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Ricky Martin Faces Restraining Order in Puerto Rico

Ricky Martin Faces Restraining Order in Puerto Rico

A judge has issued a restraining order against Puerto Rican superstar Ricky Martin, police said Saturday. The order was signed Friday, and authorities visited an upscale neighborhood in the north coastal town of Dorado where the singer lives to try to ser

July 3rd, 4:57 PM EDT by Erin Hatfield
Several Dead in Copenhagen Shopping Mall Shooting

Several Dead in Copenhagen Shopping Mall Shooting

A gunman opened fire inside a busy shopping mall in Copenhagen on Sunday, killing several people and wounding several others, police said. A 22-year-old Danish man was arrested. Police said there was no indication that anyone else was involved in the atta

July 3rd, 7:19 PM EDT by Erin Hatfield
Alpine Glacier Chunk Detaches, Killing at Least 5 Hikers

Alpine Glacier Chunk Detaches, Killing at Least 5 Hikers

A large chunk of Alpine glacier broke loose Sunday afternoon and slid down a mountainside in Italy, sending ice, snow and rock slamming into hikers on a popular trail on the peak, killing at least five and injuring eight, authorities said. It couldn't imm

July 3rd, 2:18 PM EDT by Erin Hatfield
Austrian FM: War in Ukraine Affecting Food Supplies

Austrian FM: War in Ukraine Affecting Food Supplies

The Austrian foreign minister reiterated on Sunday that Russia's aggression is halting the Black Sea's grain exports, and threatening a global food crisis. Alexander Schallenberg made the statement at a joint news conference with his Egyptian counterpart

July 3rd, 1:40 PM EDT by Erin Hatfield
Uvalde Schools' Police Chief Resigns From Council

Uvalde Schools' Police Chief Resigns From Council

The Uvalde school district's police chief has stepped down from his position in the City Council just weeks after being sworn in following allegations that he erred in his response to the mass shooting at Robb Elementary School that left 19 students and t

July 3rd, 2:53 PM EDT by Erin Hatfield
Taliban Hold Off Announcement on Whether Girls Can Go to School

Taliban Hold Off Announcement on Whether Girls Can Go to School

Taliban authorities in Afghanistan have held off from announcing whether girls can access educational facilities. Girls have been banned from schools beyond the sixth grade in most of the country since the Taliban's return after the US exit from the count

July 3rd, 1:58 PM EDT by Erin Hatfield

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Uneasy US tries to fete a July 4 marred by parade shooting

Uneasy US tries to fete a July 4 marred by parade shooting

Independence Day arrives at a time when the United States is roiled by hearings over the Jan. 6 insurrection, awash in turmoil over abortion and guns and struggling to maintain the common bonds that keep it together.

July 4th, 12:06 AM EDT
Immigration detention facility near empty in California

Immigration detention facility near empty in California

A detention center in the wind-swept California desert town of Adelanto could house nearly 2,000 migrants facing the prospect of deportation.

July 4th, 9:04 AM EDT
Flight cancellations ease slightly as July 4 weekend ends

Flight cancellations ease slightly as July 4 weekend ends

The number of U.S. flights being canceled is slowing down, but plenty of travelers are facing long delays as they try to get home from trips over the July Fourth holiday weekend.

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1 killed, 4 wounded in shooting outside Sacramento nightclub

1 killed, 4 wounded in shooting outside Sacramento nightclub

Sacramento police say one person was killed and four wounded in a shooting early Monday outside a downtown nightclub.

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In rural West, more worries about access to abortion clinics

In rural West, more worries about access to abortion clinics

Across the U.S. West, rural residents have historically faced barriers in accessing abortion, such as long travel distances and lack of transportation.

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Missing Canadian girl is found in Oregon; suspect arrested

Missing Canadian girl is found in Oregon; suspect arrested

Officials say a 13-year-old Canadian girl who was missing for more than a week has been found in Oregon and that a man accused of kidnapping her is detained.

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Ousters, upsets halfway through 2022 primary election season

Ousters, upsets halfway through 2022 primary election season

More than halfway through a tumultuous primary season, voters have rendered verdicts in a number of contests, many of which featured candidates arguing they best represented a continuation of policies favored by former President Donald Trump.

July 4th, 10:08 AM EDT
It's a new era for funding on both sides of abortion debate

It's a new era for funding on both sides of abortion debate

The Supreme Court’s overturning of Roe v. Wade has ushered in a new era of funding on both sides of the abortion debate.

July 4th, 6:18 AM EDT

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