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Road rage shooting in Colorado leaves boy dead, mom and brother critically wounded

DENVER — A suspect in a road rage shooting followed a vehicle occupied by a mother and her three children for several blocks before shooting the woman and two of the children point-blank in a suburban Denver office parking lot, killing one of the children, police say.<p>According to Westminster police …

Crime

Gunfire erupts at New Jersey arts festival; 22 wounded

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gunmen opened fire at an all-night arts and music festival early Sunday morning, sending people running over each other in the scramble to safety, authorities said. One suspect was killed and 22 people, including two suspects, were injured.<p>Of 17 people treated for gunshot …

New Jersey

Trump Meets Kim in Singapore: Pictures

Pictures of the Week 6.15.18

A Chinese moon satellite took an incredible picture of Earth that will make you feel tiny

As a Chinese microsatellite called Longjiang-2 slipped into orbit around the moon last month, the spacecraft looked back at Earth and snapped its first test photos.<p>One of those images shows our blue-marble planet hanging in the void of space beyond the moon.<p>The images were taken on May 28 using an …

Lost in Space

Seafood Rains Over Chinese City After Powerful Storm Sends Marine Creatures Flying

It’s not every day that you see octopuses, starfish and prawns literally raining down from the sky, but that’s exactly what happened Wednesday in the …

Weather

A Violent Windstorm Sends Porta Potties Flying Into the Air Spewing Their Contents Onto the Crowd

In a literal version of the normally proverbial shit storm, a pair of porta-potties that were set up for an event, went flying into the air when an …

The Brain

Gunman kills self, 4 child hostages after Florida standoff

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — After a standoff of more than 21 hours, officers entered an apartment where a felon with a gun had barricaded himself with four children and found them all dead, a police chief said.<p>The hostage situation began when the girlfriend of Gary Wayne Lindsey Jr. left the apartment and …

Law Enforcement

Not everyone is so hot about this free USB fan handed to journalists at Trump-Kim summit

While the world's eyes watch Donald Trump and Kim Jong-Un meet in Singapore, journalists have seemingly been treated rather well while covering the …

Donald Trump

This super clear video of a nearly perfect tornado is stunning

Mother nature is terrifyingly beautiful.<p>Storm chaser James Hammett caught footage of this tornado in Laramie, Wyoming. Driving along a highway, he …

Weather

Watch This 8-Year-Old Girl Crush Led Zeppelin's 'Good Times Bad Times'

Eight-year-old Yoyoka Soma's favorite drummer is John Bonham, so for her entry into the 2018 Hit Like A Girl drum contest, she covered Bonham's part on Led Zeppelin's "Good Times Bad Times."<p>The video, which features Soma playing along to the 1969 hit, earned her a spot in the international …

Guitar

A Pennsylvania man spoke to reporters about a dead body. Turns out it was his mom.

<b>(CNN) —</b> It seemed like an ordinary interview with a man reacting to a crime committed in his neighborhood.<p>The body of a woman had been found in a creek May 31, and local reporters descended on Bradford County, Pennsylvania, looking for answers.<p>A reporter from CNN affiliate WNEP-TV in Scranton found …

Crime

I have a Boring Company Not-A-Flamethrower

Now I just have to figure out what to do with it<p>But what are you going to <i>do</i> with a flamethrower?” my boyfriend asks me.<p>What will I do with the flamethrower? This is the kind of question a person who will never own a flamethrower asks. In any event, it is too late. I have already bought the thing.<p>As …

Elon Musk

A Single Photo Captured President Trump's Approach to the G7 Summit

This is not the first time an image of German Chancellor Angela Merkel literally talking down to an American president has made the rounds …

Donald Trump

Week in pictures: 2 - 8 June 2018

Sexual Harassment

Trump says Coast Guard rescued people who 'went out in their boats to watch' Harvey

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump suggested Wednesday that a main reason the US Coast Guard was so busy rescuing people during Hurricane Harvey was that people were watching the storm on boats.<p>But local officials -- including the state's Republican governor -- have no idea what he's talking …

