Mom shames 13-yr-old daughter for racy pics

May 23rd, 2015

CNN’s Poppy Harlow speaks to a mom who posted a video online shaming her daughter after she discovered her secret Facebook account.

40-pound woman’s desperate plea goes viral

May 23rd, 2015

“My name’s Rachael. I need your help,” Rachael Farrokh says, short of breath in a desperate plea for life in a video she posted to YouTube.

Verdict coming in police killing of 2 unarmed people

May 23rd, 2015

A judge has reached a verdict in the 2012 case of a Cleveland police officer charged with voluntary manslaughter for allegedly standing on hood of a car and firing into the windshield, killing the vehicle’s two unarmed occupants.

This Insane Luxury Hotel Will Help Transform Mecca into Disneyland

May 23rd, 2015

Mecca—the ancient holy city that’s been the site of Islamic pilgrimages for millennia—is being turned into Disneyland. Helping complete its transformation? This 2,000 foot-tall hotel, which will tower over the city like a desert fortress on steroids, projecting a dazzling green laser show at night.

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Mother found pushing dead toddler on swing

May 23rd, 2015

Police found a mother pushing a dead baby in a swing at a Maryland park. Police say she was there possibly all night. CNN affiliate WJLA reports.

What veterans think about on Memorial Day

May 23rd, 2015

As a wounded veteran who served two tours in Iraq, I’ve been asked to give speeches at Memorial Day celebrations. It’s one of the hardest jobs I’ve ever done.

Iraqis fight back against ISIS

May 23rd, 2015

After days of ISIS fighters advancing east out of Ramadi, an alliance of Iraqi forces opposed to the terror group say they’ve launched a counter-attack — hoping to push them away from a key Iraqi military base and the capital.

Cops: Mansion killings suspect had help

May 23rd, 2015

The five people arrested along with the suspect have been questioned and released. FULL STORY

Bizarre Nasty Star is Being Devoured by its Companion

May 23rd, 2015

Astronomers are calling it the “Nasty 1,” but the hefty, rapidly aging star that shines in the center of the image above sure is beautiful. It’s also damn peculiar, and it may hold clues to a stellar mystery that’s puzzled scientists for decades.

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Woman who escaped months in box found slain

May 23rd, 2015

A Missouri woman kept captive in a wooden box for four months escaped in April, only to be shot to death this week along with her son, police said.