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Manchester nightlife videos: Women 'feel unsafe' after being secretly filmed

BBC News 2024-04-19 21:52:17.2878828


                            Manchester nightlife videos: Women 'feel unsafe' after being secretly filmed Author: BBC News
The videos taken of women on nights out without their knowledge have gained millions of views. ... Read full article

Your movie theater may be shortchanging your drinks, a lawsuit alleges

CNN 2024-04-19 21:39:59


                            Your movie theater may be shortchanging your drinks, a lawsuit alleges Author: Samantha Delouya
A Texas man filed a proposed class-action lawsuit against Cinemark, alleging that the theater chain’s 24-ounce drink cups can only hold 22 ounces of beer. ... Read full article

Anti-Israel protesters heard shouting ‘We are Hamas,’ ‘Long live Hamas’ amid Columbia U demonstrations

Fox News 2024-04-19 21:17:32


                            Anti-Israel protesters heard shouting ‘We are Hamas,’ ‘Long live Hamas’ amid Columbia U demonstrations Author: Brie Stimson
Some protesters near Columbia University shouted pro-Hamas slogans this week as the anti-Israel protest began at the private university. ... Read full article

US Congress close to passing long-awaited Ukraine aid

BBC News 2024-04-19 21:07:16.8034025


                            US Congress close to passing long-awaited Ukraine aid Author: BBC News
A huge $61bn support package that could help reshape Kyiv's war effort will go to a vote in coming days. ... Read full article

Russell Brand Teaches How to Pray the Rosary: 'I'm a Little Blissed Out'

Breitbart News 2024-04-19 20:51:33


                            Russell Brand Teaches How to Pray the Rosary: 'I'm a Little Blissed Out' Author: David Ng
Actor Russell Brand has posted a video in which he demonstrates how to pray the rosary, though he hasn't fully mastered some of the prayers. ... Read full article

Study: More Young People Are Choosing Permanent Sterilization

Breitbart News 2024-04-19 20:42:03


                            Study: More Young People Are Choosing Permanent Sterilization Author: Katherine Hamilton
Researchers found an "abrupt increase" in the number of young people undergoing sterilization procedures following the Dobbs decision. ... Read full article

Key takeaways from Israel’s calibrated strike on Iran

The Hill 2024-04-19 20:37:33


                            Key takeaways from Israel’s calibrated strike on Iran Author: Ellen Mitchell
Early Friday the Israeli military struck near a major air base and nuclear site in Iran, in what appeared to be its first military response to Tehran’s attack over the weekend. Iranian officials claimed the strike, which included at least three drones, hit it… ... Read full article

A columnist who interviewed Caitlin Clark says he's 'part of the problem.' He's right.

MSNBC 2024-04-19 20:31:21


                            A columnist who interviewed Caitlin Clark says he's 'part of the problem.' He's right. Author: Jackie Powell
Caitlin Clark made her media debut as a professional basketball player, but wasn’t treated like a professional by Indianapolis Star sports columnist Gregg Doyel. ... Read full article

FISA bill stalls over Senate amendment fight hours before deadline

The Hill 2024-04-19 20:27:08


                            FISA bill stalls over Senate amendment fight hours before deadline Author: Alexander Bolton
A bill to reauthorize the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act’s (FISA) warrantless spying program stalled in the Senate Friday because of a fight over amendments that Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) worries could pass and send the bill back to… ... Read full article

Armenia and Azerbaijan agree on ‘historic’ return of villages

Al Jazeera English 2024-04-19 20:07:42


                            Armenia and Azerbaijan agree on ‘historic’ return of villages Author: Al Jazeera
Azerbaijan had demanded the return of the four villages as a condition for a peace deal after decades of conflict. ... Read full article

Baseball coach filmed in cockpit under FAA investigation in US

BBC News 2024-04-19 20:07:16.8811194


                            Baseball coach filmed in cockpit under FAA investigation in US Author: BBC News
Colorado Rockies hitting coach Hensley Meulens posted a video of himself on a flight from Denver to Toronto. ... Read full article

Man sets himself on fire outside Trump's Manhattan hush money trial

BBC News 2024-04-19 20:07:15.7095375


                            Man sets himself on fire outside Trump's Manhattan hush money trial Author: BBC News
The motive in the incident, which was witnessed by reporters at the scene, remains unclear. ... Read full article

Nvidia, Amazon Stocks Drop as Tech Selloff Roils Markets (NVDA, AMZN)

Bloomberg 2024-04-19 20:05:40+00:00

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GOP Senate candidate attacks NYT reporter over article on his upbringing

