Coney Island beach: What we know about the death of 3 children found in Brooklyn

New York CNN — Authorities are investigating death of three children who were found unresponsive along a New York shoreline early Monday after a family member reported concerns for their safety. The children – a 7-year-old boy, a 4-year-old girl and a 3.5-month-old girl – were found at Coney Island in Brooklyn around 4:42 a.m., … Read more

Coney Island beach: What we know about the death of 3 children found in Brooklyn

New York CNN — Authorities are investigating death of three children who were found unresponsive along a New York shoreline early Monday after a family member reported concerns for their safety. The children – a 7-year-old boy, a 4-year-old girl and a 3.5-month-old girl – were found at Coney Island in Brooklyn around 4:42 a.m., … Read more

Columbia University Admits Submitting Inaccurate Data for Consideration in College Rankings

CNN Business — Columbia University said it relied on “outdated and/or incorrect methodologies” to submit data to US News & World Report for consideration in the publication’s 2021 college rankings , according to a statement released by the university on Friday. “Columbia’s undergraduate experience is and always has been centered on small classes taught by … Read more

Tropical Storm Kay could bring a year of rain to drought-stricken Southern California

CNN — In parts of Southern California that have been badly hit by drought for months, residents are bracing for a storm that might fall a year of rain – and cause dangerous flash floods. Extreme weather is forecast as Tropical Storm Kay is moving north after making landfall in Mexico as a Category 1 … Read more

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken makes unannounced trip to Ukraine

CNN — Secretary of State Antony Blinken made an unannounced visit Ukraine Thursday – making his second visit to the country’s capital since the start of the war with Russia more than six months ago. While in Kyiv, Blinken met Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba and visited a children’s hospital. His trip comes as Ukraine … Read more

Russia buys millions of rockets and artillery shells from North Korea, US official says

CNN — Russia is buying millions of rockets and artillery shells from North Korea for battlefield use in Ukraine, a US official told CNN. The purchase indicates that the Russian military continues to suffer from severe supply shortages in Ukraine, in part due to export controls and sanctions, according to the official. The United States … Read more

Canada stabbed: Suspect in attack that killed 10 still at large after brother found dead

CNN — A manhunt is underway for one of the two brothers suspected of having mass stabbings which left 10 dead and 18 injured in several locations in Saskatchewan, Canada. Sunday’s attacks – which shook the Canadian nation and brought the province of Saskatchewan to a halt – covered up 13 crime scenes, authorities said. … Read more

Frances Tiafoe vs Rafael Nadal: American upsets Grand Slam champion in US Open fourth round

CNN — Twenty-two-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal was upset in the fourth round of the U.S. Open Monday by American Frances Tiafoe at Arthur Ashe Stadium in Flushing, New York. In a match that lasted over 3 hours and 30 minutes, the Maryland native defeated Nadal 6-4, 4-6, 6-4, 6-3. Tiafoe, 24, is the … Read more

Massive knife attack in Canada: 10 people dead and 2 suspects charged but still at large

The suspects, identified by police as Damien Sanderson and Myles Sanderson, are believed to have traveled in a black Nissan Rogue with registration 119 MPI in Saskatchewan on Royal Canadian Mounted Police said, noting that it’s unclear if the pair may have switched vehicles. Although the suspects are still at large, police have charged them … Read more

Cristina Fernández de Kirchner: Suspect arrested after failed assassination attempt on Argentine vice president

Video of the incident shows the vice president smiling as she walks past a crowd of people. A man in the crowd then rushes forward, pointing a gun at Fernández de Kirchner’s face and apparently attempting to shoot. No bullet is fired, and the twice-former president steps back, unscathed. The attacker was taken into custody … Read more