Today on CNN Newsroom

The latest news and information from around the world. Also connect with CNN through social media. We want to hear from you.
August 29th, 2010
11:41 AM ET

Nagin on Katrina: Should Have Evacuated Sooner

On the fifth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina slamming into the Gulf Coast, the former mayor of New Orleans expresses some regrets about how the crisis was handled, saying he should have ordered everyone to evacuate eight hours earlier.


Filed under: CNN Newsroom • Don Lemon
August 29th, 2010
07:39 AM ET

Lt. Gen. Russel Honore on New Orleans

Many thanks to Brooke Baldwin sitting in for TJ Holmes this weekend in the CNN Newsroom!

Post by:
Filed under: Brooke Baldwin • CNN Newsroom
August 29th, 2010
05:47 AM ET

Are you addicted to spending?

From finance expert Clyde Anderson: A recent study found that 1 out of every 20 is a compulsive spender. While women are often thought of as having this problem more than men, it appears that men and women may be equally affected.

Look for Clyde Anderson's Home School segments in the 7 o'clock hour of CNN Saturday Mornings with TJ Holmes.

Post by:
Filed under: Brooke Baldwin • CNN Newsroom
August 29th, 2010
03:09 AM ET

PolitiFact's Obameter: 121 Promises Kept, 22 Broken

PolitiFact.com checks on President Barack Obama's campaign trail promises.

Join Josh Levs weekend mornings in the CNN Newsroom with TJ Holmes, 6am ET/ 3am PT.

Post by:
Filed under: Brooke Baldwin • CNN Newsroom • Josh Levs