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1 student injured in Florida high school shooting; suspect in custody, officials say
A suspect was taken into custody Friday following a shooting at a high school in central Florida, authorities said. Gunshots broke out Friday morning at Forest High School in Ocala, some 38 miles south of Gainesville. Within minutes, a school resource officer on campus found a 17-year-old student who had...
RMV mistakenly tells thousands of drivers their licenses are suspended
Thousands of Massachusetts drivers received false notifications last week that their licenses had been suspended due to unpaid fees. The letters were mailed out because of a technical glitch in a new computer system at the Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles. The letters, which stated that drivers “must immediately cease...
Wells Fargo agrees to pay $1 billion to settle customer abuse claims
Wells Fargo agreed Friday to pay $1 billion to settle with two U.S. regulators who accused the nation’s third largest bank of abusing its customers. Interested in Wells Fargo? Add Wells Fargo as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Wells Fargo news, video, and analysis from...

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North Korea suspends nuclear and missile tests, state media says
North Korea says it has suspended nuclear and long-range missile tests and plans to close its nuclear test site.The North's official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) said the suspension of nuclear and ICBM tests went into effect Saturday.The North also vowed to actively engage with regional neighbours and...
Arsene Wenger ends 22-year run at Arsenal
Arsene Wenger is leaving Arsenal after 22 seasons in charge against the backdrop of growing disillusionment from fans as the team struggles to compete for the Premier League title.The 68-year-old Frenchman said Friday he will leave the London club at the end of the season, ending the tenure...
'Good Samaritan' attacked at Southgate Centre has died, according to Facebook post
A man who was assaulted while trying to intervene in a robbery attempt at the Southgate Centre earlier this week has died, according to a Facebook post from his wife.Sharon Armstrong said on Facebook on Friday afternoon that her husband, Iain Armstrong, had died. Iain Armstrong suffered severe head trauma on Tuesday after stepping in when he saw a...

CCN NEWS

From 'The Exorcist' to 'Westworld,' the '70s mount a comeback
This weekend brings two projects whose roots hearken back not just to that period but specifically 1973: "Westworld," the second season of HBO's reengineered update of Michael Crichton's tale; and "The Devil and Father Amorth," a documentary -- complete with a recorded exorcism -- from "The Exorcist" director...
Trump: Russia probe is a hoax
In bringing on Giuliani, a former US attorney for the Southern District of New York, the President adds a high-profile name, trusted confidant and dogged defender in an investigation that Trump has denounced as a "witch hunt."His hiring and that of two other new lawyers, respected white-collar criminal...
Natalie Portman cancels Israel trip for award, citing 'distressing' events
Story highlightsActress had been named winner of prize, dubbed "Jewish Nobel"June ceremony canceled after Portman calls off tripThe Genesis Prize Foundation said Thursday that a representative for the actress informed the organization that "recent events in Israel have been extremely distressing to her and she does not feel...

CTV NEWS

Three adults dead in Alberta highway crash, five-year-old survives
BEISEKER, Alta. - Three people have been killed in a traffic crash northeast of Calgary. RCMP say a man, a woman and a child were in one vehicle that collided with another driven by a woman...
Albi Shani attends the Spectrum Works job fair
Albi Shani studied to be a health records clerk, but he’s struggled to find work in his chosen field. Instead, he’s been working part-time at a grocery store collecting shopping carts. But on Friday, Shani was...
David Herle speaks to CP24
The Canadian Press Published Friday, April 20,...

HUFFINGTON POST NEWS

Coroner Reclassifies A Man's Suspicious Death After HuffPost Investigates
NEW ORLEANS ― The death certificate for Shawn Arthur, a man who died after meeting a woman through a dating app, has been changed from “accidental” to “undetermined.” While the reclassification might eventually push the case into a courtroom, it’s not sitting well with Arthur’s father, who wanted it...
Unarmed Black Man Killed In 'Mind-Boggling,' Unjustified Barrage Of Police Gunfire: Lawyer
A lawyer representing relatives of an unarmed black man killed in a hail of police bullets in a California Walmart parking lot accuses officers of profiling, stalking and unjustifiably shooting him. Diante “Butchie” Yarber, 26, who had been driving his cousin and friends to a Walmart in Barstow, died...
Don't Count On 'Me Too' To Sway The Bill Cosby Jury
In early April, Judge Steve O’Neil asked potential jurors in Bill Cosby’s sex assault retrial a question he couldn’t have asked 10 months ago: “Do you know about, or have any knowledge of, the ‘Me Too’ movement or allegations of sexual misconduct in the entertainment industry?” Of the...

