Brain-eating amoeba kills teen
The fatal brain-eating amoeba has struck once again, this time claiming the life of a 14-year-old star athlete.
Scorpion's bigger, badder, prehistoric cousin
In the prehistoric oceans, this was one bad bug.
VMAs in 2 minutes (Miley wore WHAT??!)
Nicki Minaj slams host Miley Cyrus, and Kanye West announces his presidential run in 2020.
U.S. deploys Predator drones to Latvia
The U.S. deployed MQ-1 Predator drones to Latvia for the first time this weekend, the Pentagon announced Monday.
Golfer's muddy shot goes awry
Take a look at 37 amazing sports photos from August 24 through August 31.
New arrest in Bangkok bombing
A second suspect has been arrested in connection with the bombing at Bangkok's Erawan Shrine on August 17 that killed more than 20 people and injured many others, police said Tuesday.
See glaciers melt before your eyes
The Extreme Ice Survey captures time lapse videos of glaciers melting in the Arctic. CNN's Derek Van Dam interviews the founder.
Cheney declines to endorse Trump
Former Vice President Dick Cheney will support Donald Trump if he is the Republican nominee -- but not today.
4 vehicles shot on I-10 in 3 days
Somebody has shot four moving vehicles on I-10 in Phoenix in the last three days, Arizona Department of Public Safety Director Frank Milstead said Monday.
U.N. confirms militants have destroyed Temple of Bel
Rival ties Trump in Iowa poll
For the first time in more than a month, mogul Donald Trump is not leading the field in one of the first four nominating states in the Republican primary, according to a new poll.
20 great places to travel this fall
September's here and summer's drifting away like an autumn leaf in a swimming pool.
Life between the two Koreas
At the edge of the world's most heavily militarized border sits a village so small and isolated you can hardly hear a sound on its main street.
More Clinton emails classified
Roughly 150 of Hillary Clinton's State Department emails include information that has been retroactively upgraded to classified, a U.S. government official told CNN Monday.
Tiny killer spreads 'break-bone fever'
Dengue fever is slowly spreading across the world -- aided by the jet plane, and city life.
Sex traffickers branding victims
Mentally incompetent to cop killer?
Cops at wrong house shoot resident
It started with police going to the wrong house. It ended with a homeowner, an officer and a dog shot.
Worst day for Japan teen suicides
Palmyra 'taken hostage by ISIS'
Syria's General Director of Antiquities Maamoun Abdulkarim tells Christiane Amanpour the country needs international help to protect its antiquities.
Inside Ben Carson's quiet surge
Watch out Donald Trump. Here comes Ben Carson.
5 things for your new day
The latest batch of Clinton emails are released. Kentucky clerk gets order to issue same-sex marriage licenses. And man convicted in Jewish center shootings responds with "Sieg heil."
Teen: 'I call it my war wound'
CNN's Sara Sidner talks with a 17-year-old girl who was branded by her pimp to signify his "ownership."
Clerk can't deny marriage licenses
Meet the people fighting to end sex trafficking
The CNN Special Report "Children for Sale: The Fight to End Human Trafficking" airs Tuesday, July 21, at 9 p.m. ET/PT.
Taylor Swift -- Felony Assault Onstage ... Fan Busted for Brawl (VIDEO)
Taylor Swift never broke stride as a crazed fan jumped onstage and went toe-to-toe with her security force in a fight so nasty ... bones were broken. The intense brawl went down Saturday night at San Diego's…
Porsha Williams -- Kicked In The Gut ... By 'RHOA' Co-Star
'Real Housewives of Atlanta' has figured out a way to replace NeNe Leakes ... with a good old fashioned bitch fight. We're told Porsha Williams was on a boat in ATL with fellow castmate Cynthia Bailey when things got hot. The…
Chris Brown -- My Baby Mama's Got Terrible Judgment In Boyfriends
Chris Brown is chomping at the bit to face his baby mama in custody court ... and the biggest weapon in his arsenal is the woman's boyfriend. Chris and Nia Guzman will fight it out in 2 weeks. She wants full custody of…
Charlie Sheen's XXX Ex -- Hornswoggled By Lenny Dykstra ... Allegedly
Convicted felon and legendary scumbag Lenny Dykstra has allegedly struck again ... this time, he's accused of stealing $50k in jewelry from Charlie Sheen's porn star ex-fiancee... TMZ Sports has learned.
Ray Alvarado on 'The Secret World of Alex Mack': 'Memba Him?!
Darris Love is best known for playing the neighbor and BFF Ray -- opposite Larisa Oleynik as Alex -- in the late '90s Nickelodeon show "The Secret World of Alex Mack." Guess what he looks like now!
