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It's taking the US government up on a promise made nearly 200 years ago 25 Aug 2019, 2:40 am

The Cherokee Nation announced Thursday that it intends to appoint a delegate to the US House of Representatives, asserting for the first time a right promised to the tribe in a nearly 200-year-old treaty with the federal government.

'I have made mistakes': Warren apologizes at tribal forum 19 Aug 2019, 4:42 pm

Elizabeth Warren did not wait long to address the question that lingered over her visit to a Native American presidential candidate forum Monday in Iowa.

Elizabeth Warren releases plan to aid Native Americans ahead of closely watched conference 16 Aug 2019, 11:57 am

Sen. Elizabeth Warren on Friday released multiple proposals that aim to address concerns and needs specific to Indian Country, including draft legislation crafted with New Mexico Rep. Deb Haaland, one of the first two Native Americans elected to Congress last year.

Why some Native Americans say it's hard to trust government 25 Aug 2019, 5:15 am

CNN's Van Jones talks to Native Americans to discuss the government's level of contribution to their reservations throughout the different administrations.

Trump insists all is well at G7, even as disputes boil 25 Aug 2019, 5:25 am

President Donald Trump says all is well at the Group of 7 summit, which gets underway Sunday on France's Atlantic coast.

Opinion: Deficit ballooned under Trump, exploding a GOP myth 24 Aug 2019, 9:40 pm

The Congressional Budget Office has predicted the federal deficit could reach $1 trillion by the 2020 fiscal year. Once again, President Trump has exposed a myth in American politics. That myth? That Republicans are the party of fiscal responsibility.

Trump: The media wants a recession in order to get me out of office 25 Aug 2019, 3:32 am

During a G7 summit breakfast, President Trump made remarks to the media about the US-China trade war and the US economy.

Why Elizabeth Warren overrode her adviser on this issue 24 Aug 2019, 11:37 am

2020 presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) tells CNN's David Axelrod why the selfie line is an important part of her campaign events.

Trump says he has an 'absolute right' to order US companies out of China 24 Aug 2019, 12:17 pm

President Donald Trump claimed he has the "absolute right" to "order" US companies to stop doing business with China that would involve using his broad executive authority in a new and unprecedented way under a 1977 law.

Opinion: Call him King Trump 24 Aug 2019, 3:16 pm

There are countries that have endured unhinged leaders before. I'm thinking of Britain during the reign of King George III, whose years of delusion were depicted in the 1994 film "The Madness of King George." Our current civic stress test in the United States is coming courtesy of a President whose narcissistic impulses seem to be getting worse. Two recent days crystallized those concerns.

Former CEO makes wild claims during CNN interview 24 Aug 2019, 4:14 am

Two former top FBI officials deny former Overstock CEO Patrick Byrne's claim that the FBI directed him in the summer before the 2016 election to pursue a "romantic relationship with Maria Butina," the Russian woman who was accused of seeking to win influence in powerful Republican circles at the behest of her country's government. CNN's Sara Murray reports.

Their neighborhood was flooded to save Houston 25 Aug 2019, 2:11 am

Two days after Hurricane Harvey made landfall in Texas in August 2017, as historic rainfall submerged parts of Houston, the Army Corps of Engineers released water from two reservoirs into a river running through one of the country's richest zip codes.

Ex-NFL player's son arrested in parents' death 25 Aug 2019, 2:14 am

The son of former NFL player Barry Bennett was taken into custody Saturday in connection with the killing of his parents.

High school sweethearts die after wedding 24 Aug 2019, 6:02 pm

As a young Texas couple were leaving the courthouse for their wedding ceremony, their car collided with a pickup truck, killing both of them, according to CNN affiliate KFDM.

United Airlines suspends service between Chicago and Hong Kong 25 Aug 2019, 2:54 am

United Airlines is suspending daily service from Chicago's O'Hare International Airport to Hong Kong starting next month, the company confirmed to CNN Saturday.

Lightning strike at PGA Tour Championship leaves at least 6 injured 24 Aug 2019, 10:15 pm

Multiple people were wounded by debris after lightning struck a tree at a PGA golf tournament in Atlanta, the organizers said.

Rocker Eddie Money says he has cancer 24 Aug 2019, 4:29 pm

Eddie Money announced Saturday he has stage 4 esophageal cancer in a preview clip of his reality show "Real Money."

Did astronaut commit the first space crime? 24 Aug 2019, 3:18 pm

NASA is examining a claim that an astronaut improperly accessed the bank account of her estranged spouse from the International Space Station, The New York Times reported Friday -- potentially the first criminal allegation from space.

Singer died with $1M in uncashed checks 23 Aug 2019, 7:03 pm

An estate inventory found $1 million in uncashed checks among Aretha Franklin's possessions.

Fugitive billionaire's skyscraper sold for $734M 21 Aug 2019, 4:45 am

With its exaggerated crown and bulging upper levels, the 39-floor Pangu Plaza casts an unusual shadow over Beijing.

