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Friday, September 19, 2014

Entire nation locked down to stop Ebola

Entire nation locked down to stop Ebola


Entire nation locked down to stop Ebola

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 04:43 AM PDT

Sierra Leone starts a three-day nationwide lockdown Friday in an effort to halt an Ebola outbreak that has left thousands dead in the region.

NFL player cut for violent history

Posted: 18 Sep 2014 02:21 PM PDT

Sara Ganim reports that the Arizona Cardinals have released running back Chris Rainey for his history of domestic abuse.

School says no to 'virginity' shirt

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 03:45 AM PDT

An Arkansas school told a student that she had to change out of her t-shirt that said "Virginity Rocks."

Passenger: 'I thought this was it'

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 07:40 AM PDT

The plane was flying over the ocean off California with 147 people on board when the right engine "blew," JetBlue said. Smoke filled the cabin, but the oxygen masks didn't deploy, one passenger said. The drama didn't end there.

Australian-style ISIS plot in America?

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 09:11 AM PDT

Frida Ghitis says the foiled Australian plot shows ISIS is working diligently to taunt the U.S. and its allies

A new low in anti-Muslim American bias

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 05:02 AM PDT

Dean Obeidallah says an Oklahoma state representative's hateful remarks were rightfully condemned by religious leaders.

Let 16 year-olds vote?

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 09:09 AM PDT

Scotland decided to trust its 16-year-olds to vote in the biggest question in its history. Americans, in contrast, don't even trust theirs to help pick the county sheriff. Who's right?

Is Hillary keeping a secret?

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 08:53 AM PDT

Paul Begala says Hillary Clinton has plenty of good reasons not to jump into the 2016 race now

ISIS hostage sends message

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 04:44 AM PDT

British journalist John Cantlie hadn't been seen in nearly two years. Now, he's the latest hostage to be paraded out by ISIS -- forced to deliver the group's message.

Mom, 6 children shot dead

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 08:30 AM PDT

A Florida man shot and killed a daughter and six grandchildren Thursday in the small north-central Florida town of Bell in what authorities called a murder-suicide.

Trooper killer suspect 'Most Wanted'

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 07:00 AM PDT

Hundreds of state troopers and police from throughout the country stood at attention outside a Pennsylvania church Thursday to mourn Cpl. Bryon Dickson amid concerns that a survivalist and war buff suspected of gunning down two troopers may be on the hunt for more officers.

Man robs victim wearing GoPro

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 08:16 AM PDT

Mugging at gunpoint captured by victim's head cam. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports the only thing shot was the robber's image.

What's next after Scotland's vote

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 09:26 AM PDT

David Cameron has had the narrowest of political escapes. Success for the "Better Together" campaign has saved him from catastrophe: he will not, after all, live on in history as the Prime Minister on whose watch the Scottish nation chose to leave the United Kingdom. But serious questions will now be asked in his party and in the country about his future.

Obama: ISIS doesn't scare us

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 05:55 AM PDT

With approval in hand to arm and train Syrian rebels to fight the ISIS terror group, President Barack Obama said Thursday the plan keeps with "the key principle" of U.S. strategy: No American combat troops on the ground.

Al Qaeda targets U.S. flights?

Posted: 18 Sep 2014 04:58 PM PDT

An al Qaeda cell operating in Syria is posing a new threat to the U.S. CNN's Pamela Brown has the details.

Clinton: We can't win land war in Iraq

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 05:03 AM PDT

Former President Bill Clinton voiced support for the United States' strategy to defeat ISIS and said only the Iraqi people can win a land war in Iraq.

He gave kidney to former NFL rival

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 04:40 AM PDT

Former Baltimore Raven Ma'ake Kemoeatu retired from the NFL to donate a kidney to his brother, an ex-Pittsburgh Steeler.

6 must-have apps for iPhone 6

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 08:24 AM PDT

As millions of people get their hands on the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus on Friday, many will no doubt be looking for new apps that take advantage of the new phones' capabilities.

See guy drop brand new iPhone 6

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 08:50 AM PDT

The first man to buy the iPhone 6 in Australia drops his new phone as he excitingly unpacks it to share for the camera.

Spacecraft to arrive at Mars

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 04:33 AM PDT

NASA says its latest Mars-exploring spacecraft is on track to fire up its thrusters and enter orbit this Sunday night, completing a 10-month journey of 442 million miles.