The Hill 2024-04-19 19:56:50


                            GOP Senate candidate attacks NYT reporter over article on his upbringing Author: Lauren Irwin
Pennsylvania Republican Senate candidate Dave McCormick posted several times online Thursday targeting a New York Times reporter ahead of the publication of an article detailing his upbringing. His posts on the social platform X were directed at the Times’s n… ... Read full article

Certain snacks, drinks could be banned in some states due to cancer-causing ingredients

Fox News 2024-04-19 19:44:54


                            Certain snacks, drinks could be banned in some states due to cancer-causing ingredients Author: Daniella Genovese
Several states are mulling the possibility of banning certain food additives after California prohibited the the manufacture, sale and distribution of dangerous chemicals. ... Read full article

'Afraid to go to school': Michigan school cancels pronoun lesson after online onslaught

USA Today 2024-04-19 19:39:26+00:00


                            'Afraid to go to school': Michigan school cancels pronoun lesson after online onslaught Author: Sara Chernikoff, Sarah Atwood
DeWitt Public School district in Michigan canceled an optional lesson planned for a class of first-graders at Schavey Road Elementary School. ... Read full article

Court adjourns after fourth day of Trump hush money trial: Recap

The Hill 2024-04-19 19:27:00


                            Court adjourns after fourth day of Trump hush money trial: Recap Author: The Hill
Court has adjourned in Manhattan in former President Trump’s hush money trial after the completion of jury selection on Friday that seated 12 jurors and six alternates. The day was rounded out with a hearing that centered on Trump’s possible testimony and wha… ... Read full article

Beijing half marathon winner stripped of medal after video shows competitors allowing Chinese runner to win

Fox News 2024-04-19 19:25:58


                            Beijing half marathon winner stripped of medal after video shows competitors allowing Chinese runner to win Author: Paulina Dedaj
He Jie was stripped of his first-place medal and prize money after an investigation found that three other runners had purposely slowed down in the final moments of a half marathon in Beijing. ... Read full article

Ukraine weapons package ‘ready to go’ once aid bill clears Congress

The Washington Post 2024-04-19 19:16:01


                            Ukraine weapons package ‘ready to go’ once aid bill clears Congress Author: Alex Horton, Siobhán O'Grady
It will take less than a week, U.S. officials say, for a resupply of some weapons to reach Ukraine once a $95 billion foreign bill clears Congress. ... Read full article

West Africa’s Sahel becoming a drug trafficking corridor, UN warns

Al Jazeera English 2024-04-19 19:06:31


                            West Africa’s Sahel becoming a drug trafficking corridor, UN warns Author: Al Jazeera
Drug seizures, mainly of cocaine and cannabis resin, have soared in the region, according to a UN report. ... Read full article

Taylor Swift dissed Travis Kelce's Chiefs teammate in new album, fans claim

Fox News 2024-04-19 18:58:47


                            Taylor Swift dissed Travis Kelce's Chiefs teammate in new album, fans claim Author: Ryan Morik
Kim Kardashian apparently isn't the only person Taylor Swift may have taken aim at in her new album. Even a member of the Chiefs wasn't spared. ... Read full article

Warner Bros. Discovery CEO David Zaslav Gets Huge Pay Raise Following Mass Layoffs

Breitbart News 2024-04-19 18:58:24


                            Warner Bros. Discovery CEO David Zaslav Gets Huge Pay Raise Following Mass Layoffs Author: David Ng
Warner Bros. Discovery CEO David Zaslav just got a whole lot richer, receiving a nearly 27 percent pay raise last year while overseeing mass layoffs at the media conglomerate. ... Read full article

Former Jan. 6 panel chair seeks to strip Secret Service protection from felons

The Hill 2024-04-19 18:57:16


                            Former Jan. 6 panel chair seeks to strip Secret Service protection from felons Author: Rebecca Beitsch
The former chair of the now-disbanded Jan. 6 committee introduced a bill Friday that would strip Secret Service protection of any former executive convicted of a felony — an effort to avoid the complications of incarcerating former President Trump should he b… ... Read full article

Blinken says he’s made decision on Israeli human rights violations in West Bank

The Washington Post 2024-04-19 18:56:59


                            Blinken says he’s made decision on Israeli human rights violations in West Bank Author: John Hudson, Louisa Loveluck
Israeli security units are accused of human rights violations, which would trigger U.S. laws prohibiting the provision of military assistance. ... Read full article

Democrats Brag About Passing Johnson’s Foreign Aid Rule

Breitbart News 2024-04-19 18:52:11


                            Democrats Brag About Passing Johnson’s Foreign Aid Rule Author: Nick Gilbertson
House Democrats bragged after helping pass Speaker Johnson’s rule, opposed by hardline conservatives, that unlocks votes on foreign aid bills. ... Read full article

