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Trump names VP Pence to lead coronavirus response
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 01:46:39 GMT
Trump names VP Pence to lead coronavirus response

The US president says that his administration is "very, very ready" to tackle the coronavirus in the US.
Greek island protests move into second day
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 23:29:31 GMT
Greek island protests move into second day

Police and protesters clashed on the Greek island of Lesbos over plans to build new migrant camps.
Five dead in Milwaukee shooting at Molson Coors beer company
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 01:23:12 GMT
Five dead in Milwaukee shooting at Molson Coors beer company

The gunman dies from "self-inflicted wounds" during the shooting in the mid-western Wisconsin state.
Tasmania snow concludes Australia's summer of extremes
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 01:08:09 GMT
Tasmania snow concludes Australia's summer of extremes

Snowfall in Tasmania adds a final chapter to Australia's summer of dramatic weather.
Docking gives Intelsat telecoms satellite new lease of life
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 21:15:02 GMT
Docking gives Intelsat telecoms satellite new lease of life

A shepherding spacecraft grabs an ageing telecoms satellite to help extend its mission life.
Teenager's remains found in lion enclosure at Pakistani zoo
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 23:20:49 GMT
Teenager's remains found in lion enclosure at Pakistani zoo

Muhammad Bilal's relatives said he went missing while searching for grass to use as cattle fodder.
Delhi riots: City tense after Hindu-Muslim clashes leave 27 dead
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 12:05:16 GMT
Delhi riots: City tense after Hindu-Muslim clashes leave 27 dead

The deadliest violence in India's capital for decades leaves 27 people dead and scores injured.
Joe Biden drops claim he was arrested seeing Mandela
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 18:28:02 GMT
Joe Biden drops claim he was arrested seeing Mandela

An official says he got separated at an airport in South Africa rather than actually being arrested.
Creator of New York City subway map Michael Hertz dies
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 15:38:41 GMT
Creator of New York City subway map Michael Hertz dies

His re-design is credited with boosting ridership and making the map more visually representative.
Hosni Mubarak: Egypt holds military funeral for ousted president
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 13:39:56 GMT
Hosni Mubarak: Egypt holds military funeral for ousted president

Mubarak was forced out of office by an Arab Spring uprising in 2011, after 30 years in power.
Kenya university's rape memo sparks anger
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 12:47:56 GMT
Kenya university's rape memo sparks anger

The University of Nairobi apologises after blaming "reckless" female students for becoming victims.
'Scent of terror' created in protest against Moscow perfume store
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 00:07:42 GMT
'Scent of terror' created in protest against Moscow perfume store

A team in Moscow has created the putrid scent, in a protest against plans for a perfume store in a historic building with a terrible past.
Afghan peace talks: The woman who negotiated with the Taliban
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 00:01:16 GMT
Afghan peace talks: The woman who negotiated with the Taliban

Fawzia Koofi's life changed under the Taliban and they tried to kill her - but she talked to them.
Bernie Sanders: 17 things the Democratic front-runner believes
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 21:45:14 GMT
Bernie Sanders: 17 things the Democratic front-runner believes

The Democratic candidate has promised a political revolution. But what actually are his stances?
'After the coral ban, I lost everything'
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 00:06:55 GMT
'After the coral ban, I lost everything'

Thousands of Indonesian coral farms had to close after an export ban, but a policy U-turn offers hope.
Forced sterilisation in South Africa: They removed my uterus
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 00:05:36 GMT
Forced sterilisation in South Africa: They removed my uterus

Bongekile Msibi is one of 48 women forcibly sterilised at state hospitals in South Africa.
Coronavirus: Tenerife hotel guests 'horrified' by conditions
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 02:51:36 GMT
Coronavirus: Tenerife hotel guests 'horrified' by conditions

Selina Lund said fellow guests were not following hygiene rules to prevent the spread of the virus.
Coronavirus: Five countries, five responses
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 16:32:48 GMT
Coronavirus: Five countries, five responses

