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Vladimir Putin and Kim Jong-un pledge stronger ties in Vladivostok
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 08:18:56 GMT
Vladimir Putin and Kim Jong-un pledge stronger ties in Vladivostok

The meeting in Russia, the first for the two leaders, follows the collapse of Trump-Kim talks.
Sri Lanka attacks: Government admits 'major intelligence lapse'
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 06:00:49 GMT
Sri Lanka attacks: Government admits 'major intelligence lapse'

An official says the government must answer for its failure to prevent the Easter Sunday bombings.
Charity 'Sunshine' Tillemann-Dick: Opera singer with transplanted lungs dies
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 21:14:05 GMT
Charity 'Sunshine' Tillemann-Dick: Opera singer with transplanted lungs dies

The 35-year-old singer performed across the world despite undergoing two double-lung transplants.
Antarctica: Thousands of emperor penguin chicks wiped out
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 23:01:03 GMT
Antarctica: Thousands of emperor penguin chicks wiped out

The second largest emperor penguin colony in Antarctica disappears, satellite images show.
Millions of children miss measles jab
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 01:22:26 GMT
Millions of children miss measles jab

Half a million UK children have not been vaccinated against the potentially deadly illness, Unicef warns.
Top Sudan generals offer to quit as protests continue
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 08:17:59 GMT
Top Sudan generals offer to quit as protests continue

It is seen as a small victory for the protest movement who want a new civilian government.
Australia's Daily Telegraph prints rival's pages by mistake
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 08:01:41 GMT
Australia's Daily Telegraph prints rival's pages by mistake

Australia's Daily Telegraph apologises after Sydney Morning Herald pages appear in its Thursday edition.
Russia offers passports to people in eastern Ukraine territories
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 18:53:04 GMT
Russia offers passports to people in eastern Ukraine territories

The move is considered a challenge to incoming president Volodymyr Zelensky.
Dozens killed in South Africa flooding
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 16:25:27 GMT
Dozens killed in South Africa flooding

Officials fear the death toll in the port city of Durban may rise further after heavy rains.
James Byrd Jr's killer executed for notorious 1998 hate crime
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:04:39 GMT
James Byrd Jr's killer executed for notorious 1998 hate crime

A white supremacist was put to death for the murder of James Byrd Jr, which changed America.
Prince William given Maori greeting in New Zealand
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 08:04:22 GMT
Prince William given Maori greeting in New Zealand

The Duke of Cambridge is to meet those affected by the Christchurch mosque attacks, where 50 people were killed.
Deforestation: Tropical tree losses persist at high levels
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 04:01:24 GMT
Deforestation: Tropical tree losses persist at high levels

Forests in tropical regions are disappearing at the rate of 30 football fields a minute, say researchers.
Joe Biden: Third time lucky in 2020 US president election?
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 20:20:27 GMT
Joe Biden: Third time lucky in 2020 US president election?

The former US vice-president is set to announce that he's running for the White House - again.
How an anxious teen and an ex-YouTuber made an indie box office hit
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 23:05:31 GMT
How an anxious teen and an ex-YouTuber made an indie box office hit

How an ex-YouTube star created a US box office smash about teen life.
South Africa's first free elections after Apartheid
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 23:28:03 GMT
South Africa's first free elections after Apartheid

After Apartheid ended all South Africans regardless of race were finally able to vote for the first time in 1994. Organising the elections was a huge logistical challenge.
How Russia wants to control the internet
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 23:04:20 GMT
How Russia wants to control the internet

Critics say the Russian government's latest controversial cyber laws are a form of censorship.
Sri Lanka attacks: Volunteers' small acts of kindness for mourners
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 17:27:40 GMT
Sri Lanka attacks: Volunteers' small acts of kindness for mourners

Volunteers provide water, food and support to those mourning the bombing in Negombo, Sri Lanka.
Sri Lanka attacks: CCTV shows suspected Sri Lanka church bomber
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 13:31:39 GMT
Sri Lanka attacks: CCTV shows suspected Sri Lanka church bomber

A man with a large backpack can be seen walking into St Sebastian's church just before a device is detonated.
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un arrives in Vladivostok ahead of Putin summit
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 13:50:43 GMT
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un arrives in Vladivostok ahead of Putin summit

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un arrives in Vladivostok ahead of Thursday's talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Syrian film aims to cut capital city's divorce rate
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 15:10:22 GMT
Syrian film aims to cut capital city's divorce rate

Courts in Damascus will try reduce divorce rates by playing couples a film about separation.
Turkish taxi driver's gesture warms Swedish hearts
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 16:24:05 GMT
Turkish taxi driver's gesture warms Swedish hearts

The taxi driver in Sweden lent his credit card for three days to a customer who forgot his wallet.
Hellboy film in Russia replaces Stalin with Hitler
Thu, 18 Apr 2019 10:40:41 GMT
Hellboy film in Russia replaces Stalin with Hitler

A reference to the Soviet dictator in a line of dialogue was changed to Adolf Hitler.
The secret world of Russia's North Korean workers
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 23:22:37 GMT
The secret world of Russia's North Korean workers

North Korean migrants working in Russia are facing uncertainty due to UN sanctions.
What's behind the rise of anti-abortion 'heartbeat bills'?
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 20:44:12 GMT
What's behind the rise of anti-abortion 'heartbeat bills'?

What's behind the surge in the anti-abortion movement and what exactly is a heartbeat bill?
How fake news from Sudan’s regime backfired
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 23:20:30 GMT
How fake news from Sudan’s regime backfired

Omar al-Bashir’s regime tried to smear protesters with fake confession videos. It didn’t work.
Yaba: The cheap synthetic drug convulsing a nation
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 23:30:58 GMT
Yaba: The cheap synthetic drug convulsing a nation

Yaba, a mix of methamphetamine and caffeine, is wreaking havoc in Bangladesh, and hundreds of people have died in "crossfire" incidents involving police.
Notre-Dame fire: Has too much money been given to rebuild it?
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 23:21:35 GMT
Notre-Dame fire: Has too much money been given to rebuild it?

An early estimate suggests that donations to the iconic cathedral now far surpass the cost of repairs.
Can India’s political prince unseat the PM?
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 23:17:51 GMT
Can India’s political prince unseat the PM?

