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GOP-led Tennessee Senate expels Democrat convicted of fraud

GOP-led Tennessee Senate expels Democrat convicted of fraud

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Republican-led Tennessee Senate voted Wednesday to remove Democratic Sen.
Biden sending more troops to Europe amid Ukraine tension

Biden sending more troops to Europe amid Ukraine tension

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden is sending about 2,000 U.S.
Jury: No defamation from Roy Moore or woman who accused him

Jury: No defamation from Roy Moore or woman who accused him

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A jury found Wednesday that no defamation occurred in dueling lawsuits between former U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore and the woman who accused him of molesting her when she was 14.

Turkey: 12 migrants freeze to death after alleged pushback

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The bodies of 12 migrants who froze to death were found near Turkey's border with Greece, the Turkish interior minister said Wednesday, accusing Greek border guards of pushing them back over the frontier.

Militia kills at least 60 people at shelter in Congo

KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Militiamen attacked a camp for people fleeing violence in Congo’s eastern Ituri province overnight, killing at least 60 people staying at the shelter, local officials said Wednesday.
Former UCLA lecturer threatened to 'hunt' female professor

Former UCLA lecturer threatened to 'hunt' female professor

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A former lecturer at the University of California, Los Angeles who was arrested Tuesday after police say he emailed an 800-page document and posted videos threatening violence against the school had previously sent messages saying

Guinea-Bissau president: 'Attack on democracy' thwarted

BISSAU, Guinea-Bissau (AP) — Assailants armed with machine guns and AK-47s attacked Guinea-Bissau's government palace for hours Tuesday while the president and prime minister were inside, but the coup attempt that ultimately failed, the president ann
Pfizer asks FDA to allow COVID-19 vaccine for kids under 5

Pfizer asks FDA to allow COVID-19 vaccine for kids under 5

WASHINGTON (AP) — Pfizer on Tuesday asked the U.S. to authorize extra-low doses of its COVID-19 vaccine for children under 5, potentially opening the way for the very youngest Americans to start receiving shots as early as March.

Sen. Luján suffers stroke, expected to make 'full recovery'

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Sen. Ben Ray Luján of New Mexico is expected to make a full recovery after suffering a stroke and being hospitalized last week, when he began to experience dizziness and fatigue, according to his chief of staff.

Police: 2 students shot, 1 fatally, outside Minnesota school

RICHFIELD, Minn. (AP) — Two students were shot, one fatally, outside a suburban Minneapolis school on Tuesday, police said. Richfield Police Chief Jay Henthorne said the students were shot about 12:07 p.m. outside South Education Center.