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  • WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 29: U.S. Department of Labor Secretary Thomas Perez delivers remarks during a public meeting of the Financial Literacy and Education Commission at the United States Treasury on June 29, 2016 in Washington, DC. The agenda focused on financial education and investment advice, as well as the intersection of financial education and legal aid. (Photo by Pete Marovich/Getty Images)

    Progressives Threaten Revolt After DNC Vote

    ATLANTA (CNN) — Progressive activists lashed out at the Democratic Party on Saturday after their choice to lead its national committee, Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison, was defeated by former Obama administration Labor Secretary Tom Perez in a tight and unexpectedly contentious contest. After the results were announced, angry Ellison loyalists rose from their seats in the back of the ballroom at the Westin Peachtree Plaza Hotel and tried to shout down outgoing interim chair Donna Brazile, chanting, “Party for the […]

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    Suspect in Kim Jong Nam Death Thought She Used Baby Oil, Official Says

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (CNN) — A suspect in the death of Kim Jong Nam, the estranged half brother of North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un, thought she was rubbing baby oil on his face, according to an Indonesian official. The suspect is one of two women who Malaysian authorities believe swiped the face of Kim Jong Nam with the VX nerve agent that led to his death while he was waiting to catch a flight February 13 at Kuala Lumpur […]

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    Truck Rams Crowd During Mardi Gras Parade; 28 Injured

    (CNN) — One man is in custody after an accident at a Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans injured at least 28 people, five seriously, officials said. Police Chief Michael Harrison said it appeared the suspect, who was driving a Chevrolet pickup truck that hit two cars before running into the crowd, was likely highly intoxicated. Among the injured, the youngest is 3 and the oldest are in their 40s. None of the injuries was life-threatening, officials said. The incident […]

  • UNDATED - In this undated image provided by the U.S. Army, Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl poses in front of an American flag. U.S. officials say Bergdahl, the only American soldier held prisoner in Afghanistan, was exchanged for five Taliban commanders being held at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, according to published reports. Bergdahl is in stable condition at a Berlin hospital, according to the reports.  (Photo by U.S. Army via Getty Images)

    Judge Rules Against Dismissing Charges Against Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl

    (CNN) — A military judge has ruled against dismissing charges against Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl despite his lawyers’ claim that President Donald Trump violated their client’s due-process rights. Bergdahl faces charges of desertion and endangering fellow soldiers after he disappeared from his base in Afghanistan in June 2009 and was held in captivity by the Taliban until May 2014. During the 2016 presidential campaign, Trump said Bergdahl “should be shot” for walking off his post. Trump also said that “in […]

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    20 Years After Dolly the Sheep, Potential of Cloning Remains Unclear

    (CNN) — On February 22, 1997, the world learned about a secret project that scientists at the Roslin Institute in Scotland had been working on. More than seven months earlier, on July 5, 1996, they had aided a Scottish Blackface sheep in giving birth to a Finn Dorset lamb codenamed 6LL3. She was the first mammal to ever be cloned from the cells of an adult animal. Using a breakthrough technique called somatic cell nuclear transfer, scientists at Roslin took […]

  • NATIONAL HARBOR, MD - FEBRUARY 24: (AFP OUT) U.S. President Donald Trump pauses while delivering remarks to the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) on February 24, 2017 in National Harbor, Maryland. Hosted by the American Conservative Union, CPAC is an annual gathering of right wing politicians, commentators and their supporters. (Photo by Olivier Douliery - Pool/Getty Images)

    Trump Declines to Attend White House Correspondents’ Dinner

    (CNN) — President Donald Trump has announced that he will not attend this year’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner, a move that comes amid increasingly hostile relations between the media and the White House. “I will not be attending the White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner this year. Please wish everyone well and have a great evening!” Trump tweeted on Saturday. I will not be attending the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner this year. Please wish everyone well and have a great […]

  • Warren Buffett is one of the richest men in the world. During an interview he offered opinions on Obamacare and the government shutdown.

    Warren Buffett: ‘Talented and Ambitious Immigrants’ Make the U.S. Economy Great

    NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Warren Buffett gave his annual shout-out to America on Saturday, extolling capitalism, immigration, the legal system and smart investing as he detailed the $17.6 billion his company earned last year. “From a standing start 240 years ago — a span of time less than triple my days on earth — Americans have combined human ingenuity, a market system, a tide of talented and ambitious immigrants, and the rule of law to deliver abundance beyond any dreams […]

  • President Trump still has to fill nearly 2,000 cabinet vacancies.

    Trump Still Has to Fill Nearly 2,000 Vacancies

    WASHINGTON (CNN) — Nearly 2,000 appointed positions in the administration of President Donald Trump remain vacant, leaving many agencies with large staffing gaps waiting to be filled, according to data reviewed by CNN. Meanwhile, Trump is noticeably behind the last three presidents when it comes to securing the confirmation of his Cabinet and other top appointments that require Senate approval. Trump complained about the pace of confirmations Friday in a speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Washington. He […]

  • Former Labor Secretary Thomas Perez speaks at a news conference at the Treasury Department in Washington on June 22, 2016.

    Perez Wins DNC Chairmanship

    ATLANTA (CNN) — ATLANTA — Democrats selected former Labor Secretary Tom Perez over Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison as their new chairman on Saturday, concluding a hotly contested race to lead a battered party as it tries to channel the anti-Donald Trump energy of its base into an electoral rebound. Perez defeated Ellison in a 235-200 vote among the Democratic National Committee’s 435 members who cast ballots Saturday. It took two rounds of voting to select a winner after Perez found […]