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Paramedics called to Justice Sonia Sotomayor's house for low blood sugar

US Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor suffered "symptoms of low blood sugar" and paramedics were called to her hom...

This suspected serial killer was once an aspiring rapper

Before he became a suspected serial killer, Cleophus Cooksey was trying to break out as a rapper.Two years ago...

Preliminary report on Las Vegas massacre does not reveal motive

[Breaking news update at 1:33 p.m.] Las Vegas Metropolitan Police released a preliminary inve...

Baltimore mayor ousts police commissioner, saying violence isn't dropping fast enough

Baltimore's mayor on Friday ousted city Police Commissioner Kevin Davis in favor of one of his deputies, saying the c...

Olympian Aly Raisman tells Nassar in court: 'The tables have turned, Larry'

Olympic gold medalist Aly Raisman delivered a defiant speech in court Friday, praising the "army of survivors" who ha...

One year ago, she marched. This year, she's a councilwoman

For years, Stephe Koontz considered running for city council in Doraville, Georgia. But she let others talk her out o...

Turpin case: Siblings allegedly starved, shackled and taunted with food

For years, the 13 starving children lived in squalor, shackled with padlocks while their parents taunted them with pi...

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Sports

What's happening in sport? Five things to know

Tennis' "bad boy" Nick Kyrgios did good in front of his home crowd at the Australian Open on Friday.Kyrgios ba...

Six Nations: What's behind France's 'disastrous' form?

It was a chance to cause a shake-up in rugby's pecking order -- for Japan, ...

Australian Open heat: Players being sent to 'abattoir'

It was another scorcher at the Australian Open and for the second day in a row, a French player bore the worst of it ...

What's happening in sport? Five things to know

Former NBA star John Amaechi says sporting organizations have been guilty of "purposeful amnesia" in ignoring the way...

Djokovic, Sharapova win in 'brutal' weather at Australian Open

Every year tennis players brace themselves for potentially oppressive weather at the Australian Open -- but that does...

Inside the mind of a suicidal sports star: I wanted 'to kill myself,' recalls Leon McKenzie

Suicide is the biggest killer of men under 45 in the UK.One person takes their life every 90 minutes -- the sa...

Dave Ryding: From plastic ski slopes to Olympic medal hopes

In skiing terms, Dave Ryding is something of an anomaly.While most pros were raised in Alpine countries, or Sc...

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Entertainment

First North, then Saint, now Chicago -- Kanye and Kim name their third child

It's Chicago West.Kim Kardashian West took to Twitter on Friday to announce the name of the third child that s...

'Lady Bird,' Jay-Z nominated for GLAAD Media Awards

GLAAD announced the nominees for the organization's media awards on Friday, which recognize LGBTQ-inclusive content....

'Star Wars Rebels' sets 90-minute series finale

"Star Wars" is officially closing one chapter in its universe, with the animated series "Star Wars Rebels" to conclud...

List of actors refusing to work with Woody Allen grows

Is it #TimesUp for famed director Woody Allen?In the wake of the #MeToo movement and Time's Up campaign, which...

Check out the new 'Heathers'

Before "Mean Girls," there was "Heathers."The 1988 dark comedy is now considered a film cult classic, and it's...

Lupita Nyong'o penning children's book about colorism

Lupita Nyong'o has spoken powerfully about discrimination against darker skin and now she's writing a book about it....

James Franco will attend SAG Awards on Sunday

James Franco is not shying away from this weekend's SAG Awards.A rep for Franco tells CNN that he will attend ...

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Business-Consumer

This was GE's worst week since the Great Recession

The last time General Electric had a week this terrible, the Dow was below 7,000....

Here's what the last government shutdown looked like

About 850,000 federal employees were sent home, with a total of 6.6 million work days lost.Hundreds of thousan...

Los Angeles Times employees vote to form union

The newsroom employees of the Los Angeles Times have voted to form a union for the first time ever amid growing turmo...

Reality show crew allegedly tried to sneak fake bomb past airport security

Nine members of a reality TV production crew were arrested Thursday at Newark International Airport after allegedly t...

Corporate America's nightmare in Venezuela is getting worse

Venezuela has more crude oil than any other nation. But the crisis there is so bad that even oil companies are losing...

Forget bitcoin. Here come the blockchain ETFs.

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are all the rage with investors -- even as their prices have take...

African nations set to approve huge free trade deal

The African continent is on the cusp of something big.Fifty-five nations are negotiating a free trade deal tha...

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US Politics

CNN poll: DACA not worth a shutdown, except to Democrats

With hours to go before a midnight deadline for Congress to fund the government or shut it down, most Americans say a...

CNN Poll: President Trump's approval rating edges up to 40%

President Donald Trump's approval rating ticked up to 40%, his highest mark since last September but still the lowest...

US troops help Somali forces rescue 30 children from terror camp

US troops helped Somalia's security forces rescue approximately 30 child conscript soldiers Thursday during a raid on...

Mattis: military will 'continue what we are doing' but shutdown will have a 'terrible impact'

Secretary of Defense James Mattis warned Friday that a government shutdown will have "a terrible" impact on the US mi...

Anti-abortion bill passes the House ahead of 'March for Life'

An anti-abortion rights bill passed in the House Friday morning ahead of the March for Life, the biggest yearly event...

Democratic House Intel member alleges 'plenty of evidence to suggest' Trump Organization money laundering

California Rep. Jackie Speier, a Democratic member of the House Intelligence Committee, is making the accusation that...

Justice Dept. says it will re-try Sen. Bob Menendez

The Justice Department filed a notice Friday to re-try Democratic New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez on bribery and corrupt...

