Largest all-electric aircraft to make maiden flight

As concerns over the environmental cost of flying continue to mount, green propulsion systems can offer an ethical alternative. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 11 hours ago

Republican Gov. Mike DeWine said Tuesday evening that wearing a mask to protect against coronavirus is "about loving your fellow human being," saying he tells Ohioans to wear the face coverings even as they have become a political flashpoint amid the pandemic. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 14 hours ago

Future of political art in Hong Kong uncertain as Beijing tightens grip

Art has galvanized protesters to unite under banners of freedom and democracy as they forge passionate narratives of love, death and resistance at all costs. But will it be possible -- or even safe -- to make radical works in the increasingly charged political climate? | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 18 hours ago

Mysterious fast radio bursts helped detect missing matter in the universe

Mysterious fast radio bursts have been used to detect matter that was considered "missing" in the universe. The bursts were able to help make measurements of matter that was previously invisible to astronomers because of how they passed through the matter. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 18 hours ago

Eurowings resumes flights to Italy (but turns around when airport's shut)

German airline Eurowings flew Dusseldorf to Sardinia on Saturday, but turned around when Olbia Airport was still shut. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 2 days ago

The US successfully tested a laser weapon that can destroy aircraft mid-flight

A US Navy warship has successfully tested a new high-energy laser weapon that can destroy aircraft mid-flight, the Navy's Pacific Fleet said in a statement Friday. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 2 days ago

Trip of a lifetime with no end in sight: life on small boats stuck at sea

Around 10,000 small boats, sailed by families, couples and individuals, ply the oceans each year. But in 2020, they're stuck at sea because of the Covid-19 pandemic. Find out how they're coping while trapped in paradise. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 3 days ago

How a fitness class made 112 people sick

South Korea's aggressive testing and contact tracing program has given the country remarkable control of Covid-19, with the ability to respond quickly to new outbreaks, writes Kent Sepkowitz | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 4 days ago

NASA is looking for participants to isolate in a Russian lab for 8 months

With people across the globe already in social isolation because of the coronavirus pandemic, why not get paid to do it? | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 4 days ago

New threat to the economy: Americans are saving like it's the 1980s

Americans are slashing their spending, hoarding cash and shrinking their credit card debt as they fear their jobs could disappear during the coronavirus pandemic. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 4 days ago

4-alarm fire on Pier 45 in San Francisco

More than 125 San Francisco firefighters are battling a four-alarm warehouse fire Saturday on Pier 45, the city's fire department says. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 5 days ago

A hairstylist worked while symptomatic and exposed 91 people to coronavirus

A hairstylist with coronavirus worked for eight days this month while symptomatic, exposing as many as 91 customers and coworkers in Missouri, health officials said. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 5 days ago

Millions of cicadas are expected to emerge after 17 years underground

As if we didn't have enough to worry about with giant murder hornets invading the US and a global pandemic, millions of 17-year cicadas will emerge from the ground this year. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 5 days ago

Hertz Files for Bankruptcy

Hertz filed for bankruptcy Friday night, the latest victim of the sudden economic downturn sparked by the Covid-19 pandemic. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 5 days ago

Google kept scam fishing license ads up for months

Google failed to stop a network of predatory websites from buying ads to promote "scam" fishing licenses to people across the country even after multiple state agencies repeatedly complained to the company about the ads, those states told CNN Business. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 5 days ago

In public, Trump bashed Fox. Behind closed doors, he had a friendly chat with its top correspondent

During his motorcade ride to a Ford Motor plant in Michigan on Thursday, President Trump ripped into his favorite network, Fox News, for having "garbage" people on the air. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 5 days ago

Pac-Man at 40: The eating icon that changed gaming history

When "Pac-Man" debuted in Tokyo 40 years ago, no one could have predicted it would become the most successful arcade game of all time. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 6 days ago

The pandemic could cause long-term damage to how we get our food.com

From farmers who have been on family land for nearly 200 years to local restaurants, coronavirus could cause long-term damage to the food supply pipeline. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 6 days ago

President Donald Trump's trip Thursday to Michigan took on symbolic significance as he clashed with three female officials elected there in 2018's backlash over his first two years in office. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 6 days ago

Homeowners are getting mortgage relief they didn't want

As part of its $2 trillion coronavirus aid package, the federal government cleared the way for struggling homeowners to get mortgage relief from lenders. But for some homeowners, the aid may have come too easily. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 7 days ago

Giant 3D wave sweeps over South Korea's Gangnam District

A giant wave has appeared on the LED façade of the city's SMTown COEX building, South Korea's biggest digital billboard. The anamorphic illusion rears up before crashing into the surface of the screen, making the two-dimensional wraparound display seem more like a large tank. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 7 days ago

News industry lobbyists say Congress needs to include relief in next stimulus package

A version of this article first appeared in the "Reliable Sources" newsletter. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 7 days ago

Coronavirus testing is disorganized and cannot tell people if it's safe to go to work or school, a new report finds. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 7 days ago

A day after President Donald Trump privately excoriated the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to Republican senators during a lunch on Capitol Hill, the fate of the agency's director, Dr. Robert Redfield, is in question. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 8 days ago

They bought a $1 house in Italy, then Covid-19 struck

Buyers have been flocking to Italy to buy bargain priced houses being sold by dying towns attempting to lure new residents. But what happened to these new home owners when coronavirus descended? | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 8 days ago

