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national / Thu, May 26, 2022 5:12 PM

Chile apologizes to woman forcibly sterilized for HIV status

Chile’s president publicly apologized to a woman who was sterilized without her consent at a public hospital two decades ago because she was...

national / Thu, May 26, 2022 5:11 PM

Alan White, longtime drummer for prog rock's Yes, dead at 72

Alan White, the longtime drummer for progressive rock pioneers Yes who also played on projects with John Lennon and George Harrison, has died

national / Thu, May 26, 2022 5:11 PM

China and Russia veto new UN sanctions on North Korea

China and Russia have vetoed a U.N. resolution sponsored by the United States that would have imposed tough new sanctions on North Korea for its...

national / Thu, May 26, 2022 5:10 PM

Native students exercise right to wear regalia at graduation

Native American students in southern Utah donned beaded caps and eagle feathers at high school graduations this week, months after the state...

national / Thu, May 26, 2022 5:08 PM

Ray Liotta, 'Goodfellas' and 'Field of Dreams' star, dies

Ray Liotta, the actor best known for playing mobster Henry Hill in “Goodfellas” and baseball player Shoeless Joe Jackson in “Field of Dreams,” has...

national / Thu, May 26, 2022 5:07 PM

NRA stages marketing event as Texas mourns school shooting

The National Rifle Association begins its annual convention in Houston on Friday, and leaders of the powerful gun-rights lobbying group are...

national / Thu, May 26, 2022 5:07 PM

Ex-Virginia Tech linebacker testifies in fatal beating trial

A former Virginia Tech football player has testified in his own defense at his murder trial in the fatal beating of a Tinder match

national / Thu, May 26, 2022 5:05 PM

Kansas St. ends 5-game losing streak, 8-5 over West Virginia

Dominic Johnson hit Kansas State’s first homer of the Big 12 Tournament and the seventh-seeded Wildcats beat sixth-seeded West Virginia 8-5 to...

national / Thu, May 26, 2022 5:05 PM

Lawsuit: 13-year-old's hands up when shot by Chicago police

A new lawsuit says a 13-year-old boy shot in the back by a Chicago police officer was unarmed and had his arms raised to surrender when...

national / Thu, May 26, 2022 4:59 PM

Police: Texas gunman was inside the school for over an hour

Texas authorities say the gunman who massacred 21 people at an elementary school was in the building for over an hour before he was killed by...

national / Thu, May 26, 2022 4:58 PM

States divided along partisan lines in response to shootings

Gun control measures are likely going nowhere in Congress, and they have also become increasingly scarce in most states

national / Thu, May 26, 2022 4:55 PM

Alabama man ordered to pay $12M, serve 15 years for fraud

An Alabama man who pleaded guilty to using bank fraud to live an opulent lifestyle that included a private jet and luxury cars like Ferraris and...

national / Thu, May 26, 2022 4:55 PM

Man convicted of 1st-degree murder in beheading case

A jury has convicted a New Hampshire man of first-degree murder for killing his wife’s coworker after he discovered they were texting, and then...

national / Thu, May 26, 2022 4:55 PM

Lawsuit seeks to revoke FAA license for Georgia spaceport

Opponents of a proposed launchpad for commercial rockets on the Georgia coast want a federal court to throw out the project's government license,...

national / Thu, May 26, 2022 4:51 PM

US Census Bureau: Big city losses early in COVID pandemic

Eight of the 10 largest cities in the U.S. lost population during the first year of the coronavirus pandemic

national / Thu, May 26, 2022 4:46 PM

Better results from retailers help send stock market higher

Stocks are ending higher on Wall Street Thursday as investors cheered a strong set of quarterly results from Macy’s and other retailers

national / Thu, May 26, 2022 4:44 PM

Sugar Bowl moved to Dec. 31 to avoid conflict with NFL game

The Sugar Bowl has been moved off its usual primetime spot in early January to noon EST Dec. 31 to avoid a conflict with the NFL's...

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