Philadelphia shooting standoff that left 6 officers wounded ends with suspect's arrest

Philadelphia shooting standoff that left 6 officers wounded ends with suspect's arrest

By Laura Ly and Steve Almasy, CNN A suspect has been arrested after he barricaded himself for hours in a North Philadelphia home in a shooting standoff that left six officers wounded, police said.

August 15th, 12:37 AM EDT
Fresh basil consumption likely responsible for 205 Cyclospora infections in 11 states

Fresh basil consumption likely responsible for 205 Cyclospora infections in 11 states

Fresh basil exported from Mexico is now under investigation for a multi-state outbreak of Cyclospora infections.

13 hrs 2 mins ago by Olivia Jaquith
‘Who Framed Roger Rabbit’ animator Richard Williams has died

‘Who Framed Roger Rabbit’ animator Richard Williams has died

LONDON (AP) — Richard Williams, a Canadian-British animator whose work on the bouncing cartoon bunny in “Who Framed Roger Rabbit” helped blur the boundaries between the animated world and our own, has died. He was 86 years old. The Oscar-winning artist died from cancer at his home in Bristol, England, on Friday, his daughter Natasha Sutton Williams said Saturday.

August 17th, 9:50 PM EDT
The Latest: Dayton shooter's friend will stay in jail

The Latest: Dayton shooter's friend will stay in jail

A friend of the Dayton gunman who investigators say bought body armor and an ammunition magazine used in the shooting will not be released from jail.

August 16th, 9:18 AM EDT
ABC News: Earnhardt Jr., family escape serious injury after plane crash

ABC News: Earnhardt Jr., family escape serious injury after plane crash

 NASCAR drive Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his family were able to avoid serious injury after a small plane crash in Tennessee, ABC News reports. 

August 15th, 4:55 PM EDT by Caitlin Murphy
Dow tumbles 800 points after bond market flashes a recession warning

Dow tumbles 800 points after bond market flashes a recession warning

By David Goldman, CNN Business The Dow fell 800 points Wednesday after the bond market, for the first time in over a decade, flashed a warning signal that has an eerily accurate track record for predicting recessions.

August 14th, 4:22 PM EDT
UN probing 35 North Korean cyberattacks in 17 countries

UN probing 35 North Korean cyberattacks in 17 countries

Last week, The Associated Press quoted a summary of a report from the experts which said that North Korea illegally acquired as much as $2 billion from its increasingly sophisticated cyber activities against financial institutions and cryptocurrency exchanges.

August 13th, 12:04 AM EDT
Epstein suicide sparks fresh round of conspiracy theories

Epstein suicide sparks fresh round of conspiracy theories

Online theorists Saturday quickly offered unsubstantiated speculation - including some retweeted by President Donald Trump - that Epstein's death wasn't a suicide, or it was faked.

August 12th, 3:03 AM EDT
Democratic hopefuls take aim at insurer and pharma profits

Democratic hopefuls take aim at insurer and pharma profits

sen. Bernie Sanders and other progressive Democratic presidential candidates are zeroing in on pharmaceutical and insurer profits, money they say would be better spent providing health care for everyone under "Medicare for All." 

August 11th, 9:28 AM EDT by Ashley Cafaro
Democratic hopefuls take aim at insurer and pharma profits

Democratic hopefuls take aim at insurer and pharma profits

Sen. Bernie Sanders and other progressive Democratic presidential candidates are zeroing in on pharmaceutical and insurer profits, money they say would be better spent providing health care for everyone under "Medicare for All."   

August 11th, 9:25 AM EDT
Schumer bill would require FBI to regulate body armor sales

Schumer bill would require FBI to regulate body armor sales

The Senate's top Democrat says he's introducing legislation to require the FBI to regulate the sale of body armor in the U.S. 

August 11th, 9:15 AM EDT
Cosby appeal tests other accusers' testimony in #MeToo era

Cosby appeal tests other accusers' testimony in #MeToo era

A Pennsylvania Superior Court panel is set to hear Bill Cosby's appeal in what became the first celebrity trial of the #MeToo era. 

