Trump's religious faith: A no-guilt gospel
Trump's attempts at public religion have been awkward, at best.
Trump walks off interview
Donald Trump cut an interview with WCMH short when he was asked about criticism over his treatment of minorities and women.
ISIS executes hundreds of Mosul area residents
ISIS executed 284 men and boys as coalition forces closed in on Mosul, an Iraqi intelligence source told CNN.
Emmett Till memorial sign scarred by bullet holes
The sign marking the site where Emmett Till's body was found is now riddled with bullet holes.
Report: Scrap $40B carrier program
With an aging air fleet and a shrinking Navy working overtime around the globe, US military officials say the world's most powerful fighting force is at an "inflection point" and needs a serious makeover if it wants to maintain that status now and into the future.
Bill Murray crashes White House briefing
Actor and comedian Bill Murray surprised the White House press corps by making an unexpected appearance in the White House briefing room.
LinkedIn hacking suspect indicted
A grand jury has issued a criminal indictment against Yevgeniy Aleksandrovich Nikulin, a 29-year-old Russian accused of hacking LinkedIn, Dropbox and a third web service.
Trump: Babies and losers are running the country
GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump said that the country is being run by babies and losers during a campaign rally in Fletcher, North Carolina.
Trump Jr. says conversations like his father's 2005 hot mic comments are 'a fact of life'
Donald Trump Jr. says conversations like the one his father had in 2005 where he boasted about forcing himself on women and grabbing their genitals are "a fact of life."
Trump joked about Melania's RNC speech
During the Al Smith charity dinner, Donald Trump joked that his wife Melania gave the exact same speech as Michelle Obama, and said he doesn't understand why people "get on her case" about it.
Your webcam may have contributed to Internet outage
NFL 1-game ban renews rage
When New York Giants kicker Josh Brown's one-game suspension for an alleged domestic violence incident was announced two months ago, it drew sharp criticism.
Clarence Thomas marks 25 years on bench
It's been almost a quarter century since George H.W. Bush left the White House, but perhaps his most lasting legacy lives on at the Supreme Court: Justice Clarence Thomas.
Cops: New video of Kim Kardashian robbers
A new video appears to show what police say are the suspects in the Kim Kardashian robbery.
Actor-comedian Kevin Meaney found dead
Standup comedian and actor Kevin Meaney, who made numerous appearances on late-night TV and was famous for delivering the line, "That's not right," has died, his agent said Friday.
Crackdown on Airbnb
New huge dinosaur species discovered
About half the length of a basketball court, Savannasaurus lived 95 million years ago and is the latest dinosaur species to be found in Australia.
Wait -- read this before posting your kid's photo
Yes, "sharenting" is a thing, and many parents do it.
She put a price on her virginity
CNN's Lisa Ling examines one of Nevada's legal brothels, where she meets a young woman selling her virginity after her future was put on hold. "This Is Life" airs Sundays at 10 p.m. ET.
Emu lassoed on Arizona highway
It's not the usual type of suspect Arizona State Troopers take into custody -- this capture involved a long-legged big bird, wandering the highway.
Wonder Woman named UN ambassador
Apparently, it takes a superhero to advocate for the rights of women.
Trump to lay out plan for first 100 days
Donald Trump will lay out his plans for the first 100 days of his presidency in a speech Saturday that the Republican nominee's senior campaign aides are billing as his "closing argument" in the presidential race.
Joe Biden: I wish I could take Trump behind the gym
During a campaign rally in Pennsylvania for Hillary Clinton, Vice President Joe Biden said that he wishes he and Donald Trump were in high school and he could take Trump behind the gym.
Yes, people can be civil even in this election season
From all the media hype, you'd expect these three men (who live in battleground state Ohio) to cuss each other out or start a WWE-worthy slugfest. Heck, Clinton and Trump didn't even shake hands before or after the final debate. But these guys in Ohio are buddies.
Baby 'born' twice from same womb
Margaret Boemer went for a routine ultrasound while pregnant with her third child. During the scan, doctors saw a tumor growing from her baby's tailbone.
See the Orionid meteor shower
Meteor fans: this is one of your nights.
White powder at Clinton campaign office tests negative
An envelope with a white powdery substance was found at Hillary Clinton's campaign headquarters Friday night in Brooklyn, police told CNN.
Duterte: Philippines won't cut US ties
Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has clarified his comments that seemed to call for a split from the United States, saying he was advocating a "separation of foreign policy" rather than "a severance of ties."
Bride drops 110 pounds before wedding
A young bride named Haley Smith is sharing her inspiring weight loss story with a growing Instagram audience.
The week in 32 photos
Take a look at 32 photos of the week from October 14 through October 20.
