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10 things you can tell about a Wall Streeter by looking at them on the morning train

The official trailer was recently released, and we can hardly wait to see some of Hollywood's biggest names playing the heroes of the financial crisis— Steve Carell as Steve Eisman, Christian Bale as Michael Burry, Ryan Gosling as Greg Lippmann, and Brad Pitt as Ben Hockett.<p>Like the book, the film …

Trump Says He'll Send Refugees Back to Syria If Elected

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has said that if elected to the White House, he will send Syrian refugees back to their homeland.<p>At a …

CIA pulled officers from Beijing after breach of federal personnel records

The CIA pulled a number of officers from the U.S. Embassy in Beijing as a precautionary measure in the wake of the massive cybertheft of the personal data of federal employees, current and former U.S. officials said.<p>The move is a concrete impact of the breach, one of two major hacks into Office of …

Looks Like Tyra Was Right: Meet the Top Model Alums Ruling Fashion Month

When <b>Tyra Banks</b> began her <i>America’s Next Top Model</i> franchise back in 2003, the show was an instant hit with viewers but experienced its share of derision from the fashion community. In the decade before reality television would spawn top models like <b>Kendall Jenner</b> and <b>Gigi Hadid</b>, the consensus was that …

Kendall Jenner

Chicago family gunned down, wounding baby, killing mom, grandmother

<b>Chicago (CNN) —</b> The top cop of Chicago expressed blunt outrage Tuesday after a shooting wounded an infant and killed the child's mother and grandmother, as they returned home from a family outing Monday night.<p>"Here we go again," Chicago Police Superintendent Garry F. McCarthy told reporters. "I'm …

Law Enforcement

Edward Snowden joins Twitter and follows NSA

<b>Fugitive US intelligence contractor Edward Snowden has opened an account on the social network website Twitter.</b><p>His opening tweet was: "Can you hear me now?"<p>In his profile, Mr Snowden says he "used to work for the government. Now I work for the public". He quickly gathered thousands of followers.<p>So …

See What the Same T-Shirt Bra Looks Like on A, B, C, and D Cups

In the world of breasts, it's fair to say that no two pairs are the same—hello, there are seven different types (and bras for each one). As such, the holy grail of lingerie drawers everywhere is a simple style that can be relied on for good support and all-day comfort, regardless of cup size. …

Toll of Syria's war: Baby born with shrapnel on forehead

<b>(CNN) —</b> In war-torn Syria, a baby girl was a victim of the country's civil war before she was even born.<p>The newborn is named Amel, or "Hope," because of what she has survived in her first days of life in Aleppo. She came into this world bearing a scar of war on her forehead.<p>Her story is a tragic …

Boeing to open assembly plant in China

<b>Boeing will open a plant in China in partnership with state-owned Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (Comac).</b><p>The new factory will focus on painting and assembling twin-engine 737 aircraft manufactured in the US.<p>Chinese firms also agreed to buy 300 Boeing jets, in deals worth about $38bn …

Japan enhances military's role as security bills pass

TOKYO (AP) — Japan's parliament early Saturday approved contentious legislation that enhances the role of the country's military by loosening …

Madeleine McCann: UK has spent nearly $16 million in search for missing girl

<b>(CNN) —</b> The investigation into the disappearance of British girl Madeleine McCann, who vanished nearly a decade ago, has cost $15.7 million and is expected to rise, the UK said Friday.<p>An additional $3.1 million is budgeted to use in the search next year, according to the Home Office.<p>Minister Lord …

Marc Jacobs

The 10 Foods College Students Order The Most

YUM.<p>College students are known for having interesting eating habits -- hello ramen and greasy late night food.<p>Online food ordering service GrubHub recently conducted a study that looked at the ordering habits of college kids from over 100 schools in 47 states. The results are pretty much what you'd …

Death of Reyaad Khan marks a significant departure for the UK, with ministers yet to rule out further targeted strikes<p>David Cameron’s admission that the UK has targeted and killed Reyaad Khan, a prominent member of Islamic State represents the first killing of a British citizen by a UK military …

