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Tuesday July 27th, 2021 4:48PM
'This is how I'm going to die': Officers tell Jan. 6 stories
Four officers who defended the Capitol during the Jan. 6 insurrection have given emotional accounts of the attack
4:27PM ( 11 minutes ago )
Biles withdraws from gymnastics final to protect team, self
American star Simone Biles withdrew from the women’s gymnastics team final competition following one rotation on Tuesday night, opening the door for the team of Russian athletes to win gold for the first time in nearly three decades
3:15PM ( 1 hour ago )
Man honors 9/11 crews with Boston-New York drink cart push
A former flight attendant who lost several colleagues when United Flight 175 was flown into the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001, is honoring his friends on the 20th anniversary of the terrorist attacks by pushing an airline beverage cart from Boston to ground zero in New York
3:10PM ( 1 hour ago )
Judge hears request for new trial in Mollie Tibbetts case
The lead investigator in the death of University of Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts says he's confident the right man was convicted of murder and rejects claims that her abduction could be tied to two other men
2:58PM ( 1 hour ago )
Man pleads guilty to 4 Asian spa killings, sentenced to life
A man accused of killing eight people, most of them women of Asian descent, at massage businesses in Georgia has pleaded guilty to four of the murders
2:56PM ( 1 hour ago )
US vows to improve protections for wild horse adoptions
U.S. officials who are trying to adopt out wild horses captured on public land say they are tightening protections to guard against the illegal resale of animals for slaughter
2:54PM ( 1 hour ago )
CDC reverses course on indoor masks in some parts of US
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is reversing course on some masking guidelines
2:49PM ( 1 hour ago )
EXCLUSIVE: Biden mileage rule to exceed Obama climate goal
In a major step against climate change, President Joe Biden is proposing a return to aggressive Obama-era vehicle mileage standards over five years
2:07PM ( 2 hours ago )
With virus surge, US to keep travel restrictions for now
The United States says it will keep existing COVID-19 restrictions on international travel in place for now due to concerns about the surging infection rate because of the delta variant
1:55PM ( 2 hours ago )
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National News
EXPLAINER: Employers have legal right to mandate COVID shots
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
4:28PM ( 12 minutes ago )
Talks for new US-Russia arms deal to stir up old bugaboo
In their search for a new approach to arms control, Moscow and Washington are likely to soon encounter an old bugaboo: Russia’s demand that the U.S. stop resisting limits on its missile defenses
4:28PM ( 12 minutes ago )
Audit: Military personnel unprotected from toxic chemicals
An internal audit says the Defense Department has dragged its feet on protecting service members from toxic “forever chemicals.”
3:54PM ( 46 minutes ago )
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Washington
Tokyo Olympics: A success? A failure? And how to judge?
How are we to judge the pandemic-delayed Tokyo Olympics when they wrap up in two weeks
1:55AM ( 14 hours ago )
Noem's border visit comes with political opportunities
There’s plenty of political reasons for South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem to visit the National Guard troops she deployed to the U.S. border with Mexico
7:02AM ( 1 day ago )
Biden stumps for McAuliffe in early test of political clout
President Joe Biden is back on the campaign trail, leading the kind of rally that was impossible last year because of the pandemic
12:16AM ( 3 days ago )
AP Elections Archive
Elections
The Latest: Louisiana reports high rates of COVID-19 cases
Louisiana's health department reports a rising rate of COVID-19 cases and deaths
4:03PM ( 40 minutes ago )
The Latest: CDC: Masks indoors in US where cases surging
The CDC recommends vaccinated people return to wearing masks indoors in parts of the U.S. where the coronavirus is surging
3:21PM ( 1 hour ago )
The Latest: Coronavirus cases triple in Maine in last month
The number of daily coronavirus infections has quadrupled in Maine in the last four weeks, and the total count since the start of the pandemic has eclipsed 70,000 cases
2:35PM ( 2 hours ago )
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Health and Medicine
FirstEnergy to pay $230M in agreement in Ohio bribery case
The energy giant at the center of a $60 million bribery scheme in Ohio has admitted to using dark money groups to fund the effort, and agreed to pay $230 million and other conditions so prosecutors won’t forge ahead with a criminal case against the company
5:41PM ( 4 days ago )
Far-right and others march against French virus rules
Far-right activists and members of France’s yellow vest movement are holding protests against new virus measures
11:36AM ( 3 days ago )