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The President railed against illegal immigration, painted Dems as hateful socialists and went after Hillary Clinton 18 Jun 2019, 10:42 pm

President Donald Trump formally launched his reelection campaign Tuesday night, rallying supporters with a speech that made clear he plans to run on the same formula that narrowly delivered him the presidency in 2016.

Analysis: About that poll that shows Biden crushing Trump ... 18 Jun 2019, 9:01 pm

Just as Donald Trump prepared to jet to Orlando to formally kick off his bid for a second term in 2020, a new Quinnipiac University poll was released that showed the President trailing former Vice President Joe Biden in the Sunshine State by 9 percentage points.

Melania Trump fires up chanting crowd introducing Trump 18 Jun 2019, 8:37 pm

First lady Melania Trump introduces President Trump at his 2020 campaign kickoff event in Orlando.

Opinion: Five keys to Trump re-election bid 18 Jun 2019, 10:20 pm

President Trump will try to light a spark under his 2020 campaign as he kicks off his re-election bid Tuesday night in Florida. Coming after reports of terrible internal polling on key battleground states, the President will officially begin the long and grueling process of doing whatever it takes to keep the office for four more years.

Analysis: This is Trump's secret 2020 weapon 18 Jun 2019, 3:36 pm

• Trump fights to regain 2020 spotlight with Orlando launch • Opinion: Five keys to Trump re-election bid • Analysis: Trump launches immigration rant in bid to rekindle 2016 rage

SE Cupp: Here's what the law says about Trump's claim 16 Jun 2019, 5:53 am

CNN's SE Cupp says President Donald Trump is focused on his favorite parts of being President and campaigning for 2020 rather than working to solve major issues facing the United States.

Wednesday is 100 days without an on-camera White House press briefing 19 Jun 2019, 12:33 am

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A photographer went to cover a trial. He came face-to-face with a gunman instead 18 Jun 2019, 11:23 pm

• FBI looking into suspected Dallas gunman's military and social media history

Your questions about the Dominican Republic tourist deaths, answered 18 Jun 2019, 3:18 pm

• Here are the 9 Americans reported dead in the Dominican Republic in the past year • Another American tourist died in her hotel room in the Dominican Republic, resort says

Magician's body found after failed stunt 18 Jun 2019, 6:55 pm

Indian police have recovered the body of a stuntman who went missing in the Hooghly River Sunday while attempting a daredevil trick, authorities confirmed.

Something strange is happening in the race for UK prime minister 18 Jun 2019, 11:58 pm

The race to succeed Theresa May as British Prime Minister is entering its crucial stage. In the next two days, Conservative lawmakers will select two candidates to be paraded in front of the wider party membership for a final decision on who will take on the fateful (and twice fatal) Brexit chalice.

ESPN host: I'm calling HR after this show 18 Jun 2019, 3:13 pm

Basketball dad and businessman LaVar Ball is under fire after he made a comment to a female ESPN host that the network called "completely inappropriate."

Feds seize more than 16 tons of cocaine at Philadelphia terminal 18 Jun 2019, 11:36 pm

Federal authorities seized about 16½ tons of cocaine Tuesday from a large ship at the Packer Marine Terminal in Philadelphia, prosecutors said.

Trump voter's false claim surprises CNN reporter 18 Jun 2019, 8:01 pm

CNN's Ed Lavandera talks with President Trump's supporters in Florida ahead of his 2020 campaign kickoff.

Boeing finds new buyer for 737 Max 18 Jun 2019, 7:13 pm

Boeing got a huge vote of confidence for its troubled 737 Max on Tuesday as International Airlines Group announced it plans to buy 200 of the jets.

Alex Jones sanctioned in Sandy Hook lawsuit 18 Jun 2019, 4:43 pm

A Connecticut judge on Tuesday sanctioned right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones for suggesting that a lawyer for the Sandy Hook families, who are suing the InfoWars founder for his past claims that the 2012 shooting was staged, tried to frame him with child pornography.

Congressman slams Trump for touting controversial drug 18 Jun 2019, 7:47 pm

Presidential candidate Rep. Tim Ryan (D-OH) said it is reckless for President Donald Trump to tout a controversial new depression drug that works similarly to an opioid.

Opinion: Harvard's rejection of Parkland student made sense 18 Jun 2019, 7:58 am

It's tough out there for a conservative teenage social media personality these days -- you can't toss around racial slurs like you used to and still be welcomed into Harvard with open arms. Can you imagine a worse injustice?

White House will assert immunity for Hope Hicks during congressional testimony 18 Jun 2019, 5:57 pm

The White House is asserting immunity for President Donald Trump's long-time confidant Hope Hicks from having to testify on Wednesday about her time in the White House.

Opinion: Hope Hicks is the Forrest Gump of the Trump White House 18 Jun 2019, 10:25 pm

Hope Hicks, former campaign adviser and White House communications director for President Donald Trump, will testify before the House Judiciary Committee this week. But under a negotiated agreement with Chairman Jerrold Nadler, Hicks will testify behind closed doors. No cameras, no live audience, no visuals -- just a stenographer's rote recording of Hicks's testimony, released publicly after the fact.

