Personal tools
You are here: Home Resources Book Recommendations

Top Stories From CNN



How Alcatraz became an art gallery 
  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:12:03 EDT 
    Legos, Tibetan solar cookers, and dragons. Ai Weiwei takes over Alcatraz.


Zuckerberg's smart Mandarin surprise 
  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 04:20:53 EDT 
    CEO's 30-min Putonghua chat is the perfect charm offensive for Facebook's last untapped market.


Zuckerberg has crowd gasping 
  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 06:34:38 EDT 
    Facebook's founder says he taught himself Mandarin and tested his skills with students in China.


Multilingual celebs 
  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 23:31:14 EDT 
    Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg already owns a good chunk of the Internet, but on Wednesday he won it as well when he spoke Chinese to an audience at a Beijing university.


Heads on spikes in ISIS' stronghold 
  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 05:02:58 EDT 
    Life under ISIS in Raqqa, the group's power base in Syria, is a living nightmare for many -- but despite the group's crushing of dissent, there remain a courageous few who are taking a stand.


Was it wrong to ban Luis Suarez? 
  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 06:26:32 EDT 
    Can the Uruguayan footballer keep bagging goals without leaving his mark on defenders?


Scenes from the field 
  Fri, 06 Dec 2013 03:12:27 EST 


    Canada shooting 
      Thu, 23 Oct 2014 19:13:02 EDT 
      The suspect in Wednesday's shootings in Ottawa had "connections" to jihadists in Canada who shared a radical Islamist ideology, including at least one who went overseas to fight in Syria, multiple U.S. sources told CNN on Thursday.


    Palace ammunition 
      Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:04:45 EDT 
      An officer assigned to a unit that protects Britain's royal household was arrested Thursday on suspicion of unlawfully keeping ammunition in personal lockers in a police building on the grounds of London's Buckingham Palace, the Metropolitan Police said.


    Ebola outbreak 
      Thu, 23 Oct 2014 21:35:24 EDT 
      Obama expresses cautious optimism. An infected nurse shows signs of improvement. And a military response team begins training.


    ISIS battle 
      Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:05:47 EDT 
      A deal has been reached for 200 Iraqi Kurdish Peshmerga forces to pass through Turkey to help Syrian Kurdish fighters in the besieged town of Kobani, just over the border in Syria, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Thursday.


    Cultural destruction 
      Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:06:00 EDT 
      There's been no shortage of news coverage of the atrocities carried out by ISIS against the people of Iraq and Syria, from beheadings to massacres to selling kidnapped women into sexual slavery.


    Renee Zellweger 
      Thu, 23 Oct 2014 08:40:47 EDT 
      Renee Zellweger looks different than she did 10 years ago.


    ISIS targets artifacts 
      Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:13:41 EDT 
      Iraq's past is threatened by the nightmare of its present as ISIS systematically destroys cultural artifacts.


    Paralyzed man walks 
      Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:15:03 EDT 
      A man paralyzed from the chest down is able to walk again after undergoing pioneering surgery. CNN's Isa Soares reports.
    Library Catalog

    Advanced Search
    Your Account
    New York Times Book Reviews
    [see more]
    Search the Web
    Google

    National News From NPR
    VIDEO: Talking While Female  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 09:03:00 -0400
    A Black Cosmetic Company Sells, Or Sells Out?  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 06:48:22 -0400
    Man With Hatchet Shot Dead After Attacking NYPD Officers  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 06:47:00 -0400
    [see more]
    Top Stories From CNN
    WWII U-boat found off North Carolina  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 07:24:07 EDT
    Paralyzed man walks after transplant  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 03:44:58 EDT
    Paul straddles foreign policy divide  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 23:22:03 EDT
    [see more]
    World News From BBC
    Million Ebola vaccine doses for 2015  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:07:16 GMT
    PM: I will not pay £1.7bn EU bill  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:04:36 GMT
    Tunis 'militant hideout' stormed  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:27:04 GMT
    [see more]