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How two white men befriended the Navy's first black pilot
Jesse Leroy Brown battled poverty and racism to become the U.S. Navy's first black pilot. Faced with death over the skies of North Korea, he became so......
Daughter reads pilot's last love letter
Jesse Brown's daughter reads her father's last love letter to her mother before he was shot down and killed during the Korean War.
Opinion: Women in military finally getting respect
This Memorial Day is the first in which the ban on women in ground combat is history. Last month, West Point celebrated 40 years of women in its ranks......
Putin warns against U.S. missiles
Russian President Vladimir Putin said Russia will retaliate against the placement of U.S. missiles in nearby countries such as Romania, according to R......
Sanders to DNC: Remove Clinton backers from platform committees
Bernie Sanders' campaign wants the Democratic National Committee to remove two Hillary Clinton supporters from key convention roles, accusing them of ......
Trump: I will solve CA water crisis
Donald Trump told voters in Fresno, California that he has a solution to the state's water crisis because there is "plenty of water."
First on CNN: Trump eyeing big stadium for acceptance speech
Donald Trump's campaign is considering booking one of Cleveland's big sports venues for his acceptance speech in July, two GOP sources familiar with t......
Beloved college football coach dies after battle with Parkinson's
After a decade of battling Parkinson's disease, beloved college football coach Don Horton died Saturday morning according to his wife.
Lightning injures 14 in Europe
Lightning struck a group of children and adults Saturday in a Paris park, leaving four people -- three of them children -- with life-threatening injur......
Pakistan: Light wife beating urged
The leader of a Pakistani Islamic council has proposed a bill that allows husbands to "lightly beat" their wives as a form of discipline.
Civil War battlefield looted
The National Park Service is calling part of a Civil War battlefield "an active crime scene" following a series of excavations.


Deadly boat crash in Florida
Two boats collided outside a Coast Guard station in Florida, killing person and injuring two others, authorities said.
Waves threaten Easter Island statues
Higher waves caused by a warming planet are chipping away at platforms that have supported some of the famous statues on Easter Island for more than 5......
Child abduction story producer fired
"60 Minutes" Australia has fired a producer who was involved in a child abduction story that resulted in its four-person crew being jailed briefly in ......
Champions League final 2016

Podcast favorites: Blindsided: ......

Doctors: Move or postpone Olympics
The summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro should be postponed or moved "in the name of public health" due to the widening Zika outbreak in Brazil, mo......
Set on fire at 4, he's learned to thrive
Nearly a decade ago, 4-year-old Youssif sullenly pushed grains of rice through his lips in the kitchen of our Baghdad bureau.

WWII fighter crashes in Hudson River
Pilot William Gordon, who was flying the vintage World War II plane that went down in the Hudson River in New York, will be remembered with a flyover ......
Judge OKs restraining order against Depp
A Los Angeles judge granted Amber Heard a temporary restraining order Friday against husband Johnny Depp, whom she claims has been abusive.


Jamie Lynn Spears 'not just a child star'
Jamie Lynn Spears is ready to set the record straight.
Asteroid affected Antarctic creatures
When a catastrophic asteroid hit the planet 66 million years ago, scientists believed that creatures in what we now call the South Pole fared pretty w......
Mom sent off overpass cradling baby
A Texas woman lost her leg, but saved her 8-month-old son by cradling him when they were thrown off an overpass after being hit by a car.
Tell us about your hero
It's the tenth anniversary of CNN Heroes! And again this year, CNN encourages you to tell us about these everyday people changing the world -- by nomi......
How to win a fight with a shark
Ah, the joys of summer. Getting lost on road trips. Firework injuries. Shark attacks.
Biggest grilling mistakes
We've all seen, smelled, eaten and regretted some mighty bad grilling mishaps over the years, and it's always such a shame. The meat is juuust a littl......
Top 10 U.S. beaches for 2016
On the eastern end of Oahu, Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve offers a white sand coral beach enclosed in a breached volcano.
Summer's grossest health concerns
You are not the only one who thrives in the summer and loves its warm, long days. Bacteria and other microbes that cause food poisoning, diarrhea and ......
Lost hiker: Please call my husband
Geraldine Largay knew she was so very lost that the chances of her making it out of the thick Maine woods were gone.
Football players rally around dying coach
Don Horton was a dad to hundreds of college football players, and now some of them are coming to the dying coach's aid.