Rahul Gandhi has energised a struggling party and has been increasingly setting the agenda.
The deadly disease wiping out Chinese pigs
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 23:01:47 GMT
The deadly disease wiping out Chinese pigs

Global pork prices could rise sharply as African swine fever decimates China's pig population.
He lied about his terrorism conviction but was allowed to remain in the country for years after his deception was discovered
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 05:23:20 GMT
He lied about his terrorism conviction but was allowed to remain in the country for years after his deception was discovered

A one-time Islamic jihadist who spent years in an Israeli prison for attempting to bomb a bus was granted US citizenship and allowed to remain in the country for nearly a decade as federal authorities investigated his background, CNN has learned.
Biden will confront new era as he launches campaign
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 05:09:50 GMT
Biden will confront new era as he launches campaign

Joe Biden's mission in the presidential bid he will launch on Thursday is to prove he's not a man out of step with the times.
Deutsche Bank providing Trump financial records to NY attorney general
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 01:42:40 GMT
Deutsche Bank providing Trump financial records to NY attorney general

Deutsche Bank has begun the process of providing financial records to New York state's attorney general in response to a subpoena for documents related to loans made to President Donald Trump and his business, according to a person familiar with the production.
Anderson Cooper: No president should speak like Elmo
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 01:20:29 GMT
Anderson Cooper: No president should speak like Elmo

CNN's Anderson Cooper tackles President Trump's "bizarre vernacular" and ego in his "Ridiculust" segment.
Putin and Kim Jong Un meet
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 02:00:14 GMT
Kim Jong Un's train steals show in Russia
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 04:01:23 GMT
Kim Jong Un's train steals show in Russia

Kim Jong Un's bodyguards stay on their feet as the North Korean leader travels to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin. CNN's Jeanne Moos peeks under the red carpet.
WH: Miller won't testify on immigration
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 03:24:21 GMT
WH: Miller won't testify on immigration

The White House has informed the House Oversight Committee that Stephen Miller will not testify before the panel about his role in President Donald Trump's controversial immigration policies, according to a letter obtained by CNN.
Analyst: Trump's White House departure will be ugly
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:26:10 GMT
Analyst: Trump's White House departure will be ugly

Retired Army Lt. Col. Ralph Peters talks to CNN's Anderson Cooper about the future of the United States if President Donald Trump loses in 2020.
Kamala Harris chooses women of color to drive her campaign
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 01:05:23 GMT
Kamala Harris chooses women of color to drive her campaign

On stage and in front of the cameras, Sen. Kamala Harris is a rare sight, as a woman of color running for President.
Scientists with ties to China ousted from US cancer center after fears of foreign influence
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 08:10:19 GMT
Scientists with ties to China ousted from US cancer center after fears of foreign influence

A leading cancer research center in Houston, Texas has taken action against a handful of faculty members for sharing confidential information and failing to disclose foreign ties, according to statements from the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.
A Russian company's secret plan to quell protests in Sudan
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 05:41:17 GMT
A Russian company's secret plan to quell protests in Sudan

When anti-government protests erupted in Sudan at the end of last year, the response of President Omar al-Bashir came straight from the dictators' playbook -- a crackdown that led to scores of civilian deaths.
Sri Lanka spice tycoon suspected of helping sons in suicide attacks
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 08:06:51 GMT
Sri Lanka spice tycoon suspected of helping sons in suicide attacks

Police are holding father of two Sri Lanka suicide bombers on suspicion of aiding and abetting his sons, as an international investigation continues into the devastating terror attacks which left at least 359 people dead across the country.
State senator got about 1,700 decks of cards after saying nurses 'play cards' at work
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 02:26:15 GMT
State senator got about 1,700 decks of cards after saying nurses 'play cards' at work

A UPS Store says they have received 667 packages of playing cards addressed to a Washington state senator who said nurses "probably play cards for a considerable amount of the day," according to CNN affiliate KOMO News.
Comedian Tom Arnold secretly recorded phone call with Michael Cohen
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 17:53:40 GMT
Comedian Tom Arnold secretly recorded phone call with Michael Cohen

The Wall Street Journal has obtained audio from a secretly-recorded phone call of President Trump's former fixer and lawyer Michael Cohen walking back part of his guilty plea.
John William King executed in Texas for dragging death
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 01:23:29 GMT
John William King executed in Texas for dragging death

A man who helped carry out the dragging death of James Byrd Jr. -- one of the most horrific hate crimes in modern American history -- is scheduled to die Wednesday evening by lethal injection.
Charlotte police withheld bodycam video. It showed that officers didn't give first aid
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 04:45:56 GMT
Charlotte police withheld bodycam video. It showed that officers didn't give first aid

A Charlotte police officer stood feet away from Danquirs Franklin after he collapsed, sending a radio call for help and talking to another officer. When medics arrived about four minutes later, she still hadn't checked on him.
Mailman killed splitting up fight between mother and son
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 18:36:29 GMT
Mailman killed splitting up fight between mother and son

Police say a New Mexico postal worker named Jose Hernandez was shot and killed while trying break up an argument between a mother and her teenage son.
Couple admitted sexually assaulting kids on video and were sentenced to 60 years each
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 21:47:20 GMT
Couple admitted sexually assaulting kids on video and were sentenced to 60 years each

A husband and wife from Killeen, Texas, were each sentenced to 60 years in federal prison Wednesday on charges related to child exploitation, according to the US Department of Justice.
Tesla reports huge $702 million loss
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 23:17:01 GMT
Tesla reports huge $702 million loss

Tesla's profit streak is over. Big time.
Bill Cosby wants bail
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 21:16:57 GMT
Bill Cosby wants bail

Actor Bill Cosby wants to be released on bail while he appeals his conviction for aggravated indecent assault, and his lawyers say in a motion filed Wednesday that his trial judge "trampled" on his rights.
Salmonella outbreak sickens 117 people in 10 states
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 23:30:53 GMT
Salmonella outbreak sickens 117 people in 10 states

A salmonella outbreak linked to precut melon has affected 117 people in 10 states, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Wednesday.
Rapper shoots armed intruder trying to steal car
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 03:06:45 GMT
People's 'Most Beautiful Person' is ...
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 00:35:18 GMT
People's 'Most Beautiful Person' is ...

