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Posted Monday, 09 December 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)"Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker," the highly anticipated conclusion to the Skywalker saga, could trigger seizures in photosensitive people, Walt Disney Studios said. The company issued a statement with the Epilepsy Foundation warning viewers that...

Posted Monday, 09 December 2019 ‐ CNN

Walk into any supermarket lately and you'll find mochi -- a small, round ball of ice cream encased in rice dough. In just the past three years, this finger food confection has evolved from an exotic niche dessert to a mainstream product, ...

Posted Monday, 09 December 2019 ‐ CNN

New York (CNN Business)The legal cannabis industry in Canada and several states in America has been going through some growing pains. That's a key reason why industry leader Canopy Growth just named the chief financial officer of its biggest investor to...

Posted Monday, 09 December 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Christopher Steele, the former British spy who compiled a controversial dossier on President Donald Trump, has been told information on him that he has not had a chance to review has now been declassified and will be included in the Justice...

Posted Monday, 09 December 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)A wildlife conservationist and founder of a California animal sanctuary was hospitalized on Saturday after tigers pinned her to the ground and injured her.Patty Perry, director of Wildlife and Environmental Conservation Inc. in Moorpark, was mauled...

Posted Monday, 09 December 2019 ‐ CNN

London (CNN Business)When turmoil erupted in the US overnight lending market in September, it came as a big surprise.The spike in overnight borrowing rates forced the Federal Reserve to come to the rescue, pumping in lots of cash and restarting bond...

Posted Monday, 09 December 2019 ‐ CNN

Washington (CNN)The Supreme Court on Monday allowed a Kentucky abortion-related law to go into effect that requires a doctor, while performing a pre-abortion ultrasound, to describe the image and make the fetal heart tone audible to a...

Posted Monday, 09 December 2019 ‐ CNN

New York (CNN Business)Paul Volcker, the former chairman of the Federal Reserve known for his battles against inflation in the late 1970s and early 1980s, has died. He was 92.The Volcker Alliance, a government advocacy group for which Volcker was the...

Posted Monday, 09 December 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Three soldiers killed in a Black Hawk helicopter crash Thursday have been identified by the Minnesota National Guard.The soldiers, who had been assigned to a unit in St. Cloud, Minnesota, have been identified as: Chief Warrant Officer 2 James A....

Posted Monday, 09 December 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)"Bombshell" lands as the year's second expose on Fox News under Roger Ailes, following the Showtime miniseries "The Loudest Voice." The two work quite well viewed in tandem, with the latter focusing on the late Fox News mastermind, while this...

Posted Monday, 09 December 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)When checking out of a five-star hotel, thrifty travelers have been known to slip a few shower caps, mini-shampoos or even slippers into their suitcases. But more brazen guests are managing to steal bulkier items -- including mattresses, coffee...

Posted Monday, 09 December 2019 ‐ CNN

Washington (CNN)Former first lady Michelle Obama called the impeachment proceedings into President Donald Trump and Ukraine "surreal" as the House's inquiry heads into the homestretch. "It's surreal. I don't think people know what to make of it. But do I ...

Posted Monday, 09 December 2019 ‐ CNN

As prepared for delivery:"No matter his party or his politics, if the President places his own interests above those of the country, he betrays his oath of office. "The President of the United States, the Speaker of the House, the Majority...

Posted Monday, 09 December 2019 ‐ CNN

Washington (CNN)Confidential documents obtained by The Washington Post reveal that top US officials misled the American public about the war in Afghanistan in order to conceal doubts about the likelihood that the US could be successful in the nearly...

Posted Monday, 09 December 2019 ‐ CNN

London (CNN Business)South African tech investor Naspers (NAPRF) has sweetened its hostile bid for Just Eat, valuing the UK online food delivery company at $6.7 billion and escalating a takeover battle with rival suitor Takeaway.com. But ...

Posted Monday, 09 December 2019 ‐ CNN

New York (CNN Business)Lord & Taylor is reopening in New York less than a year after shuttering its flagship department store. But the new store will only be open for a limited time.Le Tote, which recently bought the struggling brand, is opening a...

