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    How snow differs from freezing rain and sleet

    How snow differs from freezing rain and sleet


    Snow, sleet and freezing rain are all forms of winter precipitation. CNN's Jennifer Gray explains what sets these weather conditions apart. ...

    Snow, sleet and freezing rain are all forms of winter precipitation. CNN's Jennifer Gray explains what sets these weather conditions apart.
    Teen makes $35,000 in four days plowing snow

    Teen makes $35,000 in four days plowing snow


    Seattle has been suffering through its snowiest February in 70 years, with accumulations of up to 10 inches in some places. But all that white has meant green for one young man with a snowplow, who says he made $35,000 in four days. ...

    Seattle has been suffering through its snowiest February in 70 years, with accumulations of up to 10 inches in some places. But all that white has meant green for one young man with a snowplow, who says he made $35,000 in four days.
    Much of eastern US to get snow, sleet or freezing rain

    Much of eastern US to get snow, sleet or freezing rain


    A potent winter storm is poised to deliver a mixture of snow, sleet, freezing rain and possible flooding across much of the eastern United States through Thursday. ...

    A potent winter storm is poised to deliver a mixture of snow, sleet, freezing rain and possible flooding across much of the eastern United States through Thursday.
    El Niño is weak, but can still cause problems, forecasters say

    El Niño is weak, but can still cause problems, forecasters say


    El Niño can have major implications for weather patterns across the globe. On Thursday morning, NOAA announced that El Niño is here and issued an El Niño Advisory. ...

    El Niño can have major implications for weather patterns across the globe. On Thursday morning, NOAA announced that El Niño is here and issued an El Niño Advisory.
    Trump's loyalty obsession could put him in peril

    Trump's loyalty obsession could put him in peril


    President Donald Trump's craving for loyalty from his top law enforcement officials and alleged efforts to topple those whom he perceives as threats could be leading him into deep trouble -- and even put his presidency in peril. ...

    President Donald Trump's craving for loyalty from his top law enforcement officials and alleged efforts to topple those whom he perceives as threats could be leading him into deep trouble -- and even put his presidency in peril.
    Andrew McCabe: 'It's possible' Trump is a Russian asset

    Andrew McCabe: 'It's possible' Trump is a Russian asset


    Former acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe said Tuesday it is possible President Donald Trump is a Russian asset. ...

    Former acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe said Tuesday it is possible President Donald Trump is a Russian asset.
    Billionaire who wants to impeach Trump targets Democrats

    Billionaire who wants to impeach Trump targets Democrats


    Billionaire Tom Steyer is leading a campaign to push high-profile House Democrats, including House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler (D-NY), to investigate the actions of the Trump administration and begin impeachment hearings. ...

    Billionaire Tom Steyer is leading a campaign to push high-profile House Democrats, including House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler (D-NY), to investigate the actions of the Trump administration and begin impeachment hearings.
    Attorneys for teen in MAGA hat video file lawsuit against the Washington Post

    Attorneys for teen in MAGA hat video file lawsuit against the Washington Post


    Attorneys for a Kentucky high school student who was at the center of a viral video controversy are suing the Washington Post, seeking $250 million in damages. ...

    Attorneys for a Kentucky high school student who was at the center of a viral video controversy are suing the Washington Post, seeking $250 million in damages.
    John Avlon: Socialism's history is easy to overlook

    John Avlon: Socialism's history is easy to overlook


    CNN's John Avlon defines socialism and how its history influences American perception of it. ...

    CNN's John Avlon defines socialism and how its history influences American perception of it.
    Ginsburg delivers first opinion since cancer surgery in excessive fines case

    Ginsburg delivers first opinion since cancer surgery in excessive fines case


    The Supreme Court unanimously held on Wednesday that the 8th Amendment's prohibition on excessive fines applies to state and local governments, in addition to the federal government ...

