In yet another unnecessary attack on the first lady, CNN contributor Kate Anderson Brower, who purports to be an expert on the customs and norms of first ladies and yet has never met Melania Trump, wrote Thursday that Mrs. Trump "proved that she doesn't understand what it means to be first lady."
Posted on: 17 December 2018 | 9:39 am
Greta Thunberg, a 15-year-old student from Sweden, captured the attention of the world recently when she shamed climate change negotiators at a United Nations climate summit in Poland.
Posted on: 17 December 2018 | 9:38 am
Leading e-cigarette company Juul Labs has tried to distance itself from a vast social media presence that experts say drives its popularity among teens. But a CNN investigation sheds new light on how the company was encouraging -- and at times paying for -- social media users to promote its nicotine-filled product to thousands of their followers.
Posted on: 17 December 2018 | 9:36 am
The Senate Intelligence Committee is set to release two reports on Monday detailing the breadth of the Russian social media campaign to sow discord in the United States.
Posted on: 17 December 2018 | 9:14 am
The Senate Intelligence Committee has been advised that social media companies might have provided the "bare minimum" amount of data to aid the panel's investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election, according to a person familiar with a report commissioned by the committee.
Posted on: 17 December 2018 | 9:10 am
The federal government faces a partial shutdown in five days and nobody on Capitol Hill -- Republican allies of President Donald Trump or Democratic opponents -- has any idea what the President will or won't accept in terms of a deal. Congressional Democrats laid out their government funding proposals last week and haven't moved from them. Congressional Republicans have been waiting since then for guidance from the White House on next steps -- a counter proposal? A short-term punt? Some combination of the two?
Posted on: 17 December 2018 | 8:50 am
A tiny Pacific Island nation facing an existential threat due to climate change has put the world's biggest carbon energy producers on notice.
Posted on: 17 December 2018 | 8:17 am
A frenzied year in Washington is going out with a roar as the political forces that combined to make the first half of President Donald Trump's mandate so turbulent come to a head in a hugely consequential run-up to the holidays.
Posted on: 17 December 2018 | 7:57 am
Grieving the most tragic loss two parents could endure, Jeff and Linda Hullibarger expected comfort from a priest's homily at their son Maison's funeral.
Posted on: 17 December 2018 | 7:52 am
Supporters of President Donald Trump are sometimes painted with a broad brush, unequivocally loyal regardless of controversies or investigations plaguing his administration. But significant blocs of his strongest supporters do break with the President or his positions from time to time.
Posted on: 17 December 2018 | 7:50 am
Posted on: 17 December 2018 | 7:42 am
CNN's Alisyn Camerota responds to President Donald Trump's tweet criticizing 'SNL' by saying she's at her most patriotic when watching the show because we live in a country where comedians can make fun of presidents.
Posted on: 17 December 2018 | 7:38 am
A three-year-old girl is recovering in hospital after she was allegedly raped in Delhi on Sunday, exactly six years after the brutal gang rape of a student on a bus in the Indian capital ignited protests across the country.
Posted on: 17 December 2018 | 6:13 am