Actress Jennifer Garner says she wasn't one of the "pretty girls" growing up. Now she's the cover star of People magazine's "Beautiful People" issue.
Country struggles without internet for a year
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 23:15:16 GMT
Country struggles without internet for a year

How do you run a digital business when your country's president has shutdown the internet?
He saw widow eating alone, then did this
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 15:43:15 GMT
He saw widow eating alone, then did this

Three men at a restaurant in Alabama asked if they could join an elderly woman sitting alone for dinner. Their heartwarming photo together then went viral.
High school implements dress code for parents
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 21:24:26 GMT
Meet the baby rhino who's making history
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 02:42:39 GMT
Meet the baby rhino who's making history

A newborn rhino at Zoo Miami has made history as the first successful birth of its species as a result of induced ovulation and artificial insemination.
Arya Stark's sexual awakening is a big deal
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 06:19:49 GMT
Arya Stark's sexual awakening is a big deal

A sex scene on "Game of Thrones" doesn't normally constitute news. Sex is practically punctuation for the HBO series -- more noticeable in its absence than its presence.
Watch 'SNL' star lose it over 'Game of Thrones'
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 20:42:24 GMT
Watch 'SNL' star lose it over 'Game of Thrones'

Late night host Seth Meyers and comedian Leslie Jones watch "Game of Thrones" together in hilarious skit.
A welder in Kentucky made a homemade replica of the throne in 'Game of Thrones'
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 13:44:44 GMT
A welder in Kentucky made a homemade replica of the throne in 'Game of Thrones'

Spoiler alert: a welder in Kentucky and his new wife will sit on the Iron Throne at the end of this season of "Game of Thrones."
What this 'GoT' star stole from set
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 11:29:07 GMT
What this 'GoT' star stole from set

"Game of Thrones" star Isaac Hempstead Wright didn't think he could get Bran's wheelchair through customs, so he scrambled to take something from the set.
'Avengers: Endgame' and 'Game of Thrones' highlight peak-geek culture
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 12:59:47 GMT
'Avengers: Endgame' and 'Game of Thrones' highlight peak-geek culture

If you need further proof that the nerds have inherited the earth, look no further than this coming weekend, when "Game of Thrones" and "Avengers: Endgame" will wage separate battles for pop-culture supremacy.
Chinese superstar actress reappears in public for the first time in almost a year
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:01:46 GMT
Chinese superstar actress reappears in public for the first time in almost a year

Chinese superstar actress Fan Bingbing is back in the spotlight for the first time in almost a year, after she abruptly dropped out of sight in the wake of a massive tax evasion scandal.
Buying their own cereal and using Instagram. Have the royals lost their allure?
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 06:53:26 GMT
Buying their own cereal and using Instagram. Have the royals lost their allure?

Less than 100 years ago, the Japanese Emperor was seen as a god in human form. But over the past three decades, Emperor Akihito has done everything to humanize himself.
Remember that time the Queen had to ignore Obama?
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 01:52:50 GMT
Remember that time the Queen had to ignore Obama?

CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on presidential flubs with the Queen of England as President Donald Trump preps for his second encounter with Queen Elizabeth II.
Netflix may have to say goodbye to 'The Office' and 'Friends'
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 22:48:08 GMT
Netflix may have to say goodbye to 'The Office' and 'Friends'

Some of the greatest American sitcoms of our generation, from "The Office" to "Friends," could be leaving Netflix, the Wall Street Journal reports.
Facebook expects FTC fine could be as much as $5 billion
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 22:59:59 GMT
Facebook expects FTC fine could be as much as $5 billion

Facebook is bracing for a massive fine from federal regulators after a year of data privacy scandals.
Ford invests $500 million in electric pickup truck maker Rivian
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 16:01:00 GMT
Ford invests $500 million in electric pickup truck maker Rivian

Ford is investing $500 million in electric pickup truck maker Rivian, saying the two companies will work together to develop a new battery plug-in vehicle for Ford.
Here's one more reason not to be negative at work
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 19:52:10 GMT
Here's one more reason not to be negative at work

Your summer cold isn't the only thing you can spread to your co-workers.
What explains rich-kid terrorists
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 21:54:00 GMT
What explains rich-kid terrorists

Sri Lankan Defense Minister Ruwan Wijewardene said Wednesday that most of the terrorists who killed at least 359 people at churches and hotels in Sri Lanka on Sunday were "well-educated and come from maybe middle- or upper-middle-class. So, they are financially quite independent, and their families are quite stable financially."
The show flipping the script on 'fat' and 'millennial'
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 21:40:35 GMT
The show flipping the script on 'fat' and 'millennial'

On paper, the story of a 30-something millennial woman finding her way in the world, embracing her sexuality and learning to love her body sounds a lot like the formula for any successful piece of media from the past five years.
Trump is thumbing his nose at the press again
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 01:04:51 GMT
Trump is thumbing his nose at the press again

For the third year in a row, Donald Trump is refusing to attend the White House Correspondents' Association (WHCA) annual dinner. He has, instead, scheduled a political rally in Wisconsin for the exact same time frame as the dinner this weekend. And it has been reported that he has ordered senior aides to also stay away.
Robert Mueller made a big mistake
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 03:25:32 GMT
Robert Mueller made a big mistake

Robert Mueller's failure to reach a decision about whether President Donald Trump should be prosecuted for obstruction of justice was a mistake that failed both his mission and our country.
Harry and Meghan, Africa doesn't want you
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 17:42:04 GMT
Harry and Meghan, Africa doesn't want you

Harry and Meghan, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, may be considering a move to Africa sometime after the birth of their child. Just as with their wedding, the proposed move is being framed in largely positive terms -- with Meghan wanting to explore her and her child's African roots.
Biden should worry about his competition
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 12:00:34 GMT
Biden should worry about his competition

With Joe Biden's announcement seemingly imminent, the Democratic primary is about to finally hit full steam. For weeks, the polls have suggested a potential two-person race between the two septuagenarians, Biden and Bernie Sanders, with Biden looking more likely to triumph.
Some terrorists were under surveillance before Sri Lanka attacks
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 04:48:09 GMT
Iran offers prisoner swap
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 06:33:32 GMT
Iran offers prisoner swap

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, the British Iranian mother jailed in Iran three years ago on espionage charges, could be released as part of a prisoner exchange, Iran's Foreign Minister said Wednesday.
$14 billion Dubai desert megaproject
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 06:43:44 GMT
$14 billion Dubai desert megaproject

Under the Arabian sun, a monumental construction effort is making headway. Located deep within Dubai's desert interior, the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park -- named after the emirate's ruler and the UAE's vice president and prime minister -- continues to grow and has just passed another milestone.
Listeria, salmonella found in ice cream manufacturing facilities after recalls
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 15:42:35 GMT
Listeria, salmonella found in ice cream manufacturing facilities after recalls

After a series of recalls, an investigation into safety issues at US ice cream makers forced one manufacturer to cease operations and resulted in three voluntary recalls, the US Food and Drug Administration said Wednesday.
Thousands more Scout leaders accused of sexual abuse than previously known
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 02:12:19 GMT
Thousands more Scout leaders accused of sexual abuse than previously known

