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    Trump admits it 'certainly looks' like Khashoggi is dead

    Trump admits it 'certainly looks' like Khashoggi is dead


    President Donald Trump on Thursday said he believes Jamal Khashoggi is dead, more than two weeks after the Saudi journalist entered a Saudi consulate in Turkey never to be seen...

    President Donald Trump on Thursday said he believes Jamal Khashoggi is dead, more than two weeks after the Saudi journalist entered a Saudi consulate in Turkey never to be seen again.
    Bolton and Kelly have heated shouting match, sparking resignation fears

    Bolton and Kelly have heated shouting match, sparking resignation fears


    A heated argument in the West Wing between chief of staff John Kelly and national security adviser John Bolton over a recent surge in border crossings turned into a shouting match Thursday, two sources familiar with the argument told...

    A heated argument in the West Wing between chief of staff John Kelly and national security adviser John Bolton over a recent surge in border crossings turned into a shouting match Thursday, two sources familiar with the argument told CNN.
    A cryptic 911 call, slain parents and a missing girl: Where is Jayme Closs?

    A cryptic 911 call, slain parents and a missing girl: Where is Jayme Closs?


    Jayme Closs was likely at her family's Wisconsin home when her parents were shot dead, and she vanished moments later, investigators believe. The 13-year-old's whereabouts and safety are still in question as a search for her enters a fourth...

    Jayme Closs was likely at her family's Wisconsin home when her parents were shot dead, and she vanished moments later, investigators believe. The 13-year-old's whereabouts and safety are still in question as a search for her enters a fourth day.
    How the Khashoggi disappearance is playing out in Riyadh

    How the Khashoggi disappearance is playing out in Riyadh


    With every claim from Turkey detailing more lurid details in the alleged murder of Jamal Khashoggi, Saudi Arabia's media bends further forward -- risking a face plant in its efforts to kowtow to a different...

    With every claim from Turkey detailing more lurid details in the alleged murder of Jamal Khashoggi, Saudi Arabia's media bends further forward -- risking a face plant in its efforts to kowtow to a different reality.
    US-China trade war 'will trigger recession by 2020'

    US-China trade war 'will trigger recession by 2020'


    Take a trade war with China, mix in frosty economic relations with Canada and Europe, add in Federal Reserve rate hikes and here's what you get: A recession by...

    Take a trade war with China, mix in frosty economic relations with Canada and Europe, add in Federal Reserve rate hikes and here's what you get: A recession by 2020.
    Rare eye condition behind da Vinci's genius, research claims

    Rare eye condition behind da Vinci's genius, research claims


    A rare eye condition helped Leonardo da Vinci paint distance and depth of objects on flat surfaces with the accuracy which he became famous for, new research...

    A rare eye condition helped Leonardo da Vinci paint distance and depth of objects on flat surfaces with the accuracy which he became famous for, new research claims.
    Source says intel officer with close ties to crown prince was fully aware of 'the plot' of Khashoggi operation

    Source says intel officer with close ties to crown prince was fully aware of 'the plot' of Khashoggi operation


    Security camera images that purport to show the movements of one of the 15 Saudi men believed by Turkish authorities to be connected to the disappearance and apparent death of a Saudi journalist were published Thursday by a Turkish...

    Security camera images that purport to show the movements of one of the 15 Saudi men believed by Turkish authorities to be connected to the disappearance and apparent death of a Saudi journalist were published Thursday by a Turkish newspaper.
    Jamal Khashoggi's final words

    Jamal Khashoggi's final words


    The Washington Post has published what the newspaper describes as the "last piece" written by missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, who was allegedly killed and dismembered in his country's consulate in Istanbul earlier this...

    The Washington Post has published what the newspaper describes as the "last piece" written by missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, who was allegedly killed and dismembered in his country's consulate in Istanbul earlier this month.
    US Army General survives attack that killed top Afghan police chief

    US Army General survives attack that killed top Afghan police chief


    The powerful police chief of Kandahar province in Afghanistan was killed Thursday in an attack following a security meeting with the top US commander in the city, three Afghan officials told...

