Fri, 22 Oct 2021 05:27:43 GMT
Joe Biden, showing candor and good humor, on Thursday reminded America why it picked him as President in a dark hour of crisis. But, at a CNN town hall in Baltimore, he also showed his tendency to send his own White House into emergency damage control as he flipped set-in-stone policy off the cuff, and offered gaping openings for his Republican foes.
Fri, 22 Oct 2021 02:51:47 GMT
President Joe Biden spent 90 minutes Thursday night answering questions from CNN's Anderson Cooper as well as a town hall audience on a wide variety of topics from the fate of his domestic agenda to supply chain issues and the timeline of vaccine distribution for kids.
Fri, 22 Oct 2021 03:31:18 GMT
President Joe Biden on Thursday acknowledged in his strongest terms to date that filibuster reform will be necessary to pass key items like voting rights legislation and debt limit increases, but that doing so now would hamper his ability to pass his economic agenda.
Fri, 22 Oct 2021 03:50:38 GMT
CNN political commentator Bakari Sellers explains why he's not happy with the Democratic party right now.
Fri, 22 Oct 2021 02:05:15 GMT
President Joe Biden has for months been circumspect in describing the behind-the-scenes negotiations with Sens. Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema over his sweeping domestic ambitions. He emerged Thursday prepared to spill some of the details.
Fri, 22 Oct 2021 01:01:35 GMT
During a town hall in Baltimore, President Joe Biden spoke with CNN's Anderson Cooper about the moment Jill Biden reacted when tuition-free community college was dropped from the bill to expand the social safety net.
Fri, 22 Oct 2021 06:02:25 GMT
While I watched President Joe Biden's CNN town hall Thursday night, I kept asking myself: What is the point of this? Who is the audience?
• Pathologist explains what was 'odd' about the scene
Fri, 22 Oct 2021 01:51:52 GMT
• DOJ plans for Secret Service testimony about Pence at first scheduled Capitol riot trial • McCarthy ally warns GOP consultants they can't work with Cheney
Fri, 22 Oct 2021 06:20:46 GMT
A female crew member has died following an accident involving a prop firearm on the New Mexico set of the film "Rust," according to a law enforcement statement provided to CNN.
Fri, 22 Oct 2021 04:07:38 GMT
The US suffered a setback in the race with China and Russia to develop hypersonic weapons when its latest test failed, the Pentagon said in a statement Thursday.
Thu, 21 Oct 2021 11:13:14 GMT
Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) has repeatedly struggled to answer whether or not he spoke with former President Donald Trump on the day rioters stormed the US Capitol. CNN's Brianna Keilar rolls the tape.
Jeff Miller, a lobbyist and close ally of House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, has warned GOP consultants in recent weeks that they can't work for both McCarthy and Rep. Liz Cheney, a source confirmed to CNN, claiming she is working to undermine the House GOP's efforts to win back the majority.
Thu, 21 Oct 2021 19:10:09 GMT
In this week's episode of "Unfiltered," SE Cupp discusses President Donald Trump's reaction to the death of Colin Powell, comments on the January 6 congressional commission and what that could mean for his future in media.
Fri, 22 Oct 2021 05:46:10 GMT
Evergrande has made a crucial payment that allows it to stay out of default, at least for now, according to Chinese state media.
Fri, 22 Oct 2021 05:01:20 GMT
Alabama death row inmate Willie B. Smith III was executed Thursday night, the state attorney general's office announced, after the US Supreme Court declining to hear an 11th-hour appeal.
Fri, 22 Oct 2021 01:08:18 GMT
In the latest "Reality Check with John Avlon: Extremist Beat," Avlon discusses if empathy can break through hate, and how White nationalists are luring new recruits through memes & an image makeover with CNN's Sara Sidner & Elle Reeve in the second of a two-part look at White identity politics.
Fri, 22 Oct 2021 04:44:43 GMT
The mystery behind the deaths of a couple, their baby daughter and the family dog, who were found on a hiking trail near Yosemite National Park in August, has come to an end.
Fri, 22 Oct 2021 04:20:57 GMT
Donald Trump is -- finally -- getting into the social media game.
Thu, 21 Oct 2021 21:21:17 GMT
While Princess Diana and Prince Charles' marriage looked like fairytale to the outside world in reality it was something completely different. The new CNN Original Series "Diana" explores the person behind the princess. It airs Sundays at 9pm ET/PT on CNN.
Fri, 22 Oct 2021 06:17:00 GMT
Gymnast Simone Biles, who disclosed her mental health struggles during the Tokyo Olympics, says she's "still scared to do gymnastics."
Fri, 22 Oct 2021 05:33:23 GMT
Barbados has elected its first-ever president to replace Britain's Queen Elizabeth as head of state, in a decisive step toward shedding the Caribbean island's colonial past.
Fri, 22 Oct 2021 01:52:46 GMT
Riders who failed to call 911 or stop the alleged sexual assault of a woman on a transit train in Philadelphia will not be prosecuted, according to the district attorney's office.
Thu, 21 Oct 2021 19:59:39 GMT
The fish is nine and half feet long and scientists believe it could weigh more than 4,000 pounds.
Thu, 21 Oct 2021 14:49:11 GMT
• Facebook kept its own oversight board in the dark on program for VIP users
Thu, 21 Oct 2021 00:55:48 GMT
Rudy Giuliani used a filter to make himself look like Abraham Lincoln in an odd attack on Virginia gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on the reaction the ad is receiving.
