This record-breaking year for anti-transgender legislation would affect minors the most

CNN - Πέμ, 2021-04-15 14:04
Thirty-three states have introduced more than 100 bills that aim to curb the rights of transgender people across the country, with advocacy groups calling 2021 a record-breaking year for such legislation.  Many of these bills are rapidly making their way through state legislatures. On April 6, Arkansas became the first state to outlaw providing gender-affirming treatment to minors, a move that the American Civil Liberties Union said would "send a terrible and heartbreaking message" to transgender youth across the country.
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Adam Peaty ahead of schedule for Olympics after another 100m blast

CNN - Πέμ, 2021-04-15 13:55
World record holder Adam Peaty declared himself ahead of schedule for the Tokyo Olympics after swimming the fastest 100m breaststroke of the year at the British selection trials in London on Wednesday.
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Why Mars? The fascination with exploring the red planet

CNN - Πέμ, 2021-04-15 13:43
The mystique of Mars is one that humans can't seem to resist. The red planet has easily captured our interest for centuries, heavily featured in science fiction books and films and the subject of robotic exploration since the 1960s.
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Real Madrid team bus window smashed by soccer fans ahead of Champions League tie in Liverpool

CNN - Πέμ, 2021-04-15 13:32
Liverpool has condemned "a few individuals" for their "shameful behavior" after fans smashed a window of the Real Madrid team bus ahead of the Champions League quarterfinal on Wednesday.
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Russian magazine raided, journalists charged by authorities

CNN - Πέμ, 2021-04-15 13:29
The office of a Russian magazine for students was raided and several of its editors were temporarily detained by authorities on Wednesday morning, after the publication expressed its support for jailed Kremlin critic Alexey Navalny, according to DOXA magazine.
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Canada and USA have unveiled their Olympic uniforms and the internet -- of course -- has thoughts

CNN - Πέμ, 2021-04-15 13:26
Team USA has unveiled its uniforms for the rescheduled Olympic and Paralympic closing ceremonies, which are due to take place in Tokyo later this year.
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JPMorgan is deploying $2.5 trillion to fight the climate crisis and inequality

CNN - Πέμ, 2021-04-15 13:15
America's largest bank is adding some serious firepower to the fight against climate change and inequality.
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Brazil is heading toward 'unimaginable loss of lives,' researchers warn

CNN - Πέμ, 2021-04-15 13:13
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The art of persuasion: How past presidents have tried to nudge Supreme Court justices off the bench

CNN - Πέμ, 2021-04-15 13:11
Early in President Barack Obama's second term, while fellow Democrats still controlled the Senate, the President asked Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg to a private lunch at the White House.
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Fauci says this is a pause and not a cancellation of the J&J vaccine. Here's how long a final decision may take

CNN - Πέμ, 2021-04-15 13:10
Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation's top infectious disease expert, says the recommended pause on the Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine is just that: a pause -- and not a cancellation -- and will likely last days to weeks.
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Why are we going to Mars?

CNN - Πέμ, 2021-04-15 13:00
Early 2021 saw a flurry of space missions arrive at Mars. So why is everyone so interested in the Red Planet all of a sudden?
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Denmark removes AstraZeneca from its vaccination program

CNN - Πέμ, 2021-04-15 12:28
Denmark has removed the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine from its vaccination program, saying it is not needed because the country has already reached "such an advanced point" in its vaccine rollout.
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How Covid has collapsed the world's healthcare systems

CNN - Πέμ, 2021-04-15 12:02
• COVID-19 LATEST: Brazil is heading toward 'unimaginable loss of lives,' researchers warn • Analysis: A number on Covid vaccinations that will leave you shaking your head
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Infrastructure negotiations: 4 things to watch on Capitol Hill

CNN - Πέμ, 2021-04-15 12:02
Congressional Republicans have criticized President Joe Biden's roughly $2 trillion proposal focused on infrastructure and the climate crisis as a far-reaching wish list of liberal priorities and have taken issue with how the plan would be paid for.
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'The Short Game': Netflix documentary female stars are helping to change golf

CNN - Πέμ, 2021-04-15 11:53
"How you like me now?" say eight sassy golf whiz kids into the camera, accompanied by the catchy tune of the same name in the Netflix documentary, "The Short Game."
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Manchester United change seat covering colors to improve home form after players complain

CNN - Πέμ, 2021-04-15 11:36
Whether it be baying fans, a particularly colorful outfit or even a pitch invader, it's not unheard of for football players to suffer distractions.
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Cryo-robots could help prevent catastrophic losses of IVF eggs and embryos

CNN - Πέμ, 2021-04-15 10:24
In vitro fertilization (IVF) has transformed millions of people's lives by helping them to have children. But leaving frozen eggs and embryos in the care of a fertility clinic involves risks — and disasters have occurred.
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With his vow to remove US troops from Afghanistan, the President is eying achievements his predecessor talked up but failed to accomplish

CNN - Πέμ, 2021-04-15 10:00
President Joe Biden is carrying out some of Donald Trump's biggest campaign promises by leaving America's longest war, targeting economic aid at forgotten Americans and building an infrastructure plan that may actually happen.
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Nepal's rhino population grows to highest in decades as pandemic pauses tourism

CNN - Πέμ, 2021-04-15 09:34
Nepal's population of one-horned rhinos has increased to its highest number in more than 20 years, partly owing to a pause in tourism due to the Covid-19 pandemic that allowed the animals' habitats to regenerate, conservationists said.
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Kerry's Shanghai visit tests whether US and China can cooperate and disagree at the same time

CNN - Πέμ, 2021-04-15 09:27
The bipolar nature of the current US-China relationship is on full display this week, as envoys from Washington land in both Taipei and Shanghai, prompting Beijing to issue angry rebukes and hopes for greater engagement respectively.
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