Why the U.S. is freaked out
President Barack Obama said Friday that the relationship between the United States and the United Kingdom will not change following the Brexit vote.
EU demands quick UK exit
European Union leaders will hold talks Saturday amid calls for Britain to begin negotiating its exit "immediately."
5 reasons you need to care
What does it mean for us? Potentially, everything -- the economy, national security, even the race for president.
Dow plunges 611 points
Investors around the world went into crisis mode as British voters chose to leave the European Union in a stunning decision with far-reaching implications.
Brexit: Why did they do it?
EU referendum in 90 seconds
The Leave campaign is set to win the UK's EU referendum -- making it the first country to vote to leave the Union. Find out how events unfold since the polls opened.
Trump on Brexit: America is next
British voters just shattered political convention in a stunning repudiation of the ruling establishment. Donald Trump is betting America is about to do the same.
Comedian pranks Trump at golf course opening
Comedian Simon Brodkin crashed Donald Trump's Scottish golf course opening and tried to present him with swastika golf balls.
The week in 32 photos
Take a look at 32 photos of the week from June 17 through June 24.
How Oakland police scandal unfolded
Four police chiefs in 10 days. 28 police officers with allegations involving a prostitute. Five police departments ensnared in controversy. Two suicides. And one teenage girl.
At least 23 die in West Virginia flooding
At least 14 people have lost their lives in floodwaters raging through West Virginia, Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin said at a news conference Friday.
Islamist militant group frees hostage
Islamist militant group Abu Sayyaf released a Filipina hostage after holding her captive for nine months in the Philippines.
Tony Robbins' hot coal walk injures 30
At least 30 people were treated for minor burns after walking on hot coals during self-help guru Tony Robbins' "Unleash the Power Within" seminar in Dallas,Texas, fire and medical officials said.
Officer fired in Iran captured ship case
A U.S. Navy officer who helped oversee the 10 sailors who were captured by Iran earlier this year -- which created an uproar in the U.S. when video was released showing them on their knees with their hands behind their heads -- has been relieved of his duties, the Navy announced Friday.
North Korea: New missiles can hit America
North Korea says that their successful launch of a new intermediate range missile has given them the capability to attack North America. CNN's Brian Todd reports.
Obama names first LGBT national monument
President Barack Obama announced Friday he was designating the area around the Stonewall Inn in New York City as the country's first national monument to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights.
Obama: No time for charlatans
Delayed from hitting the presidential campaign trail, President Barack Obama previewed his 2016 stump speech Friday for an incumbent governor instead, using a fundraiser here to hit Republicans for dividing the country and lambasting "charlatans" who seek personal gain from exploiting fears.
Singer blown away by fan duet
Actress and singer Kristin Chenoweth was floored by a 16-year-old audience member that she randomly chose to sing a duet with her on stage.
Aziz Ansari: 'afraid for my family'
Comedian and actor Aziz Ansari on Friday accused Donald Trump of creating a dangerous environment for American Muslims with his "vitriolic and hate-filled" campaign rhetoric.
Andy Cohen on coming out at 22
New York City's annual Gay Pride Parade Saturday is a chance for the LGBT community to come together and celebrate. For Bravo's Andy Cohen, 48, it's a moment to reflect on what it was like coming out to his family and friends 26 years ago.
Liam and Chris Hemsworth get into Instagram feud
Liam Hemsworth tells Conan about his recent Instagram feud with his brother Chris Hemsworth. Watch more Conan here.
How bad is Flint's water crisis?
The residents of Flint, Michigan, continue to face an unprecedented crisis over lead in water. Today, a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention makes clear how much damage was done.
Suspect on the run after killing 3
A shooter killed three people and injured two others in Maryland before going on the run, authorities said.
Sanders: Yes, I will vote for Clinton
Bernie Sanders said Friday he will vote for Hillary Clinton for president in November, the strongest expression of support yet from the Vermont senator for his rival, and his clearest admission that he will not be the Democratic presidential nominee.
Clinton's Israel stance expected to rule DNC
Democrats -- seeking to unify after a bruising primary -- are poised for a fight over the party's stance on Israel this summer.
9-year-old an in-demand wedding photographer
At age 3, Regina Wyllie went on her first photo shoot with her dad, a professional photographer, and has been taking pictures ever since.
Blind Navy vet hoping for Olympic gold
The fitness and recreation center on the campus of Loyola University in Baltimore, Maryland, sits nearly empty. It's just before 6am on a Wednesday morning, and you won't find many college students awake at this time.
