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Sheriff: Alec Baldwin fired prop gun on movie set that killed woman

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A prop firearm discharged by veteran actor Alec Baldwin, who is starring and producing a Western movie, killed his director ... Read more

9 hours ago by News Service Report.

CDC panel recommends expanded COVID-19 vaccine booster rollout

By Lauran Neergaard and Mike Stobbe Associated Press WASHINGTON — Millions more Americans are closer to getting a COVID-19 booster as influential government advisers on ... Read more

9 hours ago by News Service Report.

Massive search for Laundrie ends as FBI identifies remains in Florida

By Curt Anderson Associated Press ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The FBI on Thursday identified human remains found in a Florida nature preserve as those of ... Read more

9 hours ago by News Service Report.

Big changes in White House ideas to pay for $2 trillion plan

By Lisa Mascaro, Darlene Superville and Alan Fram Associated Press SCRANTON, Pa. — In an abrupt change, the White House on Wednesday floated new plans ... Read more

1 day ago by News Service Report.

FDA OKs mixing COVID vaccines; backs Moderna, J&J boosters

By Matthew Perrone and Lauran Neergaard Associated Press WASHINGTON — U.S. regulators on Wednesday signed off on extending COVID-19 boosters to Americans who got the ... Read more

1 day ago by News Service Report.

Biden focuses on climate, families in trimmed $2T plan

By Lisa Mascaro, Alan Fram and Matthew Daly Associated Press WASHINGTON — Scaling down his “build back better” plans, President Joe Biden has described a ... Read more

2 days ago by News Service Report.

2 more House Democrats retiring, underscoring 2022 obstacles

By Gary D. Robertson, Marc Levy And Jill Colvin Associated Press RALEIGH — Two longtime Democratic congressmen with a combined six decades of experience announced ... Read more

3 days ago by News Service Report.

Bill Clinton back home after hospitalization from infection

ORANGE, Calif. (AP) — Bill Clinton arrived Sunday at his home in New York to continue recovering from an infection that left him in treatment ... Read more

4 days ago by News Service Report.

Kannapolis native serves as a member of U.S. Navy’s ‘Silent Service’

By Megan Brown Navy Office of Community Outreach KINGS BAY, Ga. – A Kannapolis, North Carolina, native is serving aboard USS Tennessee, one of the ... Read more

5 days ago by Post Lifestyles.

Clinton recovering from infection 

By STEFANIE DAZIO and LOU KESTEN Associated Press ORANGE, Calif. (AP) — Bill Clinton will remain hospitalized overnight as he recovers from a urological infection. ... Read more

6 days ago by News Service Report.

Marine officer receives reprimand for Afghanistan criticism

CAMP LEJEUNE (AP) — A military judge issued a reprimand for a Marine lieutenant colonel and ordered him to forfeit $5,000 in pay Friday for ... Read more

6 days ago by News Service Report.

UK lawmaker stabbed to death in terrorist act

By JO KEARNEY and JILL LAWLESS Associated Press LEIGH-ON-SEA, England (AP) — A long-serving member of Parliament was stabbed to death Friday during a meeting ... Read more

6 days ago by News Service Report.

Bill Clinton in hospital for non-COVID-related infection

By LOU KESTEN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Former President Bill Clinton was admitted to a Southern California hospital Tuesday with an infection but he ... Read more

1 week ago by News Service Report.

FDA panel endorses lower-dose Moderna COVID shot for booster

By LAURAN NEERGAARD and MATTHEW PERRONE Associated Press U.S. health advisers said Thursday that some Americans who received Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine at least six months ... Read more

1 week ago by News Service Report.

Full pension restored for FBI official fired under Trump

By ERIC TUCKER Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe has won back his full pension as part of a settlement ... Read more

1 week ago by News Service Report.

3 employees killed in shooting at postal facility in Memphis

By Adrian Sainz Associated Press MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Two U.S. Postal Service workers were fatally shot Tuesday at a postal facility in Memphis and a ... Read more

1 week ago by News Service Report.

House sends debt limit hike to Biden, staving off default

By Kevin Freking Associated Press WASHINGTON — Members of the House on Tuesday pushed through a short-term increase to the nation’s debt limit, ensuring the ... Read more

1 week ago by News Service Report.

FDA authorizes first e-cigarette, cites benefit for smokers

By MATTHEW PERRONE AP Health Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — For the first time, the Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday authorized an electronic cigarette, saying ... Read more

1 week ago by News Service Report.

Texas clinics cancel abortions after court reinstates ban

By Paul J. Weber Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas — Texas clinics on Saturday canceled appointments they had booked during a 48-hour reprieve from the most ... Read more

2 weeks ago by News Service Report.

Boosters, employer mandates drive increase in COVID-19 vaccines

By JOHN SEEWER Associated Press The number of Americans getting COVID-19 vaccines has steadily increased to a three-month high as seniors and people with medical ... Read more

2 weeks ago by News Service Report.

Nobel Peace Prize awarded to journalists in Philippines, Russia

By VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV, KIKO ROSARIO and VANESSA GERA Associated Press MOSCOW (AP) — Journalists Maria Ressa of the Philippines and Dmitry Muratov of Russia won ... Read more

2 weeks ago by News Service Report.

Senate dodges debt disaster by voting to extend borrowing

By KEVIN FREKING, ALAN FRAM and ALEXANDRA JAFFE Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate dodged a U.S. debt disaster Thursday night, voting to extend ... Read more

2 weeks ago by News Service Report.

Ship’s anchor may have snagged oil pipeline, caused spill 

By STEFANIE DAZIO, MATTHEW BROWN and BRIAN MELLEY Associated Press LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Evidence emerged Tuesday that a ship’s anchor snagged and dragged ... Read more

2 weeks ago by News Service Report.

Crews race to limit damage from major California oil spill

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Crews on the water and on shore worked feverishly Sunday to limit environmental damage from one of the largest oil ... Read more

3 weeks ago by News Service Report.

Ex-Facebook manager alleges social network fed Capitol riot

NEW YORK (AP) — A data scientist who was revealed Sunday as a Facebook whistleblower says the social media giant chose its own interests whenever ... Read more

3 weeks ago by News Service Report.

COVID-19 deaths eclipse 700,000 in US as delta variant rages

By Tammy Webber and Heather Hollingsworth Associated Press It’s a milestone that by all accounts didn’t have to happen this soon. The U.S. death toll ... Read more

3 weeks ago by News Service Report.

Daimler’s truck division spun off from parent company

By DAVID McHUGH AP Business Writer FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Shareholders in Daimler AG, maker of Mercedes-Benz luxury cars, on Friday approved the spinoff of ... Read more

3 weeks ago by News Service Report.

US hits 700,000 COVID deaths just as cases begin to fall

By AMY FORLITI and CARLA K. JOHNSON Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The United States reached its latest heartbreaking pandemic milestone Friday, eclipsing 700,000 deaths ... Read more

3 weeks ago by News Service Report.

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