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|Three potential mass shootings were foiled this weekend with the arrests of three men based on tips from the public, officials say
POSTED AUGUST 19, 2019 1:05 AM
|On guns, Trump keeps focus on mental health
• Trump's public mention of background checks is vanishing
POSTED AUGUST 18, 2019 11:16 PM
|What you should do if you see a red flag for a mass shooting
Their stories emerge after the violence.
POSTED AUGUST 18, 2019 2:07 PM
|Hundreds join El Paso widower at wife's funeral
Hundreds of strangers attended El Paso shooting victim Margie Reckard's funeral after her husband, who was left with no family, invited the public. CNN's Gary Tuchman reports.
POSTED AUGUST 18, 2019 1:44 PM
|Opinion: For politicians, it's easier to regulate the bodies of disabled people than to limit deadly weapons
On his way to a rally in New Hampshire on Thursday, Donald Trump unveiled his latest musing — to incarcerate the vulnerable. This time, he's coming for people with mental illness, suggesting that the United States build more mental institutions because of mass shooters. Worse, it's all too possible some Democrats are going to help him round us up.
POSTED AUGUST 16, 2019 8:46 PM
|Dayton shooter's classmates say he had a 'kill list'
A former high school classmate of Dayton, Ohio, shooter Connor Betts says he and another classmate called police years ago to warn them that Betts had a "kill list." CNN's Drew Griffin reports.
POSTED AUGUST 12, 2019 10:19 PM
|Why El Paso and other recent attacks are modern-day lynchings
Carol Anderson was scanning Twitter recently when she saw something that brought back a chilling memory.
POSTED AUGUST 17, 2019 10:44 PM
|Trump insists economy is strong but offers an option to combat recession
• Trump delayed tariffs after aides told him it would 'ruin Christmas'
• Five of the world's biggest economies are at risk. Here's where the US stands
POSTED AUGUST 18, 2019 10:01 PM
|Sister of NYPD officer dead by suicide says department took her brother's guns away, then gave them back
POSTED AUGUST 18, 2019 10:00 PM
|Alligators are climbing fences and swimming across roads in Florida
Most people know alligators get just about everywhere in Florida, but now they've really leveled up.
POSTED AUGUST 18, 2019 11:42 PM
|Texas woman pleads guilty to making up illnesses of son who had 323 medical visits
A Texas woman accused of exposing her son to unneeded medical tests and procedures — including taking him to hospitals more than 320 times — has pleaded guilty to recklessly causing injury to a child, according to a report.
POSTED AUGUST 19, 2019 1:02 AM
|Israeli military kills 3 Palestinians near Gaza fence after firing toward 'armed suspects,' officials say
Israeli soldiers killed three Palestinians near Gaza Strip’s heavily guarded perimeter fence after armed "terrorists" were spotted trying to "infiltrate into" the country, officials announced on Sunday.
POSTED AUGUST 19, 2019 12:55 AM
|Pete Buttigieg dodges question on mandatory 'assault weapon' buyback during CNN interview
Pete Buttigieg, the South Bend, Ind., mayor and 2020 presidential hopeful, refused Sunday to say if he would support a buyback program for so-called assault weapons if elected president, during an interview with CNN.
POSTED AUGUST 19, 2019 12:28 AM
|Florida man accused of mass shooting threats after texts emerge
A man in Florida was arrested on Friday after investigators were alerted to text messages in which he allegedly detailed plans “to shoot as many people as he could in a large crowd,” according to a local sheriff’s office.
POSTED AUGUST 19, 2019 12:15 AM
|Ohio man accused of threatening to attack Jewish community center
An Ohio man has been arrested and charged with online harassment after he allegedly threatened to attack a Jewish community center, according to a local sheriff’s office.
POSTED AUGUST 19, 2019 12:04 AM
|Coast Guard searching for firefighters who vanished in fishing trip off Florida
The Coast Guard is continuing its search for two missing firefighters who went missing after they failed to return from a boating trip off Florida's coast Friday.
POSTED AUGUST 18, 2019 11:50 PM
|Wisconsin family says live frog found in packaged salad greens, caught on video
A Wisconsin family getting ready for dinner received a surprise visitor in store-bought salad greens this past Tuesday.
POSTED AUGUST 18, 2019 11:22 PM
|Mama June sells belongings as report claims reality show in jeopardy over drug allegations
"Mama June" Shannon may lose her reality show over her lifestyle with boyfriend Geno Doak — and the potential drug charges each of them faces.
POSTED AUGUST 18, 2019 11:11 PM
|Trump warns China against 'another Tiananmen Square,' says Tim Cook made 'compelling' tariff case
President Trump told reporters on Sunday that Apple CEO Tim Cook privately made a "very compelling argument" that the administration's tariffs on Chinese-assembled goods have made an unfair impact on the California-based tech giant, because its chief rival, Samsung, has conducted most of its manufacturing in South Korea and did not have to pay the levy.
POSTED AUGUST 18, 2019 10:35 PM
|Kathleen Blanco, Louisiana governor during Hurricane Katrina, dead at 76
Former Louisiana Gov. Kathleen Blanco, whose career was upended by Hurricane Katrina, died Sunday after a long battle with cancer. She was 76.
POSTED AUGUST 18, 2019 10:25 PM