How countries are battling the virus - from disinfectant lorries in China to roadblocks in Italy.
Fire at the largest oil refinery on the US West Coast
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 17:42:41 GMT
Fire at the largest oil refinery on the US West Coast

Crews battled to put out the fire at the Marathon Refinery near Los Angeles which could be seen for miles.
Six-year-old girl arrested at Florida school
Tue, 25 Feb 2020 23:37:31 GMT
Six-year-old girl arrested at Florida school

Police bodycam footage captured the moment a visibly distressed child was arrested at her school in Orlando.
Delhi religious riots: 'Mobs set fire to my house and shop'
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 10:46:08 GMT
Delhi religious riots: 'Mobs set fire to my house and shop'

Bhura Khan was forced to flee as mobs burned down his house amid communal violence in India's capital.
Climate change: Why are tomato prices in Africa increasing?
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 00:10:13 GMT
Climate change: Why are tomato prices in Africa increasing?

The price of tomatoes have skyrocketed in East Africa in recent weeks after floods ruined crops.
Coronavirus: Could North Korea handle a Covid-19 outbreak?
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 17:46:58 GMT
Coronavirus: Could North Korea handle a Covid-19 outbreak?

So far, the country claims to have no cases of Covid-19 - but that has been questioned.
Underwater Photographer of the Year
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 01:13:17 GMT
Underwater Photographer of the Year

The winners of the Underwater Photographer of the Year competition 2020.
How fear set in overnight in Sri Lanka
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 03:15:25 GMT
How fear set in overnight in Sri Lanka

Many fear Gotabaya Rajapaksa's return to power will re-open old wounds, but most are too afraid to speak out.
Viewpoint: Why a Texas county had a radical rethink on crime
Tue, 25 Feb 2020 20:51:20 GMT
Viewpoint: Why a Texas county had a radical rethink on crime

A congressman's presidential run helped boost efforts in Texas to reform their criminal justice system.
How did companies sell 'unmentionable' sanitary towels?
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 00:08:58 GMT
How did companies sell 'unmentionable' sanitary towels?

How do you build a market for a product society considers unmentionable?
Patient in California did not have the travel history or exposure to another patient to be infected, CDC says
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 07:04:23 GMT
Patient in California did not have the travel history or exposure to another patient to be infected, CDC says

A resident of Solano County, California, who has novel coronavirus might be the first example in the country of "community spread," a situation in which the patient did not have "relevant travel history or exposure to another known patient," the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Wednesday.
Trump appoints Pence. HHS boss says 'I'm still chairman'
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 05:53:12 GMT
Trump appoints Pence. HHS boss says 'I'm still chairman'

Health and Human Services Secretary Alexander Azar stressed that he was still in charge of the task force addressing the novel coronavirus following President Donald Trump's announcement that Vice President Mike Pence would lead US efforts to battle the outbreak.
Trump fires back at Pelosi and Schumer's claim: How stupid
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 00:39:17 GMT
Trump fires back at Pelosi and Schumer's claim: How stupid

During a news conference to discuss the coronavirus threat to the US, President Donald Trump criticized Democratic leaders Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer.
The best defense against coronavirus
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 21:47:14 GMT
The best defense against coronavirus

As an infectious disease physician and medical microbiologist who has successfully treated patients with Ebola virus disease in the US, I am being asked a lot of questions about the new coronavirus, Covid-19.
WHO: More new cases outside China than inside
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 06:03:43 GMT
Coronavirus lockdown turns Disney parks into ghost towns
Tue, 25 Feb 2020 18:00:59 GMT
Coronavirus lockdown turns Disney parks into ghost towns

