WNBA star Griner freed in swap for Russian arms dealer Bout

WNBA star Griner freed in swap for Russian arms dealer Bout

Russia has freed WNBA star Brittney Griner in a dramatic high-level prisoner exchange, with the U.S. releasing notorious Russian arms dealer Viktor Bout.

17 mins ago
Bill protecting same-sex, interracial unions set for passage

Bill protecting same-sex, interracial unions set for passage

The House is set to take a final vote on protections for same-sex marriages.

1 hr 12 mins ago
Celine Dion reveals she has a rare neurological syndrome

Celine Dion reveals she has a rare neurological syndrome

By Lisa Respers France, CNN

3 hrs 5 mins ago
Biden approval, views of economy steady, sour: AP-NORC poll

Biden approval, views of economy steady, sour: AP-NORC poll

President Joe Biden is facing consistent but critical assessments of his leadership and the national economy as his second year in the White House comes to a close.

11 hrs 15 mins ago
Report: Classified items found at Trump storage unit in Fla.

Report: Classified items found at Trump storage unit in Fla.

A published report says lawyers for former President Donald Trump found at least two items marked as classified during a recent search of a storage unit in West Palm Beach, Florida, and have provided them to the FBI.

17 hrs 50 mins ago
Justices skeptical of elections case that could alter voting

Justices skeptical of elections case that could alter voting

The Supreme Court is taking up a case with the potential to reshape elections for Congress and the presidency.

19 hrs 20 mins ago
Microsoft strikes 10-year deal with Nintendo on Call of Duty

Microsoft strikes 10-year deal with Nintendo on Call of Duty

Microsoft says it struck a deal to make the hit video game Call of Duty available on Nintendo for 10 years when its $69 billion purchase of game maker Activision Blizzard goes through.

December 7th, 10:40 AM EST
Democratic Sen. Warnock wins Georgia runoff against Walker

Democratic Sen. Warnock wins Georgia runoff against Walker

Georgia voters are set to decide the final Senate contest in the country.

December 7th, 5:50 AM EST
Speedier drug approvals hit slowdown as FDA faces scrutiny

Speedier drug approvals hit slowdown as FDA faces scrutiny

The Food and Drug Administration is slowing its use of a pathway that expedites the approval of promising drugs.

December 7th, 12:05 AM EST
Congress set to rescind COVID-19 vaccine mandate for troops

Congress set to rescind COVID-19 vaccine mandate for troops

The COVID-19 vaccine mandate for members of the U.S. military would be rescinded under the annual defense bill heading for a vote this week in Congress.

December 6th, 10:10 PM EST
Trump Organization convicted in executive tax dodge scheme

Trump Organization convicted in executive tax dodge scheme

Jurors in the Trump Organization’s criminal tax fraud trial are deliberating for a second day as they weigh charges that former President Donald Trump’s company helped executives dodge personal income taxes on perks such as Manhattan apartments and luxury cars.

December 6th, 7:34 PM EST
Biden's efforts to protect abortion access hit roadblocks

Biden's efforts to protect abortion access hit roadblocks

The Biden administration is actively searching for ways to safeguard abortion access for millions of women.

December 6th, 12:29 PM EST
Kirstie Alley, Emmy-winning ‘Cheers’ star, dies at 71

Kirstie Alley, Emmy-winning ‘Cheers’ star, dies at 71

Kirstie Alley, a two-time Emmy winner who starred in the 1980s sitcom “Cheers” and the hit film “Look Who’s Talking,” has died.

December 6th, 10:54 AM EST
'Road Trippin' — Red Hot Chili Peppers unveil 2023 tour

'Road Trippin' — Red Hot Chili Peppers unveil 2023 tour

There’s no rest for the spicy: Fresh off a world tour and two albums this year, Red Hot Chili Peppers are preparing for a set of stadium shows and festival stops across North America and Europe in 2023.

December 6th, 9:19 AM EST
White House invites in state lawmakers before 2023 sessions

White House invites in state lawmakers before 2023 sessions

The White House is playing host to roughly 50 Democratic state legislators from 31 states this week as legislatures prepare for their upcoming sessions.

December 6th, 5:54 AM EST
North Korea fires artillery again over South's drills

North Korea fires artillery again over South's drills

North Korea’s military says it has ordered frontline units to conduct artillery firings into the sea for the second consecutive day in a tit-for-tat response to South Korean live-fire drills in an inland border region.

December 6th, 4:54 AM EST
Justices spar in latest clash of religion and gay rights

Justices spar in latest clash of religion and gay rights

The Supreme Court is hearing the case of a Christian graphic artist who objects to designing wedding websites for gay couples, that’s the latest clash of religion and gay rights to land at the highest court.

December 5th, 6:29 PM EST
Knight, Clooney, Grant feted at Kennedy Center Honors

Knight, Clooney, Grant feted at Kennedy Center Honors

Performers such as Gladys Knight or the Irish band U2 usually would be headlining a concert for thousands.

December 5th, 12:18 PM EST
N. Korea fires artillery near border in warning to S. Korea

N. Korea fires artillery near border in warning to S. Korea

South Korea’s military says North Korea fired about 130 suspected artillery rounds into the water near their western and eastern sea borders, the latest military action contributing to worsening relations between the neighbors.

December 5th, 5:13 AM EST
What to watch in Tuesday's Georgia Senate runoff election

What to watch in Tuesday's Georgia Senate runoff election

The extended Senate campaign in Georgia gives Democratic Sen. Raphael Warnock and Republican challenger Herschel Walker a second chance to persuade voters to send them to Washington.

December 5th, 12:36 AM EST
Biden, Macron vow unity against Russia, discuss trade row
Biden, Macron vow unity against Russia, discuss trade row

Presidents Joe Biden and Emmanuel Macron are celebrating the longstanding U.S.-French relationship — but these are friends with differences.

December 1st, 12:30 AM EST
Harry and Meghan doc footage puts royal rift at forefront
Harry and Meghan doc footage puts royal rift at forefront

Footage of an upcoming documentary about Harry and Meghan shows the couple is once again prepared to tackle their rift with the royal family head on and in their own words.

December 1st, 10:30 AM EST
UK royals arrive in Boston to showcase youthful monarchy
UK royals arrive in Boston to showcase youthful monarchy

The Prince and Princess of Wales are making their first overseas trip since the death of Queen Elizabeth II in September.

November 30th, 3:59 AM EST
GivingTuesday raises $3.1B for charities in tough economy
GivingTuesday raises $3.1B for charities in tough economy

Some $3.1 billion was donated to charitable causes in the U.S. in the 24 hours that are called Giving Tuesday.

November 30th, 7:39 PM EST
House votes to avert rail strike, impose deal on unions
House votes to avert rail strike, impose deal on unions

Congress is moving swiftly to prevent a looming U.S. rail workers strike.

November 30th, 12:09 AM EST
Treasury making Trump taxes available to House committee
Treasury making Trump taxes available to House committee

The Treasury Department says it has complied with a court order to make former President Donald Trump’s tax returns available to a congressional committee.

November 30th, 5:24 PM EST
Landmark same-sex marriage bill wins Senate passage
Landmark same-sex marriage bill wins Senate passage

The Senate is set to vote Tuesday on legislation to protect same-sex and interracial marriages, putting Congress one step closer to passing the landmark bill and ensuring that such unions are enshrined in federal law.

November 29th, 9:34 AM EST