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Investigators believe 'Pillowcase Rapist' possibly in custody, report says

Authorities believe a Florida man arrested in 2020 is the so-called Pillowcase Rapist and is responsible for a string of notorious South Florida assaults that took place in the 1980s, according to the Miami-Dade State Attorney's Office.

The Doomsday Clock is closer than ever to midnight. Here's why that matters

Every year, a group of scientists and Nobel laureates update their estimate of how close we are to the apocalypse.

Authorities warn of TikTok 'outlet challenge' causing fires

Authorities in Plymouth, Massachusetts, are warning of a viral video challenge that is trending on the social media platform TikTok. The challenge involves using a partially plugged in phone charger and a penny to cause a spark, sometimes leading to fire. CNN affiliate WBZ reports.

He killed five tigers and tried to hire a hit man on a rival. Now he's going to prison for 22 years

Joseph Maldonado-Passage, who called himself "Joe Exotic," was sentenced after being found guilty for a murder-for-hire plot and several wildlife violations. CNN affiliate KOCO reports.

5 things to know for January 23: Impeachment, coronavirus, Australia, Auschwitz

As China announced a partial lockdown of Wuhan, the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak, the CNN team on the ground had to flee the city in time. CNN's David Culver and Steven Jiang report.

5 things to know for January 23: Impeachment, coronavirus, Australia, Auschwitz

The central US is waking up to a mash-up of weather that will impact travel. A winter storm is bringing rain to the South transitioning to a wintry mix in the North while dense fog sets in from Texas to Minnesota. CNN Meteorologist Pedram Javaheri has the forecast.

5 things to know for January 23: Impeachment, coronavirus, Australia, Auschwitz

Lead impeachment manager Rep. Adam Schiff (R-CA) invoked the words of Alexander Hamilton and said President Trump tried to influence Ukraine to help him "cheat" to win the 2020 presidential election.

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Sports

Basketball star Maya Moore to skip second consecutive WNBA season and 2020 Olympics to focus on criminal justice reform

WNBA superstar Maya Moore is stepping away from the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and another WNBA season to focus on criminal justice reform.

Nick Kyrgios and Gilles Simon mock Rafael Nadal routine at Australian Open

Dirty rain delays play, Nick Kyrgios has fun and mocks Rafa Nadal in his win, while Simona Halep marches into the third round in this day 4 wrap of the Australian Open.

Zion Williamson stuns for New Orleans Pelicans in record-breaking NBA debut

Is New Orleans Pelican Zion Williamson the next NBA superstar or will he fail to live up to the insane hype? Don Riddell and Dale Yake look at the former Duke star.

Conor McGregor wins in first UFC match in 15 months

Irish mixed martial arts fighter Conor McGregor was victorious in his first UFC match in over 15 months, with a technical knockout win over American opponent Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone in Las Vegas, Nevada.

The life and times of Conor McGregor -- how social media changed UFC fighter

On Saturday, Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone readies for the biggest fight of his career against the UFC's ultimate villain, Conor McGregor, who returns to the octagon after a lengthy hiatus

Liam Broady brands Australian Open email a 'slap in the face' as bushfire smoke continues to hit tournament

Severe thunderstorms are bringing temporary relief, along with new risks, to Australia that has been ravaged by historic bushfires. CNN's Will Ripley reports.

'The body and brain is the limit, not the car': How it feels to drive the world's quickest Porsche

CNN Supercharged Nicki Shields sees the revolutionary Porsche 919 hybrid on a tour of the Porsche museum in Stuttgart, Germany.

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Entertainment

Former 'Bachelorette' contestant Tyler Gwozdz dead at 29

Former "Bachelorette" contestant Tyler Gwozdz has died, according to the show's producers.

She is the first openly bisexual contestant in Miss USA's 68-year history

Rachel Slawson, Miss Utah USA, is the first openly bisexual contestant in the pageant's history. Her platform focuses on destigmatizing mental health issues.

Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani drop 'Nobody But You' music video

Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani released a music video for their duet "Nobody But You" ahead of the 2020 Grammy Awards.

