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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 ItalyUSA TODAY
Deadly earthquake rocks central Italy; at least 21 dead and toll expected to riseWashington Post
'Town isn't here anymore' after 6.2 quake rocks ItalyNew York Daily News -Chicago Tribune -NPR -BBC News
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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
Zika babies may have a spectrum of brain damage beyond microcephalyThe Denver Post
Gov. Rick Scott confirms locally transmitted Zika virus case in Pinellas
ABC News -Fox News -Miami Herald -The Boston Globe
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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 06:38:40 GMT

Financial Express

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:
Syria Jarablus: Turkey pounds IS positions ahead of ground operationBBC News
US Joins Turkish Forces to Launch Push Against Islamic State in SyriaWall Street Journal
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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 immigrantsWashington Post
Trump says he's open to 'softening' immigration laws in 'Hannity' town hallFox News
Trump trying to shed label that he's a racistChicago Tribune
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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 provocationReuters
North Korean Submarine Launch Shows ProgressVoice of America
Asian stocks meander as investors await Fed speech; Oil downU.S. News & World Report
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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.Washington Post
Graduate Students Can Unionize at Private Colleges, US Labor Panel RulesWall Street Journal
Some graduate students have the right to unionize, Labor Board
NPR -Inside Higher Ed -Los Angeles Times -News & Observer
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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 FerrariBloomberg
Tesla touts speed and driving range with new upgraded batteryReuters
The Quickest Car You Can Buy Is Now a 4-Door Electric Family SedanSlate Magazine (blog)
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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 03:31:06 GMT

BBC News

UK woman stabbed to death at Australian backpackers' hostel
BBC News
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 travellerCBS News
Frenchman 'Shouting Allahu Akbar' Stabs British Woman To Death in AustraliaNewsweek
British woman, 21, killed in Australian backpackers' hostel attack by knifeman 'shouting Allahu Akbar'
Daily Mail -The Guardian -Reuters
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