Former Defense secretary: Silence ‘deafening’ after Israel’s strike on Iran

The Hill 2024-04-19 18:40:33


                            Former Defense secretary: Silence ‘deafening’ after Israel’s strike on Iran Author: Lauren Irwin
Former Defense Secretary Mark Esper called Iran’s silence “deafening” after Israel struck near a major air base and nuclear site in the city of Isfahan early Friday. “This morning, the silence — from both sides, frankly — is deafening,” Esper, who served unde… ... Read full article

Maps show Israel's reported airstrike on Iran in a back-and-forth between enemies

USA Today 2024-04-19 18:37:21+00:00


                            Maps show Israel's reported airstrike on Iran in a back-and-forth between enemies Author: George Petras, Jennifer Borresen
Israel's reported response comes days after Iran launched a missile and drone attack on the Jewish state. ... Read full article

Early forecast says summer 2024 is set to be unusually hot across most of USA

USA Today 2024-04-19 18:29:13+00:00


                            Early forecast says summer 2024 is set to be unusually hot across most of USA Author: Doyle Rice
A summer forecast map released Thursday by NOAA says nearly the entire nation can expect warmer-than-average temperatures. ... Read full article

It’s ‘irresponsible’ to ignore widespread consciousness across animal world, dozens of scientists argue

The Hill 2024-04-19 18:26:17


                            It’s ‘irresponsible’ to ignore widespread consciousness across animal world, dozens of scientists argue Author: Saul Elbein
There is good reason to believe fish, amphibians, molluscs and insects are sentient, according to a new declaration signed by three dozen scientists. The New York Declaration on Animal Consciousness argues that current scientific research indicates such wides… ... Read full article

A conspiracy theorist set himself on fire outside of Donald Trump's hush money trial: cops

USA Today 2024-04-19 18:26:12+00:00


                            A conspiracy theorist set himself on fire outside of Donald Trump's hush money trial: cops Author: Kinsey Crowley, Aysha Bagchi, Karissa Waddick
Officials say Maxwell Azzarello spread conspiracy theory pamphlets before setting himself on fire outside of the courthouse where Donald Trump sits. ... Read full article

Watch: Man Sets Self on Fire in Front of Trump Courthouse Live on CNN

Breitbart News 2024-04-19 18:15:37


                            Watch: Man Sets Self on Fire in Front of Trump Courthouse Live on CNN Author: Pam Key
Friday, during a CNN live broadcast reporting on the jury being seated in former President Donald Trump's trial, a man set himself on fire in front of the Manhattan courtroom. | Clips ... Read full article

Man reportedly on fire outside of New York Trump trial

Al Jazeera English 2024-04-19 18:09:49


                            Man reportedly on fire outside of New York Trump trial Author: Al Jazeera
Emergency crews doused the flames and man taken away on stretcher, according to US media reports. ... Read full article

Iranian president makes no mention of Israeli strike despite threatening complete destruction

Fox News 2024-04-19 18:01:56


                            Iranian president makes no mention of Israeli strike despite threatening complete destruction Author: Timothy Nerozzi
Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi ignored the Israeli missile strikes that hit his country during a speech on Friday, apparently walking back his previous threats of total war. ... Read full article

Not a toddler, not a parent, but still love 'Bluey'? You're not alone

Associated Press 2024-04-19 17:58:37


                            Not a toddler, not a parent, but still love 'Bluey'? You're not alone Author: CHEYANNE MUMPHREY
PHOENIX (AP) — A small blue dog with an Australian accent has captured the hearts of people across the world. ... Read full article

Jury selected in Trump hush money trial in Manhattan

MSNBC 2024-04-19 17:35:57


                            Jury selected in Trump hush money trial in Manhattan Author: Jordan Rubin
Jury selection finished Friday in Donald Trump's criminal hush money trial, with six alternates now picked in addition to the 12-person regular jury. ... Read full article

Tesla recalls Cybertrucks due to faulty accelerator pedal that can get stuck

USA Today 2024-04-19 17:34:06+00:00


                            Tesla recalls Cybertrucks due to faulty accelerator pedal that can get stuck Author: Gabe Hauari, Jonathan Limehouse
The NHTSA said the trapped accelerator pedal can cause the vehicle to accelerate unintentionally, increasing the risk of a crash. ... Read full article

CDC warns of extreme heat dangers amid ‘record-breaking high temperatures’

Fox News 2024-04-19 17:29:14


                            CDC warns of extreme heat dangers amid ‘record-breaking high temperatures’ Author: Shiv Sudhakar
Many regions across the U.S. experienced “record-breaking high temperatures" in 2023 due to extreme heat, according to the CDC. Experts share risk factors and safety tips. ... Read full article

