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Trump mocks congresswoman for crying over decision not to visit grandmother

40 min 15 sec ago
President Donald Trump on Tuesday mocked Rep. Rashida Tlaib's grief over her decision not to visit her grandmother in the West Bank after initially being barred by Israel, claiming the Democratic congresswoman "grandstanded" when she shed tears Monday.
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US formally approves $8 billion fighter jet sale to Taiwan

1 hour 4 min ago
The Trump administration has formally approved a major $8 billion arms sale to Taiwan involving 66 new F-16C/D fighter jets, the State Department announced Tuesday, a move that comes amid heightened tensions between Washington and Beijing over a range of issues, including trade and Hong Kong.
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Gold has become a lifeline for Venezuela — but sources say its extraction leaves a trail of corruption that leads to Maduro's doorstep

2 hours 14 min ago
The crash of steel pounding rock echoes through the dark gallery, as Darwin Rojas, 43, hammers away in a small corner. He's muddy, sweaty and breathing heavily, crushing stone after stone around him.
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Nicolas Maduro and Venezuela's 'bloody' gold

2 hours 33 min ago
Venezuela boasts the largest oil reserves in the world, but gold is increasingly its lifeblood. CNN tracked the path from Venezuela's violent gold mining region to its government in Caracas, and even abroad.
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Elon Musk tweeted about an asteroid hitting Earth. NASA tells everyone to calm down

4 hours 22 min ago
Elon Musk, CEO of SpaceX and Tesla, tweeted that a "big rock" is going to hit Earth, and that we "currently have no defense."
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Gone but not forgotten: Team remembers deceased fans in moving tribute

4 hours 25 min ago
There's a special bond between German football club Union Berlin and its fans and the closeness of that relationship was honored in a poignant way over the weekend as the team made its Bundesliga debut.
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The new James Bond movie now has a title

5 hours 8 min ago
We can stop calling it "Bond 25" now.
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Why Anthony Scaramucci's rebellion bothers Trump so much

5 hours 15 min ago
Donald Trump is doing a very poor job of not caring that his former friend Anthony Scaramucci has turned on him.
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Airport bans plastic water bottles

5 hours 20 min ago
Air travelers to and from the City by the Bay will now experience water in new ways.
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Mercedes caught up in privacy storm

5 hours 38 min ago
Mercedes-Benz is using location censors to track and repossess vehicles in the United Kingdom when drivers fall behind on payments, raising privacy concerns and leading one prominent politician to call for a government investigation.
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Europe is sending an alien-hunting camera to Mars

5 hours 54 min ago
Are we truly alone in this universe?
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Egypt reopens palace after $6M restoration

6 hours 4 min ago
Egypt is just months away from reopening the Baron Empain Palace after a $6m restoration project on the historic Cairo building.
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Manhunt underway after stabbing death of university administrator

6 hours 19 min ago
A manhunt is underway for a suspect who apparently sought out a retired California State University Fullerton administrator and stabbed him to death on campus, authorities said.
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Black hole gobbles up neutron star

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 23:11
In the same decade when gravitational waves and a neutron star merger have been observed, astronomers have now observed what they believe to be the first detection of a black hole swallowing a neutron star.
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Pompeo says ISIS is 'more powerful' in some places but downplays overall threat

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 23:10
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday acknowledged that there are "places where ISIS is more powerful today than they were three or four years ago," but sought to downplay the risk posed by the terrorist organization in the wake of a report warning of its resurgence in Syria.
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Teen withdraws from US Open

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 23:10
American teenager Amanda Anisimova has withdrawn from the US Open after the sudden death of her father and coach Konstantin Anisimov.
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E-cigarettes change blood vessels after just one use, study says

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 22:53
A new study is the latest to show changes in cardiovascular function after vaping e-liquids, though in this case, those liquids didn't even contain nicotine.
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First on CNN: 737 MAX panel to call for changes in FAA certification process

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 22:44
An international panel created after two Boeing 737 MAX crashes is expected to recommend the Federal Aviation Administration change the way it certifies planes and address safety concerns that aircraft technology is becoming far more sophisticated than the regulations that govern it, a source familiar with the matter tells CNN.
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