Charges dropped against 3 remaining officers in Freddie Gray case
Prosecutors are dropping charges against the remaining Baltimore officers who were facing trial in connection with Freddie Gray's death.
'Black Lives Matter' cases: After the protests?
The protests happen with such frequency, the images seem like deja vu: Demonstrators flooding city streets, demanding an end to excessive police force and chanting "black lives matter."
What Democrats got right and wrong at the DNC
The Democratic Party gathered in Philadelphia on Tuesday for the second night of its convention, and CNN's Reality Check Team put the speakers' statements and assertions to the test.
Sanders gets emotional
Sen. Bernie Sanders got emotional when his brother, Larry, cast the Democrats Abroad delegation's votes in favor of Bernie Sanders during the Democratic National Convention roll call.
Reagan shooter set to be released
A federal judge on Wednesday granted John Hinckley Jr., the man who shot President Ronald Reagan in 1981, "full-time covalescent leave" from St. Elizabeth's Hospital.
Mom beats daughter live on Facebook
"You wanna try me, right?"
HIV-positive man paid to have sex with kids arrested
A Malawian man who bragged about having sex with underage girls to mark their passage into adulthood has been arrested, authorities say.
Ice Bucket Challenge leads to breakthrough
Throwback to 2014, the year of the Ellen DeGeneres Oscar selfie, Pharrell's giant hat, and the Ice Bucket Challenge. These fads "broke the internet" (a phrase also coined in 2014) dominating social media feeds across the globe.
Obama on Trump win: 'Anything's possible'
Barack Obama has long insisted that Donald Trump will be defeated in November. But these days, the President won't rule anything out.
Albright: Trump presidency would be gift to Putin
Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright says a Donald Trump presidency would be "a gift to Vladmir Putin," claiming that Trump's rhetoric aligns with Putin's attempts to "disrupt Europe."
Clinton makes history as nominee
Hillary Clinton will shatter another glass ceiling on Tuesday when she becomes the first female presidential nominee of a major party in the nation's 240-year history.
Bill Clinton's love letter to his wife
Hillary Clinton is calling on her biggest advocate Tuesday night.
Opinion: Will his best effort help her?
Traditionally, the spouses of major-party nominees get a speaking slot at the national convention to humanize the candidate. Former presidents speak to remind the faithful of their history. Bill Clinton falls into both categories, but he had a far more difficult task in closing out the second night of the Democratic convention in Philadelphia on Tuesday night; he needed to find a way to knit the party back together again.
Howard Dean re-enacts scream
Former Democratic National Committee chairman Howard Dean reenacts a moment from his famous 2004 campaign speech.
A 'boring' man introduces himself as Clinton's VP pick
Tim Kaine, the self-described "boring" Virginia senator, will give the speech of his life Wednesday as he introduces himself to the country as Hillary Clinton's running mate at the Democratic National Convention.
Obama to make case for Clinton, his legacy
President Barack Obama's three Democratic convention speeches have, in succession, launched his national career, thrust him into the Oval Office and secured him a second term. On Wednesday, he'll work during his fourth marquee convention address to ensure those earlier efforts weren't for naught.
Bill O'Reilly: White House slaves were well fed
Fox News host Bill O'Reilly responded to first lady Michelle Obama's speech at the Democratic National Convention, where she described what it's like to wake up every morning in a house built by slaves.
Trump backs $10 min. wage
Donald Trump said Tuesday that he would support raising the federal minimum wage to $10 an hour, a departure from his previous assertion that wages are "too high."
Ferrera: According to Trump, I'm probably a rapist
At the Democratic National Convention, actresses Lena Dunham and America Ferrera opened by talking about Donald Trump and declaring their support for Hillary Clinton.
Olympian: Doping scandal 'will taint everything we see' in Rio
More than half the planet tuned in to watch the last Olympics in London in 2012, with as many as 3.6 billion people apparently turning on their TV sets.
Bet you haven't seen these Han Solo audition tapes
Bill Hader, Melissa McCarthy and even rapper 50 Cent mock an audition as a young Han Solo for the movie "Star Wars." Watch more Conan here.
Man wins island resort in $49 raffle
An Australian man has won the raffle of a lifetime, taking home an entire Pacific island resort for the price of a $49 ticket.
Children stung by terror: Stop the hate
They are teenagers and young adults. Yet in their short lives they each have been touched by terror.
Dance group: Trump broke contract
In January, the USA Freedom Kids rocketed to viral fame after performing at a Donald Trump rally in Pensacola, Florida. But undisclosed after the red, white and blue performance of "Freedom's call" was a brewing resentment from the group's manager toward the Trump campaign.
