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Gwyneth Paltrow in court as trial over 2016 ski collision begins

Trial over a 2016 skiing accident involving Gwyneth Paltrow began on Tuesday. Tue, 21 Mar 2023 16:44:09 GMT

'Vibrant' Roman mosaic discovered under supermarket construction site

Archaeologists in England have discovered a "fantastic" Roman mosaic on land earmarked for a supermarket, suggesting a villa once occupied the site. Tue, 21 Mar 2023 16:43:53 GMT

'At times I was really pissed off to be part of that era': Novak Djokovic speaks to CNN about competing with Nadal and Federer

Although all-time tennis great Novak Djokovic says that his rivalry with Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer made him the player he is today, initially the Serbian was "pissed off" to be part of the golden era. Tue, 21 Mar 2023 16:40:50 GMT

Michael Chertoff acknowledges scope of his Supreme Court security work and outlines leak probe timeline in new letter to Congress

Former Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff has provided a public accounting of his firm's work at the Supreme Court that began five years ago with security at justices' homes, for their travels and in courtroom operations, confirming CNN's exclusive reporting related to Chertoff's endorsement of the court's investigation of a leaked abortion decision. Tue, 21 Mar 2023 16:38:36 GMT

US tourist fined $500 for driving Ferrari into Florence's famous piazza

Motorist was apprehended after cruising into the Piazza della Signoria, next to Florence's famous Uffizi Gallery, in his gleaming red Ferrari Spider sports car. Tue, 21 Mar 2023 16:38:36 GMT

Russia's war in Ukraine

China and Russia "share similar goals," Chinese leader Xi Jinping said in a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin during a visit to Moscow. Follow live updates here. Tue, 21 Mar 2023 16:36:32 GMT

Researchers 3D printed this cheesecake

Researchers have been pushing the limits of 3D printing for decades, using the manufacturing technique to churn out human organs, rocket parts and more. But can the technology be applied to make a fully baked dessert? A team of engineers revealed the results in a new study. Tue, 21 Mar 2023 16:34:52 GMT

School workers in the nation's second-largest district go on strike, shutting down schools. Here's what they want

A union representing 30,000 Los Angeles school custodians, cafeteria workers, bus drivers and other support staff has started a three-day strike with support from the district's teachers, effectively stopping classes for more than a half million students in the nation's second-largest school system. Tue, 21 Mar 2023 16:33:30 GMT

Missouri AG seeks to restrict gender-affirming care for minors

Missouri's Republican attorney general is seeking to implement an emergency regulation to restrict gender-affirming care for minors. Tue, 21 Mar 2023 16:22:59 GMT

US to send Patriot missile systems to Ukraine faster than originally planned

Patriot missile defense systems are set to be deployed to Ukraine faster than originally planned and a group of 65 Ukrainian soldiers will complete their training on the systems at Fort Sill, Oklahoma, in the coming days, US defense officials said on Tuesday. Tue, 21 Mar 2023 16:07:46 GMT

UK counter terrorism police investigating after man set on fire near mosque

British counter terrorism police are investigating an attack on a man who was set on fire while he was walking home from a mosque in Birmingham, central England, on Monday. Tue, 21 Mar 2023 16:03:28 GMT

Latest on the banking crisis and global markets

US stock futures and global markets rose Tuesday after coordinated action by the Federal Reserve and other leading central banks to keep dollars flowing around the financial system appears to have calmed nerves for now. Tue, 21 Mar 2023 16:02:32 GMT

Why some Iranian Americans have mixed feelings about this year's Nowruz

Persian New Year, which began on March 20, is a joyous occasion. But this year, many Iranian Americans say they feel conflicted about the first Nowruz since protests sparked by the death of 22-year-old Mahsa Jina Amini. Tue, 21 Mar 2023 16:00:04 GMT

Global stocks rise as investor worries about banking turmoil ease

Stocks around the world rose Tuesday as concerns about the global banking sector eased in response to a whirlwind of intervention by policymakers and industry players. Tue, 21 Mar 2023 15:58:34 GMT

Home prices just broke a decade-long streak

The median price of a US home was lower this February than it was in February 2022, ending more than a decade of year-over-year increases, the longest on record, according to a National Association of Realtors report released Tuesday. Tue, 21 Mar 2023 15:58:10 GMT

London's Metropolitan Police lets predators flourish, review concludes

London's Metropolitan Police has allowed predatory behavior to flourish within its force and failed to adequately protect members of the public from abuse, as well as its own female staff, according to a review that accused the organization of perpetuating a misogynistic, sexist, racist and homophobic internal culture. Tue, 21 Mar 2023 15:52:59 GMT

