Abedin 'furious and sickened' after new sexting allegations
Former Rep. Anthony Weiner, who torpedoed his own political career five years ago with a sexting scandal and whose wife is Hillary Clinton's closest adviser, has deleted his Twitter account after allegedly sending sexually suggestive photos again.
Opinion: Don't judge Huma Abedin
Sunday night, the New York Post published photos that appeared to have been sent last year between former US Rep. Anthony Weiner and a "busty brunette out West" (said the Post), following a tip from said brunette. Perhaps the most damning photo — if the media reaction is any indication — features what the paper says is Weiner's crotch, clothed only in white briefs, and a small boy beside him. The Post says the boy is his his son with Huma Abedin, Hillary Clinton's close aide.
Gene Wilder, star of 'Willy Wonka,' dead at 83
Gene Wilder, who brought a wild-eyed desperation to a series of memorable and iconic comedy roles in the 1970s and 1980s, has died, his lawyer, Eric Weissmann, said.
Wilder's request for Wonka role
In an interview with Larry King in 2002, Gene Wilder talks about how he got his role as Willy Wonka.
Hackers hit election systems in 2 states, officials say
Hackers have breached databases for election systems in Illinois and Arizona, according to state election and law enforcement officials.
Turkey targets Kurdish forces in Syria
Turkey's president says he will take action against ISIS and Kurdish forces in northern Syria to keep citizens safe. CNN's Nick Paton Walsh reports.
Chicago shootings likely to exceed 2015 numbers
Chicago is on track to cross a disturbing threshold and top the number of shootings and homicides in the city in 2015. It's not a war zone, but it helps explain why some people who live there call it Chi-raq, a name that draws an analogy between the city and Iraq.
John Lennon's killer denied parole
Mark David Chapman, the man who killed John Lennon 36 years ago, was denied parole for a ninth time on Monday, on the grounds that his crime was premeditated and celebrity-seeking in nature, the New York State Board of Parole said.
What's driving the shootings in 'Chi-raq'?
CNN's Amara Walker discusses gun violence and issues plaguing Chicago with Liz Dozier, Managing Director of Chicago Beyond.
China's 'Jack the Ripper' caught
Police in China say they have captured a man that raped and killed 11 women since the late 1980's.
EpiPen maker is new symbol of greed
The national outrage this month, sparked by a social media campaign by parents, has forced EpiPen maker Mylan Pharmaceuticals to respond by launching a generic version of EpiPen at a 50% discount to its current price.
NFLer's protest, slavery and the national anthem
"I cannot stand and sing the anthem. I cannot salute the flag. I know that I am a black man in a white world."
White House, Trump object to Kaepernick views of US
Both the White House and Donald Trump objected Monday to views expressed by NFL star Colin Kaepernick about the treatment of minorities in the US.
Is the Indian defense minister Ash Carter's new BFF?
The US and India's defense chiefs held their sixth meeting Monday, underscoring US efforts to bolster its relationship with India as part of President Barack Obama's pivot to Asia.
India's tourist advice: Don't wear skirts
India's tourism minister is furiously backpedaling after suggesting that women who visit India shouldn't wear skirts for their own safety.
Student killed in fight at Cornell
One Ithaca College student was killed and another was injured after being stabbed during a "large fight" on the nearby Cornell University campus early Sunday in Ithaca, New York, officials from both schools said.
What IS Trump's immigration plan?
Donald Trump's lack of clarity on dealing with some 11 million undocumented immigrants is starting to look deliberate.
Cops pepper-spray 84-year-old woman
Footage shows the moment police officers pepper-sprayed an 84-year-old woman while searching for her son.
What's streaming on Netflix, Amazon, Hulu in September
Sure the weather is still nice, but with summer time winding down and kids heading back to school, it's time to catch up on your streaming entertainment.
The slain Chicago woman's mom forgives her killer
Losing a child is more than most parents can bear.
