With the help of berries, river water and the desire to live, 35-year-old Amanda Eller survived being lost and alone in a Hawaiian forest for 17 days
It had been more than two weeks that she had been lost in a thick Hawaiian forest, and Amanda Eller was at an end.
Watch rescuer's epic reaction to finding hiker
Cell phone footage captures the moment rescuers airlift a woman who went missing for more than two weeks after a hike in a Hawaii forest.
Maui hiker breaks down in tears from hospital bed
A yoga instructor who went missing for more than two weeks in a Hawaii forest tears up talking about her rescue.
'It was unbelievable, dude:' Rescuers describe finding Eller
More than two weeks ago, Amanda Eller hiked into a forest in Hawaii and disappeared.
2 hikers missing for 5 days used a water-purifying straw to stay alive
Two hikers who were missing for nearly five days used a water-purifying straw to survive and were rescued after search teams discovered and followed two sets of footprints in a California canyon, according to the local sheriff's office.
How to protect yourself on hiking trails
Alarming headlines about missing hikers or worse can trigger panic about trail safety and the risks of exploring remote areas.
Sumo, golf and barbeque: Trump and Abe bond after a tweet underscored divides
A sunny round of golf, double hamburgers for lunch, ringside seats at a Sumo wrestling "basho" and a barbeque dinner. Those were the components Sunday of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's latest bid to become President Donald Trump's best global friend.
Why it took Facebook so long to act on doctored Pelosi video
It took Facebook more than a day to downgrade a doctored video making House Speaker Nancy Pelosi look like she was slurring her words -- and the video itself remains on the site, with copycats proliferating.
SE Cupp explains Trump's 'perfect' exit ramp out of office
CNN's SE Cupp says President Donald Trump enjoys the fun parts of being President but hates doing the hard work.
In Japan, Trump accuses Jussie Smollett of hate crime against his supporters
President Donald Trump took time from his Japan state visit Sunday to slam actor Jussie Smollett for not apologizing to his supporters after his alleged staged attack.
Retired Lt. Gen. on tweet: I don't even know what that means
Retired Lt. Gen Mark Hertling criticizes President Trump for saying he doesn't find North Korea's missile tests disturbing while on a visit to Japan.
Trump lawyers, House committees agree to hold off on enforcing bank subpoenas
Lawyers for President Donald Trump have reached an agreement with the House Intelligence and Financial Services committees to hold off for now on enforcing the subpoenas for Trump's financial records from Deutsche Bank and Capital One, according to a court document and a source familiar with the agreement.
Analysis: Trump dances with danger in Middle East
In the Persian Gulf, a US aircraft carrier, the USS Abraham Lincoln, lurks off the Iranian coast, sending out a message of aggression. Meanwhile, in the Levant, the administration of US President Donald Trump starts to roll out his version of a widely anticipated peace plan for the Israelis and the Palestinians.
Trump voter: I'm considering a Democrat
As the 2020 presidential campaign heats up, Joe Biden and President Donald Trump look to Pennsylvania voters. CNN's Gary Tuchman has the latest.
Jon Voight calls Trump the greatest president since Lincoln
Oscar-winning actor Jon Voight has posted a pair of videos to Twitter in which he affirms his long-held support for President Donald Trump and calls him "the greatest president since Abraham Lincoln."
2 dead after possible tornado in Oklahoma
Officials are going door to door to assess damage after a possible tornado ripped through Oklahoma late Saturday night.
Drone video shows devastation after storm
Two people are dead after a possible tornado touched down in El Reno, Oklahoma, according to Canadian County Emergency Management Director Andrew Skidmore. Multiple people were injured as it likely tore through a mobile home park, Fire Chief Kent Lagaly told CNN.
Eight people shot at a holiday gathering in Virginia
Gunfire broke out at a neighborhood gathering in Virginia, leaving at least eight people hospitalized with injuries, authorities said.
German Jews warned not to wear kippahs in public after rise in anti-Semitism
German Jews have been warned by a leading government official not to wear traditional kippahs in all public settings following a rise in anti-Semitic attacks across the country.
