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16/06/2021
Npr: 'Forget The Alamo' Author Says We Have The Texas Origin Story All Wrong...
In a new book, Bryan Burrough and co-writers Chris Tomlinson and Jason Stanford challenge the historical lore of the Alamo — including the story that Davy Crockett refused to surrender. [Read more]
16/06/2021
Rt international: EU states recommend loosening of Covid travel restrictions for Americans...
Member states of the European Union (EU) decided on Wednesday to begin loosening restrictions for travelers from the United States. br [Read more]
16/06/2021
Cbs news: News of Mindy Kaling's "Scooby Doo" spinoff spurs reactions...
Velma, like Kaling, will be of East Asian descent and some on Twitter have shared racist opinions on this choice. [Read more]
16/06/2021
New York times: Covid has claimed more than 600,000 lives in the U.S....
The once-unthinkable number comes as the country's fight against Covid-19 has made big gains but remains unfinished, with millions not yet vaccinated. [Read more]
16/06/2021
Voa news: NASA, ESA Astronauts Take Space Walk to Install Solar Panels on ISS ...
Panels will provide boost in power from 160 kilowatts to 215 kilowatts [Read more]
16/06/2021
Bbc: US Senate votes to make Juneteenth a holiday...
Democratic and Republican senators hail the rare bipartisan measure in the evenly split chamber. [Read more]
16/06/2021
Nbc news: 'I am not John Doe': Victims of abusive UofM athletic doctor demand investigation...
"I am a man, a Michigan man, say my name," said former football player Jon Vaughn, who came out publicly as one of Dr. Robert Anderson's victims. [Read more]
16/06/2021
Abc news: Utah state attorney sorry for email rant to LGBT councilman...
A Utah state attorney angry about being awakened from a nap has apologized for sending an expletive-laden email to an LGBT politician campaigning to be the first Asian American elected to the Salt Lak [Read more]
16/06/2021
Cnn: Biden cancels $500 million in student debt for victims of for-profit school fraud...
The Department of Education is canceling $500 million in student loan debt for 18,000 former ITT Tech students defrauded by the now defunct for-profit college, another step the Biden administration is [Read more]
16/06/2021
Fox news: New Yorker mag knocks AG Garland for striving towards 'fairness and neutrality' in cases involving Trump...
The New Yorker appeared to have taken a swipe against Attorney General Merrick Garland over his "fairness and neutrality" stance towards recent DOJ decisions involving former President Trump. [Read more]
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17/06/2021
President Biden meets Russian President Vladimir Putin face-to-face Wednesday for the first time since Mr. Biden took office. The leaders are expected to discuss cyberattacks, the conflict with Ukraine and prisoner swaps in the summit hosted by Switzerland. CBS News foreign affairs and State Department correspondent Christina Ruffini join [Read more]
17/06/2021
President Biden addressed reporters on the tarmac in Switzerland before boarding Air Force One to head back to Washington, concluding his first foreign trip as president. Mr. Biden apologized for being a "wiseguy" to a reporter during his press conference following his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin. He also spoke about the [Read more]
17/06/2021
Many of the asylum cases filed by Central American migrants along the U.S.-Mexico border cite domestic violence and gang persecution. [Read more]
17/06/2021
President Joe Biden met with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday, and were expected to discuss recent actions by each country that affect the other's embassy, along with cyberattacks, the conflict with Ukraine and more. CBS News foreign affairs and State Department correspondent Christina Ruffini joins CBSN AM as the summit at V [Read more]
17/06/2021
"In trying to paint a mosaic of this community, we fell short. I'm truly sorry. I'm learning from the feedback, I thank you for raising it and listening," Lin-Manuel Miranda, the film's creator, said. [Read more]
17/06/2021
"You can never do right, it seems," Moreno said Tuesday. "I'm simply saying, can't you just wait a while and leave it alone?" [Read more]
17/06/2021
Velma, like Kaling, will be of East Asian descent and some on Twitter have shared racist opinions on this choice. [Read more]
17/06/2021
Ellen Burstyn reflects on her life and career in a letter to her younger self. The 88-year-old acting legend gives advice on pursuing your dreams, finding self-belief, and walking away from abuse. [Read more]
17/06/2021
"People are being poisoned every day" as study finds more than 50% of beauty products in the U.S. contain dangerous chemicals. [Read more]
17/06/2021
"I think the risk is really to the fall that this could spike a new epidemic heading into the fall," the former FDA commissioner said. [Read more]
17/06/2021
Arizona State University said it won't require face masks to be worn by those who are vaccinated, but will require unvaccinated students to be tested for COVID. [Read more]
17/06/2021
At $56,000 per year, Aduhelm "could be a real budget-buster" for the government health program, some experts say. [Read more]
17/06/2021
Alabama pastor held off push from group pushing to move already-conservative, largest U.S. Protestant denomination further right. Racial and sex abuse issues were front-and-center. [Read more]
17/06/2021
The central bank expects to raise interest rates twice by the end of 2023 after previously estimating there would be no interest rate hike until 2024. [Read more]
17/06/2021
Many of the asylum cases filed by Central American migrants along the U.S.-Mexico border cite domestic violence and gang persecution. [Read more]
17/06/2021
Putin called the meeting, the first since Biden took office in January, as "constructive." [Read more]
17/06/2021
Federal prosecutors slapped criminal charges Friday on nine Iranians accused of hacking to steal scientific research and other information from more than 300 universities and private companies. CBS News justice and homeland security correspondent Jeff Pegues reports. [Read more]
17/06/2021
Of all the major industries that spew out planet-warming greenhouse gasses, one stands out as unfixable - so far. Fossil fuel power plants can be replaced with wind and solar power. One can switch to electric cars. But as Mark Phillips reports from the British Aviation History Museum for the "CBS This Morning" series Eye on Earth, the one [Read more]
17/06/2021
A Boeing 737 burns about 750 gallons of jet fuel an hour and pollutes the air. In our Eye on Earth series, CBS's Mark Phillips found electric-powered flight could soon take off. [Read more]
17/06/2021
Vacationing in space is quickly becoming a reality, with several companies launching commercial programs to take civilians to outer space. Questions about sustainability and risk still remain, and the price tag is out of reach for everyone but the ultrawealthy. Mark Strassmann has more. [Read more]
17/06/2021
Thousands of treasure seekers flocked to the tiny South African village of KwaHlathi village, believing the area could contain diamonds. It came after a man dug up a crystal-like stone in an open field and put out word on social media of the discovery. As Debora Patta reports, the prospect of finding a diamond sent a ray of hope to one of [Read more]
17/06/2021
By the end of Ronaldo's press conference, Coca-Cola's shares had already started falling. [Read more]
17/06/2021
Many of the asylum cases filed by Central American migrants along the U.S.-Mexico border cite domestic violence and gang persecution. [Read more]
17/06/2021
Putin called the meeting, the first since Biden took office in January, as "constructive." [Read more]
17/06/2021
As the IRS distributes the $1,400 stimulus payments, some lawmakers say the money won't last three months. [Read more]
17/06/2021
Cybercriminals can take control of the fitness machines' camera and microphone, security firm warns. [Read more]
17/06/2021
The central bank expects to raise interest rates twice by the end of 2023 after previously estimating there would be no interest rate hike until 2024. [Read more]
17/06/2021
One homeowner in Alabama is five months behind on her mortgage and hopes she can strike a deal with her lender. [Read more]