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August 23, 2019

As international financial image dims, options appear out of attain

WASHINGTON (AP) — As global leaders gather on two continents to take account of a darkening economic outlook, this is the picture they face:
August 23, 2019

Border Patrol Rep Dismisses Claims Migrant Children Are Jailed Because They Have ‘Recesses,’ ‘Healthcare’ and ‘Good Meals’

President of the National Border Patrol Council Brandon Judd has claimed that detained migrant children are not being jailed, arguing that they have "recesses," access to "healthcare" and are fed "very good meals."
August 22, 2019

A former Mass. State Police union president and a lobbyist have been charged with fraud. Here’s what we all know.

Federal authorities arrested the former president of the Massachusetts State Police union Wednesday, alleging that he pocketed tens of thousands of dollars through embezzling cash and accepting kickback payments from a lobbyist since 2012.
August 22, 2019

Google deserts desserts: Android 10 is the official title for Android Q

Google has officially named the next version of Android, which is due to be released this fall: Android 10. Breaking the 10-year history of naming releases after desserts, the company is bailing on providing a codename beginning with a subsequent letter of the alphabet (in this case, Q), which is the way we’ve been referring to Android up to now. This year is Android 10, next year will be Android 11, and so on.
August 22, 2019

The Red Sox’ offense is a part of the issue, too

COMMENTARYSometimes, losses sneak up on you, but Wednesday against Philadelphia was not one of those. It was three and a half hours of missed opportunities folded into six months of same.
August 22, 2019

Israel Defense Forces: We Struck Hamas Targets After Gaza Fired fifth Rocket to Israel in 6 Days

The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) on Wednesday said they attacked military targets in a Hamas naval facility in the Gaza strip after the fifth rocket was fired from the territory into Israel in the past six days.
August 21, 2019

Shooting Near Clark Atlanta University Sends Four College Students to Hospital

A late-night shooting left four Atlanta students hospitalized and police searching for a suspect.During a kick-off block party on Tuesday night near Clark Atlanta University, two groups got into an altercation and shots were fired. Four female students were injured, according to WAGA. One was shot in the leg, another was shot in the upper chest and two were grazed by bullets.
August 21, 2019

Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross Abruptly Resigns After Sexual Harassment Allegations

Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross abruptly resigned on Tuesday amid allegations of sexual harassment as well as racial and gender discrimination in the department.
August 21, 2019

Delivery Robots Headed to 100 College Campuses: Entire Generation Expects Robot Service, Company Says

Along with a new class of students, some colleges and universities will welcome a fleet of robots to campus for the fall semester.
August 21, 2019

Kamala Harris Responds to Planned Parenthood Rejecting Title X Program: ‘I Will Undo This Gag Rule’

In response to Planned Parenthood's refusal of federal funds on Monday, presidential candidate Kamala Harris called the new regulations a "disgrace."