Mike Johnson gambles on democracy winning in House vote to aid Israel and Ukraine

MSNBC 2024-04-19 17:22:36


                            Mike Johnson gambles on democracy winning in House vote to aid Israel and Ukraine Author: Hayes Brown
The long-awaited votes on aid to Israel and Ukraine will allow a majority in the House to pass bills that the majority of members want, regardless of party ... Read full article

Nolte: Refusal to Release Subscriber Numbers Means Netflix Likely Peaked

Breitbart News 2024-04-19 17:21:12


                            Nolte: Refusal to Release Subscriber Numbers Means Netflix Likely Peaked Author: John Nolte
Netflix's decision to end its quarterly reporting of subscriber numbers tells me Netflix knows it has peaked. ... Read full article

NATO seeks air defenses for Ukraine as Congress finally nears vote on aid

The Washington Post 2024-04-19 17:17:03


                            NATO seeks air defenses for Ukraine as Congress finally nears vote on aid Author: Emily Rauhala, Isabelle Khurshudyan
Ukraine’s plea for more air defense has taken on greater urgency after watching the United States and its allies help Israel repel a major Iranian missile and drone attack. ... Read full article

Netflix (NFLX) to Stop Reporting Subscriber Data in Move Similar to Apple, Meta

Bloomberg 2024-04-19 17:16:39+00:00

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How Small Video-Game Publisher Playstack Creates Hits Like 'Balatro'

Bloomberg 2024-04-19 17:01:39+00:00

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Police surround Iran's consulate in Paris as man threatens to blow himself up

USA Today 2024-04-19 17:00:19+00:00


                            Police surround Iran's consulate in Paris as man threatens to blow himself up Author: Ingrid Melander
Police said the man was suspected of attempted arson at the Iranian consulate last September. ... Read full article

Mandisa, Grammy award-winning ‘American Idol’ alum, dead at 47

CNN 2024-04-19 16:50:49


                            Mandisa, Grammy award-winning ‘American Idol’ alum, dead at 47 Author: Lisa Respers France
Soulful gospel artist Mandisa, a Grammy-winning singer who got her start as a contestant on “American Idol” in 2006, has died, according to a statement on her verified social media. She was 47. ... Read full article

US, EU impose new sanctions on hardliner Israeli settlers

Al Jazeera English 2024-04-19 16:44:54


                            US, EU impose new sanctions on hardliner Israeli settlers Author: Al Jazeera
The EU slaps sanctions on four ‘extremist’ settlers and two groups, as US adds one person and two entities to its list. ... Read full article

Squatter charged after allegedly taking over $1M property, getting homeowner arrested for changing locks

Fox News 2024-04-19 16:39:30


                            Squatter charged after allegedly taking over $1M property, getting homeowner arrested for changing locks Author: Christina Coulter
Brian Rodriguez, 35, faces a litany of charges after allegedly squatting in Adele Andaloro's Queens home. Andaloro was arrested earlier this year for changing the locks. ... Read full article

Maryland school shooting averted after teen arrested: police

BBC News 2024-04-19 16:22:14.7560612


                            Maryland school shooting averted after teen arrested: police Author: BBC News
Police say a story the teen wrote depicting a mass shooting was not fictional and was a violent threat. ... Read full article

Orlando Bloom opens up about his life with Katy Perry

CNN 2024-04-19 16:18:13


                            Orlando Bloom opens up about his life with Katy Perry Author: Marianne Garvey
Orlando Bloom knows successful partnerships often require personal growth. ... Read full article

Paul Gosar Is Third Republican to Join Motion to Vacate Speaker Mike Johnson

Breitbart News 2024-04-19 16:17:23


                            Paul Gosar Is Third Republican to Join Motion to Vacate Speaker Mike Johnson Author: Bradley Jaye
Rep. Paul Gosar (R-AZ) announced he would join Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene's (R-GA) motion to oust Speaker Mike Johnson (R-LA). ... Read full article

Man saves 4-year-old boy from flying hockey puck, mom says she's 'just really grateful'

USA Today 2024-04-19 16:15:57+00:00


                            Man saves 4-year-old boy from flying hockey puck, mom says she's 'just really grateful' Author: Saleen Martin
A man, Andrew Podolak, is being called a hero after stopping a hockey puck from hitting 4-year-old Nasir at a Cleveland Monsters game. ... Read full article

India votes in first phase of marathon election as Modi seeks third term

Al Jazeera English 2024-04-19 16:09:03


                            India votes in first phase of marathon election as Modi seeks third term Author: Al Jazeera
The world’s largest election kicked off with voting in 102 constituencies across 21 states. ... Read full article

