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Posted Tuesday, 18 June 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

BLAINE, Minn. — The overarching goal for the fledgling U.S. men's soccer team, as frequently stated by new coach Gregg Berhalter, has been to improve the perception of this sputtering program within the cutthroat hierarchy of global soccer. Though a...

Posted Tuesday, 18 June 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Supermodel Bella Hadid faced a wave of internet backlash after she posted an Instagram photo that some felt disrespected the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia.Now, she's apologizing for it.Here's what happened: On Sunday, Hadid...

Posted Tuesday, 18 June 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)When Dr. Koji Ebersole laid eyes on the boy whose face was impaled on a 10-inch knife, the neurosurgeon thought, "here we go again."Eli Gregg, 15, of Bourbon County, Kansas, is recovering from the freak accident after going home from the hospital on ...

Posted Tuesday, 18 June 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

PHOENIX — A man and his pregnant fiancée said Monday that they want Phoenix to fire the officers who pointed guns and yelled profanities at them after their 4-year-old daughter took a doll from a store. Dravon Ames and Iesha Harper, who are both...

Posted Tuesday, 18 June 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)The fabric of America is crumbling. The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) gives the nation's infrastructure a D+ grade -- that's the roads and bridges we drive on every day, the airports we use for business and vacation travel, and the...

Posted Monday, 17 June 2019 ‐ CNN

New York (CNN Business)Sprint and T-Mobile's on-again-off-again $26 billion merger appears to be on again, leaving the combined company poised to become the second-largest wireless provider in the country. The US Department of Justice is prepared to...

Desert Research Institute president is stepping down Posted Monday, 17 June 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

The president of the Desert Research Institute has resigned and one of her administrative colleagues has been named DRI’s officer in charge, the Nevada System of Higher Education announced this afternoon. Kristen Averyt, the institute’s president...

Posted Monday, 17 June 2019 ‐ CNN

Washington (CNN)Joe Biden isn't the Democratic presidential nominee just yet, but that fact didn't stop him from making a very bold prediction on Monday."If I'm your nominee, I'm winning Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, believe it or not, and I...

Posted Monday, 17 June 2019 ‐ CNN

New York (CNN)At least 50,000 American license plate numbers have been made available on the dark web after a company hired by Customs and Border Protection was at the center of a major data breach, according to CNN analysis of the hacked data. What's...

Posted Monday, 17 June 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Paul Manafort was moved by the federal prison system to the Metropolitan Correctional Center in Manhattan on Monday morning, according to a person familiar with his case. The prison also confirmed on Monday that Manafort was there.Manafort's move...

Posted Monday, 17 June 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)The Phoenix couple who say police drew guns on them after their 4-year-old allegedly stole a doll are calling for the officers involved to be fired, saying their children are still traumatized by the experience. Mayor Kate Gallego issued a public...

Posted Monday, 17 June 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Former "Mythbuster" Adam Savage just made the case to replace Tony Stark with his own functional bulletproof, flying Iron Man suit. For the first episode of his new Discovery series, "Savage Builds," Savage partnered with engineers to 3D-print a...

Posted Monday, 17 June 2019 ‐ CNN

Washington (CNN)The US will send 1,000 additional US forces and more military resources to the Middle East amid tensions with Iran, the Pentagon announced Monday. "In response to a request from the US Central Command for additional forces, and with the...

Posted Monday, 17 June 2019 ‐ CNN

Washington (CNN)Soothsayers were out in force at the Supreme Court on Monday, scrutinizing each move by the justices and hoping to better understand the future of the Roberts court, with its newly solidified conservative majority. Twenty opinions linger ...

Posted Monday, 17 June 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Mohamed Morsy represented both the zenith of the Arab Spring and its almost universal failure. He became Egypt's first democratically-elected president in 2012, but after a year of deepening chaos was forced from office in a coup led by then-defense ...

Posted Monday, 17 June 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)One of Africa's largest wildlife preserves says it's been a year since it found an elephant that was killed by poachers.The last time an elephant in the Niassa Reserve was recorded killed by a poacher was May 17, 2018, according to the Wildlife...

