Signs of voter discontent on Capitol Hill

Signs of voter discontent on Capitol Hill

US politics has been enjoying a slightly more positive spell this week. But despite a looming mid-term election, a strong job growth rate and another interest rate hike from the Federal Reserve, voter discontent…

Madonna's Miami Beach rental villa is for sale

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Madonna’s Miami Beach rental villa is for sale

Written by CNN Staff There’s a new listing for sale in Miami. It’s a villa once owned by megastar Madonna , which is now headed for the auction block. Her new ownership slate was…

Vinyl sales surge 30% to one million for Amazon in Q3

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Vinyl sales surge 30% to one million for Amazon in Q3

Digital sales of entire albums are up by 44% as supply squeeze turns album releases into product plonk Online music retailer Amazon just met its sale target of one million vinyl albums in the…

Canada will buy 2.7 million measles vaccines

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Canada will buy 2.7 million measles vaccines

Youths are increasingly contracting preventable childhood illnesses, such as measles and mumps; of those that can be prevented, measles is currently the top cause of death among people under five years old. This week…

Author Anna Thalke: 'Swedish Girl From St Petersburg'

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Author Anna Thalke: ‘Swedish Girl From St Petersburg’

Play Audio Clip Listen to audio clip. Anna Thalke says she was inspired by Anton Chekhov’s timeless character, Trigorin, to create a character that epitomizes the Stockholm Syndrome. Anna was a native of Sweden…