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Children born to spies in Canada should not be handed citizenship, says Ottawa

Russian spies lurking in the Canadian shadows may toil in secret, but they're still employees of Moscow — and therefore their children are not …

U.S. Federal Courts

George Franklin Grant

Grant in 1870<p>Born<p>September 15, 1846<br>Oswego, New York<p>Died<p>August 21, 1910 (aged 63)<br>Chester, New Hampshire<p>Education<p>Harvard School of Dental Medicine<p>class …

A hailstorm left two animals dead at a Colorado zoo and 14 people injured

<b>(CNN) —</b> Chunks of hail the size of golf balls rained havoc on a Colorado zoo on Monday, shattering windows, damaging cars and sending animals and humans running for cover.<p>The massive hailstorm damaged buildings and animals habitats at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo in Colorado Springs. The zoo will be …

Weather

My son, Osama: the al-Qaida leader’s mother speaks for the first time

'He met some people who pretty much brainwashed him in his early 20s. You can call it a cult'<p>Reform is beginning to creep through Saudi society; the ban on women drivers has been lifted, cinemas have opened<p>Osama's son Hamza may well cloud the family’s attempts to shake off their past<p>On the corner …

Osama Bin Laden

'We'll make it work': Jacinda Ardern returns as New Zealand PM six weeks after giving birth

Jacinda Ardern, the New Zealand prime minister, returned to work on Thursday, six weeks after giving birth to her first child.<p>Ardern became only the second leader of a country to have a baby while in office when she gave birth to her daughter Neve on 21 June. When she announced her pregnancy, …

New Zealand

Born in a cell: the extraordinary tale of the black liberation orphan

They were like the Black Panthers crossed with nature-loving hippies. Black ​power meets flower power<p>I feel relief. Big relief. I never knew she would come out alive Mike Africa Jr<p>I can’t believe this is happening. I’ll start hugging him in the supermarket and people will be giving us strange looks …

South Africa

This store employee's simple gesture meant the world to a teen with autism

<b>(CNN) —</b> A grocery store employee is being lauded for helping a teen with autism stock shelves in a fridge.<p>Sid Edwards and his son Jack Ryan Edwards, 17, visited their local Rouses Market in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on Sunday. Jack Ryan, who is on the autism spectrum, took notice of what one of the …

Autism

Ex-Fox News analyst: Trump echoes Stalin

Lt. Col. Ralph Peters talks to CNN's Anderson Cooper about Trump's attack on the media.

Turner Broadcasting

A siege. A bomb. 48 dogs. And the black commune that would not surrender

I came to and a dude was dragging me by my hair and cops started kicking me in the head – Del Africa<p>We demonstrated against police brutality. And we did so uncompromisingly. Slavery never ended, it was just disguised – Janine Africa<p>The photograph is one of the standout images of the 1970s black …

Black Panther

Follow the New Silk Road

In the first part of a week-long series revealing the effects of China’s Belt and Road Initiative on cities around the world,Jon Watts journeys from the steppes of Central Asia to the Black Sea and into Europe,as Beijing’s grand plan radically remakes the lives of people in its path

Silk Road

Video shows moment harasser slaps woman on streets of Paris

<b>Paris (CNN) —</b> A man has been caught on video forcefully slapping a woman after he allegedly sexually harassed her on the streets of Paris.<p>The man is seen walking by a streetside cafe when he picks up an ashtray from a table and throws it over customers' heads in the woman's direction. He then comes …

France

The 19 black radicals who are still in prison after four decades

<b>Mumia Abu-Jamal, AKA Wesley Cook,</b> former Black Panther<p><b>Age</b>: 64<p><b>Incarcerated since:</b> 1981<p><b>Convicted of:</b> Murder of Philadelphia police officer Daniel Faulkner<p><b>Sentence:</b> Life without parole<p><b>Current prison:</b> SCI Mahanoy, Pennsylvania<p>box<p>divider<p><b>Delbert Orr Africa,</b> Move organisation<p><b>Age:</b> 72<p><b>Incarcerated since:</b> 1978<p>…

Black Panther

The Black Panthers still in prison: after 46 years, will they ever be set free?

