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A week of Chinese air rage

CNN World - Fri, 12/19/2014 - 04:28
Yesterday's news? Nope, it's another spate of air rage incidents involving misbehaving Chinese tourists on planes.
Categories: International News

Hong Kong tycoon and ex-official found guilty in corruption trial

CNN World - Fri, 12/19/2014 - 04:24
A billionaire who jointly controls Asia's biggest property development company and a former No. 2 official of Hong Kong were found guilty of conspiracy to commit misconduct in the city's biggest corruption trial.
Categories: International News

Ebola nurse: Why did they kill my dog?

CNN World - Fri, 12/19/2014 - 04:23
It's a long road to recovery for Spanish nurse's assistant Teresa Romero Ramos.
Categories: International News

Secret Service pulled 'beyond limits'

CNN - Fri, 12/19/2014 - 02:22
The Secret Service is stretched; and needs more training, more staff and a director from outside its ranks -- and the White House needs a better fence -- an independent review has found.
Categories: National News

The man who was 'Stephen Colbert'

CNN Entertainment - Fri, 12/19/2014 - 00:59
On Thursday night, Stephen Colbert -- the pugnacious, "nation"-inspiring champion -- will host his last "Colbert Report" on Comedy Central. About six months from now, he will take a new role as host of CBS' "Late Show."
Categories: Entertainment News

Avon fined for bribing Chinese officials with Gucci bags

Business News - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 23:57
Beauty goods company Avon has been fined $135 million by the SEC for bribing Chinese officials with luxury goods -- everything from Gucci bags to Tiffany pens.

Russia crisis hurts these brands the most

Business News - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 22:14
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Uber agrees to temporarily suspend service in Portland

Business News - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 19:13
Uber is standing down for the next three months in Portland, just one of the cities where it has run into trouble.

Watch Friday's show!

CNN - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 19:00
December 19, 2014
Categories: National News

MSU Posts Second-Highest Cumulative GPA Ever

Bulldog Beat - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 18:19
STARKVILLE, Miss. – It was a banner fall semester in the classroom for Mississippi State student-athletes as they combined to record a 3.02 cumulative grade-point average, representing the second-highest mark ever, the MSU Athletic Department announced Thursday.

Ralph Lauren chastised for Native American ads

CNN - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 17:48
Ralph Lauren's 2014 holiday ad campaign for its RRL line is being raked over the coals on social media for its "assimilation aesthetic," featuring what appear to be antique photos of stoic Native Americans dressed in Western attire.
Categories: National News

Dow jumps 421 points. Best day since 2011

Business News - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 17:35
Scrooge has left the building. Heck, he's not even on the same planet anymore.

'The Big Lebowski': Now preserved for all time

CNN - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 17:23
"The Big Lebowski," "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" and "Saving Private Ryan" have long been national treasures, but the Library of Congress just made it official.
Categories: National News

Froot Loops as landscapes

CNN - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 16:31
Categories: National News

A different kind of hat trick

CNN - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 16:26
A baseball hat Babe Ruth wore during his 1934 tour of Japan just sold for $303,277 on the site Grey Flannel Auctions.
Categories: National News

Boston bomb suspect Tsarnaev gets words of encouragement

CNN - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 16:05
Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev told a judge Thursday he was satisfied with his defense lawyers at what is expected to be the final public hearing before his death penalty trial begins on January 5.
Categories: National News

#SaveBela campaign may spare dog's life

CNN - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 15:59
Connie Lay made an unusual request in her will before she died last month in Aurora, Indiana: She asked that her German shepherd, Bela, be euthanized and buried with her.
Categories: National News

Top 1%: What they made, what they paid

Business News - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 15:57
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Lavendera: My Cuban roots. It's complicated

CNN - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 15:41
In June of 1960, my father was a 14-year-old Cuban boy with a round-trip airline ticket from Havana to Madrid, Spain. He spent the summer with family in Spain while Cuba fell deeper and deeper into Fidel Castro's revolution. He didn't realize the extent to which his life back home was quickly crumbling and that the winds of revolution were about to change his life forever.
Categories: National News

Texas is in danger of a recession

Business News - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 15:38
Turmoil in the oil market could knock Texas into a recession.
The Coahoma Bulldogs might want to petition AT&T for a sponsorship package after their...
It probably wouldn’t surprise anyone if the Grape Creek Lady Eagles had decided to purchase Kasey...
It is probably pretty safe to say Tobyn Tannehill, Kei-Shawn Broussard and Ty Sealy won’t be...
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