Ireland overwhelmingly votes to liberalize divorce laws
Divorce laws in the Republic of Ireland will be liberalized after the results of a referendum were revealed Sunday morning.
San Francisco police chief says raid on journalist's home may have violated law
San Francisco Police Chief Bill Scott called for an independent investigation Friday into the department's handling of leaked documents and the subsequent raid of a journalist's home.
Polish priest blames 'devil' as he's confronted by alleged victim whose life was ruined
"Father, I wanted to look you in the eye ... I wanted to ask you why?" demands Anna Misiewicz as she confronts the parish priest she says abused her when she was just seven and eight years old.
The death of a pregnant woman in Chicago illustrates issues with how police treat crime victims who are undocumented or poor
In the days and weeks after 19-year-old Marlen Ochoa-Lopez went missing in Chicago, frustrated relatives turned to religious leaders and community activists to help find the expectant mother.
FAA investigating two airports where Chick-fil-A restaurants were excluded
The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating religious discrimination claims against two airports because plans for Chick-fil-A restaurants were scrapped after complaints about the fast food chain's stance on LGBTQ issues.
He thought he could jump a bridge in his Chevy Cruze. Now he and his passenger are dead
Two men died early Friday when a driver tried to jump a car over an opening created by a pontoon swing bridge in southwestern Louisiana, state police said on Facebook.
Moby apologizes to Natalie Portman after claiming that they dated
Moby is apologizing for what he wrote about Natalie Portman in his new memoir, "Then It Fell Apart."
West Point's diverse grad photo goes viral
The 2019 graduating class at The United States Military Academy features the most African-American women graduating together in the school's history.
Everest mountaineer warned of overcrowding before his death
A British mountaineer who recently died on Everest warned of overcrowding at the summit in his last post to social media.
Teen stops to help push man in wheelchair home through storm
Gregory Beck was on his way to his St. Louis home in his wheelchair when tornado sirens sounded.
Stephen Curry's wife calls out comment body-shaming her son
Ayesha Curry shuts down commentator who body-shamed her 10-month-old son on Instagram
Kids lose it when they spot Obama at practice
Former President Barack Obama surprised students at the Washington Nationals Youth Baseball Academy.
'Awful' sound at Spice Girls show upsets fans
The Spice Girls kicked off their highly anticipated reunion tour in Dublin on Friday night, however some fans were left disappointed after complaining of "awful" sound problems during the show.
Comedian was a good Christian. Then his wife left
Growing up as an evangelical, Pete Holmes thought he was doing everything right. He believed in the Bible -- all of it -- and said he didn't smoke, drink or have sex before marriage.
Former NBAer threatens to pull gun at youth event
Avoid these recalled foods if you're firing up the grill this Memorial Day
If you're planning on firing up the grill this Memorial Day weekend, you may want to double check your fridge and pantry before you get a very un-festive surprise.
Get it straight: The difference between Memorial Day and Veterans Day
We are here to make sure you don't embarrass yourself.
Some tips on how to have a safe holiday weekend
For many Americans, Memorial Day weekend is the unofficial summer kickoff. Whether you're celebrating in the backyard or on the water, here's how to have a safe holiday.
Choosing a sunscreen that won't harm you or the environment
Choosing a safe but effective sunscreen is becoming a pain in the brain.
Hot mess: The grossest health concerns of summer
You are not the only one who thrives in the summer and loves its warm, long days. Bacteria and other microbes that cause food poisoning, diarrhea and just general grossness also flourish, threatening to make it a season to be sick.
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Neighborhood throws huge party for mailman
Longtime mail carrier Floyd Martin retired from his neighborhood route in Georgia and neighbors decorated their mailboxes for him, presented him with gifts and threw a tearful block party. CNN's Jake Tapper reports.
Raptors clinch first ever NBA finals berth
How an internet mob falsely painted a Chipotle employee as racist
Dominique Moran knew something was wrong as soon as she awakened that Friday morning. She turned on her smartphone and saw the first of what would become a barrage of texts and voicemails.
