Pages

Sunday, August 31, 2014

Death row inmate saved by 'intern'

Death row inmate saved by 'intern'


Death row inmate saved by 'intern'

Posted: 31 Aug 2014 04:12 AM PDT

By the time Edward Lee Elmore won his freedom at age 53, he had spent 30 years -- most of them on death row -- imprisoned in South Carolina for a crime he says he did not commit.

Iraqi, volunteer forces enter Amerli

Posted: 31 Aug 2014 04:28 AM PDT

A day after U.S. forces hit ISIS near the besieged town, Iraqi and volunteer forces entered, breaking the siege that started in mid-June.

The threat of ISIS

Posted: 31 Aug 2014 08:09 AM PDT

Reps. Ruppersberger and Kinzinger - 2 key Congressmen - on the threat of ISIS and how to stop the Islamic militants.

Report: ISIS selling women

Posted: 31 Aug 2014 04:05 AM PDT

Thousands of Yazidi women try to escape imminent danger from ISIS forces in northern Iraq.

ISIS vs. al Qaeda: How they differ

Posted: 31 Aug 2014 04:49 AM PDT

Jim Sciutto explains the similarities and differences between these Islamist jihadis.

U.N. peacekeepers under fire

Posted: 31 Aug 2014 04:03 AM PDT

United Nations peacekeepers were attacked on the Golan Heights on Saturday, even as U.N. officials said they were working to gain the release of dozens of others detained by Islamist fighters.

How labor unions, Democrats broke up

Posted: 31 Aug 2014 09:26 AM PDT

Julian Zelizer says Democrats and unions have a long history of mutual support that's on the decline. But in a time of income inequality they need each other more than ever

Girl dies in beach sand collapse

Posted: 31 Aug 2014 04:52 AM PDT

A 9-year-old died at an Oregon beach when a hole she was digging in the sand caved in and buried her, authorities said. Beachgoers frantically tried to dig her out, but sand kept collapsing back into the hole.

Ukraine close to 'point of no return'

Posted: 31 Aug 2014 05:37 AM PDT

Ukraine's President warned that his nation's crisis with Russia has worsened in recent days and is inching closer to a "full-scale war."

Putin's power push into Ukraine

Posted: 31 Aug 2014 08:19 AM PDT

Senate Foreign Relations Cmte Chair Robert Menendez on what he says is 'clearly an invasion' of Ukraine by Russia.

NFLer faces domestic violence charge

Posted: 31 Aug 2014 10:12 AM PDT

The National Football League's new domestic violence policy will be tested just three days after it was implemented by Commissioner Roger Goodell.

Boy with tumor found; parents arrested

Posted: 31 Aug 2014 10:07 AM PDT

The parents who pulled their cancer-stricken son from a British hospital and spurred an international search for the boy have been arrested, police said.

3.4-magnitude quake hits near Napa

Posted: 31 Aug 2014 03:21 AM PDT

A 3.4-magnitude earthquake rumbled through northern California early Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

Israel downs drone near Syria

Posted: 31 Aug 2014 07:12 AM PDT

Israel has shot down an unmanned aerial vehicle that entered Israeli airspace near the Syrian border, the Israel Defense Forces said Sunday.

Firefighters' kind act for widow

Posted: 31 Aug 2014 06:06 AM PDT

A family is touched by the kindness of a group of firefighters. Affiliate KHOU explains.

Corvette museum will fill sinkhole

Posted: 30 Aug 2014 08:25 PM PDT

The virtual cathedral for one of America's most revered cars will reluctantly fill a monster sinkhole that brought it both pain and gain.

KKK steps up recruiting efforts

Posted: 31 Aug 2014 10:10 AM PDT

Recruiting fliers -- along with candy -- are being left at homes in cities across the country, possibly in an attempt to seize on issues of race and immigration that have come to the forefront of public discussion recently.

Pakistani protests turn deadly

Posted: 31 Aug 2014 08:24 AM PDT

Pakistani protesters flooded the streets for another day Sunday demanding a solution to a political crisis wracking the country.

CNN tours Kim Jong Un's waterpark

Posted: 30 Aug 2014 02:02 PM PDT

CNN's Will Ripley is given a rare look inside North Korea and tours Kim Jong Un's pet project, a waterpark.

2 more given drug survive Ebola

Posted: 30 Aug 2014 08:25 PM PDT

Two more medical workers have survived Ebola.