NEW YORK TIMES NEWS

Pressure to Release Comey Memos May Have Backfired on G.O.P.
But by the time the actual memos appeared, the details were already known, and some Republicans suggested the real import of the memos was that they indicated that there was no obstruction of justice case.“I don’t know that it was...
Tesla Factory Safety Under Scrutiny After Worker Is Injured
Tesla is already under scrutiny because of its uncertain financial outlook, troubles producing a new model and safety questions about its driver-assistance technology.Now it is coming under fire on a new front: workplace injuries.California’s job safety watchdog said Friday that it was investigating a recent incident at the...
with …: Rachel Weisz Has a Big Surprise
Ms. Weisz’s character, a photographer named Ronit now living in New York, comes back for her father’s funeral and gets ensorcelled by her old love, Esti, who is now married to the rabbi’s protégé, Dovid, played by Alessandro Nivola. The movie focuses both on this taboo triangle and...

QUARTZ NEWS

This 4/20, there's weed that's wonderful for lightweights
Subscribe to the Quartzy newsletter to receive this in your inbox each Friday. Happy Friday! Recently, at the end of a surf trip with several friends, my pal Tim passed me a pipe packed with sticky green buds. I’m not much of a social smoker (more of a one-hitter-before-chores type)...
Singapore’s prime minister schools Trump on how trade actually works
The prime minister of Singapore is really not cool with Donald Trump’s tariffs. In a Washington Post op-ed this week, Lee Hsien Loong condemned Trump’s trade barriers as “not the correct solution.” His key point: As economists have pointed out, when assessing economic relationships, what matters...
The scientifically proven explanation for why better gun control really will stop school violence
On the 19-year anniversary of the Columbine school shooting, the US honors the National Day of Action to Prevent Gun Violence in Schools today (April 20). Debating the best way to control gun violence in the US often seems like a daunting exercise. But social...

REUTERS NEWS

Brigitte Bardot: actresses complain about harassment to get attention
(Reuters Health) - Narcotic painkillers can be particularly dangerous for patients who also take tranquilizing drugs known as benzodiazepines, but a study suggests doctors are still over-prescribing this combination of medicines. Benzodiazepines, which can treat anxiety, insomnia, seizures and other problems, “are widely used by patients and...
Jane Rosenthal lives life on the Hollywood high wire
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Movie producers do not turn into household names as often as actors and directors, but Jane Rosenthal leapt to that level, and not just for her feature film projects. FILE PHOTO: Jane Rosenthal, co-founder of the Tribeca Film Festival, poses on red carpet...
Brigitte Bardot: actresses complain about harassment to get attention
(Reuters Health) - Yoga, exercise, education and personal skills training are among the many types of interventions that may help kids improve what’s known as self-regulation, or their ability to manage their behavior and emotions, a study suggests. Self-regulation covers a lot of things that kids need...

THE ECONOMIST NEWS

Some American startups are borrowing ideas from China
“WHEN you enter with that level of hubris and arrogance, you don’t create trust.” So declared a member of San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors this week. He was upset about the sudden appearance of dockless electric scooters, rented via smartphone, all over the city. Several American startups...
Fossil tracks in the Alps help explain dinosaur evolution
THAT the dinosaurs went out with a bang is well known. About 66m years ago a large space rock hit what is now southern Mexico. As a consequence, and with the assistance of some enormous volcanic eruptions on the other side of the planet, the terrible lizards were...
TELEGRAM, a sleek online messaging service founded in 2013, has 200m users worldwide. About 15m of them are in Russia, the homeland of its founder, Pavel Durov. Russia’s business and political elite have taken to its anonymous “channel” feature to dish out insider gossip. Even the Kremlin has...

THE HILL NEWS

WATCH: Sanders calls direct talks with North Korea ‘a step forward’
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) on Thursday told The Hill that direct talks between the Trump administration and North Korea represent “a step forward.”But the liberal senator said he still can’t support CIA Director Mike Pompeo’s confirmation as secretary of State.“I think the idea of sitting down and having direct negotiations...
Steel exec at center of tariff fight predicts Trump will negotiate import quotas with allies
An American steel industry executive at the center of the trade war with China says he's confident President Trump will ultimately negotiate import quotas with U.S. allies stung by the recent imposition of a 25 percent tariff on foreign steel.Todd Leebow, CEO of Majestic Steel in Ohio, cheered...
WATCH: Expert says Trump-North Korea talks could be his 'crowning achievement' — or lead to war
Proposed talks between President Trump and North Korea leader Kim Jong Un could be Trump’s "crowning achievement" if they go well, or lead to war in they fail, an Asia security expert tells The Hill. Trump on Thursday agreed to sit down with Kim in the coming months, though...

