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Hill.TV INTERVIEW EXCLUSIVE: Trump eviscerates Sessions: ‘I don’t have an attorney general’

<i>By John Solomon and Buck Sexton</i><p>President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump: I hope voters pay attention to Dem tactics amid Kavanaugh fight South Korea …

Hillary Clinton

North Carolina devastated as floodwaters rise from deadly storm Florence

WILMINGTON/WILSON, N.C. (Reuters) - Deadly storm Florence drenched North Carolina with more downpours on Sunday, cutting off the coastal city of Wilmington, damaging tens of thousands of homes and threatening worse flooding as rivers fill to the bursting point.<p>The death toll rose to at least …

Floods

How to Move a Million People Out of a Hurricane's Way

<i>This story was originally published in October 2016, in the days leading up to Hurricane Matthew’s near-landfall in North Carolina. We’ve updated it</i> …

Long-form Journalism

iPhone Xs and Xs Max hands-on: The new normal

Apple's new iPhones bring modern updates to the iPhone X design.<p>After months of rumors, leaks and breathless speculation, Apple's iPhone Xs and Xs Max are here -- and they're exactly what we expected. The former is the logical, technically impressive sequel to the iPhone X, and the the latter is, …

Apple

US marks 9/11 with somber tributes; Trump speaks at PA site

NEW YORK (AP) — Americans looked back on 9/11 Tuesday with tears and somber tributes as President Donald Trump hailed “the moment when America fought back” on one of the hijacked planes used as weapons in the deadliest terror attack on U.S. soil.<p>Victims’ relatives said prayers for their country, …

World Trade Center

NAFTA talks resume once again, weed startups are growing, and more top news

<i>The news Canadian professionals are talking about now, curated by LinkedIn’s editors. Join the conversation by clicking the hashtags below.</i><p><b>Foreign</b> …

Startups

9/11: 'A gray cloud of debris rolled violently toward us...'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Three-hundred and forty-one New York City firefighters. Twenty-three New York City police officers. Thirty-seven Port Authority police officers. Three court officers. Two EMS workers. Thousands of innocent civilians. Numbers alone, of course, cannot do them justice.<p>A whole portrait of …

World Trade Center

Burt Reynolds: A Life in Pictures

Burt Reynolds

Hurricane Florence prompts mandatory evacuations as it nears Category 5 strength

<b>Wilmington, North Carolina (CNN) —</b> More than 1 million people on the southern East Coast of the United States faced mandatory evacuation orders as Hurricane Florence neared Category 5 strength Tuesday.<p>Florence was upgraded twice Monday, from Category 3 to 4, prompting evacuation orders in coastal …

News

Apologies and promises: Facebook and Twitter tell senators they will do more to combat misinformation

Tech & Media<p>Senior executives from Facebook and Twitter offered apologies and promises on Wednesday as senators questioned why the companies were slow to respond to foreign influence campaigns on their platforms.<p>The hearing, the fourth by the Senate Intelligence Committee on the topic of social …

Social Media

Ayanna Pressley Upsets Capuano in Massachusetts House Race

BOSTON — Ayanna Pressley upended the Massachusetts political order on Tuesday, scoring a stunning upset of 10-term Representative Michael Capuano and positioning herself to become the first African-American woman to represent the state in Congress.<p>Ms. Pressley’s triumph was in sync with a restless …

Ayanna Pressley

John McCain's final resting place at U.S. Naval Academy a reminder of his service to the country

<i>Correction & clarification: An earlier version of this story has been updated to note that during the ceremony, four fighter jets flew overhead in the traditional "missing man" formation to honor Sen. John McCain, a former fighter pilot.</i><p>ANNAPOLIS, Maryland – Sen. John McCain was laid to rest at the …

U.S. Naval Academy

McCain buried at Naval Academy alongside a longtime friend

ANNAPOLIS, Md. -- Sen. John McCain's final journey ended Sunday on a grassy hill at the U.S. Naval Academy within view of the Severn River and …

Jim Mattis

John McCain: A Life in Pictures

Vietnam War

John McCain's final message for the President

<b>(CNN) —</b> John McCain and President Donald Trump are not done with one another yet.<p>Days of mourning for the Arizona senator, including a lying-in-state in the Capitol Rotunda and the pomp of a service in Washington's National Cathedral, are certain to become about more than simply honoring a singular …

Donald Trump

Neil Simon, Broadway Master of Comedy, Is Dead at 91

Neil Simon, the playwright whose name was synonymous with Broadway comedy and commercial success in the theater for decades, and who helped redefine popular American humor with an emphasis on the frictions of urban living and the agonizing conflicts of family intimacy, died on Sunday in Manhattan. …

