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Will Smith film departs Georgia over voting restrictions

Will Smith film departs Georgia over voting restrictions

5 hours ago   |   WGN TV   |   2 articles

NEW YORK - Will Smith and director Antoine Fuqua have pulled production of their runaway slave drama “Emancipation” from Georgia over the state's recently enacted law...
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Illinois Democrats say they're committed to 'fair maps' as redistricting begins

Illinois Democrats say they're committed to 'fair maps' as redistricting begins

5 hours ago   |   WGN TV

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - It's one of the most complicated and controversial tasks legislators face - redistricting. Once a decade, Illinois lawmakers redraw the state's legislative...
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Seminole Tax Collector Joel Greenberg indicted, accused of stalking election opponent

10 hours ago   |   Orlando Sentinel   |   3 articles

Seminole County Tax Collector Joel Greenberg has been indicted on a federal stalking charge, the U.S. Attorney's Office announced Tuesday.
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McCain's revenge? Widow of ex-senator and Trump nemesis poised to take over UN food ambassadorship, media says

McCain's revenge? Widow of ex-senator and Trump nemesis poised to take over UN food ambassadorship, media says

10 hours ago   |   RT

The widow of late Arizona Senator John McCain is reportedly poised to become ambassador to the US at the UN World Food Program. A deliberate slap in the face to Trump, or an...
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NH Primary Source: NH Young Democrats elect Rep. Manny Espitia as group's new president

NH Primary Source: NH Young Democrats elect Rep. Manny Espitia as group's new president

11 hours ago   |   WMUR

Second-term state Rep. Manny Espitia of Nashua was elected president of the New Hampshire Young Democrats during executive board elections, in which about 400 people voted, on...
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Blue States Are Failing Their Students by Not Reopening Schools. Here's How They Got It So Wrong

12 hours ago   |   Time

More than a year into the pandemic, the majority of K-12 students in blue states are still not attending school in person full-time. The failure to resume the normal rhythm of...
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Man accused of killing Iowa trooper won 2020 primary election for county sheriff

Man accused of killing Iowa trooper won 2020 primary election for county sheriff

13 hours ago   |   KETV

Lang has an extensive history of run-ins with law enforcement with a frequent common denominator: alcohol.
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Somalia's parliament votes to extend president's mandate

14 hours ago   |   ABC News   |   2 articles

Somalia's parliament has voted to effectively extend the mandate of the president and federal government by two years in an attempt to end a political crisis after national...
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Former KY Rep. Charles Booker forms exploratory committee for 2022 senate run

Former KY Rep. Charles Booker forms exploratory committee for 2022 senate run

14 hours ago   |   WLKY   |   2 articles

Booker told us he was "strongly considering" running against Sen. Rand Paul in the next election, and now he's taking the next step - testing the water.
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In Ecuador runoff election, conservative banker Guillermo Lasso leads

15 hours ago   |   NBC News

In Ecuador's presidential runoff election, conservative businessman Guillermo Lasso was leading, rebuffing the leftist movement under President Lenín Moreno.
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Attorney for Ariel Young's family speaks out after Britt Reid charged

Attorney for Ariel Young's family speaks out after Britt Reid charged

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Kyle Higashioka's monster two-homer night lifts Yankees over Blue Jays

Kyle Higashioka's monster two-homer night lifts Yankees over Blue Jays

DUNEDIN, Fla. - Kyle Higashioka was behind the plate on Monday primarily because of how well he works with Gerrit Cole. And while the battery was excellent again against the... Read more ...

Death of Daunte Wright ruled homicide

Death of Daunte Wright ruled homicide

Police are calling it a tragic mistake, as they say the officer who fatally shot the 20-year-old Black man meant to use her Taser. Read more ...

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Officer who fatally shot Daunte Wright identified as Kimberly Potter

Officer who fatally shot Daunte Wright identified as Kimberly Potter

The Minnesota police officer who fatally shot a black man during a Sunday traffic stop has reportedly been identified as 25-year veteran Kimberly Potter. The 48-year-old... Read more ...

Will Smith film departs Georgia over voting restrictions

Will Smith film departs Georgia over voting restrictions

NEW YORK - Will Smith and director Antoine Fuqua have pulled production of their runaway slave drama “Emancipation” from Georgia over the state's recently enacted law... Read more ...

‘Here We Go Again': Businesses Clean Up After Night Of Destruction Following...

‘Here We Go Again': Businesses Clean Up After Night Of Destruction Following Daunte Wright Killing

MINNEAPOLIS - Damage from the overnight looting and vandalism following the killing of 20-year-old Daunte Wright by Brooklyn Center police extends for miles. The stores at... Read more ...

President Biden nominates first female Army secretary

President Biden nominates first female Army secretary

President Joe Biden says he will nominate a former senior Pentagon official to be the first woman to lead the Army. Read more ...

Will Smith slave film 'Emancipation' leaving Georgia over new voting law

Will Smith slave film 'Emancipation' leaving Georgia over new voting law

Will Smith and director Antoine Fuqua have pulled production of their runaway slave drama “Emancipation” from Georgia over the state's recently enacted law restricting voting... Read more ...

Macaulay Culkin, Brenda Song announce birth of first child together

Macaulay Culkin, Brenda Song announce birth of first child together

Macaulay Culkin and Brenda Song are new parents after Song gave birth to their first child, according to a representative for Culkin. The couple welcomed a son, Dakota Song... Read more ...