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• Biden says US-China relations have not taken a hit in wake of spy balloon shoot down
• Spy balloon part of a broader Chinese military surveillance operation, US intel sources say
In China's eyes, the newest superpower battlefield sits between 12 and 60 miles above the Earth's surface in a thin-aired layer of the atmosphere it calls "near space."
President Joe Biden said in a new interview that the recently recovered Chinese spy balloon that traversed the continental US did not damage bilateral relations between the two countries.
CNN obtained images of Chinese spy balloons, recently shot down in the US, hovering over Taiwan in recent months. China has long vowed to "reunify" the democratic island with the communist country's mainland, by force if necessary. One of the Chinese military's tools being high altitude balloons. CNN's Will Ripley has more from Taiwan.
Shooting down China's balloon was akin to my 11-year-old son finally popping the toy balloon he had been batting around the house all week.
The US Navy released photos Tuesday of its recovery effort of a suspected Chinese spy balloon, which US fighter jets shot down over the Atlantic Ocean on Saturday.
A senior American military officer notified lawmakers in January that China has more land-based fixed and mobile intercontinental ballistic missile launchers than the US, according to a letter sent to Congress.
• Biden heads to rival-rich Florida ready to push Republicans on Social Security and Medicare
• Biden confronts Republicans in first speech after 'spirited' State of the Union
• Opinion: Biden plays 'truth or dare' with GOP
• Democrats to control Pennsylvania House after special election sweep
Madonna has spoken out against criticism of her appearance after presenting at the Grammy Awards Sunday night. In her latest Instagram post, the multi-award-winning singer lamented being "caught in the glare of ageism and misogyny that permeates the world we live in," after a close-up photo of her face went viral online and sparked a torrent of negative comments.
When booking a flight, do you ever think about which seat will protect you the most in an emergency? Probably not.
During an interview with BBC journalist Amol Rajan, Bill Gates argued against accusations he's a hypocrite for using a personal private jet while also investing in climate change solutions.
The Phoenix Suns have acquired Kevin Durant from the Brooklyn Nets in a blockbuster trade, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski and The Athletic's Shams Charania.
A pair of California woodpeckers are surely crushed after a pest control technician on a routine call recently found their massive trove of acorns cleverly stashed in the walls of a California home.
Dr. Sanjay Gupta is reinvesting in his brain, not simply to stave off decline, but to make his next phase of life the best it can be. Here's why the advancements we've made in science can make this a goal everyone can tackle, too.
"The most mysterious and beloved artist of all time." Without a hint of apology, this is how the general director of Amsterdam's Rijksmuseum, Taco Dibbits, describes Vermeer. And it's hard to disagree. Of course, we have other more recognizable names — Leonardo, Rembrandt, Picasso, Van Gogh — but has any other great artist been so intensely studied and revisited in recent years as the Dutchman Johannes Vermeer of Delft?
On the monumental day that Nancy Pelosi announced she'd be relinquishing her role as leader of the House Democrats, she didn't mark the occasion with a gourmet meal. Instead, the 82-year-old reportedly indulged in the same lunch she eats every day: a hotdog with mustard and relish.
"Thirst Trap Brady" plugs his underwear by wearing them. But some say, "Put more clothes on!" CNN's Jeanne Moos reports.
One of social media's most fiery darlings is set to make another sensation in coming weeks.
Ever drift off to sleep and suddenly feel like you're falling, forcing you to wake with a start? Some people say they are startled alert by a loud snapping noise or a blinding light coming from inside their head, while others describe their muscles twitching involuntarily from a sudden electric shock.
• Opinion: What McCarthy shushing his party means for his future
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's 9-year-old daughter made headlines for her appearance at an event celebrating the North Korean military. CNN's Will Ripley reports.
Live updates: Zelensky pushes for EU membership
Rep. George Santos (R-NY) is facing growing calls to resign over his many lies. Psychologist Christian Hart speaks to CNN's Eva McKend on Rep. Santos' behavior.
Just when Beth and Kyle Long received the worst news of their life, an Ohio law made their searing pain even worse.
A NewsNation correspondent was arrested Wednesday after he began reporting live during a news conference held by Ohio authorities regarding a train derailment -- an arrest the network says happened after he was told to stop speaking during the governor's remarks.