Apple said not to do this with Apple Card. We did 23 Aug 2019, 3:07 pm

Apple is warning customers that some fabrics, such as leather and denim, could cause permanent discoloration to the Apple Card. So CNN Business tested it out.

Jonas Brothers concert cut short 24 Aug 2019, 1:08 pm

US men's basketball team loses its first game in nearly 13 years 24 Aug 2019, 1:29 pm

For more than a decade, the United States maintained its dominance in international men's basketball. All of that changed Saturday, when Team USA lost its first game since 2006 to Australia.

Kit Harington confirmed for role in Marvel's 'The Eternals' 24 Aug 2019, 4:58 pm

Kit Harington has been confirmed for a role in Marvel's "The Eternals," bringing the "Game of Thrones" star into the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

NYT: Woman uncovers shocking fertility secret 23 Aug 2019, 6:08 pm

According to a New York Times report, some fertility doctors have used their own sperm to inseminate unwitting patients.

When is a dime worth $1.32 million? 19 Aug 2019, 3:46 pm

A Utah businessman paid $1.32 million for a dime last week at a Chicago coin auction.

Drivers stunned by danger on LA highway 24 Aug 2019, 9:56 am

A couple in California spotted a driver who appears to be asleep behind the wheel of his Tesla on a busy freeway.

Colts star QB Andrew Luck is retiring at 29 25 Aug 2019, 2:49 am

Quarterback Andrew Luck, the first pick in the 2012 NFL draft and a four-time Pro Bowl selection, has told the Indianapolis Colts that he is retiring, ESPN and the NFL said on their websites Saturday night.

See his emotional retirement announcement 25 Aug 2019, 2:46 am

Quarterback Andrew Luck, the first pick in the 2012 NFL draft and a four-time Pro Bowl selection, is retiring, the Indianapolis Colts player said Saturday night.

When Neptune got its stunning close-up: The Voyager 2 flyby, 30 years later 25 Aug 2019, 1:16 am

Thirty years ago, NASA's Voyager 2 mission flew by Neptune, capturing the first close-up images of the blue gas giant. Before this, the eighth planet in our solar system was only known as a fuzzy dot in the distance.

Black hole gobbles up neutron star, causing ripples in space and time 24 Aug 2019, 3:17 am

In the same decade when gravitational waves and a neutron star merger have been observed, astronomers have now observed what they believe to be the first detection of a black hole swallowing a neutron star.

Spacecraft with humanoid robot fails to dock 24 Aug 2019, 7:31 am

A spacecraft carrying Russia's humanoid robot failed to dock with the International Space Station on Saturday morning, Russian state news agencies reported.

NASA discovers potentially habitable planet 2 Aug 2019, 3:05 pm

A "super-Earth" 31 light-years away could have the right conditions to support liquid water and possibly sustain life.

Meet the 2020 hopefuls running for America's First Pooch 25 Aug 2019, 1:25 am

The 2020 Democratic candidates for president are everywhere. We know their policies. We know their playlists. But do we know their dogs?

Disney reveals Emma Stone's new look as a punk rock Cruella de Vil 24 Aug 2019, 8:40 pm

Disney teased fans on Saturday with a sneak peek at Cruella de Vil's new punk rock look -- which left fans a little confused.

Farmer is dumping 12,000 gallons of milk a day. Here's why 22 Aug 2019, 12:53 pm

CNN's Rene Marsh investigates Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, or PFAS, and their effects across the US. The CDC says PFAS are found in the bloodstreams of nearly all Americans, and they have been linked to many ailments including liver cancer, thyroid problems and birth defects.

Golfer: My shot was 'really the only thing I was worried about' 24 Aug 2019, 2:01 pm

In Florida, golfers play by a different set of rules. And one of the rules may or may not include ignoring giant, scary alligators.

Is a recession coming? Here's how to tell 21 Aug 2019, 9:18 am

Warning bells are going off about a possible recession in America, perhaps in time for the 2020 election. The key to whether the US economy keeps growing or stalls rests largely on consumers, and whether or not they keep spending.

What China's new tariffs mean for you 23 Aug 2019, 6:03 pm

It's hard to keep up with the tit-for-tat trade war between the United States and China.

Apple warns not to keep its credit card by leather. Or denim. Or loose change. 23 Aug 2019, 4:10 pm

Apple's new titanium credit card comes with a potential headache that will be familiar to iPhone users everywhere: It can get scuffed up a little too easily in the real world.

We are facing a global emergency in the Amazon 24 Aug 2019, 1:49 pm

Called "the lungs of the Earth", the Amazon rainforest and its lush trees make roughly 20% of the oxygen on Earth. Yet, right now, the skies of Sao Paolo, Brazil are black and the smoke can be seen from space

Trump wants to welcome Russia back into G7. John McCain must be rolling in his grave 24 Aug 2019, 2:54 pm

When Russia forcibly annexed Crimea in the spring of 2014, sending heavily armed masked men onto the peninsula that indisputably belonged to Ukraine, it triggered a collective gasp of disbelief across Europe. After all, it was the first time since the break-up of the Soviet Union that Russian troops occupied the sovereign territory of one of its former states.

