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How a ‘No-Deal’ Brexit Could Open a Path to Irish Unity
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 19:07:13 GMT
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On the Catholic, mainly nationalist side of the divide in Northern Ireland, many think an abrupt withdrawal -- and a hard border -- could lead to reunification.


News Analysis: Yet Another Election for Spain Reveals Deeper Strains
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 20:54:31 GMT
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The call for an April election -- the third since 2015 -- is a new sign of political polarization and the stalemate over the status of Catalonia.


The Saturday Profile: A Rap Challenger to the Thai Military Junta
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 19:19:39 GMT
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In a repressive country, Nutthapong Srimuong does not shy from political themes. His rap video, "What My Country Has Got," has been viewed 56 million times in three months.


Vatican Envoy to France Under Investigation for Sexual Assault
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 16:00:35 GMT
From https:
Archbishop Luigi Ventura, the pope's representative in Paris, is accused of molesting a City Hall staffer there last month.


Brazil Arrests 8 at Mining Giant Vale Over Deadly Dam Collapse
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 22:13:15 GMT
From https:
The employees held included two executive directors of the company, which owns the mining complex where a torrent of mud killed at least 166 people.


Four Men Convicted in Killing of Top Aide to Myanmar’s Leader
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 09:43:27 GMT
From https:
U Ko Ni was a prominent Muslim lawyer who advocated cutting the powers of Myanmar's military and advised the country's leader, Daw Aung San Suu Kyi.


China and U.S. to Continue Trade Talks Next Week
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 21:22:28 GMT
From https:
Both sides said "progress" had been made in the talks but deep disagreements remain ahead of the March deadline set by leaders of both countries.


Flights at Dubai Airport Halted Over ‘Drone Activity’
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:56:13 GMT
From https:
Departing flights were suspended for about half an hour on Friday morning at the airport, one of the busiest in the world.


What Is the Munich Security Conference, and Why Does It Matter?
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 12:06:03 GMT
From https:
Significant changes in American foreign policy and a shifting world order have brought changes at a meeting once known for its unity.


Archaeologists in Pompeii Find Fresco of Narcissus in ‘Extraordinary’ Condition
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 03:28:04 GMT
From https:
In a home where researchers had found a fresco depicting Leda and the swan, a team has unearthed a remarkably well-preserved depiction of another famous myth.


In Eastern Europe, U.S. Officials Talk Deals, Not Erosion of Democracy
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 22:29:04 GMT
From https:
Promoting weapons sales and isolation of Iran, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Vice President Mike Pence did not speak out on the illiberal direction of some allies.


Students Skip School Across Europe to Demand Climate Action
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 19:19:45 GMT
From https:
In cities including Berlin, London and Paris, young protesters took to the streets to urge their leaders to combat climate change.


U.S. Private Equity Investor Detained in Moscow on Fraud Charges
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:33:24 GMT
From https:
Michael Calvey, founder of one of the biggest and oldest investment firms in Russia, was detained on Friday along with five other.


At War: How Shannon Kent’s Peers Honored Her Career: With a ‘Sea of Khaki’
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 15:24:20 GMT
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In this week's newsletter, John Ismay recounts the memorial service held for Navy Chief Shannon Kent, who was killed by a suicide bomber at a restaurant in Manbij, Syria, last month.

Sexual Violence on the Rise in South Sudan, U.N. Says
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 14:40:42 GMT
From https:
Barely five months after warring leaders agreed to end fighting in the country, pregnant women and children are said to have been among the victims of attacks.


At War: Afghan War Casualty Report: Feb. 8-14
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:54:24 GMT
From https:
At least 78 pro-government forces and 23 civilians were killed in Afghanistan during the past week.


Sri Lanka Seeks Executioner With ‘Excellent Moral Character’
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 15:36:33 GMT
From https:
The government turned to the want ads to find a hangman -- a job that has been difficult to fill.


National Emergency, Amazon, Kashmir: Your Friday Briefing
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 16:28:14 GMT
From https:
Here's what you need to know.


