(CNN) - The violence seen in Egypt Wednesday is a step in the wrong direction, White House deputy spokesman Josh Earnest said Wednesday.
The administration has been in touch with representatives of the government, he said. The White House is reviewing its assistance to Egypt and has urged Egypt's interim leaders to respect the basic human rights of the Egyptian people, he said.
(CNN) - Jack Germond, the cantankerous political journalist whose brand of shoe-leather reporting made him a legend of the form, died on Wednesday.
He was 85.
Washington (CNN) - Cory Booker already had a national identity before he decided to run for senator.
The media-savvy, tweet-happy mayor from Newark - who easily won the New Jersey Democratic primary for Senate Tuesday - has been known for his man-of-the-people streak, charismatic presence and social media intensity, or as some say, fixation.
(CNN) - Muhammad Ali fought there, daredevil Evel Knievel thrilled thousands there and the Republican Party chose it for their 1992 convention.
It was once the home to the Houston Astros and Oilers – yet those glory days for the Houston Astrodome in Texas have passed, and recent times haven't been so kind to the iconic structure.
(CNN) - First lady Michelle Obama joins several hip-hop heavyweights to fight childhood obesity with music.