Face to face with a mass gunman
Six rapid shots from a rifle -- Santa Monica Police Officer Robert Sparks, a former SWAT officer, knew the sound instantly.
$1,000 device 3D-scans body fat
Naked Labs makes a 3D body scanner for your home. Founder Farhad Farahbakhshian tells CNN's Samuel Burke that the company's device will tell you if your diet or workout is making a difference, before you'd see results on a scale.
A fateful encounter turns teen's life around
Sixteen-year-old Chauncy Black had no idea that offering to carry a man's groceries in exchange for doughnuts would lead to thousands of dollars in donations for his family.
'Star Trek' actor's death: Jeep owners sue
Jeep Grand Cherokee owners are hitting Fiat Chrysler with a lawsuit over the design defect that is suspected in the death of "Star Trek" actor Anton Yelchin.
LGBT flag 'nearly unbearable' to see
Up went the flag, and out poured the hate.
He's redefining 'disabled'
As a young man with cerebral palsy, Jeison Aristizábal has fought his entire life to overcome the obstacles in his way.
China lifts lid on secretive space program
Just as visitors to Florida can visit Kennedy Space Center -- and if they're lucky see a rocket launch -- go to the beach and even visit Disney World, Chinese visitors to Wenchang on Hainan Island now have much the same options.
Bluegrass music legend dies
Bluegrass music pioneer Ralph Stanley died Thursday at the age of 89, publicist Kirt Webster announced on Stanley's official website.
Will booze lure book lovers to Barnes & Noble?
Take that, Amazon! Barnes & Noble hopes that booze will lure book lovers back to its stores.
Behind the scenes of Tim Burton's 'Batman'
See photos from the set of the 1989 blockbuster "Batman," starring Michael Keaton and Jack Nicholson.
Is the Great Pyramid of Giza lopsided?
Archaeologists and scientists measured the precise footprint of the Great Pyramid of Giza. They found that the west side of the pyramid is at most 5.55 inches longer than the east.
How House Democrats made a little noise
House Democrats enjoyed something rare this week: relevance.
Famous sit-ins in history
U.S. Rep. John Lewis and fellow Democrats staged a sit-in at the House of Representatives on Wednesday, June 22. It's a form of protest that has been employed time and time again through history.
Obama's approval rating up to 52%
President Barack Obama's approval rating remains on the upswing, with 52% now approving of his performance as president, up a statistically insignificant one point since last month, but now five points above the 47% who approved in January.
Why male athletes are pulling out of the Olympics
Watching the news, Dr. William Schaffner wanted to reach into his television set and give soccer player Hope Solo this message: "You have it all backward!"
Jaguar killed during Olympic event
A jaguar was shot and killed at a Rio Olympics torch relay event after escaping from its handlers, the Brazilian Army stated.
Emotions you never knew you had
Scientists believe that if you put a name to a feeling, it can help that feeling become less overwhelming. Explore a list of 10 extremely precise words for emotions.
Driverless cars create a safety 'dilemma'
You're riding in a driverless car with a loved one. It's cruising down a one-way, single-lane road with a barricade to the left and a wall to the right.
First Charleston, then Orlando
For the first time, a rainbow flag symbolizing LGBT pride drapes the front of Birmingham City Hall in Alabama.
'Latin Night' goes on for Pulse in Orlando
While the Pulse nightclub remains closed after 49 people were killed there in a shooting rampage earlier this month, hundreds of Orlando residents came out for a fund-raiser for the victims' families and nightclub employees who were left without a job.
Fallon's new role for viral 8th grade impressionist
14-year-old Jack Aiello turned into a viral star after his impressions of the political candidates hit the web, and he ended up on "The Tonight Show."
5 (nice) ways to get people to talk
Army interrogator Eric Maddox, who helped capture Saddam Hussein, shares five interview techniques to get people to talk - even if they don't want to.
Disney beaches reopen, killer gator caught
Walt Disney World reopened its beaches to guests Thursday, a source at the Florida theme park with knowledge of the situation told CNN.
What Hitler's Jewish neighbor saw
"I knew only too well, even when I was 8 years old -- I knew it was a very bad business for us."
Inside home where 12 girls were kept
Police knocked on the bright blue door of Lee Kaplan's home in Feasterville, Pennsylvania.
Social Security to run dry by 2034
If lawmakers don't act, Social Security's trust fund will be tapped out in about 18 years.
U.S. attack jets land on highway
Four U.S. A-10 Thunderbolt jets recently landed on a highway in Estonia as part of a NATO exercise called Saber Strike.