    The powerful police chief of Kandahar province in Afghanistan was killed Thursday in an attack following a security meeting with the top US commander in the city, three Afghan officials told CNN.
    Crimea school attack: Russians blame Western culture

    Crimea school attack: Russians blame Western culture


    As Russians struggle to come to terms with a horrific US-style school shooting in Crimea, which has left at least 20 people dead and dozens injured, Kremlin-controlled media are blaming the "corrupting influence" of the West for inspiring the...

    As Russians struggle to come to terms with a horrific US-style school shooting in Crimea, which has left at least 20 people dead and dozens injured, Kremlin-controlled media are blaming the "corrupting influence" of the West for inspiring the attack.
    Meghan and Harry talk baby names on Melbourne tram

    Meghan and Harry talk baby names on Melbourne tram


    The Duke and Duchess of Sussex continued their Australian jaunt with a visit to Melbourne, a ride on one of the city's famous trams and a very brief chat about baby...

    The Duke and Duchess of Sussex continued their Australian jaunt with a visit to Melbourne, a ride on one of the city's famous trams and a very brief chat about baby names.
    EU likely to extend Brexit transition period

    EU likely to extend Brexit transition period


    The European Union said Thursday it is ready to extend the length of the transition period once the UK leaves the EU next...

    The European Union said Thursday it is ready to extend the length of the transition period once the UK leaves the EU next year.
    Mnuchin not participating in Saudi conference

    Mnuchin not participating in Saudi conference


    Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin announced Thursday that he will not participate in a high-profile investor conference in Saudi Arabia amid growing controversy over dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi's disappearance and apparent...

    Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin announced Thursday that he will not participate in a high-profile investor conference in Saudi Arabia amid growing controversy over dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi's disappearance and apparent killing.
    Usain Bolt rejects soccer contract from Maltese champions

    Usain Bolt rejects soccer contract from Maltese champions


    Jamaican sprint star Usain Bolt will remain in Australia after turning down the offer of a two-year contract from a soccer club in...

    Jamaican sprint star Usain Bolt will remain in Australia after turning down the offer of a two-year contract from a soccer club in Malta.
    Serena's coach calls for on-court coaching

    Serena's coach calls for on-court coaching


    Patrick Mouratoglou, the coach at the center of Serena Williams' controversial US Open defeat, says coaching should be allowed at all tennis tournaments to make it more exciting on television and help grow the...

    Patrick Mouratoglou, the coach at the center of Serena Williams' controversial US Open defeat, says coaching should be allowed at all tennis tournaments to make it more exciting on television and help grow the sport.
    Mad cow disease case confirmed in Scotland

    Mad cow disease case confirmed in Scotland


    A case of mad cow disease has been discovered on a farm in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, the Scottish government has...

    A case of mad cow disease has been discovered on a farm in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, the Scottish government has confirmed.
    This Jurassic flesh-eating fish is the stuff of nightmares

    This Jurassic flesh-eating fish is the stuff of nightmares


    A new fossil discovery looks more like an incredibly well-preserved 150 million-year-old Jurassic crime scene. This species of flesh-eating fish is considered the earliest known to do so. And in the same limestone deposits from South Germany, researchers...

    A new fossil discovery looks more like an incredibly well-preserved 150 million-year-old Jurassic crime scene. This species of flesh-eating fish is considered the earliest known to do so. And in the same limestone deposits from South Germany, researchers found its victims, with damaged bodies and fins.
    Viking ship found buried in Norway

    Viking ship found buried in Norway


    Using cutting-edge technology, archaeologists discovered a nearly 66-foot-long Viking ship buried in southern...

    Using cutting-edge technology, archaeologists discovered a nearly 66-foot-long Viking ship buried in southern Norway.
    Facebook builds a 'war room' to avoid 2016 election repeat

    Facebook builds a 'war room' to avoid 2016 election repeat


    Facebook has set up a "war room" at its California headquarters as part of its plans to avoid a repeat of the 2016 election, when misinformation was rampant on the...