Hershey's is giving its best candy bar a makeover 19 Jun 2019, 12:03 am

Hershey had a problem: It makes a critically acclaimed candy bar that few people have heard about.

Study: Richer countries have less faith in vaccines 19 Jun 2019, 12:11 am

People in high-income countries have the lowest confidence in vaccines, with about 20% of those in Europe either disagreeing or being unsure of whether vaccines are safe, according to a new global survey.

Why Trump might end up regretting the rate cut he wants so badly 19 Jun 2019, 12:01 am

President Donald Trump may get his wish for a rate cut. But if the Federal Reserve slashes its funds rate later this year, it won't necessarily be the political gift he wants.

NASA breaks record to capture this image 18 Jun 2019, 11:31 am

NASA spacecraft OSIRIS-REx, which has been orbiting the asteroid named Bennu, just broke a record in order to capture this image.

What Kate Middleton wore for Royal Ascot 18 Jun 2019, 10:25 pm

The Duchess of Cambridge looked beautiful in blue as she arrived to Royal Ascot on Tuesday.

White Sox will extend protective netting to foul poles 18 Jun 2019, 9:09 pm

The Chicago White Sox will be extending the protective netting in the team's ballpark, a couple of weeks after a girl was struck by a foul ball during a Cubs-Astros game in Houston.

Trevor Noah: Mulvaney coughed for a reason 18 Jun 2019, 9:01 am

Late-night hosts poke fun at Trump's reaction when acting chief of staff Mick Mulvaney coughed during an interview.

John Cusack apologizes for tweeting an anti-Semitic meme 18 Jun 2019, 6:55 pm

John Cusack is sorry.

Flight attendant hits plane ceiling amid severe turbulence 18 Jun 2019, 10:24 am

Airplane passengers on their way to France were rocked by severe turbulence that caused one flight attendant to hit the plane's ceiling.

Bella Hadid apologizes for Instagram post 17 Jun 2019, 8:21 pm

Supermodel Bella Hadid faced a wave of internet backlash after she posted an Instagram photo that some felt disrespected the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia.

The 'Game of Thrones' prequel filming has begun and fans will recognize the location 18 Jun 2019, 4:00 pm

The world of Westeros is back in the spotlight as filming for the "Game of Thrones" prequel is underway -- and in a location fans know very well.

HBO executive rules out Arya Stark 'Game of Thrones' sequel 22 May 2019, 8:20 am

If the series finale of "Game of Thrones" left you unsatisfied, don't hold your breath for a sequel to make it all better.

Lena Headey says she wanted a 'better death' for Cersei Lannister 17 Jun 2019, 1:34 pm

If you were left a little deflated by Cersei Lannister's anticlimactic "Game of Thrones" death, you aren't alone. Actress Lena Headey says she wished her character had gone out a different way too.

The character originally slated to survive 27 May 2019, 10:12 am

There was lots of death in the final season of "Game of Thrones," but one character who got killed was actually supposed to survive the carnage.

Sophie Turner blames co-star for coffee cup 6 Jun 2019, 9:37 am

"Game of Thrones" actress Sophie Turner blames co-star Kit Harington for a coffee cup that accidentally made its way into a scene during the last season of the series.

What to watch and obsess over now that 'Game of Thrones' is done 26 May 2019, 9:06 am

It is truly a dark time. "Game of Thrones" is over, and depending on what you thought of its grand conclusion, you're either in mourning or ready to exorcise the whole scarring experience from your soul.

Proof of how bad Greenland is melting, in one photo 19 Jun 2019, 1:16 am

Steffen Olsen, a scientist with the Danish Meteorological Institute, was on a routine mission in northwest Greenland to retrieve oceanographic and weather monitoring tools placed by his colleagues on sea ice when he ran into a problem.

Why don't you care about the climate crisis? 17 Jun 2019, 4:49 pm

The human brain just isn't wired to grasp the looming threats of climate change, CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta explains. But there is hope if we change how we look at the problem.

Flesh-eating bacteria in New Jersey reveal one possible effect of climate change, study says 18 Jun 2019, 11:49 am

Climate change may lead to unlikely illnesses in unexpected places, new research suggests: In the past two years, five cases of Vibrio vulnificus, a flesh-eating bacterial infection spread by handling or eating contaminated seafood, have been tied to Delaware Bay, where water temperatures have been on the rise in recent years, according to a study.

Michelle Obama leads star-studded dodgeball match against late-night host 18 Jun 2019, 5:42 pm

Michelle Obama rose to "The Late Late Show" host James Corden's dodgeball challenge and led Team USA to victory over Team UK.

What's it like to walk the entire length of China's Great Wall? 18 Jun 2019, 10:35 pm

On a warm spring morning in 1984, Dong Yao-hui and his two young friends, Wu De-yu and Zhang Yuan-hua, pulled on military surplus backpacks and boots and set out on a hike along a stretch of the Great Wall of China.

