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President Biden lays out his next big proposal

Here's what you need to know about it

Originally Published: 31 MAR 21 05:02 ET Updated: 21 APR 21 10:16 ET By Tami Luhby, Katie Lobosco and Kate Sullivan, CNN Editor's note: This story originally ran on March 31 and has been updated with new developments. (CNN) --…

Here's what we know about the jury in Derek Chauvin's trial

Chauvin guilty on all three charges

Originally Published: 10 MAR 21 12:29 ET Updated: 20 APR 21 18:15 ET By Eric Levenson and Aaron Cooper, CNN (CNN) -- Derek Chauvin was found guilty of murder and manslaughter on Tuesday after jury of 12 people, unnamed and…

For the first time: A black woman is hosting the ACMAs

Mickey Guyton making history

Originally Published: 18 APR 21 16:20 ET By Alexis Benveniste, CNN Business (CNN) -- Country music singer Mickey Guyton will make history Sunday when she hosts the Academy of Country Music Awards with Keith Urban. The 37-year-old singer from Arlington,…

Jake Paul wins boxing match in first round against Ben Askren

YouTube star turned into boxer

Originally Published: 18 APR 21 01:51 ET Updated: 18 APR 21 15:04 ET By Travis Caldwell, CNN (CNN) -- YouTuber-turned-boxer Jake Paul defeated former MMA fighter Ben Askren in a much-anticipated boxing match with a first-round TKO, as the two…

Wisconsin shooting, 3 dead and 2 injured

Gunshots broke out overnight

Originally Published: 18 APR 21 05:50 ET Updated: 18 APR 21 13:53 ET By Alta Spells and Holly Yan, CNN (CNN) -- Authorities are looking for whoever opened fire at a tavern in southeast Wisconsin overnight, killing three people and…

'Please put aside all of the harsh rhetoric about immigration'

Bush calls on Congress Sunday

Originally Published: 18 APR 21 12:22 ET By Nicky Robertson and Chandelis Duster, CNN (CNN) -- Former President George W. Bush on Sunday called on Congress to tone down the "harsh rhetoric" on immigration, adding that he hopes that doing…

'Every single day there's a mass shooting in the United States'

Fauci speaks on gun violence being a public health issue

Originally Published: 18 APR 21 09:43 ET Updated: 18 APR 21 11:05 ET By Chandelis Duster, CNN (CNN) -- Dr. Anthony Fauci, President Joe Biden's chief medical adviser, acknowledged Sunday that gun violence in the US is a public health…

U.S. made little progress preventing Covid-19 deaths this past week

Americans are taking fewer safety precautions

Originally Published: 17 APR 21 02:19 ET Updated: 18 APR 21 04:32 ET By Madeline Holcombe, CNN (CNN) -- As health experts worry about a Covid-19 resurgence, an influential forecasting team said the country did not make significant progress against…

ACM Awards 2021 nominees

See the list here

Originally Published: 18 APR 21 02:01 ET By Megan Thomas, CNN (CNN) -- The Academy of Country Music Awards, which celebrate some of the best songs and performances in country music of the year, will be presented Sunday. Maren Morris…

First helicopter flight on Mars could happen Monday

Ingenuity helicopter prepares for historic flight

Originally Published: 17 APR 21 15:27 ET By Ashley Strickland, CNN (CNN) -- The Ingenuity helicopter is preparing for its historic flight on Mars Monday if everything goes according to plan. The first powered, controlled flight on another planet…