    The Supreme Court unanimously held on Wednesday that the 8th Amendment's prohibition on excessive fines applies to state and local governments, in addition to the federal government
    Virginians want Northam to stay, poll finds

    Virginians want Northam to stay, poll finds


    Virginians are more likely to want their governor and attorney general to remain in office rather than resign over their past appearances in blackface, but they are split over whether their lieutenant governor should step down in light of sexual assault...

    Virginians are more likely to want their governor and attorney general to remain in office rather than resign over their past appearances in blackface, but they are split over whether their lieutenant governor should step down in light of sexual assault allegations, a new Quinnipiac University poll finds.
    Meet the dogs of 2020 candidates

    Meet the dogs of 2020 candidates


    Sit! Stay! Run! Meet the dogs of candidates running for President. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on the dogs of 2020. ...

    Sit! Stay! Run! Meet the dogs of candidates running for President. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on the dogs of 2020.
    Sanders raises nearly $6 million in 24 hours

    Sanders raises nearly $6 million in 24 hours


    Bernie Sanders raised nearly $6 million in the 24 hours following his 2020 presidential campaign launch, his campaign said Wednesday, a record-smashing debut that easily outstripped his Democratic rivals. ...

    Bernie Sanders raised nearly $6 million in the 24 hours following his 2020 presidential campaign launch, his campaign said Wednesday, a record-smashing debut that easily outstripped his Democratic rivals.
    Saudi crown prince gifted golden gun

    Saudi crown prince gifted golden gun


    It's not unusual for dignitaries to receive gifts during visits to foreign countries -- perhaps a Cuban cigar or a bottle of French wine. ...

    It's not unusual for dignitaries to receive gifts during visits to foreign countries -- perhaps a Cuban cigar or a bottle of French wine.
    Skier's avalanche encounter caught on camera

    Skier's avalanche encounter caught on camera


    A skier's harrowing encounter with an avalanche was captured by his helmet camera as he was dragged 200 feet down a mountain and buried in snow. ...

    A skier's harrowing encounter with an avalanche was captured by his helmet camera as he was dragged 200 feet down a mountain and buried in snow.
    Climate change claims its first mammal

    Climate change claims its first mammal


    A small brown rat which lived on a tiny island off northern Australia is the world's first mammal known to have become extinct due to "human-induced climate change," the government says. ...

    A small brown rat which lived on a tiny island off northern Australia is the world's first mammal known to have become extinct due to "human-induced climate change," the government says.
    See Ivanka Trump's response when Merkel calls out Trump

    See Ivanka Trump's response when Merkel calls out Trump


    While speaking at the Munich Security Conference, German Chancellor Angela Merkel called out the Trump administration over the President's claim that German cars pose a security threat. CNN's David Sanger discusses. ...

    While speaking at the Munich Security Conference, German Chancellor Angela Merkel called out the Trump administration over the President's claim that German cars pose a security threat. CNN's David Sanger discusses.
    Scientist films encounter with killer whale

    Scientist films encounter with killer whale


    An extraordinarily close encounter between a scientist and a killer whale has been captured on camera. ...

    An extraordinarily close encounter between a scientist and a killer whale has been captured on camera.
    Opinion: We can't ignore Karl Lagerfeld's complex legacy

    Opinion: We can't ignore Karl Lagerfeld's complex legacy


    That Karl Lagerfeld was a brilliant and prolific designer is unquestionable. That his opinions of women's bodies were damaging, archaic and often misogynistic is equally so. ...

    That Karl Lagerfeld was a brilliant and prolific designer is unquestionable. That his opinions of women's bodies were damaging, archaic and often misogynistic is equally so.
    CNN hire stirs controversy

    CNN hire stirs controversy


    A version of this article first appeared in the "Reliable Sources" newsletter. You can sign up for free right here. ...

    A version of this article first appeared in the "Reliable Sources" newsletter. You can sign up for free right here.
    Clergy abuse survivors meet with Catholic leaders ahead of key Vatican summit

    Clergy abuse survivors meet with Catholic leaders ahead of key Vatican summit


    Organizers of a key Vatican summit on clergy sexual abuse met with abuse survivors from around the world on Wednesday, saying afterward that the meeting will help them "better understand the gravity and urgency of the difficulties" church leaders will...

