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Trump ‘fine’ after shooting at rally; gunman and at least 1 attendee are dead

Trump ‘fine’ after shooting at rally; gunman and at least 1 attendee are dead

He was showing off a chart of border crossing numbers when bangs started ringing through the crowd
Dr. Ruth Westheimer, America’s diminutive and pioneering sex therapist, dies at 96

Dr. Ruth Westheimer, America’s diminutive and pioneering sex therapist, dies at 96

Her radio success opened new doors, and in 1983 she wrote the first of more than 40 books
Richard Simmons, a fitness guru who mixed laughs and sweat, dies at 76

Richard Simmons, a fitness guru who mixed laughs and sweat, dies at 76

Simmons had revealed a skin diagnosis in March 2024
Race is on to keep a 150-year-old lighthouse from crumbling into the Hudson River

Race is on to keep a 150-year-old lighthouse from crumbling into the Hudson River

Across the United States, there were around 1,500 lighthouses at the beginning of the 20th century
Taiwan steps up alertness after detecting test-firing by China’s missile unit

Taiwan steps up alertness after detecting test-firing by China’s missile unit

China views the democratic island as a breakaway province
Inside the courtroom as case dismissed against Alec Baldwin in fatal shooting

Inside the courtroom as case dismissed against Alec Baldwin in fatal shooting

It was Baldwin’s fifth day in court
Son of Asia’s richest man set to marry in 2024’s most extravagant wedding

Son of Asia’s richest man set to marry in 2024’s most extravagant wedding

Celebrities like Kim Kardashian and John Cena among those seen arriving at Mumbai bash
Fast fashion feeding tons of clothes into Chinese landfills each year

Fast fashion feeding tons of clothes into Chinese landfills each year

World’s largest textile producer and consumer throws away 26 million tons of clothes each year
As possible plague case probed in US, here’s why you should not be concerned

As possible plague case probed in US, here’s why you should not be concerned

US reports about 7 human cases per year, easily treatable with antibiotics if caught early
Pop, chips and bullets? Ammo coming to U.S. vending machines

Pop, chips and bullets? Ammo coming to U.S. vending machines

Machines use an identification scanner and facial recognition software to verify purchaser’s age