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Afghanistan: Inside a secret school for girls
Afghanistan: Inside a secret school for girls

The classes are a small act of defiance after the Taliban banned most teenage girls from education.

N. Korea reports another jump in suspected COVID-19 cases
  • World
  • 2022-05-17 23:49:04Z

North Korea on Wednesday reported 232,880 new cases of fever and another six deaths as leader Kim Jong Un accused officials of "immaturity" and "slackness...

Election 2022: Satana Deberry takes early lead in race for Durham County DA
Election 2022: Satana Deberry takes early lead in race for Durham County DA
  • US
  • 2022-05-17 23:44:49Z

Satana Deberry faces one challenger as she vies for her second-term as Durham County district attorney.

U.S. business groups criticize Biden
U.S. business groups criticize Biden's Taiwan arms sales policy

U.S. business groups on Tuesday criticized the Biden administration's Taiwan arms sales policy, arguing in a public letter that it was too restrictive and...

Dallas police officer held on second child sex assault arrest warrant, department says
Dallas police officer held on second child sex assault arrest warrant, department says
  • US
  • 2022-05-17 23:43:28Z

Tyrone Williams has been employed by the department since March 2009.

Suspect in Taiwanese church shooting charged with murder, tried to
Suspect in Taiwanese church shooting charged with murder, tried to 'execute' as many as possible
  • US
  • 2022-05-17 23:42:51Z

David Chou, 68, of Las Vegas, was formally charged with first-degree murder, attempted murder and possessing destructive devices, prosecutors say.

9-year-old Brooklyn girl cried 'Mommy, help me,' as she died after hours of beatings and abuse: prosecutors
  • US
  • 2022-05-17 23:39:00Z

"Mommy, help me," 9-year-old Shalom Guifarro begged as she lay dying in her family's Brooklyn apartment, after enduring hours of abuse - allegedly at the...

Nate Monroe: Jacksonville
Nate Monroe: Jacksonville's secret police and an $87,401 invoice for public records
  • US
  • 2022-05-17 23:38:30Z

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office handling of a recent public records request from a local report shows how deep the rot goes in the agency.

Climate change swells odds of record India, Pakistan heatwaves
Climate change swells odds of record India, Pakistan heatwaves

A UK study says record-breaking temperatures in NW India and Pakistan are now 100 times more likely.

Investors in Top Shelf International Holdings (ASX:TSI) have unfortunately lost 32% over the last year
Investors in Top Shelf International Holdings (ASX:TSI) have unfortunately lost 32% over the last year

Passive investing in an index fund is a good way to ensure your own returns roughly match the overall market. While...

Jury finds Montoya guilty of first-degree murder in JB White's death
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  • 2022-05-17 23:35:00Z

May 17-A Santa Fe jury has convicted Estevan Montoya of first-degree murder in the 2020 shooting death of noted high school athlete Fedonta "JB" White...

Garden City vehicle theft, pursuit ends in arrest
  • US
  • 2022-05-17 23:34:00Z

May 17-GARDEN CITY - A South St. Paul man was arrested after reportedly fleeing from sheriff's deputies in a stolen vehicle Tuesday in Blue Earth County...

Honetschlager files for Nicollet County sheriff
  • US
  • 2022-05-17 23:34:00Z

May 17-ST. PETER - Mankato police officer Chad Honetschlager filed his candidacy for Nicollet County sheriff. Sheriff Dave Lange also filed Tuesday, the...

Mankato man faces stalking charges
  • US
  • 2022-05-17 23:34:00Z

May 17-MANKATO - A Mankato man is accused of stalking a woman and making violent threats, according to charges. Rico Lee Ayler, 36, faces one felony for...

Californian court declares law requiring women on boards unconstitutional
Californian court declares law requiring women on boards unconstitutional

The court said the law, which forced boards to have up to three women directors, was discriminatory.

China, US Are Racing to Make Billions From Mining the Moon
China, US Are Racing to Make Billions From Mining the Moon's Minerals

(Bloomberg) -- "There's going to be a new world order out there, and we've got to lead it," US President Joe Biden said after Russia's war in Ukraine upended...

Grubhub
Grubhub's free lunch offer in NYC crashed its website and app

The delivery platform and restaurants struggled to keep up with thousands of orders.