Apple's next iPhone will likely be unveiled Sept. 7
The company, which sent out invitations to members of the press on Monday, is expected to unveil the rumored iPhone 7. The affair kicks off at 10:00 a.m. PT at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco.
Opinion: Gene Wilder was a new kind of Hollywood star
Gene Wilder, who died Tuesday at 83 after a long illness, was the kind of movie star who could have only come into being during the 1970s when movies themselves were in flux, writes Gene Seymour
Wilder: I love acting, hate show business
In an interview with Larry King in 2002, Gene Wilder explained that as much as he loves acting and art, he hates show business.
Tom Barrack: Trump shouldn't talk about Weiner
Tom Barrack, a close friend and business associate of Donald Trump, said Monday the Republican presidential nominee should not continue to comment on the latest scandal surrounding former New York Congressman Anthony Weiner.
Stars hit the red carpet at VMAs
Celebrities attend the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards in n New York on Sunday, August 28.
The best of the VMAs
From Beyoncé's surprise stage recreation of "Lemonade," to Britney Spears' big comeback, here are some of the best moments from the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards.
Trump disavows robo-call from David Duke
Donald Trump's campaign is disavowing support from a prominent white nationalist, David Duke, who is once again causing problems for the Republican nominee by claiming that Trump is a kindred spirit.
Clinton at fundraiser: 'I do not know which Trump will show up' at debates
Hillary Clinton discussed the pros and cons of debating Donald Trump Monday at a fundraiser in the Hamptons, telling donors that while she is preparing to debate, she doesn't "know which Donald Trump will show up."
Police officers shoot teen during chase
Newly released surveillance video shows a teen running from police in December 2013. The teen's family has filed a federal lawsuit against the officer citing excessive force.
Astronauts released from year in isolation
A crew of intrepid astronauts have emerged after a year on Mars... kind of.
Michelle Obama's attack sub has come in
The US Navy has received an attack submarine sponsored by first lady Michelle Obama and named for her home state, the Navy announced Monday.
Third breakdown in year for $360M US Navy combat ships
For the third time in a year, one of the US Navy's $360 million littoral combat ships has been knocked out of action by mechanical problems.
Bus crash kills 2; driver in US illegally
Two people were killed when a charter bus crashed west of New Orleans, Louisiana. CNN's Fredricka Whitfield reports
Gary Johnson: Skip Trump's wall
I'm tired of hearing about a big, beautiful wall and who should pay for it. And I'm weary of hearing politicians try to gain votes on the backs of immigrants, both legal and undocumented, by calling one another bigots.
Obama to meet Erdogan amid anti-ISIS squabble
President Barack Obama will meet his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on the sidelines of this week's Group of 20 meetings in China to discuss efforts against ISIS, the White House said on Monday.
'My God, Duterte, stop doing this!'
Transgender rules in limbo as school begins
Students returning to school this fall are likely to face some confusion as school boards struggle with the issue of access to bathrooms for transgender individuals.
Trump dredges up Clinton's use of 'super predators'
Speaking at a rally in Des Moines, Iowa, Donald Trump dredged up Clinton's use of the term "super predators" from the 1990s to argue that he, not Clinton, offered African-Americans the best choice for president.
Boy, 7, starts campaign to replace fallen K9
Seven-year-old Ethan Engum is helping police in Green Bay, Wisconsin, cope with the loss of a beloved member of their team.
Watch this tot's dramatic rendition of the ABCs
This video of Violet Ogea's passionate performance has been viewed more than 3 million times on Facebook since her mom Christina posted it on August 25, 2016.
Juan Gabriel: 5 things you should know about the late music legend
The death of Latin American music legend Juan Gabriel is heartbreaking news for throngs of fans who've followed his music career for decades.
'Musical giant' sold more than 100 million records
Latin American music icon Juan Gabriel has died, according to sources close to the family and to Mexico's news agency Notimex. Juan Gabriel sold more than 100 million records during his career.
