Today's Situation Room:

Wolf Blitzer delivers the most important breaking news and political, international, and national security stories of the day. Tune to The Situation Room weekdays 5-6:30pm ET on CNN.

Wolf Blitzer delivers the most important breaking news and political, international, and national security stories of the day. Tune to The Situation Room weekdays 5-6:30pm ET on CNN.

June 21st, 2013
07:22 PM ET

See how close planes came to each other

CNN's Tom Foreman shows how close Delta and Shuttle America planes came to colliding over New York.

RELATED STORY: Airliners too close for comfort over New York


Filed under: Air travel • Magic Wall • Tom Foreman
June 21st, 2013
07:20 PM ET

Man offers NSA leaker flight to Iceland

An Icelandic businessman has offered to help NSA leaker Edward Snowden flee to Iceland to seek asylum.

RELATED STORY: Report: U.S. charges Snowden, asks Hong Kong to detain him


Filed under: Interviews • Jim Acosta • NSA leaks
June 21st, 2013
07:15 PM ET

Paula Deen apologizes over racial slur

The Food Network has announced that it will be dropping Paula Deen's show after she admits to using a racial slur.

RELATED STORY: Official: Food Network will not renew Paula Deen's contract


Filed under: Food • Paula Deen
June 21st, 2013
05:43 PM ET

Deen's former publicist: This saddens me

Paula Deen's ex-publicist reacts to the Food Network's decision to not renew Deen's contract over the use of racial slurs.

RELATED STORY: Official: Food Network will not renew Paula Deen's contract

Watch the apology:


Filed under: Jim Acosta • Paula Deen
June 21st, 2013
01:32 PM ET

So long, Tony Soprano

So long, Tony. CNN reporter and "Sopranos" fan Jeanne Moos says goodbye to a mob boss who was anything but bossy.

RELATED STORY: Heart attack killed 'Sopranos' star James Gandolfini, friend says

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Filed under: Entertainment • Jeanne Moos
June 21st, 2013
01:28 PM ET

Torre's daughter catches falling baby

Cristina Torre, the daughter of former NY Yankees manager Joe Torre, caught and saved a baby that fell out of a window.

RELATED STORY: Passerby who happens to be daughter of baseball's Joe Torre catches falling baby


Filed under: Alina Cho
June 21st, 2013
01:22 PM ET

Congress alarmed by NSA vetting firm

The company that vetted Edward Snowden is now under investigation for failing to conduct quality background checks.

RELATED STORY: Obama takes NSA controversy to nascent watchdog group


Filed under: Chris Lawrence • NSA leaks
June 21st, 2013
01:18 PM ET

Breakthrough for fighting leukemia?

CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta talks about new medication that doctors say may be the best treatment yet for leukemia.

RELATED STORY: New drug may be best treatment for leukemia yet


Filed under: cancer • Health • Medical • Sanjay Gupta