What the shutdown means for youSat, 20 Jan 2018 11:14:56 GMT Good morning! Your federal government is officially shut down. Wonder how it all affects you? We've got everything you need to know about it in this special Saturday edition of CNN's 5 Things newsletter. (You can also get "5 Things You Need to Know Today" delivered to your inbox every weekday. Sign up here.)
Trump and Schumer came close to a deal. Then it fell apartSat, 20 Jan 2018 06:53:51 GMT After his morning television shows had ended and as the deadline to fund the government loomed, President Donald Trump placed a call to the man in Washington he believed held all the cards: Sen. Chuck Schumer.
How senators votedSat, 20 Jan 2018 06:38:37 GMT Legislation to prevent the government from shutting down failed Friday night in the Senate ahead of the midnight deadline. The total was 50-49, but 60 votes were needed for passage.
Neither side in shutdown drama wanted to blink firstSat, 20 Jan 2018 07:34:06 GMT Even by Washington's standards, the sequence of busted negotiations, partisan dysfunction, and blame games that shut down the federal government at midnight on Friday was baffling.
Trump responds to government shutdownSat, 20 Jan 2018 12:28:18 GMT President Donald Trump responded to the government shutdown by tweeting the morning after that the Republicans need to win more seats in 2018 elections.
5 ways shutdown could impact your healthSat, 20 Jan 2018 08:32:45 GMT A government shutdown could potentially hurt the health of more than the government workers who will be plagued with the uncertainty and stress of not knowing when they'll get back to work and collect a paycheck. The shutdown could impact you, too.
FBI opened inquiry into Missouri governorSat, 20 Jan 2018 04:46:54 GMT The FBI recently opened an inquiry into Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens, two US officials told CNN, as he fights an allegation of blackmail and faces calls to resign just a year into his job.
Rand Paul's neighbor charged with assaultSat, 20 Jan 2018 02:14:45 GMT A 58-year old Kentucky man is being charged with assaulting a member of Congress connected with the November attack on GOP Sen. Rand Paul while he was mowing his yard wearing headphones.
Analysis: Why isn't the Stormy Daniels story a bigger deal?Sat, 20 Jan 2018 02:49:10 GMT Donald Trump's personal lawyer formed a private company just before the 2016 election to pay $130,000 in exchange for a porn star's silence about her alleged 2006 relationship with the now-President of the United States, according to the Wall Street Journal.
Female Trump voter: I'm embarrassed Fri, 19 Jan 2018 13:38:57 GMT Female voters debate President Trump's first year in office and the multiple allegations of past sexual harassment.
Tom Petty died of an accidental overdoseSat, 20 Jan 2018 02:38:00 GMT Musician Tom Petty died of an accidental drug overdose of several medications, a statement from his family, posted on tompetty.com, and a news release from the Los Angeles County Medical Examiner said Friday.
New person of interest in Vegas shootingFri, 19 Jan 2018 20:26:01 GMT Police are investigating a new person of interest in relation to the Las Vegas massacre that killed 58 people and wounded more than 800. CNN's Sara Sidner reports.
Senate Leaders Speak After Government Shuts DownSat, 20 Jan 2018 06:49:59 GMT Shortly after midnight, Senators Mitch McConnell and Chuck Schumer made statements blaming the opposing party for failing to reach an agreement to fund the government.
News Analysis: Shutdown? It Could Be Forgotten in a Trumpian FlashSat, 20 Jan 2018 08:17:04 GMT President Trump's unilateral decision to enter into his own negotiation with Senator Chuck Schumer, the Democratic leader, was a reminder to Republicans that their president is effectively a political free agent who acts more on whim, and with an eye toward media coverage, than any fixed worldview.
Gymnasts Confront Larry Nassar Over Sexual AbuseFri, 19 Jan 2018 23:50:10 GMT Aly Raisman and Jordyn Wieber were among several gymnasts who spoke during the sentencing hearing for Lawrence G. Nassar, the former team doctor, who pleaded guilty to molestation charges in November.
Op-Ed Columnist: Clueless Versus TrumpSat, 20 Jan 2018 01:44:29 GMT Representative Joaquin Castro speaking at a news conference on immigration reform and the looming government shutdown outside the Capitol on Friday.