Restrictions from the novel coronavirus mean that two major Disney theme parks have had to temporarily shut down. The pain isn't limited to Disney, it also extends to the surrounding businesses in Hong Kong and Shanghai, China. CNN's David Culver reports from Shanghai.
Trump takes a victory lap early on in coronavirus fight
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 05:01:14 GMT
Trump takes a victory lap early on in coronavirus fight

President Donald Trump wants America to know he's doing a great job in keeping out the novel coronavirus, in a victory lap that could look premature if his own experts are correct in their more somber forecasts.
How the virus spread through a religious group in South Korea
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 06:17:55 GMT
How the virus spread through a religious group in South Korea

Illness was never accepted as a valid reason to miss services at the Shincheonji religious group, says former member Duhyen Kim.
5 takeaways from CNN's town halls in South Carolina
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 04:59:38 GMT
5 takeaways from CNN's town halls in South Carolina

• Biden says Trump would be 'escorted out of White House' if he loses but won't concede • Klobuchar dishes on viral debate photo • One of the first things Klobuchar would do as president is fire this official
Five killed in shooting at Molson Coors complex in Milwaukee. Gunman also dead
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 03:04:45 GMT
Hundreds of balloons released at Church of Scientology event. Local officials don't want it to ever happen again
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 00:52:45 GMT
Hundreds of balloons released at Church of Scientology event. Local officials don't want it to ever happen again

Officials in California say the Church of Scientology is apologizing after releasing hundreds of balloons during a grand opening of a new church.
Former tennis world #1 retires at age 32
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 18:02:13 GMT
Former tennis world #1 retires at age 32

Five-time grand slam singles winner Maria Sharapova is retiring from tennis. The 32-year-old made the announcement in Vanity Fair on February 26.
Federal health officials investigate E. coli outbreak likely linked to Jimmy John's
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 03:59:52 GMT
Federal health officials investigate E. coli outbreak likely linked to Jimmy John's

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced an investigation into a multi-state E. coli outbreak they believe is linked to Jimmy John's.
Obama sends cease-and-desist letter to Republican super PAC over Biden ad
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 03:08:52 GMT
Obama sends cease-and-desist letter to Republican super PAC over Biden ad

Representatives for Barack Obama plan to send a cease-and-desist letter to a Republican super PAC on Wednesday, demanding that they stop airing an ad that uses the former President's words to imply former Vice President Joe Biden supports "plantation politics."
Bernie Sanders crazy to say "no" to Bloomberg, CNN commentator says
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 05:28:19 GMT
Bernie Sanders crazy to say "no" to Bloomberg, CNN commentator says

CNN political commentators Joan Walsh and Bakari Sellers say that Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) would be crazy not to accept Michael Bloomberg's money to help fund a general election campaign against President Donald Trump.
Victims recount Delhi's worst sectarian violence in decades
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 06:17:27 GMT
Victims recount Delhi's worst sectarian violence in decades

Abdul Samar was praying at a mosque in the northeast of India's capital on Tuesday evening when protesters stormed in brandishing weapons, attacking worshipers and setting the building ablaze.
NHL player who suffered cardiac episode during game won't play for rest of the season and is undecided on his hockey future
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 06:09:56 GMT
NHL player who suffered cardiac episode during game won't play for rest of the season and is undecided on his hockey future

St. Louis Blues defenseman Jay Bouwmeester thanked medical personnel for saving his life in his first public address since he was revived with a defibrillator during a game.
What Prince Harry wants to be called now
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 20:12:45 GMT
What Prince Harry wants to be called now

Prince Harry asked attendees at a conference to call him simply "Harry," as he begins his final round of public engagements before beginning a new chapter away from the British royal family.
Struggling cannabis retailer Medmen wants to fix things by keeping it simple
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 01:56:40 GMT
Struggling cannabis retailer Medmen wants to fix things by keeping it simple

To survive, MedMen Enterprises plans to simplify.
Doctor reveals what worried him about Trump's health
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 01:43:22 GMT
Doctor reveals what worried him about Trump's health

