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Bob Saget, comedian and 'Full House' star, dead at 65

Saget was found dead in a hotel room on Sunday at the Ritz-Carlton Orlando

Originally Published: 09 JAN 22 20:19 ET Updated: 10 JAN 22 07:21 ET By Sandra Gonzalez, CNN (CNN) -- Bob Saget, the comedian and actor arguably known best by audiences as wholesome patriarch Danny Tanner on the sitcom "Full House,"…

BREAKING: Outcome has been reached in Potter's trial

Outcome will be read shortly in court

Originally Published: 23 DEC 21 05:34 ET Updated: 23 DEC 21 13:39 ET By Ray Sanchez, CNN (CNN) -- A jury on Thursday reached an outcome in the manslaughter trial of Kim Potter, the former Minnesota police officer who testified…

Blinken cuts overseas trip short due to reporter testing positive for Covid-19

The individual tested positive for Covid-19 upon arrival in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Originally Published: 15 DEC 21 08:14 ET By Kylie Atwood and Veronica Stracqualursi, CNN (CNN) -- Secretary of State Antony Blinken is cutting his overseas trip to Southeast Asia short after a member of the press traveling with the top…

BREAKING: Supreme Court allows Texas abortion law to continue

On the contrary, providers have the right to sue

Originally Published: 10 DEC 21 10:09 ET By Ariane de Vogue, CNN Supreme Court Reporter (CNN) -- The Supreme Court left in place Friday a Texas abortion law that bars the procedure after around six weeks of pregnancy, but the…

Former NFL star wide receiver Demaryius Thomas dies at age 33

Preliminary information shows Thomas's death stemmed from a medical issue

Originally Published: 10 DEC 21 01:37 ET Updated: 10 DEC 21 06:18 ET By Andy Rose, CNN (CNN) -- Demaryius Thomas, who played 10 seasons in the NFL and is considered one of the best wide receivers in Denver Broncos…

First confirmed US case of Omicron detected in California

The Omicron Covid-19 variant was identified by scientists in South Africa

Originally Published: 01 DEC 21 13:45 ET By Jacqueline Howard and Kaitlan Collins, CNN (CNN) -- The United States' first confirmed case of the Omicron coronavirus variant has been identified in California, according to a source familiar. The World Health…

UPDATE: Jurors found all three men guilty of Ahmaud Arbery's killing

All three men chased and shot Arbery while jogging

Originally Published: 24 NOV 21 04:45 ET Updated: 24 NOV 21 13:50 ET By Devon M. Sayers, Alta Spells and Travis Caldwell, CNN (CNN) -- [Breaking news update, published at 1:49 p.m. ET] A jury delivered guilty verdicts Wednesday on…

The Jury has reached a verdict in Ahmaud Arbery's killing

Jurors began their second day of deliberations

Originally Published: 24 NOV 21 04:45 ET Updated: 24 NOV 21 13:30 ET By Devon M. Sayers, Alta Spells and Travis Caldwell, CNN (CNN) -- [Breaking news update, published at 1:28 p.m. ET] The jury has reached a verdict in…

BREAKING NEWS: Jury reaches verdict in Kyle Rittenhouse homicide trial

Judge started with request for no emotional reaction in the courtroom

KENOSHA, Wis. (AP) - Kyle Rittenhouse has been acquitted of all charges after pleading self-defense in the deadly Kenosha, Wisconsin, shootings that became a flashpoint in the nation’s debate over guns, vigilantism and racial injustice. The jury came back with…

Oklahoma governor halts execution of Julius Jones

Governor Kevin Stitt grants Jones clemency

Originally Published: 18 NOV 21 00:01 ET Updated: 18 NOV 21 13:27 ET By Amir Vera and Dakin Andone, CNN (CNN) -- [Breaking news update, published at 1:27 p.m. ET] Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt has granted clemency to Julius Jones,…

US Conference of Catholic Bishops pass document targeting public figures

Some bishops hope this will serve as a call to ban communion for public figures who support abortion rights

Originally Published: 17 NOV 21 12:26 ET Updated: 17 NOV 21 13:14 ET By Tom Foreman and Kate Sullivan, CNN (CNN) -- The US Conference of Catholic Bishops voted overwhelmingly Wednesday to approve a document that some conservative bishops had…