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.
April 30th, 2012
04:53 PM ET

Rolling Stone names top 500 albums

Rolling Stone Magazine just released their Top 500 Albums list... let the debates begin!  Brooke speaks with Rolling Stone editor Christian Hoard, who helped put the list together.   Hoard fields a few criticisms from skeptical readers and discusses the process by which the controversial list was compiled.

Post by:
Filed under: #MusicMonday • Anchors • Brooke Baldwin
April 30th, 2012
04:43 PM ET

'Downtown is back' with Freedom Tower

Brooke chats with David Childs, the lead designer of New York's Freedom Tower.  Childs discusses the work that has gone into designing and erecting the Freedom Tower, which officially became New York's tallest building Monday at 1,271 feet.  The completed tower will eventually become the tallest building in all of the United States at 1,776 feet.

Post by:
Filed under: Anchors • Brooke Baldwin
April 30th, 2012
02:04 PM ET

More Dads Staying Home with Kids

1 in 5 fathers are staying home with their kids.  CNN's Suzanne Malveaux talks with stay at home dad Lance Somerfeld.

Post by:
Filed under: Suzanne Malveaux
April 30th, 2012
10:05 AM ET

Keeping the Jazz Fest alive

CNN's Fredricka Whitfield also caught up with the CEO of Jazz Fest to talk about how the festival has become so successful.
Post by:
Filed under: Fredricka Whitfield
April 30th, 2012
09:48 AM ET

The Soul Queen of New Orleans opens up

The Soul Queen of New Orleans Irma Thomas opens up to CNN's Fredricka Whitfield about how much gospel music means to her.

Post by:
Filed under: Fredricka Whitfield
April 30th, 2012
09:34 AM ET

Mixing Cajun music with activism

CNN's Fredricka Whitfield caught up with musician Tab Benoit at New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival. They talked about mixing Cajun music with activism. He, and other musicians, are trying to save the Louisiana coastline.

Post by:
Filed under: Fredricka Whitfield
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 19,155 other followers