NPRLeitura de 2 minsPopular Culture & Media Studies
Elon Musk Says Doubt About Spam Accounts Could Doom Twitter Deal
Tesla CEO Elon Musk says his deal to buy Twitter can't move forward unless the company shows public proof that less than 5% of the accounts on the social media platform are fake or spam.
NPRLeitura de 2 minsCrime & Violence
A Suspect Has Been Arrested In A Dallas Salon Shooting Investigated As A Hate Crime
The arrest was connected to a shooting that wounded three women in a hair salon in the city's Koreatown last week, police said. Federal officials have launched a hate crime investigation.
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Hezbollah And Its Allies Lose Their Majority In Lebanon's Parliament
Lebanon's militant Hezbollah group and its allies lost their parliamentary majority, final elections results showed Tuesday, while more than a dozen independent newcomers gained seats.
NPRLeitura de 3 minsGender Studies
South Carolina Becomes The Latest State To Enact A Transgender Sports Ban
South Carolina's governor signed into law a bill that would ban transgender students from playing girls' or women's sports in public schools and colleges.
NPRLeitura de 3 minsCrime & Violence
Amber Heard Is Cross-examined About Fights With Johnny Depp
Johnny Depp's lawyers question the truthfulness of Amber Heard's accusation that Depp sexually assaulted her with a liquor bottle.
NPRLeitura de 4 minsCrime & Violence
Suspect Faces Multiple Charges In A Deadly California Church Shooting
David Chou, the man accused of opening fire Sunday on a Taiwanese church congregation in California, was charged Tuesday with first-degree murder and five counts of attempted murder.
NPRLeitura de 3 minsCrime & Violence
New Zealand Shooting Survivor Says Violence Achieved Nothing
The deadly attacks at two Christchurch mosques brought people together rather than sowing discord, one of the survivors says.
NPRLeitura de 3 minsWorld
From Across The Pacific, Taiwan's President Castigates California Shooting
The leader of the self-governing East Asian island condemned violence following the deadly attack against a Taiwanese congregation in California.
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Did You See The Super Flower Blood Moon Last Night? It Was Stunning
South America and much of the continental United States had the best view of Sunday night's lunar eclipse, which lasted nearly five hours.
NPRLeitura de 2 minsCrime & Violence
What We Know About The Suspect In The Buffalo Mass Shooting
A white gunman dressed in military-style clothing allegedly killed 10 people at a Buffalo grocery store. Here's what we know about him.
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Billboard Music Awards Honor Mary J. Blige As A Musical Icon
The annual music awards show also featured controversial appearances by Travis Scott and Morgan Wallen.
NPRLeitura de 3 minsCrime & Violence
Trump-era Special Counsel Faces First Real Test As Washington Attorney Goes On Trial
John Durham's probe led to a single false statements count against Michael Sussmann for allegedly lying to the FBI about possible ties between a Russian-bank and Donald Trump's company.
NPRLeitura de 4 minsWorld
An Independent Probe Points To Israeli Gunfire In The Death Of A Journalist
One open-source research team said its initial findings lent support to Palestinian witnesses who said Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh was killed by Israeli fire.
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Airbnb Is Renting Out The Iconic Moulin Rouge For Three One-night Stays
The historic space was established as a dance hall in 1889, featuring a cabaret show that included the first cancan performance.
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A Substance Found In Young Spinal Fluid Helps Old Mice Remember
A team at Stanford University has reversed memory loss in old mice by flooding their brains with spinal fluid taken from young animals. The finding may hold promise for Alzheimer's research.
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The U.S. Will Remove 5 Groups From Its Foreign Terrorism Blacklist
The United States is poised to remove five extremist groups, all believed to be defunct, from its list of foreign terrorist organizations, including several that once posed significant threats.
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Parishioners Stop Gunman In Deadly California Church Attack
A man opened fire during a lunch reception at a Southern California church, killing one person and wounding five before parishioners hog-tied him with electrical cords.
NPRLeitura de 2 minsPopular Culture & Media Studies
The Alleged Buffalo Shooter Livestreamed The Attack. How Sites Can Stop Such Videos
Using a GoPro camera attached to a helmet, the shooter streamed live on the site Twitch for two minutes before the stream was taken down. By then it was too late, and the video has spread elsewhere.
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Relatives Honor Ruth Whitfield, 86, As A Devoted Mom, Wife And Grandmother
Whitfield's children and grandchildren share treasured memories and calls to action at the event with their legal team, led by prominent civil rights attorney Ben Crump.
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California Church Shooter Was Motivated By Hate For Taiwanese People, Officials Say
A gunman in an attack at a California church was a Chinese immigrant motivated by hate for Taiwanese people, authorities say.
NPRLeitura de 3 minsWorld
Ukraine Says It's Downed 200 Aircraft, A Mark Of Russian Failures In The Sky
Russia was expected to dominate the skies over Ukraine. But Ukrainians are still shooting down helicopters and planes, making Russian pilots very wary about venturing into Ukrainian airspace.
NPRLeitura de 4 minsCrime & Violence
The Jury Saw Pictures Of Amber Heard's Swollen Face After A Fight With Johnny Depp
Jurors in Johnny Depp's libel trial against his ex-wife, Amber Heard, saw photos of her with red marks and swelling on her face after their final fight before their divorce.
NPRLeitura de 4 minsWorld
North Korea Reports 15 More Suspected COVID-19 Deaths
North Korea has confirmed 15 more deaths and high numbers of fevers as it mobilizes more than a million health and other workers to try to suppress the country's first COVID-19 outbreak.
NPRLeitura de 4 minsInternational Relations
Ukraine's Zelenskyy Defiant As Russia Retreats From Kharkiv
Fresh off his country's Eurovision win, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy vowed to one day host the song contest in the embattled city of Mariupol, as Russian troops retreated from Kharkiv.
NPRLeitura de 3 minsInternational Relations
G7 Warn Of Ukraine Grain Crisis, Ask China Not To Aid Russia
The Group of Seven leading economies warned Saturday that the war in Ukraine is stoking a global food and energy crisis which threatens poor countries.
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Mired In Crises, Lebanese Begin Voting For New Parliament
Lebanese voted for a new parliament Sunday against the backdrop of an economic meltdown that is transforming the country.
NPRLeitura de 3 minsInternational Relations
Russian Neighbor Finland Announces It Wants To Join NATO
A senior NATO official that Russia's military advance in Ukraine appears to be faltering as Russia's neighbor Finland announced it wants to join the Western military alliance.
NPRLeitura de 2 minsCrime & Violence
It's 19 Weeks Into The Year And America Has Already Seen 198 Mass Shootings
The 10 people killed, and an additional three injured, make this weekend's racially motivated attack at a Buffalo, N.Y., supermarket the deadliest mass shooting of the year in the United States. It is also the 198th mass shooting in 2022. With just
NPRLeitura de 2 minsAmerican Government
McConnell Says The Senate Will Pass The Largest Ukraine Aid Package Yet On Wednesday
The GOP leader spoke from Stockholm following a trip to Kyiv. He backed Sweden and Finland joining NATO and pushed back on more isolationist voices in his party.
NPRLeitura de 3 minsCrime & Violence
What We Know So Far About The Buffalo Mass Shooting
10 people are dead after an 18-year-old white man allegedly carried out an attack at a supermarket in a majority Black district.
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