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John Singleton, 'Boyz n the Hood' director and writer, hospitalized after stroke

Oscar-nominated director John Singleton gives thanks after receiving his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

A member of an armed group detaining migrants at the border has been arrested by the FBI

United Constitutional Patriots, a militia group near the US-Mexico order, detained hundreds of people this week, according to New Mexico's attorney general. CNN's Nick Valencia has more.

New York police detain person as they investigate death of woman found partially decapitated

Police hold a briefing after a woman was found dead and partially decapitated in Brooklyn, New York.

Kim Kardashian on working with Trump on prison reform: 'People sitting behind bars do not care who the president is'

Kim Kardashian shares details about her relationship with President Trump and why she decided to meet him to discuss criminal justice reform.

Kim Kardashian on working with Trump on prison reform: 'People sitting behind bars do not care who the president is'

Kim Kardashian tells CNN's Van Jones about her decision to become a lawyer and what she learned from her father.

A zookeeper suffered 'lacerations and punctures' in a tiger attack at the zoo in Topeka, Kansas

A zookeeper was attacked by a tiger at the Topeka Zoo during operating hours, according to Molly Hadfield, Director of Media Relations for the City of Topeka, Kansas.

A 5-year-old boy is missing from home, and police don't think he walked away or was abducted

The parents of a missing 5-year-old Illinois boy speak out after they say they last saw their son in the evening before he went to bed.

Church apologizes after pastor asks students to spit on him and cut him as part of Easter lesson

A pastor out of Ohio is publicly apologizing on Facebook after video surfaced of him asking students to spit on him and cut him as part of an Easter lesson.

20 years after Columbine, former Principal Frank DeAngelis is still learning how to move on

Columbine principal Frank DeAngelis is retiring. He spent 15 years rebuilding the school after the 1999 shooting.

Lorraine Warren, 'Amityville Horror' and 'Conjuring' ghost hunter, dead at 92

Paranormal investigator Lorraine Warren recounts her experience in March 1976 visiting the house made famous by the film "The Amityville Horror."

Tinder and Bumble remove George Zimmerman from their platforms

A Florida man was found guilty Friday of attempted second-degree murder, stemming from a 2015 road rage incident involving George Zimmerman, a court spokeswoman said.

Pudgy parrots, sleepy sloths and one of the best stories we've seen all year

The Sloth Sanctuary of Costa Rica is the original rescue center for injured, orphaned, and abandoned sloths in Costa Rica.

Ancestry.com apologizes for ad criticized for romanticizing slavery

Genealogical website Ancestry.com has apologized for a video advertisement depicting a white man in the 1800s telling a black woman they can "escape to the north."

5 things to know for April 19: Mueller report, Notre Dame, Russia & N. Korea, storms

The Mueller report is finally out and late-night hosts such as Jimmy Kimmel and James Corden had a field day with it — or at least the non-redacted portions of it.

5 things to know for April 19: Mueller report, Notre Dame, Russia & N. Korea, storms

A multi-day severe outbreak concludes today with a moderate risk of severe storms along the East Coast. Wind, hail and a few tornadoes are possible, especially for the Carolinas.

Bobcat attacks golfer on a Connecticut course

A bobcat was euthanized after it injured a horse and a man on a golf course in separate attacks in Baltic, Connecticut.

Pink Moon set to illuminate the skies on Friday

What is a Pink Moon and does it actually appear in the sky as the color of its name? CNN's Jennifer Gray explains the moon's many names.

An inmate who was stabbed was left to die in a prison yard by correctional officers, lawsuit says

After Allen Capers was stabbed in his cell, correctional officers dragged him into the prison yard and left to bleed for hours without any help, according to a lawsuit against the South Carolina's Department of Corrections.

5 things to know for April 18: Mueller report, North Korea, Columbine, St. Patrick's

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler (D-NY) speaks out ahead of Attorney General William Barr's press conference, which is scheduled before the release of special counsel Robert Mueller's report.

5 things to know for April 18: Mueller report, North Korea, Columbine, St. Patrick's

North Korea has issued a damning criticism of US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, calling for him to be replaced in any future US-North Korea talks by someone who is "more careful and mature," North Korean state news agency KCNA reports.

5 things to know for April 18: Mueller report, North Korea, Columbine, St. Patrick's

The tornado threat increases along the Gulf Coast coast as the storm system pushes east.

A man arrested carrying gas and lighters to St. Patrick's Cathedral booked a one-way flight to Rome

A man is in custody after he tried to enter St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York with gallons of gasoline, lighter fluid and lighters, authorities said.

A white supremacist who ran down and killed a young black man has been sentenced to life in prison

A judge sentenced Russell Courtier, a member of the white supremacist prison gang European Kindred, to life in prison for the racially motivated killing of 19-year-old Larnell Bruce Jr.

Former activist Judy Clark granted parole after nearly 40 years in prison over armored truck robbery

Sixty-nine year-old Judy Clark is granted parole after nearly 40 years in jail for her role as the getaway driver in a 1981 robbery of a Brink's armored truck. CNN's Jason Carroll reports.

Website thought connected to woman 'infatuated' with Columbine massacre draws FBI attention

CNN's Brooke Baldwin speaks with former FBI profiler Mary Ellen O'Toole about the obsession some people have with the Columbine shooting after a woman who authorities described as "infatuated" with the shooting made threats that forced the closure of 19 school districts in Colorado. The woman was found dead from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, authorities said.