Marijuana Stocks Gain Momentum on Cannabis Reform Hopes

Bloomberg 2024-04-19 16:00:54+00:00

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Third House Republican backs Johnson ouster

The Hill 2024-04-19 15:57:43


                            Third House Republican backs Johnson ouster Author: Mychael Schnell, Mike Lillis
Rep. Paul Gosar (R-Ariz.) announced Friday that he will co-sponsor Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene’s (R-Ga.) resolution to remove Speaker Mike Johnson (R-La.) from the House’s top job, becoming the third House Republican to back his ouster. Gosar, a member of the… ... Read full article

China Recruits Taylor Swift to Collect Data on Young Americans with Special TikTok Deal

Breitbart News 2024-04-19 15:47:24


                            China Recruits Taylor Swift to Collect Data on Young Americans with Special TikTok Deal Author: Simon Kent
Taylor Swift is heading to TikTok for a special promotion to highlight her new album “The Tortured Poets Department” potentially giving the China-owned social media goliath access to millions of global user accounts and all the associated personal data that d… ... Read full article

Pedal Stuck to the Metal: Tesla Recalls All Cybertrucks Due to Dangerous Faulty Accelerators

Breitbart News 2024-04-19 15:46:54


                            Pedal Stuck to the Metal: Tesla Recalls All Cybertrucks Due to Dangerous Faulty Accelerators Author: Lucas Nolan
Elon Musk's Tesla has issued a recall for all 3,878 Cybertrucks shipped to date because of a defect that can cause the accelerator pedal to get stuck, increasing the risk of crashes. ... Read full article

Aldi’s ‘aisle of shame’ is a middle row of goodies that have nothing to do with groceries. Shoppers are huge fans of it

CNN 2024-04-19 15:46:39


                            Aldi’s ‘aisle of shame’ is a middle row of goodies that have nothing to do with groceries. Shoppers are huge fans of it Author: Parija Bhatnagar
Caitlyn Pratt is an avid Aldi shopper, so much so that she crosses state lines a few times a month to drive 45 minutes to the nearest one in neighboring Arkanas. ... Read full article

Coby White's career-high points won't count due to bizarre Play-In rule

Fox News 2024-04-19 15:45:51


                            Coby White's career-high points won't count due to bizarre Play-In rule Author: Scott Thompson
Chicago Bulls guard Coby White broke his career points total with 42 against the Atlanta Hawks to keep his season alive, but it doesn't count in the record books. ... Read full article

Murphy fires back at Trump Jr on Mayorkas vote: ‘Republicans are full of s‑‑‑’

The Hill 2024-04-19 15:35:37


                            Murphy fires back at Trump Jr on Mayorkas vote: ‘Republicans are full of s‑‑‑’ Author: Filip Timotija
Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) fired back at Donald Trump Jr. on Friday for calling out three Senate Democrats who voted to end the impeachment case against Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas. “Your Friday morning reminder that Republicans are full o… ... Read full article

Bipartisan House coalition advances Ukraine aid

The Washington Post 2024-04-19 15:28:17


                            Bipartisan House coalition advances Ukraine aid Author: Leigh Ann Caldwell, Marianna Sotomayor
The vote now puts the legislation to fund Ukraine, Israel and Taiwan on a likely track of passing the House Saturday and comes after Israel carried out a strike on Iran early Friday in retaliation for a barrage of missiles and drones launched last weekend, an… ... Read full article

Man arrested in France after bomb threat at Iran consulate

Al Jazeera English 2024-04-19 15:27:45


                            Man arrested in France after bomb threat at Iran consulate Author: Al Jazeera
French prosecutors say no explosives found on suspect or at the Iranian consular office in Paris. ... Read full article

Tennessee teacher arrested after bringing guns to preschool, threatening co-worker, police say

USA Today 2024-04-19 15:19:20+00:00


                            Tennessee teacher arrested after bringing guns to preschool, threatening co-worker, police say Author: Natalie Neysa Alund
Sheneca Cowart, 29, was arrested on charges including assault and threat of mass violence after bringing guns to The Academy of McCrory Lane. ... Read full article

Isfahan, apparent site of Israeli strike, is home to Iranian nuclear facilities

The Washington Post 2024-04-19 15:14:39.09


                            Isfahan, apparent site of Israeli strike, is home to Iranian nuclear facilities Author: Adela Suliman
The central Iranian province, Israel’s apparent target in Friday’s strike, has an Iranian military base and key nuclear labs. ... Read full article

Scientists spot ‘glory effect’ on a world beyond our solar system for the first time

