French court suspends burkini bans

French mayors do not have the right to ban burkinis, the French Council of State ruled Friday, suspending the bans already in place in a number of French cities and towns.

Arguments in France's highest administrative court this week have focused on th...


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Netflix jokes about North Korean knockoff 'Manbang'

Netflix doesn't appear to be taking its newest competitor very seriously.

The streaming video pioneer has responded to the launch of a North Korean copycat service called "Manbang" by changing its Twitter bio to read: "Manbang knockoff."

The riposte c...

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Woman survives in remote hut for a month

The Czech couple knew they were in trouble.

As heavy snow continued to fall, making the hiking trail they were walking on New Zealand's south island slippery and treacherous, they decided to make for a small warden's hut nearby.

That was when tragedy...

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Binghamton University via CNN

School: 'Stop White People' event was 'ironic'

Binghamton University officials have come forward with an explanation after a student-led Resident Assistant program called #StopWhitePeople2K16 nearly cause the internet to explode with anger.

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West Virginia State Police via CNN

Baby found in vomit saved

It must have been a heartbreaking sight during a routine traffic stop -- a baby in the backseat, covered in vomit.

But no worries, because West Virginia state troopers knew just what to do.

The baby was found after troopers pulled over a suspected drun...

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Fan falls into Yankees' dugout in Seattle

The New York Yankees had an unexpected visitor Wednesday when a fan fell into their dugout during a road game against the Seattle Mariners.

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Trump makes Minnesota ballot at last minute

Donald Trump will appear on the ballot in Minnesota, after a last-minute scramble by state Republicans who discovered Wednesday that their nominee was not yet on the ballot.

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Navy surprises ailing WWII veteran at his home

Standing tall on his front porch and saluting, Ernest Thompson beamed with pride.

Yards away in the middle of his residential street in Gardena, CA members of the Fleet Anti-Submarine Warfare Training Center were singing the Navy's official song "Anc...

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Facebook open sourcing new computer vision work

The incredible popularity of Pokemon Go has exposed millions to the promise of augmented reality.



Is this the world's most innovative restaurant?

Hidden away in an old Shanghai neighborhood is arguably one of the most innovative restaurants in the world.

Serving only 10 diners at a time, Ultraviolet offers high-concept Western cuisine in a high-tech private dining room.

It's the brainchild of ch...

Boy stuck in sofa

Tongren City Fire Department via CNN

Chinese boy gets head stuck in sofa

Pipes, guardrails, sunroofs... and now a sofa.

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