Police say she was infatuated with the Columbine shooting. She's not alone

Authorities discussed their mindset when assessing the threat posed to Colorado schools by Sol Pais, an 18-year-old who they described as "infatuated" with the Columbine shooting. Pais was found dead from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, authorities said.

Judge temporarily blocks release of Robert Kraft video in prostitution case

Authorities say Robert Kraft was recorded on surveillance footage paying for and receiving sex acts at a day spa in Jupiter, Florida. Prosecutors now say they intend to release this video. Kraft pleaded not guilty to the charges and a spokesman denied that he engaged "in any illegal activity."

The Florida teen who was 'infatuated' with Columbine and made threats as she went to Colorado is now dead

Sol Pais, an armed 18-year-old woman who made "credible threats" and forced several school districts in Colorado to close, was found dead following a massive manhunt, according to local affiliates and law enforcement officials.

Alan Garcia, former Peru president, dies from self-inflicted gunshot wound

Former Peruvian president Alan Garcia has died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. His death was confirmed by current President Martin Vizcarra, who expressed his condolences over Twitter. Garcia was president from 1985 to 1990 and again from 2006 to 2011.

Alan Garcia, former Peru president, dies from self-inflicted gunshot wound

Former Peruvian president Alan Garcia has shot himself, according to his lawyer. Garcia was president from 1985 to 1990 and again from 2006 to 2011.

The Florida teen 'infatuated' with Columbine and made threats as she went to Colorado is dead

Local, state and federal officials are searching for a 18-year-old Sol Pais, who poses a "credible threat" to Columbine High School and others due to her infatuation with the Columbine mass shooting.

Corruption in Venezuela has created a cocaine superhighway to the US

Cocaine trafficking from Venezuela to the United States is soaring, even as the country collapses. And the US and other regional officials say it's Venezuela's own military and political elite who are facilitating the passage of drugs in and out of the country on hundreds of tiny, unmarked planes.

5 things to know for April 17: Notre Dame, schools threat, politics, Indonesia, China

CNN's Chris Cuomo and Don Lemon discuss Attorney General William Barr's decision that some asylum seekers who have established credible fear and are subject to deportation cannot be released on bond by immigration judges -- a major reversal from a prior ruling.

Another blast of severe storms aims for places still recovering from tornadoes

Three days of severe storms begin this afternoon into the late evening where impacts today could be felt from southern Wisconsin to south Texas.

College student on a trip to the Ozarks fell 100 feet to her death while posing for a photo

A Briar Cliff University student studying environmental science fell about 100 feet to her death while hiking on a class trip to the Ozarks, officials said.

Hyundai's Genesis unveils its vision for a teeny electric luxury car

At the 2019 New York Auto Show, Hyundai-owned Genesis unveiled an all-electric two-passenger concept car.

Denver schools closed as FBI searches for an armed woman 'infatuated' with the Columbine shooting

Columbine High School and nearly 20 other schools are on a "lockout" as authorities search for a woman connected to a "credible threat" in the area. CNN's Scott McLean has more.

5 things to know for April 17: Notre Dame, schools threat, politics, Indonesia, China

These remarkable photos and video show the scale of the damage inside the iconic 850-year-old Gothic cathedral in Paris, which was partially destroyed in a fire.

The perfect Bahamas wedding? It starts with turtles

A Florida couple volunteers to help research green sea turtles in the Bahamas before they get married. For more interesting adventures watch Once in a Lifetime

5 things to know for April 16: Notre Dame fire, Mueller report, Bill Weld, measles

Attorney General William Barr is expected to release special counsel Robert Mueller's redacted report on the Russia investigation to Congress and the public on Thursday morning, Justice Department spokeswoman Kerri Kupec said. CNN's Abby Phillip reports.

5 things to know for April 16: Notre Dame fire, Mueller report, Bill Weld, measles

A new storm system moving off the Pacific Coast is going to bring another threat of severe weather to the Southern Plains and South by midweek.

5 things to know for April 16: Notre Dame fire, Mueller report, Bill Weld, measles

CNN's Nic Robertson obtained exclusive videos and photos from the ground that show the damage inside Notre Dame Cathedral after the fire.

Barnard College is probing a confrontation between campus police and a black Columbia University student

Barnard College is investigating a confrontation between a black Columbia University student and the college's public safety officers after video of the incident showed officers pinning the student down once he refused to show them ID.

Canadian police are looking for the suspect who posed as deliveryman and shot a woman with a crossbow

A woman will be in recovery for the rest of her life after someone posing as a delivery person shot her point-blank with a crossbow, police said.

Charlotte officials release police shooting video and urge protesters to remain peaceful

A judge ordered the release of bodycam footage showing the shooting of Danquirs Franklin on March 25 outside a Burger King.

The 9-year-old girl mowed down in a grisly hit-and-run is speaking out

LaDerihanna Holmes, the 9-year-old girl who was struck by a car while playing in her front yard, spoke to CNN after she was released from the hospital, thanking all those who have helped her.

Extinction Rebellion protesters block some of London's busiest roads and bridges

Thousands of people take to the streets of central London to raise awareness on the issue of climate change. CNN's Michael Holmes reports.

Lori Loughlin pleads not guilty in her first response to the college admissions scam

Actress Lori Loughlin and her husband Mossimo Giannulli have entered a plea of not guilty to all charges against them in the college admissions scandal. CNN's Brynn Gingras has more.

Fordham senior dies after falling from clock tower weeks from graduation

A Fordham University senior died after falling about 30 feet from a clock tower. Officials say the 22-year-old student was weeks away from graduation.

