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Norway detects radioactive iodine

World - Fri, 08/16/2019 - 07:33
The Norwegian Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority on Thursday said "tiny amounts of radioactive iodine" had been detected at an air-filter station, one week after a mystery-shrouded explosion at a Russian military test range.

North Korea: No wish to talk with South Korea

World - Fri, 08/16/2019 - 07:19
North Korea fired two short-range ballistic missiles into the waters off its east coast Friday morning, just minutes before Pyongyang vowed to cut off dialogue with Seoul and referred to South Korean President Moon Jae-in as an "impudent guy."

Welsh bees threatened by deadly disease American Foulbrood

Science & Nature - Fri, 08/16/2019 - 05:43
One keeper says he spotted the signs and had to burn an entire hive to protect others.

Asian markets mixed as trade and recession worries linger

World - Fri, 08/16/2019 - 05:11
Asian markets were mixed on Friday as worries linger over US-China trade tensions and a global slowdown.

Hong Kong housing in short supply

World - Fri, 08/16/2019 - 04:21
Being one of the most densely populated cities on Earth, living spaces in Hong Kong are in short supply. CNN's Ben Wedeman reports.

Trevor Noah has an interesting theory about Trump's stance on immigration

Entertainment - Fri, 08/16/2019 - 01:54
Trevor Noah has a theory about President Donald Trump's immigration policies.

Early fish tapeworms found at 'Britain's Pompeii' Must Farm

Science & Nature - Fri, 08/16/2019 - 00:39
Prehistoric inhabitants were infected with intestinal worms from eating raw fish, experts say.

Extinction: Humans played big role in demise of the cave bear

Science & Nature - Thu, 08/15/2019 - 23:01
The arrival of human ancestors in Europe spelled the downfall of the cave bear some 40,000 years ago.

Thousands protest for Kashmir, ahead of Security Council meeting

World - Thu, 08/15/2019 - 22:03
Thousands of people surrounded the Indian High Commission in central London on Thursday in support of Kashmir, ahead of a planned closed-door consultation by the UN Security Council over New Delhi's decision to strip autonomy from its part of the disputed Himalayan region.

The plight of a US dairy farm

Science & Nature - Thu, 08/15/2019 - 21:59
It's a family business which has been around since 1942 - but now the last remaining cows are being sold off.

'To All The Boys' sequel will premiere in February

Entertainment - Thu, 08/15/2019 - 21:24
It may only be August, but Netflix already has a date for Valentine's Day -- or at least for a couple days before it.

Nipsey Hussle remembered on his birthday

Entertainment - Thu, 08/15/2019 - 21:15
Slain rapper Nipsey Hussle was remembered Thursday on what would have been his 34th birthday.

What we've learned from 'Chrisley Knows Best'

Entertainment - Thu, 08/15/2019 - 20:43
Viewers of "Chrisley Knows Best" know that Todd and Julie Chrisley do everything big.

Global recession may be coming soon

World - Thu, 08/15/2019 - 20:41
On Tuesday, equity markets across the globe jumped at the news that the Trump administration would to delay some of the new tariffs on China it had announced earlier this month. But just one day later, global stock markets sold off hard due to ever-weakening economic data in Europe and Asia and further yield curve inversions.

Is the 'super weapon' behind the Russia nuclear incident?

World - Thu, 08/15/2019 - 20:00
Russia is offering little information or details after a missile explosion left five scientists dead. CNN's Nick Paton Walsh takes a deeper look into what may have caused the incident.

Patrick Swayze's widow opens up about their life together

Entertainment - Thu, 08/15/2019 - 18:24
Who doesn't love Patrick Swayze in "Dirty Dancing," or "Ghost" or "Road House?" Those movies made him a huge star.

Inside Jason Momoa's fight for a sacred Hawaiian mountain

Entertainment - Thu, 08/15/2019 - 17:47
The way Jason Momoa describes Hawaii's beloved dormant volcano, Mauna Kea, makes you understand why it's considered sacred.

'Where'd You Go, Bernadette' runs on Cate Blanchett's star power

Entertainment - Thu, 08/15/2019 - 17:26
"Where'd You Go, Bernadette" offers a solid showcase for Cate Blanchett, in a movie that's notably slight, but finally sweet and touching. Director Richard Linklater moves from "Boyhood" to the pangs of parenthood in this adaptation of Maria Semple's bestselling novel, which pivots on the vital role creativity plays in our lives.

Inside WeWork, one couple wields control

World - Thu, 08/15/2019 - 17:20
In the early days of WeWork, the two people most associated with the company were cofounders Adam Neumann and Miguel McKelvey. As they grew the brand, the pair was interviewed and photographed, together and separately, by numerous publications.
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