Sweat and Mitchell have different stories, authorities say
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Trump defends slur about undocumented immigrants
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Bernie Sanders draws crowd of 10K
Bernie Sanders has been running for president for two months, but Wednesday night in Madison, Wisconsin, his long-shot campaign got real.
U.S. wants 7 FIFA officials extradited
U.S. officials have requested the extradition of seven high-ranking FIFA officials arrested in Switzerland in May. They are suspected of taking bribes worth over $100 million in connection with soccer tournaments.
Japan-U.S. soccer final set
Defending champion Japan advanced to the Women's World Cup soccer final with a 2-1 victory Wednesday over England in a semifinal at Edmonton, Alberta.
At least 36 dead after boat capsizes
A boat carrying 173 passengers has capsized in the central Philippines, CNN affiliate ABS-CBN is reporting, citing Coast Guard officials.
10th shark attack in Carolinas
A man in his late 60s was attacked by a shark in North Carolina on Wednesday, in what was the seventh such attack in that state this year.
Did airlines fix ticket prices?
The Justice Department has sent subpoenas to several major airlines as part of an investigation into "possible unlawful coordination" to limit capacity increases, and thereby keeping ticket prices high, a department spokeswoman said Wednesday.
The smudge on the Declaration of Independence
It's one of the nation's most important founding documents but the Declaration of Independence -- the document that paved the way for the creation of the United States -- hasn't always been treated with the care you might expect.
So Obama sings again
At an event in Tennessee, President Obama took a question from an audience member named Davy Crockett and sang a bit of the theme song from the TV show.
Ex-CNN anchor in deadly shootout
A former CNN reporter was wounded three times Tuesday night during a deadly shootout with a man who allegedly tried to rob him and his wife in a New Mexico motel room.
Factory robot kills worker
An automotive assembly line robot mortally injured a worker at a car factory in Germany this week, a prosecutor's office said.
Episcopalians OK same-sex marriage
The Episcopal Church says it will permit weddings for same-sex couples after members approved the change at a meeting of its governing body.
Man who saved hundreds of children from Holocaust dies
Sir Nicholas Winton, who saved hundreds of children from the Holocaust, has died at the age of 106, British media reported.
Cops dig yard in search for couple
Authorities used a backhoe to dig near the home of a couple that vanished last month in Arizona, CNN affiliate KNXV reported.
China shows off its guns
On the anniversary of Hong Kong's return to Chinese rule, China flexes its military might in a show for the city's residents.
If this is F1's future, bring it on
Why was legendary car hidden for 30 years?
If this car could talk, it would describe a road to fame with all the twists and turns of a Hollywood plot.
The first Arab supercar
Exclusive: $40M auction for spectacular collection
On Denmark's eastern coast of Jutland near the historical town of Ebeltoft, with its cobbled lanes and colorful, timber-framed row houses, sits an estate larger than the size of Monaco.
Aww, even THESE 2 are breaking up?
One day after their 10-year anniversary, Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner confirmed they are filing for divorce.
Hey, kid, anyone tell you you look like Mick Jagger?
"Exhibitionism," a gallery opening in London in 2016, will feature childhood pictures of the Rolling Stones and many more unseen artifacts of the band.
Efron shows off his selfie 'swag'
50 Girl Scouts get their W.H. campout rained out
Girl Scouts evacuate the White House lawn during an overnight camp-out. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on what made the Scouts scram.
Bernie Sanders draws nearly 10,000
Donald Trump offers rare praise for Obama
Bombastic GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump offered a rare spot of praise for President Barack Obama on Wednesday, in an interview with CNN's Don Lemon. He also said improving race relations would be a priority for him if elected president.
Hillary Clinton vs. a fax machine
U.S.-Cuba diplomatic ties reestablished
Clinton raises $45M for primary fight
Were Amy Schumer's jokes racist?
How Trump unleashed 'Latino Spring'
Call it "Latino Spring."
Can Texas say no to same-sex marriage ruling?
Most people guessed how the Supreme Court was going to rule in Obergefell v. Hodges. And last Friday, the court made things official: It announced a nationwide right to same-sex marriage. What suspense remains centers on the reaction of same-sex marriage opponents. How much room do they have to resist the Supreme Court's decision?
Has Katy Perry met her match?
Singer, songwriter and sex symbol Katy Perry may be one of the best-selling, chart-topping, top-earning artists of all time, but the "Roar" performer may have met her match in a group of Los Angeles nuns.
Could this radical idea solve Greece's crisis?
Should Paris Hilton sue prankster who did this?
Paris Hilton may sue over plane crash prank. Unless she was in on it. CNN's Jeanne Moos says "NOT FUNNY."
Sad reason millionaire is selling classic car collection
Henrik Frederiksen has collected classic cars since the age of 18, he now has sixty cars, most predating WWII.
See 'Jeopardy!' host rap like a 'Fresh Prince'
CNN's Anderson Cooper highlights "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek's rapping skills.
Couple married for 75 years die together
A San Diego couple married for 75 years die in each other's arms. CNN affiliate KGTV reports.
