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Canada: 751 unmarked graves found at residential school
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 17:26:12 GMT
Canada: 751 unmarked graves found at residential school

It is the most significant such discovery to date, a First Nation group in Saskatchewan says.
Miami building collapse: 51 people unaccounted for
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 17:28:04 GMT
Miami building collapse: 51 people unaccounted for

At least one person has died after a 12-storey residential complex in Florida collapsed overnight.
Covid-19: Europe braces for surge in Delta variant
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 16:37:42 GMT
Covid-19: Europe braces for surge in Delta variant

Germany says Europe is "on thin ice" amid warnings Delta could make up 90% of cases by late August.
Belarus opposition head Tikhanovskaya condemns 'sham trial' of husband
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 12:25:39 GMT
Belarus opposition head Tikhanovskaya condemns 'sham trial' of husband

Opposition head Svetlana Tikhanovskaya calls the trial of her husband and five others act of "revenge".
Rudy Giuliani has New York law licence suspended
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 17:46:16 GMT
Rudy Giuliani has New York law licence suspended

The former New York mayor and lawyer to Donald Trump is reprimanded over US election allegations.
Mariam Thompson, love-struck US army linguist, jailed for 23 years
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 10:51:47 GMT
Mariam Thompson, love-struck US army linguist, jailed for 23 years

Mariam Thompson, 62, shared the names of US informants in Iraq to a man linked to Hezbollah.
Dutch PM Rutte: No place in EU for Hungary with anti-LGBT law
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 17:39:13 GMT
Dutch PM Rutte: No place in EU for Hungary with anti-LGBT law

Mark Rutte's comments came at the start of an EU summit as several leaders criticised Hungary's law.
Microsoft unveils Windows 11 operating system
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 15:50:46 GMT
Microsoft unveils Windows 11 operating system

The updated operating system has a new look and will let Android apps run on the Windows desktop.
Adriana Rivas: Pinochet-era suspect loses extradition appeal
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 10:22:47 GMT
Adriana Rivas: Pinochet-era suspect loses extradition appeal

Adriana Rivas, who lives in Australia, is suspected of kidnappings during Pinochet's rule in Chile.
Jammu and Kashmir: Narendra Modi meets regional leaders
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 12:54:16 GMT
Jammu and Kashmir: Narendra Modi meets regional leaders

It is first such meeting since Delhi revoked the region's special status in 2019.
Away goals rule scrapped in Uefa competitions including Champions League
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 17:02:47 GMT
Away goals rule scrapped in Uefa competitions including Champions League

The away goals rule in European club football is to be abolished from the start of next season, Uefa has confirmed.
Astronomers work out when the first stars shone
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 12:59:57 GMT
Astronomers work out when the first stars shone

Called the "cosmic dawn", this period happened between 250 and 350 million years after the Big Bang.
Gold miners stalk Amazon as officials look away
Wed, 23 Jun 2021 23:35:46 GMT
Gold miners stalk Amazon as officials look away

Indigenous villages say they are under attack, as illegal mining and armed violence in the jungle rise.
Britney Spears: Singer's conservatorship case explained
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 00:18:24 GMT
Britney Spears: Singer's conservatorship case explained

The ongoing arrangement has sparked a public backlash from fans who support the #FreeBritney movement.
Benigno Aquino III: The quiet son of Philippine democracy icons
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 08:35:32 GMT
Benigno Aquino III: The quiet son of Philippine democracy icons

The former Philippine president known as "Noynoy" and scion of the Aquino family has died aged 61.
Nigeria child abduction: Kidnappers demand millions for a child's life
Wed, 23 Jun 2021 23:00:43 GMT
Nigeria child abduction: Kidnappers demand millions for a child's life

Kidnappers have seized more than 1,000 students and staff in raids on schools in northern Nigeria since December.
James Bond's French haunts give licence to thrill
Wed, 23 Jun 2021 23:46:25 GMT
James Bond's French haunts give licence to thrill

Agent 007's famous hangouts in France still exist - so what are they like now?
Delta plus variant: Can India prevent third Covid wave?
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 00:33:55 GMT
Delta plus variant: Can India prevent third Covid wave?

Experts say a third wave is inevitable but its impact can be limited with timely decisions.
River Nile dam: Egypt new African allies
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 00:40:48 GMT
River Nile dam: Egypt new African allies

Recent years have seen a dramatic re-engagement with Africa, especially the Nile Basin countries.
US crime: Is America seeing a surge in violence?
Wed, 23 Jun 2021 17:08:17 GMT
US crime: Is America seeing a surge in violence?

