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Trump takes aim at LeBron; Michael Jordan, other athletes respond

/ Aug 5, 2018

Trump takes aim at LeBron; Michael Jordan, other athletes respond

Ahead of campaigning in Ohio on Saturday, President Donald Trump unleashed a withering attack on the state's favorite son, savaging NBA star LeBron James in a late-night tweet that derided the intelligence of one of the nation's most prominent African-American men. Melania Trump's spokeswoman quickly ...

Jul 17, 2018

CNN anchor Anderson Cooper to receive Walter Cronkite Award

Arizona State University is awarding its 2018 Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Journalism to CNN anchor Anderson Cooper. He will receive the award on Oct. 17 in Phoenix from the university's Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication. Cooper says he's honored and humbled ...

Anthony Bourdain, rebellious chef and food writer, dead at 61

Jun 8, 2018

Anthony Bourdain, rebellious chef and food writer, dead at 61

American TV celebrity and food writer Anthony Bourdain was found dead in his hotel room Friday in France while working on his CNN series on culinary traditions around the world. He was 61. CNN confirmed the death, saying in a statement that Bourdain was found ...

/ May 10, 2018

Saudis will seek nuclear weapon if Iran does, minister tells CNN

Saudi Arabia will seek to develop its own nuclear weapons if Iran does, Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir told CNN on Wednesday, amid spiraling tension between the regional rivals. Asked whether Riyadh would "build a bomb itself" if Tehran seizes on Washington's withdrawal from the 2015 ...