Monday, September 16, 2019

In an interview with CNN's John Berman, former White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci said President Donald Trump's Twitter threat that the US is "locked and loaded," after an attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities, has less of an impact because Trump's words show a "predicta…

Israelis are heading to the polls for a national election between Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and rival Benny Gantz, after both claimed victory during a nationwide election in April. CNN's Oren Liebermann reports.

India's northeastern state of West Bengal is a beautiful land of UNESCO-protected mangroves and mountain tea plantations as well as the cultural capital of Kolkata.

Humberto strengthens overnight into a Category 1 storm as it moves away from the Bahamas. Elsewhere across the US, extreme heat extends up to the Canadian border where temperatures will be up to 20° above average. Pedram Javaheri has the forecast.

President Donald Trump called on his Justice Department Sunday to "rescue" Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh after The New York Times published an excerpt of a new book detailing sexual misconduct allegations against Kavanaugh that he has previously denied.

Sunday, September 15, 2019

The Cars were an American rock band that originated in Boston. They became hugely popular in the late 1970s and 80s.

Atlanta Braves outfielder Charlie Culberson was taken to the hospital after being hit in the face by a 90-mph fastball in a game against the Washington Nationals. Umpires called the play a strike, setting off Braves manager Brian Snitker, who came out to argue and yell at the umpires over th…

2020 Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg discusses his "Medicare for All Who Want It" plan, warns that a mandatory gun buyback plan is playing right into the Republicans' hands, talks about the future of the war in Afghanistan and says a person at any age can be "a great president."

Stacey Abrams' advice to her party's 2020 candidates, a preview of this week's state dinner honoring Australia, the Democrats' shift their impeachment focus to corruption, and President Trump lends a hand to Benjamin Netanyahu. That and more in this week's Inside Politics forecast.

Texas Democratic Rep. Vicente González told CNN's Jake Tapper he is shifting his support from Julián Castro to Joe Biden for the Democratic presidential nomination, saying now is the time to narrow the 2020 field and unite as Democrats.

In an interview with CNN's Jake Tapper, Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang said racial epithets hurt, but in the case of comedians, words should be taken in a different light. This comes after Yang jumped into controversy on Twitter by responding to Shane Gillis', a new cast membe…

76 anti-ICE protesters were arrested for blocking traffic in Manhattan during a sit-in at the Microsoft store on Fifth Avenue, a New York Police Department spokesman said. The protesters are demanding the tech company stop allowing ICE to use their technology.

Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) was hounded Thursday with multiple questions about whether the House Judiciary Committee is engaged in an impeachment inquiry. Pelosi pushed back that six committees are and have been engaged the entire year in investigating the President and his administration.

Saturday, September 14, 2019

Jefferson Sharpnack tells CNN's Ana Cabrera how his hot lunch was taken away from him at school on his birthday due to an unpaid balance on his account. When his grandmother realized some other children were in the same boat, she helped spark a change in policy.