Extreme Weather

Volcano evacuee recounts moment ‘aggressive’ neighbor pulled gun

HONOLULU — A woman who evacuated her Hawaii home because of the erupting Kilauea volcano said Thursday she filmed an angry neighbor shooting at a man …

Crime

Anthony Bourdain, Chef And Television Host, Has Died At 61

<b>Updated at 12:28 p.m. ET</b><p>Chef and television host Anthony Bourdain was found dead in a hotel room in France, his employer CNN said in a statement Friday morning. He was 61. The network and a French official said the cause of death was suicide.<p>"It is with extraordinary sadness we can confirm the …

Anthony Bourdain

Oregon man breaks woman’s arm, knocks out her fiancee in road rage attack, police say

Megan Stackhouse and her fiancee, Lucinda Mann, spent their Friday night enjoying a carnival in Bend, Ore., hosted by a local cider company. They joked about how pricey the drinks were, and laughed about not having the nerve to ride the stomach-churning Zipper carnival ride.<p>But what was supposed to …

Crime

Maine woman charged after car drives onto ball field, kills man, police say

<b>(CNN) —</b> A woman drove a car onto a youth baseball field in Maine on Friday night, scattering players and bystanders before striking and killing a 68-year-old man, authorities said.<p>Carol Sharrow, 51, was arrested and charged with one count of manslaughter after police said her car came through the …

Babe Ruth

Bananas Have Died Out Once Before, And It Could Happen Again

Save the bananas.<p>You probably take bananas for granted. In the United Kingdom, one in four pieces of fruit consumed is a banana and, on average, each …

Forestry

Dozens of containers fall off cargo ship - CNN Video

A cargo ship en route from Taiwan to Sydney lost 83 containers after sea swells tossed the vessel. CNN's Natalie Allen reports diapers, surgical masks and sanitary products are washing up on Australian beaches.

Cargo Ships

FBI agent loses his gun during dance-floor backflip, accidentally shoots bar patron

<b>(CNN) —</b> An FBI agent's backflip at a club looked pretty impressive -- until he lost his gun and accidentally shot someone.<p>Video of the off-duty agent showed him unleashing a torrent of dance moves at a Denver bar early Saturday before launching into a back handspring.<p>But midflip, his weapon flew …

FBI

US Customs seizes Ohio family's life savings at airport

<b>(CNN) —</b> Members of an immigrant family in Ohio say US Customs and Border Protection seized $58,100 of their life savings. Now they want it back.<p>Rustem Kazazi, 64, was headed to his native Albania to visit relatives in October, according to a federal lawsuit that he, his wife, Lejla, and son, Erald, …

Corruption

I just read a book that called me out on my excuses for not seeing friends, not finishing my work, and wasting time on social media — and I loved it

Courtesy of Laura Vanderkam<p><b>Time is a precious commodity, but too many of us waste hours of it every day.</b>• <b><br>In her new book, "Off the Clock,"</b> …

Time Management

President Trump has made 3,251 false or misleading claims in 497 days

In the 497 days since he took the oath of office, President Trump has made 3,251 false or misleading claims, according to The Fact Checker’s database that analyzes, categorizes and tracks every suspect statement uttered by the president.<p>That’s an average of more than 6.5 claims a day.<p>When we first …

Donald Trump

Pictures of the Week 6.1.18

Hurry, Boy, It’s Waiting There for You: Weezer Covers “Africa”

On Tuesday, the indie-rock group Weezer released a cover of Toto’s “Africa,” following nearly six months of devoted needling from a Twitter account dedicated expressly to the cause. I like to think that in lava-lit basements across America, every rock fan who once maniacally bellowed “Freebird!” at …

Los Angeles

Scientists finally find the 240-million-year-old ‘mother of all lizards’

Here's a fact you should know about the world in which you live: It's home to more kinds of scaly reptiles than all the mammal families combined. The reptile order Squamata, which includes snakes, lizards and legless worm-looking creatures known as amphisbaenians, is the largest order of living …

Paleontology

Wild Horse Show in Germany: Pictures