5 things to know for April 15: Massive storm, missing nurse, Rep. Omar, Phoenix, Masters

Severe weather in the Northeast will give way to strong winds across the region this afternoon.

A cassowary, a rare emu-like bird, attacks and kills Florida man, officials say

A Florida man was killed by his pet cassowary after falling down in the backyard of his home, officials tell CNN.

Must-watch videos of the week

Police in Oregon got a chuckle after a burglary turned out to be a surprising culprit.

Suspect in sheriff's deputy death fatally shot in exchange with officers

Deputy Justin DeRosier with the Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office in Washington was fatally shot while responding to a disabled vehicle, a death Sheriff Brad Thurman said was the agency's first in the line of duty in its 165-year history.

Cellist Yo-Yo Ma plays a concert at a US-Mexico border crossing to make a point

CNN's Becky Anderson asks cellist Yo-Yo Ma about growing up while being considered a child prodigy.

Dallas police are investigating whether an assault on a transgender woman was a hate crime

Investigators are reviewing the video of an assault on a Dallas woman described by police as transgender to determine whether the attack is a hate crime. "Known suspects" assaulted the woman after a minor traffic accident at an apartment complex, Dallas police said in a statement.

A deadly storm system now threatens 90 million people with destructive weather -- including major cities

Severe weather continues east as hail, tornadoes and damaging winds hammer the Southeast. CNN's Allison Chinchar has the forecast.

A child is found hiding under a bed after father kills mother and 2 siblings over affair suspicions, police say

An Arizona man has been arrested following a shooting that left four people dead.

BTS performed on 'SNL' and fans went crazy

Boy band BTS made history as the first Korean pop group to perform on "Saturday Night Live."

Police unleashed a barrage of deadly gunfire after they say a suspect fired a bullet that grazed a deputy's head

A carjacking suspect was killed by police in Florida after the suspect fired a bullet that grazed by a deputy's head, according to authorities. CNN affiliate WESH reports.

2 children killed as storms lash Texas

A tornado ripped through Franklin, Texas, as the National Weather Service in the state posted one tornado warning after another. CNN's Ivan Cabrera reports on the potential threats and paths of the storms.

Man on flight 'randomly touched the faces' of passengers, sprayed unknown substance, then jumped once plane landed

A 25-year-old man allegedly touched the faces of other passengers and sprayed them with an unknown substance on American Airlines flight 1346 before jumping off the grounded plane in Phoenix, Arizona, police said in a press release.

London police open fire after vehicle rams Ukrainian ambassador's car

Police in London say officers opened fire on a car outside the Ukrainian Embassy after it rammed the ambassador's official car.

A Wisconsin teacher has been placed on leave after telling kids to find games played by 'enslaved children'

A Wisconsin middle school teacher has been placed on leave after allegedly telling African-American students to study games played by enslaved children, and separating children based on their race.

Man on flight 'randomly touched the faces' of passengers, sprayed unknown substance, then jumped once plane landed

A 25-year-old man allegedly touched the faces of other passengers and sprayed them with an unknown substance on American Airlines flight 1346 before jumping off the grounded plane in Phoenix, Arizona, police said in a press release.

There are now as many Americans who claim no religion as there are evangelicals and Catholics, a survey finds

Richard Dawkins discusses the current state of atheism. CNN Special Report: Atheists: Inside the World of Non-Believers.

Louisiana churches relieved after arrest of suspect in fires. 'Now we can start healing,' pastor says

CNN's Josh Campbell looks at the remains of one of the historically black churches that was destroyed in suspected arson.

Fisher-Price Rock 'n Play sleepers recalled as officials confirm over 30 infant deaths

The federal Consumer Product Safety Commission and Fisher-Price are recalling all of the company's Rock 'n Play Sleepers, with the commission linking the product to over 30 infant deaths in 10 years. CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta reports.

A man is in custody after witnesses say he threw or pushed a child from a third floor Mall of America balcony

A 5-year-old child suffered significant injuries when, according to witnesses, a man either threw or pushed the child from the third floor of the Mall of America in Bloomington, Minnesota, police said.

Behind the wheel with Ferrari's top test driver

Raffaele de Simone has one of the best job in the world: testing every Ferrari on the track and the hills around Maranello, Italy.

2 hikers missing for 5 days used a water-purifying straw to stay alive

Two hikers who were missing for nearly five days used a water-purifying straw to survive and were rescued after search teams discovered and followed two sets of footprints in a California canyon, according to the local sheriff's office.

Video shows Chicago officers punching and dragging a 16-year-old girl down the stairs

A father has filed a federal lawsuit after a newly released surveillance video shows Chicago police officers dragging his daughter down the stairs and punching her multiple times at a city high school. CNN's Ryan Young reports.

After being blinded in a shooting, this man found love on the run

After being blinded in a shooting, this man turned to a running group to get his life back on track. What he didn't know was that he would find love.

Police say they found 'Trivago' pitchman passed out in a car in a moving lane of traffic

Timothy Williams, best known as the pitchman for travel site "Trivago," was charged with misdemeanor driving while intoxicated, Houston police said.

The college admissions scandal was a surprise to everyone but educators

Most parents wouldn't dream of committing fraud, bribery or other crimes to help their kids get ahead, but a veteran educator says there's no shortage of moms and dads who are willing to bend or ignore school rules to do what they think is best for their child. "Everybody's just so surprised about this," Gerry Brooks said in a Facebook video. "You know who's not surprised? Every educator in the whole world". Brooks shares his take with CNN's Alisyn Camerota.