    Organizers of a key Vatican summit on clergy sexual abuse met with abuse survivors from around the world on Wednesday, saying afterward that the meeting will help them "better understand the gravity and urgency of the difficulties" church leaders will face during the four-day summit.
    'Lava waterfall' reappears at Yosemite National Park

    'Lava waterfall' reappears at Yosemite National Park


    Photographers in Yosemite National Park encountered the natural phenomenon known as "firefall" where lava appears to be flowing over a cliff at sunset. ...

    Photographers in Yosemite National Park encountered the natural phenomenon known as "firefall" where lava appears to be flowing over a cliff at sunset.
    Obama roasts Steph Curry over his ankles

    Obama roasts Steph Curry over his ankles


    At the launch of his foundation MBK Rising, Former President Barack Obama talked about obstacles he had to overcome during his childhood. ...

    At the launch of his foundation MBK Rising, Former President Barack Obama talked about obstacles he had to overcome during his childhood.
    Will Smith 'vandalizes' DVDs at library

    Will Smith 'vandalizes' DVDs at library


    Will Smith stopped at a public library to sign DVD copies of his films while shooting scenes for "Bad Boys for Life" near Atlanta. ...

    Will Smith stopped at a public library to sign DVD copies of his films while shooting scenes for "Bad Boys for Life" near Atlanta.
    The subtle art of calling in sick

    The subtle art of calling in sick


    You've spent the night in the bathroom after eating some questionable takeout food, and you're still feeling queasy. What are you going to tell your boss? ...

    You've spent the night in the bathroom after eating some questionable takeout food, and you're still feeling queasy. What are you going to tell your boss?
    The real barrier for future female CEOs

    The real barrier for future female CEOs


    Seemingly small moments can make a big difference when it comes to advancing your career. ...

    Seemingly small moments can make a big difference when it comes to advancing your career.
    How to prove you have management potential

    How to prove you have management potential


    Management skills are essential to climbing the career ladder, but you don't have to be sitting at the top of the org chart to be a leader in the office. ...

    Management skills are essential to climbing the career ladder, but you don't have to be sitting at the top of the org chart to be a leader in the office.
    When companies publish their salaries, women win

    When companies publish their salaries, women win


    When companies are willing to make salary information public, the data can often expose existing inequalities or gaps between employees of different backgrounds. ...

    When companies are willing to make salary information public, the data can often expose existing inequalities or gaps between employees of different backgrounds.
    Entrepreneur couldn't get his mind off cowboy boots

    Entrepreneur couldn't get his mind off cowboy boots


    Born and raised in Texas, 31-year-old Paul Hedrick has faithfully worn cowboy boots since his college years. ...

    Born and raised in Texas, 31-year-old Paul Hedrick has faithfully worn cowboy boots since his college years.
    For nearly 2 decades, Grand Canyon tourists were exposed to radiation beyond the federal limit

    For nearly 2 decades, Grand Canyon tourists were exposed to radiation beyond the federal limit


    Uranium ore stored at the Grand Canyon National Park museum may have exposed visitors and workers to elevated levels of radiation, according to the park's safety, health and wellness manager. ...

    Uranium ore stored at the Grand Canyon National Park museum may have exposed visitors and workers to elevated levels of radiation, according to the park's safety, health and wellness manager.
    Kate Beckinsale is clapping back over Pete Davidson

    Kate Beckinsale is clapping back over Pete Davidson


    Kate Beckinsale hasn't confirmed she's dating Pete Davidson, but you better respect the fact that she might be. ...

    Kate Beckinsale hasn't confirmed she's dating Pete Davidson, but you better respect the fact that she might be.
    Toddler with corn dog goes viral for Beyoncé dance

    Toddler with corn dog goes viral for Beyoncé dance


    An almost two-year-old girl has gone viral after her uncle posted a video to Twitter showing her dance moves to Beyoncé's hit "Crazy In Love." ...