The Game -- I Hope My Kid Plays for Ohio State ... 'Cause Gang Colors Matter
The Game is a proud member of the Bloods ... and says he really hopes his football prodigy son will attend Ohio State ... because the jerseys are his favorite color -- red. Game has been braggin' about his son…
Paris Hilton -- Glow Sticks & Diapers ... Let's Rave, Kids!! (PHOTOS)
If Mother Teresa knew how to spin records, it would've looked like this -- Paris Hilton giving underprivileged kids what they really need ... a face full of foam and sick beats. Paris packed Club Amnesia in Ibiza -- where she's doing her Summer…
Adrian Peterson -- Alleged Baby Mama Demands $2 Million ... Gets Stiff Arm
A massage therapist who claims she was knocked up by Adrian Peterson has asked for $1.9 MILLION to care for the kid for 18 years ... but the NFL star has fired back with a big, fat "NO DEAL."
UCLA Football Star Arrested -- Allegedly Jacks Uber Driver
UCLA football star Ishmael Adams -- considered one of the best cornerbacks in the country -- was arrested this weekend after allegedly robbing an Uber driver ... right in front of a police station!! A spokesperson for UCLA confirmed the…
Chris Brown Sued -- Your Lack of Security Got Me Shot!
One of Chris Brown's fans is blaming the singer for the gunshot wound he suffered during a Bay Area concert back in January. Paul Briley filed a lawsuit against Brown for the shooting that went down at San Jose's Capricorn Bash. In the suit, Briley…
WWE Shooting -- Cop Guns Down Dangerous, Obsessed Fan
A deputy opened fire on a man outside the WWE's training center in Orlando -- seriously injuring the guy ... who has a history of bizarre incidents at the WWE. An Orange County Sheriff's deputy confronted Armando Montalvo at the WWE Performance…
Reporter Freaked By Bug -- Are We Live?!?!? (VIDEO)
It's difficult to look manly when a bug is buzzing around your face ... and it was damn near impossible for this reporter -- worst of all it was on live TV. Check out his hilarious reaction ... and the news desk making fun of him back at the…
Robert Griffin III -- Teammates Applaud Benching ... 'Now We Can Start Winning'
Several members of the Washington Redskins tell TMZ Sports ... they're PUMPED the team is benching RG3 ... with one player saying, "Now we can start winning games." We spoke with a handful of Redskins players -- all of whom spoke on the…
Justin Bieber -- Sobbing Was Real Deal ... Jitters Got the Best of Me
Justin Bieber wasn't crying crocodile tears ... he really did get choked up and overcome with emotion when his VMA gig ended, and he's blaming his nerves for the sobfest. Sources at the award show tell TMZ ... the…
Adorable Beagle Puppy -- Please Don't Roll Up The Window (VIDEO)
How could anyone deny this cute little puppy eyed beagle of anything? This droopy faced pooch just wanted his big floppy ears to catch some breeze while going on a ride ... too bad for him, his little paws weren't strong enough to hold down…
Ryan Phillippe -- Skin to Win for Fitness (PHOTO)
A shirtless Ryan Phillippe jogging over the weekend in his Beverly Hills neighborhood could be proof the fountain of youth does in fact exist. Phillippe -- and his 6-pack abs -- don't look like they've aged a bit since his "Cruel…
Kanye West -- Hosting VMAs On The Table
Next year's VMAs could become a 10-hour ordeal, because we found out MTV is considering Kanye as its host. VMA sources tell TMZ ... MTV was thrilled with Kanye's 12-minute diatribe, despite the fact he brutally trashed the network and awards shows…
NFL's Sheldon Richardson -- Pleads Not Guilty In Alleged Bentley Chase
Sheldon Richardson's digging in his cleats ... pleading NOT GUILTY to resisting arrest stemming from an incident where he allegedly led cops on a high speed chase in his Bentley. Cops say the NY Jets defensive lineman was clocked at 143 MPH and blew…
Tom Brady -- Sketch Artist Misses Again ... 'I Only Had 5 Minutes'
Matt Damon ... is that you?! After an epically bad first attempt, the sketch artist in the Deflategate court battle has taken another crack at Tom Brady ... and it definitely resembles someone from Boston ... just not the QB. We can all agree…
WWE Seth Rollins' Girlfriend -- Fired for Nazi Pics
WWE diva Zahra Schreiber, the girlfriend of WWE superstar Seth Rollins, has been fired from the organization because of pro-Nazi artwork she posted on her Instagram.