Texas gunman was able to enter school unimpeded before killing 21

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UVALDE, Texas (Reuters) -The gunman in the Texas elementary school massacre barged unchallenged through an unlocked door, then killed 19…

U.S. agency asks Tesla for information on Canadian fire incident

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said on Thursday it has asked Tesla Inc for information about…

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EY evaluating strategic options to improve audit quality

(Reuters) - Ernst & Young is evaluating options to improve their audit quality, Chief Executive Carmine Di Sibio said on…

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Gap slashes forecast as inflation rips demand, Old Navy stumbles

(Reuters) - Gap Inc slashed its annual results forecast on Thursday, sending shares 13% lower after hours as the clothing…

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Russian forces edge closer to encircling Ukraine troops in east

KYIV/SVITLODARSK, Ukraine (Reuters) - Advancing Russian forces came closer to surrounding Ukrainian troops in the east, briefly seizing positions on…

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Cancer treatments may benefit from lessons of pandemic set-backs -AstraZeneca executive

DAVOS, Switzerland (Reuters) - Although cancer screening and diagnosis was hit by the coronavirus pandemic, resulting advances in medical technology…

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Walmart, CVS to halt filling prescriptions for controlled substances by Cerebral, Done

(Reuters) -Walmart Inc and CVS Health Corp said on Wednesday they would stop filling prescriptions for controlled substances issued by…

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Breakthrough infections may be less contagious; vaccine protection wanes faster in cancer patients

(Reuters) - The following is a summary of some recent studies on COVID-19. They include research that warrants further study…

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The next U.S. abortion battle is over pills, and it’s already begun

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court has not yet released its decision that looks set to dramatically scale back…

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Soccer-Liverpool’s Mane to give ‘special’ answer after CL final

(Reuters) - Liverpool forward Sadio Mane will reveal his future plans only after Saturday's Champions League final against Real Madrid,…

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U.S. confirms 9 monkeypox cases in 7 states

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States on Thursday said it had identified nine monkeypox cases in seven states, some in…

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America’s biggest gun lobby to hold major gathering in shadow of mass shootings

HOUSTON (Reuters) - America's biggest gun lobby, the National Rifle Association, pressed ahead with preparations for its annual gathering starting…

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Chevron, union sign tentative pact to end California refinery strike

HOUSTON (Reuters) - The United Steelworkers union (USW) on Thursday afternoon signed a tentative agreement to end a nine-week-old strike…

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Wisconsin election official quits, citing Republican criticism over 2020

(Reuters) - An election official in Wisconsin has resigned, saying he lost the backing of fellow Republicans because of his…

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Brazil’s Lula increases lead over Bolsonaro, has 48% voter support for Oct election -poll

(Reuters) -Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has increased his polling lead over incumbent Jair Bolsonaro ahead of…

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California drought could nearly halve hydropower output, boost electricity prices

(Reuters) - The extended drought in California could lead to hydropower producing 8% of California's electricity generation compared with 15%…

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U.S. will not prosecute ex-FBI agents who botched probe of USA Gymnastics doctor Nassar

WASHINGTON (Reuters) -The U.S. Justice Department said on Thursday it will stand by its prior decision not to file criminal…

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Texas school shooting swells ranks of traumatized teachers

(Reuters) - After a teenage gunman killed two of her high school students and wounded four others in her Florida…

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Depeche Mode keyboard player Andrew Fletcher dies aged 60

LONDON (Reuters) - Andrew Fletcher, the keyboard player and founder member of British electronic pioneers Depeche Mode has died, the…

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Factbox-Americans favor changing gun laws, even if Congress may not act: Reuters/Ipsos poll

(Reuters) - The massacre at a Uvalde, Texas, elementary school that killed 19 children and two teachers this week has…

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New Zealand leader says to discuss contested Indo-Pacific with Biden on Tuesday

WASHINGTON (Reuters) -New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said she will meet with U.S. President Joe Biden at the White…

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U.S. FDA expands collaboration with Danone to boost baby formula supply

(Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Thursday it has expanded its collaboration with Danone's Nutricia business…

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Toronto police kill man carrying gun near schools

TORONTO (Reuters) -Toronto police shot and killed a man who was walking down a street carrying a gun in a…

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Ukraine’s Zelenskiy complains about EU divisions over new Russia sanctions

(Reuters) - Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy on Thursday complained about divisions inside the European Union over more sanctions against Russia…

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Two senior U.S. officials visited Saudi Arabia for talks this week

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two senior U.S. officials visited Saudi Arabia this week for talks that included global energy supplies, Iran…

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China, Russia veto U.S. push for more U.N. sanctions on North Korea

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) -China and Russia vetoed on Thursday a U.S.-led push to impose more United Nations sanctions on North…

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Husband of teacher killed in Texas school dies in wake of massacre

(Reuters) - The husband of a fourth grade teacher killed in this week's mass shooting at a Texas elementary school…

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U.S. says it is not inviting Venezuelan, Nicaraguan governments to Americas summit

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Biden administration has not invited the governments of Venezuela and Nicaragua to the U.S.-hosted Summit of…

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For students today, school shootings are ‘reality’

By COLLIN BINKLEY, ANNIE MA and JOCELYN GECKER Associated Press A day after the school massacre in Texas, Ohio teacher…

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Police: Video captures man shooting 4 walking to prom party

Four people were shot Wednesday night as they walked to a prom party in the Mantua neighborhood, according to Philadelphia…

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China strategy is about rules-based order, not ‘new Cold War,’ Blinken says

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States will not block China from growing its economy, but wants it to adhere to…

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Xóchitl Gómez talks role in ‘Dr. Strange’ and representing Latinos in the Marvel Cinematic Universe

By Aljandro Pino, MWN Xóchitl Gómez has become a big bet for inclusion in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. A teenage…

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Philadelphia Latino Film Festival showcases innovative work of Latinx filmmakers

Though stuck behind the digital walls of the virtual realm for its valued 10th anniversary in 2021, the annual Philadelphia…

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Gunfire at schools across America at a record high

By Tim Reid On Tuesday three students were shot and wounded outside an elementary school in Washington D.C. A day…

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Chipmaker Broadcom to buy VMware in $61 billion deal

(Reuters) - Broadcom Inc said on Thursday it will acquire cloud computing company VMware Inc in a $61 billion cash-and…

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Australia wins U.S. approval to buy rocket launchers

WASHINGTON (Reuters) -The U.S. State Department has approved the sale of mobile rocket launchers to Australia, as the country seeks…

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