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China mine rescue: Eleven miners brought to surface, say state media
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 08:22:17 GMT
China mine rescue: Eleven miners brought to surface, say state media

Efforts to free the miners, who were stuck underground for 14 days, took a dramatic turn on Sunday.
Tse Chi Lop: Alleged Asian drug lord arrested in Amsterdam
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 01:49:17 GMT
Tse Chi Lop: Alleged Asian drug lord arrested in Amsterdam

Australia believes Tse Chi Lop's syndicate controls up to 70% of narcotics entering the country.
In pictures: Tens of thousands gather for pro-Navalny protests
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 00:39:43 GMT
In pictures: Tens of thousands gather for pro-Navalny protests

Tens of thousands brave a police crackdown to show support for jailed opposition leader Alexei Navalny.
Larry King: Veteran US talk show host dies aged 87
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 16:01:48 GMT
Larry King: Veteran US talk show host dies aged 87

The popular US broadcaster conducted about 50,000 interviews, from Nelson Mandela to Lady Gaga.
Covid: Italian PM brands vaccine delay 'unacceptable'
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 19:08:10 GMT
Covid: Italian PM brands vaccine delay 'unacceptable'

Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte has warned he will take legal action against Pfizer and AstraZeneca.
Krystina Arielle: Star Wars supports High Republic host after racist abuse
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 18:44:13 GMT
Krystina Arielle: Star Wars supports High Republic host after racist abuse

Krystina Arielle, the host of Star Wars: The High Republic Show, was attacked online.
National Guard: President Biden apologises over troops sleeping in car park
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 07:58:39 GMT
National Guard: President Biden apologises over troops sleeping in car park

Photographs of National Guard members sheltering underground spark anger among lawmakers.
Trump impeachment: Senate trial delayed until next month
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 02:45:01 GMT
Trump impeachment: Senate trial delayed until next month

Arguments will not begin until the week of 8 February, giving the ex-president's lawyers time to prepare.
Trudeau conveys Keystone pipeline 'disappointment' to Biden
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 04:27:09 GMT
Trudeau conveys Keystone pipeline 'disappointment' to Biden

Despite the revoking of the Keystone XL permit, the Canadian PM hails "a new era" in bilateral ties.
Tokyo 2020 Games may have to be held behind closed doors, says Lord Coe
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 10:33:23 GMT
Tokyo 2020 Games may have to be held behind closed doors, says Lord Coe

The rescheduled Tokyo 2020 may have to be held behind closed doors if they are to go ahead this year, athletics chief Lord Coe says.
Sri Lanka Minister who promoted 'Covid syrup' tests positive
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 13:44:46 GMT
Sri Lanka Minister who promoted 'Covid syrup' tests positive

Pavithra Wanniarachchi, Sri Lanka's health minister, tested positive for Covid on Friday.
The homeless drug addict who became a history professor
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 00:15:51 GMT
The homeless drug addict who became a history professor

Jesse Thistle, a high school dropout, overcame addiction and homelessness to pursue an academic career.
Larry King: US TV legend who hosted 50,000 interviews
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 13:53:33 GMT
Larry King: US TV legend who hosted 50,000 interviews

Larry King - who has died aged 87 - was one of the giants of US broadcasting.
Tunisians question whether life is better after Arab Spring
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 00:21:39 GMT
Tunisians question whether life is better after Arab Spring

Ten years after ousting their strongman leader, some say the new system isn't working.
Letter from Africa: The continent no longer needs lectures from the US
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 00:20:19 GMT
Letter from Africa: The continent no longer needs lectures from the US

President Joe Biden will need to renew the relationship with the continent, writes Waihiga Mwaura.
Coronavirus: How the pandemic has changed the world economy
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 00:17:13 GMT
Coronavirus: How the pandemic has changed the world economy

Key maps and charts explain how the virus has impacted markets and businesses around the world.
Is this Russian cult leader a fraud?
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 00:03:28 GMT
Is this Russian cult leader a fraud?

