CNN - Latest Assad: Capturing Aleppo 'huge step' to end Syria's war 2016-12-08T14:02:43.000000Z Syria's President has lauded the Syrian army's assault on the beleaguered city of Aleppo, claiming that the effort to recapture it represents "a significant landmark" in bringing the country's 5-year civil war to a close. Navy admiral burns Colin Kaepernick in Pearl Harbor speech 2016-12-08T14:01:39.000000Z His comments about the national anthem inspired a standing ovation. N-word written in the snow at Idaho black history museum 2016-12-08T14:00:03.000000Z Someone left the racial slur on top of a storage unit, but the museum's leader isn't phased by it. Chinese nursing home pays relatives to visit 2016-12-08T13:57:57.000000Z A nursing home in China has experienced an influx of visitors after offering vouchers to relatives that visit elderly family members. Broadwell: 'A little bit of a shocker' Petraeus up for Cabinet 2016-12-08T13:54:32.000000Z David Petraeus' former mistress said Thursday "it was a little bit of a shocker" to find out that President-elect Donald Trump was considering the retired general for Secretary of State. Carrier union boss: No regrets about calling Trump a liar 2016-12-08T13:47:51.000000Z Carrier union boss Chuck Jones says he has no regrets about calling President-elect Donald Trump a liar for inflated claims about saving jobs at Indiana plant. Fallen officers: 63 shot dead in the line of duty in 2016 2016-12-08T13:45:55.000000Z Here's a look at all the officers shot and killed in the line of duty this year, as of December 7. Advice to Melania Trump: Here's how to tackle cyberbullying 2016-12-08T13:44:16.000000Z If Melania Trump truly wants to change the online culture of meanness and try to combat cyberbullying, what could she do? Climate change could render Sudan 'uninhabitable' 2016-12-08T13:43:12.000000Z After years of deforestation and drought as a result of climate change, Sudan's rich biodiversity is under threat and drought has hindered the fight against hunger. Georgia police officer fatally shot; 2nd officer wounded; suspect still wanted 2016-12-08T13:40:12.000000Z A police officer was fatally shot and another was wounded Wednesday at an apartment complex in southwest Georgia, prompting a hunt for a suspect.