5 things to know for April 12: Assange, immigration, abortion, Sudan, reparations

CNN's Anderson Cooper spoke to Washington Post reporter Rachael Bade about recent reporting saying that the White House pressured ICE to move detained, undocumented immigrants from the US-Mexico border to sanctuary cities or top Democrats' districts.

5 things to know for April 12: Assange, immigration, abortion, Sudan, reparations

The late-season blizzard that's dumping feet of snow across the northern Plains and Midwest will wind down on Friday. The next storm system is right on its heels with a significant severe weather outbreak developing for the southern US this weekend.

Who is the suspect in the Louisiana black church fires?

A suspect in arson fires at three historically black Louisiana churches is a law enforcement officer's son who may have been influenced by "black metal" music and "its associated history with church burnings," the state fire marshal said Thursday.

Runaway teens don't qualify for foster care. So she created a solution.

Teens escaping unstable living situations often find themselves in more danger on the streets. Vicki Sokolik's nonprofit provides a home and the support they need to succeed.

Runaway teens don't qualify for foster care. So she created a solution.

Myesha escaped a rough home life and found the safety, stability and support she needed, thanks to CNN Hero Vicki Sokolik and her nonprofit.

The Assange I knew: How seven years in an embassy 'prison' changed him

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange walked out of a 2010 interview when CNN's Atika Shubert pressed him on the legal charges he faced in Sweden.

The Assange I knew: How seven years in an embassy 'prison' changed him

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been arrested at the Ecuadorian Embassy in London, police announced.

Hundreds of car crashes contribute to travel misery as a powerful spring blizzard hits parts of the US

The powerful cyclone that had wind gusts equivalent to a Category 2 hurricane is continuing to wreak havoc on the Plains.

2 teens on vacation were killed 46 years ago. An 80-year-old is now under arrest

Virginia Beach police have accused an 80-year-old New York man of killing two teens in a case that's gone unsolved for 46 years.

Their church was burning. They linked arms and prayed

She was baptized and married there. She raised her children and grandchildren there. As her church burned, Sheryl Richard of Opelousas, Louisiana, stood in front of it and prayed for the person who started the fire.

A man arrested in connection with the Louisiana black church fires is a law enforcement official's son, reports say

A suspect has been arrested in connection with fires at three historically black Louisiana churches in 10 days, a law enforcement official familiar with the investigation and a local elected official told CNN.

Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin are dealing with college cheating scandal in different ways

Actress Lori Loughlin and 15 other wealthy parents now face an additional charge of money laundering as part of the growing college admissions scandal. CNN's Brynn Gingras reports.

Emergency responders were evacuating people in Durham, N.C., when a gas explosion killed 1

A gas explosion in downtown Durham, North Carolina, killed one person and injured several more.

One killed after a gas explosion in Durham, North Carolina

One person was killed and several more were injured, including a firefighter, after a gas explosion and partial building collapse in downtown Durham, North Carolina, police said.

South Carolina college student dies after 'accidental fall' at frat party

A 20-year-old college student died at a fraternity party on South Carolina's Hilton Head Island.

If she had known her friend was in a Dominican Republic ICU, she could have held her hand before she died

Dominican Republic authorities are working to identify two unidentified bodies that may be those of a missing New York couple. HLN's Robin Meade has more.

It's mid-April and 4 million people are under blizzard warnings

Another possible 'bomb cyclone' developing out of the Rockies will not only bring an April blizzard from Denver to near the Twin Cities but also severe weather to the Plains as well as an extreme fire threat to the Southwest where hurricane-force winds are likely.

Fear stalks Kashmir, one of the most militarized frontiers on the planet

As India votes, and nationalists thump their chests, fear stalks Kashmir. CNN's Nikhil Kumar reports.

Bonnie Haim case: Husband found guilty of killing her in 1993, burying body in backyard

Michael Haim was found guilty of second-degree murder 26 years after his wife Bonnie went missing. In 2014, the couple's son, Aaron, found human remains buried in the family's backyard while he was renovating their house.

Dick Cole, last of the Doolittle Raiders, dies at 103

Richard "Dick" Cole didn't just have a front-row seat to history. On an April day in 1942 -- just four months after Pearl Harbor -- he sat next to Jimmy Doolittle as 16 B-25 Mitchell bombers lumbered down the deck of an aircraft carrier to begin a mission that ended in a huge morale boost for the United States.

United passenger David Dao says he 'just cried' after he saw video of himself being dragged off a plane

Two years after the incident Dr. David Dao told ABC News he "just cried" after he saw video of himself being dragged off a plane.

Why do so many Native American women go missing? Congress aiming to find out

A Department of Justice-funded study showed that, in some places, Native American women are 10-times more likely than the rest of the population to be murdered. CNN's Scott McLean reports on efforts by lawmakers to stop the trend.

This Uber driver took passengers to the airport and then allegedly went back to their house and tried to break in

An Uber driver in California was arrested after police say the driver attempted to break into his riders' home after he dropped them off at the airport.

A city honors the police officer who saved a 9-month-old baby's life

Harrowing bodycam footage shows an officer save the life of a choking 9-month-old baby.

Missing New York couple's rental car was seen at a toll booth after they missed their flight from the Dominican Republic

Guests at a resort in the Dominican Republic shared details of the day they spent with a New York couple who went missing shortly after. CNN's Rosa Flores reports.

How a missing couple from New York spent their last day in the Dominican Republic

A New York couple has been missing for almost two weeks following a vacation in the Dominican Republic.

