What Brexit means for Americans
What does it mean for us? Potentially, everything -- the economy, national security, even the race for president.
Dow closes down more than 610 points
Investors around the world went into crisis mode as British voters chose to leave the European Union in a stunning decision with far-reaching implications.
A quick scan of UK's dramatic decision
They said, "Let's go," shocking the entire world.
Cameron's out; who's in?
Uncertain future as Brexit vote exposes divided Britain
EU referendum in 90 seconds
The Leave campaign is set to win the UK's EU referendum -- making it the first country to vote to leave the Union. Find out how events unfold since the polls opened.
Why the U.S. is freaked out about Brexit
Britain's vote to leave the European Union Friday left the United States confronting a threat to the strength and cohesion of both its closest historical ally and a 70-year transatlantic partnership that has been the bedrock of Western peace and prosperity.
Trump on Brexit: America is next
British voters just shattered political convention in a stunning repudiation of the ruling establishment. Donald Trump is betting America is about to do the same.
Comedian pranks Trump at golf course opening
Comedian Simon Brodkin crashed Donald Trump's Scottish golf course opening and tried to present him with swastika golf balls.
The week in 32 photos
Take a look at 32 photos of the week from June 17 through June 24.
Clinton's Israel stance expected to rule DNC
Democrats -- seeking to unify after a bruising primary -- are poised for a fight over the party's stance on Israel this summer.
Sanders: Yes, I will vote for Clinton
Bernie Sanders said Friday he will vote for Hillary Clinton for president in November, the strongest expression of support yet from the Vermont senator for his rival, and his clearest admission that he will not be the Democratic presidential nominee.
First U.S. national monument to LGBT rights
President Barack Obama announced Friday he was designating the area around the Stonewall Inn in New York City as the country's first national monument to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights.
The next LGBT cause: Gun control
The National Rifle Association, often thought of as a powerful, unbeatable special interest group, may have finally met its match.
At least 20 die in West Virginia flooding
At least 14 people have lost their lives in floodwaters raging through West Virginia, Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin said at a news conference Friday.
North Korea: New missiles can hit America
North Korea says that their successful launch of a new intermediate range missile has given them the capability to attack North America. CNN's Brian Todd reports.
Will booze lure book lovers to Barnes & Noble?
Take that, Amazon! Barnes & Noble hopes that booze will lure book lovers back to its stores.
How bad is Flint's water crisis?
The residents of Flint, Michigan, continue to face an unprecedented crisis over lead in water. Today, a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention makes clear how much damage was done.
Singer blown away by fan duet
Actress and singer Kristin Chenoweth was floored by a 16-year-old audience member that she randomly chose to sing a duet with her on stage.
9-year-old an in-demand wedding photographer
At age 3, Regina Wyllie went on her first photo shoot with her dad, a professional photographer, and has been taking pictures ever since.
Lewandowski: 4 names on Trump VP list
Donald Trump's list of possible vice presidential candidates has "no more than four" names on it right now, former campaign manager Corey Lewandowski said Thursday.
Blind Navy vet hoping for Olympic gold
The fitness and recreation center on the campus of Loyola University in Baltimore, Maryland, sits nearly empty. It's just before 6am on a Wednesday morning, and you won't find many college students awake at this time.
Liam and Chris Hemsworth get into Instagram feud
Liam Hemsworth tells Conan about his recent Instagram feud with his brother Chris Hemsworth. Watch more Conan here.
LGBT flag 'nearly unbearable' to see
Up went the flag, and out poured the hate.
Face to face with a mass gunman
Six rapid shots from a rifle -- Santa Monica Police Officer Robert Sparks, a former SWAT officer, knew the sound instantly.
Cops: Fugitive used boy as bait to lure girls
"The Hunt's" John Walsh profiles the case of Oscar Menjivar-Herrera, who is charged with sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl.
'Star Trek' actor's death: Jeep owners sue
Jeep Grand Cherokee owners are hitting Fiat Chrysler with a lawsuit over the design defect that is suspected in the death of "Star Trek" actor Anton Yelchin.
$1,000 device 3D-scans body fat
Naked Labs makes a 3D body scanner for your home. Founder Farhad Farahbakhshian tells CNN's Samuel Burke that the company's device will tell you if your diet or workout is making a difference, before you'd see results on a scale.
First Charleston, then Orlando
For the first time, a rainbow flag symbolizing LGBT pride drapes the front of Birmingham City Hall in Alabama.
Bluegrass music legend dies
Bluegrass music pioneer Ralph Stanley died Thursday at the age of 89, publicist Kirt Webster announced on Stanley's official website.