A mysterious Russian cult leader is accused of embezzling followers' funds and abusing them.
Loyal dog's six-day wait for poorly owner outside Turkish hospital
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 12:36:24 GMT
Loyal dog's six-day wait for poorly owner outside Turkish hospital

Boncuk waited outside a hospital in Turkey every day while her owner was being treated.
Navalny protests: Supporters arrested in string of protests across Russia
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 15:22:06 GMT
Navalny protests: Supporters arrested in string of protests across Russia

The arrest of the Kremlin's fiercest critic sparks a string of protests across Russia.
How Joe Biden's ancestral Irish home is celebrating
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 00:05:02 GMT
How Joe Biden's ancestral Irish home is celebrating

Celebrations broke out across Ballina when Biden's presidential victory was declared - and for the young people of the town, it meant that anything was possible.
Back inside the Wuhan market where Covid-19 was first traced
Fri, 22 Jan 2021 00:51:49 GMT
Back inside the Wuhan market where Covid-19 was first traced

BBC China correspondent Robin Brant has visited the building housing Wuhan's famous 'wet' market.
Nazi Ravensbrück camp: How ordinary women became SS torturers
Mon, 18 Jan 2021 00:48:15 GMT
Nazi Ravensbrück camp: How ordinary women became SS torturers

Female SS guards enjoyed home comforts at a camp where they tortured thousands of inmates.
A wristband that tells your boss if you are unhappy
Mon, 18 Jan 2021 00:42:10 GMT
A wristband that tells your boss if you are unhappy

Technology to help our mental wellbeing has grown in popularity during the coronavirus lockdowns.
Olivier Duhamel: French incest allegations prompt victims to speak out
Tue, 19 Jan 2021 07:21:59 GMT
Olivier Duhamel: French incest allegations prompt victims to speak out

A sex abuse case involving a well-known intellectual sparked a deluge of testimonies by victims of abuse.
The vehicle that got a village smiling
Fri, 22 Jan 2021 00:24:31 GMT
The vehicle that got a village smiling

When her friends died in childbirth, a Nigerian woman hatched a plan to make a difference.
Why Iran’s nuclear facilities are still vulnerable to attack
Tue, 19 Jan 2021 00:27:30 GMT
Why Iran’s nuclear facilities are still vulnerable to attack

Putting sites underground does not mean they're beyond the reach of those who want them scuppered.
8 experts share how they would advise the Biden admin to handle Covid-19
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 02:12:47 GMT
8 experts share how they would advise the Biden admin to handle Covid-19

It has been more than one year since the first reported case of Covid-19 in the United States -- a day that changed our country forever. The arrival of the novel coronavirus on our doorstep continues to challenge our public health officials, scientists, health care workers and, frankly, the American public, to go above and beyond the call of duty and to do everything we can to battle the relentless threat that it poses.
The face mask that could end the pandemic
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 15:24:09 GMT
The face mask that could end the pandemic

Getting Americans masked up is a top priority for the Biden administration.
Analysis: Biden urges patience as frustration grows over vaccines
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 05:29:35 GMT
Analysis: Biden urges patience as frustration grows over vaccines

While outlining his plan to halt the spread of the coronavirus last week, President Joe Biden tempered his ever-present optimism with a dose of realism about the potent staying power of this deadly pandemic and the fact that the nation's vaccine distribution system is a long way from becoming an efficient machine.
FDA gives approval for syringes to extract an extra dose from vials of Covid-19 vaccine
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 04:42:01 GMT
FDA gives approval for syringes to extract an extra dose from vials of Covid-19 vaccine

As the US set a new daily record for Covid-19 inoculations and states clamored for more vaccine supplies, Pfizer and the FDA said pharmacists and health practitioners can in some cases extract an additional dose from each vial.
See Harvard expert's plan to end pandemic in four weeks
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 01:35:21 GMT
See Harvard expert's plan to end pandemic in four weeks

Harvard Medical School's Dr. Abraar Karan says the US can end the Covid-19 pandemic in four weeks if everyone wears N95 masks.
Send us your questions for Biden's Covid-19 team
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 23:09:59 GMT
Send us your questions for Biden's Covid-19 team

CNN is hosting a town hall with President Joe Biden's Covid-19 team this Wednesday at 8pm ET. We want to hear from you.
The energy capital of the US may become a ghost town under Biden
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 18:38:50 GMT
The energy capital of the US may become a ghost town under Biden

This Wyoming coal town is a place of contradictions. At dawn, the land looks heavenly: Winds rattle the sagebrush; cotton-candy skies make a dusting of snow glow in pastel hues. Later in the afternoon, though, you look to the horizon and see the Earth hemorrhaging gray dust as trucks haul coal from pits the size of suburbs.
Wall Street Journal: Trump pressured DOJ to file case with Supreme Court to overturn election results
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 05:08:16 GMT
Wall Street Journal: Trump pressured DOJ to file case with Supreme Court to overturn election results