President Donald Trump's former chief physician, Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson, tried to sneak cauliflower into the President's mashed potatoes. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on the cauliflower caper.
If you drive an expensive car you're probably a jerk, scientists say
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 14:12:04 GMT
If you drive an expensive car you're probably a jerk, scientists say

The science is looking pretty unanimous on this one: Drivers of expensive cars are the worst.
Boy shot by his babysitter while she was taking selfies with a gun, police say
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 23:39:55 GMT
Boy shot by his babysitter while she was taking selfies with a gun, police say

A 10-year-old boy was accidentally shot by his babysitter when she was taking selfies with a gun, a Texas sheriff's office said.
Demolition company accidentally destroys the wrong house
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 18:45:28 GMT
Demolition company accidentally destroys the wrong house

A demolition company in Texas admitted that it made a mistake after demolishing the wrong house in a Dallas neighborhood.
Clive Cussler, prolific author and sea explorer, dead at 88
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 01:52:47 GMT
Clive Cussler, prolific author and sea explorer, dead at 88

Clive Cussler, a popular author and sea explorer, died on Monday, his family announced in a Facebook post.
Pop star struggles with bipolar disorder
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 14:10:02 GMT
Pop star struggles with bipolar disorder

Pop star Bebe Rexha opened up to Self magazine about her bipolar disorder and how it has affected her career.
Earth has a new mini-moon -- but it's only temporary
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 22:18:40 GMT
Earth has a new mini-moon -- but it's only temporary

It's not the moon, but you can call it mini-moon. Earth has captured a tiny object and pulled it into orbit.
How to see Venus and a crescent moon side-by-side this Thursday
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 05:48:36 GMT
How to see Venus and a crescent moon side-by-side this Thursday

A celestial phenomenon is set to occur between Venus and the moon Thursday night, according to NASA's calendar.
Chinese space mission reveals what it's like on the far side of the moon
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 19:29:43 GMT
Chinese space mission reveals what it's like on the far side of the moon

China's Chang'e-4 mission, the first to land on the far side of the moon, is unveiling lunar secrets one layer at a time, according to a new study.
NASA footage shows moon from perspective of Apollo 13 astronauts
Tue, 25 Feb 2020 17:38:22 GMT
NASA footage shows moon from perspective of Apollo 13 astronauts

NASA released footage of the moon from the point of view of the astronauts on the aborted Apollo 13 mission.
Dunkin' Donuts' latest release is quite simply a bag of bacon
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 02:59:03 GMT
Dunkin' Donuts' latest release is quite simply a bag of bacon

While other fast food chains are rushing to launch meatless and plant-based options, Dunkin' Donuts went in the opposite direction and released the ultimate snack for meat lovers.
Wendy's breakfast is starting to roll out. Here's what you need to know
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 15:27:11 GMT
Wendy's breakfast is starting to roll out. Here's what you need to know

Wendy's fans eagerly anticipating the Breakfast Baconater can get it sooner than expected.
Chipotle is upgrading its queso -- again
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 13:11:08 GMT
Chipotle is upgrading its queso -- again

After years of tinkering, Chipotle is confident it's finally found the right queso recipe.
This is Amazon's newest grocery store concept
Tue, 25 Feb 2020 16:29:08 GMT
This is Amazon's newest grocery store concept

Amazon owns around 500 Whole Foods stores. But the company's plan to win more of America's grocery spending stretches far beyond operating an organic chain.
She beat the boys to become the first female wrestler to win a state title
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 23:21:49 GMT
She beat the boys to become the first female wrestler to win a state title

For a moment, it looked like Heaven Fitch was about to lose. The teen wrestling phenom was on the mat under her opponent in the last few seconds of the state championship match.
Reporter went live on TV and had no idea this is what viewers actually saw
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 01:20:47 GMT
Reporter went live on TV and had no idea this is what viewers actually saw