    An almost two-year-old girl has gone viral after her uncle posted a video to Twitter showing her dance moves to Beyoncé's hit "Crazy In Love."
    Martina Navratilova dropped by LGBT group

    Martina Navratilova dropped by LGBT group


    An LGBT group has cut ties with tennis great Martina Navratilova after she said it was a form of "cheating" for transgender women to be allowed to compete in women's sport. ...

    An LGBT group has cut ties with tennis great Martina Navratilova after she said it was a form of "cheating" for transgender women to be allowed to compete in women's sport.
    The stock buyback backlash may be misplaced

    The stock buyback backlash may be misplaced


    Stock buybacks have come under fire lately, with politicians on both sides of the aisle arguing that the only people who benefit when big companies repurchase their own shares are already wealthy CEOs and other executives. ...

    Stock buybacks have come under fire lately, with politicians on both sides of the aisle arguing that the only people who benefit when big companies repurchase their own shares are already wealthy CEOs and other executives.
    Rubella disabled me. My message to anti-vaxxers

    Rubella disabled me. My message to anti-vaxxers


    "Oh, we're not planning to vaccinate." These are the words a friend says to me in the midst of a conversation about their impending child. ...

    "Oh, we're not planning to vaccinate." These are the words a friend says to me in the midst of a conversation about their impending child.
    The real shock of McCabe's interview

    The real shock of McCabe's interview


    Former Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe set off a firestorm during his "60 Minutes" interview when he said that Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein had initiated a discussion "about how many Cabinet officials might support" removing President Donald...

    Former Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe set off a firestorm during his "60 Minutes" interview when he said that Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein had initiated a discussion "about how many Cabinet officials might support" removing President Donald Trump from office by using the 25th Amendment. This has prompted outrage among the President's supporters, who see this as nothing short of an attempted coup. Senator Lindsey Graham, chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee, has even promised to commence hearings into the matter.
    The solution to Ocasio-Cortez's viral takedown

    The solution to Ocasio-Cortez's viral takedown


    US Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's withering viral takedown of just how easily deep-pocketed donors dominate politics was like watching a prosecutor lay into a campaign finance system that has no defense. ...

    US Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's withering viral takedown of just how easily deep-pocketed donors dominate politics was like watching a prosecutor lay into a campaign finance system that has no defense.
    Why Joe Biden shouldn't run for president

    Why Joe Biden shouldn't run for president


    Former Vice President Joe Biden is not the right Democratic candidate for 2020. And yet, he may soon enter the Democratic race. ...

    Former Vice President Joe Biden is not the right Democratic candidate for 2020. And yet, he may soon enter the Democratic race.
    Oscars predictions

    Oscars predictions


    An unprecedented lack of consensus among the guilds representing actors, directors, writers and producers has flummoxed Oscar prognosticators, with more genuine uncertainty surrounding the best picture race than is usually the case this close to Sunday's...

    An unprecedented lack of consensus among the guilds representing actors, directors, writers and producers has flummoxed Oscar prognosticators, with more genuine uncertainty surrounding the best picture race than is usually the case this close to Sunday's ceremony.
    How Felicity Jones stepped into 'notorious' shoes

    How Felicity Jones stepped into 'notorious' shoes


    Felicity Jones is, not unlike real-life notorious figure she played in "On the Basis of Sex," a woman of her convictions. ...

    Felicity Jones is, not unlike real-life notorious figure she played in "On the Basis of Sex," a woman of her convictions.
    Michael B. Jordan makes us all look lazy

    Michael B. Jordan makes us all look lazy


    It's late November and Michael B. Jordan is preparing to head overseas. He leaves on Thanksgiving for an international leg of press for his film "Creed II." His travels were going to take him to places like London and Africa. Then his schedule had him...

