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  • Kylie Jenner is pregnant

    HOLLYWOOD — The youngest sibling in the Kardashian-Jenner clan is now expecting. Two sources close to the “overjoyed” family tell CNN that Kylie Jenner, 20, is pregnant and due in February. The makeup mogul and reality star has been in a relationship with rapper Travis Scott since April. Jenner has had some practice with kids. Not only is she an aunt to sister Kim’s two children, sister Kortney’s three kids and brother Rob’s daughter, but she often spent time with […]

  • Cool or creepy? Walmart to deliver food and put it in fridge

    Getting groceries delivered to your home is not new. But what about having someone that you don’t know come into your house to put away the food? Walmart is doing just that. It announced Friday that it’s testing a so-called straight into your fridge service — and you can watch it happen on your phone thanks to cameras installed in your house. Here’s how it works. Walmart spokesperson Ravi Jariwala said the retailer partnered with smart security company August, which […]

  • Iran unveils new long-range ballistic missile

    Iran unveiled a new ballistic missile Friday as its president stepped up pressure on the United States by defending its right to strengthen military defenses. Called the Khorramshahr missile, the weapon appeared at a military parade in Tehran. It has a range of nearly 1,250 miles and can carry multiple warheads, Tasnim, a semiofficial news agency, reported Friday. With such a range, the missile would be easily capable of reaching Israel and Saudi Arabia. Speaking during Friday’s parade, Iranian President […]

  • Trump administration to replace travel ban with country-specific restrictions

    WASHINGTON — The Trump administration will unveil more tailored restrictions on travelers from certain countries as a replacement to the controversial travel ban, according to a senior administration official. The new restrictions will vary by country. They could include a ban on travel to the United States, or new restrictions on obtaining a visa for citizens of particular countries. They would replace the ban on entry by citizens of six Muslim-majority nations, which Trump announced early in his term and […]

  • Mexico earthquake: Navy official apologizes for report of trapped girl

    A Mexican navy official apologized to the public for the confusion over the reports about a young girl trapped in the rubble of a collapsed school in Mexico City after this week’s earthquake. Angel Enrique Sarmiento, deputy secretary of the Mexican navy, told reporters at the site Thursday the initial reports were based on technical reports and the accounts of civilian and Navy rescuers. The search for a 12-year-old thought to be trapped in a Mexico City elementary school ended […]

  • Facebook is planning big changes to political ads on its site. Are they enough?

    Facebook just announced something that might be a radical change to its advertising business. Key word: Might. Right now it’s hard to tell how significant it’ll really be. “We’re going to make political advertising more transparent,” Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced on Thursday. The announcement is, among other things, an attempt to stave off government regulation. But it may not be enough. Hours after Zuckerberg spoke, two Democratic senators said in a letter to colleagues obtained by CNN that they […]

  • President Trump fires back at Kim Jong Un after threat, calling him a “madman”

    President Donald Trump called North Korean leader Kim Jong Un a “madman” Friday morning, the latest escalation in their combative rhetoric. “Kim Jong Un of North Korea, who is obviously a madman who doesn’t mind starving or killing his people, will be tested like never before!” President Trump wrote in an early morning tweet. Kim Jong Un of North Korea, who is obviously a madman who doesn't mind starving or killing his people, will be tested like never before! — […]

  • CVS Caremark

    CVS to limit opioid drug prescriptions

    CVS Pharmacies is making it harder to get opioids in an effort to curb the nation’s opioid overdose epidemic. The company’s prescription drug management division, CVS Caremark, will now limit prescriptions to seven-day supplies for all new patients with acute conditions. Pharmacists also plan to ask doctors to revise their prescriptions when they appear to offer more pills than are actually necessary. The company will also cap daily dosages and only fill versions of the drugs that work for shorter […]

  • President Trump meets with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani

    The President of Afghanistan, Ashraf Ghani, used a substantial part of his speech before Tuesday’s session of the United Nations General Assembly to praise President Donald Trump’s recently announced strategy for Afghanistan and South Asia. “With President Trump’s recent announcement of his strategy to counter terror and stabilize South Asia, Afghanistan’s enduring partnership with the United States and the international community has been renewed and redirected,” Ghani told the audience at the UN headquarters in New York. He said the […]

  • Mexico earthquake: A rush to save lives amid ‘new national emergency’

    MEXICO CITY, Mexico — Rescuers tunneled through debris for hours Wednesday, listening for the breathing and cries of survivors after a deadly earthquake struck Mexico City and the region. At a collapsed school, where the bodies of nearly two dozen school children were found, teams made contact with a trapped girl. She was alive. “The priority now is continue rescuing those who are still trapped and provide medical attention to the injured,” President Enrique Peña Nieto said, calling Tuesday’s quake — the second to […]