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Morning Express with Robin Meade

A fast, personal, and smart blend of all the news you want in the morning. We call it "News in the Fast Lane." So buckle up.

Chattanooga shooter's friend: ISIS 'Stupid'

Chattanooga shooter's friend: ISIS 'Stupid'

A friend of Chattanooga shooting suspect Mohammad Abdulazeez says he never saw his friend get angry, and that he seemed "happier than ever" last time he saw him, about a week before the shootings.

James Petty also says Abdulazeez spoke negatively about ISIS, and terror groups like it.

 Republican presidential hopeful businessman Donald Trump fields questions at The Family Leadership Summit at Stephens Auditorium on July 18, 2015 in Ames, Iowa.

Paper: Donald Trump a 'feckless blowhard'

In the wake of controversial comments he made about Sen. John McCain’s status as a war hero, a newspaper in Iowa is calling on Donald Trump to drop out of the presidential race. The Des Moines Register calls Trump a "blowhard" who is more focused on promoting himself than helping the nation.        

The editorial goes on to say, "Trump has proven himself not only unfit to hold office, but unfit to stand on the same stage as his Republican opponents."

One Direction fans decide that July 20, 2015 is #LiamAppreciationday

Happy 'Liam Appreciation Day' Directioners!

Why is it #LiamAppreciationDay? Because a powerful & devoted fandom says so.

The Liam in question is 21-year-old Liam Payne, one of the (now) 4 members of the massively popular band One Direction. He's the one with (often) slicked back, dark hair and scruffy chin.

Will Trump's dig on McCain's war-hero status backfire?

Will Trump's dig on McCain's war-hero status backfire?

Donald Trump refuses to apologize, for questioning senator John McCain's war hero status.

Trump, who is making a run for the white house said, “He’s a war hero ‘cause he was captured. I like people that weren’t captured, OK?  I hate to tell ya.”

Wind gusts causes a big scare at Waterford Balloonfest on Saturday

Out-of-control hot air balloon drags SUV

A strong gust of wind tossed around some hot air balloons with people still hanging on when they went flying.

Handlers say they were in the process of deflating the balloons because of the weather at a festival Saturday in Waterford, Wisconsin, when they lost control of them.

Pro-surfer Mick Fanning attacked by shark during tournament in South Africa

Watch surfer fend off shark on live TV

World champion surfer Mick Fanning was attacked by a shark on live television Sunday. Incredibly, he escaped without injury and the whole incident was captured on live television.

CNN's John Vause reports.

First of four Marines killed in Chattanooga attacks identified as Gunnery Sgt. Thomas J. Sullivan

Marine killed in Chattanooga attack identified

We now know the name of one of four Marines killed in yesterday's attack in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

Gunnery sergeant Thomas J. Sullivan was from Massachusetts.

Small plane crash survivor Autumn Veatch describes scene moments after plane crashed in Washington State

'They were alive'

We're hearing from the 16-year-old girl who managed to walk away from a plane that crashed in dense Washington State woods.

Autumn Veatch sat down with CNN's Sara Sidner and described how she tried to pull her grandparents from the burning wreckage.