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A swarm of nearly 40,000 bees attacked police responding to a single bee sting report

Nearly 40,000 Africanized bees shut down a California block and sent five people to the hospital. They're known to be an aggressive species that can be deadly to humans.

What's spreading faster than coronavirus in the US? Racist assaults and ignorant attacks against Asians

Asians and Asian Americans are facing increased discrimination linked to the spread of coronavirus. In New York City's Chinatown, restaurant owner Rose Wu says business has dropped significantly since the coronavirus outbreak.

With her newborn in intensive care, this Good Samaritan mom rescued a trucker from a highway blaze

A mother in Indianapolis narrowly saved a semi-truck driver before his tanker exploded as she was on the way home from visiting her newborn child in the NICU. CNN affiliate WXIN has the details on this daring rescue.

A 15-month-old was reported missing this week -- two months after she was last seen

15-month-old Evelyn Mae Boswell was not reported missing until two months after she was last seen. An AMBER alert has been issued and Tennessee police are now searching for her.

Lori Vallow, mother of missing Idaho children, asked a friend to lie to police about son's whereabouts, affidavit says

Lori Vallow, an Idaho woman who re-married and fled with her husband once police began investigating the disappearances of her two children, was arrested in Hawaii on a Madison County arrest warrant and is being held on $5 million bail.

A CBP employee killed his wife and two sons before fatally shooting himself, police say

A US Customs and Border Protection employee allegedly shot and killed his wife and two sons in Florida before killing himself, according to the Orange County Sheriff's Office. Affilate WKMG reports.

A one-man police department was disbanded. The chief left the town meeting in his underwear

A small New Hampshire town's only lawman was let go by the city's selectboard. Richard Lee, the now-former Chief of Police of Croydon, turned in his police car and uniform and walked home in only boots, a hat and his underwear. WPTZ's Matt Leighton reports.

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Sports

'Hungry lion' Tyson Fury promises to knock out Deontay Wilder in their much-anticipated rematch

Former heavyweight champion Tyson Fury says he's going to knock out WBC world heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder in their rematch of their controversial draw.

Freestyle football sensation Lisa Zimouche is on a mission to nutmeg Beyonce

Lisa Zimouche is taking the football freestyle world by storm one trick at a time. At only 20 years old, the French-Algerian already has millions of football fans from around the globe.

'The car was turning for me': Sam Bird on the race of his life

Envision Virgin Racing driver Sam Bird recalls all the twists and turns of the 2016 Formula E Buenos Aires ePrix - the race of his life.

Woman and three children killed in car fire allegedly started by husband

Rowan Baxter, a former rugby league player, his wife and their three children died after the dad allegedly set their car on fire in Brisbane.

'I'm going to rip his heart out and feed it to him' -- Tyson Fury ahead of rematch with Deontay Wilder

WBC world heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder tells Don Riddell he's glad his first fight with Tyson Fury was a draw and looks forward to winning the second bout.

'I'm going to rip his heart out and feed it to him' -- Tyson Fury ahead of rematch with Deontay Wilder

WBC world heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder sits down with Don Riddell to chat about his humble boxing beginnings, his family and how he once considered suicide.

'Movement, vibration, dynamism': The helmet-cam that is revolutionizing Formula E

​Want to know what it feels like to take the wheel of a Formula E race car? Then say hello to Driver's Eye​ - an 8mm camera that gives a unique, through-the-visor view​.

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Julie Walters reveals she was diagnosed with bowel cancer

"Billy Elliot" actress Julie Walters said she survived a diagnosis of stage three bowel cancer in an interview with BBC.

Rapper Pop Smoke killed in home invasion, officials confirm

A 20-year-old man was shot inside a home in the Hollywood Hills in Los Angeles and later died of his injuries, according to Capt. Steve Lurie of the Los Angeles Police Department. A police official and federal law enforcement source told CNN the man was rapper Pop Smoke.

Ja'Net DuBois, 'Good Times' star, dies at 74

Ja'net Dubois, an actress and singer who left her stamp on television playing beloved neighbor Willona Woods on "Good Times," passed away at age 74.

Lark Voorhies 'a bit slighted and hurt' by 'Saved by the Bell' reunion snub

Actress Lark Voorhies told Dr. Oz that she feels "slighted and hurt" about not being included in an upcoming "Saved by the Bell" reboot.

Brit-winner Dave makes political statement in performance, calling Boris Johnson out on racism

21-year-old rapper, Dave, won album of the year at the Brit Awards, where he released new lyrics to his song, "Black."

Kellye Nakahara, actress in 'M*A*S*H,' dies at 72

Actress Kellye Nakahara died in her Pasadena, California, home after a short battle with cancer, according to her daughter.

Jason Davis, 'Recess' actor, dead at 35

The actor was known for voicing Mikey Blumberg on Disney Channel's "Recess" and appearing on "Roseanne" and "7th Heaven."

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Business-Consumer

Bridal gowns could be in short supply for wedding season because of coronavirus

Thanks to delays in shipments from China, many wedding dress sellers are seeing long delays in bridal gown orders.

Richard Branson launches his luxury, adults-only cruise ship

With voyage fares ranging from $1,600 to $19,000, Branson's new cruise line, Virgin Voyages, is set to tour the Caribbean starting in April 2020.