CNN affiliate WLOS reporter Justin Hinton kept a sense of humor after his live weather report took an unexpected turn.
1,300 complaints sent to FCC about Shakira and J.Lo's Super Bowl show
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 05:57:50 GMT
1,300 complaints sent to FCC about Shakira and J.Lo's Super Bowl show

Families all over America gathered on Super Bowl Sunday to watch the Kansas City Chiefs battle the San Francisco 49ers, turning one of America's most beloved sports events into a cheerful family affair.
Company says its coronavirus vaccine is ready for first tests
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 10:43:35 GMT
Company says its coronavirus vaccine is ready for first tests

US biotech firm Moderna has shipped an experimental coronavirus vaccine to US government researchers just six weeks after it started working on the immunization.
Online shopping can be worse for the environment than driving to a store
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 17:30:36 GMT
Online shopping can be worse for the environment than driving to a store

If you think shopping online is more eco-friendly than driving to a store, think again.
Jif settles the great GIF debate
Tue, 25 Feb 2020 15:13:44 GMT
Jif settles the great GIF debate

Jif is releasing a limited-edition jar of GIF peanut butter in a collaboration meant to be as smooth as the product itself.
McDonald's is auctioning off a 'Golden Shamrock Shake' cup said to be worth $90,000
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 00:34:21 GMT
McDonald's is auctioning off a 'Golden Shamrock Shake' cup said to be worth $90,000

If you're not trying to get pinched this St. Patrick's Day, one of McDonald's limited-time green Shamrock Shakes might come in handy. And now, you can even get an 18-karat gold cup to go with it.
In South Carolina, an underdog came out on top
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 15:32:39 GMT
In South Carolina, an underdog came out on top

Color me disappointed that the Democratic debate in South Carolina on Fat Tuesday didn't begin with a parade. No matter, the debate was the parade. Unfortunately, due to disorganization and underpreparation by the moderators, it was a circus parade.
If the Taliban regain power, I could lose everything
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 22:21:57 GMT
If the Taliban regain power, I could lose everything

It's midnight in Kabul as I write this. Afghans have gone to sleep, many of them in the hopes that a partial truce negotiated between the United States and Taliban will yield a reduction in violence. We -- along with the rest of the world -- learned of this development when US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo tweeted about it on Friday evening.
Sanders' ill-advised Cuba comments weren't wrong
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 07:38:08 GMT
Sanders' ill-advised Cuba comments weren't wrong

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has found himself in hot water after a "60 Minutes" interview with Anderson Cooper Sunday in which he praised some of the actions of Fidel Castro following the 1959 Cuban Revolution. Twitter lit up, with most fellow politicians—both Democrat and Republican—condemning Sanders for "sing[ing] the praises of a murderous tyrant," as Representative Donna Shalala, who represents the US Congressional district housing the largest population of people of Cuban descent, put it.
A 'messy, chaotic and embarrassing' night
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 06:46:25 GMT
A 'messy, chaotic and embarrassing' night

CNN Opinion commentators weigh in on the highs and lows of the Democratic presidential debate in South Carolina. The views expressed in these commentaries are their own. View more opinion on CNN.
This policy violates sacred patient-doctor confidentiality
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 11:53:48 GMT
This policy violates sacred patient-doctor confidentiality

When violence forces people to flee their homes and cross borders legally or illegally, seeking asylum or other forms of refuge in a peaceful place, they carry their traumas with them. That's certainly true for many of the Central American immigrants who have tried to emigrate to the United States over recent years. Many of them have witnessed or experienced such horror as rape, torture and murder.
Bullied 9-year-old paid a price for outpouring
Sat, 22 Feb 2020 16:56:49 GMT
Bullied 9-year-old paid a price for outpouring

Here's a simple guideline: don't post photos and videos of your kids online without their consent. If you can't follow that rule -- and let's be honest, all of us parents want to share cute pictures of our babies -- at least don't post moments from your children's worst day. Even if they might not object, they'll probably hate you in a decade.
Coronavirus is bringing two old enemies closer together
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 02:48:21 GMT
Coronavirus is bringing two old enemies closer together