Former President Donald Trump pushed the Department of Justice to directly ask the Supreme Court to invalidate President Joe Biden's election win, people familiar with the matter told the Wall Street Journal.
Democrats working on legislation to provide $3,000 payments per child amid pandemic
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 02:40:00 GMT
Democrats working on legislation to provide $3,000 payments per child amid pandemic

House Democrats are working on drafting legislation proposed by President Joe Biden that would direct the IRS to send recurring monthly payments to American families to expand the child tax credit, a source familiar with the matter confirmed to CNN.
The man third in the line of presidential succession has been in five 'Batman' movies
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 19:57:48 GMT
The man third in the line of presidential succession has been in five 'Batman' movies

For as many foes as the superhero fends off, Batman has a formidable team of supporters starting with his sidekick Robin, Gotham City Commissioner James Gordon and his ever-loyal butler, Alfred Pennyworth.
'What research did you do?': Brown presses GOP lawmaker on election fraud claims
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 02:23:49 GMT
'What research did you do?': Brown presses GOP lawmaker on election fraud claims

CNN's Pamela Brown presses Rep. Madison Cawthorn (R-NC) about his pledge to work with the Biden administration despite voting to decertify the results of the 2020 presidential election.
Arizona GOP censures Flake, Ducey and McCain, signaling a fractured party in a key swing state
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 04:20:48 GMT
Arizona GOP censures Flake, Ducey and McCain, signaling a fractured party in a key swing state

The Arizona Republican Party sent a clear signal Saturday that its leadership remains loyal to former President Donald Trump when it voted to publicly punish Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey, former Sen. Jeff Flake and Cindy McCain, all of whom opposed Trump's efforts to overturn President Joe Biden's victory, or in the case of Flake and McCain, endorsed the Democrat before the election.
Teacher suspended for attending 'Stop the Steal' rally: I was never near the Capitol
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 16:07:45 GMT
Teacher suspended for attending 'Stop the Steal' rally: I was never near the Capitol

A Pennsylvania middle-school social studies teacher suspended for attending the electoral college protest says
Rep. Cawthorn accepts Biden as President
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 05:10:35 GMT
Rep. Cawthorn accepts Biden as President

Republican Rep. Madison Cawthorn of North Carolina said Saturday that he accepts Joe Biden as president and that the 2020 election was not conducted fraudulently.
11 of 22 Chinese miners trapped in gold mine rescued
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 08:07:36 GMT
11 of 22 Chinese miners trapped in gold mine rescued

A miner who was trapped underground in a gold mine for more than two weeks in eastern China has been rescued, Chinese state media reported.
Loyal Texas Trump voters want Biden to be less divisive
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 02:28:40 GMT
Loyal Texas Trump voters want Biden to be less divisive

Donald Trump got over 96% of the vote in Roberts County, Texas, during the 2020 presidential election. CNN's Gary Tuchman spoke with some of the residents there to find out what they want to see from President Joe Biden.
Alleged drug kingpin, one of the world's most-wanted fugitives, arrested
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 03:45:21 GMT
Alleged drug kingpin, one of the world's most-wanted fugitives, arrested

A Chinese-born alleged drug kingpin accused of presiding over a multi-billion dollar narcotics operation has been arrested by Dutch authorities.
Two former Trump officials to be investigated for posting papers denying climate change
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 00:21:53 GMT
Two former Trump officials to be investigated for posting papers denying climate change

The Commerce Department's Office of Inspector General said it will investigate how two former Trump officials posted dubious papers questioning man-made climate change using government logos but without the approval of the Trump administration.
Son tips off FBI about father attending Capitol riot
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 12:15:29 GMT
Son tips off FBI about father attending Capitol riot

CNN's Chris Cuomo talks to 18-year-old Jackson Reffitt about Jackson's father participating in the Capitol riot.
Dustin Poirier defeats Conor McGregor with a knockout in the 2nd round
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 07:42:16 GMT
Dustin Poirier defeats Conor McGregor with a knockout in the 2nd round

Fighter Dustin Poirier defeated Conor McGregor early Sunday in a much-anticipated Ultimate Fighting Championship re-match that left McGregor down for the count in the second round.
CDC reviewing new data that suggests coronavirus variant identified in UK could be more deadly
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 07:46:01 GMT
CDC reviewing new data that suggests coronavirus variant identified in UK could be more deadly

