Hong Kong (CNN) A Hong Kong court has sentenced several of the city's leading pro-democracy campaigners to between 8 and 18 months in prison over their roles in unauthorized assemblies at the height of the 2019 protests. Among those sentenced was Jimmy Lai,...
(CNN) At least 21 states have recorded at least a 10% rise in daily average positive cases of Covid-19, according to Johns Hopkins University data Thursday, demonstrating that the fight against the pandemic is far from over. In Michigan, hospitals are incre...
Maxi Bagnasco says he knows Diego Maradona's features by heart after painting portraits of the soccer star almost daily since the Argentine World Cup winner died last November. The artist, who creates lifelike paintings with spray paint on huge canvases, de...
All of them went extinct in the wild -- and all of them came back, thanks to reintroduction programs. Conservation scientists use translocation and captive breeding to re-establish animal populations that have died out in the wild -- either entirely or in c...
(CNN) Simon & Schuster said it won't distribute a book written by the Louisville police officer who was shot while executing a no-knock warrant at the home of Breonna Taylor, who was killed in the raid. Jonathan Mattingly's book, "The Fight for Truth: T...
(CNN) The shooting started in the city of Bago, Myanmar at 5 a.m. on April 9. The would-be student, who had planned to study IT in college this year, witnessed the brutal crackdown by junta-controlled security forces. In reality, it offered little protectio...
Written by Anny ShawThis article was originally published by The Art Newspaper, an editorial partner of CNN Style. Scam, pyramid scheme and tech speculation bubble -- such have been the more cynical responses to the meteoric rise of the NFT (non-fungible to...
Photos: Protests after Daunte Wright's shooting Demonstrators gather outside the Brooklyn Center Police Department in response to the shooting of Daunte Wright on Thursday. Hide Caption 1 of 34 Photos: Protests after Daunte Wright's shooting A message is pr...
(CNN) Rescue crews will keep searching overnight for the 12 people still missing after a commercial vessel capsized Tuesday several miles south of Port Fourchon, Louisiana, according to the US Coast Guard. Six people were rescued and one body was found afte...
(CNN) Law enforcement officials in Indianapolis are working a "mass casualty situation," according to Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department Spokesperson Officer Genae Cook. The incident happened at a FedEx facility located at 8951 Mirabel Road in Indi...
(CNN Business) A version of this article first appeared in the "Reliable Sources" newsletter. "Police murder" is obviously a very charged term, but it reflects the emotions of this time. In Minneapolis, the defense in Derek Chauvin's murder trial rested its...
But nearly a year's worth of talks on Capitol Hill have yielded little in the way of results. In the meantime, Black and Brown men are still dying senseless deaths at the hands of police. The deep fissures in the Democratic party over what to do on the issu...
The double blow is that a picture is emerging that the AstraZeneca vaccine -- which appears to have caused a very rare, sometimes fatal, condition of severe clotting with low blood platelet counts -- may be affecting younger adults more than the elderly. De...
London (CNN) Much of Donald Trump's success early in his political career came from his promises to " drain the swamp " of Washington DC. Cameron was the Conservative prime minister from 2010-2016. Greensill, now insolvent, focused on supply chain financing...
His robust fundraising swamps the roughly $192,000 he raised during the first three months in the off-year of the previous election cycle. And it underscores how much the Republican small-donor base is rewarding loyalty to the former President. Trump ally R...
Hong Kong (CNN Business) China just reported its strongest quarterly growth in nearly three decades. The world's second largest economy grew 18.3% in the first quarter of 2021 compared to a year earlier, according to government statistics released Friday. T...
It's an image that has become synonymous with Hong Kong, a vision of the city which emerged from a summer of violent protests and a year of tightening political restrictions and mass arrests in the name of national security. It's also an image that's indica...
(CNN) Republican Rep. Jim Jordan and the nation's top infectious disease expert Dr. Anthony Fauci got into a heated exchange Thursday over the country's Covid-19 mitigation measures, which ended with Democratic Rep. Maxine Waters telling Jordan to "shut you...
(CNN) Over the past year, New Zealand has been celebrated for its handling of the Covid-19 pandemic . As of April 12, Australia had vaccinated just 1.2 million people -- less than 5% of its population. A bold gamble in the US and UKIn the early months of th...
Written by Gabriella AngeletiThis article was originally published by The Art Newspaper , an editorial partner of CNN Style. A Yayoi Kusama exhibition that opened on April 10 at the New York Botanical Garden (NYBG) will include a newly commissioned version...