Hong Kong criminalizes CBD as a ‘dangerous drug’ alongside heroin

Hong Kong criminalizes CBD as a ‘dangerous drug’ alongside heroin

hong kong CNN — Two years ago, cannabidiol was booming in Hong Kong. The compound, known as CBD, was popping up in cafes, restaurants and stores, with companies keen to join an exciting new market that was already well established in countries around the world. This all came to an end on Wednesday, when CBD … Read more

Rupert Grint found the ‘Harry Potter’ role ‘quite suffocating’

Rupert Grint found the ‘Harry Potter’ role ‘quite suffocating’

CNN — Rupert Grint shot to fame as a teenager playing Ron Weasley in the Harry Potter franchise, but it wasn’t always easy. “‘Potter’ was so full of – [filming] all year, then we’d be promoting the rest of the time,” the 34-year-old actor said in a recently published interview with Bustle. “It was pretty … Read more

Linda Ronstadt ‘Long, Long Time’ Soars After ‘Last of Us’ Episode

Linda Ronstadt ‘Long, Long Time’ Soars After ‘Last of Us’ Episode

CNN — Linda Ronstadt’s “Long, Long Time” appeared not once but three times on Sunday’s episode of “The Last of Us.” And fans of HBO’s latest hit were clearly moved by Ronstadt’s song, as streams of his ballad have skyrocketed since the episode premiered. Between 11 p.m. ET and midnight Sunday, Spotify streams of “Long, … Read more

ChatGPT creator deploys ‘flawed’ tool to help teachers spot potential fraud

ChatGPT creator deploys ‘flawed’ tool to help teachers spot potential fraud

CNN — Two months after OpenAI pissed off some educators with the public release of ChatGPT, an AI chatbot that can help students and professionals generate surprisingly compelling essays, the company is unveiling a new tool to help teachers adapt. OpenAI announced on Tuesday a new feature, called “AI Text Classifier”, which allows users to … Read more

Linda Ronstadt ‘Long, Long Time’ Soars After ‘Last of Us’ Episode

Linda Ronstadt ‘Long, Long Time’ Soars After ‘Last of Us’ Episode

CNN — Linda Ronstadt’s “Long, Long Time” appeared not once but three times on Sunday’s episode of “The Last of Us.” And fans of HBO’s latest hit were clearly moved by Ronstadt’s song, as streams of his ballad have skyrocketed since the episode premiered. Between 11 p.m. ET and midnight Sunday, Spotify streams of “Long, … Read more

Explosion in Peshawar, Pakistan: Death toll rises to at least 100 at mosque suspected of suicide bombing

Explosion in Peshawar, Pakistan: Death toll rises to at least 100 at mosque suspected of suicide bombing

Islamabad, Pakistan CNN — The death toll from a suicide bomb that ripped through a mosque in Peshawar, northwest Pakistan, rose to at least 100 on Tuesday, marking one of the deadliest attacks in the country in years as it is facing what one analyst described as “a national security crisis.” .” Muhammad Asim Khan, … Read more

Scientists are preparing the resurrection of a bird that has been extinct since the 17th century

Scientists are preparing the resurrection of a bird that has been extinct since the 17th century

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news about fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. CNN — No other animal is as inexorably linked to extinction as the dodo, a strange flightless bird that lived on Mauritius in the Indian Ocean until the end of the 17th century. The arrival … Read more

GM shares rise after record profits and new stake in lithium company

GM shares rise after record profits and new stake in lithium company

New York CNN — General Motors reported much stronger-than-expected fourth-quarter earnings, lifting annual results to record highs for the second year in a row. The largest U.S. automaker also announced on Tuesday that it is buying a $650 million stake in Lithium Americas, which will give it access to the raw material needed to build … Read more

IMF: global economic outlook a little “less gloomy” than expected

IMF: global economic outlook a little “less gloomy” than expected

London CNN — The global economy will weaken this year as rising interest rates and Russia’s war in Ukraine continue to weigh on activity. But economists are more optimistic than they were a few months ago. The International Monetary Fund said on Monday it now expects global growth to slow from 3.4% in 2022 to … Read more

Mustang Mach-E: Ford lowers the price of its competitor Tesla

Mustang Mach-E: Ford lowers the price of its competitor Tesla

CNN — Ford is increasing production of its popular Mustang Mach-E electric SUV and lowering its target price weeks after Tesla cut prices for its vehicles. The move represents a substantial step back from price increases Ford announced last summer on 2023 models – but buyers may still be paying a bit more than before … Read more