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  • Parents of Sandy Hook victims file lawsuit against Alex Jones

    (CNN Money) — Alex Jones, the right-wing conspiracy theorist who has repeatedly suggested the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting was a hoax, was sued on Tuesday by three parents whose children were killed in the 2012 massacre. It’s the first legal action taken against Jones for the false claims he has made about Sandy Hook. The two lawsuits were filed by Leonard Pozner and Veronique De La Rosa, and Neil Heslin. Their respective six-year-old sons, Noah Pozner and Jesse Lewis, […]

  • Melania Trump will attend Barbara Bush’s funeral

    (CNN) — First lady Melania Trump will attend the funeral for Barbara Bush in Texas on Saturday. “Mrs. Trump plans to pay her respects at the funeral on Saturday,” her communications director Stephanie Grisham told CNN. Bush, the matriarch of a Republican political dynasty and a first lady who elevated the cause of literacy, died Tuesday. She was 92.

  • Dance Moms star Abby Lee Miller undergoes emergency surgery

    (CNN) — Abby Lee Miller’s doctor says the reality TV star has undergone surgery after she almost died. Dr. Hooman M. Melamed told People that Miller started deteriorating after she experienced “excruciating neck pain” and weakness in her arm. “Not just her pain, but her weakness started getting worse,” the orthopedic surgeon told the magazine. “In the span of 24 hours, which was something that I have not seen, her condition rapidly deteriorated. She was completely paralyzed from the neck down.” The […]

  • Trump says 5 locations are being considered for Kim Jong Un meeting

    (CNN) — President Donald Trump told reporters on Tuesday that five locations are being considered for his widely anticipated meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Speaking amid talks with his skeptical Japanese counterpart, Trump said that “very high levels” of discussion between Washington and Pyongyang are already underway. “We have had direct talks,” Trump said alongside Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. “I really believe there’s a lot of goodwill. We’ll see what happens, as I always say. Because […]

  • Hart family crash: Body ID’d as 12-year-old Ciera Hart

    (CNN) — A sixth member of the Hart family has been confirmed dead after the clan’s SUV plunged off a Northern California cliff last month. Investigators have identified 12-year-old Ciera Hart’s body, leaving two children of the Washington state family missing. Detectives have said those remaining children were believed to be in the SUV when it crashed onto a remote and rocky Mendocino County shoreline, and may have been swept away by Pacific Ocean waters. The crash, which investigators say may […]

  • Barbara Bush remembered for ‘devotion to country and family’

    (CNN) — People set politics aside Tuesday evening following news that former first lady Barbara Bush had died, wishing the family well and offering condolences. “She will be long remembered for her strong devotion to country and family, both of which she served unfailingly well. The President and First Lady’s thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of Mrs. Bush,” President Donald Trump said in a statement. Former President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton also […]

  • Trump orders flags to half-staff for Barbara Bush

    (CNN) — President Donald Trump late Tuesday ordered flags lowered to half-staff through Saturday night in memory of former first lady Barbara Bush, who died earlier Tuesday at the age of 92. And the White House Historical Association announced Tuesday that members of the public who wish to sign the official condolence book for Bush can do so beginning at 9 a.m. Wednesday. The condolence book will be at the White House Visitor Center, steps from the White House, at 1450 […]

  • Southwest Airlines victim Jennifer Riordan was ‘thoughtful leader’ in New Mexico

    (CNN) — Jennifer Riordan, a well-known leader and altruist from New Mexico, died Tuesday when a Southwest Airlines jet engine failed midair and its debris blew up a window. Riordan, 43, was making her way back home to Albuquerque, New Mexico, when a terrifying episode ensued about 20 minutes after her plane left New York’s LaGuardia Airport. Passengers had to pull her back into the plane when she was sucked out of the shattered window. She died at a Philadelphia hospital after […]

  • The IRS is giving taxpayers an extra day to file due to computer glitches

    (CNN Money) — Taxpayers, you’re getting an extra day. Wednesday is the new deadline to file and pay taxes after the Internal Revenue Service spent hours dealing with technical difficulties on Tuesday. The service that taxpayers use to file online was partly down throughout Tuesday morning and afternoon. “A number of IRS systems are unavailable at the moment,” Acting IRS Commissioner David Kautter said at a Congressional hearing Tuesday morning. “We are working to resolve this issue and taxpayers should […]