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Khashoggi death: US meets Saudi crown prince despite criticism
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 23:27:37 GMT
Khashoggi death: US meets Saudi crown prince despite criticism

The US treasury chief's meeting in Riyadh comes amid an outcry over the murder of Jamal Khashoggi.
Donald Trump: US will build up nuclear arsenal
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 22:24:55 GMT
Donald Trump: US will build up nuclear arsenal

The US president says Russia has violated a key nuclear treaty, which he has threatened to abandon.
Amy Schumer announces pregnancy on Instagram
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 00:49:24 GMT
Amy Schumer announces pregnancy on Instagram

The comedian announced the news via a friend's Instagram story, and a photoshopped picture.
Trump vows to cut aid over migrant caravan
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 22:21:11 GMT
Trump vows to cut aid over migrant caravan

The president continues his threats against the Central American nations as the convoy heads north.
Hurricane Willa: Mexico issues warning over 'extremely dangerous' storm
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 21:06:12 GMT
Hurricane Willa: Mexico issues warning over 'extremely dangerous' storm

The "potentially catastrophic" storm Willa is expected to make landfall on Tuesday.
In pictures: Rome suffers freak hailstorm and flooding
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 13:54:24 GMT
In pictures: Rome suffers freak hailstorm and flooding

The Italian capital is hit overnight with flash flooding and giant hail in a wave of extreme weather.
Joachim Ronneberg: Norwegian who thwarted Nazi nuclear plan dies
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 10:52:16 GMT
Joachim Ronneberg: Norwegian who thwarted Nazi nuclear plan dies

Norway's wartime hero Joachim Ronneberg led a daring raid to stop Hitler's plan for an atomic bomb.
Koreas to remove guns and guard posts from Panmunjom 'truce town'
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 19:18:40 GMT
Koreas to remove guns and guard posts from Panmunjom 'truce town'

The move aims to reduce tensions at Panmunjom where troops from both sides face each other.
Indianapolis zoo lioness kills father of her three cubs
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 05:27:47 GMT
Indianapolis zoo lioness kills father of her three cubs

Lioness Zuri attacked the father of her cubs, Nyack, who had lived with her for eight years.
#WeWontBeErased: Outcry over memo proposing US transgender change
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 12:46:30 GMT
#WeWontBeErased: Outcry over memo proposing US transgender change

A report in the New York Times suggests a government memo proposes fixing gender on birth genitalia.
YouTube pours money into how-to videos
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 16:51:37 GMT
YouTube pours money into how-to videos

The video site will spend $20million (£15m) developing educational and how-to content.
Nnamdi Kanu: Nigerian separatist leader resurfaces in Israel
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 16:36:10 GMT
Nnamdi Kanu: Nigerian separatist leader resurfaces in Israel

Biafran leader Nnamdi Kanu had not been seen since soldiers stormed his home more than a year ago.
Australia evacuates children off Nauru
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 00:35:54 GMT
Australia evacuates children off Nauru

The move comes amid reports of a mental health crisis affecting young people on the island.
Foreign maids on 'hell' of kafala jobs in Middle East
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 23:21:13 GMT
Foreign maids on 'hell' of kafala jobs in Middle East

Millions of African and Asian women work as maids in the Gulf. They have few rights and abuse is rife.
Why do Trump's Saudi job numbers keep growing?
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 22:26:46 GMT
Why do Trump's Saudi job numbers keep growing?

It started as 40,000 jobs and ended up as a million. The president can't seem to settle on a figure.
Joachim Ronneberg: Norwegian who stopped Nazis' nuclear plans dies
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 16:57:32 GMT
Joachim Ronneberg: Norwegian who stopped Nazis' nuclear plans dies

Joachim Ronneberg, who has died aged 99, led team who sabotaged a Nazi nuclear facility in 1943.
Dark disappearances: How Saudi critics keep going missing
Sun, 21 Oct 2018 23:41:06 GMT
Dark disappearances: How Saudi critics keep going missing

In the wake of Jamal Khashoggi's death, BBC Arabic looks at how Saudi Arabia has dealt with its citizens who criticise it from abroad.
Thousands of caravan migrants reach Mexico
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 03:32:52 GMT
Thousands of caravan migrants reach Mexico

Despite initial efforts from Mexico to block them at the border with Guatemala, most have entered illegally by boat.
Midterms: Is Russia still meddling in US elections?
Sun, 21 Oct 2018 23:25:58 GMT
Midterms: Is Russia still meddling in US elections?

How credible are claims that candidates are being hacked in the run-up to the US mid-term elections?
Laurel and Hardy for a new generation
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 01:03:45 GMT
Laurel and Hardy for a new generation

Steve Coogan and John C. Reilly play the comedy duo in Stan & Ollie.
Halloween: Jamie Lee Curtis reboot breaks US box office record
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 16:40:49 GMT
Halloween: Jamie Lee Curtis reboot breaks US box office record

The slasher is the biggest debut ever for a film with a female lead over 55 years old.
US teen is new Tetris world champion
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 17:59:44 GMT
US teen is new Tetris world champion

A 16-year-old boy from California has won the grand final of the Classic Tetris World Championship
Dutch 'silly walks' crossing is a hit
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 11:29:04 GMT
Dutch 'silly walks' crossing is a hit

A Dutch town has installed an official 'silly walks' road crossing.
Ukrainian edible carrier bag wins award
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 15:53:36 GMT
Ukrainian edible carrier bag wins award

Ukrainian scientists have made an eco-friendly plastic bag that you can eat.
Russian minister offers land as prize on Instagram
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 16:44:20 GMT
Russian minister offers land as prize on Instagram

Alexander Kozlov came in for criticism after offering land as a prize on his Instagram account.
Are we heading back to a nuclear arms race?
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 16:02:41 GMT
Are we heading back to a nuclear arms race?

The decision to walk away from the nuclear treaty holds far-reaching diplomatic consequences.
Hong Kong-Zhuhai bridge: World's longest sea bridge in pictures
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 09:32:44 GMT
Hong Kong-Zhuhai bridge: World's longest sea bridge in pictures

The 55km bridge and tunnel linking Hong Kong to mainland China via Macau is set to open, years late.
Five things to know for the week ahead
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 06:01:06 GMT
Five things to know for the week ahead

Your Monday briefing on some of the most important stories coming up over the next seven days.
Kenyan crypto-currency pioneer: 'I make my money from Bitcoin and tasty roast meat'
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 01:22:49 GMT
Kenyan crypto-currency pioneer: 'I make my money from Bitcoin and tasty roast meat'

The rural eatery where you can buy a traditional favourite with the most modern of currencies.
Why abuse victims shunned Australia's apology
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 05:35:36 GMT
Why abuse victims shunned Australia's apology

The apology to tens of thousands of sexual abuse survivors left many feeling conflicted.
Who will help rebuild the city of Raqqa?
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 01:20:28 GMT
Who will help rebuild the city of Raqqa?

A year after its recapture from Islamic State forces, the Syrian city remains largely ruined.
The £1.3bn finance firm that was conceived in a pub
Sun, 21 Oct 2018 23:09:33 GMT
The £1.3bn finance firm that was conceived in a pub

After Samir Desai told two friends his idea for a business over a few pints, the three of them went on to establish lending firm Funding Circle.
The President blasts those who want 'the globe to do well' and declares himself a 'nationalist' at Texas rally
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 01:08:01 GMT
The President blasts those who want 'the globe to do well' and declares himself a 'nationalist' at Texas rally

What a difference two years makes. President Donald Trump will call on his supporters at a rally Monday night in Houston to turn out for his onetime nemesis, Sen. Ted Cruz -- instead of whipping that same base of support into a frenzy against "Lyin' Ted."
This is Trump's new nickname for Ted Cruz
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 19:37:53 GMT
This is Trump's new nickname for Ted Cruz

President Donald Trump spoke with reporters outside of the White House, saying Beto O'Rourke is "highly overrated" and that he has buried the hatchet with "beautiful Ted" Cruz, who he used to call "lyin' Ted."
Analysis: Donald Trump regrets nothing
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 23:44:25 GMT
Analysis: Donald Trump regrets nothing

In the heat of the 2016 presidential primary fight, then-candidate Donald Trump suggested that Ted Cruz's father might have been involved in the assassination of John F. Kennedy.
Trump's got a new tax plan but no details
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 23:06:09 GMT
Trump's got a new tax plan but no details

President Donald Trump repeated Monday that he plans to offer a new tax cut plan before the midterms, even though no one seems to know what it will look like or how it might get through a Congress that only barely managed to pass his signature plan last year.
Analysis: Texas Democrats need a big turnout to win
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 07:12:17 GMT
Analysis: Texas Democrats need a big turnout to win

It's become an old cliché that elections "come down to turnout." While that may be exaggerated in most places, it's definitely not in Texas. Democrats need voters who don't traditionally vote to cast a ballot this year in order to to win, and it's not clear that they will in 2018. This could cost Democrats on both the Senate and House sides.
Trump Jr., girlfriend kiss and campaign
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 00:27:06 GMT
Trump Jr., girlfriend kiss and campaign

Donald Trump Jr. and his girlfriend Kimberly Guilfoyle kiss and campaign and create their own nickname. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on the Don and Kim show.
Michael Avenatti is ordered to pay $4.8 million to former law partner
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 00:46:35 GMT
Michael Avenatti is ordered to pay $4.8 million to former law partner

Michael Avenatti's week is off to a bad start, at least in court.
CIA Director Gina Haspel traveling to Turkey for Khashoggi investigation
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 00:15:59 GMT
CIA Director Gina Haspel traveling to Turkey for Khashoggi investigation

CIA Director Gina Haspel is traveling to Turkey to address the investigation into the death of Jamal Khashoggi, according to a source familiar with her plans.
Mueller drills down on Roger Stone's WikiLeaks contacts
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 01:43:25 GMT
Mueller drills down on Roger Stone's WikiLeaks contacts

Special counsel Robert Mueller's scrutiny of Roger Stone includes investigating whether Stone had backchannels to WikiLeaks during the 2016 election beyond the New York radio host and political activist whom Stone claims was his primary go-between, according to people familiar with the matter.
Paul to Saudi foreign minister: 'It takes a lot of damn gall' to lecture the US
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 23:50:53 GMT
Paul to Saudi foreign minister: 'It takes a lot of damn gall' to lecture the US

Kentucky Republican Sen. Rand Paul on Monday pushed back on the Saudi foreign minister Adel al-Jubeir who criticized him for suggesting Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was responsible for Jamal Khashoggi's death.
Bernstein: Why Trump's lying is different
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 20:02:09 GMT
Bernstein: Why Trump's lying is different

Carl Bernstein tells CNN's Jamie Gangel about why he thinks President Trump's penchant for telling falsehoods is different from lies told by past presidents.
Opinion: The secret to wooing Latino voters
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 16:32:43 GMT
Opinion: The secret to wooing Latino voters

"If Latinos don't vote, it is hard to feel sorry for the consequences affecting them. They should realize that and who their friends are. PLEASE EMPHASIZE TO THESE FOLKS THAT IF THEY DON'T VOTE THEY WILL BE FURTHER WORSE OFF. AND IF THEY DON'T VOTE; DON'T COMPLAIN."
Sheriff seeks 2,000 volunteers in search for missing girl
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 00:46:57 GMT
Sheriff seeks 2,000 volunteers in search for missing girl

A week after a 13-year-old girl vanished, a local sheriff is seeking a cadre of volunteers that's equivalent to two-thirds of the population of the small Wisconsin city near the teenager's home.
College student sues senator after cell phone grab is caught on video
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 22:54:04 GMT
College student sues senator after cell phone grab is caught on video

A Georgia Tech student filed a civil battery complaint against Georgia Republican Sen. David Perdue on Monday following an incident last week in which the senator was caught on video grabbing the student's phone.
NYT: Kelly, Lewandowski square off in WH
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 01:17:30 GMT
NYT: Kelly, Lewandowski square off in WH

The New York Times is reporting on a February incident outside the Oval Office where Chief of Staff John Kelly reportedly grabbed former senior campaign official Corey Lewandowski by the collar, prompting the Secret Service to intervene.
Amy Schumer expecting her first child
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 23:54:58 GMT
Amy Schumer expecting her first child