As President Biden launches a renewed effort to tackle violent crime, we've looked at trends in the US.
HMS Defender: What will be the fallout from Black Sea incident?
Wed, 23 Jun 2021 19:09:20 GMT
HMS Defender: What will be the fallout from Black Sea incident?

BBC's Frank Gardner looks at what impact the Russia-UK confrontation off Crimea might have for global security.
'It's the craziest thing I ever heard in my life'
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 12:15:41 GMT
'It's the craziest thing I ever heard in my life'

This video was sent by one of the first eyewitnesses on the scene of the Miami building collapse.
'Goodbye Apple Daily': Tears in Hong Kong paper's final hour
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 06:36:25 GMT
'Goodbye Apple Daily': Tears in Hong Kong paper's final hour

Hundreds of supporters chanted slogans and cried as the Hong Kong tabloid prepared its last run.
Ros Atkins looks at the closure of Hong Kong's pro-democracy newspaper Apple Daily
Wed, 23 Jun 2021 23:01:45 GMT
Ros Atkins looks at the closure of Hong Kong's pro-democracy newspaper Apple Daily

Ros Atkins looks at the events that led to the closure of Hong Kong's pro-democracy newspaper Apple Daily.
Russian jets and ships shadow British warship
Wed, 23 Jun 2021 21:09:12 GMT
Russian jets and ships shadow British warship

BBC defence correspondent Jonathan Beale reports from the deck of HMS Defender in the Black Sea as it was harassed by Russia's military.
Why has the Hoover Dam hit an historically low water level?
Wed, 23 Jun 2021 23:01:38 GMT
Why has the Hoover Dam hit an historically low water level?

The largest US reservoir fell to its lowest level in history, threatening water and power supplies.
Education interrupted: Kashmir students climb mountain to cross digital divide
Tue, 22 Jun 2021 23:21:10 GMT
Education interrupted: Kashmir students climb mountain to cross digital divide

Students in a remote village in the Himalayas struggle to access the internet in order to take classes.
Disturbing video: The moment building collapses in Florida
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 16:04:17 GMT
'Can you see my hand?' Little fingers and screaming led a dog walker to a boy trapped inside
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 14:55:38 GMT
'Can you see my hand?' Little fingers and screaming led a dog walker to a boy trapped inside

Out walking his dog after midnight, Nicholas Balboa felt the ground shake.
Surfside: What we know about the building
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 16:54:43 GMT
Surfside: What we know about the building

Dozens of condominiums in a Surfside, Florida, residential tower were destroyed when part of the building collapsed early Thursday.
See the damage: Aerial footage shows building collapse aftermath
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 12:21:36 GMT
See the damage: Aerial footage shows building collapse aftermath

Nicholas Balboa speaks to CNN's Brianna Keilar and John Berman about the collapse of a condo building in Surfside, Florida.
'We just see a cloud of dust:' An intense search and rescue effort is underway in the debris
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 17:51:05 GMT
'We just see a cloud of dust:' An intense search and rescue effort is underway in the debris

Authorities in Miami Beach, Florida, responded to a "partial building collapse" early Thursday morning, Miami-Dade Fire Rescue said.
Biden: 'We have a deal' on infrastructure with bipartisan group of senators
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 17:52:42 GMT
Biden: 'We have a deal' on infrastructure with bipartisan group of senators

• Live updates: Here's what happens next on infrastructure • How Biden's Infrastructure plan would impact key areas of American life • Opinion: The big risk in Biden's democracy gamble
Rudy Giuliani suspended from practicing law in New York state
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 17:33:36 GMT
Pelosi announces the House will establish a select committee to investigate Capitol riot
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 16:16:09 GMT
Pelosi announces the House will establish a select committee to investigate Capitol riot

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced Thursday she will create a select committee to investigate the January 6 attack on the Capitol after Republicans blocked the formation of an independent commission.
Analysis: How Donald Trump is already sabotaging one of Senate Republicans' best takeover chances
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 17:27:10 GMT
Analysis: How Donald Trump is already sabotaging one of Senate Republicans' best takeover chances

