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Takeoff, member of the rap group Migos, shot dead outside a private party in Houston, police say |  CNN

Houston officials plead for witnesses to come forward in murder of ‘peaceful’ rapper Takeoff | CNN

CNN — Houston officials have vowed to bring justice in the murder of rapper Takeoff, with the police chief calling the 28-year-old Atlantan a “peaceful” man and urging all witnesses to the shooting to come forward. The rapper, who is part of multi-platinum hip-hop trio Migos, was at a bowling alley and pool hall where …

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CVS accepts $5 billion interim settlement in opioid cases.  Walgreens and Walmart would also settle |  CNN

CVS accepts $5 billion interim settlement in opioid cases. Walgreens and Walmart would also settle | CNN

CNN — CVS has tentatively agreed to pay $5 billion to settle lawsuits brought by states and local governments alleging retailers mishandled opioid painkiller prescriptions. Two other major retailers – Walgreens and Walmart – have tentatively agreed to pay billions of dollars to settle similar lawsuits, according to reports from Bloomberg and Reuters. The deal …

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Takeoff, member of the rap group Migos, shot dead outside a private party in Houston, police say |  CNN

Takeoff, member of the rap group Migos, shot dead outside a private party in Houston, police say | CNN

CNN — Takeoff, who was one-third of the rap group Migos, was fatally shot early Tuesday in Houston, Texas, a source close to the group confirmed to CNN. He was 28 years old. Police received a call of a shooting in progress around 2:34 a.m. local time, Houston Police Department Chief Troy Finner said Tuesday …

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Anti-Semitic Messages Seen at Multiple Locations in Jacksonville This Weekend |  CNN

Anti-Semitic Messages Seen at Multiple Locations in Jacksonville This Weekend | CNN

CNN — Officials in the Jacksonville, Florida area condemned several anti-Semitic messages that appeared in public spaces over the weekend, including a football stadium, an overpass and a downtown building. An anti-Semitic message referencing rapper Kanye West was seen paraded outside TIAA Bank Field in Jacksonville during the Georgia-Florida college football game on Saturday, according …

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Many employers will soon have to advertise their wages thanks to two new laws |  CNN Business

Many employers will soon have to advertise their wages thanks to two new laws | CNN Business

Next week, job seekers beginning to get a much better idea of ​​what many employers are willing to pay – and so will a company’s current employees. Although there is already a patchwork of state and local laws aimed at improving pay transparency, many companies still do not announce what they are paying up front. …

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2022 World Series: Philadelphia Phillies and Houston Astros face off for a place in MLB history |  CNN

2022 World Series: Philadelphia Phillies and Houston Astros face off for a place in MLB history | CNN

CNN — The 2022 World Series is a classic case of overwhelming favorite against a brave underdog. The Houston Astros, the No. 1 seed in the American League playoffs, enter Friday’s Game 1 with most odds, including the bookmakers, to claim the franchise’s second World Series crown. However, the Philadelphia Phillies have already upset the …

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CNN Exclusive: Treasury Secretary says she sees no sign of recession in US economy |  CNN Politics

CNN Exclusive: Treasury Secretary says she sees no sign of recession in US economy | CNN Politics

CNN — Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said in an exclusive interview with CNN on Thursday that she saw no signs of a near-term recession as the U.S. economy rebounded from six months of contraction. During a one-on-one interview in Ohio that aired on CNN’s “Erin Burnett OutFront,” Yellen said third-quarter GDP data released Thursday underscored …

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Kentucky Wildcats coach John Calipari shares photo of coal miner who rushed from work for his son's first game - and invites the family to Lexington for a game |  CNN

Kentucky Wildcats coach John Calipari shares photo of coal miner who rushed from work for his son’s first game – and invites the family to Lexington for a game | CNN

CNN — A Kentucky coal miner who rushed straight from work to take his family to a University of Kentucky Wildcats practice game is on the father of the year shortlist and has won praise from the legendary trainer John Calipari, who shared a photo of him and expressed his admiration for his hard work …

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America's Most Splendid Housing Bubbles: Biggest Price Drops Since Housing Crisis 1. Record plunge in Seattle (-3.9%), near-record in San Francisco (-4.3%) and Denver .  Drops have spread across the United States

America’s Most Splendid Housing Bubbles: Biggest Price Drops Since Housing Crisis 1. Record plunge in Seattle (-3.9%), near-record in San Francisco (-4.3%) and Denver . Drops have spread across the United States

Big drops in San Diego, Los Angeles, Dallas, Portland, Phoenix, Boston. Prices fell faster than they rose? Certainly not. Oops. By Wolf Richter for WOLF STREET. This is the first month of this cycle that the S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller home price index, which lags the reality on the ground by 4-6 months, shows declines in …

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