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Sri Lanka bombings: PM Wickremesinghe says he was 'out of the loop'
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 16:16:51 GMT
Sri Lanka bombings: PM Wickremesinghe says he was 'out of the loop'

Ranil Wickremesinghe tells the BBC he is not accountable for the Easter Sunday security failings.
Measles outbreak: Trump tells Americans to 'get their shots'
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 15:21:22 GMT
Measles outbreak: Trump tells Americans to 'get their shots'

The US president tells Americans to "get their shots" as measles cases reach a near two-decade high.
World is angry and stressed, Gallup report says
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 15:02:01 GMT
World is angry and stressed, Gallup report says

A study reveals where levels of anger and worry - and positivity and enjoyment - are highest in the world.
Russian agent jailed for targeting NRA
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 16:19:22 GMT
Russian agent jailed for targeting NRA

Maria Butina tells court her parents discovered her arrest on the morning news in a Siberian village.
SAS pilot walkout strands thousands
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 08:20:04 GMT
SAS pilot walkout strands thousands

The airline cancels 673 flights affecting more than 72,000 passengers.
Tenerife cave: Assault on mother and son 'well-planned'
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 09:41:33 GMT
Tenerife cave: Assault on mother and son 'well-planned'

Spanish police hold a German man suspected of premeditated murder in a remote cave.
Iran TV pulls game shows amid religious gambling row
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 11:21:23 GMT
Iran TV pulls game shows amid religious gambling row

The equivalent of Who Wants to be a Millionaire is pulled after clerics criticise cash prizes.
Cyclone Kenneth: Flooding feared as heavy rains hit Mozambique
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 11:47:46 GMT
Cyclone Kenneth: Flooding feared as heavy rains hit Mozambique

Aid agencies fear deadly flooding and landslides in the wake of Cyclone Kenneth.
Venezuelan migrants missing in shipwreck off Trinidad and Tobago
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 15:05:47 GMT
Venezuelan migrants missing in shipwreck off Trinidad and Tobago

At least 21 people have disappeared after their boat capsized on its way to Trinidad and Tobago.
Emiliano Sala's father dies three months after son is killed
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 12:54:12 GMT
Emiliano Sala's father dies three months after son is killed

Emiliano Sala's father suffered a heart attack at his home in Argentina in the early hours.
Loose manhole scuppers F1 practice
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 10:20:07 GMT
Loose manhole scuppers F1 practice

Azerbaijan GP first practice is cancelled after a Williams is damaged on a loose manhole cover and the rescue lorry hits a bridge.
Anita Hill says she wants 'real accountability' from Joe Biden
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 16:38:13 GMT
Anita Hill says she wants 'real accountability' from Joe Biden

The Democratic front-runner denies treating a woman badly in a 1991 sexual harassment hearing.
Sri Lankans in Christchurch mourn after recent attacks
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 23:57:36 GMT
Sri Lankans in Christchurch mourn after recent attacks

The Easter Sunday bomb attacks hold a special significance for the Sri Lankan residents of Christchurch.
The refugee families caught up in a war zone in Libya
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 09:47:35 GMT
The refugee families caught up in a war zone in Libya

Migrants and refugees trying to get to Europe are trapped on the front line in Libya.
British Korea War veteran remembers injured child
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 11:58:00 GMT
British Korea War veteran remembers injured child

Keith Leese hopes to discover what happened to an injured child he helped during the Korean War.
Japan emperor: Why a woman can't take the throne
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 23:01:18 GMT
Japan emperor: Why a woman can't take the throne

The abdication of Emperor Akihito has reignited debate on Japan's male-only succession rule.
Cyclone Kenneth lashes northern Mozambique
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 09:57:59 GMT
Cyclone Kenneth lashes northern Mozambique

The storm, which made landfall on Thursday, is downgraded after winds weakened, but heavy rainfall is expected.
The squirrels being raised among kittens in Crimea
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 23:01:33 GMT
The squirrels being raised among kittens in Crimea

When a Crimean petting zoo was given four orphaned squirrels, it decided to raise them alongside kittens.
Joe Biden: Third time lucky in 2020 US president election?
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 15:16:09 GMT
Joe Biden: Third time lucky in 2020 US president election?

The former US vice-president announces that he's running for the White House - again.
All the references in Taylor Swift's Me!
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 09:48:38 GMT
All the references in Taylor Swift's Me!

We went on a hunt for all the easter eggs in the star's candy-coloured new video.
WW2 lost 'clickers' sought for 75th D-Day anniversary
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 12:27:10 GMT
WW2 lost 'clickers' sought for 75th D-Day anniversary

The clickers were used by WW2 paratroopers dropped behind enemy lines to detect allies in the dark.
Syrian film aims to cut capital city's divorce rate
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 15:10:22 GMT
Syrian film aims to cut capital city's divorce rate

Courts in Damascus will try reduce divorce rates by playing couples a film about separation.
Turkish taxi driver's gesture warms Swedish hearts
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 16:24:05 GMT
Turkish taxi driver's gesture warms Swedish hearts

The taxi driver in Sweden lent his credit card for three days to a customer who forgot his wallet.
Hellboy film in Russia replaces Stalin with Hitler
Thu, 18 Apr 2019 10:40:41 GMT
Hellboy film in Russia replaces Stalin with Hitler

A reference to the Soviet dictator in a line of dialogue was changed to Adolf Hitler.
Anna Sorokin: The trial of New York's fake heiress
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 08:42:55 GMT
Anna Sorokin: The trial of New York's fake heiress

A woman who pretended to be a wealthy heiress to swindle high society New York is convicted of multiple charges.
How the US military's opium war in Afghanistan was lost
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 20:20:40 GMT
How the US military's opium war in Afghanistan was lost

The US has spent $1.5m a day fighting the opium war in Afghanistan. Why is business still booming?
London Marathon: How do you reduce the environmental impact?
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 14:27:43 GMT
London Marathon: How do you reduce the environmental impact?

The London race aims to reduce waste with paper cups, fewer drinks and even edible seaweed energy capsules.
Europe and nationalism: A country-by-country guide
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 21:36:50 GMT
Europe and nationalism: A country-by-country guide

Ahead of the May European elections, a country-by-country guide to the advance of nationalist parties.
Surrogacy: Why the world needs rules for 'selling' babies
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 23:16:27 GMT
Surrogacy: Why the world needs rules for 'selling' babies

Surrogacy has boomed recently, but there are concerns a lack of international rules puts babies at risk.
Who is the Russian gun activist due for sentencing?
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 06:21:04 GMT
Who is the Russian gun activist due for sentencing?