"Even though we live in different places, we live under the same sky," read the stanza on the sides of boxes filled with face masks and thermometers sent to China from the Japan Youth Development Association (JYDA).
Boris Johnson's family 'stunned' after neighbor found murdered
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 13:59:33 GMT
Boris Johnson's family 'stunned' after neighbor found murdered

Boris Johnson's family are "stunned and saddened" after a neighbor of the British Prime Minister's father was found shot to death near his country home in southwest England.
Hong Kong is giving 7 million people $1,200 in cash
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 09:17:14 GMT
Hong Kong is giving 7 million people $1,200 in cash

Hong Kong is handing most of its residents a pile of cash to spend as it tries to save its slumping economy from the aftermath of protests and the coronavirus outbreak.
Images show massive Antarctic change in just 9 days
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 18:56:27 GMT
Images show massive Antarctic change in just 9 days

CNN's Tom Sater speaks to scientists about an unprecedented heat wave that has resulted in rapidly melting ice caps in Antarctica. Experts warn this may lead to irreversible damage.
Is it safe for travelers to visit Italy?
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 17:45:59 GMT
Is it safe for travelers to visit Italy?

The novel coronavirus may have originated in Wuhan, China, but it's since spread to more than 30 countries across the world.
Another University of Oklahoma professor uses the N-word
Tue, 25 Feb 2020 04:04:35 GMT
Another University of Oklahoma professor uses the N-word

For the second time in as many weeks, a professor at the University of Oklahoma has been accused of using the N-word.
United Airlines gives $90,000 in travel vouchers for downgrading passengers
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 21:57:03 GMT
United Airlines gives $90,000 in travel vouchers for downgrading passengers

• Most Americans will need a new ID to fly, starting in October
Katherine Johnson, famed NASA mathematician and inspiration for the film 'Hidden Figures,' dies
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 17:45:51 GMT
Katherine Johnson, famed NASA mathematician and inspiration for the film 'Hidden Figures,' dies

Without the precision of "human computer" Katherine Johnson, NASA's storied history might've looked a lot different. Her calculations were responsible for safely rocketing men into space and securing the American lead in the space race against the Soviet Union.
State settles with wrongfully convicted man who spent 23 years in prison
Tue, 25 Feb 2020 14:04:33 GMT
State settles with wrongfully convicted man who spent 23 years in prison

Lamonte McIntyre spent 23 years behind bars for a double murder he didn't commit. On Monday, he was awarded $1.5 million to settle a lawsuit for his wrongful conviction, the Kansas State Attorney General's office announced.
These popular logos are all hiding a secret
Tue, 13 Mar 2018 02:21:53 GMT
These popular logos are all hiding a secret

There is an arrow hidden in the FedEx logo. (If you've never noticed, go take a look, and prepare to be blown away.)
Inside the world's largest gem show
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 21:40:27 GMT
Inside the world's largest gem show

Far from the jewelry workshops of Paris and the showrooms of the world's most rarefied auction houses, a capital of sparkle has developed in the American southwest.
What makes buildings lean? And can they be fixed?
Tue, 25 Feb 2020 19:07:27 GMT
What makes buildings lean? And can they be fixed?

