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Protesters take to streets after Trump rally in California

<b>Costa Mesa, California (CNN) —</b> Scores of protesters took to the streets Thursday night outside a Donald Trump campaign event here, drawing out police officers in riot and tactical gear and on horseback who sought to disperse the crowd.<p>The crowd gathered in the streets outside the OC Fair & Event …

Justice

Verizon: Sabotage incidents soar as workers strike

Cord-cutting has been taken to a new extreme at Verizon -- and the company is suggesting striking workers are to blame.<p>Verizon (VZ) said Wednesday it is investigating 57 instances of network sabotage and other criminal activity during the two weeks since 36,000 workers walked off the job.<p>In a …

Ted Cruz, John Kasich join forces to stop Donald Trump

<b>(CNN) —</b> Ted Cruz and John Kasich are joining forces in a last-ditch effort to deny Donald Trump the Republican presidential nomination.<p>Within minutes of each other, the pair issued statements late Sunday saying they will divide their efforts in upcoming contests with Cruz focusing on Indiana and …

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Stream live events, up-to-the-minute news, highlights and analysis from the ESPN family of networks. Want more? ESPN+ brings you more leagues, more …

Space probe finds 72 new objects near Earth

<b>(CNN) —</b> When you think of Earth, do you see our bright blue planet floating out in the vast darkness of space? Maybe you imagine the ring of satellites and spacecraft circling the planet.<p>But do you see the space rocks that could plunge into our planet, causing major destruction?<p>NASA does.<p>It's using …

Asteroids

Your next flight could be in this new Airbus cabin

Travelers are sick of being crammed into airplanes with little space for their carry-on luggage.<p>That's the passenger feedback Airbus said it considered when designing its newest cabin, which will make its debut on planes next year.<p>The new interior, called Airspace by Airbus, will have more floor …

Aviation

'No Man's Sky' finally takes off on June 21st for $60

<i>No Man's Sky</i>, the stylish space-exploration game that's roughly as big as the actual universe, will reach PlayStation 4 and PC on June 21st (June 24th in the UK), and pre-orders are live today. It even gets a physical Blu-ray edition on PS4. <i>No Man's Sky</i> is an independent title built by a team of 10 …

No Man's Sky

Customs and Border Protection: Agency has 'no info' on report 'Chapo' Guzman snuck into U.S. | Fox News

Mexican drug lord Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán allegedly snuck into the United States twice last year while on the run from authorities following his dramatic prison escape.<p>The cartel boss’s daughter, Rosa Isela Guzmán Ortiz, said that shortly after “El Chapo” sat down for his Rolling Stone Magazine …

U.S. aircraft carrier patrols South China Sea as Beijing keeps watch

<b>(CNN) —</b> A U.S. Navy aircraft carrier strike group is operating in the South China Sea, with the Chinese Navy apparently keeping close watch.<p>The Navy's Seventh Fleet said in a press release Friday that the USS John S. Stennis, a Nimitz-class aircraft carrier, as well as the guided-missile destroyers …

Military

Passenger who beat his Uber driver should drop his countersuit

<b>(CNN) —</b> Until now, the classic definition of "chutzpah" has been "that quality enshrined in a man who, having killed his mother and father, throws himself on the mercy of the court because he is an orphan."<p>If he possesses no other quality, Benjamin Golden at least has that one.<p>Golden achieved 15 …

Privacy

ISIS commander killed in Iraqi airstrike

<b>(CNN) —</b> The second deputy of ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was killed during an Iraqi air force strike in the city of Barwana, just east of Haditha, the Iraqi military said Saturday.<p>Assi Ali Mohammed Nasser al-Obeidi was a top ISIS military commander in western Iraq and eastern Syria, Iraq's …

New $360 million Navy ship breaks down

<b>(CNN) —</b> One of the Navy's newest ships had to be towed more than 40 miles to port after it broke down Friday less than a month after it was commissioned into service.<p>The littoral combat ship USS Milwaukee, which boasts a $360 million price tag, broke down Thursday evening, days after the ship's …