Fri, 22 Oct 2021 01:26:19 GMT
Vaccine advisers to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention voted on Thursday to recommend booster doses of both the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccines.
Fri, 22 Oct 2021 04:18:05 GMT
Down a narrow, winding street in central Rome, golden cobblestones shine out from the footpath in front of homes, etched with the words: "Deportata Auschwitz" ("deported to Auschwitz").
Thu, 21 Oct 2021 04:41:03 GMT
Shouting, threats, negative billboards and dark money; this year's school board races are like none before. CNN's Evan McMorris-Santoro reports.
Fri, 22 Oct 2021 04:42:56 GMT
At midnight, Australia's second-largest state emerged from what some experts and local media called the world's longest lockdown.
Fri, 22 Oct 2021 04:02:01 GMT
Forests have long been celebrated as the natural heroes in the fight against the climate crisis. They are so good at absorbing and storing carbon dioxide, a consortium of environmental groups are calling on the world to plant one trillion trees over the next decade.
Wed, 20 Oct 2021 09:14:45 GMT
The windswept valleys surrounding the Hengill volcano in southwestern Iceland are dotted with hot springs and steam vents. Hikers from all over the world come here to witness its breath-taking scenery. Even the sheep are photogenic in the soft Nordic light.
Thu, 21 Oct 2021 21:39:32 GMT
During the winter months in West Virginia, Felisha Chase pays more for her electricity than she does for her home.
Fri, 22 Oct 2021 04:42:25 GMT
Now, let's play a game of spot the difference!
Fri, 22 Oct 2021 01:09:38 GMT
It was the late 1980s when South Korean artist Myonghi Kang began work on her painting "Le temps des camélias" ("The Time of Camellias"). Living in Paris' 19th arrondissement at the time, she would periodically revisit the then-vertical canvas to add strokes of color or floral forms.
Thu, 21 Oct 2021 23:40:37 GMT
Masks are required on New York City subways. A subway rider decided to confront two NYPD officers who were not following the rules.
Thu, 21 Oct 2021 17:07:51 GMT
The world's biggest Triceratops fossil ever found, a 66-million-old skeleton affectionately dubbed "Big John," has sold for €6.6 million ($7.7 million) -- smashing its high auction estimate of €1.5 million ($1.7 million).
Thu, 21 Oct 2021 19:10:17 GMT
After the housing market finally started cooling off a bit over the summer, sales rebounded in September.
Fri, 22 Oct 2021 03:35:39 GMT
Former President Donald Trump is planning a return to Wall Street.
Wed, 20 Oct 2021 22:47:54 GMT
Tesla reported record earnings that blew past Wall Street forecasts, as the company was able to shake off the effects of a shortage of computer chips and other raw materials that has dogged the auto industry in recent months.
Wed, 20 Oct 2021 19:07:09 GMT
For a lot of people there is one real Ford Mustang. It's the Ford Mustang GT coupe with the big 5.0-liter gasoline-burning 460 horsepower V8 engine and just two doors. These people do not accept the validity of the Mustang Ecoboost with its 310 horsepower turbocharged four-cylinder engine. And they certainly do not accept a blasphemous battery-powered four-door crossover SUV, known as the Mustang Mach-E.
Thu, 21 Oct 2021 20:47:46 GMT
The Covid-19 pandemic has claimed more than 731,000 lives and countless livelihoods in the US, taking an especially savage toll on those suffering from the racial and economic disparities that have long been overlooked in this country. Having seen these disparities firsthand as the mayor of Baltimore, I know the Build Back Better agenda, along with the bipartisan infrastructure bill, has the potential to deliver results for vulnerable families in need.
Thu, 21 Oct 2021 03:15:47 GMT
Republican Rep. Liz Cheney made an intriguing observation Tuesday about the legal arguments made by Donald Trump's team. During a meeting of the committee investigating the January 6 attack on the Capitol, she implicitly reminded us of the most important aspect of the panel's work, the part that must remain at the forefront of its efforts, and a key guide in the timing of its investigation.
Wed, 20 Oct 2021 21:22:41 GMT
Today we face a full-blown national crisis for our democracy -- with the voting rights of millions of Americans about to be sacrificed solely for partisan gain.
Wed, 20 Oct 2021 22:35:27 GMT
As the world begins to truly contend with just how dangerous social media platforms can be, Facebook's reckoning has been kicked into overdrive following former staffer Frances Haugen's shocking allegations that the company has long known about its platform's toxic effects on society -- and has done little to try to fix them.
Tue, 19 Oct 2021 23:12:20 GMT
Tucker Carlson's crushing indifference to the realities of child-rearing is one of the more recent and extreme reminders of exactly why America needs paid paternity leave.
Wed, 20 Oct 2021 11:31:07 GMT
This fall, the US Supreme Court will decide New York State Rifle and Pistol Association v. Kevin Bruen, a case that may result in vastly expanded rights to carry firearms in public. In doing so, the Court will need to grapple with a key question that, until now, has been left unanswered in the Second Amendment debate: Are there any limits to the type of firearm that can be carried outside of the home?
Thu, 21 Oct 2021 23:16:12 GMT
The leader of the Haitian gang who kidnapped 17 US and Canadian missionaries has threatened to kill the hostages if he doesn't get what he's demanding, according to a video released Thursday.