Entertainment

20
May

Meet those fighting to stop transgender murders – CNN Video

The New York Anti-Violence Project is taking a stand against assaults aimed at transgender people.

20
May

Transgender woman who was attacked in April found dead on Dallas street

(CNN)A transgender woman whose brutal assault in April was captured on video has been found dead on a Dallas street, police said.Police responded to a report of a shooting in the 7200 block of Valley Glen Drive around 6:40 a.m. Saturday, Dallas Police Major Vincent Weddington said.”Upon arrival, officers found the complainant lying face down…

20
May

Ford will cut 7,000 white-collar jobs

New York (CNN Business)Ford is cutting 7,000 white-collar jobs, or about 10% of its salaried staff worldwide, as part of a cost-cutting effort it says will save the company about $600 million a year. Ford (F) says workers will begin to be notified of cuts starting Tuesday, and the terminations will be completed by the…

20
May

Google may just have killed Huawei’s bid to become the world’s top smartphone brand

Hong Kong (CNN Business)Google is restricting Huawei’s access to its Android operating system and apps after the Trump administration blacklisted the Chinese tech firm.The move is a huge blow to Huawei, whose goal is to be the top smartphone brand by the end of 2020.Last week, the Trump administration barred American companies from selling to…

20
May

Pete Buttigieg slams Fox News hosts while appearing on Fox News

(CNN)Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg used a Fox News town hall in New Hampshire on Sunday to slam two of the network’s primetime opinion hosts, knocking both Tucker Carlson and Laura Ingraham by name on the network where they each host an hour.The moment came when the South Bend, Indiana, mayor was trying to explain…

18
May

Australia election: Morrison claims victory in ‘miracle’ upset – CNN

Australia Prime Minister Scott Morrison has claimed victory in the 2019 election, with results showing the Liberal National coalition will be returned to government.

18
May

She was pregnant at 12. Now she has a message for lawmakers – CNN Video

Shannon Dingle was pregnant at 12 years old after being raped. Her powerful story of survival comes with a message to lawmakers.

18
May

In the abortion debate, when does life begin? – CNN Video

CNN’s Elizabeth Cohen explains why science hasn’t been able to answer the key question behind the debate over abortion.

18
May

Abortion-rights groups see donations soar as Alabama law draws attention from activists, candidates

Washington (CNN)Donations to abortion-rights groups surged this week as presidential candidates, activists and even a group of Portland, Oregon, basketball fans reacted to Alabama enacting the nation’s strictest abortion law.In four days, the National Network of Abortion Funds raised $504,000 from more than 18,000 people to help fund abortions, according to executive director Yamani Hernandez.…

18
May

Abortion bills push women’s reproductive rights into political spotlight

(CNN)Eight months after the contentious hearings over Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, progressives fear that the most dire warnings of abortion rights groups are now coming to fruition. This week, Alabama passed the country’s most restrictive abortion ban, soon followed by Missouri passing its own strict anti-abortion legislation. Other bills elsewhere have either been signed…