How House Democrats made a little noise
House Democrats enjoyed something rare this week: relevance.
Famous sit-ins in history
U.S. Rep. John Lewis and fellow Democrats staged a sit-in at the House of Representatives on Wednesday, June 22. It's a form of protest that has been employed time and time again through history.
Obama's approval rating up to 52%
President Barack Obama's approval rating remains on the upswing, with 52% now approving of his performance as president, up a statistically insignificant one point since last month, but now five points above the 47% who approved in January.
Customer called 'fatty' on receipt
He just wanted to grab a cold beer with friends, but his night turned upside down after receiving a fat-shaming message.
Why male athletes are pulling out of the Olympics
Watching the news, Dr. William Schaffner wanted to reach into his television set and give soccer player Hope Solo this message: "You have it all backward!"
Jaguar killed during Olympic event
A jaguar was shot and killed at a Rio Olympics torch relay event after escaping from its handlers, the Brazilian Army stated.
He's redefining 'disabled'
As a young man with cerebral palsy, Jeison Aristizábal has fought his entire life to overcome the obstacles in his way.
2nd body found in FL boater search
Rescue crews recovered a second body in their search for a family that went missing off southwest Florida amid a thunderstorm and rough seas over the weekend, according to a Thursday news release from the Coast Guard.
Flight 804's black boxes remain mum
What sent EgyptAir flight 804 plummeting into the Mediterranean Sea last month, remains a mystery.
Emotions you never knew you had
Scientists believe that if you put a name to a feeling, it can help that feeling become less overwhelming. Explore a list of 10 extremely precise words for emotions.
Is the Great Pyramid of Giza lopsided?
Archaeologists and scientists measured the precise footprint of the Great Pyramid of Giza. They found that the west side of the pyramid is at most 5.55 inches longer than the east.
Behind the scenes of Tim Burton's 'Batman'
See photos from the set of the 1989 blockbuster "Batman," starring Michael Keaton and Jack Nicholson.
What Hitler's Jewish neighbor saw
"I knew only too well, even when I was 8 years old -- I knew it was a very bad business for us."
The world's most adventurous haircuts
Trying to recall the most unusual place Miguel Gutierrez set up his stool and offered a haircut during his travels is easy for the man known as the Nomad Barber.
Driverless cars create a safety 'dilemma'
You're riding in a driverless car with a loved one. It's cruising down a one-way, single-lane road with a barricade to the left and a wall to the right.
U.S. attack jets land on highway
Four U.S. A-10 Thunderbolt jets recently landed on a highway in Estonia as part of a NATO exercise called Saber Strike.
'Latin Night' goes on for Pulse in Orlando
While the Pulse nightclub remains closed after 49 people were killed there in a shooting rampage earlier this month, hundreds of Orlando residents came out for a fund-raiser for the victims' families and nightclub employees who were left without a job.
Fallon's new role for viral 8th grade impressionist
14-year-old Jack Aiello turned into a viral star after his impressions of the political candidates hit the web, and he ended up on "The Tonight Show."
Court OKs breathalyzer tests without a warrant
The Supreme Court on Thursday issued a split ruling on a trio of drunk driving cases, deciding that while law enforcement may require a breathalyzer for suspected drunk drivers without a warrant after an arrest, a warrant is required for a blood test in the same circumstances.
5 (nice) ways to get people to talk
Army interrogator Eric Maddox, who helped capture Saddam Hussein, shares five interview techniques to get people to talk - even if they don't want to.
Jury: Zeppelin didn't copy 'Stairway'
Music history will not be rewritten. A jury found Led Zeppelin frontman Robert Plant and guitarist Jimmy Page not guilty of copyright infringement on perhaps their most famous song, "Stairway to Heaven."
Disney beaches reopen, killer gator caught
Walt Disney World reopened its beaches to guests Thursday, a source at the Florida theme park with knowledge of the situation told CNN.
Photo of 3-year-old practicing gun drill goes viral
A viral photo of a girl standing on a toilet shows her practicing at home for a preschool gun drill. CNN's Rosemary Church interviews the girl's mom.
Inside home where 12 girls were kept
Police knocked on the bright blue door of Lee Kaplan's home in Feasterville, Pennsylvania.
Social Security to run dry by 2034
If lawmakers don't act, Social Security's trust fund will be tapped out in about 18 years.
Military recruits: Rape was initiation
Teenage recruits were raped by staff and forced to rape each other as part of initiation practices in the Australian military going back to 1960, a public inquiry heard on Tuesday.
