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Posted Friday, 22 November 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)A series of racist and anti-Semitic incidents have rattled college campuses nationwide as educators struggle to stop them from spreading.Just this week alone, at least four incidents have been reported on college campuses hundreds of miles apart...

Posted Friday, 22 November 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)November is traditionally known for turkey on Thanksgiving and fireworks on Guy Fawkes Night. It is now also known for mustaches.Men around the world commit their upper lips to making a difference, all in the name of charity.Movember was set up in...

Posted Friday, 22 November 2019 ‐ CNN

New Delhi (CNN)A three-year-old boy has become the second child to die of burn injuries in southern India this month after both fell into large cooking pots of hot stew in separate, unrelated incidents.The toddler was playing when he fell into a pot of...

Posted Friday, 22 November 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

SEOUL, South Korea — The parents of a former U.S. hostage who died after being released from North Korea in a coma in 2017 say they are committed to finding and shutting down illicit North Korean business assets around the world in efforts to hold its...

Posted Friday, 22 November 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

Tesla CEO Elon Musk is taking on the workhorse heavy pickup truck market with his latest electric vehicle. The “cybertruck,” an electric pickup truck, will be in production in 2021, Musk said at the Los Angeles Auto Show Thursday. The pickup, which...

AG Barr to unveil plan on missing, murdered Native Americans Posted Friday, 22 November 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

PABLO, Mont. — Attorney General William Barr will announce a nationwide plan on Friday to address the crisis of missing and murdered indigenous people as concerns mount over the level of violence they face. Barr will announce the plan, known as the...

Man found guilty of murdering British tourist in New Zealand Posted Friday, 22 November 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

WELLINGTON, New Zealand — A New Zealand jury on Friday found a man guilty of murder in the death of 22-year-old British backpacker Grace Millane. Millane died last December on her birthday after meeting the man through the dating app Tinder, going out...

Posted Friday, 22 November 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

ATLANTA — Coming out of their debate in a key center of black America, the leading Democratic presidential contenders aimed Thursday for the party’s crucial black and minority vote, with the scramble putting internal party tensions on display. From...

Police to guard polls for vote in protest-wracked Hong Kong Posted Friday, 22 November 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

HONG KONG — Police will be out in force at polling stations in Hong Kong this weekend as keenly contested local elections take place amid ongoing anti-government protests. Hong Kong’s new police commissioner, Tang Ping-keung, told reporters Friday...

Posted Friday, 22 November 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

BEIJING — After an intercontinental flight on the “Panda Express,” a furry American darling arrived early Thursday in his new Chinese home. Giant panda Bei Bei was a beloved figure at the National Zoo in Washington, where he was born and spent the...

Posted Friday, 22 November 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

WASHINGTON — After two weeks of riveting public hearings in the House impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, there is a mountain of evidence that is now beyond dispute. Trump explicitly ordered U.S. government officials to work with his...

Posted Friday, 22 November 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

WASHINGTON — One came from northeast England. Another came from the former Soviet Union. A third was born in Canada to parents who’d fled the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany. Several witnesses who testified in the House impeachment inquiry this week...

Posted Friday, 22 November 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

BERKELEY, Calif. — Berkeley’s first-in-the-nation ban on natural gas in new construction may end up eroding the region’s reputation for fine and creative dining, according to a California trade association suing the city on behalf of restaurants....

Posted Friday, 22 November 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

The Golden Knights, since their founding, have always been able to score against the San Jose Sharks. They have averaged 4.10 goals per game against San Jose, and Sharks goalies had a putrid .878 save percentage when facing Vegas. Then Vegas encountered...

Posted Friday, 22 November 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Nevada authorities have identified the remains of a missing Pennsylvania woman whose body was found after a family pulled over near a desert.The Clark County Office of the Coroner/Medical Examiner Thursday officially identified the remains of Jaime...

Posted Friday, 22 November 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)This story was originally published in the November 22 edition of CNN's Meanwhile in America, the daily email about US politics for global readers. Sign up here to receive it every weekday...

Posted Friday, 22 November 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN Business)The Cybertruck has arrived and it looks nothing like any pickup truck you've ever seen. Years after first saying it was on the way, Tesla finally revealed the electric pickup truck at its Design Studio in Hawthorne, California, just outside ...

Posted Friday, 22 November 2019 ‐ CNN

Hong Kong (CNN Business)Asian markets have been see-sawing this week on signals from US-China trade negotiations, and mostly edged up on Friday after fresh signs that the two countries are working to hammer out a deal.Japan's Nikkei 225 (N225) rose 0.4%. ...

Posted Friday, 22 November 2019 ‐ CNN

Atlanta (CNN)A white teen who allegedly plotted to attack a historically black church in Georgia with knives is facing a charge of criminal attempt to commit murder, and has not been charged with a hate crime, officials say. The 16-year-old is a high...