CDC staffers say White House putting politics ahead of science

In the early weeks of the US coronavirus outbreak, staff members in the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention had tracked a growing number of transmissions in Europe and elsewhere, and proposed a global advisory that would alert flyers to the dangers of air travel. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 8 days ago

Antarctic penguins release an extreme amount of laughing gas in their feces

Laughing gas isn't just something they give you at the dentist. It also comes out of penguin poop. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 9 days ago

A Detroit priest fired holy water through a squirt gun at his congregants

Father Timothy Pelc thought he would have a little fun on Easter -- and observe social distancing, of course -- by using a plastic squirt gun to dispense holy water on parishioners. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 9 days ago

Want to eat or shop at Disney? Say you won't sue

Elie Honig writes that Disney World's planned warnings and waiver of Covid-19 liabilities show we are just at the beginning of what promises to be years' worth of litigation over the disease. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 9 days ago

The State Department inspector general fired by President Donald Trump on Friday, Steve Linick, had nearly completed an investigation into Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's decision to fast-track an $8 billion arms sale to Saudi Arabia, according to House Foreign Affairs Committee … | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 10 days ago

Former Australian PM calls out the 'Murdoch mafia' - CNN Video

Kevin Rudd, a former prime minister of Australia, argues that Rupert Murdoch's media empire is a "cancer on democracy" in the U.S., U.K. and Australia, using "mafia"-like intimidation tactics against dissenting voices. Rudd says this issue "goes to the heart of our future democra … | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 10 days ago

FBI finds al Qaeda link after breaking encryption on Pensacola attacker's iPhone

The Saudi military trainee who killed three US sailors and wounded several others in a terror attack last year on a military base in Pensacola, Florida, was in touch with a suspected al Qaeda operative, according to multiple US officials briefed on the matter. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 10 days ago

Virginia Tech awards one of its therapy dogs an honorary doctorate degree

Like most universities, Virginia Tech's College of Veterinary Medicine celebrated the class of 2020 with an online commencement ceremony. But unlike other schools, they included one very good boy in the graduating class: a dog named Moose. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 10 days ago

Exercises to offset too much sitting

The irony is that we're staying home to protect our health, but all that added sitting is putting our health at risk in other ways. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 11 days ago

Restaurant and bar owners say social distancing could wipe out their industry

The US state of Georgia allowed restaurants to reopen on April 27. The three owned by Ryan Pernice are still shuttered. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 11 days ago

Trump's turn to the economy leaves a vacuum

Publicly and privately, Sen. Angus King spent weeks seeking a national coronavirus testing plan. Sen. Lamar Alexander held a hearing where President Donald Trump's testing czar Brett Giroir acknowledged his efforts remain "a work in progress." | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 11 days ago

Phyllis George, pioneering sportscaster and former Miss America, has died

Phyllis George, a broadcast television pioneer who became the first female co-anchor of the football pregame show "The NFL Today," has died. She was 70. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 11 days ago

Phyllis George, pioneering sportscaster and former Miss America, has died

Phyllis George, a broadcast television pioneer who became the first female co-anchor of the football pregame show "The NFL Today," has died. She was 70. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 11 days ago

Arbiters of the French language say 'Covid' is feminine

A group charged with preserving the French language says Covid-19 is feminine, despite its increasingly common usage with the masculine article. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 12 days ago

Amazon files lawsuit over 'widespread tech support fraud' targeting Alexa users

Amazon is accusing two companies of "widespread tech support fraud" targeting users of its Alexa virtual assistant and smart speakers. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 13 days ago

CNN's Brianna Keilar fact-checks a claim made by President Trump that truck drivers honking their horns close to the White House were doing so in support of him. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 13 days ago

France passes law requiring social media companies delete content within an hour

Social media platforms will now have 24 hours to remove hate speech, and just one hour to remove chid pornography and terrorist content or face hefty fines. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 13 days ago

Read: US Navy releases UFO incident reports

Newly released incident reports detailing encounters between US Navy aircraft and "unidentified aerial phenomena" reveal new details about incidents, which were thrust into the spotlight when the Pentagon officially declassified and released videos of three encounters late last m … | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 13 days ago

What Happened to Elon Musk?

Elon Musk truly entered the public consciousness just over a decade ago, when Tesla was a quirky upstart putting batteries in the chassis of a little Lotus sports car. Musk grew it into an electric powerhouse, building cars that he promised would one day drive themselves, with do … | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 14 days ago

Black light experiment shows how quickly a virus like Covid-19 can spread

A viral video from Japan aims to show how easily germs and viruses can spread in restaurants when just one person is infected. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 14 days ago

Newly released incident reports detail US Navy's 'UFO' encounters

Newly released "hazard reports" detailing encounters between US Navy aircraft and "unidentified aerial phenomena" reveal new details about incidents, which were thrust into the spotlight when the Pentagon officially declassified and released videos of three encounters late last m … | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 15 days ago

JCPenney gives execs bonuses ahead of deadline for possible bankruptcy filing

As JCPenney struggles with missed debt payments and prepares for a possible bankruptcy filing, it approved bonuses of $1 million or more to its top four executives. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 15 days ago

California's main universities not likely to return to campus this fall

Most of the more than 770,000 students at California's two main university systems aren't likely to return to campus this fall. | Continue reading


@edition.cnn.com | 15 days ago