Anne Heche to Be Taken Off Life Support Sunday, Family Says
Anne Heche to Be Taken Off Life Support Sunday, Family Says

Actress Anne Heche has matched with an organ recipient and will be taken off life support on Sunday, a representative for her family told CNN.

Man Dies After Crashing Car, Firing Gunshots Near US Capitol
Man Dies After Crashing Car, Firing Gunshots Near US Capitol

WASHINGTON—A 29-year-old Delaware man died in an apparent suicide early on Sunday after crashing his car into a barricade near the U.S. Capitol and firing shots into the air, police said.

High Oil Prices Help Saudi Aramco Earn $88 Billion in First Half
High Oil Prices Help Saudi Aramco Earn $88 Billion in First Half

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates—Saudi energy company Aramco said Sunday its profits jumped 90 percent in the second quarter compared to the same time last year, helping its half-year earnings reach nearly $88 billion.

Idaho Supreme Court Decides Not to Block Near-Total Abortion Ban
Idaho Supreme Court Decides Not to Block Near-Total Abortion Ban

The Idaho Supreme Court on Friday said it will not block a trigger law that bans nearly all abortions in the state slated to take effect Aug. 25, as well as a separate law that bans abortion after about six weeks set to take effect Aug. 19, amid ongoing litigation. The court also allowed a civil enforcement mechanism of the six-week abortion ban to come into effect.

Carnival Welcomes Unvaccinated Guests to Sail, Drops Pre-Cruise Testing for Vaccinated
Carnival Welcomes Unvaccinated Guests to Sail, Drops Pre-Cruise Testing for Vaccinated

The largest cruise line company in the world will start allowing unvaccinated guests to sail on one of their cruise ships and has updated its COVID-19 testing protocols for vaccinated passengers.

Supercharged IRS Will Collect $20 Billion More From Americans Making Less Than $400,000 Under Inflation Reduction Act: Report
Supercharged IRS Will Collect $20 Billion More From Americans Making Less Than $400,000 Under Inflation Reduction Act: Report

Republicans on the House Ways and Means Committee say they have received information from the non-partisan scorekeeper at the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) challenging the Biden administration’s narrative that Americans making less than $400,000 a year won’t see higher IRS audit rates.

Car Crashes Into Arlington Restaurant and Catches Fire, 14 Injured
Car Crashes Into Arlington Restaurant and Catches Fire, 14 Injured

An individual crashed a vehicle into a busy restaurant during peak dinner service in Arlington, Virginia, on Friday night, causing a fire, injuring 14 people, and damaging the building, according to police.

Elon Musk Weighs In on ‘87,000 New IRS Agents’ With Ironic Message to Democrats
Elon Musk Weighs In on ‘87,000 New IRS Agents’ With Ironic Message to Democrats

Billionaire tech mogul Elon Musk posted an ironic message on Twitter mocking Democrats’ efforts to give the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) an $80 billion cash injection amid swirling fears the money might be used to hire legions of tax auditors that would target middle-income Americans with audits.

Facebook Use Plummets Among Teens as YouTube, TikTok Use Surges: Pew Research
Facebook Use Plummets Among Teens as YouTube, TikTok Use Surges: Pew Research

The number of teenagers using Facebook has drastically plummeted by nearly 40 percent, according to new data from the Pew Research Center.

Man Pleads Guilty to Cyberstalking, Threatening to Kill Rep. Kevin Hern and Family
Man Pleads Guilty to Cyberstalking, Threatening to Kill Rep. Kevin Hern and Family

An Oklahoma man pleaded guilty on Wednesday for threatening to kidnap and kill a Republican congressman and his wife, the Department of Justice (DOJ) announced.

Tyson Fury to ‘Walk Away’ From Boxing After Short-Lived Comeback
Tyson Fury to ‘Walk Away’ From Boxing After Short-Lived Comeback

LONDON—Tyson Fury has decided to “walk away” from boxing, only three days after saying he was returning to the sport.

House Democrats Pass the Senate’s Inflation Reduction Act
House Democrats Pass the Senate’s Inflation Reduction Act

House Democrats passed the Inflation Reduction Act in a strictly party-line vote on Aug. 12, sending it to President Joe Biden’s desk for final approval.

Anne Heche Is Brain Dead, but Remains on Life Support for Organ Donation
Anne Heche Is Brain Dead, but Remains on Life Support for Organ Donation

LOS ANGELES—Anne Heche remains on life support and under evaluation for organ donation after a car crash that led to her brain death, a representative for the actor said Friday.

North Carolina Deputy Killed; Search on for Shooter
North Carolina Deputy Killed; Search on for Shooter

RALEIGH, N.C.—A sheriff’s deputy was killed after stopping along a dark stretch of road in North Carolina, prompting authorities to launch a manhunt for whoever fired the shots late Thursday night.

Author Salman Rushdie Cannot Speak, on Ventilator After Stabbing in New York
Author Salman Rushdie Cannot Speak, on Ventilator After Stabbing in New York

Author Salman Rushdie, whose novel published in 1988 drew death threats from Iran’s leader and other Islamists, was on a ventilator and unable to speak late Friday, after he was stabbed just as he was to deliver a lecture in New York.

Denise Dowse, ‘90210’ Actress, in a Coma Due to Meningitis
Denise Dowse, ‘90210’ Actress, in a Coma Due to Meningitis

Actress and director Denise Dowse is hospitalized with viral meningitis, according to a post from her sister.

Big Mac Is Coming Back: McDonald’s to Reopen in Ukraine
Big Mac Is Coming Back: McDonald’s to Reopen in Ukraine

CHICAGO— McDonald’s will start reopening some of its restaurants in Ukraine in the coming months, a symbol of the war-torn country’s return to some sense of normalcy and a show of support after the American fast-food chain pulled out of Russia.

Texas Governor Hires Dozens of Additional Officers for Uvalde School District
Texas Governor Hires Dozens of Additional Officers for Uvalde School District

The governor of Texas on Wednesday announced that he’ll be hiring more than 30 additional law enforcement officers to strengthen security throughout the Uvalde Consolidated Independent School District (UCISD) ahead of the new school year.

Homemade Baby Food Contains as Many Toxic Metals as Store-Bought Options, Report Says
Homemade Baby Food Contains as Many Toxic Metals as Store-Bought Options, Report Says

Making baby food at home with store-bought produce isn’t going to reduce the amount of toxic heavy metals in the food your baby eats, according to a new report released exclusively to CNN.

Deputy Coroner: House Explosion in Southern Indiana Kills 3
Deputy Coroner: House Explosion in Southern Indiana Kills 3

EVANSVILLE, Ind.—Three people were killed Wednesday when a house exploded in the southern Indiana city of Evansville, authorities said.

Issey Miyake, Japan’s Prince of Pleats, Dies of Cancer Aged 84: Media
Issey Miyake, Japan’s Prince of Pleats, Dies of Cancer Aged 84: Media

TOKYO—Japanese designer Issey Miyake, famed for his pleated style of clothing that never wrinkles and who produced the signature black turtleneck of friend and Apple Inc founder Steve Jobs, has died, media said on Tuesday. He was 84.

‘Really Not a Good Day’: Naomi Osaka Pulls out of Canadian Open With Back Injury
‘Really Not a Good Day’: Naomi Osaka Pulls out of Canadian Open With Back Injury

Naomi Osaka was forced to withdraw from her opening match of the Canadian Open on Tuesday due to a back injury, further hampering her preparations for the US Open.