From the Tower of Pisa in Italy to Britain's Big Ben, some of the world's most famous buildings have a distinct list. However, architectural leanings are not confined to history.
The stories behind 12 of India's most famous buildings
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 10:39:24 GMT
The stories behind 12 of India's most famous buildings

If you could boil India's architecture down to a single word or phrase, what would it be? Dynamic? Melting pot? Overwhelming? Complex?
A colorful new age dawns for African fashion
Tue, 25 Feb 2020 16:18:31 GMT
A colorful new age dawns for African fashion

At daybreak on the shores of the island nation of São Tomé e Príncipe, Sunny Dolat transformed into a high priest. Before an intimate audience at the 2019 N'golá Biennial of Arts and Culture, and joined by 46 models, the Kenyan creative director and fashion curator led "In Their Finest Robes, The Children Shall Return," a healing ritual and fashion intervention.
Amazing photos of humans and animals interacting
Fri, 08 Nov 2019 12:00:12 GMT
Amazing photos of humans and animals interacting

Steve McCurry has achieved legendary status with his documentary photography, and is perhaps best known for his portrait of the "Afghan Girl" with the piercing green eyes published in 1985.
Gwyneth Paltrow is taking her coronavirus worries seriously
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 20:24:01 GMT
Gwyneth Paltrow is taking her coronavirus worries seriously

Gwyneth Paltrow isn't taking any risks.
Harry Styles announces 2-night 'Harryween'
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 15:53:20 GMT
Harry Styles announces 2-night 'Harryween'

Harry Styles has added two Halloween-themed shows to his "Love On Tour" concert dates.
'Trials of Gabriel Fernandez' review
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 23:45:49 GMT
'Trials of Gabriel Fernandez' review

Documenting a horrifying story from every conceivable angle, "The Trials of Gabriel Fernandez" examines the abuse and murder of an eight-year-old boy by his mother and her boyfriend, and the ways that the system failed to protect him. Difficult to watch, the documentary is inevitably compelling but structurally messy -- a byproduct, perhaps, of stretching the material over six parts.
Laura Ingraham spars with former Clinton aide over Democrats' coronavirus criticism of Trump
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 07:08:28 GMT
Laura Ingraham spars with former Clinton aide over Democrats' coronavirus criticism of Trump

Former Clinton aide Richard Goodstein raised the ire of "The Ingraham Angle" host Laura Ingraham Wednesday while defending Democrats against accusations that they are using the coronavirus outbreak to hurt President Trump.
Louisiana’s Abraham joins list of House Republicans not seeking re-election
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 07:01:51 GMT
Louisiana’s Abraham joins list of House Republicans not seeking re-election

Rep. Ralph Abraham, R-La., said Wednesday that he will not seek another term in Congress in order to make good on his promise to serve just two terms, despite a pitch from President Trump at the 11th hour to reconsider.
Hillary Clinton took more cash from Harvey Weinstein than any other Democrat
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 06:38:31 GMT
Hillary Clinton took more cash from Harvey Weinstein than any other Democrat

Hillary Clinton raked-in more cash from convicted rapist Harvey Weinstein than any other politician despite brushing off his donations by claiming he gave money to “every” Democrat.
Respiratory mask supply at New York City hospital dwindled amid coronavirus scare, report says
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 06:18:39 GMT
Respiratory mask supply at New York City hospital dwindled amid coronavirus scare, report says

The stock of respiratory masks at Bellevue Hospital, which examined New York City’s first suspected case, substantially dwindled when news broke that the coronavirus had landed in the US, a report said.
Coronavirus fears send face-mask prices skyrocketing, prompt warnings about price gouging
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 05:49:20 GMT
Coronavirus fears send face-mask prices skyrocketing, prompt warnings about price gouging

Days after the Centers and Disease Control and Prevention warned about a potential coronavirus pandemic and spread of the virus through communities in the United States, prices for protective face masks have skyrocketed.
Los Angeles deputies search for stolen hearse with body inside
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 05:48:48 GMT
Los Angeles deputies search for stolen hearse with body inside

Authorities in Southern California are searching for a suspect who stole a hearse with a body inside from a church parking lot in Pasadena.
Baltimore ex-mayor releases apology video ahead of Thursday sentencing: ‘I really messed up’
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 05:30:53 GMT
Baltimore ex-mayor releases apology video ahead of Thursday sentencing: ‘I really messed up’

Catherine Pugh, a former mayor of Baltimore who is scheduled to be sentenced Thursday following her conviction on federal tax evasion and conspiracy charges, apologizes for her crimes in a 13-minute video that went public Wednesday.
What is Disease X?
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 05:26:21 GMT
What is Disease X?