It’s like the atmosphere is pressing down on me, closing in all around me Albert Woodfox on solitary confinement<p>The idea that black men armed and prepared can fight for the rights of black people was exciting, intriguing Jalil Muntaqim on joining the Panthers at 15<p>Antoinette Russell vividly recalls …

Black Panther

Netflix for cars? Subscription services changing how people get behind the wheel

Consider it Netflix for cars. There's a new model for getting behind the wheel — one aimed at attracting a consumer that's less likely to buy a …

Mercedes-Benz

Scientists discover 'wonderland' of life on deep-sea mountains off B.C. coast

Imagine floating down from above a mountain peak as high as the Rockies and passing by rugged slopes carpeted in ancient forests that are bursting …

Seafloor

What it’s like when Ice detains you: 'They own you. You're impotent'

I don’t know where they had been hiding, but suddenly there were seven Ice officers, all in uniform.<p>I would try and understand what the judge was saying by looking at her face<p>It was a regular Sunday when they arrested me. I’d just gotten paid – back then I was working in the fields, picking grapes …

Immigration

British cave diver considering legal action over Elon Musk's 'pedo' attack

A British cave diver who was instrumental in the rescue of 12 children trapped in a northern Thailand cave says he is considering legal action after the inventor Elon Musk called him a “pedo” on Twitter.<p>Vernon Unsworth told the Guardian on Monday he was “astonished and very angry” at the attack, …

Caving

How did Quebec's nationalist movement become so white?

The 'Quebec values charter' sought to ban 'conspicuous' religious accoutrements ​– kippas, hijabs, turbans and novelty-sized crucifixes<p>New arrivals often choose Quebec because it is French-speaking – yet they typically remain loyal to Canada’s policy of multiculturalism<p>Gérald Godin, the first …

Canada

Is it OK to share an ice-cream with your dog?

It’s up to an owner whether they want to share something with their dog, but they could end up with an upset stomach<p>A video of a woman offering her ice-cream cone to a black dachshund sprawled at her feet has gone viral. The setting is idyllic: a picnic blanket in a park on a hot day. After the …

Pets

A man raped me, another tried to. They were not animals. They were men | Amy Remeikis

When I talked about it, again, the questions came. Why were you out walking so late? How were you walking?<p>The first time it happened, I refused to believe it for a very long time.<p>He had grabbed me from behind, around my neck. I never saw his face. Just smelt the rum and Coke, wet across my cheek, a …

Domestic Violence

Canada heatwave: more than 30 deaths reported as extreme weather continues

A heatwave rolling through central and eastern Canada has caused the deaths of more than 30 people, with officials warning that the extreme weather conditions are expected to continue for at least another day.<p>The sweltering combination of heat and humidity, which began on Friday, has been linked by …

Heat Waves

Is the world running out of sand? The truth behind stolen beaches and dredged islands

The insatiable demand of the global building boom has unleashed an illegal market in sand. Gangs are now stealing pristine beaches to order and paradise islands are being dredged and sold to the construction industry<p>Paradise is a beach, we are told. Pristine white or coral pink. We leaf through …

Dramatic arrest of shoplifters as they try to escape from store in Canada – video

A 29-year-old woman and a 28-year-old man wrestled a police officer to the ground in an attempt to escape arrest at a convenience store in Spruce Grove in Canada. While the officer struggled to arrest the man, the woman ran into the store's back room and scaled a ladder. She then clambered into the …

'What really happened?': The Casey Anthony case 10 years later

<b>(CNN) —</b> The 1990s had a slow police chase with a white Ford Bronco.<p>The 2000s had "Tot Mom."<p>It's been 10 years since Casey Anthony, who was charged in her 2-year-old daughter's death, first made national headlines and became the central figure in a criminal trial that captivated the country. (It was …

South Koreans may no longer face jail if they refuse to serve in the military

<b>(CNN) —</b> South Korea jails more conscientious objectors than any other country, but that may be about to change.<p>All South Korean men aged 18 to 35 must perform military service, but the country's Constitutional Court ruled Thursday that the government must provide alternative civilian roles for …

South Korea

Deutsche Bank flunks Fed stress test; 3 other banks get flagged

Deutsche Bank was the only major financial institution to fail the Federal Reserve's annual stress test exam, dealing another blow to Germany's largest lender.<p>The Fed raised more moderate concerns about Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley that will limit the ability of those Wall Street banks to raise …

Google Home and Chromecast outage hits millions of users worldwide

Google devices and apps have experienced serious outages that lasted for more than 12 hours and affected millions of users.<p>The issue affected Google Home and Google Home Mini – speakers that respond to voice commands – as well as Chromecast – a device that plugs into a television and allows people …

Google Home

Willie O'Ree, NHL's 1st black player, gets Hall of Fame call

An NHL trailblazer, the man that ushered in unprecedented growth and the best statistical goalie in the game's history headline the Hockey Hall of …

California woman threatens to call police on eight-year-old black girl for selling water

A white California woman who said she was calling police on an eight-year-old black girl selling water has faced international backlash, with critics dubbing her “Permit Patty” and business partners severing ties.<p>Alison Ettel went viral over the weekend after footage spread of her on the phone, …

Actually, the US has a long history of separating families

<b>(CNN) —</b> Many Americans across the US are angry with President Donald Trump for his "zero tolerance" immigration policy, which has sought to deter illegal entry by detaining and separating migrant families.<p>Critics say the policy, which was recently altered to address some concerns of separation, is …