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Five-month-old baby survives coronavirus after 32 days in coma

Sat, 05/30/2020 - 19:28
After spending a month in an induced coma due to Covid-19, Dom, a 5-month-old Brazilian baby, gets to go home and celebrate his 6-month birthday.

95-year-old war veteran follows in footsteps of captain Tom

Sat, 05/30/2020 - 10:20
Private Joseph Hammond, 95, has become a familiar sight on the streets of Accra in Ghana, West Africa. 

A year into his second term, Modi is still the only game in town for India

Sat, 05/30/2020 - 05:23
It's been a year since Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi was sworn in for a second term after securing a crushing victory, becoming the country's first leader since the 1970s to do so with a clear parliamentary majority.

Zookeeper mauled by lions in Australia

Fri, 05/29/2020 - 17:33
The 35-year-old woman has been hospitalized after being bitten in the head and neck in what one paramedic called an "extremely vicious" attack at Shoalhaven Zoo, according to CNN affiliate 9 News Australia.

Doctors thank doctors on the pandemic frontlines

Fri, 05/29/2020 - 12:41
Medical workers deserve huge applause and gratitude for putting their lives on the line to save others during the pandemic. Despite making huge sacrifices, these doctors and their families would also like to say "thank you" to those who are also making a difference on the frontlines.

Renault to slash 14,600 jobs

Fri, 05/29/2020 - 10:43
Renault is slashing 14,600 jobs as part of a major overhaul deigned to reduce costs and help the French carmaker survive the coronavirus pandemic. Some 4,600 positions will be eliminated in France, with 10,000 more in other markets.

An app prepares farmers for drought

Fri, 05/29/2020 - 08:05
An app is combining weather station data with the traditional knowledge of African farmers to predict droughts.

Trump says right-wing voices are being censored. The data says something else

Thu, 05/28/2020 - 23:54
President Donald Trump has angrily complained this week about social media companies, repeatedly accusing them of censoring conservative voices and going as far as to sign an executive order Thursday seeking to limit their power. 

Foster kids struggling during the pandemic are getting much needed support from a CNN Hero

Thu, 05/28/2020 - 23:39
For many children in foster care in the United States -- there are more than 400,000 -- life is often difficult enough. During a pandemic, it only gets more challenging.

Prime Minister Boris Johnson outlines UK reopening guidelines

Thu, 05/28/2020 - 20:58
Britain will begin lifting coronavirus restrictions starting Monday in a phased approach, the UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson said at a press conference today.

Antarctic ice sheets capable of much faster melting than we thought

Thu, 05/28/2020 - 19:25
Antarctic ice sheets retreated at speeds of up to 50 meters (164 feet) a day at the end of the last Ice Age -- about ten times quicker than the fastest retreating sheets of today -- researchers have found.