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Health

This blood test may be able to detect 8 types of cancer, study says

Scientists have made progress on developing an experimental blood test that could detect many types of cancer in thei...

Flu widespread throughout the nation, 30 children dead

This year's flu season ranks among the most severe in recent years.Influenza activity has increased and is now...

Women who marched, one year later: 'We are exhausted but we're here and we're still marching'

One year ago, Allison Busch-Vogel of South Orange, New Jersey rented four buses even before she knew if she could fil...

Family of patient found at a cold bus stop demands justice

A young patient, dressed only in a thin, hospital gown and tube socks, was left standing outside by a bus stop earlie...

Screw up (in small ways) at parenting. It's good for your kids

Your parents messed up. They didn't mean to, but they did, somehow.They did their best, your parents, and most...

Doctor delivers baby on international flight

This definitely wasn't what Dr. Sij Hemal was expecting when he booked a flight with Air France from India to the Uni...

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Upset customers still wait for puppy socks gifts

It's now almost a month after Christmas, and some people are still waiting for their gifts to arrive.One compa...

Popular French bistro to close following minimum wages hikes

A popular valley restaurant is closing up shop, saying the increase in minimum wage and new labor laws was too much t...

Retired Couple Mistakenly Donates Soup Can Full Of Cash To Food Pantry

They wanted to donate soup but gave away a small fortune instead. A retired Middleton couple is out $2,500 they meant...

Mother Who Fought Off Suspected Serial Groper Shares Her Story

Surveillance video shows a North Texas mom fighting back after a man attacks her in front of her daughter.The ...

'The Worst Nightmare:' A Mother's Emotional Warning After Daughter, 27, Dies From Flu

An Orange County mom has an emotional warning after her healthy 27 year old daughter died of the flu.Katharine...

In Crowded New York City, 'Sidewalk Rage' Is A Common Occurrence

With too many people, and too little space, patience seems to be wearing thin on the streets of New York City these d...

Ricky Martin accidentally hears WGN reporter's fangirl freak-out on live TV

WGN Morning News' Around Town reporter Ana Belaval is a huge Ricky Martin fan. And now, the singer/actor knows it, to...

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Social Media-Technology

Two bitcoin traders charged with fraud

The federal government is continuing to clamp down on the fast-moving market for cryptocurrencies, charging two bitco...

Boston is top pick to win Amazon's HQ2 on Irish gambling site

An Irish gambling site now has Boston as the top contender to win Amazon's second headquarters.Paddy Power, wh...

Amazon HQ2 cities: Here are some of the biggest snubs

Detroit. Charlotte. Birmingham. San Antonio.Those are just a few of the big names that didn't make the final ...

What you need to know about Amazon's 20 final cities

Amazon announced 20 finalists...

Apple and Google charter buses vandalized on highway

Buses carrying Apple and Google employees to and from work in the San Francisco Bay Area have been the target of flyi...

Apple and Amazon are expanding. Here's the rest of the story

Two of the world's biggest tech companies are teasing possible U.S. expansions.More jobs. Big spending. Great ...

Facebook adds first black board member: American Express' Kenneth Chenault

Facebook is adding American Express CEO Kenneth Chenault to its board.The move is significant for the company:...

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Opinion

Trump has replaced old international allies with new ones

"How to Win Friends and Influence People," a self-help book by Dale Carnegie, was first published in 1936. It has sin...

Four ways Trump's first year has made us less safe

The Trump team, like so many administrations before them, has been preparing to sell the accomplishments of its first...

Planned Parenthood leader: Women are America's unstoppable force

One year ago, I took a flight from Miami to Washington, hoping to arrive in time for the Women's March the next morni...

Fury but no fire: World confused after Trump's first year

A year has passed and the lights are still on: we aren't speaking Russian, or at war with North Korea, or Iran. We've...

Trump and the limits of transactional politics

On January 8, President Donald Trump sent out a tweet touting record and near-record low unemployment levels among Af...

We should have made the opioid crisis OUR problem from the start

Less than one month ago, just as many of us were gathering to celebrate the holidays with families and friends, the C...

The needs of the politicians and those of the people are on a collision course

A federal government shutdown will be an expensive, demoralizing inconvenience felt all across the nation, not just i...

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Tres mujeres de izquierda quieren gobernar Ciudad de México

(CNN Español) - Inicia la carrera para elegir al nuevo jefe de Gobierno de Ciudad de México y los partidos polític...

Avalancha de críticas a ministro de Trabajo de Argentina por audio filtrado de insultos a su exempleada doméstica

(CNN Español) - En una entrevista con Radio Mitre este viernes, el jefe de Gabinete de Argentina, Marcos Peña, res...

Revelan detalles de las lamentables condiciones en la que mantenían a los 13 hermanos secuestrados

(CNN) - Durante años, los 13 niños hambrientos vivían en la miseria, con grilletes y candados mientras sus padres ...

Sismo de magnitud 6,5 sacude México, según USGS

(CNN Español) - Un sismo de magnitud 6,5 sacudió México este viernes, según el Servicio Geológico de Estados Un...

Washington está roto y un cierre del gobierno perjudicaría a los más vulnerables

(CNN) - Cuando Washington está así de roto, siempre son los más vulnerables los que resultan heridos.Muchas...

Un año de Melania Trump

(CNN) - Melania Trump es quizás una primera dama única en la historia moderna, una inmigrante, una modelo, la espos...

The Wall Street Journal: Abogado de Trump pagó a estrella porno para no revelar encuentro sexual con el magnate

(CNN) - Apenas unas semanas antes de las elecciones presidenciales de 2016, el abogado del presidente Donald Trump fo...

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