Maria Butina, who has ties to a Russian banker, has pleaded guilty in a plea deal.
What we've learnt about Africa, freedom and security
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 23:05:18 GMT
What we've learnt about Africa, freedom and security

Research suggests many Africans are willing to give up their freedom if it means they get more security.
President weighs in on US measles outbreak, appearing to do an about-face on his previous remarks
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 15:42:13 GMT
President weighs in on US measles outbreak, appearing to do an about-face on his previous remarks

President Donald Trump weighed in on the recent measles outbreak in the United States, appearing to do an about-face on his previous claims linking child vaccinations to autism.
Trump on measles: Have to get your shots
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 14:58:49 GMT
Trump on measles: Have to get your shots

President Trump described himself as young and vibrant, comparing himself to Joe Biden, just a day after the former vice president officially announced his bid for presidency.
Protection from measles may depend on your birth date
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 15:36:19 GMT
Protection from measles may depend on your birth date

Nearly two decades after measles was declared eliminated in the United States, the country and the globe have seen an upsurge of cases -- including adults who thought they were protected by the vaccine. Now, some are questioning whether they are properly vaccinated and whether they are still at risk for getting measles.
Pakistan's anti-vaccination movement leads to deadly attacks
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 10:46:35 GMT
Pakistan's anti-vaccination movement leads to deadly attacks

A string of deadly attacks in Pakistan targeting healthcare workers has sparked fears that the spread of misinformation is fueling a resurgence of violence against those attempting to rid the country of polio.
Quarantine issued at two California universities
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 15:58:07 GMT
Quarantine issued at two California universities

A measles quarantine was ordered Thursday at two public universities in Los Angeles in an effort to try to prevent the spread of the highly contagious disease.
US outbreak largest since measles was declared eliminated
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 22:39:26 GMT
US outbreak largest since measles was declared eliminated

Measles cases in the United States have surpassed the highest number on record since the disease was declared eliminated nationwide in 2000.
How vaccines stop diseases like measles
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 18:17:27 GMT
How vaccines stop diseases like measles

Elizabeth Cohen breaks down how vaccines work, why they keep us safe and why they're most effective when everyone gets them.
45 most outrageous lines from Trump's rambling interview
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 16:44:29 GMT
45 most outrageous lines from Trump's rambling interview

Evoking the days of the 2016 campaign, President Donald Trump called into Sean Hannity's Fox News show on Thursday night and the two men spent 45 minutes chatting in what was less an interview and more a sharing of conspiracy theories and reckless rhetoric.
Russian woman who tried to to infiltrate conservative political circles is sentenced
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 16:17:46 GMT
Russian woman who tried to to infiltrate conservative political circles is sentenced

A federal judge sentenced Russia national Maria Butina to 18 months in prison on Friday, after she pleaded guilty to trying to infiltrate conservative political circles and promote Russian interests before and after the 2016 presidential election.
Tax reform hits fallen service members' families
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 13:36:39 GMT
Tax reform hits fallen service members' families

President Donald Trump has long touted the advantages of his 2017 tax reform bill, but Republicans are now under fire for one of the bill's overlooked consequences: A huge hit for families of fallen service members.
Rev. Graham calls on Buttigieg to repent for being gay
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 15:20:50 GMT
Rev. Graham calls on Buttigieg to repent for being gay

Former Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum reacts to a tweet Rev. Franklin Graham posted about 2020 Democratic hopeful Pete Buttigieg's sexual orientation.
Opinion: Trump should dump Pence for Haley
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 11:49:08 GMT
Opinion: Trump should dump Pence for Haley

President Trump's recent stonewalling tactics, aimed at blocking Congress' ability to follow up on the allegations detailed in the Mueller report, are rooted in the belief that he can run out the clock on the Democrats in the House through the 2020 election. Nonetheless, it's a strategy fraught with peril, and if the President begins to see a significant erosion in his approval numbers from Americans tired of the endless standoff, he might need to reach deep into his bag of tricks to reset the national narrative.
Warren and Sanders pounce on Biden
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 03:28:59 GMT
Warren and Sanders pounce on Biden

Joe Biden is in -- and the knives are out.
Trump says there was an attempted 'coup'
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 03:58:11 GMT
Trump says there was an attempted 'coup'

President Donald Trump called 2016 texts between former FBI officials evidence of an attempted "coup" after a news report showed they were discussing people inside the Trump administration who they could "develop for potential relationships."
Trump jokes 'I didn't need a gun' to stop 'coup'
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 16:48:42 GMT
Trump jokes 'I didn't need a gun' to stop 'coup'

President Trump told the NRA that he, "didn't need a gun" to stop what he called a "coup."
Acting defense secretary calls F-35 fighter jet program 'f----d up'
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 03:30:07 GMT
Acting defense secretary calls F-35 fighter jet program 'f----d up'

Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan told investigators from the Pentagon's Office of the Inspector General that he called the F-35 fighter jet program "f----d up," but made clear that he wasn't referring to the aircraft itself, which he said was "awesome," according to a Department of Defense report released Thursday.
Truck driver to face charges after runaway semi plowed into traffic near Denver
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 14:06:52 GMT
Truck driver to face charges after runaway semi plowed into traffic near Denver

A fiery crash involving 12 cars and three semis left multiple people dead and at least six others injured in Colorado, authorities said.
They signed their confessions with a thumbprint. Then they were executed.
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 15:25:47 GMT
They signed their confessions with a thumbprint. Then they were executed.

Long before Saudi Arabia announced it had carried out one of the largest mass executions in its history earlier this week, some of the men condemned to death had made impassioned pleas to the courts in a bid to save their lives.
US economy growing faster than expected
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 15:47:39 GMT
US economy growing faster than expected

The economy grew at a much better than expected rate in the first quarter, the Commerce Department reported Friday, accelerating strongly out of a slow start to the year.
ISIS flags and explosives found in Sri Lanka raids
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 15:52:10 GMT
ISIS flags and explosives found in Sri Lanka raids

Sri Lankan security forces were involved in a shootout and seized bomb-making equipment during raids in the eastern part of the country Friday, as they searched for suspects linked to the Easter Sunday bombings.
A series of injustices in 5-year-old's short life
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 21:33:29 GMT
A series of injustices in 5-year-old's short life

In his five short years, Andrew "AJ" Freund endured more trauma than any child should.
Coast Guard officer accused of terror attack plot will be released from detention
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 23:04:51 GMT
Coast Guard officer accused of terror attack plot will be released from detention

A federal judge in Maryland said Thursday that Christopher Hasson, a Coast Guard lieutenant accused of plotting a domestic terror attack, will be released from detention.
Anderson Cooper schools Lara Trump after Germany comment
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 08:56:06 GMT
Anderson Cooper schools Lara Trump after Germany comment

CNN's Anderson Cooper gives Lara Trump a history lesson after her comments about the "downfall of Germany" on the Fox Business Network.
Trump takes swipe at reporters in front of their kids
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 00:16:50 GMT
Trump takes swipe at reporters in front of their kids

President Trump held a briefing for the children of reporters on Take Your Child to Work Day. CNN analyst April Ryan weighs in.
NFL star barred as audio surfaces
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 15:29:22 GMT
NFL star barred as audio surfaces

