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UK stops some flights from Africa over COVID variant worries

The travel restrictions go into effect at noon Friday and are a precautionary…

Russian reports now say 52 dead in Siberian coal mine fire

Russian news agencies say a fire at a Siberian coal mine has killed…

Afghan girl from famous National Geographic cover photo is evacuated to Italy

National Geographic magazine’s famed green-eyed “Afghan Girl” has arrived in Italy as part…

Montgomery, Ala., faces state fine, lawsuit for dropping Confederate street name

The state attorney general says the city must pay a fine or face…

After six years, Cape Cabaret hits all the right notes

Jole Notes is ready to celebrate six years as Cape Cabaret’s owner with…

Restoring Mexico’s mangroves can shield shores, store carbon

Scientists and community groups increasingly recognize the need to protect and bring back…

Gabon is last bastion of endangered African forest elephants

The dense forests of sparsely populated Gabon in the Congo River Basin remain…

Captiva restaurateur fears boats at the beach may become sea-faring food trucks

Lee County commissioners will consider adapting state rules ending local regulation of food…

US abortions may be inching up after decades of decline

U.S. abortions appear to be inching up after a long decline, though officials…

What’s on the Thanksgiving table in a hotter, drier world?

Climate change has officially arrived at our Thanksgiving tables. The consequences of a…

Appeals court revives harassment case against Wynn Resorts

Nine unnamed women who allege they were sexually harassed by former Wynn Resorts…

Justice Dept. to prioritize prosecuting violence on flights

The FAA said earlier this month that it had launched 950 investigations into…

Migrant boat capsizes in English Channel; at least 31 dead

At least 31 migrants bound for Britain died Wednesday when their boat sank…

Houston highway project sparks debate over racial equity

A $9 billion highway widening project being proposed in the Houston area could…

Indiana lawmakers delay bill restricting COVID-19 mandates

Indiana’s governor announced Wednesday he would extend the state’s public health emergency for…

Jury finds 3 white men guilty of murder in the fatal shooting of Ahmaud Arbery

Jurors found Travis and Greg McMichael and William Bryan guilty of murder in…

Former interim City Manager Dana Souza topped the list of Naples highest paid

Three dozen city officials made at least $100,000 per year with the highest…

Lee County Sheriff’s Office seeking information in Lehigh Acres shooting that injured four

Anyone with information of what led to a Lehigh Acres shooting or those responsible,…

Trump meets Kyle Rittenhouse at Mar-a-Lago: ‘Really a nice young man’

Rittenhouse journeyed to Palm Beach, Florida, to meet with Trump, who called the…

Beyond Manchin: Dems’ $2T bill faces Senate gauntlet

In the Senate, painful Republican amendments, restrictive rules and Joe Manchin lurk.       …

China’s top movie ever is war epic about US defeat

When it comes to box office smash hits, China’s Communist Party has nailed…

US GDP slowed sharply in Q3 but big rebound expected in Q4

The increase in the gross domestic product, the economy’s total output of goods…

T-Mobile to pay $20M after outage led to failed 911 calls

The wireless carrier agreed to pay $19.5 million in a settlement with the…

White House: No apparent disruption from vaccine mandate

The vaccine mandate for federal workers seems to be working, with no apparent…

Fox News’ Tucker Carlson praises Kyle Rittenhouse as a ‘sweet kid’

Carlson and Rittenhouse established a friendly rapport throughout the conversation, even sharing moments…

NASA launches asteroid defense system test

The Double Asteroid Redirection Test launches Nov. 23 aboard a SpaceX rocket from California…

‘Mama, are you OK?’ In Waukesha, minutes of terror recounted

After the chaos had calmed, authorities said six people were killed and over 60…

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