The Boy Scouts of America (BSA) believed more than 7,800 of its former leaders were involved in sexually abusing children over the course of 72 years, according to newly exposed court testimony -- about 2,800 more leaders than previously known publicly.
Potentially defective air bags in 12 million vehicles
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 22:09:18 GMT
Potentially defective air bags in 12 million vehicles

A federal agency is expanding an investigation into potentially defective air bags in more than 12 million vehicles produced over the past decade.
Measles outbreak largest since disease was declared eliminated
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 23:40:12 GMT
Measles outbreak largest since disease was declared eliminated

Measles cases in the United States have surpassed the highest number on record since the disease was declared eliminated nationwide in 2000.
Deputy on leave for posting anti-LGBTQ comments
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 22:42:56 GMT
Deputy on leave for posting anti-LGBTQ comments

After the suicide of a teenager who had been bullied for being gay, a local news station in Huntsville, Alabama, posted a story to its Facebook page raising awareness about LGBTQ bullying.
A visual history of female rage
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 00:33:35 GMT
A visual history of female rage

In the wake of the Kavanaugh hearings last September, I developed a new self-care routine: I put on a sheet mask, cue up some soothing music, and look at paintings of murderous women.
Why do Egyptian statues have broken noses?
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 02:24:09 GMT
A music scholar's take on Beyonce's latest
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 08:23:54 GMT
A music scholar's take on Beyonce's latest

On April 9, 1939 the African-American opera singer Marian Anderson made history when she performed outdoors on the National Mall in Washington.
'Flawless' diamond found in Botswana
Thu, 18 Apr 2019 17:52:14 GMT
'Flawless' diamond found in Botswana

Botswana has unveiled a blue diamond whose value could outstrip that of the storied Hope Diamond: the 20.46-carat, close-to-flawless Okavango Blue.
Stunning photos show 'Black is Beautiful'
Fri, 12 Apr 2019 12:06:48 GMT
Stunning photos show 'Black is Beautiful'

To some, Kwame Brathwaite was the "Keeper of the Images," capturing black creativity and expression in its purest and most candid of forms. Between the late 1950s and the late 1970s, the Brooklyn native made his career documenting the burgeoning black art and political movements in New York -- most notably, the "Black is Beautiful" movement that encouraged black people to accept and celebrate their natural features.
Sudanese protesters delay naming of civilian government
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 08:25:10 GMT
Sudanese protesters delay naming of civilian government

The organizers of the protests that drove Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir from power are delaying their announcement of a transitional civilian government as they hold new negotiations with the ruling military council.
China and Russia to hold joint navy drills next week
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 08:23:44 GMT
China and Russia to hold joint navy drills next week

China says it will hold joint naval drills with Russia next week.
Climate activists block entrance to London Stock Exchange
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 08:22:11 GMT
Climate activists block entrance to London Stock Exchange

Environmental activists are blocking the main entrance to the London Stock Exchange after gluing themselves to the doorway while wearing LED displays reading "climate emergency."
Bronze Star recipient killed helping stranded motorist change tire in Virginia
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 08:20:25 GMT
Bronze Star recipient killed helping stranded motorist change tire in Virginia

An Army colonel and Bronze Star recipient who served two tours in Iraq and one in Afghanistan died for injuries sustained while helping a stranded motorist in Virginia last week, a report said.
Biden's Senate records held by his alma mater won't be released until late 2019, possibly even later
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 08:17:02 GMT
Biden's Senate records held by his alma mater won't be released until late 2019, possibly even later

The public is being denied access to about 2,000 boxes of records from Joe Biden’s Senate career -- information that spans more than three decades.
Today on Fox News, April 25, 2019
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 08:16:40 GMT
Tammy Bruce: Bernie Sanders' cynical move -- When pols try to win over terrorists, drug dealers, look out
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 08:00:47 GMT
Tammy Bruce: Bernie Sanders' cynical move -- When pols try to win over terrorists, drug dealers, look out

What could go wrong when politicians try to win the support of terrorists, murderers, rapists and drug dealers?
Secretary Wilson, Gen. Goldfein: Air Force must be bigger, more ready and more lethal
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 08:00:40 GMT
Secretary Wilson, Gen. Goldfein: Air Force must be bigger, more ready and more lethal

The Air Force has been continuously engaged in combat across the globe since 2001 and is simply too small for what the nation asks it to do.
Café that charged a ‘man tax’ and gave women priority seating is going out of business
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:54:22 GMT
Café that charged a ‘man tax’ and gave women priority seating is going out of business

A lesbian-owned, vegan coffee shop in Brunswick, Australia, that made international headlines in 2017 for charging a voluntary 18 percent “man tax” will close its doors for good Sunday after less than two years in business.
Clippers cut Warriors’ lead to 3-2; Rockets advance
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:54:12 GMT
Clippers cut Warriors’ lead to 3-2; Rockets advance

Lou Williams hit a fadeaway jumper with 1:29 left and finished with 33 points and 10 assists, the Warriors uncharacteristically clanked shots much of the second half and couldn’t make key stops, and the Los Angeles Clippers sent their first-round series back home with a 129-121 Game 5 win over Golden State on Wednesday night.
Trump effort to stonewall faces thorny legal challenge | TheHill - The Hill
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 22:02:04 GMT
Trump effort to stonewall faces thorny legal challenge | TheHill - The Hill

Trump effort to stonewall faces thorny legal challenge | TheHill  The Hill

President Trump's attempt to stonewall investigations by House Democrats by preventing former aides such as White House counsel Don McGahn from ...

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Google launches Duo group video calling in 'select regions' - Engadget
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 02:27:09 GMT
Google launches Duo group video calling in 'select regions' - Engadget

Google launches Duo group video calling in 'select regions'  Engadget

Google has been testing a group calling feature in Duo for the past few months, and now, it's actually live. Well, in a few countries at least. According to Duo...

James Harden, Rockets Eliminate Donovan Mitchell, Jazz in Game 5 Win - Bleacher Report
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 02:27:30 GMT
James Harden, Rockets Eliminate Donovan Mitchell, Jazz in Game 5 Win - Bleacher Report

James Harden, Rockets Eliminate Donovan Mitchell, Jazz in Game 5 Win  Bleacher Report

The Houston Rockets ensured they wouldn't be on the wrong side of history by finishing their first-round playoff series win over the Utah Jazz with a 100-93 ...

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“One Trillion Times Age of the Cosmos” –Rarest Thing Ever Detected - The Daily Galaxy --Great Discoveries Channel
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 23:32:01 GMT
“One Trillion Times Age of the Cosmos” –Rarest Thing Ever Detected - The Daily Galaxy --Great Discoveries Channel

“One Trillion Times Age of the Cosmos” –Rarest Thing Ever Detected  The Daily Galaxy --Great Discoveries Channel

“We actually saw this decay happen. It's the longest, slowest process that has ever been directly observed, and our dark matter detector was sensitive enough to ...

