Rescue efforts are underway for a vessel that carried 31 people in Missouri, official says
Crews from multiple Missouri agencies are on the scene of a mass casualty incident with a "tourist-type boat involved," the Stone County Fire Department said in a statement.
Why would Trump invite Putin back for more?
There will be verdicts, votes -- and now Vlad? And it'll all end with a victory parade of sorts. This fall is going to be *lit* in Washington.
Trump is inviting Putin to Washington
President Donald Trump hopes to welcome Russian President Vladimir Putin in Washington this fall, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said in a statement Thursday.
See intel chief stunned by Putin invite
Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats reacted to breaking news that Russian President Vladimir Putin is scheduled for a visit to Washington in the fall, according to the White House.
Jake Tapper: What the hell is going on?
CNN's Jake Tapper reacts to White House press secretary Sarah Sanders' statement that says President Trump disagrees with Putin's "sincere" proposal to interrogate Americans.
Reversals deepen questions about Trump and Putin's meeting
When President Donald Trump insisted he meet his Russian counterpart one-on-one, he cited the potential for leaks as rationale to bar aides from attending the session.
Opinion: Congress needs to do more than huff and puff
President Trump is turning heads again. After coming under intense fire for his stunning remarks, effectively siding with Russian President Vladimir Putin over the US intelligence community in Helsinki, Trump has doubled down on his rogue policies toward Russia.
Rosenstein: Russian attack on 2016 election 'one tree in a growing forest' of cyber activity
Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein called Russian interference in the 2016 US election "one tree in a growing forest" of malign cyber activity when he unveiled the Justice Department's Cyber-Digital Task Force report in his speech at the Aspen Security Forum on Thursday in Colorado.
Randi Zuckerberg responds to her brother's comments about Holocaust deniers
Tornadoes rip through Iowa
Several tornadoes tore through Iowa on Thursday, including one that sent seven people to the hospital, officials said.
More people sickened by parasite in outbreak linked to McDonald's salads
More illnesses have been reported across the United States in two separate cyclospora outbreaks, federal health officials said Thursday.
Chris Cuomo: Trump's tweet is admission he hates America
CNN's Chris Cuomo explains the dangers of President Trump's criticism of the media.
Jimmy Kimmel offers cure for 'Trump Derangement Syndrome'
Is 'Trump Derangement Syndrome' a real thing? CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on a "cure."
Tesla is finally making enough cars. It just can't sell them.
Olympic figure skater stabbed to death
Tributes are being paid to Denis Ten, Kazakhstan's Olympic medal-winning figure skater, who died Thursday at the age of 25 after being stabbed.
NBA superstar Carmelo Anthony reportedly traded
Lakers 'Death Lineup' with LeBron could be scary
Philippines orders 71-year-old nun deported
A 71-year-old Australian nun was ordered to leave the Philippines on Thursday after years of angering the government of President Rodrigo Duterte.
Trapeze artist falls to ground on TV
Husband and wife trapeze performers Mary and Tyce, known as "Duo Transcend," explain what went wrong during their stunt on "America's Got Talent."
The most generous state in America
Time is a precious thing. Once we give it away, we can't get it back. And that's part of what makes new federal data on volunteering a compelling snapshot of generosity across geographic and demographic lines.
Former NBA dynasty launched themselves into mediocrity
'Schoolhouse Rock' pokes fun at Trump
"The Late Show with Stephen Colbert" uses "Schoolhouse Rock" to explain double negatives after President Trump said he misspoke when he said "would" instead of "wouldn't" during his press conference with Vladimir Putin.
Here's the story of two famous TV houses
Two California houses owned by famous fictional families from "Brady Bunch" and "Full House" are in the news for very different reasons -- one is hoping to drum up some interest while the other is hoping for less attention.
Video of Obama's dance moves goes viral
Former US President Barack Obama showed off his dance moves with his step-grandmother while visiting a youth center opened by his half-sister in Kogelo, Kenya.
Huge savings for American homeowners ends soon
Trump's policies were supposed to make the border safer. Experts say the opposite is happening
Before US immigration authorities detained him and took his son, the Honduran migrant said he spent three days in the hands of armed men who identified themselves as members of the Gulf Cartel.
