Maria Ressa's arrest spells more trouble for press freedom in increasingly illiberal Asia
Maria Ressa's arrest spells more trouble for press freedom in increasingly illiberal Asia

Analysis by Euan McKirdy, CNN The arrest of Maria Ressa, a Time Person of the Year, award-winning journalist and frequent critic of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, has renewed fears for the future of press freedom in...

February 15th, 4:28 PM HST
Why the Jussie Smollett case warranted skepticism from the very start
Why the Jussie Smollett case warranted skepticism from the very start

By Brian Stelter, CNN Business A version of this article first appeared in the "Reliable Sources" newsletter. You can sign up for free right here.

7 hrs 15 mins ago
Alec Baldwin suggests Trump's latest attack on 'SNL' could be 'a threat to my safety'
Alec Baldwin suggests Trump's latest attack on 'SNL' could be 'a threat to my safety'

By Brian Stelter, CNN Business Alec Baldwin, the actor who plays President Trump on "SNL," is responding to the president's latest shot at the show.

8 hrs 15 mins ago
Trump's allies get set for fierce fight over emergency declaration
Trump's allies get set for fierce fight over emergency declaration

By Stephen Collinson, CNN President Donald Trump's allies are mounting a stiff defense of his declaration of a national emergency amid increasing signs that the biggest threat to his border wall now comes not from...

8 hrs ago
Former acting FBI director: Rosenstein 'offered to wear a wire into the White House'
Former acting FBI director: Rosenstein 'offered to wear a wire into the White House'

By Laura Jarrett, CNN Former acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe said Sunday that Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein "offered to wear a wire into the White House," resurfacing one of the most controversial and disputed...

12 hrs ago
Former acting FBI director: Trump's 'own words' prompted counterintelligence investigation
Former acting FBI director: Trump's 'own words' prompted counterintelligence investigation

By Laura Jarrett, CNN Former acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe outlined on Sunday the reasons top officials decided to open a counterintelligence probe and obstruction of justice investigation into President Donald Trump.

13 hrs ago
Trump tells Europe to take back ISIS fighters, warns they could be released
Trump tells Europe to take back ISIS fighters, warns they could be released

By Bianca Britton, CNN In a series of tweets, President Donald Trump has said European countries should take back and put on trial hundreds of ISIS fighters who have been captured in Syria.

February 17th, 1:59 AM HST
Rubio visits Venezuela-Colombia border, says aid will get through
Rubio visits Venezuela-Colombia border, says aid will get through

By Jamie Ehrlich and Kate Sullivan, CNN Republican Sen. Marco Rubio said Sunday humanitarian aid "is going to get through" to Venezuela with or without the cooperation of Nicolas Maduro.

14 hrs 45 mins ago
Former Cambridge Analytica director cooperated with special counsel subpoena
Former Cambridge Analytica director cooperated with special counsel subpoena

By Donie O'Sullivan, CNN A former director of Cambridge Analytica, who visited WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange after the 2016 US presidential election, was subpoenaed by special counsel Robert Mueller's office and...

15 hrs ago
Anthony Weiner has been released from federal prison
Anthony Weiner has been released from federal prison

By Harmeet Kaur, CNN Anthony Weiner has been released from federal prison and is serving out the rest of his sentence in a halfway house, records show.

17 hrs 30 mins ago
Cory Booker says he won't comment further on Smollett case until more information comes out
Cory Booker says he won't comment further on Smollett case until more information comes out

By Eli Watkins and Daniella Diaz, CNN New Jersey Democratic Sen. Cory Booker declined on Sunday to comment directly on reports that police believe actor Jussie Smollett paid two men to carry out a hoax assault on himself...

18 hrs 30 mins ago
Shutdown fight is over, but Congress likely still stuck
Shutdown fight is over, but Congress likely still stuck

By Ben Geldon, CNN Here are the stories our panel of top political reporters will be watching in the week ahead, in this week's "Inside Politics" forecast.

18 hrs 15 mins ago
Philippine journalist Maria Ressa calls her detention a 'travesty of justice'
Philippine journalist Maria Ressa calls her detention a 'travesty of justice'

By Jill Disis, CNN Business An outspoken Philippine journalist who was briefly detained last week says the country's case against her is "ludicrous" and "unconstitutional."

18 hrs 45 mins ago
Exclusive: WH press secretary Sarah Sanders interviewed by special counsel's office
Exclusive: WH press secretary Sarah Sanders interviewed by special counsel's office

By Pamela Brown and Alex Rogers, CNN Special counsel Robert Mueller's team has interviewed White House press secretary Sarah Sanders, she told CNN on Friday.

February 15th, 10:28 AM HST
Schiff: Trump 'daring the courts' to strike down national emergency
Schiff: Trump 'daring the courts' to strike down national emergency

By Jamie Ehrlich, CNN House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff said Sunday the national emergency President Donald Trump announced is unconstitutional because he declared the emergency when "Congress explicitly...

23 hrs 30 mins ago
How elite investors use artificial intelligence and machine learning to gain an edge
How elite investors use artificial intelligence and machine learning to gain an edge

By Matt Egan, CNN Business Artificial intelligence and machine learning might sound like the stuff of sci-fi movies. But hedge funds, major banks and private equity firms are already deploying next-generation technologies...

22 hrs 30 mins ago
Brown defends Medicare buy-in proposal: 'Medicare for all will take a while'
Brown defends Medicare buy-in proposal: 'Medicare for all will take a while'

By Eli Watkins, CNN Ohio Democratic Sen. Sherrod Brown warned Sunday that an effort to establish "Medicare for all" would be protracted and difficult, breaking from other prospective presidential candidates.

23 hrs 15 mins ago
Ted Cruz has 'a better chance' of paying for the wall than drug lord 'El Chapo,' attorney says
Ted Cruz has 'a better chance' of paying for the wall than drug lord 'El Chapo,' attorney says

By Katie Bernard and Sonia Moghe, CNN An attorney for Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman has a message for Texas Sen. Ted Cruz: The recently convicted drug kingpin is not paying for the wall.

February 17th, 3:59 AM HST
Shoppers are propping up the economy. What if they stop spending?
Shoppers are propping up the economy. What if they stop spending?

By Matt Egan and Julia Horowitz, CNN Business 1. Negative feedback loop: The American shopper — the MVP of the national, if not the global, economy — is suddenly showing signs of fatigue.

February 17th, 12:14 AM HST
Amy Klobuchar, Beto O'Rourke visit Wisconsin with clear message: You won't be ignored this time
Amy Klobuchar, Beto O'Rourke visit Wisconsin with clear message: You won't be ignored this time

By Eric Bradner, CNN Amy Klobuchar's bid to prove she's the most electable of the Democratic presidential aspirants began with a message to voters in this swing state Saturday: She'll get right what Hillary...

February 16th, 8:44 PM HST