Romney finishes 2nd in Utah GOP nomination, will face primary

Mitt Romney did not win the Utah Republican Party’s nomination on Saturday, meaning he must compete in a June primary election as he seeks to replace retiring US Sen. Orrin Hatch.

Amnesty International honors Colin Kaepernick

Amnesty International awarded Colin Kaepernick its Ambassador of Conscience Award on Saturday for his public protest against racial and social injustice.

Romney says he’ll decide later if he’ll support Trump in 2020

Mitt Romney said Saturday that he could not yet commit to supporting Donald Trump’s 2020 re-election campaign, making it clear that he intends to stake his claim as an independent voice for Utah.

A look back at Melania’s first year

Melania Trump is perhaps a unique first lady in modern history, an immigrant, a fashion model, a third wife, and by her own account, a notoriously private woman. CNN’s Kate Bennett looks back at Melania’s first year.

Michael Jackson’s moonwalk shoes are going up for auction

The black loafers that Michael Jackson used to perform his signature moonwalk for the first time on stage are going up for auction.

Former CNN anchor Reid Collins dead at 88

Former CNN anchor Reid Collins passed away in his sleep in Virginia at 88 years old.

Man accused of extorting flood victims

Police in Hawaii arrested, but haven’t officially charged Stephen Koehne on suspicion of extortion, robbery and terroristic threatening. People say Koehne picked them up in his boat and would demand money once they were far enough from shore.

How Barbara Bush tried to save Jeb’s campaign

A trio of housekeeping staff noticed Barbara Bush standing in a hotel hallway with her son, Jeb, on a snowy February day in Concord, New Hampshire.

Syracuse University expels fraternity

Syracuse University has permanently expelled the Theta Tau fraternity after footage emerged earlier this week of its members participating in a racist and anti-Semitic skit, Chancellor Kent Syverud said in a video statement Saturday.

He was best known for playing ‘Mini-Me’ in Austin Powers movies

Verne Troyer, who played Mini-Me in two of the Austin Powers comedy films, has died at the age of 49, according to statements posted to his social media accounts.

Trump may pardon boxer Jack Johnson on the advice of Sylvester Stallone

President Donald Trump said Saturday that he is considering granting a posthumous pardon to boxer Jack Johnson on the advice of actor Sylvester Stallone.

Red Cross worker killed in Yemen attack

A humanitarian aid worker was shot and killed in Yemen on Saturday morning after an attack on his vehicle, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) said.

People we lost in 2018

A look back at notable people who have died in 2018.

DJ pays tribute to Avicii at Coachella

Michael Flynn to to hit campaign trail

Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser, will campaign in Montana for a Republican Senate candidate “very soon,” the candidate has announced.

How Melania Trump is preparing a state dinner without an event planner

It is three days before the most important dinner party she has ever hosted, but Melania Trump is not at the White House, triple-checking details. Instead, she’s in Houston, Texas, to pay her respects to one of her predecessors, Barbara Bush.

Bells on Netherlands’ tallest church tower plays Avicii songs in memory of DJ who died Friday

In a tribute to the late Swedish artist Avicii, a town in the Netherlands played some of his most popular songs with its bell tower on Saturday morning.

Rep. Scalise out of hospital after surgery

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise has been released from a Washington, DC, hospital following a “successful” surgery, according to MedStar Washington Hospital Center.

This is the staff behind Tuesday’s State Dinner with France

Tuesday’s State Dinner with France is a major moment of diplomacy for the Trump administration, but it’s also the culmination of months of thoughtful work and attention to detail by first lady Melania Trump and her East Wing staff.

Avicii struggled with fame and stepped away from the limelight

Swedish superstar DJ Avicii made millions dance with his catchy hits, flashing lights and soulful collaborations.

Trump tweets he doesn’t see his attorney flipping after NYT said Cohen might cooperate with Mueller

President Donald Trump aggressively defended his personal lawyer Saturday morning after The New York Times reported on Trump’s sometimes poor treatment of the attorney, Michael Cohen, who the newspaper said might cooperate with special counsel Robert Mueller in his probe into Russian election meddling.

A city is fighting back against neo-Nazis

Newnan, a small city southwest of Atlanta, is rarely in the news, and the 33,000 folks who call it home prefer it that way.