America is already feeling the consequences of an impending national rail strike

New York CNN Business — US freight railroads have already stopped accepting shipments of hazardous materials and other safety-sensitive materials due to the looming threat of a strike Friday. A statement from the railroad’s trade group said they had to take this action in order to follow federal rules to “ensure that no such cargo … Read more

Exclusive: ‘I’m just not going to leave’: New book reveals Trump sworn to stay in White House

CNN — Former President Donald Trump repeatedly told his aides in the days following his 2020 election defeat that he would stay in the White House rather than let in President Joe Biden take over, according to information provided to CNN from an upcoming book by New York Times reporter Maggie Haberman. “I’m just not … Read more

Yellen says inflation and rising gas prices remain a ‘risk’

CNN — Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said on Sunday there is a ‘risk’ that US gas prices could rise again later this year as fears grow that Americans’ wallets could be put to the test. hardship by a price spike similar to the one seen this summer. “Well, it’s a risk. And that’s a risk … Read more

Tropical Storm Kay could bring a year of rain to drought-stricken Southern California

CNN — In parts of Southern California that have been badly hit by drought for months, residents are bracing for a storm that might fall a year of rain – and cause dangerous flash floods. Extreme weather is forecast as Tropical Storm Kay is moving north after making landfall in Mexico as a Category 1 … Read more

Search in Mar-a-Lago: the Ministry of Justice appeals the decision to order a special master to examine the evidence seized

CNN — The Department of Justice is appeal a court-ordered special primary review materials seized by the FBI from former President Donald Trump’s Florida home, he said Thursday. The Justice Department is also asking the U.S. District Judge Cannon Aileenthe Trump appointee who commissioned the special master, suspend part of his orderoriginally delivered on Labor … Read more

McCarthy asks Biden to apologize after ‘semi-fascist’ remark

CNN — House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy on Thursday called on President Joe Biden to apologize for invoking fascism to describe the ideology of former President Donald Trump and his supporters. McCarthy made the remarks during a speech ahead of the president’s prime-time address later that evening. The House GOP leader’s speech marks an effort … Read more

Things to watch for at Thursday’s hearing on documents seized at Mar-a-Lago

West Palm Beach, Florida CNN — After an explosive report and photo of classified documents of Mar-a-Lago earlier this week, the Justice Department will argue in court Thursday against a request by former President Donald Trump that a so-called special master be appointed to review evidence the FBI has seized at his Florida resort last … Read more

Artemis I embarks on a trip around the moon postponed to Saturday

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news about fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. CNN — The uncrewed Artemis I mission will get another launch attempt for a trip around the moon on Saturday. The two-hour launch window opens at 2:17 p.m. ET on September 3. After the launch … Read more

Stocks slide in volatile trading as investors brace for further big rate hikes

New York CNN Business — Welcome to the lazy, crazy days of summer on Wall Street. Shares fell again on Monday in a choppy session. So it looks like investors weren’t quite ready to buy the proverbial drop in the absence of any major news. The Dow ended Monday down nearly 185 points, or 0.6%. … Read more

Artemis 1: Why NASA wants to return to the Moon before sending humans to Mars

Look to CNN for live coverage from Kennedy Space Center in Florida leading up to the Monday morning launch. Space correspondents Kristin Fisher and Rachel Crane will bring us instant reports on the launch with a team of experts. Kennedy Space Center, Florida CNN — Before landing the first humans on Mars, NASA wants to … Read more