Scientists at the US Centers for Disease Control and Protection are speaking with UK health officials to learn more about British data that suggests a new coronavirus variant could be more deadly.
A woman who won a $60 million lottery said she got the winning numbers from her husband's dream
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 07:12:58 GMT
A woman who won a $60 million lottery said she got the winning numbers from her husband's dream

Deng Pravatoudom followed her husband's dream all the way to Easy Street.
'Doomsday cult': Ex-QAnon follower speaks out
Fri, 22 Jan 2021 21:00:29 GMT
'Doomsday cult': Ex-QAnon follower speaks out

CNN's Brianna Keilar speaks with Jitarth Jadeja, who followed QAnon for two years, about how it appeals to its members and what happens now that "The Storm" never came.
Dwayne Johnson shows off his hair skills in an adorable post with his 2-year-old daughter
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 02:41:21 GMT
Dwayne Johnson shows off his hair skills in an adorable post with his 2-year-old daughter

Dwayne Johnson has his role as a "girl dad" down after showing how he fixes his 2-year-old daughter's hair on Instagram.
Got a package you didn't order? It could be a scam
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 19:15:37 GMT
Got a package you didn't order? It could be a scam

Most people who buy things online just have to worry about their deliveries being delayed or never arriving. But some people are dealing with a different problem altogether: getting weird stuff like hair clippers, face creams and sunglasses they never even ordered at all.
The extremist Oath Keepers who planned attack on Capitol
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 06:03:09 GMT
The extremist Oath Keepers who planned attack on Capitol

CNN's Sara Sidner reports on three Americans faced with some of the most severe charges in the attack on the Capitol who are part of the violent extremist Oath Keepers group that planned and coordinated the riot.
Bernie Sanders turns inauguration meme into sweatshirt for charity
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 02:38:32 GMT
Bernie Sanders turns inauguration meme into sweatshirt for charity

The mittens, the pose, the social distancing -- they all helped a photo of Senator Bernie Sanders at the inauguration become an internet sensation. And now the image can be part of your wardrobe.
'Complete bunk': Erin Burnett calls out Sen. Hawley's explanation
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 01:37:05 GMT
'Complete bunk': Erin Burnett calls out Sen. Hawley's explanation

CNN's Erin Burnett reports on Sen. Josh Hawley's (R-MO) role in the insurrection at the Capitol after he said he still doesn't have any regrets over his actions.
Larry King dies at age 87
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 18:29:49 GMT
Larry King dies at age 87

In pictures: The life of Larry King | Look back at his storied career
Celebrities and newsmakers pay tribute to a broadcasting legend
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 22:06:56 GMT
Celebrities and newsmakers pay tribute to a broadcasting legend

Larry King built an iconic career interviewing celebrities and newsmakers and many of them paid tribute to the broadcasting legend following his death.
Legend interviews legend: Larry King talks with Hank Aaron
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 16:28:24 GMT
Legend interviews legend: Larry King talks with Hank Aaron

Baseball legend Hank Aaron speaks with longtime CNN anchor Larry King during a 1991 interview on "Larry King Live."
King interview famously ends with Marlon Brando's on-the-mouth kiss
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 23:08:51 GMT
King interview famously ends with Marlon Brando's on-the-mouth kiss

Larry King over the years interviewed thousands -- heads of state, movie stars, world class athletes, ordinary people -- but one of his most memorable on-air conversations ended with Marlon Brando kissing him on the lips.
From The Dalai Lama to the newlywed Trumps: See the interviews
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 03:31:27 GMT
Look back at moments from King's storied career
Thu, 14 Jan 2021 16:14:43 GMT
Look back at moments from King's storied career

From presidents to movie stars, Larry's interviewed them all. Watch some of the best interviews from the 25 years of CNN's "Larry King Live."
Need a good laugh? Samuel L. Jackson can help in this new Netflix mockumentary
Thu, 21 Jan 2021 22:07:27 GMT
What's streaming on Netflix, Hulu and HBO Max
Wed, 30 Dec 2020 00:44:19 GMT
What's streaming on Netflix, Hulu and HBO Max

See some of what's streaming on Netflix, HBO Max, Disney+ and more in January.
Justin Timberlake reveals new baby's name
Mon, 18 Jan 2021 14:37:51 GMT
Justin Timberlake reveals new baby's name

Justin Timberlake spoke about he and Jessica Biel's second baby together in an interview with Ellen DeGeneres.
This restaurant's menu offers bluntly honest descriptions of the dishes
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 06:05:36 GMT
This restaurant's menu offers bluntly honest descriptions of the dishes

