CNN: Top Stories

Syndicate content CNN.com - Top Stories
CNN.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more.
Updated: 39 min 13 sec ago

A slap to the face and one word: 'Forgiven'

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 8:43am
Categories: CNN News

Wracked by guilt, full of gratitude

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 8:40am
Tethered to an IV drip, 71-year-old Shin Young Ja lies under a thin fleece blanket, nursing a broken back and wracked with survivor's guilt.
Categories: CNN News

Kepler-186f

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 8:30am
It's like finding a needle in a universe-wide haystack. Researchers have located a planet roughly the size of Earth that could be habitable.
Categories: CNN News

Mindy Kaling's exercise action film

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 8:02am
Mindy Kaling explains her weird motivators for jogging: like avenging the death of her pretend husband. Conan has more.
Categories: CNN News

Easter egg hunt reveals dead body

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 7:58am
A Tennessee woman helping her son hunt for Easter eggs makes a startling discovery in her own backyard. WBIR reports.
Categories: CNN News

Jewish leaders: Leaflets a 'provocation'

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 7:58am
Jews in one Ukrainian city were were sent notes "indicating that they have to identify themselves as Jews," U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Thursday.
Categories: CNN News

Hear chilling 911 calls from bus crash

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 7:53am
A bus carrying California high school seniors was struck by a FedEx tractor trailer last week.
Categories: CNN News

Boy gets wish to fly like Iron Man

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 7:52am
See how a sick boy's wish to fly like Iron Man comes true. KCNC has more.
Categories: CNN News

Miley Cyrus

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 7:34am
Miley Cyrus could be in celebrity sick bay for another three weeks because of an "extreme allergic reaction" to an antibiotic, her representative said Thursday.
Categories: CNN News

Base camp to summit

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 7:24am
Categories: CNN News

2012: A deadly jam on Everest

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 7:24am
Nadav Ben Yehuda's right hand can't grasp a pencil. No longer can he sit on the side of a mountain scrawling poetry in his climbing notebook. The nerve damage causes him to drop things without warning.
Categories: CNN News

Photos: First ascent

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 7:21am
Categories: CNN News

Polygamist Warren Jeffs' ranch seized

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 7:15am
Texas authorities initiated the seizure of the 1,600-acre ranch where prosecutors say polygamist sect leader Warren Jeffs and others sexually abused children, officials said Thursday.
Categories: CNN News

Frat closes chapter after racial incident

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 6:59am
The Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity has closed its chapter at the University of Mississippi after three of its members were suspected of tying a noose around the neck of a campus statue of civil rights icon James Meredith.
Categories: CNN News

The week in 33 photos

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 6:41am
Categories: CNN News

Chances of survival

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 5:59am
As rescuers take on the daunting task of finding survivors, family members of the missing passengers are pinning their slim hopes on floundering air pockets in the capsized South Korean ferry.
Categories: CNN News

Iran

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 5:42am
The parents of a young man killed in a street fight halt the execution of the convicted killer -- seconds before he was to be hanged in front of a large crowd.
Categories: CNN News

Inside a ship simulator

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 5:34am
Randy Kaye goes inside a ship simulator to examine what happened right before the South Korean ferry capsized.
Categories: CNN News

Dave Chappelle looks different now

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 5:29am
Categories: CNN News

Seaborne cranes called in

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 4:22am
With difficult weather conditions conspiring against rescue efforts and frustrated, angry relatives accosting officials at Jindo port, chances of finding survivors from the Sewol ferry that unexpectedly sank Wednesday are decreasing with each passing hour.
Categories: CNN News