Pages

Monday, August 18, 2014

Time running out in Gaza cease-fire

Time running out in Gaza cease-fire


Time running out in Gaza cease-fire

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 08:54 AM PDT

The pause in fighting in and around Gaza is hanging in the balance.

Assange to leave Ecuador embassy

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 03:50 AM PDT

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said he plans to leave the Ecuador embassy in London "soon" after living there for two years to avoid extradition to Sweden.

250 injured in Iran earthquake

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 10:15 AM PDT

A powerful earthquake struck early Monday in western Iran, rattling the region near the border with Iraq, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

Deadly monsoon hits India, Nepal

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 01:32 AM PDT

Dozens of people have been killed in flooding in northern and eastern India, while the death toll in Nepal has passed 100, government officials in the two countries told CNN.

Hypnosis helped her lose 140 pounds

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 09:21 AM PDT

A dream vacation to most sounded like a nightmare to Julie Evans.

Private autopsy results revealed

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 10:38 AM PDT

The autopsy conducted for Michael Brown's family found no evidence that he struggled with a police officer before his death.

New video of scene

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 08:43 AM PDT

Piaget Crenshaw, a witness to the Michael Brown shooting, talks with CNN's Michaela Pereira.

Why bring in the National Guard?

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 10:35 AM PDT

By calling National Guard troops into Ferguson, Missouri, authorities are taking the situation "to the opposite extreme of community policing," a former FBI assistant director says.

Lawyer: Surrender, then 'kill shot'

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 08:38 AM PDT

Forensic experts hired by the family of Michael Brown discuss the preliminary autopsy of the slain teen.

Autopsy unlikely to settle matters

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 08:13 AM PDT

The preliminary results of an autopsy that Michael Brown's family requested is unlikely to settle the dueling narratives that have defined the case from the beginning.

ISIS: Is it really a threat to the U.S.?

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 05:24 AM PDT

Peter Bergen says the terror group is a huge threat in Iraq but only a potential one in the U.S.

How Hillary will woo liberals

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 09:07 AM PDT

Julian Zelizer says the left mistrusts Clinton but there are ways she can win support from liberals in 2016

Children will demand their rights

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 05:30 AM PDT

The former U.K. prime minister and current U.N. envoy says there are 500 days left to fulfill the Millennium Goals' promise to children.

Obama, can't you see black anger?

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 05:51 AM PDT

Over the past two days, President Barack Obama has finally weighed in on the tragic shooting of Michael Brown, as well as the wave of protests that emerged in its aftermath. In an official White House statement on Wednesday and a brief speech from Martha's Vineyard on Thursday, the President played his usual role of "the uniter," preaching calm and healing to the American public.

Police search for MH370 theft suspect

Posted: 17 Aug 2014 08:22 PM PDT

Malaysian police are still searching for a Pakistani national over the alleged theft of money from bank accounts belonging to four people aboard missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, according to the country's state media.

Former Sen. Jim Jeffords dies

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 09:30 AM PDT

Jim Jeffords, who shifted the balance of power in the Senate when he left the Republican Party in 2001, died on Monday.

Ukraine: Refugee caravan attacked

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 04:47 AM PDT

An unknown number of civilians, including women and children, have been killed in an attack on a caravan of refugees in Ukraine's eastern Luhansk region, the Ukrainian military said Monday.

'Ice Bucket' fundraiser dies

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 05:57 AM PDT

A friend of the man who inspired the viral "Ice Bucket Challenge" died this weekend in a diving accident.

Instagram threat frightens schools

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 08:47 AM PDT

KCBS reports on Instagram messages threatening violence at schools that prompted parents to keep their children home.

Bizarre twist in $1M closet heist

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 05:51 AM PDT

An anonymous person claims responsibility to the "Houston Press" for burglarizing a closet filled with luxury goods.

Elizabeth Vargas returns to rehab

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 06:42 AM PDT

Elizabeth Vargas has returned to rehab as part of her ongoing battle against alcohol addiction.

Does 'Trivago Guy' need a makeover?

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 10:35 AM PDT

There's probably a belt in this guy's future.