Feigang Fei, owner of Cuisine AuntDai in Montreal, wants to be honest with you.
Here's what you need to know about the NFL Championship games
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 05:26:25 GMT
Here's what you need to know about the NFL Championship games

The NFL championship games this weekend will determine who goes to the Super Bowl, and there's more at stake for some of the teams than a win.
Here's how Biden's Oval Office compares to Trump's
Thu, 21 Jan 2021 19:27:57 GMT
Here's how Biden's Oval Office compares to Trump's

CNN's Brianna Keilar looks at how the decor President Biden chose for the Oval Office differs from Trump's.
7 strategies for truly restorative rest
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 08:05:33 GMT
7 strategies for truly restorative rest

Many people suffer from a chronic sleep deficit, and that was the case even before the pandemic hit -- bringing with it stress, fear and anxiety.
How to buy bitcoin without all the risk of buying bitcoin
Thu, 21 Jan 2021 19:33:06 GMT
How to buy bitcoin without all the risk of buying bitcoin

Bitcoin is up more than 260% over the past 12 months -- a stellar ride -- yet owning the asset is fraught with risks including wild swings in cryptocurrency prices. But there are several ways for investors to get a piece of the bitcoin boom without investing directly in bitcoin.
American Airlines has so much extra wine that it's starting a delivery service
Fri, 22 Jan 2021 15:39:04 GMT
American Airlines has so much extra wine that it's starting a delivery service

Airlines are still operating only a fraction of the number of flights they offered pre-pandemic, and alcohol is banned in many cabins to help thwart the spread of Covid-19. This is adding up to a lot of leftover booze. Now, American Airlines is hoping to sell and ship some of its excess wine directly to peoples' homes.
'No Time to Die,' the new James Bond film, is delayed once again
Fri, 22 Jan 2021 15:48:04 GMT
'No Time to Die,' the new James Bond film, is delayed once again

"No Time to Die," the latest film in the James Bond series and one of the most anticipated movies of 2021, has been delayed again.
Woman who made Bernie Sanders' mittens says she has no more to sell
Fri, 22 Jan 2021 14:33:50 GMT
Woman who made Bernie Sanders' mittens says she has no more to sell

The Vermont school teacher behind the cozy mittens worn by Senator Bernie Sanders during President Joe Biden's inauguration on Wednesday said she's been flooded with requests from people wanting to buy a pair. But they're no longer for sale.
We tested nine top-rated hair dryers to find the best for your buck
Wed, 20 Jan 2021 22:05:06 GMT
Bernie Sanders inauguration memes are what this country needed
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 02:15:47 GMT
Bernie Sanders inauguration memes are what this country needed

Each morning for the past four years, I have arisen from a tormented slumber like this:
Cruz and Hawley have been playing with dynamite
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 02:35:05 GMT
Cruz and Hawley have been playing with dynamite

Remember that time a violent mob smashed its way into the Capitol, killed a police officer and occupied the Senate chambers, hunting for terrified members of Congress who were forced to hide?
Restoring what Trump stole from LGBTQ Americans
Fri, 22 Jan 2021 20:35:49 GMT
Restoring what Trump stole from LGBTQ Americans

In the first hours and days of the Biden administration, something precious has been returned to us. That invaluable thing that has been restored to LGBTQ Americans -- and many others -- is hope.
Hank Aaron was much more than smashed records
Fri, 22 Jan 2021 23:50:02 GMT
Are you OK? I'm not.
Fri, 22 Jan 2021 19:12:20 GMT
Are you OK? I'm not.

This is just to say I am thinking of you, dear reader, in a time when everything feels breakable. Are you holding it together? I am not. Most days I struggle with grief and rage. I often cover my face with my hands. My fingers keep closing into fists.
Thank you, Amanda Gorman
Fri, 22 Jan 2021 17:32:00 GMT
Thank you, Amanda Gorman

It is no secret what poetry can do. What Black poetry can do.
Impeachment complicates Biden's efforts to unify
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 16:53:23 GMT
Impeachment complicates Biden's efforts to unify

President Joe Biden spent his first week in office trying to convince the nation to see themselves not as Democrats or Republicans, but as Americans united in defeating the pandemic. Then on Friday night, the impeachment trial of former President Donald Trump got a formal date on the calendar, complicating every bipartisan goal on the new President's agenda.
Washington Monument closed 'until further notice' due to Covid-19
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 23:32:56 GMT
Washington Monument closed 'until further notice' due to Covid-19