Ask any national Republican who their best candidate is to beat freshman Arizona Sen. Mark Kelly (D) in 2022 and the name that you'll likely hear the most is Doug Ducey.
Ted Cruz accused of 'mansplaining' as hearing goes off the rails
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 16:25:15 GMT
Ted Cruz accused of 'mansplaining' as hearing goes off the rails

A Senate Judiciary Hearing considering the nomination of Judge Gustavo Gelpí to the 1st Circuit Court of Appeals got heated as Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) lashed out at chair Sen. Jon Ossoff (D-GA) and Sen. Mazie Hirono (D-HI), who accused Cruz of misrepresenting her line of questioning.
New polls show GOP willingness to subvert 2020 election
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 17:49:54 GMT
New polls show GOP willingness to subvert 2020 election

New polls released Thursday show just how far Republicans were willing to go to support then-President Donald Trump's unprecedented efforts to subvert the 2020 election.
Watch Yellen warn Congress: This could have 'catastrophic economic consequences'
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 15:46:44 GMT
Watch Yellen warn Congress: This could have 'catastrophic economic consequences'

In a congressional hearing about the 2022 budget, Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen warned of "catastrophic economic consequences" if the debt ceiling is not raised. Watch her plea to members of Congress.
Opinion: This is my new 'normal'
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 17:38:37 GMT
Opinion: This is my new 'normal'

With a growing number of Covid-19 vaccinations administered in the US, many Americans have reemerged into public spaces after over a year of isolation. CNN Opinion contributors share their experiences venturing out in this new "normal."
Biden set to push more Americans to get Covid-19 vaccine in North Carolina speech
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 17:28:13 GMT
Biden set to push more Americans to get Covid-19 vaccine in North Carolina speech

President Joe Biden is set to highlight the importance of getting vaccinated against Covid-19 and kick off a community canvassing event during a speech in Raleigh, North Carolina, on Thursday afternoon, as his administration continues its push to get American vaccinated against the virus.
It's getting worse for the two groups Covid is hitting hardest
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 17:33:17 GMT
It's getting worse for the two groups Covid is hitting hardest

• How Covid spread in a government office and how it stopped • 'They feel like they are invincible:' Officials race to vaccinate Gen Z against Covid
General's response to Gaetz's question leaves him shaking his head
Wed, 23 Jun 2021 20:07:45 GMT
General's response to Gaetz's question leaves him shaking his head

The Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Gen. Mark Milley, says he wants to know what caused the January 6th insurrection and fired back at Rep. Matt Gaetz's (R-FL) question about critical race theory.
Top US general hits back against 'offensive' Republican criticism and defends Pentagon diversity efforts
Wed, 23 Jun 2021 21:02:20 GMT
Top US general hits back against 'offensive' Republican criticism and defends Pentagon diversity efforts

The most senior general in the US military, Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Mark Milley, offered a forceful rebuke of renewed efforts from Republican members of Congress to question the Defense Department's diversity efforts and alleged embrace of "critical race theory."
Florida judge blocks USDA debt relief payments to farmers of color
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 15:43:37 GMT
Florida judge blocks USDA debt relief payments to farmers of color

Debt relief payments to farmers of color from the US Department of Agriculture were blocked nationwide Wednesday by a federal judge in Florida, the second halt on the payments as push back mounts against the assistance that some White farmers say is racially discriminatory.
At least one arrested after school board meeting erupts into chaos
Wed, 23 Jun 2021 23:42:22 GMT
At least one arrested after school board meeting erupts into chaos

Parents were invited to voice their opinions on critical race theory and transgender policies at a school board meeting in Virginia, but the meeting soon turned into chaos leading to at least one arrest.
Windows 11 is here: Everything you need to know
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 17:43:18 GMT
Windows 11 is here: Everything you need to know

Windows is getting a glow up.
Taliban show off heavy weapons captured from Afghan army
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 16:47:22 GMT
Taliban show off heavy weapons captured from Afghan army

One by one, the Taliban has been taking over areas in a number of provinces in northern Afghanistan in recent weeks, local officials told CNN. The Taliban says it has taken control of 90 districts across the country since the middle of May. Some were seized without a single shot fired. CNN's Nic Robertson reports.
Analysis: Conan O'Brien's long, strange late-night journey comes to a close
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 17:14:06 GMT
Analysis: Conan O'Brien's long, strange late-night journey comes to a close

