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The Associated Press

Official: 1 officer dead, 1 gravely hurt in Harlem shooting

Two New York police officers were shot Friday night after responding to a domestic disturbance call. One died and the other was gravely injured.
12 hours ago
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Simone Seikaly

Supreme Court allows Jan. 6 committee to get Trump documents

Trump’s attorneys had asked the Supreme Court to reverse rulings by the federal appeals court in Washington and block the release of the records.
3 days ago
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The Associated Press

Rudy Giuliani among Trump allies subpoenaed by Jan. 6 panel

The House committee investigating the U.S. Capitol insurrection issued subpoenas Tuesday to Rudy Giuliani.
4 days ago
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On MLK Day, Yellen says US economy is unfair to Black people

The U.S. economy “has never worked fairly for Black Americans... for any American of color,” Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said Monday.
5 days ago
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The Associated Press

Flights sent to assess Tonga damage after volcanic eruption

Military flights were sent to Tonga to assess the damage from this weekend's undersea volcanic eruption.
5 days ago
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The Associated Press

N. Korea fires 2 suspected missiles in 4th launch this year

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Monday fired two suspected ballistic missiles into the sea in its fourth weapons launch this month, South Korea’s military said, with the apparent goal of demonstrating its military might amid paused diplomacy with the United States and pandemic border closures. South Korea’s Joint Chiefs of Staff said […]
6 days ago
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The Associated Press

Texas rabbi: Captor grew “belligerent” late in standoff

The hostage-taker at a Texas synagogue grew increasingly belligerent and threatening,” said a rabbi who was one of four hostages held for 10 hours on Saturday.
6 days ago
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The Associated Press

Woman killed in subway shove at Times Square

A woman was killed Saturday when she was pushed in front of a subway train at Times Square.
7 days ago
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The Associated Press

Volcano erupts in Pacific, West Coast under tsunami advisory

An undersea volcano eruption Saturday caused Tsunami advisories to be issued for Hawaii, Alaska and the U.S. Pacific coast.
7 days ago
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The Associated Press

Man takes hostages at synagogue, demands prisoner be freed

A hostage situation has unfolded Saturday at Congregation Beth Israel in Colleyville, Texas. Both the FBI and the Texas Department of Public Safety are assisting in the situation.
7 days ago
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The Associated Press

Garbage and recyclables pile up as omicron takes its toll

The omicron variant is sickening sanitation workers around the U.S. causing cities have had to delay or suspend garbage and recycling pickup.
8 days ago
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MARK SHERMAN Associated Press

Supreme Court halts COVID-19 vaccine rule for US businesses

The government can require most health care workers be subject to a vaccine mandate, but not other large companies, the Supreme Court ruled.
9 days ago
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The Associated Press

Army ups bonuses for recruits to $50K, as COVID takes toll

The U.S. Army, for the first time, is offering a maximum enlist bonus of $50,000 to highly skilled recruits who sign up for six years.
9 days ago
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The Associated Press

US shoppers find some groceries scarce due to virus, weather

Shortages at U.S. grocery stores have grown more in recent weeks due to severe weather and the omicron variant.
10 days ago
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Paul Petersen, ex-politician in prison for adoption scheme loses appeal

Paul Petersen was accused of illegally paying women to come to the US to give up their babies in at least 70 adoption cases in Arizona, Utah, and Arkansas.
11 days ago
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AAMER MADHANI Associated Press

US announces $308 million in aid for Afghans as crisis grows

The White House has announced $308 million in additional humanitarian assistance for Afghanistan, offering new aid to the country as it edges toward a humanitarian crisis since the Taliban takeover nearly five months ago.
11 days ago
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The Associated Press

Kazakhstan says 164 killed in last week’s protests

Authorities in Kazakhstan said Sunday that 164 people were killed in a week of protests.
13 days ago
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The Associated Press

19 dead, including 9 children, in NYC apartment fire

A malfunctioning space heater caused a fire in an apartment in a Bronx apartment Sunday, killing 19 people, including nine people.
13 days ago
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The Associated Press

Obama honors late Senate leader as man ‘who got things done’

Former President Barack Obama remembered the late Harry Reid Saturday as a "man who got things done."
14 days ago
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‘I trusted the President’: Jan. 6 rioters in their own words

Facing prison time, many Jan. 6 rioters admit they were wrong to enter the U.S. Capitol and disavow political violence, despite what former President Donald Trump claims in spreading lies about the attack.
16 days ago
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The Associated Press

Remains found, yet most people escaped Colorado fire

Investigators in Colorado have located partial remains one of two missing after a wildfire in Boulder County.
17 days ago
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The Associated Press

COVID case counts may be losing importance amid omicron

The increase in U.S. coronavirus case counts is raising concerns. However, U.S. experts believe the focus should be on hospital admissions.
18 days ago

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