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'Zoolander 2' leads Razzie nominations

CNN ENTERTAINMENT - 4 hours 8 min ago
Awards season is in full swing and now we know Hollywood's best of the worst for 2016.

Super Bowl LI: Five things to know about Luke Bryan

CNN ENTERTAINMENT - 6 hours 58 min ago
Luke Bryan is headed to Houston. The country singer announced Sunday that he'll be performing the national anthem at Super Bowl LI next month.

Madonna: 'Blowing up White House' taken out of context

CNN ENTERTAINMENT - 7 hours 30 min ago
Madonna was just trying to express herself at the Women's March on Saturday.

Syria could be Trump's biggest problem

CNN - 10 hours 15 min ago
President Donald Trump has dodged his first big foreign policy challenge.

Japan's 1st passenger jet delayed 2 more years

CNN - 13 hours 41 min ago
Japan's first ever homegrown commercial jetliner is facing yet another big delay.

Relatives of MH370 victims to appeal

CNN - Sun, 01/22/2017 - 12:31
The families of victims on board the missing flight MH370 said Sunday they planned to hand-deliver a petition and personal letters to Malaysia's transportation minister urging the search for the plane be resumed.

7.9 quake strikes off Papua New Guinea

CNN - Sun, 01/22/2017 - 08:52
A magnitude 7.9 earthquake has struck west of Papua New Guinea.

Protesters across globe rally for women's rights

CNN - Sun, 01/22/2017 - 03:49
Hundreds of thousands of people marched through Washington, D.C., and cities around the world Saturday to show support for women's rights and anger over the election of President Donald Trump.

Canadians turned away at US border on way to Women's March

CNN - Sun, 01/22/2017 - 00:36
At least two Canadians say they were turned away at the US border after revealing that they intended to go to the Women's March.

Celebrities, politicians participate in #WomensMarch

CNN ENTERTAINMENT - Sat, 01/21/2017 - 22:37
Saturday's #WomensMarch drew celebrities and politicians out into the streets, participating across the United States and the world. Take a look:

Will President Trump restart the drone war in Pakistan?

CNN - Sat, 01/21/2017 - 21:08
The Obama administration effectively halted the CIA drone attacks for the last eight months of its term, and now President Trump has to decide whether to restart them, write Peter Bergen and David Sterman

London protests against Trump

CNN - Sat, 01/21/2017 - 21:02
Thousands of people gathered in London to protest against the United States' new President Donald Trump.

London marches for 'hope not hate'

CNN - Sat, 01/21/2017 - 20:18
There were mothers, wives, sisters, daughters, husbands, fathers, brothers and sons; their ages ranged from those in strollers to people with walkers and they were united in a message of solidarity with women around the world.

Italy bus crash leaves more than a dozen dead

CNN - Sat, 01/21/2017 - 19:42
A bus returning from a school trip hit a pylon of a bridge near Verona, in Northern Italy on Saturday, leaving at least 16 people dead, according to the country's state-run news agency.

Women's marches around the world

CNN - Sat, 01/21/2017 - 19:32
Demonstrators participate in marches around the world in support of women's rights.

Donald Trump's battle cry

CNN - Sat, 01/21/2017 - 18:24
His supporters will cheer his tough inaugural address, but it was no call to unity, and left opponents--and likely governments around the world--rattled by its dark vision, says David Gergen.

Worldwide solidarity with women in US

CNN - Sat, 01/21/2017 - 17:04
Protesters in the United States and around the world are joining marches Saturday to raise awareness of women's rights and other civil rights they fear could be under threat under Donald Trump's presidency.

Fight for gun-safety policies far from over

CNN - Sat, 01/21/2017 - 15:54
I flew 39 combat missions in Operation Desert Storm and left our planet four times in a spaceship. I always thought I had a risky job. But it wasn't until my wife, Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, was nearly assassinated that I learned she had faced a more present danger.

Italy avalanche: All known survivors pulled from rubble

CNN - Sat, 01/21/2017 - 12:33
The total number of survivors is now at 11 as four people have been found dead and 20 others are still missing from Hotel Rigopiano.

Gambia: Defeated leader says he will step down

CNN - Sat, 01/21/2017 - 03:57
Gambia's longtime leader Yahya Jammeh has announced he will step down as president after days of tense negotiations and the prospect of West African military intervention.

Survivors rescued after Italy avalanche

CNN - Sat, 01/21/2017 - 00:59
Two people have been rescued and four others found alive after an avalanche hit a hotel in the Gran Sasso Mountain in central Italy.

'A Dog's Purpose' author: 'Shocking' leaked video 'mischaracterizes' on-set animal safety

CNN ENTERTAINMENT - Sat, 01/21/2017 - 00:59
"A Dog's Purpose" author W. Bruce Cameron is defending the movie against claims of animal mistreatment after he said he viewed additional footage from the incident portrayed in a leaked, now-viral video.

