CNN Receives 14 News And Documemtary Emmy Nominations
July 22nd, 2015
03:59 PM ET

CNN Receives 14 News And Documemtary Emmy Nominations

CNN received 14 nominations for the 36th Annual News and Documentary Emmy Awards, it was announced today. CNN’s diverse nominations encompass television programming, newsgathering, digital, and Spanish-language, and include:

Outstanding Coverage of a Breaking News Story in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast

The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer

Ÿ Rescue from Mt. Sinjar, reported by Elise Labott, Barbara Starr, Ivan Watson, anchor Wolf Blitzer

Outstanding Investigative Journalism in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast

Anderson Cooper 360

Ÿ Crisis At The VA, Veterans Dying While Waiting For Care, reported by Drew Griffin

Ÿ Theme Parks Investigation, reported by Kyra Phillips


January 24th, 2014
12:04 PM ET

CNN to Provide Comprehensive Coverage of the State of the Union Address and the GOP Response

Guests include Obama biographer David Maraniss, former speechwriter Jon Favreau, Bush adviser Karen Hughes, and Nobel winner Paul Krugman

CNN anchors Wolf Blitzer, Anderson Cooper and Jake Tapper will lead the network’s live, comprehensive coverage of President Barack Obama’s fifth State of the Union Address on Tuesday, Jan. 28, beginning at 7 p.m. ET. Guests joining the network’s special coverage will include Obama biographer and journalist David Maraniss, former Obama speechwriter Jon Favreau, former George W. Bush adviser Karen Hughes, and Nobel Prize winner and The New York Times op-ed columnist Paul Krugman.


December 3rd, 2013
02:22 PM ET

Bill Clinton to CNN on Hillary 2016: 'I don't know.'

CNN's Juan Carlos Lopez (@jclopezcnn) talks with President Bill Clinton about Obamacare and the thought of another President Clinton.

Topics: CNN • CNN en Espanol • Directo, USA • Juan Carlos Lopez
March 5th, 2013
05:57 PM ET

Hugo Chavez 1954 – 2013

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has died at the age of 58.

CNN correspondent Shasta Darlington (@ShastaCNN) is in Caracas covering Chavez's death for all CNN platforms. CNN en Español anchor Juan Carlos Lopez (@jclopezcnn), who interviewed Chavez in 2010, is providing analysis from Washington, D.C. while senior Latin American affairs editor Rafael Romo (@RafaelRomoCNN) is covering from Atlanta. CNN's Havana-based correspondent Patrick Oppmann (@CNN_Oppmann) is reporting on Chavez's ties to Cuba, and the country's reaction to the Venezuelan president's death.

CNNE's Patricia Janiot (@patriciajaniot), who interviewed Chavez several times, and Fernando Del Rincon (@fdelrinconCNN) are in Caracas covering reaction to Chavez's death and what the future holds for Venezuela.

iReport, CNN's global participatory news community, is asking users to share thoughts on Chavez' legacy here.

This post will be updated as additional coverage details become available.

CNN coverage: US Ambassador to Libya Killed
September 12th, 2012
11:37 AM ET

CNN coverage: US Ambassador to Libya Killed

A rocket attack on the US consulate in Benghazi kills Ambassador J. Christopher Stevens and three others.  In Cairo, protestors climb embassy walls in protest over anti-Islam film on Tuesday.  Below are CNN’s reporters covering the story on all of CNN’s networks and platforms.

Arwa Damon reports from Benghazi, Libya

Jomana Karadsheh reports from Tripoli, Libya

Ben Wedeman reports from Cairo, Egypt

Ian Lee reports from Cairo, Egypt

Mohammed Jamjoom covers from Beirut, Lebanon

Sara Sidner reports from Jerusalem, Israel

Nic Robertson reports from London, United Kingdom

Elise Labott, Foreign affairs correspondent, Washington, D.C.

Jill Dougherty, Foreign affairs correspondent, Washington, D.C.

Barbara Starr, Pentagon correspondent, Washington, D.C

Chris Lawrence, Pentagon correspondent, Washington, D.C

Suzanne Kelly, Intelligence correspondent, Washington, D.C.

Christiane Amanpour contributes from New York

Juan Carlos Lopez reports from Washington, D.C.