Others stood down. But this soldier braved torrential rain to honor fallen comrades
When a severe storm swept through the Washington area before the start of Memorial Day weekend, it didn't stop the 3rd US Infantry Regiment from placing flags at the graves of fallen soldiers, including at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.
Here's the worst-case scenario for the US-China trade war
It turns out trade wars are not short and not so easy to win, as President Donald Trump once tweeted. As the US-China trade war drags on, economists are sharpening their pencils, forecasting what a protracted trade war would cost.
'We could talk ourselves into a recession,' one Fed official says
The economic mood in the United States has changed quickly over the past six months. At the end of last year, the stock market suffered a steep decline, consumer spending tanked, and economists were forecasting a recession around the corner.
Bitcoin hit $8,000 again. What's behind the rise
Bitcoin just surged past $8,000 on Tuesday, hitting its highest mark since last July. It tapered off slightly by mid-afternoon, but is still trading at its highest level in nearly a year.
The World War II veteran said he didn't do anything. I almost believed him
The old man said he didn't do anything. I only half believed him.
Kids need our presence more than presents
The hardest decision I ever made as a father was leaving my then-5-year-old son in Atlanta with his mother (my ex-wife) so I could take a better-paying job in New York. I did so with one singular goal in mind: to be in a better position to pay for his college tuition.
The two viral outbreaks plaguing our country
Right now, our country is facing two viral outbreaks. Both are incredibly dangerous and one fuels the spread of the other. The first: More than 800 cases of measles have been confirmed in the United States this year. The second? A plague of misinformation.
What awaits John Walker Lindh after prison?
The message arrived as we were passing through airport security. A US returnee from ISIS-held territory needed help. Reintegrating back into his American community was not going well. His past was doggedly blocking his prospects for the future. And the same drivers that often push people into extremist groups -- isolation, trauma and societal marginalization -- were weighing on him once again.
Kellyanne Conway takes her sexist cues from Trump
This is surreal. On Thursday the President of the United States tweeted a mashup of the Speaker of the House to make it look as if she is drunk, incapacitated or slurring her words. The video was originally spread on social media before a Fox Business Network program featured it on air, prompting speculation about Pelosi's health and ostensibly inspiring the President's tweet. The is one of several doctored videos that have been circulating on social media. While YouTube has taken action and removed the clip, it remains on Facebook and Twitter.
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Strong earthquake in northern Peru felt across the region
An 8.0 magnitude earthquake struck northern Peru on Sunday morning, according to preliminary readings from the United States Geological Survey.
These schoolgirls want an end to child marriage
Taiwan's first mass gay wedding
El Chapo's demand for outdoor exercise may be part of an escape plot, US says
Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman's complaining about lack of outdoor activity may be part of a plan to escape from detention before his sentencing next month, federal officials allege.
It looks like any other graduation -- except these graduates earned their degrees in prison
There was pomp and circumstance. There were caps and gowns. Proud family members sat in the audience.
Boulder the size of a building blocks Colorado highway
A road in Colorado is closed indefinitely due to a massive rock slide that produced two boulders large enough to wipe out a significant portion of the pavement.
College softball player hospitalized after teammate's throw hit her in the face
A pitcher for the University of Texas softball team was taken to a hospital Friday after a ball thrown by her own teammate struck her in the face, the team said on Twitter.
Central US reels from week of deadly weather
Ten people are dead and a 4 year-old boy remains missing after more than a week of severe weather across the central US that put tens of millions of people at risk.
The hottest looks from the Cannes red carpet
This month, Hollywood's brightest stars are descending upon the French Riviera for the annual Cannes Film Festival. Against the idyllic background of the sun-soaked Riviera, this is where some of the world's most high-profile directors premiere the films that they hope will excite critics and viewers alike -- and, if they're lucky, win awards.
Why Anna Wintour always wears sunglasses
Anna Wintour's omnipresent status, crafted over a three-decade-long career at the helm of Vogue, is unrivaled in the fashion industry. Her reputation has transcended that of the magazine she edits, her image -- immaculately sliced bob, sunglasses -- now instantly recognizable in silhouette or line sketch.