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Italy: Europe's next domino to fall?

The world's oldest bank is in deep trouble.<p>Shares in Italy's Banca Monte Dei Paschi Di Siena (BMDPF) have crashed 45% in 10 days, forcing regulators to temporarily ban short-selling in the stock. The bank has been given until Friday to come up with a plan to reduce its bad loans by 40% by 2018.<p>It's …

Economy

EgyptAir voice recorder indicates fire on doomed plane

<b>(CNN) —</b> Investigators trying to piece together what caused EgyptAir Flight 804 to plunge into the Mediterranean Sea now have another clue.<p>The plane's cockpit voice recorder indicates there was a fire on the aircraft before it crashed -- and an attempt to put it out, a senior source from the airline …

Airplanes

Star Wars leads charge as Sky gears up for an attack on its empire

Sky Cinema and eSports projects launched to counter threats from entertainment rivals Netflix, Amazon and BT<p>Sky’s jewel in its movie deal crown, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, deals with a new threat to the galaxy far, far away. Closer to home, within the media constellation that contains Sky, new …

Game of Thrones

Facebook turns on Safety Check in Orlando - first in U.S.

Facebook has previously employed its Safety Check feature after emergencies in France, Belgium, Pakistan, Nigeria, India and other countries.<p>Sunday's attack in Orlando, Florida, triggered its first activation in the United States.<p>The tool lets Facebook users in Orlando confirm that they're safe, …

Social Media

Highlights from the Muhammad Ali memorial service

<b>(CNN) —</b> Friday's memorial service began with religious and faith leaders, and ended with eulogies from family and friends. It was long -- about three hours -- but there were moving tributes and remembrances throughout the service.<p><b>1. Lonnie Ali</b><p>Muhammad Ali's widow spoke eloquently of her husband's …

Boxing

Bill Clinton to give eulogy at service for Muhammad Ali

<b>(CNN) —</b> Former President Bill Clinton will be among those eulogizing late boxing legend Muhammad Ali Friday at a service in Ali's hometown of Louisville, Kentucky.<p>"We watched him grow from the brash self-confidence of youth and success into a manhood full of religious and political convictions that …

Bill Clinton

Thousands pay their respects to Ali, who 'made being a Muslim cool'

<b>Louisville, Kentucky (CNN) —</b> Sports fans. African Americans. Pacifists. Muhammad Ali, who died Friday at 74, was a hero to many.<p>But no group may have taken more pride in Ali's accomplishments than American Muslims, who honored the legendary fighter Thursday at a heartfelt prayer service in the city …

Boxing

Muhammad Ali: Louisville kicks off celebration of legend's life

<b>(CNN) —</b> The lines that snaked for blocks Wednesday in downtown Louisville were reminiscent of the scramble long ago for tickets to this boxing legend's title bouts.<p>Within an hour, some 15,000 tickets had been handed out for Friday's memorial service for Muhammad Ali -- a final hometown main event …

Boxing

How Muhammad Ali gave a doctor 'the gift of courage'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Muhammad Ali didn't like air conditioning.<p>So when he traveled in a car through the streets of Phoenix one March day in 2001, he asked the man driving to roll down the windows.<p>Then he asked him to get in the far left lane.<p>Parkinson's disease had taken its toll, and the heavyweight champion …

Boxing

VW Profit Rises as Carmaker Battles to Overcome Crisis

Volkswagen posted a surprise increase in first-quarter operating profit as the carmaker is pushing steps to overcome its diesel emissions scandal.<p>Europe's biggest automaker is counting on a deal with U.S. authorities and car owners next month over its rigging of diesel emissions tests while pushing …

Jay Z responds to Beyoncé's 'Lemonade' in new song

<b>(CNN) —</b> Ever since Beyoncé dropped her visual album "Lemonade" in April, fans have been awaiting Jay Z's side of the story.<p>On Tuesday night they got it -- sort of.<p>The rapper appears on the remix of Fat Joe's new song "All the Way Up," which was released Tuesday on Jay Z's streaming service Tidal.<p>On …

Pensions may be cut to 'virtually nothing' for 407,000 people

One of the biggest private pension funds in the country is almost out of money, and fresh out of options.<p>The Central States Pension Fund has no new plan to avoid insolvency, fund director Thomas Nyhan said this week. Without government funding, the fund will run out of money in 10 years, he said.<p>At …