Posted Friday, 22 November 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)A version of this story appears in CNN's Impeachment Watch newsletter. To get it in your inbox, sign up for free here.House Democrats wrapped up one of the most monumental weeks on Capitol Hill in decades on Thursday before leaving ...

Latest articles published by The New York Times

Posted Thursday, 23 May 2019 ‐ The New York Times

WASHINGTON — Senate lawmakers on Thursday announced they had reached agreement on a long-delayed disaster relief package, ending a monthslong impasse over billions of dollars in aid for farmers and communities struggling to recover from an onslaught of ...

Posted Thursday, 23 May 2019 ‐ The New York Times

Subway workers began raising alarms in recent months: Emergency brakes on New York City subway trains were being deliberately pulled, acts of apparent sabotage that were setting off major delays on the sprawling system. There were clues. A man spotted...

Posted Thursday, 23 May 2019 ‐ The New York Times

WASHINGTON — President Trump is considering deploying additional troops to the Middle East to provide protection for American military personnel already there, the acting defense secretary, Patrick Shanahan, said Thursday. Mr. Shanahan did not specify...

Posted Thursday, 23 May 2019 ‐ The New York Times

Last year, a federal jury in Washington convicted Nicholas Slatten, a former security contractor, of first-degree murder for his role in killing one of 14 Iraqi civilians who died in 2007 in a shooting that also injured more than a dozen others. Matthew...

Posted Thursday, 23 May 2019 ‐ The New York Times

WASHINGTON — Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Thursday that House Democrats were “not on a path to impeachment,” even as she accused President Trump of trying to whip her caucus into a distracting political battle by stonewalling congressional...

Posted Thursday, 23 May 2019 ‐ The New York Times

WASHINGTON — The United States and China are digging in for a prolonged trade war, with the Trump administration unveiling a new $16 billion bailout for farmers hurt by Beijing’s tariffs on Thursday and more companies saying they are redirecting...

Latest articles published by CNN

Posted Friday, 22 November 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)A series of racist and anti-Semitic incidents have rattled college campuses nationwide as educators struggle to stop them from spreading.Just this week alone, at least four incidents have been reported on college campuses hundreds of miles apart...

Posted Friday, 22 November 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)November is traditionally known for turkey on Thanksgiving and fireworks on Guy Fawkes Night. It is now also known for mustaches.Men around the world commit their upper lips to making a difference, all in the name of charity.Movember was set up in...

Posted Friday, 22 November 2019 ‐ CNN

New Delhi (CNN)A three-year-old boy has become the second child to die of burn injuries in southern India this month after both fell into large cooking pots of hot stew in separate, unrelated incidents.The toddler was playing when he fell into a pot of...

Posted Friday, 22 November 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Nevada authorities have identified the remains of a missing Pennsylvania woman whose body was found after a family pulled over near a desert.The Clark County Office of the Coroner/Medical Examiner Thursday officially identified the remains of Jaime...

Posted Friday, 22 November 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)This story was originally published in the November 22 edition of CNN's Meanwhile in America, the daily email about US politics for global readers. Sign up here to receive it every weekday...

Posted Friday, 22 November 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN Business)The Cybertruck has arrived and it looks nothing like any pickup truck you've ever seen. Years after first saying it was on the way, Tesla finally revealed the electric pickup truck at its Design Studio in Hawthorne, California, just outside ...

Latest articles published by Las Vegas Sun

Posted Friday, 22 November 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

SEOUL, South Korea — The parents of a former U.S. hostage who died after being released from North Korea in a coma in 2017 say they are committed to finding and shutting down illicit North Korean business assets around the world in efforts to hold its...

Posted Friday, 22 November 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

Tesla CEO Elon Musk is taking on the workhorse heavy pickup truck market with his latest electric vehicle. The “cybertruck,” an electric pickup truck, will be in production in 2021, Musk said at the Los Angeles Auto Show Thursday. The pickup, which...

AG Barr to unveil plan on missing, murdered Native Americans Posted Friday, 22 November 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

PABLO, Mont. — Attorney General William Barr will announce a nationwide plan on Friday to address the crisis of missing and murdered indigenous people as concerns mount over the level of violence they face. Barr will announce the plan, known as the...

Man found guilty of murdering British tourist in New Zealand Posted Friday, 22 November 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

WELLINGTON, New Zealand — A New Zealand jury on Friday found a man guilty of murder in the death of 22-year-old British backpacker Grace Millane. Millane died last December on her birthday after meeting the man through the dating app Tinder, going out...

Posted Friday, 22 November 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

ATLANTA — Coming out of their debate in a key center of black America, the leading Democratic presidential contenders aimed Thursday for the party’s crucial black and minority vote, with the scramble putting internal party tensions on display. From...

Police to guard polls for vote in protest-wracked Hong Kong Posted Friday, 22 November 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

HONG KONG — Police will be out in force at polling stations in Hong Kong this weekend as keenly contested local elections take place amid ongoing anti-government protests. Hong Kong’s new police commissioner, Tang Ping-keung, told reporters Friday...