Nicaragua hosts long distance murder trial on nursing student killed in upstate NY in 2018

Nicaragua hosts long distance murder trial on nursing student killed in upstate NY in 2018

An exceedingly rare legal scene is playing out in the trial of a man accused of killing a nursing student in upstate New York.

10 hrs 49 mins ago by Vanessa Rizzitano
GOP rep says Trump's Syria actions will affect US relations with allies

GOP rep says Trump's Syria actions will affect US relations with allies

By Chelsey Cox, CNN A GOP congressman and Air Force veteran who served in Iraq and Afghanistan said Friday President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw troops from Syria puts the US in a "far weaker" position in the...

October 18th, 12:54 PM EDT
IOS 13 is now on more than half of all iPhones

IOS 13 is now on more than half of all iPhones

By Jordan Valinsky, CNN Business Apple's call to action to get people to use iOS 13 is working: More than half of all iPhone models introduced in the past four years now use iOS 13.

October 17th, 12:53 PM EDT
New York governor signs law aimed at foiling Trump pardons

New York governor signs law aimed at foiling Trump pardons

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed a law clearing away legal hurdles that could have prevented state prosecutions of people pardoned by President Donald Trump for federal crimes.

October 17th, 8:46 AM EDT
Opioid industry presses for settlement as trial looms

Opioid industry presses for settlement as trial looms

Major drug distributors and manufacturers are pressing to settle thousands of claims against them related to the nation's persistent opioid crisis as their trial date draws closer.

October 17th, 7:57 AM EDT
The Latest: US Rep. Elijah Cummings' widow laments his death

The Latest: US Rep. Elijah Cummings' widow laments his death

The death of U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings early Thursday has made a widow of Maya Rockeymoore Cummings, the chair of Maryland's Democratic Party.

October 17th, 7:11 AM EDT
GM and union reach tentative deal that could end strike

GM and union reach tentative deal that could end strike

The United Auto Workers and General Motors have reached a tentative contract agreement that could end a month-long strike that brought the automaker's U.S. factories to a standstill. 

October 16th, 12:10 PM EDT
The Latest: House won't vote to formalize impeachment probe

The Latest: House won't vote to formalize impeachment probe

The Latest on President Donald Trump and the House impeachment inquiry 

October 15th, 7:23 PM EDT
National School Lunch Week: Who is eligible for free and reduced-price lunch?

National School Lunch Week: Who is eligible for free and reduced-price lunch?

During this National School Lunch week, the U.S. recognizes the school lunch programs across the country that nourish children with the food they need to learn in the classroom and work toward a bright future.

October 15th, 8:25 AM EDT by Olivia Jaquith
The Latest: Third judge blocks policy for green card denials

The Latest: Third judge blocks policy for green card denials

The Latest on court rulings that temporarily block a Trump administration policy that denies legal residence to many immigrants who receive government benefits (all times local):    5:40 p.m.    A third federal judge has temporarily blocked President Donald Trump's plans to deny green cards to many immigrants who use Medicaid food stamps and other government benefits.   

October 12th, 7:49 AM EDT
Students will soon be able to retake specific sections of the ACT

Students will soon be able to retake specific sections of the ACT

It looks like the ACT believes in second chances. College-entrance exam ACT announced Tuesday that students who have already taken the entire exam once will have the option to retake specific sections of the ACT test instead of taking the whole thing over again.

October 11th, 8:05 AM EDT
Judge to hear arguments on stopping suits against Sacklers

Judge to hear arguments on stopping suits against Sacklers

How much members of the Sackler family should be held accountable for the role their company, Purdue Pharma, played in the nation's opioid crisis will be at the center of a hearing in federal bankruptcy court.

October 11th, 7:12 AM EDT
The Latest: Purdue says little harm to pause Sackler suits

The Latest: Purdue says little harm to pause Sackler suits

Purdue Pharma is telling a judge that letting lawsuits continue against the company's owners would deplete the assets it wants to use in a settlement.