While working to get out the vote, Amy Schumer revealed some exciting news on Monday.
Trump supporter at rally joked about slitting Jim Acosta's throat
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 19:17:31 GMT
Trump supporter at rally joked about slitting Jim Acosta's throat

CNN's Jim Acosta describes what it's like covering President Trump's rallies, and how it's the most depressing part of his job as a journalist.
World's longest sea-crossing bridge to open
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 20:43:29 GMT
World's longest sea-crossing bridge to open

A $20-billion bridge connecting Hong Kong and Macau to the mainland Chinese city of Zhuhai is set to finally open this week, marking the completion of the longest sea-crossing bridge ever built, nine years after construction began.
155 cases of polio-like illness now under investigation, CDC says
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 17:13:05 GMT
155 cases of polio-like illness now under investigation, CDC says

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Monday that there are 155 patients under investigation this year for acute flaccid myelitis, a condition that that can cause paralysis and mostly affects children.
Opinion: Pray that you don't win the billion-dollar lottery
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 23:33:13 GMT
Opinion: Pray that you don't win the billion-dollar lottery

There's a line in the hit 1988 film "Heathers" -- now running as a musical in London's West End -- when the clique of popular girls takes an inane straw poll of their high school cafeteria. "You inherit $5 million the same day aliens land on the Earth and say they're going to blow it up in two days. What do you do?" The answers are as diffuse as they are wild: vows of selfless charity, fantasies of luring Madonna into prostitution, designs for suicide-bombing zoos "so you and the lion die like one."
'Extremely dangerous' Category 4 Hurricane Willa nearing Mexico's Pacific coast
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 00:29:11 GMT
'Extremely dangerous' Category 4 Hurricane Willa nearing Mexico's Pacific coast

Hurricane Willa is nearing the Pacific coast of Mexico as a Category 4 storm, bringing the potential for life-threatening storm surge, wind and torrents of rain.
Museum: 5 Dead Sea Scrolls pieces are fake
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 00:29:18 GMT
Museum: 5 Dead Sea Scrolls pieces are fake

The Museum of the Bible in Washington, DC says five of its 16 most valuable artifacts -- all thought to be part of the historic Dead Sea Scrolls -- are fake and will not be displayed anymore.
4 die on bachelor party rafting tour
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 22:11:15 GMT
4 die on bachelor party rafting tour

It took less than five minutes for a weekend bachelor party in Costa Rica to turn into a tragedy that claimed the lives of four men, including the groom's brother.
Kim Kardashian opens up about the first time she saw Caitlyn Jenner
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 12:49:44 GMT
Kim Kardashian opens up about the first time she saw Caitlyn Jenner

In a recent interview with Alec Baldwin, Kim Kardashian West opens up about the first time she found out about Caitlyn Jenner and how she thinks Kanye West's support for President Trump played a role in the pardoning of Alice Marie Johnson.
Netflix is canceling these big shows
Sat, 20 Oct 2018 15:18:51 GMT
Netflix is canceling these big shows

Netflix is canceling a few of their most popular shows.
Ellen lands tennis star a date with her crush
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 16:05:18 GMT
Ellen lands tennis star a date with her crush

After telling Ellen DeGeneres about her crush on actor Michael B. Jordan, US Open champion Naomi Osaka got quite the birthday surprise from him on Twitter.
Chick-fil-A tries to get into your home
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 18:01:17 GMT
Chick-fil-A tries to get into your home

Chick-fil-A thinks the future of fast food isn't in the restaurant; it's in your living room.
Walmart is in the biggest fight of its history
Sat, 20 Oct 2018 15:07:36 GMT
Walmart is in the biggest fight of its history

Walmart is in the biggest fight of its 68-year history.
Welch's says grape juice is for men now
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 22:18:12 GMT
Welch's says grape juice is for men now

You're a red-blooded American man. You're tough, you work hard, and you don't have time for Millennial health trends. Your enemy? Oxidizing agents that hurt your health. Your drink? Grape juice.
Hershey's plan to keep impulse shopping alive
Wed, 03 Oct 2018 22:28:17 GMT
Hershey's plan to keep impulse shopping alive

Hershey knows how to get you to buy chocolate on a whim — if you're shopping at a store. But as people shift to online shopping, Hershey is trying to find new ways to tempt customers with sweets.
What a shot! 36 amazing sports photos
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 04:27:24 GMT
What a shot! 36 amazing sports photos

Take a look at 36 amazing sports photos from October 15 to October 21.
'Headless chicken monster' filmed in Southern Ocean
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 20:58:46 GMT
'Headless chicken monster' filmed in Southern Ocean

Australian researchers have developed new technology enabling them for the first time to film a deep-sea swimming sea cucumber, also known as a "headless chicken monster," in Southern Ocean waters off East Antarctica.
Plane lands in traffic on California highway
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 21:26:26 GMT
Plane lands in traffic on California highway

A 25-year-old flight instructor named Ryan Muno made an emergency landing on Interstate Highway 8 in San Diego.
Cut cancer risk by eating organic, study says
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 15:00:15 GMT
Cut cancer risk by eating organic, study says

You can protect yourself from cancer by eating organic, a new study suggests. Those who frequently eat organic foods lowered their overall risk of developing cancer, a study published Monday in JAMA Internal Medicine finds. Specifically, those who primarily eat organic foods were more likely to ward off non-Hodgkin lymphoma and postmenopausal breast cancer compared to those who rarely or never ate organic foods.
Higher costs are killing these airlines
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 14:49:38 GMT
Higher costs are killing these airlines

Higher costs are killing these airlines
Deciding to test his DNA changed his career
Sun, 30 Sep 2018 14:39:53 GMT
Deciding to test his DNA changed his career

Othman Laraki's decision to test his DNA changed his life -- and his career.
Hasbro will lay off hundreds of employees
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 11:50:47 GMT
Hasbro will lay off hundreds of employees

Hasbro will lay off up to 10% of its employees, victims of the fallout after Toys "R" Us closed its doors.
Machine-washable shoe shakes up footwear
Sun, 30 Sep 2018 14:38:34 GMT
Machine-washable shoe shakes up footwear

Allbirds co-founder Tim Brown came up with the idea for his shoe company after hanging up his soccer cleats.
Biden takes swipe at Trump in Nevada: 'It's all about Donald'
Sat, 20 Oct 2018 20:51:59 GMT
Biden takes swipe at Trump in Nevada: 'It's all about Donald'

Former Vice President Joe Biden took a swipe Saturday at President Donald Trump as the former vice president rallied Democrats in Las Vegas shortly before the President was set to hold a rally of his own a few hundred miles north of here in Elko.
Young and black -- and running for Congress -- in Mississippi
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 21:38:04 GMT
Young and black -- and running for Congress -- in Mississippi

We're in Paul B. Johnson State Park, and Democratic congressional candidate Jeramey Anderson is cleaning his campaign's RV.
After outpouring of personal stories, Congress still grappling with Kavanaugh confirmation fallout
Sat, 20 Oct 2018 12:08:42 GMT
After outpouring of personal stories, Congress still grappling with Kavanaugh confirmation fallout

When Christine Blasey Ford said she could not remember certain details about her alleged assault by Brett Kavanaugh, Rep. Ann McLane Kuster could relate.
Brother's firm becomes headache for Donnelly in Indiana Senate race
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 21:24:36 GMT
Brother's firm becomes headache for Donnelly in Indiana Senate race

Sen. Joe Donnelly stands holding an axe in his new campaign ad and bluntly accuses his GOP opponent of lying about his record in Congress.
Voter didn't know absentee ballot was rejected
Sat, 20 Oct 2018 01:01:26 GMT
Voter didn't know absentee ballot was rejected

One Georgia county has become a flashpoint of concerns over voter suppression for rejecting hundreds of mail-in absentee ballots weeks before Election Day. CNN's Drew Griffin has the story.
Netflix wants to take on another $2 billion in debt
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 18:20:41 GMT
Netflix wants to take on another $2 billion in debt

Netflix has spent massive amounts of money to build its streaming empire. Now it is looking toward debt markets to fund even more shows.
Oculus cofounder is leaving Facebook
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 17:54:46 GMT
Oculus cofounder is leaving Facebook

Facebook is losing yet another founder of one of its billion-dollar acquisitions.
YouTube invests $20 million in how-to, educational video creators
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 17:29:51 GMT
YouTube invests $20 million in how-to, educational video creators

YouTube is making an investment in educational videos on its platform.
Elon Musk sets a date for Hyperloop testing
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 18:28:18 GMT
Elon Musk sets a date for Hyperloop testing

Elon Musk's high-speed vacuum-tube train system, Hyperloop, could be a reality as early as December.
Why Amazon may want a big city for HQ2
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 22:12:49 GMT
Why Amazon may want a big city for HQ2

Amazon's search for the perfect home for its next headquarters could be leaning towards larger cities.
Rare eye condition behind da Vinci's genius?
Thu, 18 Oct 2018 18:27:00 GMT
Rare eye condition behind da Vinci's genius?

A rare eye condition helped Leonardo da Vinci paint distance and depth of objects on flat surfaces with the accuracy which he became famous for, new research claims.
Treament combo extends life for women with aggressive breast cancer
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 19:20:46 GMT
Treament combo extends life for women with aggressive breast cancer

It's good news for women with triple-negative breast cancer, an aggressive and hard-to-treat form of breast cancer that targets women under 50.
UN's global 'war on drugs' has been a failure, says report
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 18:13:23 GMT
UN's global 'war on drugs' has been a failure, says report

The United Nations' drug strategy of the past 10 years has been a failure, according to a major report by the International Drug Policy Consortium (IDPC), which has called for a major rethinking of global policy on illegal narcotics.
Women are more faithful than men, and other myths
Sat, 20 Oct 2018 00:07:14 GMT
Women are more faithful than men, and other myths

Women are more faithful than men. Women cheat for love; men cheat for sex. Women are less sexually adventurous than men. It's a script that many of us -- whether clinicians or Hollywood -- follow when thinking about female sexuality. Yet it's a script based on unfounded assumptions about the way women view, pursue and engage in sex, writes Wednesday Martin, author of "Untrue," in which she mined the data and interviewed 30 experts and women from all walks of life to uncover the facts about female sexuality.
Time for some half time changes?
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 17:51:04 GMT
Time for some half time changes?

