In his posthumous memoir, "It's in the Action: Memories of a Nonviolent Warrior, " the civil rights leader recalled the infamous showdown with the sheriff that blocked the group. We can never allow violence to defeat nonviolence," he wrote in the memoir, wh...
Astronauts Kate Rubins and Victor Glover Jr. began their spacewalk outside of the International Space Station at 6:12 a.m. The spacewalk will assist with a continuation of upgrades for the space station orbiting Earth. Both NASA crew members are veteran spa...
(CNN) US Secretary of State Antony Blinken called Saturday for the withdrawal of Eritrean and Ethiopian regional forces from the Tigray region of Ethiopia, and an end to killings and human rights violations there. His call came a day after investigations by...
United States Soccer on Saturday voted to end a ban on players kneeling during the national anthem, something they have done to protest racial inequality and police brutality. More than 70 percent of the members of US Soccer's ruling body voted to scrap the...
Some experts say it's also to blame for a recent spike in avalanche deaths. So far this winter season, 32 people have died in US avalanches, according to the Colorado Avalanche Information Center (CAIC). The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (...
And, yes, those famous Disney characters from "Frozen" could really serve as inspiration for hurricane names this year. Three of them -- Ana, Elsa, Olaf -- are on the list of official names in the Atlantic and east Pacific basins, in what could be another a...
Hong Kong (CNN) The Hong Kong authorities charged 47 opposition activists with violating the city's national security legislation on Sunday, in the biggest application of the law since it was imposed by Beijing last year. If found guilty of "conspiracy to c...
(CNN) Three Wichita, Kansas, police officers were injured in a possible explosion Saturday while responding to a call at a vacant home, authorities said. "Just after 4:00 officers were dispatched to check a vacant residence in the area. After making entry i...
(CNN) The Food and Drug Administration gave Johnson & Johnson's Covid-19 vaccine the green light for emergency use on Saturday -- another historic milestone experts say will help get the country a step closer to returning to normalcy. "This is really gr...
Want more inspiring, positive news? Sign up for The Good Stuff , a newsletter for the good in life. It will brighten your inbox every Saturday morning. (CNN) When Teresa Ferrin found a Purple Heart at the Phoenix thrift store where she works, she knew it ha...
To get more information about bone marrow donation, and to find out how you can help Jehvan and children like him, click here . Breathless, shocked, and overwhelmed, Crompton tells CNN she could not believe what doctors were saying on the other side of the...
New York (CNN Business) As more coronavirus vaccines begin to roll out, it may be difficult to know if you're eligible or not, so "Saturday Night Live" tried to help a few lucky folks on Saturday. The NBC variety show opened with Kate McKinnon's Dr. Anthony...
(CNN) On an epidemiological map of the world, the Czech Republic shows up as a tiny island of doom and gloom. A new, more infectious variant of the virus has spread across the country, pushing Czech hospitals to the brink of collapse. As a relatively wealth...
(CNN) Myanmar's military junta fired the country's United Nations ambassador Saturday after he made an impassioned plea at the UN General Assembly for international action to help overturn the coup. State television MRTV announced Kyaw Moe Tun's removal on...
(CNN) The Department of Justice has filed an appeal of a federal judge's decision this week that declared the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention eviction moratorium unconstitutional. Judge John Barker, a Trump appointee in the Eastern District of...
(CNN) Former NFL player Emmanuel Acho will be hosting "The Bachelor: After the Final Rose," replacing host Chris Harrison who stepped aside following a controversial interview. Acho, the host of the YouTube series "Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black M...
(CNN) A second former aide to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is accusing him of sexual harassment, according to the New York Times. The former aide, Charlotte Bennett, alleges that Cuomo asked her questions about her sex life, whether she had monogamous relatio...
"Let me tell you right now, Donald J. Trump ain't going anywhere," Texas Sen. Ted Cruz said Friday. "There's nothing he can say that can make me change my mind about him," Bob Paxton of Ocala, Florida, told CNN. He bragged about his efforts at CPAC, claimin...
(CNN) Two people suffered critical injuries in a 30-vehicle pileup outside of Billings, Montana, on SaturdayThe victims jumped from the Yellowstone River Bridge during the accident to avoid being hit by one of the cars, the Montana Highway Patrol (MHP) twee...
(CNN) The United States is poised to get a third coronavirus vaccine -- this one made by Johnson & Johnson. The Pfizer and Moderna vaccines are both designed to be given in a two-dose series -- the Pfizer vaccine three weeks apart and Moderna's four wee...