(CNN Business) Google Earth users can now see the striking effect of climate change over the past four decades. Google's latest feature, Timelapse, is an eye opening, technical feat that provides visual evidence of how the Earth has changed due to climate c...
Washington (CNN Business) In his final letter to shareholders as Amazon CEO before he steps down from the role later this year, Jeff Bezos spent much of his time addressing the complaints of critics, both directly and indirectly. Amazon AMZN He specifically...
Washington (CNN) A House committee on Wednesday advanced a bill that would create a commission to study reparations for descendants of enslaved Americans, a major achievement for advocates of reparations as it marks the first time this bill could have a ful...
(CNN) Secretary of State Antony Blinken arrived in Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday in an unannounced visit to the country where US troops have been fighting for nearly 20 years. While meeting with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, the top US diplomat said he "wan...
Chan School of Public Health India Research Center. This will surely create a new wave vaccine hesitancy. But a large number of people had already refused the vaccines outright or adopted a wait-and-see approach early on in the pandemic due to misinformatio...
(CNN) President Joe Biden has resisted signing off on raising the Trump-era refugee cap because of political optics, sources have told CNN. Last week, White House press secretary Jen Psaki said Biden was committed to raising the refugee ceiling to 62,500 th...
What's happening: The Wall Street debut of cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase on Wednesday was a massive success, with the company's valuation at one point topping $100 billion. Shares finished the trading session at $328.28 apiece, lending the company a mark...
(CNN) President Joe Biden's promise to remove US troops from Afghanistan by September 11 is his effort -- each of the last four presidents has had one -- to end America's longest war. The Soviets occupied Afghanistan during the 1980s and ultimately withdrew...
(CNN) The inspector general overseeing a probe into the United States Capitol Police's preparation for and response to the January 6 insurrection is set to detail critical lapses in planning, policies and procedures resulting in the catastrophic failure tha...
(CNN) Thirty-three states have introduced more than 100 bills that aim to curb the rights of transgender people across the country, with advocacy groups calling 2021 a record-breaking year for such legislation. On April 6, Arkansas became the first state to...
New York (CNN Business) America's largest bank is adding some serious firepower to the fight against climate change and inequality. announced Thursday that it aims to finance or facilitate investments of $2.5 trillion over 10 years to support solutions that...
Here are several of the latest developments on the policy debate:GOP senator floats 'sweet spot' between $600 billion and $800 billionSen. Shelley Moore Capito of West Virginia, the top Republican on the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, sugges...
Protesters and police clashed for a fourth straight night Wednesday in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota, following the fatal shooting of Daunte Wright. About 24 people were arrested after authorities cleared protesters around the time of Brooklyn Center's 10 p.m....
The murder trial of former Minneapolis police officer, Derek Chauvin is set to continue on Thursday morning. Defense testimony is expected to resume Thursday. Judge Peter A. Cahill said the defense could finish its case by today and the court would likely t...
Chicago bodycam footage that captured the fatal police shooting of Adam Toledo, 13, will be released on Thursday, according to the Civilian Office of Police Accountability. The materials related to Toledo's March 29 shooting death will include footage from...
(CNN) Maryland's former chief medical examiner testified for Derek Chauvin's defense on Wednesday that George Floyd died due to his underlying heart disease -- not the police restraint. Dr. Fowler also put forth a novel argument that carbon monoxide from th...
On this day, April 15 …1947: Jackie Robinson, baseball’s first Black Major League player, makes his official debut with the Brooklyn Dodgers on opening day at Ebbets Field. Also on this day:1452: Leonardo da Vinci is born in or near the Tuscan town of Vinci...
Former Brooklyn Center, Minnesota police officer Kim Potter "committed an act of war" when she shot and killed 20-year-old Daunte Wright on Sunday, an anonymous protester outside the suburb's police station told Fox News Wednesday night. "I was out here las...
The agency charged with protecting children from abusive homes in Los Angeles County has declined to comment on a case Wednesday in which a mother allegedly brutally stabbed to death her three children. In a statement to Fox News, the Department of Children...
Documents from a California ethnic studies program called on educators to tell students that America is a "system of oppression" built around the idea that "White male settlers" have invaded and "appropriated land," according to a new report. "The language...