NY1 puts Anthony Weiner on indefinite leave
Multiple news organizations have moved to sever or suspend their ties with Anthony Weiner on Monday after new reports that the former congressman was involved in another sexting scandal.
Why do people sext?
Why do people sext? Why do they send racy or naked photos or videos and sexually loaded texts?
Opinion:Trump, do black lives matter more than the NRA?
Donald Trump recently began saying he's concerned with keeping African Americans safe from gun violence.
This napping baby is more stylish than you
4-month-old Joey Marie has become an Instagram star thanks to the elaborate costumes her mom makes for her.
Opinion: Who's really to blame for Hope Solo's fall?
Many soccer fans consider Hope Solo the best goalkeeper, male or female, U.S. Soccer has ever seen. She has played in 202 international games and delivered shutouts in more than half of those. She's won two Olympic gold medals and helped secure the United States' 2015 World Cup win.
Keep mafia out of Italy earthquake rebuild, warns prosecutor
Italy's anti-mafia chief is adamant that the country's notorious crime syndicate must be kept from infiltrating reconstruction efforts, as an investigation opened into why so many buildings collapsed in a devastating earthquake last week.
Life in the rubble of Italy's deadly earthquake
Residents and rescue workers in Amatrice, Italy, react to the devasting earthquakes that killed more than 250 people and reduced much of the town to rubble.
Opinion: America's justice system: 'The Night Of' nails it
HBO's "The Night Of" concluded Sunday night, with a perfect true-life resolution to a criminal prosecution: There were winners, and losers, but, like the criminal justice system, the winners and losers are hard to identify, and winning isn't all that much different from losing.
What happened at LAX?
Police are searching Los Angeles International Airport following unconfirmed reports of a shooting at the facility. "All precautions being taken to ensure safety of public. Remain calm. Thank you for your cooperation," a tweet from Los Angeles Airport Police Department reads. The Upper/Departures and Lower/Arrivals levels of Central Terminal Area (CTA) are closed, according to Los Angeles Airport.
Police: LAX shooter reports unfounded
Los Angeles Airport police confirmed that reports of shots fired in the facility were a false alarm. All terminals have been cleared and operations have restarted.
Clinton on pace to post her top fundraising month
Hillary Clinton raised over $11 million Sunday at three events in tony towns throughout the Hamptons, putting Clinton on place to make August her top fundraising month of the campaign.
Amber Rose: 'I take a lot of punches for being a feminist'
Amber Rose is used to being "slut shamed" but hopes her struggles will bring awareness to the issue.
Military's fashion gaffes cost hundreds of millions
In 2008, the Navy debuted a new blue, black and gray uniform named Navy Working Uniform Type I. It just had a couple of hiccups: It melted in heat, weighed a ton and was effective camouflage only for sailors who happened to find themselves in water.
Autistic boy showered in birthday cards after mother's plea
An autistic boy from Devon has received thousands of birthday cards, gifts and messages from strangers around the world after his mother's online plea went viral.
A look inside Kanye West's exclusive 'Famous' exhibition
This weekend, rapper-fashion-designer Kanye West has added one more hyphen to his introduction, taking on the role of visual artist at Los Angeles gallery Blum & Poe.
Is this the world's finest meal?
Japan travelers researching a trip to Kyoto will inevitably come across the word "kaiseki" -- usually hyped as a must-try culinary experience.
A 3-million-year-old cold case solved
After analyzing Lucy's bone fractures, scientists at the University of Texas at Austin may have figured out how our early human ancestor met her end.
'Heavenly birthday' memorial held after vicious killing
Mourners planned a "heavenly birthday" memorial Sunday for Victoria Martens, the 10-year-old New Mexico girl who Albuquerque police say was raped by her mother's boyfriend and then killed while her mother watched.
Man's music helps homeless people get donations
In his spare time, musician Chris Leamy takes his talents to the streets of New York where he busks for tips -- not for himself, but for the homeless.
2 arrested, charged in killing of Dwyane Wade's cousin
Chicago police have arrested two men in connection with the death of NBA star Dwyane Wade's cousin Nykea Aldridge.