    Facebook has set up a "war room" at its California headquarters as part of its plans to avoid a repeat of the 2016 election, when misinformation was rampant on the platform.
    Violent protests at Indian temple over admission of women

    Violent protests at Indian temple over admission of women


    A temple in the southern Indian state of Kerala opened its doors to women for the first time in centuries Wednesday, but no women made it over the...

    A temple in the southern Indian state of Kerala opened its doors to women for the first time in centuries Wednesday, but no women made it over the threshold.
    Why are women chefs treated differently?

    Why are women chefs treated differently?


    In his critique of the 2018 results of the World's 50 Best Restaurants list, the late Jonathan Gold, food critic for the Los Angeles Times, referred to the World's Best Female Chef category as an "unlovable...

    In his critique of the 2018 results of the World's 50 Best Restaurants list, the late Jonathan Gold, food critic for the Los Angeles Times, referred to the World's Best Female Chef category as an "unlovable honor."
    The ideal diet to combat climate change

    The ideal diet to combat climate change


    You may be aware that a plant-based diet can make you healthier by lowering your risk for obesity, heart disease and Type 2 diabetes. Now, a study suggests there's another good reason to regularly eat meatless meals. By filling your plate with plant...

    You may be aware that a plant-based diet can make you healthier by lowering your risk for obesity, heart disease and Type 2 diabetes. Now, a study suggests there's another good reason to regularly eat meatless meals. By filling your plate with plant foods instead of animal foods, you can help save the planet.
    Banksy suggests self-destruct stunt didn't go as planned

    Banksy suggests self-destruct stunt didn't go as planned


    When a Banksy painting "self-destructed" after selling at auction for £1.04 million ($1.4 million) last week, it looked like the perfect stunt -- one that caught onlookers and the art world by...

    When a Banksy painting "self-destructed" after selling at auction for £1.04 million ($1.4 million) last week, it looked like the perfect stunt -- one that caught onlookers and the art world by surprise.
    Japan's long-held global life expectancy reign is ending

    Japan's long-held global life expectancy reign is ending


    Spain will overtake Japan's long-held position at the top of the world's life expectancy table by 2040, while the United States is set to take a big fall in rankings, new research...

    Spain will overtake Japan's long-held position at the top of the world's life expectancy table by 2040, while the United States is set to take a big fall in rankings, new research finds.
    US flies B-52s near contested South China Sea islands

    US flies B-52s near contested South China Sea islands


    Two US B-52 bombers flew near contested islands in the South China Sea Tuesday according to a statement from Pacific Air...

    Two US B-52 bombers flew near contested islands in the South China Sea Tuesday according to a statement from Pacific Air Forces.
    Luang Prabang's latest luxury resort is a design fan's dream stay

    Luang Prabang's latest luxury resort is a design fan's dream stay


    Luang Prabang's rise to become one of Southeast Asia's top luxury destinations for those in search of culture and relaxation was...

    Luang Prabang's rise to become one of Southeast Asia's top luxury destinations for those in search of culture and relaxation was inevitable.
    'Genocide never happened in this country'

    'Genocide never happened in this country'


    As our convoy of white jeeps rattle along the dirt roads through a vast landscape of fertile farmland, it's hard to see any physical evidence of the 392 villages that were burned down in Myanmar's Rakhine State, other than the odd patch of blackened,...

    As our convoy of white jeeps rattle along the dirt roads through a vast landscape of fertile farmland, it's hard to see any physical evidence of the 392 villages that were burned down in Myanmar's Rakhine State, other than the odd patch of blackened, decaying trees.
    Biden hopes Democrats don't impeach Trump right away

    Biden hopes Democrats don't impeach Trump right away


    Former Vice President Joe Biden said he hopes Democrats do not impeach President Donald Trump right away if they take control of the House, arguing they should wait until the conclusion of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation to determine their...

    Former Vice President Joe Biden said he hopes Democrats do not impeach President Donald Trump right away if they take control of the House, arguing they should wait until the conclusion of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation to determine their approach.
    The new 'made in China'

    The new 'made in China'


    By now, it's clear that every global fashion brand wants to harness the massive spending power of China's urban middle class. But Shanghai Fashion Week suggests that there's also a growing force of domestic talent ready to tip the...

