Idaho students: Food truck video of slain students offers timeline of their final hours

CNN — Two of the four University of Idaho students who were killed on Sunday were last seen alive ordering at a late-night food truck in Moscow, Idaho, at about 1:41 am, the truck’s live Twitch stream shows. In the video, Madison Mogen and Kaylee Goncalves order $10 worth of carbonara from Grub Truckers and … Read more

UVA shooting: Football team is uniting in grief as players and staff process tragedy after fatal shooting, coach and AD say

CNN — The last 24 hours have felt like a nightmare for University of Virginia head coach Tony Elliott, the entire football team and campus, the coach said Tuesday during a news conference. “I’m ready for somebody to pinch me and wake me up and say this didn’t happen,” Elliott said, speaking publicly for the … Read more

‘Black Panther: Wakanda Forever’ notches record opening for November

New York CNN Business — “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever” had the biggest challenge of following “Black Panther,” one of the biggest blockbusters ever, and had to do so without star Chadwick Boseman, who passed away in 2020. Despite all of the challenges, “Wakanda Forever” notched a sizable box office opening this weekend. The Marvel movie … Read more

Julie Powell, food writer behind ‘Julie & Julia,’ dead at 49

CNN — Julie Powell, a bestselling author who chronicled her efforts to prepare every recipe in Julia Child’s “Mastering the Art of French Cooking,” which later inspired the movie “Julie & Julia,” died Oct. 26 at her home in New York. She was 49. Her death was confirmed to the New York Times by her … Read more

Hurricane Ian recovery efforts are underway in Florida and South Carolina

Editor’s Note: Affected by the storm? Use CNN’s lite site for low bandwidth. You can also text or WhatsApp your Ian stories to CNN +1 332-261-0775. CNN — Floridians are still dealing with major flooding Saturday and likely will for days as they try to recover from deadly Hurricane Ian, expected to be the most … Read more

Tiffany Haddish and Aries Spears reps call child sexual abuse suit a ‘shakedown’

CNN — Comedians Tiffany Haddish and Aries Spears have been accused of having “groomed and molested” two then-minor siblings years ago, according to a lawsuit filed in Los Angeles Superior Court. The complainants are referred to as “Jane Doe” and “John Doe” in the suit, which states their names are being held to protect their … Read more

Former Trump NSC official Matthew Pottinger will testify at Thursday’s January 6 hearing

CNN — Matthew Pottinger, who served on former President Donald Trump’s National Security Council before resigning in the immediate aftermath of January 6, 2021, will testify publicly at Thursday’s prime-time hearing held by the House select committee investigating the US Capitol attack, according to multiple sources familiar with the plans. Pottinger is slated to appear … Read more

R. Kelly to be sentenced today on racketeering, sex trafficking charges

New York CNN — R. Kelly could be sentenced to decades in prison Wednesday following his conviction in federal court last year on racketeering and sex trafficking charges. While prosecutors in New York have recommended the disgraced R&B singer be sentenced to more than 25 years, citing “the need to protect the public from further … Read more

Queen cancels virtual engagements as she is still experiencing mild Covid symptoms

London CNN — Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II canceled her planned virtual engagements on Tuesday as she continues to suffer from mild Covid-19 symptoms, Buckingham Palace has said. The palace Sunday announced that the 95-year-old monarch had contracted the virus. “As Her Majesty is still experiencing mild cold-like symptoms she has decided not to undertake her … Read more

A Grieving Family Wonders: What If They Had Known the Medical History of Sperm Donor 1558?

When Laura and David Gunner learned that their 27-year-old son, Steven, had died of an opioid overdose, the couple were struck with grief, but not entirely surprised. They had struggled to help him overcome addictions and erratic behavior for more than a decade. Seeking solace after Steven’s death in 2020, the upstate New York couple … Read more