Wed, 24 Aug 2016 08:26:26 GMT
Italy earthquake leaves 21 dead, Amatrice town in ruins
Are you in Italy? Are you affected by the earthquake? If it's safe for you to do so, WhatsApp us on +44 7435 939 154 to share your photos, experiences and video. Please tag #CNNiReport in your message. (CNN) A strong, shallow earthquake hit central ...
Dozens feared dead after 6.2 earthquake strikes Italy
Deadly earthquake rocks central Italy; at least 21 dead and toll expected to rise
'Town isn't here anymore' after 6.2 quake rocks Italy
Wed, 24 Aug 2016 00:44:53 GMT
New York Times
Brain Scans of Brazilian Babies Show Array of Zika Effects
New York Times
Images show the damage inflicted on the heads of twin girls born with the Zika virus. Credit Radiology. The images tell a heartbreaking story: Zika's calamitous attack on the brains of babies — as seen from the inside. A study of brain scans and ...
Expect More US Zika Virus Cases, Experts Say
Zika babies may have a spectrum of brain damage beyond microcephaly
Gov. Rick Scott confirms locally transmitted Zika virus case in Pinellas County
Wed, 24 Aug 2016 06:38:40 GMT
Turkish troops launch anti-ISIS offensive in northern Syria
Istanbul, Turkey (CNN) Turkey has launched a military operation against ISIS in the north of Syria, Turkish state media has reported. The aim is to secure territory along its border with Syria from the ISIS threat, officials told Turkey's semi-official ...
Turkey Special Ops Backed by US Fighter Jets Attack ISIS in Northern: Officials
Syria Jarablus: Turkey pounds IS positions ahead of ground operation
US Joins Turkish Forces to Launch Push Against Islamic State in Syria
Wed, 24 Aug 2016 01:22:58 GMT
Trump: 'There could certainly be a softening' on immigration stance
Washington (CNN) Donald Trump says there could be a "softening" in his hardline immigration proposals -- though he did not provide detail and his campaign so far has yet to offer a coordinated message on whether there's been a shift in policy. Speaking ...
Trump open to 'softening' laws to help illegal immigrants
Trump says he's open to 'softening' immigration laws in 'Hannity' town hall
Trump trying to shed label that he's a racist
Wed, 24 Aug 2016 03:09:11 GMT
North Korea test fires ballistic missile from submarine
Seoul (CNN) North Korea test fired a submarine-based ballistic missile from its east coast on Wednesday, South Korean authorities said. The launch took place at 5:30 a.m. local time, according to a statement from the South Korean Foreign Ministry.
Japan, China, South Korea to urge North Korea to stop provocation
North Korean Submarine Launch Shows Progress
Asian stocks meander as investors await Fed speech; Oil down
Tue, 23 Aug 2016 17:41:34 GMT
New York Times
Graduate Students Clear Hurdle in Effort to Form Union
New York Times
Punctuating a string of Obama-era moves to shore up labor rights and expand protections for workers, the National Labor Relations Board ruled Tuesday that students who work as teaching and research assistants at private universities have a federally ...
Are they students? Or are they employees? NLRB rules that graduate students are employees.
Graduate Students Can Unionize at Private Colleges, US Labor Panel Rules
Some graduate students have the right to unionize, Labor Board says
Tue, 23 Aug 2016 21:38:31 GMT
Tesla punches up battery life, range and speed for new Model S, Model X
Tesla's new battery pack is all about going the distance, and going faster than any mass-produced car has ever gone. Tesla announced new versions of its Model S sedan and Model X crossover Tuesday, with substantially faster acceleration and longer ...
Here's How the New Teslas Stack Up Against Bugatti, Lamborghini, and Ferrari
Tesla touts speed and driving range with new upgraded battery
The Quickest Car You Can Buy Is Now a 4-Door Electric Family Sedan
Wed, 24 Aug 2016 03:31:06 GMT
UK woman stabbed to death at Australian backpackers' hostel
A 21-year-old British woman has died after she was attacked with a knife in front of 30 people at an Australian backpackers' hostel. A 30-year-old British man was also severely injured in the attack, near Townsville, in Queensland. Police are ...
Man shouting "Allahu akbar" fatally stabs British traveller
Frenchman 'Shouting Allahu Akbar' Stabs British Woman To Death in Australia
British woman, 21, killed in Australian backpackers' hostel attack by knifeman 'shouting Allahu Akbar'