Comedian Joan Rivers Has Died

(CNN) –┬áCNN is reporting that comedian Joan Rivers has died. She was 81. Her daughter Melissa released a statement saying she “passed away peacefully at 1:17pm (Thursday) surrounded by family and close friends.” Joan Rivers stopped breathing during outpatient surgery on her vocal chords at a Manhattan clinic on August 28th. State health officials are … Continue reading »

Car Crashes Into CNN Newsroom

(CNN) — It’s a different kind of “breaking news” at the CNN center today. This morning, a Mercedes crashed into the lobby of the media and hotel complex in Atlanta. Witnesses said two people were in the car driving down the sidewalk before going through the glass wall. No one was hurt, but police did … Continue reading »

Reports Show Job Growth is Back On

(CNN) — The Labor Department’s latest jobs report showed the United States economy added 217,000 positions in May, 2014. That’s more than analysts expected, and is enough to put the country back at a key milestone, CNN reports. The U.S. has now returned to where it was way back in January of ’08, just before … Continue reading »