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Posted Sunday, 20 October 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Authorities are trying to determine the source of smoke coming from the hull of the Golden Ray, a cargo ship that capsized more than a month ago off the Georgia coast.Crews monitoring the ship noticed white smoke coming from the Golden Ray just...

Posted Sunday, 20 October 2019 ‐ CNN

Washington (CNN)Former CIA Director and retired US Army Gen. David Petraeus said on Sunday the United States betrayed its longstanding ally in its fight against ISIS, the Syrian Kurds, by withdrawing US forces from the northern part of the...

Posted Sunday, 20 October 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Andy Murray is back. The former No. 1-ranked player won the European Open Sunday to claim his first ATP singles title in more than two years.Murray beat Stan Wawrinka 3-6, 6-4, 6-4 in Antwerp, Belgium. The 32-year-old had last won a tournament in...

Posted Sunday, 20 October 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Liverpool's 17-game winning streak in the Premier League came to an end after a 1-1 draw with Manchester United at Old Trafford on Sunday.The result will still be a relief for Jurgen Klopp's side, which needed a late Adam Lallana goal to salvage a...

Posted Sunday, 20 October 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Thomas D'Alesandro III, a former Baltimore mayor and brother of Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, has died."My husband Paul and our entire family are devastated by the loss of our patriarch, my beloved brother, Thomas D'Alesandro III," Pelosi...

Posted Sunday, 20 October 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Jennifer Lawrence and Cooke Maroney have officially tied the knot.The Oscar-winning actress' publicist confirmed the marriage to CNN on Sunday.The wedding was held a day before at Belcourt of Newport, a luxurious mansion in Newport, Rhode Island,...

Posted Sunday, 20 October 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Three US soldiers with the 3rd Infantry Division were killed and three others injured during a training accident at an Army base in Georgia early Sunday morning, according to the Army.The soldiers were in riding in a Bradley Fighting Vehicle at Fort ...

Posted Sunday, 20 October 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Areas of New Orleans around the partially collapsed Hard Rock Hotel were being evacuated Sunday as the city prepared to demolish two dangerous construction cranes.An evacuation order is "in effect for Hard Rock crane demo," New Orleans Mayor LaToya...

Posted Sunday, 20 October 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Tom Brady is defending his cameo in the Netflix series "Living With Yourself," saying the media is creating a "blame and shame" culture.Paul Rudd plays Miles in the dark comedy, referred for treatment at a mysterious mini-mall "spa" offering a...

Posted Sunday, 20 October 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

LOS ANGELES — The Walt Disney Co.’s “Maleficent: Mistress of Evil” has knocked “Joker” out of the No. 1 spot at the box office, but just barely. Studios on Sunday estimate that the film starring Angelina Jolie grossed $36 million in North...

Posted Sunday, 20 October 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

HONG KONG — Hong Kong streets descended into chaotic scenes following an unauthorized pro-democracy rally Sunday as protesters set up roadblocks and torched businesses and police responded with tear gas and a water cannon. Protesters tossed firebombs...

Posted Sunday, 20 October 2019 ‐ CNN

Washington (CNN)Presidents understand the power of this court, and President Donald Trump may come to understand that more than most.The US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit -- known as the DC Circuit and dubbed the country's "second...

Posted Sunday, 20 October 2019 ‐ CNN

Washington (CNN)Rep. Francis Rooney, a Florida Republican who appears open to impeaching President Donald Trump, said Sunday that what he's seen so far in the ongoing Trump-Ukraine scandal is "quite troubling." CNN's Jake Tapper asked Rooney on "State...

Posted Sunday, 20 October 2019 ‐ CNN

Washington (CNN)Acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney on Sunday aggressively denied that he admitted last week a quid pro quo between President Donald Trump and Ukraine, saying again that he was misunderstood and that no such agreement...

Posted Sunday, 20 October 2019 ‐ CNN

Washington (CNN)Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg on Sunday dismissed the claim that fellow 2020 hopeful Rep. Tulsi Gabbard is a "Russian asset," saying "there is no basis for that."The South Bend, Indiana, mayor told CNN's Jake Tapper on...

Posted Sunday, 20 October 2019 ‐ CNN

Washington (CNN)Acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney says he and President Donald Trump never discussed his potential resignation following a defiant press conference last week in which the aide admitted a quid pro quo between the US and...

