California, NYC to require employees to get COVID-19 vaccine
California, NYC to require employees to get COVID-19 vaccine

California and New York City have announced that they will require all government employees to get the coronavirus vaccine or face weekly COVID-19 testing

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The Latest: Germany considers restrictions for unvaccinated
The Latest: Germany considers restrictions for unvaccinated

German politicians are deeply divided over a warning by Chancellor Angela Merkel’s chief of staff that restrictions for unvaccinated people may be necessary if COVID-19 infection numbers reach new heights in the coming months

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Prosecutors air more claims in R. Kelly case; 1 involves boy
Prosecutors air more claims in R. Kelly case; 1 involves boy

Federal prosecutors in R. Kelly’s sex trafficking case say he had sexual contact with an underage boy in addition to girls, and the government wants jurors in his upcoming sex trafficking trial to hear those claims

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Cuomo questions neutrality of AG investigators
Cuomo questions neutrality of AG investigators

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has projected confidence that he’ll ultimately be exonerated of allegations of sexual harassment

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The Latest: Virus on rise in eastern Chinese city of Nanjing
The Latest: Virus on rise in eastern Chinese city of Nanjing

New coronavirus cases continue to grow in the major eastern Chinese city of Nanjing, with another 38 reported on Monday, bringing the total to more than 60 over recent days

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The Latest: Missouri AG sues to overturn St. Louis mask rule
The Latest: Missouri AG sues to overturn St. Louis mask rule

Missouri's attorney general has filed suit seeking to halt a mask mandate that took effect Monday in the St. Louis area amid a rise in COVD-19 cases burdening a growing number of hospitals in the state

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‘Spencer,’ ‘The Last Duel' set for Venice Film Festival
‘Spencer,’ ‘The Last Duel' set for Venice Film Festival

The Venice Film Festival has unveiled a starry lineup of world premieres for September including Pablo Larrain’s “Spencer,” starring Kristen Stewart as Princess Diana and Ridley Scott’s medieval drama “The Last Duel,” featuring Matt Damon, Ben Affleck and Adam Driver

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Sparked by pandemic fallout, homeschooling surges across US
Sparked by pandemic fallout, homeschooling surges across US

Some U.S. parents say they're planning to continue to homeschool their children, even as schools resume in-person classes

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The Latest: Australia's 2nd city reopens after 5th lockdown
The Latest: Australia's 2nd city reopens after 5th lockdown

Australia’s second-most populous city is ending its fifth pandemic lockdown Tuesday as the Victoria state government declares it has beaten an outbreak of the coronavirus delta variant for a second time

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R. Kelly lawyers: We'll fight bid to add claims to trial
R. Kelly lawyers: We'll fight bid to add claims to trial

R. Kelly’s lawyers say they'll fight prosecutors’ bid to tell jurors about allegations beyond the actual charges at his upcoming federal sex trafficking trial

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As drought cuts hay crop, cattle ranchers face culling herds
As drought cuts hay crop, cattle ranchers face culling herds

As the drought worsens across the West, cattle ranchers are among those feeling the pain

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75-year-old hit with Taser says officer put knee on his neck
75-year-old hit with Taser says officer put knee on his neck

A 75-year-old man who suffered a cascade of health problems after a Colorado police officer used a Taser on him without warning has filed a federal lawsuit accusing the officer of also putting a knee on his neck

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California, NYC to workers: Get vaccine or face weekly tests
California, NYC to workers: Get vaccine or face weekly tests

California and New York City have announced that they will require all government employees to get the coronavirus vaccine or face weekly COVID-19 testing

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