August 14th, 2013
11:33 AM ET
12 months ago

White House reacts to Egypt violence

(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.


Filed under: Egypt • Uncategorized
August 14th, 2013
10:09 AM ET
12 months ago

Longtime political journalist Jack Germond, ex-CNN analyst, dies

(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.

FULL STORY

Filed under: CNN
August 14th, 2013
08:37 AM ET
12 months ago

Will the Senate change Cory Booker?

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.

FULL STORY

Filed under: Cory Booker • Senate
Revisiting Houston's Astrodome
August 14th, 2013
07:56 AM ET
12 months ago

Texas officials put fate of Astrodome in hands of voters

(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.
FULL POST


Filed under: Texas
August 14th, 2013
07:30 AM ET
12 months ago

Watch: First lady, Doug E. Fresh drop rap video

(CNN) - First lady Michelle Obama joins several hip-hop heavyweights to fight childhood obesity with music.


Filed under: Michelle Obama
newer posts »