Almost 30 years after becoming the "new guy" in late-night TV, Conan O'Brien is closing that chapter of his life. And while the key players associated with his long, strange odyssey made out better than fine, that doesn't mean the red-haired host wound up where he wanted to, or that the ride hasn't been a roller coaster.
Victoria's Secret's 'sexy for all' strategy boosts sales and shares
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 17:04:53 GMT
Victoria's Secret's 'sexy for all' strategy boosts sales and shares

Victoria's Secret's brand image was in tatters, and its owner finally had an escape route.
Ex-sportswriter: I was raped by an MLB player
Wed, 23 Jun 2021 13:22:42 GMT
Ex-sportswriter: I was raped by an MLB player

Former sports journalist Kat O'Brien says she was raped by a MLB player during her time as a reporter while conducting a private interview. O'Brien shared her story in an opinion piece for the "New York Times" almost two decades after the alleged assault occurred.
Britney Spears: 'I just want my life back'
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 08:49:23 GMT
Britney Spears: 'I just want my life back'

• 'I'm so angry, it's insane.' Spears breaks silence • Spears pleads with judge to end court-ordered conservatorship • Opinion: Britney Spears has every right to be angry -- at all of us
Read the full transcript of Britney Spears' court hearing statement
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 16:08:14 GMT
Read the full transcript of Britney Spears' court hearing statement

Britney Spears addressed her court-ordered conservatorship during a hearing on Wednesday. Spears spoke by phone, as the hearing was virtual, and read from prepared notes for a little more than 20 minutes.
Justin Timberlake: 'After what we saw today, we should all be supporting Britney at this time'
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 12:48:13 GMT
Justin Timberlake: 'After what we saw today, we should all be supporting Britney at this time'

Britney Spears once declared Justin Timberlake her great love and on Wednesday he showed her love after she spoke out during her conservatorship hearing.
Opinion: Britney Spears' lack of autonomy is chilling
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 16:46:04 GMT
Opinion: Britney Spears' lack of autonomy is chilling

On Wednesday, Britney Spears told a judge she's "traumatized" and "angry" because she can't make key decisions about her life and asked for a court-established conservatorship to be abolished.
Analysis: Britney Spears not only blazed a trail, she might just make us better humans
Wed, 23 Jun 2021 20:50:20 GMT
Analysis: Britney Spears not only blazed a trail, she might just make us better humans

When the world thinks "troubled" Britney Spears, the paparazzi captured images of her with a shaved head, attacking a photographer's vehicle with an umbrella in 2007 probably come to mind.
A look back at Britney Spears' conservatorship
Wed, 23 Jun 2021 13:42:31 GMT
A look back at Britney Spears' conservatorship

The world may hear from Britney Spears regarding her court-ordered conservatorship in a hearing on Wednesday.
The Northwest, where millions live without air conditioning in their homes, braces for record heat wave
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 16:39:45 GMT
The Northwest, where millions live without air conditioning in their homes, braces for record heat wave

An extraordinary heat wave is taking shape this weekend, potentially unlike any other the Northwest US has experienced.
Severe storm and flood threat for the Midwest
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 08:49:35 GMT
Severe storm and flood threat for the Midwest

Portions of the Midwest are facing a flash flood and severe storm threat while the Northwest prepares for another record breaking heatwave. CNN Meteorologist Derek Van Dam has the details.
The West's historic drought in 3 maps
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 13:19:07 GMT
The West's historic drought in 3 maps

As the Pacific Northwest prepares for record-breaking heat, vast swaths of the West are experiencing a historic and unrelenting drought, the worst in the region in at least 20 years.
Oldest ever shark attack victim discovered, dating back 3,000 years
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 11:37:18 GMT
Oldest ever shark attack victim discovered, dating back 3,000 years

Researchers have discovered what they say is the earliest direct evidence of a shark attack on a human, with the sea creature inflicting some 790 injuries on a man 3,000 years ago.
Conan O'Brien celebrates end of TBS show by smoking a joint on air
Wed, 23 Jun 2021 19:16:11 GMT
Conan O'Brien celebrates end of TBS show by smoking a joint on air

In one of his last shows on TBS, Conan O'Brien smoked weed with guest Seth Rogen. O'Brien's new show will premiere on HBO Max.
It's your last chance to see a supermoon this year with the 'strawberry' moon
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 11:12:16 GMT
It's your last chance to see a supermoon this year with the 'strawberry' moon