Report: AT&T in talks to buy Time Warner
Time Warner's stock soared nearly 10% Friday on reports that telecom and media giant AT&T may make a takeover bid for the company.
Archbishop: Trump and Clinton prayed together
The day after a tense debate where the two leading presidential candidates did not even shake hands, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump came together Thursday night to pray, Archbishop of New York Timothy Dolan said Friday.
London City Airport evacuated
London City Airport was evacuated on Friday after a number of passengers reported feeling unwell, police said. "Officers have attended and are currently on scene," London's Metropolitan Police said. "The London Ambulance Service and London Fire Brigade have also been called. The cause of the incident is not yet known, the airport has been evacuated as precaution."
Opinion: Trump's cowardly rejection of democracy
As the countdown to the November 8 election proceeds, one major party candidate continues his jihad against American democracy, twisting the knife ever deeper not just into himself and his unhinged quest for the most powerful position on the planet but into the very heart of our body politic. And his surrogates defend his doing so by deliberately misapplying what happened 16 years ago in Bush v. Gore, a case in which I represented Vice President Gore both as lead counsel in all the briefs filed on his behalf in the Supreme Court and as the oral advocate in the first of the two Supreme Court arguments in that fateful case.
Donald Trump taunts the 'dishonest' media
At a campaign rally in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, Donald Trump asks one of his rally goers to pretend to be a protester to try and get the media to turn cameras to show the arena.
Trump's foe in Utah isn't Clinton
Utah isn't supposed to be a swing state.
Schilling asks Tapper: Why do Jews vote Democrat?
Curt Schilling threw CNN's Jake Tapper a curveball Friday when he asked why many Jews support the Democratic Party.
Khan asks if his fallen son would fit in Trump's America
An emotional Khizr Khan asks Donald Trump in a new Clinton campaign ad whether his son, a US solider who was killed in Iraq in 2004, would "have a place in your America?"
Why are Russian warships in British waters?
Russia is believed to be sending a massive naval task force, with warships from its Northern, Baltic and Black Sea fleets, to the Mediterranean Sea in preparation for what could be a major escalation in the conflict in Syria.
Opinion: Can Ryan and the GOP be saved?
If you are religious, say a prayer for Paul Ryan. He is torn between the Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump and the moderates, between his brain and his heart.
Clinton and Trump bring their bitterness to a charity dinner
No one would confuse Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton for happy warriors.
Best moments from Al Smith dinner in 2 minutes
Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump took turns roasting each other at the 2016 Al Smith dinner.
The year late night picked a side
Since Donald Trump joined the presidential race, late night hosts have pulled out the stops to take him on.
Congressman: 'A lady needs to be told when she's being nasty'
Republican Rep. Brian Babin on Thursday defended Donald Trump calling Hillary Clinton "a nasty woman" at the final presidential debate, saying "sometimes a lady needs to be told when she's being nasty."
Oprah to those who don't 'like' Clinton: 'She's not coming over to your house'
Oprah Winfrey has a strong message for undecided voters in a new interview with TV host T.D. Jakes: "There really is no choice, people."
Opinion: The weaponization of hacked emails
This campaign season has introduced a dangerous new precedent -- foreign interference in an American presidential campaign and the weaponization of hacked emails.
Find a penny, pick it up. It could be worth $1,000
If you spot a penny on the ground during your walk today, you may want to stop and pick it up.
Ethan Hawke on starring in westerns: 'I'm finally old enough' to play a cowboy
It's the year of the western for Ethan Hawke.
Bill Murray holds White House press conference
Actor and comedian Bill Murray surprised the White House press corps Friday by making an unexpected appearance in the White House briefing room.
These are the women covering the election
We complain a lot about social media and the way it treats us in politics, whether you're voting Republican, Democrat or None of These Awful People for president this year. But the truth is, social media is the best thing ever to happen to politics and journalism.
Tough choice: Be a bad mom or a bad reporter
Twenty-one days to Election Day, the eve of the final presidential debate, and once again I felt like I was choosing between being a bad mom or a bad reporter.
Russian request to monitor vote gets a 'nyet'
Louisiana has said "nyet" to a Russian request to send its diplomats to monitor polling stations on Election Day, according to a letter from a state official provided to CNN.
Opinion: The growing threat from Russia
Since the formation of NATO in 1949 the defense of Europe and the free world has depended on the absolute certainty that whatever president is occupying the White House, the United States will come to the aid of a NATO member if attacked. Any doubt about the American commitment, and the credibility of NATO's doctrine of collective defense, is holed below the waterline.
Comatose Baton Rouge officer's family waits, hopes
Nick Tullier's mother leans over her son lying in a hospital bed and whispers, "I know you can hear me." Her finger caresses his forearm and she whispers again, "I know you can hear me."
