Friday, August 17, 2018

Germany has seen a resurgence in far-right sentiment over the last few years, along with the rapid rise of the anti-immigration, anti-Islam Alternative for Germany (AfD). CNN's Atika Shubert reports.

President Donald Trump sought to cast blame for the cancellation of his planned military parade on Washington city council officials, saying they had inflated the cost. Soon after the President tweeted, Washington Mayor Muriel Bowser claimed she "got thru" to Trump about costs for the parade.

The judge in the trial of former Donald Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort said he has received threats during the course of the proceedings. As a result, Judge T.S. Ellis will not be making the 12 jurors and four alternates' names public.

Martin McNair, Tonya Wilson and their lawyer Billy Wilson spoke to CNN's Erica Hill about their son, Jordan McNair, who suffered a heat stroke during University of Maryland football and died two weeks later.

As he left Washington for a political fundraiser in Southampton, New Jersey, President Trump told reporters that DOJ official Bruce Ohr is a "disgrace" and that he suspected Ohr's security clearance will be taken away "shortly."

Disadvantaged children and adults living in shelter homes in the Indian state of Bihar were subjected to sustained sexual, mental, and physical abuse, according to a newly released report that has caused national outcry and demands for reform. Ten people have been arrested. CNN's Will Ripley…

One of Turkey's high criminal courts has rejected US pastor Andrew Brunson's request to be released from house arrest and able to travel abroad, according to Turkey's state-run Anadolou news agency. Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin says the US is prepared to put additional sanctions …

Progressive schools like Saint Peter and Paul Kindergarten School in Ghana are encouraging interactive reading and designing special spaces that encourage reading in classrooms

A team from the Accra Central Library loads a van with books to reach communities around the capital without libraries, stopping at schools, prisons and children's homes.

CNN's Jake Tapper looks back on the White House and President Trump's conflicting explanations on why he revoked former CIA Director John Brennan's security clearance.

A Colorado man faces three counts of murder after his pregnant wife and two young daughters disappeared. Officials said they discovered three bodies they believe to be Shanann Watts and her two children, but are working to confirm their identities. CNN's Paul Vercammen reports.

High above one of the most hotly contested regions in the world, CNN's Ivan Watson was given a rare look at the Chinese government's rapidly expanding militarization of the South China Sea from a US reconnaissance plane.

If you want to visit the Chapel of Saint-Michel d'Aiguilhe, aka, “Saint Michael of the Needle,” you’ll have to climb up—way up. Located in France, the chapel is perched atop a distinct volcanic plug rising nearly 300 feet in the air. Dedicated to Michael the Archangel, the church was commiss…

MIchael Caputo, a former aide to Donald Trump during the 2016 presidential campaign, says Omarosa Manigault Newman's tape of Lara Trump doesn't prove a bribe, but proves that Omarosa is a monster.

Thursday, August 16, 2018

A 92-year-old mother who hasn't seen her son since he was four prepares for their meeting. CNN's Paula Hancocks reports on the heartbreaking North-South Korean family reunions.