HHS working around the clock to reunite families
Watch daughter wait for separated mom's arrival
Juana sent a letter to CNN pleading to reunite with her daughter after the two were separated at the US border. Weeks later, the two shared an emotional reunion.
Trump administration says 1,606 parents are possibly eligible for reunification with kids
Facing a looming deadline to reunite of hundreds of migrant families by next week, the Trump administration said Thursday it had found at least 1,606 parents potentially eligible for reunification with their children, but more than 900 may not be at this point.
McDonald's is giving away fries for the rest of the year
Say hello to Fry Fridays.
This company tried a 4-day work week. It was a hit
Your soy or almond milk may not actually be 'milk'
Got milk? If you're buying "milk" made with non-dairy products like almonds or oats, the US Food and Drug Administration isn't so sure you do.
Americans can legally download 3-D printed guns starting next month
Gun-rights activists have reached a settlement with the government that will allow them to post 3-D printable gun plans online starting August 1.
The Russian accused of using sex, lies and guns to infiltrate US politics
The young Russian gun enthusiast was struggling. Maria Butina had twice applied for visas to attend the National Rifle Association's glitzy annual meeting. But she said she was twice denied.
Celebrities audition for 'Batgirl' on Conan
Celebrities audition on "Conan" for the upcoming Batgirl movie.
DJ who inspired Robin Williams' role in 'Good Morning, Vietnam' dies
Adrian Cronauer, the former US airman whose radio show provided the inspiration for Robin Williams' character in "Good Morning, Vietnam" has died, his family said.
Younger workers are making this major financial mistake
What's rattling investors?
The best week ever for throwing shade at Trump
In a week chock full of fallout from the President's disgraceful performance in Helsinki, it's nice to see that at least some folks are having fun with it.
Incredible:Trump fell for Putin's nutty idea
Photojournalism's long overdue #MeToo moment
What Trump-Putin photos really reveal
Confronted with Putin's lies, Trump flinches again
Zuckerberg gave Holocaust deniers an opening
North Korea failure still stings
As Americans and allied nations around the world absorb the shock of President Donald Trump's betrayal of western strategic interests during his press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki, it's easy to forget Trump's similar betrayal of American interests in his encounter with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore. One craven meeting where Trump sells out American interests to a thuggish and destabilizing dictator is concerning enough. Two in five weeks constitutes a fundamental threat to American national security.
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Senate resolution introduced to show support for US intelligence agencies
Republican Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona and Democratic Sen. Chris Coons of Delaware introduced a resolution Wednesday to reaffirm support for the US intelligence community following President Donald Trump's comments Monday siding with Russian President Vladimir Putin over US intelligence agencies about election interference.
Listen to Trump's shifting comments about Russia
From the summit in Helsinki to an interview on CBS News, here's the contradicting things Trump has said about Russia in the past three days.
Sanders: Trump said 'no' to answering questions
The White House denied that President Trump doesn't believe Russia is targeting the United States. Press secretary Sarah Sanders, who said she spoke with Trump about his answer earlier during a Cabinet meeting, said the President was declining to answer shouted questions when he said "no" to a question about Russia's current efforts.
DNC alleges Secret Service blocked it from serving lawsuit to Jared Kushner
The Democratic National Committee tried and failed three times to serve Jared Kushner with a lawsuit at his Manhattan apartment and was turned away by a US Secret Service agent when it attempted to deliver the packet to the White House senior adviser's Washington, DC, home, according to court filings.
Valsartan heart drug recall: 4 things patients should know
Several common drugs that contain valsartan, used to treat high blood pressure and heart failure, were recalled in the United States on Friday due to an "impurity" in the drug that poses a potential cancer risk.
State reports first whooping cough death since 2016
The first whooping cough death in California since 2016 was confirmed Tuesday.
Spider bite led to leg amputation, woman says
A mother of three in West Memphis, Arkansas, says a spider bite ended up costing her a leg.
Having many babies may increase Alzheimer's risk
Women who have given birth five or more times may be 70% more likely to develop Alzheimer's later in life than those who have fewer births, according to a new study of more than 3,500 women in South Korea and Greece. Even women without dementia who had given birth five or more times scored lower on a commonly used cognitive test than those with fewer children.
Tingling legs were caused by parasite in spine
The woman who came into the emergency room in Dijon, France, said she had been having difficulty riding her horse for three months. Her symptoms had only gotten worse, from weakness to falls to feeling electric shocks in both legs.
