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19/05/2024
Npr: Rescuers are searching for the helicopter that was carrying the president of Iran...
The state-run IRNA media outlet reported that the aircraft carrying President Ebrahim Raisi and other senior officials went down as the president returned from an event on the border with Azerbaijan. [Read more]
19/05/2024
Cbs news: Full transcript of "Face the Nation," May 19, 2024...
On this "Face the Nation" broadcast, Sen. J.D. Vance and Sen. Gary Peters join Margaret Brennan. [Read more]
19/05/2024
New York times: U.S. and Europe Move Closer to Using Russian Assets to Help Ukraine...
Finance ministers from the G7 nations are hoping to finalize a plan ahead of the group's leaders meeting next month. [Read more]
19/05/2024
Voa news: Diddy admits beating ex-girlfriend Cassie, says he's sorry, calls his actions 'inexcusable'  ...
Los Angeles — Sean "Diddy" Combs admitted that he beat his ex-girlfriend Cassie in a hotel hallway in 2016 after CNN released video of the attack, saying in a video apology he was "truly sorry" and [Read more]
18/05/2024
Bbc: Seven dead after hurricane-force storm slams Texas...
The dead include a Houston mother-of-four killed by a falling tree while trying to move her car to safety. [Read more]
19/05/2024
Nbc news: Israel's Netanyahu faces growing pressure over Gaza plan from his own war Cabinet...
Pressure is mounting on Benjamin Netanyahu to change course in the seven-month war on Hamas, after a key member of his war Cabinet threatened to quit on Saturday, adding to weeks of foreign criticism. [Read more]
19/05/2024
Abc news: 6 people killed, 10 others injured in Idaho when pickup crashes into passenger van...
The two-car accident included a large passenger van, authorities said. [Read more]
19/04/2023
Cnn: GOP prepared to block vote to replace Feinstein on Senate Judiciary...
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer said on Tuesday that he hopes to replace Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein on the Senate Judiciary Committee with Sen. Ben Cardin of Maryland and aims to set up a f [Read more]
19/05/2024
Fox news: Top moments from Biden's Morehouse commencement address...
President Biden's address to Morehouse College saw some protesters in the audience, and Biden called for a cease-fire in Israel. [Read more]
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20/05/2024
Stefanik spoke before a caucus of Israel's parliament focused on antisemitism on college campuses around the world. She called for Hamas to be wiped "off the face of the earth." [Read more]
20/05/2024
Facing potential headwinds with both young voters and Black voters, President Biden's Morehouse College commencement address focused on his view of the importance - and future of - democracy. [Read more]
20/05/2024
Ed Dwight, a former Air Force test pilot who was passed over to become an astronaut in the 1960s, described his flight aboard Blue Origin's New Shepard as "life changing." [Read more]
20/05/2024
Without addressing his then-girlfriend Cassie Ventura, who is seen in the video being kicked and dragged in 2016, the hip-hop mogul says, "I was disgusted then when I did it. I'm disgusted now." [Read more]
20/05/2024
When 706 people named Kyle in the same place is not enough. [Read more]
20/05/2024
Hip-hop mogul Sean "Diddy" Combs posted a video on social media apologizing for his "inexcusable" behavior and that he takes "full responsibility" for his actions. [Read more]
20/05/2024
This week on "Face the Nation," Margaret Brennan speaks to former Defense Secretary Robert Gates about the war between Israel and Hamas, campus protests in the U.S. and the ongoing congressional debate on providing aid to Ukraine. Plus, Ukrainian ambassador to the U.S. Oksana Markarova joins. [Read more]
20/05/2024
Bruce Nordstrom, who helped expand his family's Pacific Northwest department store chain into an upscale national brand, has died, his sons confirmed Sunday. [Read more]
20/05/2024
Both sides have been looking for ways to inflict damage beyond the battlefield, targeting military logistics hubs and urban centers. [Read more]
20/05/2024
Public officials from Congress to City Hall are now regularly subjected to threats of violence. It's changing how they do their jobs. [Read more]
20/05/2024
Mr. Raisi has been seen as a possible successor to Ayatollah Ali Khamenei as supreme leader, the highest political and religious position in the Islamic republic. [Read more]
20/05/2024
Washington — After a nearly two year hiatus, Blue Origin flew adventurers to space on Sunday including a former Air Force pilot who was denied the chance to be the United States' first Black astronaut decades ago.    It was the first crewed launch for the enterprise owned and founded by Amazon billionaire Jeff Bezos since a rocket [Read more]
