

05/21/2017 04:32 PM
Bergen: Real reason Saudis rolled out the red carpet
Imagine Houston run by an efficient version of the Taliban, and you get an approximation of what it is like to live in Riyadh, the Saudi capital.

05/21/2017 01:53 PM
Melania gets rave reviews in Saudi press
First lady Melania Trump's fashion choices got rave reviews in local Saudi Arabian press Sunday, despite forgoing the customary headscarf.

05/22/2017 01:31 AM
North Korea fires ballistic missile
North Korea fired an unidentified projectile from areas near Pukchang in North Korea, according to a press release by South Korean military's Joint Chiefs of Staff.

05/20/2017 03:56 PM
Comey's dad: Trump was 'scared to death'
The father of former FBI Director James Comey says his son was fired because President Donald Trump was "scared to death of him."

05/21/2017 09:54 PM
Billy Bush: 'I wish I had changed the topic' when talking with Trump

05/21/2017 10:33 AM
Trump compliments leader's shoes
Moments after Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi complimented President Donald Trump on his "unique personality that is capable of doing the impossible," Trump exchanged pleasantries back, praising el Sisi's shoes.

05/21/2017 07:26 PM
Why Trump's No. 2 donor doesn't ask for much
He doesn't demand the President hire his right-hand people. He doesn't ask aspirants to genuflect en route to his palatial home. He didn't even attend the inauguration.

05/21/2017 07:59 AM
Ex-NFL player to become a neurosurgeon
When Myron Rolle, 30, begins his neurosurgery residency at Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital in June, he will be making history.

05/22/2017 01:22 AM
Reports: Ford replacing CEO with another exec

05/21/2017 10:58 PM
Sea lion grabs girl, pulls her in
Some tourists in British Columbia got a bit of a scare when a sea lion grabbed a little girl and dragged her into the water.

05/22/2017 02:42 AM
Driver badly hurt in crash at Indy 500 qualifier

05/22/2017 02:42 AM
NBAer's family receiving death threats

05/22/2017 02:42 AM
College football player critical after stabbing

05/21/2017 07:20 PM
Out of work acrobat seeks job. Very flexible!

05/21/2017 11:02 PM
'Twin Peaks' return piques curiosity
The following contains spoilers about the "Twin Peaks" premiere.

05/21/2017 06:45 PM
Water breaches 'Doomsday' vault entrance

05/22/2017 01:51 AM
Syria withdraws 'Doomsday' seeds (2015)
Syria is asking to withdraw some of its seed samples from a vault designed to protect vital crops through an apocalypse. CNN's Arwa Damon reports.

04/04/2017 05:52 PM
What the 'doomsday' vault seeks to protect
Deep inside an abandoned mine on the Arctic island of Svalbard, some 650 miles (1,046 km) from the North Pole, a mysterious new library has opened its doors.

04/13/2017 04:41 AM
How the 1% are preparing for the apocalypse
Say "doomsday bunker" and most people would imagine a concrete room filled with cots and canned goods.

05/20/2017 02:17 AM
Moss is turning Antarctica's icy landscape green
Antarctica is home to ice, penguins and -- thanks to climate change -- rapidly increasing levels of moss, scientists say.

02/26/2016 03:00 PM
Pollinators face extinction, study says
Bees, birds, butterflies and beetles are among a growing list of pollinator species in jeopardy of global extinction, a United Nations study warns, a trend that could threaten the world's food supply.

05/19/2017 01:55 PM
What you might have missed this week
Grab a cup of coffee and settle in. Here are some pieces you may have missed in a busy news week:

05/20/2017 06:48 AM
Cillizza: Don't forget what happened at Turkish ambassador's house
On Tuesday afternoon, President Donald Trump and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan huddled at the White House -- and then gave a joint press conference.

05/21/2017 02:51 PM
Venezuela begins to unravel
Massive demonstrations, violence and a rising death toll marked 50 consecutive days of anti-government protests in Venezuela.

05/19/2017 04:43 PM
Nevada bans conversion therapy
Nevada this week became the eight state to ban conversion therapy, a practice in which mental health professionals try to change the sexual orientation of individuals who identify as gay or lesbian.

05/21/2017 09:35 PM
'Mom' ditches Emmy campaign to donate to Planned Parenthood
CBS's "Mom" put its plans for an Emmy campaign on hold in support of Planned Parenthood.

05/17/2017 10:02 PM
Friend reveals what Obama said about Trump
While President Donald Trump is embroiled in controversy -- with regularity -- Barack and Michelle Obama are enjoying a less-harried lifestyle these days, at least according to the cover story in the new issue of People magazine.

05/18/2017 06:23 PM
Tillerson: US is to blame for Mexico's drug woes
If there was a single theme to emerge from today's second go at joint Cabinet-level meetings with the Mexican government, it came across stunningly loud and clear: That the real heart of Mexico's ongoing, bloody battle with hard drug production, organized crime and murder lies firmly in the United States.

05/19/2017 03:51 PM
State AGs challenge Jeff Sessions
More than a dozen state attorneys general sent US Attorney General Jeff Sessions a letter Thursday asking him to rescind criminal charging guidance he sent to prosecutors last week.

05/19/2017 02:04 PM
Trump seeks to undo Obama's prison plan
The Obama administration planned to reduce the number of non-US offenders housed in federal private prisons.

05/22/2017 02:53 AM
Top moments from Billboard Music Awards
Drake wins a record number of awards, while Cher and Celine Dion deliver nostalgic blasts at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards.

05/19/2017 10:43 AM
The week in 26 photos
Take a look at 26 photos of the week from May 12 through May 18.

