News Links 11-30-16

 

POLITICS
After Fidel Castro’s Death, Cuban Dissidents Continue Fight For Human Rights
Fidel Castro’s final tour across the homeland he ruled for nearly half a century
Trump to Announce Carrier Plant Will Keep Jobs in US
Colombia’s Congress Approves Peace Accord With FARC
China joins US, allies in sanctions on North Korea

 

BUSINESS
Trump Saved Jobs at Carrier, but More Midwest Jobs Are in Jeopardy
Brent crude oil prices surge to nearly $52 per barrel after OPEC agrees output cut
Asian Markets Advance On OPEC Deal, China PMI Data

 

HUMAN INTEREST
Tennessee officials say wildfires that left 7 dead ‘likely to be human-caused’
Fla. family who lost home to wildfires in ‘deep prayer’ for Tenn. victims 
It’s going to cost taxpayers $108 billion to help student loan borrowers

 

LAW
Judge Approves Lawsuit Settlement for Family of Tamir Rice
Charlotte police officer who fatally shot Keith Scott ‘acted lawfully,’ won’t be charged
SiriusXM Settles Turtles’ Copyright Lawsuit for $99 Million

 

HEALTH
Aussie students recreate Martin Shkreli’s $750 HIV pill for $20
US Imposes Nationwide Ban On Smoking In All Public Housing
Virgin or not? TV’s Dr. Oz faces Georgia lawsuit over olive oil claims

 

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
German Mission to the Moon

Driverless trucks hitting the road in central Ohio

 

ENTERTAINMENT
Kanye West leaves hospital, more than a week after encounter with authorities
Kanye West’s Symptoms Fit Schizoaffective Disorder, Says Psychologist

2 More Ad-Tech Players Have Blacklisted Breitbart
App-installing malware found in over 1 million Android phones

 

SPORTS
Crashed plane carrying Brazilian football team ‘ran out of fuel’
Arsenal vs Southampton: Gabriel holds ‘Forza Chape’ banner
71 dead after plane carrying Brazilian football team crashes
Matthew McConaughey Gives University of Texas Students a Ride: Why He’s a One-of-a-Kind Alumnus

 

REAL ESTATE
The Fed confirmed some of the most troubling trends in Manhattan

News Links 10-31-16

 

POLITICS
Democrats should ask Clinton to step aside
CNN fires Donna Brazile for allegedly giving debate questions to Hillary Clinton in advance
Clinton’s unfavorable rating hits new high in poll
Black Leaders Decry Hillary Clinton’s ‘Unconscionable Silence’ over Black Abortion
No holds barred: Anthony Weiner: The gift that keeps on giving

 

BUSINESS
China October factory activity expands at fastest in over two years
Dow Falls Third Month in a Row
Baker Hughes and GE Oil & Gas create $32 billion merger

 

HUMAN INTEREST
Iraqi housewife ‘beheaded and cooked’ Isis soldiers after they killed her family
Two years of fear: Christian widow survives Islamic State 
1 Dead, More Than 100 Hurt in Hoboken Train Crash

 

LAW
Lynch ‘Pleads Fifth’ on Secret Iran ‘Ransom’ Payments
Shadow Brokers hacking group posts list of alleged NSA targets
Shadow Brokers post list of compromised IP addresses

 

HEALTH
More Children Sick, Dying From Opioid Overdoses: Report
Rare, polio-like illness suspected in Bellingham child’s death
Zika ravages testes of mice; study raises concern about men

 

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
Combating The Unprecedented Damage To Coral Reefs

Bomb Sniffing Spinach Plants

 

ENTERTAINMENT
New Allegations of Sexual Misconduct Against Nate Parker
Nate Parker Penn State Investigates Second Sexual Misconduct

Bruno Mars, Mark Ronson Face Lawsuit Over ‘Uptown Funk’
Weekend Box Office: Tom Hanks’s ‘Inferno’ Bombs In America

 

SPORTS
Olivier Giroud and Alexis Sánchez at the double as Arsenal ease
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger on David Moyes at Sunderland: I feel …
Lionel Messi Comments on Luis Enrique, Pep Guardiola, Neymar …
Bale: It took character to stay with Madrid

 