20/05/2024
President Joe Biden and his Republican rival in the 2024 presidential race, Donald Trump, have agreed to participate in two debates. A set of rules aims to make their interactions as civilized as possible. But whether the debates will sway undecided voters remains to be seen, particularly given their timing. VOA's Veronica Balderas Iglesi [Read more]
20/05/2024
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania — Pro-Palestinian protesters set up a new encampment at Drexel University in Philadelphia over the weekend, prompting a lockdown of school buildings, a day after authorities thwarted an attempted occupation of a school building at the neighboring University of Pennsylvania campus. After several hundred demo [Read more]
20/05/2024
Beijing — China's commerce ministry on Sunday launched an anti-dumping probe into POM copolymers, a type of engineering plastic, imported from the European Union, United States, Japan and Taiwan. The plastics can partially replace metals such as copper and zinc and have various applications including in auto parts, electronics, and m [Read more]
20/05/2024
Nancy Pelosi has not discussed the attack with her husband, whose skull was fractured with a hammer. [Read more]
20/05/2024
The rapper says he's sorry for his "disgusting behaviour" in a statement on social media. [Read more]
20/05/2024
Questions remain around the disappearance of a man mixed up in one of the biggest gold scams in history. [Read more]
20/05/2024
As their final witness testifies, legal experts assess the evidence so far and chances of a conviction. [Read more]
20/05/2024
President Joe Biden delivered the Morehouse College commencement address at Morehouse College Sunday, his most direct engagement with college students since the start of the Israel-Hamas war and a key opportunity for him to engage with a group of voters that data suggests is softening on him: young, Black men. [Read more]
20/05/2024
Sean "Diddy" Combs issued an apology Sunday after footage was released that appeared to show him beating his ex-girlfriend Cassie in 2016. [Read more]
20/05/2024
GOP Sen. Marco Rubio (Fla.) tells Kristen Welker that he would not accept 2024 election results if it's an "unfair election." [Read more]
20/05/2024
A helicopter carrying Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi suffered a “crash landing' on Sunday, Iranian state television reported. [Read more]
20/05/2024
Police say two people have died and five are missing following a boat collision on the Danube River in Hungary [Read more]
20/05/2024
A young boy is among three people dead after an Amtrak train hit a pickup truck in upstate New York [Read more]
20/05/2024
The attack on Buscemi was captured by surveillance video, police say. [Read more]
20/05/2024
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange faces what could be his final court hearing in England over whether he should be extradited to the United States to face spying charges [Read more]
20/05/2024
The family of a victim and several survivors of a mass shooting at a FedEx facility in Indianapolis filed a lawsuit against companies involved in the manufacturing, marketing and sale of the high capacity magazine used by the gunman who killed 8 people and injured several others in 2021. [Read more]
20/05/2024
A Tennessee Air National Guardsman is facing charges after applying to be a hitman on a spoof "rent-a-hitman" website, according to the Department of Justice. [Read more]
20/05/2024
A Florida man who served three decades behind bars for a murder he says he didn't commit returned to prison Monday after spending the past two years building a life outside prison walls. [Read more]
20/05/2024
Three officials at the Fulton County, Georgia, jail have stepped down amid an investigation into the death of an inmate whose family said was housed in a filthy, bug-infested cell that "was not fit for a diseased animal." [Read more]
20/05/2024
A family was rescued from a disabled vessel that was left floating off the Florida coast after it and its captain were struck by lightning on Saturday, the U.S. Coast Guard said. [Read more]
20/05/2024
David Johnson, a one-time All-Pro and Pro Bowl running back, announced his retirement from the NFL after eight seasons on Sunday. Johnson owns a Cardinals touchdown record. [Read more]
20/05/2024
U.S. troops ordered out of Niger by the country's ruling junta and will be complete by the middle of September, the Pentagon and Nigerien defense officials jointly said Sunday. [Read more]
20/05/2024
Kevin Costner and ex-wife Christine Baumgartner were married for 18 years before she filed for divorce in May 2023. He's since been reportedly linked to singer Jewel. [Read more]