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The President echoed Turkish talking points in defending his controversial decision to remove US troops from Northern Syria
In defending his decision to remove US troops from northern Syria, President Donald Trump echoed talking points from Turkish officials, suggesting that Kurdish forces might be purposely allowing ISIS detainees to escape camps and prisons.

Trump says he'll impose sanctions on Turkey and anyone 'contributing to Turkey's destabilizing actions'

Trump and Congress spar over sanctioning Turkey
Facing scathing criticism from Republican lawmakers and members of his own military, President Donald Trump on Monday was working toward applying harsh new sanctions on Turkey following its incursion into northern Syria. But even as he was preparing the economic punishment, a bipartisan group on Capitol Hill was finalizing their own sanctions, threatening to undermine the President's attempts at confronting the growing crisis.

CNN reporter shows you what's happening in Syria now
CNN's Nick Paton Walsh reports on the shifting situation in Syria as the battle for land leaves citizens caught in a daily cycle of uncertainty and violence.

In photos: Turkey launches military offensive in Syria
Turkey has launched a military offensive in northeastern Syria, just days after the Trump administration announced that it was pulling US troops back from the area.

Timing of Trump's Syria decision raises questions
CNN's Jake Tapper examines President Donald Trump's relationship with Turkey amid his decision to pull US troops from northern Syria.

Kurdish forces backed by US strike deal with Syria's Assad
Abandoned by the United States and facing a deepening Turkish military offensive, Kurdish forces near the northern Syrian border have struck a deal with the Syrian government, marking a major shift in the country's eight-year war.

The Syria situation is getting worse. Four things you need to know
The situation in Syria has been rapidly deteriorating.

Analysis: The war against ISIS was all a waste
Earlier this year I spent almost two months in northeast Syria covering what we thought was the final battle against ISIS. The so-called caliphate that stretched from the outskirts of Baghdad to western Syria, that ruled over more than ten million people, had been reduced to the remote town of Baghouz on the banks of the Euphrates.

Trump's former top Russia adviser testifies
• Fact check: Trump rewrites reality on Ukraine • Watch: Trump voters struggle to talk impeachment • Opinion: What Fiona Hill knows • The GOP: Lawmaker gets booted from hearing

Tomorrow's Democratic debate could make or break these 2020 candidates
• YouTube: Tech giant says fake video of Trump shooting media doesn't violate its rules • Opinion: Trump supporters' video carries stomach-turning message

Fort Worth officer who killed a woman in her home resigns
• Here's what we know about the Fort Worth police shooting • Ex-cop: Atatiana Jefferson killing further erodes police legitimacy

25-year-old K-pop star found dead at home
• BTS' army of admirers: Inside one of the world's most powerful fandoms

NBC News president skewers Ronan Farrow in memo to staff
In an extraordinary new letter, NBC News president Noah Oppenheim says former employee Ronan Farrow is engaged in an "effort to defame NBC News."

Fact check: Trump says again that Americans need ID to buy groceries. They still don't
President Donald Trump said again on Friday that Americans need identification to buy groceries, which remains not true.

Georgia police officer found not guilty of murder in shooting death of unarmed veteran
A jury in DeKalb County, Georgia, found police officer Robert E. Olsen not guilty on murder charges in the shooting death of unarmed veteran Anthony Hill. Olsen was found guilty of four lesser charges.

Fonda vows to get arrested every Friday
Actress and activist Jane Fonda tells CNN's Christiane Amanpour she plans to be arrested every Friday while protesting in Washington to raise awareness about the climate crisis.

Target raised wages, but left some workers begging for hours
Two years ago, Target said it would raise its minimum wage to $15 an hour by the end of 2020. The move won praise from labor advocates and put pressure on other companies to also move to $15.

Brooke Baldwin reacts to video: How could I not take it personally?
CNN's Brooke Baldwin addresses a disturbing video of a fake President Donald Trump shooting, assaulting and stabbing his critics and the media, which was played at a conference held by a pro-Trump group at his Miami resort, according to footage obtained by The New York Times.

Pedophile who abused up to 200 children found dead in prison
A man described as one of Britain's worst pedophiles has been found dead in jail.