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DNA in NorCal Rapist case links suspect to sexual assaults in 6 counties

The suspected NorCal Rapist is scheduled to appear in court Monday, and authorities say it wouldn't be happe...

A rare two-headed copperhead discovered in Virginia

A rare discovery was made in northern Virginia this month when a two-headed baby copperhead slithered in the...

$18 million in cocaine shows up amid bananas given to prison

This shipment of bananas donated to the Texas Department of Criminal Justice was ripe for contraband....

Alyssa Milano adds her voice to #WhyIDidntReport movement

Last year, Alyssa Milano helped popularize the #MeToo movement with a simple tweet.Now, the actress a...

See fire crew hose off dead fish from highway

Fire crews hosed off dead fish scattered across a North Carolina highway after floodwaters receded from the aftermath of Hurricane Florence.

Dead fish scattered on the highway as floodwaters recede in North Carolina

North Carolina fire crews hosing down Interstate 40...

Maryland football player who died from heat stroke needed cold immersion therapy, report says

More than an hour passed before a University of Maryland football trainer called 911 after a player, who lat...

'Baby Trump' balloon makes appearance at Florida rally

He's back.A "Baby Trump" balloon made an appearance in West Palm Beach, Florida, on Saturday at a ral...

New Jersey sheriff resigns over racist remarks

New Jersey Sheriff Michael Saudino made racist remarks about blacks and the state's Sikh attorney general in audio recordings posted by WNYC.

Father, son accused in neighbor's death

John Miller and his son Michael are facing murder charges in Abilene, Texas, after police say they shot and killed Aaron Howard, their neighbor, following a dispute over a mattress.

Father, son accused of killing their neighbor over dispute about a box spring

A father and son are facing murder charges after police say they shot and killed a neighbor in Abilene, Texa...

Infants stabbed at day care that allegedly catered to moms seeking US citizenship for newborns

An unlicensed day care facility where three infants and two adults were stabbed allegedly catered to Asian m...

New Jersey sheriff steps down after uproar over racist remarks

The sheriff of New Jersey's most populous county has resigned after an outcry over racist remarks he made ab...

44 dead as Florence-weary Carolinas face more flooding and rising rivers

After an agonizing week of ravaging floods, rising rivers, power outages and dozens of deaths, the Florence-...

3D gun creator wanted on child sex assault charge is arrested in Taiwan

Cody Wilson, the creator of the world's first fully printed 3D gun, has been arrested in Taiwan after he was...

The first day of fall is here and here are 5 things you probably didn't know

Yes, the season for chunky scarves, pumpkin-spiced everything and ...

This 75-year-old spends his days napping with kittens. And he's raised more than $30,000 doing it

If you're looking for the perfect job, it's taken. We're talking kitty purrs, couches and cat naps.Th...

Man pleads guilty to assault after getting a 'pass'

A man in Anchorage, Alaska pleaded guilty to assaulting a woman he had strangled, and then sexually assaulted while she was unconscious. The prosecutor implied that he had taken a lenient approach to charging the man because it was his first offense.

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Dennis Kucinich Fast Facts

Here is a look at the life of Dennis Kucinich, former Ohio congressman.Personal:...

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Retailer drops sexy 'Handmaid's Tale' costume following outcry

An online retailer learned this week that there's nothing sexy about oppressing women.Yandy on Friday...

'Last Lockdown' sculpture is a Parkland father's plea to voters

A reality check in the form of a young girl frozen in fear, hiding under her desk is making its way around t...

Alaska man pleads guilty to assaulting woman and gets a 'pass'

A man in Anchorage, Alaska, pleaded guilty to assaulting a woman who said he strangled her unconscious and s...

McDonald's gives pranksters $50,000 after they hung a fake ad to make a point about representation

They just wanted fries and to see some diversity on the posters at McDonald's, but their prank made them $50...

The investigation against a California surgeon now spans two decades, district attorney says

Prosecutors have expanded their investigation into alleged rape by a California surgeon and are looking into...

Tiger Woods Fast Facts

Here's a look at one of the most successful golfers in history, Tiger Woods.Personal:...

Voter on Kavanaugh: What teen hasn't done this?

