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Outrage After Some French Protesters Urge Police Suicides

Outrage After Some French Protesters Urge Police Suicides

NEWS | Apr 21
With French police suicides on the rise, Paris authorities are investigating yellow vest protesters who encouraged police to kill themselves.

Texas Town Reflects on Dragging Death Ahead of Execution

Texas Town Reflects on Dragging Death Ahead of Execution

NEWS | By Sarah Skidmore Sell | Apr 21
The 1998 death of James Byrd Jr. was one of the most gruesome hate crimes in U.S. history. The town's past will be revisited this coming week, when the convicted ringleader in Byrd's slaying is scheduled to be executed.

Happy Birthday: Queen Elizabeth II Turns 93 on Easter Sunday

Happy Birthday: Queen Elizabeth II Turns 93 on Easter Sunday

NEWS | Apr 21
Queen Elizabeth II is celebrating her 93rd birthday, which this year coincides with Easter Sunday.

Giuliani: Trump Camp Did No Wrong by Taking Russian Help

Giuliani: Trump Camp Did No Wrong by Taking Russian Help

NEWS | By Hope Yen | Apr 21
President Donald Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani insisted Sunday the president's 2016 campaign did nothing wrong by taking information from the Russians, as House Democrats pledged stepped-up investigations.

'The Curse of La Llorona' Reigns over Weekend Box Office

'The Curse of La Llorona' Reigns over Weekend Box Office

ENTERTAINMENT | By Andrew Dalton | Apr 21
The Warner Bros. horror film based on a Mexican legend about a woman who murdered her children and wanders the world looking for them brought in $26.5 million as the weekend's top film.

Harris' Campaign Focuses on Black Colleges for Support

Harris' Campaign Focuses on Black Colleges for Support

NEWS | By Juana Summers | Apr 21
Democratic presidential candidate Kamala (KAH'-mah-lah) Harris is tapping into a network of historically black colleges and universities to mobilize her supporters.

Ukraine's Presidential Vote Pits Comedian Against Incumbent

Ukraine's Presidential Vote Pits Comedian Against Incumbent

NEWS | By Yuras Karmanau | Apr 21
Polls opened Sunday in Ukraine's presidential runoff as the nation's incumbent leader struggles to fend off a strong challenge by a comedian who denounces corruption and plays the role of president in a TV sitcom.

Explosions Kill at Least 30 in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday

Explosions Kill at Least 30 in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday

NEWS | By Bharatha Mallawarachi and Krishan Francis | Apr 21
At least 30 people were killed and nearly 300 wounded in near simultaneous blasts that rocked three churches and three hotels in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, officials said.

United Methodists Edge Toward Breakup over LGBT Policies

United Methodists Edge Toward Breakup over LGBT Policies

NEWS | By David Crary | Apr 21
America's largest mainline Protestant denomination is on a path toward likely breakup over differences on same-sex marriage and ordination of LGBT pastors.

As Russia Probe Began, Trump Called on Spy Chiefs for Help

As Russia Probe Began, Trump Called on Spy Chiefs for Help

NEWS | By Deb Riechmann and Susannah George | Apr 21
In moments of concern as Mueller's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election got underway, Trump turned to his spy chiefs for help.


News

Notre Dame's Paris Worshippers Displaced for Easter Mass

Notre Dame's Paris Worshippers Displaced for Easter Mass

RELIGION | Apr 21
Displaced by a massive fire, Notre Dame Cathedral's Paris parishioners are gathering to celebrate Easter in another church and to pray for a speedy reconstruction of their beloved monument.


Entertainment

 Review :: Drive Me Home

Review :: Drive Me Home

MOVIES | By Kilian Melloy | Apr 21
This charming road movie takes its two characters - boyhood friends trying to reconnect - to unexpected, but fortuitous, places.


Business

Waikiki Flood Concerns Spur Push for Hawaii Shore Protection

Waikiki Flood Concerns Spur Push for Hawaii Shore Protection

LEGAL | By Caleb Jones | Apr 21
Hawaii's iconic Waikiki Beach could soon be underwater as rising sea levels caused by climate change overtake its white sand beaches and bustling city streets.


Cars

Sleek New SUVs Dominate Reveals at New York Auto Show

Sleek New SUVs Dominate Reveals at New York Auto Show

AUTO NEWS | By Tom Krisher | Apr 18
Auto shows may be waning in importance as companies find other ways to introduce new products, but the New York International Auto Show still has a healthy list of new vehicle debuts.


Style

Ralph Lauren Reveals Earth Polo, Made from Recycled Materials

Ralph Lauren Reveals Earth Polo, Made from Recycled Materials

FASHION | Apr 19
Polo Ralph Lauren is reimagining its iconic Polo shirt with Mother Nature in mind. Introducing The Earth Polo, crafted from thread derived entirely from recycled plastic bottles and dyed in an innovative process that uses zero water.


Health/Fitness

Workplace Wellness Programs Barely Move the Needle, Study Finds

Workplace Wellness Programs Barely Move the Needle, Study Finds

HEALTH | By Julie Appleby | Apr 19
Workplace wellness programs have become an $8 billion industry in the U.S. But a study published Tuesday in JAMA found they don't cut costs for employers, reduce absenteeism or improve workers' health.


Travel

Bringing the Border Closer to Home, One Immersion Trip at a Time

Bringing the Border Closer to Home, One Immersion Trip at a Time

Apr 19
Many if not most Americans have never crossed the U.S. border with Mexico by land or spent any time in that region. This unfamiliarity can make it easy for politicians to distort what's going on. Immersion travel is one solution.