5 things to know for April 9: Immigration, Israel, Brexit, college scam, royal taxes

The severe weather threat continues in the South. Meanwhile, a potent winter storm with possible blizzard conditions is beginning to take shape in the Rockies.

This CNN sports anchor lost a March Madness bet to a 4-year-old and dressed up as her favorite Disney character

HLN sports correspondent Coy Wire dressed up as Tinker Bell after losing a March Madness bet with a 4-year-old girl named Elizah.

Prosecutors want prison time for Felicity Huffman and other parents who pleaded guilty in college admissions scam

Actress Felicity Huffman is reportedly expected to plead guilty for her role in the college admissions scandal. CNN's Brynn Gingras reports.

Mother of girl who died after school fight says she'd complained of bullying in the past

Raniya Wright's mother says she told the school that her 10-year-old daughter was being bullied before the fight that resulted in her death. Officials say the child died of natural causes.

5 things to know for April 8: Kirstjen Nielsen, freed American, UK tech rules

CNN's Rick Damigella talks to "Game of Thrones" composer Ramin Djawadi about the music that accompanies the show ahead of the premiere of the final season.

5 things to know for April 8: Kirstjen Nielsen, freed American, UK tech rules

CNN's Boris Sanchez reports that sources say President Trump was not pleased with Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen's performance the past few weeks.

5 things to know for April 8: Kirstjen Nielsen, freed American, UK tech rules

Kirstjen Nielsen, the secretary of Homeland Security who has become a face of President Donald Trump's hardline immigration push, is leaving the administration, President Donald Trump announced on Twitter. CNN's Boris Sanchez reports.

Spring bringing the threat of severe storms and damaging winds to parts of Virginia and North Carolina

The severe weather threat shifts east bringing with it the chance of hail, strong winds and possible tornadoes to nearly 26 million in the South. All of this is ahead of more cold air and winter weather, which could produce blizzard conditions in the Plains by midweek.

5 things to know for April 8: Kirstjen Nielsen, freed American, UK tech rules

Motel 6 will pay $12 million to settle a lawsuit that said several Washington state locations gave their guest lists to US Immigration and Customs Enforcement, according to the state attorney general's office.

The Turpins are sentenced to 25 years to life in prison after their children testify about years of torture

David and Louise Turpin who held their 13 children captive inside their California home were sentenced to 25 years to life in prison.

Must-watch videos of the week

The island, which is home to the world's largest lizard, will be off limits to tourists for a year in hopes of increasing the Komodo dragon population.

A UGA fraternity was suspended over a video mocking slavery that included a racial slur

A fraternity at the University of Georgia has been temporarily suspended after a video circulating on social media shows several people mocking slavery and one person using the n-word. The Xi-Lambda chapter of the Tau Kappa Epsilon fraternity at UGA is currently suspended and "there is an investigation underway regarding the students involved in the video," UGA's Student Government Association said in a statement. HLN's Susan Hendricks has more.

What we learned from the prosecutors' texts on the Jussie Smollett case

State's Attorney Kim Foxx, who recused herself from the Jussie Smollett case after text messages showed Smollett family friend Tina Tchen reached out to Foxx on February 1, defended her office's decision in an interview with WBEZ to drop charges against Smollett.

Kate Steinle's parents can't sue 'sanctuary city' for failing to tell ICE about shooter's release

The murder case for Kate Steinle, a 32-year-old who was allegedly shot by undocumented immigrant Juan Francisco Lopez-Sanchez, is going to trial. CNN's Dan Simon reports on the case that brought sanctuary cities to the forefront and inspired new legislation.

Must-watch videos of the week

During a CNN town hall in Atlanta, Democratic presidential candidate John Hickenlooper told CNN's Dana Bash about an awkward experience at the movies with his mother.

Limo employee faces 40 criminal counts after crash killed 20 people

A crash involving a limousine in upstate New York led to the death of 18 people inside the vehicle and two pedestrians.

Suspicious fires consume 3 black churches in 10 days in a Louisiana parish

Three historically black churches in rural St. Landry Parish, Louisiana, have burned in what officials have described as "suspicious circumstances." CNN's Kaylee Hartung reports.

Jennifer Hart drove her six children to their deaths as her wife looked up how much they would suffer, a jury says

A coroner's jury ruled that Jennifer and Sarah Hart intended for their six adopted children to die along with them when Jennifer Hart drove her family off a California cliff in 2018.

Suspect arrested in apparent road rage killing of 10-year-old girl in Phoenix

A man was arrested and charged in the fatal shooting of a 10-year-old girl in what appears to be road rage, police said.

Her family was throwing her a baby shower. They're now planning funerals after a police standoff turned fatal.

Police were called to a home after some "sort of domestic dispute," according to the police department in Henry County, just south of Atlanta. Right after an officer kicked the front door down, a chaotic scene unfolded.

Bill Cosby says he did not authorize the payment to 7 women who sued him for defamation

Bill Cosby has filed a lawsuit against seven of the women who have accused him of sexual assault, accusing them of defamation of character.

Rangers recover the body of the third visitor to die at the Grand Canyon in eight days

Park officials said a 67-year-old man died after falling around 400 feet at Grand Canyon National Park.

Her family was throwing her a baby shower. They're now planning funerals after a police standoff turned fatal.

Police were called to a home after some "sort of domestic dispute," according to the police department in Henry County, just south of Atlanta.

