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These Muslim women defied a burkini ban

7 hours 15 min ago
These Muslim women defied a burkini ban at a pool in Grenoble, France. They were bussed away by police and fined.

Italian mafia boss escapes from prison

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 21:49
An Italian mafia boss has escaped from a detention center in Uruguay, where he was awaiting extradition to Italy, the Uruguayan Ministry of Interior said in a statement.

737 Max pilot sues Boeing for 'emotional stress'

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 21:26
An anonymous pilot is suing Boeing, alleging the company "demonstrated reckless indifference and conscious disregard for the flying public" in its development of the 737 Max.

Yahoo owner's turnaround plan: Build a 'super-app'

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 16:53
Six months ago, Verizon declared that its media brands were virtually worthless. Now it's trying to reinvent the business under a new name, with a plan to turn readers into online shoppers.

Your electric car could become a mini power station

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 16:00
Vehicle to Grid, or V2G, is a pioneering new tech that allows electric car batteries to be used as two way storage for the energy grid.

World's favorite super-cheap computer upgraded

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 15:15
Raspberry Pi is a credit card-sized desktop computer that has won over millions of hobbyists. It just got a big upgrade: The first major new edition of Raspberry Pi since February 2016 launches Monday, promising faster speeds and support for more modern devices.

England manager 'ashamed' of Cameroon's reaction at World Cup

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 09:45
Distraught Cameroon players staged a series of extraordinary on-field protests over VAR decisions as England earned a quarterfinal clash with Norway at the Women's World Cup with a 3-0 win in Valenciennes Sunday.

Beijing won't talk about Hong Kong at G20

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 09:29
A top Chinese Foreign Ministry official said Beijing would "not allow" the Hong Kong protests to be brought up at the G20 meeting in Osaka beginning on Thursday.

A 10th American has died while vacationing in the Dominican Republic

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 09:00
A man from New York died while vacationing in the Dominican Republic earlier this month, according to a US State Department official, making him the 10th American tourist to have died during or after their stay in the Caribbean nation.

How China would invade Taiwan

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 05:11

Johnson under pressure over police call

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 03:06
Boris Johnson, the front-runner in the race to become Britain's next prime minister, was facing mounting calls Sunday to fully explain an incident in which police attended an alleged altercation at the London home he shares with his girlfriend.

Ford says the 2020 Mustang Shelby GT500 is its most powerful car ever

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 01:35
Ford had promised the Mustang Shelby GT500 would be its most powerful factory-built car ever. Now we know how powerful.

Ethnic Russian Chinese citizen stirs cultural debate

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 01:30
With bright blue eyes, fair skin and bushy brown hair, Peter Petrov doesn't look like a typical Chinese man.

Baby Elon Musk, rapping Kim Kardashian: Welcome to the world of silly deepfakes

Sun, 06/23/2019 - 22:59
By day, Paul Shales is a computer programmer who works in advertising operations for a bank. By night, he's creating videos that show Elon Musk as a creepy looking, giggly baby; President Donald Trump as a temperamental pageant contestant on "Toddlers & Tiaras;" and Kim Kardashian freestyle rapping.

Start your Monday smart: What's happening this week

Sun, 06/23/2019 - 21:00
Iran pushes uranium limit. 2020 Democrats debate. The world remembers Stonewall. El Chapo gets sentenced. G20 leaders meet. Michael Avenatti does on trial. 'Apollo 11' blasts off on CNN. Here's what the next six days will bring.