U.S. restores some aid but vows no more without migrant action Posted Monday, 17 June 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration said Monday it is easing previously announced cuts in hundreds of millions of dollars in aid to the Central American nations of El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala but will not allow new funding until those...

Oregon tackles climate change with cap-and-trade proposal Posted Monday, 17 June 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

SALEM, Ore. — Oregon is on the precipice of becoming the second state after California to adopt a cap-and-trade program, a market-based approach to lowering the greenhouse gas emissions behind global warming. Supporters call it the United States' most...

Posted Monday, 17 June 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)For many female students when they get their period, this is the reality: Lacking access to a pad or a tampon, they go home. This in turn leads to days of missed classes, lower grades and ultimately, poorer education.It's an experience that is...

Posted Monday, 17 June 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

TAPACHULA, Mexico — The 36-year-old Cuban mechanic's eyes glazed over as he recalled his time at the Siglo XXI holding facility: 50 people sleeping in 9-by-12-foot pens, feces overflowing the latrines, food and water always scarce. Women slept in...

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Posted Tuesday, 18 June 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

BLAINE, Minn. — The overarching goal for the fledgling U.S. men's soccer team, as frequently stated by new coach Gregg Berhalter, has been to improve the perception of this sputtering program within the cutthroat hierarchy of global soccer. Though a...

Posted Tuesday, 18 June 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

PHOENIX — A man and his pregnant fiancée said Monday that they want Phoenix to fire the officers who pointed guns and yelled profanities at them after their 4-year-old daughter took a doll from a store. Dravon Ames and Iesha Harper, who are both...

Desert Research Institute president is stepping down Posted Monday, 17 June 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

The president of the Desert Research Institute has resigned and one of her administrative colleagues has been named DRI’s officer in charge, the Nevada System of Higher Education announced this afternoon. Kristen Averyt, the institute’s president...

U.S. restores some aid but vows no more without migrant action Posted Monday, 17 June 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration said Monday it is easing previously announced cuts in hundreds of millions of dollars in aid to the Central American nations of El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala but will not allow new funding until those...

Oregon tackles climate change with cap-and-trade proposal Posted Monday, 17 June 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

SALEM, Ore. — Oregon is on the precipice of becoming the second state after California to adopt a cap-and-trade program, a market-based approach to lowering the greenhouse gas emissions behind global warming. Supporters call it the United States' most...

Posted Monday, 17 June 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

TAPACHULA, Mexico — The 36-year-old Cuban mechanic's eyes glazed over as he recalled his time at the Siglo XXI holding facility: 50 people sleeping in 9-by-12-foot pens, feces overflowing the latrines, food and water always scarce. Women slept in...

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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...

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Posted Tuesday, 18 June 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Supermodel Bella Hadid faced a wave of internet backlash after she posted an Instagram photo that some felt disrespected the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia.Now, she's apologizing for it.Here's what happened: On Sunday, Hadid...

Posted Tuesday, 18 June 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)When Dr. Koji Ebersole laid eyes on the boy whose face was impaled on a 10-inch knife, the neurosurgeon thought, "here we go again."Eli Gregg, 15, of Bourbon County, Kansas, is recovering from the freak accident after going home from the hospital on ...

Posted Tuesday, 18 June 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)The fabric of America is crumbling. The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) gives the nation's infrastructure a D+ grade -- that's the roads and bridges we drive on every day, the airports we use for business and vacation travel, and the...

Posted Monday, 17 June 2019 ‐ CNN

New York (CNN Business)Sprint and T-Mobile's on-again-off-again $26 billion merger appears to be on again, leaving the combined company poised to become the second-largest wireless provider in the country. The US Department of Justice is prepared to...

Posted Monday, 17 June 2019 ‐ CNN

Washington (CNN)Joe Biden isn't the Democratic presidential nominee just yet, but that fact didn't stop him from making a very bold prediction on Monday."If I'm your nominee, I'm winning Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, believe it or not, and I...

Posted Monday, 17 June 2019 ‐ CNN

New York (CNN)At least 50,000 American license plate numbers have been made available on the dark web after a company hired by Customs and Border Protection was at the center of a major data breach, according to CNN analysis of the hacked data. What's...