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Posted Thursday, 16 May 2019 ‐ CNN

New York, NY (CNN)Here's what you might have missed Thursday on CNN Business:Banned in the USA: This morning, the US banned Huawei from selling telecom gear to the US. That means resolving the ongoing trade war between China and the US just got harder. Much harder.Warren Buffett's big reveal: We knew that the legendary investor bought a chunk of Amazon, and now we know the details: His stake is worth more than $900 million. That huge sum is still less than a 1% stake in the company.Something's got to change: Boeing faces a crisis of confidence that threatens its century-old reputation for safety. CNN Business' Matt Egan looks at how the company can fix that.An about face on prices: Walmart is known for its low, low prices, but today America's largest retailer said it will hike the cost of some items in response to the Trump administration's tariffs on Chinese goods.Fred's cuts back even more: Back in April, Memphis-based discount chain Fred's announced it was closing 159 stores. Now, it's closing another 104 stores throughout the Southeast US.Changing the battery: Tesla is upgrading the battery systems on its Model S and Model X vehicles 'out of an abundance of caution' after two cars unexpectedly burst into flames. Taco Bell's latest gimmick: Taco Bell is opening a pop-up hotel called The Bell in Palm Springs in August. The highly Instagrammable stunt aims to grab attention in a crowded market.

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Posted Saturday, 25 May 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Gregory Beck was on his way to his St. Louis home in his wheelchair when tornado sirens sounded.Beck lost both of his legs last year and is legally blind, according to CNN affiliate KMOV4. It would normally take him 25 minutes to get back home from...

Posted Saturday, 25 May 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Twenty students were killed and 17 more are being treated for injuries after a fire tore through a commercial building in Surat, in the Indian state of Gujarat.The victims were attending classes in a tutoring center on the third and fourth floor of...

Posted Saturday, 25 May 2019 ‐ CNN

Tokyo (CNN)President Donald Trump arrived in Japan on Saturday eager for a visit salted with flattery and pomp — particularly as he escapes a hostile political environment back home. The President and first lady Melania Trump landed in Tokyo ahead of a ...

Posted Saturday, 25 May 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman's complaining about lack of outdoor activity may be part of a plan to escape from detention before his sentencing next month, federal officials allege. An attorney for Guzman this month asked a federal judge to intervene...

Posted Saturday, 25 May 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)A Maui woman who went missing more than two weeks ago after a hike has been found alive.Amanda Eller, 35, vanished after she got lost and injured during a hike, according to a post on a Facebook page dedicated to finding her. She was reported...

Posted Saturday, 25 May 2019 ‐ CNN

Lagos, Nigeria (CNN)In a plush living room of a home in a wealthy suburb of Lagos, three teenagers are huddled around a computer.Kudirat Abiola, 15, Temitayo Asuni, 15 and Susan Ubogu, 16, want to change the law on child marriage in Nigeria and they're...

Posted Saturday, 25 May 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Actress Ashely Judd will not be part of Harvey Weinstein's $44 million settlement over his alleged sexual misconduct. She says she'll see him in court. Judd sued the disgraced movie mogul for defamation last year, accusing him of derailing her...

Posted Saturday, 25 May 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Indiana authorities are desperately searching for a 4-year-old boy who was swept away in a flooded creek after heavy rains hit the region. Catastrophic storms tore through the central US this week, unleashing flooding and tornadoes, and devastating ...

Posted Saturday, 25 May 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Before Jake Patterson was sentenced to two life sentences for kidnapping Jayme Closs and killing her parents in October, her family attorney read powerful words from her in court.Here's her full statement: "Last October, Jake...

Posted Saturday, 25 May 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)They don't build them like they used to. Owners of a replica of Noah's Ark are suing their insurers, saying the companies failed to adequately cover damage caused by heavy rain.The Ark Encounter in Williamstown, Kentucky, features a 510-foot wooden...

Posted Saturday, 25 May 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Darlyn Cristabel Cordova-Valle, the 10-year-old girl from El Salvador who died in Department of Health and Human Services custody last year, was a normal girl who liked laughing, her mother Sara told CNN by phone."I cried and cried," Sara said. Sara ...

Posted Saturday, 25 May 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Whatever it is, you can definitely wine about it today. It's National Wine Day.It doesn't matter if it's red, white or rosé, grab a glass (so long as your 21 years old or above, of course) gather a group of friends, and let the good times...

Posted Saturday, 25 May 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Life is one big journey, so depending on how you look at it, the end of one phase is really just the beginning of another. Around this time of year, we tend to think of graduation, which marks the end of one school era and the beginning of the next...

Posted Saturday, 25 May 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)The discount supermarket chain Aldi recalled 5-lb. bags of its Baker's Corner All-Purpose Flour on Thursday because they may be contaminated with E. coli.Seventeen people have been reported being sick in eight states, according to the Centers for...

Posted Saturday, 25 May 2019 ‐ CNN

Washington (CNN)President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani met last week with a former Ukrainian diplomat who has previously "made unproven claims that the Democratic National Committee worked with the Kiev government in 2016 to dig up...