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'Not My President's Day' protesters rally to oppose Trump

<b>(CNN) —</b> Another week, another series of demonstrations by opponents of President Donald Trump.<p>Protesters in cities across the country took to the streets on Monday for "Not My President's Day" rallies with a strong anti-Trump message.<p>Olga Lexell, who was one of about 20 people who helped organize …

Sweden is having a good time trolling President Trump

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Swedes have a lot of rich cultural offerings, including a penchant for sensible industrial design and, it appears, a healthy sense of humor. They have recently chosen to exercise the latter at the expense of the President of the United States.<p>During a rally in Melbourne, Florida on …

Uber hires Eric Holder to investigate sexism allegations

Uber is scrambling to repair its image after a former engineer published bombshell allegations of sexism within the company. Now, it has hired one of the nation's most well-known attorneys to investigate the claims.<p>CEO Travis Kalanick sent a company-wide email on Monday, which addressed the …

Rep. Jordan confronts protesters but finds no common ground

<b>Fremont, Ohio (CNN) —</b> Ohio Republican Rep. Jim Jordan acknowledged protesters outside two events in his home district Monday -- a break with many other Capitol Hill colleagues who have largely avoided such scenes -- but was met with shouts of disapproval.<p>The Ohio Republican, a 10-year veteran of …

protesters

North Korea's history of covert operations and secret killings

<b>(CNN) —</b> South Korea has accused North Korean agents of being behind the sudden death of Kim Jong Nam -- son of former dictator Kim Jong Il -- on February 15 in Kuala Lumpur airport.<p>Kim was reportedly grabbed from behind and a poison liquid or rag put in his face, in an act South Korean lawmakers …

Famine declared in South Sudan; 4.9 million people need urgent help

<b>(CNN) —</b> Famine in South Sudan has left 100,000 people on the verge of starvation and almost 5 million people, more than 40% of the country's population, in need of urgent help, aid agencies say.<p>People are already dying of hunger, and another 1 million people are on the brink of famine, UN agencies …

Africa

Sitting might not be so bad for you after all

Sitting has been branded the "new smoking" for its supposed public health risks, especially for people with sit-down office jobs.<p>Over the past 15 years or so sitting has been linked with cancer, heart disease and diabetes and even depression. This has led to a surge in media stories on the risks of …

Ergonomics

These are the new symbols of hate

<b>(CNN) —</b> The swastikas. The bolts. The bastardized crosses. While polite society may want to believe these well-trodden images are anachronisms, the truth is these brands of hate are surprisingly enduring. And, like any other brand, they are also subject to evolution and changing tastes.<p>This is how …

Panda's first flight: FedEx sends Bao Bao to China

Would you want to take a 3-year-old on a 16-hour flight?<p>Luckily for the National Zoo and FedEx, they're dealing with a panda, not a toddler. And Bao Bao will be traveling in a roomy, customized crate, not sitting next to a parent in a middle seat. She won't be watching movies on an iPad, but a …

Angelina Jolie opens up about family after split with Brad Pitt

<b>(CNN) —</b> A new project about family and loss has led Angelina Jolie to talk about her own.<p>The actress spoke with the BBC about her new movie, "First They Killed My Father," which she directed and produced.<p>The Netflix original film tells the story of the Cambodian genocide through the eyes of a child.<p>…

Israeli soldier gets 18 months over shooting of wounded Palestinian assailant

<b>Tel Aviv (CNN) —</b> Sgt. Elor Azaria, the Israeli soldier convicted of manslaughter in the fatal shooting of a wounded Palestinian assailant, was sentenced to 18 months in military prison Tuesday.<p>The Palestinian, Abdel Fattah al-Sharif, 21, was one of two men accused of stabbing another Israeli …

Santorum: Anti-Semitism also comes from pro-Palestinian, Muslim community

<b>(CNN) —</b> Former Sen. Rick Santorum clashed with CNN anchor Chris Cuomo on Tuesday morning over who is responsible for a rash of anti-Semitic acts since Inauguration Day.<p>"If you look at the fact of the people who are responsible for a lot of this anti-Semitism that we're seeing, I hate to say it, a …

Religion

Police: Parolee who killed California officer linked to other shooting

<b>(CNN) —</b> A longtime California police officer was killed Monday when a recently paroled gang member involved in an auto accident opened fire, authorities said.<p>The fallen officer was identified as Keith W. Boyer, a 27-year veteran of the Whittier Police Department. Whittier is about 17 miles …

Teen inspires first transgender doll

<b>(CNN) —</b> Like many girls, 16-year-old Jazz Jennings always loved dolls and dresses. She is one of the youngest people to be documented as transgender, and it has garnered her a following. The latest installment of this appreciative fandom is a doll version of the teen.<p>The Tonner Doll Company, which …