CNN's Randi Kaye speaks to Republican women in Florida about Christine Blasey Ford's sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

Flooding is sending unheard amounts of water through the Carolinas

Jim Fraboni is preparing for the worst as an "unheard" amount of floodwater from Hurricane Florence is slowl...

Underwater walls could stop glaciers from melting, scientists say

Building walls on the seafloor could prevent glaciers from melting and sea levels rising due to global warmi...

Jeff Bezos Fast Facts

Here is a look at the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Amazon.com, Jeff Bezos. As of March 2018, Forbe...

A 3-day-old and 2 other infants were stabbed at a New York day care center, police say

Three babies were among five people stabbed early Friday at an unlicensed day care center in New York by an ...

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Police: Stabbing victims included 3-day-old baby

Three infants and two adults were stabbed by a female employee at a home daycare in Queens, New York, before she turned the knife on herself. All victims, including the suspect, have survived, according to police.

1 year after Maria: A pain-staking recovery

Hurricane Maria left Puerto Rico's communities in pieces. CNN's Bill Weir and Leyla Santiago investigate the "Storm of Controversy."

Michelle Obama is selling out arenas on her book tour. Her fans weren't ready for that

She may not be Beyoncé, but Michelle Obama is selling out arenas -- for her book tour.The former fir...

More women say California surgeon drugged, raped them

Six more women have come forward and accused Newport Beach surgeon Grant William Robicheaux and his girlfriend of drugging and raping them. CNN's Sara Sidner reports.

Ex-Southwest employee files lawsuit

A former employee for Southwest Airlines filed a discrimination lawsuit against the carrier, claiming it allowed employees to create a "whites-only" break room at Houston's airport.

Man charged in killing of DC woman in 'unprovoked' attack

A 23-year-old man has been charged with murder in the stabbing death of a Washington woman who was jogging T...

You've never seen Pluto like this

Using photos taken from the New Horizons spacecraft, NASA has created a virtual "flyby" of Pluto's surface.

Police: Lone suspect in Maryland shooting dead

A woman killed three people and wounded three others before fatally shooting herself at a drugstore distribution center in Harford County, Maryland, officials said.

Airline misspells own name on plane

The Hong Kong-based airline Cathay Pacific misspelled the company's name on one of their planes. CNN's Jeanne Moos has the story.

Pilot arrested after sneaking onto jet

A pilot is in custody after he allegedly hopped a security fence at Florida's Orlando Melbourne International Airport and boarded a passenger jet that was undergoing maintenance, an airport spokeswoman said.

How the US turned Hurricane Maria from a natural disaster to a man-made catastrophe

One year ago, Maria came to Puerto Rico like a chainsaw in the sky, one hundred miles wide.On the isl...

San Juan mayor: Puerto Rico is Trump's Katrina

Carmen Yulin Cruz, the mayor of San Juan, Puerto Rico, says that President Trump's response to the devastation of Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria was a "historic failure."

Man charged with killing jogger in Washington

A 23-year-old man has been charged with murder in the stabbing death of a Washington woman who was jogging, according to Washington DC police.

Former Southwest employee's lawsuit alleges there was a 'whites-only' break room at Houston airport

A former employee for Southwest Airlines has filed a discrimination lawsuit against the carrier, alleging it...

Credit freezes are now free. Here's why you might want one

Many experts agree that freezing your credit report is the strongest way to protect against identity theft....

Harvard will honor Colin Kaepernick for contributions to African-American history and culture

Two years after he first took a knee on the football field, Colin Kaepernick will be awarded one of Harvard ...

Man in custody after he allegedly hopped a fence and boarded a plane at Orlando-Melbourne airport

A man was arrested after he hopped a security fence early Thursday at Florida's ...

5 things for September 21: Maryland shooting, Tanzania ferry, Kavanaugh, immigration

Astronomers have found an exoplanet that's only 16 light-years away, and it's ...

NASA dishes on Jupiter's delicious-looking North Pole for National Pepperoni Pizza Day

If the moon is made of cheese, Jupiter is made of pizza...Just ask NASA, which shared a 3D infrared v...

South Carolina dad captures the moment his son prays for floods to spare his school

A young boy turned to prayer amid the threat of even more flooding to the Carolinas from Hurricane Florence....

