Tiera Kennedy, who sings with Beyoncé on ‘Blackbiird,’ breaks down in tears hearing song for the first time - World - News

Tiera Kennedy, who sings with Beyoncé on ‘Blackbiird,’ breaks down in tears hearing song for the first time

Emerging country artist Tiera Kennedy is sharing with the world her wholesome reaction to hearing her voice on Beyoncé’s “Blackbiird,” a Beatles cover included on her new album “Cowboy Carter,” for the first time. “Listening to Blackbiird for the first time! I’m crying all over again watching this back,” Kennedy wrote in the caption of…

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Chair Powell says the Fed isn’t more tolerant of higher inflation. Some economists disagree - World - News

Chair Powell says the Fed isn’t more tolerant of higher inflation. Some economists disagree

US inflation is down considerably from the 40-year highs reached in the summer of 2022. But it remains above the official 2% target set by the Federal Reserve. At their latest policy meeting earlier this month, officials revised up their economic projections for growth and inflation, while affirming their expectations of cutting interest rates this…

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Caitlin Clark and No. 1 Iowa advance to women’s Elite Eight, setting up rematch of last year’s title game against LSU - World - News

Caitlin Clark and No. 1 Iowa advance to women’s Elite Eight, setting up rematch of last year’s title game against LSU

Caitlin Clark and No. 1 Iowa advanced to the Elite Eight of the women’s NCAA tournament following an 89-68 win over No. 5 Colorado on Saturday, setting up a rematch of last year’s title game against LSU. Against LSU, Clark will also reignite her rivalry with star forward Angel Reese which captured the nation’s attention…

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Actor Chance Perdomo, star of ‘Chilling Adventures of Sabrina,’ dies at 27 after motorcycle incident - World - News

Actor Chance Perdomo, star of ‘Chilling Adventures of Sabrina,’ dies at 27 after motorcycle incident

Actor Chance Perdomo, star of the “Chilling Adventures of Sabrina” and “Gen V,” has died following a motorcycle accident, according to his representative. He was 27. “On behalf of the family and his representatives, it is with heavy hearts that we share the news of Chance Perdomo’s untimely passing as a result of a motorcycle…

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Devastation in Gaza as Israel wages war on Hamas - World - News

Devastation in Gaza as Israel wages war on Hamas

From CNN’s Eyad Kourdi Negotiations over a ceasefire and hostage deal between Israel and Hamas are expected to resume in Cairo on Sunday, Egypt’s state-run Al-Qahera News reported on Saturday, citing a security source. “Egypt and the UAE continue their joint efforts to achieve progress in the negotiations between the two sides,” the security source added,…

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Texas appeals court blocks state from investigating families seeking gender-affirming care for trans youth - World - News

Texas appeals court blocks state from investigating families seeking gender-affirming care for trans youth

A Texas appeals court upheld two injunctions in a pair of legal cases Friday, in an order blocking the state’s Department of Family and Protective Services from investigating families of transgender youth who are seeking gender-affirming medical care for their children. The legal performance began after Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, a Republican, ordered the state…

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Republicans slam Biden for proclaiming Transgender Day of Visibility on Easter, though it’s yearly observed on March 31 - World - News

Republicans slam Biden for proclaiming Transgender Day of Visibility on Easter, though it’s yearly observed on March 31

Republicans are taking aim at President Joe Biden for proclaiming Easter Sunday as the Transgender Day of Visibility, though the two days only coincided this year by chance. The Transgender Day of Visibility, which was started in 2009 as a day of awareness to celebrate the successes of transgender and gender-nonconforming people, is held annually on March 31. The…

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Vanessa Carlton remixes ‘A Thousand Miles’ to mark an NHL player’s important milestone - World - News

Vanessa Carlton remixes ‘A Thousand Miles’ to mark an NHL player’s important milestone

Vanessa Carlton took some time to celebrate professional hockey player John Carlson who plays for the Washington Capitals over the weekend, in honor of his achievement of playing 1,000 league games. The Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter appeared on the National Hockey League team’s X page Saturday morning, in a video performing her 2002 hit song “A Thousand…

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Washington Post report on LSU’s Kim Mulkey an unflattering portrait, but short on revelations - World - News

Washington Post report on LSU’s Kim Mulkey an unflattering portrait, but short on revelations

The Washington Post on Saturday released an in-depth profile of Louisiana State University women’s basketball head coach Kim Mulkey, which paints the coach as a leader with single-minded determination whose behavior often leaves the basketball community, and her own players, divided. Anticipation for WaPo’s report was high after Mulkey a week ago threatened to sue the Post…

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AT&T says personal data from 73 million current and former account holders leaked onto dark web - World - News

AT&T says personal data from 73 million current and former account holders leaked onto dark web

AT&T has launched an investigation into the source of a data leak that includes personal information of 73 million current and former customers. In a news release Saturday morning, the telecommunications giant said the data was “released on the dark web approximately two weeks ago,” and contains information such as account holders’ Social Security numbers….

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‘Rolex case’ sees Peruvian police raid presidential palace over leader’s reported 14 luxury watches - World - News

‘Rolex case’ sees Peruvian police raid presidential palace over leader’s reported 14 luxury watches

Armed police raided Peru’s government palace and the private home of President Dina Boluarte in search of Rolexes and other luxury watches as part of a preliminary corruption inquiry. Police broke down the door to her property late Friday after officials apparently ignored orders to open up, Reuters reported. The probe was prompted by Peruvian…

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Victor Wembanyama produces masterclass as San Antonio Spurs overcome Jalen Brunson’s career-high night - World - News

Victor Wembanyama produces masterclass as San Antonio Spurs overcome Jalen Brunson’s career-high night

Victor Wembanyama produced one of the best performances of his fledgling NBA career, racking up a career-high 40 points to help the San Antonio Spurs defeat the New York Knicks 130-126 on Friday. The Frenchman also totalled 20 rebounds and seven assists as the Spurs outlasted the incredible effort from Knicks’ point-guard Jalen Brunson, who…

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Why does the US drive on the right and the UK on the left? Your travel questions answered - World - News

Why does the US drive on the right and the UK on the left? Your travel questions answered

Editor’s Note: Sign up for Unlocking the World, CNN Travel’s weekly newsletter. Get the latest news in aviation, food and drink, where to stay and other travel developments. In this week’s travel roundup, we bring you transport trivia, Roman engineering marvels and the world’s tastiest dumplings. You’re probably aware that around 30% of the world’s countries…

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Central Asian migrants face xenophobic backlash in Russia after Moscow terror attack - World - News

Central Asian migrants face xenophobic backlash in Russia after Moscow terror attack

The four men accused of a deadly terror attack on Moscow’s Crocus City concert hall last week were quickly identified by Russian authorities as being from Tajikistan, a former Soviet republic in Central Asia. In the hours after the attack, videos began surfacing on Russian social media channels of the police detaining and brutally abusing the alleged attackers, with one…

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Georgia legislature passes new immigration enforcement bill following Laken Riley’s killing - World - News

Georgia legislature passes new immigration enforcement bill following Laken Riley’s killing

Georgia’s GOP-controlled legislature has advanced an immigration enforcement bill as Republican lawmakers nationwide continue to call for stricter policies in the wake of nursing student Laken Riley’s killing last month. The state House gave final approval to HB 1105 in a 99-75 vote Thursday night, on the last day of Georgia’s legislative session, after the…

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