After audio was made public purportedly of wide receiver Tyreek Hill's fiancée suggesting the NFL star broke their 3-year-old son's arm, the Kansas City Chiefs announced Thursday night that Hill will not participate in team activities.
Lost 'Clockwork Orange' sequel discovered
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 17:46:11 GMT
Lost 'Clockwork Orange' sequel discovered

A previously undiscovered "sequel" to Anthony Burgess' dystopian cult classic "A Clockwork Orange" has been found among the author's archives.
17 students get perfect score on ACT
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 15:11:35 GMT
17 students get perfect score on ACT

Seventeen students at an Ohio high school all got perfect scores on the ACT standardized test.
Movie theater changes 'Hellboy' to 'Heckboy'
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 15:31:28 GMT
Movie theater changes 'Hellboy' to 'Heckboy'

A Tennessee movie theater attracted viral attention after it changed "Hellboy" to "Heckboy" on its sign because it's across the street from an elementary school.
Australia has declared war on feral felines
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 09:25:33 GMT
Australia has declared war on feral felines

They're cute, they're fluffy, and they're public enemy number one in Australia.
Chris Cuomo's daughter crashes set
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 08:45:49 GMT
Chris Cuomo's daughter crashes set

CNN's Chris Cuomo's daughter Carolina ("ChaCha") makes a cameo appearance in her dad's nightly conversation with Don Lemon.
Director John Singleton in coma after major stroke
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 23:53:00 GMT
Director John Singleton in coma after major stroke

Director John Singleton is in a coma after suffering a major stroke more than a week ago, according to court documents filed by the filmmaker's mother in which she seeks conservatorship.
Paul Rudd and Jimmy Fallon recreate hit 80s music video
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 13:05:13 GMT
Paul Rudd and Jimmy Fallon recreate hit 80s music video

Paul Rudd and Jimmy Fallon recreate the music video for the 80's hit "You Spin Me Round."
Professor makes a tool to spot deepfakes
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 10:32:40 GMT
Professor makes a tool to spot deepfakes

With the 2020 US presidential election looming, political leaders, presidential candidates and the country's intelligence chief are worried about doctored videos being used to mislead voters.
Huge diamond isn't worth what you'd think
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 16:22:00 GMT
Huge diamond isn't worth what you'd think

The recent discovery of the second-biggest diamond in history -- a staggering 1,758-carat stone -- is a remarkable find, but there's a debate over its real market value.
Epic series finale has biggest opening night ever
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 14:30:14 GMT
Epic series finale has biggest opening night ever

"Avengers: Endgame" made $60 million at the domestic box office for its preview showings on Thursday night. That makes it the biggest opening night in history.
Google the name 'Thanos' for a special treat
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 13:42:50 GMT
Google the name 'Thanos' for a special treat

Easter may be over, but Google has a special "Avengers: Endgame"-themed "Easter egg" in honor of the blockbuster film.
The post-credits scene has something new
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 12:36:49 GMT
The post-credits scene has something new

SPOILER ALERT: If you want to go into "Avengers: Endgame" as innocent and fresh as a newly-bloomed heart-shaped herb, turn back now! This post contains minor spoilers and we don't want you to get angry! We wouldn't like you when you're angry.
How to write a spoiler-free 'Avengers' review
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 17:15:29 GMT
How to write a spoiler-free 'Avengers' review

When "The Empire Strikes Back" premiered in 1980 (yes, I am that old), I made plans to see it on the second night it was out. That morning, a classmate with a passion for such things rushed up to me and asked, "Did you guess that Darth Vader was Luke's father?"
How much will 'Avengers' make this weekend?
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 18:00:05 GMT
How much will 'Avengers' make this weekend?

"Avengers: Endgame" has the potential to shatter records this weekend as Marvel fans around the world flock to theaters to see how the epic saga ends.
Hemsworth and Johansson struggle to insult each other
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 16:20:04 GMT
Hemsworth and Johansson struggle to insult each other

Scarlett Johansson says Chris Hemsworth is ugly and he suggests she's not so smart.
Hines Ward and Coy Wire reflect on draft dreams
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 01:25:40 GMT
Hines Ward and Coy Wire reflect on draft dreams

As the 2017 NFL Draft approaches, HLN's Hines Wards and Coy Wire reflect on their experiences as NFL prospects.
AMC Theatres is offering a sweet $4 deal this summer
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 16:04:11 GMT
AMC Theatres is offering a sweet $4 deal this summer

Being a kid is already pretty great. Now it's a steal.
Big shark pops up and steals boat's chum
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 19:09:56 GMT
Big shark pops up and steals boat's chum

A large shark devoured a fishing boat's chum net near Summerland Key, Florida.
The week in 23 photos
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 08:45:39 GMT
The week in 23 photos

Take a look at 23 photos of the week from April 19 through April 25.
Taylor Swift's snake era evolves into butterflies
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 10:08:10 GMT
Taylor Swift's snake era evolves into butterflies

Gone are the days of edgy, scale-and-fangs Taylor Swift.
Netflix's not-so-secret weapon to win the streaming wars
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 21:21:18 GMT
Netflix's not-so-secret weapon to win the streaming wars

Netflix is arming itself for an intensifying streaming war against well-heeled rivals.
NFL star gave his teammates Amazon stock. There's a better gift
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 16:13:42 GMT
NFL star gave his teammates Amazon stock. There's a better gift

Are you looking for the perfect Mother's Day or birthday present? What about stocks?
The return of Archie Bunker
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 09:31:45 GMT
The return of Archie Bunker

Since the 2016 presidential election, images, memes and stories involving the infamous television character Archie Bunker, the notoriously blunt, occasionally racist patriarch of Norman Lear's iconic 1970s show "All in the Family," have been circulating on the internet and across social media.
Intriguing details buried in the Mueller report
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 12:33:00 GMT
Intriguing details buried in the Mueller report

News is what's new. And even a week after the redacted Mueller report's release there's still a lot of new information to be found in its 448-pages.
Meghan Markle right to skip newborn photo op
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 19:13:00 GMT
Meghan Markle right to skip newborn photo op

British tabloids are up in arms that the Duke and Duchess of Sussex have indicated that they won't step outside for a photo shoot shortly after their baby is born, as other royals have in the past.
Stephen Moore is a Trump mini-me
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 23:01:49 GMT
Stephen Moore is a Trump mini-me

Early in my career as a manager, one of my bosses shared his philosophy on hiring staff:
How the US dealt a cruel blow to rape victims
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 23:09:31 GMT
How the US dealt a cruel blow to rape victims

The United Nations Security Council this week passed a resolution to combat sexual violence in war and conflict. It should have been a proud moment when leading nations finally took head-on action against an ongoing atrocity.
Who will die on next episode of 'Game of Thrones'
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 14:41:02 GMT
Who will die on next episode of 'Game of Thrones'

The first season of the original "The Twilight Zone" included "The Purple Testament," a 1960 episode set in the Philippines at the tail end of World War II. In the episode, a US Army lieutenant is able to tell who among his fellow combatants will die next by the brief illumination he sees on their faces.
Can Trump and Abe keep a critical alliance afloat?
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 00:20:27 GMT
Can Trump and Abe keep a critical alliance afloat?