Trump effort to stonewall faces thorny legal challenge | TheHill - The Hill
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 22:02:04 GMT
Trump effort to stonewall faces thorny legal challenge | TheHill - The Hill

Trump effort to stonewall faces thorny legal challenge | TheHill  The Hill

President Trump's attempt to stonewall investigations by House Democrats by preventing former aides such as White House counsel Don McGahn from ...

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Google launches Duo group video calling in 'select regions' - Engadget
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 02:27:09 GMT
Google launches Duo group video calling in 'select regions' - Engadget

Google launches Duo group video calling in 'select regions'  Engadget

Google has been testing a group calling feature in Duo for the past few months, and now, it's actually live. Well, in a few countries at least. According to Duo...

James Harden, Rockets Eliminate Donovan Mitchell, Jazz in Game 5 Win - Bleacher Report
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 02:27:30 GMT
James Harden, Rockets Eliminate Donovan Mitchell, Jazz in Game 5 Win - Bleacher Report

James Harden, Rockets Eliminate Donovan Mitchell, Jazz in Game 5 Win  Bleacher Report

The Houston Rockets ensured they wouldn't be on the wrong side of history by finishing their first-round playoff series win over the Utah Jazz with a 100-93 ...

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“One Trillion Times Age of the Cosmos” –Rarest Thing Ever Detected - The Daily Galaxy --Great Discoveries Channel
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 23:32:01 GMT
“One Trillion Times Age of the Cosmos” –Rarest Thing Ever Detected - The Daily Galaxy --Great Discoveries Channel

“One Trillion Times Age of the Cosmos” –Rarest Thing Ever Detected  The Daily Galaxy --Great Discoveries Channel

“We actually saw this decay happen. It's the longest, slowest process that has ever been directly observed, and our dark matter detector was sensitive enough to ...

Trump Vows Stonewall of ‘All’ House Subpoenas
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 02:21:06 GMT
Trump Vows Stonewall of ‘All’ House Subpoenas

The president dismissed oversight investigations by House Democrats as partisan and illegitimate, signaling a new phase of confrontation.
News Analysis: Victor or Victim? Trump’s Changing Response to Mueller Report
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 21:44:35 GMT
News Analysis: Victor or Victim? Trump’s Changing Response to Mueller Report

While he once welcomed the report as “total exoneration,” the president in recent days has assailed it as a “total ‘hit job’” produced by “true Trump Haters.”
Mueller Report Reveals Trump’s Fixation on Targeting Hillary Clinton
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 03:30:54 GMT
Mueller Report Reveals Trump’s Fixation on Targeting Hillary Clinton

The president repeatedly sought to have Attorney General Jeff Sessions reopen the investigation into Mrs. Clinton’s use of a private email server.
Sri Lanka Suicide Bombers Included Two Sons of a Spice Tycoon
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 22:27:20 GMT
Sri Lanka Suicide Bombers Included Two Sons of a Spice Tycoon

The aura of success surrounding Mohammad Yusuf Ibrahim, head of a Sri Lanka spice empire, crashed on news that two of his sons were Easter Sunday bombers.
Sri Lanka’s Muslims Face an Angry Backlash After Easter Sunday Attacks
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 21:21:50 GMT
Sri Lanka’s Muslims Face an Angry Backlash After Easter Sunday Attacks

The country had little history of Christian-Muslim violence, but when Muslim extremists bombed churches on Easter Sunday, everything changed.
Facebook Expects to Be Fined Up to $5 Billion by F.T.C. Over Privacy Issues
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 23:47:30 GMT
Facebook Expects to Be Fined Up to $5 Billion by F.T.C. Over Privacy Issues

Facebook and the agency have been in negotiations over a financial penalty for claims that the company violated a 2011 consent decree.
Global Health: Measles Outbreak Infects 695, Highest Number Since 2000
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 00:07:04 GMT
Global Health: Measles Outbreak Infects 695, Highest Number Since 2000

The outbreak, linked to skepticism about vaccines, has led to extraordinary measures, including $1,000 fines and bans on unvaccinated children in public.
Texas Executes White Supremacist for 1998 Dragging Death of James Byrd Jr.
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 01:39:19 GMT
Texas Executes White Supremacist for 1998 Dragging Death of James Byrd Jr.

John William King was put to death for the murder of Mr. Byrd, a 49-year-old black man who was dragged behind a truck for miles in an act of unfathomable brutality.
How Did James Holzhauer Turn ‘Jeopardy!’ Into His Own A.T.M.? We Asked Him
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 03:15:14 GMT
How Did James Holzhauer Turn ‘Jeopardy!’ Into His Own A.T.M.? We Asked Him

James Holzhauer, who has won more than $1 million so far, says he approaches each clue as if he already knows he will get it right, “so I’m going to bet as much as I can.”
Sri Lanka, Trump, Scotland: Your Thursday Briefing
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 05:06:09 GMT
Sri Lanka, Trump, Scotland: Your Thursday Briefing

Let us help you start your day.
Biden Joins the Really Big Crowd
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 00:25:29 GMT
Biden Joins the Really Big Crowd

He’s nice, he’s experienced and he’s younger than Ringo.
The Bill-Melinda Gates Romance Started With a Rejection
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 23:42:11 GMT
The Bill-Melinda Gates Romance Started With a Rejection

She recounts her evolution to feminist in her new memoir.
Editorial Observer: This Could Be One of Trump’s Biggest Political Victories
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 23:48:38 GMT
Editorial Observer: This Could Be One of Trump’s Biggest Political Victories

The Supreme Court seems poised to let the administration manipulate the 2020 census by adding a citizenship question to it.
What Price Profit in Saudi Arabia?
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 00:37:11 GMT
What Price Profit in Saudi Arabia?

The kingdom this week executed 37 “terrorists” after torture and sham trials. Corporations and governments should demand an end to the kingdom’s egregious violations of human rights.
Editorial Observer: Meet the Press? Don’t Bother
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 23:36:31 GMT
Editorial Observer: Meet the Press? Don’t Bother

Sarah Huckabee Sanders, nominally the White House press secretary, has abandoned the custom of briefing the news media.
Survival of the Wrongest
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 14:09:45 GMT
Survival of the Wrongest

Evidence has a well-known liberal bias.
Bernie Sanders Scares a Lot of People, and Quite a Few of Them Are Democrats
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 03:44:28 GMT
Don’t Forget About Paradise, or Those Beside It
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 04:35:27 GMT
Don’t Forget About Paradise, or Those Beside It

The survivors of California’s most destructive wildfire in history remain resilient in the meantime. But the meantime has no discernible end.
They Committed Genocide. Their Neighbors Welcomed Them Home.
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 18:27:13 GMT
They Committed Genocide. Their Neighbors Welcomed Them Home.

