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Who was Daunte Wright? Friends describe 'charismatic' jokester with surprising link to George Floyd

5 hours ago   |   ABC

Daunte Wright, the 20-year-old man fatally shot by police during a traffic stop in Minnesota, is described as a one-time class clown who liked making people laugh and relished...
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Lawmakers worried removing troops from Afghanistan will create space for terror groups

Lawmakers worried removing troops from Afghanistan will create space for terror groups

6 hours ago   |   WGN TV

WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden says he will pull all remaining United States troops out of Afghanistan later this year , but his announcement already has some lawmakers on...
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Nightly News Full Broadcast

8 hours ago   |   NBC News   |   3 articles

Former Minnesota police officer charged in shooting of Daunte Wright, Chauvin defense medical expert testifies on George Floyd's death, and CDC holds emergency meeting over J&J...
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Lessons for America From a Weird Portland

9 hours ago   |   NY Times

Soaring rhetoric about justice is fine. But what matters more is keeping people safe and picking up the garbage.
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Former Minnesota cop charged in shooting of Black motorist

9 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   3 articles

A white former suburban Minneapolis police officer was charged Wednesday with second-degree manslaughter for killing 20-year-old Black motorist Daunte Wright in a shooting that...
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Biden, Setting Afghanistan Withdrawal, Says ‘It Is Time to End the Forever War'

9 hours ago   |   NY Times

The president said the main objective of ensuring that Afghanistan would not be a launching pad for terrorism had been achieved and that it was time for American troops to come...
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Trailing Boston mayoral candidates need to get creative, consider TV commercials after poll, experts say

10 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

The first poll in the Boston mayoral race since the field filled out shows acting Mayor Kim Janey and City Councilor Michelle Wu leading the pack - and observers say this...
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Chauvin defense medical expert testifies on George Floyd's death

10 hours ago   |   NBC News   |   4 articles

Dr. David Fowler, an expert witness for Derek Chauvin's defense, testified that George Floyd died from cardiac arrest combined with the effect of illicit drugs, and not a lack...
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Clippers without 4 key players against Pistons

10 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

DETROIT - Kawhi Leonard, Paul George, Serge Ibaka and Patrick Beverley are all out for the Los Angeles Clippers for their game at Detroit on Wednesday night.
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Defense's Medical Expert In Derek Chauvin Trial Says George Floyd's Cause Of Death Is ‘Undetermined'

11 hours ago   |   CBS   |   4 articles

MINNEAPOLIS - A defense expert testified Wednesday that George Floyd's manner of death cannot be determined because he believes there are many conflicting, contributing...
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Democrats to unveil bill to expand US Supreme Court by four justices

Democrats to unveil bill to expand US Supreme Court by four justices

WASHINGTON - Congressional Democrats plan to introduce legislation on Thursday to expand the U.S. Supreme Court by four justices, a proposal aimed at breaking the conservative... Read more ...

US poised to announce sanctions on Russia in response to SolarWinds hack

US poised to announce sanctions on Russia in response to SolarWinds hack

In response to a massive hacking campaign that breached vital federal agencies, and believed to have been aimed at stealing government information, the Biden administration is... Read more ...

Tokyo Games: Officials say cancelation, no fans still option

Tokyo Games: Officials say cancelation, no fans still option

TOKYO - Two top officials of Japan's ruling LDP party on Thursday said radical changes could be coming to the Tokyo Olympics. One went as far to suggest they still could be... Read more ...

Luca Doncic's 3-pointer at buzzer leads Mavericks past Grizzlies

Luca Doncic's 3-pointer at buzzer leads Mavericks past Grizzlies

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Luka Doncic hit a leaning, lunging 3-pointer as time expired to give the Dallas Mavericks a 114-113 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night... Read more ...

Rep. Matt Gaetz's Woes Deepen As New Report Details Associate's Shady Venmo...

Rep. Matt Gaetz's Woes Deepen As New Report Details Associate's Shady Venmo Payments

Joel Greenberg made more than 150 payments to dozens of women, including a minor, The Daily Beast reported. Read more ...

White Sox's Carlos Rodon completes no-hitter after losing perfect game in...

White Sox's Carlos Rodon completes no-hitter after losing perfect game in 9th to HBP

Carlos Rodon is all the way back after elbow and shoulder issues the past two years. Read more ...

White Sox LHP Rodón loses perfect game on HBP in 9th

White Sox LHP Rodón loses perfect game on HBP in 9th

CHICAGO - Chicago White Sox left-hander Carlos Rodón has lost his bid for a perfect game when he hit Cleveland's Roberto Pérez in the foot with a pitch with one out in the... Read more ...

Ennis, Carter Jr. come up big as Magic beat Bulls 115-106

Ennis, Carter Jr. come up big as Magic beat Bulls 115-106

CHICAGO - James Ennis scored 22 points, Wendell Carter Jr. added 19 points and 12 rebounds, and the Orlando Magic snapped a six-game losing streak by beating the Chicago Bulls... Read more ...

US set to sanction a dozen Russian individuals, 24 entities for influencing...

US set to sanction a dozen Russian individuals, 24 entities for influencing the 2020 election, SolarWinds hack

Summary List Placement The US government is set to impose sanctions on around a dozen Russian government and intelligence officials, as well as 20 entities linked to Russian... Read more ...

Polanco hits early HR off Musgrove, Pirates beat Padres 5-1

Polanco hits early HR off Musgrove, Pirates beat Padres 5-1

Polanco hit a solo shot into the right-field stands in the second inning. That ended a 32-inning scoreless streak by Musgrove that dated to last season when he was still with... Read more ...