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Dolphins vs Bills: NFLPA to initiate review into handling of Tua Tagovailoa's injury as Miami Dolphins earn gritty win over Buffalo Bills

Dolphins vs Bills: NFLPA to initiate review into handling of Tua Tagovailoa’s injury as Miami Dolphins earn gritty win over Buffalo Bills

CNN — The National Football League Players Association (NFLPA) has told the NFL it wants to initiate a review into the handling of Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa’s apparent head injury suffered on Sunday, the players association confirmed to CNN on Sunday. In the second quarter of the Dolphins’ 21-19 victory against the Buffalo Bills, …

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Noise pollution is killing whales, but this technology could help

Noise pollution is killing whales, but this technology could help

Editor’s Note: Call to Earth is a CNN initiative in partnership with Rolex. Michel André is a Rolex Awards Laureate. CNN — In the ocean, where light only penetrates a few hundred feet underwater, animals depend on sound to locate food, navigate and to communicate with each other. But even well into the last century, …

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US warnings against Putin's nuclear threats mark a sobering moment for the world

US warnings against Putin’s nuclear threats mark a sobering moment for the world

CNN — That the United States should be forced to warn Russia publicly, and in more strident terms privately, not to use nuclear weapons is a mark of how dangerous the battle for Ukraine has become – and how much more risky it might get. The war is in a critical new phase. Kyiv’s forces …

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What is rainbow fentanyl?  Colorful pills drive new warnings about deadliest drug in the United States

What is rainbow fentanyl? Colorful pills drive new warnings about deadliest drug in the United States

CNN — A new wave of concern has spread across the United States over multi-colored “rainbow fentanyl” pills, powders and blocks – that look similar to candy or sidewalk chalk – being sold and used in several states, and potentially posing a threat to young people . But parents of young children should not overly …

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Mahsa Amini death: Fifth Iranian paramilitary member killed as president warns protesters will be dealt with 'decisively'

Mahsa Amini death: Fifth Iranian paramilitary member killed as president warns protesters will be dealt with ‘decisively’

CNN — A fifth member of an Iranian volunteer paramilitary group died Sunday after clashing with what state media called “rioters and thugs,” as the country’s President Ebrahim Raisi warned that protesters would be dealt with “decisively” after days of nationwide unrest. The person died from injuries sustained on Thursday in Urmia city in northwest …

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Russian military escalation and 'bogus threats' show Putin has been 'outsmarted' by the Ukrainians, says UK PM

Russian military escalation and ‘bogus threats’ show Putin has been ‘outsmarted’ by the Ukrainians, says UK PM

CNN — Vladimir Putin’s announcement of increased military conscription to bolster Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine shows that the Russian President “has been outsmarted” by Kyiv, UK Prime Minister Liz Truss told CNN in an exclusive and wide-ranging interview. The new British leader, who takes power at a time of historic upheaval, told CNN’s Jake Tapper …

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Stocks week ahead: Intel is the Dow's biggest loser

Stocks week ahead: Intel is the Dow’s biggest loser

A version of this story first appeared in CNN Business’ Before the Bell newsletter. Not a subscriber? You can sign up right here. New York CNN Business — Semiconductors are in everything. Our phones, our laptops, our televisions. Even our cars. But concerns about a global recession and continued worries about supply shortages stemming from …

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Floridians brace for the arrival of Tropical Storm Ian, which may strengthen to become the state's first major hurricane in 4 years

Floridians brace for the arrival of Tropical Storm Ian, which may strengthen to become the state’s first major hurricane in 4 years

CNN — As Tropical Storm Ian barrels towards Florida – potentially strengthening to a Category 4 hurricane before slamming the state later this week – residents are preparing for what could be the Sunshine State’s first major hurricane in four years. Ian, which developed Friday in the central Caribbean Sea, is forecast to rapidly intensify …

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Iranian Americans are demonstrating across the US in support of protesters in Iran

Iranian Americans are demonstrating across the US in support of protesters in Iran

CNN — Iranian Americans are staging demonstrations across the United States this weekend in solidarity with ongoing protests in Iran over the death of a 22-year-old woman who collapsed while in custody of morality police. “Join us in solidarity and be the voice of the Iranian people who are getting brutally suppressed for fighting for …

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Iran's sweeping internet blackouts are a serious cause for concern

Iran’s sweeping internet blackouts are a serious cause for concern

CNN Business — When Iranian authorities pulled the plug on the internet in 2019 amid anti-government protests, the international community struggled to track the civilian carnage that followed. The people of Iran had taken to the streets to demonstrate after fuel prices surged as much as 300% overnight. The New York Times reported at the …

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