The European Union has agreed a delay to the tortuous Brexit process that avoids the UK crashing out without a deal and throws one last lifeline to the beleaguered British Prime Minister, Theresa May.
Posted on: 21 March 2019 | 8:31 pm
In July 2015, candidate Donald Trump told an audience at the Family Leadership Summit in Iowa that John McCain "is not a war hero. He was a war hero because he was captured. I like people who weren't captured."
Posted on: 21 March 2019 | 7:41 pm
As the tide turns toward a more just criminal justice system, California again has a responsibility to lead the way -- and in doing so, show the world who we are and what we stand for. The death penalty as we know it represents an unfair, unjust and unequal system that does not make us safer.
Posted on: 21 March 2019 | 7:31 pm
There's nothing like watching a legacy crumble in real time, and these days, one feels spoiled for choice. This week, it is J.K. Rowling's "updates" to the Harry Potter series which has set the world -- or at least, swaths of the internet -- on fire.
Posted on: 21 March 2019 | 5:14 pm
Several Indiana school teachers were shot with projectiles "execution-style" during a recent active shooter drill, leaving welts, drawing blood and frightening the educators, the Indiana State Teachers Association said.
Posted on: 21 March 2019 | 5:12 pm
Joe Biden isn't formally in the 2020 presidential race yet, but he's already considering a somewhat radical move: naming a vice presidential pick before he is even the nominee.
Posted on: 21 March 2019 | 5:04 pm
House Oversight Chairman Elijah Cummings said Thursday his committee has obtained new information that several senior White House officials have used personal email and messaging accounts to conduct government business, asserting that President Donald Trump's son-in-law communicated with foreign leaders through a private messaging application that appears to lack adequate safeguards.
Posted on: 21 March 2019 | 4:58 pm
The Supreme Court in 2012 upheld the Affordable Care Act in a 5-4 ruling. The behind-the-scenes maneuvering by Chief Justice John Roberts is the subject of a new book by CNN's Joan Biskupic.
Posted on: 21 March 2019 | 4:10 pm
As special counsel Robert Mueller prepares to issue his final report, we soon could face a constitutional dilemma -- leading down the same road previously walked by President Richard Nixon. The facts are different in some respects now, but the stakes would be the same.
Posted on: 21 March 2019 | 3:40 pm
Ah, spring break -- the time of the year when tens of thousands of college kids head to the beach for fun, sun and shenanigans. But increasingly, these warm-weather locales are giving young partyers a chilly reception.
Posted on: 21 March 2019 | 3:19 pm
Three schoolgirls in Burundi spent the weekend in jail and are facing five years in prison for drawing on the President's face in their school books, Human Rights Watch told CNN.
Posted on: 21 March 2019 | 1:40 pm
Jimmy Carter was the first US president to be born in a hospital. Today, he marks a new milestone as the oldest living former president.
Posted on: 21 March 2019 | 1:19 pm