'Mamma Mia' sequel will have you singing 'Fernando'
At a moment where gloom feels pervasive in many quarters, "Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again" rides a tide of joy, fun and mother-daughter bonding, again set to a jaunty array of ABBA tunes. This decade-later sequel also features a pair of natural assets -- the dazzling beauty of its island setting, and the utterly winning presence of Lily James, who occupies what amounts to the central role as the younger version of Meryl Streep's character.
Comic-Con kicks off amid fandom's ugly side
Comic-Con, we have a problem.
Bruce Springsteen is coming to Netflix
Netflix may have just saved you a few thousand dollars.
Is Sacha Baron Cohen still funny?
Sacha Baron Cohen's act hasn't changed, from "Da Ali G Show" to "Borat" to his new Showtime series, "Who is America?" But the world has, which, in light of the media uproar he's triggered, raises the question whether the timing was very right -- or wrong -- for this comeback.
Robin Williams remembered in new doc
The intimate bond that comedians forge with an audience makes their loss feel more intimate and personal. What remains somewhat mysterious -- and at times mystifying -- is the darker side of stand-up, which has contributed to the premature deaths of so many comedy stars.
California's majestic Big Sur Highway 1 re-opens
The majestic Highway 1 drive along the California Coast from San Francisco to Los Angeles has re-opened, more than a year after a major mud slide buried the road at Big Sur.
Starbucks to open sign language store
American coffee megachain Starbucks has announced it's planning to open a branch where every employee is proficient in American Sign Language.
20 reasons to go to Montenegro
Heroic-looking highlands, pretty blonde bays overlooking the royal blue Adriatic Sea, antique Venetian villages and UNESCO walled cities.
Top United States travel destinations
Don't believe in bucket lists? This list of the 22 best places to visit in the United States may have you whipping out pen and paper or your favorite digital note-taking app so you can start one stat.
South America's poorest country an affordable gem
Calling out greetings in her Aymara language, a herdswoman limped as she approached our campsite, where we were sipping hot tea and stamping our feet against the morning chill.
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Judge Jeanine Pirro Slams Whoopi and 'The View' for Mistreating Her
Judge Jeanine Pirro doesn't say she regrets going on "The View" -- even though it ended in a shouting match -- but it doesn't seem like she's in a hurry to go back either. We got the Fox News star in NYC Thursday and asked about her highly…
Bristol Palin to Join 'Teen Mom OG' Cast
The folks who produce 'Teen Mom' know what sells ... because TMZ has learned Bristol Palin is joining "Teen Mom OG." Production sources tell us, Sarah Palin's daughter has signed on as a regular on the show. It appears she's helping to fill the…
Asia Argento Shares Photo with Anthony Bourdain Taken Days Before His Suicide
Asia Argento's still grieving the loss of Anthony Bourdain. The actress shared a personal photo Thursday of herself with her late boyfriend ... the 2 are in a red convertible looking happy, with the 'Parts Unknown' host smirking while holding…
Celebs Do Family Time at Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Sports Awards
Russell Wilson and Ciara are pocketing their babysitter dough tonight -- no need for one when you have to attend a Hollywood event that's actually for the kids. Ronda Rousey and Travis Browne, Michael Phelps and Nicole Phelps also showed up --…
Racing Star Josef Newgarden Praises Danica Patrick With Super Hot Girlfriend
Here's racing star Josef Newgarden giving Danica Patrick's racing career the respect it deserves ... praising Danica as a trailblazer, who opened the door up for generations of women racers. All while standing next to his solar hot girlfriend.…
Congressman Matt Gaetz Explains Why Sacha Baron Cohen Didn't Dupe Him
Congressman Matt Gaetz didn't fall for Sacha Baron Cohen's trap to promote putting guns in the hands of toddlers, but admits he was clueless about who he was talking to. We got the Florida Representative Thursday at Reagan National Airport, and…
Grand Jury Indicts 4 Men in XXXTentacion Murder
Police have now named the 2 gunmen they believe killed XXXTentacion, and a grand jury has indicted the alleged gunmen and 2 others for first degree murder. The Broward County Sheriff's Dept. says Michael Boatwright -- arrested earlier this month --…
Sterling Shepard Says Baker Mayfield's Not Fat, I've Been Training With Him!
