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'This afternoon was a difficult one for our family'

Obamas announce family dog, Bo, has died

Originally Published: 08 MAY 21 16:28 ET Updated: 08 MAY 21 17:04 ET By Veronica Stracqualursi and Suzanne Malveaux, CNN (CNN) -- The Obamas announced Saturday that their beloved family dog Bo has died. "This afternoon was a difficult…

U.S. law enforcers urge people not to forge Covid-19 vaccine cards

Officials are highly aware of fake versions

Originally Published: 08 MAY 21 14:28 ET By Jason Hanna, CNN (CNN) -- Covid-19 vaccination record cards can easily be forged, and US law enforcers are keenly aware. For weeks, the FBI has warned the public against making, selling or…

'We want to hope for the best, and prepare for the worst'

Experts are concerned about a possible surge

Originally Published: 08 MAY 21 01:24 ET Updated: 08 MAY 21 06:31 ET By Madeline Holcombe, CNN (CNN) -- As experts grow concerned about a possible Covid-19 surge in the winter, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention may…

Millions of Americans remain out of work

Following one year after the worst jobs loss on record

Originally Published: 06 MAY 21 06:41 ET By Anneken Tappe, CNN Business (CNN) -- The US labor market collapsed a year ago when more than 20 million jobs vanished in a single month. Now the economy is healing, but millions…

Facebook tried to punt the Trump decision. That backfired

Facebook has six months to decide how long Trump will be banned

Originally Published: 05 MAY 21 11:31 ET Updated: 05 MAY 21 15:49 ET Analysis by Donie O'Sullivan, CNN Business (CNN) -- The Facebook Oversight Board was designed to make some of Facebook's most difficult decisions for the company. But on…

Canada authorizes Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine for children ages 12 to 15

Children of this age group probably won't be vaccinated for at least several weeks

Originally Published: 05 MAY 21 11:24 ET Updated: 05 MAY 21 11:30 ET By Paula Newton, CNN (CNN) -- Children in Canada ages 12 to 15 can now get vaccinated against Covid-19. Health Canada, the national department of health, announced…

'Restaurants are the gateway to opportunity'

President Biden promotes Restaurant Revitalization Fund

Originally Published: 05 MAY 21 10:38 ET Updated: 05 MAY 21 15:20 ET By Kate Sullivan, CNN (CNN) -- President Joe Biden on Wednesday promoted the newly launched Restaurant Revitalization Fund, which was established to help struggling restaurants and other…

Peloton recalls all treadmills after a child's death and 70 injuries

Approximately 125,000 treadmills are included in the recall

Originally Published: 05 MAY 21 10:34 ET Updated: 05 MAY 21 11:43 ET By Chris Isidore and Jordan Valinsky, CNN (CNN) -- Peloton recalled its Tread+ and Tread treadmills Wednesday, and the company admitted it was wrong to fight the…

22-year-old airman's body found off Texas coast

Family found body after Coast Guard suspends search

Originally Published: 04 MAY 21 19:35 ET Updated: 05 MAY 21 07:35 ET By Amir Vera and Hannah Sarisohn, CNN (CNN) -- Family members of the missing 22-year-old airman found his body Tuesday morning off the Texas Coast, according to…

Ethereum's 27-year-old creator is now a billionaire

The cryptocurrency is currently the second-largest digital currency by market value

Originally Published: 04 MAY 21 10:52 ET Updated: 04 MAY 21 22:01 ET By Alexis Benveniste, CNN Business (CNN) -- Vitalik Buterin, a 27-year-old Russian-Canadian programmer, created ethereum in 2013 when he was 19. The cryptocurrency launched in 2015, and…

Bill and Melinda Gates are ending their marriage

The pair is asking for space and privacy as they transition into this new life

Originally Published: 03 MAY 21 16:48 ET Updated: 03 MAY 21 18:22 ET By Clare Duffy, CNN Business (CNN) -- Bill and Melinda Gates are ending their marriage after 27 years, the pair announced in a statement on their verified…

Senate Republicans open to a bipartisan infrastructure deal

Despite slamming the size and scope of President Biden's proposal

Originally Published: 02 MAY 21 13:52 ET Updated: 02 MAY 21 14:09 ET By Alison Main, Nicky Robertson and Veronica Stracqualursi, CNN (CNN) -- Several Senate Republicans insisted on Sunday that they were open to a bipartisan deal on a…