The world’s fastest plane

In 1976 an Air Force SR-71 Blackbird spy jet set the world aviation speed record of 2,193 mph. Nearly 40 years later, the record still stands.
Hurricane Lane, a dangerous Category 4 storm, headed toward Hawaii

Hurricane Lane, a dangerous Category 4 storm, headed toward Hawaii

By Brandon Miller CNN Meteorologist Another hurricane is threatening to impact Hawaii this week, as dangerous Category 4 Hurricane Lane approaches the Central Pacific island chain just two weeks after Hurricane Hector passed the islands. But Hurricane Lane looks poised to bring much more significant impacts to the state, as the forecast puts the storm…Continue Reading

Some EpiPen expiration dates get extended on heels of major shortage

Some EpiPen expiration dates get extended on heels of major shortage

By Jacqueline Howard CNN The US Food and Drug Administration announced Tuesday that it is extending the expiration date for certain EpiPens. EpiPens are auto-injectors that deliver epinephrine to help treat life-threatening allergic reactions. The expiration extension comes in response to an ongoing shortage of the medications, which were added to the FDA’s drug shortage…Continue Reading

Manafort jury ends third day without a verdict

Manafort jury ends third day without a verdict

By Katelyn Polantz, Dan Berman, Marshall Cohen, Liz Stark and Kara Scannell CNN After three full days of deliberations, the jury in the trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort still has not returned a verdict. Jurors will return Tuesday at 9:30 a.m. ET. Manafort is charged with 18 counts of tax evasion, bank…Continue Reading