Baker Mayfield's ex-Oklahoma teammate is going to bat for the Browns QB ... with Sterling Shepard telling TMZ Sports his boy is really NOT fat -- despite a very unflattering photo on social media. The Cleveland Browns rookie has been getting…
Halsey Backs G-Eazy's Claim He's Just Friends with Demi Lovato
G-Eazy has NOT jumped to dating Demi Lovato after his split from Halsey ... and that's coming straight from his ex, Halsey. We got her Thursday at LAX, and had to ask her about the speculation G's hooking up with Demi. There were…
'Bachelorette' Star Becca Kufrin Has Great Day Out at Disneyland
'Bachelorette' star Becca Kufrin went from a great hair day to a bad one after a few rides at the Happiest Place on Earth. Becca and a gal pal got the royal treatment at Disneyland Wednesday cruising around with a park guide, which means…
Daniel Cormier On Stipe Miocic Rematch, 'Maybe' After Brock Lesnar
Don't slam the door on a possible Cormier vs. Miocic rematch -- with D.C. telling TMZ Sports he's open to the idea ... AFTER he fights Brock Lesnar. Remember, after Daniel Cormier defeated Stipe Miocic at UFC 226 earlier this month ... Lesnar…
Mark Cuban Says Jimmy Garoppolo's Porn Date Won't Burn Bridges
Jimmy Garoppolo has nothing to fear about losing endorsements or pissing off his bosses just because he's dating a porn star ... so says none other than NBA team owner and "Shark Tank" star Mark Cuban. Mark says he's had players on the Dallas…
Ex-'Bachelorette' Villain Chad Johnson Sues Producer Over Alleged Sexual Misconduct
Chad Johnson -- best known as the villain on JoJo's season of "The Bachelorette" -- was breaking into the movie biz, but he claims he got screwed over by a producer because he wouldn't screw her. Chad, who's also a "Bachelor in Paradise" alum,…
Dodgers' Matt Kemp Stoked for Machado, We're Legit World Series Contenders
Dodgers' superstar Matt Kemp says he's "really excited" for his good friend, Manny Machado, to join the Blue Crew -- telling TMZ Sports the squad has a real shot to win the World Series. "Great baseball player, friend of mine," Kemp told…
Jill Scott Says Her Estranged Husband's Stuff's in Storage, and He's a Robe Thief
Jill Scott says she's done all she can to return her estranged husband's personal items, and if he really wants them he knows where to find them ... but they won't include those lavish robes, 'cause he stole them! We broke the story ... Michael…
Chloe Kim Crushes Cardi B Rap with G-Eazy at ESPYs Party
Chloe Kim's rapping skills have no limit ... 'cause the U.S. Olympic hero grabbed the mic with G-Eazy at an ESPYs after-party ... and we gotta admit, she KILLED it!!! The snowboarding gold medalist hit up the official awards after-party at L.A.…
Jimmy Garoppolo Takes Huge Porn Star Kiara Mia On Bev Hills Date
49ers QB Jimmy Garoppolo definitely appreciates a woman with experience ... because he went on a dinner date Wednesday night -- with one of the biggest porn stars in the world!!! 26-year-old Jimmy G and Kiara Mia hit up Avra restaurant in Beverly…
Master P Says DeMar DeRozan Was Bigger Than Vince Carter, Raptors Screwed Up!!
Master P says the Raptors' GM is about to be fired ... 'cause he thinks there's no way in hell the DeMar DeRozan trade works out -- telling TMZ Sports, DeMar "was bigger than Vince Carter" in Toronto!! We got P out at L.A. Live ... and he didn't…
Ariana Grande Got Permission to Use Jean Paul Gaultier Image
Ariana Grande's gotten a lot of heat for allegedly ripping off a scene in her new music video from a '90s ad campaign ... but we've learned she did it all by the books. Ariana's "God is a Woman" dropped last week and was immediately attacked by…
Danny Amendola Shades Bill Belichick, He Was Like A Principal
Seems Danny Amendola hated playing for Bill Belichick ... 'cause he called the Patriots coach a "principal" with a "principal's office" -- and even insinuated he didn't want to play hard for him. It all went down on the Barstool Sports'…