Twenty-five years after they participated in one of the world’s most atrocious instances of mass violence, their experiences in Rwanda show that peace and reconciliation are possible.
Tennessee’s Vengeful Lawmakers
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 21:13:59 GMT
Tennessee’s Vengeful Lawmakers

After enormous black turnout in the 2018 midterms, Republicans are advancing a bill that would penalize voter registration drives.
Jazz Fest at 50: The Stubbornness and Joy of New Orleans
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 16:32:43 GMT
Jazz Fest at 50: The Stubbornness and Joy of New Orleans

Over a half-century, the eclectic and beloved live-music and food event has grown inseparable from the cultural ecosystem of its hometown.
Tech Fix: You Can’t Stop Robocalls. You Shouldn’t Have To.
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 21:34:36 GMT
Tech Fix: You Can’t Stop Robocalls. You Shouldn’t Have To.

Today’s solutions for fighting spam and scam calls are ineffective. But the onus should be on the phone companies, not you, to solve this problem.
On Pro Football: Nick Bosa Comes With the Kind of Baggage That Doesn’t Matter
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 20:56:24 GMT
On Pro Football: Nick Bosa Comes With the Kind of Baggage That Doesn’t Matter

Nick Bosa has been scrubbing his Twitter account ahead of the N.F.L. draft. But will teams care what he has said when he can rush the quarterback so well?
Man With Gas Cans in St. Patrick’s Cathedral Planned to Burn It Down, Prosecutor Says
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 03:22:09 GMT
Man With Gas Cans in St. Patrick’s Cathedral Planned to Burn It Down, Prosecutor Says

Marc Lamparello, who was charged Wednesday with attempted arson, had staked out the church the day before, a prosecutor said.
Parkland Shooting Suspect Is Getting $430,000 From Life Insurance and May Lose His Lawyers
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 23:51:46 GMT
Parkland Shooting Suspect Is Getting $430,000 From Life Insurance and May Lose His Lawyers

Public defenders for Nikolas Cruz asked to leave the case after he was awarded half of an $865,000 life insurance policy.
A Respite From Record Losses, but Tropical Forests Are Still in Trouble
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 04:01:05 GMT
A Respite From Record Losses, but Tropical Forests Are Still in Trouble

Satellite data suggest 2018 wasn't as bad as the previous two years for tropical deforestation, but the overall trend of losing trees continues.
W.H.O. Says Limited or No Screen Time for Children Under 5
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 23:02:43 GMT
W.H.O. Says Limited or No Screen Time for Children Under 5

Infants under 1 year old should not be exposed to electronic screens, and children between the ages of 2 and 4 should not have more than one daily hour of “sedentary screen time,” the agency said Wednesday.
Split 5 to 4, Supreme Court Deals a Blow to Class Arbitrations
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 16:29:07 GMT
Split 5 to 4, Supreme Court Deals a Blow to Class Arbitrations

The justices ruled that an arbitration clause in an employment contract barred workers from banding together to pursue privacy claims.
A Journalist’s Funeral Shows Northern Ireland’s Progress, and Its Regressions
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 23:20:29 GMT
A Journalist’s Funeral Shows Northern Ireland’s Progress, and Its Regressions

The life of a murdered journalist was celebrated by leading politicians not just from across Northern Ireland’s divided political spectrum, but from across the Irish Sea.
Kim Jong-un Meets Putin in Russia Amid Faltering U.S. Talks
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 04:44:35 GMT
Kim Jong-un Meets Putin in Russia Amid Faltering U.S. Talks

Mr. Kim and President Vladimir Putin met amid Mr. Kim’s efforts to build support for his approach to sanctions and nuclear disarmament.
Ukraine’s Newly Elected President Is Jewish. So Is Its Prime Minister. Not All Jews There Are Pleased.
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 22:10:27 GMT
Ukraine’s Newly Elected President Is Jewish. So Is Its Prime Minister. Not All Jews There Are Pleased.

Anti-Semitism is not the scourge it once was in Ukraine, but some Jews fear becoming targets as their prominence grows.
Tesla Posts Big Quarterly Loss as Its Electric-Car Sales Lag
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 01:13:51 GMT
Tesla Posts Big Quarterly Loss as Its Electric-Car Sales Lag

The $702 million loss exceeded expectations, but the company reaffirmed its guidance on the year’s deliveries. It said it was open to raising capital.
The Unbearable Lightness of Money Diaries
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 21:30:00 GMT
The Unbearable Lightness of Money Diaries

Money diaries give you a peek into someone else’s spending — but may leave you with a bad taste in your mouth.
No, You Don’t Have to Stop Apologizing
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 01:15:08 GMT
No, You Don’t Have to Stop Apologizing

A little reframing of how we think about saying sorry is all it takes.
Why ‘Find Your Passion’ Is Such Terrible Advice
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 02:00:03 GMT
Why ‘Find Your Passion’ Is Such Terrible Advice

Prepare for a hard truth: We’re pretty bad at most things when we first try them.
Plan a Careful Budget, Then Get Ready to Splurge
Wed, 03 Apr 2019 09:00:07 GMT
Plan a Careful Budget, Then Get Ready to Splurge

Even the most budget-conscious travelers have one thing they are willing to spend big on, from nonstop flights to luxurious hotel rooms to a black car waiting at the airport.
4 New Operas in 4 Months? Only in Berlin
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 07:54:50 GMT
4 New Operas in 4 Months? Only in Berlin

The opera season in many cities goes by without a single new work. Not here.
Critic’s Notebook: Tribeca Film Festival: 9 Filmmakers Who Should Be on Your Radar
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 22:51:40 GMT
Critic’s Notebook: Tribeca Film Festival: 9 Filmmakers Who Should Be on Your Radar

Their films may be flawed, but they reflect talent behind the camera. This is your chance to say you saw these directors when they were just starting out.
Nonfiction: A 500-Year-Old Tale of Intrigue, Greed and Betrayal
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 09:00:10 GMT
Nonfiction: A 500-Year-Old Tale of Intrigue, Greed and Betrayal

In “The Lost Gutenberg,” Margaret Davis traces the colorful history of a rare Bible through its owners.
lens: Andre Kertesz’s Photos From His Window
Thu, 28 Mar 2019 08:00:01 GMT
lens: Andre Kertesz’s Photos From His Window

The photographer’s images of Washington Square Park revealed, with affection and longing, a Hungarian émigré who was an outsider in his adopted land.
One Good Meal: A Men’s Wear Designer’s Favorite Breakfast Dish
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 21:17:26 GMT
One Good Meal: A Men’s Wear Designer’s Favorite Breakfast Dish

The San Francisco-based Evan Kinori relies on shakshuka, the tomato-and-egg casserole beloved in Israel, where his father was born.
Putting Down Your Phone May Help You Live Longer
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 21:19:36 GMT
Putting Down Your Phone May Help You Live Longer

By raising levels of the stress-related hormone cortisol, our phone time may also be threatening our long-term health.
Is Sex by Deception a Form of Rape?
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 09:00:01 GMT
Is Sex by Deception a Form of Rape?

