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Explosions rock Crimea in suspected Ukrainian attack

Explosions rock Crimea in suspected Ukrainian attack

Local officials say a fire at an ammunition storage site on Crimea left two people injured.

August 16th, 3:10 AM EDT
Western states hit with more cuts to Colorado River water

Western states hit with more cuts to Colorado River water

Federal officials on Tuesday are expected to announce water cuts that would further reduce how much Colorado River water some users in the seven U.S. states reliant on the river and Mexico receive.

August 16th, 12:25 AM EDT
Over-the-counter hearing aids expected this fall in US

Over-the-counter hearing aids expected this fall in US

U.S. regulators have finalized a long-awaited rule that's expected to allow millions of Americans to buy hearing aids without a prescription.

23 hrs 37 mins ago
Musk Writes Column for Chinese Publication Despite Being Free Speech Advocate

Musk Writes Column for Chinese Publication Despite Being Free Speech Advocate

Billionaire Elon Musk has claimed he is a free speech advocate. Yet, critics wonder why he would write for a Chinese publication.

16 hrs 14 mins ago by Frank McCaffrey
Biden signs massive climate and health care legislation

Biden signs massive climate and health care legislation

President Joe Biden is preparing to sign Democrats’ landmark climate change and health care bill.

August 16th, 12:20 AM EDT
American Airlines places deposit on 20 supersonic planes

American Airlines places deposit on 20 supersonic planes

American Airlines says it has agreed to buy up to 20 supersonic jets that are still on the drawing board and years away from flying.

23 hrs 57 mins ago

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Man vacationing in Milwaukee dies in fall from drawbridge

Man vacationing in Milwaukee dies in fall from drawbridge

A Rhode Island man vacationing in Milwaukee fell to his death after a drawbridge was raised while he was walking across it.

17 hrs 12 mins ago
Scientists say new climate law is likely to reduce warming

Scientists say new climate law is likely to reduce warming

Climate scientists say the new spending package that President Biden just signed will trim future warming a bit.

16 hrs 22 mins ago
Kids-for-cash judges ordered to pay more than $200M

Kids-for-cash judges ordered to pay more than $200M

Two Pennsylvania judges who orchestrated a scheme to send children to for-profit jails in exchange for kickbacks have been ordered to pay more than $200 million to hundreds of children who fell victim to their crimes.

1 hr 27 mins ago
R. Kelly jury to hear opening statements at trial in Chicago

R. Kelly jury to hear opening statements at trial in Chicago

Opening statements are giving prosecutors and R. Kelly’s attorneys their first chance to address jurors directly about charges that accuse the R&B singer of enticing minors for sex, producing child pornography and rigging his 2008 pornography trial.

10 hrs 2 mins ago
Giuliani arrives to testify in Georgia 2020 election probe

Giuliani arrives to testify in Georgia 2020 election probe

Rudy Giuliani is scheduled to appear in an Atlanta courthouse to testify before a special grand jury in an investigation into possible illegal attempts to influence the 2020 election in Georgia.

9 hrs 32 mins ago
Trump foe Cheney loses Wyoming GOP primary, ponders 2024 bid

Trump foe Cheney loses Wyoming GOP primary, ponders 2024 bid

Wyoming congresswoman Liz Cheney, a leader in the Republican resistance to former President Donald Trump, is fighting to save her seat in the House on Tuesday.

August 16th, 12:15 AM EDT
Little talk of rainforest protection in the Brazilian Amazon

Little talk of rainforest protection in the Brazilian Amazon

Like other Brazilians, residents of the Amazon will elect governors and lawmakers in general elections in October.

1 hr 47 mins ago
NASA's moon rocket moved to launch pad for 1st test flight

NASA's moon rocket moved to launch pad for 1st test flight

NASA's new moon rocket has arrived at the launch pad for its first test flight.

1 hr 52 mins ago

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