NBA to start African basketball league with 12 teams across the continent
NBA to start African basketball league with 12 teams across the continent

By Faith Karimi, CNN The NBA is launching a professional basketball league in Africa that will feature 12 teams from several countries across the continent.

1 hr 19 mins ago
Authorities catch 2 men who escaped from Mississippi jail
Authorities catch 2 men who escaped from Mississippi jail

By Amir Vera, CNN Two men who escaped from a jail in Mississippi have been taken into custody, authorities said Saturday.

2 hrs 49 mins ago
Amy Klobuchar, Beto O'Rourke visit Wisconsin with clear message: You won't be ignored this time
Amy Klobuchar, Beto O'Rourke visit Wisconsin with clear message: You won't be ignored this time

By Eric Bradner, CNN Amy Klobuchar's bid to prove she's the most electable of the Democratic presidential aspirants began with a message to voters in this swing state Saturday: She'll get right what Hillary...

2 hrs 49 mins ago
Shark attacks man surfing at Australia's Byron Bay
Shark attacks man surfing at Australia's Byron Bay

By Susannah Cullinane and Samantha Beech, CNN A man has been airlifted to the hospital after being bitten by a shark off the coast of New South Wales in Australia, according to local police.

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Police sources: New evidence suggests Jussie Smollett orchestrated attack
Police sources: New evidence suggests Jussie Smollett orchestrated attack

By Ryan Young, Brad Parks and Dakin Andone, CNN Two law enforcement sources with knowledge of the investigation tell CNN that Chicago Police believe actor Jussie Smollett paid two men to orchestrate an assault on him that...

9 hrs 34 mins ago
Alec Baldwin's Trump returns to declare a national emergency on 'SNL'
Alec Baldwin's Trump returns to declare a national emergency on 'SNL'

By Frank Pallotta, CNN Business Alec Baldwin's President Trump returned to NBC's "Saturday Night Live" after a few weeks away to declare a national emergency and explain why the country needs a wall on its southern...

4 hrs 4 mins ago
Acting US defense secretary will review programs to cut for wall funding
Acting US defense secretary will review programs to cut for wall funding

By Noah Gray Acting US Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said, beginning Sunday, he will start studying which projects military money may come from to shift funds toward a border wall following President Donald...

5 hrs 19 mins ago
The land of a million polling stations: India's general election by the numbers
The land of a million polling stations: India's general election by the numbers

By Manveena Suri and Swati Gupta, CNN With general elections due by May, India will embark on the world's biggest exercise in democracy over the coming months.

5 hrs 19 mins ago
Heather Nauert withdraws from consideration as UN ambassador
Heather Nauert withdraws from consideration as UN ambassador

By Jamie Gangel, Michelle Kosinski and Jeremy Diamond, CNN State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said Saturday she has withdrawn from consideration as UN ambassador.

8 hrs 49 mins ago
Jussie Smollett case: Everything we know so far
Jussie Smollett case: Everything we know so far

By Lisa Respers France, CNN It's been two weeks since Jussie Smollett says he was attacked in a Chicago neighborhood and a lot has occurred thus far. Saturday, two law enforcement sources with knowledge of the...

February 15th, 11:28 AM EST
Lee Radziwill, princess, fashion icon and Jackie Kennedy's sister, dies
Lee Radziwill, princess, fashion icon and Jackie Kennedy's sister, dies

By Steve Almasy and Tony Marco, CNN Lee Radziwill, younger sister of former first lady Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis and a former princess, died peacefully Friday night in her New York home, her family said in a statement to...

6 hrs 19 mins ago
Parents were protesting compulsory vaccinations 150 years ago. Some are still angry
Parents were protesting compulsory vaccinations 150 years ago. Some are still angry

By Sheena McKenzie and Kara Fox, CNN More than a century before Facebook, anti-vaccination campaigners had another method for spreading their message -- an eye-catching march through town with tiny children's coffins...

6 hrs 34 mins ago
US aid lands in Colombia as part of effort to deliver supplies to Venezuela
US aid lands in Colombia as part of effort to deliver supplies to Venezuela

By Amir Vera, CNN A second wave of US aid arrived Saturday at the Colombian-Venezuelan border in the midst of Venezuela's humanitarian crisis.

8 hrs 34 mins ago
Illinois shooting rampage highlights scourge of workplace gun violence
Illinois shooting rampage highlights scourge of workplace gun violence

By Ray Sanchez, CNN Gary Martin opened fire with a Smith & Wesson on the day he was fired from the Henry Pratt Co. in Aurora, Illinois, killing five workers and wounding five police officers.