Trilobites: Searching Tardigrades for Lifesaving Secrets
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 10:00:15 GMT
From https:
Researchers are drawing inspiration from the proteins that they think let hearty water bears cheat time by decelerating their biology.


Letter 94: What to Watch for With Australia’s Immigration Debate
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 05:14:53 GMT
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With an election coming, we can expect to hear all kinds of intense rhetoric. The Australia Letter brings you context. Plus: Indie rock recommendations from Paul Krugman!


President Trump, Brexit, Syria: Your Friday Briefing
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 04:55:36 GMT
From https:
Let us help you start your day.


Middle East Memo: At Trump Forum, Countries Share a Foe (Iran) and Awkwardness (a Lot of It)
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 01:59:02 GMT
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A group of countries known more for their deep-rooted conflicts tried to cast a common lot in their opposition to Iran.


Venezuela’s Top Diplomat Enlists Support From Dozens of Nations to Counter U.S.
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:16:00 GMT
From https:
Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza of Venezuela said at the United Nations that a new coalition had been formed to resist what he described as American bullying.


Border Wall Deal, Amazon, Valentine’s Day: Your Thursday Evening Briefing
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 04:55:25 GMT
From https:
Here's what you need to know at the end of the day.


In Tour of Australia, Chinese Admire Clean Air but Bemoan Lack of Hot Drinking Water
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 06:25:21 GMT
From https:
We spent four days with a group of Chinese tourists visiting Australia. The visitors and locals approached each other with confusion, skepticism and sometimes racism.


A Valentine in Uncertain Times: ‘I Kiss You Amid the Taliban’
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:06:50 GMT
From https:
Young urban Afghans who came of age with the liberties of the past 18 years celebrate Valentine's Day amid fears that compromise with the Taliban could erode basic freedoms.


President Trump, India, China: Your Friday Briefing
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 03:05:08 GMT
From https:
Let us help you start your day.


Trudeau’s Commitment to Indigenous Groups Tested by Minister’s Resignation
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:54:18 GMT
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Jody Wilson-Raybould, the former justice minister, seemed a symbol of the Trudeau government's promise to improve life for Indigenous people in Canada.


Kashmir Suffers From the Worst Attack There in 30 Years
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 04:43:03 GMT
From https:
The suicide bomb that killed at least 40 soldiers in a convoy of Indian paramilitary forces will likely raise tensions between India and Pakistan.


Shamima Begum, British Woman Who Joined ISIS in Syria, Wants to Come Home
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 19:29:52 GMT
From https:
Ms. Begum, 19, who says she is nine months pregnant, faces an uncertain future, with no clear answers about whether Britain would try to prosecute her.


El-Sisi May Rule Egypt Until 2034 Under Parliamentary Plan
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:47:05 GMT
From https:
Lawmakers approved measures that would allow the president to stay in power for an additional 12 years, enshrining the military's dominance in politics.


A specter hangs over Nigeriaas presidential election: Hunger
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 20:40:00 PST
From feeds.latimes

Salamatu Jibril takes one look at month-old Sufiyan, drowsy under a heavy blanket on a sweaty day in northern Nigeria, and knows thereas a problem.

aThe child is 2.7 kilograms [5.9 pounds] and is wasted,a Jibril says, using a term that specialists commonly ascribe to children who donat weigh enough...



Another American is arrested in Moscow; prominent investor is accused of fraud
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 12:30:00 PST
From feeds.latimes

A prominent American investor with business ties in Russia since the early 1990s has been detained on suspicion of fraud in a case that is likely to shake a Moscow business community already reeling from the countryas uncertain investment climate.

Michael Calvey, the founder and senior partner...



More U.S.-China trade talks set after 2 days of negotiations in Beijing raise hopes of a deal
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 10:10:00 PST
From feeds.latimes

Talks between China and the U.S. will resume in Washington next week after both sides declared Friday that progress had been made in two days of high-level discussions in Beijing by negotiators seeking a breakthrough to end a bruising trade war.

With the conflict threatening to undermine global...



With each generation, the people of Taiwan feel more Taiwanese a and less Chinese
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 04:00:00 PST
From feeds.latimes
Within just one family, three generations' lives in three different versions of Taiwan have given them disparate views on what it means to be Taiwanese, and whether that has anything to do with China.


