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Apple, IBM team up to develop apps for businesses

Thirty years after Apple took thinly veiled potshots at IBM in the now-famous 1984 Super Bowl commercial, the two companies are making nice.

After criticizing White House over unaccompanied minors, Martin O'Malley said don't send them to Maryland site

(CNN) - After his strong criticism of the Obama administration's plans to return thousands of young undocumented migrants back to Central America, Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley asked a top White House official that the children not be sent to a site that was under consideration in his home state, sources familiar with the conversation said. […]

Michele Bachmann's take on Elizabeth Warren: If I were Hillary, I'd be concerned

(CNN) – Should Hillary Clinton be concerned about a possible Elizabeth Warren candidacy in 2016? Rep. Michele Bachmann believes so. The Minnesota Republican, who ran for president in 2012, was responding to a question posed Tuesday by CNN’s Van Jones on “Crossfire” on whether Warren might be somebody who could pull away Republican votes in […]

Bachmann: Hundreds of thousands of foreign nationals 'invaded the U.S.' in last four months

(CNN) - As the Obama administration deals with a surge of unaccompanied and undocumented children from Central America cross the U.S. southern border, Rep. Michele Bachmann said Tuesday that immigrants have "invaded the United States" by the thousands since the spring. "Since April, 300,000 to 500,000 foreign nationals at their election have invaded the United […]

'SNL' housecleaning as Noel Wells and John Milhiser get the ax

So long, Noel Wells and John Milhiser. "Saturday Night Live" is moving on.

Vincenzo Nibali looks to put his mark on Tour de France

With defending champion Chris Froome and two-time winner Alberto Contador out of the race, the path is wide open for Vincenzo Nibali to become the first Italian to win the Tour de France since the late Marco Pantani in 1998.

Marissa Mayer 'not satisfied' with Yahoo's poor second-quarter results

Yahoo Chief Executive Marissa Mayer didn't mince words when it came to the company's second-quarter earnings.

CNN's GUT CHECK for July 15, 2014

CNN’s POLITICAL GUT CHECK | for July 15, 2014 | 5 p.m. —  n. a pause to assess the state, progress or condition of the political news cycle 2016 WATCH: READY FOR WARREN: SUPPORTERS OFFICIALLY LAUNCH CAMPAIGN... Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren says she's not seeking the White House. But she sure is acting like […]

White House and Issa Battle Over Obama Political Director

Washington (CNN) - Few Americans know the name David Simas. But the White House political adviser has become the latest flashpoint in the continuing battles between the White House and House Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa. Late last week, Simas was subpoenaed by Issa's committee to testify about his duties as the White House Director […]

Fundraising in Kentucky Senate race breaks records

(CNN) - It's a fundraising showdown in one of the nation's high stakes Senate contest this year. Democratic challenger Alison Grimes' campaign announced Tuesday it brought in over $4 million in the past three months - the most a senate candidate in the state has raised during a quarter fundraising period - with $6.2 million […]

Quake-warning system receives a boost in Congress

Efforts to put in place an earthquake warning system for the West Coast gained ground Tuesday as a congressional committee recommended the first federal funds -- $5 million -- specifically for the project.

Google partners with Novartis to create smart contact lens

Pharmaceutical giant Novartis International AG and technology giant Google have teamed up to create a smart contact lens capable of measuring diabetics' glucose levels and correcting farsightedness.

House GOP plan in works cheaper than Obama’s

(CNN) – House Republicans are crafting their own plan to address the surge of immigrant children at the southern border that would be significantly less expensive than the $3.7 billion sought by President Barack Obama. It would also add several policy changes to address the matter deemed a humanitarian crisis by many on Capitol Hill […]

Pro-Clinton group touts war chest, heads to key progressive conference

(CNN) - The gang at Ready for Hillary shouldn't have any problems when it comes to gas money for their bus, which is on its way to the Netroots Nation conference in Detroit. The pro-Hillary Clinton super PAC urging the former secretary of state to run for president announced Tuesday that it raised more than […]

Lionsgate, Alibaba plan subscription video streaming service in China

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba and Lionsgate announced on Monday that they will launch a subscription streaming service for mainland China.

Ben Carson group touts fundraising success

(CNN) – A super PAC supporting Ben Carson, a renowned neurosurgeon and a popular figure among conservatives, pulled in an impressive $3.3 million fundraising haul in the second quarter of this year. The National Draft Ben Carson for President Committee said Tuesday its recent fundraising success brings the its total to more than $7 million. […]

Obama: GOP highway plan kicks the can down the road

President Obama said Tuesday that the House Republican efforts to keep summer highway construction projects going is just a short-term patch in the road that will “set us up for the same crisis a few months from now.”

Obama's Republican road rage

McLean, Virginia (CNN) - His car wasn't moving Tuesday, but President Barack Obama was gunning for Republicans. After testing a car simulator at a research facility here - an experience he equated to stepping into "Knight Rider" - the President let loose on GOP lawmakers, saying his opponents were standing in the way of any […]

Poll: Democrats with slight edge in two key Senate races

(CNN) - The Democrats have a slight lead in two crucial Senate showdowns that could decide whether the party keeps control of the chamber this November, according to new polling. And NBC News/Marist surveys released Tuesday also indicate that two important gubernatorial races are all knotted up. According to the poll, Democratic Sen. Mark Udall […]

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