High Fashion

More bomb threats target Jewish community. Trump finally responds

<b>(CNN) —</b> Samantha Taylor was at Orlando's Jewish Community Center for a morning meeting when she heard reports of a bomb threat crackle from the director's walkie-talkie.<p>Her daughter attends preschool there; she ran to the classroom and evacuated with the students and teachers.<p>While police and …

Israel

Ohio cop answers the call ... for homework help

<b>(CNN) —</b> Police officers are used to patrolling the streets, catching bad guys and fighting crime. Tackling 5th grade math homework? Not so much.<p>But an officer in Marion, Ohio, went beyond the call of duty when an elementary school student reached out to the department via Facebook messenger with a …

Call of Duty

Bodies of more than 70 migrants wash up on Libya's coast

<b>(CNN) —</b> The bodies of 74 migrants have been recovered by the Libyan Red Crescent after washing up on the country's northern coast near the city of Zawiya.<p>Rescuers say a sole survivor was found near a torn rubber dinghy. Volunteers, who responded to a call yesterday morning, say they believe the …

Asia's 50 best restaurants in 2017 | CNN Travel

Bangkok (CNN) — It was the sound of jaws dropping and hitting the floor, as much as corks popping.<p>A culinary hat trick. A gastronomic threepeat. Amidst literally millions of restaurants in Asia, one reigned supreme against them all, again: Gaggan.<p>At the fifth edition of Asia's 50 Best Restaurants …

Taking western Mosul from ISIS: Five key questions

<b>(CNN) —</b> A familiar pattern is emerging as Iraqi forces begin the final phase of their offensive to clear ISIS fighters from western Mosul.<p>They edge towards the city limits, using artillery and airstrikes to soften up the terror group's defenses. ISIS retaliates with suicide bombs, exploits its …

Kim Jong Nam: More N. Koreans being sought; break-in attempt at morgue

<b>Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (CNN) —</b> Malaysian authorities want to speak with a North Korean embassy official and airline employee as part of their investigation into the murder of Kim Jong Nam.<p>The two being sought are Hyon Kwang Song, who worked at the North Korean embassy in Malaysia, and Kim Uk Il, a …

South Korea will take lead in life expectancy by 2030, study predicts

<b>(CNN) —</b> Average life expectancy will increase globally by 2030, both at birth and at the age of 65, according to a new study.<p>The two time points help define when lifespans in a population are extending due to improvements in maternal and child health as well as improved adult health.<p>The average for …

South Korea

Uber CEO orders 'urgent' investigation after sex harassment allegations

Uber said it's opening an "urgent investigation" after a former employee made public allegations of sexism and harassment at the company.<p>Susan Fowler, an engineer who published a blog post on Sunday detailing her experience at Uber, claimed the company refused to do more than issue a warning to a …

Eastern Ukraine ceasefire begins -- but will it hold?

<b>Moscow (CNN) —</b> A ceasefire aimed at ending the bloody fight between Ukrainian forces and Russian-backed separatists started Monday -- but is already on shaky ground.<p>The ceasefire is a renewed attempt to enforce the Minsk peace protocol -- an agreement that has repeatedly failed since it was first …

Murder of North Korea's Kim Jong Nam: Timeline of intrigue

<b>(CNN) —</b> With the death of a dictator's half-brother, things were bound to get interesting.<p>The story of Kim Jong Nam's death has morphed into a murder-mystery filled with palace intrigue and geopolitical ramifications, topped with the surrealist tinge of reality television.<p>Here's how the story got …

Suspect in Kim Jong Nam's death thought it was a prank, police say

<b>Jakarta, Indonesia (CNN) —</b> A woman arrested in the killing of the North Korean leader's half brother thought she was participating in a television prank show when she squirted liquid in his face, Indonesian police said.<p>Suspect Siti Aishah is one of four people arrested in the death of Kim Jong Nam, …

Video appears to show Kim Jong Nam attacked

Arrests have been made following the death of Kim Jong Nam, the half-brother of North Korea's leader.

North Korea

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European Travel

Uber CEO launches sexual harassment probe

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick is ordering an "urgent" investigation after a former Uber driver wrote a blog post alleging a year of sexual harassment and discrimination at the company.

Sexual Harassment

Crowds flock to Saudi Arabia's first Comic Con

<b>(CNN) —</b> Dressed all in black with her face exposed, Fatima Mohammed Hussein has come to Saudi Arabia's first Comic Con event dressed as Bat Girl.<p>"The minute I stepped in, I couldn't believe this is happening here," she told CNN. "It's a big move for Saudi to have something like that."<p>Hussein was …

Kim Jong Nam: Why would North Korea want him dead?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Mystery still surrounds the sudden death of Kim Jong Nam, the eldest son of late North Korean dictator Kim Jong Il, in Kuala Lumpur airport last week.<p>Police said Kim was assaulted from behind, and something may have been sprayed or held over his face, causing him to feel dizzy. He died in …