Murder suspect in U.S. illegally had been set free by city
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Pope: Families need a miracle
At a Mass in Ecuador, Pope Francis asked a large crowd to pray that God will make miracles out of ideas and proposals that some Catholics might consider "impure" or "threatening."
Obama: We'll starve ISIS of cash
President Barack Obama offered an update on the military mission against ISIS on Monday, emphasizing the long-term nature of the effort and the importance of local forces and stable governments as keys to stopping the terror group's rise.
ISIS retakes strategic Syrian city
ISIS militants have retaken the key Syrian city of Ain Issa from Kurdish forces, the London-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said Monday.
S.C. Senate: Let's ditch flag
Will the Confederate flag be history in South Carolina?
China warns of travel to Turkey
China's embassy in Turkey has issued a travel warning to its citizens after some tourists were "attacked and harassed" during anti-Chinese protests in Istanbul.
Fans hurt in NASCAR crash
Debris from a car that crashed into the catchfence at Daytona International Speedway sent a spectator to the hospital, officials said.
Man lights firework on head, dies
A 22-year-old Maine man was killed when he attempted to light a firework on top of his head. CNN affiliate WABI reports.
FSU QB punches woman in video
The moment captured on camera escalates quickly.
'Ocean's Eleven' producer dies
Jerry Weintraub, the high-powered Hollywood mogul whose career included promoting Elvis Presley concerts, producing the "Ocean's" movies and spinning larger-than-life tales, has died, according to his publicist. He was 77.
Same-sex kiss seals World Cup
Before tonight, Abby Wambach had everything but the World Cup.
Chicago: 2 nights, 7 killed
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World's oldest woman turns 116
Attributing her longevity to "sleep," clean living and positive energy, the world's oldest living person celebrated her 116th birthday Monday.
Wimbledon stir over actor's hair
Only his hairdresser knows for sure.
Baby drifts to sea, parents unaware
A 10-month-old girl drifted hundreds of yards out to sea after her parents said they forgot about her before being rescued.
From Balloon Boy to heavy metal
See the 12-year-old headbanger in action
Six years after the Heene family became forever linked "Balloon Boy," they're living a freewheeling, rocking lifestyle in Spring Hill, Florida.
The girl whose picture helped end the Vietnam War
Even without the benefit of context, the image of a naked 9-year-old girl running for her life is as searing and indelible today as it was 43 years ago.
Bible would fit on the tip of a pen
Scientists have etched the 1.2 million characters of the Old Testament onto a disk no larger than the head of a pen.
Swimming with docile giants
It's 6 a.m. and nearly 100 tourists are gearing up excitedly on the beach at Oslob.
Surfing plumber pipes world's biggest waves
Andrew Cotton first entered the water as a child to help treat his asthma. Now he's famous for his breathtaking battles with the forces of nature.
Nude sculpture so small it's 'walking on hair'
She could stand on a strand of human hair, with room to spare.
CNN gets Clinton's first national TV interview
Ted Cruz's favorite talking point: money
GOPer jumps into race to succeed Reid
Republican Rep. Joe Heck on Monday launched his campaign to take back Sen. Harry Reid's Senate seat, after the top Senate Democrat announced in March he would not seek reelection.
Netanyahu: 'Worse and worse' deal with Iran
Christie hits Paul on national security
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie once again has his sights trained on Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul.
Is Billy Joel too old for this?
World Cup: Is women's soccer just better?
Bergen: How terror rules America
It's Monday, July 6. And, yep, pinch yourself because you are still alive, as are more than 300 million other Americans.
What an Iran nuke deal must never do
The deadline for an agreement on Iran's nuclear program is rapidly approaching.
The hypocrisy of outrage over Donald Trump
Fake security driver takes $75K from Walmart
Police are searching for a suspect who they say took over $75,000 from a Bristow, Oklahoma, Walmart by posing as an armored car driver. CNN affiliate KOKI reports.
Things you never knew about Pong
The creator of Atari's Pong explains how a simple training exercise became an iconic video game.
Stunning images of Earth snapped by astronaut
NASA astronaut Scott Kelly has captured several amazing photos of Earth while aboard the International Space Station.
FBI: Inmate had 5 kids with guards
CNN's Randi Kaye brings to light the corruption in a Maryland prison. According to the government, one inmate fathered five children with four different officers while in prison.
Video shows plane crash on crowded beach
A 12-year-old boy is in a hospital after being hit by a small plane that crashed onto a crowded California beach. CNN affiliate KFMB reports.