The Washington Monument will be closed "until further notice" due to the coronavirus pandemic, the National Park Service said Saturday in a statement.
Idaho's Republican governor blasts his own party's efforts to end his Covid-19 emergency declaration
Fri, 22 Jan 2021 21:42:56 GMT
Idaho's Republican governor blasts his own party's efforts to end his Covid-19 emergency declaration

Republican Idaho Gov. Brad Little issued sharp criticism of the state Legislature's efforts to repeal a Covid-19 emergency declaration in a video statement released Friday.
Group of Democratic lawmakers urge Biden to commute the sentences of death row prisoners
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 01:04:47 GMT
Group of Democratic lawmakers urge Biden to commute the sentences of death row prisoners

Democratic Reps. Ayanna Pressley of Massachusetts and Cori Bush of Missouri on Friday led a group of 35 lawmakers in urging President Joe Biden to commute the sentences of all federal prisoners on death row.
Latest Portland anti-ICE protest prompts federal law enforcement response
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 07:57:09 GMT
Latest Portland anti-ICE protest prompts federal law enforcement response

An Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) facility in Portland, Ore., was once again the target of protesters on Saturday night, according to news reports and posts on social media.
Tacoma police cruiser strikes pedestrians, videos show
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 06:56:12 GMT
Tacoma police cruiser strikes pedestrians, videos show

Shocking video footage posted on social media Saturday night shows a Tacoma, Wash., police cruiser plowing into a group of pedestrians.
LIVE UPDATES: Trump impeachment manager Eric Swalwell says Democrats will 'be ready' with witnesses if allowed
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 06:19:24 GMT
Seattle police chief vows to be tougher on rioters after some crimes not prosecuted
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 06:10:40 GMT
Seattle police chief vows to be tougher on rioters after some crimes not prosecuted

Seattle police will start cracking down on rioters who damage businesses, the city's interim police chief warned Saturday.
Dustin Poirier shocks Conor McGregor at UFC 257
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 05:39:23 GMT
Dustin Poirier shocks Conor McGregor at UFC 257

Dustin Poirier stunned Conor McGregor with a technical knockout in the second round at UFC 257.
Matthew Stafford's tenure with Lions appears to be over
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 05:30:11 GMT
Matthew Stafford's tenure with Lions appears to be over

Matthew Stafford’s long tenure with the Detroit Lions appears to be nearing its end.
Michael Chandler stuns Dan Hooker with first-round TKO at UFC 257
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 05:09:44 GMT
Michael Chandler stuns Dan Hooker with first-round TKO at UFC 257

Michael Chandler made noise at UFC 257 on Saturday night.
Kyrie Irving, Bam Adebayo postgame hug broken up amid NBA's tightened safety rules
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 04:56:04 GMT
Kyrie Irving, Bam Adebayo postgame hug broken up amid NBA's tightened safety rules

The Brooklyn Nets ended their skid Saturday night with a close victory over the Miami Heat, 128-124.
Katelyn McClure, NJ crowdfunding scam defendant, has sentencing delayed: reports
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 04:35:29 GMT
Katelyn McClure, NJ crowdfunding scam defendant, has sentencing delayed: reports

A New Jersey woman who faces up to four years in prison after pleading guilty to a role in a crowdfunding scam has had her sentencing hearing delayed, according to reports.
UFC 257 stream outage ignites customers' fury at ESPN
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 04:34:41 GMT
UFC 257 stream outage ignites customers' fury at ESPN

UFC 257 on ESPN+ was giving those who purchased the fight a major headache as the event started.
Asia Today: New Zealand reports 1st community case in months - The Associated Press
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 03:58:19 GMT
Hedge Funds Beef Up Tech Holdings Before Apple, Amazon Earnings - Bloomberg
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 21:00:00 GMT
Uber, After Buying Postmates, Lays Off More Than 180 Employees - The New York Times
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 00:42:00 GMT
Kourtney Kardashian and Travis Barker Relax at Kris Jenner's Palm Springs Home - Yahoo Entertainment
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 01:42:55 GMT
First cases of UK COVID-19 variant found in Washington - MyNorthwest.com
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 01:14:18 GMT
Asia Today: New Zealand reports 1st community case in months - The Associated Press
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 03:58:19 GMT
Hedge Funds Beef Up Tech Holdings Before Apple, Amazon Earnings - Bloomberg
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 21:00:00 GMT
Uber, After Buying Postmates, Lays Off More Than 180 Employees - The New York Times
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 00:42:00 GMT
Kourtney Kardashian and Travis Barker Relax at Kris Jenner's Palm Springs Home - Yahoo Entertainment
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 01:42:55 GMT
First cases of UK COVID-19 variant found in Washington - MyNorthwest.com
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 01:14:18 GMT
Four COVID-19 deaths in tri-county area among 31 in Minnesota on Saturday
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 17:40:13 +0000
Four COVID-19 deaths in tri-county area among 31 in Minnesota on Saturday