Woman kills 3 before fatally shooting herself at Rite Aid distribution center in Maryland, officials say

A woman killed three people and wounded three others before fatally shooting herself at a drugstore distribu...

Someone called police on an African-American politician while she campaigned in her Wisconsin district

Shelia Stubbs says she's knocked on thousands of doors in Madison, Wisconsin, in her 12 years as a county su...

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Official: Maryland suspect in critical condition

According to officials, a suspect is in custody and critical condition after a shooting that left multiple injured and dead at a Rite Aid distribution center in Harford County, Maryland.

Stormy Daniels shares details of alleged affair

Stormy Daniels, the woman who sued President Trump over a hush agreement to keep her silent about their alleged sexual encounter, has written a book about her life which she says will include details of her time with Donald Trump.

This satellite image shows Florence's floodwaters polluting the Atlantic

As the Carolinas' swollen rivers crest, their "polluted floodwaters" are dumping out into the Atlantic, visi...

New Mexico solar observatory was closed because of suspected child pornography

A New Mexico observatory was suddenly evacuated and closed earlier this month because of the suspected posse...

Wisconsin shooting leaves 3 victims seriously injured, and the suspect dead

Three people were seriously wounded Wednesday morning when a coworker opened fire at a software firm in a sm...

Couple accused of drugging and raping women

A well-known surgeon from Newport Beach and his girlfriend are accused of drugging and sexually assaulting two women, and Southern California authorities said they believe there could be many more victims.

Police: Man kills parents, shoots at ex-wife

A Pennsylvania man allegedly shot at his ex-wife after their divorce was finalized, then drove to a retirement community, killed his parents and was found dead after hours on the run, police said.

New accusers come forward against California surgeon Grant Robicheaux and his girlfriend

Prosecutors say at least six more possible victims have come forward in the rape case against Grant William ...

Toobin: If she won't testify, he gets confirmed

CNN's Jeffrey Toobin talks about how Christine Blasey Ford's testimony, or lack of, will affect the confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court.

This is Puerto Rico's 'Maria Generation'

Their lives got ripped apart in Hurricane Maria. Depression, suicide and PTSD now plague these kids. CNN's John D. Sutter reports from Puerto Rico.

A California surgeon and girlfriend allegedly raped women -- and the DA fears there may be hundreds of victims

Before Grant William Robicheaux was accused of rape, he charmed audiences on a reality TV dating show, lamen...

Meet the Puerto Rican sisterhood reinventing the island's future after Maria

A year ago, Hurricane Maria tore into Puerto Rico, obliterating power grids, decimating farms, flattening ho...

A California couple is accused of drugging and raping women. Police suspect there are many more victims

A well-known surgeon from Newport Beach and his girlfriend are accused of drugging and sexually assaulting t...

20,000 pallets of bottled water left untouched in storm-ravaged Puerto Rico

The stockpile of bottled water stretches down an unused runway in Ceiba. Case after case, pallet piled upon ...

Boy asks Trump for hug

A boy in New Bern, North Carolina, asked for a hug from President Trump while he was visiting areas hit by Hurricane Florence.

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The largest wildfire in California history is finally contained

For weeks and weeks, it burned -- the largest wildfire in California history.It devoured close to 459...

Arthur Mitchell, co-founder of Dance Theatre of Harlem, dies at 84

Arthur Mitchell, the trailblazing African-American dancer who called himself "...

The first heartbreaking step for hurricane survivors: Gut their storm-damaged house

It's not just a house. It's the place a toddler took his first wobbly steps and where a teenager, under the ...

Police: Wisconsin shooting suspect dead

Multiple people were wounded when a gunman opened fire in a small Wisconsin city, police said. The suspect was critically injured and later died, according to Middleton Police Chief Charles Foulke.

5 things for September 20: Kavanaugh, Florence, Brexit, Detroit schools, strawberries

We've got your weekend plans nailed: Saturday is National Museum Day. ...

Storm-ravaged Carolinas brace for even more Florence flooding

Water appears to have receded in some areas of the Carolinas, but more flooding from Hurricane Florence coul...

