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Saturday Night Live tackled the recent controversy over the removal of CNN’s Jim Acosta’s credentials on “Weekend Update”, as a “White House intern” appeared on the show and snatched co-anchor Colin Jost’s pencil. It came just four days after Acosta was denied entrance into the White House for “placing hands on...
The 2018 iteration of Singles' Day, the shopping and entertainment extravaganza from Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba BABA -2.78%, has ended, with the company notching another record sales day. But with this Singles' Day—10 years after Alibaba first made 11/11 a shopping event to celebrate those still on their own—there is much more to analyze than that. With Alibaba having expanded...
Canadian singer Neil Young attacked U.S. President Donald Trump as an “unfit leader” and climate-changedenier on Sunday, after California’s raging wildfires wiped out the rocker’s home in Malibu. READ MORE: Desperate search for California wildfire victims continues as death toll reaches 31 Young accused Trump of ignoring climate change and playing politics with the wildfires in California,...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fZQnepA7lFA The Canadian Border Services Agency is collecting the DNA of immigrants and using ancestry websites to find long-lost family members in order to establish nationalities. “CBSA has said that they are using genetic profiling and uploading that information to websites to assist in their investigations for deportation,” Toronto immigration lawyer David Cote told Global...
China says it will allow trading in products made from endangered tigers and rhinos under “special circumstances,” reversing a previous ban and bringing condemnation from conservation groups. A notice from the Cabinet issued Monday avoided mentioning any change in the law, saying instead that it would “control” the trade and that...
A Lion Air flight with at least 189 people on board is believed to have sunk after crashing into the sea off Indonesia’s island of Java on Monday, shortly after take off from the capital on its way to the country’s tin-mining hub, officials said. A spokesman for Indonesia’s search...
U.S. President Donald Trump condemned “vile” anti-Semitism following a deadly mass shooting at Pittsburgh’s Tree of Life Congregation Synagogue Saturday. READ MORE: What we know about Robert Bowers, suspect in Pittsburgh synagogue shooting The president suggested the person responsible should face the death penalty. “I think one thing we should do is we would stiffen up our...
Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia Mohammed bin Salman broke his silence Wednesday, promising an investigation into the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Turkish officials claim to have evidence that the prince personally ordered his outspoken critic’s assassination. But as Jeff Semple reports, the prince’s speech served as a reminder...
The Indianapolis Zoo says a lion has died in a fight with another lion. The zoo said Friday that an adult female, Zuri, attacked 10-year-old male Nyack in their outdoor yard Monday before the zoo opened for the day. The zoo says the two had been housed together for eight years...
An obituary for a woman who died after struggling from drug addiction is shedding light on the power of addiction, and is a message to help people see the disease for what it really is. Madelyn Ellen Linsenmeir, who passed away on Oct. 7 at the age of 30, was...

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White House aide who took Jim Acosta’s mic returns on SNL to take pencil

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Alibaba’s Singles’ Day Hits Another Record: 3 Takeaways Beyond The Big Number

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Neil Young blasts Trump as ‘unfit’ after California fire destroys Canadian’s home

Canadian singer Neil Young attacked U.S. President Donald Trump as an “unfit leader” and climate-changedenier on Sunday, after California’s raging wildfires wiped out the rocker’s home in Malibu. READ MORE: Desperate...

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