Latest from Brittany Renee Mayes
Four or more people have been killed in a mass shooting every 47 days, on average, since June 17, 2015 when a young white supremacist killed nine people at a historic African American church in Charleston, S.C. This weekend, the 30th and 31st such shootings since then took place just 13 hours apart.
  • Aug 5, 2019
Twenty contenders jostled for attention on the national stage, and CNN’s moderators wielded a heavy hand in policing their time — and provoking confrontation.
  • Jul 29, 2019
From the mid-1950s through the mid-1970s, the Supreme Court reversed its own positions in ways that dramatically reshaped the country on civil rights, freedom of speech and protections for criminal defendants. The current court under Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. has similarly reversed some decades-old decisions.
  • May 21, 2019
The rising number of measles cases this year is by far the most since successful vaccination led to elimination of the disease in this country almost two decades ago.
  • May 6, 2019
What experts say will need to happen to save Notre Dame
  • Apr 18, 2019
Images show the damage at the cathedral in Paris.
  • Apr 16, 2019
Mueller’s investigation lasted nearly two years. Here’s how public perception of how he was handling it changed.
  • Mar 22, 2019
Having a one-and-done player can make difference, but is just one enough?
  • Mar 20, 2019
Judges across the country have ruled against the administration more frequently than usual
  • Mar 19, 2019
Following President Trump’s nationally televised plea to build a border wall, we look at the modern history of the arrest of migrants attempting to enter the United States without authorization.
  • Jan 9, 2019