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Posted Thursday, 18 July 2019 ‐ CNN

Washington (CNN)The nightly lineups for CNN's two-night Democratic primary debate will be selected on Thursday.The lineup for each night will be announced on air at 8 p.m. ET during a live, random draw for transparency around the event. There will be...

Man found dead at Lake Mead Posted Thursday, 18 July 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

A man’s body and an abandoned vehicle were found today at Lake Mead National Recreation Area, according to the National Park Service. The discovery was made shortly after noon by a park employee near the Echo Bay wash on Northshore Road, about 50 miles ...

Posted Thursday, 18 July 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)What makes a house a home? For one rookie, it's a whole lot of faith, love and support. Mecole Hardman says he has been dreaming of buying his parents, particularly his mother, a home for almost 13 years. Now at the age of 21, the Kansas City Chiefs ...

Posted Thursday, 18 July 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)A cashier at an Illinois convenience store is out of a job after a video showing him questioning customers' citizenship went viral.Carolina Buitron told CNN affiliate WBBM that she and her cousins were riding their bikes on Tuesday when one bicycle...

Posted Thursday, 18 July 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Florida will become the third state in the US to require students to learn more about mental health, behind Virginia and New York. The Florida State Board of Education voted on Wednesday to require public schools to provide students in grades six...

Posted Thursday, 18 July 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)The first trailer for the movie "Cats" has arrived.While a teaser video that was released earlier this week focused on actors like Taylor Swift, Idris Elba and James Corden, who are portraying the fancy-footed felines, the new video allows more...

New Mexico gambling income declines over 6-year period Posted Thursday, 18 July 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

SANTA FE, N.M. — Tribal casino revenues and taxes from racetrack gambling in New Mexico suggest the industry is in the doldrums or contracting in areas, according to an analysis. A brief from the Legislature's nonpartisan watchdog agency shows a 10%...

Posted Thursday, 18 July 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Manuel Gámez clutches the hand of his only child, her dark eyes partly open and her motionless body blanketed by intravenous lines and a breathing tube.His 13-year-old daughter, Heydi Gámez García, lies in a raised bed in a Queens, New York,...

Posted Thursday, 18 July 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

Public housing officials in Chicago were planning wellbeing checks on residents as the heat and humidity are expected to mount to dangerous levels as part of a wave of sweltering weather covering a substantial portion of the U.S. Routine checks also will ...

Posted Thursday, 18 July 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

LOS ANGELES — Authorities searched the Los Angeles-area home of rapper YG on Thursday in connection with a police shooting in Compton that killed a bystander earlier this month. Deputy Marvin Crowder, a spokesman for the Los Angeles Sheriff's...

Posted Thursday, 18 July 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)A sheriff's deputy was killed Thursday while responding to a domestic welfare call, Arkansas State Police said. Stone County Sheriff's Office Sgt. Mike Stephen, 56, responded to the call in Leslie, north of Little Rock, just after 8:30 a.m. local...

Posted Thursday, 18 July 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)A federal jury has sentenced Brendt Christensen to life in prison for the kidnapping and death of a Chinese student from the University of Illinois two years ago, a prosecutor said Thursday.Christensen, 30, had been convicted last month of...

Posted Thursday, 18 July 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)A man was arrested in Florida after sheriff's deputies say he tried to steal a car from an elderly man in Orlando. The reason he was unsuccessful? He didn't appear to know how to drive a stick shift, according to the Orange County...

Posted Thursday, 18 July 2019 ‐ CNN

New York (CNN Business)Microsoft beat analysts' revenue projections by nearly $1 billion when it announced earnings for the fourth quarter of its 2019 fiscal year, as its cloud division Azure continues its path of strong expansion. Revenue for the...

Posted Thursday, 18 July 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)The man House Republicans picked to lead them back to the majority made clear Thursday that the party wants to make the 2020 elections a "choice between socialism and freedom." GOP Rep. Tom Emmer of Minnesota urged reporters at a breakfast...

Posted Thursday, 18 July 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Doctors have long known about a link between diabetes and an increased risk of heart failure, but a new paper suggests the link is significantly stronger in women than in men.Type 1 diabetes was associated with a 47% increased risk of heart failure...