Arizona closer to revoking licenses of Southwest Key shelters for children

Arizona is moving closer to revoking the licenses of 13 shelters for migrant children operated by Southwest ...

Man allegedly killed his parents and shot at ex-wife after getting divorce papers

A Pennsylvania man shot at his ex-wife after their divorce was finalized, then drove to a retirement communi...

Owner of 3D gun printing company accused of sexual assault of a child

The creator of the world's first fully printed 3D gun has been charged with sexual assault on a child in Tex...

2 women drown in back of police van swept away by Florence flooding

Two South Carolina mental health patients drowned in a prison transport van when floodwater from the afterma...

Bill Cosby judge denies motion to recuse himself

The judge set to sentence Bill ...

Carolinas still menaced by floodwaters as Trump tours Florence 'nightmare' aftermath

Hurricane Florence's rainfall has stopped, but its "nightmare" destruction isn't over yet.On Wednesda...

At least three dead in Pennsylvania shooting

At least three people have been injured, including a police officer, after a reported shooting in the magistrate's office building in Masontown, Pennsylvania, according to the town's mayor.

Several injured in Wisconsin office shooting

Multiple people were wounded when a gunman opened fire in an office building in Middleton, Wisconsin, according to Middleton officials.

Police kill gunman who wounded four at municipal building in Pennsylvania

A gunman who opened fire Wednesday at a municipal building in a small Pennsylvania town was shot dead by a p...

Investigators are not confident they've found all Border Patrol agent's victims

Police say they have a confession from a Texas Border Patrol agent they suspect of being a serial killer, bu...

Elizabeth Smart's kidnapper has been released from prison

Wanda Eileen Barzee, who helped her husband kidnap Elizabeth Smart in 2002, was released sooner than expected.

This 94-year-old hands out chocolate bars to strangers. And people love it

Every Saturday, Bob Williams walks into a Dollar General store in Long Grove, Iowa, and buys a box of Hershe...

Elizabeth Smart's kidnapper has been released from prison

Wanda Barzee, one of two people who abducted 14-year-old Elizabeth Smart in 2002 and held her captive for ni...

A week after Florence, FEMA is still having to debunk rumors and hoax stories

A little less than a week since Hurricane Florence made landfall, FEMA is still debunking reports about the ...

Before-and-after aerial photos show destruction, beach erosion on North Carolina coastline

Aerial images captured the destruction Hurricane Florence inflicted on the North Carolina coastline, from li...

2018 Atlantic Hurricane Season Fast Facts

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Elizabeth Smart kidnapper set to leave prison

Wanda Barzee, one of two people who abducted 14-year-old Elizabeth Smart in 2002, is set to be released after the Utah Board of Pardons and Parole unexpectedly moved up her release date from 2024.

Millions of chickens and thousands of pigs died in Florence in North Carolina

North Carolina's poultry farms suffered significant losses in Hurricane Florence, while flooding from the st...

Moon: The era of no war has started

North Korean President Kim Jong-Un will shut down some nuclear and missile testing facilities as part of a wide-ranging agreement between North and South Korea. South Korean President Moon Jae-in says they have "decided to remove all threats from the entire Korean Peninsula."

New Jersey sex abuse victims free to tell their stories about clergy, bishops say

Victims of sexual abuse at the hands of Catholic priests in New Jersey are released from any confidentiality...

Succession: Presidential and Vice Presidential Fast Facts

Here is some background information about the line of succession for the president and vice president of the...

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Climate change is making storms like Hurricane Florence worse

Extreme weather events are often pointed to as harbingers of what is to come, thanks to manmade climate chan...

Elizabeth Smart Fast Facts

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MAGIC WALL: Trump's approval drops ahead of midterms

New CNN polling shows independent voters' approval of Pres. Trump has dropped as midterm elections near.

5 things for September 19: Trade, Kavanaugh, Korea summit, Cameroon, Tesla

Nearly 10.7 million teens are at risk for e-cigarette use and potential addiction, and ...

Yo, ho, ho! International Talk Like a Pirate Day is upon us!

Aye maties, 'tis the day we've all been waiting for: International Talk Like a Pirate Day.But avast! ...

