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Posted Saturday, 07 December 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)The Defense Department will review measures for screening foreign students after a deadly shooting at Naval Air Station Pensacola in Florida on Friday.The gunman was a second lieutenant in the Saudi Arabian military involved in flight training at...

Posted Saturday, 07 December 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)It's a new beginning for the Peloton woman.When last we saw her, she was celebrating her yearlong fitness journey and thanking her husband for giving her an exercise bike for Christmas. Both the bike and the husband were nowhere to be found on...

Posted Saturday, 07 December 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)When Carlota Prado was asked to enter the "diary room" on the Spanish version of the "Big Brother" reality TV series, it would have seemed an entirely mundane request.The room is central to the show's format, which sees a group of people living...

Posted Saturday, 07 December 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)When Sean Binder arrived on the Greek island of Lesbos in October 2017, the migrant crisis facing Europe had changed from a temporary emergency to a long-term political reality. While the number of crossings had dropped dramatically since 2015,...

Posted Saturday, 07 December 2019 ‐ CNN

London (CNN)The UK is finally reaching the end of a weird few weeks. On Thursday, Brits will go to the polls to vote in what might be the most important election in a generation. Most people expected this election to be a high-energy, nasty and personal...

Posted Saturday, 07 December 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)For a time, Pete Buttigieg was on a glide path as he ascended in the Democratic race for president, emerging unscathed from the fall debates and raking in donations as he built a juggernaut in early states.But this week, the 37-year-old South Bend,...

Posted Saturday, 07 December 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)California utility giant Pacific Gas and Electric has agreed to pay $13.5 billion to individuals affected by several recent fires in the state, the company announced Friday night.The agreement still has to be approved by a bankruptcy court. PG&E ...

Posted Saturday, 07 December 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)White House (still) won't cooperate -- Shocking exactly zero people, White House counsel Pat Cipollone fired off a strongly worded letter declining to participate in future House Judiciary Committee impeachment hearings. "House...

Posted Saturday, 07 December 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)That it was Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud and not his son, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, who called President Trump speaks to how seriously the kingdom is treating Friday's shooting at a US military base that involved a Saudi...

Posted Saturday, 07 December 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Three of the four teenagers who escaped from a Nashville juvenile detention center have now been caught, police said in a tweet. Morris Marsh, 17, was taken into custody Friday night after a vehicle pursuit, the Metro Nashville Police Department...

Posted Saturday, 07 December 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Have you heard of hygge? The trendy Danish term describes a deep quality of coziness, hominess or well-being. You can experience hygge while cuddled up around the fire with your honey, sharing a big meal with your friends, or just...

Posted Saturday, 07 December 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Two former Republican lawmakers urged their current successors to consider the evidence produced during the inquiry into President Donald Trump's Ukraine dealings in determining whether to support impeachment.William Cohen, a former Republican...

Posted Saturday, 07 December 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Another Confederate monument is close to being relocated, this time it's in Mississippi. The Mississippi Department of Archives and History approved a plan to relocate a Confederate monument on the University of Mississippi's campus Friday,...

Posted Saturday, 07 December 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)A former US ambassador to Russia said Russian President Vladimir Putin was "probably joyful" about -- and may have enabled -- the conspiracy theory circulated by some Republicans that Ukraine, not Russia, interfered in the 2016 elections."He's...

Posted Saturday, 07 December 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Ron Leibman, an acclaimed film, television and Tony-winning actor, has died, his agent Robert Attermann of Abrams Artists Agency said.Leibman was 82. His agent said the cause was pneumonia."We at Abrams Artists Agency are saddened to hear the news...

CCSD officials monitor parents' complaints about Clark High leadership Posted Saturday, 07 December 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

Parents and students at Clark High School criticized what they described as changes at their school under the direction of new principal Antonio Rael, with some calling for his departure at Thursday’s Clark County School Board meeting. Since being...