    By now, it's clear that every global fashion brand wants to harness the massive spending power of China's urban middle class. But Shanghai Fashion Week suggests that there's also a growing force of domestic talent ready to tip the scales.
    Eerie hum heard in Antarctica ice shelf

    Eerie hum heard in Antarctica ice shelf


    Scientists say this sound could be used to monitor how Antarctica's largest ice shelf is responding to climate...

    Scientists say this sound could be used to monitor how Antarctica's largest ice shelf is responding to climate change.
    Mueller's quiet period has not been very quiet

    Mueller's quiet period has not been very quiet


    Ever since reaching a deal with special counsel Robert Mueller, Paul Manafort has kept the Russia prosecutors...

    Ever since reaching a deal with special counsel Robert Mueller, Paul Manafort has kept the Russia prosecutors busy.
    Officer to kids: 'I could've killed you'

    Officer to kids: 'I could've killed you'


    A Columbus, Ohio, police officer had his bodycam rolling when he approached two young boys with what looked like a...

    A Columbus, Ohio, police officer had his bodycam rolling when he approached two young boys with what looked like a handgun.
    Canada's legalization of marijuana could hurt farmers in poorer countries

    Canada's legalization of marijuana could hurt farmers in poorer countries


    For decades poor farmers in countries like Jamaica and Morocco have risked the wrath of governments and gangsters to grow cannabis as a cash...

    For decades poor farmers in countries like Jamaica and Morocco have risked the wrath of governments and gangsters to grow cannabis as a cash crop.
    Why are we more likely to cry on airplanes?

    Why are we more likely to cry on airplanes?


    Unlike just 25 years ago, it's now hard to find someone who hasn't been on a...

    Unlike just 25 years ago, it's now hard to find someone who hasn't been on a plane.
    Pompeo: Even Saudi royal family is accountable

    Pompeo: Even Saudi royal family is accountable


    After meeting with high-ranking Saudi officials, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Saudi leaders promised a thorough investigation into the disappearance of journalist Jamal...

    After meeting with high-ranking Saudi officials, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Saudi leaders promised a thorough investigation into the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
    The strangest race in Formula One history?

    The strangest race in Formula One history?


    If you were a Formula One fan who attended the US Grand Prix at Indianapolis in 2005, it could be argued you witnessed one of the strangest races in motorsport...

    If you were a Formula One fan who attended the US Grand Prix at Indianapolis in 2005, it could be argued you witnessed one of the strangest races in motorsport history.
    Snubbing the NFL to star in Gay Bowl

    Snubbing the NFL to star in Gay Bowl


    Magic, it seemed, was possible any time Dorien Bryant touched the...

    Magic, it seemed, was possible any time Dorien Bryant touched the ball.
    Lindsey Vonn's long goodbye begins

    Lindsey Vonn's long goodbye begins


    Snow is falling. Mountains are transforming into winter playgrounds. And the world's best ski racers are gearing up for the thrills and spills of a new World Cup...

    Snow is falling. Mountains are transforming into winter playgrounds. And the world's best ski racers are gearing up for the thrills and spills of a new World Cup season.
    The last of Japan's samurai swordsmiths

    The last of Japan's samurai swordsmiths


    At Fusahiro Shimojima's workshop, in the industrial city of Saitama, fires rage in small pits and an earthen floor absorbs the din of hammering. The 44-year-old Japanese swordsmith pounds the nascent blade of his newest creation, sending molten sparks...

    At Fusahiro Shimojima's workshop, in the industrial city of Saitama, fires rage in small pits and an earthen floor absorbs the din of hammering. The 44-year-old Japanese swordsmith pounds the nascent blade of his newest creation, sending molten sparks flying majestically into air.
    Jake Tapper: Are US leaders getting played?

    Jake Tapper: Are US leaders getting played?


    CNN's Jake Tapper discusses missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi and President Trump's defense of Saudi...

    CNN's Jake Tapper discusses missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi and President Trump's defense of Saudi Arabia.