Brooklyn diocese agrees to pay $27.5 million to victims of child sex abuse

The Diocese of Brooklyn and an after-school program will pay a $27.5 million settlement to four men who were...

Flooding from Florence: Maps show why the worst is not behind us

When a hurricane hits, people often focus too much on its category -- which only measures wind -- and not on...

Family of woman who escaped from Border Patrol agent says it's a 'miracle' she's alive

Erika Peña is still fearful and shaken days after she managed to escape from the hands of a US Border Patro...

Partner of Chicago police officer on trial for murder said victim was a threat

The partner of a Chicago police officer on trial for killing ...

Fear near Cape Fear rises with the river, and the death toll from Florence keeps growing

Few places in North Carolina got rain on Tuesday, but that didn't stop some bloated rivers from rising....

North Carolina barrier island evacuees can check on their property via new aerial images

New images from NOAA are giving evacuees a chance to check on their property from afar.NOAA's new "hi...

SpaceX to take billionaire on trip around the Moon

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk revealed that Yusaku Maezawa, a Japanese billionaire and founder of Zozotown -- Japan's largest online clothing retailer -- will be the first private customer to ride around the Moon on the company's Big Falcon Rocket.

Gas company donates $10 million to relief fund amid senator inquiry and class-action lawsuit

The company responsible for gas distribution in a region where a series of fires and gas explosions displace...

Chef served 80,000 free meals during Florence

The renowned chef José Andrés equipped with a team of cooks, volunteers and a ton of food, is feeding people in the Carolinas who were hit by Hurricane Florence.

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Should the hurricane scale be expanded to a Category 6?

Some experts are renewing calls to expand the scale used to measure hurricanes by adding a sixth category ...

Florence flooding expected to last for days

Florence's merciless deluge has killed dozens, trapped hundreds and made parts of North and South Carolina impassable.

DA: US Border Patrol agent acted alone

Juan Ortiz, a US Border Patrol agent who confessed to killing four people, acted alone and attempted suicide by cop before being apprehended by police, according to Webb County officials.

Authorities: Border agent who killed 4 women knew victims

Authorities say the U.S. Border Patrol agent who killed four women knew his victims. CNN's Ed Lavandera reports from Laredo, Texas.

The biggest question for hurricane survivors is, 'What now?'

Rebuilding is not a glamorous process, and it's far from an easy one. Though Hurricane Florence has passed, ...

5 things for September 18: Kavanaugh, Emmys, Russia probe, Yemen, Korea summit

People on opposite sides of the globe are still reeling after two monster storms: ...

Texas students may not be required to learn about Helen Keller, Hillary Clinton

Texas students may no longer have to learn about Hillary Clinton, Barry Goldwater and Helen Keller in social...

Attorneys give opening statements in trial of Chicago officer charged with killing black man

Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke unnecessarily fired 16 shots at ...

He served 3.6 million free meals in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria. Now he's feeding people hit by Florence

When disaster strikes, the Red Cross and the National Guard are always there to help. And these days, so is...

Florence leaves 'monumental disaster' -- with more trouble to come

Florence has left the Carolinas, but the death toll keeps rising as remnants of the storm generate rain, flo...

Everyone says Chrissy Teigen's name wrong

Model Chrissy Teigen revealed that her name has been widely mispronounced and that she gave up trying to correct people years ago.

Solar observatory sheds light on security issue that forced evacuations

The mystery behind the sudden closure of New Mexico's Sunspot Solar Observatory has been revealed -- sort of...

Teams check health of endangered pod as sick orca is presumed dead

Scientists are monitoring the health of a group of critically endangered orcas in the Pacific Ocean followin...

Cleanup begins in Hong Kong after Mangkhut

Cleanup is underway after Hong Kong is hammered by Typhoon Mangkhut. CNN's Will Ripley reports.

NASA names Holly Ridings its first female chief flight director

For the first time in history, a woman will serve as chief flight director of America's space agency....

Man dies after shark attack on Cape Cod

A swimmer at a Cape Cod beach died Saturday in what experts believe is the first fatal ...

Video shows floodwater fill garage

Video shows floodwater from Hurricane Florence pouring into a garage in Belhaven, North Carolina.

