PayPal ditches crowdfunding site used by Proud Boys - CNN
PayPal is cutting ties with Christian crowdfunding site GiveSendGo following the January 6 US Capitol siege.
McConnell believes impeachment push will help rid Trump from the GOP, but has not said if he will vote to convict - CNNPolitics
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has indicated that he believes that impeaching President Donald Trump will make it easier to get rid of the President and Trumpism from the Republican Party, according to a source with knowledge of the matter.
Pro-Trump riot on Capitol Hill was even worse than it looked on live TV - CNN
It's becoming clear that as heinous as the Capitol Hill riot looked in real time, on live TV and in our social feeds, it was even more violent, more treacherous, and Trump's behavior was even more disturbing.
Mike Pence has not ruled out 25th Amendment, source says - CNNPolitics
Vice President Mike Pence has not ruled out an effort to invoke the 25th Amendment and wants to preserve the option in case President Donald Trump becomes more unstable, a source close to the vice president says.
Parler social media app removed from Google Play Store - CNN
Parler, the alternative social media platform popular with conservatives, has been banned from the Google Play Store, Google told CNN Business Friday evening.
US Capitol Police officer has died following pro-Trump riot - CNNPolitics
A US Capitol Police officer has died from events stemming from Wednesday's riot at the Capitol, three sources confirm to CNN, in which a mob of President Donald Trump's supporters stormed the building to stop the counting of electoral votes that affirmed President-elect Joe Biden's win.
US Capitol Police chief to resign after Wednesday's riots - CNNPolitics
US Capitol Police Chief Steven Sund is resigning amid criticism over an apparent lack of preparedness to deal with Wednesday's violent mob on Capitol Hill.
Top White House national security officials are considering resigning - CNNPolitics
Several of President Donald Trump's top aides -- including national security adviser Robert O'Brien -- are considering resigning in the wake of his response to a pro-Trump mob breaching the US Capitol on Wednesday, according to multiple sources familiar with their thinking.
Colorado Covid-19: What we know about the new strain found - CNN
The new variant appears to be more transmissible, UK health officials say.
Georgia Senate runoffs: A new McConnell-aligned super PAC plans $43 million ad blitz - CNNPolitics
The Peachtree PAC has a local-sounding name, but a powerful national organization oversees its operations in twin contests that will determine whether Republicans retain their hold on the US Senate.
Election results: All 50 states and DC have certified the 2020 US election outcome - CNNPolitics
All 50 states and the District of Columbia have now certified their presidential results, according to CNN's tally, as the Electoral College process moves forward with the meeting of electors on Monday.
Former Presidents Obama, Bush and Clinton volunteer to get coronavirus vaccine publicly to prove it's safe - CNNPolitics
Former Presidents Barack Obama, George W. Bush and Bill Clinton are volunteering to get their Covid-19 vaccines on camera to promote public confidence in the vaccine's safety once the US Food and Drug Administration authorizes one.
Tony Hsieh, former Zappos CEO and 'tremendous visionary,' dies at 46 - CNN
Tony Hsieh, the former CEO of Zappos, died from injuries sustained in a house fire that occurred in Connecticut while he was visiting family.
The Supreme Court's latest ruling exposes personal fissures among the nine justices - CNNPolitics
The Supreme Court's rejection of New York's pandemic limits on religious services exposed personal fissures among the nine justices and offered the starkest rendering yet of President Donald Trump's impact on the bench.
Trump's outcasts in the civil and foreign service may get a second chance under Biden - CNNPolitics
It's been a hard four years for many career government servants. Their expertise was set aside for President Donald Trump's flashy political appointees, and their fellow professionals were marginalized, derided as "Deep State' interlopers and even fired.
Biden administration: 5 takeaways from the President-elect's first wave of nominations and appointments - CNNPolitics
President-elect Joe Biden's administration is taking shape after his transition team on Monday unveiled a series of Cabinet nominations and top White House staffing moves.
BuzzFeed chief Jonah Perreti brings HuffPost back under his fold in deal with Verizon Media - CNN
BuzzFeed is acquiring HuffPost as part of a larger deal with Verizon Media Group, the companies announced Thursday.
NYC schools will close after the city reached a 3% Covid positivity rate threshold - CNN
New York City is closing down its public school buildings starting on Thursday after the city's 7-day average reached the 3% positive testing rate threshold. All students will transition to remote learning.
Moderna's coronavirus vaccine is 94.5% effective, according to company data - CNN
The Moderna vaccine is 94.5% effective against coronavirus, according to early data released Monday by the company, making it the second vaccine in the United States to have a stunningly high success rate.
Georgia Senate runoff: Sen. David Perdue declines to debate Jon Ossoff - CNNPolitics
Georgia Republican Sen. David Perdue has declined an invitation to debate Democratic challenger Jon Ossoff ahead of the January runoff election for his seat, CNN has learned.
Georgia runoffs: Organizers look to turn out new young voters - CNNPolitics
Rebecca Spoor was too young to vote in the general election. The 17-year-old Georgian thought she would have to wait until the next election cycle to cast her first ballot. But now, with her state's runoff elections on the horizon, Spoor, who turns 18 on January 3, is excited to become a first-time voter much sooner.
