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Fears of Maldives Crisis Ease After President Concedes Election Loss

NY Times - 5 hours 22 sec ago
Official results give a decisive victory to the opposition candidate, Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, who promised to restore democratic freedoms and warmer ties with India.

Hong Kong Bans Pro-Independence Party

NY Times - 6 hours 11 min ago
The small party, with a handful of members and no elected lawmakers, had attracted government scrutiny for its call for Hong Kong independence from China.

Study: Breastfeeding better for babies' weight gain than pumping

CNN - 6 hours 13 min ago
Research has already shown a link between breastfeeding and lower obesity risk for babies. But a new study finds another association: "Breast is best" for them even compared with giving babies breast milk out of the bottle.

President Trump’s claims about NAFTA and the U.S. auto industry

Washington Post - 6 hours 34 min ago
The president says NAFTA cost "millions of jobs" in the United States, but most studies say the trade deal had a modest effect.

Graham: 'Not going to ruin' Kavanaugh over Ford's accusation

CNN - 6 hours 35 min ago
South Carolina GOP Sen. Lindsey Graham said Sunday that he does not expect to be swayed against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh even after he hears from Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who has accused him of sexual assault.

Australian authorities kill 6 sharks in area of two attacks

CNN - 6 hours 50 min ago
Australian fisheries authorities have killed six sharks in the area of the Whitsunday Islands where two people were critically injured in shark attacks last week.

Sexual Harassment Allegations Wipe a Name Off the Map

NY Times - 7 hours 4 min ago
The geologist David Marchant was so renowned he had an Antarctic glacier named after him. The honor was stripped away after he was accused of sexual harassment in the field.

Tiger Woods, Golf’s Dominant Force, Hoists a Trophy Once Again

NY Times - 7 hours 11 min ago
Four back operations derailed Woods’s career, but he returned to the PGA Tour this season and at 42 staged one of the more remarkable comebacks in sports history, winning the Tour Championship.
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