CNN 2024-04-19 15:11:54


                            Scientists spot ‘glory effect’ on a world beyond our solar system for the first time Author: Ashley Strickland
Astronomers have detected the signal of a rainbow-like phenomenon known as the “glory effect” on a planet outside our solar system for the first time. ... Read full article

'I tried telling them to stop': Video shows people yank bear cubs from tree for selfie

USA Today 2024-04-19 14:46:39+00:00


                            'I tried telling them to stop': Video shows people yank bear cubs from tree for selfie Author: Natalie Neysa Alund, Ryley Ober
The incident was captured by a resident of the Asheville apartment complex. One bear cub was found "a bit traumatized." The other cub was not located. ... Read full article

The NBA playoffs are finally here. And as LeBron James says, 'it's a sprint now'

Associated Press 2024-04-19 14:32:14


                            The NBA playoffs are finally here. And as LeBron James says, 'it's a sprint now' Author: TIM REYNOLDS
There’s a 64-win team in Boston that ran away with the league’s best record. The defending champions in Denver, a group that won 57 games. A fearless young bunch in Oklahoma City, whose No. 1 seed was no fluke. ... Read full article

US restricts drilling and mining in Alaska wilderness

USA Today 2024-04-19 14:31:04+00:00


                            US restricts drilling and mining in Alaska wilderness Author: Nichola Groom
Republican senators from Alaska and several other states cricisized the administration's widely anticipated decisions. ... Read full article

Ukraine, Israel aid advances in rare House vote as Democrats help Republicans push it forward

Associated Press 2024-04-19 14:28:23


                            Ukraine, Israel aid advances in rare House vote as Democrats help Republicans push it forward Author: STEPHEN GROVES, LISA MASCARO and KEVIN FREKING
WASHINGTON (AP) — With rare bipartisan momentum, the House pushed ahead Friday on a foreign aid package of $95 billion for Ukraine, Israel, Taiwan and humanitarian support as a robust coalition of lawmakers helped it clear a procedural hurdle to reach final v… ... Read full article

Telegram Messaging Service to Allow Tether Stablecoin Payments

Bloomberg 2024-04-19 13:58:46+00:00

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Germany Weighs $1.3 Billion Patriot Air-Defense System Purchase

Bloomberg 2024-04-19 13:38:06+00:00

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Tesla recalls Cybertrucks over accelerator crash risk

BBC News 2024-04-19 13:22:21.6480671


                            Tesla recalls Cybertrucks over accelerator crash risk Author: BBC News
The electric car company, run by Elon Musk, is recalling thousands of what is its latest vehicle. ... Read full article

Taylor Swift just released an astonishing number of songs in one night | CNN

CNN 2024-04-19 13:18:53


                            Taylor Swift just released an astonishing number of songs in one night | CNN Author:
Taylor Swift released her highly-anticipated 11th studio album ‘The Tortured Poets Department’ overnight. CNN’s Jim Acosta and cultural commentator CJ Farley discuss how her fans reacted to the moment and how her lyrics have evolved. ... Read full article

Reporter: Potential Trump Jurors Are 'More Left-of-Center Than Not'

Breitbart News 2024-04-19 13:02:34


                            Reporter: Potential Trump Jurors Are 'More Left-of-Center Than Not' Author: Wendell Husebø
Haberman's statement confirms a widely held belief among Republicans that Donald Trump will not receive a fair criminal trial. ... Read full article

Xi Orders China's Biggest Military Reorganization Since 2015

Bloomberg 2024-04-19 12:52:39+00:00

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GOP lawmaker blames ‘Gaetz and 7 useful idiots’ for House turmoil

The Hill 2024-04-19 12:52:02


                            GOP lawmaker blames ‘Gaetz and 7 useful idiots’ for House turmoil Author: Filip Timotija
Rep. Mike Lawler (R-N.Y.) blamed Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fla.) and “seven useful idiots” for turmoil in the House, saying Thursday their success in ousting former Speaker Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) last fall is a direct cause of today’s problems for Speaker Mike Jo… ... Read full article

Live updates: Full jury selected in Trump hush money trial

The Washington Post 2024-04-19 12:30:24


                            Live updates: Full jury selected in Trump hush money trial Author: Shayna Jacobs, Devlin Barrett, Mark Berman, Rachel Weiner, David Nakamura, Isaac Arnsdorf, Perry Stein, Billy Tucker, Peter Jamison, Derek Hawkins, Patrick Svitek, Maegan Vazquez
Jury selection concluded Friday in Donald Trump’s hush money trial in New York, with 12 jurors and six alternates selected. ... Read full article

The Latest | Opening statements in Trump hush money trial set for Monday after latest appeal fails

Associated Press 2024-04-19 12:07:49


                            The Latest | Opening statements in Trump hush money trial set for Monday after latest appeal fails Author:
NEW YORK (AP) — Opening statements in Donald Trump's hush money case are set to begin next week after a jury of 12 people and six alternates was seated Friday. ... Read full article

Keep these 10 financial documents forever. Scan and shred the rest.

