Tales of Covid-19 reinfection

CNN —The top-line news on Covid-19 this week is that about a third of the US population is in an area of high or medium community-level spread. Plus, the US Food and Drug Administration has granted emergency use authorization for a vaccine booster dose for...

Pentagon spokesman John Kirby moving to the White House

(CNN) Pentagon spokesman John Kirby is soon moving to the White House, a source familiar with the matter tells CNN. While the details are still being finalized, Kirby is expected to take on a senior foreign policy communications role with the National Secur...

CDC vaccine advisers voted in favor of boosters for 5 - 11-year-olds

(CNN) Vaccine advisers to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention voted 11-1, with 1 abstention Thursday to support recommending a booster dose of the Pfizer/BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine for 5- to 11-year-olds, which the US Food and Drug Administrati...

Ancient poop reveals what the builders of Stonehenge liked to eat

(CNN) Ancient poop found at the site of a prehistoric village near Stonehenge revealed that the settlement's inhabitants -- who likely built the stone circle -- feasted on the internal organs of cattle. Several pieces of fossilized poop, which scientists ca...

What is monkeypox and its signs and symptoms?

CNN —An extremely rare disease called monkeypox, a cousin of smallpox, has again made its way to the United States. A case of monkeypox was reported Wednesday in a patient hospitalized in Massachusetts who had recently traveled to Canada in private transpor...

John Aylward, known for roles in 'ER' and 'West Wing,' dead at 75

(CNN) John Aylward, a veteran film and television actor for more than three decades, has died, according to his longtime agent and friend, Mitchell K. Stubbs. Aylward died Monday of natural causes, Stubbs told CNN. Alyward, a Seattle native, was best known...

Mercedes just sold the world's most expensive car for $142 million

(CNN) Mercedes-Benz confirmed on Thursday that it recently sold the world's most expensive car. A very rare 1955 Mercedes-Benz SLR coupe that had been kept in the German automaker's collection was sold to a private owner for €135 million, the equivalent of...

Rihanna and A$AP Rocky welcome first child

(CNN) Rihanna is now a mom. The superstar singer and her artist partner A$AP Rocky have welcomed their first child, a source close to the couple confirmed to CNN. The new parents have not yet shared their child's name or birthday. Rihanna first revealed new...