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John McCain made secret trip to Syria

(CNN) - It turns out Senator John McCain made a secret trip to Syria last week. A spokeswoman said he made the official but unannounced visit to northern Syria as the campaign to take ISIS' de facto capital in Raqqa…

One $435 million Powerball jackpot ticket sold

(CNN) - It looks like luck was on someone's side Wednesday night. Powerball officials say a winning Powerball jackpot ticket was sold Wednesday night in Indiana. The jackpot was worth $435million making it the tenth largest in Powerball history. The…

Trending Topics with Mallory Hagan

President Donald Trump's administration formally rescinded past guidance on transgender bathroom protections in public schools. Today, #protecttranskids is trending. President Bbama instructed public schools that they must allow transgender students to use bathrooms…

Trump Administration Rolls Back Protections For Transgender Students

   The Trump administration on Wednesday revoked federal guidelines specifying that transgender students have the right to use public school restrooms that match their gender identity, taking a stand on a contentious issue that has become the central battle over…

SpceX Dragon aborts approach to ISS

Cape Canaveral, FL (CNN) - An unmanned SpaceX Dragon cargo ship aborted its planned rendezvous with the International Space Station Wednesday. The rocket launched from Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Sunday. NASA says computers recognized an incorrect value in…

SodaStream recalls 51K bottles that might explode

(CNN) - Kitchen gadget maker soda-stream is recalling 51,000 carbonating bottles. The reason? They may explode! The Consumer Product Safety Commission says the bottles can burst under pressure. No injuries have been reported from the issue. The bottles in question…

Urban Outfitters selling $45 AOL t-shirt

(CNN) - Urban Outfitters is bringing back a blast from the past. The shirt features the old AOL logo. And while AOL is still a company, the old logo is typically associated to the dial-up internet days of the past.…

Dylann Roof stopped at 2nd church night of shooting

(CNN) - The man behind the deadly shooting at a North Charleston church, stopped at another before being captured. According to GPS data presented in court, Roof stopped at the Branch AME Church after killing nine people at Emanuel AME,…

Apple's $5B Spaceship Campus Opens in April

(CNN) - Apple plans to open its new massive campus to employees and visitors in April. This is a glimpse of the 175-acre "Apple Park" campus in Cupertino, California. It includes a nearly three-million square foot main building made from…

Amazon lowers free shipping minimum

(CNN) - The battle between Amazon and Walmart is heating up. Amazon has lowered its free shipping minimum for non-prime members $49.00 to $35.00 Amazon didn't specify exactly when the minimum was lowered, but did say the change happened "recently."…

Trending Topics with Mallory Hagan

British journalist, Milo Yiannopoulos, is the hot topic in discussion. The internet has been buzzing over the last 24 hours, with the hashtag #MiloYiannopoulos. Yiannapolis resigned from his position at Breitbart news on Tuesday. You may remember him as the…

Republicans postpone settling Obamacare subsidies lawsuit

(CNN) - It looks like the Trump administration and House Republicans may have to stick with Obamacare longer than they hoped. Both are calling for at least three months to decide whether to temporarily fund Obamacare's cost-sharing subsidies, according to…

Activists Hang "Refugees Welcome" Banner on the Statue of Liberty

(CNN) - Activists hung a giant "refugees welcome" banner on the base of the Statue of Liberty Tuesday. Calling themselves "Alt Lady Liberty," they oppose president Trump's executive actions against immigrants. Two weeks ago, a Seattle judge blocked the actions,…

Apple's new avatar patent resembles Bitmoji

(CNN) - Something already popular might be the next big thing for Apple... Cartoon avatars. The latest patent for the tech company is the "Avatar Editing Environment." It looks similar to Bitmoji; those mobile stickers that are customized to look…

Wednesday's Powerball lottery grand prize stands at $402 million

(CNN) - Feeling lucky? The jackpot keeps growing for the Powerball lottery. No one won Saturday's multi-state drawing, so the top prize for Wednesday night's Powerball is $403 million. Whoever wins the jackpot can choose to take their winnings either…

Trump Administration Issues New Immigration Enforcement Policies

The Trump administration on Tuesday sought to allay growing fears among immigrant communities over wide-ranging new directives to ramp up enforcement against illegal immigrants, insisting the measures are not intended to produce “mass deportations.” Federal officials cautioned that many of…

Burger King owner buys Popeyes for nearly $2B

(CNN) - A major deal in the world of fast food restaurants. Restaurant brands international, which owns Burger King and coffee-shop chain Tim Hortons, says it has agreed to buy fast-food chicken giant Popeyes for $1.8 billion. Restaurant brands says…

Wells Fargo fired four senior employees

(CNN) - Wells Fargo has fired four senior managers for ties to phony account scandal. The bank admitted last fall that it created as many as 2 million fake accounts between 2011 and 2015. Since then, Wells Fargo has been…

Health: New study shows, too much protein may be bad

A healthy diet should go heavy on lean proteins, and complex carbohydrates with limited amounts of fat and sugar, but a new study shows that too much protein could be bad for you, especially for women…

Trump, Kasich scheduled to meet Friday

(CNN) - President Trump is set to meet face-to-face with one of his fiercest critics from the campaign trail. Three sources tell CNN that Ohio governor John Kasich is tentatively slated to attend a meeting at the White House Friday.…

David Cassidy says he has dementia

(CNN) - Actor and singer David Cassidy says he has dementia. The former teen idol and "Partridge Family" star revealed his diagnosis this week in an interview with people magazine. The 66-year-old says dementia runs in his family, affecting both…

Trump Chooses H.R. McMaster As National Security Adviser

President Trump appointed Lt. Gen. H. R. McMaster as his new national security adviser on Monday, picking a widely respected military strategist known for challenging conventional thinking and helping to turn around the Iraq war in its darkest days. Mr.…

Uber CEO launches workplace sexism probe

(CNN) - Uber's CEO has ordered an urgent investigation into allegations of sexual harassment by a former employee. In a blog post, the ex-worker says she and other women complained about advances by a male supervisor. But she says the…

Powerball jackpot reaches $403 million

(CNN) - The jackpot keeps growing for the Powerball lottery. No one won Saturday's multi-state drawing, so the top prize for Wednesday night's Powerball is $403 million. Whoever wins the jackpot can choose to take their winnings either in a…

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