Iraq: ISIS razed site of ancient city of Nimrud
The destruction of Nimrud comes a week after a video showed ISIS militants using sledgehammers to obliterate centuries-old artifacts in the Mosul Museum.
ISIS throws gay men off roofs
The photographs released by ISIS in its stronghold of Raqqa are dated March 2015. The first ones show a large crowd, mostly men, but also among them a handful of women and children, all looking up.
Hear the voice of 'Jihadi John' before ISIS
An audio recording has been released believed to feature the man identified as "Jihadi John" before he joined ISIS. CNN's Brian Todd reports.
Harrison Ford hurt in plane crash
Harrison Ford was injured but is OK after crash-landing his vintage plane on a golf course in California, his son tweeted. FULL STORY| HARRISON FORD THE PILOT
Father testifies he left dying son to save daughter
Bill Richard knew his son wasn't going to make it after a bomb at the Boston Marathon finish line tore him apart. But the father of three told his wife he couldn't stay by 8-year-old Martin's side. FULL STORY
Boston Marathon bombing evidence photos
Snow traps drivers on highway
The storm in Kentucky, was so intense that road crews just couldn't keep up, stranding hundreds of motorists on I-65 near Elizabethtown and on Interstate 24 near Paducah. FULL STORY
Gigantic crater opens here ...
Massive craters are appearing in one of the most remote places on earth. CNN's Lynda Kinkade reports on this deepening mystery.
NASA craft nears dwarf planet
NASA's tractor-trailer sized Dawn spacecraft will snuggle up to Ceres on Friday, getting close enough to be pulled into orbit and to complete the first mission to a dwarf planet.
U.S. air superiority threatened?
As U.S. Air Force fighter jets and bombers carry out airstrikes against ISIS in Iraq and Syria, Air Force officials are waging a campaign of their own on Capitol Hill.
Plane skids off NY runway
A Delta airplane slid off a runway at New York's LaGuardia airport, its nose breaking through a fence before skidding to a halt mere feet from icy waters. FULL STORY
American arrested for 'cyber slander'
A Florida man arrested in the United Arab Emirates for comments he posted on Facebook said he's sorry for his remarks.
DOJ: 'Hands up, don't shoot' inaccurate depiction
The rallying cry for protesters demanding charges against Ferguson, Missouri, officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown is not an accurate representation, federal investigators concluded. FULL STORY
Jeb had private email server too
Republicans who are lambasting Hillary Clinton's use of a personal email address on a private server have found themselves on a minefield, each facing questions about their own transparency.
Lost city found in jungle
Archaeologists searching for a lost city in the jungles of Honduras have discovered the urban remains of what they believe is a vanished ancient civilization, National Geographic reports.
'Seinfeld' actor dies
Daniel von Bargen, the talented character actor perhaps best known for playing George Costanza's imbecilic boss Mr. Kruger during the last season of Seinfeld, has died. He was 64.
MH370: 21st century technology might have solved it
A year later, it still sounds impossible: A sophisticated $270 million airliner carrying 239 people disappears, leaving very few clues about where it went.
Mayor taunts students over snow days
Every time a snowstorm bears down on Danbury, Connecticut -- which has happened a lot this winter -- students and parents turn to Twitter to find out whether schools will be closed.
Lion opens car door, terrifies family
A family in South Africa was stunned when a lion in a safari park opened their car door with his teeth.
Is your penis size 'normal'?
It's the personal health question most men want answered more than just about any other: how do I measure up?
Laser weapon melts truck engine from mile away
Lockheed Martin successfully tested its new laser prototype by burning a hole in a truck engine from more than a mile away.
Exec apologizes for judging working moms
An essay by Katharine Zaleski, who said she judged working moms before she became one, has sparked widespread discussion on social media.
Caught on camera: Woman hit by sliding car
Surveillance video shows a woman getting clipped by a car and forced into a snow bank. CNN affiliate WPRI reports.
Science to Ben Carson: You're quite wrong
Researchers say Dr. Ben Carson may be a brain surgeon, but science shows he's dead wrong about how sexual orientation works.
The clock is ticking on this beautiful lake
Where marital rape is legal
In India, the number of women sexually assaulted by their husbands is 40 times the number of women attacked by men they don't know. Yet, marital rape is legal.
Police officer killed in 'ambush'
A suburban Atlanta police officer is dead after an apparent ambush, while his colleague's life was spared by his radio.
Divers bring up 400 items from Civil War ship
Jennifer Lawrence's next role is ...