05/20/2017 11:35 AM
Pippa Middleton's royal-ish wedding
Royalty and celebrities gathered Saturday to watch as Philippa Charlotte "Pippa" Middleton, the younger sister of Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, married millionaire hedge fund manager, James Matthews, in Englefield, England.

05/21/2017 03:01 AM
'SNL' ends season with big reveal
While hosting "Saturday Night Live" for the fifth time, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson announced a 2020 presidential campaign bid with Tom Hanks as his running mate.

05/19/2017 12:28 PM
What it's like to fly this $2 million personal jet

05/22/2017 02:42 AM
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05/19/2017 09:02 AM
A record 107 million Americans have car loans
Americans went on a massive shopping spree for cars and trucks in recent years. Many paid for their vehicles by taking out a loan.

05/05/2017 05:19 PM
Here's how Trump will spend your tax dollars
Ever wonder just how much of your tax bill goes towards defense, health care, and foreign aid? Christine Romans breaks down where your tax dollars go.

05/21/2017 07:42 PM
Trump's doublespeak in Saudi Arabia
If there's one thing we've learned about Donald Trump, it is that he has no qualms about contradicting himself to get what he wants. In Saudi Arabia, he wanted a $110 billion arms deal -- not to promote peace and tolerance, as he later proclaimed in his Sunday speech.

05/21/2017 02:33 PM
How 'SNL' got under Trump's skin
"Saturday Night Live's" season finale opened with Alec Baldwin as Donald Trump, singing the classic Leonard Cohen song, "Hallelujah." I bet the real Trump was also saying "hallelujah" as this show's season came to a close.

05/21/2017 12:31 PM
Are these the players who control Trump's fate?
In seven tumultuous days President Trump went from focusing on how the Senate would handle health care and tax cuts -- and preparing for his first trip overseas -- to learning he would face a special counsel, Robert Mueller, investigating contacts between Trump campaign aides and Russia. By the end of the week, some were even discussing the possibility of impeachment.

05/19/2017 09:52 PM
Obstruction of justice case just took quantum leap

05/20/2017 02:31 PM
There are lots of ways to get to impeachment
President Donald Trump reportedly told former FBI Director James Comey, referring to the investigation into the activities of former national security adviser Michael Flynn, that he hoped Comey would "let it go," according to a contemporaneous memo authored by Comey.

05/20/2017 05:48 PM
Bell: What I learned from Muslims in small towns
There's no religion in this country that is more misunderstood, mis-categorized, and misidentified than Islam. Whether it is Sikh men in turbans being attacked because people believe they are Muslims (HINT: They are not), or so-called liberal allies encouraging Muslim women who wear hijab to "liberate" themselves by taking it off, or all the confusion and fear around Sharia, halal meat, and Muslim-American sports heroes, we have a lot to learn. I'm looking at you, President Trump.

05/22/2017 02:42 AM
2017 Mortgage Rates now at 3.12% APR (15 yr.)

05/22/2017 02:42 AM
Getting ready to sell? Find out what your home is worth now

05/22/2017 02:42 AM
2 absurd cards now offer 0% intro APR until 2019

05/21/2017 03:33 PM
Reince Priebus returning to Washington after Saudi visit
White House chief of staff Reince Priebus will return to Washington after President Donald Trump wraps up his visit to Saudi Arabia, the first stop on his foreign trip.

05/21/2017 08:24 PM
Politicians knock Trump on human rights promotion
Politicians from both parties knocked President Donald Trump on Sunday for not making a forceful case for human rights during a speech in Saudi Arabia.

05/19/2017 12:55 PM
Clinton blames Comey for her election loss. Why not blame Weiner?
Anthony Weiner sexted a 15-year-old and Donald Trump won the White House.

05/19/2017 04:06 AM
The dangers of the summer pool
Beware of contaminated pool water: Outbreaks of a parasitic diarrhea-causing infection linked to pools and water playgrounds doubled in the United States from 2014 to 2016, according to the Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report issued Thursday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

05/19/2017 04:56 PM
Star Wars half-marathon: More fun per mile
If there is an advantage that the "Star Wars" half-marathon has over most races of that distance, it may be that it has more fun per mile than most other 13.1-milers. It also may have an invisible, ancient energy that binds all the runners all together like an awakening "Force."

05/16/2017 04:06 AM
What counts as 'cheating' in the digital age?
Tara and her husband, Michael (not their real names), recently came to see me after -- as she described it -- "infidelity."

05/21/2017 05:51 AM
Vanessa Bayer leaving 'SNL'
"Saturday Night Live" is going to bid farewell to another longtime cast member.

05/20/2017 01:43 PM
'Alien: Covenant' doesn't deliver much bite
"Alien" taught us that in space, no one can here you scream. The latest offshoot of its DNA, "Alien: Covenant," offers the lesson for fans of early incarnations that in theaters, people can indeed hear you sigh.

05/18/2017 01:39 PM
'Kimmy Schmidt' stars tease new season
"Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt" is back for another season of insane humor, high-profile cameos and a dash of music.

05/18/2017 10:23 PM
The best episode of 'Master of None' Season 2
A doorman with in-law problems. A deaf store clerk who has a bedroom beef with her boyfriend. And a cab driver who likes to let loose and hates spoilers. On the surface, these people have nothing in common, but in Season 2 of "Master of None," they're a key component in an episode that pays tribute to New York City and the ties that bind us.

05/19/2017 03:14 PM
How Amsterdam cleaned up its sleazy center
It was raw and in-your-face, sleazy yet seductive, but Amsterdam's famous Red Light District has been cleaned up and a new character is emerging.







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