A city-by-city look at Florence's rain and flooding

Hurricane Florence has come and gone through North and South Carolina, but its heavy rains and storm surge h...

See inside the storm day by day

CNN Meteorologist Derek Van Dam tracked Hurricane Florence from start to finish. Here's how the hurricane unfolded from his perspective.

A teen finds a purse with $10,000 inside and returns it

Rhami Zeini was driving home from school when he spotted a black purse in the middle of the road.The ...

Firefighters pray for fallen Florence victims

A group of firefighters in Wilmington, North Carolina, knelt and prayed outside the home where a mother and her infant died when a tree fell. They were the first known deaths attributed to Tropical Storm Florence.

Authorities: Agent confesses to killings

Authorities say the US Border Patrol agent, who officials are calling a serial killer, has confessed to killing four people. CNN's Joe Johns reports.

See Florence's destruction in the Carolinas

Even as Hurricane Florence became a tropical depression and moves inland, officials say the danger of extreme flooding is high.

Video shows severe flooding in North Carolina

Drone footage shows the extent of the flooding along Interstate 95 near Lumberton, North Carolina, where Hurricane Florence dropped a record amount of rainfall on the state. (This video is silent)

Family braces for flooding after Florence

After riding out Hurricane Florence, Susan Bostic and her grandson pack up their belongings to escape flooding caused by the now-downgraded tropical storm.

'Storm of a lifetime'

For days, residents had been told to heed the warnings. ...

Laquan McDonald's family wants peace, no matter the outcome of trial for officer who killed him

Opening statements are slated to begin Monday in the trial of Chicago police officers Jason Van Dyke, charge...

There have been more than 500 reports of price gouging in North Carolina after Florence

When North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper declared a state of emergency ahead of Hurricane Florence, the state...

5 things for September 17: Florence. Kavanaugh. Mangkhut. The Vatican

There's quitting in the middle of a shift, and then there's this NFL cornerback who ...

Hundreds are still trapped from Florence's flooding, and 'the worst is still yet to come'

Florence's merciless deluge has already killed 18, trapped hundreds and made parts of North and South Caroli...

ICE officer arrested on multiple sodomy charges, Oregon state police say

A deportation officer with US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) was arrested on multiple counts of s...

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Residents can go home after Massachusetts explosions, but long road to 'normalcy' remains

Three Massachusetts cities are nearing a critical first step of recovery -- ensuring homes are safe and have...

US Border Patrol agent arrested in 4 deaths described as serial killer

A supervisory US Border Patrol agent who authorities are calling a serial killer was arrest...

North Carolina family loses home to hurricane flooding -- again

A North Carolina family's home is destroyed for the second time in less than 20 years due to hurricane flood...

What to expect at the 70th Emmy Awards

Some of Hollywood's biggest stars will come out to honor the best in television at the 70th annual Emmy Awards. CNN's Christi Paul and Victor Blackwell preview some of the nominees.

US border patrol agent arrested for 4 murders

A US Border Patrol agent was taken into custody in Texas in connection with the murder of four people and aggravated kidnapping, according to Webb County Sheriff Martin Cuellar.

NC apartment complex submerged in floodwater

CNN's Brian Todd reports from Onslow County, North Carolina, where flooding from heavy rains from Hurricane Florence has left an apartment complex and cars submerged in water.

Swimmer dies after suspected shark attack

A swimmer at a Cape Cod, Massachusetts beach died in what experts believe is the first fatal shark attack in Massachusetts in more than 80 years.

Mysterious 'security issue' forces a solar observatory to be evacuated

The sudden closure of the Sunspot Solar Observatory in New Mexico has everyone talking -- everyone but autho...

Volunteers work to secure levee ahead of storm

Over 100 volunteers teamed up with Lumberton, North Carolina, officials to help plug a gap in a city levee ahead of Tropical Storm Florence.

New Bern completes water rescues

After enduring more than 10 feet of storm surge and almost 9 inches of rain from ...

Pressure increase reported in Massachusetts gas pipeline, NTSB says

The National Transportation Safety Board will investigate a pressure increase detected in a natural gas pipe...

Days of flooding ahead in the Carolinas as Florence leaves at least 13 dead

Tropical Storm Florence's relentless rain is flooding parts of the Carolinas and promises even more for days...

