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.

April 15th, 2014
08:10 PM ET

Kansas shooting suspect appears in court

Kansas shooting suspect Frazier Glenn Cross made an appearance in court after being charged with murder. CNN's George Howell has the details.

March 27th, 2014
04:42 PM ET

Rescue, recovery efforts after landslide

CNN's George Howell reports on the massive resources being used in the rescue and recovery efforts in Washington.


Filed under: George Howell • Washington mudslides
March 25th, 2014
01:49 PM ET

Families cling to hope after landslide

As ground searches in the Washington landslide are halted, relatives remain hopeful their family members will be found. CNN's George Howell reports.


Filed under: George Howell • Nature • Washington mudslides
August 14th, 2013
07:38 PM ET

Hostage, gunman dead in bank standoff

It was a story that broke in The Situation Room last night: An armed gunman takes three hostages at a bank in St. Joseph, Louisiana. Now, one hostage is dead, and the suspect has been killed by police. CNN's George Howell updates us on the story, digging into who the suspect was and what motivated his alleged crime.


Filed under: George Howell • Law Enforcement
July 10th, 2013
06:09 PM ET

Exclusive: Ex-police chief speaks about Zimmerman

Sanford police chief Bill Lee speaks exclusively to CNN's George Howell about how he handled the George Zimmerman case.

RELATED STORY: Zimmerman declines to testify; defense rests

SEE ALSO: Sanford police chief fired in wake of Trayvon Martin case (June 20, 2012)


Filed under: George Howell • George Zimmerman
March 5th, 2013
10:20 AM ET

Sinkhole house torn down; man entombed

CNN's George Howell reports on the demolition of a Florida home over a sinkhole that killed one man.

RELATED STORY: All walls razed at Florida home where sinkhole devoured man


Filed under: Florida • George Howell • sinkhole
February 26th, 2013
06:03 PM ET

Snow continues to slam heartland

Snowfall rises and records drop in the nation's midsection. George Howell reports.

RELATED STORY: Storm subsides, but misery not over yet


Filed under: George Howell • Weather
June 27th, 2012
11:02 AM ET

Evacuees return to Debby's devastation

A Florida couple contemplates starting over in wake of Tropical Storm Debby's destruction. CNN's George Howell reports.

RELATED STORY: Thousands still under evacuation in Florida as Debby moves out

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Filed under: Flooding • Florida • George Howell • Weather
May 30th, 2012
06:52 PM ET

Police: Man pointed rifle at school bus

Police in Georgia continue their search for a man who witnesses say pointed a rifle at a school bus.

RELATED STORY: Georgia police hunt man who pointed rifle at school bus


Filed under: Crime • George Howell • Georgia