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Suburban Women, No Longer ‘Soccer Moms,’ Hold Key to Midterms

A caricature of the suburban female voter looms large in American politics. But in battleground regions, many voters don’t fit the stereotype — and perhaps, never did. Credit… Supported by Send any friend a story As a subscriber, you have 10 gift articles to give each month. Anyone can read what you share. By Dana […]

Russia notifies US it will carry out nuclear drills amid 'dirty bomb' allegation

Russia has notified the US that it will engage in nuclear exercises, heightening tensions and questions around its intentions. Such drills are part of Russia’s annual ‘Grom’ strategic nuclear forces exercises, according to the US government. ‘The US was notified, and, as we’ve highlighted before, this is a routine annual exercise by Russia,’ said Air […]

Parolee attending birth of his child shoots and kills two at hospital

A man out of prison on parole in Texas shot and killed two people at a hospital where he was attending the birth of a child, authorities said. Nestor Oswaldo Hernandez was charged with capital murder after he opened fire at Methodist Dallas Medical Center, killing two employees of the hospital. Dallas Police and Dallas […]

Vulnerable and Trapped: A Look at Those Lost in Hurricane Ian

Send any friend a story As a subscriber, you have 10 gift articles to give each month. Anyone can read what you share. By Eliza Fawcett, Mitch Smith, Ava Sasani, Frances Robles and Eden Weingart NAPLES, Fla. — Rose Marie Santangelo had weathered many hurricanes in her decades living near the water outside Naples, Fla. She thought she […]

One dead after massive highway crash involving over 60 vehicles

One person was killed in a massive highway crash involving over 60 vehicles, including 20 semitrailer trucks. The pileup happened Wednesday on Interstate 5 in Oregon, involving cars traveling south from Albany to Eugene. Heavy fog enveloped the area, forcing the Oregon State Police to close the entire southbound route in the area. Traffic was […]

I ran from what I thought was a gunman – it taught me a painful lesson

Some of my fondest memories from my youth include hanging out at the shopping mall with friends after high school. We’d watch movies, eat ice cream, and unwind after busy weeks.  Tysons Corner, one of the largest malls in the District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia area, was a cornerstone of my childhood. It’s where I […]

Last man seen with missing student Kristin Smart convicted in her 1996 death

The last man that was seen with college student Kristin Smart has been convicted in her disappearance and death more than a quarter of a century later. Paul Flores, a fellow student at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, was found guilty of first-degree murder by a jury unanimously on Tuesday. Meanwhile, a separate […]

North Carolina shooter in 'grave condition' as 5 victims identified

The five victims killed by a teenage shooter in North Carolina have all been identified. The 15-year-old shooter in a residential Raleigh neighborhood is still hospitalized and in serious condition. One of his victims was confirmed to be his 16-year-old brother, James Thompson. James, who was previously unidentified, was a junior at Knightdale High School. […]

College wrestlers injured after fighting off grizzly bear attack

Two college wrestling teammates fought off a ‘surprise’ bear attack. Kendell Cummings and Brady Lowry, both students at Northwest College in Powell, Wyoming, were antler hunting near Cody in the Shoshone National Forest on Saturday. Cummings and Lowry are both sophomores and teammates on the Northwest College wrestling team. They went hunting with two more […]

Student killed walking into plane's propeller at airport

A college student was killed after stepping off a small plane and walking into its propeller. Sani Aliyu, 21, of Atlanta, was on a date with a young woman and the couple had flown on a single-engine Cessna to Savannah and back. The propeller plane landed safely at Statesboro-Bulloch County Airport on Sunday night, Bulloch […]