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01/18/2018
House votes to avert government shutdown. Path in Senate is much less certain.
President Donald Trump called into a meeting of the conservative House Freedom Caucus on Thursday afternoon as Republican leaders search for enough support ahead of a vote on a stopgap spending measure to avoid a government shutdown.


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01/18/2018
What it was like on the House floor


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01/16/2018
What a government shutdown means for you
When there are partisan disagreements and Congress is divided on how to fund the government, the threat of a shutdown looms. Learn what one could mean for you.


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01/18/2018
Wolf Blitzer spars with senator over shutdown
CNN's Wolf Blitzer talks with Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI) about a looming government shutdown.


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01/18/2018
Graham says he won't support stopgap bill
The Senate is ripening for a potential shutdown.


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01/18/2018
Opinion: Needs of politicians and the people on a collision course
A federal government shutdown will be an expensive, demoralizing inconvenience felt all across the nation, not just in Washington. So why aren't legislators working overtime to arrive at a compromise?


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01/18/2018
Public face of agency that runs AmeriCorps is out after racist comments
WARNING: This story contains graphic language.


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01/18/2018
Supreme Court blocks court order to redraw North Carolina congressional districts
The Supreme Court Thursday agreed to freeze, for now, a lower court opinion that struck down North Carolina congressional districts holding that it amounted to an unconstitutional partisan gerrymander. 


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01/18/2018
Analysis: Why Republicans should start panicking, in 1 chart
Midterm elections are about one thing: Base enthusiasm.


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01/18/2018
Consumer protection chief requests $0 in funding


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01/18/2018
Source: President fuming after Kelly said Trump's pledges on wall were uninformed
President Donald Trump insisted Thursday that he has remained consistent in his plans for a border wall, a day after his chief of staff, John Kelly, told Fox News he has "changed his attitude" on it.


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01/18/2018
Tapper: Trump's wall has changed
After White House chief of staff John Kelly told Democratic lawmakers that President Trump's early promises of a border wall were not fully informed, the President insists he has remained consistent. CNN's Jake Tapper compares the President's rhetoric on the subject over time.


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01/18/2018
RNC chair: Booker mansplained to Nielsen
RNC Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel accused Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) of "mansplaining" to Kirstjen Nielsen during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing.


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01/18/2018
It started as neglect and became 'pervasive child abuse,' prosecutor says
David and Louise Turpin, accused of keeping their 13 children captive and shackling some of them inside a squalid Southern California home, have their first court hearing Thursday.


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01/18/2018
Russian spy ship moving toward US
US military officials are tracking a sophisticated Russian spy ship that appears to be moving toward the US. CNN's Brian Todd reports.


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01/18/2018
Voters in Iowa happy with Trump even as they fear what's next
Since Donald Trump came along, they have a "safe word" at the Table of Knowledge inside Darrell's Diner in Monticello, Iowa.


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01/18/2018
Phoenix police: Serial killer behind 9 slayings
Arriving on the scene of a double slaying last month, Phoenix police took a man -- the son of one of the victims -- into custody, not knowing they were handcuffing a suspected serial killer.


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01/18/2018
Pope officiates flight attendants' wedding
Pope Francis married two flight attendants in an impromptu ceremony on his papal plane some 36,000 feet over Chile. CNN's Rosa Flores has details.


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01/18/2018
Cupp: Tide pod idiocy. Now in real time
A small silver lining amid a life-threatening trend: Thanks to a generation's obsession with DIY stardom and oversharing, we can at least know immediately, in real time, about the dumb fadsand dangerous pranks sweeping the basements, mall food courts and parking lots across the country, writes SE Cupp, and do something to save lives.


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01/18/2018
She confessed after the murder weapon was spotted in her Facebook photo
On the evening of March 24, 2015, Cheyenne Antoine and Brittney Gargol posed for a selfie and posted it on Facebook before heading out for the night.


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01/18/2018
New Zealand's Prime Minister is pregnant
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced Friday that she and her partner, Clarke Gayford, are expecting their first child in June.


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01/18/2018
The Super Bowl nobody wants


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01/18/2018
NBA All-Star game starters announced


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01/18/2018
Doctor delivers baby on international flight
This definitely wasn't what Dr. Sij Hemal was expecting when he booked a flight with Air France from India to the United States.


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01/18/2018
Drone spots swimmers, then does this
Two swimmers were in serious trouble off the coast of Australia, until a drone came to their rescue.


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01/18/2018
24-year-old gets college football coaching job


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01/18/2018
Son breaks down over deported dad
The family of Jorge Garcia, the father of two who was deported to Mexico after 30 years in the US, made an emotional appearance on "The View" and vowed to continue to move forward.


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01/18/2018
Pelosi will guest judge 'RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars'
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi will be a guest judge the new season of "RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars."


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01/18/2018
Federer and Djokovic: Pay tennis players more


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01/18/2018
Protest over college student's racist rant
An Alabama University student is no longer enrolled at the school after posting videos to social media full of taunts and racial slurs.


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01/18/2018
He's the all-of-a-sudden face of American hockey


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01/18/2018
Pay off your house with this insane trick


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01/18/2018
The new face of Team USA


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01/08/2018
North Korean skaters have Olympic dreams
With the Winter Olympics only weeks away, North Korean figure skaters Ryom Tae-Ok and Kim Ju-Sik hope to take to the ice. Thawing tensions between their homeland and South Korea have rekindled the pair's hopes of competing. CNN's Christina Macfarlane reports.


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01/18/2018
North and South Korea to march under one flag
North and South Korean athletes will march together at the Winter Olympics opening ceremony under a unified flag, the South said Wednesday, in a diplomatic breakthrough following days of talks between the two countries.