Myanmar sentences two men to death for murder of prominent Muslim lawyer
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 01:00:00 PST
From feeds.latimes

It took nearly two years, more than 100 witnesses, and often bizarre legal maneuvering by the defense. But on Friday a court in Myanmar handed down guilty verdicts, including two death sentences, to four men involved in the murder of U Ko Ni, a prominent constitutional lawyer credited for bringing...



India: Pakistan had 'direct hand' in deadly convoy strike
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 16:41:40 GMT
From rss.cnn
India said there was "incontrovertible evidence" that Pakistan had a "direct hand" in a bomb attack on a convoy that killed 37 paramilitary soldiers in Indian-administered Kashmir.


Haiti President defiant amid deadly protests and calls for his resignation
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 23:32:46 GMT
From rss.cnn
Haitian President Jovenel Moise has rejected calls for his resignation and promised unspecified economic measures after more than a week of deadly anti-government protests.


81-year-old is sole resident of remote, disputed island
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 15:31:48 GMT
From rss.cnn
In 1991, Kim Sin-yeol and her husband made the unusual decision to move to a lonely outcrop of islands at the heart of a long-standing territorial dispute between Japan and South Korea.


How the tragedy of Appie Nouri changed Ajax for ever
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 09:47:41 GMT
From rss.cnn
"You never know [how good he could have been]," says a visibly emotional Danny Blind, Ajax's former manager and the head of its academy, as he remembers the impact Abdelhak Nouri had at the Dutch club.


Bird ready to soar after dream start to season
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 10:19:34 GMT
From rss.cnn
Sam Bird says he's still pinching himself ahead of this weekend's Mexico City E-Prix after his stunning start to the Formula E season propelled him to the top of the drivers' standings.


Know someone who inspires you? Tell us here.
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Goodbye, old iPhone: This could be 40X better
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Hereas How Trumpas New Attorney General, William Barr, Controls Who Will See the Mueller Report
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 23:36:13 +0000
From feedproxy.google
The new Attorney General is the most important person in America when it comes to access to the Mueller report.


Judiciary Committee Chairman Calls for Hearing About Emergency Declaration
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 22:45:01 +0000
From feedproxy.google
Nadler and other members of the Judiciary panel express their "alarm"


New Jersey Attorney General Subpoenaed Financial Records From President Trumpas Inauguration Committee
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 21:49:07 +0000
From feedproxy.google
It also seeks documents related to any benefits donors received


Trump Said China Doesnat Have a Drug Problem. The Data Tells A Different Story
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 21:38:33 +0000
From feedproxy.google
President Donald Trump on Friday said that China does not have a drug problem, and suggested that the U.S. should emulate its harsh drug-regulation tactics -- but data from China tells a different story. Trump spoke in the White House Rose Garden Friday to announce that he would declare a national emergency to secure funding...


Cardi B and Offset Released Back-to-Back Songs. Hereas How They Signal a Role Reversal
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 21:24:48 +0000
From feedproxy.google
While Cardi B and Offset have seemingly reconciled, their new songs show them working in spaces that could hardly be farther apart


White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders Interviewed As Part Of Mueller Investigation
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 21:04:22 +0000
From feedproxy.google
She was "happy to voluntarily" sit for the interview


5 Killed in Workplace Shooting Near Chicago
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 20:51:48 +0000
From feedproxy.google
The shooting happened about 40 miles outside Chicago


Judge Issues Gag Order in Roger Stone Criminal Case
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 20:37:12 +0000
From feedproxy.google
The judge ordered both sides to refrain from making statements to the media


Yes, Vaccines Really Are Safe and Effective. Hereas Why
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 20:26:20 +0000
From feedproxy.google
Watch a TIME editor explain


ACLU Says It Will Sue President Trump Over Emergency Declaration
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 20:18:47 +0000
From feedproxy.google
The Friday announcement came hours after Trump signed the declaration


Couple finds message in a bottle from NOAA scientists sent in early '60s
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 21:58:46 GMT
From rss.cnn
In 1962, US government scientists at a lab in Galveston, Texas wrote messages in bottles and deployed 7,863 of them into the sea. This week, about 56 years later, a couple combing the beach more than 200 miles away picked one up.


