Manafort trial delayed as lawyers huddle with judge

Manafort trial delayed as lawyers huddle with judge


Manafort trial delayed as lawyers huddle with judge

Posted: 10 Aug 2018 08:40 AM PDT

Robert Mueller's team says it's ready to rest its case on Friday against Paul Manafort, Donald Trump's former campaign chairman.

How a currency meltdown in Turkey threatens Europe

Posted: 10 Aug 2018 08:38 AM PDT

The Turkish lira plummeted as much as 17% against the dollar on Friday, deepening worries about the country's economic stability.

For the first time in Marine Corps history, a woman is in charge of an infantry platoon

Posted: 10 Aug 2018 08:37 AM PDT

First Lt. Marina Hierl leads about 35 men in the Third Platoon of the 4th Marines' Echo Company, Second Battalion

Ben Affleck Fast Facts

Posted: 10 Aug 2018 08:34 AM PDT

Read CNN's Fast Facts about Ben Affleck and learn more about the actor, director, writer, activist and philanthropist.

Starbucks is now selling kombucha

Posted: 10 Aug 2018 08:34 AM PDT

Starbucks is brewing up some kombucha. The coffee chain announced it's going to sell its own line of the trendy fermented tea.

After brutal attack on a Sikh man, police chief is 'disgusted' to learn his son is one of the suspects

Posted: 10 Aug 2018 08:31 AM PDT

Union City Police Chief Darryl McAllister was at a community event Tuesday when members of the Sikh community asked him about two recent attacks on Sikh men in California's Central Valley, and how similar assaults could be prevented in their own city.

Barack Obama Fast Facts

Posted: 10 Aug 2018 08:27 AM PDT

Read Barack Obama Fast Facts from CNN to learn more about the 44th president of the United States.

Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei Fast Facts

Posted: 10 Aug 2018 08:25 AM PDT

Read CNN's Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei Fast Facts for a look at the life of the Iranian Supreme Leader.

A teen wanted to auction off a pig for a cancer charity. Buyers kept returning it so he could sell it over and over.

Posted: 10 Aug 2018 08:25 AM PDT

Waylon Klitzman was not sentimental about the animal he raised. But he cared deeply about his favorite teacher and hoped the money from the sale would help her family fight cancer.

2 police officers among 4 killed in Canada shooting; a suspect is in custody

Posted: 10 Aug 2018 08:24 AM PDT

Two police officers were among four people killed in a shooting in Fredericton, New Brunswick, police in the Canadian provincial capital said Friday.

'Manhattan Madam' to testify before grand jury in Mueller investigation

Posted: 10 Aug 2018 08:21 AM PDT

Kristin Davis, also known as the 'Manhattan Madam,' will testify before a grand jury in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation on Friday, her spokeswoman Lainie Speiser told CNN.

'The place is going to burn,' arson suspect allegedly texted before Holy Fire

Posted: 10 Aug 2018 08:17 AM PDT

Arson suspect Forrest Gordon Clark was charged with aggravated arson and criminal threats, among others. Residents are fighting to save their homes as the Holy Fire rages in Southern California.

Idris Elba as James Bond? Fans are shaken and stirred at the possibility

Posted: 10 Aug 2018 08:14 AM PDT

It's that time again when there's speculation that Idris Elba might be cast as James Bond.

This weekend's Saks Fifth Avenue sale offers rare sitewide markdown

Posted: 10 Aug 2018 08:11 AM PDT

The Saks Fifth Avenue sale is running now through Aug. 12. Enjoy 10% off using promo code "10PERCENT" on everything sitewide, including beauty products.

Master project management (and save hundreds) by purchasing an at-home course

Posted: 10 Aug 2018 08:11 AM PDT

An effective project manager is one of the best investments a company can make. For many organizations, these professionals, who are are highly trained at executing multilevel projects and initiatives, help companies run more efficiently, reach goals and thrive in the global marketplace.

Remember Overstock? It's basically a crypto company now

Posted: 10 Aug 2018 08:07 AM PDT

Overstock is going all in on blockchain and cryptocurrencies.

