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Biden urges passage of two key bills amid legislative “stalemate”

President Biden acknowledged Friday that Congress is "getting down to the hard spot" on negotiations over his massive social spending plan, as Democrats are...

Michael K. Williams died of accidental overdose, medical examiner says

Michael K. Williams died of an accidental overdose, the New York City Chief Medical Examiner's office announced Friday. The Emmy-nominated actor, best known for...
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Gabby Petito’s disappearance prompts discussions on domestic violence

Emotional, upset and having a hard time catching her breath. That is how 22-year-old Gabby Petito appeared in bodycam footage taken on Aug. 12 as...

Officials: All migrants are gone from Texas border camp

No migrants remained Friday at the Texas border encampment where almost 15,000 people — most of them Haitians — had converged just days earlier...

One to charge them all: EU demands single plug for phones

The European Union announced plans Thursday to require the smartphone industry to adopt a uniform charging cord for mobile devices, a push that could...

Police: Grocery store gunman was vendor, didn’t have target

A gunman who killed one person and wounded 14 others in a Tennessee grocery store did not appear to target anyone specifically as he...

CDC leader adds people with risky jobs to COVID booster list

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday endorsed booster shots for millions of older or otherwise vulnerable Americans, opening a major new...

Funeral service for Gabby Petito scheduled for Sunday

The date and time for the funeral of Gabby Petito, a woman whose disappearance drew national attention, has been confirmed by her father. Services for...

Silicon Valley hopes to use purified wastewater as drinking water

The Santa Clara Valley Water District is embarking on an effort to revamp the image of purified wastewater and lay the groundwork for replenishing...

Derek Chauvin appeals his conviction in George Floyd’s death

Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer found guilty of murdering George Floyd, appealed the conviction on his own behalf at the 11th-hour Thursday,...

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