Statewide, the number of people who have tested positive for COVID-19 reached 452,268 cases on Saturday and 6,032 people have died.
       
No. 2 Northern State uses second half run to top SCSU
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 23:27:15 +0000
No. 2 Northern State uses second half run to top SCSU

The No. 2-ranked Wolves are now 8-0 on the season
       
'Strong and full of life': Family, classmates mourn Iowa State student who was found dead at sorority house
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 21:11:03 +0000
'Strong and full of life': Family, classmates mourn Iowa State student who was found dead at sorority house

Olivia Chutich was found in her sorority's parking lot Friday morning and later pronounced dead.
       
What transportation is safe on inconsistent ice?
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 16:00:30 +0000
What transportation is safe on inconsistent ice?

As winter progresses, local ice will thicken. Until then, patience and safety are quality virtues to contemplate.
       
Minnesota deaths rise by 15% and not all because of COVID-19
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 13:00:48 +0000
Minnesota deaths rise by 15% and not all because of COVID-19

Fatal cases of COVID-19 were the major driver but not the only one. Other causes of death, including opioid overdoses, also have increased.
       
St. Joseph City Council member Anne Buckvold resigns
Fri, 22 Jan 2021 21:42:50 +0000
St. Joseph City Council member Anne Buckvold resigns

Buckvold, who previously ran for state office, says she is stepping back to handle demands in her personal life but won't rule out running for office again
       
Muslim ban reversal a 'step out of the darkness' but COVID-19, anti-refugee base still cause concerns
Thu, 21 Jan 2021 21:33:14 +0000
Muslim ban reversal a 'step out of the darkness' but COVID-19, anti-refugee base still cause concerns

Immigration attorneys and advocates applaud the reversal of the travel ban targeting Muslim countries. But they say more has to be done.
       
Politics live updates: Trump impeachment trial begins in earnest Feb. 8, Schumer says
Fri, 22 Jan 2021 23:20:50 +0000
Politics live updates: Trump impeachment trial begins in earnest Feb. 8, Schumer says

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer announced House impeachment prosecutors will present the charge against former President Donald Trump on Monday.
       
State patrol names man who died in Wednesday crash on Highway 15
Thu, 21 Jan 2021 19:23:30 +0000
State patrol names man who died in Wednesday crash on Highway 15

A 48-year-old Kingston man died in the collision and Jesse Lee Johnson, 35, was transported to a nearby hospital with life-threatening injuries.
       
Minnesota courts extend limited activities for 45 days
Fri, 22 Jan 2021 18:40:57 +0000
Minnesota courts extend limited activities for 45 days

Minnesota Supreme Court Chief Justice Lorie Gildea issued the order effective Feb. 1.
       
'A humble Husky': Longtime Sports Information Director Tom Nelson retires from SCSU
Fri, 22 Jan 2021 13:35:05 +0000
'A humble Husky': Longtime Sports Information Director Tom Nelson retires from SCSU

Tom Nelson has been working with sports information for SCSU athletics for over two decades
       
Larry King, CNN talk-show legend, dies at 87 after being hospitalized with COVID-19
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 15:36:45 +0000
Larry King, CNN talk-show legend, dies at 87 after being hospitalized with COVID-19

Larry King, the Brooklyn-bred man who became cable TV's most well-known talk-show host, died Saturday after being hospitalized for COVID-19 He was 87.
       
Stimulus checks and taxes: What you need to know before filing your 2020 income tax returns
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 03:03:31 +0000
Stimulus checks and taxes: What you need to know before filing your 2020 income tax returns

Get answers to questions like whether you'll have to pay taxes on those stimulus checks and how they could impact your anticipated refund.
       
Go beyond the Instagram posts with stories, videos, photos and more
Fri, 22 Jan 2021 20:20:49 +0000
Go beyond the Instagram posts with stories, videos, photos and more

Saw a post on the St. Cloud Times Instagram and want to know more? You've come to the right place.
       
