CNN: U.S.

Syndicate content CNN.com - U.S.
CNN.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more.
Updated: 5 min 5 sec ago

Burlesque legends still got it

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 11:53am
They might be over 65, but these former burlesque dancers haven't lost the charisma that made them so desirable in their heyday.
Categories: CNN News

Shots fired near NSA

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 10:53am
Hours after gunfire rang out near the National Security Agency, the FBI said a suspect has been arrested for a series of shootings in the Washington-Baltimore area.
Categories: CNN News

Who is Ben Carson?

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 10:34am
CNN's Mark Preston explains Dr. Ben Carson's background and his rise to fame in the Republican party.
Categories: CNN News

Fans honor Nimoy with tweets, Vulcan salute

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 10:15am
In a moment Friday, the social-media debate over whether a dress was white and gold or blue and black was silenced.
Categories: CNN News

Ferguson's history of racial tension

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 9:47am
CNN's Randi Kaye looks at the racial injustices Ferguson residents say are occurring in their town.
Categories: CNN News

How did L.A.'s skid row get so rough?

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 9:45am
Kyung Lah looks at what is happening in Los Angeles' skid row and the conditions that created it.
Categories: CNN News

Engineer in train crash dies

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 9:38am
The engineer at the helm of a commuter train that crashed into a pickup truck and derailed last week in Oxnard, California, has died from his injuries, according to the Los Angeles County Coroner's Office.
Categories: CNN News

MLB great outs daughter's cyberbullies

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 9:20am
Former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling tweeted about his daughter's college acceptance, but it was met with some offensive responses. WCBS and WBZ report.
Categories: CNN News

Weasel rides woodpecker; Internet goes crazy

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 9:16am
Unbelievable #weaselpecker photo stuns experts! CNN's Jeanne Moos has the story behind the nature photo of the ... year?
Categories: CNN News

Homeless man shot by LAPD: Who was 'Africa'?

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 9:01am
Categories: CNN News

Source: Ferguson had pattern of discrimination, Justice Dept. finds

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 8:59am
A Justice Department civil rights investigation concludes the Ferguson Police Department and the city's municipal court engaged in a "pattern and practice" of discrimination against African Americans, according to a U.S. law enforcement official.
Categories: CNN News

Look at me! 33 selfies of the week

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 8:43am
Categories: CNN News

Reward offered for Black Hat Bandits

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 10:15pm
There's a $30,000 reward for information leading to the conviction of a bank robbery trio known as the Black Hat Bandits, suspected in a two-month string of robberies across Maryland and Virginia, the latest coming Monday.
Categories: CNN News

Petraeus expected to plead guilty

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 8:03pm
Gen. David Petraeus is expected to plead guilty to federal charges under a proposed agreement to settle a Justice Department investigation into whether he provided the classified information to his biographer and mistress, according a U.S. official briefed on the proposed deal.
Categories: CNN News

Netanyahu to Congress: 'This is a bad deal'

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 7:41pm
The Obama administration is bracing for Benjamin Netanyahu to spill secret details of Iran nuclear talks, as both camps traded last-minute political jabs ahead of the Israeli prime minister's controversial address to Congress Tuesday.
Categories: CNN News

Georgia halts executions to analyze lethal drug cocktail

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 4:32pm
After postponing its first execution of a woman in 70 years due to "cloudy" lethal injection drugs, Georgia has indefinitely postponed at least one other execution until it can analyze the cocktail it uses for the procedures, the state said Tuesday.
Categories: CNN News

Cops: Teen's texts encouraged friend to commit suicide

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 4:03pm
A Massachusetts teenager faces a pretrial hearing in April on involuntary manslaughter charges for allegedly sending text messages urging a friend to commit suicide, even after he expressed second thoughts, authorities said Saturday.
Categories: CNN News

Will the Attorney General sue Ferguson's police?

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 3:44pm
U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder is expected to reveal the outcome of an investigation into the Ferguson Police Department. CNN's Evan Perez has more.
Categories: CNN News

This is one senior prank the principal doesn't mind

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 2:54pm
Wichita high school Principal Sherman Padgett was reluctant to play along last week when a student showed up and told him to stand in the hallway holding a bucket.
Categories: CNN News