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  • Two cranes were toppled at the Hard Rock Hotel in New Orleans. The next step is searching for bodies

    (CNN) — Now that two cranes at the partially collapsed Hard Rock Hotel in New Orleans are toppled, crews can begin searching for two bodies that remain in the debris, city officials said Sunday. Video showed the cranes tumbling down on Sunday after strategically placed explosives detonated not long after 2:30 p.m. local time (3:30 p.m. ET). Warning horns were heard blaring moments before the construction cranes, which had towered over the damaged construction site, snapped into pieces and toppled. […]

  • Former Baltimore Mayor and Nancy Pelosi’s brother Thomas D’Alesandro III has died

    (CNN) — Thomas D’Alesandro III, a former Baltimore mayor who led the city during the 1968 riots and brother of Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, has died. “My husband Paul and our entire family are devastated by the loss of our patriarch, my beloved brother, Thomas D’Alesandro III,” Pelosi said Sunday in a statement released by her office. “Tommy was the finest public servant I have ever known.” The Baltimore Sun reported D’Alesandro, who served as Baltimore’s mayor from 1967 to 1971, died […]

  • This football coach disarmed a student with a gun. Then he hugged him

    (CNN) — A high school football and track coach in Portland, Oregon, was celebrated as a hero earlier this year after he disarmed a student with a shotgun. The student walked into a classroom at Parkrose High School in May, intending to use the firearm to take his own life, the Multnomah County District Attorney’s office said in a statement last week. At the time, reports said the coach, Keanon Lowe, tackled the student. But according to emotional surveillance footage […]

  • Mulvaney again denies Trump-Ukraine quid pro quo

    (CNN) — Acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney on Sunday aggressively denied that he admitted last week a quid pro quo between President Donald Trump and Ukraine, saying again that he was misunderstood and that no such agreement occurred. During a White House press conference on Thursday afternoon, Mulvaney said Trump held up an aid package to Ukraine in exchange for an investigation into an unsubstantiated theory that Ukraine, not Russia, was responsible for hacking Democratic Party emails in 2016. On Thursday evening, Mulvaney […]

  • Atatiana Jefferson’s father gets a restraining order to delay her funeral and burial

    FORT WORTH, Texas (CNN) – The burial of Atatiana Jefferson, who was fatally shot by a Fort Worth police officer, has been delayed after her father was granted a temporary restraining order, according to court records. Jefferson’s family as well as dozens of Fort Worth-area residents were expected to gather at The Potter’s House in Dallas on Saturday, a week after an officer killed her while she was inside her home. Police arrived at her house while she was with […]

  • Elderly woman recovering from dog attack

    PLYMOUTH, Pa. (WNEP) — Marge Scott returned to her home in Plymouth after getting the latest in a series of rabies shots. She needs the shots after being attacked and bitten by a dog on Tuesday. Marge says she was waiting here in front her home on Girard Avenue when two dogs she didn’t recognize came up from behind. One dog grabbed her leg and bit her at least five times. After neighbors helped her get inside, she went to […]

  • Hillary Clinton suggests Russians are ‘grooming’ Tulsi Gabbard for third-party run

    WASHINGTON (CNN) – Former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton said Thursday the Russians are currently “grooming” a Democrat running in the presidential primary to run as a third-party candidate and champion their interests. The comment appears to be directed at Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, who has been accused of being cozy with Russia in the past. “I’m not making any predictions, but I think they’ve got their eye on somebody who is currently in the Democratic primary and are grooming […]

  • Johnson & Johnson recalls baby powder due to asbestos concerns

    OKLAHOMA CITY (CNN) – Johnson & Johnson announced on Friday that it’s initiating a voluntary recall in the United States of its popular Johnson’s Baby Powder due to low levels of asbestos contamination. The recall, which is limited to one lot of baby powder bottles produced and shipped in the United States last year, comes in response to a US Food and Drug Administration test that found levels of chrysotile asbestos contamination in samples from a bottle purchased online, according […]

  • Exclusive: Giuliani pushed Trump administration to grant a visa to a Ukrainian official promising dirt on Democrats

    WASHINGTON (CNN) – Career diplomat George Kent told congressional investigators in his closed-door testimony this week that Rudy Giuliani asked the State Department and the White House to grant a visa to the former Ukrainian official who Joe Biden had pushed to have removed when he was vice president, according to four people familiar with Kent’s testimony. Kent, the deputy assistant secretary of state for European and Eurasian affairs, testified that around January 2019 Giuliani requested a visa for former […]

  • An African American security guard asked a student to not call him the n-word. That request got him fired

    WISCONSIN (CNN) – An African American security guard told a student to stop calling him the n-word. It cost him his job. Marlon Anderson was a security guard at Madison West High School in Wisconsin. Last Wednesday, he was called in to help the assistant principal escort a student from school grounds, he told CNN. The student was resisting, including yelling and pushing the principal. Anderson called for backup, and the student started yelling expletives at him, including the racial […]

  • Trump announces he will nominate deputy energy secretary to replace Rick Perry in top post

    WASHINGTON (CNN) – President Donald Trump announced Friday that he plans to nominate Deputy Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette to replace Secretary of Energy Rick Perry. “Dan’s experience in the sector is unparalleled,” Trump wrote on Twitter Friday. “A total professional, I have no doubt that Dan will do a great job!” Perry said on Thursday that he plans to leave his post later this year after he informed Trump of his intention to resign. Trump also praised the current secretary, […]

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