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My PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Inspiration

Becoming an Olympic medalist is to reach the pinnacle of one's sport. It takes tons of hard work and inspiration. We ask Olympians who their inspiration is

GOP, Dem governors push national health care…

A bipartisan group of governors says the two parties can and should work together to improve the nation's health care system.

Florida school shooting: 'abject breakdown at all…

'Abject breakdown on all levels': Florida high school where ex-student accused of fatally shooting 17 people reopening to teachers Friday amid revelations an armed officer on campus did nothing to stop suspect, and other issues

Trump Has Another Idea to 'Harden' Schools

President Trump has proposed a pay rise for teachers—armed ones, that is. The president said Thursday that arming teachers would make schools "hardened targets," and teachers who undergo weapons training and carry guns should get a bonus, CNN reports. "These people are cowards. They're not going to walk into...

EU pledges 50 million euros to African…

EU pledges 50 million euros to new West African counterterror force; 'The Sahel is a shield'

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Terror concerns prompt DC parking changes for special events

Following vehicle-based attacks in New York and Charlottesville, Virginia, a new parking policy could force thousands to move their cars during major events in the nation's capital

This Fairly Ordinary Plastic Bag Is Being Sold…

$590 isn’t such an unusual price for a designer bag, unless, of course, it’s just a plastic shopping bag. Buzz60's Sam Berman has more.

Trump says Mexico must do more to combat MS-13

President Donald Trump is calling on Mexico to block MS-13 gang members from traveling through their country on the way to the U.S.

DC Metro rejects Amnesty ads showing Trump, Putin, others

Amnesty International has criticized the Washington Metro's rejection of an ad campaign featuring depictions U.S. President Donald Trump, Russian President Vladimir Putin and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un

Kylie Jenner's $1 billion Snapchat smackdown

Reality TV star Kylie Jenner's tweet erasing $1 billion in Snapchat market value rivaled a "sell" rating earlier in the week from Citi as social media users and Wall Street moaned over Snapchat's recent upgrade. Conway G. Gittens reports.

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General Mills buying Blue Buffalo Pet Products in $8B deal

General Mills is buying Blue Buffalo Pet Products in a transaction valued at about $8 billion

Man convicted of murder in shooting of unarmed black man

A white man who fatally shot an unarmed black man after reporting "hoodlums" has been found guilty of first-degree murder in North Carolina

Russia Blocks UN Cease-Fire In Syria As More…

Russia, a strong ally of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, vowed to veto the measure.

Activist describes crisis in Eastern Ghouta

CNN's Becky Anderson talks to Syrian activist Nour Adam about the conditions in Eastern Ghouta.

Kylie Jenner Tweet 'Wipes $1.3B Off Snapchat…

A single tweet from Kylie Jenner is being blamed for a 6% tumble that wiped around $1.3 billion off the stock market value of Snapchat's parent company. On Wednesday, the reality TV star tweeted to her 24.5 million followers: "sooo does anyone else not open Snapchat anymore? Or...

Cooper questions if Trump will follow through

CNN's Anderson Cooper says President Donald Trump is going against the NRA by supporting legislation that would raise the age limit to purchase a rifle, but questions whether he will follow through.

10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: Florida high school, site of massacre, is reopening for teachers; Florida inmate screams, yells 'murderers!' as he's put to death; Myanmar bulldozes what is left of Rohingya Muslim villages.

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Nude Photos May Show Mayor's Affair Was a Crime

Investigators in Tennessee say nude photos recovered from a former police officer's phone could be evidence of two crimes—or possibly three, since Nashville Mayor Megan Barry says if the photos are of her, they were taken without her consent. In an affidavit, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says photos...

Alabama postpones execution of inmate with…

Alabama postpones execution of inmate with damaged veins

AP sources: Adelson offers to help pay for…

President Donald Trump's administration is considering an offer from Republican mega-donor Sheldon Adelson to pay for at least part of the new U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem