For Zhang Lianping, a 72-year-old retired small business owner in College Park, Maryland, WeChat is a lifeline for staying in touch with relatives, old classmates and friends spread across Beijing, Shandong and Liaoning provinces in China.
Posted on: 8 August 2020 | 2:32 pm
The WNBA took the political center stage this week. Players from the Atlanta Dream wore shirts endorsing a political opponent (Raphael Warnock) of team co-owner and Georgia Republican Sen. Kelly Loeffler. Loeffler had been critical of Black Lives Matter; many of the players endorse the movement.
Posted on: 8 August 2020 | 2:30 pm
Covid-19 precautions need to stay consistent -- whether or not the numbers are coming down -- because the more Americans move around the more the virus does too, a health expert said.
Posted on: 8 August 2020 | 2:28 pm
A missing mother and her 1-year-old baby were found after a very good boy named Max discovered them on the edge of a ravine.
Posted on: 8 August 2020 | 2:04 pm
The first night of the Democratic National Convention is currently expected to bring a message of unity featuring Democratic Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, former first lady Michelle Obama and former Republican Ohio Gov. John Kasich, according to a source who has seen current convention plans.
Posted on: 8 August 2020 | 1:56 pm
Berkshire Hathaway is recovering from a rough start to a year in which it was hard hit by the coronavirus. Its second quarter earnings, released Saturday morning, were up almost 87% from last year, and a big turnaround from its huge first quarter loss.
Posted on: 8 August 2020 | 1:34 pm
If you're being confronted by a bear, there's a few things you should know before running away.
Posted on: 8 August 2020 | 1:24 pm
Grocery store items, pro sports teams, and country music bands have all removed racially insensitive names.
Posted on: 8 August 2020 | 12:21 pm
History professor Allan Lichtman is used to being right.
Posted on: 8 August 2020 | 11:48 am
CNN's Michael Smerconish presses Trump campaign national press secretary Hogan Gidley, saying President Donald Trump has an obligation to tell Americans that a delay in vote counting caused by the pandemic does not equal fraud.
Posted on: 8 August 2020 | 11:46 am
After Kenneth Bloom retired from a career in the grocery business, he didn't stray far. The 61-year-old focused on delivering groceries for Instacart, a role he'd been doing as a side-gig before retirement. The work gave him more flexibility, a source of income to supplement his pension, and the chance to continue indulging in his fondness for food shopping.
Posted on: 8 August 2020 | 11:35 am
Joe Arpaio, the former Arizona sheriff known for his controversial hardline tactics against undocumented immigrants, lost his bid to win back his former position in Maricopa County.
Posted on: 8 August 2020 | 10:41 am
Sarah Thomas is back at her job, but she's no longer earning enough to pay her bills.
Posted on: 8 August 2020 | 9:07 am
President Donald Trump turned a hastily scheduled Friday night "news conference" at his New Jersey golf club into a surreal kind of campaign rally -- uttering the usual boasts and false claims, except with polo-clad club members standing at the back of the room.
Posted on: 8 August 2020 | 9:04 am
CNN has received countless questions from parents and children around the country about the deadly coronavirus pandemic. As a father of three, Dr. Sanjay Gupta knows how important it is to talk to your kids about this virus and all the changes it brings. Each week, he tries to answers as many of these questions as possible.
Posted on: 8 August 2020 | 9:03 am