Colin Kaepernick and Eric Reid resolve pending grievances with NFL
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 20:18:21 GMT
From rss.cnn
Colin Kaepernick and Eric Reid have resolved their pending grievance cases against the NFL.


He fought in the D-Day invasion. With no family left when he passed away, hundreds gathered to honor him.
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:25:00 GMT
From rss.cnn
When 97-year-old veteran James McCue passed away, he had no surviving members in his family. But he had hundreds of guests honor him in his funeral Thursday.


Family files lawsuit in death of fraternity pledge at Ohio University
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 22:53:23 GMT
From rss.cnn
The parents of a dead fraternity pledge have filed a lawsuit against the fraternity, alleging their son died last fall as a result of extensive hazing.


Atmospheric rivers are pulling California out of drought and piling on the snow
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 20:55:02 GMT
From rss.cnn
When 2019 started, California's snowpack was at 67%. Now it's at over 136% and rising, thanks to atmospheric rivers of water vapor dumping snow in the Sierra Nevada.


Schultz's claim he doesn't 'see color' at odds with Starbucks' 2018 anti-bias training videos
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:58:42 GMT
From rss.cnn
Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz faced a swift backlash on Tuesday night when he said, in response to a question about race during a CNN town hall, that he doesn't "see color."


Fact-checking Trump's claims about fact-checkers
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 18:50:14 GMT
From rss.cnn
CNN's Jake Tapper, in partnership with FactCheck.org, looks at President Trump's suggestion that fact checkers didn't cover President Obama's claims about Obamacare.


FCC: Nearly half the calls you receive this year will be spam
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:36:29 GMT
From rss.cnn
Nearly half the calls made to US cell phones in 2019 will be spam, according to a study by First Orion referenced in a Federal Communications Commission report Thursday.


Top general disagrees with Trump on Syria pullout
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 15:08:09 GMT
From rss.cnn


Traveling for work? Bring a taste of home with you
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:55:07 GMT
From rss.cnn
Narrow plane seats, weird smells, unfamiliar food, and disrupted routines -- frequent business travel can be uncomfortable for very real reasons. But with a little prep, you can bring a piece of home with you wherever you go and make your trips less stressful and more effective.


Orange gators are turning heads in the Lowcountry
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Dog tied to pole and set on fire has died
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Bear spotted hanging from moving garbage truck
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'My KKK friends will burn your family,' woman to cop
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Man says victim in serial killer's sketch is his mom
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Man slams toddler's head through sheetrock
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Ice flies off truck, injures 6-year old girl
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Man hailed a 'hero' for rescuing dog from icy water
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Trooper hit by out-of-control car along highway
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Students sickened after eating Valentine's treats
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Dog bound with duct tape, tossed into freezing ditch
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School boys buy flowers for every girl at school
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Teacher surprises student with matching haircut
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Woman pistol-whipped, ordered to strip naked
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2 days before man dies, longtime couple weds
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Colin Kaepernick: Former NFL quarterback settles 'collusion' case
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 20:10:25 GMT
From https:
Colin Kaepernick and former team-mate Eric Reid reach settlements with the NFL over 'collusion' cases against team owners.

Jussie Smollett: Brothers held over 'attack' on Empire actor
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 22:18:41 GMT
From https:
US police detain two Nigerian men, one of whom worked on Jussie Smollett's TV show Empire.

Call to ban killer robots in wars
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 23:28:11 GMT
From https:
Scientists have called for a ban on the development of weapons controlled by AI.

Spanish PM sets snap election for April
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 21:14:47 GMT
From https:
The minority Socialist-led government lost the support of Catalan MPs over the budget.

Dozens of bodies found in north-west Nigeria
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 21:31:10 GMT
From https:
Police find the bodes of 66 people, including 22 children and 12 women, killed in villages.

General Joseph Votel breaks rank with Trump over Syria
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:33:56 GMT
From https:
The US general leading the fight against the Islamic State group has warned against withdrawing troops.