Jason Momoa: One of the toughest actors in the business is a big softie

CNN ENTERTAINMENT - Sat, 01/21/2017 - 00:46
Jason Momoa is the type of guy who will talk about throwing tomahawk one minute and the next, admit he always does the dirty dishes at his wife's request. He'll talk about the beauty of naked branches in the winter while a daunting, blood-covered rubber apron -- a prop, he later explained -- hangs above his head. He'll show you his handcrafted knife collection and later confess his aversion to hunting for pure sport.

The world reacts as Donald Trump takes power

CNN - Sat, 01/21/2017 - 00:45
On the streets, in small gatherings and in the halls of government, people around the globe weighed in on US President Donald Trump's inauguration Friday, anticipating how the real estate tycoon's policies may play out on the world stage. Here is some of the reaction -- including opposition, support and even indifference:

Shia LaBeouf begins four-year Trump protest

CNN ENTERTAINMENT - Fri, 01/20/2017 - 23:48
Shia LaBeouf is planning to protest President Donald Trump for the next four years.

Inauguration in 140 characters

CNN - Fri, 01/20/2017 - 23:47
CNN Opinion is curating tweets from our contributors during President Donald Trump's inauguration.

William and Catherine to move back to London

CNN - Fri, 01/20/2017 - 22:05
Prince William and his wife Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge will be returning to the British capital this year as they look to increase their official work on behalf of the Queen, Kensington Palace said Friday.

Reports: ISIS destroys facade of Roman theater

CNN - Fri, 01/20/2017 - 21:04
ISIS fighters have destroyed part of the historic Roman amphitheater in the ancient city of Palmyra.

Jason Momoa brings muscle to dreary 'Frontier'

CNN ENTERTAINMENT - Fri, 01/20/2017 - 20:36
Jason Momoa is in his element -- no, not water -- in "Frontier," a dreary, not-especially-good Canadian series that makes its U.S. premiere on Netflix. Mostly, this period drama headlined by the upcoming "Aquaman" star appears to exist to make FX's similarly themed "Taboo" look better.

Marijuana: Is the party over?

CNN - Fri, 01/20/2017 - 19:46
One of the many decisions facing President Donald Trump is whether to continue the federal government's hands off policy on marijuana, which has allowed the legal sale of the substance in 27 states.

Female lawmakers brawl in Turkish parliament

CNN - Fri, 01/20/2017 - 17:04
A lawmaker seeking to "deliver a message to the world" sparked a brawl between Turkey's female lawmakers in parliament earlier this week.

'Beaches' remake doesn't achieve liftoff on Lifetime

CNN ENTERTAINMENT - Fri, 01/20/2017 - 16:40
It's likely that all most people remember about "Beaches" is the three-hankie finish and Bette Midler belting out "The Wind Beneath My Wings." Perhaps not surprisingly, Lifetime's mostly dutiful remake of the 1988 hit is something of a slog through the first two-thirds, periodically lifted by Idina Menzel's golden pipes.

Corinne Olympios fights back against 'Free Nanny'

CNN ENTERTAINMENT - Fri, 01/20/2017 - 16:11
Every season of ABC's "The Bachelor," there's a lightening rod contestant, and this year's comes with an interesting twist.

Celebs share their Inauguration Day thoughts

CNN ENTERTAINMENT - Fri, 01/20/2017 - 14:39
It's no surprise or secret that many in Hollywood are less than happy about Donald Trump becoming president of the United States.

Why 2017 is impossible to predict

CNN - Fri, 01/20/2017 - 13:14
Even high in the Swiss Alps, the air is thick with uncertainty.

Jackie Evancho, Lee Greenwood and other inauguration performers respond to backlash

CNN ENTERTAINMENT - Fri, 01/20/2017 - 11:28
Artists who are taking part in President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration festivities are not apologetic.

Rescuers search for survivors in buried hotel

CNN - Fri, 01/20/2017 - 07:40
Rescuers are working in freezing conditions to find as many as 30 people feared trapped in a hotel in central Italy, more than a day after it was buried by an avalanche.

Australia: 3 dead as car plows into crowd in Melbourne

CNN - Fri, 01/20/2017 - 06:27
Three people were killed Friday in Melbourne as a driver repeatedly ran down pedestrians before police were able to subdue him.

Extradited 'El Chapo' Guzman arrives in US; hearing Friday

CNN - Fri, 01/20/2017 - 06:27
Drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, who became a legend in Mexico through his dramatic prison escapes and years of staying just ahead of the law, arrived late Thursday in New York after he was extradited to the United States.

B-2 bombers pound ISIS in first combat since 2011

CNN - Fri, 01/20/2017 - 04:49
US B-2 bombers struck and destroyed two ISIS camps in Libya overnight, with initial estimates that over 80 militants were killed, US officials told CNN Thursday. 