Traffic stop turns into surprise of a lifetime for mom
A soldier enlists police in Hanson, Massachusetts, to help him surprise his mom when he comes home for a visit. CNN affiliate WCVB reports.
Actor thought this was cute, but fans felt differently
"Silicon Valley" actor and comedian Kumail Nanjiani decided to tweet an adorable childhood picture, but fans had a different reaction. Watch more Conan videos.
Alarm interrupts anchors on live TV
See how "Live! with Kelly and Michael" anchors Kelly Ripa and Michael Strahan cope with a surprise interruption in the show's studio on live television.
Trailer for Chris Farley film is a tearjerker
Buzzfeed has released a trailer for a new documentary that chronicles the life of the late comedian Chris Farley.
She never expected this on a Florida vacation
A family visiting a resort in Florida says bed bugs brought their vacation to a sudden halt. WESH's Amanda Ober reports.
Donald Trump: 'Somebody's doing the raping'
Presidential candidate Donald Trump defends his inflammatory comments about Mexico, immigration and rape during an interview with CNN's Don Lemon.
Why Ted Cruz watched porn with Justice O'Connor
How GOP presidential candidate Ted Cruz tells CNN's Jake Tapper how he came to be watching hardcore porn with Justice Sandra Day O'Connor.
This 'half a dog' is world's ugliest canine
World's Ugliest Dog to get makeover. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports Quasi Modo is dogged by fans as she takes Manhattan.
Life on the Marshall Islands
In the middle of the Pacific there's a place where no one has the luxury of denying climate change exists. People in the Marshall Islands are living it.
House washes away, woman wakes up floating
Where do you go when your country vanishes because of climate change? John Sutter visits the Marshall Islands to find the surprising answer.
Picturesque beaches face catastrophe
Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner gives an impassioned reading of 2 Degrees, a poem about climate change and the threat it poses to the Marshall Islands.
EPA boss: Climate change could kill thousands
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Why celebs can't R.I.P.
People we lost in 2015
Remembering those who died in 2015.
Joe Cocker: One of entertainment's nicest guys
Renowned character actor dies Christmas Eve
You may not know his name, but anyone who watches movies and television knows the squat, tough-faced character actor Charles Durning, who died on Christmas Eve, according to his family.
'Eight Is Enough' father dies at 86
Dick Van Patten, the seemingly ubiquitous actor perhaps best known for his starring role as the father on the 1970s series "Eight Is Enough," has died. He was 86.
The art of the abandoned sofa
You see a sofa abandoned on the side of a Los Angeles street. Andrew Ward sees art.
38 amazing sports photos
Take a look at 38 amazing sports photos from June 23 through June 29.
A transient way of life
Before he was the 'Terminator'
Before he was the "Terminator" or the 38th governor of California, Arnold Schwarzenegger was an obsessive teen bodybuilder from Austria who saw pumping iron as a ticket to fame and fortune.
Take the toughest film quiz ever
See some wonders of the universe
CDC warns of swimming pool parasite
A new report suggests that outbreaks in swimming pools of the parasite cryptosporidium increase each year. CNN affiliate KSAT reports.
CIA: Hey, minorities, we need you!
House cat faces off with mountain lion
Tom Mabe captured the moment when his cat had a stand off with a mountain lion in Colorado.
Check out trailer for 'Rocky' spinoff
Rocky Balboa is back -- sort of.
First look at the 'Steve Jobs' movie
An extended trailer was released Wednesday for "Steve Jobs," which stars Michael Fassbender as the mercurial Apple co-founder.
9 things we know about turn-ons
Human sexuality used to be perceived as a lot less fluid (and more intuitive) than we now know it to be. The more scientists learn about what turns us on — much of desire is sparked in our brains rather than our groins; aphrodisiacs can come from the most unlikely places — the less we can definitively say about it.
$30 for a sandwich?
Forget the debate over whether it should come with or without a fried egg.
Scouts evacuate White House lawn
It started as a dream night for fifty Girl Scouts, who got to be the first scouts in history to camp out on the South Lawn of the White House
Paris Hilton -- FAKED Horror in 'Plane Crash' Stunt ... In on the Prank
, Paris Hilton is a better actress than we thought ... we've learned she was totally in on the "near plane crash" stunt. TMZ has obtained a document prepared by the Egyptian production company behind…
Cody Simpson -- About Selena Gomez ... Sometimes a Lick Is Just a Lick
Cody Simpson is no "f**k boy" for Selena Gomez -- that’s his side of the story, anyway. Our photog caught the Australian pop star and a buddy early Wednesday morn on the Sunset Strip, and asked about Selena's…
College FB Star Laremy Tunsil -- Brutal Post-Fight Pics ... In Alleged Stepdad Attack
Ole Miss football star Laremy Tunsil -- one of the best players in the country -- allegedly beat up his stepfather so badly, he gave him a black eye and a LUMP on his forehead ... and Tunsil's stepdad says he has the pics to prove it. TMZ…
NeNe Leakes -- I'm Not Doing Season 8 'Housewives' ... Not Even a Little Bit
NeNe Leakes made it clear to our photog ... 'Real Housewives of Atlanta' is on its own next season, because she will not appear at all ... not even occasionally. Producers floated the possibility of a reduced role…
‘Teen Mom’ Mackenzie McKee -- I Have A Sex Tape … But You Can't See It
Mackenzie McKee has gone to Vivid Entertainment about a sex tape, telling them if they dare release it she will nail their ass harder than Farrah Abraham's ever was. TMZ obtained a letter Mackenzie's lawyer fired off to the porn giant,…
Guess Who This Summer Sweetie Turned Into!