2nd body found in FL boater search
Rescue crews recovered a second body in their search for a family that went missing off southwest Florida amid a thunderstorm and rough seas over the weekend, according to a Thursday news release from the Coast Guard.
Flight 804's black boxes remain mum
What sent EgyptAir flight 804 plummeting into the Mediterranean Sea last month, remains a mystery.
Court OKs breathalyzer tests without a warrant
The Supreme Court on Thursday issued a split ruling on a trio of drunk driving cases, deciding that while law enforcement may require a breathalyzer for suspected drunk drivers without a warrant after an arrest, a warrant is required for a blood test in the same circumstances.
Jury: Zeppelin didn't copy 'Stairway'
Music history will not be rewritten. A jury found Led Zeppelin frontman Robert Plant and guitarist Jimmy Page not guilty of copyright infringement on perhaps their most famous song, "Stairway to Heaven."
Customer called 'fatty' on receipt
He just wanted to grab a cold beer with friends, but his night turned upside down after receiving a fat-shaming message.
The world's most adventurous haircuts
Trying to recall the most unusual place Miguel Gutierrez set up his stool and offered a haircut during his travels is easy for the man known as the Nomad Barber.
Photo of 3-year-old practicing gun drill goes viral
A viral photo of a girl standing on a toilet shows her practicing at home for a preschool gun drill. CNN's Rosemary Church interviews the girl's mom.
Military recruits: Rape was initiation
Teenage recruits were raped by staff and forced to rape each other as part of initiation practices in the Australian military going back to 1960, a public inquiry heard on Tuesday.
Best and worst states to raise children
Minnesota reigns as the most kid-friendly state to raise a family for the second year in a row, according to an Annie E. Casey Foundation study released Tuesday.
Rattlesnake bites groom during wedding photo shoot
Cold feet before a wedding, very common. A snake chomping on the groom's ankle? Not so much.
The crackdown on Airbnb has begun
Practically every major U.S. city is struggling with how to handle the boom of short-term rentals. Most have enacted or are considering regulations for services like Airbnb.
Zika worries: Who's skipping the Olympics?
Some athletes and others are options out of the 2016 Olympics in Brazil over concerns about the Zika virus.
Prisoners murdered for their organs?
A new report claims that China is still engaged in the widespread and systematic harvesting of organs from prisoners, and says that people whose views conflict with the ruling Chinese Communist Party are being murdered for their organs.
'Voice' star's killer was obsessed with her, police say
Orlando, Florida, police have closed their investigation into the shooting death of singer Christina Grimmie, and while it reveals little about the shooter's motive, several of his coworkers felt Kevin Loibl was obsessed with "The Voice" singer.
Army gives OK to roll up sleeves
Soldiers are showing some skin.
Petraeus: ISIS is on its way to defeat
In a wide-ranging interview Monday, retired Gen. David Petraeus, who formerly led coalition forces in both Iraq and Afghanistan and directed the CIA, said that ISIS is headed for military defeat in Iraq but that the terror threat it helped inspire remains significant.
BET Awards Weekend -- LAPD On Alert for Sizzurp Sippin'
The LAPD officers just got schooled on sizzurp, aka lean ... but the department swears there's nothing racial about it. Law enforcement sources tell us LAPD brass has held meetings with cops to go over the basics when it comes to codeine. We're told…
Nick Lachey -- Plunks Down $4.5M For Jenni Rivera's Old Crib (PHOTO GALLERY)
Nick Lachey's all about Encino, man ... he dropped millions for a new crib just days after unloading a pad in the same neighborhood. Lachey forked over $4.15 million for the 7 bedroom, 10 bath home that belonged to the late Mexican-American singer…
Stars and Scars -- You Be the Judge
Jeep is being sued by owners who claim their vehicles tanked in value in the wake of Anton Yelchin's death. And what's up with Ben ... was he wasted on Bill Simmons' show? So we gotta ask...
Herschel Walker -- Blackballed By Trump Haters ... Axed From Speaking Events (VIDEO)
Herschel Walker says he's paying the price for supporting Donald Trump -- telling TMZ Sports he's been dropped from multiple speaking engagements for publicly backing the GOP candidate.
BET Awards -- Fan Experience ... Free Concerts, Huge Stars
Fans who wanna check out this year's BET Awards are in for a big treat ... thanks to the BET Experience. BET honchos have gone all out this year to get fans close to their favorite artists ... all for free. We're told Desiigner, Rae Sremmurd,…
Team USA's Christen Press -- I Love My Nude Pics ... But I Ain't Doing Playboy! (VIDEO)
Team USA soccer goddess Christen Press says she LOVES the way her nude pics turned out in ESPN's Body Issue -- but says her bun-bearing days are over ... even if Playboy calls.