Warner Bros. has won a bidding war for the movie rights to "It's What I Do: A Photographer's Life of Love and War," a memoir by Lynsey Addario.
They put Peeps in what?
Hybrid foods: From turducken to Cronut
Humans ruining this island paradise
They inspired Darwin's Theory of Evolution, now the animals of the Galapagos Islands are being threatened.
Opinion: Two jobs and still living in a shelter
The cost of living is so high in Silicon Valley, California, that parents can work full time -- and still not be able to house their families.
Swarms you've never seen before
A swarm of insects tends to startle us -- chaotic yet organized, fascinating and beautiful.
'Unparalleled': Charles Moore's photos of the civil rights movement
Octopus leaps out of water, grabs crab
CNN's Max Foster asks Isa Soares who do you think would win a battle between an octopus and a crab. Watch and see the answer.
Great white shark caught in Florida
A great white shark was caught and released near Panama City Beach, Florida. CNN affiliate WKRG reports on the latest shark sightings.
Weir: Cannibals, a volcano and a god named John
Wonder in Vanuatu
Watch the full premiere episode
In the premiere episode of The Wonder List, Bill Weir travels to Vanuatu and discovers a world divided by those who want to open this island paradise to tourists and those who wish to be left alone as they have for hundreds of years. Go here to see a preview of future episodes.
Circus to stop using elephants
Oldest known human jawbone found
Dog found shot, bleeding, tied to railroad tracks
Cabela's not a cat, but the young pit bull mix apparently had a few lives to spare.
Kim Jong Un orders preparations for U.S. war
CNN's Brian Todd reports on North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ordering his country to prepare for war with the U.S.
Opinion: Dems have to defend Hillary Clinton
They were not-so-affectionately dubbed the "bed-wetters" by then-Obama senior adviser David Plouffe. The definition: Democrats who run to the hills every time there's a bump in the road. The Chicken Littles. The woe-is-us crowd.
NYC public schools to have Muslim holidays off
New York City public schools will now observe two Muslim holidays, officials announced Wednesday, making the district -- the nation's biggest -- one of the few to put Islamic holy days on its calendar.
Petco worker fired after vid of rough grooming
A Petco employee has been fired after a viral video appears to show the worker "roughing up" one of the dogs on the grooming table. WSB reports.
Lions, octopi, quokkas: Nature having a moment
Hey, nature, thanks for reminding us that you are not to be played with.
Navy's newest crew: 'The Three Presidents'
The U.S. Navy doesn't just do stuff "for fun," says the command master chief of the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan, but what 30% of the ship's crew will be up to over the next year or so can at least be termed pretty cool. And it will certainly be unprecedented.
Ferguson police report: Most shocking parts
Ferguson Mayor James Knowles said the city "must do better" to address racism after a stunning Department of Justice report revealed a range of abuses committed against African American residents by the city's police force.
Opinion: Dress isn't only allusion in Clinton portrait
Artists who take risks always risk a backlash.
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A list of events happening in the ATL.
Jacksonville Jaguars Marqise Lee -- Bum Knee Cost Me Millions and My Insurance Co. Won't Pay Up
Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Marqise Lee's insurance company is adding financial insult to injury -- refusing to pay up after a blown knee made him drop in the NFL draft ... so now he's suing. According to the docs, obtained by TMZ…
Harrison Ford -- Plane Crashes ... Actor Seriously Injured (VIDEO UPDATE: Paramedics Treat Harrison)
'Street Outlaws' Driver -- Murder Charges in Street Racing Accident
Izzy Valenzuela -- who appeared on the Discovery channel show "Street Outlaws" -- was arrested Thursday and charged with two counts of murder for his role in a street racing accident. According to the L.A. County D.A.'s Office, Valenzuela was…
'Storage Wars' Star to A&E ... Pay Up or I'm OUT!!
