Senate must pass stopgap funding bill Friday to avert shutdown at midnight

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Congress is racing the clock with just hours to go until a shutdown is triggered by the expiration of government funding at midnight Friday.

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Podobné články | 25. 10. 2021 09:12:29 | News

Can a video game be historically accurate? The team behind the iconic series wanted to give it a try.

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By the end of December last year, there wasn't a good faith basis to demand the 2020 election be overturned. Then-President Donald Trump's lawsuits challenging the results had failed, recounts in various states had confirmed Joe Biden's win and the Electoral College had voted to affirm Biden as the President-elect.

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A Texas man is facing a first-degree murder charge related to the shooting death of a man sitting in a parked car outside his home earlier this month in a case the victim's family believes could test the limits of the state's so-called stand your ground law.

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The Khartoum home of Sudan's Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok appears to be surrounded by the military, according to images from the scene.

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Just months ago, consensus was growing that COP26 would be a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to hit the reset button on the climate crisis, bringing world leaders together to make new commitments to save the planet.

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Film crew member Halyna Hutchins was killed after actor Alec Baldwin discharged a prop gun on the set of the movie "Rust" in New Mexico. Ben Simmons, a fire arms instructor for actors, explains what prop guns are.

Source: | 25. 10. 2021 06:43:15 | News

On Thursday, Alec Baldwin fired what he was told was a safe "prop gun" on the set of the film "Rust." Instead, the gun was apparently loaded with live ammunition, leading to the stunning death of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins and injury to the movie's director, Joel Souza. Though an intense police investigation continues, it seems highly unlikely ...

Source: | 25. 10. 2021 06:43:06 | News

Netflix's "You" is back with another season, and we can't stop talking about Penn Badgley's character, Joe Goldberg. What is it about this hot dad that has us rationalizing murder? Subscribe to Lisa's "Pop Life Chronicles" newsletter here.

Source: | 25. 10. 2021 06:43:00 | News

President Trump's White House Communications Director Alyssa Farah and Former Republican congressman Joe Walsh join CNN New Day to talk about the vote to hold Steve Bannon in contempt in the House of Representatives. Bannon defied a lawful subpoena to appear before the select committee investigating the January 6 attack on the Capitol. The vote pas ...

Source: | 25. 10. 2021 06:42:47 | News

Emily Robison was unvaccinated when she died of Covid-19, after fighting to survive for over a month. Just three weeks before her death, she had given birth to her and her husband, Eric Robison's, first child. CNN affiliate KHBS/KHOG reports on what one nurse did to lend a helping hand to the new father.

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Kyrie Irving supporters caused a scene outside the Barclays Center in New York City. The demonstrators were out to support Irving's refusal to get a Covid-19 vaccine and protesting the Nets' decision to suspend him with pay until he is vaccinated. CNN's Alison Kosik reports.

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"The Daily Show" correspondent Jordan Klepper tells CNN's Jim Acosta about what he saw at a recent Donald Trump rally in Des Moines, Iowa. Watch Klepper's report on Comedy Central.

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America's worker shortage is alive and well, much to the misfortune of US companies that need staff to keep up with demand.

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CNN's Jim Acosta and Brian Stelter discuss Fox News host Neil Cavuto speaking out in support of Covid-19 vaccines, despite others on the network doubling down on their criticism of vaccine mandates.

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CNN's Jake Tapper calls out some Republicans for joking about Alec Baldwin after the actor fired a prop gun on the set of "Rust," killing the cinematographer and injuring the director.

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Joe Biden is tantalizingly close to fulfilling what supporters see as the historic promise of his presidency in the coming days, at a critical moment for his social policy transformation at home and his hopes of reclaiming US leadership overseas.

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Lockdowns, spiraling cases and a vaccine divide is framing the start of Europe's second pandemic winter, bringing chaos to eastern European countries and uncertainty to those in the West.

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It's time to stay weather aware as a barrage of threats unfolds across the United States this week, creating hazards from coast to coast.

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President Joe Biden's former Afghanistan envoy, Zalmay Khalilzad, said he quit the administration because internal debates weren't rooted in events on the ground.

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The body of a boy murdered during a series of killings that menaced Atlanta has rested in an unmarked grave on a grassy knoll roughly 56 miles southwest of the city for more than 40 years.

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India captain Virat Kohli denied his team underestimated Pakistan in Sunday's high-profile Twenty20 World Cup contest and said they know what went wrong in the thumping by their arch-rivals.

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Clover Moore, the lord mayor of Sydney, has presented an ambitious plan that imagines the city's legendary harbor as a swimming pool.

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James Michael Tyler, best known as the coffee shop manager Gunther on the hit show "Friends," died peacefully at his home on Sunday, according to his representative Toni Benson. He was 59.

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The nation's top infectious disease expert says some 28 million children ages 5 to 11 in the United States may be able to receive their Covid-19 vaccine in the first two weeks of November.

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The moon enters Cancer.

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We're indulging in daydreams and seeing how far they'll take us.

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Singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran announced on Sunday that he has tested positive for Covid-19.

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Two young boys were killed Saturday afternoon in Kerrville, Texas, after a vehicle taking part in a drag racing event lost control and struck spectators, police said.