Although the US is often said to enjoy a "special relationship" with the United Kingdom, in practical terms, our most important 21st-century ally is about 6,000 miles east of London.
Kim Jong Un accuses US of acting in 'bad faith'
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 07:44:04 GMT
Kim Jong Un accuses US of acting in 'bad faith'

• North Korea tried to bill US $2 million for Warmbier's care
Thousands evacuated ahead of major storm
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 19:17:01 GMT
Thousands evacuated ahead of major storm

Thousands of people were being evacuated to shelters Thursday as powerful Tropical Cyclone Kenneth bore down on northern Mozambique.
How Hong Kong has changed since handover
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 00:36:28 GMT
How Hong Kong has changed since handover

Hong Kong is a city that never stops moving -- but midway through a 50-year political experiment as it transitions to Chinese rule, not everyone here knows which way they want it to move.
Sri Lanka wary of new attacks
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 10:25:38 GMT
Sri Lanka wary of new attacks

Sri Lankans of different faiths are being urged to pray privately amid fears of further attacks, and the country's prime minister tells CNN that security forces are still working to pick up terrorist "sleepers."
Fire breaks out for the second time this week at a Pennsylvania church
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 14:55:34 GMT
Fire breaks out for the second time this week at a Pennsylvania church

The Pentecostal Church of Bethlehem in Pennsylvania was ablaze for the second time this week.
Fake heiress guilty after fooling banks and elite
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 14:35:50 GMT
Fake heiress guilty after fooling banks and elite

A woman was found guilty of stealing more than $200,000 from banks and friends while posing as a German heiress and scamming her way into New York society, the Manhattan District Attorney said.
Judge charged with helping an immigrant escape ICE officer
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 22:39:11 GMT
Judge charged with helping an immigrant escape ICE officer

A Massachusetts state court judge and a court officer who allegedly help an undocumented immigrant elude immigration authorities were indicted Thursday of obstruction of justice and other federal charges.
Brian Brenberg: Your first job is just the beginning – Tips for charting a career in an ever-changing economy
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 16:48:28 GMT
Brian Brenberg: Your first job is just the beginning – Tips for charting a career in an ever-changing economy

Your first job is a big win, but it’s really just a launching point into uncharted territory.
John Brennan blasts Trump's 'sociopathic ramblings,' denies participating in a 'coup'
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 16:45:39 GMT
John Brennan blasts Trump's 'sociopathic ramblings,' denies participating in a 'coup'

Former CIA Director John Brennan pushed back Friday on President Donald Trump's charge that he knew about or participated in an attempt to overthrow the American government.
United CEO blasted for claiming passengers are 'pissed at the world' by the time they get to plane
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 16:44:39 GMT
United CEO blasted for claiming passengers are 'pissed at the world' by the time they get to plane

It turns out, United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz knows exactly what it’s like to fly United.
Possible Banksy artwork appears near London climate change protest
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 16:43:42 GMT
Possible Banksy artwork appears near London climate change protest

New artwork believed to be from the elusive Banksy appeared overnight on a wall near where climate change activists spent the last two weeks protesting in London.
Mike Huckabee: Rosenstein accused the Obama administration of a cover-up in "soft way"
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 16:41:35 GMT
Mike Huckabee: Rosenstein accused the Obama administration of a cover-up in "soft way"

Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee said Friday that Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein's rare public criticism of the Obama administration was a "soft" way of accusing the previous administration of covering up Russia's attempts at hacking the 2016 presidential election. 
Germany's Weber urges Britain not to take part in EU vote
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 16:40:58 GMT
Germany's Weber urges Britain not to take part in EU vote

The German center-right candidate hoping to become the next head of the European Union's executive branch is urging Britain not to take part in the European Parliament elections in May.
Blake Lively admits to passing off Forever 21 outfits as 'vintage'
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 16:38:30 GMT
Rep. Adam Kinzinger: U.S. didn’t pay North Korea for Otto Warmbier
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 16:37:15 GMT
Rep. Adam Kinzinger: U.S. didn’t pay North Korea for Otto Warmbier

What matters most about North Korea giving the U.S. a $2 million bill for comatose Otto Warmbier's medical care is that it was not paid, Rep. Adam Kinzinger, R-Ill., said Friday.
Larry Kudlow: GDP jump shows the Trump economy is at the beginning of a prosperity cycle
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 16:30:09 GMT
Larry Kudlow: GDP jump shows the Trump economy is at the beginning of a prosperity cycle

In response to the news that the U.S. economy rose 3.2 percent in the first quarter of 2019, National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow said that this "prosperity cycle" will continue if President Trump's policies stay in place. 
Huge great white shark shocks Florida couple as it emerges from water, bites chum bag, wild video shows
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 16:19:56 GMT
Huge great white shark shocks Florida couple as it emerges from water, bites chum bag, wild video shows

A commercial fisherman and his girlfriend were shocked when a massive great white shark lurched from the water to snag a bite of the bait hanging off the back of their boat.
Pentagon set to expand military role along southern border - The Washington Post
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 14:52:25 GMT
Pentagon set to expand military role along southern border - The Washington Post

Pentagon set to expand military role along southern border  The Washington Post

The Pentagon is preparing to approve a loosening of rules that bar troops from interacting with migrants entering the United States, expanding the military's ...

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Daimler says it has no idea how Kim Jong Un got his limos - CNBC
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 15:33:05 GMT
Daimler says it has no idea how Kim Jong Un got his limos - CNBC

Daimler says it has no idea how Kim Jong Un got his limos  CNBC

Daimler, which makes armored limousines used by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, says it has no idea where he got them and has no business dealings with ...

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Here's Why Brexit Wasn't Followed By Frexit, Swexit Or Nexit - NPR
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 13:58:00 GMT
Here's Why Brexit Wasn't Followed By Frexit, Swexit Or Nexit - NPR

Here's Why Brexit Wasn't Followed By Frexit, Swexit Or Nexit  NPR

After Britain voted in 2016 to leave the European Union, many feared other countries would follow and the EU might collapse. But Brexit's chaotic example has ...

Ford discloses DOJ has opened criminal investigation into emissions matter - MarketWatch
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 13:05:00 GMT
Ford discloses DOJ has opened criminal investigation into emissions matter - MarketWatch

Ford discloses DOJ has opened criminal investigation into emissions matter  MarketWatch

Ford Motor Co. disclosed Friday that the U.S. Department of Justice has opened a criminal investigation into the company's previously disclosed concerns...

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The Morning After: The CIA is on Instagram - Engadget
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 11:43:45 GMT
The Morning After: The CIA is on Instagram - Engadget

The Morning After: The CIA is on Instagram  Engadget

We're going into Friday with some bad news for Sinemia and the potential for one-day default Amazon Prime shipping. Also: turn the tables on the CIA and ...