Posted Monday, 09 December 2019 ‐ CNN

Washington (CNN)President Donald Trump is planning to meet with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Tuesday in Washington, an encounter that is sure to draw significant scrutiny amid several ongoing controversies involving Trump and Russia.Russian ...

Posted Monday, 09 December 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Rebel Wilson wants the world to know that her party girl persona is fake.The Australian actress made this shock confession when asked about her drinking habits during an appearance on "The Late Late Show with James Corden" on Thursday. "Fun fact....

Posted Monday, 09 December 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Will it be the battle of the streaming services?The 77th Golden Globe Awards is set to announce its nominees on Monday.Nominations for the Hollywood Foreign Press Association's annual ceremony, which honors achievement in film and television, are...

Posted Monday, 09 December 2019 ‐ CNN

London (CNN Business)Happy Monday. A version of this story first appeared in CNN Business' Before the Bell newsletter. Not a subscriber? You can sign up right here.When turmoil erupted in the US overnight lending market in September, it ...

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 Las Vegas Sun

Posted Monday, 09 December 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

When Americans discovered that devices known as cyanide bombs were being placed in public outdoor areas to exterminate coyotes and other animals, they reacted with horror. And with good reason. Although the devices are touted as a way to control varmints ...

Posted Monday, 09 December 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

In the mid-1990s, hockey fans were introduced to a new technology called FoxTrax, intended to make it easier for viewers to follow the puck during National Hockey League telecasts on Fox. Many remember how the technology created a glowing puck on TV...

People on the Move: Dec. 5, 2019 Posted Monday, 09 December 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

The Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources appointed Heidi Swank as the inaugural administrator for its new division of outdoor recreation. Swank will help build the division with a focus on enhancing Nevada’s one-of-a-kind outdoor...

Posted Monday, 09 December 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

On the north end of the Las Vegas Strip, a head-turning monster of a resort with two hotel towers is being built on an 88-acre site. With a $4.3 billion price tag, Resorts World Las Vegas is Genting Group’s idea of a modern luxury megaresort and will...

Touro University doctor helping strengthen the "backbone" of the community's health care industry Posted Monday, 09 December 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

As a physician who has been involved in medical education almost his entire career, Dr. Thomas Hunt jumped at the opportunity to join and help shape a new Southern Nevada medical school four years ago. As chair in the Roseman University College of...

Posted Monday, 09 December 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

Zappos Theater is the Las Vegas Strip’s headquarters for pop music favorites. Certainly this room at the Planet Hollywood resort is competing with the resident headliner lineups at Park Theater at Park MGM at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace, but Live...

Latest articles published by CNN

Posted Monday, 09 December 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)"Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker," the highly anticipated conclusion to the Skywalker saga, could trigger seizures in photosensitive people, Walt Disney Studios said. The company issued a statement with the Epilepsy Foundation warning viewers that...

Posted Monday, 09 December 2019 ‐ CNN

Walk into any supermarket lately and you'll find mochi -- a small, round ball of ice cream encased in rice dough. In just the past three years, this finger food confection has evolved from an exotic niche dessert to a mainstream product, ...

Posted Monday, 09 December 2019 ‐ CNN

New York (CNN Business)The legal cannabis industry in Canada and several states in America has been going through some growing pains. That's a key reason why industry leader Canopy Growth just named the chief financial officer of its biggest investor to...

Posted Monday, 09 December 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Christopher Steele, the former British spy who compiled a controversial dossier on President Donald Trump, has been told information on him that he has not had a chance to review has now been declassified and will be included in the Justice...

Posted Monday, 09 December 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)A wildlife conservationist and founder of a California animal sanctuary was hospitalized on Saturday after tigers pinned her to the ground and injured her.Patty Perry, director of Wildlife and Environmental Conservation Inc. in Moorpark, was mauled...

Posted Monday, 09 December 2019 ‐ CNN

London (CNN Business)When turmoil erupted in the US overnight lending market in September, it came as a big surprise.The spike in overnight borrowing rates forced the Federal Reserve to come to the rescue, pumping in lots of cash and restarting bond...