Childish Gambino makes Grammy history

CNN 2019-02-11 06:12:52

Childish Gambino s "This Is America" won Grammys for song and record of the year on Sunday, becoming the first rap song to win the prestigious awards.

Key Hill negotiators say they have reached an agreement in principle to avert shutdown

CNN 2019-02-12 01:59:25

Congressional negotiators say they have reached an agreement in principle to avert a government shutdown at the end of this week.

The 2020 Democratic announcements, ranked

CNN 2019-02-12 00:31:54

This weekend was a busy one on the 2020 campaign trail, with two more Democrats -- Amy Klobuchar and Elizabeth Warren -- joining the race officially. There are now seven main Democrats running for the party nod, with at least twice that number either officially or unofficially exploring a bid.

Trump kicks off 2020 campaign season amid shutdown negotiations

CNN 2019-02-11 23:49:52

President Donald Trump kicks off the 2020 campaign season Monday in the border city of El Paso, Texas, which comes during an impasse on Capitol Hill to avoid a second government shutdown this year over border security.

The real drama at the border isn t in El Paso

CNN 2019-02-11 22:04:39

Security has dramatically intensified in Eagle Pass, Texas, in response to a caravan of migrants on the Mexican side of the border.

Trump s distorted view of life in El Paso

CNN 2019-02-11 21:43:15

Erin Coulehan writes that President Donald Trump s visit to El Paso, Texas, on Monday will mark a turning point for the city, forcing residents to reconcile political differences on their home turf and to confront the reality that they are not united in protecting the immigrant community in their midst.

Budget talks sticking point: How many people ICE can detain

CNN 2019-02-11 21:39:10

Border security talks hit an impasse over the weekend, as Democrats pushed back against another facet of the Trump administration s agenda to crack down on immigration: aggressive detention efforts by the Immigration and Customs Enforcement.

Donald Trump is obsessed with how hard he works

CNN 2019-02-11 21:38:11

On Monday morning, President Donald Trump tweeted this: "No president ever worked harder than me (cleaning up the mess I inherited)!"

Fact checking Trump s snowstorm tweet

CNN 2019-02-11 20:31:30

During Democratic Sen. Amy Klobuchar s 2020 announcement speech in the midst of a snowstorm in Minneapolis Sunday, President Donald Trump tweeted out a jab toward the senator s statements on global warming.

Kamala Harris supported 2008 San Francisco policy that reported arrested undocumented juveniles to ICE

CNN 2019-02-11 19:34:00

As district attorney of San Francisco, Kamala Harris supported a city policy that required law enforcement to turn over undocumented juvenile immigrants to federal immigration authorities if they were arrested and suspected of committing a felony, regardless of whether they were actually convicted of a crime.

Trump s racist Elizabeth Warren taunts have entered a new phase

CNN 2019-02-11 19:27:53

President Donald Trump can t merely slur Elizabeth Warren with the nickname "Pocahontas" anymore. That s old hat.

Democratic leaders call for Omar to apologize for anti-Semitic tropes

CNN 2019-02-11 18:36:33

House Democratic leadership issued a joint statement Monday calling for freshman Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota to apologize for comments they said included "anti-Semitic tropes."

Amy Klobuchar s not-so-subtle troll of Hillary Clinton

CNN 2019-02-11 17:44:38

On Sunday, after announcing for president, Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar took questions from reporters about her 2020 plans. She was asked about her travel plans for the early days of the campaign, and said this:

Trump Jr. makes light of Native American genocide while rooting for father s attack on Warren

CNN 2019-02-11 17:11:35

President Donald Trump s eldest son made light over the weekend of the US government s history of genocide against Native Americans as part of a slam against Sen. Elizabeth Warren and her claims of American Indian heritage.

El Paso mayor says Trump is wrong to connect city s crime drop and border barrier

CNN 2019-02-11 16:48:41

El Paso, Texas, Mayor Dee Margo said hours before President Donald Trump is due to visit his city that Trump was wrong to claim a border barrier was responsible for El Paso s drop in crime.

Live: Trump Texas rally - CNNPolitics

CNN 2019-02-11 16:14:21

President Trump is holding a campaign rally in El Paso, Texas, as the deadline to avoid another government shutdown looms. Follow here for the latest.

Another government shutdown looms -- Monday is a crucial day for talks.

CNN 2019-02-11 14:26:37

It s now days before another government shutdown -- and this is the day bipartisan negotiators were supposed to announce a deal to avert just that.

Harris takes on questions about her blackness

CNN 2019-02-11 14:09:17

Sen. Kamala Harris directly confronted critics Monday who have questioned her black heritage, her record incarcerating minorities as a prosecutor and her decision to marry a white man.