Before this buoyant little lady was floating along as a pretty Hollywood actress she was just another cute kid soaking up the summer in Anaheim, California. Can you guess who she is?!
Steven Gerrard -- I Pick My Clothes Better Than I Pick My Teams ... I Thought England Was A Lock
Sometimes national pride gets in the way of picking a winner … and Steven Gerrard just learned that lesson the hard way. Our photog caught the new LA Galaxy player at Craig’s Tuesday night and the first…
Chris Brown Files Paternity Docs -- I've Had It With My Baby Mama!
Chris Brown has had it with baby mama Nia Guzman's child support and custody demands, so he's asking a judge to lay down the law once and for all. Chris and Nia have been at war over 1-year-old Royalty. She's demanding $15k a month in child support,…
Nigel Lythgoe -- U.S. Soccer Ain't a Joke Anymore
The U.S. isn't just some dumping ground for aging international soccer stars ... it's becoming one of the toughest places in the world to play ... so says TV titan Nigel Lythgoe. The former "American Idol" honcho…
Miley Cyrus -- Makin' Out with Hot New Chick (PHOTO/VIDEO)
Miley Cyrus has bagged herself a Victoria's Secret model ... and during a break from filming a new music video Tuesday night in Los Angeles ... they locked up in a heavy make-out session. The girl's Stella Maxwell, and she and Miley…
Rick Ross -- Finally Out of Jail ... Ponies Up $2 Million
Burn those "Free Rick Ross" tees ... he's finally getting out of jail a week after getting arrested for assault and kidnapping -- but he had to come up with a ton o' cash to get sprung. Ross' bond hearing in…
ESPN's Michelle Beadle -- Tennis Player Apologizes ... 'I Was Immature and Disrespectful'
The college tennis player who called Michelle Beadle a "slut" has just emailed a personal apology letter to the ESPN star ... saying he was "extremely remorseful" ... TMZ Sports has learned. A rep for the University of Texas at San Antonio…
Prosecutors to Warren Sapp -- You Blew Our Hooker Deal ... You're Going to Jail
Warren Sapp has BLOWN one of the greatest plea deals ever -- AZ prosecutors are gunning to put him IN JAIL for breaking their deal in his hooker case by getting charged with domestic violence in Vegas ... TMZ Sports has learned. We broke the…
Brandi Glanville – I'm Cash-Strapped After Getting Fired from 'Housewives'
Brandi Glanville is trying to put on a brave face after getting the ax on "Real Housewives of Beverly Hills," but she made it clear to our photog ... she's now in a financial pickle. Brandi confirms…
James Harden -- Targeted At Elite Nike Camp ... Dominates
James Harden had a HUGE target on his back at an elite Nike event in L.A. this weekend -- but we're told he DESTROYED all comers ... including some of the top high school and college players in the country. Harden -- along with NBA…
Ben Affleck, Jennifer Garner -- Career Explosion Torpedoed Marriage
Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner are getting divorced NOT because of his drinking and gambling, but because he's become such hot property in Hollywood, she felt neglected ... so say some well-placed sources. There are clearly 2 views on the…
Emmitt Smith -- Bails On Miss USA ... In Wake of Trump Backlash
NFL legend Emmitt Smith is now distancing himself from Donald Trump ... backing out as a judge in the upcoming Miss USA pageant after Trump trashed Mexicans. Smith was one of 5 celebrity judges that was scheduled to participate on the…
NFL's Brandon Spikes -- Guilty In Maybach Hit & Run ... Avoids Jail
Ex-New England Patriots linebacker Brandon Spikes has pled GUILTY in his hit and run case stemming from a June crash in his Maybach ... but he won't do one single minute behind bars. Instead, Spikes has been ordered to pay more than $2k in…
Enrique Iglesias -- Arrested for Driver's Seat Switcheroo
Enrique Iglesias got busted trying to slip out of the driver's seat of his ride when cops pulled him over recently -- possibly because he knew he had a suspended license ... just a guess. According to Miami police, Iglesias was driving a white…
ESPN's Michelle Beadle -- College Tennis Player Called Me a 'Slut' ... School Apologizes
ESPN's Michelle Beadle is calling for the University of Texas at San Antonio to punish a sophomore tennis player ... after he called her a "slut" on social media. Beadle had been tweeting about the San Antonio Spurs ... when Gio Carrillo…