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Republican Youngkin wins Virginia governor's race, CNN projects

Youngkin became the first Republican to win statewide office in the commonwealth since 2009

Originally Published: 02 NOV 21 18:01 ET Updated: 03 NOV 21 06:25 ET By Maeve Reston, CNN (CNN) -- Republican Glenn Youngkin defeated Democrat Terry McAuliffe in the Virginia governor's race Tuesday night, CNN projects, rolling back progressive gains in…

At least 20 killed in Kabul hospital blasts

ISIS-K claimed responsibility for the attack

Originally Published: 02 NOV 21 05:40 ET Updated: 03 NOV 21 06:13 ET By Ehsan Popalzai, Mahsoud Popalzai, Mia Alberti and Reuters (CNN) -- At least 20 people were killed and 30 wounded in blasts at Afghanistan's biggest military hospital…

Senate Democrats reach agreement on prescription drug prices

Details have yet to be released

Originally Published: 02 NOV 21 17:18 ET By Tami Luhby, CNN (CNN) -- Under fire for jettisoning plans to address prescription drug prices in the Democrats' sweeping spending package, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer announced Tuesday that an agreement has…

Dallas Zoo suspects recent giraffe deaths are connected to possible toxin exposure

Exposure either through a food sources, in the exhibit space or introduced via a foreign object

Originally Published: 02 NOV 21 15:51 ET By CBSDFW.com Staff Click here for updates on this story DALLAS (KTVT) -- The Dallas Zoo says necropsy results from the recent deaths of two giraffes point to liver damage, suggesting a possible…

Global Covid-19 deaths surpass five million

Reports show 197,116 people have died of Covid-19 worldwide in the past 28 days

Originally Published: 01 NOV 21 05:12 ET Updated: 01 NOV 21 06:31 ET By Samantha Beech, Jake Kwon and Helen Regan, CNN (CNN) -- The number of people who have died from Covid-19 around the world has surpassed five million,…

Texas refers to Biden's vaccine mandate as 'unconstitutional'

Texas and 10-state coalition file lawsuits on President Biden's vaccine mandate for federal contractors

Originally Published: 29 OCT 21 21:42 ET Updated: 29 OCT 21 21:44 ET By Amy Simonson, Rebekah Riess and Katelyn Polantz, CNN (CNN) -- Texas on Friday filed a lawsuit against the Biden administration over its Covid-19 vaccine mandate for…

Biden gives Pope a sentimental challenge coin

'The next time I see you, if you don't have it you have to buy the drinks'

Originally Published: 29 OCT 21 09:41 ET Updated: 29 OCT 21 09:47 ET By Maegan Vazquez and Kevin Liptak, CNN (CNN) -- President Joe Biden gave Pope Francis a deeply personal challenge coin during his trip to the Vatican on…

5 Things To Know Before You Go for October 29

Congress, Facebook, Capitol riot, Covid-19, Israel

5 things to know for October 29: Congress, Facebook, Capitol riot, Covid-19, Israel Originally Published: 29 OCT 21 06:29 ET Updated: 29 OCT 21 06:30 ET By AJ Willingham, CNN (CNN) -- The pandemic has made problems for countless industries,…

Facebook changes its company name to Meta

Following a whistleblower leaking hundreds of internal documents

Originally Published: 28 OCT 21 11:34 ET Updated: 28 OCT 21 14:25 ET By Samantha Murphy Kelly, CNN Business (CNN) -- Facebook is changing its company name to Meta as it confronts wide-ranging scrutiny of the real-world harms from its…

Zuckerberg reveals his vision for the future of Facebook

Cofounder and CEO of Facebook teases a series of new social, gaming and workplace concepts for the metaverse

Originally Published: 28 OCT 21 11:34 ET Updated: 28 OCT 21 13:37 ET By Samantha Murphy Kelly, CNN Business (CNN) -- Mark Zuckerberg, the cofounder and CEO of Facebook, kicked off a big product event on Thursday by teasing a…

Three Florida teens to be charged as adults in fatal stabbing

The teens stabbed high school classmate to death and hid in bushes

Originally Published: 28 OCT 21 03:03 ET Updated: 28 OCT 21 07:29 ET By Gregory Lemos and Rebekah Riess, CNN (CNN) -- Three teenagers from Miramar, Florida, will be charged as adults in the death of a fellow high school…