Calais Jungle camp demolition begins Monday
French authorities will Monday begin clearing "The Jungle," the makeshift refugee camp at Calais, giving the thousands of people living there the option to seek asylum in France or to return to their country of origin.
Opinion: Walls to keep out immigrants help terrorists
We live in a world at a crossroads. The conflicts in Syria rage on, seemingly impervious to the various attempts to resolve them -- a horrifying staging ground for broader US-Russian tensions, and the front line of terror groups' battles for territory.
Obama emails in WikiLeaks dump
Correspondences with Barack Obama's over his personal account before he was president are among John Podesta's emails in the latest document dump hack published by WikiLeaks on Thursday.
UN official: Aleppo bombing a crime
The top UN human rights official called the siege and bombardment of eastern Aleppo "crimes of historic proportions" on Friday, and accused all parties of violating international humanitarian law in Syria.
39 years after band's tragic plane crash
On this day 39 years ago, a plane crash claimed the lives of three members of Lynyrd Skynyrd. See some classic photos of the legendary Southern rock band.
What could be lost if Philippines dumps the US?
The Philippines has long been the United States' staunchest ally in Asia. But for how much longer?
How Trump's rigged election claim may be seen by world
He's claimed the US presidential election is "rigged" and refused to confirm if he will accept the result if he's beaten -- but has anyone else dared to tread the same path as Donald Trump?
3-year-old has seizure, cop jumps into action
Officer Chase Miller revived a young boy who stopped breathing.
Shailene Woodley pens essay about pipeline arrest
Shailene Woodley is sharing the story of her arrest.
Bike lock fights thieves by making them sick
Every year, 1.5 million bicycles are reportedly stolen every year, it seems clear that no matter how strong a bike's lock is, a determined thief can break it. But now there might be a new sheriff in town: a lock that makes would-be thieves sick.
Officer nearly crushed by her own patrol car
A Wisconsin police officer looked up just in time to see a pickup truck plowing toward her empty police cruiser.
Why she put a price on her virginity
At one of Nevada's infamous legal brothels, a 20-year-old woman recently signed up for work -- but not to have sex.
Bourdain: 'I woke up to a London blinking in shock'
The London (and England) show is another example of my crew and I heading out to do one thing and, due to a sudden change in circumstances, finding ourselves doing something else entirely.
#TooYoungToVote but not too young to hope?
During this most unusual of presidential campaigns, I've had the pleasure of spending time with tweens and teens who may be #tooyoungtovote, but who are not too young to be focused on the issues they care about most.
Did Clinton reveal classified intel?
The Twitterverse was aflame in the hours after Wednesday night's debate with questions about whether or not Hillary Clinton divulged classified information about the country's nuclear arsenal.
Poll: Which candidate Israelis strongly favor
Almost twice as many Israelis prefer Hillary Clinton to Donald Trump, bucking the recent trend of Republican presidential candidates winning more support than Democrats, according to a new poll.
KFC Sued for $20 Mil -- Your Overflowing Bucket of Chicken is a Finger Lickin' Lie (VIDEO)
KFC ripped off a woman who ordered the bountiful bucket of chicken she saw on TV, but got a measly 8-piece instead ... according to her new lawsuit. The New York woman told us her story ... she went into a KFC and paid 20 bucks for the "Family Fill…
Kim Kardashian -- Guns and Roses for 36th Birthday (PHOTO GALLERY)
Kim Kardashian's security is so tight these days ... even a simple flower delivery requires an armed guard. The hired muscle were all locked and loaded for Kim's birthday Friday at her Bel Air home. She's pretty much gone underground since the Paris…
Jason Derulo -- My New Girl's Got Rhythm ... And Not Just Onstage! (VIDEO)
Jason Derulo's moving on from Daphne Joy to someone who can keep up with his dance moves onstage ... and in the bedroom. We got Jason at LAX where he was hangin' with one of his backup dancers, Ragon Miller. We ask if she's his new boo ... he…
Wiz Khalifa -- Hell Yeah I Got My Own Kush ... Want Some? (VIDEO)
Wiz Khalifa was in a charitable mood with the paps Friday night ... handing out free weed to his target demo. We got Wiz leaving Catch in WeHo ... with a bag of his own "good s***" you can buy in stores now -- because he can't give all of his KK…
Donald Sterling -- I Don't Care What You Think ... I'm Still A Baller! (VIDEO)
Donald Sterling continues to gallivant around Hollywood with fresh new women by his side ... undeterred by the whole racist thing. The 82-year-old ex-Clippers owner was at Catch on Friday night -- the hottest restaurant in the city -- with 2…
Maria Menounos -- Trying for a Baby ... Hard Work or Fun? (HILARIOUS VIDEO)
Maria Menounos has a big decision ... should she have a baby before or after her wedding? Our fearless photog Charlie got the 38-year-old arriving at LAX Friday and asked about the ticking clock. She happened to be on the phone with the…
Jean Claude Van Damme -- We Should Be Talking Putin, Not Pussy (VIDEO)
Jean Claude Van Damme says we need to run America like a business, and the first order of business should be establishing a relationship with Vladimir Putin. We got Jean Claude leaving Caffe Roma in Bev Hills Friday night, and he was in the mood to…
Adrien Broner -- Thanks for the Love Floyd ... I'm Back!!! (VIDEO)
Boxer Adrien Broner was super upbeat Friday night ... a radical change from just a week ago when he threatened suicide. Adrien was at Lure nightclub in Hollywood with The Money Team, and he made it clear ... Floyd Mayweather helped get him out of…
Stars in Sexy Halloween Costumes -- Guess Whose Boo...bs!