Harry Hamlin says playing a gay man in a 1982 film hurt his career

Actor Harry Hamlin says when he portrayed a gay man in a 1982 film, it 'completely ended' his feature film career.

Screen Actors Guild Awards make history as 'Parasite' claims its top prize

Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston, who were married from 2000 to 2005, shared the SAG Awards stage. Pitt joked about his failed marriages during his acceptance speech.

Screen Actors Guild Awards give Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt early wins

CNN's Stephanie Elam shares what to expect at the 2020 Screen Actors Guild Awards from the red carpet outside of the Shrine Auditorium.

Rebel Wilson shows off her weight loss in new Instagram post, after calling 2020 'The Year of Health'

Actress Rebel Wilson says she's making 2020 "The Year of Health."

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Business-Consumer

PG&E will file for bankruptcy, replace CEO

Pacific Gas and Electric Co., facing billions of dollars in claims over the deadly 2018 Camp Fire, is headed to bankruptcy court.

Ford and Volkswagen partner up

Ford and Volkswagen have signed an agreement to develop commercial vans and medium-sized pickups beginning as early as 2022. CNN's Peter Valdes-Dapena reports.

Ford's new GT500 is its most powerful car ever

At the Detroit Motor Show, Ford unveiled the 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 with more horsepower than can be found even in its GT supercar.

Why journalists at the nation's largest newspaper chain are nervous

The revelation sent a shudder through newsrooms across the country, from the southwestern border up to the n...

Pound strengthens after parliamentary defeat leaves Brexit plan in tatters

The British pound shrugged off a dramatic vote in the UK parliament that left the government's Brexit plans ...

Ford unveils its most powerful Mustang yet

Ford unveiled the most powerful factory-produced Mustang the company has ever made at the Detroit Auto Show ...

Delta issues another warning on earnings

Delta Air Lines says the next three months could be bumpy.On Tuesday, the company forecast earnings p...

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US Politics

Impeachment managers dissect abuse of power charge in making case against Trump

On Thursday, House Democrats argued that even though President Donald Trump didn't commit a federal crime, his "dangerous" behavior in Ukraine constitutes an abuse of power.

Warren on Biden's role in impeachment trial: 'I don't think of this in terms of the politics'

Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren said she was not thinking "in terms of the politics" when asked if she was worried discussions of former Vice President Joe Biden in the ongoing impeachment trial were strengthening Biden's presidential bid.

Senators considering short morning-only impeachment session on Saturday

CNN's John Berman criticizes a group of GOP senators who missed portions of President Trump's impeachment trial.

Democrats play 1999 video of Lindsey Graham talking about impeachment to bolster case against Trump

Impeachment manager Rep. Jerry Nadler (D) plays a clip of Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) from 1999 during the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump.

Trump now says he's open to entitlement cuts, including Medicare

From the campaign trail to the presidency, Donald Trump has offered many ideas on health care fixes, but some of his stances may seem at odds.

Donald Trump was asked about Elon Musk. His answer was incoherent.

In a CNBC interview at Davos, President Trump was asked to comment on Elon Musk.

Graham congratulated Schiff on 'good job' in presenting argument in Senate impeachment trial

Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse tells CNN John Berman Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham congratulated Democratic Rep. Adam Schiff, the lead House impeachment manager, on a job well done after day two of the Senate impeachment trial of President Donald Trump wrapped.

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Health

Surgeries are being postponed because of a surgical gown shortage

Cardinal Health, a large manufacturer of surgical gowns, told customers to stop using its Level 3 surgical gowns. The gown shortage is affecting the whole country and postponing surgeries.

Two Excedrin products are temporarily discontinued, company says

Pharmaceutical company GlaxoSmithKline says it has temporarily discontinued two types of Excedrin items as a precautionary measure due to inconsistencies in how ingredients are transferred and weighed.

CDC confirms first US case of Wuhan coronavirus

Thermal detectors scan passengers for fever at Wuhan's airport and train station, as demand for face masks spikes. CNN's David Culver reports.

