N. Korea favors missile that can hit US east coast to diplomacy
A North Korean official reaffirmed Pyongyang's commitment to developing a long-range intercontinental ballistic missile capable of reaching "all the way to the East coast of the mainland US," on Monday, telling CNN that the rogue nation is currently not interested in diplomacy with the US until it achieves that goal. (CNN)
Trump allies worry that losing House means impeachment
Top White House aides, lawmakers, donors and political consultants are privately asking whether President Donald Trump realizes that losing the House next year could put his presidency in peril. (CNN)
Trump: I'd like to see Russia probe end
President Donald Trump said Monday he was not considering firing the Justice Department's special counsel leading the investigation into Russian interference in last year's election. (CNN)
Maltese journalist who exposed corruption killed in car blast
Daphne Caruana Galizia, one of Malta's best known investigative journalists, was killed after a powerful blast blew up her car, local media reported Monday. (CNN)
First-seen star collision creates light, gravitational waves and gold
For the first time, two neutron stars in a nearby galaxy have been observed engaging in a spiral death dance around one another until they collided. What resulted from that collision is being called an "unprecedented" discovery that is ushering in a new era of astronomy, scientists announced Monday. (CNN)
Iraqi forces seize disputed city of Kirkuk from Kurdish control
Iraqi forces are approaching the Kurdish-controlled city of Kirkuk, with Iraq's Prime Minister calling on residents in the oil-rich city to cooperate with its security forces. (CNN)
Kirkuk: A crisis waiting to happen, with consequences for region
Two armies funded and trained by the United States are now facing off in northern Iraq, a confrontation that could have lasting consequences for the future of the country and the broader Middle East. (CNN)
A massive Wi-Fi flaw could let hackers spy on you