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College Board unveils official framework for new AP African American studies course

Nicole Chavez, CNN February 1, 2023

CNN— The College Board released Wednesday the official framework of a new Advanced Placement course on African American Studies that Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis earlier denounced for imposing a “political...

US President Joe Biden discusses funding for the Hudson Tunnel Project at the West Side Rail Yard on January 31, 2023 in New York City, USA. (Photo by John Lamparski/NurPhoto via AP)

FBI searching another Biden home in Delaware

CNN— The FBI is conducting a search of President Joe Biden’s home in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, on Wednesday as a special counsel investigation into his handling of classified material begins in earnest. “Today,...

Priscilla Presley is contesting validity of Lisa Marie Presley’s will

Chloe Melas, CNN January 30, 2023

CNN— Priscilla Presley is challenging the validity of her late daughter Lisa Marie Presley’s will. In a court filing obtained by CNN, attorneys for Priscilla Presley filed a petition disputing...

The Biden administration is strengthening the Affordable Care Acts contraceptive mandate.
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First on CNN: Biden administration to strengthen Obamacare contraceptive mandate in proposed rule

Tami Luhby and Jacqueline Howard January 30, 2023

CNN— The Biden administration wants to make it easier for women to access birth control at no cost under the Affordable Care Act, reversing Trump-era rules that weakened the law’s contraceptive...

Russia’s deputy foreign minister says talks with Ukraine are “pointless” after US agreed to send tanks

Josh Pennington and Jake Kwon, CNN January 30, 2023

CNN— The decision by the United States and NATO allies to send tanks to Ukraine has made it "pointless" for Moscow to engage in any talks with Kyiv, Russia's deputy foreign minister Sergei Ryabkov told...

Three people were killed and at least four others were injured in a shooting overnight in Los Angeles, according to a spokesperson with the Los Angeles Fire Department.
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3 killed and at least 4 wounded in overnight shooting in Los Angeles

Andi Babineau and Jay Croft, CNN January 28, 2023

CNN— Three people were killed and at least four injured in a shooting in Los Angeles, the city’s fire department said Saturday, California’s fourth mass shooting in a week. The Los Angeles Fire...

Colinford Mattis in a photograph taken by U.S. authorities following his arrest in New York on May 30, 2020.
(U.S. Attorneys Office for the Eastern District of New York/Reuters)

Second lawyer who participated in Molotov cocktail attack during George Floyd protests sentenced to over a year in prison

January 27, 2023

CNN— A second former New York lawyer has been sentenced to one year and one day in prison for participating in a Molotov cocktail attack during a New York City protest in 2020 following the death of...

Jessie Lemonier during his time with the Los Angeles Chargers on the sidelines during a 21-16 Carolina Panthers win at SoFi Stadium on September 27, 2020.
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Former Detroit Lions and Los Angeles Chargers linebacker Jessie Lemonier dies aged 25

Ben Morse, CNN January 27, 2023

CNN— Former Detroit Lions and Los Angeles Chargers linebacker Jessie Lemonier died on Thursday aged 25, according to a statement from the Lions. “We are shocked and saddened to learn of the passing...

Biden administration unveils renter protections

Anna Bahney, CNN January 25, 2023

CNN— In response to rent payments soaring across the country in recent years, the Biden administration unveiled new actions Wednesday to protect tenants, make renting more affordable and improve fairness...

Germany and US announce plans to send tanks to Ukraine in major sign of support for Kyiv

 CNN— The leaders of the United States and Germany each announced Wednesday they will send contingents of tanks to Ukraine, reversing their longstanding trepidation at providing Kyiv with offensive...

Rep. George Santos leaves the US Capitol on January 12, 2023, in Washington, DC.
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New questions arise around George Santos’ campaign loans

Fredreka Schouten, CNN January 25, 2023

CNN— The campaign of embattled Rep. George Santos on Tuesday filed updated reports with federal regulators that appear to raise fresh Fredreka Schouten questions about the source of the substantial...

The FBI seal on the J. Edgar Hoover FBI building in Washington appears in this August 15, 2022, file photo. (Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images)

Former high-level FBI official charged in alleged schemes to help sanctioned Russian oligarch and conceal payments from ex-Albanian intelligence official

Kara Scannell and Lauren del Valle, CNN January 23, 2023

 CNN— The former head of counterintelligence for the FBI’s New York field office was charged in two separate indictments Monday for allegedly working with a sanctioned Russian oligarch after he retired...

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