Middle East

Fruitvale Station's Michael B Jordan: 'African-Americans aren't allowed to be real people'

"If I wasn't black, that wouldn't have happened to me; I've thought that so many times I've lost count," says Michael B Jordan, star of Fruitvale Station. "A woman holds on to her purse as she walks by, or people cross the street when they see me, to being pulled over by the cops for no reason. …

Places where nature has won

Jurassic Park

10 Business Leaders on Creating a Productive Lifestyle

Productivity tips come in all shapes and sizes.<p>Just look at Warren Buffett, a man considered one of the best investors in the history of human …

Exam results for nine million Chinese

For more than nine million high school students in China, Tuesday is a big day.<p>They'll get the results of their exam known as the "gaokao" which will determine whether and where they go to university.<p>The gaokao is controversial for many reasons, but it's also criticised for failing to prepare …

2016ers react to South Carolina massacre

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Presidential candidates have canceled their events in South Carolina after nine people were killed in a church Wednesday evening in what police have labeled a hate crime.<p>President Barack Obama expressed his condolences during a press conference before leaving for California, "Any …

Anja Rubik in 30 looks

FASHION INSPIRATION<p><b>One of Vogue Paris' favorites, Anja Rubik turns 32 today. We are celebrating with 30 of her best looks, on and off the red carpet.</b>

Film Festivals

WATCH: A Truly Useful Hack for Preserving Herbs

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: KatieQ"s worthwhile hack for preserving herbs requires nothing more than an ice cube tray and olive oil.</i><p>It's really annoying when a grocery store sells …

The boys are back in town: how Entourage signals the second era of 'bro'

The return of Entourage, this time in movie form following eight seasons on HBO, seems to herald another comeback. To watch Entourage is to engage with what it represents, which is a very distinctive form of culture, tailor-made for young, materialistically aspirational men, the kind of dude who …

Television Industry

My job is hard enough without being inundated with messages from parents who are unhappy about everything from the weather to sick leave<p>I can honestly say I never thought I would make it. I’m nine years into a teaching career and the mental exhaustion at times is overwhelming. But this year has …

Teaching

Photograph: Darren Whiteside/Reuters<p>A Rohingya migrant watches as Indonesian officials visit a temporary shelter in Aceh Timur in Indonesia’s Aceh …

Asia

Here's Some Stupid For Lunch

In which we learn that Wisconsin has one more chance, as Senator Ron Johnson stops by again.<p><b>Wisconsin Senator Ron (Shreds Of Freedom) Johnson</b> is always a delight when he stops by the Cafe. This week, he served up some delectable Persian dishes.<p>"I don't know, I hate to admit it, but in terms of this …

'World's First Size 22 Supermodel' Tess Holliday Lands Cover Of People Magazine

Tess Holliday, the size 22 supermodel who was signed to MiLK Model Management in January, has yet another reason to celebrate. She's the cover star of People magazine's 2015 body issue.<p>Holliday, who is known for serving up style and self-love on her Instagram account, has had a busy few months. She …

NYC's Baruch College Hit With $25M Suit in Fraternity Hazing Death

The family of a college freshman killed in fraternity hazing has sued the school for $25 million, alleging it knew about the dangerous traditions and failed to stop them.<p>The filing by Michael Deng's parents against Baruch College in New York City comes two weeks after they sued the fraternity and …

Viable at 22 Weeks: Just How Low Can Preemies Go?

Babymaking is easy when everything goes right. All it takes is a single—decidedly agreeable—act and the rest runs on autopilot for the next nine …

'Lord of the Flies' comes to Baltimore

<i>Watch a CNN special report, "Police Under Fire," at 9 p.m. ET/PT Monday.</i><p><b>Baltimore, Maryland (CNN) —</b> He was a quiet man who once stood watch on his front porch, just three blocks away from where a riot erupted in West Baltimore this week.<p>We called him "Mr. Shields" because no one dared use his first …

Protesting son: 'It was World War III' after mom saw me - CNN Video

The Baltimore son who was slapped by his mother several times and pulled out of protests on live TV speaks to CNN's Anderson Cooper.