Best and worst states to raise children
Minnesota reigns as the most kid-friendly state to raise a family for the second year in a row, according to an Annie E. Casey Foundation study released Tuesday.
Rattlesnake bites groom during wedding photo shoot
Cold feet before a wedding, very common. A snake chomping on the groom's ankle? Not so much.
The crackdown on Airbnb has begun
Practically every major U.S. city is struggling with how to handle the boom of short-term rentals. Most have enacted or are considering regulations for services like Airbnb.
Zika worries: Who's skipping the Olympics?
Some athletes and others are options out of the 2016 Olympics in Brazil over concerns about the Zika virus.
Brain-eating amoeba kills teen
A brain-eating amoeba took the life a teenager who went on a church trip in Charlotte, North Carolina, health officials said Wednesday.
Prisoners murdered for their organs?
A new report claims that China is still engaged in the widespread and systematic harvesting of organs from prisoners, and says that people whose views conflict with the ruling Chinese Communist Party are being murdered for their organs.
What is a heat dome?
The "heat dome" weather phenomenon can trigger record breaking temperatures. In Iran in 2015, a heat dome caused the heat index to hit 165 degrees.
'Voice' star's killer was obsessed with her, police say
Orlando, Florida, police have closed their investigation into the shooting death of singer Christina Grimmie, and while it reveals little about the shooter's motive, several of his coworkers felt Kevin Loibl was obsessed with "The Voice" singer.
Boyfriend in student killing gets life sentence
A Chinese student has been given a life sentence after being found guilty of murdering his girlfriend while they were both studying in Iowa.
Army gives OK to roll up sleeves
Soldiers are showing some skin.
Petraeus: ISIS is on its way to defeat
In a wide-ranging interview Monday, retired Gen. David Petraeus, who formerly led coalition forces in both Iraq and Afghanistan and directed the CIA, said that ISIS is headed for military defeat in Iraq but that the terror threat it helped inspire remains significant.
Will 'the first lady of rugby' join Hall of Fame?
William Webb Ellis will always be known as the boy who, in 1823, picked up the ball and ran with it during a school football game.
Popcorn, quinoa recipe for long life
Want to live longer? Have a piece of whole grain toast or oatmeal for breakfast, eat popcorn as a snack, or put some buckwheat in your pasta. Two new studies find whole grain may be the key to long life.
When is a watch like a car?
Mechanical watches and automobiles have a lot in common.
The Rock teases a run for president (again)
Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson is arguably already one of the most powerful people in the world -- for proof, catch him flexing his way out of an arm cast in "Fast and Furious 8."
NFL's Tarvaris Jackson Arrested -- Allegedly Pulls Gun on Wife ... 'I'll Kill You, Bitch' (MUG SHOT)
NFL quarterback Tarvaris Jackson -- who played for the Seahawks last season -- was arrested in Florida after allegedly PULLING A LOADED GUN on his wife and threatening to kill her. TMZ Sports has confirmed ... the 33-year-old was arrested…
Johnny Manziel's Lawyer -- Accidentally Texts Reporter About Drugs, Crash, Dom. Violence Plea
File Under: Oops. Johnny Manziel's attorney accidentally texted an AP reporter about Johnny's domestic violence case, alleged drug use and more ... in one of the most epic screwups of all time. The AP reporter had reached out to Bob…
Justin Bieber -- Busts His Ankle Hours Before Concert (PHOTOS)
Justin Bieber's basketball diary entry for today -- OUCH!!!!!! Biebs went down hard during a pick-up game Friday in Cincinnati ... and came out of it with a severely swollen ankle. He says it's sprained, which means 18,000 or so Beliebers are…
Nicolas Cage -- Separates From His Wife
Nicolas Cage is separated from his wife Alice Kim ... guaranteeing they won't get a dirty dozen under their belts. TMZ confirmed Nic and Alice actually separated in January. They would have celebrated their 12th anniversary this…
Frances Bean Cobain Divorce -- Cops On Guard for Violence While She Moves Out (PHOTOS)
LAPD officers are outside Frances Bean Cobain's home to make sure things don't get physical with her estranged husband as she moves out her stuff ... TMZ has learned. Frances is outside the West Hollywood pad while her team removes her…
Sherri Shepherd -- Want My Fans' Bank Info? Here Ya Go!