Gunman dead, sailor injured in naval base shooting

One sailor is dead and another hurt after a shooting at Naval Air Station Oceana in Virginia Beach, Virginia, the base's commanding officer said. The shooting was an "isolated domestic incident" in a hangar parking lot, Capt. Chad Vincelette said. A male sailor shot a female sailor several times, Vincelette said. The woman was taken to Virginia Beach General Hospital with injuries that are not life threatening. Naval police shot and killed the male sailor, Vincelette said.

5 things to know for April 5: Timmothy Pitzen case, Michael Cohen, Philippines, immigration, measles

Severe storms are possible from Texas to Georgia this weekend. Derek Van Dam has your chances of seeing rain or hail and even the possibility of some isolated tornadoes.

For 17 months, a man allegedly poisoned his co-worker's food and water

A female engineer at a Bay Area consulting firm says she became sick after consuming food and drinks she had left at work -- and she believes they were poisoned by a colleague, according to police.

Man who claimed to be Timmothy Pitzen was released from prison last month, records show

The FBI has confirmed that a 23-year-old who identified himself as "Timothy Pitzen" is not the boy who went missing almost eight years ago.

Rangers recover the body of the third visitor to die at the Grand Canyon in eight days

A 67-year-old man died after falling over the edge of the Grand Canyon, bringing the number to three deaths at the popular tourist destination in the past eight days. The visitor fell near the Yavapai Geology Museum, which is on the South Rim in Grand Canyon Village, according to the National Park Service. CNN's Christine Romans reports.

5 things to know for April 5: Timmothy Pitzen case, Michael Cohen, Philippines, immigration, measles

Timmothy Pitzen's grandmother and aunt give remarks after the FBI determined that the boy claiming to be Timmothy Pitzen is not actually him.

Heartbreak all over again for Timmothy Pitzen's family

A teenager who was found wandering in a Kentucky neighborhood is not Timmothy Pitzen, who disappeared nearly eight years ago, the FBI said.

Judge's running club helps Skid Row's homeless rebuild their lives

Participants from the Skid Row Running Club, started by CNN Hero Judge Craig Mitchell, run in international marathons and rebuild their lives.

Judge's running club helps Skid Row's homeless rebuild their lives

Judge Craig Mitchell started the Skid Row Running Club for people recovering from addiction and homelessness in Los Angeles. Today, the group includes runners from all walks of life.

Man suspected in rape of 12 women and girls arrested in South Carolina, sheriff's office says

Gregory Howard Frye is suspected of raping 12 women and girls over an eight-year period in South Carolina and has been arrested, the Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office said.

Strong Democratic women are Trump's kryptonite

It's presidential campaign announcement season, and Chris Cillizza is breaking down CNN's first 2019 ranking of potential and declared Democratic candidates.

5 things to know for April 4: Brexit, Ethiopian Airlines preliminary report, Trump's taxes, Australia, Tesla

Severe storms could bring damaging winds, hail and even tornadoes to people across the South today. Derek Van Dam explains where you can expect the severe weather.

Weight Watchers is getting crushed by keto

CNN's Paul R. La Monica explains why despite efforts to shift its business, Weight Watchers isn't resonating with dieters or investors.

A DNA testing site turned this woman from an only child to one of 30 siblings

After using a DNA testing service, Shauna Harrison discovered that she is one of 30 people who share the same biological father.

5 things to know for April 4: Brexit, Ethiopian Airlines preliminary report, Trump's taxes, Australia, Tesla

Donald Trump and his administration have said many times that he would release his income tax returns.

The first African-American female mayor in Chicago history will be Lori Lightfoot

Chicago Mayor-elect Lori Lightfoot is a former federal prosecutor who has never held public office before. She made history when she became the first black, gay woman mayor; but it was her ability to break through Chicago's fortified, often corrupt political establishment that's gaining national attention. CNN's Ryan Young reports.

5 things to know for April 4: Brexit, Ethiopian Airlines preliminary report, Trump's taxes, Australia, Tesla

Parliament has approved a bill that rules out a no-deal Brexit by forcing the government to seek an extension from the EU if it cannot pass a divorce plan by April 12, 2019.

Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman appear in court to face college admissions charges

Actresses Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman were among a dozen people who appeared in federal court in Boston as part of the college admissions scam. CNN's Erica Hill reports.

A teen tells police he escaped from his kidnappers after 7 years

In 2011, Timmothy Pitzen's mother took him out of school and on a three-day road trip. He's been missing since. "The Hunt" airs Sundays at 9 p.m. ET/PT.

5 things to know for April 3: Chicago elections, Mar-a-Lago, Turkey

An intense East Coast cyclone is skating the northeastern seaboard of the US bringing with it heavy rain and strong winds to portions of New England which could cause some travel delays.

5 things to know for April 3: Chicago elections, Mar-a-Lago, Turkey

Matt Lewis of the Daily Beast says that some Democratic presidential candidates are "too woke" for their own good, and it's hurting the party's chances of beating President Donald Trump in the 2020 election.

Police arrest suspect in fatal shooting of Nipsey Hussle

Several people were injured during a vigil for murdered rapper Nipsey Hussle.

The first African-American female mayor in Chicago history will be Lori Lightfoot

Lori Lightfoot has been elected the next mayor of Chicago, becoming the first African-American woman picked to lead the country's third-most populous city.

Elementary school throws a surprise parade to celebrate their beloved custodian's 80th birthday

Nearly 750 students, staff and teachers at a Georgia elementary school honored 80-year-old custodian Haze Mabry with a birthday parade.

