Authorities: Border agent who killed 4 women knew victims
Authorities say the U.S. Border Patrol agent who killed four women knew his victims. CNN's Ed Lavandera reports from Laredo, Texas.
US Border Patrol agent arrested in 4 deaths described as serial killer
A supervisory US Border Patrol agent who authorities are calling a serial killer was arrested Saturday in the deaths of four people after a would-be fifth victim narrowly escaped harm and alerted a police officer.
Authorities: Agent confesses to killings
Authorities say the US Border Patrol agent, who officials are calling a serial killer, has confessed to killing four people. CNN's Joe Johns reports.
He held her at gunpoint. She escaped, but it didn't stop his murder spree, police say.
If not for the would-be victim's quick thinking, a supervisory Border Patrol agent accused in a string of killings in and around the south Texas border town of Laredo might still be on the loose.
Investigators are not confident they've found all of Border Patrol agent's victims
Police say they have a confession from a US Border Patrol agent they suspect of being a serial killer, but many loose ends and questions remain -- chiefly, whether prosecutors will seek the death penalty.
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White House slashes refugee cap to new low
The Trump administration will cap refugee admissions at the lowest levels since the refugee resettlement program began, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced. It's the second year in a row the administration has set the cap at a record low.
Joe Biden reacts to Kavanaugh allegation, reviving memories of Anita Hill hearing
Former Vice President Joe Biden on Monday called for a delay on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, and in doing so injected himself into a debate that has unmistakable echoes with an episode in his own history.
Mark Judge, Kavanaugh's high school classmate, details high school parties in past writings
President Donald Trump's nominee for the Supreme Court, Brett Kavanaugh, is being accused of sexually and physically assaulting a 15-year-old girl at a party during his high school years.
Twitter stunned by islands of ants
Storm forces ants to form small islands in order to survive. CNN's Jeanne Moos shows how ants man their own life rafts.
Areas face significant problems with flooding and rising rivers
Hurricane Florence has come and gone through North and South Carolina, but its heavy rains and storm surge have caused significant flooding in cities and towns across the region.
The deadly storm will bring heavy rain to the Northeast today
In its final act before moving offshore, post-tropical cyclone Florence is expected to bring heavy rain to parts of New England and the mid-Atlantic on Tuesday.
Hurricane cleanup: How to stay safe when returning home
Hurricane Florence has come and gone but the risks from power outages, damaged homes and flooding are still very present for some areas. Recovery efforts are underway in North Carolina and other areas hit by Hurricane Florence.
Pig poop and coal ash a real concern in North Carolina floods
Even after a hurricane's immediate threat of flooding goes away, North Carolina residents could face a host of potential health problems from the water brought by Hurricane Florence -- and from what that water leaves behind. In addition to the usual physical and mental challenges floodwater can typically bring, there is a potential problem for human health that involves some of the state's key industries: hog farming and coal power generation.
Syrian regime accidentally shoots down Russian military plane
A Russian maritime patrol aircraft with multiple personnel on board was inadvertently shot down by Syrian regime anti-aircraft artillery on Monday after the Syrians came under attack by Israeli missiles, according to a US official with knowledge of the incident
Republicans and Democrats grapple with Kavanaugh political fallout 7 weeks from midterms
As Republicans and Democrats reckoned Monday with new sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, both parties began to process how the rapidly shifting politics of the nomination fight might upend the midterm elections less than two months away.
CNN commentator relates to Kavanaugh's accuser
While discussing allegations of physical and sexual assault against Supreme Court justice nominee Brett Kavanaugh, CNN commentator Symone Sanders reveals why the debate feels personal to her.
These senators could make or break Kavanaugh's nomination
The future of Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination is in question after a woman went public over the weekend with accusations that the 53-year-old federal judge physically and sexually assaulted her when the two were in high school.
The staggering numbers behind Florence's wrath
The destruction wreaked by Florence keeps growing as floodwaters keep rising. But the deadly storm has already shattered records and inflicted long-term chaos.
He served 3.6 million free meals after Hurricane Maria. Now he's feeding people hit by Florence
When disaster strikes, the Red Cross and the National Guard are always there to help. And these days, so is José Andrés.
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Trump to visit North Carolina as waterways rise
U.S. President Donald Trump is expected on Wednesday to visit North Carolina, which is bearing the brunt of Florence's deadly deluge and where rivers are still rising while thousands of homes and roadways remain submerged.