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Father convicted of fatally shooting his 2 teenage daughters in Texas (12)
August 9, 2022 / 4:47 PM / AP A suburban Dallas man who evaded arrest for more than 12 years after being accused of fatally shooting his two teenage daughters in 2008 was convicted Tuesday in their killings. Yaser Said, 65, was found guilty of capital murder in the deaths of 18-year- old Amina Said and 17-year-old Sarah Said.
Israel kills 2 militants in West Bank gun battle (3)
Israel said its forces killed a militant group's commander, Ibrahim al- Nabulsi, in a raid in the occupied West Bank, while Palestinian officials said over 40 people were injured amid reports of a shootout. Palestinian protesters hurled rocks at Israeli security forces vehicles during the raid in Nablus Israeli forces on Tuesday said they raided the city of Nablus in the occupied West Bank, killing two militants.
Raging Fire Consumes 4th Tank at Cuba Oil Storage Facility (4)
August 09, 2022 9:24 PM Associated Press HAVANA - Flames engulfed a fourth tank at an oil storage facility in western Cuba on Tuesday as the raging fire consumes critical fuel supplies on an island grappling with a growing energy crisis. Firefighters and specialists from Mexico and Venezuela helped fight the blaze in the province of Matanzas with boats, planes and helicopters as they sprayed foam on the containers, a first for crews since broiling
Biden formalizes U.S. support for Finland, Sweden joining NATO (11)
World Biden formalizes U.S. support for Finland, Sweden joining NATO President Joe Biden leaves after signing the Instruments of Ratification for the Accession Protocols to the North Atlantic Treaty for the Republic of Finland and Kingdom of Sweden in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Aug.
Former Twitter worker convicted of spying for Saudi Arabia (9)
The Associated Press August 9, 2022, 7:29 PM SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A former Twitter employee has been convicted of failing to register as an agent for Saudi Arabia and other charges after accessing private data on users critical of the kingdom's government in a spy case that spanned from Silicon Valley to the Middle East. Ahmad Abouammo, a U.S.
Live updates: polls close for primaries in Connecticut, Minnesota, Vermont, Wisconsin (5)
Ella Lee Phillip M. Bailey Katherine Swartz David Jackson Dylan Wells Candy Woodall USA TODAY Tuesday's primaries in four states - Connecticut, Minnesota Vermont and Wisconsin - will determine who's running in November's midterms in an election that will decide how far President Joe Biden can advance his agenda in the second half of his term. The Aug.
Osaka exits opening match at Toronto with back injury (10)
Aug. 9, 2022 at 3:09 pm By The Associated Press The Associated Press TORONTO (AP) - Naomi Osaka retired from her opening match at the National Bank Open due to a back injury Tuesday. Osaka was trailing Estonia's Kaia Kanepi 7-6 (4), 3-0 when she withdrew from the match. Entering the tournament, Osaka had been eliminated from her last three competitions in the first or second round, including a straight-sets loss
Georgia weather-related incident kills two Fort Benning soldiers, Army says (8)
The injured were treated by Army medics before being transported to an area hospital near Georgia's Fort Benning By Bradford Betz | Fox News NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! A weather-related incident on north Georgia's Yonah Mountain Tuesday evening killed two soldiers, and injured three other soldiers, Army officials said. A spokesperson for the U.S.
Trump-backed candidate wins Connecticut Senate GOP primary (7)
By Susan Ferrechio - The Washington Times - Updated: 12:01 a.m. on Wednesday, August 10, 2022 Cuban-born Leora Levy, who was endorsed by former President Donald Trump, beat predictions by defeating her moderate Republican opponent, Themis Klarides, in Connecticut's GOP Senate primary on Tuesday. Ms. Levy was declared the winner with about 88% of the vote counted.
Southwest attendant suffers broken back in hard landing (2)
The Associated Press August 8, 2022, 8:30 PM DALLAS (AP) - A Southwest Airlines flight attendant suffered a compression fracture to a vertebra in her upper back during a hard landing last month in California, according to federal safety investigators. The National Transportation Safety Board said the impact of landing was so hard that the flight attendant thought the plane had crashed.