November 21, 2019

Mexico ambush: Boy, 13, walked 23km for help after gun attack

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From BBC A 13-year-old survivor of the attack by suspected Mexican drug cartel gunmen on a convoy of US Mormons hid six siblings in bushes before walking 23km (14 miles) to get help, his family said. Eight children survived Monday’s attack in northern Mexico in which three women and six children were killed. Five of […]

Former Yale professor sexually assaulted five students, report says

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By Rob Frehse,From CNN (CNN)A former Yale psychiatry professor sexually assaulted five students and engaged in other sexual misconduct, according to an independent report released by the university.Eugene Redmond, who was on the faculty for 44 years, is accused of misconduct and sexual assault primarily by interns in a program he ran that included undergraduate students at […]

How China is heavily contributing to Middle East drone and missile proliferation

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By Paul Iddon The New Arab China has supplied armed drones to several Middle East countries, contributing greatly to the proliferation of these weapons in the troubled region in clear contravention of the MTCR’s noble objectives. The People’s Republic of China has contributed significantly to the proliferation of both ballistic missiles and armed drones in […]

US: Manhattan power is back on hours later as governor calls outage unacceptable

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By Faith Karimi and Steve Almasy From CNN New York (CNN)Power was fully restored in New York early Sunday after an outage left parts of the city in darkness for hours, leaving thousands trapped in subway cars and elevators, and people guiding traffic at intersections. The outage started Saturday evening and the lights were back […]

An Arizona man reportedly told police he fatally stabbed a teenager because the boy’s rap music made him feel ‘unsafe’

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By Kelly McLaughlin From Business Insider Michael Paul Adams was arrested and charged with killing a 17-year-old boy at a Circle K in Peoria, Arizona on Thursday. Multiple news outlets and social media posts named the victim as Elijah Al-Amin from Glendale, Arizona. Adams told police that Elijah did not provoke the attack, and that […]

Taiwan legalizes same-sex marriage

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Photos of celebrations in Taiwan after it became the first Asian country to legalize same-sex marriage Taiwan legalized same-sex marriage on Friday, becoming the first country in Asia to do so. Thousands of people filled the streets of the nation’s capital city, Taipei, to celebrate the new law. The bill, which will go into effect on […]

Covington Catholic student sues CNN for $275 Million

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By Jason Devaney From Newsmax The family of high school student Nick Sandmann is suing CNN for $275 million for the network’s coverage of an incident after the March For Life in January. According to Fox News, the suit was filed in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky. It alleges CNN “elevated […]

Boy Scouts officially allow girls to join ranks

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By Jason Devaney From Newsmax The Boy Scouts are officially open to girls, the organization confirmed Friday. Now called the Scouts BSA, the Scouts are open to boys and girls between the ages of 11 and 17. “I could not be more excited for what this means for the next generation of leaders in our […]

Sully, George H.W. Bush’s Service Dog, will now help other veterans

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By: Laura Goldman From Care2 Mission complete.” Regardless of whether you agreed with President George H.W. Bush’s politics, when you saw that viral photo of his service dog curled up in front of his casket, you probably got a little (or a lot) choked up. The two-year-old yellow Lab, named Sully H.W. Bush after the hero US […]

Hundreds of frozen sea turtles wash up on Cape Cod

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By: Laura Goldman From Care2 Lured by warming ocean temperatures, sea turtles that thrive in tropical climates are extending their stays off the New England coast in the autumn – and it’s having deadly consequences for them. During an unusual cold snap in November with single-digit temperatures and gale-force winds, at least 219 sea turtles […]