Trump had a very bad Friday in court with his election cases. They're headed for more action next week - CNNPolitics
Legal experts have been saying for a week that President Donald Trump's court cases to throw out ballots and turn around his election loss were bound to fail.
Senior Republican senators say Biden should have access to classified briefings - CNNPolitics
A growing number of GOP senators told CNN on Thursday that Joe Biden should have access to classified briefings, the latest indication that Republicans acknowledge the President-elect is likely on his way to the White House despite President Donald Trump's refusal to accept the results.
The economy as we knew it might be over, Fed Chairman says - CNN
The Covid-19 pandemic brought the economy to a screeching halt, and while it has started its long road to recovery, the economy we knew is probably a thing of the past, said Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell on Thursday.
These Republicans are publicly recognizing Biden's legitimacy as President-elect - CNNPolitics
A growing number of notable Republicans are beginning to recognize Joe Biden as President-elect, even as President Donald Trump and many GOP leaders are still refusing to do so.
Biden-Harris administration: Here's who could serve in top roles - CNNPolitics
President-elect Joe Biden is set to announce who will serve in top roles in his administration in the coming days and weeks.
Top Democrats refuse to stand by Dianne Feinstein after she praised GOP handling of Barrett hearings - CNNPolitics
Senate Democratic leaders on Tuesday pointedly refused to say if they supported California Sen. Dianne Feinstein staying in her post as the top Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee, sidestepping questions about the veteran party elder after she praised Republicans' handling of the confirmation proceedings for Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett.
Trump administration rejects California's disaster assistance request for wildfires - CNNPolitics
The Trump administration has rejected California's request for a disaster declaration for six destructive wildfires that burned hundreds of thousands of acres across the state, including a massive central California wildfire that has become the single largest in state history.
Nobel Prize in Economics awarded to Paul Milgrom and Robert Wilson for contribution to auction theory - CNN
American economists Paul Milgrom and Robert Wilson have been awarded the 2020 Nobel Prize in economics for their contributions to auction theory, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences said on Monday.
Top White House Aide Stephen Miller Tests Positive For Covid-19 - CNNPolitics
Stephen Miller, a top aide to President Donald Trump, has tested positive for coronavirus, he said Tuesday.
Attorney General William Barr To Self-quarantine 'for Now,' Spokesperson Says - CNNPolitics
Attorney General William Barr will self-quarantine "for now" but is expected to return to work this week, according to a Justice Department spokesperson.
Chris Christie Tests Positive For Covid-19 - CNNPolitics
Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, who helped President Donald Trump prepare for the first presidential debate earlier this week, has tested positive for Covid-19, he announced on Twitter Saturday.
Notre Dame President Tests Positive For Covid-19 Nearly A Week After Attending SCOTUS Announcement With No Mask - CNN
The president of Notre Dame has tested positive for Covid-19 nearly a week after he attended a White House event where he was spotted without a mask.
Biden Tests Negative For Coronavirus Following Trump's Positive Test - CNNPolitics
Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden and his wife, Jill Biden, tested negative for coronavirus on Friday morning, following President Donald Trump's disclosure that he had tested positive just days after the first debate.
Thom Tillis And Mike Lee Test Positive For Covid-19, Potentially Jeopardizing Barrett Confirmation Vote - CNNPolitics
Two Republican senators on the Senate Judiciary Committee announced Friday that they had tested positive for Covid-19, potentially jeopardizing the GOP's hopes of swiftly confirming Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court if they were both to remain unable to vote in the full Senate through the end of the month.
RNC Chairwoman Tests Positive For Coronavirus - CNNPolitics
Ronna McDaniel, the chairwoman of the Republican National Committee, has tested positive for coronavirus, an RNC spokeman announced Friday.
Hear The Secret Tapes That Expose A Mining Company's True Plans
Watch the secret recordings taken by environmentalist watchdogs posing as potential investors that could unravel a controversial mining project in Alaska. CNN's Bill Weir reports.
As They Rally Behind Trump's Pick, GOP Senators Struggle To Explain Refusal To Move On Obama's Nominee - CNNPolitics
Sen. Cory Gardner was blunt in 2016 about why he thought a Supreme Court seat should stay vacant despite then-President Barack Obama's demand to fill it.
Ellen DeGeneres Starts 18th Season With An Apology
CNN's Fareed Zakaria's discusses President Donald Trump's failure to commit to a peaceful transfer of power if he loses the election in November and how he could use other branches of the government to retain his position.
CDC Abruptly Reverts To Previous Language About How Coronavirus Is Transmitted, Says It 'was Posted In Error' - CNN
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Monday abruptly reverted to its previous guidance about how coronavirus is transmitted, removing language about airborne transmission it had posted just days earlier.
Biden Proposes $5 Trillion In New Spending, Undaunted By Trump's Massive Deficits - CNNPolitics
The nation's deficits and outlays have hit post-World War II highs thanks to tax cuts under President Donald Trump, but Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden is proposing adding to that, at least in the near term, with a $5.4 trillion spending plan.