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CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Suspect drives off cliff during police pursuit

CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Suspect drives off cliff during police pursuit

(Meredith) — A man was seriously injured after police say he drove off a cliff while fleeing from them in Washington. <a href=”” target=”_blank”>According to KIRO</a>, the driver was driving at such a high speed that when he went over the cliff, deputies didn’t realize it. “You just feel sick because you know it’s a…MORE

Stocks fall despite solid jobs report as worries about China resurface

(CNN) — Stocks fell slightly Friday morning despite the <a href=”” target=”_blank”>better than expected jobs report</a>, as new fears about economic tensions between the <a href=”” target=”_blank”>United States and China</a> cast a shadow over Wall Street after President Trump <a href=”” target=”_blank”>threatened to ban</a> Tencent-owned messaging app WeChat. The market had been heading for even…MORE

Resort evacuated over fears of Mont Blanc glacier collapse

(CNN) — Dozens of people have been evacuated from a valley in northern <a href=”” target=”_blank”>Italy</a> amid fears that a section of ice the size of a football field could collapse from a <a href=”” target=”_blank”>Mount Blanc</a> glacier. About 75 people, including 60 tourists, have left the Ferret Valley in the Alpine region of Valle…MORE

What is WeChat and why does Trump want to ban it?

(CNN) — President Donald Trump <a href=”” target=”_blank”>wants to ban WeChat</a>, dramatically escalating tensions with China. But what is WeChat, and why is it so controversial? The popular Chinese messaging app is used across the Chinese diaspora but may be unfamiliar outside of those circles. So what is it? WeChat, called Weixin in China, functions…MORE

More than 60 players withdraw from 2020 NFL season over coronavirus concerns

(CNN) — Over 60 NFL players have opted out of the 2020 season because of the <a href=”” target=”_blank”>coronavirus</a> pandemic. Players had until 4 p.m. ET on Thursday to decide and after the deadline passed, a spokesperson for the NFL told CNN that out of 2,880 players, 66 players chose to opt out. That figure…MORE

Escalating US-China tensions spark fresh market fears

(CNN) — The <a href=”” target=”_blank”>escalating fight</a> between Washington and Beijing poses a big threat to markets, just as the S&amp;P 500 is climbing back toward its all-time high. What’s happening: President Donald Trump on Thursday <a href=”″ target=”_blank”>issued executive orders</a> that would ban social media apps TikTok and WeChat from operating in the United…MORE

Etsy’s on fire as reusable face mask sales surge

(CNN) — In just a matter of months, reusable face masks — the kind you wash and wear — have quickly evolved from being a niche product to an essential public health item in the fight against the spread of the pandemic. This has led to a sudden, immediate consumer demand for cloth face masks…MORE

BTS announces US theater premiere of ‘Break the Silence’ film

(CNN) — BTS is set to bring its latest film to <a href=”” target=”_blank”>movie theaters</a> next month, a plan that will depend on which venues actually are open. The <a href=”” target=”_blank”>astronomically popular K-pop group</a> announced Thursday that “Break the Silence: The Movie” will roll out to theaters in more than 70 countries beginning September…MORE

India surpasses 2 million cases as health volunteers strike

NEW DELHI (AP) — As India hit another grim milestone in the coronavirus pandemic on Friday, crossing 2 million confirmed cases and more than 41,000 deaths, community health volunteers went on strike complaining they were ill-equipped to respond to the wave of infection in rural areas. Even as India has maintained comparatively low mortality rates,…MORE