Build a home for $30. Seriously

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 04:54 AM PDT

From Islands to hotels and treehouses, ideal homes from waste materials

See crocodile chase swimmer

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 08:33 AM PDT

Video shows a crocodile pursuing a swimmer until an observer intervenes.

King's bones reveal taste for luxury

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 06:48 AM PDT

Tests on the long-lost skeleton of Richard III reveal the medieval monarch had a taste for rich foods such as peacock, heron and swan, and that his liking for the finer things in life -- including wine -- increased significantly after he became the king of England.

Trains hit head-on, erupt into flames

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 04:11 AM PDT

A head-on collision between two trains in Arkansas erupted into flames, leaving two dead and evacuating residents nearby.

'Exploding lake' could power a country

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 08:17 AM PDT

Rwanda's Lake Kivu houses enough methane to cause major destruction. Instead, it could power the country

Breastfeeding moms stage nurse-in

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 03:47 AM PDT

Dozens of moms hold a nurse-in at a restaurant where a woman was asked to cover up while breastfeeding. KPTV reports.

Don't sabotage your workout

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 04:42 AM PDT

Not seeing results yet? You could be sabotaging your workouts without even knowing it! Find out if one of these common culprits is to blame.

This 99-year-old woman does WHAT?

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 03:40 AM PDT

Ida Keeling is a 99-year-old sprinter who competed in the 9th Annual Gay Games in Cleveland.

Is Rick Perry sunk for 2016?

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 10:13 AM PDT

Errol Louis says LBJ, FDR and Nixon among politicians who successfully ran for office while trailing the taint of party machine politics, but that doesn't mean the Texas governor is still anything but a long shot

Resist the urge to take a selfie if ...

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 05:48 AM PDT

There are selfie rules you should know before you snap away and post. Rachel Crane breaks down the do's and don'ts.

Adorable baby loves this song ...

Posted: 17 Aug 2014 03:48 PM PDT

Can't stop your baby from crying? Try turning on some Katy Perry. You're Welcome. For more go to funnyordie.com.

UPS guy plays Cupid for 2 customers

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 07:30 AM PDT

Terry Spiers works as a delivery man for UPS where he was able to unite two Brooklyn residents in marriage.

Stunning images of unrest in Ferguson

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 07:38 AM PDT

Sunday marked another night of protests and arrests in Ferguson, Missouri. Here are some of the startling images.

Witness: 'I knew this was not right'

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 07:02 AM PDT

Piaget Crenshaw, a witness to the Michael Brown shooting, talks with CNN's Michaela Pereira.

ISIS ousted from key Iraq dam, Kurds say

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 09:59 AM PDT

Kurdish forces have taken control of the Mosul Dam, a vital source of water and power in Iraq, from ISIS extremists, a Kurdish leader says.

How ISIS makes $2 million a day from oil

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 07:50 AM PDT

Luay al-Khatteeb spoke to CNN about the impact of ISIS' march through northern Iraq, and the militant group's control of some oil fields. He explained how they used the oil fields to raise funds, and how it could impact global prices. This is an edited version of the conversation.

Michael Brown

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 07:38 AM PDT

Michael Brown was shot at least six times, including twice in the head, according to the preliminary results of an autopsy that his family requested.

MH370 theft

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 03:00 AM PDT

Malaysian police are still searching for a Pakistani national over the alleged theft of money from bank accounts belonging to four people aboard missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, according to Malaysian investigators.

Earthquake in Iran

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 03:00 AM PDT

A powerful earthquake struck early Monday in western Iran, injuring at least 250 people in a region near the border with Iraq.

Iraq

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 04:02 AM PDT

The U.S. Army has called it "the most dangerous dam in the world."

Monsoon

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 03:04 AM PDT

Dozens of people have been killed in flooding in northern and eastern India, while the death toll in Nepal has passed 100, government officials in the two countries told CNN.

Richard III's bones

Posted: 18 Aug 2014 06:48 AM PDT

Tests on the long-lost skeleton of Richard III reveal the medieval monarch had a taste for rich foods such as peacock, heron and swan, and that his liking for the finer things in life -- including wine -- increased significantly after he became the king of England.

0 comments:

Post a Comment