(CNN) Inmates in the Oklahoma Department of Corrections (ODOC) began receiving tablets this week as part of a plan to supply all state prisoners with secure tablet computers. "The tablets represent a critical update to the communications and technology serv...
Things have opened up in Georgia, like in much of the country, as states have eased or lifted mask mandates and social distancing requirements , and more and more people are fully vaccinated against Covid-19. That's creating new anxiety for Lawson, who has...
(CNN) A shooting in Savannah, Georgia, Friday night killed a 20-year-old man and left seven others wounded, according to local police. In a news conference Saturday, Savannah Police Chief Roy Minter revised the number of victims down to eight total and clar...
(CNN) The rapper Polo G was arrested Saturday morning on multiple charges in Miami, Florida, Miami-Dade County Corrections records show. The 22-year-old, whose real name is Taurus Bartlett, faces five charges including battery on a police officer, threateni...
(CNN) Campfires and other activities were banned Friday on Arizona federal land as crews battle two massive wildfires that have charred more than 150,000 acres over the past week, officials said. The Telegraph and Mescal Fires , both burning nearly 100 mile...
(CNN) For many people, it's just another cute dog show, but for the serious dog lovers, the 145th Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show is no joke. And if you love going awwww over your furry friends, here's what you need to know:What is the Westminster Kennel C...
A century after the end of the Civil War, more than a dozen states still had laws on the books banning interracial marriage. Enter Mildred and Richard Loving, a Virginia couple whose June 12, 1967 Supreme Court ruling dealt a major blow to miscegenation law...
(CNN) Airstream has long been famous for its classic shiny camper trailers that can be parked along the smooth dirt driving paths of campsites that have hook-ups for electricity and plumbing. But now it has come out with its four-wheel-drive off-road camper...
(CNN) Amid a worsening drought across the southwestern United States, residents are hoping for rain from the upcoming monsoon season. "A drier than normal Southwest monsoon season is slightly favored for 2021," Scott Handel, lead meteorologist at the Nation...
(CNN) Police in Gresham, Oregon, say a suspect in the city's oldest cold case homicide was arrested with the help of DNA technology more than 40 years since the crime. Authorities arrested 58-year-old Robert Plympton on Tuesday and say he's responsible for...
(CNN) A security officer was shot and killed by two suspected bank robbers in Gary, Indiana, Friday afternoon, authorities said. According to the Lake County Sheriff's Office, the security officer was "ambushed" and killed outside the Midwest Bank by the su...
(CNN) The Justice Department's leak investigation that targeted lawmakers was more than a year old when Attorney General William Barr took office in 2019. Barr had vowed early on to help answer lingering questions from conservatives about the fairness of th...
(CNN) Board members in a New York school district attempted to discuss a diverse curriculum and critical thinking -- but it erupted into a debate about critical race theory. At a school board meeting in Commack, Long Island, this week, members of the public...
Steve Sisolak signed a sweeping law Friday that moves its party presidential selection contest up to the first Tuesday in February in 2024 and changes it from a caucus to a primary. "I am deeply grateful to the legislators, community advocates, and supporte...
(CNN) Two people are dead after their SUV crashed into a Greyhound bus on I-65 in White County, Indiana. The SUV was traveling southbound on I-65 when it crossed the median and hit the front end of the Greyhound bus at about 12:40 p.m. Friday, according to...
(CNN) The gunman who opened fire in a Florida grocery store Thursday first fired one shot that killed a 1-year-old boy before struggling with the boy's 69-year-old grandmother and then fatally shooting her, authorities said. WallThe shooter, identified as 5...
(CNN) Dartmouth College's Geisel School of Medicine has dropped all sanctions against 17 students accused of cheating on online exams this spring, according to an email from Dean Duane Compton to students this week. "Upon further review and based on new inf...
(CNN Business) Tech giants including Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google could be forced to make sweeping changes to their businesses under a series of new bills introduced Friday by House lawmakers targeting the companies' economic dominance. The bipartisan...
New York (CNN Business) If you were to judge Newsmax's views about Facebook (FB) by what its hosts say on-air, you would probably be under the impression that the right-wing channel sees the social media company as an enemy of the conservative movement. Gre...
Washington (CNN) Attorney General Merrick Garland announced the Justice Department will aggressively fight efforts to restrict voting rights nationwide following a blitz of new voting restrictions in Republican-led states that stem from former President Don...