Retired Major General James "Spider" Marks explains to CNN's Erin Burnett why he believes Russia is in a "bad spot" and why he says Russia will be "routinely smashed" by Ukraine.
• Disney announces more 'Toy Story' and 'Frozen' sequels
• Analysis: Welcome to the 'generative AI' era. Resistance is futile
More than 3 tons of cocaine floating in the ocean have been seized by authorities in New Zealand in one of the country's single biggest drugs busts.
Egg prices are still high at the grocery store — so plant-based egg alternatives are using this moment to make their case.
A former Chechen commander wanted by Ukraine for alleged war crimes committed last year is leading the Russian earthquake relief effort in Turkey.
• Live updates: Death toll surpasses 12,000
• Explained: Why was the earthquake so deadly and what could happen next?
CNN's Jomana Kharadsheh reports from Adana, Turkey, where survivors of the earthquake that has killed more than 16,000 people in Turkey and Syria are still desperately searching for their loved ones.
For three days since Monday's quake, no aid has arrived at the Bab al-Hawa border crossing from Turkey to rebel-held areas of northern Syria -- just 300 bodies, according to the administration that controls the only access point between the two countries.
Syrian victims of the devastating earthquake that hit their country and Turkey on Monday may become hostages of the politics that have divided Syria for over a decade, analysts have warned.
A spectacular image of a snow leopard gazing out across mountains in India has been voted the winner of this year's Wildlife Photographer of the Year People's Choice Award.
Recent telescope data revealed that a small planet in the far reaches of our solar system has a dense ring round it. And scientists are baffled as to why.
The James Webb Space Telescope has observed its smallest cosmic object to date — a previously unknown asteroid about the size of the Colosseum in Rome.
Dubai could become a new center for sustainability and wellness, if developer URB gets its way. The Dubai-based firm has proposed a series of ambitious, environmentally focused designs to transform the emirate -- including an indoor climate controlled "sustainable urban highway" stretching over 93 kilometers (58 miles).
A Manhattan federal jury on Wednesday concluded that an artist's non-fungible token versions of Hermes' famous Birkin bags violated the French fashion house's trademark rights.
Inspired by his love of horror films, Japanese DJ and artist Masataka Shishido talks to Reuters about creating freaky flesh-like accessories ranging from mouth-shaped purses to dice with blinking eyes controlled by a remote.
The timeless advice for couples about the importance of communicating when it comes to sex might be as old as the act itself.
Bed Bath & Beyond, America's quintessential home furnishings' chain, is fighting to stay in business.
However you feel about doing your taxes, chances are that, if you expect to get a refund, you'll want it fast.
Twitter temporarily suspended Montana Republican Sen. Steve Daines's account for violations of the company's sensitive media policy.
The Super Bowl comes at a time of major social and political turmoil. But you won't get much sense of that from the ads and teasers that have been previewed so far. Staying out of the fray may allow brands to avoid controversy, but they'll miss an opportunity to make memorable marks on our culture.
China has accused the United States of "an obvious overreaction" and "seriously violating international practice" after US military jets on Saturday shot down its suspected spy balloon off the coast of South Carolina. This after it had loitered over the US, including sensitive national security sites, for more than four days last week. My reaction to this indignation? Poppycock!
President Joe Biden talked a lot about jobs and workers during Tuesday night's State of the Union address. That was expected — the address is a report card, and presidents love to brag about their grades, in this case booming job numbers and the lowest unemployment rate since 1969.
Long before the current war in Ukraine began nearly a year ago, Israel has maintained strict neutrality in the hostilities between Russia and Ukraine. That may be about to change.
Sam Smith's recent music video for their song "I'm Not Here To Make Friends" is a cacophony of queer delights. To set the scene: the singer emerges from a golden helicopter in a gloriously fluffy pink coat and enters a stately home. From that point on, euphoria abounds.
Pamela Anderson is finally telling her own story her own way. No makeup, no ghostwriters. And it turns out that while the world was writing her off as a sex-object cartoon, she was cultivating a life full of art, family and radical activism.
Indiana Jones might be a few decades older than when the first film about the titular hero was released, but Harrison Ford doesn't want the character's age to be a punchline.
Derek Zoolander is back and, yes, he remains "really, really, really ridiculously good looking."