The Super Bowl halftime show was originally seen as a clever way to capitalize upon the world's biggest TV stage. For the NFL, it offered the chance to retain more of the game's audience during the extended break, and maybe increase tune-in among younger viewers. For artists, it was a massive promotional opportunity. Win-win.
Selma Blair reveals she has MS
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 14:07:57 GMT
Selma Blair reveals she has MS

Television and film actress Selma Blair announced that she has been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis.
Netflix is canceling 'Luke Cage'
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 09:24:24 GMT
Netflix is canceling 'Luke Cage'

First it was "Iron Fist." Now it's "Luke Cage."
'Halloween' sequel is up to its old tricks
Thu, 18 Oct 2018 20:31:39 GMT
'Halloween' sequel is up to its old tricks

The idea of doing a sequel to the original "Halloween" 40 years later -- ignoring all the screen mayhem in between -- is pretty inspired. Alas, that largely exhausts any freshness in a movie that, after the first sight of Jamie Lee Curtis and initial strains of that eerie musical score, draws heavily on the old bag of tricks, built around slicing and dicing unsuspecting teenagers.
Lonely Planet's top 10 cities to visit in 2019
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 22:01:16 GMT
Lonely Planet's top 10 cities to visit in 2019

With its modern design, 15 Michelin-starred restaurants and extremely bike-friendly culture, it's no surprise that Denmark's capital has topped Lonely Planet's top 10 cities to visit in 2019 list.
Take a tour of Tokyo with local experts
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 01:51:19 GMT
Take a tour of Tokyo with local experts

Navigating a Japanese metropolis as a visitor can be a challenging enough prospect.
Pearl diving in Abu Dhabi
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 11:32:36 GMT
Pearl diving in Abu Dhabi

With more than 200 islands, stretches of quiet beaches and nearly eternal sunshine, Abu Dhabi has plenty to offer water lovers.
Nebraska: 'Honestly, it's not for everyone'
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 18:05:46 GMT
Nebraska: 'Honestly, it's not for everyone'

Plenty of cities, states and countries around the world spend millions of dollars on advertising campaigns encouraging people to visit.
California Good Samaritan rescues 3 people from burning truck, cops say
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 01:42:55 GMT
California Good Samaritan rescues 3 people from burning truck, cops say

A Good Samaritan pulled three people from a pickup truck that had caught fire after an early Sunday crash, according to Northern California police.
Attendance at Trump's Nevada rally quadruples Obama event total at UNLV arena
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 01:39:46 GMT
Attendance at Trump's Nevada rally quadruples Obama event total at UNLV arena

President Trump's rally on Saturday in Elko County, Nevada, drew approximately four times the number of attendees as former President Obama's own rally in the state Monday.
Dog returned to Arizona shelter for being 'too good'
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 01:33:01 GMT
Dog returned to Arizona shelter for being 'too good'

Pets are sometimes returned to the shelter for a number of reasons, but this may be the first time you've heard of a dog being returned to the shelter for being "too good"!
Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross can't be questioned in census suits, Supreme Court rules
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 01:27:37 GMT
Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross can't be questioned in census suits, Supreme Court rules

The Supreme Court issued an order Monday night blocking questioning of Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in connection with lawsuits challenging his decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census.
Ryan Murphy reveals his son was diagnosed with cancer at age 2, donates $10 million to Children's Hospital
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 01:23:31 GMT
Ryan Murphy reveals his son was diagnosed with cancer at age 2, donates $10 million to Children's Hospital

TV legend Ryan Murphy has revealed how he became a “trembling wreck” while dealing with his son, Ford's, battle with cancer.
Trump vows to send as many troops 'as necessary' to keep growing migrant caravan out
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 01:09:12 GMT
Trump vows to send as many troops 'as necessary' to keep growing migrant caravan out

In an interview aboard Air Force One on Monday, President Trump promised to send as many troops "as necessary" to the border to address the growing migrant caravan making its way to the U.S. border.
WWE star Roman Reigns announces leukemia has returned, gives up Universal championship
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 00:58:32 GMT
WWE star Roman Reigns announces leukemia has returned, gives up Universal championship

Pro wrestling star Roman Reigns stunned fans around the world Monday night when he announced that his leukemia had returned after more than a decade in remission.
UN humanitarian chief: 8.4 million Yemenis need urgent aid
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 00:28:33 GMT
UN humanitarian chief: 8.4 million Yemenis need urgent aid

The U.N. humanitarian chief says the conflict in Yemen has left 8.4 million people dependent on emergency food assistance and 75 percent of its 22 million people requiring some form of aid.
Category 4 Hurricane Willa threatens Mexico's Pacific coast
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 00:23:49 GMT
Category 4 Hurricane Willa threatens Mexico's Pacific coast

The storm swept toward Mexico's Pacific coast with winds of 150 mph Monday, threatening a stretch of high--rise resort hotels, surfing beaches and fishing villages.
Virginia man killed trying to protect woman from sexual assault, cops say
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 00:21:55 GMT
Virginia man killed trying to protect woman from sexual assault, cops say

Michael Nash, 27, has been arrested and faces multiple charges.
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Trump and 'Beautiful Ted' Cruz embrace at Texas rally - Washington Post
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 00:33:45 GMT
Trump and 'Beautiful Ted' Cruz embrace at Texas rally - Washington Post


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HOUSTON — President Trump rallied support for his onetime foe Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Tex.) on Monday, burying a bitter feud with a man that he long referred to as “Lyin' Ted” during the 2016 primary. Taking the podium at the Toyota Center, Trump embraced ...
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New video appears to show Saudi suspect wearing Jamal Khashoggi's clothing - Washington Post
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 23:32:16 GMT
New video appears to show Saudi suspect wearing Jamal Khashoggi's clothing - Washington Post


Washington Post

New video appears to show Saudi suspect wearing Jamal Khashoggi's clothing
Washington Post
ISTANBUL — Surveillance video recorded by Turkish law enforcement appears to confirm reports that Saudi agents used a body double as part of an attempted coverup after the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi at the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul.
Jamal Khashoggi Body Double Created False Trail in Turkey, Surveillance Images SuggestNew York Times
All the atrocities Saudi Arabia committed before outrage over Jamal Khashoggi's death reached a fever pitchBusiness Insider
Turkey Adopts 'Drip-Drip' Tactic in Saudi Murder CaseWall Street Journal
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Migrant Caravan Moves North in Mexico as Trump Warns of Foreign-Aid Cuts - Wall Street Journal
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 23:31:33 GMT
Migrant Caravan Moves North in Mexico as Trump Warns of Foreign-Aid Cuts - Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal

Migrant Caravan Moves North in Mexico as Trump Warns of Foreign-Aid Cuts
Wall Street Journal
TAPACHULA, Mexico—An estimated 5,000 Honduran migrants—some on foot carrying children and some hitching rides on trucks—set out Monday from southern Mexico on a grueling journey toward the U.S. border, as President Trump threatened to end or ...
Why Mexico isn't stopping the migrant caravanWashington Post
Migrant Caravan Puts Mexico Back in US Cross HairsNew York Times
President Trump Threatened to Turn Back Caravan Migrants If They Don't Claim Asylum in Mexico. That's Not LegalTIME
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Arms Control for Dummies - Wall Street Journal
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 23:27:16 GMT
Arms Control for Dummies - Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal

Arms Control for Dummies
Wall Street Journal
Donald Trump says the U.S. plans to withdraw from the 1987 INF nuclear arms-control treaty that everyone agrees Russia has been violating for a decade. Yet somehow this is said to be reckless behavior by—Donald Trump? Welcome to the high church of ...
What Trump's Threat To End A US-Russia Nuclear Arms Treaty Means For PutinNPR
Bolton Says He Confronted Russians Over Election MeddlingNew York Times
Donald Trump: US will build up nuclear arsenalBBC News
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Anatomy Does Not Determine Gender, Experts Say - New York Times
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 22:11:56 GMT
Anatomy Does Not Determine Gender, Experts Say - New York Times


New York Times

Anatomy Does Not Determine Gender, Experts Say
New York Times
Defining gender as a condition determined strictly by a person's genitals is based on a notion that doctors and scientists abandoned long ago as oversimplified and often medically meaningless. Researchers who have studied gender issues and provided ...
Trans People Say They #WontBeErased As Trump Administration Mulls Defining 'Sex'NPR
Evan Greer Trump can't erase transgender people with a memo. But he can make our lives a lot harder.NBCNews.com
'Transgender' Could Be Defined Out of Existence Under Trump AdministrationNew York Times
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Hurricane Willa Remains a Dangerous Category 4 in Eastern Pacific; Landfall in Mexico Expected Tuesday - The Weather Channel
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 21:00:58 GMT
Judge Orders Michael Avenatti to Pay $4.85 Million in Back Pay Lawsuit - TIME
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 20:19:06 GMT
Judge Orders Michael Avenatti to Pay $4.85 Million in Back Pay Lawsuit - TIME


TIME

Judge Orders Michael Avenatti to Pay $4.85 Million in Back Pay Lawsuit
TIME
(LOS ANGELES) — Porn actress Stormy Daniels' lawyer Michael Avenatti must pay $4.85 million to an attorney who worked at his former law firm, a California judge ruled Monday, marking the first time the potential presidential candidate is being held ...
Avenatti ordered to pay $4.85M in ex-colleague's lawsuitThe Hill (blog)

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Museum of the Bible Says 5 Dead Sea Scroll Fragments Are Fake - TIME
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 00:21:06 GMT
Museum of the Bible Says 5 Dead Sea Scroll Fragments Are Fake - TIME


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Museum of the Bible Says 5 Dead Sea Scroll Fragments Are Fake
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The Museum of the Bible said Monday that five fragments in its collection of Dead Sea Scrolls are fake and will be removed from display. German researchers tested the five fragments and found characteristics “inconsistent with ancient origin,” a ...

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World's longest sea crossing: Hong Kong-Zhuhai bridge set to open - BBC News
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 00:26:20 GMT
World's longest sea crossing: Hong Kong-Zhuhai bridge set to open - BBC News


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World's longest sea crossing: Hong Kong-Zhuhai bridge set to open
BBC News
The world's longest sea crossing bridge is set to open on Tuesday, nine years after construction first began. Including its access roads, the bridge spans 55km (34 miles) and connects Hong Kong to Macau and the mainland Chinese city of Zhuhai. Chinese ...
China To Open Mega-Bridge And Tunnel: 34 Miles Across The WaterNPR
China's New 34-Mile Bridge to Link Up 70 Million People in Planned MegalopolisWall Street Journal
Feature: A mega-project that bridges the gapsXinhua
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A Naval Message for China - Wall Street Journal
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 23:27:16 GMT
A Naval Message for China - Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal

A Naval Message for China
Wall Street Journal
A pair of U.S. warships sailed through the Taiwan Strait on Monday, a welcome show of support for America's friends in Taiwan and the right to open navigation in international waters. The USS Curtis Wilbur, an Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile ...
2 US Navy warships sail through Taiwan StraitABC News

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Did Ted Cruz's Net Worth Increase from $500K to $4.6 Million Since He Entered the US Senate? - Snopes.com
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 20:24:40 GMT
Did Ted Cruz's Net Worth Increase from $500K to $4.6 Million Since He Entered the US Senate? - Snopes.com


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Did Ted Cruz's Net Worth Increase from $500K to $4.6 Million Since He Entered the US Senate?
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A partisan meme termed the senator's nearly tenfold increase in net worth over six years on a salary of $174,000 per year 'pretty impressive.' Rich Koele / Shutterstock.com. CLAIM. Ted Cruz's net worth increased from $500,000 when he entered the Senate ...
Beto O'Rourke goes back to his sunny campaign style as Ted Cruz presses the attackDallas News
Texas Senate - Cruz vs. O'RourkeRealClearPolitics

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Trump and Republicans settle on fear — and falsehoods — as a midterm strategy - Washington Post
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 00:21:45 GMT
Trump and Republicans settle on fear — and falsehoods — as a midterm strategy - Washington Post


Washington Post

Trump and Republicans settle on fear — and falsehoods — as a midterm strategy
Washington Post
President Trump has settled on a strategy of fear — laced with falsehoods and racially-tinged rhetoric — to help lift his party to victory in the coming midterms, part of a broader effort to energize Republican voters with two weeks left until the ...
Trump and GOP Candidates Brandish Race and Immigration to Sway Close ElectionNew York Times
Voters Don't Like Trump, Just His ResultsWall Street Journal
Interest in Midterms Surges, Along With Trump Approval RatingWall Street Journal

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Anatomy Does Not Determine Gender, Experts Say - New York Times
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 22:11:56 GMT
Anatomy Does Not Determine Gender, Experts Say - New York Times


New York Times

Anatomy Does Not Determine Gender, Experts Say
New York Times
Defining gender as a condition determined strictly by a person's genitals is based on a notion that doctors and scientists abandoned long ago as oversimplified and often medically meaningless. Researchers who have studied gender issues and provided ...
Trans People Say They #WontBeErased As Trump Administration Mulls Defining 'Sex'NPR
Trump's attack on trans community is an act of bottomless crueltyThe Boston Globe
Evan Greer Trump can't erase transgender people with a memo. But he can make our lives a lot harder.NBCNews.com
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Judge: Michael Avenatti must pay $4.85M in ex-lawyer's suit - Yahoo News
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 21:58:45 GMT
Judge: Michael Avenatti must pay $4.85M in ex-lawyer's suit - Yahoo News


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Judge: Michael Avenatti must pay $4.85M in ex-lawyer's suit
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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Porn actress Stormy Daniels' lawyer Michael Avenatti must pay $4.85 million to an attorney who worked at his former law firm, a California judge ruled Monday in an order that holds the potential presidential candidate personally ...
Judge Orders Michael Avenatti to Pay $4.85 Million in Back Pay LawsuitTIME
Avenatti ordered to pay $4.85M in ex-colleague's lawsuitThe Hill (blog)

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Guard Shoots Man Who Forced His Way Into Washington TV Station - New York Times
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 23:18:12 GMT
Guard Shoots Man Who Forced His Way Into Washington TV Station - New York Times


New York Times

Guard Shoots Man Who Forced His Way Into Washington TV Station
New York Times
WASHINGTON — A security guard shot and wounded a man who forced his way into a local television station, the police said Monday, stoking renewed fears that journalists have become targets in a highly polarized political environment. The shooting ...
Man shot by security guard in lobby of Fox 5 TV stationWashington Post
Security guard shoots intruder at Fox station in Washington, DCNBCNews.com
Security guard shoots man trying to break into DC TV station, authorities sayAtlanta Journal Constitution
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Supreme Court blocks deposition from Commerce Sect. Ross in census-citizenship suit - MarketWatch
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 01:06:00 GMT
Supreme Court blocks deposition from Commerce Sect. Ross in census-citizenship suit - MarketWatch


Supreme Court blocks deposition from Commerce Sect. Ross in census-citizenship suit
MarketWatch
The U.S. Supreme Court Monday said that states and interest groups suing the Department of Commerce over its intent to include a citizenship question on the 2020 Census cannot compel a deposition from Commerce Sect. Wilbur Ross. Justice Neil Gorsuch ...

