CNN responds amid new Chris Cuomo revelations from NY attorney general probe into brother

November 30, 2021 at 08:21

Here's what you need to know as you start your day …CNN says it will have 'conversations,' seek 'additional clarity' amid Chris Cuomo revelations from NY AG probeCNN was forced to issue a statement amid the damning revelations of its star anchor Chris Cuomo...

New York man robs woman at knifepoint, is released without bail, steals from another woman hours later: police

November 30, 2021 at 05:18

A New York City man was arrested for allegedly robbing a woman at knifepoint in the subway on Nov. 22, was released hours later without bail and then proceeded to steal an iPhone from another woman on the subway the next morning, officials said. Augustin Ga...

Father of Indiana girl, 2, found dead in river gave ‘conflicting stories,’ held by police: report

November 30, 2021 at 04:15

The father of a 2-year-old Indiana girl whose body was recovered along a river, miles from where he was rescued from a submerged vehicle has been placed on a 72-hour hold without bond after police say he gave investigators "conflicting stories," a report sa...

Education Secretary says safe schools 'require masks,' touts op-ed critical of Florida's anti-mask mandate law

November 30, 2021 at 03:31

After months of legal challenges, heated school board meetings, and confusion among parents, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signed a bill earlier this month that prohibits schools from mandating masks for students. Carlee Simon, the superintendent of one of the...

Trial of Jussie Smollett opens with jury selection

November 30, 2021 at 02:58

(CNN) The long road in the Jussie Smollett case finally reached trial Monday in Chicago, more than two years after police first alleged the actor lied about being the victim of a hate crime and wrongfully diverted weeks of investigative manpower. He has ple...

Waukesha parade suspect beat up girlfriend five months before running her over with his car

November 30, 2021 at 02:32

The alleged Waukesha parade killer was arrested in Georgia for beating up the mother of one of his children — just five months before he allegedly ran the same woman over with his car. Darrell Brooks, 39, was slapped in cuffs May 26 outside the County Heart...

Ghislaine Maxwell was Epstein’s 'partner in crime,' per prosecutors, and a 'scapegoat,' according to defense

November 30, 2021 at 02:27

Ghislaine Maxwell and Jeffrey Epstein "were partners in crime," prosecutors said while introducing their case to the jury this Monday. "Maxwell was Epstein’s best friend and righthand. Pomerantz went on to describe Jeffrey Epstein’s sexual abuse of teenage...

Oakland police to increase presence amid crime wave, city leaders seek to reverse planned cuts

November 30, 2021 at 01:38

The Oakland Police Department will increase its presence amid a surge in violence that has included roving armed caravans, an uptick in homicides and brazen smash-and-grab burglaries while city leaders want to reverse planned budget cuts set to take effect...

Waukesha suspect Darrell Brooks' lawyer in other felony cases moves to withdraw, citing conflicts of interest

November 30, 2021 at 00:27

The Wisconsin attorney for representing Waukesha parade suspect Darrell Brooks Jr. in his Milwaukee County legal troubles has moved to withdraw from those cases due to new conflicts that arose when his client allegedly plowed through a Christmas procession,...

White House 2021 Christmas decorations to honor COVID-19 frontline workers

November 30, 2021 at 00:18

Holiday decorations unveiled Monday for Joe and Jill Biden’s first White House Christmas honor frontline workers who persevered during the COVID-19 pandemic. That is what I wanted to reflect in our White House this year. The first lady, a longtime community...

COVID lockdown-free Florida is top vacation spot for holidays

November 30, 2021 at 00:14

FLORIDA REPORTS LOWEST DAILY CORONAVIRUS CASES PER CAPITA IN NATIONNow, as snowbirds have returned and others are making holidays travel plans, hotels and tourism experts report a noticeable bump. Miami — and Florida — have grown even more popular since bor...

Long Island blast being investigated by cops, FBI over concerns it could be prelude to something else

November 30, 2021 at 00:05

Authorities in New York's Long Island are investigating a blast that left a crater and was felt miles away Sunday. Police are working with the FBI on the probe, to determine whether it could have been a prelude to something bigger. The Suffolk County Police...

DoD denies governor's request and insists National Guard members be vaccinated

November 29, 2021 at 23:51

(CNN) Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin denied a request from Oklahoma's governor to exempt his state's National Guard members from the Pentagon's Covid-19 vaccine mandate. Austin emphasized that the vaccine mandate is a lawful order that promotes "the heal...

Amazon warehouse workers in Alabama will get another chance to unionize

November 29, 2021 at 22:09

New York (CNN Business) Workers at the Amazon warehouse in Bessemer, Alabama, will have another chance to unionize after a federal labor official called for a new vote Monday. The ruling by a regional director of the National Labor Relations Board was made...

Heidi Planck disappearance: Los Angeles cops search landfill for human remains, evidence of missing woman

November 29, 2021 at 22:03

Authorities in Los Angeles County began searching a landfill Monday for evidence related to the disappearance of a woman who vanished in October. Detectives with the Los Angeles Police Department, along with other agencies, served a search warrant for a spe...

Daunte Wright estate faces third lawsuit from woman he allegedly choked at gunpoint in attempted robbery

November 29, 2021 at 21:50

The estate of Daunte Wright, a 20-year-old Black man fatally shot by a White police officer during an April traffic stop, was slapped with a third lawsuit on Monday – this time on behalf of a woman whom Wright allegedly choked and attempted to rob at gunpoi...

Bill Cosby prosecutors ask Supreme Court to revive case after ruling that freed him

November 29, 2021 at 21:23

Pennsylvania prosecutors asked the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday to overturn a ruling that reversed Bill Cosby's conviction for sexual assault. Cosby had served more than two years of a 10-year sentence when the state's highest court tossed the conviction in...

Expectant mothers with sexually transmitted infections are more likely to give birth prematurely, study finds

November 29, 2021 at 21:05

(CNN) New information on how having a sexually transmitted infection before or during pregnancy can affect newborns is emerging. Preterm birth -- when a baby is born before 37 weeks' gestation -- is the leading cause of newborn complications and death world...

Waukesha Christmas parade suspect Darrell Brooks charged with sixth count of intentional homicide

November 29, 2021 at 20:57

Waukesha Christmas parade suspect Darrell Brooks was charged with a sixth count of first-degree intentional homicide on (today). Prosecutors formally charged Brooks with five counts of first-degree intentional homicide on Nov. 23. The sixth charge was broug...

Death row inmate who survived a botched execution attempt dies of cancer

November 29, 2021 at 20:25

(CNN) An Alabama death row inmate who survived a botched execution attempt in 2018 has died. Doyle Hamm passed away Sunday morning from lymphatic cancer, according to his attorney, Bernard Harcourt. Hamm was diagnosed with the disease in 2014, his attorney...