'NCIS: Los Angeles' actor Miguel Ferrer dead at 61

CNN ENTERTAINMENT - Fri, 01/20/2017 - 00:09
Miguel Ferrer, a familiar face on the big and small screens, died Thursday following a battle with throat cancer, according to a statement from his current employer CBS. He was 61.

Planned Parenthood to benefit from '20th Century Women' ticket sales this weekend

CNN ENTERTAINMENT - Thu, 01/19/2017 - 23:32
This weekend, a trip to the movies could do some good for Planned Parenthood.

Avalanche buries Italian hotel

CNN - Thu, 01/19/2017 - 22:36
An avalanche buried a hotel in central Italy on Thursday, January 19, after a series of earthquakes in the region.

Osama bin Laden, terrorist leader and doting father

CNN - Thu, 01/19/2017 - 20:38
In his final days hiding out in a compound in Pakistan, Osama bin Laden was still trying to control his global terrorist enterprise, while also taking an intense interest in the welfare of his some two dozen children from his five wives.

Isha Sesay: Michelle Obama has been a relatable first lady

CNN ENTERTAINMENT - Thu, 01/19/2017 - 19:57
First lady Michelle Obama will leave the White House on Friday as one of the most influential first ladies of all time and with a higher approval rating than her husband.

US bombs two ISIS camps in Libya

CNN - Thu, 01/19/2017 - 19:55
Video shows US B-2 bombers destroying two ISIS camps in Libya, with initial estimates that over 80 militants were killed, US officials told CNN.

Woody Harrelson's London nightmare

CNN ENTERTAINMENT - Thu, 01/19/2017 - 18:03
Woody Harrelson is about to relive a nightmare.

'This is Us' cast freaked out over renewal

CNN ENTERTAINMENT - Thu, 01/19/2017 - 15:40
All of the emotions. That's what you're used to feeling if you're a fan of "This Is Us."

People's Choice Awards 2017: What you missed

CNN ENTERTAINMENT - Thu, 01/19/2017 - 15:11
Check out some moments at the 43rd People's Choice Awards that folks are buzzing about.

Many feared dead in Italy avalanche

CNN - Thu, 01/19/2017 - 10:17
Rescue efforts are underway in Italy where many are feared dead following an avalanche. CNN's Barbie Nadeau reports.

'A Dog's Purpose' faces backlash after 'disturbing' video surfaces

CNN ENTERTAINMENT - Thu, 01/19/2017 - 05:23
The producers and distributor of the upcoming film "A Dog's Purpose" are defending their on-set practices after a video from the movie's set appeared to show a dog in distress while filming a stunt.

2017 People's Choice Awards: Red carpet

CNN ENTERTAINMENT - Thu, 01/19/2017 - 04:02
Celebrities and TV personalities on the red carpet ahead of the People's Choice Awards in Los Angeles on Wednesday, January 18.

Samantha Bee: 'I feel like it is kind of a special moment'

CNN ENTERTAINMENT - Thu, 01/19/2017 - 01:14
Samantha Bee is planning to go to the Women's March on Washington. But it's likely her "Full Frontal" cameras will not be.

As Donald Trump takes over, a diminished ISIS awaits

CNN - Wed, 01/18/2017 - 23:01
It's been almost 900 days since the US-led war on ISIS began. But as the Trump administration nears -- with its promise to bomb "the s*** out of ISIS" -- where does the campaign against the militant group stand?

Student opens fire at private school in Mexico

CNN - Wed, 01/18/2017 - 20:18
A teenage student in northeastern Mexico shot and wounded a teacher and three classmates at a private school before turning the gun on himself, authorities said.

Russia extends Edward Snowden's asylum to 2020

CNN - Wed, 01/18/2017 - 20:11
Edward Snowden's leave to remain in Russia has been extended until 2020, Russia's Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova has confirmed to CNN.

This logo represent 'the future of football'

CNN - Wed, 01/18/2017 - 19:54
Apparently it's a symbol for a "way of living" that represents the "future of football."

Chelsea Clinton on life after the election

CNN ENTERTAINMENT - Wed, 01/18/2017 - 19:39
Chelsea Clinton has kept a low profile since her mother's election defeat in November.

Saudi Arabia's giant oil IPO on track for 2018

CNN - Wed, 01/18/2017 - 19:07
The world's biggest oil company, Saudi Aramco, is still planning to go public next year.

How climate change has affected the world

CNN - Wed, 01/18/2017 - 18:58
CNN's John Sutter was in Shishmaref, Alaska, to explain how climate change has affected the world this year.

Again, we just experienced the hottest year on record

CNN - Wed, 01/18/2017 - 18:39
2014 2015 2016 was officially the Earth's warmest since record-keeping began in 1880s.