Dreaded superbug found in U.S. woman
A 49-year-old Pennsylvania woman showed the presence of a rare kind of E. coli infection, the first known case of its kind in the United States. It is......
Why some couples have more sex
If researchers seem a bit, well, voyeuristic with regard to people's sex lives, there's good reason for it: In heterosexual marriages, the happier peo......
What happens to your body on Everest
"Human beings aren't built to function at the cruising altitude of a 747," the voice in the trailer for the film "Everest" warns. "Our bodies will be ......
Greyhound fails to enforce own safety rule
Passengers later said that they had been fishtailing for miles, according to court documents.


America's top weapons buyer is ...
With the end of the U.S. arms embargo, Vietnam will join a long list of international recipients of American armaments.
Town split over school desegregation
A short jaunt east of the former railroad tracks that used to divide black and white in this town, you could hear cousins Lindell Little and Vell Mays......
Your bridges are crumbling
Nearly 60,000 bridges across the country are in desperate need of repair.
Check out Obama's post-presidential pad
President Barack Obama will lease a home in Washington, D.C.'s Kalorama neighborhood after he leaves the White House next year, CNN has confirmed.
'Manhattanhenge' shines on Memorial Day weekend
Get your cameras and phones ready! The most picturesque sunset is coming to New York City this weekend.
TV ad sparks racism furor
A black man and a young Chinese woman are flirting, as he leans in for a kiss she thrusts a detergent capsule in his mouth and bundles him into a laun......
The week in 33 photos
Take a look at 33 photos of the week from May 20 through May 27.
Aw! Marine surprises son at kindergarten graduation
A six-year-old boy got a nice surprise when his father, a U.S. Marine, returned for his kindergarten graduation.
The U.S. military in action
More than 1.3 million people serve in the five branches of the U.S. armed forces. Add in civilian employees from the U.S. Department of Defense, and y......
100 moments from the Iraq War

Photos shows wounded warriors in a new light
Michael Stokes is showing the world a very different view of America's wounded veterans.
The difference between Memorial Day and Veterans Day
We are here to make sure you don't embarrass yourself.
This lets you paint in virtual reality
Artists, put down your brushes. It's time to step into the world of virtual reality.
A 90-second A-Z of Brazilian culture
On the day that the Olympic flame is lit we shift our lens to Brazil, the host of the 2016 Olympic Games, to bring you an alternative, cultural guide ......
Cram a dream home into a tiny apartment
Like any first-time homeowners, when Andy Knight and Michelle Tennant began looking for a place to settle in Hong Kong, they had a wish-list in mind. ......
The evolution of tennis style
Having begun as a game for the aristocracy in the late 19th century, tennis is arguably one of the most stylish sports.
What it means to serve in the U.S. military
Jessica Gray stands tall and strong, wearing her late husband's Army T-shirt. His wedding ring rests on a chain around her neck, as her arms wrap tigh......
Why China is moving millions to cities

The forgotten children of war

'An outsider on the inside'

This is how Chinese kids get to school
Some kids will do anything to get out of school. Others risk their lives to get there.
Is this Aristotle's tomb?
A Greek archaeologist believes he has discovered the tomb of Aristotle.
Obamas to live here after White House
President Barack Obama will lease a home in Washington, D.C.'s Kalorama neighborhood after he leaves the White House next year, CNN has confirmed.
33 men sought in gang rape
Brazilian police are searching for 33 people suspected in the gang rape of a 16-year-old as graphic video and images of the girl posted on social medi......
Man admits holding teen 9 months
A New Hampshire man pleaded guilty to multiple charges for kidnapping a 14-year-old girl in 2013 and holding her captive for more than nine months.
Man stung 1,000 times dies
Alex Bestler and a friend were on a morning hike in Usery Mountain Park in Arizona, when without provocation, a large swarm of hostile bees attacked.
What's streaming in June on Netflix and more
June is feeling hot, hot, hot with all the streaming options.
'Saved by the Bell' star back in jail
Actor Dustin Diamond, best known for playing the role of Screech on the 1990s high school comedy "Saved by the Bell," has been arrested in Ozaukee, Wi......
Trump, actor reignite feud?
Feud between "Ali G" and Donald Trump reignites. CNN's Jeanne Moos revisits "The Donald's" walk-off.
Clinton attacked over 1975 rape case defense
Hillary Clinton stands by her defense in the 1975 sexual assault case she represented after Donald Trump supporters hurl accusations. CNN's Randi Kaye......

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