St. Louis Rams release Michael Sam

Posted: 30 Aug 2014 08:39 PM PDT

Michael Sam, the first openly gay player to be drafted into the NFL, could latch on to another team. "Mike has the ability to play somewhere," Rams head coach Jeff Fisher said.

Joan Rivers' chilling death joke

Posted: 30 Aug 2014 01:57 PM PDT

CNN's Miguel Marquez explains the chain of events that led up to Joan Rivers being rushed to the hospital.

Do you know your movie quotes?

Posted: 30 Aug 2014 11:50 PM PDT

Screenwriter William Goldman has written some of the most famous lines in movie history.

'Johnny Football' goes viral in new ad

Posted: 30 Aug 2014 04:04 PM PDT

This weeks must see videos include a human catapult and football player Johnny Manziel as "Johnny JamBoogie."

How Ferguson could become a movement

Posted: 31 Aug 2014 04:44 AM PDT

Nan Grogan Orrock defied her family's wishes by sneaking away to join the 1963 March on Washington. But don't ask her about Martin Luther King's "I Have a Dream" speech. She doesn't remember it.

What North Korea wants you to see

Posted: 31 Aug 2014 08:42 AM PDT

The crowd cheers as the stars make their way to the ring for first pro-wrestling bout North Korea has seen in almost 20 years.

Catching this lobster 1-in-2 million

Posted: 31 Aug 2014 06:45 AM PDT

A 14-year-old girl found a rare blue lobster off of Pine Point in Maine. CNN affiliate WGME has more.

Wooliest sheep barely waddles

Posted: 31 Aug 2014 06:36 AM PDT

This sheep had about 55 pounds of wool on him. Shaun's owner claims he is the wooliest sheep in the world.

Ouch! Would you get stun-gunned for art?

Posted: 31 Aug 2014 06:37 AM PDT

This is what "ouch" looks like. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on stunning portraits taken while getting stun-gunned.

25 desirable travel gadgets

Posted: 31 Aug 2014 07:58 AM PDT

Yes, it's great to travel light.

KKK steps up its recruiting efforts

Posted: 31 Aug 2014 10:10 AM PDT

Recruiting fliers -- along with candy -- are being left at homes in cities across the country, possibly in an attempt to seize on issues of race and immigration that have come to the forefront of public discussion recently.

St. Louis Rams release Michael Sam

Posted: 30 Aug 2014 07:52 PM PDT

Michael Sam, the first openly gay player to be drafted into the NFL, could latch on to another team. "Mike has the ability to play somewhere," Rams head coach Jeff Fisher said.

He killed his mom: Now he lives for her

Posted: 31 Aug 2014 07:27 AM PDT

Will Bruce was insane when he killed his mother with a hatchet. Now, after years of treatment, we follow his story.

Mental health help: Where to turn

Posted: 31 Aug 2014 07:28 AM PDT

More than 60 million American adults -- one in every four -- suffer from some form of mental illness, ranging from panic disorders to depression, according to mental health professionals. Nearly 14 million live with a serious mental illness, such as bipolar disorder, schizophrenia and severe depression.

Iraq

Posted: 31 Aug 2014 04:07 AM PDT

The United States says it has carried out airstrikes and dropped humanitarian aid in the Iraqi town of Amerli to protect an ethnic minority that one official says faces the threat of an "imminent massacre."

Ukraine

Posted: 31 Aug 2014 05:37 AM PDT

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko warned that his nation's crisis with Russia has worsened in recent days and is inching closer to a "full-scale war."

Beach collapse

Posted: 31 Aug 2014 06:53 AM PDT

A 9-year-old died at an Oregon beach when a hole she was digging in the sand caved in and buried her, authorities said.

North Korea

Posted: 31 Aug 2014 08:42 AM PDT

The crowd cheers as the stars make their way to the ring for first pro-wrestling bout North Korea has seen in almost 20 years.

KKK

Posted: 31 Aug 2014 10:10 AM PDT

Carlos Enrique Londoño laughs at the Ku Klux Klan recruitment flier recently left on the driveway of his suburban New York home. It's unlikely the group would accept him.

Michael Sam

Posted: 30 Aug 2014 07:52 PM PDT

The St. Louis Rams announced Saturday that Michael Sam, who made history as the first openly gay player to be drafted into the NFL, has been waived and did not make the team's final 53-man roster.

0 comments:

Post a Comment