First Mover Asia: USDC Hasn
First Mover Asia: USDC Hasn't 'Flippened' USDT, but Trader Preferences Are Changing; Cryptos Rise Despite Bearishness

A Glassnode analyst suggests that the collapse of the UST token has triggered a change in investors' stablecoin preferences; cryptos tick higher in Tuesday...

Tesla to host second artificial intelligence day in August
Tesla to host second artificial intelligence day in August
  • US
  • 2022-05-17 23:25:06Z

"The purpose of AI Day is to convince great AI/software/chip talent to join Tesla," the billionaire said in a tweet. The use of AI in self-driven cars has...

At the first UFO hearing in 50 years, the Pentagon says unexplained reports are way up
At the first UFO hearing in 50 years, the Pentagon says unexplained reports are way up

An unusual hearing in Congress posed unusual questions to government officials Tuesday, marking the first congressional hearing on UFOs - now called UAPs or ...

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Here's What Trajan Group Holdings Limited's (ASX:TRJ) Shareholder Ownership Structure Looks Like

Every investor in Trajan Group Holdings Limited ( ASX:TRJ ) should be aware of the most powerful shareholder groups...

Fact check: Bibles are allowed in schools and prisons
Fact check: Bibles are allowed in schools and prisons

Religious freedom experts told USA TODAY Bibles are allowed in both schools and prisons.

Powell says Fed will keep hiking interest rates until it curtails inflation
Powell says Fed will keep hiking interest rates until it curtails inflation

Fed Chair Jerome Powell says officials will hike rates until it curbs inflation. He says Fed needs to see inflation slow in "clear and convincing way"

Proposed $9.8B Oklahoma state budget includes direct $75 rebates, state worker pay raises
Proposed $9.8B Oklahoma state budget includes direct $75 rebates, state worker pay raises

Oklahoma lawmakers are expected to give final passage this week to the $9.8 billion proposed state budget for the upcoming fiscal year.

Search ends for woman who fell from cruise ship in Alaska
  • US
  • 2022-05-17 23:20:27Z

The U.S. Coast Guard has suspended the search for a 40-year-old woman who fell overboard off a cruise ship in Alaska's Inside Passage. The Coast Guard ended...

2 teens face robbery charges after shot fired near Frederick
  • US
  • 2022-05-17 23:20:00Z

May 17-Two 15-year-olds are facing criminal charges after police say they were involved in an armed robbery outside Frederick while trying to take a girl's...

Ratepayer advocates seek protections in offshore wind case
Ratepayer advocates seek protections in offshore wind case

State regulators considering whether to approve Dominion Energy Virginia's plans for a nearly $10 billion offshore wind farm should implement protections to ...

Juvenile accused of online threat
  • US
  • 2022-05-17 23:17:00Z

May 17-HIGH POINT - An online video threatening mass violence brought federal and local law enforcement officers to a High Point a juvenile's home Monday...

Student arrested after gun seen at school
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  • 2022-05-17 23:17:00Z

May 17-HIGH POINT - A teenager was arrested Monday and accused of taking a gun onto the campus of High Point Central High School. About noon, a school...

Apple Executive Who Left Over Return-to-Office Policy Joins Google AI Unit
Apple Executive Who Left Over Return-to-Office Policy Joins Google AI Unit

(Bloomberg) -- An Apple Inc. executive who left over the company's stringent return-to-office policy is joining Alphabet Inc.'s DeepMind unit, according to...

NYC enters 'high' COVID-19 alert status

NEW YORK - Mayor Eric Adams upgraded New York City's COVID-19 alert status to high on Tuesday due to a surge in people testing positive and being...

UN envoy: Talks on now to extend Yemen
UN envoy: Talks on now to extend Yemen's 2-month cease-fire
  • World
  • 2022-05-17 23:13:34Z

With just two weeks left in a two-month cease-fire in Yemen, the U.N. envoy to the war-torn country said Tuesday that talks with the government and Houthi...

Black Lives Matter Nonprofit Group Has $42 Million In Assets
Black Lives Matter Nonprofit Group Has $42 Million In Assets

The nonprofit Black Lives Matter foundation that has been under scrutiny over its finances in recent months has finally prepared a federal tax filing...