    It's late November and Michael B. Jordan is preparing to head overseas. He leaves on Thanksgiving for an international leg of press for his film "Creed II." His travels were going to take him to places like London and Africa. Then his schedule had him diving into award season here in the states. March, he said, would bring a breather.
    Regina King aims to give us all the feels

    Regina King aims to give us all the feels


    In one way, we all owe thanks to Sally Field for the wonder that is Regina King. ...

    In one way, we all owe thanks to Sally Field for the wonder that is Regina King.
    Scary never fazed John Krasinski

    Scary never fazed John Krasinski


    It took John Krasinski six days into filming "A Quiet Place" to know for certain that he was onto something. ...

    It took John Krasinski six days into filming "A Quiet Place" to know for certain that he was onto something.
    Lyft cofounder opens up about its biggest competitor

    Lyft cofounder opens up about its biggest competitor


    As ride-hailing competitors Uber and Lyft race toward their impending IPOs, Lyft cofounder John Zimmer isn't holding back about the competition. ...

    As ride-hailing competitors Uber and Lyft race toward their impending IPOs, Lyft cofounder John Zimmer isn't holding back about the competition.
    Chinese hackers are ramping up attacks on US companies

    Chinese hackers are ramping up attacks on US companies


    Hackers in China have significantly stepped up attacks on US companies as the two countries have clashed over trade and technology. ...

    Hackers in China have significantly stepped up attacks on US companies as the two countries have clashed over trade and technology.
    This AI is so good at writing that its creators won't let you use it

    This AI is so good at writing that its creators won't let you use it


    A new artificial intelligence system is so good at composing text that the researchers behind it said they won't release it for fear of how it could be misused. ...

    A new artificial intelligence system is so good at composing text that the researchers behind it said they won't release it for fear of how it could be misused.
    Sanders and Warren give the left a tough decision

    Sanders and Warren give the left a tough decision


    Before Sen. Bernie Sanders emerged as the left's alternative to Hillary Clinton in 2015, many of the same activists who eventually helped lift his primary campaign had a different progressive hero in mind: Sen. Elizabeth Warren. ...

    Before Sen. Bernie Sanders emerged as the left's alternative to Hillary Clinton in 2015, many of the same activists who eventually helped lift his primary campaign had a different progressive hero in mind: Sen. Elizabeth Warren.
    Elizabeth Warren is running as the wonky professor

    Elizabeth Warren is running as the wonky professor


    Sen. Elizabeth Warren was just getting started, when Eric, an apprentice electrician who works in the solar power industry, asked her how the country could move past an "antiquated system of energy." ...

    Sen. Elizabeth Warren was just getting started, when Eric, an apprentice electrician who works in the solar power industry, asked her how the country could move past an "antiquated system of energy."
    Ruth Bader Ginsburg returns to Supreme Court

    Ruth Bader Ginsburg returns to Supreme Court


    Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg took the bench at the Supreme Court Tuesday morning to hear oral arguments for the first time since she announced she'd undergone surgery in December for cancer. ...

    Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg took the bench at the Supreme Court Tuesday morning to hear oral arguments for the first time since she announced she'd undergone surgery in December for cancer.
    Legal challenges to Trump's emergency declaration

    Legal challenges to Trump's emergency declaration


    As President Donald Trump moves forward with plans to build additional physical barriers along the southern border, his administration will have to contend with a slew of lawsuits challenging the national emergency declaration allowing him, in part, to...

    As President Donald Trump moves forward with plans to build additional physical barriers along the southern border, his administration will have to contend with a slew of lawsuits challenging the national emergency declaration allowing him, in part, to do so.
    Trump plans to nominate deputy AG

    Trump plans to nominate deputy AG


    President Donald Trump intends to nominate Deputy Transportation Secretary Jeffrey Rosen to be the new deputy attorney general, the White House announced in a news release Tuesday. ...

    President Donald Trump intends to nominate Deputy Transportation Secretary Jeffrey Rosen to be the new deputy attorney general, the White House announced in a news release Tuesday.