'Deadbeat' parents shamed online

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 02:38 AM PDT

Private parental disputes in Kenya are going online -- and viral.

Shonda Rhimes' Twitter firestorm

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 10:20 AM PDT

Call Shonda Rhimes an "angry black woman" if you want, but be prepared for the response.

Student gives lunch, gets detention

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 09:52 AM PDT

An eighth grade student had to serve detention for sharing his school-prepared lunch. CNN affiliate KRCR reports.

Miley Cyrus twerks into trouble

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 05:40 AM PDT

Yep. She did it again. Miley Cyrus twerked and there may be a price to pay in Mexico. CNN's Lisa France explains.

Cities open doors to hidden spaces

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 02:17 AM PDT

Open House festivals allow snooping in homes and landmarks normally closed to public

The Gatorade ad lighting up the web

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 08:06 AM PDT

Gatorade's farewell ad to Yankee shortstop Derek Jeter is going viral. CNN's Andy Scholes reports.

How sharing is disrupting business

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 10:40 AM PDT

We are increasingly comfortable with strangers sleeping in our beds, nibbling our leftovers, and taking our prized possessions for a spin. Growing numbers of us are willing to serve as bank, teacher or travel agent to people we have never met, and entrust them to serve us in turn.

7 ways to boost your happiness

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 10:43 AM PDT

Happiness isn't just an emotional state. Decades of research proves it goes much deeper than that. In fact, science shows people who are happy live longer and healthier lives.

Secrets to a better banana bread

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 10:06 AM PDT

Our ideal banana bread is simple enough—a moist, tender loaf that really tastes like bananas. We discovered that doubling the dose of bananas in our favorite test recipe was both a blessing and a curse, because the abundance of fruit makes for intense banana flavor, but the weight and moisture makes the loaf very heavy.

See his 220-lb. transformation

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 05:01 AM PDT

A teacher who lost over 200 pounds shares his story to inspire people to get healthy. CNN affiliate WIBW has more.

Tennis trailblazer retires at 32

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 03:59 AM PDT

Asia's first grand slam singles champion Li Na has called time on her 15-year tennis career due to "chronic" knee injuries.

Bats terrify on camera

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 04:56 AM PDT

A surprise visitor caused pandemonium in this newsroom while the anchors were on live TV. Anderson Cooper reports.

Celebrating fall foliage around U.S.

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 05:54 AM PDT

Can you feel the change of seasons in the air? CNN iReporters around the country share their beautiful autumn images.

Why his influence continues

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 09:28 AM PDT

NBC was wary of "The Cosby Show."

'Cosby Show': 10 favorite moments

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 09:30 AM PDT

It's hard to believe that "The Cosby Show" premiered 30 years ago this month.

Scotland rejects independence

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 05:53 AM PDT

Scotland will remain part of the United Kingdom following a historic referendum vote.

Suspect on FBI's 10 Most Wanted

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 04:16 AM PDT

The FBI placed Eric Matthew Frein, suspected of killing a Pennsylvania state trooper, on its Ten Most Wanted Fugitives list and offered a $100,000 reward for information leading to his arrest.

Wildfires in the West

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 08:03 AM PDT

Scotland stays

Posted: 18 Sep 2014 10:55 PM PDT

Scotland will remain part of the United Kingdom -- along with England, Wales and Northern Ireland -- following a historic referendum vote.

Grandkids killed

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 08:30 AM PDT

A Florida man shot and killed a daughter and six grandchildren Thursday in the small north-central Florida town of Bell in what authorities called a murder-suicide.

Bill Clinton

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 04:48 AM PDT

Former President Bill Clinton voiced support for the United States' strategy to defeat ISIS and said only the Iraqi people can win a land war in Iraq.

JetBlue

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 05:06 AM PDT

A JetBlue flight with 147 people aboard made an emergency landing at a California airport on Thursday after an issue with one of its engines, a spokeswoman for the airline said.

Trooper shooting

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 04:16 AM PDT

Hundreds of state troopers and police from throughout the country stood at attention outside a Pennsylvania church Thursday to mourn Cpl. Bryon Dickson amid concerns that a survivalist and war buff suspected of gunning down two troopers may be on the hunt for more officers.

The week in 31 photos

Posted: 19 Sep 2014 04:29 AM PDT

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