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.

August 28th, 2014
07:43 PM ET

American jihadis' Minneapolis connection

Two close friends from a high school near Minneapolis were both killed fighting for extremist groups overseas. CNN's Ted Rowlands reports.


Filed under: National security • Ted Rowlands • Terror
January 1st, 2014
07:10 PM ET

MN apartment fire: People still missing

CNN's Ted Rowlands gives us the latest on the Minneapolis apartment explosion and fire that has injured several people.


Filed under: Ted Rowlands
November 29th, 2013
06:34 PM ET

American locked up in Dubai

The State Department is trying to free an American jailed in the United Arab Emirates after he was arrested and held over a parody video he created that poked fun at young Emirati culture. CNN's Ted Rowlands reports.


Filed under: Ted Rowlands • United Arab Emirates
January 31st, 2013
02:26 PM ET

Inauguration performer killed in Chicago

A 15-year-old girl is killed in Chicago after returning from a performance at the inauguration. Ted Rowlands reports.

RELATED STORY: Family of slain Chicago teen welcomes gun control debate


Filed under: Chicago • Guns • Ted Rowlands
July 19th, 2012
10:31 AM ET

Prosecutors: Brutal teen game kills man

Police say a 62-year-old man died after a group of teens beat him unconscious as part of a game. Ted Rowlands reports.

RELATED STORY: Facebook video leads to teens' murder arrests


Filed under: Chicago • Crime • Illinois • Ted Rowlands
April 20th, 2012
11:51 AM ET

Comptroller accused of stealing millions

The comptroller of a city in Illinois is accused of stealing more than 30 million dollars. CNN's Ted Rowlands reports.


Filed under: Taxpayer dollars • Ted Rowlands
July 7th, 2011
11:31 AM ET

Illinois cold case heats up

CNN's Ted Rowlands reports on a remarkable break in a 53-year-old murder case that still has an Illinois town in shock.

RELATED: Suspect in 1957 cold case charged as fugitive


Filed under: Crime • Illinois • Situation Room • Ted Rowlands
July 1st, 2011
02:36 PM ET

CEO offers solutions for job creation

Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh says if entrepreneurs had more money during startup stage, they'd be able to create more jobs. CNN's Ted Rowlands reports.


Filed under: Jobs • Ted Rowlands • Zappos
June 29th, 2011
07:51 PM ET

Creating jobs in the U.S.

The Clinton Global Initiative tackles job creation during a special session in Chicago. CNN's Ted Rowlands Reports.

NOTE: Tomorrow, Blitzer will sit down with former President Bill Clinton to discuss the Clinton Global Initiative, economic recovery and domestic job creation. Tune in to The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer on CNN from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. ET.


Filed under: Bill Clinton • Chicago • Ted Rowlands
June 24th, 2011
06:49 PM ET

Thousands flee North Dakota floods

Many families in Minot fear flooding will wash away their homes and neighborhoods. CNN'S Ted Rowlands reports.

RELATED: North Dakota flooding hits record level


Filed under: Flooding • North Dakora • Ted Rowlands