Daily Archive: August 27, 2014

1 in 3 Mexicans wants to come to U.S.

By Rafael Romo, Senior Latin American Affairs Editor updated 3:02 PM EDT, Wed August 27, 2014 STORY HIGHLIGHTS 34% of Mexicans would migrate to U.S. if given opportunity, Pew survey finds Researcher says number has...

Captive’s mother makes plea to ISIS

STORY HIGHLIGHTS Shirley Sotloff pleads directly to the leader of ISIS “Please release my child,” she says Steven Sotloff disappeared while reporting in Syria last year (CNN) — A mother’s plea to the terrorists holding...

Audio of Michael Brown’s death?

STORY HIGHLIGHTS A forensic audio expert says at least 10 shots are fired in the recording Lawyer: The FBI questioned a man whose audio might contain the Michael Brown shooting The audio was recorded during...

Woman fights off leopard attack

Woman fights off leopard attack

From Sugam Pokharel and Omar Khan, CNN updated 12:47 PM EDT, Wed August 27, 2014 STORY HIGHLIGHTS Leopard attacked Kalama Devi on Sunday morning in isolated field She repeatedly hit it with a sickle for...

U.S. Coast Guard fires on Iranian boat

By Jamie Crawford, CNN updated 8:59 AM EDT, Wed August 27, 2014 U.S Coast Guard Cutter Monomoy in pictured in 2005. STORY HIGHLIGHTS A U.S. Coast Guard vessel was on a routine operation in the...

Storm creates huge SoCal waves

Storm creates huge SoCal waves

By Ben Brumfield, CNN updated 8:59 AM EDT, Wed August 27, 2014 STORY HIGHLIGHTS Hurricane Marie is pushing very big waves into Southern California beaches Waves are expected to crest at 10-15 feet in places...