(CNN)Rwandan President Paul Kagame is headed to reelection in a clear landslide victory, according to preliminary election results.Official results won't be announced until August 12, after the National Electoral Commission considers petitions and verifies numbers.
(CNN)A 4-month-old girl was found dead in Oklahoma after she was left inside an SUV for most of the day, the Oklahoma County sheriff's office said. The woman -- who has custody of the girl -- went to pick up her granddaughter about 5 p.m. prompting daycare workers to look for the child inside the facility. They couldn't find her and later discovered her deceased on a car child seat inside her grandmother's SUV, Opgrande told CNN affiliate KFOR.
Washington (CNN)President Donald Trump issued a statement of support Friday evening for national security adviser H.R. McMaster, who has come under fire from conservative media outlets this week.The Army lieutenant general has faced backlash from various right-wing media outlets for personnel moves at the White House.
(CNN)The departure of Neymar from Barcelona to Paris St Germain for a world record fee has it all. A young Brazilian soccer player who came to Europe to seek fame and fortune is offered ludicrous sums to abandon a world-famous club for a Qatari-bankrolled upstart.This time last year, Manchester United set a world record transfer fee when they bought Paul Pogba from Juventus for (the equivalent of) $116 million. Neymar's exercise of his release clause at Barca cost his
Washington (CNN)"Are there any Russians here?""Most people know there were no Russians in our campaign, there never were. We didn't win because of Russia, we won because of you," Trump said at a raucous campaign rally.It may be significant, that while his remarks about the Russia probe on Thursday night were scathing and scornful, they did not specifically focus on Mueller himself. And so far there have not been the kind of personal assaults against the prosecutor and others
(CNN)Two weeks after body camera footage purportedly showed a Baltimore officer planting drugs at the scene of an arrest, the city's public defender's office claims a second set of videos captured another similar incident.The latest videos show an officer finding drugs that another officer had allegedly placed there moments before, said Debbie Katz Levi, head of the city public defender's Special Litigation Section. Video shows cop plant evidence, public defender says
(CNN)A small group of nuns and priests met the woman in the chapel of a house one June evening. Though it was warm outside, a palpable chill settled over the room.Gallagher calls himself a "consultant" on demonic possessions. For the past 25 years, he has helped clergy distinguish between mental illness and what he calls "the real thing." He estimates that he's seen more cases of possession than any other physician in the world."Whenever I need help, I call
(CNN)The lush green planet that we call home may have actually looked purple in its earliest days, according to the "Purple Earth hypothesis."These purple organisms may have reigned supreme and existed in varying concentrations across the planet, said Shiladitya DasSarma, a microbiologist and professor at the University of Maryland. DasSarma has studied one of these microorganisms and created the Purple Earth hypothesis.See the latest news and share your comments with CNN Health on Facebook and Twitter."The theory of the
(CNN)Nearly all Americans snack at least once a day, most often to satisfy cravings, according to a recent snacking report. For some, frequent snacking may replace a typical meal or two.This heart-healthy avocado spread on toast makes for a tasty, super-satisfying snack.1 slice whole-wheat bread, toasted = 76 calories, 4g protein, 1g fat, 2g fiber, 1.4g sugar avocado, mashed = 80 calories, 1g protein, 7.37g fat, 3.4g fiber, 0.33g sugarSalt and pepper to taste = 0 caloriesTotal: 156 calories,
Jason Rowley is a venture capital and technology reporter for Crunchbase News. More posts by this contributor: For startups, VC funding is always in season Inside the Q2 2017 global venture capital ecosystem The American Midwest, to some, is just the flyover states. Its tropes rusted-out factories, cornfields and calorically dense fried foods at state fairs are well-known. However, its also increasingly home to more technology startups. Looking through the lens of startup and venture capital funding activity, well be looking
Facebook today announced it will soon be rolling out a change to its News Feed that will increase the distribution of links to faster loading web pages including those that use its own Instant Article format, it seems. The change will negatively impact Pages whose links load more slowly, the company also notes. The update to News Feed will roll out gradually in the months ahead, giving publishers time to make the necessary adjustments. Oddly, Facebooks blog postmakes no
Snap shares fell 4 percent and closed at a record low on Tuesday at $13.10, but it wasnt just because of the dreaded lockup expiration, which allowedsome insidersto finally sell shares. Snap faced another devastatingblow when it was revealed that the company wont make it into the S&P 500, a popular stock market index. The way Snap has divided up its classes of stock have made it ineligible under the new rules, which state the S&P Composite 1500 and
Over the years Ive seen concepts of solar-powered sunglasses come and go, but the dream of for some reason wearing solar panels on my face has remained elusive until today. Genius engineers at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology have successfully made a pair of shades with organic solar cell lenses and you dont even have to stare directly at the sun for them to work. The lenses have been cut like ordinary glass or plastic to fit in a commercial
Why text your crush the same boring date ideas when you can make them an informative presentation instead? London Twitter user, Ben Velzian, posted screenshots of a very elaborate PowerPoint he made for a guy he was supposed to go on a date with. The deck featured three date ideas, along with pros and cons of each option. Unfortunately, his date was not charmed by the significant effort Ben put into the presentation and blocked him. SEE ALSO: Clueless
Snap, the Snapchat parent, closed the day down just 1 percent Monday after thefirstphase of the dreaded lockup expiration, which meant that some insiders are now eligible to sell shares. The anticipation of a big sell-off had been putting downward pressure on the stock for weeks, but it appears that enough of that fear was already built into the stock price to withstand Day One. But while venture investors and co-founders were able to sell shares today, many employees