Trump now says parents must vaccinate children in face of measles outbreak - CNN
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 15:42:00 GMT
Trump now says parents must vaccinate children in face of measles outbreak - CNN

Trump now says parents must vaccinate children in face of measles outbreak  CNN

Washington (CNN) President Donald Trump weighed in on the recent measles outbreak in the United States, appearing to do an about-face on his previous ...

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Pentagon set to expand military role along southern border - The Washington Post
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 14:52:25 GMT
Pentagon set to expand military role along southern border - The Washington Post

Pentagon set to expand military role along southern border  The Washington Post

The Pentagon is preparing to approve a loosening of rules that bar troops from interacting with migrants entering the United States, expanding the military's ...

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Daimler says it has no idea how Kim Jong Un got his limos - CNBC
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 15:33:05 GMT
Daimler says it has no idea how Kim Jong Un got his limos - CNBC

Daimler says it has no idea how Kim Jong Un got his limos  CNBC

Daimler, which makes armored limousines used by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, says it has no idea where he got them and has no business dealings with ...

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Here's Why Brexit Wasn't Followed By Frexit, Swexit Or Nexit - NPR
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 13:58:00 GMT
Here's Why Brexit Wasn't Followed By Frexit, Swexit Or Nexit - NPR

Here's Why Brexit Wasn't Followed By Frexit, Swexit Or Nexit  NPR

After Britain voted in 2016 to leave the European Union, many feared other countries would follow and the EU might collapse. But Brexit's chaotic example has ...

Ford discloses DOJ has opened criminal investigation into emissions matter - MarketWatch
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 13:05:00 GMT
Ford discloses DOJ has opened criminal investigation into emissions matter - MarketWatch

Ford discloses DOJ has opened criminal investigation into emissions matter  MarketWatch

Ford Motor Co. disclosed Friday that the U.S. Department of Justice has opened a criminal investigation into the company's previously disclosed concerns...

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The Morning After: The CIA is on Instagram - Engadget
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 11:43:45 GMT
The Morning After: The CIA is on Instagram - Engadget

The Morning After: The CIA is on Instagram  Engadget

We're going into Friday with some bad news for Sinemia and the potential for one-day default Amazon Prime shipping. Also: turn the tables on the CIA and ...

Trump now says parents must vaccinate children in face of measles outbreak - CNN
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 15:42:00 GMT
Trump now says parents must vaccinate children in face of measles outbreak - CNN

Trump now says parents must vaccinate children in face of measles outbreak  CNN

Washington (CNN) President Donald Trump weighed in on the recent measles outbreak in the United States, appearing to do an about-face on his previous ...

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U.S. Economy Grew at 3.2% Rate in First Quarter
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 14:24:22 GMT
U.S. Economy Grew at 3.2% Rate in First Quarter

The report indicates that the 10-year recovery retains momentum, despite recent fears that the year was off to a slow start.
Trump and Abe Meet as Japan and U.S. Try to Reach Trade Deal
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 09:00:12 GMT
Trump and Abe Meet as Japan and U.S. Try to Reach Trade Deal

A bilateral trade deal could give American farmers and ranchers access to Japan’s market, but the United States may have to agree to some concessions.
The Long Run: The El Paso Homecoming That Set Beto O’Rourke’s Star on the Rise
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 16:30:52 GMT
The Long Run: The El Paso Homecoming That Set Beto O’Rourke’s Star on the Rise

With help from his family, Mr. O’Rourke transitioned from rootless former musician to start-up founder, civic leader and candidate.
Joe Biden Declines to Directly Apologize to Anita Hill for His Handling of 1991 Hearing
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 16:34:06 GMT
Joe Biden Declines to Directly Apologize to Anita Hill for His Handling of 1991 Hearing

Mr. Biden’s interview on “The View” came after a spokeswoman said he had called Ms. Hill to express his “regret,” a conversation that left Ms. Hill deeply unsatisfied.
Elizabeth Warren Wants to Cancel Student Loans. Critics Wonder if That’s the Right Solution.
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 09:00:12 GMT
Elizabeth Warren Wants to Cancel Student Loans. Critics Wonder if That’s the Right Solution.

While many borrowers welcomed a one-time loan clearance plan, it also raised long-simmering questions about the cost and quality of college.
Sri Lankan Accused of Leading Attacks Preached Slaughter. Many Dismissed Him.
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 07:39:17 GMT
Sri Lankan Accused of Leading Attacks Preached Slaughter. Many Dismissed Him.

The man accused of masterminding the Easter Sunday attacks on churches and hotels never hid his hatred. “We all underestimated him,” a resident of his hometown said.
Sri Lanka’s President Vows a Search of Every Home, as Violence Erupts Again
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 16:46:41 GMT
Sri Lanka’s President Vows a Search of Every Home, as Violence Erupts Again

Explosions and shootings continued to shake the country, as President Maithripala Sirisena tried to deflect anger at the government’s failure to stop the Easter Sunday bombings.
The N.R.A. Has Its Share of Problems. Trump Is Not One of Them.
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 13:01:39 GMT
The N.R.A. Has Its Share of Problems. Trump Is Not One of Them.

The N.R.A. is dealing with inner turmoil, lawsuits and a newly empowered Democratic House. The president’s visit is being thought of as a needed pep talk.
Women Did Everything Right. Then Work Got ‘Greedy.’
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 16:16:22 GMT
Women Did Everything Right. Then Work Got ‘Greedy.’

How America’s obsession with long hours has widened the gender gap.
Her ‘Prince Charming’ Turned Out to Be a Crazed Hit Man on the Run
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 16:41:27 GMT
Her ‘Prince Charming’ Turned Out to Be a Crazed Hit Man on the Run

Blanche Wright was 20 when she met the love of her life. He was actually a contract killer who led her on a murder spree. And she took the fall.
Joe Biden, N.F.L. Draft, ‘Avengers: Endgame’: Your Friday Briefing
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 12:42:19 GMT
New York Today: The ‘L Train Slowdown’ Is Upon Us
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 10:04:10 GMT
New York Today: The ‘L Train Slowdown’ Is Upon Us

Friday: Be on the lookout for changes to how you can get around —including vehicle restrictions on 14th Street in Manhattan.
California Today: Telling Untold Stories About Queer California
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 13:38:38 GMT
California Today: Telling Untold Stories About Queer California

Friday: A new exhibition at the Oakland Museum of California explores LGBTQ history. Also: San Francisco’s school desegregation effort; and tamarind pie.
An Israeli Shot Me. An Israeli Healed Me.
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 14:57:34 GMT
An Israeli Shot Me. An Israeli Healed Me.

A young Palestinian’s story shows peace is still possible.
The Best Thing Experienced Parents Can Do for New Parents
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 14:16:23 GMT
The Best Thing Experienced Parents Can Do for New Parents

Be an advocate for better day care and paid parental leave. One day, your grandchildren will thank you.
How Do You Stop Facebook When $5 Billion Is Chump Change?
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 10:00:04 GMT
How Do You Stop Facebook When $5 Billion Is Chump Change?

