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Georgia Case Against Trump Could Allow Cameras in Courtroom

“We recognize the importance of open courtroom proceedings in the state of Georgia,” a lawyer for the state broadcasters said.

Georgia case against Trump presents wide range of challenges

Putting 19 people on trial at the same time is a difficult assignment for any prosecutor - whether or not one of those defendants is a former president of the United States running to reclaim his old office.

1,300 still missing after Maui fires

Crews continued the search for the more than 1,300 people still missing on Maui. Only four of the 99 confirmed dead had been identified as of Tuesday, with the death toll expected to climb in the coming days. "CBS Evening News" anchor and managing editor Norah O'Donnell reports.

Retired professor charged with stealing rare jewelry from well-heeled acquaintances

A retired political science professor who traveled in Washington’s elite social circles has been charged with stealing tens of thousands of dollars in jewelry from his wealthy acquaintances

Pro-life leaders press GOP candidates to defend abortion limits as state ballot fights loom

Last week's constitutional amendment vote in Ohio is just the start of a wide-ranging plan to obliterate abortion limits in red states, say pro-life advocates, who are urging Republican leaders, starting with the presidential primary candidates, to fight back.

Magoo, 'Up Jumps da Boogie' rapper and Timbaland collaborator, dies at 50

Renowned hip-hop artist Magoo, famous as one-half of the dynamic duo Timbaland & Magoo and recognized for the hit track "Up Jumps da Boogie," has died at 50 years old.

Pennsylvania prosecutor deems fatal shooting of teen justified after confrontation with police

A Pennsylvania prosecutor stated on Tuesday that police officers were justified in fatally shooting a 17-year-old teenager, Darron Shaw, who pointed a gun at them.

Around the world

Wildfire near French seaside resort of Argeles-sur-Mer contained, vacationers begin returning to campsites

After a wildfire scorched 1,235 acres of land near the coastal resort of Argeles-sur-Mer in southern France, travelers are now largely permitted to return to their campsites.

Plan to uproot Christian mosaic in Israel sparks outcry

The Megiddo Mosaic was discovered near the site of Armageddon, where some Christians believe the Second Coming will happen.

Roaring Back From Pandemic, Japan’s Economy Grows at 6% Rate

The rapid expansion came as exports have risen and tourists have flooded the country. But a drop in domestic consumption worried economists.

2 American tourists found sleeping atop Eiffel Tower in Paris

The body in charge of managing the Eiffel Tower said they would file a criminal complaint against the tourists.

New Paraguay president stresses South American country's ties with Taiwan at swearing-in ceremony

President Santiago Pena said Paraguay and Taiwan are "not just allies, but also brothers" when he was sworn in as the South American country's new president on Tuesday.

Tesla faces Chinese heat over Sentry Mode

Tesla is facing mounting pressure from China as national security and privacy become major issues for the country.

North Korea confirms soldier Travis King is in the country

North Korea on Monday acknowledged for the first time that Travis King, the American soldier who ran across the border between North and South Korea, is in the country.


Superconductor Scientist Faces Investigation as a Paper Is Retracted

The University of Rochester will examine the work of Ranga Dias, who was an author of a materials science paper unrelated to his superconductor research that was retracted on Tuesday.

Corporate greed, low unemployment, housing crisis: That's the recipe for hot labor summer

Los Angeles is sitting at the vanguard of two trends: increasingly expensive housing and an increasing amount of cross-union solidarity.

Pornhub’s new owner promotes female exec in bid for mainstream respectability

Longtime Pornhub employee Alexzandra Kekesi is leading a push to bring the company into the mainstream.

Pack these must-have gadgets in your travel bag

When you're traveling, the goal is usually to pack light. Having the right gadgets can make all the difference. Here are a few I've been testing lately that might be perfect for your next trip.

A Pennsylvania study suggests links between fracking and asthma, lymphoma in children

Researchers in heavily drilled Pennsylvania are adding to a body of evidence suggesting links between the natural gas industry and certain health problems

Most Facebook users have days to claim settlement money. Here's how.

Application to collect part of Meta's $725 million settlement is simple, requiring only a few minutes to fill out.

Cyberattack shuts down hospital emergency rooms in 4 states

A cyberattack forced several emergency rooms operated by the health care provider Prospect Medical Holdings to shut down in Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Texas on Thursday. The FBI is investigating.

Sports News

Giants’ Daniel Jones has never looked more dangerous: ‘Totally different place’

Once the Giants finally stopped doing everything possible to screw up Daniel Jones, they made him their $40 million man with the expectation that his best is yet to come.

Cuba is in the Little League World Series for the first time. It'll debut vs Japan on Wednesday

Little League has been hosting its World Series in Williamsport since 1947, yet it will be welcoming a new guest when the tournament starts Wednesday — Cuba

Laura Ricketts leads local group of women to buy Chicago Red Stars: ‘Unprecedented fan growth in women’s soccer globally’

Laura Ricketts, a co-owner of the Chicago Cubs, is leading a diverse group of local women business and civic leaders to purchase the Chicago Red Stars of the National Women’s Soccer League.

Michael Oher demanded $15 million, threatened to 'plant a negative story,' Tuohy family attorney claims

Ex-NFL player Michael Oher allegedly demanded $15 million from the Tuohy family or threatened to "plant" a negative story about them, the family attorney said in a statement Tuesday.

The Matildas and the World Cup Crack Australia’s Code Wars

The World Cup has added a new dimension to a national sporting conversation often dominated by the rivalry between rugby and Australian rules football.

Tuohy family responds to Michael Oher's allegations: "Devastated"

While one person in the Tuohy family said they're "devastated" by Oher's allegations, another says they "get why he's mad.

Astros OF Michael Brantley, working back from shoulder surgery, to begin rehab assignment

Houston Astros outfielder Michael Brantley started a minor league rehab assignment Tuesday with Triple-A Sugar Land as he works his way back from right shoulder surgery last August.

Politics News

Michigan man pleads guilty to assaulting police officer in January 2021 US Capitol attack

A Michigan man has pleaded guilty to assaulting a police officer during the January 2021 attack on the U.S.

Biden shifts rhetoric on Inflation Reduction Act ahead of law's first anniversary

President Biden is hailing the one-year anniversary of his signature Inflation Reduction Act by pitching it as a catalyst for economic growth, rather than his initial claims that it would be a prescription for high prices plaguing consumers.

Republicans say the Jan. 6 congressional committee withheld evidence. Whether it did is complicated

Rep. Barry Loudermilk (R-Ga.), chair of the subcommittee examining the Jan. 6 hearings, told Fox News that the House select committee failed to adequately preserve materials.

Who did the Fulton County D.A. indict along with Trump?

The 98-page Fulton County, Georgia, indictment of former President Donald Trump and 18 others lists 41 counts related to alleged efforts to overturn the 2020 presidential election.

A reporter kept a diary of her plastic use. It was soul-crushing

Plastics are everywhere. As an environment reporter, I make informed choices when shopping, trying to minimize the amount I bring in. Or I thought I was.

Trump indictment underscores election security risk for 2024 

The charges are the first to officially link Trump allies to the theft of voting system software that took place in Georgia and other states in the aftermath of the 2020 election.

In Wisconsin, Biden Attacks a Far-Right Senator but Avoids Trump Talk

As he promoted his economic agenda in Milwaukee, the president took several jabs at Senator Ron Johnson of Wisconsin, in what served as a stand-in for an attack on Donald Trump.