In moments, this suspect would be dead
A grand jury ruled that an officer's use of deadly force was justified after a suspect pulled out a BB gun during an arrest. CNN affiliate KLTV reports.
See F-16 fighter blast flying drone from sky
The Royal Danish Air Force released video of an exercise involving an F-16 fighter jet shooting an unmanned aerial drone with guided missiles.
Shark flips kayaker into ocean
A fisherman caught more than he gambled for off the Florida coast. Thankfully, he lived to tell the tale.
Did Chris Pratt predict the future back in 2010?
See a "Parks and Rec" outtake from several years ago of actor Chris Pratt joking that he would star in the "Jurassic Park" movie franchise.
Secret Service chief: Intrusion 'won't happen again'
The secret service has a new boss who is on a mission to fix the agency. CNN's Jim Acosta got a behind the scenes look.
Hillary Clinton corrals the media
Over the July 4th holiday weekend, viral photos show reporters roped in at a Hillary Clinton campaign event.
THREE celeb weddings over July 4th weekend
Celebrity couples show their patriotism and marry on America's birthday.
Who does Prince George look like at Charlotte's christening?
Photos: Princess Charlotte charms admirers
Princess Charlotte of Cambridge, the daughter of Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, and Prince William,
Meet the world's newest king
Why being 'spare to the heir' matters
As the world follows Princess Charlotte, Victoria Arbiter Brown talks about other spare heirs, including King Henry Vlll and Queen Elizabeth's father.
Fun and fireworks for the 4th
Efron shows off his selfie 'swag'
At home with Frida Kahlo
Frida Kahlo is the subject of a new book containing never-before seen pictures of the late painter's private life.
38 amazing sports photos
Take a look at 38 amazing sports photos from June 23 through June 29.
Breathtaking ruins of the Soviet shuttle
Man mocks gators, jumps in, dies
A man who apparently mocked alligators, then jumped in the water -- despite warning signs -- is dead after being attacked in Texas.
Fidel Castro appears in public
It's rare for Fidel Castro to appear in public. But the 88-year-old former Cuban President recently said cheese -- literally -- as state media cameras snapped his photo.
Hillary Clinton to talk to CNN
How injured Dave Grohl did show
The Foo Fighters had to cancel a European tour last month after lead singer Dave Grohl broke his leg, but they were back in fine form on July Fourth.
The week in 43 photos
Amy Winehouse demos destroyed
Amy Winehouse died from alcohol poisoning in July 2011 at age 27, with only two studio albums to her name. The troubled singer recorded demos for a third LP, but those tracks will never be heard -- since they were destroyed by David Joseph, chairman/CEO of Winehouse's label, Universal Music U.K. "It was a moral thing," the exec told Billboard. "Taking a stem or a vocal is not something that would ever happen on my watch. It now can't happen on anyone else's."
Cop beating man caught on camera
Cameras show a police officer repeatedly hitting a man. CNN affiliate KVDR reports.
Don't be 'that' person at a concert
CNN's Lisa France breaks down your guide to summer concert etiquette and how to have a good time, while not ruining everyone else's.
Kidd Kidd -- Bail Bondsman to the Rescue with $105K ... Plus a Hot Dog
The first thing G-Unit rapper Kidd Kidd needed when he got out of Riker's Island on Monday ... was a big juicy dog, and he got his bail bondsman to hook it up. Kidd’s bondsman, Ira Judelson, tells TMZ he forked over $105,000 -- $5k…
Hulk Hogan’s Bar -- Big Booty Babe in Huge Bar Fight (VIDEO)
Hulk Hogan's beachside bar in Tampa looked more like a WWE-style Royal Rumble when a brawl broke out over the weekend ... complete with bikini-clad chicks slapping headlocks on each other. The Hulkster's joint,…
De'Andre Johnson -- I'm 'Extremely Embarrassed' ... Sorry For Bar Fight
Florida State QB De'Andre Johnson says he's "extremely embarrassed" for his role in a brutal bar fight -- and says he's taking domestic violence courses so it doesn't happen again. Johnson's lawyer Jose Baez tells TMZ Sports, "While it is…
Amanda Peterson Dies -- 'Can't Buy Me Love' Star Dead at 43
Amanda Peterson -- star of the flick "Can't Buy Me Love" -- has died at her home in Greeley, Colorado ... TMZ has learned. We spoke with Peterson's father who tells us ... the family hadn't heard from 43-year-old Amanda since July 3rd and…
Bill Cosby -- Copped to Using Quaaludes and Sedatives on Women
Bill Cosby bought Quaaludes and used Benadryl to knock out at least one woman ... something he admitted during a deposition for the sexual assault lawsuit a Temple University employee filed against him. Cosby gave the shocking testimony in 2005. He…
NFL Cheerleaders -- Bust Out the Bikinis ... For America
July 5th was National Bikini Day ... and to honor this wonderful holiday, the hottest cheerleaders around the NFL busted out their best 2-pieces and stormed the sand. God Bless America.
