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There were at least 10 mass shootings across the US this weekend

The rise in violence began last year and has continued

Originally Published: 10 MAY 21 04:42 ET Updated: 10 MAY 21 18:25 ET By Hollie Silverman, CNN (CNN) -- A gunman opened fire at a family birthday party in Colorado Springs on Sunday, leaving six people dead and a…

Arizona fire grows to 2,560 acres

20% contained so far

Originally Published: 09 MAY 21 10:10 ET Updated: 09 MAY 21 16:12 ET By Dakin Andone, CNN (CNN) -- A brush fire that broke out Friday east of Phoenix, Arizona, has grown to 2,560 acres, according to the state Department…

President Biden has a chance to figure out the GOP this week

Biden says he no longer understands Republicans

Originally Published: 09 MAY 21 08:00 ET Updated: 09 MAY 21 12:10 ET By Kevin Liptak, CNN (CNN) -- President Joe Biden used a fleeting handshake moment below Air Force One this week to pitch two Republican senators on his…

'China is failing to meet responsible standards regarding their space debris'

NASA criticizes China's handling of rocket re-entry after debris lands near Maldives

Originally Published: 08 MAY 21 23:32 ET Updated: 09 MAY 21 08:29 ET By Jackie Wattles, CNN Business (CNN) -- NASA has lambasted China for its failure to "meet responsible standards" after debris from its out-of-control rocket likely plunged…

'This afternoon was a difficult one for our family'

Obamas announce family dog, Bo, has died

Originally Published: 08 MAY 21 16:28 ET Updated: 08 MAY 21 17:04 ET By Veronica Stracqualursi and Suzanne Malveaux, CNN (CNN) -- The Obamas announced Saturday that their beloved family dog Bo has died. "This afternoon was a difficult…

U.S. law enforcers urge people not to forge Covid-19 vaccine cards

Officials are highly aware of fake versions

Originally Published: 08 MAY 21 14:28 ET By Jason Hanna, CNN (CNN) -- Covid-19 vaccination record cards can easily be forged, and US law enforcers are keenly aware. For weeks, the FBI has warned the public against making, selling or…

'We want to hope for the best, and prepare for the worst'

Experts are concerned about a possible surge

Originally Published: 08 MAY 21 01:24 ET Updated: 08 MAY 21 06:31 ET By Madeline Holcombe, CNN (CNN) -- As experts grow concerned about a possible Covid-19 surge in the winter, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention may…

China's rocket out of control, expected to reenter Earth's atmosphere

Falling debris pose very little threat to human safety

Weighing in at nearly 20 tons with a standing height of 10-stories, the Chinese Long March 5B rocket is spiraling out of control and set to reenter Earth's atmosphere this weekend. The rocket's boosters and other remnants were supposed to…

Millions of Americans remain out of work

Following one year after the worst jobs loss on record

Originally Published: 06 MAY 21 06:41 ET By Anneken Tappe, CNN Business (CNN) -- The US labor market collapsed a year ago when more than 20 million jobs vanished in a single month. Now the economy is healing, but millions…

Facebook tried to punt the Trump decision. That backfired

Facebook has six months to decide how long Trump will be banned

Originally Published: 05 MAY 21 11:31 ET Updated: 05 MAY 21 15:49 ET Analysis by Donie O'Sullivan, CNN Business (CNN) -- The Facebook Oversight Board was designed to make some of Facebook's most difficult decisions for the company. But on…

'Restaurants are the gateway to opportunity'

President Biden promotes Restaurant Revitalization Fund

Originally Published: 05 MAY 21 10:38 ET Updated: 05 MAY 21 15:20 ET By Kate Sullivan, CNN (CNN) -- President Joe Biden on Wednesday promoted the newly launched Restaurant Revitalization Fund, which was established to help struggling restaurants and other…

22-year-old airman's body found off Texas coast

Family found body after Coast Guard suspends search

Originally Published: 04 MAY 21 19:35 ET Updated: 05 MAY 21 07:35 ET By Amir Vera and Hannah Sarisohn, CNN (CNN) -- Family members of the missing 22-year-old airman found his body Tuesday morning off the Texas Coast, according to…

Ethereum's 27-year-old creator is now a billionaire

The cryptocurrency is currently the second-largest digital currency by market value

Originally Published: 04 MAY 21 10:52 ET Updated: 04 MAY 21 22:01 ET By Alexis Benveniste, CNN Business (CNN) -- Vitalik Buterin, a 27-year-old Russian-Canadian programmer, created ethereum in 2013 when he was 19. The cryptocurrency launched in 2015, and…