The last supermoon of 2021 -- the "strawberry" full moon -- will rise Thursday.
Wendy's is testing a new plant-based burger
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 17:32:39 GMT
Wendy's is testing a new plant-based burger

Wendy's is testing a new plant-based burger -- but it doesn't use a meat alternative.
Warren Buffett resigns from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Wed, 23 Jun 2021 12:20:33 GMT
Warren Buffett resigns from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Warren Buffett has resigned from his trustee position at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the 90-year-old investor announced Wednesday.
This tech company just hit a $2 trillion market cap
Tue, 22 Jun 2021 20:30:43 GMT
This tech company just hit a $2 trillion market cap

Microsoft has officially entered the most elite of clubs: corporations with a market value exceeding $2 trillion.
Abigail Disney: Executives would rather be shot than fly first class
Tue, 22 Jun 2021 14:40:08 GMT
Abigail Disney: Executives would rather be shot than fly first class

Abigail Disney has a lot to criticize about American billionaires -- especially when they inherit a pile of cash and avoid paying income tax.
How you can retire a millionaire
Mon, 21 Jun 2021 14:29:14 GMT
How you can retire a millionaire

Retiring a millionaire isn't as farfetched as it may seem. With a bit of saving, investing, and a proper plan, you can be well on your way to hitting $1 million -- or more -- by the time you reach retirement age.
Taliban may swallow up Afghanistan
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 10:09:26 GMT
Attacks on trans people are attacks on science itself
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 15:06:00 GMT
Attacks on trans people are attacks on science itself

Not long ago, Republican Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene -- who opposes passing the Equality Act, which would guarantee federal civil rights protections for LGBTQ Americans -- hung a sign outside her office. Her sign read, "trust the science."
Why Andrew Yang's mayoral campaign failed
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 12:59:00 GMT
Why Andrew Yang's mayoral campaign failed

As soon as the election returns started coming in Tuesday night in New York City, it was clear things had not gone well for mayoral candidate Andrew Yang. In the first round of rank choice voting tabulations, he finished a distant fourth -- after having spent much of the winter and spring as a leading candidate in this race.
Could alien astronomers have spotted Earth?
Wed, 23 Jun 2021 17:58:09 GMT
Could alien astronomers have spotted Earth?

The news that we'll soon have an unclassified report sent to Congress on "unidentified aerial phenomena" -- commonly known as "UFOs" -- has sparked widespread interest in the search for life in the universe. Might there be civilizations out there? Could there be technologically advanced extraterrestrials? If so, how can we find them?
'Red flag' laws could prevent workplace shootings
Wed, 23 Jun 2021 22:46:32 GMT
'Red flag' laws could prevent workplace shootings

Last month, Samuel Cassidy, a "disgruntled" employee, gunned down nine people at a San Jose Valley Transit Authority rail yard and then killed himself. His ex-wife told the Associated Press that Cassidy had talked about killing people at work and was viewed as unstable by his coworkers. An ex-girlfriend alleged in a court document that the shooter had bipolar disorder.
Texas GOP lawsuits win even when they lose
Wed, 23 Jun 2021 19:14:50 GMT
Texas GOP lawsuits win even when they lose

The state of Texas is lawsuit happy.
Trump's 'book of all books' is undoubtedly fiction
Wed, 23 Jun 2021 03:21:58 GMT
Trump's 'book of all books' is undoubtedly fiction

Watch out, Holy Bible! Step aside, Don Quixote! Former President Donald Trump says he's writing "the book of all books." Despites his attempts to build hype, obstacles loom. The first is that he's likely to be the least reliable narrator since Patrick Bateman in "American Psycho." And that was a work of fiction.
Taiwan foreign minister says 'we need to prepare' for combat
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 07:33:47 GMT
Taiwan foreign minister says 'we need to prepare' for combat

China's escalating military intimidation of Taiwan shows the self-governed island "needs to prepare" for a possible military conflict, Taiwan's Foreign Minister Joseph Wu said in an exclusive interview with CNN.
Murdaugh double murders: Former SC trooper speaks out about suspicions in 2015 cold case linked to family
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 17:50:14 GMT
Murdaugh double murders: Former SC trooper speaks out about suspicions in 2015 cold case linked to family

