Ohio governor was Trump's last GOP challenger
John Kasich is dropping out of the Republican presidential race, two sources familiar with the plan confirmed to CNN.
5 questions on the new Republican reality
A once unthinkable idea is now the Republican Party's new political reality: Donald Trump is its presumptive presidential nominee.
Poll: Clinton leads Trump
As Donald Trump captures the mantle of presumptive Republican nominee, a new poll finds he begins his general election campaign well behind Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton.
Cruz drops out
Ted Cruz bowed out of the Republican presidential race Tuesday following a crushing loss to Donald Trump in Indiana, clearing the path for the real estate mogul to clinch the GOP nomination.
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80,000 flee as fire threatens city
The sky in Fort McMurray now looks like a wall of fire and smoke as a mammoth inferno swallows the Canadian city.
Report: Prince staff sought addiction doctor's help
Prince was scheduled to discuss treatment with an eminent opioid addiction specialist's team the day he died, the Minneapolis Star Tribune newspaper reported.
Buzz grows for Kaine on Clinton ticket
Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine is emerging as an early favorite to be Hillary Clinton's running mate among major Democratic donors, operatives and congressional Democrats, who argue the Spanish-speaking former governor could be a steady hand in a difficult election environment.
Sanders wins Indiana
Bernie Sanders triumphed over Hillary Clinton in Indiana Tuesday — and reiterated his vow to fight on to the end of the Democratic primary despite his "narrow" path to the party nomination.
Sanders: We have a path to victory
On the heels of a victory in the Indiana primary, Sen. Bernie Sanders says he has a path to win the Democratic presidential nomination while conceding it will be an "uphill battle."
Warren: Trump relies on racism
Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren on Tuesday attacked Donald Trump's rise to become the presumptive Republican nominee, tweeting that the real estate mogul "built his campaign on racism, sexism and xenophobia."
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Opinion: Trump's 'horrible' judgment
Nothing says you have the "judgment" to be President of the United States of America better than accusing your political opponent's father of being involved with JFK's assassin.
Road to 270: Electoral college map
Now that Donald Trump is the presumptive Republican nominee, it's time to start looking at general election match-ups between him and the likely Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton.
Too late for students in Detroit?
Shoniqua Kemp took her 15-year-old and 18-year-old to the museum on Tuesday morning. It wasn't a weekend and there was no school trip. In fact, there was no school at all.
$26,000 stolen from man's carry-on
It's a lesson in not letting your guard down -- even if the thief isn't going to run off anytime soon.
31 injured by severe turbulence
Nine passengers hospitalized and 22 others treated for minor injuries after severe turbulence on flight to Jakarta.
'Catfish' star dies at 23
Ashley Sawyer, who appeared on MTV's hit reality show "Catfish" in 2013, died Saturday in Hoover, Alabama, according to the Jefferson County Coroner's Office. She was 23.
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Arrest in Navajo girl's death
A man was arrested by the FBI on Tuesday evening in connection with the kidnapping and death of an 11-year-old Navajo girl, whose body was found in the New Mexico desert.
Graduating from marriage
When Yuriko Nishi's three grown-up sons left home, she asked her husband of 36 years an unusual question: Was there any dream married life had prevented him from fulfilling?
Game can tell if you have dementia
A new mobile game, Sea Hero Quest, tracks spatial awareness among users. Doctors will use data to help diagnose dementia early.
Emma Watson's latest mission
Actress-turned-activist Emma Watson explains why sustainable fashion is a feminist issue.
Celeb apologizes for mocking teen
Rapper 50 Cent is facing backlash after posting a video where he accuses a disabled teenage airport employee of being high. He has since apologized. CNN affiliate WKRC reports.
He chose Navy on 9/11
A U.S. Navy SEAL was killed in Iraq as a result of a "coordinated and complex attack" by roughly 100 ISIS fighters nearly 30 kilometers north of Mosul, Pentagon officials confirmed Tuesday.
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Intel chief: ISIS can attack in U.S.
ISIS has the capability to stage a Paris-style attack in the U.S. using local cells to strike in multiple locations and inflict dozens of casualties, according to the Obama administration's top U.S. intelligence official.