Jose Levy reports from Jerusalem, Israel

Find the latest news on's live blog, This Just In, and live streaming on

Obama condemns killing of U.S. ambassador to Libya
CNN Coverage: NALEO Annual Conference
June 20th, 2012
06:18 PM ET

CNN Coverage: NALEO Annual Conference

Live from Orlando, Florida, CNN will broadcast coverage of the NALEO (National Association of Latino Elected Officials) Annual Conference.  Suzanne Malveaux will anchor Newsroom International from the conference, Thursday, June 21 and Friday, June 22, 12-2pmET.  Jim Acosta and Jessica Yellin will contribute to CNN’s coverage, along with CNN en Español’s news team Juan Carlos Lopez, Alejandra Oraa and Gustavo Valdés.  CNN will broadcast speeches delivered by Mitt Romney on Thursday in the 12pmE hour and President Barack Obama on Friday in the 1pmE hour.  In addition, CNN Democratic strategist Maria Cardona and Republican strategist Ana Navarro will provide insight and analysis of the speeches.

CNN’s Wolf Blitzer will interview Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) today about Sen. Rubio’s new book,  immigration and 2012 politics. Tune in to The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer on CNN from 4 pm to 6pm (ET).

CNN en Español’s coverage plan: and

June 19th, 2012
03:54 PM ET

CNN en Español broadcasts special coverage for the NALEO Annual Conference session

Starting Thursday, June 21st through Saturday, June 23rd, CNN en Español will broadcast special coverage of the National Association of Latino Elected Leaders (NALEO) Annual Conference session. This exclusive coverage will be broadcast from Orlando, Florida, the place where the conference will take place and hosted by CNN en Español’s news team, Juan Carlos Lopez, Alejandra Oraa and all-platform reporter Gustavo Valdés.

This special coverage will include reports that will cover all of the events, as well as transmit live coverage of the speeches of President Barack Obama, former Governor Jeb Bush of Florida and Senator Marco Rubio, among others. At the same time, CNN en Español’s team of journalists will also interview some of the nation’s top executive and legislative leaders.


June 15th, 2012
01:19 PM ET

Juan Carlos Lopez: An important day for the Hispanic vote

CNN en Español's Juan Carlos Lopez (@jclopezcnn) talks to CNN's Fredricka Whitfield about the recent immigration decision and why this is a breakthrough for the Latino community.

CNN Coverage: Immigration Policy Changes
June 15th, 2012
10:51 AM ET

CNN Coverage: Immigration Policy Changes

CNN Coverage: In an election-year policy change, the Obama administration announced Friday it will stop deporting young people who came to the United States as children of illegal immigrants if they meet certain requirements.

Congressional correspondent Kate Bolduan (@katebolduan) anchors CNN Newsroom coverage, along with reporting from chief political correspondent and anchor Candy Crowley (@crowleycnn), CNN en Español correspondent Juan Carlos Lopez (@jclopezcnn), seniorLatin American affairs editor Rafael Romo (@rafaelromocnn) and White House correspondent Brianna Keilar (@brikeilarcnn).  Wolf Blitzer (@wolfblitzer) will lead coverage at 12 p.m. (ET).

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June 4th, 2012
02:47 PM ET

CNN en Español broadcasts special coverage for the 2012 California and New Jersey primaries

Starting Monday, June 4th through Wednesday, June 6th, CNN en Español will broadcast a special coverage of the California and New Jersey primaries, hosted live by anchor Juan Carlos Lopez, New York correspondent Rafael Fuenmayor and Los Angeles correspondent Karina Dalmas, collaborating with CNN throughout the coverage.

During the California primary, 169 delegates will be chosen for a total of 172 delegates to attend the national convention. At the same time, the New Jersey primary will send 50 delegates to the national convention.

Throughout the coverage, there will be a comprehensive analysis of the electoral candidates with an emphasis on the importance of the Latino vote and its growing population in the United States.

This special presidential primary coverage will cover issues of immigration, the economy, education, and the job industry, among other topics, which are important to the Hispanic community in the United States.

CNN en Español will broadcast the special coverage of the California and New Jersey primaries, starting Monday, June 4th through Wednesday, June 6th.


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