Tiffany Cabán is receiving national attention for her campaign to be district attorney for Queens County, New York. She joins CBSN's "Red & Blue" to discuss her endorsements from Washington lawmakers as well as her platform, which includes decriminalizing sex work. [...]
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A fatal police shooting has highlighted long-standing tensions between the police department and the city's African American community [...]
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Hard Rock Hotel in Dominican Republic to remove liquor dispensers after tourist deaths
In the wake of several tourist deaths, Hard Rock will remove liquor dispensers in its Dominican Republic and Mexican rooms starting this week. [...]
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New research says a cup of caffeine could help you lose weight by stimulating brown fat, the fat in your body that keeps you warm by burning calories [...]
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How Erdogan's Own Mistakes Helped Fuel the Popularity of a New Rival
(Bloomberg) -- A series of miscalculations and a refusal to recognize the depth of discontent with a weakening economy and years of divisive rule handed Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan the biggest setback of his career.Four major factors helped Ekrem Imamoglu, a little-known Istanbul district mayor, trounce the candidate from Erdogan's ruling AK Party on Sunday night and cruise to victory in the repeat election the president demanded.Stubbornly high joblessness and the prospect of a [...]
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Woman jumped fence to get away from suspect in San Jose murder-suicide at home on Habbitts Court
SAN JOSE MURDER-SUICIDE: One of the survivors of a murder-suicide that left 5 people dead in San Jose escaped by hopping a neighbors fence and hiding in his house. [...]
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Microsoft drew a line in the sand with Windows 10, presenting an operating system designed for both PCs and tablets alike. The move fostered hardware designers to go all in on convertibles — devices that performed double duty as laptops or slates, with adjustable keyboards to match. For most of its history, the iPad has taken the opposite approach. Even as Apple has blurred the line between iOS and macOS with offerings like Project Catalyst, [...]
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Trump takes aim at Iran with new sanctions; Astronaut Anne McClain heading home. [...]
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White House unveils new sanctions against Iran; Norah takes over as Evening News anchor. [...]
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Iran drone downing highlights limitations of US unmanned aircraft
US drones have been a key tool in conflicts against insurgent organizations such as the Taliban and the Islamic State group, but Iran's downing of one of the aircraft highlights their limitations against more sophisticated adversaries. While drones offer the significant attraction of not putting American lives at risk and can stay aloft for more than a day, allowing for extended surveillance missions, they can be vulnerable to air defenses, are often expensive, and [...]
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