Vatican envoy Luigi Ventura faces sexual assault claim
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 14:13:13 GMT
From https:
Archbishop Luigi Ventura, ambassador to France, is alleged to have molested a junior official.

Pulwama attack: India will 'completely isolate' Pakistan
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 14:47:21 GMT
From https:
A minister vows to cut Pakistan off from the world as India mourns 46 troops killed in Kashmir.

Canadian girl found dead as police alert sparks complaints
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 22:04:31 GMT
From https:
Canada police rebuke people who complained of intrusive alerts which led to the girl's father's arrest.

Hiker speaks after taking on mountain lion...and winning
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 22:49:46 GMT
From https:
Travis Kauffman was hiking in Colorado when he came toe-to-toe with a young mountain lion.

Afghan government acannot be sidelineda in peace talks
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 15:24:15 GMT
From https:
In a BBC interview, President Ashraf Ghani says his government is in contact with the Taliban.

How 'Parkland tourism' led to this floral memorial
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:43:28 GMT
From https:
A teacher and a pupil at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School gave people a focal point for their grief and curiosity.

Toxic alcohol kills dozens in northern India
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 03:10:15 GMT
From https:
One woman lost five members of her family, including her husband, after the illegal alcohol was served at a mourning event.

California mudslides: Buildings collapse after severe weather
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 04:20:01 GMT
From https:
Buildings have collapsed and roads have been left impassable after mudslides and flooding.

Eagle rescued after huge ice ball grows on its tail
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:58:26 GMT
From https:
A bald eagle had to be rescued after a 20cm ice ball grew on its tail.

Vodka firm loses valuable iceberg water in apparent heist
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:32:03 GMT
From https:
Canadian police are investigating who took 30,000 of litres of iceberg water from the distiller.

US border agency sued for detaining two Spanish speakers
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 09:35:16 GMT
From https:
US citizens Ana Suda and Martha Hernandez were detained in Montana last May for speaking Spanish.

Fijians fume at India land swap
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 16:48:09 GMT
From https:
Suva residents question moves to allow a diplomatic mission to be built in a botanical gardens.

The community that rejected Amazon
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 23:08:12 GMT
From https:
Amazon's plans for a campus in Long Island City bitterly divided a community grappling with rapid change.

Ko Ni: Gunman gets death penalty in murder of Myanmar lawyer
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 07:33:24 GMT
From https:
A gunman has been sentenced to death for the murder of Muslim lawyer Ko Ni in Myanmar.

How far might India go to 'punish' Pakistan?
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 11:23:05 GMT
From https:
India's government is talking tough after a car bombing killed 46 Indian troops. How far could tensions escalate?

What are the biggest threats to humanity?
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 12:14:18 GMT
From https:
Why asteroids and volcanoes aren't the greatest problems facing life on Earth.

Journalist Jason Rezaian on aThe Takeouta - 2/15/19
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 23:40:31 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
Iranian-American journalist and Global Opinions writer at the Washington Post Jason Rezaian talks about his experience as a prisoner in Iran on this weekas episode of aThe Takeout" with Major Garrett.


Aurora shooter was 15-year employee of company, police say
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 21:00:53 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
Five employees of the company were killed and five police officers were shot, police said


Brothers released without charges in Jussie Smollett case
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 19:30:52 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
The two brothers are no longer considered suspects, police said


Army Secretary apologizes for unsafe military housing
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 22:39:45 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
Major problems include mold, lead in the water, asbestos, leaking ceilings, roaches, mice and rats


Trump issues national emergency declaration over border
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 12:08:46 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
The president, dissatisfied with funding from Congress, is declaring a national emergency to free up dollars for his wall


"It's a miracle": Woman speaks out after she was buried alive by mudslide
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 23:06:46 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
A mudslide sent Susan Gordon's Sausalito, California home tumbling 200 feet down a hill


What McCabe told a60 Minutesa about Trump and 25th Amendment
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:24:39 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
Former Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe was interviewed by Scott Pelley for a segment airing on "60 Minutes" on Sunday