October 9th, 8:07 AM EDT
Massive California power outages may begin early Wednesday

Massive California power outages may begin early Wednesday

Two California utilities said they may cut power to more than 900,000 customers for days starting after midnight Wednesday morning because of dry winds that could cause fires.

October 9th, 12:51 AM EDT
Analysts say 23-day UAW strike cost GM 165,000 vehicles

Analysts say 23-day UAW strike cost GM 165,000 vehicles

Industry analysts say the 23-day strike by General Motors workers has cost the company production of 165,000 cars and trucks and has passed the point where the GM can make up lost volume.

October 9th, 12:45 AM EDT
U.S. Department of Labor issues notice of proposed rulemaking for tipped employees

U.S. Department of Labor issues notice of proposed rulemaking for tipped employees

The U.S. Department of Labor is proposing changes for the way tipped employees can earn money.

October 8th, 8:45 AM EDT by Olivia Jaquith
Judge chosen to resentence Sandusky in child sex abuse case

Judge chosen to resentence Sandusky in child sex abuse case

A new judge is in place to handle the child sexual abuse resentencing hearing for former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky.

October 8th, 8:14 AM EDT
Kroger, Walgreens to stop selling e-cigarettes in US

Kroger, Walgreens to stop selling e-cigarettes in US

Two major retailers say they will no longer sell e-cigarettes in the U.S. amid mounting health questions surrounding vaping.

October 8th, 12:11 AM EDT
Police look for 2 men in Kansas bar shooting that killed 4

Police look for 2 men in Kansas bar shooting that killed 4

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Two men opened fire inside a bar in Kansas City, Kansas, early Sunday, killing four people and wounding five others in a shooting believed to have stemmed from an earlier dispute, police said. Authorities were searching Sunday for the two gunmen, said Officer Thomas Tomasic, a police spokesman. He said the two men had apparently gotten into some sort of disagreement with people inside Tequila KC Bar, left, then returned with handguns.

October 6th, 2:54 PM EDT
4 people killed in overnight shooting at Kansas bar

4 people killed in overnight shooting at Kansas bar

Authorities say four people have been killed in an overnight shooting at a Kansas City, Kansas, bar.  

October 6th, 8:21 AM EDT
California to let college athletes make money, defying NCAA
California to let college athletes make money, defying NCAA

California will let college athletes hire agents and make money from endorsements, defying the NCAA and setting up a likely legal challenge that could reshape U.S. amateur sports.  

Forever 21 fashion chain files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy
Forever 21 fashion chain files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy

Low-price fashion chain Forever 21, a one-time hot destination for teen shoppers that fell victim to its own rapid expansion and changing consumer tastes, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.

Diverse legal network boosts low-wage women's #MeToo cases
Diverse legal network boosts low-wage women's #MeToo cases

Inspired by the #MeToo movement, a diverse group of attorneys across the United States has enlisted with a defense fund that helps low-wage workers pursue potentially costly sexual misconduct cases.

BREAKING US attacks Syrian air base with cruise missiles
BREAKING US attacks Syrian air base with cruise missiles

WASHINGTON (AP) - The United States has attacked a Syrian air base with roughly 60 cruise missiles in response to a chemical weapons attack it blames on President Bashar Assad.   U.S. officials say the Tomahawk missiles were fired from two warships in the Mediterranean Sea, targeting a government-controlled air base in Syria.   U.S. officials say Syrian government aircraft killed dozens of civilians by using chlorine mixed with a nerve agent, possibly sarin, earlier this wee...

GSK Albuterol Inhalers Recall
GSK Albuterol Inhalers Recall

(CNN) -- Glaxo-Smith-Kline is voluntarily recalling more than 590,000 albuterol inhalers. When the inhalers are functioning properly, they release a fixed dose of the medication, albuterol, to treat conditions like asthma. The British pharmaceutical company says the recalled devices could potentially deliver incorrect dosages. The voluntary recall is not on the patient-level, but patients are encouraged to seek immediate medical attention if their inhaler is not relieving symp...