Posted Saturday, 07 December 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)An 8-year-old girl visiting her father at a Virginia prison was strip searched last month in violation of state policy, authorities said."The incident is deeply troubling and represents a breach in our protocol," said Lisa Kinney, a spokeswoman for...

Posted Saturday, 07 December 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg on Friday released a timeline of his three years working for the elite consulting firm McKinsey.The release comes after some of Buttigieg's presidential opponents called for him to be more transparent ...

Posted Saturday, 07 December 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Baltimore police say they're investigating the arrest of a man which was captured on video and went viral on social media.The 45-second video posted on Twitter begins with two officers positioned over a man while he lays on his stomach on the...

Posted Saturday, 07 December 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Twenty-two families will spend the holidays without their loved ones after the El Paso Walmart shooting, but one family's light display is reminding everyone that the city is "El Paso Strong."Tony Olguin decorated his house in El Paso with 22 angels ...

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CCSD officials monitor parents' complaints about Clark High leadership Posted Saturday, 07 December 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

Parents and students at Clark High School criticized what they described as changes at their school under the direction of new principal Antonio Rael, with some calling for his departure at Thursday’s Clark County School Board meeting. Since being...

Police: High school theater manager faces lewdness count Posted Friday, 06 December 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

A theater manager at Del Sol Academy of the Performing Arts was arrested Thursday on a count of open and gross lewdness, according to Clark County School District Police. Sgt. Bryan Zink said the alleged crime did not involve a student but didn’t...

Vegas Play of the Day: Iowa at Michigan Posted Friday, 06 December 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

The sixth season of the annual Play of the Day betting competition between the Sun's sports staff is now under way, effective July 1. Bankrolls start at $10,000 for each of the four participants, with the objective to increase it as much as possible over ...

Posted Friday, 06 December 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

The Bureau of Land Management and U.S. Department of Agriculture are seeking public comment to study a single-dose contraceptive that could help control wild horse populations across Nevada by temporarily halting wild mare fertility.  Since the passage...

Posted Friday, 06 December 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

Dillon Cassell has dreamed of becoming a pilot since middle school. The Rancho High senior comes from a long line of pilots and first responders, including his father, who was killed while serving with the U.S. Air Force. Cassell, 17, is enrolled in...

Nuclear threat is real with Trump Posted Friday, 06 December 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

Experts agree that the 13-day Cuban Missile Crisis of 1962 and the over 150-day Trump-Kim nuclear crisis of 2017-18 were the two most perilous long-term nuclear incidents in world history. Dozens of computer malfunctions, silo accidents, meteor movements ...

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Posted Saturday, 07 December 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)The Defense Department will review measures for screening foreign students after a deadly shooting at Naval Air Station Pensacola in Florida on Friday.The gunman was a second lieutenant in the Saudi Arabian military involved in flight training at...

Posted Saturday, 07 December 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)It's a new beginning for the Peloton woman.When last we saw her, she was celebrating her yearlong fitness journey and thanking her husband for giving her an exercise bike for Christmas. Both the bike and the husband were nowhere to be found on...

Posted Saturday, 07 December 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)When Carlota Prado was asked to enter the "diary room" on the Spanish version of the "Big Brother" reality TV series, it would have seemed an entirely mundane request.The room is central to the show's format, which sees a group of people living...

Posted Saturday, 07 December 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)When Sean Binder arrived on the Greek island of Lesbos in October 2017, the migrant crisis facing Europe had changed from a temporary emergency to a long-term political reality. While the number of crossings had dropped dramatically since 2015,...

Posted Saturday, 07 December 2019 ‐ CNN

London (CNN)The UK is finally reaching the end of a weird few weeks. On Thursday, Brits will go to the polls to vote in what might be the most important election in a generation. Most people expected this election to be a high-energy, nasty and personal...

Posted Saturday, 07 December 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)For a time, Pete Buttigieg was on a glide path as he ascended in the Democratic race for president, emerging unscathed from the fall debates and raking in donations as he built a juggernaut in early states.But this week, the 37-year-old South Bend,...

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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...