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Poor families spend $600 more on prom than wealthier ones

Business News - 1 hour 34 min ago
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Lufthansa's insurers put aside $300 million for Germanwings crash

Business News - 1 hour 39 min ago
Lufthansa's insurers are putting aside $300 million to cover the costs of last week's fatal Germanwings plane crash, the company said Tuesday.

Stocks are up so far in 2015, but the wild ride isn't over

Business News - 2 hours 11 min ago
The stock market is ending the first quarter pretty much where it began the year. But it's hardly been a boring three months.

Cancer can't stop teen singer's music

Health - 2 hours 34 min ago
Categories: Health

Architects plan skyscraper that 'casts no shadow'

CNN World - 2 hours 41 min ago
An architecture firm is shedding new light on building skyscrapers, literally.
Categories: International News

Asia's richest man funds $193M monastery with bulletproof rooms

CNN World - 2 hours 43 min ago
Nestled in a tranquil hillside, Hong Kong's newest Buddhist monastery features bulletproof VIP rooms and the world's second tallest statue of the Goddess of Mercy -- a Buddhist deity.
Categories: International News

Asteroid to orbit Earth's moon?

CNN World - 2 hours 44 min ago
NASA says its Asteroid Redirect Mission will allow it to conduct tests that are essential to preparing humans for future deep-space flights.
Categories: International News

Motorcycle gunmen kill Ugandan prosecutor

CNN World - 2 hours 45 min ago
Gunmen on a motorcycle have shot and killed Uganda's lead prosecutor in the 2010 bombings that killed 76 people who were watching the World Cup finals.
Categories: International News

Cue the Stones! Scientists say planet Mercury was 'painted black'

CNN World - 2 hours 45 min ago
As planets go, Mercury doesn't get a lot of love. People spend more time on Google searching for Queen singer Freddy Mercury than planet Mercury ... and Freddie's been gone for nearly a quarter-century.
Categories: International News

Africa's most exciting architects

CNN World - 2 hours 46 min ago
Africa is a land under construction. Last year, over $220 billion was spent on all kinds of building projects in the continent. While foreign architects have clamored to make their mark in the region, a range of local talent has also stepped forward to shape their landscape (and in some cases, export their aesthetic abroad).
Categories: International News

The worst foods to eat when you're sick, and the best ones

CNN World - 2 hours 47 min ago
When you're under the weather the last thing you want is to eat something that makes you feel worse. But what if the last thing you want is chicken soup or crackers, and you're craving ice cream or a glass of wine? It depends on what's wrong with you, experts say. Here are common symptoms and expert suggestions on foods that help — and hinder — relief.
Categories: International News

'Where are our sons?' demand families of soldiers captured by ISIS

CNN World - 2 hours 48 min ago
It was a desperate and chilling scene in central Baghdad on Saturday, fathers and mothers holding up pictures of their missing sons, demanding answers and searching for their boys.
Categories: International News

World's tallest hotel planned for tiny Swiss village

CNN World - 2 hours 49 min ago
Mention of the Swiss Alps usually conjures a rush of pleasingly nostalgic images.
Categories: International News

Power outage hits much of Turkey; officials won't rule out terrorism

CNN World - 2 hours 50 min ago
A massive power outage spread across Turkey on Tuesday, blacking out a broad swath of the country and affecting some flights.
Categories: International News

Saudi-led coalition tightens grip on Yemen

CNN World - 2 hours 50 min ago
The onslaught on Houthis rebels in Yemen continued Tuesday, with the Saudi-led coalition asserting increasing control while locals fled the chaos and casualties piled up -- dozens of civilians among them.
Categories: International News

 

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