The royal baby gets people talking about race

The royal baby gets people talking about race

Prince Harry's wedding to Meghan Markle, an American actress of African-American heritage, was a historic moment for Britain's royal family. Some say the imminent birth of their baby is even more significant. Mia Womersley reports
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Musk says expect Tesla robo taxis next year

Musk says expect Tesla robo taxis next year

Chief Executive Elon Musk said Tesla robotaxis with no human drivers would be available in some markets next year, continuing a habit of bold pronouncements that have excited many investors while often missing deadlines. Jane Lanhee Lee reports.
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Sri Lanka imposes emergency after deadly attacks

Sri Lanka imposes emergency after deadly attacks

Sri Lanka said on Monday it was invoking emergency powers in the aftermath of devastating bomb attacks on hotels and churches, blamed on militants with foreign links, which killed 290 people and wounded nearly 500.
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Measles outbreak nearing largest in two decades

Measles outbreak nearing largest in two decades

A measles outbreak gripping the U.S. is on track to become the biggest in nearly two decades, with 71 new measles cases recorded last week alone. Colette Luke has more.
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Economy, earnings are slowing but growing -analyst

Economy, earnings are slowing but growing -analyst

Investors are going to be surprised by the end of earnings season, says Hennion & Walsh CIO Kevin Mahn, who sees both the economy and corporate profits slowing but still growing this year. Conway G.
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Trump sues to block House subpoena

Trump sues to block House subpoena

President Donald Trump has filed a lawsuit to keep U.S. lawmakers from obtaining his financial records, the latest salvo in what promises to be an escalating legal battle with Democrats in Congress.
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Stocks tread water ahead of earnings deluge

Stocks tread water ahead of earnings deluge

U.S. stocks were little changed Monday as investors prepared for the busiest week so far in this quarterly corporate reporting season. Conway G.
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Trump shrugs off impeachment concerns

Trump shrugs off impeachment concerns

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he was "not even a little bit" worried about impeachment, as House Democrats gathered to discuss the best way forward after last week's release of the partially redacted Mueller report.
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Samsung delays Galaxy Fold phone delivery

Samsung delays Galaxy Fold phone delivery

Samsung said on Monday it will delay the public rollout of its Galaxy Fold foldable without giving a new release date after the smartphone maker admitted to screen malfunctions brought to light last week by tech reviewers. Conway G.
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U.S. to end Iran oil waivers, crude prices spike

U.S. to end Iran oil waivers, crude prices spike

The United States on Monday said it will eliminate in May all waivers granted to eight economies allowing them to buy Iranian oil without facing U.S. sanctions, as it ratcheted up pressure to choke off all oil revenues of the Islamic Republic.
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Need to vent some anger? Jordan opens the Rage Rooms

Need to vent some anger? Jordan opens the Rage Rooms

In an underground room in Amman, a small group of Jordanians vent their anger by destroying old televisions, computers and printers.
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Burning of Judas effigy in folk tradition condemned as anti-Semitic

Burning of Judas effigy in folk tradition condemned as anti-Semitic

The World Jewish Congress has condemned a folk tradition in a Polish town in which the effigy is beaten, hung and set on fire.
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