President Donald Trump's push for a payroll tax holiday could leave Social Security and Medicare on even shakier ground.
Posted on: 8 August 2020 | 7:50 pm
The first night of the Democratic National Convention is currently expected to bring a message of unity featuring Democratic Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, former first lady Michelle Obama and former Republican Ohio Gov. John Kasich, according to a source who has seen current convention plans.
Posted on: 8 August 2020 | 7:48 pm
When fact-checked by a reporter about his false claim that he signed into law the Veterans Choice bill, President Donald Trump swiftly ended a news conference with reporters. CNN's Daniel Dale has more.
Posted on: 8 August 2020 | 5:29 pm
CNN medical analyst Dr. Jonathan Reiner weighs in on the annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in South Dakota. This year's gathering is expected to draw about 250,000 people from across the country, and Reiner says it has the potential to be a "super spreader" event.
Posted on: 8 August 2020 | 4:54 pm
Every day for nearly a week, Manette Sharick and her 3-year-old daughter, Zhuri, drew "Black Lives Matter" in chalk across the sidewalk outside their home in Concord, California.
Posted on: 8 August 2020 | 4:36 pm
The size of Canada's last fully intact ice shelf was reduced by 43% over July 30 and 31 when the Milne Ice Shelf on Ellesmere Island in the northern territory of Nunavut collapsed into the ocean.
Posted on: 8 August 2020 | 4:02 pm
Michelle Obama recently revealed that because of the pandemic and racial injustice in the US, she has been experiencing low-grade depression.
Posted on: 8 August 2020 | 3:43 pm
Minnesota Governor Tim Walz was being introduced at a press conference when a teacher interrupted to ask if he would talk with her.
Posted on: 8 August 2020 | 3:42 pm
A Democratic candidate for US House in Massachusetts has apologized after three college groups accused him of using his position of power to pursue romantic or sexual relationships with students.
Posted on: 8 August 2020 | 2:37 pm
For Zhang Lianping, a 72-year-old retired small business owner in College Park, Maryland, WeChat is a lifeline for staying in touch with relatives, old classmates and friends spread across Beijing, Shandong and Liaoning provinces in China.
Posted on: 8 August 2020 | 2:32 pm
The WNBA took the political center stage this week. Players from the Atlanta Dream wore shirts endorsing a political opponent (Raphael Warnock) of team co-owner and Georgia Republican Sen. Kelly Loeffler. Loeffler had been critical of Black Lives Matter; many of the players endorse the movement.
Posted on: 8 August 2020 | 2:30 pm
A missing mother and her 1-year-old baby were found after a very good boy named Max discovered them on the edge of a ravine.
Posted on: 8 August 2020 | 2:04 pm
Berkshire Hathaway is recovering from a rough start to a year in which it was hard hit by the coronavirus. Its second quarter earnings, released Saturday morning, were up almost 87% from last year, and a big turnaround from its huge first quarter loss.
Posted on: 8 August 2020 | 1:34 pm
If you're being confronted by a bear, there's a few things you should know before running away.
Posted on: 8 August 2020 | 1:24 pm
Grocery store items, pro sports teams, and country music bands have all removed racially insensitive names.
Posted on: 8 August 2020 | 12:21 pm