A trivial fine would mean the government isn’t just deferential to Facebook, but that it doesn’t truly understand its power.
Your Average American Joe
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 23:04:33 GMT
Your Average American Joe

Biden is not an individualist.
Editorial Observer: Marcus Hutchins Stopped a Global Cyberattack. Now He Deserves a Pardon.
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 10:06:31 GMT
Armpits, White Ghettos and Contempt
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 23:20:40 GMT
Armpits, White Ghettos and Contempt

Who really despises the American heartland?
Is China the World’s Loan Shark?
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 10:00:04 GMT
Is China the World’s Loan Shark?

Some say Beijing lends money for infrastructure and development to pressure poor countries with debt. Not so.
The Trump Campaign Conspired With the Russians. Mueller Proved It.
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 00:23:21 GMT
The Trump Campaign Conspired With the Russians. Mueller Proved It.

By the standards of a potential impeachment inquiry, the evidence is clear.
Put Another Zero on Facebook’s Fine. Then We Can Talk.
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 15:22:09 GMT
Put Another Zero on Facebook’s Fine. Then We Can Talk.

A $3 billion to $5 billion penalty for privacy violations won’t change anything.
Northern Ireland’s Unfinished Peace
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 22:25:30 GMT
Northern Ireland’s Unfinished Peace

The world turned its attention away, but the violence and tragedy never ended.
Will Selfies Save the Flower District?
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 16:06:12 GMT
Will Selfies Save the Flower District?

Trendy hotels and boutiques have cropped up recently, resulting in higher rents, but also more foot traffic.
Help Desk: No to Pseudoscientific Diets! Yes to Less Stress About Food!
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 09:00:05 GMT
Help Desk: No to Pseudoscientific Diets! Yes to Less Stress About Food!

Judith Newman’s Help Desk column tackles myths about what we eat, how we gain weight and what we see when we look in the mirror.
Strategies: Yup, That’s a Comic Book from the Federal Reserve
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 15:25:21 GMT
Strategies: Yup, That’s a Comic Book from the Federal Reserve

There’s no sex and little violence in the Fed’s new comic book, but there is plenty of money — and it’s causing problems on extraterrestrial worlds.
Maria Butina Sentenced for Role in Russian Influence Campaign
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 15:39:34 GMT
Maria Butina Sentenced for Role in Russian Influence Campaign

The Justice Department recommended an 18-month sentence, which she received, citing “substantial assistance” that Ms. Butina provided.
Judge Is Charged With Helping Immigrant Escape ICE at Courthouse
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 03:11:26 GMT
Judge Is Charged With Helping Immigrant Escape ICE at Courthouse

Federal prosecutors’ indictment of the Massachusetts judge, Shelley M. Richmond Joseph, and a court officer was sharply criticized by the state’s attorney general, Maura Healey.
Slack Discloses $141 Million Loss as Messaging Start-Up Joins Tech Listing Rush
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 15:44:49 GMT
Slack Discloses $141 Million Loss as Messaging Start-Up Joins Tech Listing Rush

Unlike most other Silicon Valley darlings going public this year, Slack is not holding an initial public offering, where it sells shares to the public.
John Singleton’s Family Fights for Control of His Affairs After Stroke
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 15:10:06 GMT
John Singleton’s Family Fights for Control of His Affairs After Stroke

His mother is seeking to be appointed his temporary conservator, and says Mr. Singleton is in a coma — which several of his children dispute.
Morgan Stanley to Pay California $150 Million Over Mortgage Crisis Claims
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 20:47:32 GMT
Morgan Stanley to Pay California $150 Million Over Mortgage Crisis Claims

The case was the last remaining government lawsuit against the bank over financial crisis-era issues.
Kate Smith Sang Racist Songs. But a Jersey Shore Town Will Not Abandon Her ‘God Bless America.’
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 16:39:35 GMT
Kate Smith Sang Racist Songs. But a Jersey Shore Town Will Not Abandon Her ‘God Bless America.’

The mayor of Wildwood said the town would still play the song every summer morning, despite concerns about lyrics Smith recorded in the 1930s.
‘I Cry Every Day’: Families of Soldiers Killed in Niger in 2017 Are Still Waiting for Answers
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 13:53:54 GMT
‘I Cry Every Day’: Families of Soldiers Killed in Niger in 2017 Are Still Waiting for Answers

About 18 months after four soldiers died in Niger — the American military’s largest loss of life in combat in Africa since 1993 — the Pentagon has not finished its reviews.
Unchecked ‘Hate’ Toward Rep. Ilhan Omar Has American Muslims Shuddering
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 02:32:16 GMT
Unchecked ‘Hate’ Toward Rep. Ilhan Omar Has American Muslims Shuddering

Muslim voters are becoming a more significant part of the electorate, but some fear a loss of momentum as controversy surrounds the congresswoman.
2019 N.F.L. Draft Analysis: How All 32 Picks Fit (or Don’t Fit)
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 10:53:33 GMT
2019 N.F.L. Draft Analysis: How All 32 Picks Fit (or Don’t Fit)

The Arizona Cardinals took Kyler Murray No. 1 as expected, but there were several surprises in the first round of the N.F.L. draft.
‘Anna Delvey,’ Fake Heiress Who Swindled N.Y.’s Elite, Is Found Guilty
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 13:56:58 GMT
‘Anna Delvey,’ Fake Heiress Who Swindled N.Y.’s Elite, Is Found Guilty

A jury convicted Anna Sorokin of bilking hotels, restaurants, a private jet operator and banks out of more than $200,000.
How Your Strengths Can Make You Weaker
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 11:52:44 GMT
How Your Strengths Can Make You Weaker

Instead of striving to use your strengths more often, aim to use them more wisely.
How to Return a Lost Phone
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 23:31:23 GMT
How to Return a Lost Phone

You stumble across a lost phone, maybe in a bathroom or in the back of a cab. You feel bad for whoever lost it — that could be you someday! — but don’t know how to reunite it with its owner. Here’s how.
The Unbearable Lightness of Money Diaries
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 21:30:00 GMT
The Unbearable Lightness of Money Diaries

Money diaries give you a peek into someone else’s spending — but may leave you with a bad taste in your mouth.
How Not to Get Duped When Buying a Used Car
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 10:51:49 GMT
How Not to Get Duped When Buying a Used Car

It’s one of the bigger purchases you make, so do your homework.
No, You Don’t Have to Stop Apologizing
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 01:15:08 GMT
No, You Don’t Have to Stop Apologizing

A little reframing of how we think about saying sorry is all it takes.
Spring Gallery Guide: Over 40 Art Shows to See Right Now
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 16:38:57 GMT
Spring Gallery Guide: Over 40 Art Shows to See Right Now

From Bushwick to Harlem, with many stops in between, our art critics take stock of the best shows this spring.
Big City: A Bookstore, Finally, Comes to the Bronx
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 10:41:12 GMT
Big City: A Bookstore, Finally, Comes to the Bronx

