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There have now been seven minors to die from coronavirus in Florida, including a 9-year-old girl 3 Aug 2020, 10:10 pm

Two teenagers in Florida have died from Covid-19 complications, according to data posted by the Florida Department of Health. The teens were between the ages of 14 and 17, the department said.

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Trump dodges Jim Acosta's question, touts hydroxychloroquine again 3 Aug 2020, 10:53 pm

CNN's Brianna Keilar fact-checks President Trump after Trump again made inaccurate claims about hydroxychloroquine as a treatment for coronavirus.

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Trump uses campaign email to ask supporters to wear masks 4 Aug 2020, 12:46 am

President Donald Trump on Monday sent a campaign email, typically used for soliciting donations, to make a different request of his supporters: consider wearing a mask.

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Trump criticizes Birx after she issues coronavirus warnings 3 Aug 2020, 10:39 pm

President Donald Trump criticized Dr. Deborah Birx in a Monday tweet after she warned the pandemic is "extraordinarily widespread" in the US.

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Teacher: I may have signed death warrant by voting for Trump 3 Aug 2020, 4:44 pm

Nancy Shively, an Oklahoma teacher, voted for Trump in 2016. Now, amid a heated debate on reopening schools and watching his response to the pandemic, she says she fears for her life.

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Right-wing media focuses on 'imaginary controversy' suggesting Biden won't debate Trump 4 Aug 2020, 4:08 am

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

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Fox News' Hannity sells 'priority access' to his new book to raise money for Trump's re-election 4 Aug 2020, 3:19 am

Fox News host Sean Hannity is helping the Republican National Committee raise money for President Trump's re-election campaign, despite network rules supposedly barring employees from participating in campaign events.

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Nancy Pelosi explains her 'lack of confidence' in Dr. Birx 3 Aug 2020, 3:04 pm

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi addresses her recent criticisms that she doesn't have confidence in Dr. Deborah Birx's handling of the Covid-19 pandemic.

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As nation grapples with crisis, McConnell and Schumer aren't negotiating with each other 4 Aug 2020, 3:04 am

In the months since Congress has tried to respond to the coronavirus outbreak, the two most powerful players in the Senate have rarely engaged directly in talks with one another about the legislative response -- instead, often trading openly hostile barbs during this high-stakes election year.

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Fact check: Another Trump briefing, more Trump falsehoods on coronavirus and voting 4 Aug 2020, 1:48 am

President Donald Trump's Monday afternoon appearance in the White House briefing room was replete with the now-familiar Trump fare: dishonestly upbeat assessments of the pandemic situation, a series of inaccurate claims related to mail-in ballots and exaggerations about his own accomplishments. Here are the facts.

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Trump loses ground in election 3 Aug 2020, 9:50 pm

The national political landscape has clearly and significantly shifted in Joe Biden's favor since he emerged as the Democratic Party's presumptive nominee back in March just as the public health emergency was taking hold.

Opinion: The fascinating mystery of Trump's approach to Putin 4 Aug 2020, 2:56 am

President Trump's National Security Adviser Robert O'Brien on Monday invoked Ronald Reagan "looking down on us with a knowing smile" in a Washington Post opinion column under the headline, "President Trump is committed to defending the U.S., and Russia knows it." The President, wrote O'Brien, "has demonstrated to Russia that he means what he says about putting 'America First'."

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They were abandoned by Trump last year. See how they are doing now 3 Aug 2020, 10:10 am

In October 2019, Turkey invaded neighboring northern Syria and the US abandoned its Kurdish allies there. CNN's Arwa Damon reports on the Kurdish community in Syria nine months after the US abandoned them.

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Hurricane Isaias makes landfall in North Carolina 4 Aug 2020, 5:06 am

Hurricane Isaias slammed into North Carolina Monday night, bringing coastal and inland flooding with the storm that is expected to keep moving up the coast.

Census Bureau to halt counting operation a month earlier than expected 4 Aug 2020, 2:40 am

The Census Bureau announced Monday evening that field data collection will end a full month earlier than originally planned.

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Leaked police bodycam video shows new details of George Floyd's fatal arrest 4 Aug 2020, 2:59 am

In partial footage obtained by the Daily Mail from the body cameras worn by two of the now-former Minneapolis police officers involved in the arrest of George Floyd, a panicked Floyd can be seen struggling with officers while in the back of a squad car in the minutes before his death, saying, "I can't breathe."

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Couple dies of coronavirus in same week leaving behind teen son 4 Aug 2020, 4:37 am

17-year-old Justin Hunter tells CNN's Chris Cuomo about losing both of his parents, Angie and Eugene Hunter, to coronavirus in the same week.

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Opinion: The news Trump really didn't want to hear 4 Aug 2020, 12:18 am

Any way you cut it, the Manhattan district attorney's subpoena to President Donald Trump's financial firm Mazars USA is bad news for Trump. And that's why Trump's lawyers are trying so desperately to get the subpoena thrown out.

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Penis microbes may contribute to a common yet serious vaginal infection, study finds 4 Aug 2020, 4:15 am

Ever heard of bacterial vaginosis? It's caused when the normal bacterial flora in the vagina go haywire, allowing "bad" bacteria to proliferate.

