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2 killed, 2 hurt including a 2-year-old girl in mass shooting in DC

Jakub Porzycki/NurPhoto via Getty Images (WASHINGTON) — Two people were killed and two others — including a toddler — were injured in a mass shooting in broad daylight in Washington, D.C., authorities said. At about 11:22 a.m. Thursday, three people got out of a car with what authorities believe were rifles and “shot up the block,” Metropolitan Police Department Chief …

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Illinois deputy charged in fatal shooting of woman who reported intruder

Sangamon County Sheriff’s Office (CHICAGO) — An Illinois Sheriff’s deputy has been charged in the shooting death of Sonya Massey, a Springfield woman who called authorities to report a possible intruder. The deputy, Sean Grayson, is facing three counts of first-degree murder, aggravated battery with a firearm and official misconduct, according to a statement from Sangamon County State’s Attorney John …

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Hyundai recalls more than 50,000 vehicles for loss of drive power

John Keeble/Getty Images (NEW YORK) — Hyundai is recalling up to 54,647 vehicles due to loss of drive power from fuel pump failure, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The recall impacts certain 2019-2023 models of Genesis G70, Veloster N, Elantra N, and Kona N, the federal agency said. According to NHTSA, premature wearing of the fuel control …

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Trump rally gunman left message on gaming platform before shooting: Sources

Kyle Mazza/Anadolu via Getty Images (BUTLER, P.A.) — Investigators working to determine a motive behind the attempted assassination of former President Donald Trump found a message posted to the gaming platform Steam that they believe was authored by the suspect, in which he said that “July 13 will be my premiere, watch as it unfolds,” according to three law enforcement …

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Remains found at wastewater station believed to be missing college student Caleb Harris: Police

Corpus Christi Crime Stoppers (CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas) — After a monthslong search, remains found at a wastewater facility in Texas are believed to be missing college student Caleb Harris, according to authorities. City workers conducting maintenance at a wastewater lift station in Corpus Christi, Texas, last month discovered human remains in a well and notified police, the Corpus Christi Police …

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Pentagon leaker Jack Teixeira to face military court-martial, Air Force says

Stefani Reynolds/ Getty Images (WASHINGTON) — Massachusetts Air National Guardsman Jack Teixeira, who pleaded guilty to federal offenses for leaking sensitive information online, will now face a military court-martial, according to the U.S. Air Force. No trial date has been set yet for the military legal proceedings, which will take place at Hanscom Air Force Base in Massachusetts. Teixeira faces …

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Special counsel files notice of appeal in Trump’s classified documents case

Al Drago/Bloomberg via Getty Images (WASHINGTON) — Special counsel Jack Smith on Wednesday filed an official notice of appeal of Judge Aileen Cannon’s order dismissing former President Donald Trump’s classified documents case. Judge Cannon, in a surprising ruling Monday, dismissed the case on the grounds that Smith’s appointment as special counsel was unconstitutional because he was not appointed by the …

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