Sarah Sanders has been interviewed by Robert Mueller's team
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 20:33:22 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
The White House press secretary said she was "happy to voluntarily sit down with them"


Officer's lie led to deadly drug raid, chief says
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 23:06:51 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
Houston police chief says an officer lied in an affidavit that led to a raid. It ended with two people dead and four officers wounded


She loves people, so her neighborhood is learing sign language
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 22:04:45 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
On their own, Sam's neighbors got together, hired an instructor, and are now fully immersed in an American Sign Language class


"El Chapo" will join these notorious prisoners at the "Alcatraz of the Rockies"
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:58:45 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
Boston Marathon bomber, the "Unabomber" and the man behind "the worst intelligence disaster in U.S. history" are all housed at the "Supermax" Colorado facility


What laws are Trump using for the national emergency?
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 22:23:19 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
President Trump is justifying the national emergency using statutes from Title X of the U.S. Code


Senators press Walgreens to kick its nicotine habit
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 21:27:04 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
FDA says the drugstore chain has the worst record among pharmacies in cracking down on sales to minors


Eerie underwater photos of USS Hornet wreckage
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 16:30:58 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
"CBS This Morning" revealed the research vessel Petrel discovered the World War II wreckage in the South Pacific


U.S. sanctions five top Venezuela officials close to Maduro
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 15:58:41 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
"Treasury continues to target officials who have helped the illegitimate Maduro regime repress the Venezuelan people," Mnuchin said


International "fake news" committee to demand testimony from tech giants
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 11:45:30 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
The "International Grand Committee" wants to hear from Mark Zuckerberg, Sheryl Sandberg, Jeff Bezos, Tim Cook, Sundar Pichai, and other industry giants


NBA demos concept jersey that changes name and number
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:55:05 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
Adam Silver said he changed the name and number on the jersey via an app, and many fans were skeptical


Man survives mountain lion attack
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:03:30 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
While on a run earlier this month, Travis Kauffman said he came face-to-face with a mountain lion. His fear turned into a primal struggle to survive. Mireya Villarreal reports.


"Juliet Club" responds to love letters sent to Verona
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:41:42 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
As the setting for "Romeo and Juliet," Verona, Italy is undeniably romantic. So people from all over send love letters to Verona, and a group of volunteers make sure to respond. Seth Doane explains.


Hackers exposing millions of patient medical records
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:41:24 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
The thefit of digitized medical records is on the rise. Hack attacks exposed more than 11 million patient records last year, up nearly 25 percent from 2017. Anna Werner reports.


Trump slams Andrew McCabe after "60 Minutes" interview
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 03:02:49 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
President Trump was quick to react to a "60 Minutes" interview with Andrew McCabe, the former deputy director of the FBI. McCabe told Scott Pelley why he was concerned in a meeting with the president. Paula Reid reports.


2/14: CBS Evening News
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 15:56:32 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
Trump to sign spending bill to avoid another shutdown; "Juliet Club" responds to love letters sent to Verona


Ex-Massachusetts governor to challenge Trump for GOP nod
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 14:29:48 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
Former Massachusetts Gov. Bill Weld announces his intention to explore primary challenge against President Trump


Trader Joe's gunman leads LAPD on high-speed chase before hostage standoff
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:22:37 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
Before gunman Gene Atkins held dozens of people hostage in a Silver Lake Trader Joe's store in July, he shot his grandmother seven times, kidnapped his girlfriend and led police on a high-speed car chase throughout Los Angeles.


Officer's lie led to deadly drug raid, chief says
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 23:47:03 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
Houston police chief says an officer lied in an affidavit that led to a raid. It ended with two people dead and four officers wounded


What laws are Trump using for the national emergency?
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 22:23:19 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
President Trump is justifying the national emergency using statutes from Title X of the U.S. Code


Republicans respond to Trumpas national emergency declaration
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 20:06:21 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
Some Republicans have voiced opposition to Trump's decision to use presidential power to acquire funds to build a wall


How many national emergencies have been called by presidents?
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 21:24:01 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
In justifying calling for a national emergency on border security, President Trump said other presidents have called national emergencies "many times before"


