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The UN General Assembly by the numbers

New York (CNN)Global leaders have descended on New York City for the 72nd edition of the United Nations General Assembly.Trump to take 'America First' agenda to the UNThe podium is prime real estate for presidents, prime ministers and dignitaries wanting to air grievances and reinforce political positions.And while there's no

Surviving a Heroin Overdose May Soon Depend on Where You Live

In southwest Ohio, people die from national rate. In the future, whether someone survives could hinge on what county they’re in.The sheriff in Butler County this summer suggesting ambulance crews shouldn’t have to save the lives of some people who have been revived before.In neighboring Hamilton County, which includes Cincinnati, officials

U.K. Police Arrest Second Suspect in Blast; Threat Level Cut

The U.K. arrested a second suspect in connection with the blast on a commuter train as London’s counter-terrorism police widened their investigation into the attack that injured at least 30 people. After the arrests, the U.K. on Sunday lowered the terrorism threat level to severe from critical.Police arrested a 21-year-old man in Hounslow,

U.K. Arrests Man in Train Attack, Has Open Mind on Accomplices

Police arrested an 18-year-old man in the departure area of the port at Dover on Saturday and searched a house near London in connection with Friday’s detonation of an improvised bomb on a tube train that injured at least 29 people. The U.K. threat level remained at critical.The man detained

The Way We Get Electricity Is About to Change Forever

Batteries are everywhere these days: in our iPhones, toothbrushes, vacuum cleaners, and electric cars. But batteries—really big batteries—are just getting started.The idea is that grid-sized versions might be used to store excess wind and solar power, smoothing out the peaks and valleys of the electricity supply. There’s just one problem:

Martin Shkrelis One-of-a-Kind Wu-Tang Album Listed for Sale on EBay

The one and only copy of, an album by the Wu-Tang Clan purchased by former pharmaceutical executive-turned-convicted criminal Martin Shkreli, was listed for sale on EBay at a deep discount to the $2 million he paid for it. The Photographer: Peter Foley/Bloomberg The EBay listing for the recording states “this is the one

Scammers Are Constructing Fake People to Get Real Credit Cards

On a warm day in May, agents from the FBI and the U.S. Postal Inspection Service descended on a leafy neighborhood in South Carolina and raided the home of a DJ suspected of using fake identities to obtain 558 credit cards from Capital One Financial Corp.Outside the house in Rock

Who Vladimir Putin thinks will rule the world

(CNN)On the first day of the new school year in Russia, students learned an important lesson directly from their president -- who he thinks will rule the world. "Artificial intelligence is the future not only of Russia but of all of mankind," said Putin. "There are huge opportunities, but

How a Black-Card Wannabe Went Down In Flames

Billy McFarland was all smiles as he walked into a holiday party in December 2015, flanked by an entourage decked out in blazers and puffy coats. The DJ cranked tunes, a snow machine spit out flakes and his business partner, rapper Ja Rule, grabbed the mic for a throwback set. McFarland’s Black Card-like club, Magnises, had just expanded

An Activist Investors Latest Tactic: Playing Nice

As Nelson Peltz, founder of Trian Fund Management, angles for a seat on Procter & Gamble Co.’s board, he’s pledging to back social, environmental, and governance issues in ways that may appeal to the consumer-products giant’s institutional investors.Weeks after disclosing its stake in P&G in February, Trian updated its website

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