In the face of refugee restrictions, these Americans are offering up their homes

As the Trump administration slashes the refugee cap to a new low, many refugees face dwindling resources and struggle to survive in the United States, facing poverty, lack of education and untreated trauma. Meet two American families who are stepping up to help fill the gaps that government resources cannot fill by inviting refugees to live with them in their own homes.

Originally published on CNN Facebook Watch show Go There on November 20, 2019

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SE Cupp: Conservatism isn’t dead… it’s in a coma

In this weekend edition of The Point, Chris Cillizza and SE Cupp, host of “SE Cupp Unfiltered,” discuss how the ongoing impeachment inquiry will impact the Republican party, and which senators could vote in favor of removing President Trump from office. #CNN #News #Cillizza

Originally published on CNN YouTube show The Point with Chris Cillizza on November 16, 2019

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This teenager almost died from a vaping-related illness

“I was so sick. It’s the worst I’ve ever been.” Alexander, a 17-year-old high school junior, vaped every day for more than a year and almost died of a vaping-related illness. His lungs were filled with a white cotton-like substance, and doctors told him he narrowly avoided a coma. The number of vaping-related injuries has climbed to more than 2,000 cases in the US, concerning doctors who are trying to pinpoint the exact cause. Massachusetts responded by issuing a sweeping temporary ban of all vaping and e-cigarette products in the state, dealing a blow to those making a living by selling them.

Originally published on CNN Facebook Watch show Go There on  November 13, 2019

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The fight behind the drilling in LA’s urban oil fields

Los Angeles sits on top of the largest urban oil field in the United States, where oil has been extracted for almost 150 years. Hundreds of wells are still active in the city, with many located just steps away from homes, schools, churches and hospitals. 18-year-old Nalleli Cobo grew up next to a drill site and experienced nosebleeds, heart palpitations and other medical issues, which she attributes to toxic air pollutants from hazardous chemicals used in the drilling process. Now she and other activists are working to shut down the wells and move them farther from residential areas.

Originally published on CNN Facebook Watch show Go There on November 11, 2019

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Anderson Cooper Full Circle Promo

Anderson Cooper Full Circle returns October 1, every weeknight at 5pm E.T. Anderson Cooper will host a streaming global news brief featuring interviews with the day’s biggest newsmakers on the stories that you care about the most.

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Meet a mother in China who makes millions showing off clothes on a livestream

Livestream shopping in China is a multi-billion dollar industry, with a reported 425 million users as of July 2018. Some hosts feature well known luxury brands, but you can buy just about anything. We meet up with a top livestream host who is earning millions of dollars a year, and talk to her biggest fan to learn what makes this experience so addictive.

Originally published on CNN Facebook Watch show Go There on September 27, 2019

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It’s bigger than Flint. Millions of Americans are at risk of lead in their drinking water

In Chicago, hundreds of thousands of lead service lines deliver water to homes. Replacing them is costly, and residents are frustrated by what they say is an insufficient response to a dangerous problem. “I’m actually poisoning my children from the water now that’s coming in from this house.”

Originally published on CNN Facebook Watch show Go There on September 24, 2019

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How overturning marijuana convictions in California is saving lives

“First they got rich putting me in jail. Now they’re getting rich selling something that put me in jail.” Lorenze spent years in and out of jail, battling homelessness on LA’s Skid Row, because of a marijuana felony at 18. But now that weed is legal in California, a movement to expunge marijuana convictions is giving him a chance to earn a living wage and give back to his community.

Originally published on CNN Facebook Watch show Go There on August 19, 2019

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Building a ‘city within a city’: The making of a presidential debate

Putting on a presidential debate is a massive undertaking — a high-stakes production relying on the smallest of details. Producers even timed exactly how long it would take a candidate to make a trip to the bathroom. Here’s how it gets done.

Originally published on CNN Facebook Watch show Go There on July 31, 2019

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