Elizabeth Banks mocks Trump's convention entrance
At the Democratic National Convention, actress Elizabeth Banks mocks Donald Trump's dramatic entrance from the Republican National Convention.
Opinion: Breaking the ultimate glass ceiling
Hillary Clinton has become the first woman nominated by a major party for president of the United States. CNN asked a group of illustrious women to weigh in on the meaning of this moment. The opinions expressed in these commentaries are theirs.
Photos: Female firsts in politics
From suffragette Elizabeth Cady Stanton, the first woman to run for Congress, to Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, take a look back at some female firsts in politics.
Inside the Israeli company racing to the moon
CNN's Oren Liebermann takes a look inside Space IL, the Israeli company that wants to put a rover on the moon as part of Google's Lunar XPRIZE competition.
Assange: 'More material' on U.S. elections coming
Wikileaks founder Julian Assange said Tuesday his whistleblowing website might release "a lot more material" relevant to the US electoral campaign.
Suicide bombing kills dozens in Syria
A suicide bombing killed 48 people, including women and children, Wednesday in northern Syria, the UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.
France vows to boost security in wake of priest's killing
The French government says it will mobilize police and military forces to boost security in the wake of the slaying of a Catholic priest, the latest terror atrocity to roil the country.
Deadly standoff at French church
According to French media, a hostage has been killed in a standoff in a church in the town of Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray, in France's Normandy region. CNN's Jim Bittermann has more.
Beyoncé, Adele lead MTV video awards nominations
Okay, VMAs, let's get in formation.
Dr. Dre briefly detained by police
Dr. Dre was briefly detained and issued a citation outside his home Monday morning after police received a call from a motorist who alleged he had been threatened with a gun, Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department confirms to CNN.
This Duggar daughter is getting married
The Duggar family just keeps growing.
Trouble sleeping? This may be why
CNN's Elizabeth Cohen talks about several things that could be disrupting your sleep cycle -- and how to get a better night's sleep.
Crazy, cool experimental planes
Would you like to ride a "motorcycle in the sky"? That's how one pilot describes an experimental plane he built himself.
Inside Tesla's huge Gigafactory
Out in the desert, just off Electric Avenue east of Sparks, Nevada, over 1,000 workers are building what will be the largest building in the world in terms of its footprint over the ground.
TV psychic 'Miss Cleo' dies
Youree Dell Harris, better known as "Miss Cleo" the pitchwoman for the Psychic Readers Network, died Tuesday of cancer, according to an attorney for her family.
Rockets, rescue, ribbons: U.S. military in July
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.
Cockroach milk: Protein drink you didn't know you're missing
A little cockroach milk with those cookies? Chock full of protein, the insect milk may someday be transformed into a food supplement worthy of human consumption, new research indicates.
Cops buy truck to protect and serve .... ice cream
Now this is a sweet bit of community policing.
Americans wary of gene-editing, brain chips
Designer babies, brain-boosting chips and "superhuman" synthetic blood may sound like science fiction, but due to advances in biomedical technologies, they could soon be a reality.
This is where the tallest people live
On average, we're taller than our predecessors thanks to better nutrition and health, according to new research released Tuesday .
New 'Notebook Air' looks an awful lot like a MacBook
Chinese gadget maker Xiaomi has unveiled its first-ever laptop -- a sleek machine with solid performance specs and an attractive price.
McDonald's big comeback hits trouble
McDonald's was dealt a setback as U.S. sales growth decelerated in the last three months.
Obama: 'Possible' Putin trying to sway vote
President Barack Obama on Tuesday wouldn't rule out the possibility that Russian President Vladimir Putin could be attempting to tip the US presidential election toward Donald Trump.
Aaron Rodgers wishes 'Bachelorette' suitor brother well
Aaron Rodgers is happy to talk football, but "The Bachelorette" not so much.
College safety officer accused of murder, carjacking
An Oregon community college security guard has been charged with murder after allegedly running over a woman on campus and disposing of her body, according to authorities and court documents.
Rights group: Turkey detainees tortured, raped
As a human rights group tells it, this is what witnesses say is happening to some of the thousands arrested after this month's failed coup in Turkey: captured military officers being raped by police; hundreds of detained soldiers beaten; some withheld food, water and access to lawyers for days.
Opinion: DNC puts disability issues front and center
Every election cycle, as candidates traverse the country with messages carefully tailored for every possible cross-section of the population, there's at least one voting bloc that's consistently ignored: people with disabilities. It's a puzzling oversight, given that by some measures, more than one in five Americans has a disability, a number that will only continue to grow as the baby boomers age.
Look at me! 15 must-see selfies from July
Take a look at some selfies taken by celebrities during the month of July.
