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Former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Gravely Injured in Apparent Shooting (127)
Witnesses reported hearing gunshots in Nara Published 3 hours ago * Updated 1 hour ago Former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was shot and gravely injured while campaigning Friday in southern Japan, officials said. Abe, Japan's longest-serving prime minister, was giving a speech in the city of Nara when gunfire was heard around 11:30 a.m.
Biden to sign executive order aimed at expanding, protecting access to abortions (71)
By Joseph Clark - The Washington Times - Friday, July 8, 2022 President Biden is expected to sign an executive order Friday aimed at protecting and expanding access to abortion procedures. The move is in response to overturn the Supreme Court's decision last month to overturn the 1973 Roe v. Wade decision, which made abortion a right under the U.S.
Shinzo Abe, former Prime Minister of Japan, killed at age 67 in shooting attack as he delivered campaign speech (77)
Updated on: July 8, 2022 / 7:42 AM / CBS/AP Japan's former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was shot as he gave a campaign speech Friday in western Japan and airlifted to a hospital, but the country's national public broadcaster NHK said later that he had succumbed to his injuries.
Wisconsin Supreme Court restricts ballot drop box locations (28)
By SCOTT BAUER Associated PressJul 08, 2022 at 8:25 am MADISON, Wis. - Wisconsin's conservative-controlled Supreme Court ruled Friday that absentee ballot drop boxes may be placed only in election offices, dealing critical defeats to Democrats in the battleground state. The court did not address the question of whether anyone other than the voter can return his or her own ballot by mail.
Shinzo Abe: Japan ex-PM ‘in grave condition' after shooting (80)
8th July 2022 (LANKAPUVATH | COLOMBO) - Japan's former prime minister Shinzo Abe is said to be in grave condition after he was shot at a political campaign event. Mr Abe was shot at twice while he was giving a speech in the southern city of Nara on Friday morning. He immediately collapsed and was rushed to the nearest hospital.
New York law requires gun permit applicants to submit social media accounts for review (27)
They must show they have the 'character and conduct' to be trusted with a firearm. K. Holt @krisholt July 8, 2022 11:46 AM Brendan McDermid / reuters As of September 1st, New York residents who want to carry concealed handguns will need to submit their social media accounts as part of their permit application.
Impassioned Biden signs order on abortion access (28)
By By SEUNG MIN KIM, ZEKE MILLER and CHRIS MEGERIAN, APLast Updated: Jul 09, 2022, 12:58 AM IST Share Synopsis The actions Biden outlined are intended to head off some potential penalties that women seeking abortion may face after the ruling, but his order cannot restore access to abortion in the more than a dozen states where strict limits or total bans have gone into effect.
Former FIFA president Sepp Blatter, Michel Platini cleared of fraud in Swiss trial (33)
John Revill Bellinzona, switzerland ReutersPublished 2 hours agoUpdated 1 hour ago Former FIFA president Sepp Blatter reacts leaving Switzerland's Federal Criminal Court after the verdict of his trial over a suspected fraudulent payment, in the southern Switzerland city of Bellinzona, on July 8.FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images Share Bookmark Please log in to bookmark this story.Log InCreate Free Account
President Biden joins world leaders in mourning death of former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (26)
By Jessica Schladebeck New York Daily NewsJul 08, 2022 at 10:25 am President Biden joined politicians and leaders from around the world in expressing shock and outrage on Friday over the assassination of former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. "This is a tragedy for Japan and for all who knew him.
G20 ministers meet in Bali with Ukraine top of agenda (94)
The Group of 20 foreign ministers met in Indonesia on Friday with the top envoys from the United States and Russia attending, their first gathering since the outbreak of war in Ukraine July 08, 2022 US Secretary of State Antony Blinken arrives at Tempat Penimbunan Sementara International Airport in Bali, Indonesia, on July 7, 2022, for the G-20 Foreign Ministers' Summit.