Investors are concerned about these 3 things 19 Jun 2019, 12:08 am

Markets are rallying ahead of Wednesday's open on hopes for a resolution in the US-China trade war. But trade tensions remain a major source of anxiety for investors.

Beyond Meat went public at $25. It's now trading around $200 18 Jun 2019, 11:51 am

Fake meat may be a real bubble. Shares of Beyond Meat surged nearly another 10% in early trading Tuesday after the plant-based protein company announced plans to start selling "ground beef" in grocery stores.

Europe just gave the dollar a boost. Here's why Trump hates it 18 Jun 2019, 11:42 am

Europe signaled Tuesday that it could return to printing money to boost its flagging economy, a potential reversal of policy that drew an immediate rebuke from President Donald Trump.

Trump's presidency is succeeding despite itself 18 Jun 2019, 6:47 am

Two years ago, on June 12, 2017, Donald Trump's presidential Cabinet gathered for its first full meeting. These were the best people he'd promised to attract to Washington. On their watch, the American carnage would end.

Real goal of Jared Kushner's peace plan 18 Jun 2019, 7:14 am

In the past several days, a few new wrinkles have appeared in the Trump administration "deal of the century" peace plan conceived by first son-in-law Jared Kushner: CNN broke the news that the political portion of the self-described Ultimate Deal would be delayed again, this time until after the September 17 Israeli elections.

Do more with less? Nurse says that's nonsense 18 Jun 2019, 12:10 pm

The need for a pulse-ox device becomes extreme in the hospital when a patient who had been stable suddenly gasps for breath and begins to turn blue. A pulse-ox is a small piece of equipment that clamps onto a patient's finger and registers her oxygen level. Some cost a couple hundred dollars, but the cheapest retail for around $20. When I worked at a teaching hospital in the UPMC system in Pittsburgh, my hospital floor usually had two or three of these devices, and though we nurses begged for more, we were always told the money wasn't "there" in the budget, despite our hospital system's obvious wealth (operating revenues of $14 billion in the first nine months of 2018).

Terry McAuliffe: What voters really care about 18 Jun 2019, 11:10 am

During the last two months, I've done over 40 events supporting Democrats running for office in Virginia's 2019 elections. Despite the proximity of Northern Virginia to Washington, DC, it feels like a world apart. Instead of questions about impeachment or socialism or Russia, Virginia Democrats want to hear solutions on the cost of health care, fixing roads and improving K-12 education.

Why the US and North Korea aren't going to war 18 Jun 2019, 8:49 am

Another "beautiful letter" for President Donald Trump arrived this week from Kim Jong Un -- the first since the utter collapse of the last summit in February between the two leaders in Hanoi.

Plus-size mannequins reveal our warped perception 17 Jun 2019, 11:29 am

Nike has introduced so-called "plus-size" mannequins at its flagship London store. They have been pictured in the shop wearing black crop tops and leggings, which has already prompted disgust from some who claim that their presence "celebrates obesity" and promotes a "dangerous lie."

Iran claims it dealt 'heavy blow' to US 'spy network' 18 Jun 2019, 2:55 pm

Iran's Ministry of Intelligence said on Tuesday that the country has managed to "deal a heavy blow against America's international spy network."

Wanted: Someone to eat ribs and travel the country. Salary: $5,000 a week 17 Jun 2019, 8:25 pm

Summer barbeque just got a whole lot tastier.

Suicide rates among America's young people continue to soar, study shows 18 Jun 2019, 12:09 pm

Suicide rates among young people have continued to soar in recent years -- so much so that the rate among 15- to 24-year-olds climbed in 2017 to its highest point since 2000, new research has found.

A 5-foot alligator bit a Louisiana sheriff's deputy who was trying to tape its mouth 18 Jun 2019, 10:28 am

A Louisiana sheriff's deputy is expected to make a full recovery after being bitten by an alligator and having to pry his right arm out of its jaws.

Where twins are worshiped and murdered 31 Jan 2019, 5:46 am

About 50 miles north of Lagos lies Igbo-Ora, a sleepy rural town of about 92,000 citizens. Igbo-Ora is peopled by members of the Yoruba tribe, which makes up around 21% of the Nigeria's population.

Stunning looks from Britain's social elite 14 Jun 2019, 7:45 am

Royal Ascot is one of the world's most prestigious horse races and a highlight of the British summer social season. Each June, more than 300,000 visitors travel to the five-day event -- among them Queen Elizabeth and other members of the royal family, including Prince Charles, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and the Duke and Duchess of Sussex.

The rise of South Korea's 'loner' culture 11 Jul 2018, 6:20 am

In a striking image by Korean photographer Nina Ahn, a solitary figure stands by a window, street lights glimmering around her. Another shows a woman in her 20s sitting alone on a guardrail beside an empty highway in Seoul.

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