Here are some of today’s biggest headlines.
The White House is launching a new effort to slow the speeding Democratic impeachment push, but its noncooperation strategy is being constantly thwarted by a daily stream of explosive secrets being spilled behind closed doors on Capitol Hill.
Updated 3:19 a.m. ET, October 16, 2019 CNN Opinion asked commentators to weigh in on Tuesday’s Democratic Presidential debate for 2020. Follow the commentary here to get the latest opinions and updates. The views expressed are those of the authors. For three debates, Mayor Pete Buttigieg has been proficient but not commanding.
Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton wrote he feels like “giving up on everything” in a series of emotional messages on his social media account Tuesday.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has dismissed US calls for a ceasefire in northern Syria and said that he’s not worried about American-imposed sanctions, or the advancement of Russian-backed Syrian forces toward the Turkish border.
African swine fever has ravaged China’s pig population, and the country’s consumers are feeling the pain. Some are even switching to other meats as the dietary staple becomes unaffordable.
French-South African company Gibela has 10 years to make 600 trains to modernize South Africa’s railways.
The Tasmanian tiger, a large striped carnivore, is believed to have gone extinct over 80 years ago — but newly released Australian government documents show sightings have been reported as recently as two months ago.
Just a day after criticizing Houston Rockets’ general manager Daryl Morey as “misinformed” over a tweet supporting Hong Kong protesters, James said Tuesday he has more pressing issues to focus on at home.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has taken a scenic — and politically significant — ride on a white horse on a snowy mountain that’s considered sacred to many Koreans.
The main opposition party in Rwanda, FDU-Inkingi, says its leader, Victoire Ingabire, is undergoing “psychological torture” a week after she was summoned and questioned by police over a recent attack in the northern region. Ms Ingabire, 51, has denied any links to the 8 October attack which killed 14 people in Musanze district near Volcanoes National Park, a popular tourist spot.
Twelve Democratic White House hopefuls are squaring off for a presidential debate that could be a critical test for the front-runners. Joe Biden is under siege from personal attacks by President Donald Trump, and Bernie Sanders is recovering from a heart attack. Elizabeth Warren is likely to face new scrutiny after surging in the polls.
Insects can be an eco-friendly alternative to meat and have long been part of DR Congo’s cuisine.
The fourth Democratic presidential debate Tuesday night confirmed what has been evident in the polls for some time: Elizabeth Warren has overtaken Joe Biden as the frontrunner in the race for the party’s nomination.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) plans to endorse Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) in the race for the White House, their campaigns said on Tuesday evening. The Washington Post was the first to report that the rising progressive star planned to back the senator.
Rudy Giuliani repeatedly urged President Donald Trump in 2017 to extradite Fethullah Gulen, a Turkish cleric living in exile in Pennsylvania, to Turkey – a move that would have fulfilled a top priority of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, The Washington Post reported Tuesday. Erdogan has accused Gulen, a U.S.
Not even professional digital fraudsters are immune to getting hacked. This was made abundantly clear today following a report by Krebs on Security that an online shop offering approximately 26 million stolen debit and credit card numbers for sale was itself the victim of a hack.
The long wait is finally over. After hours of staring desperately at a black hole, Chapter 2 of Fortnite has landed at last. The official trailer above dropped early Tuesday morning, and it confirms many of the features seen in yesterday’s leaked Battle Pass trailer: a brand new map, motorboats, and – crucially – fishing.
A reliable source in the White House just publicly revealed some shocking and unexpected news: The president is in favor of his impeachment process. The source? Well, it’s none other than Donald Trump himself. So I guess it must be true!