CNN's Chloe Melas discusses how Dwyane Johnson, who is the most followed American on social media, surged box office momentum to unexpected heights during opening weekend for his new Disney movie, "Jungle Cruise."
(The Center Square) – As COVID cases surge around the nation, questions still remain around the origins of the virus, but one Republican study has put forth controversial answers.
Jessica DuPreez talks with John Berman about her 39-year-old fiancé who died from Covid-19. She discusses why they didn't get vaccinated, and how she thinks the shot could have saved the father of her kids.
Rep. Jackie Speier (D-CA), who was shot by members of the Peoples Temple during the 1978 Jonestown Massacre, says she sees similarities between cult leader Jim Jones and former President Donald Trump in the way they use their charisma to connect with disillusioned American and act as "mercha…
There's a real estate boom happening in this small African nation, as local visionaries are making their mark on city landscapes and providing an inside look at an island on the rise.
Former Trump White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows told Newsmax that the former president has been holding meetings with his "cabinet" despite not being president. New York Times reporter and CNN political analyst Maggie Haberman has the details.
(The Center Square) – A legal battle and war of words between Texas Gov. Greg Abbott and the federal government over COVID-positive migrants being released into Texas communities escalated over the weekend.
When Norma Zarlow read a recent Green Valley News account of a pen pal program pairing local teens and seniors at La Posada in Sahuarita, she wrote to share her nearly lifelong friendship forged halfway around the world.
Olympic gold medal swimmer Katie Ledecky sits down with CNN's Coy Wire to discuss the two gold and two silver medals she won for Team USA at the 2020 Tokyo Games.
House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy joked at an event that it "will be hard not to hit" House Speaker Nancy Pelosi with the speaker's gavel if Republicans take control of the chamber in the 2022 midterms and he becomes speaker. CNN's Suzanne Malveaux reports Pelosi's spokesperson and deputy…
Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York tells CNN's Jake Tapper that progressives have "more than enough" votes to block the bipartisan infrastructure deal in the House if the Senate doesn't also pass Democrats' sweeping reconciliation bill.
Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin tells CNN's Jake Tapper that "there should be no quid pro quo" when it comes to the infrastructure compromise and the $3.5 trillion reconciliation package.
Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin tells CNN's Jake Tapper that he still opposes sidestepping the filibuster to pass voting rights legislation with 51 votes.
Director of the National Institutes of Health Dr. Francis Collins tells CNN's Jake Tapper that "I think anything we can do to encourage reluctant folks to get vaccinated, because they will want to be part of these public events, that's a good thing."
Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin tells CNN's Jake Tapper that struggling Americans should get the rental assistance money that Congress has passed but states have not distributed yet.
Republican Sen. Susan Collins tells CNN's Jake Tapper that Speaker Nancy Pelosi should not have blocked some Republicans from serving on the January 6 select committee.
Director of the National Institutes of Health Dr. Francis Collins tells CNN's Jake Tapper that "if you're talking about a small party like I might have at my house for six or eight people who are all fully vaccinated, I do not believe, at this point, we need to put masks on to be next to eac…
On CNN's State of the Union with Jake Tapper, Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York criticizes the White House's "naïveté" when it comes to Republican efforts to restrict voting access.
Director of the National Institutes of Health Dr. Francis Collins tells CNN's Jake Tapper that local officials should be able to decide whether to impose mask mandates in schools.
Republican Sen. Susan Collins tells CNN's Jake Tapper that the Supreme Court "will look at precedent and reach their decision" in a Mississippi case that could topple the landmark abortion rights decision Roe v. Wade.
(The Center Square) – A new Democratic proposal to increase the capital gains tax could cost 745,000 jobs, a study published by the Regional Economic Models Inc. (REMI) projects.
Republican Sen. Susan Collins tells CNN's Jake Tapper that "we really are just about finished" with a bipartisan infrastructure deal.
Republican Gov. Mike DeWine of Ohio tells CNN's Jake Tapper that with the Delta variant now dominant in Ohio, the best way to stop the spread is for people to get vaccinated.
On CNN's State of the Union with Jake Tapper, Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio Cortez of New York criticizes members of her own party for leaving town without extending the CDC's eviction moratorium.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) tells CNN's Jake Tapper the House should reconvene to help extend the recently-expired nationwide eviction moratorium.
Rep. Cori Bush (D-MO) slammed her House colleagues for adjourning for August recess without passing an extension of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's eviction moratorium for renters. CNN's Suzanne Malveaux reports Bush slept overnight on the steps of the US Capitol in an ef…
During a panel discussion on Republican lawmakers' split messaging on coronavirus vaccines, CNN senior political analyst Kirsten Powers had blunt words for GOP members saying the guidance is too confusing.
Video shows a Kaufman County, Texas, sheriff's deputy on top of an 18-year-old woman saying "I can't breathe." The incident is under investigation.
Drew Charter School Head Peter McKnight joins CNN's Boris Sanchez to discuss the measures his school is taking as more than 100 students are quarantining after students and faculty tested positive for Covid-19.
(The Center Square) – U.S. Rep. Henry Cuellar, D-Texas, and Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., are asking President Joe Biden to appoint former Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson to a special executive position to manage the border crisis.
CNN's Elie Honig explains why it's likely that Congress will get former President Donald Trump's tax returns, two years after the House Ways and Means Committee first requested them.
Three years after NASA's Insight Lander arrived on Mars, its data reveals that Mars is larger, lighter and has a more liquid core than previously thought. CNN's Kristin Fisher reports.
Red tide, a toxic algae bloom, has killed more than 600 tons of marine life in Florida. CNN's Nick Valencia reports that the Florida government and environmentalists are at odds over the cause of the bloom.
As stricter rules and mask mandates return, frustration is building particularly among those who are fully vaccinated against coronavirus. CNN's Dan Simon reports how some California residents say they feel they're being punished for the inaction of others.
(The Center Square) – Governors in wildfire country had a message for President Joe Biden and Congress on Friday: it's time for the federal government to step in and manage its forests because their state resources are running on empty.
(The Center Square) – A taxpayer advocate critical of a proposed infrastructure bill in Washington D.C. said some items in the spending plan are duplicative and too expensive.
Boston Dynamics CEO Robert Playter discusses Hyundai's recent investment in the company and the future of robot technology with CNN's Richard Quest.
(The Center Square) – Flash flood watches and warnings are in effect for eight western states that have been battling wildfires over the last several months. After experiencing drought and needing rain, they are expecting monsoon type rains coming from the Southwest, which could turn into mudslides.
St. Louis County public health official Dr. Faisal Khan says he was pushed and called racist slurs after a council meeting about the county's new mask mandate.
(The Center Square) – Up to 1.95 million households across America will owe a collective $15 billion in back rent when the eviction moratorium expires Saturday, the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia estimates.