News aggregator

Adele surprises fans in Las Vegas with video call after postponing concerts

Entertainment - 53 min 35 sec ago
After postponing the start of her Las Vegas residency, Adele surprised a group of disappointed fans with a video call at Caesars Palace.

Turkish journalist detained after 'insulting' President Erdogan in a TV interview

World - 3 hours 38 min ago
A Turkish journalist has been sent to prison for "insulting" the nation's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

Heavy gunfire heard in Burkina Faso barracks, government denies army takeover

World - 4 hours 29 min ago
Gunfire rang out from several military camps in Burkina Faso early on Sunday, the government said, but it denied the military had seized power.

Ireland's data centers are an economic lifeline. Environmentalists say they're wrecking the planet

World - 6 hours 15 min ago
In the west of Ireland lies a medieval market town, its roots steeped in legend. Beyond the labyrinth of narrow streets of the center are the chimney stacks of housing developments that still puff coal and peat. Past those homes, on the outskirts of Ennis, is an unremarkable but huge plot of land, nestled between a power station and farmland where cattle and sheep graze. This is where a mysterious company has applied to develop a new data center the size of 22 American football fields.

Regina King mourns her son, musician Ian Alexander Jr.

Entertainment - Sun, 01/23/2022 - 01:03
Actor and director Regina King's son, Ian Alexander Jr., has died by suicide, her representative confirmed to CNN Saturday.

Remote nation in the Pacific goes into lockdown for the first time

World - Sat, 01/22/2022 - 16:50
• 'I've got terminal cancer. Here's why I'm prioritizing travel' • 22 places added to 'very high' travel risk list • United Airlines flight to Tel Aviv turns around due to 'disruptive passengers'

Saudi-led coalition denies targeting Yemeni detention center after airstrikes kill 70

World - Sat, 01/22/2022 - 15:22
The coalition led by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates fighting in Yemen denied that it deliberately targeted a detention center in airstrikes on Friday that killed dozens and caused a nationwide internet blackout.

'How I Met Your Father' looks back but flips the script

Entertainment - Sat, 01/22/2022 - 14:30
Hilary Duff leads the ensemble cast of "How I Met Your Father," a nostalgic spin on the sitcom "How I Met Your Mother."

What's getting more expensive

World - Sat, 01/22/2022 - 13:37
Inflation and supply chain snags have sent prices for everyday items soaring, from Tide laundry detergent to new cars. Here's what CNN Business found got more expensive this week, and what might be next.

'Definition, Please' and 'Donkeyhead' explore what it's like to reach adulthood and still feel stuck

Entertainment - Sat, 01/22/2022 - 12:28
In the opening sequence of "Definition, Please," 8-year-old Monica Chowdry is asked to spell one final word correctly before she can be declared the Scripps National Spelling Bee champion.

US Embassy in Kyiv asks State Dept. to authorize departure of nonessential personnel

World - Sat, 01/22/2022 - 09:42
The US Embassy in Kyiv has requested that the State Department authorize the departure of all nonessential staff and their families, according to multiple sources familiar with the matter.

Death of horse tripped while filming stunt for South Korean drama prompts outcry

World - Sat, 01/22/2022 - 01:55
South Korea's public broadcaster has apologized over the death last year of a horse that was tripped during the filming of a stunt, in a case that has sparked outcry from animal rights advocates.

Beijing's Olympic 'bubble' will be the most ambitious Covid quarantine ever attempted. How it will work

World - Sat, 01/22/2022 - 01:45
The Winter Games is just two weeks away and outside Beijing's Olympic venues, the banners and decorations are up. But so too are long rows of metal fences and guard posts, dividing the Chinese capital and barring anyone without an official Covid-safe pass.

Deadly ISIS prison break attempt fuels fears of the group's resurgence

World - Fri, 01/21/2022 - 21:58
At least seven fighters from the US-allied Syrian Democratic Forces were killed when ISIS attempted to break thousands of its fighters out of a Syrian prison on Thursday, an attack underlining concerns the terror group could be quietly resurging.

Canadian high school named after Prince Andrew to be renamed

World - Fri, 01/21/2022 - 21:09
The Prince Andrew High School in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, will be renamed as the sex abuse civil case against the British royal continues moving forward in the United States, school officials say.

Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas welcome their first child

Entertainment - Fri, 01/21/2022 - 20:35
Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas have welcomed their first child.

Almost entire town leveled after explosives delivery truck crash in Ghana

World - Fri, 01/21/2022 - 20:34
At least 17 people were killed in a blast in western Ghana on Thursday after a motorcycle collided with a vehicle carrying explosives, according to officials.

Don't blame Adele. Concert cancellations and postponements will become common due to Covid

Entertainment - Fri, 01/21/2022 - 20:04
Some would-be concertgoers are disappointed Adele has postponed her Las Vegas residency -- just one day before it was set to begin. But last minute event changes in the pandemic may be the new norm, according to one industry expert.

Kate McKinnon is purr-fect as Carole Baskin in 'Joe vs Carole' first look

Entertainment - Fri, 01/21/2022 - 19:34
The first look at Peacock's Joe Exotic and Carole Baskin limited series can only be described with one word: paw-some.
Syndicate content