Posted Sunday, 20 October 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)A horse racing at California's Santa Anita Park on Saturday broke his left front ankle and was euthanized by doctors -- the 34th horse death at the famed track since December.Satchel Paige, a 3-year-old gelding, was pulled up at the 3/8th pole of...

Posted Sunday, 20 October 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

When Ken Edmonds moved to Las Vegas from Chicago, he was surprised at how his co-workers viewed management. Coming from a job in Chicago, he said was used to union representation. Edmonds is a health care worker at Desert Regional Center, a state agency...

Posted Sunday, 20 October 2019 ‐ CNN

Moscow (CNN)Rescuers on Sunday mounted a desperate search for survivors after a dam at a Siberian gold mine collapsed on Saturday, killing at least 15 people.Six people remained unaccounted after the dam collapsed near a settlement on the Seiba River in ...

Posted Sunday, 20 October 2019 ‐ CNN

Montreal (CNN)Nasty. It is not a word associated much with Canada -- except perhaps with the winters here. But during this election campaign, nastiness has been one of the only unifying themes, as parties trade insults and dig up scandals from coast to...

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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 Las Vegas Sun

Posted Sunday, 20 October 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

LOS ANGELES — The Walt Disney Co.’s “Maleficent: Mistress of Evil” has knocked “Joker” out of the No. 1 spot at the box office, but just barely. Studios on Sunday estimate that the film starring Angelina Jolie grossed $36 million in North...

Posted Sunday, 20 October 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

HONG KONG — Hong Kong streets descended into chaotic scenes following an unauthorized pro-democracy rally Sunday as protesters set up roadblocks and torched businesses and police responded with tear gas and a water cannon. Protesters tossed firebombs...

Posted Sunday, 20 October 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

When Ken Edmonds moved to Las Vegas from Chicago, he was surprised at how his co-workers viewed management. Coming from a job in Chicago, he said was used to union representation. Edmonds is a health care worker at Desert Regional Center, a state agency...

Trump is shaking the unshakable alliance Posted Sunday, 20 October 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

Here’s another fine mess you have gotten us into! Would that this were just another bit of banter from Laurel and Hardy — everyone born after 1990 please turn to Google — so that we could laugh a little and move on. But this isn’t funny and those ...

Posted Sunday, 20 October 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

First came the announcement that the upcoming G7 summit would be conducted at President Donald Trump’s Doral resort outside Miami, a clear case of the president using his office to enrich himself and his family. Then came the president’s acting chief ...

Trump is a brazen crook Posted Sunday, 20 October 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

An impeachment inquiry is underway over President Donald Trump’s infamous phone call soliciting help from the Ukraine government to find dirt on Joe Biden. He has refused to cooperate with the investigation, which indicates consciousness of guilt....

Latest articles published by CNN

Posted Sunday, 20 October 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Authorities are trying to determine the source of smoke coming from the hull of the Golden Ray, a cargo ship that capsized more than a month ago off the Georgia coast.Crews monitoring the ship noticed white smoke coming from the Golden Ray just...

Posted Sunday, 20 October 2019 ‐ CNN

Washington (CNN)Former CIA Director and retired US Army Gen. David Petraeus said on Sunday the United States betrayed its longstanding ally in its fight against ISIS, the Syrian Kurds, by withdrawing US forces from the northern part of the...

Posted Sunday, 20 October 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Andy Murray is back. The former No. 1-ranked player won the European Open Sunday to claim his first ATP singles title in more than two years.Murray beat Stan Wawrinka 3-6, 6-4, 6-4 in Antwerp, Belgium. The 32-year-old had last won a tournament in...

Posted Sunday, 20 October 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Liverpool's 17-game winning streak in the Premier League came to an end after a 1-1 draw with Manchester United at Old Trafford on Sunday.The result will still be a relief for Jurgen Klopp's side, which needed a late Adam Lallana goal to salvage a...

Posted Sunday, 20 October 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Thomas D'Alesandro III, a former Baltimore mayor and brother of Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, has died."My husband Paul and our entire family are devastated by the loss of our patriarch, my beloved brother, Thomas D'Alesandro III," Pelosi...

Posted Sunday, 20 October 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Jennifer Lawrence and Cooke Maroney have officially tied the knot.The Oscar-winning actress' publicist confirmed the marriage to CNN on Sunday.The wedding was held a day before at Belcourt of Newport, a luxurious mansion in Newport, Rhode Island,...