VICE NEWS

Brownies vs. Joints: Vote for the Best Way to Get High
Happy 4/20, my dearest friends! We made it. This week, we asked our readers to vote on the best way to get stoned and we're down to the last two—the championship round.So vote now. Polls close at 4:20PM today. And then we'll finally know the best way to...
Tim Hetherington's Photos Are a Tender Look at Male Sexuality and War
"Doc" Kelso enjoys a joke while waiting around during a lull in the fighting at Restrepo. Korengal Valley, Kunar Province, Afghanistan. July 2008 © Tim HetheringtonOn April 20, 2011, two months into the Libyan Civil War, British photojournalist Tim Hetherington was on the front lines with rebel forces at Misrata when...
The 'Super Troopers 2' Cast on Who They’d Most Want to Smoke a Blunt With Meow
There’s a specific scene in Super Troopers 2 where some drug-induced cops hallucinate the words “Highway Patrol”, which pretty much spells out, “High Patrol.” There’s little shock in who make up the audience of the Super Trooper franchise—the damn thing was released on 4/20, some 17 years...

WALL STREET JOURNALS NEWS

How Tony Podesta, a Washington Power Broker, Lost It All
How Tony Podesta, a Washington Power Broker, Lost It All - WSJ
National Enquirer Parent, Staunch Trump Backer, Faces Mounting Debt, Shrinking Sales
The National Enquirer’s parent company, American Media Inc., has said the tabloid’s plentiful and positive coverage of President Donald Trump has been good for business. If so, it hasn’t been enough to boost the company’s overall performance. Nonpublic AMI financial reports reviewed by...

FUN VIDEOS

Equalizer 2 Trailer Has Denzel Washington Back in Action
Sony Pictures has released the first trailer for The Equalizer 2, the long-awaited follow-up to 2014's The Equalizer, which hits theaters this summer. Denzel Washington returns to reprise his role as Robert McCall from the original movie, which itself was a theatrical remake of the 1980s hit TV...
Soft Matter Trailer Wants to Be Shape of Water Meets Get Out
Love The Shape of Water? Absolutely adore Get Out? Well, then, someone has made a movie just for you. And it's really short, so if it sucks, you don't have to worry about wasting much of your time. That's right, we have the first trailer for Soft Matter,...
Mary Shelley Trailer: Elle Fanning Is the Creator of Frankenstein
The first trailer for Mary Shelley has arrived. Frankenstein is one of the most important books ever written, especially for those who are fans of anything monster related. While the mad scientist and his horrific creation have been brought to the screen many times before, this new movie...

Trending Sport news

Arsene Wenger ends 22-year run at Arsenal

Arsene Wenger ends 22-year run at Arsenal

Arsene Wenger is leaving Arsenal after 22 seasons in charge against the backdrop of growing disillusionment from fans as the team struggles to...
Auston Matthews has 2018's top-selling jersey

Auston Matthews has 2018's top-selling jersey

6:17 PM ETGreg WyshynskiESPN Toronto Maple Leafs star Auston Matthews had the top-selling jersey among NHL players for the 2017-18 season, topping last...
Bruins' Bergeron back on ice, but will be game-day decision for Game 5

Bruins' Bergeron back on ice, but will be game-day decision for Game 5

​Boston Bruins forward Patrice Bergeron was back on the ice on the team's off-day, and coach Bruce Cassidy said it will be a game-day decision...
Capitals' Burakovsky out rest of first round

Capitals' Burakovsky out rest of first round

ARLINGTON, Va. -- Washington Capitals winger Andre Burakovsky will have minor surgery to repair an upper-body injury and miss the rest of the...
Ex-Florida Panthers, Marlins, Dolphins owner Wayne Huizenga dies at 80

Ex-Florida Panthers, Marlins, Dolphins owner Wayne Huizenga dies at 80

H. Wayne Huizenga, a college dropout who built a business empire that included Blockbuster Entertainment, AutoNation and three professional sports franchises, has died....

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Government shutdown: Where The Senators Stand

Here's a breakdown of the Republican "no" votes and where Democrats stand. Sen. Lindsey Graham (South Carolina) -- "I'm not going to vote for a...
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