Photos: First Democratic debate
Five presidential candidates took the stage in Las Vegas for the first Democratic debate of this election cycle.
Live blog: Highlights and reaction
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Clinton deflects attacks during first Democratic debate
Fact check: Sanders on 1%, Clinton on shooting deaths
The Democratic candidates for president gathered in Las Vegas for their first debate Tuesday, and CNN's Reality Check team is spending the night putting their statements and assertions to the test.
Clinton: Everybody has changed positions
Hillary Clinton defends her record as Martin O'Malley says she reversed her position on the Keystone XL pipeline and legislation to reform banks.
Lamar Odom is hospitalized
Lamar Odom, who won two NBA championships while a forward for the Los Angeles Lakers, has been hospitalized in Las Vegas, the Nye County Sheriff's Office announced.
Families release fatal crash video
The families of two men killed in a fatal car crash while driving under the influence released a video recorded moments before the crash in an attempt to prevent future tragedies.
Clinton: We need to save capitalism from itself
Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders weigh in on the state of capitalism in America at the CNN Democratic debate.
Clinton: Stand up to 'bully' Putin
At the CNN Democratic debate, Hillary Clinton says the U.S. needs to take the lead and stand up to Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Sanders sick of 'damn emails'
In the first Democratic Debate, presidential candidate Bernie Sanders says he's sick of hearing about Hillary Clinton's emails.
Clinton responds to emails
The Democratic candidates for president face off in their first debate on CNN.
Sanders: Why I'm a Democratic Socialist
Senator Bernie Sanders explains why he describes himself as a Democratic Socialist at the CNN Democratic debate in Las Vegas.
Chafee questions Clinton's judgment
The Democratic candidates for president face off in their first debate on CNN.
Webb talks gun control
Presidential candidate Jim Webb talks about his rating from the NRA at the first Democratic debate for president.
Clinton: I'm a progressive
Hillary Clinton discusses some of her changes on issues at the CNN democratic debate.
Teen dies; 6 parishioners arrested
Six members of the Word of Life Christian Church in New Hartford, New York, have been arrested after the 19-year-old son of two of the suspects died from blunt force trauma injuries, police announced Tuesday.
Sheryl Crow sings anthem
Singer Sheryl Crow performs the Star-Spangled Banner to kick off the Democratic presidential debate.
Clinton vs. Sanders: A study in styles
Seeing the two leading Democratic contenders on the campaign trail is a vastly different experience.
Watch Obama's message
In a taped message to the Democratic candidates, President Barack Obama urged Democrats to work hard and fight to keep the White House in 2016.
Trump live-tweets debate
Donald Trump wants to rain on the Democrats' parade.
Bloodshed rises in Israel
Israeli-Palestinian tensions escalated as four violent attacks reverberated across the nation Tuesday morning.
Who picks the winner?
Watch the first Democratic presidential debate Tuesday at 8:30 p.m. ET live on CNN and CNNgo; join the conversation at #DemDebate.
Obama crashes California wedding
An unexpected guest made an appearance at a California golf course wedding.
Opinion: What Democrats need to do
If presidential campaigns were decathlons, Tuesday's CNN debate from Las Vegas would be Hillary Clinton's event.
Lamar Odom Fighting for His Life ... Found Unconscious at Nevada Brothel (UPDATE)
7:15 PM PT -- The Nye County Sheriff says the airlift of Lamar had to be scratched because his 6'10" frame was too big for the chopper. Instead, he was rushed by ambulance to a Las Vegas hospital. The Sheriff also says the call came in at 3:15 PM…
Dez Bryant -- Not a Top 5 WR ... Says Julian Edelman
Well, this is interesting ... New England Patriots star WR Julian Edelman was just asked to list his top 5 wide receivers in the NFL -- and guess who didn't make the cut? Dez Bryant. Edelman was hosting an AMA on Reddit -- where he…
Justin Bieber Checks In with Probation Officer After Painting the Town
Justin Bieber showed up at the Santa Monica Courthouse Tuesday afternoon for a meeting with his probation officer and all signs are good. Our sources say the P.O. gave Justin good marks for his progress. He's required to perform 5 days of community…
USC Football -- Scrambling to Save Recruits ... Please Don't Go!
It's DEFCON 1 at USC -- with several members of the football program reaching out the school's top recruits in the hopes they can talk the kids into sticking with the Trojans ... despite the P.R. nightmare. One of the recruits SC is hoping to…
Scott Storch -- I Graduated From Debt U!!!