A teen's final days with the flu

Although the fever and aches feel terrible, most people don't die from the flu. CNN's Elizabeth Cohen explains how this common illness can turn lethal.

Flu leaves a 4-year-old girl blind in Iowa

CNN's Elizabeth Cohen shares the heart-wrenching case of a four-year-old girl who may be permanently blind due to a flu infection.

Second baby in the US born from transplanted uterus of deceased donor

Jennifer Gobrecht received a uterus transplant as part of a Penn Medicine trial that aims to make pregnancy a wider possibility for more women with infertility issues.

Lifestyle changes may combat a dementia that strikes people in their 40s and 50s

47.5 million people around the world suffer from dementia, which leads to a loss of memory and intellectual abilities. Watch this video to learn more.

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Hungry Howie's delivery driver shows off insane piano skills

A family in Shelby Township ordered a pizza for dinner, but were treated to both dinner and a show.Julie Varch...

Man charged after allegedly pointing gun at Amazon driver

A Lenexa man has been arrested and charged after he allegedly pointed a gun at a female Amazon driver who accidentall...

Arkansas Defensive Back Arrested For DWI

Senior defensive back Ryder Lucas was arrested Sunday (July 29) for drunk driving on College Avenue.Fayettevil...

Waitress sends heartwarming message to young girl

A waitress at a Holyoke restaurant recent served up a message of empowerment for a young girl.Now, her words a...

6-foot-long rattlesnake found after nearly attacking dog

A woman is on high alert after she says a six-foot-long rattlesnake nearly attacked her dog Friday.20-year-old...

Man sentenced to 10 years in prison for death of girlfriend's 2-year-old son

A man was sentenced to 10 years in prison, with credit for time already served, for the death of his girlfriend's 2-y...

Mother devastated after necklace with son's ashes was stolen

A mother is devastated after the necklace carrying her son's ashes was stolen.It happened in the south end of ...

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Social Media-Technology

Snap exodus continues: CFO out after less than a year

Snap is losing another high-profile executive. Chief Financial Officer Tim Stone told Snap on Tuesday that h...

Huawei's founder praises Trump and denies claims his company spies for China

The reclusive founder of Huawei has denied allegations that his telecoms company spies for the Chinese gover...

How Alexa knows the difference between a breaking window and a wine glass

For Amazon, getting Alexa's new security-guard feature to work meant literally breaking a lot of windows....

Alibaba's 'City Brain' is slashing congestion in its hometown

Traffic used to be a frequent headache for residents in Hangzhou, the eastern Chinese city that's home to Al...

Huawei fires employee arrested in Poland on spying charges

A Huawei executive arrested in Poland on charges of spying for China has been fired by the Chinese tech comp...

SpaceX to lay off 10% of its workers

SpaceX is laying off 10% of its 6,000-person workforce as it tackles two hugely expensive projects.El...

The gadgets of the future know everything wrong with you right now

After three hours wandering through endless aisles of ...

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Ataque en hotel de Nairobi, Kenya, deja varios muertos

(CNN) — Las fuerzas de seguridad de Kenya están luchando para recuperar el control de un...

Theresa May pierde la votación del brexit por un gran margen

(CNN) — La primera ministra británica, Theresa May, sufrió una aplastante derrota en el...

Aparece sin vida una menor en Santa Fe, Argentina

(CNN Español) — Agustina Imvinkelried fue a una discoteca el sábado 12 de enero, pero n...

Confirmado: Maroon 5, Travis Scott y Big Boi protagonizarán el show del medio tiempo del Super Bowl LII

(CNN Español) — La banda que tres veces ganadora del Grammy Maroon 5 ha sido anunciada p...

Netflix sube sus precios de suscripción: esta es la razón

(CNN Business) — Netflix está subiendo los precios en Estados Unidos a medida que el se...

¿Qué es el brexit? La guía que debes tener para entenderlo (porque a ti también te afecta)

(CNN) — La Unión Europea (UE) es posiblemente el bloque más poderoso del mundo. Pero es...

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