Coronavirus cases in South Africa are at a peak, with cases climbing in Cape Town and Johannesburg. But there is a silver lining in the surge as doctors have managed to keep mortality rates lower than predicted. CNN's David McKenzie reports from an emergency operations headquarters.

Renita Holmes said it was great that a video of her hugging Florida Highway Patrol Capt. Roger Reyes went viral. The hug followed her efforts to diffuse what she knew could be a clash between protesters and troopers.

Jeremiah Chapman, a baseball player for Iowa's Charles City High School, says people in the crowd yelled "you should have been George Floyd," and "get back to the fields" during a game at Waverly-Shell Rock High School on June 27. He talks to Ana Cabrera about his experience.

The Supreme Court is taking an unusually long time to complete its term this year, with decisions in eight cases still under wraps days after the justices would have typically cleared out its docket for the season. The coronavirus pandemic can be partly blamed for the delay, CNN's Ariane de …

Video from a water park in Wisconsin, and parties in Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri, and Diamond Lake, Michigan, shows large groups of people celebrating the Fourth of July holiday despite warnings from health officials that such gatherings would likely lead to an increase in coronavirus cases…

Iraq's largest cemetery receives 70-80 bodies a day, but those numbers are expected to get much worse in a country whose infrastructure has been wrought by decades of sanctions, war, and corruption. CNN's Arwa Damon reports.

Commissioner of the US Food and Drug Administration Dr. Stephen Hahn declined to defend President Donald Trump's unfounded claim that 99% of coronavirus cases are "totally harmless" and repeatedly refused to say whether Trump's remark is true or false.