Pittsburgh Police express struggles of limited capacities for juvenile criminals
  • US
  • 2022-05-17 23:10:33Z

There is still no arrest in that Easter Sunday morning shooting on the Northside that left two teenagers dead.

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carsales.com Ltd's (ASX:CAR) Fundamentals Look Pretty Strong: Could The Market Be Wrong About The Stock?

With its stock down 8.3% over the past three months, it is easy to disregard carsales.com (ASX:CAR). But if you pay...

How Gen Z is hooked on cryptocurrency and NFTs
How Gen Z is hooked on cryptocurrency and NFTs

A growing number of young people are getting into crypto trading - despite the risks.

Self-driving startup Wayve taps Microsoft for
Self-driving startup Wayve taps Microsoft for 'supercomputer muscle'

British startup Wayve said on Wednesday it will use supercomputer infrastructure designed for the firm by its investor Microsoft to process vast amounts of...

Two accused of brutally killing service dog
  • US
  • 2022-05-17 23:04:00Z

May 17-BRISTOL - Two Bristol men are accused of killing a boy's service dog by hanging it from a tree and stabbing it multiple times. Uriah Kling and Tyler...

McAlester woman sentenced to federal prison
  • US
  • 2022-05-17 23:04:00Z

May 17-A McAlester woman was sentenced to federal prison for her role in a multi-state methamphetamine ring. Amber Nicole Woodmore, 31, was indicted along...

Legl, a SaaS for law firm workflows, tops up with $18M
Legl, a SaaS for law firm workflows, tops up with $18M

While valuations of public software-as-a-service businesses have been taking a hammering of late as investors cool on the sector amid a wider, post-pandemic ...

Gaston County Schools names top teacher, principal of the year
Gaston County Schools names top teacher, principal of the year

Gaston County Schools names employees of the year at the Gaston Country Club.

Draft report finds Noem
Draft report finds Noem's daughter got special treatment

South Dakota lawmakers on Wednesday will consider a legislative report that finds Gov. Kristi Noem's daughter received preferential treatment while she was...

Korvest Ltd (ASX:KOV) Stock Has Shown Weakness Lately But Financials Look Strong: Should Prospective Shareholders Make The Leap?
Korvest Ltd (ASX:KOV) Stock Has Shown Weakness Lately But Financials Look Strong: Should Prospective Shareholders Make The Leap?

With its stock down 7.0% over the past three months, it is easy to disregard Korvest (ASX:KOV). However, a closer look...

Three teens injured in Des Moines shooting at Martin Luther King Jr. Park, police say
  • US
  • 2022-05-17 22:56:16Z

Police believe gunfire broke out during a "large fight" between two groups at Martin Luther King Jr. Park

Man arrested for allegedly trying to sexually batter employee at behavioral health facility
Man arrested for allegedly trying to sexually batter employee at behavioral health facility
  • US
  • 2022-05-17 22:55:06Z

A man is in custody after an employee at a behavioral health facility said he assaulted her as she tried to process him.

Records: Suspect accused of sexually assaulting blind woman he met on dating app
Records: Suspect accused of sexually assaulting blind woman he met on dating app
  • US
  • 2022-05-17 22:53:32Z

A man in Phoenix was arrested after sexually assaulting a blind woman he met on a dating app, records say.

US Stock Rally May Spur Asia; Bonds Drop on Powell: Markets Wrap
US Stock Rally May Spur Asia; Bonds Drop on Powell: Markets Wrap

(Bloomberg) -- Asian stocks may get a boost Wednesday from a US rally and speculation that China will loosen a crackdown on technology firms. Treasuries slid...

Police: 'Person of interest' sought in Concord double murder
  • US
  • 2022-05-17 22:51:00Z

May 17-Authorities have released a composite sketch of a man they're calling a "person of interest" in the murders of a Concord couple last month, though...

Man arrested for firing gun at Nashua houses
  • US
  • 2022-05-17 22:51:00Z

May 17-A 35-year-old Nashua man who was out on bail for a domestic violence offense earlier this year has been arrested on numerous felony charges, including...

'It's not the Ritz-Carlton:' Cobb jail officials defend conditions rapper Young Thug being held in
  • US
  • 2022-05-17 22:49:09Z

The rapper is one of about seven inmates who are being held in isolation.

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