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India is hitting the United States with more tariffs

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 06:50
India just increased tariffs on US exports, dealing another blow to fragile global trade.

'Massive failure' of electrical grid in Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay

Sun, 06/16/2019 - 22:37
A "massive failure" in an electrical interconnection system has left Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay completely without power, a utility distributor said Sunday.

What would life be like in a zero-carbon country?

Sun, 06/16/2019 - 06:25
Drastic restrictions on almost every aspect of people's lives, from the cars they drive, the way they heat their homes, to the fridges they buy -- even the food stored in them. That is the reality of what awaits us in 2050 if a UK government pledge to cut greenhouse emissions to "net zero" is to be met.

Amanda Knox: 'I am not a monster'

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 17:09

Two teenagers die minutes apart during violent night in London

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 15:28
The Mayor of London said he was "sickened" after a bloody night in the city saw four people stabbed and a teenager shot dead, in a spate of separate incidents that further highlight the surge in violent crime in Britain's capital.

Seen the Gyro Drop on social media? It's fake.

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 10:08
If you were planning a trip to Seoul, South Korea to ride the intense Gyro Drop free-fall amusement park ride after seeing the video currently circulating on social media, you will be disappointed.

The race to stop the death of Venice

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 08:19
Strolling down a tiny street in Venice's San Marco district, a couple pauses in front of a hand-crafted leather goods stall, one of hundreds of "authentically Venetian" shops lining the cobblestone streets of the city's tourist thoroughfares. Holding hands, they stop to embrace in front of the famed Grand Canal.

600 companies warn Trump on China tariffs

Fri, 06/14/2019 - 17:18
American retailers, manufacturers and tech companies warned President Donald Trump on Thursday that tariffs on China will damage the US economy, lead to job losses and harm millions of consumers.

Women across Switzerland are striking for equal pay

Fri, 06/14/2019 - 15:27
Swiss women are striking en masse on Friday, in a 24-hour nationwide protest to highlight the country's poor record on gender equality and the gender pay gap.

Kenyan MP arrested, accused of slapping female colleague

Fri, 06/14/2019 - 14:25
Kenyan Member of Parliament, Rashid Kassim, has been arrested after being accused of causing "actual bodily harm" to his female colleague, the Kenyan Police Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) said.

Kenyan Member of Parliament Rashid

Fri, 06/14/2019 - 13:00
Kenyan Member of Parliament Rashid Kassim has been arrested after being accused of causing "actual bodily harm" to his female colleague, the Kenyan Police Directorate of Criminal Investigations said. CNN's Farai Sevenzo reports.

London Metal Exchange bans traders from day drinking

Fri, 06/14/2019 - 12:10
The London Metal Exchange has banned dealers from trading while under the influence of alcohol, in an attempt to overhaul the workplace culture at the metals center.

Stunning looks from Britain's social elite

Fri, 06/14/2019 - 11:45
Royal Ascot is one of the world's most prestigious horse races and a highlight of the British summer social season. Each June, more than 300,000 visitors travel to the five-day event -- among them Queen Elizabeth and other members of the royal family, including Prince Charles, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and the Duke and Duchess of Sussex.

In bid to stop teen execution, Austria moves to shut Saudi-founded faith center

Fri, 06/14/2019 - 11:22
Austria's government plans to shut down a Saudi Arabian-founded center for religious dialogue in Vienna in an attempt to prevent the execution of teenager Murtaja Qureiris.

Why Nintendo, Google and others might leave China

Fri, 06/14/2019 - 11:10
Nintendo and Google are reportedly moving some manufacturing out of China, joining the many who have considered expanding their production networks in light of trade tensions. But China is unlikely to lose its dominance as a manufacturing hub.

Total Recall: The CNN news quiz

Fri, 06/14/2019 - 09:00
Hitmen targeted a former Boston Red Sox slugger, a country banned single-use plastics and massive protests erupted against a proposed extradition law. What do you remember from the week that was?

Weird egg points to aviation breakthrough

Fri, 06/14/2019 - 08:42
Roughly 2,500 transatlantic flights soar through the skies each day, whisking passengers over the ocean in less than six hours.