"I signed up to fight crime, here I am fighting dinosaurs," an officer said.
Law enforcement calls the scam "sextortion," and investigators have seen an explosion in complaints from victims leading the FBI to ramp up a campaign to warn parents from coast to coast.
A 17-year-old high school student was threatened in a sextortion scam led by cybercriminals. Hours later, he left a note to his family expressing his embarrassment and took his own life. Now his mother, Pauline Stuart speaks out.
Did you know? Bee poop nearly caused a Cold War confrontation. Bees also get hangry. Here are 6 surprising facts about bees on World Bee Day.
In less than 24 hours, Denver could go from having 90-degree weather to a potentially historic and dangerous snowstorm.
Coke knows that its soda caps often end up as litter. So it's trying to solve the problem by tethering them to the bottle, at least in the United Kingdom.
A beekeeping club at Meraki High School in Fair Oaks hopes to enhance the educational experience of its students.
The previous record sale price for a car was reportedly $70 million paid in 2018 for a 1963 Ferrari 250 GTO.
Seasons clash as various parts of the country brace for snow, severe storms, and record-breaking heat. CNN Meteorologist Derek Van Dam has the latest forecast.
In honor of World Bee Day on May 20, here are six surprising things you might not know about nature's hardest-working pollinators.
The PGA Championships are underway, and Rihanna is now a mom; check out more of today's trending topics here.
Rihanna is now a mom.
The CDC is now working with Massachusetts health officials to investigate a case of Monkeypox in a resident there. It's a disease that's popping up in several countries that don't normally report it, including the US. Today, the US Surgeon General is telling Americans to be aware but not to worry.
Although Memorial Day weekend -- the unofficial start of summer -- is still more than a week away, nearly 60% of Americans, or almost 200 million people, will feel 90-degree heat over the next few days.
President Joe Biden on Wednesday invoked the Defense Production Act to speed production of infant formula and authorized flights to import supply from overseas. Read about that and more of trending topics across the country here.
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is collaborating with Massachusetts health officials on an investigation into a case of monkeypox, the agency said Wednesday in a statement.
Taylor Swift received an honorary degree from New York University on Wednesday and delivered a commencement address to the Class of 2022.
Taylor Swift famously sang about "feeling 22." A decade later, she's celebrating it -- the class of '22, that is.
Former President Donald Trump, in a series of posts on his Truth Social platform Wednesday morning, encouraged Pennsylvania Senate candidate Mehmet Oz to "declare victory" in the Republican primary despite being deadlocked in a two-way contest with former hedge fund manager David McCormick.
"The Greatest Show on Earth" is making a comeback — without animal acts — five years after shutting down its three-ring circus, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey announced Wednesday.
Johnny Depp's libel suit against Amber Heard has entered its fifth week. Here's a collection of photos capturing the scene inside the courtroom.
The spotlight in a Virginia courtroom has turned to attorney Camille Vasquez this week.
John Fetterman will win the Pennsylvania Democratic Senate primary, CNN projects, capping a bizarre final few days of the campaign after the lieutenant governor suffered a stroke last week.