Golf great Bernhard Langer recognized with Payne Stewart Award

(CNN)He celebrates his 61st birthday next week, but golf great Bernhard Langer shows no signs of slowing down. Follow @cnnsport Now Langer’s longevity is being celebrated with the Payne Stewart Award, which recognizes golfers who have exhibited “steadfast values of character, charity and sportsmanship” throughout their careers. Bernhard Langer on…

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Eugene Parker, the pioneer behind the ‘mission to touch the sun’

(CNN)“Let’s see what lies ahead.” That is the message of 91-year-old pioneering astrophysicist Eugene Parker being sent to the sun. On Sunday, the Parker Solar Probe launched from Florida on a seven-year mission to unlock the mysteries of the sun. It was named in honor of Parker’s pioneering work that…

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Colorado boy, 4, battling stage-four cancer, celebrates end of chemo as honorary police officer

Video Child cheered on after completing last round of chemo 4-year-old is cheered on marching down the hallway after he finishes his last round of chemo. Surrounded by cheering family and friends, 4-year-old honorary Colorado Springs Police Officer Joshua Salmoiraghi finished his last round of chemotherapy Sunday. The police department,…

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In Trump’s White House, Charlottesville was a moment that wasn’t

Bedminster, New Jersey (CNN)When President Donald Trump declared a year ago that “very fine people” were among the Nazi mobs descending upon Charlottesville, Virginia, the reaction was swift. The staff exodus predicted by some insiders never materialized, at least not immediately. Aides returned to work disheartened, in their own telling,…

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China could overtake Australia as biggest donor to Pacific, if it pays up

(CNN)China could overtake Australia as the biggest donor to Pacific nations, but only if Beijing follows through on its promises of aid and support that are currently billions of dollars short of being realized. While Canberra is still the biggest player in the region, ongoing major spending under Belt and…

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Exercise is good for your body and your mind, study says

(CNN)The benefits of exercise are widely known: it helps you live longer and lowers risk of heart disease, stroke and diabetes. A new study published Wednesday in The Lancet Psychiatry journal suggests that when done in moderation, it leads to better mental health as well. Those who reported exercising had…

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Mom says medics didn’t take daughter to hospital, saying she couldn’t afford it

(CNN)A Florida woman claims an ambulance wouldn’t take her 30-year-old daughter to the hospital, because, she said, fire rescue personnel assumed the family couldn’t afford it. The incident happened early in the morning on July 4. That’s when Nicole Black called 911 after she discovered her daughter Crystle Galloway wasn’t…

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