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Why a map Trump showed at a meeting may tell a different story 4 Aug 2020, 3:33 am

CNN's Harry Enten tells Chris Cuomo why some states with Covid-19 hotspots are now looking to be key battleground states in the 2020 presidential election.

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Spain's former king leaves the country as scrutiny grows 3 Aug 2020, 7:07 pm

Spain's former king, Juan Carlos I, who steered the nation from dictatorship to democracy, says he's moving abroad amidst scrutiny of his alleged financial dealings.

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Doctor rips people who don't wear masks 4 Aug 2020, 1:36 am

Emergency room physician Dr. Desmond Carson says people who are not wearing a mask, washing their hands, and observing social distancing guidelines are being disrespectful to health care and front line workers who have to deal with Covid-19 every day.

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'SOS' in the sand saves Pacific island mariners 4 Aug 2020, 3:19 am

An "SOS" message written on the beach of a tiny Pacific island pointed rescuers to three missing mariners, United States and Australian authorities said Tuesday.

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Bella twins welcome babies a day apart 3 Aug 2020, 1:24 pm

Talk about perfect timing.

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'General Hospital' star temporarily replaced 3 Aug 2020, 2:07 pm

Sam McCall Morgan will temporarily look a bit different on "General Hospital."

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Gohmert's daughter rebukes him for not wearing mask before coronavirus diagnosis 3 Aug 2020, 11:53 pm

The daughter of Rep. Louie Gohmert publicly rebuked her father for not wearing a mask and ignoring medical expertise before he tested positive for coronavirus last week.

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Anderson Cooper shares how his dog is adjusting to his new baby 3 Aug 2020, 11:53 pm

Anderson Cooper answers viewer questions about his life off-screen, including how his dog is adjusting to his 3-month-old son, Wyatt. Watch Full Circle every Monday, Tuesday, and Friday at 6pm E.T.

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People are outraged over a rice cooking video 30 Jul 2020, 4:48 pm

What was intended to be a comedic video sparked a firestorm of dismay and disbelief, speaking to a broader, long-standing debate about the intersection of food, ethnicity and culture.

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Apple Fire has grown to over 20,000 acres 3 Aug 2020, 4:12 pm

The Apple Fire burning in parts of Riverside and San Bernardino counties has grown to at least 20,516 acres and is 5% contained, the California Interagency Incident Management Team said.

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You can now explore a 2,500 year old shipwreck 3 Aug 2020, 8:52 pm

Greece has opened its first underwater museum off the coast of Alonissos. Attendees can explore the remains of an Athenian merchant ship by sea or by virtual reality.

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FDA's list of dangerous hand sanitizers grows to more than 100 3 Aug 2020, 5:50 pm

The US Food and Drug Administration has expanded its warning about hand sanitizers to avoid, with the list now topping 100.

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Worried parents flock to pandemic pods for schooling kids 3 Aug 2020, 1:29 pm

As coronavirus threatens school openings, parents are taking matters into their own hands and creating learning pods in their own homes. CNN's Laura Jarrett reports.

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Opinion: The other way to hit back at Covid-19 3 Aug 2020, 11:45 pm

Hydroxychloroquine is back! And this time it has brought not only hot-aired discussion but space aliens and demon sperm!

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LAPD officer among dozens seen without masks or social distancing at party for first responders 4 Aug 2020, 4:53 am

At least one of the people attending a party at a bar in Los Angeles on Friday night -- without wearing masks or adhering to social distancing -- is a Los Angeles police officer.

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What Hong Kong's iconic trams and ferries could look like in a post-Covid world 4 Aug 2020, 1:21 am

Hong Kong's public transit system has long been regarded as one of the most efficient in the world, so it's no surprise that a ride on the famed tram, MTR or Star Ferry is a must on every traveler's bucket list.

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Virgin Galactic reveals new jet design that would fly three times speed of sound 3 Aug 2020, 6:09 pm

Virgin Galactic is still aiming to send tourists to space, but the space tourism company is also looking at how to whiz people across our planet as quickly as possible.

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Principal turns 'U Can't Touch This' into Covid-19 safety video 4 Aug 2020, 12:11 am

CNN's Anderson Cooper talks to Childersberg High School Principal Quentin Lee, the principal behind the viral "U Can't Touch this" parody video meant to help students deal with Covid-19 ahead of his school reopening. Watch Full Circle every Monday, Tuesday, and Friday at 6pm E.T.

One of America's most storied brands is no more 3 Aug 2020, 6:13 pm

Sprint was a storied American brand, but it is no longer. T-Mobile, which closed its $30 billion merger with the wireless carrier in April, officially retired the Sprint brand Monday.

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Chipotle is using avocado pits as dye for its new sustainable clothing line 3 Aug 2020, 5:06 pm

Chipotle wants its customers to eat — and wear — its avocados.

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Opinion: My company banned non-compete agreements. Others should, too 3 Aug 2020, 12:26 pm

This year has been a wakeup call. With historic numbers of Americans out of work since the pandemic struck the United States and a renewed conversation about systemic racism highlighting structural power imbalances, it's more important than ever that we create a more equitable and fair system for workers. One way to do this: Ban non-compete employment agreements.

