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Official: Taiwan worried it will be the next Hong Kong

World - Thu, 08/13/2020 - 01:05
CNN's Paula Hancocks spoke to Taiwan Minister of Foreign Affairs Joseph Wu about the US Health Secretary Alex Azar's visit to Taiwan and the island's concerns about China.

Golden eagles breeding success at Scottish Highlands estate

Science & Nature - Wed, 08/12/2020 - 23:07
The raptors have bred on an estate in the Scottish Highlands for the first time in 40 years.

Apple and Tesla just announced stock splits. Here's what that means for your investments

World - Wed, 08/12/2020 - 21:03
Apple and Tesla, arguably two of the market's most popular companies, both announced stock splits in recent weeks. Are these maneuvers good or bad for investors?

Sony Pictures to host drive-in movie screenings on studio lot

Entertainment - Wed, 08/12/2020 - 19:32
It's a sign of the times.

Mauritius oil spill: Almost all fuel oil pumped out of MV Wakashio

Science & Nature - Wed, 08/12/2020 - 18:10
There has been a race against time to remove the fuel oil, amid fears that the ship will break up.

Dutch police find country's biggest-ever cocaine lab in former riding school

World - Wed, 08/12/2020 - 17:20
Police in the Netherlands have arrested 17 people following a raid on a massive cocaine lab, which they say is the biggest ever found in the country.

Sarah Cooper is getting a Netflix special

Entertainment - Wed, 08/12/2020 - 17:11
Sarah Cooper may want to send President Donald Trump a muffin basket.

Stephen 'tWitch' Boss comments on his experience at 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show'

Entertainment - Wed, 08/12/2020 - 16:38
Stephen "tWitch" Boss, who has been the DJ on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" since 2014, has addressed allegations from some employees about a toxic work environment at the long-running talk show.

Three people dead after train derails in Scotland

World - Wed, 08/12/2020 - 15:56
Three people have died after a passenger train derailed in Aberdeenshire, northeast Scotland, following heavy rain and a landslip in the area. CNN's Max Foster reports.

Tesla shares shoot up after announcing five-for-one stock split

World - Wed, 08/12/2020 - 15:51
Tesla's stock jumped as much as 6% in after-hours trading Tuesday after the company announced a five-for-one stock split, set to go into effect on August 31.

Stephen Colbert, James Corden and Jimmy Fallon head back to studios with caution

Entertainment - Wed, 08/12/2020 - 15:23
Late night is cautiously leaving the house and getting back to work in what is the new normal.

Germany's reparation offer for colonial-era mass killings 'not acceptable,' says leader

World - Wed, 08/12/2020 - 15:17
Namibia President Hage Geingob says his government has turned down Germany's offer of compensation for colonial-era killings, calling it "not acceptable."

Viola Davis proudly 'owns' her story

Entertainment - Wed, 08/12/2020 - 15:15
Viola Davis gave us all a gift in honor of her 55th birthday.

Stevie Nicks urges fans to wear a mask and fears if she contracts Covid-19 she'll never sing again

Entertainment - Wed, 08/12/2020 - 15:08
Stevie Nicks implored her followers on Facebook to take Covid-19 seriously and wear a mask.

'(Un)Well' offers a sense of how searching for miracle cures might be killing us

Entertainment - Wed, 08/12/2020 - 14:19
"(Un)Well" brings an even-handed approach to examining miracle cures and wellness treatments, trying not to judge those who believe that bee therapy or essential oils can resolve what ails them. Watch closely, though, and listen to science experts within the six episodes, and it's not hard to connect this quick-fix mentality to the current public-health mess.

The UK's economy took a huge nosedive

World - Wed, 08/12/2020 - 14:10

Romantic Cartier ad featuring two men stirs censorship debate in China

World - Wed, 08/12/2020 - 13:34
A Chinese advertisement for Cartier has reignited discussion about the country's taboo around LGBTQ rights.
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