CNN - Latest Controversial Singaporean graphic novel wins 'Oscars' of comic world 2017-07-25T06:29:52.000000000+00:00 "The Art of Charlie Chan Hock Chye," an alternative history of Singapore depicted as a graphic novel, wins three awards at the 'Oscars' of comic books. Rising political star in China under investigation as Xi tightens grip 2017-07-25T06:23:20.000000000+00:00 Chinese President Xi Jinping has moved to further consolidate his power over the world's newest superpower, striking down a rising political star. Why is China reinforcing its border with North Korea? 2017-07-25T06:02:25.000000000+00:00 China is further fortifying its border with North Korea, new reports show, amid continued tensions on the peninsula and concerns over potential US military action against Pyongyang. 31 dead in Kabul car bomb attack claimed by Taliban 2017-07-25T05:53:01.000000000+00:00 The Taliban have claimed responsibility for a car bombing in Kabul that left at least 31 people dead, as the Islamist fundamentalist group ratchets up an offensive across Afghanistan. Videos suggest Russian government may be arming Taliban 2017-07-25T05:03:18.000000000+00:00 The Taliban have received improved weaponry in Afghanistan that appears to have been supplied by the Russian government, according to exclusive videos obtained by CNN, adding weight to accusations by Afghan and American officials that Moscow is arming their one-time foe in the war-torn country. Republican senators poised to vote today on health care. What you need to know 2017-07-25T04:58:58.000000000+00:00 Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has the Senate set to vote Tuesday on the first major test for the GOP effort to repeal and replace Obamacare. The dramatic return of John McCain 2017-07-25T04:58:51.000000000+00:00 It will take more than a devastating diagnosis to keep John McCain out of the heat of political battle. Florida teen wins $26,000 a year for life off $1 scratch-off 2017-07-25T04:36:40.000000000+00:00 A one dollar investment is all it took for an 18-year-old Florida woman to win a set salary for life. Girl Scouts add 23 STEM badges 2017-07-25T04:35:18.000000000+00:00 The Girl Scouts added 23 new badges for science, tech, engineering, math and the outdoors. Baton Rouge police chief retiring after tension with mayor 2017-07-25T04:34:29.000000000+00:00 Carl Dabadie's letter of retirement marks the second time a high-profile cop has stepped down in Louisiana's capital city since the 2016 shooting death of Alton Sterling.