Dominion wants Rupert and Lachlan Murdoch to testify at trial, court filing shows

Dominion wants to put Rupert Murdoch and his son Lachlan Murdoch on the witness stand at next month's expected defamation trial against Fox News, according to court filings. Tue, 21 Mar 2023 15:48:18 GMT

Lawmakers say TikTok is a national security threat, but evidence remains unclear

As TikTok CEO Shou Zi Chew prepares for his first congressional grilling on Thursday, much of the focus will undoubtedly be on the short-form video app's potential national security risks. Tue, 21 Mar 2023 15:41:57 GMT

Israeli minister says there's 'no such thing as a Palestinian people,' inviting US rebuke

Israel's far-right Finance Minister Bezalel Smotrich denied the existence of a Palestinian people or nationhood over the weekend, prompting a rebuke from the United States just weeks after calling for a Palestinian town to be "erased." Tue, 21 Mar 2023 15:16:40 GMT

TikTok says it has 150 million US users amid renewed calls for a ban

TikTok now has 150 million monthly active users in the United States, CEO Shou Chew confirmed on Tuesday, in a clear attempt to highlight the platform's vast and growing reach in the country amid renewed calls for a ban. Tue, 21 Mar 2023 15:15:54 GMT

Video shows Irvo Otieno being pinned to the floor in the moments before his death

Surveillance video released by a prosecutor Tuesday shows Irvo Otieno being pinned to the floor by multiple security officers at a Virginia state mental health facility in the moments leading up to his death earlier this month. Tue, 21 Mar 2023 15:05:09 GMT

Video released of man's death at Virginia mental health facility

A Virginia prosecutor released surveillance video Tuesday from a mental hospital showing the events that led to Irvo Otieno's death Follow the latest news here. Tue, 21 Mar 2023 15:04:19 GMT

Kitchen renovation unearths paintings nearly 400 years old

Murals believed to be nearly 400 years old have been discovered at an apartment in northern England following a kitchen renovation. Tue, 21 Mar 2023 15:03:43 GMT

Russian cruise missiles destroyed in strike in Crimea, Ukraine Defense Ministry says

Ukraine's Ministry of Defense said late Monday that a strike destroyed Russian "Kalibr" cruise missiles that were being transported by train in the town of Dzhankoi, in Russian-occupied Crimea. Tue, 21 Mar 2023 15:01:46 GMT

'As special as it gets': LeBron James solidifies legendary status by becoming the NBA's all-time leading scorer

It was a night of wild expectations and LeBron James, once again, delivered. Tue, 21 Mar 2023 14:59:13 GMT

Opinion: Biden's veto supports free markets, not 'woke' capitalism

Biden's veto supports free markets in the hard work of analyzing the long-term determinants of financial performance, including both traditional financial information like sales growth, cost margins and productivity, as well as information related to environmental factors like carbon emissions, social factors like labor practices and governance factors like transparency in reporting, writes Witold Henisz. Tue, 21 Mar 2023 14:55:13 GMT

Teacher allegedly shot by 6-year-old can't forget the look on student's face, she tells NBC in first interview since the shooting

The first-grade teacher allegedly shot by a 6-year-old student in her Virginia classroom can't forget the look on the student's face as he aimed the gun at her and moments later "thought I had died," she told NBC in her first interview since the January incident. Tue, 21 Mar 2023 14:55:09 GMT

'Our dreams never came true.' These men helped build Qatar's World Cup, now they are struggling to survive

Kamal was standing outside a shop with other migrant workers, having finished yet another grueling working day, when he and -- he says -- a few others were arrested this August. Without explanation, the 24-year-old says he was put into a vehicle and, for the next week, kept in a Qatari jail, the location and name of which he does not know. Tue, 21 Mar 2023 14:54:33 GMT

Crews in California brace for more flooding as another atmospheric river approaches, bringing heavy rain and fierce winds

California state emergency officials are positioning crews across several counties to brace for more damaging floods as another atmospheric river is set to slam storm-fatigued California Tuesday, threatening to whip up hurricane force winds and deluge the state with more rain and snow. Tue, 21 Mar 2023 14:54:33 GMT

House GOP uses its new power in extraordinary effort to shield Trump from indictment

Donald Trump's Republican allies in the House are doing what the former president taught them to do -- use government power to try to keep his legal threats at bay. Tue, 21 Mar 2023 14:47:41 GMT

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