Zillow is buying houses now — and losing lots of money in the process

The homebuying process can feel antiquated. Zillow wants to change that. Zillow CEO Rich Barton tells CNN Business' Rachel Crane why the company is now buying, renovating, and selling homes.

Victoria's Secret is going private. It's only worth $1.1 billion

As Victoria's Secret struggles to lure new customers, online bra sellers like ThirdLove are using tech and data to build a fanbase.

More TV shows are calling New York home as demand for streaming content grows

Shows like "God Friended Me" and "Sesame Street" have both benefited from the boom in film production incentivized by tax credits in New York City. CNN's Clare Sebastian reports.

HSBC plans to cut 35,000 jobs as profit drops 33%

HSBC said it would cut around 35,000 jobs and dramatically overhaul its business after its profit plunged by a third in 2019.

Trump pardons junk bond king Michael Milken

President Trump says he is granting clemency to Michael Milken, the legendary bond king from the 1980s who served several years in prison for violating securities laws and has since become a prominent philanthropist.

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US Politics

Sanders spokeswoman says she misspoke after distorting Bloomberg's health record

Bernie Sanders' national press secretary Briahna Joy Gray said the questioning of the 78-year-old Democratic presidential candidate's health and requests for further medical records "were reminiscent of a smear campaign."

Top Pentagon policy official resigns at Trump's request

The Pentagon's top policy official is expected to depart his post soon, according to two sources familiar with the matter. John Rood, Under Secretary of Defense for Policy at the Pentagon, lost support among senior national security leadership and has been asked for his resignation, one of the sources said.

5 takeaways from CNN's town halls with Bernie Sanders, Pete Buttigieg and Amy Klobuchar

During a CNN town hall in Nevada, Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) addressed the need for gun reform and spoke about her "saddest day in Washington."

Donald Trump and his pardon triangle

CNN's Jake Tapper reports.

Buttigieg slams Trump: My marriage never involved sending 'hush money to a porn star'

During a CNN town hall in Nevada, Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg discusses conservative radio personality Rush Limbaugh's attack on Buttigieg's sexuality.

Buttigieg recalls time he tried to use three languages to help a family at a protest

Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg shared a story at the CNN Town Hall in Nevada about how he tried to use his foreign language skills to help a family caught in the middle of a protest.

Fact check: How Trump's economy compares to Obama's

White House trade adviser Peter Navarro debates the economy and job growth numbers between the Obama and Trump administrations with CNN's Poppy Harlow.

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Health

With mom and daughters out of coronavirus quarantine, a Wisconsin family is happy to be together again

A Wisconsin family is finally reunited after Samuel Roth's wife and daughters spent weeks on lockdown in Wuhan, China, then under quarantine in California.

An American evacuated from Japan on a US charter flight says she didn't know people on the plane had tested positive for coronavirus until it landed

More than 300 Americans quarantined on the Diamond Princess cruise ship for almost two weeks finally head home, but their journey back to the US has been riddled with one ordeal after another. CNN's Will Ripley has more.

Americans evacuated from a quarantined cruise ship get stuck on buses with no bathrooms and fly 10 hours in cargo planes

Karey Maniscalco was among more than 300 American passengers who were evacuated from the novel coronavirus-struck Diamond Princess ship in Japan.

14 passengers on US charter flights evacuating the Diamond Princess have tested positive for coronavirus

Americans from the Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan who chose to take part in the US government's voluntary evacuation have arrived at Haneda Airport in Tokyo. CNN's Matt Rivers has more.

First US evacuee infected with coronavirus was mistakenly released from hospital

The Wuhan coronavirus has killed more than 1,000 people globally since the outbreak began, according to authorities. More than 40,000 have been infected. Since its outbreak in December, the Wuhan coronavirus has killed more people than the severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) outbreak.

'Parentese,' not traditional baby talk, boosts a baby's language development

Internationally known early learning researcher Patricia Kuhl, the co-director of the Institute for Learning & Brain Sciences at the University of Washington, shares video from an older experiment to illustrate a baby's preference for motherese, a form of baby talk.

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Social Media-Technology

How TikTok became a hitmaker for the music industry

Matthew Wilder's 1983 hit "Break My Stride" is climbing charts again almost four decades later. Here's how TikTok is having a big impact on the music industry.

A jetpack company just reached a major milestone in our quest to fly like Iron Man

The team at Jetman Dubai has built a jet-powered, carbon fiber wingsuit that can launch a human into the air from the ground.

This man says he's stockpiling billions of our photos

Hoan Ton-That's app, Clearview AI, has triggered fears about facial recognition — and the dystopian future it could foreshadow. CNN Business' Donie O'Sullivan sits down with the CEO to talk about questions of legality, privacy, and bias in the era of facial recognition.

Jeff Bezos commits $10 billion to fight climate change

After public pressure from his own employees, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is putting about 8% of his net worth towards the fight against climate change.

Snap exodus continues: CFO out after less than a year

Snap is losing another high-profile executive. Chief Financial Officer Tim Stone told Snap on Tuesday that h...

Huawei's founder praises Trump and denies claims his company spies for China

The reclusive founder of Huawei has denied allegations that his telecoms company spies for the Chinese gover...

How Alexa knows the difference between a breaking window and a wine glass

For Amazon, getting Alexa's new security-guard feature to work meant literally breaking a lot of windows....

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