Laws are seeking to elucidate the problem of “rape by fraud.”
These Otters Are Popular Pets in Asia. That May Be Their Undoing.
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 15:24:23 GMT
These Otters Are Popular Pets in Asia. That May Be Their Undoing.

Asian small-clawed otters are increasingly popular as novelty pets, particularly in Japan. Now international trade in the species may be banned.
Doctors: Getting to Know Our Patients
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 08:32:46 GMT
Doctors: Getting to Know Our Patients

Listening to patients is a critical part of a doctor’s education.
New bike racks aim to encourage biking to work, shopping downtown
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 19:39:34 -0400
New bike racks aim to encourage biking to work, shopping downtown

A network of bike racks is being installed in St. Cloud to encourage employees to bike to work and provide secure bike parking for downtown shoppers.
      
 
 
Boy thrown from mall balcony faces 'important week'
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 08:38:43 -0400
Boy thrown from mall balcony faces 'important week'

Family attorney would not confirm nor deny pastor's statement about boy's brain injury
      
 
 
'Pinocchio' re-imagined comes to the Paramount Center for the Arts
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 20:13:15 -0400
'Pinocchio' re-imagined comes to the Paramount Center for the Arts

Samantha Collen of the Minnesota Dance Ensemble has arranged an original production based off the stories of “Pinocchio.”
      
 
 
Here's the Summertime by George! lineup for 2019
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 16:20:18 -0400
Here's the Summertime by George! lineup for 2019

Take a look at which bands will be playing the ninth annual Summertime by George! concert series this summer in St. Cloud.
      
 
 
4-year grad rates decline in St. Cloud schools, but 7-year rates show student success
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 18:57:15 -0400
4-year grad rates decline in St. Cloud schools, but 7-year rates show student success

The state's new accountability system focuses on new measurement factors such as 7-year graduation rates and growth in student groups
      
 
 
Minnesota Senate GOP unveils tax bill with income tax cut
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 17:48:06 -0400
Minnesota Senate GOP unveils tax bill with income tax cut

Republicans who control the state Senate unveiled a bill Wednesday that they said will cut taxes for half of all Minnesota taxpayers.
      
 
 
St. Cloud State, 2 local companies awarded over $500,000 in workforce grants
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 15:15:00 -0400
St. Cloud State, 2 local companies awarded over $500,000 in workforce grants

SCSU, Nahan Printing and American Axle & Manufacturing were awarded workforce development grants totaling more than $500,000.
      
 
 
Backers of St. Paul's Grand Old Day cancel it this year
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 10:47:38 -0400
Backers of St. Paul's Grand Old Day cancel it this year

The costs for staging Grand Old Day were outstripping the money that was coming in, so organizers call 1-year timeout.
      
 
 
5 digital benefits of a St. Cloud Times subscription
Thu, 11 Apr 2019 10:41:48 -0400
5 digital benefits of a St. Cloud Times subscription

Be among the first to learn about breaking news in Central Minnesota with alerts, flip through a digital replica of St. Cloud Times, and more.
      
 
 
Readers pick Voit as SC Times Athlete of Week for third time
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 15:15:55 -0400
Readers pick Voit as SC Times Athlete of Week for third time

She allowed just one earned run on six hits while striking out nine for the Crusaders in their 3-1 victory against Becker
      
 
 
Wells Fargo closing its Sartell branch in July
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 18:26:21 -0400
Wells Fargo closing its Sartell branch in July

The branch will close July 17. Customers can visit the closest Wells Fargo locations in Sauk Rapids and St. Cloud.
      
 
 
Leaving an impression: Former Cathedral star on verge of SCSU strikeout record
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 15:17:47 -0400
Leaving an impression: Former Cathedral star on verge of SCSU strikeout record

Senior right-hander Dominic Austing, a St. Cloud Cathedral grad, has helped lead the Huskies to a No. 4 national ranking in NCAA Division II
      
 
 
Draft could determine future of Zimmer, Spielman — along with Vikings
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 20:49:06 -0400
Draft could determine future of Zimmer, Spielman — along with Vikings

With limited money for free agents, coach and GM need to make the right picks or their futures could be in doubt
      
 
 
Highway 15 from St. Augusta to Kimball to close May 6
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 13:06:09 -0400
Highway 15 from St. Augusta to Kimball to close May 6

Motorists should follow the signed detour. All local businesses and residences along Highway 15 will remain accessible during closure.
      
 
 
Hundreds of former Boy Scouts reveal new sexual abuse claims, exposing 150 alleged pedophiles
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 12:48:04 -0400
Hundreds of former Boy Scouts reveal new sexual abuse claims, exposing 150 alleged pedophiles

More than 200 individuals allege sexual abuse by members of the Boy Scouts of America, identifying 150 alleged pedophiles never before accused.
      
 
 
Future Division I pitcher part of Storm Senior Signing Day
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 01:29:22 -0400
Future Division I pitcher part of Storm Senior Signing Day

Left-hander Brady Posch, who is headed to Nebraska-Omaha, joins his Sauk Rapids classmates for a big signing celebration
      
 
 
Area scoreboard: Results for Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 22:37:34 -0400
Area scoreboard: Results for Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Area scoreboard: Results for Wednesday, April 24, 2019
      
 
 
Deaths
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 21:16:20 -0400
Deaths

Deaths reported Wednesday to the St. Cloud Times
      
 
 
Posch, Storm prepare for CLC rival
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 20:25:12 -0400
Posch, Storm prepare for CLC rival

Sauk Rapids senior Brady Posch talks about the Storm's upcoming game with St. Cloud Apollo.
      
 
 
Tiger Woods revitalizes the game of golf with Masters win
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 20:18:52 -0400
Tiger Woods revitalizes the game of golf with Masters win

What has Tiger Woods’ victory done for him and the state of golf?
      
