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Paul Pelosi suspect charged with attempting to kidnap House speaker

David DePape alleged to have attacked Pelosi last week

Originally Published: 31 OCT 22 14:45 ET Updated: 31 OCT 22 17:49 ET By Marshall Cohen, Zachary Cohen and Evan Perez, CNN (CNN) -- The man alleged to have attacked Paul Pelosi, husband of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, has been…

Russian missiles bombard cities across Ukraine

One of the strikes hit an energy facility that powered 350,000 apartments in the capital

Originally Published: 31 OCT 22 05:54 ET Updated: 31 OCT 22 06:53 ET By Kostan Nechyporenko, Olga Voitovych, Victoria Butenko and Lianne Kolirin, CNN (CNN) -- Russia launched a barrage of missile strikes at Ukrainian cities on Monday as it…

New York City agrees to pay $26 million to 2 men wrongly convicted of Malcolm X murder

Both Muhammad A. Aziz and Khalil Islam were exonerated last year after a judge found "serious miscarriages of justice" in their cases.

Originally Published: 30 OCT 22 19:58 ET By Gloria Pazmino, Nicole Grether and Emma Tucker, CNN (CNN) -- New York has agreed to pay $26 million to settle lawsuits filed on behalf of two men whose convictions in the 1965…

Kanye West comments on fallout from his antisemitic remarks

"I feel like this is God humbling me right now," he continued. "Because there's two things that are happening. A lot of times when I would say 'I am the richest Black man,' it would be a defense that I would use for the mental health conversation. ...What's happening right now is I'm being humbled."

Originally Published: 30 OCT 22 17:07 ET Updated: 30 OCT 22 17:22 ET By Dan Heching, CNN (CNN) -- After a week of financial fallout following antisemitic remarks on social media and in interviews, Kanye West is commenting on those…

Antisemitic messages seen at multiple places in Jacksonville this weekend

Officials in the Jacksonville, Florida, area condemned multiple antisemitic messages that appeared in public spaces this weekend including a football stadium, highway overpass and downtown building.

Originally Published: 30 OCT 22 12:50 ET Updated: 30 OCT 22 17:53 ET By Hannah Sarisohn and Chuck Johnston, CNN (CNN) -- Officials in the Jacksonville, Florida, area condemned multiple antisemitic messages that appeared in public spaces this weekend including…

More than 20 million pre-election ballots cast in voting ahead of the 2022 midterms

More than 20.7 million pre-election ballots have been cast in 46 states as of Sunday, according to data from election officials, Edison Research and Catalist.

Originally Published: 30 OCT 22 15:36 ET By Ethan Cohen and Devan Cole, CNN (CNN) -- More than 20.7 million pre-election ballots have been cast in 46 states as of Sunday, according to data from election officials, Edison Research and Catalist. Three…

On Halloween, some states take extra safety measures to keep sex offenders away from kids

In several states, including Georgia and California, some supervised sex offenders are not allowed to have contact with kids under 18.

Originally Published: 30 OCT 22 06:38 ET Updated: 30 OCT 22 11:22 ET By Faith Karimi, CNN (CNN) -- As people stock up on Halloween candy, some cities and states are imposing extra measures to make sure sex offenders don't…

Children among at least 60 dead in India bridge collapse

At least 60 people were killed in India Sunday when a bridge collapsed in the western state of Gujarat, causing hundreds of people to fall into the water, officials said.

Originally Published: 30 OCT 22 13:35 ET Updated: 30 OCT 22 14:23 ET By CNN's Hira Humayun (CNN) -- At least 60 people were killed in India Sunday when a bridge collapsed in the western state of Gujarat, causing hundreds of people…

Mississippi governor extends Jackson water crisis state of emergency

The state of emergency empowered the state's Health Department and Emergency Management Agency to oversee repairs at the water treatment plant until the threat to public safety was deemed over.

Originally Published: 29 OCT 22 15:17 ET By Claire Colbert and Hannah Sarisohn, CNN (CNN) -- Mississippi's state of emergency order for the city of Jackson's water crisis has been extended to November 22, according to a release from Gov. Tate…

Elkhart high school cheerleaders injured after bus flips, lands in ditch

The Elkhart Independent School District said the cheerleaders were heading to a game in Clifton when the bus flipped in a single vehicle accident and landed in a ditch off a highway outside Elkhart.

Originally Published: 29 OCT 22 14:52 ET By Rebekah Riess and Emma Tucker, CNN (CNN) -- A rollover accident of a bus carrying a high school cheerleading team injured students, sponsors and the driver of the bus on Friday, according to…

At least 146 killed during incident at Halloween festivities in Seoul

The chief said they received reports of people "buried" in crowds starting around 10:24 p.m. local time Saturday night.

Originally Published: 29 OCT 22 12:13 ET Updated: 29 OCT 22 15:19 ET By Gawon Bae and Claire Colbert, CNN (CNN) -- At least 146 people are now reported to have been killed during an incident at Halloween festivities in…

Jury finds man guilty of defrauding donors in border wall crowdfunding scheme

"Timothy Shea and his co-defendants orchestrated a crowdfunding scheme to purportedly raise funds to erect a border wall between Mexico and the United States," US Attorney Damien Williams said in a statement.

Originally Published: 28 OCT 22 17:13 ET By Kara Scannell (CNN) -- A New York jury found Timothy Shea guilty on Friday of a scheme to defraud donors through a crowdfunding scheme to build a private US-Mexico Border wall in…

Jerry Lee Lewis, rock 'n' roll pioneer who sang 'Great Balls of Fire,' dies at 87

Lewis passed away at his home in Desoto County, Mississippi, south of Memphis, the statement said.

Originally Published: 28 OCT 22 13:13 ET Updated: 28 OCT 22 15:30 ET By Brandon Griggs, CNN (CNN) -- Jerry Lee Lewis, the piano-pounding, foot-stomping singer who electrified early rock 'n' roll with hits like "Great Balls of Fire" and…

Harris will announce awards for electric school buses for all 50 states

The electric buses will be the first ever on the ground in 12 states

Originally Published: 26 OCT 22 05:00 ET By Nikki Carvajal, CNN (CNN) -- Vice President Kamala Harris will announce rebate awards for school districts across the country that will support the purchase of nearly 2,500 school buses -- most of…

The pandemic is to blame for the ongoing surge in RSV cases

Pandemic behaviors created an "immunity gap" that makes more people in the U.S. vulnerable to diseases

Originally Published: 26 OCT 22 06:58 ET By Jen Christensen, CNN (CNN) -- The behaviors that helped keep us safe from Covid-19 over the past 2½ years -- lockdowns, physical distancing, wearing masks, washing hands -- are probably behind the…

Adidas terminates partnership with Ye

Adidas said it will take a $246 million to its fourth quarter sales

Originally Published: 25 OCT 22 06:45 ET Updated: 25 OCT 22 06:58 ET By Jordan Valinsky, CNN Business (CNN) -- Adidas had ended its partnership with Ye, also known as Kanye West, with "immediate effect." In a statement Tuesday, the…