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Xi to attend Biden's climate change summit in first meeting of two leaders

Xi to attend Biden's climate change summit in first meeting of two leaders

12 minutes ago   |   New York Post   |   2 articles

China's President Xi Jinping will attend a U.S.-led climate change summit on Thursday at the invitation of President Joe Biden, in the first meeting between the two leaders...
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AP sources: Biden to pledge halving greenhouse gases by 2030

54 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden will pledge to cut U.S. greenhouse gas emissions at least in half by 2030 as he convenes a virtual climate summit with 40 world leaders...
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Philadelphia business owners breathe sigh of relief after Chauvin guilty verdict

2 hours ago   |   ABC

Cheers reverberated throughout Philadelphia immediately after a jury found former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin guilty of all charges.
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Black clergy across Philadelphia relieved after Chauvin guilty verdict

2 hours ago   |   ABC

Rev. Robert Collier, president of Black Clergy of Philadelphia and Vicinity, was ready for whatever would happen as jurors deliberated in the Derek Chauvin murder trial.
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Last week saw highest ever level of global COVID cases over 7-day period

Last week saw highest ever level of global COVID cases over 7-day period

2 hours ago   |   WGN TV

The pandemic's not over yet. Last week, the World Health Organization reported the highest number of COVID cases in the world in a single week ever, at 5.2 million new...
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Philadelphia-area leaders react to Derek Chauvin guilty verdict: 'This was justice'

2 hours ago   |   ABC   |   3 articles

Officials in the Philadelphia region are reacting to the news that former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin has been found guilty of George Floyd's murder.
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'It was a murder in the full light of day': Biden

'It was a murder in the full light of day': Biden

2 hours ago   |   Arizona Daily Star   |   4 articles

U.S. President Joe Biden on Tuesday said the murder conviction of former Minneapolis policeman Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd was much too rare in a country plagued...
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The Death Penalty Declines As Global Recorded Executions Reach Lowest Level in a Decade

3 hours ago   |   Time

Globally, at least 483 people are known to have been executed in 2020. Shocking as this figure is, it's the lowest number of executions recorded by Amnesty Internationa l in at...
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After COVID-19: China's Role in the World and U.S.-China Relations

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Migrant boys, 7 and 13, rescued from Rio Grande by Border Patrol

3 hours ago   |   ABC

Border Patrol agents pulled two boys, ages 7 and 13, out of the Rio Grande after they say they were abandoned by someone helping them enter the U.S.
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Will Chauvin Trial Change Policing in America?

Will Chauvin Trial Change Policing in America?

Apr.20 - Jason Johnson, Law Enforcement Legal Defense Fund president, discusses his views on the guilty verdict of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin for the death... Read more ...

Columbus police release bodycam footage of officer's fatal shooting of teen girl

Columbus police release bodycam footage of officer's fatal shooting of teen girl

Columbus police on Tuesday night released bodycam footage showing an officer's fatal shooting of a 15-year-old girl earlier in the day. The truncated video begins at the moment... Read more ...

Arrieta pitches Cubs to 3-1 win over Mets on cool night

Arrieta pitches Cubs to 3-1 win over Mets on cool night

CHICAGO - Jake Arrieta pitched five effective innings, Craig Kimbrel escaped a jam in the ninth and the Chicago Cubs beat the New York Mets 3-1 on Tuesday. Read more ...

Here's why it's rare for police officers to be convicted of murder

Here's why it's rare for police officers to be convicted of murder

Experts point to several factors they say make it rare for police officers to receive murder convictions, from powerful police unions to reluctant jurors. Read more ...

Minneapolis community celebrates Derek Chauvin conviction

Minneapolis community celebrates Derek Chauvin conviction

The Rev. Jesse Jackson joined hundreds of people in Minneapolis on Tuesday night celebrating the conviction of Derek Chauvin for the killing of George Floyd. The civil rights... Read more ...

Raiders receive backlash for 'I can breathe' tweet; owner Mark Davis says...

Raiders receive backlash for 'I can breathe' tweet; owner Mark Davis says team won't delete post

The Raiders received considerable backlash for the wording of the post. Read more ...

Body of woman found off trail in Volusia County, deputies say

Body of woman found off trail in Volusia County, deputies say

Authorities are investigating after the body of a woman was found off a trail in Osteen on Tuesday. Read more ...

Bogaerts' 3-run HR, Rodríguez lift BoSox over Blue Jays 4-2

Bogaerts' 3-run HR, Rodríguez lift BoSox over Blue Jays 4-2

BOSTON - Xander Bogaerts hit a three-run home run to back Eduardo Rodríguez in his first start at Fenway Park since 2019, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-2... Read more ...

Des Moines lawyer reflects on guilty verdict in Derek Chauvin trial

Des Moines lawyer reflects on guilty verdict in Derek Chauvin trial

A jury found former Minnesota police Officer Deric Chauvin guilty Tuesday on all counts in connection with the death of George Floyd. Read more ...

Las Vegas Raiders receive backlash for tweet on Chauvin verdict

Las Vegas Raiders receive backlash for tweet on Chauvin verdict

LAS VEGAS - The Las Vegas Raiders received immediate backlash for a tweet the organization posted following the Derek Chauvin verdict. The former Minneapolis police officer was... Read more ...