News

Anchor fired because she's white?

A television anchor out of Pittsburgh filed a lawsuit claiming she was fired for being white after she had posted a controversial Facebook post.

Colorado firefighters battle wildfire to a standstill

A dry thunderstorm moved over a wildfire near the Colorado-Wyoming border, but it had little impact where firefighters have battled the blaze to a standstill at 8 square miles

2 dead, several hurt after Fort Worth dance studio shooting

Texas authorities say two people are dead and several others injured following a shooting outside a nonprofit Fort Worth Dance studio

AP news guide: The Flint water crisis emails

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has released 290,000 more pages of state emails and documents related to the lead-contaminated water in Flint

The Military Ban On Trans Troops Might Be Gone Soon

The Pentagon is expected to remove a ban on transgender people serving openly in the military.

Poll Says Blondes Are More Likely To Cheat

Could blondes be more likely to cheat on a spouse? TC Newman has the details on a new poll.

AdChoices Icon

Young UK Voters Got The Short End Of The Brexit Stick

Almost three-fourths of young voters wanted to stay in the European Union, but they were outvoted by the older generation.

Huge explosion outside hotel in Somali capital, police say

Huge explosion outside hotel in Somali capital, police say; gunmen fighting their way inside

No suspects in shooting of 5 people in Washington suburb

Police say they have yet to identify a suspect in the shooting of five people in a suburb of Washington

New Study Shows Losing A Pet As Hard As A Family Member

The loss of an animal can have as profound an effect as the death of a human family member. TC Newman (@PurpleTCNewman) has the details of a new study.

Kansas facing bigger fights over schools after funding fix

Kansas is bracing for more contentious legal and political fights over education funding even after legislators approved a narrow, short-term fix to satisfy a court mandate

West Virginia Governor Says Deadly Flooding Is Among The State's Worst

As of Friday evening, at least 23 had died in the floods, and rescuers were still battling high waters.

Oregon teen pierced in eye by javelin at track meet

Officials in Oregon say a teen was taken to a hospital in a helicopter after he tripped and was stabbed in the eye by a javelin at a track meet

Trump tries to play down Americans' fear of Brexit fallout

Donald Trump is trying to play down Americans' fears about the possible financial fallout from the United Kingdom's vote to leave the European Union

AdChoices Icon

Extra security moves honorees to withdraw from pride parade

The stepped-up security surrounding San Francisco's LGBT pride celebration has caused two grand marshals and a health clinic that serves sex workers to withdraw from the event's signature parade

Would You Rather Your Self-Driving Car Killed You Or A Pedestrian?

Participants in a new study said passenger-sacrificing cars were more moral, but they didn't really want to buy them for themselves.

European reaction to Brexit vote

CNNi talks to POLITICO European editor, Matthew Karnitschnig, about European reaction to Britain voting to leave the EU.

China to regulate search results following man's death

China has issued new regulations demanding search engines clearly identify paid search results, months after a terminally-ill cancer patient complained that he was misled by the giant search engine Baidu

Flooding kills at least 23 in West Virginia

Massive floods sent raging waters across West Virginia, killing at least 23 people and leaving hundreds stranded, officials said.

Officials work to prevent repeat of dueling hate rallies

Some South Carolina legislators want to regulate Statehouse events in an effort to avoid the chaos of last July, when opposing hate groups held overlapping rallies and overwhelmed a massive police presence

Multiple fatalities reported in West Virginia flooding

A West Virginia official says multiple fatalities have been reported in flooding that has devastated parts of the state

Corruption case casts harsh light on NYPD handgun permits

A police corruption probe has cast a harsh light on the lengths people will go to get a handgun license in New York City

AdChoices Icon

Clinton And Trump Are Using The UK's Brexit Mess To Their Advantage

Unsurprisingly, their reactions were very (very) different.

NYPD Drives The Rainbow In Honor Of Gay Pride

The NYPD chose an unusual way to celebrate Gay Pride Weekend in New York City. TC Newman (@PurpleTCNewman) shows their moving message for Orlando.

The Geopolitics Of The #Brexit

With the U.K. voting to leave the European Union, age-old disputes over territory are starting to come up again in Scotland, Ireland and Spain.