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New forecast predicts trillion-dollar deficits

The recent Republican tax cuts and the bipartisan agreement to raise federal spending have done a number on already high budget deficits. CNN's Victor Blackwell explains how the outlook could be even worse than previously thought.

Man killed in random knife attack at California…

A homeless man has been charged with murder in the death of a California father who was stabbed in the neck as his 5-year-old daughter sat in his lap in a crowded beachside steakhouse

Suspected Florida school shooter appears in court

A man accused of carrying a shotgun in a guitar case and opening fire at a Florida high school has been denied bond during his first court appearance

Roberta Flack leaves Harlem awards show after…

Roberta Flack is under observation at a Manhattan hospital after cutting short her appearance at Harlem's Apollo Theater because she was not feeling well

The Latest: Islamic State claims bombing in…

The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing in the Afghan capital that killed more than 30 people and wounded dozens

3 dead in Nashville Waffle House shooting; suspect sought

Police in Tennessee say three people were killed and four were injured in a shooting at a Waffle House restaurant early Sunday

Tom Daley 'so, so excited' about new baby

The Olympic diver says the prospect of being a father has changed his perspective on life.

North Korea Says It Has Suspended Missile Testing…

North Korea said Saturday it has suspended nuclear and long-range missile tests and plans to close its nuclear test site.

This Medicine Cabinet Staple Could Prevent Dying…

Researchers out of the University of Arizona say a simple aspirin could help mitigate the effects of grief and bereavement.

Turkey elections: 15 opposition lawmakers switch…

Turkey's main opposition party says that 15 of its lawmakers have resigned their membership to join another opposition party in solidarity before snap elections

Nashville police say they are searching for suspect in Waffle House shooting that left 3 dead, 4 injured

Nashville police say they are searching for suspect in Waffle House shooting that left 3 dead, 4 injured

'Smallville' actress charged in self-help guru's…

New York actress Allison Mack was arrested Friday on charges that she recruited women into a secret society led by self-help guru Keith Raniere in which they were forced to have sex with Raniere and were branded with his initials. Nathan Frandino reports.

UK calls on social media firms to better protect children

Britain's health secretary has threatened to introduce new laws targeting online social media companies if they don't do more to protect children

Syracuse fraternity permanently expelled over racist video

Syracuse University has permanently expelled a fraternity over an offensive video that fraternity members say was intended as satire

DOJ Reportedly Launched Antitrust Investigation…

Verizon and AT&T dominate the industry with around 70 percent of U.S. wireless subscriptions. A new technology might have threatened that.

Melania plans first state dinner for Macrons

The Trump administration's first state dinner is a major moment of diplomacy for the Trump administration, but it's also the culmination of months of thoughtful work and attention to detail by first lady Melania Trump and her East Wing staff. CNN's Kate Bennett reports.

Collusion Accusations Hit Telecom's 2 Biggest…

The word "collusion" is being bandied about again, but this time it involves the world of telecommunications, not DC . Verizon, AT&T, and standards group GSMA tell the AP the Justice Department has opened up an antitrust probe to see if they worked together to make it more difficult for consumers...

CIA facing questions over Gina Haspel tweets

The CIA is facing questions after tweeting their support for Mike Pompeo's potential replacement as director, Gina Haspel.

Feds Admit to Hush-Hush Policy on US Border

Border agents are separating immigrants from their children—a plan once floated by the Trump administration—despite denials that the policy was underway, the New York Times reports. With Congress seeking official numbers on immigrant/child separation along the southwest border and officials refusing to provide it, the Times dug up...

Pulitzer honoree is latest to win after leaving…

A Virginia photographer who won the Pulitzer Prize for a photo of a fatal car attack the day of a white nationalist rally is the latest in a series of newspaper employees who have won journalism's top honor but left the struggling industry