EXCLUSIVE: A former South Carolina state trooper who led the 2015 cold case involving an alleged fatal hit-and-run is speaking out exclusively to Fox News, describing how the prominent Murdaugh family refused to cooperate with the investigation, and he was suspicious of the circumstances surrounding the young victim’s death. 
Controversial Biden ATF nominee David Chipman advances out of Judiciary Committee on party-line vote
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 17:47:16 GMT
Controversial Biden ATF nominee David Chipman advances out of Judiciary Committee on party-line vote

The Senate Judiciary Committee Thursday advanced President Biden's nominee to run the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms (ATF) on a party-line vote, setting the table for an uncertain confirmation effort on the Senate floor.
Meghan McCain calls on FBI to immediately 'extradite' Britney Spears from her home following court testimony
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 17:35:07 GMT
Meghan McCain calls on FBI to immediately 'extradite' Britney Spears from her home following court testimony

"The View" co-host Meghan McCain reacted strongly Thursday to singer Britney Spears' court testimony this week asking for her conservatorship to be removed from her father.
Carlisle takes over Pacers for 2nd time after leaving Mavs
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 17:34:58 GMT
Carlisle takes over Pacers for 2nd time after leaving Mavs

Rick Carlisle is coming back to Indiana to coach the Pacers after deciding his time leading Luka Doncic and the Dallas Mavericks was over.
WHO flags concerns at Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine production plant
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 17:33:34 GMT
WHO flags concerns at Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine production plant

The World Health Organization (WHO) expressed concern about how one of the plants involved in Russia’s Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine production fills the vials, and whether mitigation measures to reduce risk of cross-contamination are adequately implemented.
Andy Murray picked for British team to defend Olympic gold
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 17:30:21 GMT
Andy Murray picked for British team to defend Olympic gold

Two-time defending champion Andy Murray will attempt to win his third consecutive Olympic gold medal after being named to the British team on Thursday.
Dem rep compares tax cut for blue state millionaires to Gandhi's marches against colonialism
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 17:27:34 GMT
Dem rep compares tax cut for blue state millionaires to Gandhi's marches against colonialism

Democrats representing high-tax states say removing the cap will act as a tax break to middle-class families in their districts.
Mexican League baseball game turns into all out brawl, bat and helmet tossed at pitcher
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 17:25:24 GMT
Mexican League baseball game turns into all out brawl, bat and helmet tossed at pitcher

An irate Mexican League baseball player threw his bat and helmet at the opposing pitcher after he was hit by a pitch in a game Wednesday night.
Mom’s viral ‘mini egg’ hack may pose risk to toddlers, experts warn
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 17:23:19 GMT
Mom’s viral ‘mini egg’ hack may pose risk to toddlers, experts warn

A mom’s viral egg hack has prompted safety concerns from commenters and nutrition experts.
Biden crackdown on 'rogue' gun dealers unlikely to stop violent crime
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 17:15:41 GMT
Biden crackdown on 'rogue' gun dealers unlikely to stop violent crime

President Biden's pledged crackdown on “rogue” gun dealers is unlikely to put a dent in gun crime, only a tiny minority of which is committed with weapons bought from licensed dealers, according to federal statistics.
Giuliani Suspended From Practicing Law By New York Court - NPR
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 17:11:26 GMT
Bolsonaro should be tried for crimes against humanity, Indigenous leaders say - NBC News
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 09:00:00 GMT
Jammu and Kashmir: Narendra Modi meets regional leaders - BBC News
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 12:54:16 GMT
Google and Jio reveal a low-cost smartphone that's 'made for India' - Engadget
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 12:52:17 GMT
Unvaccinated Missourians fuel COVID-19: 'We will be the canary' - WAFF
Wed, 23 Jun 2021 15:58:00 GMT
Giuliani Suspended From Practicing Law By New York Court - NPR
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 17:11:26 GMT
Bolsonaro should be tried for crimes against humanity, Indigenous leaders say - NBC News
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 09:00:00 GMT
Jammu and Kashmir: Narendra Modi meets regional leaders - BBC News
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 12:54:16 GMT
Google and Jio reveal a low-cost smartphone that's 'made for India' - Engadget
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 12:52:17 GMT
Unvaccinated Missourians fuel COVID-19: 'We will be the canary' - WAFF
Wed, 23 Jun 2021 15:58:00 GMT
Mississippi River paddlers fight heat, low water levels this summer
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 16:45:27 +0000
Mississippi River paddlers fight heat, low water levels this summer

Mississippi River paddlers faced scorching heat this year in their often months-long journey down one of the longest rivers in the U.S.
      