Hurricane baby born after parents flee North Carolina

As North Carolinians were preparing for the arrival of Hurricane Florence earlier this week, Rachel and Levi...

IRS grants tax extensions to Hurricane Florence victims

Hurricane Florence victims in parts of North Carolina will get more time to file and pay certain taxes that ...

CNN granted access to Botham Jean's apartment

A CNN team visited Botham Shem Jean's apartment, where a small memorial of flowers and a photo with his mother adorn the front door after the 26-year-old was allegedly shot by an off-duty Dallas police officer.

'It looked like Armageddon': Massachusetts governor declares state of emergency after deadly blasts

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker declared a state of emergency Friday in three towns north of Boston rocked ...

Florence survivor: We could hear people yelling

Annazette Riley-Cromartie, who was rescued from Tropical Storm Florence, describes the harrowing scene leading up to her family's escape.

Firefighters pray for fallen Florence victims

A group of firefighters in Wilmington, North Carolina, knelt and prayed outside the home where a mother and her infant died when a tree fell. They were the first known deaths attributed to Tropical Storm Florence

5 games to ramp up your tailgating fun

It's that time of year again: Fans across the US are rejoicing the return of football season.But what...

Ex-Marine rescues victims in military vehicle

A retired Marine is using a military transport vehicle he bought at a government auction to help rescue New Bern, North Carolina, residents stranded by Tropical Storm Florence. CNN's Ed Lavandera reports.

Florence rains wash away New Bern's beloved statues

The deadly Tropical Storm Floren...

Florence topples tree killing mother, infant

A mother and her infant have died in North Carolina as Tropical Storm Florence slowly moves through the Carolinas, officials said Friday. CNN's Brian Todd reports.

Your Florence questions answered

Understandably, you have a lot of questions about Florence. So, we turned to CNN meteorologist Brandon Mille...

Firefighters kneel, pray after mother and baby die from falling tree

A group of firefighters in Wilmington, North Carolina, knelt and prayed outside the home where a mother and ...

Weatherman cuts broadcast, evacuates TV station

A news station in New Bern, North Carolina, was forced to evacuate while on air due to flooding from Hurricane Florence.

Florence threatens more than a million homes without flood insurance

Most people in the path of Florence don't have flood insurance, and many won't have the money to rebuild if ...

Rescues top 300 as water from Florence rises

Volunteers come to the rescue as waters begin to rise again during hurricane Florence. CNN's Ed Lavandera talks to one of the volunteers.

Several suspected gas explosions caused fires in Massachusetts

Officials responded to multiple addresses for fire, explosions or investigation in three Massachusetts towns.

This retired Marine is rescuing storm victims in his military transport vehicle

Jason Weinmann is using a military transport vehicle he bought at a government auction to whisk away New Ber...

Over 100 volunteers unite to prevent flooding in North Carolina community

The city of Lumberton, North Carolina, doesn't want a repeat of ...

Family trapped in Florence floodwaters kept hearing people screaming for help

Annazette Riley-Cromartie thought her family would be OK because they lived in a brick house.She was ...

Florence kills 5, including infant, in North Carolina, officials say

At least five people, including a mother and her infant, have died in North Carolina as Tropical Storm Flore...

This is Florence's projected path

As wind and rain continue to pummel the Carolinas, Florence weakens to a tropical storm.

Hurricane Florence pummels the Carolinas

Despite being downgraded to a Category 1 hurricane, Florence's storm surge is expected to be 10-feet high.

This is what it looks like right now in North Carolina, where Florence is leaving a mess

After a night of torrential rain, devastating wind and dangerous storm surges, ...

Dallas cop charged in fatal shooting

A Dallas police officer who fatally shot a man in his apartment after allegedly mistaking it for her own was arrested on a manslaughter charge, the Texas Rangers said.

She was planning to ride out the storm with her 7 rescue dogs. Then strangers rented her a van

A South Carolina woman who was planning to ride out Hurricane Florence because she couldn't evacuate with he...

Strangers come to aid of woman with 7 dogs

A South Carolina woman who was planning to ride out Hurricane Florence because she couldn't evacuate with her seven rescue dogs has found a way out.

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