The Washington Post 2024-04-19 11:00:00


                            Keep these 10 financial documents forever. Scan and shred the rest. Author: Michelle Singletary
Always hold onto birth certificates and Social Security cards, but it’s okay to cast off those old bank statements. ... Read full article

Jury selection completed on day 4 of Trump hush money trial

Fox News 2024-04-19 10:47:07


                            Jury selection completed on day 4 of Trump hush money trial Author: Chris Pandolfo
Former President Donald Trump appeared in court for day four of his hush money payment trial on Friday. Twelve jurors and six alternate jurors have been seated after difficult proceedings during which two jurors were dismissed. The jurors were selected after … ... Read full article

Russia doesn’t have capability to knock Ukraine out of war: Ex-US commander

Al Jazeera English 2024-04-19 10:23:53


                            Russia doesn’t have capability to knock Ukraine out of war: Ex-US commander Author: John T Psaropoulos
Ben Hodges, who led US forces in Europe, says Western powers should overcome their fears of supporting Ukraine. ... Read full article

Legendary Formula 1 driver Michael Schumacher’s watch collection is going on sale

CNN 2024-04-19 10:15:19


                            Legendary Formula 1 driver Michael Schumacher’s watch collection is going on sale Author: Amarachi Orie
Eight of Formula One legend Michael Schumacher’s luxury and personalized watches are going up for auction – and they could sell for more than $4.8 million in total. ... Read full article

TikTok star deserted by Tesla unveils 'root of the problem' with EVs

Fox News 2024-04-19 10:00:28


                            TikTok star deserted by Tesla unveils 'root of the problem' with EVs Author: Kristen Altus
Popular TikTok creator and car aficionado Daniel Macdonald talks to Fox News Digital about his EV troubles and the "biggest thing holding back the industry." ... Read full article

Israel Hits Back at Iran With Limited Drone Strike on Air Base

Bloomberg 2024-04-19 09:47:43+00:00

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Why an Israeli attack on Iran’s nuclear facilities is a bad idea

Al Jazeera English 2024-04-19 09:34:06


                            Why an Israeli attack on Iran’s nuclear facilities is a bad idea Author: Maziar Motamedi
A direct Israeli attack on Iran’s nuclear sites would yield little while risking too much. ... Read full article

What we know about Israel's overnight attack on Iran

BBC News 2024-04-19 09:07:18.4611124


                            What we know about Israel's overnight attack on Iran Author: BBC News
There are competing claims about the scale of Israel's reported overnight attack targeting Isfahan in Iran. ... Read full article

Biden administration restricts oil and gas leasing in 13 million acres of Alaska's petroleum reserve

Associated Press 2024-04-19 09:03:07


                            Biden administration restricts oil and gas leasing in 13 million acres of Alaska's petroleum reserve Author: BECKY BOHRER and MATTHEW DALY
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The Biden administration said Friday it will restrict new oil and gas leasing on 13 million acres (5.3 million hectares) of a federal petroleum reserve in Alaska to help protect wildlife such as caribou and polar bears as the Arctic cont… ... Read full article

I saw all the ‘Succession’ stars onstage right now. One is astonishing.

The Washington Post 2024-04-19 09:00:31


                            I saw all the ‘Succession’ stars onstage right now. One is astonishing. Author: Peter Marks
Our critic saw Brian Cox, Sarah Snook, Jeremy Strong and others in London and New York to assess how they fare in three dimensions. ... Read full article

Solar Panels, Heat Pumps, EV Chargers: The Home Energy Nerds Have Arrived

Bloomberg 2024-04-19 09:00:05+00:00

Author: Bloomberg
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Israel strike on Iran: The war between the two countries has come out of the shadows

BBC News 2024-04-19 07:52:18.6011127


                            Israel strike on Iran: The war between the two countries has come out of the shadows Author: BBC News
Whatever happens next, the rules of the "the game" between the two countries have changed, writes Jeremy Bowen. ... Read full article

Review: Taylor Swift's Tortured Poets Department finds the star bereft but vicious

BBC News 2024-04-19 05:07:18.0234705


                            Review: Taylor Swift's Tortured Poets Department finds the star bereft but vicious Author: BBC News
The star's 11th album is much more than a break-up record, and may even mark the end of an Era. ... Read full article

