There was no 'vote flipping,' Mr. Trump, Texas official says
A social media post about ballot confusion in Texas has Trump stoking claims of electoral corruption, but local officials say there's not foundation for concern.
Plane carrying Pence skids off runway
A plane carrying Republican VP nominee Mike Pence skidded off a runway at New York's LaGuardia Airport Thursday night, though there were no injuries.
Dems can't get enough of FLOTUS -- Clinton knows it
President Barack Obama has less than three months left in the White House, and some Democrats aren't ready to say good bye -- to Michelle Obama.
Michelle Obama: Clinton ready to be president on Day 1
During a rally in North Carolina, Michelle Obama touted Hillary Clinton's experience, telling the crowd that Clinton is more prepared to be president than either Bill Clinton or Barack Obama were.
Vine's dead. Is Twitter next?
Twitter announced plans on Thursday to kill off Vine, the short-form looping video app it acquired four years ago in an early effort to bring video to the social network.
7 states called in to help remove pipeline protesters
Dakota Access Pipeline protesters have set fire to a bridge, tires and debris, North Dakota Department of Emergency Services spokeswoman said.
Actor Mark Ruffalo protests with tribe in North Dakota
Actor Mark Ruffalo talks about protesting with the Standing Rock Sioux tribe to fight the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline in North Dakota.
Famed coaches sued by gymnast
Bela and Martha Karolyi, famed coaches of gymnastics legends, are being sued along with a former USA Gymnastics doctor by an ex-gymnast who says she was sexually assaulted by the physician.
Hack reveals Hillary-world vexed by 'Bill Clinton Inc.'
A handful of the emails and documents hacked from the private email account of Hillary Clinton's campaign chairman, John Podesta, detail the at-times uncomfortable overlap between the family charity and the public and private sector careers of the Clintons, dating back long before Clinton's formal campaign for president began.
Senate candidate escorted off debate stage
The Green Party candidate for Maryland senate, who was not polling high enough to be included in the debate, decided to take matters into her own hands.
Trump: We should cancel election and declare me winner
Donald Trump, trailing his opponent in key battleground states polls less than two weeks from Election Day, said Thursday he'd like to "cancel the election" and be declared the winner.
Republicans: No honeymoon if Clinton wins
So much for the honeymoon period. Republicans promise years of probes and blocked nominees.
Republicans voting for Hillary Clinton
CNN's Randi Kaye speaks to lifelong Republicans in Florida who are voting for Hillary Clinton.
Inmate to guards: 'I can't breathe'
With five prison guards on his back, Michael Sabbie takes a blast of pepper spray point-blank to the face. Guards then frog-march him to a nurse for a 40-second exam, take him to a shower, where he collapses, then toss him in an isolation cell.
See the video of the altercation
The medical examiner says Michael Sabbie died of natural causes. But his family says the for-profit jail where he was imprisoned should have done more to prevent his death.
Opinion: Is mass extinction inevitable?
The Earth's next mass extinction -- the first caused by people -- is on the horizon. And the consequences are almost unthinkably dire: Three-quarters of species could disappear.
The truth about 'patient zero' and HIV's origins
The man blamed for bringing HIV to the United States just had his name cleared.
Suspect in Oklahoma killing posts to Facebook
Michael Dale Vance Jr. seems to be relishing his notoriety as fugitive since he allegedly shot two Oklahoma police officers October 23.
Calais 'Jungle': Unregistered children left in limbo
Scores of children were left with nowhere to go Thursday night as French riot police gathered outside a refugee camp in Calais.
They made it to the White House despite scandals
Both Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are facing major scandals but one of them will survive and become President. They wouldn't be the first to do so.
Cruz hints at Supreme Court fight
Sen. Ted Cruz signaled Wednesday his interest in slow-walking any new Supreme Court appointments to fill the seat vacated by Antonin Scalia's death, arguing that there is precedent for leaving the ninth seat vacant.
IRS impersonators accused of stealing millions
The victims' stories were heartbreaking, like the 85-year-old woman in San Diego who was fleeced out of $12,300.
California Guard vets' bonus fiasco
When the Defense Department suspended its attempts this week to take back millions of dollars in bonuses that it says California National Guard members were improperly awarded a decade ago, two big questions went unanswered.
About cranberry juice and UTIs...
Cranberries, cranberry juice and cranberry products are often recommended as a natural way to prevent urinary tract infections, but a new study suggests that this effort may be futile.
Man fights rare cancer with twin's identical stem cells
Bruce and Blair Johanson always knew that they were identical twins, even though a medical intern told their mother when they were born that they were fraternal. Fortunately for Bruce, the intern was wrong. Because they are identical, Blair was able to help save Bruce's life by donating stem cells to help him fight cancer.