The Minnesota legislature has 1 week to finalize the state budget. Here's what St. Cloud lawmakers are watching
Wed, 23 Jun 2021 23:09:45 +0000
The Minnesota legislature has 1 week to finalize the state budget. Here's what St. Cloud lawmakers are watching

From cameras on school bus stop arms to the state's reinsurance program, here's what St. Cloud area lawmakers are watching as budget talks wrap up.
      
Albany's Navratil awarded Player of the Year in 2021 SC Times All-Metro Baseball Teams
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 10:30:17 +0000
Albany's Navratil awarded Player of the Year in 2021 SC Times All-Metro Baseball Teams

Sartell and Albany lead the 2021 SC Times All-Metro First and Second Baseball teams as every local team has at least one player on the teams.
      
Family, students of Ed Ward remember beloved father, professor
Wed, 23 Jun 2021 01:21:03 +0000
Family, students of Ed Ward remember beloved father, professor

St. Cloud State University professor Ed Ward's family remembers him as a deeply intelligent man who loved his family, history and biking.
      
Minnesota reports 6 new COVID deaths Thursday, just 3 new cases in St. Cloud area
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 16:58:37 +0000
Minnesota reports 6 new COVID deaths Thursday, just 3 new cases in St. Cloud area

Statewide, the number of people who tested positive for COVID-19 reached 604,879 on Thursday and 7,561 people have died
      
State track and field + summer plans in the latest SC Times Sports Report podcast
Wed, 23 Jun 2021 19:21:49 +0000
State track and field + summer plans in the latest SC Times Sports Report podcast

In the 42nd episode of the SC Times Sports Report podcast, the discussion focuses on state track and field and upcoming summer plans for the podcast.
      
The Minnesota High School All-Star football game was canceled due to pandemic. But parents got together to make it happen
Wed, 23 Jun 2021 18:29:43 +0000
The Minnesota High School All-Star football game was canceled due to pandemic. But parents got together to make it happen

Usually sponsored by the Minnesota Football Coaches Association and the Vikings, a group of parents will hold a revised high school football all-star game.
      
Garage fire causing $250,000 in damage under investigation
Wed, 23 Jun 2021 13:30:32 +0000
Garage fire causing $250,000 in damage under investigation

St. Cloud Fire responded shortly after 9:40 p.m. to an address on Columbia Avenue.
      
Equity audit report recommends hiring more diverse staff at Sartell-St. Stephen schools
Tue, 22 Jun 2021 22:37:39 +0000
Equity audit report recommends hiring more diverse staff at Sartell-St. Stephen schools

Equity Alliance ranked the district the lowest in systemic equity for students and equitable representation in curriculum, according to the report.
      
Get ready for St. Cloud's Granite City Days
Tue, 22 Jun 2021 16:33:16 +0000
Get ready for St. Cloud's Granite City Days

Starting Thursday, June 24 through Sunday, June 27, here's a rundown of all the events happening next week.
      
Music, food and more: What to expect at Sauk Rapids' Rapids River Days 2021
Wed, 23 Jun 2021 13:53:54 +0000
Music, food and more: What to expect at Sauk Rapids' Rapids River Days 2021

With temperatures in the 80s and a low chance of rain, get ready for a fun weekend.
      
Local writers, editors start publishing company in St. Cloud all about showcasing diversity
Wed, 23 Jun 2021 11:18:31 +0000
Local writers, editors start publishing company in St. Cloud all about showcasing diversity

Hudda Ibrahim and Abdi Mahad want to make sure Black, indigenous and people of color are represented in the literature they have access to.
      
Oscar and Darla: Rescue Pets of the Week
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 15:32:02 +0000
Oscar and Darla: Rescue Pets of the Week

These pets are available for adoption at Tri-County Humane Society in St. Cloud.
      
