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4 suspects in the assassination of Haiti’s president were transferred to U.S. custody
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4 suspects in the assassination of Haiti’s president were transferred to U.S. custody

Enlarge this image Suspects in the assassination of Haiti’s President Jovenel Moise, among them Haitian-American citizens James Solages, left, and Joseph Vincent, second left, are shown in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, in July 2021. U.S. officials say four key suspects have been…

Exxon announced record earnings. It’s bound to renew scrutiny of Big Oil
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Exxon announced record earnings. It’s bound to renew scrutiny of Big Oil

Enlarge this image Gas prices are displayed at a Mobil gas station in Los Angeles on Oct. 28, 2022. ExxonMobil posted record earnings in 2022, benefitting from a surge in oil prices. Mario Tama/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Mario…

Prosecutors file charges against Alec Baldwin in fatal shooting on movie set
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Prosecutors file charges against Alec Baldwin in fatal shooting on movie set

Enlarge this image Alec Baldwin attends a news conference at United Nations headquarters on Sept. 21, 2015. The actor has been charged with involuntary manslaughter in the fatal shooting of a cinematographer on a New Mexico movie set in 2021….

Pope Francis performs a high-wire act as he courts followers in Africa
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Pope Francis performs a high-wire act as he courts followers in Africa

Enlarge this image Pope Francis waves as he arrives at the N’djili International Airport in Kinshasa. Alexis Huguet/AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Alexis Huguet/AFP via Getty Images Pope Francis waves as he arrives at the N’djili International…

AI can lead to employment discrimination. What to do about it is up for debate
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AI can lead to employment discrimination. What to do about it is up for debate

Enlarge this image The EEOC is turning its attention to the use of AI and other advanced technologies in hiring. Carol Yepes/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Carol Yepes/Getty Images The EEOC is turning its attention to the use of…

A mysterious flying spiral above Hawaiian night sky likely caused by SpaceX launch
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A mysterious flying spiral above Hawaiian night sky likely caused by SpaceX launch

Credit: NAOJ & Asahi Shimbun via Storyful A Japanese telescope captured images and video of a flying blue whirlpool shape over Hawaii on Jan. 18. “The Subaru-Asahi Star Camera captured a mysterious flying spiral over Maunakea, Hawaii” which “seems to…

A tiny radioactive capsule was lost on a 700-mile stretch of highway in Australia
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A tiny radioactive capsule was lost on a 700-mile stretch of highway in Australia

Enlarge this image In this photo provided by the Department of Fire and Emergency Services, its members search for a radioactive capsule believed to have fallen off a truck being transported on a freight route on the outskirts of Perth,…

Police statements tell the first version of an incident. Then video footage comes out
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Police statements tell the first version of an incident. Then video footage comes out

Enlarge this image A memorial is displayed for Tyre Nichols at the Embrace statue in Boston, Massachusetts, on January 28, 2023. Joseph Prezioso/AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Joseph Prezioso/AFP via Getty Images A memorial is displayed for…

Bob Born, the ‘Father of Peeps’ and Hot Tamale candies, has died
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Bob Born, the ‘Father of Peeps’ and Hot Tamale candies, has died

Enlarge this image This photo provided by Just Born shows Ira “Bob” Born. Born, a candy company executive known as the “Father of Peeps” for mechanizing the process to make the marshmallow chicks, died Sunday. He was 98. Just Born…

Nursing home owners drained cash while residents deteriorated, state filings suggest
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Nursing home owners drained cash while residents deteriorated, state filings suggest

Enlarge this image New York state records show nearly half the state’s 600-plus nursing homes hired real estate, management and staffing companies run or controlled by their owners, frequently paying them well above the cost of services. Meanwhile, in the…