Virginia delegate backs off plan to introduce articles of impeachment against Fairfax

CNN 2019-02-11 12:51:31

Virginia delegate Patrick Hope on Monday backed off his plans to introduce articles of impeachment against embattled Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax.

Ahead of Trump s El Paso visit, dozens of Americans link hands at the southern border forming a human wall

CNN 2019-02-11 09:45:23

Dozens of supporters of President Donald Trump s border security efforts formed a human wall Saturday across a small part of the southern border where there is no fencing.

Washington on the brink as new shutdown looms

CNN 2019-02-11 06:44:30

America could be sliding toward a new government shutdown and President Donald Trump may face a fateful choice over his border wall as another knife-edge week opens in Washington.

Childish Gambino makes Grammy history

CNN 2019-02-11 06:12:52

Childish Gambino s "This Is America" won Grammys for song and record of the year on Sunday, becoming the first rap song to win the prestigious awards.

Alicia Keys hits perfect notes as Grammys host

CNN 2019-02-11 05:29:57

Alicia Keys took us to "Club Keys" as host of the Grammys on Sunday night, and viewers seem open to becoming regulars.

See who won at the 2019 Grammy Awards

CNN 2019-02-11 04:21:19

The biggest names in music came together on Sunday night for the 61st Annual Grammy Awards.

Grammys 2019: Alicia Keys shows off and shines as Grammy host

CNN 2019-02-11 04:07:45

Alicia Keys got a little assistance from some big names to help her open the ceremony, but proved throughout the show that she needed no help to deliver a powerhouse performance as first-time host.

Childish Gambino makes history with song of the year

CNN 2019-02-11 02:49:49

Childish Gambino s "This Is America" won the Grammy for song of the year on Sunday, becoming the first rap song to win the prestigious award.

Ilhan Omar says it s exciting her controversial views on Israel are sparking debate

CNN 2019-02-10 13:20:14

Freshman Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota is defending her controversial views on Israel as they come under scrutiny in Washington, telling CNN that "it s not surprising" her positions are generating attention and that she finds it "exciting" to be sparking debate.

NRCC targets 55 Democratic-held House seats in 2020

CNN 2019-02-07 23:55:11

The National Republican Congressional Committee has identified 55 house seats to target during the 2020 elections. The list includes many freshmen members of Congress.

The government shutdown ended after only 10 air traffic controllers stayed home

CNN 2019-02-06 22:56:06

On January 24, it seemed like the partial government shutdown would go on forever, leaving more than 800,000 federal workers in unpaid limbo. But on January 25 -- the 35th day of the longest-ever federal shutdown -- something changed: 10 air traffic controllers decided to stay home.

El Paso mayor: Trump was wrong about crime in speech - CNN Video

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El Paso, Texas, Mayor Dee Margo says President Trump was incorrect when he claimed in his State of the Union address that crime in El Paso went down after a border wall was constructed.

Historian: Trump reaching for cheap laughs with tweet - CNN Video

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Presidential historian Douglas Brinkley responds to President Donald Trump s tweet that appeared to be mocking a reference to the Trail of Tears, the forced relocation of thousands of Native Americans which led to thousands of deaths, and a subsequent post by Donald Trump Jr. online.

Tapper: Trump is lying to you to get border wall - CNN Video

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CNN s Jake Tapper debunks President Trump s claim that violent crime decreased in El Paso, Texas, because of barriers built at the US-Mexico border.

Harris answer to critics who say she s not black enough - CNN Video

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In a radio interview, Sen. Kamala Harris responds to critics who claim she is not "black enough" as she enters her bid for a 2020 presidential run.

Fact Check: Trump s El Paso border wall claims - CNN Video

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CNN s Jake Tapper, in partnership with FactCheck.org, looks at President Trump s claim that a border wall drastically reduced crime in El Paso, Texas.

Cheney: I certainly hope government won t shut down - CNN Video

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Rep. Liz Cheney tells Jake Tapper that she hopes the government won t shutdown and that Democrats and Republicans can come to a bipartisan agreement to secure the border.

Beto O Rourke: Rally against border wall is inspiring - CNN Video

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Former Congressman and potential 2020 presidential candidate Beto O Rourke (D-TX) speaks to CNN s Jeff Zeleny as he leads a march against the border wall in El Paso, Texas.

Tapper on Donald Trump Jr.: That is blatant racism - CNN Video

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CNN s Jake Tapper discusses a tweet by President Trump and an Instagram post by his son Donald Trump Jr. that appeared to mock the Trail of Tears.

Asked about Trump tweet, Cheney slams Warren - CNN Video

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When asked if she is concerned with President Trump s tweets referencing the Trail of Tears, Congresswoman Liz Cheney turns to slam presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren for claiming Native American heritage.

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