Gambia: Why there's political turmoil in this small African nation

CNN - Wed, 01/18/2017 - 18:27
Gambia's President Yahya Jammeh should be spending his last day in power on Wednesday, but he has refused to accept defeat in last month's election and has indicated he won't hand over power to victor Adama Barrow on Thursday

Banks begin moving thousands of jobs out of Britain

CNN - Wed, 01/18/2017 - 18:10
Banks are already preparing to move thousands of jobs out of Britain after Prime Minister Theresa May revealed that she wanted a complete break with the European Union.

Could Jared Kushner solve Israeli-Palestinian conflict?

CNN - Wed, 01/18/2017 - 17:31
In late November, reeling from the shock of the US election, the organization that I work for -- Britain Israel Communications and Research Centre (BICOM) -- organized a conference in London with the Jewish News to discuss the likely impact of a Donald Trump presidency on Israel and the Middle East.

What to watch for at the People's Choice Awards

CNN ENTERTAINMENT - Wed, 01/18/2017 - 17:26
It's awards season, and Hollywood is hitting the red carpet Wednesday night at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.

'Chrisley Knows Best's' Savannah Chrisley hurt in accident

CNN ENTERTAINMENT - Wed, 01/18/2017 - 16:58
"Chrisley Knows Best" star Savannah Chrisley is grateful to be alive after breaking a vertebra in a car accident.

Dalai Lama: 5 things to keep in mind for the next four years

CNN - Wed, 01/18/2017 - 16:48
The Dalai Lama has some advice for anyone who is looking for happiness, no matter what their circumstances.

Germany cannot afford to turn its back on US

CNN - Wed, 01/18/2017 - 16:21
Were Hillary Clinton being inaugurated into the world's most powerful office Friday, there would be no question about Germany remaining the linchpin of trans-Atlantic relations.

Sex trafficking fight bigger than Backpage

CNN - Wed, 01/18/2017 - 16:11
On January 9, after an investigation lasting over 21 months, a Senate subcommittee published a scathing report, finding that classified ads website knowingly facilitated online child sex trafficking on the "adult" section of its website.

Jennifer Holliday talks death threats and backlash over Trump inauguration

CNN ENTERTAINMENT - Wed, 01/18/2017 - 14:55
Jennifer Holliday said it never dawned on her she would receive so much backlash over her initial decision to perform at President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration.

Space junk mission leads 2017 rocket launches

CNN - Wed, 01/18/2017 - 14:32
Space needs cleaning if costly catastrophic collisions are to be avoided, scientists warn.

"It's not the thing you expect from the Arab girl"

CNN - Wed, 01/18/2017 - 14:32
Roller derby is experiencing a global resurgence and Egypt's CaiRollers are leading the movement on the continent. .

Rome metro evacuated after quake

CNN - Wed, 01/18/2017 - 14:04
The metro system and some schools in Italy's capital, Rome, were being evacuated Wednesday following an earthquake that struck the country's heart.

Could Jared Kushner resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict?

CNN - Wed, 01/18/2017 - 14:03
Aaron David Miller says the idea that Donald Trump's son-in-law could bring about Mideast peace is wildly optimistic

Inside Syria, atrocities are committed with no accountability

CNN - Wed, 01/18/2017 - 13:23
A massive white Islamic flag signals our entry into rebel-held northern Syria on a cold, cloudy winter day.

China's richest man hunts for Hollywood studio

CNN - Wed, 01/18/2017 - 13:20
China's richest man has a problem: No one is willing to sell him a Hollywood studio.

China's fake food problem: Soy sauce and spice mixes

CNN - Wed, 01/18/2017 - 13:05
China's problem with fake goods even includes the condiments and seasonings that people sprinkle on their food

Biden: Russia will hack elections in Europe

CNN - Wed, 01/18/2017 - 13:02
Joe Biden used his final speech as vice president to issue a stark warning about the threat Russia poses to Europe and the United States.

Israeli police officer, ramming suspect killed

CNN - Wed, 01/18/2017 - 12:49
A police officer was killed in southern Israel on Wednesday in a ramming attack ahead of protests against the demolition of homes belonging to minority Bedouin Arabs, police said. The suspected Bedouin attacker was shot dead.

Obama commutes FALN member's prison sentence

CNN - Wed, 01/18/2017 - 12:05
President Barack Obama's commutation of the sentence of Oscar López Rivera, who was convicted for his role in a Puerto Rican nationalist group linked to bombings in US cities, ends a decades-long fight to free a man who supporters call a "political prisoner."

'Hope you die slowly:' Tennis stars trolled

CNN - Wed, 01/18/2017 - 10:46
Nicole Gibbs was only 17 and climbing the junior tennis rankings when the online abuse began.


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