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01/01/2018
Security challenges at 2018 Winter Olympics
The Pyeongchang organizing committee is preparing for all security scenarios ahead of the 2018 Winter Olympics. CNN's Paula Hancocks has more.


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01/15/2018
What a shot! 26 amazing sports photos
Take a look at 26 amazing sports photos from January 9 through January 15.


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01/16/2018
Opinion: Olympics diplomacy could solve NK crisis
Olympics diplomacy will get its day, even if it comes beneath the shadow of the North Korean nuclear program.


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01/18/2018
Most Americans can't cover a $1,000 emergency


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01/17/2018
American businesses can't find workers


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01/17/2018
Tech workers flee US, blame Trump
President Trump's anti-immigrant stance is leading some in the United States tech industry to leave the country and return to their homeland. CNN's Matt Rivers reports.


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01/17/2018
Here's what could derail the US economy


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01/18/2018
Her dress design changed everything


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01/18/2018
Huge windstorm sends people tumbling
Strong wind wreaked havoc on pedestrians and snarled transportation systems in the Netherlands.


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01/16/2018
Inside a $48,000-a-night hotel
You can do a lot with $48,000 -- pick up a couple of basic SUVs, acquire three Bitcoins or even buy a small house.


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01/17/2018
How luxury watch brands are seducing millennials
It's no secret that the last decade has been one of ups and downs for the luxury watch industry, thanks to financial crises, economic booms, and changing spending habits. And while a return to former highs may be impossible, the consensus is that the world's watchmakers will have to make significant changes to guarantee continued success.


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10/24/2017
Millennials are shaking up these 7 industries


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08/21/2017
5 simple steps to retiring rich


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01/05/2018
3 ways you can save better for retirement


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01/17/2018
California horror house: Are we to blame?
What responsibility does society bear for the Turpins?


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01/17/2018
Leon Panetta: The world needs to know that Trump is not who we are
The President of the United States recently made a vulgar and disparaging remark about immigrants to our country from poor and impoverished areas of the world. The remark is unsurprising -- it came from a President who seeks to close our country off from the rest of the world.


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01/18/2018
Sen. Cornyn: FISA is need to protect America
For Americans, September 11, 2001 will forever be etched into our memories. The world watched as an always resolute nation fell victim to a horrific act of terror on its own soil. Our enemies celebrated in a seemingly impervious nation being brought to its knees, if only for a moment.


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01/18/2018
Let's be honest about Aziz Ansari
This week, an anonymous accuser's account of regretting what appears to be consensual oral sex with actor and comedian Aziz Ansari exploded into the media, with the words "sexual misconduct" splashed across television news, the internet and newspapers.


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01/17/2018
Trump administration's deeply misleading report


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01/17/2018
Love and Washington don't mix
I do not believe love is the answer. I want to. But love, American style, is the kind of love I can live without. Like everything else in our culture, love has become politicized.


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01/18/2018
Pay off your house with this insane trick


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01/18/2018
6 self-care tips for dry eyes


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01/18/2018
3 cards charging 0% interest until 2019


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01/18/2018
Government shutdown: Where the senators stand
If the House passes a short-term spending bill on Thursday, the Senate will need 60 votes to move it forward.


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01/18/2018
Feinstein warns people will die if government shuts down
Sen. Dianne Feinstein warned Wednesday that when the federal government shuts down "people die, accidents happen" and it's hard to assess what the impact will be when "necessary functions cease."


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01/18/2018
Trump's dealmaking mythology meets DC reality
For his entire adult life, and with special vigor during the 2016 campaign, President Donald Trump has insisted on his skills as a master negotiator.


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01/18/2018
Fashion and politics in the age of Trump
A look at what people wore to express their politics during Trump's first year in office.


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01/17/2018
Aetna customers get $17 million in HIV privacy settlement
After thousands of customers' HIV statuses were revealed in mailings last year, a federal class-action lawsuit against health care company Aetna has reached a $17 million settlement.


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01/17/2018
6 teen suicides in 6 months in 1 school district
Late last week, Hayden Porter, a 15-year-old freshman at a high school in Ohio, took his life. He was the sixth current or former teenage student from the school district to kill themselves within the past six months.


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01/16/2018
Holding a sneeze blew a hole in his throat
If you are about to sneeze -- even if you are in a quiet place -- doctors would advise you to let it rip. A 34-year-old unnamed man in Britain learned that lesson the hard way and had to spend two weeks in the hospital due to his resulting injury. That's according to a case report with the cringe-inducing title "Snap, crackle and pop: when sneezing leads to crackling in the neck." The report was published Monday in the medical journal BMJ Case Reports.


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01/18/2018
SAG Awards get ready for #MeToo close-up
Following a Golden Globes that made headlines with its Time's Up theme, the Screen Actors Guild is leaning into that discussion with its annual presentation Sunday. Yet with several more star-studded ceremonies to come, questions linger as to how well Hollywood's awards apparatus can juggle serving as a rallying point for that movement with its more prosaic, self-congratulatory business.


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01/18/2018
Dylan Farrow gives first TV interview on Woody Allen
Dylan Farrow broke down in tears in her first televised interview and said she wishes her father, director Woody Allen, had been charged with assaulting her.


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01/18/2018
Justin Timberlake made peace with Janet Jackson
Fans may still be waiting on Justin Timberlake to apologize to Janet Jackson after the uproar over their 2004 Super Bowl appearance, but he says it's all good.


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01/18/2018
Seal under investigation for alleged sexual battery
Days after singer Seal offered his support for the #MeToo movement, law enforcement officials say he is under investigation for an alleged 2016 incident of sexual battery.


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