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May 30th, 2013
07:17 AM ET

Arizona mom speaks out from jail about arrest on drug smuggling charges in Mexico – CNN’s Rafael Romo reports

The American woman accused of trying to smuggle 12 pounds of marijuana is speaking out from inside a Mexican jail. The soldiers who arrested Yanira Maldonado were supposed to appear in court Wednesday but defense attorneys say they never showed up. Hearings in the case will resume tomorrow.

-CNN’s Rafael Romo is the first reporter to interview Maldonado in jail and has the latest from Nogales, Mexico.

READ MORE: Arizona mom turns to scripture to survive in Mexican jail

Filed under: Crime • Drugs • Mexico
May 30th, 2013
06:55 AM ET

Disneyland worker arrested in connection with explosion inside theme park

New information this morning in that explosion at Disneyland's "Toontown." A Disneyland employee being held on a million dollars bail in connection with the blast.

– CNN's Sara Sidner reports

READ MORE: Disneyland worker arrested in connection with explosion inside theme park

Filed under: Bomb • Disney • Disneyland
May 30th, 2013
06:45 AM ET

World Health Organization issues new warning about a new SARS-like virus a virus – CNN's Mary Snow reports

A scary new warning from the World Health Organization about a virus they say could threaten the entire planet. There are already 49 cases of this new strain of a corona-virus in eight countries. There is no prevention, no cure, and it's killing half the people it infects.

– CNN's Mary Snow reports

READ MORE: Should I be concerned about new virus?

Filed under: Health • Virus
May 30th, 2013
06:40 AM ET

22-year-old hacking suspect Michael Adebowale due in court for death of British soldier

One of the two prime suspects in last week's brutal hacking death of a British soldier is due in court at this hour. 22-year-old Michael Adebowale was formally charged with murder yesterday. He and another suspect allegedly ran over Lee Rigby then killed him in broad daylight using cleavers and knives

CNN’s Frederick Pleitgen has the latest on what to expect in court today.

READ MORE: 22-year-old charged with murder in British soldier's hacking death

Filed under: Crime
May 29th, 2013
09:30 AM ET

President Obama and Governor Christie tour storm-battered New Jersey shore – CNN's Jessica Yellin reports

President Obama and Governor Chris Christie renewing their bromance with a tour of the jersey shore Tuesday promoting a big summer comeback. A credit they say to cooperation between federal and state governments.

But the union is not without its risks as CNN's Jessica Yellin reports.

READ MORE: Jersey Shore reunion for Obama, Christie

Filed under: Barack Obama • Chris Christie • Hurricane Sandy
May 29th, 2013
09:20 AM ET

A gang member now charged with first degree murder in the fatal shooting of a six-month-old Jonylah Watkins – CNN's Ted Rowlands reports

A gang member who's been arrested 38 times before is now charged with first degree murder in the fatal shooting of a six-month-old baby.

Koman Willis is accused of shooting Jonylah Watkins inside her father's parked minivan March 11th. Investigators believe the theft of a PlayStation video console may have sparked the shooting.

CNN's Ted Rowlands has more from Chicago.

READ MORE: http://www.cnn.com/2013/05/28/justice/illinois-baby-shooting

Filed under: Crime
May 29th, 2013
09:09 AM ET

American woman jailed in Mexico due in court today – Casey Wian reports

The American woman accused of trying to smuggle 12 lb. of marijuana is due in court today. Casey Wian has more. "There's a chance she's gonna get out soon," Wian reports. But, he says, “In this case the judge has the power to hold Maldonado in prison up to four months before trial.”

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Filed under: Court • Crime • Law
May 29th, 2013
09:08 AM ET

Camilla makes first solo trip abroad; Queen in Waiting visits Paris – Max Foster reports

Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall makes a bold choice in making her first solo trip abroad to Paris. Max Foster explains.

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Filed under: Royal family • Royals
May 29th, 2013
08:52 AM ET

Inside Arias' jury room – Christine Romans has the story

Last week, the jury deadlocked during the sentencing phase of Jodi Arias’ trial. Eight jurors wanted the death penalty, four others held out for life, forcing the judge to declare a mistrial. Christine Romans has more on what went on inside the jury room and why the jurors couldn’t make a unanimous decision to sentence Arias.

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Filed under: Crime • Jodi Arias trial • Law
May 29th, 2013
08:22 AM ET

Hot mess: What happened to Amanda Bynes? – A.J. Hammer reports

Actress Amanda Bynes has recently been making headlines for all the wrong reasons. A.J. Hammer tracks her fall from grace.

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Filed under: Celebrities • Celebrity • Trending
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