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HHS Secretary Price: No business trips on private planes while matter is reviewed

<b>(CNN) —</b> Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price will not use private jets for government business while the practice is under investigation, he told Fox News on Saturday.<p>Price defended the taxpayer-funded trips, saying they were subject to approval by the department's lawyers.<p>"We've heard the …

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Tapper: Trump's staff admits what he won't

President Donald Trump again called into question Russia's meddling in the 2016 election, a claim that has been contradicted by Trump's own staff.

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The week in politics

<b>(CNN) —</b> Take a look at the week in politics from September 17 to September 23.<p>President Donald Trump attends a meeting of the UN General Assembly. It was his first appearance at the annual geopolitical gathering at the headquarters in New York City.<p>Sen. John McCain speaks to reporters on Capitol …

UN General Assembly

Iran unveils new long-range ballistic missile

<b>(CNN) —</b> Iran unveiled a new ballistic missile Friday as its president stepped up pressure on the United States by defending its right to strengthen military defenses.<p>Called the Khorramshahr missile, the weapon appeared at a military parade in Tehran. It has a range of 2,000 kilometers (nearly 1,250 …

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Van Jones: Trump goes for cheap applause lines

CNN's Van Jones slammed President Donald Trump's suggestion that NFL team owners should fire players who kneel during the national anthem.

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German elections: Merkel seeks fourth term

Germans are debating the upcoming vote for chancellor and other offices. CNN's Atika Shubert talks to a German farmer about people's concerns.

World Politics

Kylie Jenner is pregnant

The youngest sibling in the Kardashian-Jenner clan is now expecting, two sources close the family tell CNN.

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LeBron's video message: I can't stand for this

After President Donald Trump criticized professional athletes, NBA star LeBron James said he can't stand for the division the President is bringing into the sports world.

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Trump's strange history with pro football

When President Trump lashed out at players who kneel during the national anthem, he took aim at an organization that he's clashed with on multiple occasions.<p>On Friday, Trump said during a rally in Alabama that NFL owners should fire players who protest during the national anthem. The comments …

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Slain Syrian activist and her American daughter buried in Istanbul

<b>Istanbul (CNN) —</b> Mourners gathered at a mosque in Istanbul on Saturday to pay their respects to a Syrian activist mother and her American journalist daughter who were found slain in their home on Thursday.<p>Their coffins were laid out on marble slabs in front of the mosque and draped in the …

Syrian Opposition

Maria leaves behind new life for Puerto Ricans

In Puerto Rico, people are trying to get back to normal, but reality is everything has changed. Puerto Ricans might not get power back for four to six months. CNN's Nick Paton Walsh has the story.

Latin America

What Trump's NFL, Curry remarks should signal to his base

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump is going to war with some high-profile African-American athletes who have political thoughts on their minds. The President said that fans should walk out when NFL players like Colin Kaepernick take a knee during the national anthem to protest our nation's inadequate …

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Panelist: Trump's NFL remark shows privilege

Former DC Democratic Party Chairman A. Scott Bolden rejects President Donald Trump's suggestion that NFL owners should fire players for kneeling during the national anthem.

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North Korea at U.N.: Attack on US 'inevitable'

Speaking at the General Debate of the U.N. General Assembly in New York, North Korea's Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho said that in insulting the dignity of North Korea, President Donald Trump made a rocket attack on the United States mainland more inevitable.

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The dark racial sentiment in Trump's NBA and NFL criticism

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> In the last 24 hours, President Donald Trump has criticized NFL players who refuse to stand for the national anthem and NBA superstar Steph Curry for expressing ambivalence about whether or not to attend the traditional White House celebration for champions in professional sports.<p>…

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Golden State Warriors respond to Trump

President Donald Trump drew the ire of professional athletes for comments he made at a rally in Alabama on Friday night and on Twitter on Saturday morning. CNN's Athena Jones talks about the dispute.