Noëlle Santos had never been in an independent bookstore before she decided to open one herself. Now, three years after Barnes & Noble skipped out, the Lit. Bar arrives.
Taylor Swift Releases ‘Me!,’ a New Song Featuring Brendon Urie
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 16:38:00 GMT
Taylor Swift Releases ‘Me!,’ a New Song Featuring Brendon Urie

The singer has teased fresh music and a rebooted aesthetic for weeks, ahead of what would be her seventh studio album.
Best of Late Night: Joe Biden’s Run Has Late Night Looking for a Fight
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 07:21:18 GMT
Best of Late Night: Joe Biden’s Run Has Late Night Looking for a Fight

Trevor Noah wants a Biden-Trump charity brawl: “Let’s get ready to stumble!”
Review: In ‘Beetlejuice,’ the Afterlife Is Exhausting
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 01:45:05 GMT
Review: In ‘Beetlejuice,’ the Afterlife Is Exhausting

Adapted from Tim Burton’s 1988 film, this hyperkinetic musical, starring Alex Brightman as a madcap ghoul, tries too hard to haunt.
Phone Companies Are Testing Tech to Catch Spam Calls. Let’s Hope It Works.
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 07:00:03 GMT
Phone Companies Are Testing Tech to Catch Spam Calls. Let’s Hope It Works.

A new standard, called Stir/Shaken, could come to your mobile provider by the end of the year. But there are already ways around it.
Trilobites: An Emperor Penguin Colony in Antarctica Vanishes
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 14:35:00 GMT
Trilobites: An Emperor Penguin Colony in Antarctica Vanishes

A colony in Halley Bay lost more than 10,000 chicks in 2016 and hasn’t recovered. Some adults have relocated.
Global Health: Widespread Testing Begins on Malaria Vaccine That Is Only Partly Effective
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 21:22:01 GMT
Global Health: Widespread Testing Begins on Malaria Vaccine That Is Only Partly Effective

Despite the vaccine’s drawbacks, the W.H.O. endorsed testing on 360,000 children, in an effort to lower death rates in Africa.
Scientists Create Speech From Brain Signals
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 21:38:18 GMT
Scientists Create Speech From Brain Signals

A prosthetic voice decodes what the brain intends to say and generates (mostly) understandable speech, no muscle movement needed.
4 organizations with unlawful security vehicles have 60 days to come into compliance
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 16:35:55 -0400
4 organizations with unlawful security vehicles have 60 days to come into compliance

Mayor Dave Kleis said the security vehicles used by CentraCare Health, Crossroads Center, SCSU and the Islamic Center of St. Cloud violate state law
      
 
 
Minnesota Guard: 90 sexual assault reports in past 5 years
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 09:35:13 -0400
Minnesota Guard: 90 sexual assault reports in past 5 years

Of 51 cases for which Guard could release details, 35 were incidents in which both victim and offender were Guard members.
      
 
 
Mansion on the market: Buffalo home surrounded by nature
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 08:00:06 -0400
Mansion on the market: Buffalo home surrounded by nature

This more than 2,900-square-foot home on 40 acres in Buffalo features nature views from every window.
      
 
 
House fire causes $28,000 in damage, no injuries
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 08:55:43 -0400
House fire causes $28,000 in damage, no injuries

The fire department said the fire originated outside on the front of the home before working its way into the attic space through the eaves.
      
 
 
National Pretzel Day brings twisted freebies and deals Friday from Auntie Anne's and more
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 06:00:01 -0400
National Pretzel Day brings twisted freebies and deals Friday from Auntie Anne's and more

Auntie Anne's, Wetzel's Pretzels, World of Beer, Cumberland Farms, Pretzelmaker are some of the companies celebrating National Pretzel Day with deals.
      
 
 
Vikings draft NC State center Garrett Bradbury at No. 18
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 00:14:33 -0400
Vikings draft NC State center Garrett Bradbury at No. 18

Vikings draft NC State center Garrett Bradbury at No. 18, addressing position of greatest need
      
 
 
Poultry workers rally for workplace safety, better conditions
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 18:20:21 -0400
Poultry workers rally for workplace safety, better conditions

In a survey, 98% of Cold Spring plant workers said they had concerns about safety at work; 3 of 10 workers said they have sustained injuries at work.
      
 
 
5 things to do in St. Cloud, April 29-May 3
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 21:19:42 -0400
5 things to do in St. Cloud, April 29-May 3

Live music, sock hop and beer and bingo are all on the agenda for April 29-May 3.
      
 
 
5 digital benefits of a St. Cloud Times subscription
Thu, 11 Apr 2019 10:41:48 -0400
5 digital benefits of a St. Cloud Times subscription

Be among the first to learn about breaking news in Central Minnesota with alerts, flip through a digital replica of St. Cloud Times, and more.
      
 
 
Famous Dave's in Waite Park to close Saturday
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 10:58:20 -0400
Famous Dave's in Waite Park to close Saturday

'....From a business standpoint, it just was no longer feasible to keep it open and running unfortunately.'
      
 
 
Ex-Minneapolis officer resumes testimony in woman's death
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 08:57:57 -0400
Ex-Minneapolis officer resumes testimony in woman's death

Noor on Thursday testified his "world came crashing down" when he realized he'd shot an innocent woman.
      
 
 
Here's the Summertime by George! lineup for 2019
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 16:20:18 -0400
Here's the Summertime by George! lineup for 2019

Take a look at which bands will be playing the ninth annual Summertime by George! concert series this summer in St. Cloud.
      
 
 
Central Minnesota prep star performances for Saturday, Apr. 20 through Friday, Apr. 26
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 22:59:56 -0400
Central Minnesota prep star performances for Saturday, Apr. 20 through Friday, Apr. 26

Central Minnesota prep star performances for Saturday, Apr. 20 through Friday, Apr. 26
      
 
 
Area scoreboard: Results for Thursday, April 25, 2019
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 23:15:14 -0400
Area scoreboard: Results for Thursday, April 25, 2019

Area scoreboard: Results for Thursday, April 25, 2019
      
 
 
Mansion on the market: Buffalo home surrounded by nature
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 22:47:21 -0400
Mansion on the market: Buffalo home surrounded by nature

This more than 2,900-square-foot home on 40 acres in Buffalo features nature views from every window.
      
 
 
Costco targets late June opening date in St. Cloud
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 20:08:42 -0400
Costco targets late June opening date in St. Cloud

The 153,000-square-foot warehouse, 9,000-square foot liquor store and gas station is nearing completion at Second Street South and 33rd Avenue
      
 
 
Deaths
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 20:05:26 -0400
Deaths

Deaths reported Thursday to the St. Cloud Times
      
 
 
A special high school kid meets a special surfer
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 19:20:34 -0400
A special high school kid meets a special surfer

Apollo ninth-grader Laken Court and her family have a dream trip to Hawaii because of Make-A-Wish Foundation
      
 
 
Electrolux in St. Cloud: One year after announcement, workers and city prepare for closure
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 19:19:24 -0400
Electrolux in St. Cloud: One year after announcement, workers and city prepare for closure

One year after company announced closure, it still expects to operate the freezer manufacturing facility through the end of the year. But workers are anxious move on to the next chapter.
      