ISIS terror attacks have killed nearly 1,400 people
Since declaring its caliphate in June 2014, the self-proclaimed Islamic State has conducted or inspired at least 90 terrorist attacks in 21 countries other than Iraq and Syria, where its carnage has taken a much deadlier toll. Those attacks have killed at least 1,390 people and injured more than 2,000 others.
Obnoxious but is it a crime?
A routine visit to Target turned into a viral video that has led dozens of women to come forward with troubling stories about the same man.
Diving, pulling, praying: America's military in April
More than 1.3 million people serve in the five branches of the U.S. armed forces. Add in civilian employees from the U.S. Department of Defense, and you get the world's largest employer: 3.2 million employees, according to the World Economic Forum. Take a look at some of the things the military been doing in the past month.
New human species found after Facebook callout
Hidden deep within the black innards of a South African cave lay human evolution's equivalent of Tutankhamun's tomb. Here lay a treasure trove of 15 skeletons -- eight children, five adults and two adolescents -- all members of a previously unknown species of human ancestor.
Obama hilariously mocks own retirement in skit
President Obama starred in a video skit taking a look at different options for his future retirement life.
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What a shot! 25 amazing sports photos
Racing swamp buggies at the 'Mile O' Mud'
Selfies: Patrick Stewart, is that you?
Take a look at some of the best selfies taken in the month of April.
Barbra Streisand's first TV special
Paraplegic ex-Olympian 'humiliated'
Former Olympian Amy Van Dyken-Rouen said Monday she was humiliated when subjected to a full-body pat-down by a Transportation Security Administration officer at Denver International Airport.
32,000 sign up for naked eatery
Want to get naked while getting dinner in London?
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Air rage triggered by 1st-class seats?
What is it about air travel that brings out the worst in us? We squabble for space in the overhead compartment and on the armrest. Some passengers have even been caught kicking each other and screaming at the flight crew, as YouTube videos bear witness.
Famed ship's wreckage found
Researchers believe they have found the wreckage of the HMS Endeavour, vessel of legendary British explorer, James Cook.
Luxury cruise experience at 30,000 feet
Rat (yes, a rat) totaled this family SUV
A Georgia mother says a rat destroyed her family SUV and threatened her children's safety. CNN affilaite WSB reports.
3,000-ton Noah's ark replica set to sail Atlantic
A 3,000-ton full scale replica of Noah's ark is slated to travel all the way from the Netherlands to Brazil this summer.
Sean Penn -- Gets Apology from Lee Daniels ... Defamation Lawsuit Settled
Sean Penn just scored a victory over Lee Daniels in his defamation lawsuit ... which they settled, but what's extraordinary is the apology letter Daniels had to write. The "Empire" co-creator wrote, "I am so sorry that I have hurt you Sean, and I…
UCLA Football Star -- Punished In Uber Driver Attack
UCLA football star Ishmael Adams is finally facing the music for an alleged attack on an Uber driver last year -- but he won't do any jail time ... TMZ Sports has learned. As we previously reported ... Adams was arrested for battery back in…
'Maze Runner' Star Dylan O'Brien -- Ravishing As Ever ... Broken Face And All (VIDEO)
Dylan O'Brien -- the star of the 'Maze Runner' movies -- is still a beautiful specimen to be worshiped despite a broken face ... so says his co-star Dexter Darden. We caught up with Darden, who gave us the lowdown on EXACTLY what happened during…
Diamond Dallas Page -- I Can Save Kobe ... Just Like I Saved Chris Jericho
Kobe Bryant might wanna think twice about the whole retirement thing ... 'cause Diamond Dallas Page says his yoga plan might be able to extend his career -- just like he did for WWE legend Chris Jericho! Page just got off a plane from Australia…
U.S. Treasurer Rosa Rios -- Goes Hollywood ... Silent On Future Obama Currency (VIDEO)
President Obama handpicked Rosa "Rosie" Rios to be the 43rd Treasurer of the United States ... so you'd think she'd have a quick answer when asked if BO's got a shot at being on U.S. currency. We got the treasurer out at Craig's where she was…