The Theatre

John McCain, ‘maverick’ of the Senate and former POW, dies at 81

By Karen Tumulty<p>Karen Tumulty<p>Columnist covering national politics<p>Email Bio Follow<p>U.S. Sen. John S. McCain, the son and grandson of four-star admirals, was bred for combat. He endured more than five years of imprisonment and torture by the North Vietnamese as a young naval officer and went on to …

Republicans
Campaign Finance

Kofi Annan, Who Redefined the U.N., Dies at 80

Kofi Annan, the soft-spoken and patrician diplomat from Ghana who became the seventh secretary general of the United Nations, projecting himself and his organization as the world’s conscience and moral arbiter despite bloody debacles that stained his record as a peacekeeper, died on Saturday in …

United Nations

Female war hero leads new wave of veteran candidates

<b>Round Rock, Texas (CNN) —</b> MJ Hegar does not hold back. "I'm an ass kicking, motorcycle-riding, Texas Democrat. That's who I am!"<p>She says that emphatically, unblinkingly and unapologetically to a constituent at a political meet-and-greet in a suburban Austin, Texas, home. And she is talking to …

Melania Trump contradicts her husband on LeBron James

<b>(CNN) —</b> Melania Trump praised LeBron James for his charity work less than a day after her husband attacked the NBA superstar's intellect in a tweet Friday night.<p>The first lady's spokeswoman on Saturday said Trump is supportive of James' work with children.<p>"It looks like LeBron James is working to …

Lebron James

Nokia, T-Mobile US agree $3.5 billion deal, world's first big 5G award

LONDON (Reuters) - T-Mobile US (TMUS.O) named Nokia (NOKIA.HE) to supply it with $3.5 billion in next-generation 5G network gear, the firms said on Monday, marking the world's largest 5G deal so far and concrete evidence of a new wireless upgrade cycle taking root.<p>No.3 U.S. mobile carrier T-Mobile …

T-Mobile

Adrian Cronauer, disc jockey who inspired Robin Williams' role in 'Good Morning, Vietnam,' dies

<b>(CNN) —</b> Adrian Cronauer, the former US airman whose radio show provided the inspiration for Robin Williams' character in "Good Morning, Vietnam" has died, his family said.<p>Cronauer passed away Wednesday in a Virginia nursing home of an "age-related illness," his daughter-in-law Mary Muse told CNN. …

France Overpowers Croatia, 4-2, in World Cup Final: Pictures

Thai cave rescue: Soccer team found alive one kilometer underground

<b>Chiang Rai, Thailand (CNN) —</b> Thais reacted with relief and jubilation after rescue teams reported that they'd found all 12 boys and their soccer coach alive in a cave in Thailand nine days after the group went missing.<p>Rescuers at the scene outside Chiang Rai in northern Thailand cheered, exchanged …

Thai Navy

Apple and Samsung settle seven-year-long patent fight over copying the iPhone

Apple and Samsung have finally put an end to their long-running patent battle whose central question was whether Samsung copied the iPhone. In a court filing today, Judge Lucy Koh said the two companies had informed her that they had reached a settlement. Terms of the settlement were not …

Joe Jackson, musical family patriarch, dead at 89

<b>(CNN) —</b> Joseph "Joe" Jackson, the patriarch who launched the musical Jackson family dynasty, died Wednesday at a Las Vegas hospital, a source close to the family tells CNN.<p>He was 89.<p>Jackson was the father of and at times manager to pop stars Michael and Janet Jackson, along with the sibling singing …

Janet Jackson

The entire justice system here is run by black women. It's not a diversity experiment. They do things differently.

<b>South Fulton, Georgia (CNN) —</b> When LaDawn "LBJ" Jones walked into a meeting at work a couple of months ago, she was hit with a serious case of "black girl magic."<p>Jones, the city solicitor in South Fulton, Georgia, was meeting for the first time with the city's municipal court staff. As she entered …

Women of Color

World Cup 2026: US-Mexico-Canada bid chosen as host

<b>(CNN) —</b> It has been a year of increased political tension between the United States, Mexico and Canada -- but in eight years' time the three countries will unite to host one of the world's biggest sporting spectacles.<p>At a FIFA association member vote in Moscow Wednesday, the joint North American …

Soccer

The famous chef, Jamie Oliver, won the court process against largest food group, proving that their products are not edible!

After years of trying to break America, Jamie Oliver has finally made his mark by persuading one of the biggest U.S fast food chains in the world to …