REAL ESTATE
Homeowners Struggling To Stop Foreclosure

News Links 9-30-16

POLITICS
U.S. owes black people reparations for a history of ‘racial terrorism,’ says U.N. panel
US official: Hackers targeted election systems of 20 states
US protecting Syria jihadist group – Russia’s Lavrov
Republicans slam Clinton for Deutsche speeches
Congress paving the way for the imprisonment of U.S. Officials

 

BUSINESS
Engine of U.S. Economy Down But Far From Out as Spending Slows
Salesforce tries to block Microsoft’s LinkedIn acquisition
Costco should pay $5.5 million for selling fake Tiffany rings: US jury

 

HUMAN INTEREST
Iraqi housewife ‘beheaded and cooked’ Isis soldiers after they killed her family
Florida students face punishment for wearing KKK costumes 
1 Dead, More Than 100 Hurt in Hoboken Train Crash

 

LAW
Teen charged with murder of dad, attempted murder in South Carolina school shooting
Cop harasses off duty police chief who he didn’t recognize
South Carolina shooting leaves Jacob Hall, 6, fighting for life after teen gunman opens fire

 

HEALTH
Cancer Cases In Children Leap By 40% In 16 Years
Breast cancer facts and statistics
First-time dad with brain cancer leaves ICU to see son’s birth

 

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
ESA Unveils Most Accurate Map of Milky Way, Discovers Never

ESA Experiment Aims to Keep Spaceships Clean and Healthy

 

ENTERTAINMENT
Nate Parker wants to refocus us on ‘The Birth of a Nation’. His ’60 Minutes’ interview probably won’t help
The inner circle allegedly helping Jolie smear Pitt 

Jennifer Aniston’s husband comments on Brad Pitt-Angelina Jolie split
Angelina Jolie exposes her rebel-turned-saint myth by trashing Brad Pitt

 

SPORTS
‘Granit Xhaka is what Manchester United thought Paul Pogba would be at Man Utd
Barca, Real suspend Super League talks
Ronaldo not on board as his plane crashes
Peacock victory crowns GB’s night at Olympic Stadium

 

REAL ESTATE
In Wells Fargo’s Bogus Accounts, Echoes of Foreclosure Abuses

News Links 8-31-16

POLITICS
Nancy Pelosi’s Computer Gets Hacked, Exposes That She Knew Obama’s Plan Would Fail
Trump lands in Mexico for last-minute meeting with President Peña Nieto
Donald Trump Calls Mexican President ‘a Friend’
Apple Ordered to Pay Up to $14.5 Billion in EU Tax Clampdown
State asks Satz to consider legal action after early posting of Broward election results

 

BUSINESS
The US Economy Isn’t Growing as Quickly as People Thought
Slow growth forecast for US economy, trucking market
Cramer: CEOs don’t want to bite EU on Apple tax ruling

 

HUMAN INTEREST
Former Abortionist Reveals Horror Behind Hillary Clinton-Supported Late-Term Abortion Procedure
New conservative group to give voice for Christians in U.S. politics 
Is Administration Doing Anything About ISIS Genocide Against Christians

 

LAW
Jim Hanson: Obama Is a ‘Dismal Failure’ in Fighting Global Jihad
Woman Found Dead After Abusive Husband Who Kidnapped Her Was Released From Jail, Police Say
$1 billion Medicare bust in Florida is biggest ‘criminal health-care fraud case ever’

 

HEALTH
No Scientific Evidence That People Are Born Gay or Transgender, Johns Hopkins Researchers Say
Ebola detected in Liberia man’s semen 565 days after recovery
FDA: Opioids Plus Sedatives Pose Fatal OD Risk

 

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
Study found that dogs actually understand what humans say

Steve Jobs Planned to Work on Apple TV Set After Stepping Down as Apple CEO

 

ENTERTAINMENT
Chris Brown Released on $250K Bail After Assault Arrest
Chris Brown Accuser — Grand Larceny Suspect in Plaza Hotel Theft 

Selena Gomez is taking more time off to deal with ‘anxiety, panic attacks and depression’
Obama First Date Movie ‘Southside With You’ Gets Stood Up at Box Office

 

SPORTS
Usain Bolt wins the 4x100m relay: Bolt completes the triple triple …
Perez and Mustafi: What you need to know
Arsenal star Jack Wilshere joins Bournemouth on loan
Neymar scores the fastest goal in Olympics history in Rio Games …

 

REAL ESTATE
“I’ve Never Seen Anything Like This Before” – The Housing Markets In The Hamptons, Aspen And Miami Are All Crashing