Sherri Shepherd just rolled out the red carpet for any enterprising thieves on the Internet ... by posting a bunch of checks from fans without blurring their accounts. Shepherd says she was doing some cleaning when she came across the old…
Samantha Ronson -- Sorry, Lindsay Lohan ... No Wedding DJ Discounts (VIDEO)
Lindsay Lohan better have deep pockets if she wants her ex-gf, Samantha Ronson, to DJ for her upcoming nuptials. We got Sam at LAX and asked if she'd hit the decks at Lindsay's wedding. She hesitated at first, but then broke it down for…
NBA's David Lee -- Dirk Ain't Leaving the Mavs ... He Loves Dallas Too Much (VIDEO)
Good news for Mavs fans ... David Lee tells TMZ Sports he doesn't believe Dirk Nowitzki will leave Dallas for greener pastures ... despite the fact Dirk just opted out of his contract. Instead of signing his option and returning to make $8.7…
Chris Brown's Manager -- I Didn't Steal Your Money and Oops ...You Forgot to Fire Me!
Chris Brown's manager made good on his threat to add defamation to his lawsuit against Brown, and says there's no way he could have stolen the singer's cheddar. Hours after Brown posted 2 videos saying Mike G had been fired for stealing his money,…
Iggy Azalea -- Making a Not So Clean Getaway (VIDEO + PHOTOS)
Iggy Azalea boarded a flight at LAX ... and for some reason she looked like someone fleeing in disguise. Less than a week after ending her engagement to Lakers star Nick Young ... Iggy pulled a ball cap down low over her face and strolled through…
Tony Robbins -- Tells Fans to Walk on Hot Coals ... Over 30 Get Burned (VIDEO)
A Tony Robbins' motivational seminar went haywire in Dallas when more than 30 people who walked on hot coals had to get treated for burns. According to reports ... 5 people were hospitalized Thursday night, while the rest were treated on-site…
Future -- Drops O.J. Murder Song ... Did He Just Threaten Russell Wilson? (AUDIO)
Future just dropped a killer new track -- the hook's all about O.J. Simpson and double murders ... and includes a line threatening an unnamed dude who's trying to "f*** my baby mama."
Minor League Baseball GM -- On Stadium Gun Night ... 'You Can't Please Everyone'
The GM of the Battle Creek Bombers minor league baseball team says a promotion that encourages fans to bring their guns to Friday night's game ... is just not that big of a deal. The event is called "2nd Amendment Education Night" -- and fans…
Justin Bieber -- Lord of the Mighty Mississippi ... For a Night, Anyway (PHOTO GALLERY)
Even when Justin Bieber holes up in a small rural town in Illinois ... he finds a way to live like a king. JB got sidelined in Hamilton, IL Thursday night when his tour bus needed repairs. Hamilton sits on the Mississippi with a population of…
Wiz Khalifa -- I'm Not Buying Kanye West's Apology ... He Ain't Keeping it Real (VIDEO)
Wiz Khalifa's blood feud with Kanye West is far from over even though Kanye apologized. Wiz was on "The Breakfast Club" Friday morning when he revealed he and 'Ye aren't exactly on speaking terms after war erupted in January. If you forgot, during…
Kylie & Tyga -- Back In The Bedroom (PHOTOS)
Kylie and Tyga just can't quit each other. Tyga posted a pic early Friday of Kylie sitting on a bed with the caption, "They always come back..." Now ... time to connect the dots. A short time earlier, Kylie posted a pic of her wearing the same…
Von Miller, Draymond Green -- Rage with Huge Stars ... At L.A. Nightclub (VIDEO)
There was A LOT of money at Playhouse nightclub in L.A. last night -- with some of the biggest stars in the NFL, NBA and music colliding to turn up on a Thursday.
NFL, Bucs, Jaguars & Dolphins -- Donate $400k To Orlando Shooting Victims
The NFL and its 3 Florida-based teams are opening their wallets to help those affected by the Orlando shooting -- donating $400k to help recovering survivors and families of victims. The Dolphins, Jaguars, and Buccaneers -- along with…
BET Awards Weekend: Strip Clubs Join Forces to Import Highest Quality Ass (PHOTO GALLERY)
How's this for rapper's delight ... 2 elite strip clubs are flying in more than 50 of the nation's HOTTEST strippers to meet demand from thirsty ballers in L.A. for the BET Awards. Ace of Diamonds L.A. and Crazy Girls have both jumped in on the…
NFL's Greg Olsen -- '69 Camaro Sells for $100k ... to NASCAR Honcho
Great news for Carolina Panthers tight end Greg Olsen ... whose classic Camaro just sold for $100k to a NASCAR team owner -- and 100% of the money went to an amazing cause. Olsen put his custom '69 Chevy Camaro convertible up for auction --…