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May 15th, 2011
07:55 PM ET

Google Jumping Into Laptop Game

Google announced its new Chromebook laptop will be available starting June 15. It boots in seconds, it doesn't require anti-virus software, and users can even rent one for a monthly fee. But the reason the Chromebook is getting so much buzz is that it operates off a cloud computing system, meaning all your files and information would be stored in cyberspace, instead of a hard drive. Tech wiz Katie Linendoll breaks down the specs on the Chromebook, and gives us her pick for app of the week.


Filed under: Don Lemon
May 15th, 2011
06:23 PM ET

Sticky Sensations for Prom: Dressed in Duct Tape

In Swainsboro, Georgia, a prom for all grades at the high school had a special attraction. Students had to don dresses and tuxes made of duct tape! They're all now competing in the Duck Brand Duct Tape's Stuck at Prom contest . Some of Swainsboro's finest joined CNN's Don Lemon for a duct tape fashion show.

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Filed under: CNN Newsroom • Don Lemon
May 15th, 2011
05:55 PM ET

Illegal No More: Georgia Teen Leaves U.S. to Try to Become American "the Right Way"

By now 18-year-old Bernabe Rangel should be in Mexico with his grandparents. The soccer star from Southeast Whitfield High School in Georgia decided to leave on his own after ICE learned of his illegal status in March last year. Rangel, his coach Jamison Griffin, and Rangel's attorney Brad Davis, explained why they thought this was the better way to CNN's Don Lemon.

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Filed under: CNN Newsroom • Don Lemon
May 15th, 2011
04:24 AM ET

A Conservative Problem With Rap?

Conservative pundits rushed to condemn the White House for inviting "controversial" rapper Common to perform at a poetry reading on Wednesday night. Until this week, however, few people would have used the word "controversial" in the same sentence with Common's name. CNN's Don Lemon brought in an expert panel to talk about the uproar.


Filed under: Don Lemon
May 14th, 2011
11:26 PM ET

CNN Exclusive: Photographer Unveils Never-Before-Seen Photos of Michael Jackson

An inventor's hopes to sell his creation leads to the public release of new images of Michael Jackson – at 19 before he went under the knife. See the photos.

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Filed under: CNN Newsroom • Don Lemon
May 14th, 2011
11:13 AM ET

Louisiana Flood Plans

Retired Gen. Russel Honore discusses Louisiana's plan to open the Morganza Spillway north of New Orleans to divert floodwaters from the Mississippi River.


Filed under: Suzanne Malveaux
May 13th, 2011
04:51 PM ET

Hank Aaron revealing interview with T.J.

Hank Aaron sits down with T.J. Holmes to talk all things baseball. He opens up about what he thinks of Barry Bonds, the state of baseball and African-American players today and what his life was really like during his quest to break Babe Ruth's homerun record.

Much, much more of the interview starting 6am Saturday. Make sure to tune it!

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Filed under: Anchors
May 13th, 2011
03:19 PM ET
May 13th, 2011
01:30 PM ET

This Weeks Big I – The United States of Innovation

Today was the final day of this week's report on the Fast Company magazine article the "United States of Innovation" - one idea, from every state that is helping build the cities of America's future.

From Alabama to Wyoming, we've looked at 51 innovative ideas.

Click here for the full Fast Company article.


Filed under: Ali Velshi • CNN Newsroom • The Big I
May 12th, 2011
10:55 PM ET

British reporter slips into Syria

Human rights groups in Syria say a city-by-city crackdown on anti-government protesters is spreading, with troops rounding up
opposition leaders.

They say more than 770 people have been killed since the uprising began in March.

Foreign reporters are banned from the country.

But the associate editor of The Times of London, Martin Fletcher, recently managed to get in on a tourist visa.

CNN's Randi Kaye spoke with him earlier today.


Filed under: Ali Velshi
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