Prince -- Scheduled to Meet with Addiction Dr. Day After Death
Prince was supposed to meet with a doctor specializing in addiction treatment the day after he died ... to deal with a "grave medical condition." Dr. Howard Kornfeld, a national authority on opioid addiction, could not clear his schedule on April…
Wes Craven -- Scream of an Offer Nabs Hollywood Hills Pad (PHOTOS)
"A Nightmare on Elm Street" director Wes Craven is still raking in the dough after his death -- his Hollywood Hills home just sold for almost $250k above asking price. The 3 bedroom, 3 bath pad was listed for $3.295 mil in April and was…
Adrien Broner -- I'm Voting for Trump ... Mexicans Hate Me Anyway! (VIDEO)
Just in time for Cinco de Mayo ... Boxing superstar Adrien Broner says he's throwing his support behind Donald Trump -- and he doesn't care about pissing off Mexican boxing fans because they ALREADY hate him!!!! Makes sense, Broner's been…
Kevin Durant's Mom -- Where Should KD Sign? Here's What I Think ... (VIDEO)
We all know ... the most important person in Kevin Durant's life is his mom -- THE REAL MVP -- so, when we saw her out in NYC Wednesday morning, we had to ask ... where should he play next season?? Of course, KD's future is a huge topic right now…
Ex-NCAA Hoops Star -- Hit With Gun Charges ... For Loaded AK-47 At Strip Club
A former college basketball star -- who's currently in the NBA D-league -- has been charged with multiple gun charges for allegedly breaking out loaded weapons outside of a strip club. The man in the crosshairs is Keith Appling -- who played at…
Paige VanZant -- Suns Out, Buns Out ... Hot Beach Pics
It was sunny and 75 in Los Angeles Tuesday ... so UFC superstar Paige VanZant hit the beach. Model pose? Check. Bathing suit handstand? Check. Butt selfie? Check and mate. BTW, don't be jealous of the weather ... it's only supposed…
Ex-NBA Player -- Sued Over Alleged Masseuse Attack ... Despite Acquittal
Ex-NBA player Rick Brunson is being sued over an alleged violent sexual incident with an Illinois masseuse ... despite the fact he was found not guilty last year, TMZ Sports has learned. Brunson's case made headlines in 2014 when he was…
Afeni Shakur -- Smarter Than Prince ... Tupac's Money and Music Protected
Tupac's mother guarded his music and financial legacy in life, and TMZ has learned Afeni Shakur took extraordinary steps to do the same in death. Afeni had set up a trust to control all of Tupac's music rights, and a rep for his estate tells us the…
Blac Chyna -- Back Off, Strippers ... You Can't Touch This!
Blac Chyna's going on the offensive to block tricky strippers and schemers from cashing in on her good name. According to a trademark application filed last month ... BC's biz opportunities are exploding, so she's making sure she has the…
Britney Spears -- My Body's So Fine in Lime (PHOTO)
Britney Spears flaunted her body of art ... or her body AND some art -- anyway, her body's banging and the painting on the wall looks good too. Brit modeled a new lime green one-piece swimsuit, and it's easy to see her love for yoga is…
Machine Gun Kelly -- Gets the Finger in Vegas (VIDEO)
Machine Gun Kelly got way too hyped-up for his own good during his show in Vegas ... he broke one of his digits. The rapper was 2 songs deep Sunday at the Drai's Animal House party at The Cromwell when he just banged too hard. Kelly…
Minnie Driver -- Neighbor War Flares Up!! Cops Have to Break It Up
Minnie Driver's block turned into a battlefield when her neighbor's delivery truck parked in front of her Hollywood Hills driveway ... and cops had to keep the peace. Law enforcement sources tell TMZ ... officers were called out Tuesday afternoon…
Johnny Manziel -- BFF Off the Hook In Hollywood Crash
Johnny Manziel's party pal OVO Ryan is officially off the hook in a hit and run investigation stemming from a crash on the Sunset Strip ... TMZ Sports has learned.
Guess Who This High-Fiving Kid Turned Into!
Before this happy young man was shaking hands with Hollywood's elite, he was just another cheery child smiling for a photo in Southern California. Can you guess who he is?
Celebrity 'Star Wars' Fanatics ... May The Fourth Be With You
The force is strong for these celebrity 'Star Wars' fans. Travel through the galaxy far, far away to see the sci-fi snaps of the stars geekin’ out! May the Fourth be with you.