Arrest made in a shooting at Korean-owned hair salon that police said may have been motivated by hate

May 17, 2022 at 11:28

(CNN) An arrest has been made in connection with a shooting last week at a Korean-owned hair salon in Dallas, police there said early Tuesday, one of three recent attacks on area Asian-run businesses that authorities have said may be connected and motivated...

An 11-year-old girl was shot and killed by a stray bullet in the Bronx, police say

May 17, 2022 at 07:09

(CNN) An 11-year-old girl died Monday night after being struck by a stray bullet on the streets of the Bronx in New York City, the New York Police Department announced. The girl was shot in the abdomen when a man on a scooter attempted to shoot another pers...

No cars were sold in Shanghai in April as zero-Covid policy hammers activity

May 17, 2022 at 04:06

Hong Kong (CNN Business) Shanghai posted zero car sales last month as China pressed ahead with its stringent pandemic control measures. The biggest metropolitan area in China, home to 25 million residents, has been under a strict lockdown for seven weeks. A...

DHS chief Mayorkas says it's 'virtually impossible' to monitor all hate online

May 17, 2022 at 03:03

Asked if DHS should have caught the 180-page racist screed posted online and attributed to the suspected gunman, Mayorkas said: “No, because are we monitoring every expression of hate on the internet and social media? That would be virtually impossible.”Ins...

California court strikes down another law seeking to diversify corporate boards

May 17, 2022 at 00:24

(CNN Business) California's efforts to mandate board diversity have been dealt another blow. in California to have a minimum number of women on their board violates the state's constitution. Late last week, a California judge in the Superior Court of Los An...

Biden reverses some Trump policies related to Cuba, making it easier for families to visit relatives in country

May 16, 2022 at 23:32

(CNN) The State Department on Monday announced a series of measures it said is aimed at supporting the Cuban people, including reinstating the Cuban Family Reunification Parole Program and increasing consular services and visa processing. "We will make it e...

Major outside spending boosts Trump-backed Budd in North Carolina Senate primary

May 16, 2022 at 22:32

(CNN) Nearly a year after former President Donald Trump endorsed Rep. Ted Budd for North Carolina's open Senate race, the conservative congressman appears in strong position heading into Tuesday's Republican primary. A Budd victory would deliver the former...

The Orange County shooting suspect was upset over China-Taiwan tensions, investigators say

May 16, 2022 at 21:58

(CNN) A suspect in a deadly shooting at a church in Laguna Woods, California, likely was politically motivated, investigators said. "It is believed the suspect involved was upset about political tensions between China and Taiwan," Orange County Sheriff Dona...

Oregon's Kurt Schrader, facing backlash over breaking with House Democrats, faces primary challenge

May 16, 2022 at 21:52

CNN —A contentious House primary in Oregon is dividing national and local Democrats as Rep. Kurt Schrader, running now in a district where more than half of primary voters are seeing his name on the ballot for the first time, faces a challenge on Tuesday fr...

$5 gas could become widespread as prices hit another record

May 16, 2022 at 18:43

New York (CNN Business) Prices at the pump continue to shatter records ahead of Memorial Day weekend. Gas prices are now up by 27% from the day before Russia invaded Ukraine. "Everything is pointing toward even higher prices. We are well on our way toward $...

DeSantis eyes state takeover of Disney's special district

May 16, 2022 at 18:42

(CNN) After stripping Disney of its special governing powers last month, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis now says that he wants the state to take over the government body that has overseen the entertainment company's Orlando-area theme parks for half a century. D...

Calf Canyon/Hermits Peak Fire becomes largest in New Mexico history at nearly 300,000 acres

May 16, 2022 at 17:44

(CNN) The growing Calf Canyon/Hermits Peak Fire has become the largest fire in New Mexico history, burning 298,060 acres, officials said. The Calf Canyon Fire started April 19 and later combined with the Hermits Peak Fire, which has been burning for more th...

Supreme Court sides with Ted Cruz, striking down cap on use of campaign funds to repay personal campaign loans

May 16, 2022 at 17:28

Washington (CNN) The Supreme Court on Monday ruled in favor of Republican Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas in a case involving the use of campaign funds to repay personal campaign loans, dealing the latest blow to campaign finance regulations. The court said that a f...

Biden approves plan to redeploy US troops to Somalia

May 16, 2022 at 16:44

(CNN) President Joe Biden has approved a request by the Pentagon to redeploy US troops to Somalia in an effort to counter the terrorist group al-Shabaab, a senior administration official said on Monday. The move reverses a decision by President Donald Trump...

How early traumas can affect your relationship with money

May 16, 2022 at 14:28

Few people get through life without experiencing a financially traumatic situation of some kind -- whether as a child watching your parents go through it or experiencing it yourself as an adult. Such events can lead to undermining money habits that can hurt...

Alan Greenspan hiked rates yet avoided a recession. Can Jerome Powell pull it off?

May 16, 2022 at 13:06

How the rise in interest rates will affect some AmericansThe Marriner S. Eccles Federal Reserve building in Washington, DC, on May 4, 2022. - The US unemployment rate has fallen to below four percent, but many companies have continued to report challenges f...

The pandemic-era rally is now a distant memory for some stocks

May 16, 2022 at 12:36

Corporate exodus from Russia continues and US stocks feel the impactIn this photo provided by the New York Stock Exchange, trader Colby Nelson works on the floor, Monday, Feb 28, 2022. Traders work after the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE...

Goldman Sachs gives top bankers unlimited vacation days

May 16, 2022 at 12:26

London (CNN Business) Goldman Sachs, fighting a war for talent amid scrutiny of the bank's notoriously grueling work culture, is implementing a more flexible vacation policy to help staff "rest and recharge." Goldman Sachs GS Senior bankers will now be able...

Kids can show anxiety symptoms early on. Here's how to spot them

May 16, 2022 at 10:51

Excessive clinginess to parents can be a sign a child is struggling with an anxiety disorder, experts have said. How do you know whether she’s just having a bad day or if it’s a sign of ongoing anxiety she might be experiencing? Anxiety disorders are marked...

Wisconsin Democrats look for do-over with rural voters after Trump-era shellacking

May 16, 2022 at 10:30

For Barnes, part of the trip was admitting that while he is somewhat politically out of place in stretches of rural Wisconsin, he is willing to listen. And in 2021, Virginia Democrat Terry McAuliffe faced intraparty criticism for essentially ignoring rural...