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US Senate passes sweeping climate, tax and healthcare package

Science & Nature - 2 hours 40 min ago
The bill seeks to lower the cost of medicines, increase corporate taxes and reduce carbon emissions.

Causes of deadly dry-lightning wildfires revealed

Science & Nature - 3 hours 33 min ago
The conditions for dry lightning, responsible for devastating California wildfires, have been identified.

'Attack on nuclear power plants is a suicidal thing.' UN chief decries Russian shelling

World - 5 hours 28 min ago
United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres described recent artillery and rocket fire around the Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant in central Ukraine as "suicidal," further adding to fears of an accident at the plant, which is the largest of its kind in Europe.

Chad's military government signs peace deal

World - 5 hours 36 min ago
Chad's transitional government has signed a peace deal with rebel groups on Monday in Doha, according to the Qatari Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Britney Spears addresses Kevin Federline's claims about her relationship with their sons

Entertainment - 6 hours 47 min ago
Britney Spears is saddened by her ex-husband's recent comments about her relationship with their teenage sons.

Nasdaq's new diversity rules aren't enough

World - 6 hours 58 min ago
Wall Street is taking the call to increase corporate diversity seriously. At last.

Into the metaverse: Making the jump to a new reality

World - 7 hours 2 min ago
Tech companies are making major bets on the metaverse. CNN's Anna Stewart meets the tech entrepreneur who's already getting it off the ground.

Ugandan LGBTQ organization calls government shutdown of its operations a 'clear witch-hunt'

World - 7 hours 19 min ago
Uganda's government shut down operations of Sexual Minorities Uganda (SMUG), a non-governmental organization for LGBTQ rights, accusing it of operating illegally in the country, according to a statement from the government.

Willow Smith speaks out about dad Will's Oscars slap incident

Entertainment - 8 hours 21 min ago
Willow Smith says she was not fazed by the media firestorm that broke out after her father, Will Smith, slapped Chris Rock at the 2022 Academy Awards, because she sees her "whole family as being human."

Is the UK heading for a drought and will there be more hosepipe bans?

Science & Nature - 8 hours 55 min ago
July saw temperature records broken multiple times.

Amnesty regrets 'distress' caused by report on Ukrainian military, but stands by findings

World - 9 hours 11 min ago
Amnesty International said it "deeply regrets the distress and anger" caused by a report the group published on the Ukrainian military's fighting tactics, but added that it "fully" stands by the findings, which concluded those tactics violated international humanitarian law.

BBC soap legend June Spencer retires at age 103

Entertainment - 9 hours 39 min ago
June Spencer, the last original cast member of BBC Radio 4 drama "The Archers," has retired from the show after more than 70 years, at the age of 103.

North Korea is destroying sites at the Mount Kumgang resort area

World - 9 hours 55 min ago
Once hailed as a symbol of peace between the Koreas, a floating hotel in a resort area is being destroyed by the North Korean government.

Ceasefire between Israel, Gaza militants holds after deadliest clashes in a year

World - 10 hours 22 min ago
Israel says an agreement to restore a ceasefire for Gaza will come into effect at 11:30 p.m. local time (4:30 p.m. ET), following up a similar announcement from Islamic Jihad a short while earlier.
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