Cuba cracks down on dissidents, but only after a protest

Cuba cracks down on dissidents, but only after a protest

Image copyright AFP Image caption Comedian Damian Chammas (pictured left) says he will not comply with the new law Cuban authorities are cracking down on criticism – but not before one of its most…

Canada's unemployment rate hits 3-year low

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Canada’s unemployment rate hits 3-year low

Alimentation Couche-Tard CEO says he’s optimistic about some of its largest territories as the fuel retailer works to restore economic stability to those locations. In an interview with CNN, Brian Hannasch said the company’s…

Why Britain must invest in gene therapy in the NHS

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Why Britain must invest in gene therapy in the NHS

A few weeks ago I became a parent and it was a challenging time for me. However, my experience gives me a great deal of optimism about the potential of DNA therapies to save…

China is now building its own way to travel the world

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China is now building its own way to travel the world

Photo China’s rail industry has entered a new era. On Sunday, it successfully unveiled its first prototype of a train designed to travel at a velocity of 620 kph (390 mph). As the world’s…

Cuban Five female activists blocked from leaving home

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Cuban Five female activists blocked from leaving home

Written by Staff Writer by Molly Mast, CNN Activists from the Ladies in White group have been blocked from leaving their homes ahead of the march marking the 60th anniversary of the Cuban Five’s…

Women are behind the FIFA World Cup

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Women are behind the FIFA World Cup

Written by Staff Writer by By Lauren Graber, CNN A month ahead of the FIFA World Cup, which takes place in Russia from June 14 to July 15, some 7,000 journalists are already in…