The A&E hit show "Storage Wars" could lose one of its biggest stars ... because of guys who are younger, cheaper and hungrier. Sources connected to "Storage Wars" veteran Darrell Sheets tell us the network is going to cut his pay in half, from…
Mo'Nique -- Blackballed or Not ... I'm Not Afraid of Lee Daniels (TMZ Live)
Mo'Nique just did something remarkable ... fearlessly speaking out about her feud with Lee Daniels -- one of the most powerful directors in Hollywood -- for claiming she's been blackballed. The 2010 Oscar winner for Best Supporting…
Lil Wayne -- Lurker Told Cops Wayne Invited Him to Miami Beach Mansion
The plot thickens in last weekend's scare at Lil Wayne's Miami Beach mansion ... the guy who was lurking around Wayne's house told cops he was there at Wayne's invitation, but Wayne wasn't even there. TMZ broke the story ... cops were called…
Shaquille O'Neal -- I'm Roasting Justin Bieber
He's burned Kobe ... He's burned Barkley ... and now Shaquille O'Neal has his sights on Justin Bieber -- 'cause he's been tapped to be an official flamethrower at the Comedy Central Roast. Shaq -- along with stars like Snoop Dogg, Ludacris,…
NY Giants' Larry Donnell -- IMPOSTOR PRANKS MSNBC ... 'F**k Her Right in the P***y'
MSNBC thought it had the very first interview with NY Giants tight end Larry Donnell ... who was on board the Delta flight that skidded off the runway in NY earlier today. They were wrong. Instead, they had an impostor ... who pulled a…
Kendall Jenner -- Nearly Trampled After Paris Fashion Show (VIDEO)
Kendall Jenner drew crowds in Paris that rivaled Charles Lindbergh ... well, maybe not exactly, but pretty close. Kendall was leaving the Balmain Fashion Show where she had just walked the runway and when she left it was next to impossible to…
Kurt Busch -- No Criminal Charges ... In Domestic Violence Case (Update)
10:47 AM PT -- Busch's ex-GF also issued a statement saying she's "disappointed that full justice was not served here." 10:30 AM PT -- Busch just issued a statement saying, "I am grateful that the prosecutors in Delaware listened, carefully…
Lupita Nyong'o Stolen Dress -- Thief Gets Away with It ... Case Closed
The guy who burglarized Lupita Nyong'o's hotel room and stole what he THOUGHT was a $150,000 dress has gotten away with the crime, because Calvin Klein wants the whole thing to go away. Law enforcement sources tell TMZ ... reps from Calvin Klein…
Bobbi Kristina -- Browns and Houstons Gather For Bittersweet 22nd B-Day
Bobby Brown was the one given a gift on Bobbi Kristina's 22nd birthday ... he was allowed to gather both sides of the family together to celebrate her special day. Sources close to the family say Bobby and his wife, Alicia Etheredge, were…
Kim Kardashian & Kanye West -- Moved or Be Moved! Bodyguard Rams Crowd (VIDEO)
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's bodyguard launched himself into the crowd outside a Paris Fashion Week event when fans and photogs got way too close for Kanye's comfort. Kimye was heading into the Balmain show Thursday morning --…
Drake Fans Scammed -- I'm No Fake ... But These Shows Are
Drake will be performing in 8 cities beginning in May ... sounds awesome, except we found out it's a scam. A promoter is advertising the tour ... but not with Drake's permission. The rapper is NOT performing at any of the venues this spring…
Chris Brown -- My Baby is Royalty!!!
Chris Brown's baby girl answers to Royalty! We've learned Nia named the kid Royalty. What we don't know ... whether she consulted Chris before inking the birth certificate. TMZ broke the story ... Chris and Nia got it on summer of 2013 and she gave…
LaGuardia Plane Skids -- NY Giants Player On Flight ... 'I Shoulda Stayed Home'
NY Giants tight end Larry Donnell was aboard the Delta airlines flight that skidded off the runway at LaGuardia Airport moments ago ... and says he KNEW he shoulda stayed home this morning. Not one of the 149 passengers on board suffered any…
Houston Texans Star -- Allegedly Steals Own Truck ... Cops Investigating
3:29 PM PT -- A rep for Swearinger tells TMZ Sports ... "This incident was an unfortunate misunderstanding, and we are working on resolving the issue." The rep adds, "DJ is just focused right now on his off-season training and looking forward to…
NFL's Chris Johnson -- That Chick Almost Broke My Neck!
Mike Tyson -- No $1.6 Million Bet for Me ... 'I Don't Have the Money!'
Mike Tyson has finally weighed in on the fight of the century ... telling TMZ Sports he likes Manny Pacquiao to beat Floyd Mayweather on May 2nd. But when it comes to putting his money where his mouth is ... don't expect Tyson to make a 50…
Karrueche Tran -- I'm Single Again Baby!
Karrueche Tran wanted to make a statement Wednesday and the statement she made ... Chris Brown is in her rear view mirror and she's back on the market. Chris' non-baby mama and a few of her friends who also haven't been knocked up by him hit…