Sarah Sanders has been interviewed by Robert Mueller's team
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 22:34:12 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
The White House press secretary said she was "happy to voluntarily sit down with them"


Bombshell book describes large Vatican Gay Subculture, hypocrisy
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 20:46:18 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
In the explosive book, "In the Closet of the Vatican," author Frederic Martela describes a gay subculture at the Vatican and calls out the hypocrisy of Catholic bishops and cardinals


India blames Pakistan for Kashmir attack, vows "crushing response"
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 20:07:38 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
Suicide bombing in Indian-controlled Kashmir kills dozens, raises tensions sharply between nuclear-armed neighbors


U.S. sanctions five top Venezuela officials close to Maduro
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 19:06:44 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
"Treasury continues to target officials who have helped the illegitimate Maduro regime repress the Venezuelan people," Mnuchin said


Rappler newsa Maria Ressa calls for press freedom at rally
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:51:36 +0000
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CEO and executive editor of Manila-based online news site Rappler was arrested in the Philippines for alleged cyber libel


Russia detains veteran U.S. investment manager in Moscow
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 13:41:50 +0000
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Michael Calvey, founder and senior partner at Baring Vostok equity firm, has worked in Russia since 1994 and now faces fraud charges


Dave Chappelle surprises couple with tickets
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 20:51:13 +0000
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The wife bought wheelchair-accessible tickets only to realize they were fake a and Chappelle wanted to help


Officer's lie led to deadly drug raid, chief says
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 23:47:03 +0000
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Houston police chief says an officer lied in an affidavit that led to a raid. It ended with two people dead and four officers wounded


What laws are Trump using for the national emergency?
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 22:23:19 +0000
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President Trump is justifying the national emergency using statutes from Title X of the U.S. Code


Bystanders surprised as "Handmaid's Tale" films in D.C.
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 21:56:12 +0000
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June is headed to the capital


Federal workers burned through savings during shutdown
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 18:06:36 +0000
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Nearly half of government employees fell behind on their bills, while many missed a rent or mortgage payment


Bombshell book describes large Vatican Gay Subculture, hypocrisy
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 20:46:18 +0000
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In the explosive book, "In the Closet of the Vatican," author Frederic Martela describes a gay subculture at the Vatican and calls out the hypocrisy of Catholic bishops and cardinals


India blames Pakistan for Kashmir attack, vows "crushing response"
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 20:07:38 +0000
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Suicide bombing in Indian-controlled Kashmir kills dozens, raises tensions sharply between nuclear-armed neighbors


U.S. sanctions five top Venezuela officials close to Maduro
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 19:06:44 +0000
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"Treasury continues to target officials who have helped the illegitimate Maduro regime repress the Venezuelan people," Mnuchin said


Rappler newsa Maria Ressa calls for press freedom at rally
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:51:36 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
CEO and executive editor of Manila-based online news site Rappler was arrested in the Philippines for alleged cyber libel


Russia detains veteran U.S. investment manager in Moscow
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 13:41:50 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
Michael Calvey, founder and senior partner at Baring Vostok equity firm, has worked in Russia since 1994 and now faces fraud charges


U.S.-backed forces close in on last square mile of ISIS territory
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 14:03:20 +0000
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Apart from sporadic gunfire, all you can hear now is silence


U.S.-backed forces in Syria squeeze ISIS remnants into a square mile
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 13:58:26 +0000
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U.S.-backed forces are closing in on the last sliver of ISIS territory in Syria. ISIS controls only about a square mile in the eastern village of Baghouz. Charlie D'Agata reports from the front lines of the offensive entering its final stages.


"Juliet Club" responds to love letters sent to Verona
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:11:33 +0000
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Verona is the setting of William Shakespeare's famed "Romeo and Juliet"


Pompeo: Trump administration doing "everything" it can to free Americans in Iran
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 14:42:05 +0000
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"We're having conversations with all the people who have the ability to help get them back," Pompeo said


Human foot found on Canadian coastline a the 15th since 2007
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 16:51:07 +0000
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Authorities are seeking help identifying a foot found inside a Nike sneaker