Woman thinks she has kidney stones, gives birth instead
A Georgia woman went to the hospital emergency room with stomach cramping that she thought was kidney stones, but ended up giving birth to a baby.
US, Russian spar amid charges of war crimes in Syria
The US and Russia are exchanging ever harsher rhetorical barbs amid growing charges of war crimes in Syria following a brutal attack on a Syrian school.
Apple unveils first MacBook Pro in 4 years
At an event held at its headquarters, the company showed off new 13-inch and 15-inch MacBook Pro notebooks. Both include a new display called the Touch Bar at the top of the keyboard.
The culprit infecting kids with swine flu
Pigs at family-friendly fairs are responsible for infecting children with a type of swine flu not previously seen in humans, according to a report published by Thursday by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Tiger attacks trainer as kids look on
An animal trainer had to fight off a tiger after it grabbed and dragged her across the cage at the Pensacola Interstate Fair in Florida. HLN's Erica Hill reports.
Millions may starve to death here
The UN World Food Programme fears "an entire generation could be crippled by hunger" as the food crisis in war-torn Yemen grows worse.
900 ISIS fighters die in Mosul battle
The US and its allies have killed between 800 and 900 ISIS fighters in the operation to retake Mosul, US Army Gen. Joseph Votel said Thursday.
Hiding from ISIS in dorm room
The small dorm room in Kirkuk, with gray-speckled terrazzo floors and wooden cots, was home to Monaly Najeeb and six other Christian women after ISIS took hold in Mosul and they were forced to abandon college.
Obama commuted more than previous 11 presidents combined
President Barack Obama commuted Thursday the sentences of 98 inmates, most of whom were convicted on drug charges, the White House announced.
Donald Trumpkin returns ... with a pumpkin posse
Behold Trumpkin the giant pumpkin! Jeanne Moos reports Trumpkin meets Clintkin in the political pumpkin patch.
How the Latino vote could affect the election
Flor Cardona is a bold, vivacious Latina, with an infectious laugh. She bounces with energy, invigorated by the power of American democracy.
Michael Phelps secretely got married
Here's one thing Michael Phelps did not Facebook Live.
Meet Megan Fox's new baby
All together now: Awwwwww.
Timberlake and Fallon belt out 'Ironic'
Justin Timberlake and Jimmy Fallon reprised their Camp Winnipesaukee sketch, this time with Alanis Morissette's "Ironic."
More claims after student's rape arrest
She had known him for about two weeks after nearly running him over with her bicycle, she told police.
Wife pleads for husband's re-election in hilarious ad
A political ad unlike any other; CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on the wife who begs voters to take her hubby.
What Trump said about Melania
Donald Trump said in an interview aired Thursday that his wife, Melania, will give "two or three speeches" during the remainder of his presidential run, praising his press-averse spouse as "an amazing public speaker."
Opinion: SNL gets Trump right
America's late night comedians have done a great job at returning Donald Trump to a role he excels in: a walking punchline, writes Dean Obeidallah.
Melania Trump blasts husband's accusers
Donald and Melania Trump appear on "Good Morning America" to give their take on the campaign 12 days before the election.
Went in for kidney stones and came home with a baby
When Shaun Jude Jaegers grows up, he'll have a heck of a story to tell about his birth.
Woman wins $1M teaching husband lotto lesson
A North Carolina woman set out to teach her husband a lesson about the lottery. Instead she was the one who got schooled.
See 'ghost photos' from 100 years ago
William Hope's photos of supposed ghosts were proved to be fake -- the result of double- and triple-exposure techniques -- but he continued the practice until his death in 1933.
Will Ferrell's 'Dubya' slams Trump
Will Ferrell's George "Dubya" Bush is back, and he's taking on Donald Trump and Billy Bush.
Viola Davis takes on poverty in hometown
You know her as the tough-as-nails defense attorney Analise Keating on the ABC series "How to Get Away with Murder." But in real life, actress Viola Davis fights for a different cause: ending poverty.
Opinion: How Trump awakened a feminist revolution
There's something of a revolution spreading across social media in the United States and beyond.
Finding family in a 'brokenhearted' Appalachian town
In February 2006, Matt Eich met Jessie Sellers at a car wash in rural Chauncey, Ohio. Sellers was washing dirt bikes, the tires thick with mud. He had coarse, dark hair and the shadow of a beard. He beckoned Eich over.
Mom fights talent scout who rejected her son
Meagan Nash's son was turned down from a modeling agency because of his Down Syndrome.
DC reads WikiLeaks and winces
It's shaping up to be a new part of the morning routine for DC's elite: Grab coffee, skim the news and type your name into WikiLeaks to see what damage the day's hacked emails might hold for you.
Opinion: Are justices supposed to be politicians in robes?