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Sean Parnell may have the backing of former President Donald Trump, but the Pennsylvania Republican also has significant personal baggage that is raising concerns about the GOP's ability to hold one of the most competitive Senate seats in the country next year.

Source: | 24. 10. 2021 18:25:45 | News

When Beatriz Porras was studying agronomy at university in Tunja, Colombia, she thought her career would lead to growing coffee, like her parents, or flowers, the traditional agricultural staples for the country's export market.

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Dave Halls gave Alec Baldwin the prop gun that killed 'Rust' cinematographer, according to court documents

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The season premiere of HBO's "Succession" saw a lot of moves on the chess board that is the Roy family's power struggle.

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Pope Francis has likened migrant detention centers in Libya to "concentration camps" and called on the international community to intervene in a worsening migrant situation in the central Mediterranean region.

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The Ethiopian government's air force carried out two air strikes in the northern region of Tigray, government spokesperson Legese Tulu told CNN Sunday.

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Retired movie armorer John Patteson says there is no need for live rounds, like the one in a prop gun that Alec Baldwin fired that killed a crew member, on a movie set.

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Recent public messaging encouraging people to eat more seafood conveniently omits information about the environmental impact of fishing.

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Steve Bannon has had his hand in a lot of things. He served in the US Navy for seven years before he went on to join the investment bank Goldman Sachs, the right-wing media outlet Breitbart, the 2016 Trump campaign and the White House -- until former President Donald Trump fired him in 2017.

Source: | 24. 10. 2021 15:00:47 | News

"I love my people! I love my Black people!" said Marcus Arbery, Sr. this week as he neared the steps of the Glynn County Superior Court in Brunswick, Georgia, during jury selection proceedings in the trial against the three men charged in the killing of his 25-year-old son Ahmaud Arbery in coastal Georgia in February 2020.

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Vanessa Bryant, the widow of Kobe Bryant, said she learned about the basketball star's death when social media notifications began showing up on her phone -- hours before she got the official confirmation from the Los Angeles Sheriff's Department.

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Built upon the ubiquitous Fourier transform, these mathematical tools allow unprecedented analysis of continuous signals.

Source: | 24. 10. 2021 14:01:01 | News

As fascination with Netflix's "Squid Game" grips the world, doctors have a word of advice for parents: Don't let your kids watch.

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A selection of 11 Pablo Picasso works have been auctioned for a collective total of more than $110 million, after being on display for years in a Las Vegas restaurant.

Source: | 24. 10. 2021 13:33:56 | News

It's a fact every school child knows: Mount Everest is the tallest mountain in the world.

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Brian Laundrie, who authorities had said could help fill in at least some of the blanks about what Gabby Petito's final days looked like, has been confirmed dead.

Source: | 24. 10. 2021 13:33:32 | News

Slain long-distance Olympic runner Agnes Tirop, a rising star in Kenya's highly competitive athletics scene, was buried on Saturday at a funeral attended by over 1,000 mourners.

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Microsoft has rolled out its most secure operating system yet. Here's how to make the most of it.

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This portable, dedicated videophone is convenient and comfortable to use, and makes a life lived onscreen slightly easier.

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On a summer night in New York's Greenwich Village, standup Jaye McBride's energy was squirrelly and unpredictable as she stood a few feet from a full crowd at the Comedy Cellar.

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A fire broke out on Saturday on containers on a cargo ship carrying mining chemicals off British Columbia, and the Canadian Coast Guard said it is working with the U.S. Coast Guard to assess the situation, including environmental hazards.

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One person has died and five others were injured after an explosion in Uganda's capital Kampala, the country's President Yoweri Museveni said in a tweet Sunday.

Source: | 24. 10. 2021 10:32:59 | News

Archaeologists say they have discovered hundreds of Mayan artifacts, including ceramic vessels and burial sites, along the route of a train construction project in Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula. 

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A member of a scientific coalition advising Puerto Rico's government on the coronavirus pandemic recently joked about the island's high Covid-19 vaccination rate, attributing it to the proliferation of drug store chains on the island.

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A 6.5-magnitude quake has struck Taiwan, according to preliminary data from the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC).

Source: | 24. 10. 2021 10:32:04 | News

A candlelight vigil for cinematographer Halyna Hutchins brought out hundreds of mourners Saturday evening in New Mexico, where she was killed when actor and producer Alec Baldwin discharged a prop gun on a film set Thursday.

Source: | 24. 10. 2021 10:07:59 | News

Mammoths and other giant creatures of the Ice Age such as woolly rhinos survived longer than scientists thought, coexisting with humans for tens of thousands years before they vanished for good. That's according to the results of an ambitious 10-year research project that analyzed DNA from hundreds of soil samples across the Arctic.

Source: | 24. 10. 2021 10:07:45 | News

Netflix has released a film collection dedicated to sharing Palestinian stories in a move a Palestinian filmmaker is calling "bold."

Source: | 24. 10. 2021 08:55:46 | News

A months-long CNN investigation found that tens of millions of counterfeit and used medical gloves were made to look new again and sent to the US, according to import records and distributors who bought the gloves. Criminal investigations are underway by the authorities in the US and Thailand. CNN's Scott McLean reports.