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'She seems to have crushed his throat': Lioness at zoo kills father of her cubs in 'unprovoked' attack - Washington Post
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 11:52:46 GMT
Suspect in Atlanta-area police officer's slaying killed in shed after showing lawnmower blade, chief says - CNN
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 17:15:37 GMT
Mueller drills down on Roger Stone's WikiLeaks contacts - CNN
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 21:04:39 GMT
Mueller drills down on Roger Stone's WikiLeaks contacts - CNN


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Mueller drills down on Roger Stone's WikiLeaks contacts
CNN
Washington (CNN) Special counsel Robert Mueller's scrutiny of Roger Stone includes investigating whether Stone had backchannels to WikiLeaks during the 2016 election beyond the New York radio host and political activist whom Stone claims was his ...
Roger Stone Is Running Out of OptionsVanity Fair
Special counsel examines conflicting accounts as scrutiny of Roger Stone and WikiLeaks deepensWashington Post

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Harvard's admissions trial: The value of a Harvard diploma - CBS News
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 20:28:00 GMT
Harvard's admissions trial: The value of a Harvard diploma - CBS News


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Harvard's admissions trial: The value of a Harvard diploma
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Harvard's admission process is under trial, with the Ivy League college defending itself from allegations it discriminates against Asian Americans. Whatever the outcome, it won't change the underlying fact that a Harvard degree remains one of the most ...
The week identity politics ate itselfThe Boston Globe
More secrets to Harvard's admission process revealedPhilly.com
Dockets, ratings and 'tips': How Harvard admissions selects a studentWashington Post
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Trump Administration Sends Conflicting Signals on Saudi Arabia
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 01:28:12 GMT
Trump Administration Sends Conflicting Signals on Saudi Arabia

The C.I.A. director is helping the Turkish government with its inquiry into the killing of Jamal Khashoggi, and the Treasury secretary held a wide-ranging meeting with the Saudi crown prince.
Security Images Show Khashoggi and Fiancée in His Final Hours
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 22:07:16 GMT
Security Images Show Khashoggi and Fiancée in His Final Hours

The images were published by the Turkish media as part of the continuing leaks from the investigation into the journalist’s death inside the Saudi Consulate.
Jamal Khashoggi Body Double Created False Trail in Turkey, Surveillance Images Suggest
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 00:42:36 GMT
Jamal Khashoggi Body Double Created False Trail in Turkey, Surveillance Images Suggest

The use of a body double suggests a premeditated plan to cover up the Saudi journalist’s disappearance — another hole in the Saudi narrative.
Trump and G.O.P. Candidates Brandish Race and Immigration to Sway Close Election
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 00:16:51 GMT
Trump and G.O.P. Candidates Brandish Race and Immigration to Sway Close Election

The president’s unsubstantiated charge that “unknown Middle Easterners” were part of the migrant caravan was an escalation of his efforts to stoke fears ahead of the Nov. 6 vote.
‘Anything Is Better Than Returning’: Migrant Caravan Heads North
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 14:39:22 GMT
‘Anything Is Better Than Returning’: Migrant Caravan Heads North

Thousands of Central American migrants are making their way to the U.S. border to flee violence at home. It is the region’s largest so-called caravan on record.
Fact Check of the Day: Trump’s Evidence-Free Claims About the Migrant Caravan
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 21:36:49 GMT
Fact Check of the Day: Trump’s Evidence-Free Claims About the Migrant Caravan

On Twitter on Monday, President Trump said that “unknown Middle Easterners” had infiltrated the caravan. That and almost all of his other assertions were inaccurate, misleading or incomplete.
Jon Tester Is a Big Guy in Big Sky Country. He Hopes That’s Enough.
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 00:50:38 GMT
Jon Tester Is a Big Guy in Big Sky Country. He Hopes That’s Enough.

Once considered a favorite in the contest for his Senate seat in Montana, Mr. Tester is now at risk.
Stacey Abrams’s Burning of Georgia Flag With Confederate Symbol Surfaces on Eve of Debate
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 00:38:08 GMT
Stacey Abrams’s Burning of Georgia Flag With Confederate Symbol Surfaces on Eve of Debate

As a college student, more than a quarter-century ago, Ms. Abrams joined in the burning of the state flag, which at the time was viewed by many as a lingering symbol of white supremacy.
Presiding Over the Harvard Admissions Trial: A Judge Who Was Rejected From Harvard
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 00:44:20 GMT
Presiding Over the Harvard Admissions Trial: A Judge Who Was Rejected From Harvard

Judge Allison D. Burroughs tried but failed to get into Harvard. Still, both sides in the ongoing case think she’ll rule with an even hand.
California’s Underwater Forests Are Being Eaten by the ‘Cockroaches of the Ocean’
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 01:53:39 GMT
California’s Underwater Forests Are Being Eaten by the ‘Cockroaches of the Ocean’

Climate change is ravaging California’s underwater kelp forests. That’s caused what one scientist called a “perfect storm” in the ecosystem.
Joachim Ronneberg, Leader of Raid That Thwarted a Nazi Atomic Bomb, Dies at 99
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 01:19:03 GMT
Joachim Ronneberg, Leader of Raid That Thwarted a Nazi Atomic Bomb, Dies at 99

The Norwegian resistance fighter commanded a daring World War II mission to blow up a heavy-water plant and help sabotage Hitler’s nuclear program.
Migrant Caravan, Transgender Rights, Khashoggi: Your Monday Evening Briefing
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 22:30:33 GMT
Migrant Caravan, Transgender Rights, Khashoggi: Your Monday Evening Briefing

Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.
Asia and Australia Edition: Khashoggi, Pets in China, Taiwan: Your Tuesday Briefing
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 21:18:53 GMT
Why the Arab World Needs Democracy Now
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 23:32:07 GMT
Why the Arab World Needs Democracy Now

In April Jamal Khashoggi gave this speech, saying the dangerous idea of the benevolent autocrat, the just dictator, is being revived in the Arab world.
Donald Trump Is Lyin’ Up a Storm
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 23:57:10 GMT
Donald Trump Is Lyin’ Up a Storm

Is there an election coming up, or something?
Attack of the Right-Wing Snowflakes
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 00:46:52 GMT
Attack of the Right-Wing Snowflakes

Angry men go to court to silence their critics.
To the Next ‘BBQ Becky’: Don't Call 911. Call 1-844-WYT-FEAR.
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 21:38:16 GMT
To the Next ‘BBQ Becky’: Don't Call 911. Call 1-844-WYT-FEAR.

A new emergency hotline for when it’s not an emergency, just harassment.
Arms and the Very Bad Men
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 21:25:45 GMT
Arms and the Very Bad Men

Trump’s rationale for going easy on Saudi Arabia is a shameful lie.
The Materialist Party
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 22:59:26 GMT
The Materialist Party

The Democrats fail to take on Trumpism.
The Trump Administration’s Hard Choices on Saudi Arabia
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 00:03:04 GMT
The Trump Administration’s Hard Choices on Saudi Arabia

In responding to the death of Jamal Khashoggi, the U.S. should balance its values with its national interests.
Trump Cannot Define Away My Existence
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 10:00:04 GMT
Trump Cannot Define Away My Existence

The administration seems to think transgender people like me are as imaginary as hippogriffs.
Migraines and Me: A Love Story?
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 19:00:03 GMT
Migraines and Me: A Love Story?

With a prospective cure in sight, I’m suddenly wondering who I’d be without my headaches.
Readers’ Favorite Protest Songs: A Call to Make Some Noise
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 19:29:27 GMT
Readers’ Favorite Protest Songs: A Call to Make Some Noise

From Pete Seeger to Public Enemy, the music that inspires our readers to take a stand.
John Prine: American Oracle
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 19:41:01 GMT
John Prine: American Oracle

He wrote his first protest song in 1968, but this country has never needed him more than it does now.
How Many Space Stations Does This Planet Need?
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 18:56:32 GMT
How Many Space Stations Does This Planet Need?

The Trump administration wants to shift to a capitalist free-for-all in orbit. But the readiness of commercial space outposts to take NASA’s place is far from certain.
A New Option for N.B.A. Prospects: The Million-Dollar Intern
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 22:15:33 GMT
A New Option for N.B.A. Prospects: The Million-Dollar Intern

Darius Bazley, a top basketball prospect, is skipping college and charting a new path for draft prep: earning $1 million as an intern for New Balance.
Metropolitan Diary: ‘Too Far Away to Grab Onto the Pole, She Caught My Eye With a Panicked Look’
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 07:00:05 GMT
Metropolitan Diary: ‘Too Far Away to Grab Onto the Pole, She Caught My Eye With a Panicked Look’

Heading downtown on a crowded No. 4, sweeping off the steps on a quiet Brooklyn street and more reader tales from New York City in this week’s Metropolitan Diary.
In Murder of Upper West Side Woman, Police Seek Female Neighbor
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 00:49:32 GMT
In Murder of Upper West Side Woman, Police Seek Female Neighbor

Susan Trott was found dead on Sunday inside her apartment with no signs of a break-in. Police want to question a female neighbor about the slaying.
Trilobites: Microplastics Find Their Way Into Your Gut, a Pilot Study Finds
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 22:00:04 GMT
Trilobites: Microplastics Find Their Way Into Your Gut, a Pilot Study Finds

Researchers looked for microplastics in stool samples of people from eight countries. “The results were astonishing,” they said.
Taiwan Seeks Cause of Its Worst Rail Crash in Decades
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 12:57:17 GMT
Taiwan Seeks Cause of Its Worst Rail Crash in Decades

The conductor of a train that crashed in northern Taiwan, killing 18 people, had reported problems with the power system, the local news media said.
Lawrence Krauss to Retire From Arizona State After Sexual Misconduct Accusations
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 22:07:13 GMT
Lawrence Krauss to Retire From Arizona State After Sexual Misconduct Accusations

The university found that Dr. Krauss, a prominent theoretical physicist professor, grabbed a woman’s chest in 2016. He denied he “harassed or assaulted anyone.”
Immigrant Detained While Delivering Pizza in June Is Arrested and Accused of Assault
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 22:25:09 GMT
Immigrant Detained While Delivering Pizza in June Is Arrested and Accused of Assault

The undocumented immigrant, who had faced deportation to Ecuador, was arrested and charged with criminal mischief in an incident involving his wife.
The Day John Kelly and Corey Lewandowski Squared Off Outside the Oval Office
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 23:49:28 GMT
The Day John Kelly and Corey Lewandowski Squared Off Outside the Oval Office

The February altercation reflects the often chaotic atmosphere the president is willing to tolerate in the White House as well as the degree to which his chief of staff’s temper can be provoked.
News Analysis: Trump May Revive the Cold War, but China Could Change the Dynamics
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 19:38:04 GMT
News Analysis: Trump May Revive the Cold War, but China Could Change the Dynamics

Trump’s decision to dump a missile-control treaty seems to end an important period of arms control — which did not include China. But Europe is not happy.
The Trade War’s Latest Casualties: China’s Coddled Cats and Dogs
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 17:55:29 GMT
The Trade War’s Latest Casualties: China’s Coddled Cats and Dogs

Some Chinese pet owners don’t trust local food and will even taste it themselves before serving it. For them, the fight means fewer and pricier choices.
I’ve Interviewed 300 High Achievers About Their Morning Routines. Here’s What I’ve Learned.
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 13:20:38 GMT
I’ve Interviewed 300 High Achievers About Their Morning Routines. Here’s What I’ve Learned.