Halloween is the perfect excuse for celebs to put away the tricks and bust out the treats ... flip through these dressed up chests and see if you can guess the star behind the costumed cans.
Scottie Pippen Divorce -- Cops Called Twice This Month ... Domestic Disturbances
Scottie Pippen's marriage did not end well -- cops were called to the NBA star's home TWICE in the past 3 weeks for domestic disturbances ... TMZ Sports has learned. We've confirmed ... the Ft. Lauderdale PD first responded to Pippen's home on…
Stars and Scars -- You Be the Judge
Azealia Banks is sticking hard to her story ... Russell Crowe choked her and called her the n-word, and there's been a lot of trash talk in Hollywood this week. So we gotta ask ...
Comedian Kevin Meaney -- Dead at 60 (PHOTO)
Veteran stand-up comedian and actor Kevin Meaney died Friday ... but it's unclear why. Meaney was in stand-up comedy for nearly 30 years. His first HBO special hit in 1986, and he made a bunch of appearances on "The Tonight Show" with Johnny Carson.…
Fetty Wap -- Dropping $80k On New Chompers ... Makes Me Smile! (PHOTO)
Fetty Wap's latest grill doesn't have a single piece of bling in it, but it's brighter than anything else he's rocked -- as it should be ... since he paid about $4,000 per tooth to get it done! TMZ has learned Fetty hit up Dr. Mojgan Fajiram…
The Beach Boys -- Grab Transparent Vibrations ... If You've Got $70k! (PHOTO)
One of The Beach Boys guitarist Carl Wilson's prized, and extremely unique, instruments is hitting the auction block ... and it's got a lot in common with strippers. The axe is called "The Mod" ... and Carl primarily used it while they…
Steve Garvey -- Kershaw Will Save the Dodgers ... Bring On Cleveland! (VIDEO)
Don't hit the panic button ... the Dodgers are gearing up for one helluva comeback -- so says Steve Garvey, who believes the Blue Crew will beat the Cubs AND the Indians! We spoke with the 10-time MLB All-Star -- who told us it ain't time to hit…
The Game's Accuser -- He's Intimidating To Our Key Witness ... Game Howls 'MULARKY!'
The Game's accuser in his sexual assault case says he's a frightening man who scares the hell out of eyewitnesses from coming forward ... but his side's screaming "Mularky!" Priscilla Rainey says a key witness is petrified at the prospect…
Ray Lewis -- I Support Kaepernick 1000% ... But Kneeling Just Isn't Enough (VIDEO)
Ray Lewis says he's 1000% behind Colin Kaepernick's protest for social justice ... but when it comes to making change it's gonna take more than kneeling to uplift black Americans. Lewis co-hosted the "TMZ Sports" TV show and got more in-depth then…
'Braveheart' Producer -- Files for Divorce From Bill Cosby Accuser
Oscar-winning producer and entertainment exec Alan Ladd Jr., who’s backed films like “Braveheart” and “Chariots of Fire,” is ending his nearly 30-year marriage. If the name Cindra Ladd sounds familiar, it’s…
What's the Big Frigin' Difference?!
Pete Wentz repped his hometown team as he strolled through the streets of Los Angeles ... Step up to these Cubs-lovin’ candids and try not to strike out as you find the differences between these two fanatic photos. **HINT -- There are…
L.A. Sparks -- We Raged After WNBA Championship ... Strip Club Next??? (VIDEO)
THE CHAMPS HAVE RETURNED!!! The WNBA champion Sparks made their triumphant return to L.A. moments ago -- so, we had to ask the obvious question ... HOW'D YOU CELEBRATE????? Clubs? Yes. Boozing? Absolutely. Strippers??? Not exactly ... at least not…