Jerry Weintraub Dead -- 'Oceans 11' Mega Producer Dies at 77 (UPDATE)
Jerry Weintraub ... the producer behind the "Ocean's 11" remakes, Frank Sinatra, and Elvis Presley died today at the age of 77 ... TMZ has learned. Weintraub had been in Santa Barbara with family -- and multiple sources tell us he died while at a…
Tom Cruise -- Honky Tonk Superstar ... Parties with Southern Girls (PHOTOS)
Tom Cruise went hardcore all-American in a Nashville bar -- 'cause nothing says happy birthday, America ... like partying with cute Southern babes in cowboy hats! Cruise hit a rooftop party at Acme Feed & Seed, and even sprung for…
Florida State QB -- Family Wants Woman Charged ... In Bar Fight
The family of Florida State QB De'Andre Johnson believes the woman in the bar fight should be charged with a crime ... claiming she struck DJ first. Sources connected to the situation tell TMZ Sports ... Johnson's family is upset that the woman is…
Jenelle Evans -- Sorry I'm Not Sorry About Explosive Video With My Dog
Jenelle Evans never thought the Internet would explode over her dog playing with fireworks in a gnarly 4th of July video -- because, as she puts it ... they do it on "America's Funniest Home Videos." Jenelle tells TMZ…
Jennifer Lopez -- Now Casper, Honey ... Be Careful On Your New Toy
Jennifer Lopez had to keep a watchful eye on her kids ... sorry ... her boyfriend while he tooled around town on his cool new gadget. Casper Smart and JLo were hanging in the Hamptons, and while his dog and Jennifer hoofed it -- Casper was…
Florida State QB -- Brutal Fight Video ... QB Punches Woman After She Hit First
Shocking new footage shows Florida State quarterback De'Andre Johnson PUNCHING a woman in the face HARD at a bar in Tallahassee ... after she punched him in the face first. It all went down at the Yianni's nightclub on June 24th ... after the…
Carli Lloyd -- Banned Fiance From Final Game ... 'No Distractions'
World Cup hero Carli Lloyd BLOCKED her fiance from attending the championship match yesterday -- and says it was for the good of the team ... and their relationship. Lloyd just appeared on FOX Sports 1 and…
Russell Wilson & Ciara -- No Sex Before Marriage ... 'Pray for Us'
Russell Wilson is literally practicing what he preaches ... saying that he and his super fine pop superstar GF Ciara aren't doing the horizontal bedroom dance until after their wedding dance. Wilson sat down for an…
BMX Legend Scot Breithaupt -- Found Dead In Tent
BMX Hall of Famer Scot Breithaupt -- known as the "Godfather of BMX" -- was found dead in a tent in Indio, CA this weekend ... cops confirm. The 57-year-old was a god in the BMX world ... and helped establish bicycle motocross as an…
Bobbi Kristina -- Brown Family Banned From Her Room After Photo Leak
Bobby Brown's family can no longer visit Bobbi Kristina in hospice -- they've been banned because security guards believe one of them took the deathbed photo that's being shopped around. Sources close to the situation tell us the security team…
Mysterious Model Gets Strung Out In Greece!
We have absolutely no idea who Australian model Lexy Stevens is -- and judging by her 672 twitter followers we can assume you don't either ... but that shouldn't stop you from soaking in her bondage bikini photos from Mykonos, Greece. That's a…
Abby Wambach -- World Cup Kiss a Huge Score for Worldwide Gay Rights (VIDEO)
Abby Wambach isn’t afraid of the big moment, and she seized one right after the World Cup when she locked lips with her wife in front of a global TV audience. Moments after the final whistle ... Abby sprinted off…
Jason Pierre Paul -- Kept Injury On the Low ... No Cops, No 911
Seems Jason Pierre-Paul went to painful lengths to keep his fireworks injury under the radar ... NOT calling emergency services after the mishap ... law enforcement tells TMZ Sports. As we previously reported, the NY Giants superstar injured…
Fidel Castro -- I’ll Come Out Of Hiding … For A Cheese Convention
Put the rumors to rest, Fidel Castro is still alive and kicking … and all it took to get the 88-year-old dictator out of hiding was some putrefied dairy. Castro spoke for 4 hours in Guatao, Cuba -- a little about U.S. relations, but…