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Indian Americans have stake in VP pick 3 Aug 2020, 5:59 pm

Any day now, millions of phones will buzz with a breaking news alert informing us that Joe Biden has selected his running mate. With President Donald Trump hoping to eke out reelection by relying on a motivated minority of white voters, Biden should select someone who can help him bring together a racially diverse Democratic coalition that represents the future of the country.

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You don't have a right to kill me 2 Aug 2020, 10:53 pm

Cigarette smoking has been banned in various states and countless municipalities across the nation for the simple reason that smokers have no right to kill me or my family with their second-hand smoke. The same philosophy must also apply to wearing a mask to protect others from Covid-19: No one has the right to kill anyone else with their "second hand" germs.

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This is the real issue with Biden's VP choice 3 Aug 2020, 3:50 pm

Joe Biden's top priority in selecting a running mate will be to choose somebody who can help unite and energize the sprawling, restless Democratic coalition and help bring home an electoral victory in November.

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The one mistake Biden mustn't make 2 Aug 2020, 9:44 pm

Joe Biden has promised to announce his choice for vice president in the coming days. While political insiders and members of the media have obsessed over every possible contender, the announcement will likely be forgotten within days as focus will revert to the pandemic and the candidates at the top of the ticket.

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What's behind Trump's bizarre suggestion 2 Aug 2020, 5:48 pm

On the same day that three former US presidents joined in a moving tribute to civil rights hero John Lewis and just after the release of government data showing the worst quarterly plunge in economic activity ever recorded, President Donald Trump tried to seize control of the news agenda with a jaw-dropping suggestion: Consider delaying the November election.

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Trump's hair-raising 2020 battle plan 1 Aug 2020, 9:41 pm

Remember how President Donald Trump used to say, "No collusion," at every chance, to stave off -- among other things -- impeachment? He's now using a similar craft-a-narrative tactic, this time hoping it will help him stay in office: He blasts mail-in voting incessantly.

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Countries once praised for their handling of coronavirus are struggling to deal with new outbreaks 3 Aug 2020, 7:58 pm

They were looked upon as examples of how to deal with the coronavirus, hailed for their no-nonsense approach, their clear messaging, their slick test-and-trace regimes, and the resulting low infection and death rates.

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UK's troubled Covid-19 response got more complicated 3 Aug 2020, 1:09 pm

The UK's troubled response to the coronavirus pandemic became even more confused on Monday, as government guidance seemingly at odds with itself rolled out across England, pushing the four nations of the UK further apart.

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Robotics startup invents smart mask that translates into eight languages 4 Aug 2020, 2:05 am

When the Covid-19 pandemic made face masks an everyday essential, Japanese startup Donut Robotics spotted an opportunity. They created a smart mask — a high-tech upgrade to standard face coverings, designed to make communication and social distancing easier.

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Arab world reaches nuclear milestone 3 Aug 2020, 8:52 pm

The United Arab Emirates has started-up its nuclear reactor, just weeks after sending up the first Arab interplanetary mission to Mars.

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North Carolina TV anchor shares 'surreal' experience of raising newborn while entire family battles Covid-19 4 Aug 2020, 12:49 am

With a newborn in her arms, Molly Grantham was finally home from the hospital, happy to see her two other children showering their new brother with love. But little did they know that those hugs and kisses would lead to the entire family fighting a potentially deadly virus.

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Chicago police have a suspect in custody in murder of 9-year-old boy 3 Aug 2020, 11:25 pm

Chicago police officials announced Monday they have a suspect in custody in the murder of 9-year-old Janari Andre Ricks, who was fatally shot July 31 while playing with friends outside his house.

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Florida removes 5,000 pythons from the Everglades 1 Aug 2020, 6:52 pm

Talk about your unwanted guests.

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A missing teen in Washington was found alive in the woods 9 days after she went missing 4 Aug 2020, 1:24 am

A Washington teenager that disappeared for nine days was found alive in the woods over the weekend, her mother and authorities confirmed to CNN.

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A second Houston firefighter has died of coronavirus 4 Aug 2020, 12:00 am

Another Houston firefighter has died due to complications from Covid-19.

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Beyoncé's 'Black Is King' is a feast of fashion and symbolism 31 Jul 2020, 6:34 pm

There are many quotable lines and lyrics in "Black Is King," Beyoncé's new visual album, which dropped today on Disney+. But two in particular seem especially apt to describe the stylistic feast the artist has created. The first comes three minutes in: "Let Black be synonymous with joy."

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Kendall Jenner opens the doors to her bohemian LA home 29 Jul 2020, 12:09 pm

Kendall Jenner may hail from one of America's most lavish celebrity families, but her Los Angeles home is more toned-down than you might expect.

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'Indian Matchmaking' presents painful truths about skin color and love 23 Jul 2020, 3:51 am

On Netflix's "Indian Matchmaking," marriage consultant Sima Taparia travels the world to meet with hopeful clients and help them find the perfect match for an arranged marriage.

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