10 hrs 34 mins ago
URGENT - Heather Nauert withdraws from consideration as UN ambassador
URGENT - Heather Nauert withdraws from consideration as UN ambassador

(CNN) -- State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said Saturday she has withdrawn from consideration as UN ambassador. President Donald Trump had announced he was picking Nauert, but the formal nomination had not been...

8 hrs 49 mins ago
Haiti protesters take the day to gather food and water as they prepare for more possible conflict
Haiti protesters take the day to gather food and water as they prepare for more possible conflict

By Miguel Marquez and Christina Maxouris, CNN Protesters in Haiti's capital have taken the day to gather food, water and fuel, pressing pause on deadly demonstrations that have been calling for President Jovenel...

8 hrs 49 mins ago
Shooter in deadly Illinois rampage was not supposed to own a gun, police say
Shooter in deadly Illinois rampage was not supposed to own a gun, police say

By Jason Hanna, Faith Karimi and Steve Almasy, CNN Gary Martin took a gun into work Friday, a pistol he didn't legally own.

February 16th, 4:13 AM EST
Inmates jump into action and help deputies rescue baby from locked car
Inmates jump into action and help deputies rescue baby from locked car

By WFTS Digital Staff Click here for updates on this story

9 hrs 19 mins ago
Single mother of 9 ran a major drug trafficking operation
Single mother of 9 ran a major drug trafficking operation

By Craig Cheatham Click here for updates on this story

9 hrs 19 mins ago
He's made crosses for more than 25,000 victims since Columbine. The five he just made were the toughest.
He's made crosses for more than 25,000 victims since Columbine. The five he just made were the toughest.

By Paul P. Murphy, CNN Greg Zanis' 26,275 crosses have been seen at nearly every national tragedy since Columbine. Now, five more stand in his hometown.

10 hrs 4 mins ago
Couple celebrating 80th Valentine’s Day together
Couple celebrating 80th Valentine’s Day together

By Whitney Martin Click here for updates on this story

9 hrs 34 mins ago
41 Sick, neglected dogs and cats removed from repeat hoarder
41 Sick, neglected dogs and cats removed from repeat hoarder

By Michele Munz Click here for updates on this story

9 hrs 34 mins ago
Why Trump wants you to be afraid of high speed trains
Why Trump wants you to be afraid of high speed trains

Analysis by Zachary B. Wolf, CNN In President Donald Trump's world, Democrats are after your cars and want to force everyone onto trains.

20 hrs 4 mins ago
R.E.M. blasts Trump for retweeting video that uses 'Everybody Hurts' to mock Democrats
R.E.M. blasts Trump for retweeting video that uses 'Everybody Hurts' to mock Democrats

By Jay Croft, CNN President Donald Trump's long list of Twitter foes has a new addition.

15 hrs 4 mins ago
These are the victims of the mass shooting in Aurora, Illinois
These are the victims of the mass shooting in Aurora, Illinois

By Dakin Andone, CNN Police have released the names of the victims in Friday's mass shooting in Aurora, Illinois.

15 hrs 49 mins ago
De limpiar inodoros a publicar un libro de memorias que es un éxito en ventas: el duro inicio de Stephanie Land
De limpiar inodoros a publicar un libro de memorias que es un éxito en ventas: el duro inicio de Stephanie Land

herbertholguin (CNN) — Hace cinco años, Stephanie Land se dejó caer sobre sus manos y rodillas limpiando una bañera. La madre soltera estaba a un semestre de graduarse de la universidad y estaba embarazada de un segundo hijo.

10 hrs 49 mins ago
Democratic contenders step up calls for gun control legislation following Illinois shooting
Democratic contenders step up calls for gun control legislation following Illinois shooting

By Maeve Reston, CNN As the nation once again grappled with the tragedy and shock of another workplace shooting rampage, the 2020 Democratic candidates decried the failure of Congress to move gun control legislation —...

11 hrs 19 mins ago
Immunotherapies could change kidney cancer care, studies suggest
Immunotherapies could change kidney cancer care, studies suggest

By Jacqueline Howard, CNN The way doctors typically approach kidney cancer treatment could be evolving.

11 hrs 19 mins ago
Three teens charged as adults for rape of 19-year-old woman; 12-year-old also arrested and charged
11 hrs 34 mins ago
Two victims of the Illinois shooting attended a school that just marked the anniversary of another mass shooting
Two victims of the Illinois shooting attended a school that just marked the anniversary of another mass shooting

By Dakin Andone, CNN On Thursday, the sound of bells rang out on the campus of Northern Illinois University to mark 11 years since five students were killed in a mass shooting.

12 hrs 19 mins ago