BNSF Railway says it didn't know about asbestos that's killed hundreds in Montana town

Associated Press 2024-04-19 05:05:40


                            BNSF Railway says it didn't know about asbestos that's killed hundreds in Montana town Author: MATTHEW BROWN and AMY BETH HANSON
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — BNSF Railway attorneys are expected to argue before jurors Friday that the railroad should not be held liable for the lung cancer deaths of two former residents of an asbestos-contaminated Montana town, one of the deadliest sites in the f… ... Read full article

Middle East conflict live updates: Israel carries out airstrike on Iran, Israeli official says

The Washington Post 2024-04-19 05:02:18


                            Middle East conflict live updates: Israel carries out airstrike on Iran, Israeli official says Author: Shane Harris, Kelsey Ables, Frances Vinall, Karen DeYoung
The official said the strike was intended to signal to Iran that Israel had the ability to strike inside the country. ... Read full article

Markets rocked as US says Israel has struck Iran

BBC News 2024-04-19 04:22:16.8515546


                            Markets rocked as US says Israel has struck Iran Author: BBC News
Oil and gold prices have jumped, while shares have fallen. ... Read full article

Chicago's response to migrant influx stirs longstanding frustrations among Black residents

Associated Press 2024-04-19 04:17:44


                            Chicago's response to migrant influx stirs longstanding frustrations among Black residents Author: MATT BROWN
CHICAGO (AP) — The closure of Wadsworth Elementary School in 2013 was a blow to residents of the majority-Black neighborhood it served, symbolizing a city indifferent to their interests.So when the city reopened Wadsworth last year to shelter hundreds of migr… ... Read full article

Opening statements set for Monday in Trump's hush money case after judge rejects latest bid to delay

Associated Press 2024-04-19 04:03:35


                            Opening statements set for Monday in Trump's hush money case after judge rejects latest bid to delay Author: JENNIFER PELTZ, MICHAEL R. SISAK, JAKE OFFENHARTZ and ALANNA DURKIN RICHER
NEW YORK (AP) — A full jury of 12 people and six alternates was seated Friday in Donald Trump’s hush money case, setting the stage for opening statements next week in the first criminal trial of a former U.S. ... Read full article

Emergency rooms refused to treat pregnant women, leaving one to miscarry in a lobby restroom

Associated Press 2024-04-19 04:03:06


                            Emergency rooms refused to treat pregnant women, leaving one to miscarry in a lobby restroom Author: AMANDA SEITZ
WASHINGTON (AP) — One woman miscarried in the lobby restroom of a Texas emergency room as front desk staff refused to check her in. Another woman learned that her fetus had no heartbeat at a Florida hospital, the day after a security guard turned her away fro… ... Read full article

Israeli missiles hit site in Iran, explosions heard in Isfahan: Report

Al Jazeera English 2024-04-19 02:09:45


                            Israeli missiles hit site in Iran, explosions heard in Isfahan: Report Author: Al Jazeera
ABC News reports missiles striking a target in Iran, with Iran’s state TV reporting explosions in Isfahan. ... Read full article

Israel, Iran play down apparent Israeli strike. The muted responses could calm tensions -- for now

Associated Press 2024-04-19 01:55:21


                            Israel, Iran play down apparent Israeli strike. The muted responses could calm tensions -- for now Author: JOSEF FEDERMAN and JON GAMBRELL
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel and Iran on Friday both played down an apparent Israeli airstrike near a major air base and nuclear site in central Iran, signaling the two bitter enemies are ready to prevent their latest eruption of violence from escalating into a fu… ... Read full article

Israel’s war on Gaza live: US veto at UN ‘unfair, unethical’ – PA president

Al Jazeera English 2024-04-19 00:00:35


                            Israel’s war on Gaza live: US veto at UN ‘unfair, unethical’ – PA president Author: Al Jazeera
The Palestinian presidency’s condemnation comes after US was the lone vote against UN membership for Palestine. ... Read full article

Why Joe Rogan’s ex-costar is not surprised about his evolution | CNN

CNN 2024-04-18 23:37:23.717


                            Why Joe Rogan’s ex-costar is not surprised about his evolution | CNN Author: Chris Wallace
CNN’s Chris Wallace talks to actress Maura Tierney about her experience working with Joe Rogan on the TV show “NewsRadio.” Watch the full episode of “Who’s Talking to Chris Wallace,” streaming April 19 on Max. ... Read full article

Pictures of the week

Reuters 2024-04-18 22:52:19.9602014


                            Pictures of the week Author:
A selection of some of our top photography from around the world this week. ... Read full article

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