What you need to know about a possible recession

President Trump's take on the economy has been somewhat undercut in recent weeks. One indicator, the bond market yield curve inversion, went upside-down briefly last week, suggesting that a recession may be looming. It...

What’s moving markets today: August 21, 2019

Don't count on President Donald Trump and Fed chief Jerome Powell teaming up in a golf tourney any time soon. Trump took his relentless criticism of his handpicked central banker to another...

11 thrilling ways to discover Antarctica

(CNN) — Once upon a time there was basically only one way for an ordinary person to visit Antarctica -- climbing aboard a small cruise ship and visiting the frozen continent...

Venice fines architect $86K for tourist-unfriendly bridge

(CNN) — Venice has spent the last few years trying to curb the overtourism that has plagued it. But now Italy's famed city of canals has taken action against a bridge that...

Fugitive Chinese billionaire’s skyscraper sold online by Beijing court — at a discount

Written by Oscar Holland, CNN Contributors Serenitie Wang, CNN With its exaggerated crown and bulging upper levels, the 39-floor Pangu Plaza casts an unusual shadow over Beijing. And now the dragon-inspired skyscraper has an...

Permanent protest: Hundreds of demonstrators in Hong Kong are getting tattoos

An umbrella. A bauhinia flower. A bleeding eye. These icons have taken on new significance in the Hong Kong protests -- and now, a number of demonstrators are getting them inked onto...

6 home improvement projects you can still do before summer ends

When Memorial Day rolls around every May, everyone talks about their big plans to make the most out of their summer Fridays, long weekends and vacation time. Then, come August, most...

What do Bob Ross and Michigan have in common? Happy little trees

(CNN) — If taking time to enjoy nature in Michigan's state parks wasn't relaxing enough, you can now add a little Bob Ross to your experience. For its 100th birthday, the...

These genius bento boxes and lunch bags keep all your school lunches perfectly organized

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5 super cool tech products your kids will love this back to school season

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11 products students should always have in their backpacks

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Trendy clothing kids will obsess over this back to school season

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Egypt to reopen historic Baron Empain palace after $6M restoration

Written by Amy Woodyatt, CNN, Nada Altaher, CNN Egypt is just months away from reopening the Baron Empain Palace after a $6m restoration project on the historic Cairo building. The Baron Empain Palace,...

Beginning today, you won’t be able to buy plastic bottles of water at San...

(CNN) — Air travelers to and from the City by the Bay will now experience water in new ways. The airport is adding plastic water bottles to its list of restricted...

5 top websites for impressive deals on college textbooks

Story highlights In just 10 years, the price of college textbooks increased by a whopping 88% We rounded up some of the top sites where you buy textbooks for cheap As if attending college...

Italy’s political crisis

Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte (R) touches Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister Matteo Salvini's shoulder as he delivers a speech at the Italian Senate, in Rome, on August 20, 2019,...

Take an extra 40% off all sale styles during Cole Haan’s end of season...

We've written about Cole Haan and its ultra comfy, yet stylish shoes. You may know the brand for its Zerøgrand line, which features Cole Haan's signature Grand.OS technology. The shoes, available...

Samuel L. Jackson’s lightsaber and Jack Nicholson’s ‘The Shining’ axe on offer at movie...

Written by Rob Picheta, CNN Here's Johnny! Jack Nicholson's axe from "The Shining," Russell Crowe's armor from "Gladiator" and a lightsaber used by Samuel L. Jackson in "Star Wars" are among 900...

Mesmerizing cosmic artworks honor history’s unsung female astronomers

Artist Carol Prusa remembers looking out of her window at the night sky as a child and feeling the "overwhelming immensity" of space. Decades later, that same feeling still informs her...

10 best places to visit in Belgrade

(CNN) — Known as the White Phoenix because it's been destroyed and rebuilt so many times, Belgrade is a city that's always evolving. The Serbian capital is constantly bringing new life to...

CNN’s latest poll on 2020 Democrats

The September debate stage just got its 10th participant: former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro. Castro got just 2% in our poll. That, however, is enough. Under rules set...

Model Ashley Graham praised for showing pregnancy stretch marks

Ashley Graham is pregnant and proud of her body -- and she's letting everybody know on Instagram. The model, who announced her pregnancy last week, posted a nude photo on the platform...

Remember when Liz Hurley wore ‘that’ dress?

Written by Oscar Holland, CNN Delving into the archives of pop culture history, "Remember When?" is a new series offering a nostalgic look at the celebrity outfits that defined their eras. Remember when...

A 125-year-old dime just sold for $1.32 million

A Utah businessman paid $1.32 million for a dime last week at a Chicago coin auction. It wasn't just any 10-cent piece; the 1894-S Barber Dime is one of only 24 that...

How to shop for your perfect pair of jeans online

Shopping for denim is hard. Going to the store to try on a thousand different styles, sizes, and brands is not only time-consuming, but it can be exhausting. Shopping online for...

Disneyland honors woman’s free admission ticket from 1985

(CNN) — A lot of things have changed at Disneyland since 1985. For starters, Captain Jack Sparrow is now the star of the Pirates of the Caribbean ride, and you can buy...

This language learning app focuses on real-life conversational skills

People will tell you the only way to really learn a language is to completely immerse yourself in a country where that language is spoken. Personally, that has always seemed terrifying...

Meet the clothing brand designed for petite women, by a petite woman

It's no secret that clothing isn't actually designed for everyone. And for as long as I've been shopping, it's been a challenge to find clothes that truly fit me. At 5...

Couple face up to six years in jail for taking sand from Italian beach

(CNN) — We've all been tempted to bring a little bit of paradise home from our holidays. But the urge has backfired on a French couple, who are facing up to...

NYPD expected to announce fate of officer in Eric Garner case

About two weeks ago, an NYPD administrative judge officially recommended that Daniel Pantaleo be fired from the force. However, the final decision in this matter was always going to lie with...