August 11th, 9:07 AM EDT
Unsealed documents show allegations against Jeffrey Epstein and his inner circle

Unsealed documents show allegations against Jeffrey Epstein and his inner circle

By Erica Orden, CNN Hundreds of pages of court documents unsealed Friday in New York federal court allege new details of sexual abuse claims against multimillionaire Jeffrey Epstein and several associates.

August 10th, 1:36 PM EDT
'Unity' march set for El Paso week after mass shooting

'Unity' march set for El Paso week after mass shooting

Latino groups say they'll march through the Texas border city of El Paso a week after a mass shooting that authorities say was carried out by a gunman targeting Mexicans.

August 10th, 10:07 AM EDT
Puerto Ricans get their 3rd governor in 6 days

Puerto Ricans get their 3rd governor in 6 days

Puerto Rico's Supreme Court has overturned the swearing in of Pedro Pierluisi as the island's governor less than a week ago, clearing the way for Justice Secretary Wanda Vázquez to take up the post after weeks of turmoil.

August 8th, 4:11 AM EDT
680 undocumented immigrants are arrested in Mississippi

680 undocumented immigrants are arrested in Mississippi

US immigration authorities have detained some 680 undocumented immigrants in what a federal prosecutor described as a record-setting operation.

August 8th, 3:25 AM EDT
FDA investigating 127 reports of seizures, neurological symptoms related to vaping

FDA investigating 127 reports of seizures, neurological symptoms related to vaping

The FDA said the reported cases occurred between 2010 and 2019, and in addition to seizures, some people reported fainting or tremors.

August 8th, 3:01 AM EDT
BRP expands Snowmobile recall

BRP expands Snowmobile recall

In May, BRP recalled an estimated 10,000 for the same issue.

August 7th, 6:52 AM EDT by Chris Johnson
American Airlines donating to two communities affected from recent mass shootings

American Airlines donating to two communities affected from recent mass shootings

According to CEO Doug Parker, $75,000 will go to relief funds in each community to help make sure that those affected will have access to the resources they need.

August 6th, 7:47 AM EDT by Chris Johnson
Judge sentences man who sent pipe bombs to Dems to 20 years

Judge sentences man who sent pipe bombs to Dems to 20 years

The one-time stripper and pizza delivery man from Aventura, Florida, apologized to his victims, saying he is "so very sorry for what I did."

August 6th, 12:20 AM EDT
RFK granddaughter dies; police awaiting toxicology reports
RFK granddaughter dies; police awaiting toxicology reports

BOSTON (AP) — Authorities said Friday they are looking to toxicology reports for clues to the death of Saoirse Kennedy Hill, the 22-year-old granddaughter of assassinated presidential candidate Robert F. Kennedy. The Kennedy family confirmed the death in a statement after police responded to a call Thursday afternoon about a possible drug overdose at the storied Kennedy compound in Hyannis Port, Massachusetts.

HHS: Florida migrant child detention camp emptying out
HHS: Florida migrant child detention camp emptying out

HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — A Florida detention camp that has housed thousands of undocumented migrant children is emptying out, federal officials said Saturday. Health and Human Services Department spokeswoman Evelyn Stauffer said in an email that all children who had been at the facility are now either with family members or at smaller state-licensed centers.

Entenmann's Little Bites cookies recalled due to plastic
Entenmann's Little Bites cookies recalled due to plastic

 One flavor of Entenmann's Little Bites Soft Baked Cookies is being recalled due to the potential presence of blue plastic pieces in individual packaging pouches.   

Freed from Swedish jail, rapper A$AP Rocky lands in US
Freed from Swedish jail, rapper A$AP Rocky lands in US

 Rapper A$AP Rocky is back in the United States as the verdict in a Swedish assault case against him and two other Americans looms, Los Angeles television stations report.  

Work release program suspended during Epstein investigation
Work release program suspended during Epstein investigation

A Florida sheriff has suspended a work release program that allowed Jeffrey Epstein to visit his office while staying at the county jail a decade ago.