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Immigration: No visas for low-skilled workers, government says

  • Feb 19, 2020

Low-skilled workers would not get visas under post-Brexit immigration plans unveiled by the government. It is urging employers to "move away" from relying on "cheap labour" from Europe and invest in retaining staff and developing automation technology. The Home Office said EU and

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Bloomberg qualifies for Wednesday's Democratic debate -- his first CNN Digital Expansion 2017

  • Feb 18, 2020

Michael Bloomberg has qualified for Wednesday's Democratic presidential debate in Las Vegas, paving the way for the former New York mayor's first appearance on stage with his 2020 rivals. Bloomberg met the Democr

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Report: Sixth woman says she was sexually abused by Olympic taekwondo champ Steven Lopez

  • Feb 18, 2020

A sixth woman has come forward to allege that Olympic taekwondo champion Steven Lopez sexually assaulted her, possibly after she was drugged, according to an 

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China counts over 72,000 cases of novel coronavirus as death toll rises

  • Feb 18, 2020

China's mainland reported 1,886 new cases of the novel coronavirus and

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Julian Assange: Australian MPs call on UK to block US extradition

  • Feb 18, 2020

Boris Johnson should block attempts to extradite Julian Assange to the US, say two Australian MPs who have flown to the UK to visit the WikiLeaks founder. Andrew Wilkie, an independent federal MP, said the extradition of Assange, who ha

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Rep. Ilhan Omar Endorses Progressive Nabilah Islam In Georgia Congressional Primary

  • Feb 18, 2020

Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) announced Tuesday that she is endorsing Nabilah Islam, a progressive political operative, in a competitive

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GM scraps historic Holden car brand in Australia

  • Feb 17, 2020

General Motors has said it will retire the iconic Australian car brand Holden as it leaves more markets. The American car giant said it will wind down Holden sales, design and engineering operations in Australia and New Zealand by next year. It also said China's Great Wall Motors had agreed to bu

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Trump takes lap around track to open Daytona 500

  • Feb 17, 2020

President Donald Trump on Sunday welcomed NASCAR fans to the start of this year's Daytona 500 with a lap around the Florida race track in his presidential limousine. "There is no greater thrill than to join you at the world center of racing for the 62nd Daytona 500 -- so exciting," Trump said i

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Kobe Bryant would have loved this NBA All-Star game

  • Feb 17, 2020

Magic Johnson, Jennifer Hudson and Chance the Rapper all used a microphone to pay tribute to Kobe Bryant throughout All-Star Sunday. The actual All-Stars? They had their skills, their pride, their showmanship and their intensity to give. As he walked through the United Center hallway, his chi

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