To get it in your inbox, sign up for free here(CNN) More Americans have now died of Covid than of five wars combined. Or, the US Covid deaths are the equivalent of US deaths on 9/11 occurring every day for 66 days. Or, Covid is now the second-leading cause...
Fauci spoke while medical indicators head in a perilous direction as the US approaches its 7 millionth infection. Tony Evers warned Tuesday of a "new and dangerous stage" of the pandemic in the crucial swing state, where Trump held a rally last week. And th...
New York (CNN Business) The upcoming holiday shopping stretch will look much different for retailers in a pandemic. Walmart has stores every year that bring on seasonal associates, according to a spokesperson, but the last time Walmart hired a "large number...
(CNN) The leader of the world's biggest polluter of greenhouse gases has pledged to go carbon neutral by 2060. Speaking via video link to the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York on Tuesday, Chinese President Xi Jinping called for a "green rev...
(CNN Business) A version of this article first appeared in the "Reliable Sources" newsletter. The United States hit a tragic milestone on Tuesday, surpassing 200,000 deaths from the coronavirus. The figure represents mothers and fathers, sisters and brother...
Peter Bergen is CNN's national security analyst, a vice president at New America and a professor of practice at Arizona State University. He is the editor of the Coronavirus Daily Brief and author of the new book "Trump and His Generals: The Cost of Chaos....
San Francisco (CNN Business) Facebook is facing multiple simultaneous controversies in the United States, particularly around disinformation , hate speech and political bias . But those issues are also playing out — sometimes in more sinister ways — around...
(CNN) The US Food and Drug Administration is considering new rules for authorization for a Covid-19 vaccine, according to three sources familiar with the situation -- and calculations show these rules would push an authorization beyond Election Day. That wo...
(CNN) Mike Tyson, 54, has never voted before. He's changing that this election year. "This will be my 1st time voting," Tyson said in a tweet Tuesday. "I never thought I could because of my felony record. I'm proud to finally vote." He shared the news with...
Now Barrett appears to be the front-runner for Trump's Supreme Court nominee. They are really, in my view, irrelevant to her qualification," Sen. Richard Blumenthal, a Connecticut Democrat who's a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, said Tuesday. But...
Hafu models' chameleon looks have helped defy categorization -- and even national identity. Successful hafu models like Fukushi -- and contemporaries like Kiko Mizuhara and Rola -- have become fashion week regulars, their faces regularly splashed onto inter...
Washington (CNN) White House chief of staff Mark Meadows emailed government agencies informing them that many of the White House liaisons are being removed from their roles in anticipation of President Donald Trump winning a second term, CNN has learned. Th...
Within hours of her death on Friday, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said , "President Trump's nominee will receive a vote on the floor of the United States Senate." North Carolina Sen. Thom Tillis has struggled to coalesce the Republican Party behin...
(CNN) As cases surge in Kentucky and Ohio, one hospital is begging residents to wear masks and practice social distancing, as it reaches capacity due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. "Our hospital is at capacity. We are working to open a third nursing unit...
(CNN) The federal government was set Tuesday to execute an inmate who raped and murdered a 30-year-old nurse in Georgia 19 years ago and blamed the victim for using witchcraft on him. William Emmett LeCroy, 50, was found guilty in March 2004 of carjacking r...
Washington (CNN) Air Force Two -- the plane used to fly Vice President Mike Pence -- safely landed at a New Hampshire airport on Tuesday after hitting a bird in flight, a spokesman for the vice president confirmed to CNN. The plane was flying Pence back to...
(CNN) Cindy McCain, the widow of longtime Republican Sen. John McCain of Arizona, said Tuesday night on Twitter that she endorses Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden. The endorsement follows McCain's appearance in a video about Biden's relationship wi...
(CNN) The University of Notre Dame was forced to postpone its football game against Wake Forest on Saturday after multiple student-athletes tested positive for Covid-19. Seven out of 94 football players on the Fighting Irish tested positive, Notre Dame said...
(CNN) Elon Musk ended Tesla's big battery event Tuesday evening, with some big promises about the pricing Tesla's future cars and the announcement of a new ultra-fast version of today's Model S.After reviewing improvements in Tesla's own battery designs and...
Washington, DC (CNN Business) CEOs and union leaders joined together Tuesday to plead with Congress for another $28 billion in federal help for the battered airline industry, saying that 100,000 good paying jobs in the industry will be lost next week withou...