Xbox One Likely Won't Be Microsoft's Last Console, Exec Says

The Xbox One most likely will not be the last console from Microsoft. That's according to Xbox boss Phil Spencer, who was asked in a new interview if he foresees a day when Xbox exists as an app, storefront, or brand only instead of an actual piece of hardware.<p>"No," Spencer told The Verge. "I fully …

Customers

Leading California marijuana legalization initiative adds safeguards for children, workers

The ballot initiative seen as California’s best chance at legalizing marijuana just got stronger.<p>Proponents of the measure known as the Adult Use of Marijuana Act (AUMA) announced on Monday significant amendments to the language that adds safeguards for children, workers, local governments, and …

The world's most beautiful airport control towers

Pictures of the day: 3 December 2015 - Telegraph

The week in pictures: 4 December 2015 - Telegraph

See Inside the San Bernardino Shooting Suspects' Home

A book sits on a bedside table inside the home of shooting suspect Syed Farook in San Bernardino, CA on Dec. 4, 2015.<br>Justin Sullivan—Getty Images

In a city already known for civic dysfunction, San Bernardino could now be known nationally for something worse

The whine of police sirens is familiar on the streets of San Bernardino.<p>But even here — in a place battered by drug addiction and decades of economic decline, culminating in the city's bankruptcy three years ago — the kind of crime that sent an army of law enforcement officers into the streets …

San Bernardino shooting: Carnage was 'unspeakable,' police say

<b>(CNN) —</b> The gunpowder was still lingering in the air as San Bernardino Police Lt. Mike Madden and three other officers approached a conference center where a mass shooting had been reported.<p>Bodies had fallen outside the meeting room in San Bernardino, California, where a holiday party with about 80 …

California

Ghostly ships filled with bodies arrive on Japan's shores

<b>(CNN) —</b> An unsettling mystery has washed up on Japan's shores.<p>Over the past two months, at least 12 wooden boats have been found adrift or on the coast, carrying chilling cargo -- the decaying bodies of 22 people, police and Japan's coast guard said.<p>All the bodies were "partially skeletonized" -- …

North Korea

Medical-grade cannabis party prepped for San Francisco

Tis the season to be suspiciously too jolly.<p>After all, California successfully regulated medical marijuana this year. And in places like San Francisco, cannabis is legal in everything but name.<p>Formally kicking off the heady holiday season is San Francisco’s longest-running, patient-focused pot …

Warriors aren't missing a beat with Luke Walton as fill-in coach

The Golden State coaches were enjoying a retreat of sorts, a weekend in Napa Valley before training camp began.<p>They talked about the importance of defending the NBA championship and, sure, enjoyed some of the area's grape-and-vine trappings.<p>But assistant coach Luke Walton knew something was amiss. …

U.S. 'reasonably certain' drone strike killed ISIS mouthpiece 'Jihadi John'

<b>(CNN) —</b> He hid his face, but "Jihadi John" was the English-speaking voice of ISIS. His twisted, videotaped taunts and acts of terrible cruelty -- beheading hostages who had gone to the Middle East to report stories and help others -- symbolized the Islamist militant group's depravity and …

Star Wars' Latest Trailer Has Tons of New Footage

The <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> preview for Asian markets has fans excited about new footage unseen in previous trailers.<p>In the latest version, the …

A group of middle-aged whites in the U.S. is dying at a startling rate

By Lenny Bernstein<p>, Health reporter<p>Joel Achenbach<p>, Reporter<p>A large segment of white middle-aged Americans has suffered a startling rise in its death rate since 1999, according to a review of statistics published Monday that shows a sharp reversal in decades of progress toward longer lives.<p>The …

National Academy of Sciences

How ISIS Spread in the Middle East

And how to stop it<p>“It is perfectly true, as the philosophers say, that life must be understood backwards. But they forget the other proposition: that it must be lived forwards.” This observation was made in 1843 by the Danish philosopher Søren Kierkegaard in a journal entry, but it might have been …