Lisa Ling: What I’ve Learned About Life

Editor’s note: Award-winning journalist Lisa Ling is the host and executive producer of CNN Original Series beginning November 27, Sundays at 10:00 PM ET/PT. The opinions expressed in this comment are his own. Read more reviews on CNN. CNN — It’s hard to describe what it’s like less than an hour after meeting someone, when … Read more

Football or soccer? It’s hard…

CNN — “A rose by any other name would smell sweet.” William Shakespeare had no idea that those words would apply to one of today’s terminology contests raging across the Atlantic: the debate between association football and football. Or as the Men in Blazers podcast once said, soccer is “America’s Sport of the Future. like … Read more

Early voting begins in a number of Georgia counties with Raphael Warnock and Herschel Walker sprinting for Dec. 6.

CNN — A week of early voting begins Saturday in several Georgia counties, thanks to a week-and-a-half sprint to Democratic Sen. Raphael Warnock and Republican challenger Herschel Walker in the Dec. 6 election. Unlike the 2021 runoffs, control of the Senate is not up for grabs, with Democrats already holding 50 seats and Vice President … Read more

‘Our Lives Are So Controversial’

FIFA’s eleventh-hour announcement has created a rift between soccer’s governing body and the seven nations involved, although neither side has been free of criticism. The “OneLove” armband — which features an outline of a heart with stripes in different colors — was intended to be worn by the captains of England, the Netherlands, Belgium, Denmark, … Read more

Joe Biden has many challenges at home this holiday season

CNN — This holiday looks very different for many Americans than the last, when a shortage of Covid-19 tests and the rise of the Omicron strain disrupted many family celebrations. But the country is facing a new and complex challenge this late fall and winter. Even with Covid testing and an updated promotion available and … Read more

Iran’s Supreme Leader Praises Paramilitaries for ‘Accidental Crackdown’

CNN — Iran’s Supreme Leader has praised the country’s Basij paramilitary force for its role in the deadly crackdown on anti-regime protesters. Meeting with Basij workers in Tehran on Saturday, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei described the popular protest movement as “rebels” and “rebels” backed by foreign forces and praised “innocent” Basij fighters for protecting the nation. … Read more