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Hong Kong's weekend of peaceful protests

CNN - 5 hours 20 min ago
Despite pouring rain, organizers estimate 1.7 million people attended an anti-government march in Hong Kong. CNN's Ivan Watson reports

Our Kids Do Not Need a Weight Watchers App

NY Times - 5 hours 24 min ago
A registered dietitian explains why you should never put your child on a diet.

Personal Data About Small-Donor Democrats Is All Over the Internet

NY Times - 5 hours 24 min ago
The blame lies not with Russian hackers but with the presidential candidates and the federal government.

Where Went My Empty Nest?

NY Times - 5 hours 24 min ago
Welcoming your children back home after college is great, but as a parent, the adjustment can also be jarring.

Rethinking America’s Approach to the World

NY Times - 5 hours 25 min ago
It’s time to reverse the reliance on military action rather than diplomacy.

Officer in ‘I Can’t Breathe’ Chokehold Was ‘Untruthful,’ Judge Says

NY Times - 5 hours 29 min ago
The account Officer Daniel Pantaleo gave after Eric Garner died was “implausible and self-serving,” according to the opinion obtained by The New York Times.

The People of Central Park West Want Their Parking Spaces (Sorry, Cyclists)

NY Times - 5 hours 29 min ago
The city wants to carve out more space for cyclists. Opponents say the city is becoming increasingly hostile to drivers.

9 injured after a tree falls on tent during lightning strike

CNN - 5 hours 39 min ago
Nine people were injured in Pennsylvania Sunday after lightning struck a tree causing it to fall on a tent, said Bill Oettinger, the emergency management coordinator for Lower Southampton Township.

‘It’s Not the Same’: Why War Refugees Who Helped Revive St. Louis Are Leaving

NY Times - 5 hours 43 min ago
A population of Bosnians, up to 70,000 at its peak, is moving out of the city in search of safer neighborhoods and better opportunities.

Hammerhead shark snatches catch from fisherman's hand

CNN - 5 hours 50 min ago
A fisherman got quite a shock when a 14-foot hammerhead shark stole the tarpon he was trying to pull into his boat. CNN affiliate Bay News 9 reports.

Dems face backlash for participating in Mark Halperin's book

CNN - 6 hours 7 min ago
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What a shot! 26 amazing sports photos

CNN - Sun, 2019-08-18 22:59
Take a look at 26 amazing sports photos from August 12 to August 18.

New Zealand finally trying to decriminalize abortion

CNN - Sun, 2019-08-18 22:24
Veronica was 21 years old and scared.

Ohio: Man allegedly threatened a shooting at a Jewish center

CNN - Sun, 2019-08-18 22:18
A 20-year-old man who allegedly threatened to carry out a shooting at a Jewish community center in Youngstown, Ohio, has been arrested, according to police.

The master shipbuilder keeping his country's maritime past alive -- in miniature

CNN - Sun, 2019-08-18 22:02
Master shipbuilder Tam Kam Chun is on a mission. Every day, the 71-year-old spends hours at an abandoned Macao shipyard, hunched over a table, hard at work. With only stray dogs for company and a single electric fan to keep him cool, he meticulously hand-crafts the sort of fishing boats that have been made here for generations.
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