Student protesters urge state to change Dixie State University's name

CNN - Παρ, 2021-02-26 02:46
State Senate leaders in Utah say a bill to rename Dixie State University will get a debate this session, after a group of students rallied at the Capitol in favor of removing "Dixie" from the school's name.
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More than a dozen slum residents in an Indian city say they thought they were being vaccinated. They were part of clinical trials

CNN - Παρ, 2021-02-26 02:17
The white van arrived in slum areas of Bhopal, a city in central India, blasting a message over the speaker system that seemed too good to refuse: "Come and take the coronavirus vaccine and get 750 rupees ($10)."
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Saudi Arabia is experiencing the downside of betting on the Trump family

CNN - Παρ, 2021-02-26 02:10
In diplomacy, as in physics, every action has an equal and opposite reaction. Saudi Arabia is experiencing the downside of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's decision to bet the farm on the Trump family.
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Dad's lawyer speaks out on Britney Spears' conservatorship

CNN - Παρ, 2021-02-26 01:50
Jamie Spears' attorney, Vivian Thoreen, spoke on his behalf on "Good Morning America" following the New York Times "Framing Britney Spears" documentary which reignited interest in the Spears' conservatorship.
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Airbnb and DoorDash went public at the same time but see very different paths post-pandemic

CNN - Παρ, 2021-02-26 01:41
Airbnb and DoorDash went public the same week in early December and were both met with strong demand from investors. But in their first earnings reports as publicly traded companies on Thursday, the two sharing economy businesses signaled very different possible paths forward after the pandemic ends.
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Republicans across US move aggressively to restrict voting

CNN - Παρ, 2021-02-26 01:34
Republican legislators around the country are moving aggressively to strip governors and other officials of their power to change election rules -- after states made it easier to vote last year during the coronavirus pandemic and turnout surged to record levels.
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Why hasn't Biden given up on Neera Tanden yet?

CNN - Παρ, 2021-02-26 01:31
To seasoned Washington observers, it's been clear since last weekend that Neera Tanden's nomination to be the head of the Office of Management and Budget is almost certainly doomed.
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Twitter is considering letting users pay accounts they like

CNN - Παρ, 2021-02-26 01:02
Twitter is exploring a way to allow users to become paid subscribers to Twitter accounts they really like.
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Andrew Cuomo is in a very dangerous political place right now

CNN - Παρ, 2021-02-26 00:50
Gov. Andrew Cuomo's spokesperson denied an allegation Thursday that the New York Democrat had sexually harassed a former employee, calling the allegations "quite simply false."
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Ex-USA Gymnastics coach dies by suicide hours after being charged with sex crimes and human trafficking

CNN - Παρ, 2021-02-26 00:30
John Geddert, who coached the 2012 US Olympic women's gymnastics team, has been charged with 24 felonies, including human trafficking, criminal sexual conduct and lying to a peace officer, Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel announced Thursday.
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Many Republicans on Capitol Hill see little reason to recoil from Trump's lies

CNN - Παρ, 2021-02-26 00:00
The deadly January 6 insurrection in the Capitol may have caused many voters to recoil at former President Donald Trump's election lies.
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Amazon is putting cameras in its delivery vans and some drivers aren't happy

CNN - Πέμ, 2021-02-25 23:17
For Kamille Elizabeth, delivering Amazon packages in Wilmington, Delaware feels carefree and comfortable. She has deliveries to make and rules to follow, but says she enjoys being on the road by herself with what she calls a "limited freedom."
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Jodie Foster speaks to Amanpour about sexism in Hollywood

CNN - Πέμ, 2021-02-25 23:04
Actress Jodie Foster speaks with CNN's Christiane Amanpour about sexism in Hollywood and how she chooses her roles in films.
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'Another pathetic stunt': SE Cupp calls out Marjorie Taylor Greene

CNN - Πέμ, 2021-02-25 23:01
CNN's SE Cupp criticizes Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene's "stunts" since joining Congress, saying the Georgia Republican came to Washington, DC, to become famous rather than represent her constituents.
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South Africans get their tongues round Gqeberha, the new name for Port Elizabeth

CNN - Πέμ, 2021-02-25 22:22
South Africa's city of Port Elizabeth has been officially renamed to Gqeberha -- derived from the Xhosa language -- the native tongue of late political hero Nelson Mandela.
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Biden resets Saudi ties ahead of long-awaited intelligence report on Khashoggi murder

CNN - Πέμ, 2021-02-25 22:14
President Joe Biden's reset of the US-Saudi Arabia relationship will take another step with the release of a long-awaited US intelligence report on the killing of Saudi insider turned dissident Jamal Khashoggi.
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Jill Biden opens up about divorce

CNN - Πέμ, 2021-02-25 22:12
Jill Biden shared some candid relationship advice when she appeared on "The Kelly Clarkson Show" for her first solo interview since becoming first lady.
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'Firefall' 2021 lights up in orange glory -- and Yosemite has extended the viewing

CNN - Πέμ, 2021-02-25 21:43
For all the world, it looks like dangerous hot lava streaming down the side of a cliff. But no, that's not volcanic activity in Yosemite National Park in California.
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Senate confirms Granholm as energy secretary

CNN - Πέμ, 2021-02-25 21:31
The Senate on Thursday confirmed President Joe Biden's nominee for energy secretary, former Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm. The final vote was 64-35.
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Hyundai's recall of 82,000 electric cars is one of the most expensive in history

CNN - Πέμ, 2021-02-25 21:17
Hyundai will recall 82,000 electric cars globally to replace their batteries after 15 reports of fires involving the vehicles. Despite the relatively small number of cars involved, Hyundai's recall is one of the most expensive in history, signaling how electric car defects could create hefty costs for automakers -- at least in the near future.
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