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Saturday May 28th, 2022 9:02AM
Russia takes small cities, aims to widen east Ukraine battle
Russia has claimed the capture of a key railway junction as its forces fight to seize all of eastern Ukraine's contested Donbas region
8:31AM ( 21 minutes ago )
Jury's duty in Depp-Heard trial doesn't track public debate
When the jury in Johnny Depp's libel suit against ex-wife Amber Heard resumes deliberations after the Memorial Day weekend, its focus will be on issues much removed from the public debate that has engulfed the proceedings
7:40AM ( 1 hour ago )
Energy secretary: US offshore wind jobs should be union jobs
The U.S. energy secretary and Danish wind developer Orsted say they want American union workers to build offshore wind farms to dot the U.S. coastlines — the building trades workers who could otherwise be left out of a transition to renewable resources
7:26AM ( 1 hour ago )
FBI records on search for fabled gold raise more questions
A scientific analysis commissioned by the FBI shortly before agents went digging for buried treasure suggests that a huge quantity of gold was below the surface of a rural site in western Pennsylvania
7:18AM ( 1 hour ago )
Algerian dissidents: Victims of crackdown, or outlaws?
An Algerian military officer-turned-democracy activist has been deported from Spain and charged in Algeria in a case that human rights groups see as another sign of an ever-expanding crackdown on dissent
7:08AM ( 1 hour ago )
War surges Norway's oil, gas profit. Now, it's urged to help
Europe’s frantic search for alternatives to Russian natural gas has dramatically increased the demand — and price — for Norway's oil and gas
5:53AM ( 2 hours ago )
Show's over for famed cabaret show at France's Lido
It’s the end of an era for the famed Lido cabaret on Paris’ Champs-Elysees
5:47AM ( 3 hours ago )
Shanghai lockdown: Residents demand release, and some get it
Residents in China's largest city of Shanghai have become bolder in demanding the lifting or easing of coronavirus restrictions that have left millions locked up in their compounds for almost two months
4:39AM ( 4 hours ago )
Fleeing the Russians: Evacuations are slow, arduous, fraught
To a threatening soundtrack of air raid sirens and booming artillery, civilians are fleeing towns and cities in eastern Ukraine as Russian forces advance
2:34AM ( 6 hours ago )
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National News
McCarthy, GOP lawmakers escalate standoff with Jan. 6 panel
Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy is making it clear that he will likely defy a subpoena from the House committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, Capitol attack
7:46PM ( 13 hours ago )
Deliberations underway in trial linked to Trump-Russia probe
Jury deliberations have begun in the Washington trial of a lawyer for Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign who's charged with lying to the FBI early in the Trump-Russia probe
6:59PM ( 13 hours ago )
Progressive ousts Biden-backed Schrader in Oregon primary
Seven-term U.S. Rep. Kurt Schrader has lost the Democratic primary in Oregon to progressive challenger Jamie McLeod-Skinner
6:55PM ( 13 hours ago )
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Washington
Ex-rebel frontrunner in Colombian vote, could shake US ties
Colombians will pick from six candidates in a presidential ballot being held Sunday amid a generalized feeling the country is heading in the wrong direction
3:04PM ( 17 hours ago )
Trial tied to Russia probe ends with debate: Did lawyer lie?
A prosecutor has told federal jurors in Washington that a lawyer for Hillary Clinton's 2016 presidential campaign hid his partisan interests from the FBI as he pushed “pure opposition research” related to Donald Trump and Russia in the weeks before the election
1:42PM ( 19 hours ago )
Many back strict gun laws, but opposition tends to be louder
Polling shows majorities of Americans think mass shootings would occur less often if guns were harder to get
1:29PM ( 19 hours ago )
AP Elections Archive
Elections
Medicare recipients to see premium cut — but not until 2023
Medicare recipients will get a premium reduction — but not until next year
6:35PM ( 14 hours ago )
WHO: Nearly 200 cases of monkeypox in more than 20 countries
The World Health Organization says nearly 200 cases of monkeypox have been reported in more than 20 countries not usually known to have outbreaks of the unusual disease, but described the epidemic as “containable” and proposed creating a stockpile to equitably share the limited vaccines and drugs available worldwide
11:50AM ( 21 hours ago )
Spanish LGBTQ groups wary of monkeypox stigma as Pride nears
With one of Europe’s largest gay pride celebrations right around the corner, Spain's LGBTQ community is worried that outbreaks of monkeypox on the continent could lead to an increase of homophobic sentiment based on misunderstandings of the disease
9:32AM ( 23 hours ago )
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Health and Medicine
Idaho trial for Chad and Lori Daybell delayed to January
A woman charged in Idaho with killing her two youngest children and her new husband’s previous wife will be tried with her husband and their trial has been delayed until early next year
1:45PM ( 19 hours ago )
NRA speakers unshaken on gun rights after school massacre
One by one, speakers took the stage at the National Rifle Association’s annual convention in Houston and denounced the massacre of 19 students and two teachers at an elementary school across the state
12:21AM ( 8 hours ago )