Pence defends Trump's response to Chicago shooting
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence defends Republican nominee Donald Trump's decision to respond to the shooting death of NBA star Dwyane Wade's cousin with a tweet that many have found distasteful.
ISIS claims deadly wedding bombing
ISIS has claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing that killed at least 15 people and injured 16 others at a wedding late Sunday in the central Iraqi city of Karbala.
Engine explodes during flight
A Southwest Airlines flight from New Orleans to Orlando was forced to make an emergency landing when one of the engines failed, the airline said.
Is this the new 'El Chapo'?
CNN's Nick Valencia takes a look at the men who could replace 'El Chapo' Guzman atop the Sinaloa drug cartel.
$3 million seized at border
Border Patrol agents in California hit a jackpot this week in terms of cash seizures: $3 million.
Pence deflects on use of 'deportation force'
Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence insisted Sunday that Donald Trump has been "absolutely consistent" on how he'd treat undocumented immigrants as president and his recent comments on the topic have been that of "a CEO at work."
Britney Spears' top VMA moments
A look back at the most memorable moments from Britney Spears' Video Music Awards performances.
AP chief defends Clinton story
Associated Press Executive Editor Kathleen Carroll is defending her organization's controversial investigation into meetings Hillary Clinton took while Secretary of State -- but she admits a tweet the AP sent out about its story was "sloppy."
Sean Kingston Sued -- We Gave You Bling, You Gave Us Bouncing Checks (PHOTOS)
Sean Kingston has no problem picking out tons of high-end jewelry, but paying for it is another story ... according to the high-end jeweler who says they got screwed. NYC jeweler Aqua Master just sued Kingston over 9 pieces of jewelry he scooped up…
Curt Schilling -- Blasts Colin Kaepernick ... If He Were MY Teammate ... (VIDEO)
Ex-MLB star Curt Schilling says Colin Kaepernick is dead wrong for his National Anthem protest -- and says if they were teammates, they'd have A LOT MORE than a conversation about it. Curt joined the guys on the "TMZ Sports" TV show (airs tonight…
Donald Trump -- If Kaepernick Doesn't Like America ... GIT OUT!!
Donald Trump is channeling his inner-Richard Nixon when it comes to Colin Kaepernick -- when it comes to America, LOVE IT OR LEAVE IT! Trump called in KIRO in Seattle and was asked how he felt about the 49ers QB's National Anthem protest --…
Ice Cube -- Team Trump Pulled a Fast One On Me ... But I'm Not Suing (VIDEO)
Ice Cube is pissed off about the video clip making it seem like he's backing Donald Trump for President, but what's more shocking is ... he's letting the Donald off the hook. Check out this video of Cube at LAX -- he's definitely not…
Paige VanZant -- I've Never Seen 'Karate Kid' ... Despite Solid Crane Kick (VIDEO)
Paige VanZant knows not the ways of the evil Cobra Kai ... or how to properly wax a car ... because SHE'S NEVER SEEN 'KARATE KID!' So, we were talking with Paige about her insane K.O. crane kick to Bec Rawlings' face at "UFC Fight Night" in…
Gene Wilder's Death -- Emotional Response from Celeb Fans
Gene Wilder's passing had some huge celebs sharing their condolences and favorite memories of the legendary actor. — Gilbert Gottfried (@RealGilbert) August 29, 2016 — Rob Lowe (@RobLowe) August 29, 2016 — Alyssa Milano…
Tony Stewart -- Colin Kaepernick's a Dumbass ... (UPDATE)
NASCAR legend Tony Stewart just fired a huge shot at Colin Kaepernick -- calling him a "dumbass" and an "idiot" over his National Anthem protest. "I'm sorry but @Kaepernick7 needs to learn the fact about police before running his dumbass…
Juan Gabriel -- Heart Problems Behind Sudden Death