Owner and three employees were killed in their North Dakota office

The bodies of three men and one woman were found at the RJR Maintenance & Management office building in Mandan, North Dakota. The four victims were identified as the owner of the business and three employees, police said.

5 things to know for April 2: Supreme Court, immigration, Brexit

CNN's Chris Cuomo joins Deputy Chief Patrol Agent Raul Ortiz of the US Border Patrol for a ride along the southern border and into the Rio Grande Valley to take a look at the realities of the crisis along the southern border.

Los Angeles police have identified a suspect in the killing of Nipsey Hussle

A suspect has been named in the shooting death of Nipsey Hussle, the Los Angeles Police Department announced Monday. CNN's Nick Watt reports.

A car plowed into a 9-year-old girl playing in her front yard. Her family wants your help finding the driver

The family of a young girl is looking for a hit-and-run driver after security footage shows a vehicle drive through their yard and hit a 9-year-old child.

A strong coastal storm will whip up the East coast this week

An April Nor'easter is taking shape along the Carolina Coast which will impact the major metro cities of the Northeast by Wednesday.

5 things to know for April 2: Supreme Court, immigration, Brexit

A new law that takes effect this week in the small southeast Asian kingdom of Brunei will punish homosexual sex and adultery with death. CNN's Alexandra Field reports.

Alex Jones says 'form of psychosis' made him believe events like Sandy Hook massacre were staged

Broadcaster and conspiracy theorist Alex Jones said it was a "form of psychosis" that caused him to believe certain events --- like the Sandy Hook massacre -- were staged. CNN's Randi Kaye digs deeper.

Concrete bridge railing collapses onto Tennessee interstate, injuring one person

One person was injured after a concrete railing fell from a bridge in Chattanooga, Tennessee, shutting down two interstate ramps at one of the busiest intersections in the country.

A group of teens taught a 5-year-old boy with autism how to ride a skateboard on his birthday

A group of teens in New Jersey, taught a 5-year-old boy with autism how to ride a skateboard on his birthday.

Alabama murderer is suing state to allow imam to be with him when he is executed

As manufacturers cut off supplies of lethal injection drugs, states look for new drug combinations for executions.

Tania Mallet, Bond girl in 'Goldfinger,' dies aged 77

Actress and model Tania Mallet, best known for her role in the James Bond classic "Goldfinger," has died at the age of 77.

This gay married couple wanted to have a child. Their family members stepped in to help.

A gay couple had a child with the help of the child's grandmother, who carried and delivered the girl.

Yes it's spring, but you're still going to need that winter coat

A cold snap with below average temperatures to start the first full week of Spring for the eastern US as the Gulf Coast and West Coast brace for more rain.

Mother of slain University of South Carolina student says suspected killer created 'a hole in our universe'

21-year-old Samantha Josephson was found dead in a field about 14 hours after getting into a vehicle she mistakenly thought was her Uber, said police in Columbia, South Carolina. CNN's Jean Casarez reports.

Attention Southern gardeners -- a cold snap is coming

More than 20 million people from Arkansas to North Carolina will be under a freeze warning come Monday morning.

Rapper Nipsey Hussle dead after a shooting near Los Angeles clothing store he was associated with

Three people were shot in Los Angeles around 3:20 p.m., according to the Los Angeles Police Department.

Mother of slain University of South Carolina student says suspected killer created 'a hole in our universe'

Police have arrested a 24-year-old man in connection with the death of a missing South Carolina college student, who was last seen getting into the suspect's car believing he was her Uber driver.

The 5th-grader hurt in a classroom fight died 2 days later. Here's what we know

Family members seek answers after a fifth-grade girl named Raniya Wright died following a fight at her elementary school. CNN's Kaylee Hartung reports.

This Colorado sheriff is willing to go to jail rather than enforce a proposed gun law

The controversial "red flag" bill in Colorado aims to seize guns temporarily from people who are deemed to be a threat to themselves or others. CNN's Scott McLean reports.

The facts around Matt Gaetz's gun violence claims

During a House hearing on gun violence, Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) angered parents of students killed in the Parkland, Florida, school shooting when he expressed support for President Trump's proposed border wall.

A college student got into a car she thought was her Uber, police say. She ended up dead in a rural field

Samantha Josephson hopped into a black Chevy Impala, thinking it was her Uber ride, Columbia Police Chief W.H. "Skip" Holbrook said during a news conference. About 14 hours later, turkey hunters found her body in a field 90 miles from Columbia, South Carolina, he said.

An Illinois State Police trooper was killed in a wrong-way crash. He's the 2nd to die this week and the 16th hit this year

An Illinois State Police trooper was killed when he was struck by a wrong-way driver. He's the second Illinois trooper to be killed in three days, and the 16th to be struck by a vehicle in 2019.

Alex Jones says 'form of psychosis' made him believe events like Sandy Hook massacre were staged

Broadcaster and conspiracy theorist Alex Jones said it was a "form of psychosis" that caused him to believe certain events --- like the Sandy Hook massacre -- were staged.

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The Soda Springs community in Nevada County, California, has found itself buried under massive amounts of snow, and more is likely on the way.

ICE officers stopped his car. Then he stopped them from arresting anyone inside

Immigration activist Bryan MacCormack explains how he stopped Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers from arresting two undocumented immigrants in his car.

Pollen season is here and it brings its yellow wrath with it

Video shows a Department of Natural Resources helicopter trigger a big pollen cloud in Georgia.

The Trump administration planned a road cutting through an Alaska wildlife refuge. A federal judge says that violates federal law

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is pushing a plan to build a road through the protected Izembek Wildlife Refuge in Alaska. Critics say it's a dangerous precedent.