Take a photo tour of the 100-year-old Stearns County Courthouse
Mon, 21 Jun 2021 16:57:15 +0000
Take a photo tour of the 100-year-old Stearns County Courthouse

The courthouse opened back up to the public on Monday for the first time since March of 2020
      
Cheers for Carl Nassib show a football culture that's changing
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 17:35:29 +0000
Cheers for Carl Nassib show a football culture that's changing

This week, Las Vegas Raiders defensive lineman Carl Nassib became the first active NFL player to come out. A day is coming when this will not make headlines.
Commissioner: We're moving baseball 'in the right direction'
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 17:34:50 +0000
Commissioner: We're moving baseball 'in the right direction'

Major League Baseball's enhanced enforcement of foreign-substance usage by pitchers has made mandatory umpire checks a strange new sight in every game.
Army Corps under Biden continues to defend permits for Enbridge Line 3 project
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 15:45:49 +0000
Watch live: Derek Chauvin sentencing at 1:30 p.m. Friday
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 14:24:08 +0000
Fans adjusting to life without Bally Sports North, which should scare Minnesota teams
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 14:00:35 +0000
Fans adjusting to life without Bally Sports North, which should scare Minnesota teams

Minnesota sports fans joined Daily Delivery for a discussion of their viewing habits — and how in some cases Bally Sports North and their local teams are out of sight, out of mind.
Sports as they should be. Loud, capacity crowd lights up the night at Allianz Field
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 13:53:16 +0000
Sports as they should be. Loud, capacity crowd lights up the night at Allianz Field

Take a can of soda, shake it for 15 seconds and then open it. That's how the stadium looked when Minnesota United scored two early goals in Wednesday night's victory.
Longshot King of Miami wins Mystic Lake Derby as Canterbury Park sets betting record
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 13:28:47 +0000
Longshot King of Miami wins Mystic Lake Derby as Canterbury Park sets betting record

When King of Miami won the $150,000 Mystic Lake Derby by a head over favorite T D Dance on Wednesday at Canterbury Park, the payoff was big, but the wagering was bigger.
Bright Health raises $924M, making it the largest IPO ever in Minnesota
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 13:24:03 +0000
Best Buy to spend $1.2 billion by 2025 supporting BIPOC businesses
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 12:56:10 +0000
Frustrated Minnesota fans vent about Bally Sports North
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 12:48:50 +0000
Frustrated Minnesota fans vent about Bally Sports North

Three fans join the Daily Delivery to complain about their ongoing inability to watch Minnesota sports teams and the future of watching sports in changing TV times.
With Sylvia Fowles dominating, Lynx rally from big deficit to win in Atlanta
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 12:12:56 +0000
Coach Ben Johnson makes two Gophers scholarship offers at his first recruiting event
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 12:03:52 +0000
Coach Ben Johnson makes two Gophers scholarship offers at his first recruiting event

The Gophers basketball coach was among hundreds of college basketball coaches from Shaka Smart to Fran McCaffery at a basketball showcase in Woodbury.
Without a draft pick, Timberwolves must forge different path to upgrade roster
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 11:55:40 +0000
Without a draft pick, Timberwolves must forge different path to upgrade roster

The next month will be the polar opposite of how last year went, when the Wolves decided what to do with the No. 1 overall draft pick. It will be a different kind of action.
Through pain, grief and delayed Olympic dreams, St. Paul's Suni Lee found strength
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 11:23:57 +0000
Through pain, grief and delayed Olympic dreams, St. Paul's Suni Lee found strength

An extra year to prepare for the Tokyo Games exacted a physical and emotional toll on gymnast Suni Lee of St. Paul, but she made it through, and is ready for the Olympic trials.
Canterbury Park: Entries, picks, results and more
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 04:14:18 +0000
U of M study shows hospitals slow to post price transparency data
Wed, 23 Jun 2021 23:03:24 +0000
U of M study shows hospitals slow to post price transparency data

Only 1 in 4 hospitals surveyed reported all data in an easy-to-analyze format as required by a new federal rule.
There's more of the same, and a lot more, in 'F9: The Fast Saga'
Wed, 23 Jun 2021 21:13:07 +0000
There's more of the same, and a lot more, in 'F9: The Fast Saga'

The plot is simple but the movie feels complicated.
How to watch Suni Lee, Shane Wiskus and Simone Biles at the U.S. Olympic gymnastics trials
Wed, 23 Jun 2021 20:04:42 +0000
Winnebago winning market share in booming RV market
Wed, 23 Jun 2021 19:23:19 +0000
Justices rule for student in 'cursing cheerleader' case
Wed, 23 Jun 2021 18:45:04 +0000
Justices rule for student in 'cursing cheerleader' case

In the case of the cursing cheerleader, the Supreme Court notched a victory for the free speech rights of students Wednesday, siding with a high school student whose vulgar social media post got her kicked off the junior varsity squad.
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