As a professor who teaches constitutional law, last week's final presidential debate disturbed me. And it was not necessarily the prospect of having a particular candidate elected who I'm concerned about. It was the back and forth on the Supreme Court.
Two-thirds of wildlife gone by 2020?
More than two thirds of the world's wildlife could be gone by the end of the decade if action isn't taken soon, a new report from the World Wildlife Fund revealed on Thursday.
How to deal with the violent videos on kids' devices
A woman sits next to her bloodied boyfriend and tells the camera he was just shot. A young refugee's body washes up on the shore. A bus driver is bullied while students cheer. A man commits suicide.
Can urban farms feed our cities?
Large-scale urban agriculture is on the rise globally, with more and more farms appearing in our cities. A far cry from allotments and community gardens, urban farms occupy much bigger spaces; they can employ people, regenerate huge neighborhoods and give residents access to fresh produce on their doorsteps.
This first-time voter has a secret
Devon Leasure, a born and bred conservative going to school in the battleground state of Florida, shares why she and her friends are voting for Trump.
Lakeith Stanfield is the coolest dude on 'Atlanta'
There is no shortage of new TV shows vying for viewers' attention. Hopefully not lost in the chaos of dozens of series premieres? The great batch of fresh new talent poised to have breakout years.
Kim Kardashian West thieves 'weren't there for jewels'
The concierge who was held at gunpoint with Kim Kardashian West has revealed more details about the robbery.
Kerry: Was right for me to concede quickly in 2004
Secretary of State John Kerry, who lost a close election to President George W. Bush in 2004, believes he was right to make a timely concession for the greater good of the country.
Russia's big show of force
The UK has deployed hundreds of troops to eastern Europe as NATO continues to bolster its presence in the face of perceived Russian provocation.
Inside Russia's internet 'troll factory'
CNN's Matthew Chance tracked down a woman who says she worked as a Russian sponsored internet troll to spread false information online.
A first look at Nexflix's 'The Crown'
Secrets, lies and Prime Minister Winston Churchill's struggle to keep his job. That's what Netflix's upcoming original series, "The Crown," will explore when it premieres November 4.
Why you can scream at this bookstore
Bab Aldonia is a little bookstore that's making a lot of noise.
Police find man locked up in dark basement
Police in Brazil discovered a man that may have been locked in his family's basement for 15 years.
The real -- and growing -- effects of fake pills
Most of us think of a placebo as a simple psychological trick -- a fake pill might give us hope, but it produces no real effects.
Clinton won't mess with Texas
One of the clearest indications of the weakness of Donald Trump's candidacy is how far he has lagged behind past Republican nominees in red states. There is Arizona, where Hillary Clinton is currently making a real play, as well as Utah -- where Mormons have reacted with revulsion to his campaign.
See images of Trump star damage
Los Angeles police are looking for the man who destroyed Donald Trump's Hollywood Walk of Fame star with a sledgehammer and a pickaxe.
Mom overdoses in car with baby in backseat
A startling new photo shows an Indiana woman passed out behind the wheel of a car after an apparent heroin overdose with a syringe clutched in her fist.
Mariah Carey -- James Packer Went Berserk On Dancer ... Banned Him From Her Shows
James Packer went crazy on a guy he suspected was making moves on Mariah Carey ... sources connected with Mariah tell TMZ. Our Mariah sources say Packer grew jealous of her relationship with Bryan Tanaka -- her dancer and…
Dominick Cruz -- Cody Garbrandt Will 'Beg Me' for Mercy (VIDEO)
Dominick Cruz has a message for Cody "No Love" Garbrandt -- he's going to torture him so badly at UFC 207, Cody's going to "beg me" to end the fight. Cruz -- the reigning UFC bantamweight champ -- joined the guys on the "TMZ Sports" TV show…
UFC's Anthony Pettis -- 'Shocked, Confused' Over Fire Attack
UFC star Anthony Pettis says he's "shocked" and "confused" over the fire attack at his home in Milwaukee -- claiming he has "no idea" why anyone would want to harm him. As we previously reported, someone went to Pettis' home in the middle of…
Mike Pence -- Plane Slides Off Runway in NYC
Vice Presidential candidate Mike Pence had a scare Thursday when his campaign jet slid off the runway after landing in NYC. Pence flew into a rainy LaGuardia Airport, which is notorious for its short runways. The VP candidate told reporters the…
Erin Andrews -- Hey, Fellas ... Here's How You Teach Your GF Football (VIDEO)