Too cute? Colleges, courts grapple with the role of companion animals

Posted: 10 Aug 2018 07:53 AM PDT

Airlines aren't the only ones trying to figure out what to do when someone wants to bring Hammy the Hamster or Susie the snake on board as a part of their emotional support team.

Trump vows to double steel and aluminum tariffs on Turkey

Posted: 10 Aug 2018 07:50 AM PDT

President Donald Trump said Friday he has green-lit a doubling of steel and aluminum tariffs on Turkey and warned that relations between the US and Turkey "are not good at this time."

Wake Forest assistant coach charged with assault in man's death

Posted: 10 Aug 2018 07:50 AM PDT

Jamill Jones, an assistant coach for the Wake Forest men's basketball team, faces assault charges after he allegedly punched a man in Queens, New York, and the victim later died.

An Arkansas police officer is fired after telling a group of black men 'you don't belong in my city'

Posted: 10 Aug 2018 07:43 AM PDT

An Arkansas police officer has been fired after telling a group of African-American men that "you don't belong in my city."

Must-watch videos of the week

Posted: 10 Aug 2018 07:38 AM PDT

A shark's action startles a scientist, an airliner could provide a "Jetsons"-like journey through the skies, and a teacher can't believe her eyes when she realizes whose gas station bill she paid. These are the videos you don't want to miss this week.

Trump stokes attacks on NFL players who protest

Posted: 10 Aug 2018 07:36 AM PDT

President Donald Trump railed against NFL players who protested at Thursday night's preseason games, saying the players are outraged about "something that most of them are unable to define."

'Crazy Rich Asians' stars explain why the film should be allowed to fail

Posted: 10 Aug 2018 07:24 AM PDT

"Crazy Rich Asians" cast members Awkwafina, Nico Santos, Ronny Chieng and Janice Koh are hyperaware there's a lot riding on the success of their film.

'Leave immediately': US Navy plane warned over South China Sea

Posted: 10 Aug 2018 07:20 AM PDT

High above one of the most hotly contested regions in the world, CNN was given a rare look Friday at the Chinese government's rapidly expanding militarization of the South China Sea from a US reconnaissance plane.

Kobach says he'll recuse himself as vote count discrepancies found in Kansas GOP primary

Posted: 10 Aug 2018 07:03 AM PDT

The Kansas Republican governor's race between Secretary of State Kris Kobach and incumbent Gov. Jeff Colyer remains in a dead heat on Friday, with Kobach clinging to a 0.04 percentage point lead as his office sorts through reports of inaccurate tallies from several counties and begins to add provisional and absentee ballots to the state's results.

Kimmel's question on Trump leaves Kanye West stumped

Posted: 10 Aug 2018 07:01 AM PDT

The rapper opened up on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" about fashion, his mental health and President Donald Trump, although he seemed at a loss for words at one point about the latter.

These eco-friendly sneakers may be the comfiest shoes you'll ever own

Posted: 10 Aug 2018 06:46 AM PDT

Allbirds sneakers, which have been dubbed "the world's most comfortable shoe," live up to the claim.

Man stumbles upon rare 25-million-year-old teeth of mega-toothed shark

Posted: 10 Aug 2018 06:45 AM PDT

Amateur fossil enthusiast Phil Mullaly knew he had found something special when he spotted something glimmering in a boulder.

We need to talk about Alex Jones

Posted: 10 Aug 2018 06:36 AM PDT

YouTube, Facebook and Apple have taken steps to remove content associated with InfoWars and its founder Alex Jones. CNN Opinion asked a group of contributors to weigh in on the implications for both free and commercial speech and what it means in the political moment.

'Ordeal by Innocence' spins Agatha Christie into juicy miniseries

Posted: 10 Aug 2018 06:36 AM PDT

'Agatha Christie's Ordeal by Innocence' review: Amazon delivers juicy miniseries based on mystery novel, featuring Bill Nighy, Matthew Goode