China’s ‘demolition’ of Evergrande halts housing boom to curb risky business

China’s ‘demolition’ of Evergrande halts housing boom to curb risky business

The imminent collapse of Evergrande, the world’s most heavily indebted real estate developer, marks the end of China’s housing boom and threatens to stall more than a year of rapid… Read more
Before China Evergrande neared collapse, its soccer team chased global glory

Before China Evergrande neared collapse, its soccer team chased global glory

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Indian state shuts down Internet for millions to prevent cheating on teachers’ exam

Indian state shuts down Internet for millions to prevent cheating on teachers’ exam

A large Indian state worried about cheating in a hotly-contested teacher recruitment exam took the drastic step of cutting off the Internet to millions of residents for up to 12… Read more
Fumio Kishida set to become Japan’s new prime minister after winning party vote

Fumio Kishida set to become Japan’s new prime minister after winning party vote

TOKYO — Fumio Kishida, Japan’s former foreign minister, who is set to become the country’s new prime minister after winning his party’s leadership vote on Wednesday, has vowed to counter… Read more
Latest Child Tax Credit payment delayed for some parents

Latest Child Tax Credit payment delayed for some parents

Some U.S. parents eagerly expecting their third enhanced Child Tax Credit payment last week say they experienced a delay in getting the money as expected. One family said that they… Read more
Legal expert on R. Kelly’s guilty verdict in racketeering and sex trafficking trial

Legal expert on R. Kelly’s guilty verdict in racketeering and sex trafficking trial

R. Kelly could spend decades in prison after a federal jury in New York convicted him on racketeering and sex trafficking charges. CBS News correspondent Jericka Duncan reports on the… Read more
Laurene Powell Jobs gives $3.5 billion to climate change group

Laurene Powell Jobs gives $3.5 billion to climate change group

Philanthropist Laurene Powell Jobs, the widow of Apple founder Steve Jobs, will invest $3.5 billion over the next 10 years to address the climate crisis. The money will go to… Read more
According to the N.Y. vaccination mandate

According to the N.Y. vaccination mandate

New York’s mandate for health workers to receive the COVID was in effect on Monday night. Several hospital networks, including Northwell Health, have already dismissed more than two dozen workers… Read more
Germany enters a period of post-Merkel uncertainty

Germany enters a period of post-Merkel uncertainty

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Man in Poland gets 25-year sentence for murder, cannibalism

Man in Poland gets 25-year sentence for murder, cannibalism

WARSAW, Poland — A court in Poland convicted a man on Monday of instigating a murder in 2002 and participating in subsequent cannibalism and handed him a 25-year prison term.… Read more