Your morning routine should suit your needs, but there are some habits everyone should try.
What to Cook: What to Cook This Week
Sun, 21 Oct 2018 14:30:00 GMT
What to Cook: What to Cook This Week

David Tanis has a new recipe for brats with apples and onions, and Melissa Clark one for a lemon almond cake. Make those this week.
Editors’ Choice: 8 New Books We Recommend This Week
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 18:12:23 GMT
Editors’ Choice: 8 New Books We Recommend This Week

Suggested reading from critics and editors at The New York Times.
For a Safer, Easier Winter, Prep Your Home Now
Thu, 18 Oct 2018 21:54:52 GMT
For a Safer, Easier Winter, Prep Your Home Now

Wirecutter has advice on snow shovels, snow blowers and emergency gear to get you ready before the snow flies.
Travel Tips: Should You Tip Your Uber Driver? If So, How Much?
Thu, 04 Oct 2018 00:33:06 GMT
Travel Tips: Should You Tip Your Uber Driver? If So, How Much?

Uber added tipping to its app just over a year ago, and other rideshare services have allowed riders to tip their drivers for longer than that. But do drivers expect you to tip? Do they rely on them?
A Sweaty Night Out in London’s New Jazz Scene
Sat, 20 Oct 2018 08:38:07 GMT
A Sweaty Night Out in London’s New Jazz Scene

A new generation of players is challenging the genre’s stuffy reputation. Ezra Collective, a five-piece band, is one of the scene’s breakout acts.
This Playwright Has Been Listening to Her Mother
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 18:09:08 GMT
This Playwright Has Been Listening to Her Mother

Jaclyn Backhaus’s new play sounds like the story of a Punjabi-American of her generation, and it is. But it also draws on her mother’s fraught family.
Cynthia Erivo Is One Step Closer to the EGOT Club
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 14:00:04 GMT
Cynthia Erivo Is One Step Closer to the EGOT Club

Erivo talks about her first movies, “Bad Times at the El Royale” and “Widows”; crying at “The Color Purple”; and taking on Harriet Tubman.
Review: ‘Gloria: A Life,’ Starring Ms. Steinem and Her Audience
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 01:45:03 GMT
Review: ‘Gloria: A Life,’ Starring Ms. Steinem and Her Audience

Emily Mann’s stage biography of the feminist trailblazer is more of a historical pageant than a play, but what happens at the end is riveting drama.
Review: A Pianist’s Profound Vision of ‘Life,’ in Just 2 Hours
Sun, 21 Oct 2018 20:52:02 GMT
Review: A Pianist’s Profound Vision of ‘Life,’ in Just 2 Hours

Igor Levit played selections from his latest album, “Life,” in a probing and poignant recital at Zankel Hall.
Matter: Researchers Explore a Cancer Paradox
Thu, 18 Oct 2018 18:00:04 GMT
Matter: Researchers Explore a Cancer Paradox

Healthy cells carry a surprising number of cancer-linked mutations, but they don’t turn into tumors. What’s holding them back?
Advice From Health Care’s Power Users
Sat, 20 Oct 2018 09:00:01 GMT
Advice From Health Care’s Power Users

When you’re sick, the health care system can be scary and confusing. But in a recent survey, seriously ill Americans shared some hard-won wisdom.
How the Blockchain Could Break Big Tech’s Hold on A.I.
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 15:22:03 GMT
How the Blockchain Could Break Big Tech’s Hold on A.I.

Several start-ups hope to use the technology introduced by Bitcoin to give broader access to the data and algorithms behind artificial intelligence.
Trilobites: With Piranha-Like Teeth, This Prehistoric Predator Never Bit Off More Than It Could Chew
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 12:21:14 GMT
Trilobites: With Piranha-Like Teeth, This Prehistoric Predator Never Bit Off More Than It Could Chew

A fossil discovered in southern Germany is the earliest known flesh-eating bony fish.
Get to know the Sartell-St. Stephen school board candidates and their election priorities
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 19:22:31 -0400
Get to know the Sartell-St. Stephen school board candidates and their election priorities

Three seats are up for election to Sartell-St. Stephen school board this year. Hear from the five candidates what their priorities are for the district.
      
 
 
St. Cloud's temporary, community-built skate park opens
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 14:03:58 -0400
St. Cloud's temporary, community-built skate park opens

Members of the local skating community have banded together with the city's blessing to create a community-built temporary skate park in St. Cloud.
      
 
 
Clearwater man accused of making and selling meth
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 16:03:25 -0400
Clearwater man accused of making and selling meth

Bryan Jonathan Peterson, 35, has been charged with 7 felony counts on suspicion of manufacturing methamphetamine and selling additional drugs.
      
 
 
What to know about the House 13A race: Jim Read v. Lisa Demuth
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 09:15:41 -0400
What to know about the House 13A race: Jim Read v. Lisa Demuth

A professor and school board member face off. Here's where they differ on guns, healthcare, education and more.
      
 
 
Brace yourselves, winter is coming: Here's what should be in your car in case of emergency
Sun, 21 Oct 2018 19:00:05 -0400
Brace yourselves, winter is coming: Here's what should be in your car in case of emergency

Want to keep you and your family safe on winter drives? Here's everything you need to know about what to keep in your car and how to stay prepared.
      
 
 
23,000 meals and counting: Parent-led group hopes to help more hungry kids
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 08:00:09 -0400
23,000 meals and counting: Parent-led group hopes to help more hungry kids

Group has the capacity to help more kids in more schools, but needs more funding to do so
      
 
 
Courts Watch: Wrong-way driver pleads guilty to vehicular homicide in two deaths
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 17:51:19 -0400
Courts Watch: Wrong-way driver pleads guilty to vehicular homicide in two deaths

Sentences, pleas and other developments in local cases
      
 
 
The numbers behind Mega Millions: Why lottery jackpots are getting bigger
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 09:07:20 -0400
The numbers behind Mega Millions: Why lottery jackpots are getting bigger

In 2015, lottery officials began making changes to help lottery jackpots skyrocket. The odds of winning big have decreased, but the number of people entering is on the rise.
      
 
 
Stearns Sheriff: Paynesville shed fire causes $40,000 in damage
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 12:18:23 -0400
Stearns Sheriff: Paynesville shed fire causes $40,000 in damage

A Sunday shed fire destroyed the structure and its contents on Sunday afternoon.
      
 
 
30 years later, Scheierl takes stand to describe Heinrich assault
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 18:48:59 -0400
30 years later, Scheierl takes stand to describe Heinrich assault

Jared Scheierl testified in Stearns County court Friday afternoon about being assaulted by Danny Heinrich.
      
 
 
Cast your vote for the SCTimes Athlete of the Week
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 20:59:58 -0400
Cast your vote for the SCTimes Athlete of the Week

You determine the winner by voting in our online poll. Voting is open until 9 a.m. Tuesday. Look for the winner Thursday.
      
 
 
In Business: Oakmont Capital Services employees receive national recognition
Sun, 21 Oct 2018 09:00:09 -0400
In Business: Oakmont Capital Services employees receive national recognition

Minser Chiropractic honored, Marco purchases ETC ComputerLand, Senior funding leader joins Stantec, Rapp joins BerganKDV
      
 
 
Trump administration may end legal recognition of transgender Americans, NYT reports
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 08:45:23 -0400
Trump administration may end legal recognition of transgender Americans, NYT reports

The Trump administration may move to rigidly define gender as a fixed status determined at birth, The New York Times reported.
      
 
 
Researchers just found a bizarre 'headless chicken monster' swimming deep in the Antarctic Ocean
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 08:31:57 -0400
Researchers just found a bizarre 'headless chicken monster' swimming deep in the Antarctic Ocean

Yes, this is a real creature that was spotted in the Antarctic Ocean. It's apparently a type of sea cucumber.
      
 
 
Deaths
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 20:59:44 -0400
Deaths

Deaths reported Monday to the St. Cloud Times
      
 
 
Sheriff seeks details about infant murder suspect's past relationships
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 12:53:54 -0400
Sheriff seeks details about infant murder suspect's past relationships

Benton County Sheriff Troy Heck is looking for patterns of violent behavior or suspicious injuries to a child in James Joseph Robert Wood's past
      
 
 
Fitzthum is a well-rounded candidate for mayor
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 18:25:37 -0400
Fitzthum is a well-rounded candidate for mayor

We are proud to say that Ryan Fitzthum is well-rounded, hardworking and completely committed to the city of Sartell.
      
 
 
2-minute drill: Johnnies move up to 4th in poll
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 18:14:24 -0400
2-minute drill: Johnnies move up to 4th in poll

The St. John's football team is now 4th in the national poll by D3football.com and is 5th in the American Football Coaches Association Poll
      
 
 
Bring truth and dignity back to politics
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 18:00:10 -0400
Bring truth and dignity back to politics

I hope that somehow, someway future generations will find a way to bring truth and dignity back into the political arena.
      
 
 
Re-elect Braun to Sauk Rapids-Rice school board
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 18:00:10 -0400
Re-elect Braun to Sauk Rapids-Rice school board

We are so fortunate to have someone with her level of commitment working on our district's behalf since 2006.
      
 
 
Choose Dave Bentrud for Stearns County Sheriff
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 18:00:10 -0400
Choose Dave Bentrud for Stearns County Sheriff

Chief Dave Bentrud has my family's support and deserves to be our next Stearns County Sheriff.
      
 
 
Joe Perske will work toward affordable health care
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 18:00:10 -0400
Joe Perske will work toward affordable health care

Perske's health care platform makes him the best choice to fix our health care problems.
      
 
 
Tarryl Clark has the experience needed to be commissioner
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 18:00:10 -0400
Tarryl Clark has the experience needed to be commissioner

She is a hard worker, she looks to get the best value for our tax dollars, she is respectful and works with all.
      
 
 
Howe will protect our rural voice
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 18:00:10 -0400
Howe will protect our rural voice

Jeff Howe is the candidate who will defend true conservative values.
      
 
 
Soyka's energy and enthusiasm what we need
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 18:00:10 -0400
Soyka's energy and enthusiasm what we need

His energy and enthusiasm are what we need to lead our county into the future.
      
 
 
Vote ‘Yes’ to support Sartell-St. Stephen education innovation
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 18:00:10 -0400
Vote ‘Yes’ to support Sartell-St. Stephen education innovation

Please join me and vote yes to invest in the future of our community.
      
 
 
Prep playoffs dominate Times' live sports coverage this week
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 15:14:09 -0400
Prep playoffs dominate Times' live sports coverage this week

Prep football sections start Tuesday with games at Tech, Apollo. Volleyball, soccer also in the mix later in week
      
 
 
Area prep football playoffs taking shape
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 09:46:09 -0400
Area prep football playoffs taking shape

Becker, Tech, Apollo play at home Tuesday. Foley, Rocori, Sartell on road; Sauk Rapids gets bye,
      
 
 
Shotguns, accessories evolve to offer deer hunters more distance, better accuracy
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 09:05:04 -0400
Shotguns, accessories evolve to offer deer hunters more distance, better accuracy

Scopes, barrels, slugs all help extend range and accuracy of shotguns compared to years ago
      
 
 
Area scoreboard: Results for Sunday, October 21, 2018
Sun, 21 Oct 2018 18:27:06 -0400
Area scoreboard: Results for Sunday, October 21, 2018

Area scoreboard: Results for Sunday, October 21, 2018
      
 
 
Poignant night for Behl family
Wed, 3 Oct 2018 00:14:29 -0400
Poignant night for Behl family

Madisen Behl (left) and her mom, Melissa Behl, talk about Madisen's cancer fight. She was diagnosed this summer with myelofibrosis, a rare form of leukemia.
      
