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  • 2 people killed in explosion at Houston manufacturer that shook the city and damaged homes

    (CNN) — At least two people were killed in Friday morning’s explosion at a northwest Houston manufacturing business, police said. The blast shook much of the city, damaged buildings up to a half-mile away and left some residents at least temporarily displaced. The explosion rocked Watson Grinding and Manufacturing around 4:15 a.m. CT (5:15 a.m. ET), tearing apart several structures while sending debris and shock waves much farther, pushing some nearby homes off their foundations, officials said. “This is, in […]

  • Thousands of gallons of red wine leak into Northern California river

    SONOMA, Calif. (CNN) — A creek near a Sonoma County, California, vineyard is now a bit more refined after more than 97,000 gallons of red wine spilled Wednesday. The culprit was a blending tank door at Rodney Strong Vineyards that popped open, spilling 97,112 gallons, according to a report from the Governor’s Office of Emergency Services. The spill has since been stopped and 20% of it has been contained, but an estimated 46,000 to 96,000 gallons have leaked into the […]

  • Alabama teen accused of killing mother, twin brothers before going to school

    MUNFORD, Ala. (CNN) — An Alabama teenager is accused of killing his mother and twin 13-year-old brothers. The victims — identified as Holli Christina Durham, age 36; Branson Durham, age 13; and Baron Durham, age 13 — were found dead of apparent stab wounds inside a house in Munford, Alabama, the Talladega County Sheriff’s Office said. The victims’ son and older brother, 16-year-old Landon Durham, faces a capital murder charge for all three killings, Talladega County District Attorney Steve Giddens […]

  • Teen’s petition to move the Super Bowl to a Saturday has thousands of signatures

    (CNN) — A teen in New York doesn’t think having the Super Bowl on Sundays is practical, so he’s trying to change it. Football fans must stay up pretty late on Sunday to watch the game and it makes it hard to get up for school and work the next day, says 16-year-old Frankie Ruggeri. “Why not have a kid say, ‘How about the Super Bowl be on a Saturday?” the high school junior told CNN on Tuesday. The idea came […]

  • 34 U.S. service members diagnosed with traumatic brain injuries after Iranian missile strike

    WASHINGTON (CNN) — Thirty-four US service members have been diagnosed with traumatic brain injuries following the Iranian missile attack on US forces in Iraq earlier this month, Pentagon spokesman Jonathan Hoffman said Friday. Seventeen service members who were injured have since returned to duty in Iraq, sixteen of whom were treated locally in the country. Nine service members are still being treated in Germany. An additional eight service members who had been flown to Germany have since been sent to […]

  • Investigators believe ‘Pillowcase Rapist’ possibly in custody, report says

    (CNN) — A Florida man has been arrested in a cold case 1983 rape — and law enforcement sources have told the Miami Herald that authorities believe he’s responsible for much more: a notorious string of 1980s South Florida assaults collectively known as the “Pillowcase Rapist” cases. If he is confirmed to be the assailant in those cases, it will have been a huge break in a crime spree that terrorized the region decades ago. Robert Eugene Koehler, 60, was arrested last […]

  • US issues new rules restricting travel by pregnant foreigners, fearing the use of ‘birth tourism’

    (CNN) — The Trump administration will implement a new policy Friday to make it more difficult for foreign nationals to travel to give birth on US soil to ensure their children become American citizens, a practice commonly known as “birth tourism.” The new rules will be effective January 24, according to a State Department cable obtained by CNN, which was sent on Wednesday to embassies around the world. The White House announced Thursday that the State Department “will no longer issue […]

  • Former Wells Fargo CEO banned from banking industry and fined $17.5 million

    (CNN) — Former Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf on Thursday agreed to a lifetime ban from the banking industry and a $17.5 million fine for his role in leading the bank through its massive fake accounts scandal and other sales practice misconduct. In addition to Stumpf, the US Office of the Comptroller of the Currency fined seven other former Wells Fargo executives about $40 million in connection to what the OCC described as “the bank’s systemic sales practices misconduct.” The […]

  • Actress Annabella Sciorra testifies in court that Harvey Weinstein raped her

    (CNN) — In emotional testimony with vivid detail, actress Annabella Sciorra said Thursday that Harvey Weinstein barged into her apartment 25 years ago and raped her. “The Sopranos” actress said the movie mogul raped and sexually assaulted her at her Manhattan apartment in the winter of 1993-1994. She first publicly spoke about the attack in an October 2017 New Yorker story as part of a wave of accusations against him. She testified on Thursday that he entered her residence, chased her around […]

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