Scott Storch just learned how NOT to blow through a $70 mil fortune ... he successfully completed debt education school. The judge in Storch's bankruptcy case ordered him to take a course in financial management. Storch -- who's…
Hayden Panettiere Getting Treated for Postpartum Depression
Hayden Panettiere has checked herself into a treatment center for postpartum depression ... TMZ has confirmed. The "Nashville" star, who gave birth to daughter Kaya, back in December of 2014, says, "When [you're told] about postpartum depression…
SD Chargers WR -- Mouth Full of Diamonds ... 300 Stones In Custom Grill
Tough loss last night ... but here's something that might cheer up SD Chargers WR Keenan Allen -- his brand new fancy GRILL -- complete with 14k gold and roughly 300 DIAMONDS!! TMZ Sports spoke with Avo at A Image Jewelry -- who's made grills…
Selena Gomez -- Happy No Bra Day! (PHOTO)
You don't get a day off on National No Bra Day, but you do get to see Selena Gomez without hers. Selena celebrated the annual quasi-holiday, in observance of breast cancer awareness ... by stepping out in NYC with a distinct lack of…
Dancing's Maksim Chmerkovskiy -- 'Hope Solo's a Sh**ty Person'
Maksim Chmerkovskiy HATES Hope Solo -- and is now blasting his former "Dancing with the Stars" partner as a "sh**ty person" and a liar who made his life a living hell. Maksim and Hope were partners on the show back in 2011 -- and left on…
Suge Knight -- Sneaks Courtroom Birthday Message To Son
Suge Knight pulled a fast one in court Tuesday ... waiting for the TV camera to move in his direction and seizing the opportunity to wish his 6-year-old son Legend happy birthday. Suge's appearance in his murder case was routine, but as the…
USC's Pat Haden -- Haven't Spoken with Sark Since Firing
USC athletic director Pat Haden says he spent 2 hours trying to call Steve Sarkisian yesterday to personally inform him he was fired ... but Sark never answered his phone ... so he went public instead. Haden just spoke to the media ... and…
USC President -- WE'RE NOT FIRING PAT HADEN
USC is standing behind Pat Haden -- with the president of the university saying he will NOT be firing the athletic director's ass in the wake of the Steve Sarkisian drama. Haden's been in the crosshairs of several critics this week -- who…
Flavor Flav -- Avoids Slammer For Speeding To Mom's Funeral
Flavor Flav won't have to do time for racing to his mother's funeral. We broke the story ... Flav was pulled over in New York back in January 2014 doing 79 in a 55 mph zone. When cops pulled him over they discovered his license had been suspended 16…
Donald Trump to Host SNL
Donald Trump will host "Saturday Night Live" ... and the big winner is NBC. Trump will front SNL on November 7th ... which NOT coincidentally is smack in the middle of sweeps. Trump has been a ratings magnet ... CNN got its best rating in history…
Steve Spurrier -- I'm Not a Good Coach Anymore ... 'Recruiting Liability'
Steve Spurrier says he's "resigning" as the head coach at the University of South Carolina because the team sucks ... and he thinks it's his fault ... and he wants to "get out of the way." Spurrier just explained himself at a news conference --…
T.I. -- There's No Way I'm Voting for Hillary Clinton ... Chicks Are Too Emotional (VIDEO)
9:40 AM PT -- T.I. is already issuing a mea culpa. He says, "My comments about women running for president were unequivocally insensitive and wrong. I sincerely apologize to everyone I offended." Hillary Clinton can't be leader of…
Donald Trump -- I'm Not Gonna Use 'Dream On,' Even Though I Can
Donald Trump says he has every right to use Steven Tyler's anthem, "Dream On," but he'll shelve the song because that's what Steven wants and the Aerosmith singer is a big, big fan. Trump tells TMZ, he's read the cease and desist letter from Tyler's…
Shia LaBeouf to Austin Cops -- You Can't Arrest Me, 'Silly Man' ... I'm in the Military!!
Shia LaBeouf went on a drunken, profane rant at the Austin cop who busted him, referring to the officer as a "silly man" ... while threatening to attack him. According to police docs, the officer initially stopped LaBeouf because he and a group of…
USC Football -- Starting Players Considering Transferring
It's not just recruits USC needs to worry about losing -- the parents of several current players, including starters, have told us they are "re-evaluating" whether or not to stay at SC next season following the Steve Sarkisian saga. …
Henry Cavill -- Super Dog Walker Goes Commando (PHOTO)
Henry Cavill attempted to take his dog for a low-key walk in London, while sporting a commando sweatshirt -- not that low-key is possible for him ... with that face, and the whole Superman thing. BTW, hands-free removal of dog poop. Now that…