 
 
Watch: SCSU Sports Chat with Mick Hatten (10-3-18)
Wed, 3 Oct 2018 16:40:57 -0400
Watch: SCSU Sports Chat with Mick Hatten (10-3-18)

St. Cloud State men's and women's hockey coaches and athletes are the focus of this week's chat.
      
 
 
Gilkerson responds to Gudmundson's Wetterling news conference
Tue, 2 Oct 2018 13:27:26 -0400
Gilkerson responds to Gudmundson's Wetterling news conference

Steve Gilkerson, former FBI Special Agent, responds to Stearn County Sheriff Don Gudmundson's news conference regarding the Wetterling investigation.
      
 
 
Costco Comes to St. Cloud — a timeline
Fri, 28 Sep 2018 15:02:45 -0400
Costco Comes to St. Cloud — a timeline

St. Cloud Mayor Dave Kleis announced plans to redevelop part of Heritage Park in August 2017. Costco plans to open its warehouse in summer 2019.
      
 
 
SCSU defenseman discusses Larson's personality
Thu, 27 Sep 2018 19:46:29 -0400
SCSU defenseman discusses Larson's personality

Jimmy Schuldt, a three-year captain, talks about doing 2 NCHC Media Days, impressions of his new head coach, motivation for the Huskies this season
      
 
 
Sauk Rapids back discusses homecoming victory
Sat, 29 Sep 2018 00:02:13 -0400
Sauk Rapids back discusses homecoming victory

Senior running back J.D. Bates gives his take on Sauk Rapids' 42-13 victory over Sartell.
      
 
 
Prep playoffs dominate Times' live sports coverage this week
Sun, 21 Oct 2018 16:00:08 -0400
Prep playoffs dominate Times' live sports coverage this week

Prep football sections start Tuesday with games at Tech, Apollo. Volleyball, soccer also in the mix later in week
      
 
 
St. Cloud woman hospitalized after hit-and-run crash
Sun, 21 Oct 2018 15:22:03 -0400
St. Cloud woman hospitalized after hit-and-run crash

The crash report said the woman who ran the red light hit the other car and continued to drive away from the scene.
      
 
 
These are the St. Cloud Hospital births from Oct. 11-17
Sun, 21 Oct 2018 09:00:09 -0400
These are the St. Cloud Hospital births from Oct. 11-17

Births reported Oct. 11-17 at St. Cloud Hospital
      
 
 
Rescue pets of the week: Brownie and Soco
Sun, 21 Oct 2018 07:00:08 -0400
Rescue pets of the week: Brownie and Soco

Brownie quickly became one of the staff’s favorites because of her endearing and chatty personality.
      
 
 
5 Huskies score, Wildcats held to 10 shots, SCSU sweeps
Sat, 20 Oct 2018 22:44:22 -0400
5 Huskies score, Wildcats held to 10 shots, SCSU sweeps

12 SCSU players have at least 1 point in 5-0 win over Northern Michigan
      
 
 
Area scoreboard: Results for Saturday, October 20, 2018
Sat, 20 Oct 2018 21:38:38 -0400
Area scoreboard: Results for Saturday, October 20, 2018

Area scoreboard: Results for Saturday, October 20, 2018
      
 
 
St. Cloud State has big 2nd quarter in homecoming football victory
Sat, 20 Oct 2018 19:22:03 -0400
St. Cloud State has big 2nd quarter in homecoming football victory

Huskies have 448 yards of total offense in 34-14 victory over Peacocks
      
 
 
Minnesota attorney general hopeful: 'We're going to retire Keith Ellison from politics'
Sat, 20 Oct 2018 18:51:13 -0400
Minnesota attorney general hopeful: 'We're going to retire Keith Ellison from politics'

GOP candidate Doug Wardlow made a campaign stop in St. Cloud Saturday, asking supporters to 'finish strong.'
      
 
 
Johnnies find a freshman back to trust in Trost
Sat, 20 Oct 2018 22:53:53 -0400
Johnnies find a freshman back to trust in Trost

Henry Trost, in his first year with No. 5 St. John's, piles up 211 yards in offense in a 57-7 victory over St. Olaf
      
 
 
'Simply irresponsible': Air Force spent $326,000 on coffee cups it kept breaking
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 18:34:04 -0400
'Simply irresponsible': Air Force spent $326,000 on coffee cups it kept breaking

The cups, which reheat beverages in-flight and cost $1,280 a piece, have a breakable handle that's not purchasable separately, a spokesman said.
      
 
 
Recall hits millions of pounds of food from Harris Teeter, 7-Eleven, Kroger and more
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 15:36:13 -0400
Recall hits millions of pounds of food from Harris Teeter, 7-Eleven, Kroger and more

Ready-to-eat foods at retailers such as Harris Teeter, Kroger and Walmart have been recalled over risk of listeria and salmonella contamination.
      
 
 
John Gagliardi: 409 wins brought fame
Sun, 7 Oct 2018 12:23:19 -0400
John Gagliardi: 409 wins brought fame

John's Gagliardi's achievements on the field brought him fame, but it didn't seem to change him.
      
 
 
Mansion on the market: All the space one could need
Sun, 7 Oct 2018 12:25:17 -0400
Mansion on the market: All the space one could need

This 34-acre property in Melrose ably meets all space needs, and the warm, inviting custom-built home does so with style.
      
 
 
Tech beats Apollo in Volleyball
Tue, 2 Oct 2018 23:51:30 -0400
Tech beats Apollo in Volleyball

Tech beats Apollo in Volleyball 3-1
      
 
 
Sauk Rapids over Sartell in homecoming game
Fri, 28 Sep 2018 23:19:21 -0400
Sauk Rapids over Sartell in homecoming game

Sauk Rapids over Sartell in homecoming game
      
 
 
Cathedral take on Sauk Rapids in boys soccer
Sat, 29 Sep 2018 18:28:49 -0400
Cathedral take on Sauk Rapids in boys soccer

Cathedral take on Sauk Rapids in boys soccer
      
 
 
On the wings of paper cranes, 11-year-old pianist rebounds from brain hemorrhage
Thu, 27 Sep 2018 17:00:00 -0400
On the wings of paper cranes, 11-year-old pianist rebounds from brain hemorrhage

St. John's Academy junior Cecilia Maus-Conn is selling paper cranes — based on a Japanese legend — to raise money, support for Eliana Szabo
      
 
 
What the life of a local business taught its owner about grief, healing and moving on
Fri, 14 Sep 2018 00:00:06 -0400
What the life of a local business taught its owner about grief, healing and moving on

She healed herself by healing others: In the wake of her son's tragic death, Kristine Brugh opened Spa Nala in 2014. Its doors closed on Aug. 31.
     
 
 
Former FBI agent addresses sheriffs statements following Wetterling document press conference
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 16:08:56 -0400
Former FBI agent addresses sheriffs statements following Wetterling document press conference

Al Garber speaks following release of investigative files in St. Cloud.
     
 
 
Deceived, isolated and manipulated: Sex trafficking in illicit massage shops
Fri, 25 May 2018 14:18:23 -0400
Deceived, isolated and manipulated: Sex trafficking in illicit massage shops

Waite Park massage business raided in May is one of a half-dozen in the area that regularly advertise on websites known for selling sex
     
 
 
National political stars descend on closely fought Minnesota
Mon, 22, Oct 2018 19:7
National political stars descend on closely fought Minnesota

House Speaker Paul Ryan and Sen. Marco Rubio drummed up support for Minnesota Republican candidates, and former Rep. Gabby Giffords and U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy will be in town to boost Democratic hopefuls.
14-year-long oil spill in Gulf of Mexico may soon rank with worst U.S. spills
Mon, 22, Oct 2018 17:46
14-year-long oil spill in Gulf of Mexico may soon rank with worst U.S. spills

Since 2004, up to 700 barrels per day have spewed 12 miles off Louisiana coast.
Leaked video shows Khashoggi 'body double' after killing
Mon, 22, Oct 2018 18:50
Leaked video shows Khashoggi 'body double' after killing

Just hours after writer Jamal Khashoggi was killed in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul, a man strolled out of the diplomatic post apparently wearing the columnist's clothes as part of a macabre deception to sow confusion over his fate, according to surveillance video leaked Monday.
Wisconsin authorities identify cars in search for Jayme Closs
Mon, 22, Oct 2018 18:19
Wisconsin authorities identify cars in search for Jayme Closs

They said Monday afternoon they still have no motive in the disappearance of 13-year-old Jayme Closs.
Hourcar embraces car-sharing's electric future in the Twin Cities
Mon, 22, Oct 2018 18:37
Hourcar embraces car-sharing's electric future in the Twin Cities

The St. Paul nonprofit is embracing a future fleet of all-electric vehicles and network of metro-area charging stations in a partnership with the utility company Xcel Energy.
Supervalu off stock market for first time since 1967 as $2.9B deal completed
Mon, 22, Oct 2018 19:42
Supervalu off stock market for first time since 1967 as $2.9B deal completed

New owners seek buyers for grocery chains, including Cub Foods.
Injury might force Annexstad to sit out for Gophers against Indiana
Mon, 22, Oct 2018 19:40
Injury might force Annexstad to sit out for Gophers against Indiana

Tanner Morgan would get the call if the true freshman is unable to play after getting hurt at Nebraska.
1 in 300 million chance of winning; 100 percent chance of daydreaming
Mon, 22, Oct 2018 20:54
1 in 300 million chance of winning; 100 percent chance of daydreaming

With the jackpots soaring into the heavens, Minnesotans are streaming to convenience stores for their shot at instant riches — or far more likely, a few hours of fantasizing about what they would do with all that money.
Vikings defense is getting back to what made it great in 2017
Mon, 22, Oct 2018 20:11
Vikings defense is getting back to what made it great in 2017

It is making third-down stops like it did last year.
Fury over reported federal plan targeting transgender people
Mon, 22, Oct 2018 20:8
Fury over reported federal plan targeting transgender people

LGBT leaders across the U.S. reacted with fury Monday to a report that the Trump administration is considering adoption of a new definition of gender that would effectively deny federal recognition and civil rights protections to transgender Americans.
Norwegian leader of raid that thwarted a Nazi atomic bomb dies at 99
Mon, 22, Oct 2018 16:21
Norwegian leader of raid that thwarted a Nazi atomic bomb dies at 99

It was not until the war’s end in 1945 that Ronneberg learned the significance of the raid. Had the raid failed, he concluded, London would have ended up “looking like Hiroshima.”
Senate races: Klobuchar out front; Housley gains on Smith
Mon, 22, Oct 2018 6:3
Senate races: Klobuchar out front; Housley gains on Smith

The Democrats still lead the two U.S. Senate races, but GOP challenger Karin Housley has closed the gap slightly on Tina Smith.
Jeff Lynne's E.L.O. announces first Minnesota show in 38 years
Mon, 22, Oct 2018 12:21
Jeff Lynne's E.L.O. announces first Minnesota show in 38 years

Frontman Lynne finally went back on the road with his "Don't Bring Me Down" hitmaking band last year.
Scoggins: Zimmer, Vikings defense in for a rude wake-up call with Brees
Mon, 22, Oct 2018 20:49
Scoggins: Zimmer, Vikings defense in for a rude wake-up call with Brees

The remarkable Drew Brees became the NFL’s career leading passer earlier this month when he broke Peyton Manning’s record. He is currently at 72,315 yards.
Zimmer: Saints will have 'chip on their shoulder'
Mon, 22, Oct 2018 20:15
Zimmer: Saints will have 'chip on their shoulder'

The teams meet Sunday night after last year’s dramatic "Minneapolis Miracle" playoff victory by the Vikings at U.S. Bank Stadium.
Baldelli has second interview for Twins manager's job
Mon, 22, Oct 2018 18:44
Baldelli has second interview for Twins manager's job