Sartell and Apollo meet in boys swimming
Fri, 22 Jan 2021 14:19:11 +0000
Sartell and Apollo meet in boys swimming

Teams compete without fans at Apollo High School
       
NBA city to NBA city, it becomes a blur for Timberwolves guard D'Angelo Russell
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 04:33:25 +0000
NBA city to NBA city, it becomes a blur for Timberwolves guard D'Angelo Russell

After years of of never unpacking his bags no matter where he was living, perhaps D'Angelo Russell finally has found some firm footing with the Wolves.
Richard Pitino must address a Gophers liability: rotten shooting
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 04:31:05 +0000
Richard Pitino must address a Gophers liability: rotten shooting

Saturday's home loss further exposed a glaring Gophers basketball deficiency that can only be fixed in recruiting. They took 23 three-point shots, made only five and the offense deteriorated.
Mounds View High grad Billy Turner is one Packer you can pull for
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 04:24:24 +0000
Mounds View High grad Billy Turner is one Packer you can pull for

Billy Turner will start at left tackle for the top-seeded Packers in Sunday's NFC Championship Game against Tom Brady and the No. 5 seed Buccaneers.
No. 17 Gophers fall to Maryland at home 63-49
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 04:19:46 +0000
No. 17 Gophers fall to Maryland at home 63-49

The Gophers have beaten four ranked opponents at Williams Arena this season, but couldn't avoid the letdown after beating Michigan.
Larry King, legendary talk show host, remembered
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 02:08:08 +0000
Waseca police officer survived a gunshot to the head on duty. But he's not the same.
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 01:08:04 +0000
Waseca police officer survived a gunshot to the head on duty. But he's not the same.

A young father and cop survived a gunshot wound to his head. But his career, his marriage, his life are forever altered.
More drums, fewer choirs as 'vibrant' church styles rise in popularity
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 00:20:58 +0000
More drums, fewer choirs as 'vibrant' church styles rise in popularity

More churches are adopting informal and enthusiastic worship, including guitars, dancing, even applause.
Minneapolis makes big bet on violence prevention effort to stem crime surge
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 00:10:01 +0000
Minneapolis makes big bet on violence prevention effort to stem crime surge

With money diverted from police, city agency faces pressure to ramp up quickly, help stem crime surge.
After wild parties, suburbs reining in short-term rentals
Sun, 24 Jan 2021 00:09:51 +0000
After wild parties, suburbs reining in short-term rentals

Fed up with wild parties and traffic, Roseville and other cities tighten rules on Airbnbs, VRBOs.
Minnesota's Mike Lindell among last remaining election fraud crusaders for Trump
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 23:43:53 +0000
Businesses still waiting for Minneapolis to come through with demolition help
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 22:45:48 +0000
Businesses still waiting for Minneapolis to come through with demolition help

Instead of promised funds, Mpls. has threatened some owners of ruined properties with hefty fines.
Evening forecast: Snow ending; low in mid-teens
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 21:33:12 +0000
Mexican leader says Biden offers $4B for Central America
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 21:01:03 +0000
Mexican leader says Biden offers $4B for Central America

President Joe Biden's first calls to foreign leaders went to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador at a strained moment for the U.S. relationship with its North American neighbors.
For far too long, voices of Black women in the fight for justice have been ignored
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 20:21:45 +0000
Kombucha taproom finds a home in Duluth
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 19:13:55 +0000
Kombucha taproom finds a home in Duluth

It's the state's first, offering varieties of the tangy, fermented tea
The latest: What you need to know about the novel coronavirus
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 18:45:27 +0000
The latest: What you need to know about the novel coronavirus

As the novel coronavirus spreads across the world, we've answered reader question about what they most want to know about the outbreak.
Minnesota reports 1,565 new COVID-19 cases, 31 more deaths
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 18:40:47 +0000
Minnesota reports 1,565 new COVID-19 cases, 31 more deaths

The count for people with at least one vaccine dose now exceeds 229,000.
Norton Rockler, who ignited passion for woodworking hobbyists, dies at 98
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 17:23:06 +0000
Afternoon forecast: Snow starting with 3-6" expected
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 17:17:37 +0000
The political divide is threatening relationships among family, friends and co-workers
Sat, 23 Jan 2021 17:08:32 +0000
The political divide is threatening relationships among family, friends and co-workers

Political divisions continue to strain relationships among families, friends, even co-workers.
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