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After nearly a month of testimony, prosecutors rest their case against R. Kelly
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After nearly a month of testimony, prosecutors rest their case against R. Kelly

After testimony from 45 witnesses over 20 days, federal prosecutors in Brooklyn are resting their case against R. Kelly. Jurors have heard from witnesses ranging from former live-in girlfriends of the singer to his former employees, many of whom were subpoenaed to testify against the singer. Kelly faces racketeering and sex trafficking charges, which he…MORE

Houston police officer slain and another officer wounded while executing a warrant, mayor says. A possible suspect is dead

Houston police officer slain and another officer wounded while executing a warrant, mayor says. A possible suspect is dead

One of two Houston police officers shot while executing a search warrant has died, Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner said Monday. The other officer is in stable condition, Turner said during a news conference at Memorial Hermann Hospital in Houston. A possible suspect died at the scene, Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez said on Twitter. The…MORE

5 things to know for September 20: Coronavirus, immigration, Canada, Afghanistan, UN

5 things to know for September 20: Coronavirus, immigration, Canada, Afghanistan, UN

What’s “stagflation?” It’s a period of high inflation and stagnant economic growth, and it can be a lose-lose situation for economic policy makers. Unfortunately, it looks like mild stagflation already may have hit the US. Here’s what you need to know to Get Up to Speed and On with Your Day. (You can also get…MORE

FBI spends hours searching family home of Gabby Petito’s fiancé Brian Laundrie as he remains missing
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FBI spends hours searching family home of Gabby Petito’s fiancé Brian Laundrie as he remains missing

The FBI searched the family home of Gabby Petito’s fiancé, Brian Laundrie, in Florida for hours Monday, a day after investigators across the country found what they believe to be her remains. In the morning, FBI investigators searched Laundrie’s parents’ home in North Port as part of a “court-authorized search warrant” related to the Petito…MORE

6 people are in critical condition and 24 others injured after a bus crash in Pennsylvania

6 people are in critical condition and 24 others injured after a bus crash in Pennsylvania

A bus crash in central Pennsylvania Sunday left at least 30 people injured, six of whom are in critical condition, officials said. The bus went off an exit ramp on Interstate 81 in Schuykill COunty when the driver lost control, according to a crash report from the Pennsylvania State Police. Trooper David Beohm said there…MORE

2 injured after a military aircraft crashes in a residential area of Lake Worth, Texas
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2 injured after a military aircraft crashes in a residential area of Lake Worth, Texas

A pilot instructor and a student were hospitalized Sunday after each ejected from a military training jet that crashed in a residential neighborhood in Lake Worth, Texas, on Sunday, according to the Fort Worth Fire Department. Police were notified of the crash in the 4000 blocks of Tejas and Dakota trails around 10:53 a.m. (11:53…MORE

3 people were shot at a Pennsylvania baby shower after an argument over gifts, police say

3 people were shot at a Pennsylvania baby shower after an argument over gifts, police say

Three people were shot and wounded at a baby shower in Pennsylvania Saturday evening after an argument over gifts, Lower Burrell Police Chief John Marhefka said in a press briefing. Police officers were dispatched to the Kinloch Volunteer Fire Department in Lower Burrell, Pennsylvania, shortly after 6 p.m. for a shooting inside the fire hall.…MORE

2 people were killed in a shooting at North Carolina Central University, police say

2 people were killed in a shooting at North Carolina Central University, police say

Two people were fatally shot at a parking deck at North Carolina Central University in Durham on Saturday night, prompting a lockdown of the nearby college football game, authorities said. Two men were shot and taken to the hospital where they were both pronounced dead, the Durham Police Department said on Twitter. The victims, who…MORE

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