Cape Verde's lost slave history uncovered
Founded by Portuguese colonialists, the island nation of Cape Verde draws its influences from both Africa and Europe. Small, diverse and laid back, the archipelago nonetheless has a dark past.
Opinion: Could Pokemon Go save a city's economy?
Twenty miles away from the demilitarized zone with North Korea lies the seaside town of Sokcho, South Korea. It's a kind of boom town, with a fresh influx of both tourism and industry.
HBO cancels 'Project Greenlight'
Navy to China: We'll continue operations in S. China Sea
The U.S. will continue freedom of navigation operations in the South China Sea, a senior Navy officer says, as the region continues to react to a landmark Hague ruling on territorial claims in the disputed waters.
Clinton backer: She'd flip-flop on TPP
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe caused Hillary Clinton a political headache Tuesday night when he said he expects her to reverse her position on a major free trade deal.
Tuesday's memorable lines from the DNC
Democrats turned to Hollywood stars for the attacks on Donald Trump and mothers of slain African-American children to back Hillary Clinton on the second night of the party's convention Tuesday.
Scenes from the Democratic convention
See photos from the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.
Bergen: Why so many terror attacks?
Peter Bergen says the problems that give rise to terrorism are deep and will likely persist even after an eventual defeat for ISIS' would-be caliphate
Wildfires evacuee: 'It was raining fire'
Fanned by scorching heat, windy conditions and a five-year drought, a pair of California wildfires has burned tens of thousands of acres in southern and central parts of the state.
Girl, 14, dies after second rape
A 14-year-old girl died Sunday in another case of a lower-caste woman allegedly being raped by the same man twice in India.
Bernie Sanders makes it official
Sen. Bernie Sanders asks the Democratic National Convention to suspend the rules and officially name Hillary Clinton the Democratic nominee, making her the first female presidential nominee from one of the two major political parties.
Apple sales fall again
Apple (AAPL, Tech30) posted sales of $42.4 billion for the quarter that ended in June, down from $49.6 billion a year earlier, according to the earnings report on Tuesday. The company's profits also fell by more than 25% from the same period a year earlier.
Remembering TV psychic Miss Cleo
TV psychic Miss Cleo is best known for her role in a series of commercials for the Psychic Readers Network, where she counseled callers in her signature Jamaican patois.
What a shot! 25 amazing sports photos
Take a look at 25 amazing sports photos from July 19 through July 25.
Actress: Yeah, that article about me was weird
Actress Margot Robbie is speaking out about that controversial Vanity Fair piece.
The power of Michelle Obama
Michelle Obama cast the presidential race as one between a positive role model for children and a damaging one.
Watch the first lady's full speech
During her speech at the Democratic National Convention, First Lady Michelle Obama talked about raising her daughters under the spotlight of the White House and why America should vote for Hillary Clinton.
Who wins if Putin meddles in U.S. election?
No one knows for sure whether Russian President Vladimir Putin is playing in the U.S. election.
Kobe Bryant -- Retired Life In The Fast Lane ... Shreds The Track In Sick Ferrari (Video)
Retired life is going by fast for Kobe Bryant ... really fast ... like almost at a break neck speed ... check out the Mamba TEARING IT UP whipping a sick Ferarri on a closed course. Kobe was Maranello Italy for his Mamba Mentality European…
Cristiano Ronaldo -- Rich Shames Conor McGregor ... You Don't Have a Jet? (VIDEO)
Ever wonder what rich guys talk about in private? Money. Jets. Jennifer Lopez. At least, that's how it went down between Conor McGregor and Cristiano Ronaldo ... with the soccer superstar scoffing at Conor when he joked about overtaking him…
Kim Kardashian & Blac Chyna -- We're 2 Peas & a Baby Bump Again (VIDEO + PHOTO)
Kim Kardashian and Blac Chyna look to be back to BFF status as they came together for business and family pleasure in San Diego. BC joined Kim, Kris, Khloe and Kourtney Tuesday night for the opening of a new DASH…
Ezekiel Elliott -- Accuser Takes Case to City Attorney ... Investigation Underway
Ezekiel Elliott's not out of the woods yet ... because his accuser in the domestic violence case has gone to the city prosecutor -- which has launched a full investigation into her allegations. We broke the story ... Elliott's ex-girlfriend…
Nate Diaz -- Bieber Called For Truce in Nightclub ... 'I Don't Want No Problems!' (VIDEO)
Nate Diaz just gave the blow-by-blow on how Justin Bieber put an END to their famous celebrity beef back in March -- and the whole thing is pretty hilarious. Of course, the two had gone back and forth on social media after the McGregor fight…
Keshia Knight Pulliam -- Bring On Paternity Test ... I've Got Nothing to Hide
Keshia Knight Pulliam is positive Ed Hartwell is the father of her unborn child, and she's down to prove it to him. Keshia was completely blindsided by the ex-NFL player's divorce petition earlier this week ... according to a source close to…
John Hinckley Jr. -- President Reagan's Shooter Released
President Reagan's attempted assassin will be a free man again after a federal judge signed off on John Hinckley Jr.'s release from a psychiatric hospital. Hinckley was found not guilty by insanity for the the 1981 shooting that left Reagan with a…
Aaron Rodgers -- I Don't Watch 'Bachelorette' ... 'Inappropriate' to Air Family Drama
Aaron Rodgers says he has NOT watched his little bro, Jordan, compete on "The Bachelorette" -- but is clearly upset about the episode that put a spotlight on his family rift.