 
 
2-Minute Drill: Larson named to Team USA World Juniors staff
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 19:36:15 -0400
2-Minute Drill: Larson named to Team USA World Juniors staff

2-Minute Drill: Larson named to Team USA World Juniors staff
      
 
 
Legislature must focus on gun violence prevention
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 18:00:03 -0400
Legislature must focus on gun violence prevention

Our legislators are playing politics instead of passing two important gun safety bills that are up for consideration.
      
 
 
Evolution of American diet proves to be our downfall
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 17:51:44 -0400
Evolution of American diet proves to be our downfall

For better or worse, we are what we eat and drink. That also identifies the degree to which we are healthy.
      
 
 
Scheels donation solidifies expansion at Sartell ice arena
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 15:24:35 -0400
Scheels donation solidifies expansion at Sartell ice arena

Sartell Youth Rec Center announces name of year-round facility as Scheels Athletic Complex after getting donation that will jump start the project
      
 
 
Rice Elementary becomes 'world school'
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 15:18:56 -0400
Rice Elementary becomes 'world school'

On Tuesday, Rice Elementary became one of just 24 Minnesota elementary schools authorized as an International Baccalaureate school.
      
 
 
25-year-old St. Cloud man survives being shot in head
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 15:14:10 -0400
25-year-old St. Cloud man survives being shot in head

Police find handgun, drugs in alley after Tuesday night shooting
      
 
 
After upgrading position, Walz names inclusion officer
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 09:14:53 -0400
After upgrading position, Walz names inclusion officer

Chris Taylor is tasked with diversifying state government's workforce of more than 30,000 people.
      
 
 
Meyer, Huskies hope to fill Faber
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 01:29:03 -0400
Meyer, Huskies hope to fill Faber

St. Cloud State's Mat Meyer, a senior from Sauk Rapids, talks about the Huskies' Fill Faber Field promotion on Saturday against Northern State.
      
 
 
Central Minnesota prep star performances for Saturday, Apr. 20 through Friday, Apr. 26
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 22:51:34 -0400
Central Minnesota prep star performances for Saturday, Apr. 20 through Friday, Apr. 26

Central Minnesota prep star performances for Saturday, Apr. 20 through Friday, Apr. 26
      
 
 
Area scoreboard: Results for Tuesday, April 23, 2019
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 22:54:41 -0400
Area scoreboard: Results for Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Area scoreboard: Results for Tuesday, April 23, 2019
      
 
 
SCSU star gets ready for Minot
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 21:43:05 -0400
SCSU star gets ready for Minot

Dominic Austing, a senior right-hander from St. Cloud Cathedral, talks about St. Cloud State's NSIC baseball doubleheader with Minot State
      
 
 
Deaths
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 21:13:14 -0400
Deaths

Deaths reported Tuesday to the St. Cloud Times
      
 
 
2-minute drill: Cathedral Softball Youth Night set for Friday
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 19:51:29 -0400
2-minute drill: Cathedral Softball Youth Night set for Friday

The Crusaders are giving away hot dogs and chips to all children ages 5-12 who come out for the game with Pierz
      
 
 
Masters tournament to offset winter weather blues
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 18:58:23 -0400
Masters tournament to offset winter weather blues

To play this week is “iffy,” so vicarious golf via television is your best bet.
      
 
 
Tri-County Humane Society earns $79K at annual fundraiser
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 11:30:05 -0400
Tri-County Humane Society earns $79K at annual fundraiser

The money earned at the Wine, Kibbles and Bids event will go to spaying and neutering efforts and shelter operations
      
 
 
MSHSL settles suit, allows boys to dance competitively
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 11:37:32 -0400
MSHSL settles suit, allows boys to dance competitively

2 boys sued, saying league's girls-only bylaws violate a federal law that bars sex discrimination in education programs that receive federal funds
      
 
 
Dryer fire in south side duplex causes $3,000 in damage
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 08:57:21 -0400
Dryer fire in south side duplex causes $3,000 in damage

St. Cloud fire: No one injured in the Monday morning fire
      
 
 
Area scoreboard: Results for Monday, April 22, 2019
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 22:05:52 -0400
Area scoreboard: Results for Monday, April 22, 2019

Area scoreboard: Results for Monday, April 22, 2019
      
 
 
Deaths
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 20:51:38 -0400
Deaths

Deaths reported Monday to the St. Cloud Times
      
 
 
Local forensic psychologist published second novel, has third planned
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 19:17:57 -0400
Local forensic psychologist published second novel, has third planned

Frank Weber will be talking about his books at Beaver Island Brewing Company Tuesday, April 23, at 6 p.m.
      
 
 
Courts Watch: St. Cloud man pleads guilty to charges in 2015 quarry fire
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 18:23:02 -0400
Courts Watch: St. Cloud man pleads guilty to charges in 2015 quarry fire

The St. Cloud Times has updates on sentences, pleas and other developments in local cases.
      
 
 
Sri Lankan students at SCSU to hold vigil for attack victims Tuesday
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 18:15:11 -0400
Sri Lankan students at SCSU to hold vigil for attack victims Tuesday

The vigil will be held 4-4:30 p.m. Tuesday outside Atwood Memorial Center on the Atwood Porch. Community members are invited to attend.
      
 
 
Minnesota farmers pitch ways to offer small dairies relief
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 17:31:13 -0400
Minnesota farmers pitch ways to offer small dairies relief

Minnesota farmers are considering ways to prevent the closure of small dairies during a sustained slump in milk prices.
      
 
 
Keep repair secure
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 16:03:15 -0400
Keep repair secure

Though well-meaning, we can’t let legislation undermine the safety, security and privacy of Minnesota consumers.
      
 
 
2-Minute Drill: SCSU's Duncanson earns Elite 18 Award
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 15:53:42 -0400
2-Minute Drill: SCSU's Duncanson earns Elite 18 Award

St. Cloud State senior Riley Duncanson was named the 2019 NSIC Elite 18 Award winner for men's golf on Saturday.
      
 
 
New hands-free driving bill may not have desired effect
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 15:50:19 -0400
New hands-free driving bill may not have desired effect

I have serious doubts that refraining from holding a phone will result in safer driving conditions when so many other distractions exist.
      
 
 
Nightlife, April 25-May 1
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 15:36:36 -0400
Nightlife, April 25-May 1

Nightlife, April 25-May 1
      
 
 
DA won't charge California couple, says they put kids in cribs and not cages
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 21:20:15 -0400
DA won't charge California couple, says they put kids in cribs and not cages

While the sheriff said he finds the cribs "heinous," he agreed with the district attorney that they're not illegal.