 
 
On the wings of paper cranes, 11-year-old pianist rebounds from brain hemorrhage
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 19:18:30 -0400
On the wings of paper cranes, 11-year-old pianist rebounds from brain hemorrhage

St. John's Academy junior Cecilia Maus-Conn is selling paper cranes — based on a Japanese legend — to raise money, support for Eliana Szabo
      
 
 
2-minute drill: St. John's baseball player earns national honor
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 18:18:15 -0400
2-minute drill: St. John's baseball player earns national honor

St. John's designated hitter Joey Stock earns two national player-of-the-week awards
      
 
 
Rice Elementary becomes 'world school'
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 18:14:26 -0400
Rice Elementary becomes 'world school'

On Tuesday, Rice Elementary became one of just 24 Minnesota elementary schools authorized as an International Baccalaureate school.
      
 
 
Chart toppers for April 19
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 17:45:24 -0400
Chart toppers for April 19

Chart toppers for April 19
      
 
 
Ex-officer who killed 911 caller describes ambush training
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 17:34:17 -0400
Ex-officer who killed 911 caller describes ambush training

Noor testified Thursday about his training for possible ambushes, saying he learned that reacting too late "means ... you die."
      
 
 
Poultry workers rally for workplace safety in St. Cloud
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 17:20:50 -0400
Poultry workers rally for workplace safety in St. Cloud

98% of Cold Spring plant workers surveyed said they had concerns about safety at work; 3 of 10 workers said they have sustained injuries at work.
      
 
 
Future Division I pitcher part of Storm Senior Signing Day
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 13:43:08 -0400
Future Division I pitcher part of Storm Senior Signing Day

Left-hander Brady Posch, who is headed to Division I Nebraska-Omaha, joins his Sauk Rapids classmates for a big signing celebration
      
 
 
Two teens injured in crash near Collegeville
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 13:41:46 -0400
Two teens injured in crash near Collegeville

The teens sustained injuries believed to be non-life-threatening.
      
 
 
Quarry Park closed Thursday for prescribed burn
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 11:15:06 -0400
Quarry Park closed Thursday for prescribed burn

Quarry Park will be closed for a prescribed burn Thursday, April 25.
      
 
 
Area bowling honor roll
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 09:50:02 -0400
Area bowling honor roll

Area bowling high games and series.
      
 
 
All-Area bowling teams picked for the season
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 09:40:01 -0400
All-Area bowling teams picked for the season

This being the last bowling column for the year, it is when I pick the All-Area teams for the men and women.
      
 
 
Super weed that impacts corn, beans shows up in state
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 09:36:03 -0400
Super weed that impacts corn, beans shows up in state

Aggressive pigweed species is native to the desert regions of the southwestern U.S. It can reduce yields by up to 91% for corn and 79% for soybeans.
      
 
 
3M's slow start to 2019 means 2,000 jobs to be cut
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 09:29:10 -0400
3M's slow start to 2019 means 2,000 jobs to be cut

Revenue was $7.86 billion in the period, down 5% year over year and also falling short of forecasts.
      
 
 
Area scoreboard: Results for Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 22:37:34 -0400
Area scoreboard: Results for Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Area scoreboard: Results for Wednesday, April 24, 2019
      
 
 
Deaths
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 21:16:20 -0400
Deaths

Deaths reported Wednesday to the St. Cloud Times
      
 
 
Posch, Storm prepare for CLC rival
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 20:25:12 -0400
Posch, Storm prepare for CLC rival

Sauk Rapids senior Brady Posch talks about the Storm's upcoming game with St. Cloud Apollo.
      
 
 
Tiger Woods revitalizes the game of golf with Masters win
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 20:18:52 -0400
Tiger Woods revitalizes the game of golf with Masters win

What has Tiger Woods’ victory done for him and the state of golf?
      
 
 
'Pinocchio' re-imagined comes to the Paramount Center for the Arts
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 20:13:15 -0400
'Pinocchio' re-imagined comes to the Paramount Center for the Arts

Samantha Collen of the Minnesota Dance Ensemble has arranged an original production based off the stories of “Pinocchio.”
      
 
 
New bike racks aim to encourage biking to work, shopping downtown
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 19:39:34 -0400
New bike racks aim to encourage biking to work, shopping downtown

A network of bike racks is being installed in St. Cloud to encourage employees to bike to work and provide secure bike parking for downtown shoppers.
      
 
 
2-Minute Drill: Larson named to Team USA World Juniors staff
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 19:36:15 -0400
2-Minute Drill: Larson named to Team USA World Juniors staff

2-Minute Drill: Larson named to Team USA World Juniors staff
      
 
 
Legislature must focus on gun violence prevention
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 18:00:03 -0400
Legislature must focus on gun violence prevention

Our legislators are playing politics instead of passing two important gun safety bills that are up for consideration.
      
 
 
Evolution of American diet proves to be our downfall
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 17:51:44 -0400
Evolution of American diet proves to be our downfall

For better or worse, we are what we eat and drink. That also identifies the degree to which we are healthy.
      
 
 
Minnesota Senate GOP unveils tax bill with income tax cut
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 17:48:06 -0400
Minnesota Senate GOP unveils tax bill with income tax cut

Republicans who control the state Senate unveiled a bill Wednesday that they said will cut taxes for half of all Minnesota taxpayers.
      
 
 
Scheels donation solidifies expansion at Sartell ice arena
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 13:02:14 -0400
Scheels donation solidifies expansion at Sartell ice arena

Sartell Youth Rec Center announces name of year-round facility as Scheels Athletic Complex after getting donation that will jump start the project
      
 
 
Leaving an impression: Former Cathedral star on verge of SCSU strikeout record
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 15:17:47 -0400
Leaving an impression: Former Cathedral star on verge of SCSU strikeout record

Senior right-hander Dominic Austing, a St. Cloud Cathedral grad, has helped lead the Huskies to a No. 4 national ranking in NCAA Division II
      
 
 
Readers pick Voit as SC Times Athlete of Week for third time
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 15:15:55 -0400
Readers pick Voit as SC Times Athlete of Week for third time

She allowed just one earned run on six hits while striking out nine for the Crusaders in their 3-1 victory against Becker
      
 
 
St. Cloud State, 2 local companies awarded over $500,000 in workforce grants
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 15:15:00 -0400
St. Cloud State, 2 local companies awarded over $500,000 in workforce grants

SCSU, Nahan Printing and American Axle & Manufacturing were awarded workforce development grants totaling more than $500,000.
      
 
 
25-year-old St. Cloud man survives being shot in head
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 15:14:10 -0400
25-year-old St. Cloud man survives being shot in head

Police find handgun, drugs in alley after Tuesday night shooting
      
 
 
Minor cut leads to flesh-eating infection on Florida man's hand. Black blisters were sign something was very wrong