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SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — As a film crew and actors in Western garb prepared to rehearse a scene inside a wooden, chapel-like building on a desert movie ranch outside Santa Fe, assistant director Dave Halls stepped outside and grabbed a prop gun off a cart. He walked back in and handed it to the film's star, Alec Baldwin, assuring him it was safe to use because it didn't have live ammo. “Cold gun,” Halls yelled. It wasn't, according to court records made public Friday. Instead, when Baldwin pulled t
WASHINGTON (AP) — After months of talks, Democrats are edging closer to an agreement on what programs and policies to include in President Joe Biden's massive plan to expand health and safety net programs and combat global warming. The plan seems likely to include universal preschool, paid family leave and the continuation of a child tax credit that was increased earlier this year and applied to more families. Democrats are scaling back some investments or shortening the timeframe for when those
WASHINGTON (AP) — A deal within reach, President Joe Biden and Congress’ top Democrats edged close to sealing their giant domestic legislation, though the informal deadline appeared to slip as they worked to scale back the measure and determine how to pay for it. Negotiations were expected to continue into the weekend, all sides indicating just a few issues remained unsettled in the sweeping package of social services and climate change strategies. Biden met at the White House Friday with House
Marilyn Van Derbur is selling her crown and its matching bracelet to the highest bidder
Forest Hill football takes care of business and are now the district champs for the first time in over 30 years.
Martin County puts up a shutout and is rewarded with a district title.
Top oil exporter Saudi Arabia, one of the world's biggest polluters, will detail its plans to address climate change at an environment event on Saturday. The Saudi Green Initiative, first announced in March, comes ahead of the 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties, or COP26, in Glasgow from Oct. 31 - Nov. 12, that hopes to agree on deeper emissions cuts to tackle global warming. Riyadh, a signatory to the Paris climate pact, has yet to announce nationally determined contributions (NDCs) - goals for individual states under global efforts to prevent average global temperatures from rising beyond 1.5 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels.
Palm Beach Central leans on their defense in the second half and remains perfect on the year with a huge win over Palm Beach Gardens.
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The US says over 1.7 million migrants were stopped in the past 12 months, including 145,000 children.
WASHINGTON (AP) — As supporters of Donald Trump stormed the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6th, battling police and forcing lawmakers into hiding, an insurrection of a different kind was taking place inside the world’s largest social media company. Thousands of miles away, in California, Facebook engineers were racing to tweak internal controls to slow the spread of misinformation and inciteful content. Emergency actions — some of which were rolled back after the 2020 election — included banning Trump, fr
‘I was terrified’: the vet sterilizing Pablo Escobar’s cocaine hippos. The progeny of animals brought illegally to Colombia and kept in the drug lord’s private zoo must now be put on birth control
Taliban ‘forcibly evicting’ Hazaras and opponents in Afghanistan. Human Rights Watch has logged illegal seizures of land and homes then given to Taliban supporters
Courtesy Rebecca FrankelIn this excerpt from Rebecca Frankel’s INTO THE FOREST: A Holocaust Story of Survival, Triumph, and Love, Miriam Rabinowitz, in an overwhelming display of courage, surrounded by Nazis with their guns drawn, saves the life of a young boy named Philip Lazowski.In the early hours of April 30, 1942, members of the Einsatzgruppen—the SS mobile killing squads—surrounded the ghetto in the forest-adjacent town of Zhetel, Poland. Along with local collaborating forces, the Nazis ha
HOUSTON (AP) — Two years after winning an AL Rookie of the Year Award, Yordan Alvarez has an AL Championship Series MVP to add to his trophy case. The 24-year-old Cuban was 4—for-4 with two doubles and a triple for the Houston Astros in Friday night’s pennant-winning 5-0 victory over the Boston Red Sox. He drove in the go-ahead run and scored the second. After missing last year's postseason while recovering from double knee surgery, Alvarez hit an ALCS-record .522 (12 for 23) with one homer, thr
The Labour MP Vauxhall speaks to HuffPost UK about threats, growing up in south London and how people need to recognise that politicians are "human beings" too.
The Knicks knocked down a franchise record 24 3pt FGs as they defeated the Magic, 121-96, in Orlando. Julius Randle recorded 21 points, ten rebounds and seven assists for the Knicks, while Evan Fournier added 18 points in the victory. Jalen Suggs tallied 14 points, seven rebounds and eight assists for the Magic in the losing effort. The Knicks improve to 2-0 on the season, while the Magic fall to 0-2.
The Region 4-4A and Region 5-3A races will be going down to final week of the season.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Saturday accused the Biden administration of raising military tensions with China through its “reckless” backing of Taiwan, and said that the growing U.S. military presence in the region constitutes a potential threat to the North. In comments carried by state media, North Korea Vice Foreign Minister Pak Myong Ho criticized the United States for sending warships through the Taiwan Strait and providing Taiwan with upgraded weapons systems and military trai
Raptors head coach Nick Nurse had plenty of praise for his guys after Toronto bounced back from a disastrous season-opener with a shellacking of the Celtics in Boston on Friday night.