ASL interpreter's viral moment misses the point 23 Aug 2019, 6:20 am

This week, a video of American Sign Language (ASL) interpreter Amber Galloway Gallego working alongside rapper Twista, described by The Root as "the fastest rapping MC in the world," went viral.

Trump should stop waffling on gun control laws 24 Aug 2019, 6:52 pm

One hallmark of Donald Trump's presidency has been his penchant for contradicting himself. One example of his inconsistency has been his back and forth on gun control. The President's apparent U-turns have left the nation spinning in the aftermath of successive horrific mass shootings.

Trump's chilling plan punishes children 24 Aug 2019, 10:51 am

When all else fails, lock up children.  That's the message from the Trump administration, which on Wednesday announced a regulation allowing it to indefinitely detain migrant families who arrive at our southern border. The new rule would replace a court agreement known as the Flores settlement, which sets minimum standards for migrant children in government custody, and limits their detention to 20 days. 

Why 'Seinfeld' is superior to 'Friends' 23 Aug 2019, 8:32 am

Early on in the fourth season of "Seinfeld," Jerry Seinfeld and his friend George Costanza fly to Los Angeles to pitch a sitcom to NBC. George's idea? A show about nothing. The idea is swiftly met with confusion. No plot? Nothing happens?

Hong Kong protesters form human chain across city 23 Aug 2019, 1:05 pm

Protesters formed a human chain across Hong Kong Friday evening in a show of solidarity for the city's pro-democracy protest movement that continues to gain traction almost three months after it began.

Israel claims responsibility for airstrikes in Syria 25 Aug 2019, 12:56 am

The Israeli military said it foiled an imminent large-scale attack by Iranian forces and Shiite militia on targets in northern Israel, with a series of airstrikes carried out near the Syrian capital Damascus.

Putin orders response to US missile test 23 Aug 2019, 8:31 am

Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered his military to prepare a "symmetrical response" to a recent US test of a cruise missile, the Kremlin said in a statement Friday.

France opens Epstein rape investigation 23 Aug 2019, 10:19 am

The Paris prosecutor's office has opened an investigation into Jeffrey Epstein, it confirmed on Friday.

Romance scam 'targeted women worldwide' 24 Aug 2019, 7:08 am

The Japanese woman and a man claiming to be a US Army captain stationed in Syria started communicating in March 2016 on an international social network.

What it's like going back to school after deadly summer 24 Aug 2019, 4:06 pm

At the end of a recent meeting, middle school teacher Cassie Lopez and her colleagues were handed a large bucket, kitty litter and a pop-up shower curtain.

She thought there was water in her ear. Turns out it was a venomous spider 23 Aug 2019, 4:54 pm

Susie Torres went to the doctor with what she thought was water sloshing around in her left ear. But water doesn't have eight legs, pincers and a venomous bite.

Lightning strike at PGA tournament injures 6 24 Aug 2019, 9:03 pm

At least five people were injured after lightning struck a tree at the Tour Championship golf tournament in Atlanta, police and the organizers said on Saturday.

Air Force base in South Carolina to add days off after recent suicides 24 Aug 2019, 9:54 pm

On Friday, most of the service members of the Air Force's 20th Fighter Wing at Shaw Air Force base in South Carolina will get a needed extra day off.

Meet the model whose skin tone made her a social media star 31 Jan 2019, 6:02 am

She calls herself the 'Melaniin Goddess,' but years before Khoudia Diop came to celebrate her strikingly dark skin, the 19-year-old model struggled with bullying over her complexion.

Naomi Campbell sets her sights on Lagos 22 May 2019, 7:41 am

Decades after making her name on the most watched runways of Paris and Milan, supermodel Naomi Campbell has decamped for new ground: Lagos, Nigeria.

Laetitia Ky's strong hair and its powerful message 31 Jan 2019, 5:45 am

Growing up, Laetitia Ky never gave her hair much thought, although she learned how to braid at the age of five by watching her mother and took to it easily. "I really didn't care about my hair at all as a teen," she said over Skype with a laugh.

How the 1% are preparing for the apocalypse 7 Aug 2019, 9:09 am

Say "doomsday bunker" and most people would imagine a concrete room filled with cots and canned goods.

The world's tallest unoccupied building 9 Aug 2019, 11:15 pm

In 1987, ground was broken on a grand new hotel in North Korea's capital, Pyongyang. The pyramid-shaped, supertall skyscraper was to exceed 1,000 feet in height, and was designed to house at least 3,000 rooms, as well as five revolving restaurants with panoramic views.

Norway's $40 billion 'floating tunnel' 29 Jan 2019, 3:00 am

With majestic glaciers, fjords and mountains, Norway is famous for its dramatic natural landscape.

Jared Harris can tell a crazy-good story 22 Aug 2019, 4:20 pm

A little over an hour worth with actor Jared Harris will take you into some dark corners of conversation.

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