Beyonce -- THIS Is Paris on $19k per Night (PHOTO GALLERY + VIDEO)
Beyonce didn't venture far for postcard-perfect shots of the Eiffel Tower ... she just stepped out on the balcony of her stupidly ballin' hotel suite. We're told Bey holed up at the Shangri-La Hotel this past week when her Formation World Tour…
Lindsay Lohan -- I'm On a Boat ... Ciao, Egor! (PHOTO GALLERY)
Lindsay Lohan is getting by with a little help from her friends ... and a yacht captain doesn't hurt either when you're dealing with a broken engagement. Lindsay popped up on board a boat in Sardinia, Italy on Tuesday, clearly looking to put some…
'Pokemon Go' -- Atomic Bombing Memorial Wants Off 'Pokestop' List
The folks at Japan's Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park have a message for "Pokemon Go" -- have some damn respect. The memorial sits right where the first nuclear bomb was dropped on a city, and officials are pissed it's currently a "Pokestop." Park…
NFL's Shiloh Keo -- My DUI Arrest Is 'Bull****' ... I'm Telling Obama (VIDEO + PHOTO)
Denver Broncos safety Shiloh Keo was PISSED at the cops during his DUI arrest back in February -- calling the situation "bull****" and threatening to tell President Obama all about it during his Super Bowl visit at the White House. As we…
Hillary Clinton -- Listen Up, Little Girls ... You Can Be Next Female Prez (VIDEO)
Hillary Clinton made her own dramatic entrance -- via satellite -- at the DNC Tuesday night as she officially became the first woman nominated to run for President of the United States. Hillary popped up in the jumbotron following a montage of all…
Lindsay Lohan -- She Pulled a $10k Insta Rip-Off On Me ... Filmmaker Claims
Lindsay Lohan's got more than fiancé trouble ... a filmmaker is going after her for the $10,000 he claims he gave her without getting a damn thing in return. Matt Martin made a movie called "Little Mermaid," not the Disney one, and approached a…
Model Lydia Hearst -- Epic Bachelorette Bash at Family Castle! (PHOTO GALLERY + VIDEO)
Lydia Hearst's bachelorette party was a perfect fit for her last name -- no cheesy Vegas strip club, instead her turn up went down inside historic Hearst Castle. Sources close to Lydia -- who's engaged to TV host Chris Hardwick -- say she took 18…
Johnny Depp -- Amber Heard's Gonna Ruin My Credit
Johnny Depp believes he can't get a fair shake in his courtroom showdown with Amber Heard until his lawyers grill her in a deposition -- and if that doesn't happen it could cost him dearly. Depp's team was in court Tuesday for an emergency hearing…
Training Day -- Gang Members Wanted to Shoot ... TV Scenes (PHOTO)
Being a Blood or a Crip is now a legitimate qualification for employment, because a new show is actively seeking real-life bangers who want to be TV stars. Central Casting is staffing up for the upcoming CBS adaptation of the movie "Training Day."…
Don in 'Napoleon Dynamite': 'Memba Him?!
Trevor Snarr is best known for playing the popular and preppy Don -- opposite Haylie Duff as Summer Wheatley -- in the hilarious 2004 high school movie "Napoleon Dynamite." Guess what he looks like now!
Jay Mohr -- Makes It Official ... Divorce Is Off
Jay Mohr was serious about sticking with Nikki Cox ... even though he filed divorce docs, he now wants to drop the whole thing. Jay filed a request for dismissal Monday in L.A. -- just 6 days after the divorce petition. As we reported ... Jay…
Chrissy Teigen -- Now Serving ... (PHOTOS)
No, Chrissy Teigen is not on vacation in Hawaii, but she's definitely hanging loose with John Legend ... and 3-month-old baby Luna. The ridiculously gorgeous fam is chilling on a yacht off St. Tropez ... like a ton of other celebs this week.…