The coronavirus is believed to be the theoretical "Disease X" that officials have warned could spark a pandemic, according to a health expert at the World Health Organization, so what is Disease X?
CDC warns men about facial hair dangers amid coronavirus fears
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 05:11:35 GMT
CDC warns men about facial hair dangers amid coronavirus fears

Men may need to hack off their muttonchops, void their Van Dykes or pluck their ducktails if they plan on using a respirator, according to information from the CDC about how facial hair can interact with the devices.
Judge Andrew Napolitano: Prosecution of WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange violates First Amendment
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 05:00:43 GMT
Judge Andrew Napolitano: Prosecution of WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange violates First Amendment

The whole purpose of the First Amendment is to assure open, wide, robust debate about the government, free from government interference and threats. How can that debate take place in darkness and ignorance?
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5 things to know for February 25: Weinstein, coronavirus, Dems, Hosni Mubarak - CNN
Tue, 25 Feb 2020 11:30:00 GMT
Syria war: Strikes on Idlib 'target schools and hospitals' - BBC News - BBC News
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 22:26:44 GMT
Foxconn hires head of coronavirus investigation to oversee reopening - Business Insider - Business Insider
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 16:50:56 GMT
76ERS at CAVALIERS | FULL GAME HIGHLIGHTS | February 26, 2020 - NBA
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 02:24:07 GMT
5 things to know for February 25: Weinstein, coronavirus, Dems, Hosni Mubarak - CNN
Tue, 25 Feb 2020 11:30:00 GMT
Sauk Rapids-Rice selects Brad Bergstrom to be next superintendent
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 03:48:51 +0000
Sauk Rapids-Rice selects Brad Bergstrom to be next superintendent

Following two daylong interviews, the board unanimously decided to select Bergrstrom, citing his experience and collaborative approach to leadership.
       
Minnesota Supreme Court enters split decision in defamation lawsuit
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 22:07:34 +0000
Minnesota Supreme Court enters split decision in defamation lawsuit

The decision was filed Wednesday morning in the defamation lawsuit against the St. Cloud Times and KARE-11.
       
What to know before you vote in the Super Tuesday presidential primary in Minnesota
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 20:12:30 +0000
What to know before you vote in the Super Tuesday presidential primary in Minnesota

As Super Tuesday approaches, learn how to vote early in MN and where the candidates stand on the issues.
       
Caucus turnout low with return of presidential primary to Minnesota next week
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 19:42:49 +0000
Caucus turnout low with return of presidential primary to Minnesota next week

The Minnesota political tradition still drew loyalists and some newcomers to prep for elections and conduct party business.
       
SCSU brings six-game unbeaten streak into crucial Denver series
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 00:20:06 +0000
SCSU brings six-game unbeaten streak into crucial Denver series

The Huskies haven't lost at home since December and will put that streak to the test against Denver. The series has big implications for home ice
       
Wrestling, swimming state championships on deck
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 00:31:31 +0000
Wrestling, swimming state championships on deck

Times sportswriters Brian Mozey and Zach Dwyer break down upcoming state tournament, section contests
       
Read the Minnesota Supreme Court's decision on fair reporting, defamation case against the Times
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 16:50:28 +0000
Milwaukee Miller brewery shooting: Six Molson Coors workers, including shooter, dead in rampage
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 04:26:19 +0000
Milwaukee Miller brewery shooting: Six Molson Coors workers, including shooter, dead in rampage

Five Molson Coors employees were shot to death by another employee in Milwaukee, who then killed himself.
       
February 2020 deaths
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 23:30:40 +0000
February 2020 deaths

February 2020 deaths