Evening news briefing from CNN for Monday, October 21.
The Los Angeles Fire Department ordered mandatory evacuations Monday as a fire ripped across a hillside in the affluent Pacific Palisades area, threatening multimillion-dollar homes.
A San Francisco billboard paid for by mayoral candidate Ellen Lee Zhou is being called racist and causing controversy in the area. The billboard depicts a woman, who Zhou has identified as San Francisco Mayor London Breed. Breed's team called the billboard a "blatantly racist and sexist ad."
The Wall Street Journal has uncovered photos on a private Instagram page that shows indicted Rudy Giuliani associate, Lev Parnas, with President Donald Trump and members of his family.
SE Cupp says President Donald Trump's Syria policy is one of the only issues that has prompted swift criticism from the Republican party, and argues it may be the one issue that could put his presidency in danger.
Ambassador Bill Taylor, who is scheduled to serve as the next key witness in the House impeachment inquiry, came out of retirement to lead the US embassy in Kiev -- a post he needed some convincing to take.
The storm system that brought tornadoes through metro Dallas will shift towards the deep South where cities including Houston, Memphis, and New Orleans are at risk for severe weather. Pedram Javaheri has the details.
Since converting four out of its six coal generating units to biomass, the UK's Drax power station has gone from the biggest polluter in Western Europe, to Europe's largest decarbonization project.
Sen. Mitt Romney (R-UT) has admitted to using a secret Twitter account under the name "Pierre Delecto" to monitor political discussions on social media and defend himself against online trolls.
Republican presidential hopeful Joe Walsh tells CNN's Brianna Keilar that Republicans in Congress don't fear President Donald Trump and privately want him off the ballot in 2020.
The U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) says activities including oil and gas development on federal lands managed by the agency contributed $105 billion in economic output in fiscal 2018.
Former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton said the Russians are currently "grooming" a Democrat running in the presidential primary to run as a third-party candidate and champion their interests. The comment appears to be directed at Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard.
Washington Nationals fans have turned the children's song "Baby Shark" into a battle cry. The team faces off against the Houston Astros in their first World Series since moving to DC.