Juan Gabriel had a history of heart issues which played a role in his unexpected death ... TMZ has learned. Law enforcement sources tell us the Latin singing sensation was also battling diabetes. We're told the L.A. County Coroner is calling it…
Gladys Knight -- I'm Not Chicken to Sue My Son
Gladys Knight might've just proved blood isn't always thicker than water -- she just sued her son to stop using mama's name and face in the restaurant biz. Gladys wants the person now running the restaurants previously managed by her son, Shanga…
Colin Kaepernick -- Police Org. Demands Apology ... How Dare You Attack Cops! (DOCUMENT)
The San Francisco Police Officers Association is demanding an apology from the 49ers and the NFL -- claiming "your employee," Colin Kaepernick, has disrespected cops ... and they won't stand for it. The SFPOA -- the largest union representing…
Gene Wilder -- Dead at 83
Gene Wilder -- star of classics like "Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory," "Blazing Saddles," "Young Frankenstein" and more -- has died. The actor passed away Monday from complications from Alzeimer's disease, according to his agent. The…
Stevie Wonder -- Hoops Contest with Anthony Anderson ... You'll Be Surprised (VIDEO)
Anthony Anderson should have a major advantage over Stevie Wonder when it comes to shooting hoops ... but throw in a blindfold and all bets are off. They were both at a charity basketball tourney Sunday in L.A. ... when Anthony challenged…
SD Chargers -- We Signed Joey Bosa ... $26 Mil Guaranteed!
Finally. The San Diego Chargers just announced #3 overall draft pick Joey Bosa has SIGNED HIS CONTRACT! Bosa's deal -- 4 years, $25.8 million (ALL GUARANTEED) with a $17 million signing bonus ... so says NFL Network's Ian Rapoport. Now, go…
Taylor Swift -- Can't Be Impartial in Rape Case ... Says the Judge
Taylor Swift was just dismissed as a prospective juror in an aggravated rape/kidnapping case because she told the judge she has a pending civil case that also involves sexual assault. Taylor was being questioned about possible bias in a case…
Skip Bayless -- FS1 Trolls ESPN ... Billboards In Bristol (VIDEO)
Skip Bayless just left ESPN -- but he still lives on in Bristol -- courtesy of his new employer, FS1, which just put up a handful of billboards trolling the mothership right in the center of ESPN country. Of course, Skip recently ended…
Iggy Azalea -- French Montana Gave Me a Major Ride ... for $60,000 (PHOTOS)
Iggy Azalea seems to be over Nick Young -- 'cause she's found herself a new guy in French Montana ... maybe. Sources close to both rappers tell TMZ ... French dropped $60k for a private jet and flew Iggy and some friends to Cabo…
Ezekiel Elliott -- Weed Shop Was 'Bad Decision' ... I Was Curious
Ezekiel Elliott says he didn't think he was doing anything wrong by visiting a recreational weed shop in Seattle before the Seahawks game last week ... but says it was ultimately a "bad decision." TMZ Sports broke the story ... the 21-year-old…
Ryan Lochte -- I Won't Go to Brazil to Face Charges ... Not Happening (VIDEO)
Ryan Lochte says he'd love to go back to Rio one day ... but it sure as hell won't be to face charges in the whole gas station incident ... so says Lochte himself. Lochte was charged with filing a false police report in Rio and officials have…
Peyton Manning -- Cracked Tom Brady Deflategate Joke ... At Rob Lowe Roast (VIDEO)
Peyton Manning dragged Tom Brady into his comedy act at the Rob Lowe roast -- firing a zinger at the Patriots QB over the whole Deflategate scandal. Manning was talking about Rob Lowe's famous 2012 blunder -- where Lowe erroneously tweeted out that…
Steve-O -- My Ankle's in Pieces After Porta Potty Crash (VIDEO + PHOTO GALLERY)
Steve-O came out on the losing end of a run-in with a wooden porta potty ... and by losing we mean his ankle is shattered in THREE places, and the video is brutal. We got this video of Steve-O trying to pull the insane stunt Sunday in San Diego --…