Myanmar's government has strongly denied claims of abuses against Rohingya Muslims by its military, but one man decided to write a letter to the world about what happened to his village. CNN's Alexardera Field reports.
Comedian Jimmy Kimmel argued the Sen. Bill Cassidy's new health care bill fails the "Kimmel Test" -- a reference to the comedian's emotional late-night monologue about how the Affordable Care Act carried protections that helped save his son from a congenital heart defect.
When Birsa Chatterjee was 12 years old, his mother dropped him off at an afterschool program that aimed to shape the next generation of great jazz musicians. It was thereâ€”at Jazz House Kidsâ€”that he met the man who would become his mentor and a father figure: world-renowned saxophonist, Bruce Williams. Now, as a developed saxophonist himself, Birsa joins Bruce each year to mentor budding musicians at the Jazz Houseâ€™s summer workshop. Together, they help campers prepare for an annual gig at world-famous jazz venue, Dizzyâ€™s at Lincoln Center. Itâ€™s an opportunity to give back to the jazz community that changed Birsaâ€™s life and help raise the game of the next generation.
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Cards twirling, knuckles blazing, hands-a-blurâ€”welcome to cardistry, the sleight of hand acrobatic sensation all done with a simple deck of 52. The kings of the cards are Dan and Dave Buck, twin brothers dealing out some of the best moves in the game. Their mesmerizing, seemingly gravity-defying flips and tricks stem from card flourishes originally used by magicians to introduce their tricks. Now, thanks to artists like Dan and Dave, cardistry has spun off as an art form all its ownâ€”keeping the magic without the abracadabra.
For years, sanctions imposed by the United States and the UN have failed to stop North Korea's rapidly expanding nuclear program. Why have sanctions on North Korea failed so spectacularly? What sanctions could work?
President Trump's former campaign chair, Paul Manafort, has offered to meet with the House Intelligence Committee to face allegations about work he's done in Ukraine and Russia. CNN's Drew Griffin reports.
The Republican National Committee spent more than $230,000 in August to cover some of President Donald Trump's legal fees associated with the federal investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election, an RNC official told CNN.
Special Counsel Robert Mueller's team is reaching back more than a decade in its investigation of Paul Manafort, a sign of the pressure Mueller is placing on President Donald Trump's former campaign chair. CNN's Evan Perez reports.