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Trump says right-wing voices are being censored. The data says something else

World - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 23:54
President Donald Trump has angrily complained this week about social media companies, repeatedly accusing them of censoring conservative voices and going as far as to sign an executive order Thursday seeking to limit their power. 

Foster kids struggling during the pandemic are getting much needed support from a CNN Hero

World - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 23:39
For many children in foster care in the United States -- there are more than 400,000 -- life is often difficult enough. During a pandemic, it only gets more challenging.

The little lights now packing a deadly punch

Science & Nature - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 23:14
LEDs already light our houses but developments are making them even more powerful.

World's deepest octopus captured on camera

Science & Nature - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 23:09
A "Dumbo" octopus is photographed at a depth of 7,000m in the Indian Ocean's Java Trench.

Chris Rock and Rosie Perez encourage their fellow New Yorkers to wear face masks

Entertainment - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 21:38
Chris Rock and Rosie Perez have a message for their fellow New Yorkers: wear a face covering.

Ice Cube cancels his 'GMA' appearance following George Floyd's death

Entertainment - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 21:13
Ice Cube canceled his appearance on "Good Morning America" on Thursday, directly referencing the killing of George Floyd by Minneapolis police as the reason why.

Prime Minister Boris Johnson outlines UK reopening guidelines

World - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 20:58
Britain will begin lifting coronavirus restrictions starting Monday in a phased approach, the UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson said at a press conference today.

Antarctic ice sheets capable of much faster melting than we thought

World - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 19:25
Antarctic ice sheets retreated at speeds of up to 50 meters (164 feet) a day at the end of the last Ice Age -- about ten times quicker than the fastest retreating sheets of today -- researchers have found.

COP 26: New date agreed for UN climate summit in Glasgow

Science & Nature - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 19:19
The COP26 UN summit, which was postponed due to coronavirus, will now take place between 1 and 12 November 2021.

More than two dozen bankers charged in $2.5B money-laundering scheme

World - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 19:10
The US Justice Department on Thursday unsealed criminal charges against more than two dozen North Korean bankers, alleging they were behind an international money laundering scheme that moved some $2.5 billion in violation of US sanctions.

David Guetta is hosting an epic dance party on an iconic New York City rooftop this weekend

Entertainment - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 18:21
David Guetta hopes to get you on your feet this weekend.

Fresh air, bright lights and no clutter: What makes a pandemic-friendly restaurant

World - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 18:05
Restaurants are starting to open their doors again as states ease pandemic-related regulations.

Ruby Rose addresses her 'Batwoman' departure

Entertainment - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 16:42
Ruby Rose is speaking out to thank everyone who participated in the series she left.

Biggest UK solar plant approved

Science & Nature - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 16:33
Climate change: Go-ahead for controversial solar farm - the UK's biggest

'The Crown' stars Claire Foy and Matt Smith to perform again together

Entertainment - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 15:27
Claire Foy and Matt Smith are reuniting on stage. "The Crown" co-stars will perform in a socially-distanced play at the Old Vic in London this June, the iconic theater announced on its site.

Isle of Wight pterosaur species fossil hailed as UK first

Science & Nature - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 15:09
The University of Portsmouth identified it as a tapejarid, a flying pterosaur from the Cretaceous period.

Perfectly preserved ancient Roman mosaic floor discovered in Italy

World - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 14:04
A beautiful and remarkably well preserved mosaic floor from ancient Rome has been discovered by archaeologists in northern Italy.

Dolly Parton releases new song 'When Life is Good Again'

Entertainment - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 13:39
Dolly Parton has a new quarantine-inspired tune.

Netflix isn't sending any films or talent to festivals this awards season

Entertainment - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 13:30
Netflix will not participate in the festival circuit this season.
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