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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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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.

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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.

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Video shows Akron police kill Black man in hail of gunfire

Video shows Akron police kill Black man in hail of gunfire

Police say a Black man shot and killed by Akron police officers in a hail of bullets following a vehicle and foot pursuit was unarmed at the time of the shooting.

July 3rd, 3:10 PM EDT
WWII Medal of Honor recipient to lie in honor at US Capitol

WWII Medal of Honor recipient to lie in honor at US Capitol

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July 3rd, 6:10 PM EDT
Gunman fatally shoots 2, wounds 3 Texas cops, takes own life

Gunman fatally shoots 2, wounds 3 Texas cops, takes own life

Police in the Dallas-Fort Worth area say a gunman killed two people and wounded four others, including three police officers, before taking his own life.

July 3rd, 2:19 AM EDT
Biden to award Medal of Freedom to Biles, McCain, Giffords

Biden to award Medal of Freedom to Biles, McCain, Giffords

The White House says President Joe Biden will present the nation's highest civilian honor to 17 people, including gymnast Simone Biles, actor Denzel Washington and the late Arizona Republican Sen. John McCain, with whom Biden served in the Senate.

July 1st, 11:04 AM EDT
Feds: R. Kelly remains on suicide watch 'for his own safety'

Feds: R. Kelly remains on suicide watch 'for his own safety'

Federal authorities are pushing back on claims that R. Kelly was placed on suicide watch as a form of punishment last week after a judge sentenced him to 30 years behind bars for using his fame to sexually abuse young girls.

July 3rd, 2:20 PM EDT

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