Retirement

US adds ISIS in Yemen, Libya, Saudi to terror list

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The U.S. added ISIS affiliates from Libya, Saudi Arabia and Yemen to its list of designated terrorist organizations on Thursday.<p>The move means these groups are being formally listed as designated terrorist organizations, a reflection of the changing assessment of the threat they …

Saudi Arabia

B-52s joining fight against ISIS

<b>(CNN) —</b> The U.S. Air Force is sending a Cold War icon into the fight against ISIS.<p>B-52 Stratofortresses from Barksdale Air Force Base in Louisiana arrived at an air base in Qatar on Saturday for use against ISIS in Iraq and Syria, the Air Force said in a statement.<p>The service did not say how many …

Military

Priebus on convention: 'The minority of delegates doesn't rule for the majority'

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The Republican National Committee chairman wouldn't back Donald Trump's argument that the candidates with the most delegates headed into the party's convention in Cleveland should automatically win the nomination.<p>Reince Priebus told CNN's Dana Bash on "State of the Union" Sunday …

Turner Broadcasting

5 takeaways from Super Tuesday 3

<b>Columbus, Ohio (CNN) —</b> Front-runners Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump dominated one of the biggest days of the 2016 presidential race so far. Trump overcame controversy about the violent clashes that have marked his rallies this week and Clinton muted the criticism over her history on trade deals …

Netflix Just Completely Changed How You Find What to Watch Next

You're going to like what you see.<p>Ever wonder how Netflix figures out what to show you on its homepage? Like most major websites, it's the combination of several complicated algorithms. But Tech Insider reports that the site has decided to let users around the world help show you what to watch.<p>Up …

Looking for a job? Star Wars has TONS of open positions

Finally! A chance to work in an environment where you <i>know</i> the force will be with you!<p>Lucasfilm, the company (now owned by Disney) that originally …

Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge: possible press renders

The hype train for the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge arguably began the minute the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge launched last March. Unlike most phones however, this was as much a part of “the next big thing” as it was a reaction to some of the polarizing decisions Samsung made in its pair of …

Phones

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The rebellious Mexican actress who met with 'El Chapo' claims the Mexican government is trying to 'destroy her'

Mexican Attorney General Arely Gomez has said that there were "indications" the actress may have used money from Guzmán to help finance her tequila business.<p>Del Castillo's tequila even got a mention in Penn's rambling Rolling Stone piece, which was published the day after Guzmán was …

How your smell can reveal if you're sick

<b>(CNN) —</b> Did you know you have an "odorprint"?<p>The smells pouring out from various parts of the body are unique to an individual, made up of select compounds that vary depending on age, diet, sex, metabolism ... and health.<p>"Some diseases result in a characteristic odor emanating from different …

Immune System

This startup you've never heard of is an expert at predicting what you want to do next

The B2B startup specializes in making apps talk to each other, and it has booked big-name clients like Uber, FourSquare, and Airbnb.<p>The key to Button is linking your intent with what comes next.<p>"Let's say you go to FourSquare and open up a venue," says CEO Mike Jaconi. "We understand that not only …

Conservative justices skeptical of union position in big labor case

<b>(CNN) —</b> In a case that could substantially weaken union coffers, the Supreme Court on Monday considered whether state government employees, who are not members of public sector unions, can be forced to pay certain fees to the union.<p>Several conservative justices had skeptical questions for lawyers …

School Administration

The latest in gadgets: Making apps and robots that think

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The latest developments surrounding the consumer-electronics show in Las Vegas known as CES (all times local):<p>6:15 p.m.<p>IBM CEO …

Mexico governor will 'not relent' in seeking justice for murdered mayor

The governor of the Mexican state in which a mayor was shot dead a day after taking office has vowed he will “not relent” in bringing her killers to justice.<p>Graco Ramírez, governor of Morelos state, blamed “criminals” for the killing of the Temixco mayor, Gisela Mota. He did not say which cartel or …

Here's How to Make Perfect Poached Eggs Every Time

In our humble opinion, happiness is a plate of perfectly cooked eggs Benedict. But just how do we make them fluffy yet bulbous, runny yet firm? Here, a few tricks of the trade.<p><b>1. Cold, fresh eggs are key.</b> The fresher the eggs, the thicker the egg whites and the better the egg will stay together.<p><b>2.</b> …