Trump's lead lawyer in Russia probe resigns

Why now? "It's becoming clear this investigation is not going away," says Maggie Haberman of the NYT. "The President had lost his patience with John Dowd.... He is looking for a more aggressive approach."

The Latest: New round of heavy rain enters…

The powerful storm hitting California has caused widespread street flooding in some Central Valley cities

Man convicted of fatal bombing 29 years ago to be…

As Texas investigates the motive of a now-dead serial bomber, the son of a judge killed by a package bomb nearly 30 years ago is revisiting the trauma his family experienced

Florida bridge collapse victim's family latest to…

Another lawsuit has been filed in the collapse of the pedestrian bridge at Florida International University, this one from the family of one of the six people who were killed

Trump to 'pause' looming metal tariffs for some…

The European Union, Australia, Argentina, Brazil and South Korea are among the nations that will get an initial exemption from looming steel and aluminum tariffs, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said Thursday in testimony before a Senate panel

Police release videos of fatal shooting of…

Video footage released by Sacramento police shows two officers yelling that a man had a gun before they fatally shot him

Tobias Ellwood MP recalls efforts to save PC…

Tobias Ellwood MP recalls efforts to save PC Keith Palmer

Sacramento Police Shot Unarmed Black Man in His…

Two police officers in Sacramento yelled for a black suspect to show his hands then shouted “gun, gun, gun”... moments before shooting him to death.

What Could Have Been The World's Largest Flood…

If you thought the biblical flood of Noah was intense, new evidence suggests that one flood actually refilled the Mediterranean sea.

Trump to punish China on trade as US companies…

President Donald Trump is targeting China for stealing American technology or pressuring U.S. companies to hand it over as farmers, electronics retailers and other U.S. businesses brace for a backlash

Vermont now only US state to never send a woman to Congress

Beaten out by Mississippi, Vermont is now the only state in the nation to have never sent a woman to Congress

Facebook shares drop further

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's public apology over the data privacy issue couldn't stem the slide in Facebook shares Thursday morning. Fred Katayama reports.

Bank of England keeps rates on hold and hints at May rise

The Bank of England have kept interest rates unchanged but appeared to issue another broad hint that they may rise again in May in order to get inflation back to target

Hurricane Harvey's toxic impact deeper than…

A joint media investigation reveals that the extent of Hurricane Harvey's toxic assault on the environment was more widespread than authorities publicly acknowledged, and questions about the long-term consequences for human health remain unanswered.

Trump Announces New Tariffs On Chinese Imports

President Trump signed a memorandum Thursday targeting China's "economic aggression."

How a tiny creature's poo offsets carbon emissions

Krill are at the center of efforts to preserve the world's largest carbon sink; a shrimp-like creature whose species holds the Antarctic food web together and whose balance is essential to our very existence. CNN's Arwa Damon and Brice Laine report from Antarctica

Can Zuckerberg's media blitz take the pressure…

Can Zuckerberg's media blitz take the pressure off Facebook?

Capturing the life of the UAE's founding father

Ramesh Shukla has captured the country's incredible transformation from desert to a world metropolis.

Police: Baby in viral video was smoking marijuana

Authorities say a 1-year-old child shown smoking on a viral social media video was inhaling marijuana smoke

A glimmer of hope for health of moose in northern…

Maine hunters might be allowed to harvest more moose this year because of strong survival rates; Vermont and Minnesota hunters see opposite trend