The head of the Qatar World Cup said between 400 and 500 migrant workers have died on projects related to the tournament.

CNN – World Cup president Hassan Al Thawadi said between 400 and 500 migrant workers have died as a result of work done on projects linked to the tournament – a higher number than previously cited by Qatari officials. In an interview with Piers Morgan that aired on TalkTV on Monday, Thawadi was asked about … Read more

5 things to know on November 29: Same-sex marriage, the World Cup, Strike, Volcano, Twitter

CNN – A brutal trio of tornadoes, damaging winds and hail is expected to create challenges across the Southeast and Mississippi Valley today as more than 40 million people are under severe weather threats. CNN’s storm tracker and current satellite imagery show that areas of Mississippi and Louisiana have the greatest potential for severe weather … Read more

NASA’s Orion spacecraft has reached a record distance from Earth

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news of amazing discoveries, scientific advances, and more. CNN – The Orion spacecraft, which is at the heart of NASA’s historic Artemis 1 mission, reached its farthest from Earth on Monday afternoon, breaking the record for the farthest distance traveled by a spacecraft … Read more

Maryland small plane crash: The air traffic controller warned the pilot that his altitude reading was too low moments before the plane crashed

CNN – Moments before a small private jet crashed into power lines in Maryland Sunday night, air traffic controllers urgently warned the pilot that the plane was flying too low, according to archived recordings. “N201RF, if you hear this transmission, low altitude alert,” a Potomac Terminal Radar Approach Control controller said in the transmission recording, … Read more

Buffalo grocery store mass shooter pleads guilty to terrorism and murder charges in a racist attack

CNN – The gunman who killed 10 people and wounded three in May in a racist attack at a grocery store in a predominantly black neighborhood of Buffalo, New York, pleaded guilty Monday to domestic terrorism charges as a hate crime, murder and attempted murder. Payton Gendron, a 19-year-old white man, pleaded guilty to one … Read more

Police said Odell Beckham Jr. was removed from the Miami flight after refusing to comply with safety protocol

CNN – NFL wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. was removed from an American Airlines flight to Los Angeles Sunday morning at Miami International Airport after refusing to comply with safety protocol, according to a statement from the Miami-Dade Police Department. Officers were notified of a medical emergency aboard an American Airlines flight around 9:30 a.m. … Read more

The United States gives Chevron limited authorization to pump oil in Venezuela after reaching a humanitarian deal

Washington CNN – The United States gave Chevron limited authorization to resume pumping oil from Venezuela after announcing Saturday that the Venezuelan government and the opposition group had reached an agreement on humanitarian relief and would continue negotiating to resolve the country’s chronic economic and political crisis, including focusing on the 2024 elections. A senior … Read more

Apple is having a big problem at its Foxconn iPhone factory in China

Hong Kong CNN Business – A violent labor mutiny at the world’s largest iPhone factory this week in central China added pressure to Apple’s strained supplies and highlights how the country’s strict no-Covid policy is hurting global tech companies. The unrest began last month when workers left the factory campus in Zhengzhou, the capital of … Read more

FIFA says crusader uniforms worn by England fans are ‘offensive’

CNN – Ahead of England’s World Cup match against the United States on Friday, soccer’s governing body FIFA said the crusader uniforms worn by England fans were “offensive”. Some England fans attend sporting events dressed as the English Shepherd Saint George, complete with plastic helmets, crosses and swords. FIFA told CNN: “Crusader fashion in an … Read more

Enes Kanter says Nike is ‘afraid to speak out’ against China and wears ‘Modern Day Slavery’ shoes in protest of treatment of Uighurs

CNN – NBA star Ennis Kanter has doubled down on his criticism of China and called on Nike to do more to fight injustice in the country. The Boston Celtics center, who has been outspoken about the treatment of minorities in China, wore custom shoes in its team’s win over the Charlotte Hornets on Monday … Read more