The former Tampa Bay outfielder has been in the Rays organization as a coach and coordinator since retiring as a player in 2010.
Walz, Johnson tax returns show similar financial shape
Mon, 22, Oct 2018 20:48
Walz, Johnson tax returns show similar financial shape

Although the Johnson and Walz households both earn incomes higher than average, the two families are mostly wage earners, and neither uses unusual maneuvers to avoid paying taxes.
St. Paul gene editing firm, Mayo partner to grow human heart cells in pigs
Mon, 22, Oct 2018 17:20
St. Paul gene editing firm, Mayo partner to grow human heart cells in pigs

“The ability to grow human cells in the pig that don’t have the rejection issues? This is a first-of-its-kind initiative,” said Tammy Lee, Recombinetics’ chief executive.
Minnesota rape cases: Rejected by the prosecution
Mon, 22, Oct 2018 10:49
Minnesota rape cases: Rejected by the prosecution

In Minnesota, half of sex assault cases police send to prosecutors never result in charges. Prosecutors reject cases that include DNA evidence, witnesses, and sometimes even confessions, records show.
Medtronic founder Earl Bakken has died in his Hawaii home
Mon, 22, Oct 2018 10:6
Medtronic founder Earl Bakken has died in his Hawaii home

Earl Bakken invented the pacemaker in Minneapolis and started Medtronic in 1949.
Delta proposes a nonstop flight between MSP and Shanghai
Mon, 22, Oct 2018 19:18
Delta proposes a nonstop flight between MSP and Shanghai

If approved, Delta’s daily MSP to Shanghai route could start in 2020.
The Latest: Mnuchin meets with embattled Saudi crown prince
Mon, 22, Oct 2018 16:25
The Latest: Mnuchin meets with embattled Saudi crown prince

The latest on the fallout from the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi at the kingdom's consulate in Istanbul (all times local):
Paul Douglas: Storm pushing through the north metro
Wed, 21, Sep 2016 19:35
Paul Douglas: Storm pushing through the north metro

Wind gusts up to 60 mph and 1" hail are part of some heavy downpours.
Against all odds, Phil Collins rocks first Twin Cities concert in 26 years
Mon, 22, Oct 2018 10:0
Against all odds, Phil Collins rocks first Twin Cities concert in 26 years

Despite physical ailments, the veteran star pleased with a terrific band and ’80s favorites.
Paul Krugman Warns Trump Is Poised To Disregard Democratic House Victory
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 02:59:36 -0400
Paul Krugman Warns Trump Is Poised To Disregard Democratic House Victory

Paul Krugman Warns Trump Is Poised To Disregard Democratic House VictoryNew York Times columnist Paul Krugman fears that President Donald Trump's


Jamal Khashoggi's Fiancée Put Under 24-Hour Police Protection In Turkey
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 05:15:05 -0400
Jamal Khashoggi's Fiancée Put Under 24-Hour Police Protection In Turkey

Jamal Khashoggi's Fiancée Put Under 24-Hour Police Protection In TurkeyHatice Cengiz, the fiancee of slain Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, has reportedly been placed under 24-hour police protection in Turkey.


Kmart employee gives emotional announcement before the store closed permanently
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 10:46:09 -0400
Kmart employee gives emotional announcement before the store closed permanently

Kmart employee gives emotional announcement before the store closed permanentlyThe once-beloved American retailer Sears Holdings filed for bankruptcy earlier


Costa Rica Rafting Accident Leaves 5 Dead, Including 4 American Bachelor Party Attendees
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 14:37:23 -0400
Costa Rica Rafting Accident Leaves 5 Dead, Including 4 American Bachelor Party Attendees

Costa Rica Rafting Accident Leaves 5 Dead, Including 4 American Bachelor Party AttendeesA white-water rafting excursion in Costa Rica turned deadly on Saturday when


World’s Longest Sea Bridge Brings China Closer to Hong Kong
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 17:00:00 -0400
World’s Longest Sea Bridge Brings China Closer to Hong Kong

World’s Longest Sea Bridge Brings China Closer to Hong KongThe $15 billion, 55-kilometer (34-mile) bridge, which Xinhua says is the world’s longest sea link, opens for business at 9 a.m. Wednesday and is tipped to carry some 29,000 cars and trucks daily between Zhuhai on the mainland and Hong Kong, a former British colony. It also envisions a better marriage between China’s industrial might and its one-party state and the liberal, capitalist bastions of Hong Kong and Macau, which have their own passports, currencies, trade policies, courts and civil rights. The Greater Bay Area could serve as a new growth engine for the capital markets of Hong Kong, the casinos of Macau, formerly a Portuguese colony, and nearby Shenzhen, the economic powerhouse one of Xi’s predecessors, Deng Xiaoping, built on their doorstep almost four decades ago.


Train derails in Taiwan
Sun, 21 Oct 2018 10:47:58 -0400
Train derails in Taiwan

Train derails in TaiwanOne of Taiwan’s fastest passenger trains derailed Sunday on a curve along a popular weekend route, killing at least 18 people and injuring more than 170 others, authorities said. The Puyuma express was carrying more than 360 passengers from a suburb of Taipei in the north to Taitung, a city on Taiwan’s southeast coast, when it went off the tracks shortly before 5 p.m., the government said in a statement.


US, Turkey to soon begin joint patrols in north Syria
Sun, 21 Oct 2018 13:56:46 -0400
US, Turkey to soon begin joint patrols in north Syria

US, Turkey to soon begin joint patrols in north SyriaAL-UDEID AIR BASE, Qatar (AP) — Turkish and American troops could begin conducting joint patrols in a matter of days around the northern Syrian city of Manbij within the coming days, the top U.S. commander for the Middle East said Sunday.


The Yenko Chevrolet Camaro Returns with up to 1000 Horsepower
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 11:12:00 -0400
The Yenko Chevrolet Camaro Returns with up to 1000 Horsepower

The Yenko Chevrolet Camaro Returns with up to 1000 HorsepowerIt's also available with only 835 horses.


Dozens Injured After Floor Collapses During Party Near Clemson University
Sun, 21 Oct 2018 15:57:05 -0400
Dozens Injured After Floor Collapses During Party Near Clemson University

Dozens Injured After Floor Collapses During Party Near Clemson UniversityCLEMSON, S.C. (AP) -- The floor of a condominium clubhouse near Clemson


US pullout from nuclear treaty with Russia also targets China: Trump
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 20:02:12 -0400
US pullout from nuclear treaty with Russia also targets China: Trump

US pullout from nuclear treaty with Russia also targets China: TrumpPresident Donald Trump said Monday that his decision to withdraw from a decades-old atomic accord with Russia was also driven by a need to respond to China's nuclear build-up. "Until people come to their senses, we will build it up," Trump told reporters Monday at the White House, referring to the US nuclear arsenal. Beijing is not a signatory to the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF).


Woman filmed harassing family for speaking Spanish at Virginia restaurant
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 13:40:00 -0400
Woman filmed harassing family for speaking Spanish at Virginia restaurant

Woman filmed harassing family for speaking Spanish at Virginia restaurantA woman has been filmed verbally abusing a family of Guatemalan tourists during a meal at a Virginia restaurant after hearing them speaking Spanish. The unidentified white woman was caught on camera unleashing a racially charged and profanity-laden verbal attack at the family at Andy’s Restaurant in Lovettsville. The victim, who asked to remain anonymous, said the woman approached the family and asked to see their passports.


Christine Blasey Ford's Testimony Quotes Were Graffitied On Yale Law School Steps
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 13:41:51 -0400
Christine Blasey Ford's Testimony Quotes Were Graffitied On Yale Law School Steps

Christine Blasey Ford's Testimony Quotes Were Graffitied On Yale Law School StepsThe entrance to Yale University Law School, one of the most famous and


UK foreign minister: Saudi claim on Khashoggi death not credible
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 15:36:45 -0400
UK foreign minister: Saudi claim on Khashoggi death not credible

UK foreign minister: Saudi claim on Khashoggi death not credibleBritish foreign minister Jeremy Hunt said on Monday it was not credible for Saudi authorities to claim that journalist Jamal Khashoggi died in a fight. "The claim that Mr Khashoggi died in a fight does not amount to a credible explanation," Hunt told parliament.


On the trail: Does Beto O'Rourke have a chance against Ted Cruz in Texas?
Sun, 21 Oct 2018 09:11:41 -0400
On the trail: Does Beto O'Rourke have a chance against Ted Cruz in Texas?

On the trail: Does Beto O'Rourke have a chance against Ted Cruz in Texas?ABC News' Paula Faris is on the campaign trail with Republican Sen. Ted Cruz and challenger Rep. Beto O'Rourke as they vie for the U.S. Senate in Texas.


Atlantic-Pacific's New Collection At Nordstrom Only Looks Expensive
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 13:14:19 -0400
Atlantic-Pacific's New Collection At Nordstrom Only Looks Expensive

Atlantic-Pacific's New Collection At Nordstrom Only Looks ExpensiveFans of flirty fashion and affordable prices will love the latest collection


Early voting in Texas begins with lines, strong turnout
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 19:41:54 -0400
Early voting in Texas begins with lines, strong turnout

Early voting in Texas begins with lines, strong turnoutAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Early voting opened across Texas on Monday, bringing long lines and record first-day midterm turnout in Houston and complaints about outdated technology slowing people casting ballots elsewhere.


Woman Who Left Toddler on Texas Porch Says She Did Nothing Wrong: 'Everything Blew Out of Proportion'
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 13:22:43 -0400
Woman Who Left Toddler on Texas Porch Says She Did Nothing Wrong: 'Everything Blew Out of Proportion'

Woman Who Left Toddler on Texas Porch Says She Did Nothing Wrong: 'Everything Blew Out of Proportion'Keairra Woods says she was doing the boy's mother a favor, but she gave him the wrong address.


These are the top 10 moneymaking cities from travel and tourism
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 06:17:38 -0400
These are the top 10 moneymaking cities from travel and tourism

These are the top 10 moneymaking cities from travel and tourismA new report reveals that Shanghai made the most money from tourism in 2017, raking in USD $35 billion mostly from domestic visitors. 


Laverne Cox Responds To Possible Trump Anti-Transgender Move: 'I Choose Love Not Fear'
Sun, 21 Oct 2018 16:48:23 -0400
Laverne Cox Responds To Possible Trump Anti-Transgender Move: 'I Choose Love Not Fear'

Laverne Cox Responds To Possible Trump Anti-Transgender Move: 'I Choose Love Not Fear'Actress Laverne Cox condemned a proposal reportedly under consideration by


French Teenager Who Threatened His Teacher With a Fake Gun Was Charged
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 04:58:30 -0400
French Teenager Who Threatened His Teacher With a Fake Gun Was Charged

French Teenager Who Threatened His Teacher With a Fake Gun Was ChargedPresident Emmanuel Macron said threatening a teacher was "unacceptable"


US probe widens after 63 fetuses found at funeral home
Sun, 21 Oct 2018 15:43:44 -0400
US probe widens after 63 fetuses found at funeral home

US probe widens after 63 fetuses found at funeral homePolice in the US city of Detroit have found 63 fetuses at a funeral home during a widening investigation of alleged malpractice at such facilities, US media reported. "This is larger than we might know," The Detroit News quoted Police Chief James Craig as saying. Michigan state regulators suspended the home's license, a week after investigators found the remains of 10 fetuses in a false ceiling at another funeral home in the city.


Yahoo News Explains: The international treatment of journalists
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 14:14:56 -0400
Yahoo News Explains: The international treatment of journalists

Yahoo News Explains: The international treatment of journalistsAccording to the Committee to Protect Journalists, 63 journalists have been killed in 2018 so far. Here's what you need to know about dangers faced by the media in the U.S. and abroad.