NFL's Pouncey Bros -- Miami Strippers CRUSH Pittsburgh ... Here's Why (VIDEO)
Anyone debating the quality of booty clubs in Miami & Pittsburgh LISTEN UP ... the NFL's Pouncey Twins are about to tell you why ass shakers in south Florida SLAY the girls in Steel City. We got Maurkice and Mike out at LAX and asked the…
Hot Stars on Paddleboards -- Oar You Happy to See Me?
Summer is here and nothing proves that more than celebs uploading pics on paddleboards in the middle of the ocean ... check out the stars who risked serious cell phone water damage to get that perfect shot. All aboard!
Kanye West -- OK, He Will Break the Internet ... Claims Nude Celebs in Music Video are Real
Kanye West just blew the minds of thousands of people at The Forum in Inglewood, and he's about to blow yours with these images of naked people in the same bed ... and he insists it's the real deal. Right out of the gate, we should say a rep for…
West Virginia Football -- Rounding Up Food, Water, Clothes ... For Flood Victims
The University of West Virginia football program -- players, coaches and staff -- is stepping up to help the victims of the devastating flooding that's already killed at least 20 people. The state has been hit hard by massive thunderstorms…
NFL's Tarvaris Jackson Arrested -- Allegedly Pulls Gun on Wife ... 'I'll Kill You, Bitch' (MUG SHOT)
NFL quarterback Tarvaris Jackson -- who played for the Seahawks last season -- was arrested in Florida after allegedly PULLING A LOADED GUN on his wife and threatening to kill her. TMZ Sports has confirmed ... the 33-year-old was arrested…
Johnny Manziel's Lawyer -- Accidentally Texts Reporter About Drugs, Crash, Dom. Violence Plea
File Under: Oops. Johnny Manziel's attorney accidentally texted an AP reporter about Johnny's domestic violence case, alleged drug use and more ... in one of the most epic screwups of all time. The AP reporter had reached out to Bob…
Justin Bieber -- Busts His Ankle Hours Before Concert (PHOTOS)
Justin Bieber's basketball diary entry for today -- OUCH!!!!!! Biebs went down hard during a pick-up game Friday in Cincinnati ... and came out of it with a severely swollen ankle. He says it's sprained, which means 18,000 or so Beliebers are…
Nicolas Cage -- Separates From His Wife
Nicolas Cage is separated from his wife Alice Kim ... guaranteeing they won't get a dirty dozen under their belts. TMZ confirmed Nic and Alice actually separated in January. They would have celebrated their 12th anniversary this…
Frances Bean Cobain Divorce -- Cops On Guard for Violence While She Moves Out (PHOTOS)
LAPD officers are outside Frances Bean Cobain's home to make sure things don't get physical with her estranged husband as she moves out her stuff ... TMZ has learned. Frances is outside the West Hollywood pad while her team removes her…
Sherri Shepherd -- Want My Fans' Bank Info? Here Ya Go!
Sherri Shepherd just rolled out the red carpet for any enterprising thieves on the Internet ... by posting a bunch of checks from fans without blurring their accounts. Shepherd says she was doing some cleaning when she came across the old…
Samantha Ronson -- Sorry, Lindsay Lohan ... No Wedding DJ Discounts (VIDEO)
Lindsay Lohan better have deep pockets if she wants her ex-gf, Samantha Ronson, to DJ for her upcoming nuptials. We got Sam at LAX and asked if she'd hit the decks at Lindsay's wedding. She hesitated at first, but then broke it down for…
NBA's David Lee -- Dirk Ain't Leaving the Mavs ... He Loves Dallas Too Much (VIDEO)
Good news for Mavs fans ... David Lee tells TMZ Sports he doesn't believe Dirk Nowitzki will leave Dallas for greener pastures ... despite the fact Dirk just opted out of his contract. Instead of signing his option and returning to make $8.7…
Chris Brown's Manager -- I Didn't Steal Your Money and Oops ...You Forgot to Fire Me!
Chris Brown's manager made good on his threat to add defamation to his lawsuit against Brown, and says there's no way he could have stolen the singer's cheddar. Hours after Brown posted 2 videos saying Mike G had been fired for stealing his money,…
Iggy Azalea -- Making a Not So Clean Getaway (VIDEO + PHOTOS)
Iggy Azalea boarded a flight at LAX ... and for some reason she looked like someone fleeing in disguise. Less than a week after ending her engagement to Lakers star Nick Young ... Iggy pulled a ball cap down low over her face and strolled through…