Man who feared feds would finally impose sentence may have deal to avoid more prison

Demetrius Anderson walked out of a Connecticut state prison in 2006. In 2019, US Marshals came to his home. They insisted he come with them to court because he still had a 16-month federal sentence to serve. Anderson's lawyer now says he reached a verbal agreement with prosecutors and the Bureau of Prisons to give Anderson credit for time "at liberty."

Eurostar disrupted as flag-wearing protester spends night on London station roof

CNN Business' Richard Quest explains what happens if the United Kingdom leaves the European Union without a deal in place.

UK band Her's killed in head-on crash in Arizona

Both members of the band and their tour manager were killed when the band's van collided with a pick-up truck.

His 'swatting' call led to the death of a man. Now he is going to prison for 20 years.

Police have arrested a suspect in Los Angeles for an alleged deadly "swatting" hoax in Kansas. "Swatting" is when someone makes a prank call to police with a false report of an ongoing crime.

How an art museum near Marjory Stoneman Douglas became a hub of healing for a traumatized community

More than a year later, some survivors of the 2018 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, have found healing through art therapy. CNN's Dianne Gallagher reports.

A tourist taking photos dies in fall at Grand Canyon. It's the 2nd death this week

The body of a Hong Kong tourist has been found after he fell to his death while trying to take a picture, officials say. This is the second death in one week to occur at the Grand Canyon. CNN's Paul Vercammen reports.

Must-watch videos of the week

A suspect is in custody after a flight officer pursued him for 35 miles in a California Highway Patrol helicopter.

London protests cause gridlock as Brexit vote raises tensions

Brexit supporters swarmed through the streets of London Friday as lawmakers rejected Prime Minister Theresa May's EU withdrawal deal for a third time. CNN's Matthew Chance is there.

What's next for Brexit?

Members of Parliament have rejected Theresa May's withdrawal agreement for the third time, plunging Brexit into further uncertainty.

Famous civil rights group suffers from 'systemic culture of racism and sexism,' staffers say

The Southern Poverty Law Center, having been in the forefront in the fight against racial inequality since 1971, is now being accused by some staffers as suffering from a "systemic culture of racism and sexism within its workplace". CNN"s Nick Valencia reports.

5 things to know for March 29: Boeing crash, Trump rally, Brexit, Venezuela, Facebook

A surge of cold air will move through the Midwest and Northeast Friday as severe storms with the potential for severe winds and hail target the Central US.

A man walked out of prison 13 years ago thinking he was free. The feds say he owes 16 months

Demetrius Anderson walked out of a Connecticut state prison in 2006. Eight US Marshals came to his home in 2019 and insisted he come with them to court because he still had a 16-month federal sentence to serve for crimes he committed in Philadelphia.

A 1998 slaying went cold for 20 years -- until the suspect applied for a job

Robert Stevens, who served as the Delray Beach Police Department's lead detective on the murder of Sondra Better in 1998, speaks to the press after police announced an arrest in the more than 20-year-old Florida cold case murder.

5 things to know for March 29: Boeing crash, Trump rally, Brexit, Venezuela, Facebook

President Donald Trump holds a Make America Great Again rally in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

The $768 million Powerball jackpot has a winner in Wisconsin

24-hour surveillance, audits, and secured vaults are among the tools and procedures needed to choose and announce winning Powerball numbers.

Is this the coolest resort in Las Vegas?

The new version of the Palms Resort and Casino will offer residencies from Billy Idol and Lady Antebellum, millions of dollars in art, and restaurants from Michael Symon and Bobby Flay.

No weapons were involved in the school fight that left a 5th-grader dead, the sheriff's office says

South Carolina fifth-grader Raniya Wright has died after she was injured when a fight broke out in Wright's classroom, school officials said. CNN's Victor Blackwell reports.

Daughter of immigrants helps refugees find their American dream

Kerry Brodie helps refugees and asylum seekers reach for the American Dream by preparing them for culinary careers in New York City restaurants.

Daughter of immigrants helps refugees find their American dream

Refugees and asylum seekers bring their ideas about flavors and culture to NYC restaurants with the help of CNN Hero Kerry Brodie and her culinary training program.

These sisters run the best ski resort in Canada

The Locke family has been running this popular ski resort since Charlie Locke bought it in the 1980s. After quitting their careers, his two daughters have now taken over.

This is what's so special about the Special Olympics

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is defending her proposal to cut funds for the Special Olympics, arguing that the organization doesn't need federal backing because it can successfully raise private contributions. "The Special Olympics is not a federal program. It's a private organization. I love its work, and I have personally supported its mission. Because of its important work, it is able to raise more than $100 million every year," DeVos said in a statement. CNN's Stephanie Elam has more.

This is what's so special about the Special Olympics

Special Olympics athlete and global ambassador Parker Thornton recounts the impact the organization has had on his life and says he is disheartened by proposed funding cuts.

5 things to know for March 28: Health care, Brexit, Boeing, Jayme Closs, EU car rules

Rain is moving into the Midwest and Ohio Valley today where some areas have already been hit hard by the recent flooding.

A San Diego woman was awarded child support from her ex-husband -- after 50 years

A 74-year-old woman in Carlsbad, California, is getting the $150,000 in child support payments first awarded to her nearly 50 years ago.

2 killed, 2 wounded after gunman's rampage in Seattle

Two men were killed and two others were critically injured when a gunman opened fire in a Seattle street and then fled, leading to a fatal car accident.

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