Special police force deployed in Nigerian state of Kaduna: Buhari on Twitter
Sun, 21 Oct 2018 14:46:26 -0400
Special police force deployed in Nigerian state of Kaduna: Buhari on Twitter

Special police force deployed in Nigerian state of Kaduna: Buhari on TwitterA special police force has been deployed to flashpoints in the northern state of Kaduna on Sunday in the wake of communal violence over the last few days that has killed 55 people, President Muhammadu Buhari said on Twitter. The Kaduna state government imposed a 24-hour curfew on Sunday after violence broke out on the streets of the state's capital city, also called Kaduna.


At least 30 injured as floor collapses at university fraternity party in South Carolina
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 05:55:00 -0400
At least 30 injured as floor collapses at university fraternity party in South Carolina

At least 30 injured as floor collapses at university fraternity party in South CarolinaDozens of students were taken to hospital after a floor collapsed at a Clemson University fraternity party in South Carolina on Saturday night. At least 30 people were injured when the centre of the dance floor caved in and party-goers dropped into the basement below. “The beat was about to drop and literally the whole floor collapsed,” sophomore student Larissa Stone told The Anderson Independent-Mail.


$1.6B Mega Millions prize due to simple math, some surprises
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 21:41:28 -0400
$1.6B Mega Millions prize due to simple math, some surprises

$1.6B Mega Millions prize due to simple math, some surprisesDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — For all the anticipation about whether someone will finally snag the gigantic Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots, the games come down to two things: simple math — and very long odds.


Palestinian stabs Israeli soldier and is shot dead: military
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 04:55:48 -0400
Palestinian stabs Israeli soldier and is shot dead: military

Palestinian stabs Israeli soldier and is shot dead: militaryA Palestinian stabbed an Israeli soldier and was shot dead by the wounded man and other troops in the Israeli-occupied West Bank on Monday, the military said. In a statement, the military said the incident occurred near the biblical Cave of the Patriarchs, revered by Muslims as the Ibrahimi mosque, in the city of Hebron. Palestinians began a wave of knife and car-ramming attacks in the West Bank and in Israel in 2015, after peace talks with Israel collapsed.


2019 Ford Ranger Production Has Begun, and You Can Preorder One Now
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 12:34:00 -0400
2019 Ford Ranger Production Has Begun, and You Can Preorder One Now

2019 Ford Ranger Production Has Begun, and You Can Preorder One NowIf you submit your order by January, you're guaranteed to get your Ranger by July, Ford says.


Leslie Jones Showed No Mercy As She Hilariously Live-Tweeted ‘The Shape Of Water’
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 13:46:41 -0400
Leslie Jones Showed No Mercy As She Hilariously Live-Tweeted ‘The Shape Of Water’

Leslie Jones Showed No Mercy As She Hilariously Live-Tweeted ‘The Shape Of Water’Guillermo del Toro's "The Shape of Water" may have won the Oscar for Best


6 shot on street near north Florida stadium before NFL game
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 02:02:26 -0400
6 shot on street near north Florida stadium before NFL game

6 shot on street near north Florida stadium before NFL gameSix people have been wounded in a street shooting blocks from the Florida stadium where the NFL's Jacksonville Jaguars play.


Barzani makes comeback on both Kurd, Iraq fronts
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 05:22:14 -0400
Barzani makes comeback on both Kurd, Iraq fronts

Barzani makes comeback on both Kurd, Iraq frontsA year after a disastrous independence vote he had championed in Iraqi Kurdistan, veteran leader Massud Barzani has made a strong comeback both on the home front and in Baghdad. While Iraq's presidency, a ceremonial post, has gone to Barham Saleh of the rival Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK), Barzani's Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) was on Sunday declared the clear winner of the September 30 parliamentary elections in the autonomous region of northern Iraq.


Photographer documents abandoned asylums and psychiatric hospitals
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 08:38:29 -0400
Photographer documents abandoned asylums and psychiatric hospitals

Photographer documents abandoned asylums and psychiatric hospitalsThese eerie images showcase the haunting abandoned asylums that lie dotted across secluded parts of the U.S. and Canada. Intrepid explorer Dave, the man behind the social media presence Freaktography, has spent more than six years documenting these wonders.


Republican strategist: 'Trump is on every ballot' in the midterm elections
Sun, 21 Oct 2018 13:24:16 -0400
Republican strategist: 'Trump is on every ballot' in the midterm elections

Republican strategist: 'Trump is on every ballot' in the midterm electionsThe "This Week" Powerhouse Roundtable analyzes the latest from the week in politics and the upcoming November midterms.


Russia: U.S. Withdrawal From Nuclear Treaty Would Be A ‘Very Dangerous Step’
Sun, 21 Oct 2018 11:21:13 -0400
Russia: U.S. Withdrawal From Nuclear Treaty Would Be A ‘Very Dangerous Step’

Russia: U.S. Withdrawal From Nuclear Treaty Would Be A ‘Very Dangerous Step’The risks to global security could be severe if the U.S. pulls out of the


Teenage suspect in fatal shooting of police officer shot and killed by cops
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 15:32:00 -0400
Teenage suspect in fatal shooting of police officer shot and killed by cops

Teenage suspect in fatal shooting of police officer shot and killed by copsA teenager suspected in the shooting of a Georgia policeman, was himself shot and killed after being pursued by officers. Tafahree Maynard, 18, one of two men charged over the shooting on Saturday of Gwinnett County police Officer Antwan Toney, was followed to a shed close to the town of Snellville, 30 miles east of Atlanta. Police Chief Butch Ayers said the teenager had “failed to comply” with verbal commands after being confronted by officers in the early hours of Monday.


The top 10 largest US Jackpots
Sun, 21 Oct 2018 13:51:20 -0400
The top 10 largest US Jackpots

The top 10 largest US JackpotsLottery players will have a chance at winning an estimated $1.6 billion jackpot in Tuesday night's Mega Millions drawing and an estimated $620 million in Wednesday night's Powerball jackpot.


The 2019 Nissan Maxima Is Getting a New Look
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 09:10:00 -0400
The 2019 Nissan Maxima Is Getting a New Look

The 2019 Nissan Maxima Is Getting a New LookThe updated sedan will have more active-safety tech, and we'll learn the full details at the Los Angeles auto show.


Manchester United does denim with True Religion
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 04:44:34 -0400
Manchester United does denim with True Religion

Manchester United does denim with True ReligionManchester United is breaking into denim wear, with a helping hand from True Religion. The world-famous UK soccer club has teamed up with the LA-based fashion brand on a capsule collection of menswear and womenswear styles set to launch this week. "The range we have collaborated on includes the same attention to detail and craftsmanship that has made True Religion a global brand, creating a new way for our fans to express their support for their club through every day, easy-to-wear apparel," said Manchester United Group Managing Director, Richard Arnold, in a statement.


AstraZeneca's Lynparza shown to put brakes on ovarian cancer
Sun, 21 Oct 2018 10:33:36 -0400
AstraZeneca's Lynparza shown to put brakes on ovarian cancer

AstraZeneca's Lynparza shown to put brakes on ovarian cancerAn AstraZeneca drug that blocks a cancer cell's ability to repair its genetic code greatly reduced the risk of ovarian cancer worsening in a phase III trial, underpinning its lead against two U.S. rivals in the same class. Given as a maintenance therapy to reinforce initial chemotherapy, Lynparza halted or reversed tumor growth in 60 percent of patients three years into the trial. At year four, the progression-free survival (PFS) rate in the Lynparza group was still above 50 percent, against 11 percent for chemotherapy alone.


Jordan wants Israel to return lands leased under 1994 peace deal
Sun, 21 Oct 2018 13:36:16 -0400
Jordan wants Israel to return lands leased under 1994 peace deal

Jordan wants Israel to return lands leased under 1994 peace dealKing Abdullah II announced Sunday that Jordan has notified Israel it wants to reclaim two small plots of territory leased under their 1994 peace deal. "We have informed Israel (that we are putting) an end to the application of the peace treaty annexes regarding Baqura and Ghumar," said the king, quoted by official news agency Petra. The land was leased to Israel for a 25-year renewable period under annexes of the 1994 peace treaty that lay down a one-year notice period, with Jordan retaining sovereignty.


Oreo Candy Canes Are Finally Hitting Shelves
Sun, 21 Oct 2018 15:00:00 -0400
Oreo Candy Canes Are Finally Hitting Shelves

Oreo Candy Canes Are Finally Hitting ShelvesSuddenly, we're SO excited for Christmas.


Beware the Midterm ‘Tail Risk’ to the U.S. Yield Curve
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 10:08:23 -0400
Beware the Midterm ‘Tail Risk’ to the U.S. Yield Curve

Beware the Midterm ‘Tail Risk’ to the U.S. Yield Curve“In our models, there appears too much ‘complacency’ built into the financial markets base case assumption for the outcome of the midterm elections,” he wrote in an Oct. 19 note. While Herrmann didn’t predict a sweep for either party, he wrote that investors should be aware that one is possible.


Twitter Agog At Trump Whopper That Californians Are 'Rioting' Over Sanctuary Cities
Sun, 21 Oct 2018 01:58:04 -0400
Twitter Agog At Trump Whopper That Californians Are 'Rioting' Over Sanctuary Cities

Twitter Agog At Trump Whopper That Californians Are 'Rioting' Over Sanctuary CitiesPresident Donald Trump insisted Saturday at a Nevada campaign rally that


The Latest: Suspect in Georgia officer's death shot, killed
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 12:43:14 -0400
The Latest: Suspect in Georgia officer's death shot, killed

The Latest: Suspect in Georgia officer's death shot, killedSNELLVILLE, Ga. (AP) — The Latest on the fatal shooting of a Georgia police officer (all times local):


Skeletons run amok as Mexico kicks off the Day of the Dead
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 05:39:51 -0400
Skeletons run amok as Mexico kicks off the Day of the Dead

Skeletons run amok as Mexico kicks off the Day of the DeadMexicans parade in costumes and face paint for a pre-Day of the Dead parade in Mexico City. Rough cut (no reporter narration).


School Cook Fired After Serving Students Kangaroo Meat Chili
Sun, 21 Oct 2018 11:54:27 -0400
School Cook Fired After Serving Students Kangaroo Meat Chili

School Cook Fired After Serving Students Kangaroo Meat ChiliHe argues that it's a lean, healthy meat.


Thomas Markle Found Out About Meghan Markle's Baby News From The Radio
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 11:09:17 -0400
Thomas Markle Found Out About Meghan Markle's Baby News From The Radio

Thomas Markle Found Out About Meghan Markle's Baby News From The RadioThomas Markle, Meghan Markle's father, said he found out his daughter and


In photos: Lonely Planet's pick of best cities 2019
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 09:46:05 -0400
Mnuchin dismisses risk of contagion from China's economic slowdown
Sun, 21 Oct 2018 11:28:07 -0400
Mnuchin dismisses risk of contagion from China's economic slowdown

Mnuchin dismisses risk of contagion from China's economic slowdownChina is trying to navigate through multiple challenges after its trade war with the United States sparked a blistering sell-off in domestic stock markets and a steep decline in the yuan versus the dollar, heightening worries about its growth outlook. "I am not concerned about that destabilizing our markets," Mnuchin said in an interview with Reuters in Jerusalem at the start of a Middle East visit and after data on Friday showed a cooling U.S. economy. It marked the weakest year-on-year quarterly gross domestic product growth since the first quarter of 2009 at the height of the global financial crisis.


This foolproof French toast recipe guarantees crisp slices
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 11:05:06 -0400
This foolproof French toast recipe guarantees crisp slices

This foolproof French toast recipe guarantees crisp slicesThis foolproof French toast recipe guarantees crisp, custardy slices by keeping things simple. Stale bread is standard, but we got better (and more efficient) results from oven-dried slices.


Justin Trudeau Signals Canada Could Freeze Saudi Arms Export Contract
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 17:58:59 -0400
Justin Trudeau Signals Canada Could Freeze Saudi Arms Export Contract

Justin Trudeau Signals Canada Could Freeze Saudi Arms Export ContractThe New Democratic Party asked the prime minister Monday why Canada would arm “one of the world’s worst human rights offenders,” with the Middle Eastern nation under intense scrutiny over the death of U.S.-based journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Canada exports armored vehicles, manufactured by General Dynamics Land Systems Canada, to the Kingdom.


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