Posted Thursday, 18 July 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)People who forget to look at the bottom number in a blood pressure reading may want to check again. When uncontrolled, both measures of blood pressure can increase the risk of heart attack and stroke, according to a study published Wednesday in the...

Posted Thursday, 18 July 2019 ‐ CNN

Washington (CNN)The Environmental Protection Agency has decided against a ban of the widely-used pesticide chlorpyrifos, which critics say is associated with neurological problems in children. The agency concluded there is not sufficient evidence of the...

Hearing over cannabis licenses likely to extend into August Posted Thursday, 18 July 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

A hearing over an injunction to stop the state’s retail marijuana licensing process recessed for the week today and may not pick up again until August. Three witnesses involved in the injunction lawsuit brought against the state were questioned this...

Posted Thursday, 18 July 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

UNLV picked up its third commitment in the Class of 2020 today when Arbor View guard Donavan Yap announced his decision to play for the Rebels. Yap went public with a statement via Twitter account: Yap is rated as a consensus 3-star prospect, and...

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Posted Thursday, 18 July 2019 ‐ CNN

Washington (CNN)The nightly lineups for CNN's two-night Democratic primary debate will be selected on Thursday.The lineup for each night will be announced on air at 8 p.m. ET during a live, random draw for transparency around the event. There will be...

Posted Thursday, 18 July 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)What makes a house a home? For one rookie, it's a whole lot of faith, love and support. Mecole Hardman says he has been dreaming of buying his parents, particularly his mother, a home for almost 13 years. Now at the age of 21, the Kansas City Chiefs ...

Posted Thursday, 18 July 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)A cashier at an Illinois convenience store is out of a job after a video showing him questioning customers' citizenship went viral.Carolina Buitron told CNN affiliate WBBM that she and her cousins were riding their bikes on Tuesday when one bicycle...

Posted Thursday, 18 July 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Florida will become the third state in the US to require students to learn more about mental health, behind Virginia and New York. The Florida State Board of Education voted on Wednesday to require public schools to provide students in grades six...

Posted Thursday, 18 July 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)The first trailer for the movie "Cats" has arrived.While a teaser video that was released earlier this week focused on actors like Taylor Swift, Idris Elba and James Corden, who are portraying the fancy-footed felines, the new video allows more...

Posted Thursday, 18 July 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Manuel Gámez clutches the hand of his only child, her dark eyes partly open and her motionless body blanketed by intravenous lines and a breathing tube.His 13-year-old daughter, Heydi Gámez García, lies in a raised bed in a Queens, New York,...

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Man found dead at Lake Mead Posted Thursday, 18 July 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

A man’s body and an abandoned vehicle were found today at Lake Mead National Recreation Area, according to the National Park Service. The discovery was made shortly after noon by a park employee near the Echo Bay wash on Northshore Road, about 50 miles ...

New Mexico gambling income declines over 6-year period Posted Thursday, 18 July 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

SANTA FE, N.M. — Tribal casino revenues and taxes from racetrack gambling in New Mexico suggest the industry is in the doldrums or contracting in areas, according to an analysis. A brief from the Legislature's nonpartisan watchdog agency shows a 10%...

Posted Thursday, 18 July 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

Public housing officials in Chicago were planning wellbeing checks on residents as the heat and humidity are expected to mount to dangerous levels as part of a wave of sweltering weather covering a substantial portion of the U.S. Routine checks also will ...

Posted Thursday, 18 July 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

LOS ANGELES — Authorities searched the Los Angeles-area home of rapper YG on Thursday in connection with a police shooting in Compton that killed a bystander earlier this month. Deputy Marvin Crowder, a spokesman for the Los Angeles Sheriff's...

Hearing over cannabis licenses likely to extend into August Posted Thursday, 18 July 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

A hearing over an injunction to stop the state’s retail marijuana licensing process recessed for the week today and may not pick up again until August. Three witnesses involved in the injunction lawsuit brought against the state were questioned this...

Posted Thursday, 18 July 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

UNLV picked up its third commitment in the Class of 2020 today when Arbor View guard Donavan Yap announced his decision to play for the Rebels. Yap went public with a statement via Twitter account: Yap is rated as a consensus 3-star prospect, and...

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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...