Listen up, football crazed guys (and some girls) ... Erin Andrews is about to tell you how to teach your pigskin illiterate significant other all about the nuances of the gridiron. We got Erin out at LAX and wanted to know what the best way to…
Trump Star Vandal -- Green Eggs and Slam (VIDEO)
The vandal who went to town on Donald Trump's star has more than enough money to defend himself in court ... he has a massive Dr. Seuss art collection and, get this, his great great granddad created the Otis Elevator Company! James Otis just…
Dakota Fanning -- Parents Split ... Hot Dad Back on the Market
Dakota Fanning's mom and dad are done after almost 27 years ... TMZ has learned. Dakota's dad, Steven Fanning, just filed for divorce from his wife, Heather, citing irreconcilable differences. Their kids are both of age, so child support isn't…
UFC's Anthony Pettis -- Cars Torched In Fire Attack ... At Fighter's Home (PHOTO)
Cops are investigating a scary fire attack at the home of UFC star Anthony Pettis -- after someone set the fighter's cars ablaze in the middle of the night and then sped from the scene. It all went down around 1 AM on Thursday morning at Pettis'…
Chael Sonnen & Tito Ortiz -- Hilarious Violent Trash Talk (VIDEO)
WAS TITO ORTIZ'S ROLLS-ROYCE REALLY REPOSSESSED??? Depends who you ask. Chael Sonnen insists it was ... and he claims to have rock solid proof. Tito Ortiz says it's a total lie -- and he's willing to give Chael a lift to the hospital in…
Mariah Carey -- James Packer 'Mentally Unstable' and 'Violent'
James Packer "is not in his right mind" ... so claim people who Mariah Carey has downloaded with info about her bitter breakup. Our Mariah sources tell us, "she had to leave him" and he hasn't been "present for her" in a couple of months. They…
MLB's Jonny Gomes -- Check Out My World Series Tat!! ... 'We Whooped Their Ass!' (PHOTOS)
This is awesome ... ex-Royals star Jonny Gomes just got an awesome tattoo to commemorate his 2015 World Series victory ... complete with the quote, "We Whooped Their Ass!" Of course, Gomes is referencing the beating the Royals put on the Mets --…
Mariah Carey, James Packer -- Done for Good ... Bad Blood Flows
Mariah Carey and James Packer are not only broken up for good, there is extreme animosity between the two ... sources connected with the former couple tell TMZ. TMZ broke the story ... the relationship was turbulent for a long time, but the last…
Alec Baldwin Lawsuit -- It's Too Late to Bitch About 'Fake' Art ... Says Gallery Owner
It's a case of too bad, so sad for Alec Baldwin ... according to the art gallery owner he's suing for selling him a "fake" painting. Mary Boone responded to Baldwin's suit, saying the actor waited more than 6 years to file the suit over "Sea…
NFL's Laremy Tunsil -- I Didn't Attack My Stepdad ... I Don't Owe Him a Dime!
Miami Dolphins lineman Laremy Tunsil has finally fired back at his stepdad in court -- adamantly denying he attacked Lindsey Miller during an incident last year ... and shouldn't have to pay him a cent. Miller sued Tunsil back in April --…
Mariah Carey, James Packer -- Something Really Bad Happened in Greece
Mariah Carey and James Packer haven't seen each other or spoken for more than a month, after something happened during their vacation on a yacht in Greece ... TMZ has learned. Sources connected with Mariah claim James did "something really bad"…
Wayne Gretzky -- I'm Competing Vicariously ... Through Dustin Johnson (VIDEO)
Wayne Gretzky says he only has one way to relive the glory of his playing days ... through the golf career of his soon-to-be son-in-law PGA star Dustin Johnson. Wayne sat down with Graham Bensinger and opened up about how hard it is to be away from…
Rob Kardashian -- Suspect in Criminal Threat Investigation
1:36 PM PT -- Blac just went off on Pilot, saying the photo in question was taken over 2 years ago. Blac's adamant she never slept with Pilot and adds that the entire ordeal is a ploy to drum up hype for his new track.Rob Kardashian is under…
Nick Young -- CALL ME DADDY P ... Baby Mama Gives Birth!
It's been a good 24 hours for Nick Young ... because he just became a father AGAIN ... TMZ Sports has learned. We've confirmed Nick's ex-girlfriend, Keonna Green, gave birth to a bouncing baby girl moments ago! Green and Young aren't in…
Donald Trump -- We Got Your Star Right Here ... Part of It, Anyway (PHOTO)
LAPD officers got their hands on a piece of Donald Trump's Walk of Fame star ... which had been stashed away after vandal James Otis destroyed it. Cops recovered the brass emblem with the TV icon from Trump's star at a home in the San Fernando…
'Harry Potter' Creator -- I'm a Huge Seahawks Fan Now ... Thanks to Richard Sherman!
Screw Quidditch ... J.K. Rowling is all about the SEAHAWKS now -- thanks to Richard Sherman. The 'Harry Potter' creator was so impressed with Richard's spot-on impression of The Boy Who Lived during his weekly news conference this week…