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Drones are more helpful than ever in hurricane-ravaged Texas and Florida

The view from the ground after a devastating hurricane is heartbreaking. The view from the sky is more revealing.<p>Unmanned aircraft — small and large — swooped in during the aftermath of Hurricanes Irma and Harvey to get a glimpse of the devastation. That's why insurance companies have been using …

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People sprayed with 'noxious substance' near London shopping center

<b>(CNN) —</b> A number of people were injured after a group of males sprayed them with what appears to be "a noxious substance" near Stratford Shopping Centre in East London, London Metropolitan Police said Saturday night.<p>It's believed six people were hurt in the incident, police said in a statement, …

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Former DNI Clapper: Intelligence assessment 'cast doubt' on Trump's victory

<b>(CNN) —</b> Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said Friday night that the intelligence community's assessment of Russian interference in the 2016 presidential race "cast doubt" on the legitimacy of President Donald Trump's victory.<p>"Our intelligence community assessment did, I think, …

World Leaders

Under Armour says it backs 'athletes' and 'flag' after divisive Trump remarks

As President Trump picked fights with the sports world, Under Armour drew attention to itself with how it responded.<p>After Trump uninvited Under Armour (UA) endorser Stephen Curry to the White House and lashed out at some NFL players, the sportswear brand tweeted Saturday that it "stands by our …

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Steve Bannon to headline rally for Roy Moore in Alabama Senate battle

<b>(CNN) —</b> Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon will be one of the headliners of a Monday night rally for Alabama Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore, a spokeswoman for Moore's campaign has confirmed to CNN.<p>"Duck Dynasty" star Phil Robertson will also participate in the rally, which will …

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Survivor: Hurricane came with a vengeance

The island of Dominica is trying to recover from the massive destruction caused by Hurricane Maria. The islanders tell their stories to CNN's Michael Holmes.

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Athletes call out Trump after national anthem, Curry remarks

<b>New York (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump drew the ire of professional athletes for comments he made at a rally in Alabama on Friday night and on Twitter on Saturday morning.<p>Trump first took aim at the NFL, saying team owners should fire players for taking a knee during the national anthem.<p>The …

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Hurricane Maria: Puerto Rico reels as storm turns toward US East Coast

<b>(CNN) —</b> Millions of Puerto Rico residents continue to reel from Hurricane Maria as the National Weather Service says the storm could bring "direct impacts" to the US East Coast in the coming days.<p>At least 10 people on the island have been confirmed killed by the storm, according to Gov. Ricardo …

Weather

Kylie Jenner is pregnant

<b>(CNN) —</b> The youngest sibling in the Kardashian-Jenner clan is now expecting.<p>Two sources close to the "overjoyed" family tell CNN that Kylie Jenner, 20, is pregnant and due in February.<p>The makeup mogul and reality star has been in a relationship with rapper Travis Scott since April.<p>Jenner has had …

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Trump takes on McCain over health care vote

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump on Saturday continued his criticism of Sen. John McCain, going after the Arizona Republican on Twitter after he threw the Senate GOP's latest health care effort into jeopardy.<p>Trump, who also bashed McCain during a campaign rally Friday night, said the …

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Nuclear war isn't North Korea's only threat

<b>(CNN) —</b> North Korea has launched 15 missiles in 22 tests in 2017.<p>According to US intelligence sources, the most recent test detonated a 140-kiloton nuclear device, which the North Koreans claim was a hydrogen bomb. (That's 10 times as powerful as the atomic bomb the United States dropped on …

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2 new quakes shake southern Mexico, already coping with disasters

<b>(CNN) —</b> Two more earthquakes shook southern Mexico on Saturday, further rattling a country still coming to grips with the devastation from stronger temblors earlier this month.<p>A 6.1 magnitude earthquake Saturday morning was centered in Oaxaca state near Matias Romero, a town about 275 miles …

Earthquakes

You don't usually hear this word at a rally

<b>(CNN) —</b> All you need is love. All you need is love, love. Love is all you need. I'm singing that old Beatles song in my head and trying to wrap my mind around a beautiful love-fueled relationship between members of Black Lives Matter and the most passionate Trump supporters.<p>Had you told me even a …

Black Lives Matter

Melania Trump meets Prince Harry, Trudeau on solo trip to Canada

<b>Toronto, Canada (CNN) —</b> Melania Trump went Canada for her first solo foreign trip as first lady, traveling to Toronto to lead the US delegation to the Invictus Games on Saturday.<p>During a whirlwind day trip, Trump met with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Great Britain's Prince Harry, and …

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