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Europe · Washington

Monkeypox spreads in West, baffling African scientists

62% Center coverage: 81 sources
Cases of the smallpox-related disease have previously been seen only among people with links to central and West Africa. In the past week, Britain, Spain, Portugal, Italy, U.S., Sweden and Canada all reported infections. Most of the cases involve men who have had sex with men.See the Story
US & Canada · Tulsa

Tiger Woods makes cut after gutsy performance in PGA Championship second round

49% Center coverage: 43 sources
Tiger Woods shot a 1-under-par 69 on Friday and finished at 3-over through the first 36 holes. Woods had shot a 4-over 74 in the first round Thursday. The 46-year-old Woods is now 12 shots behind clubhouse leader Will Zalatoris.See the Story
US & Canada · Atlanta

Georgia man Ryan Duke acquitted of murder in death of teacher Tara Grinstead, despite 2017 confession

42% Center coverage: 19 sources
Crystal Lynn Cox was found guilty on Thursday after a four-day jury trial. The jury deliberated for one and a half hours before announcing her guilty of murder. Cox and her boyfriend Jermaine Garnes Sr. were both charged in August 2021 in connection to Zeus Cox's death.See the Story
Europe · Kyiv

West rushes more aid as Mariupol teeters and fighting rages

48% Center coverage: 19 sources
Russian forces shelled a vital highway and kept up attacks on a key city in the Luhansk region. An undisclosed number of Ukrainian soldiers remained at the Azovstal steel plant. Russia will cut off natural gas to Finland on Saturday. A captured Russian soldier accused of killing a civilian awaited his fate in Ukraine's first war crimes trial.See the Story
Health Care

Former GA insurance commissioner John Oxendine indicted for conspiracy to commit health care fraud

75% Center coverage: 4 sources
A federal grand jury on Tuesday indicted John Oxendine on charges of conspiracy to commit health care fraud and money laundering. Online court records show that he entered a not guilty plea during an initial court appearance Friday. Prosecutors say Oxendin conspired with a doctor and others to obtain kickbacks for unnecessary genetic and toxicology lab tests and used his insurance business to hide those kickbacks.See the Story

Man charged with capital murder after police find 2 dead women inside apartment

75% Center coverage: 4 sources
A 28-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene. Police identified Jana Rawat, 26, as the suspect. The woman and the victim were arguing inside the apartment when she allegedly shot him, police said. Rawat was taken into custody and remains in custody.See the Story
Africa

EXPLAINER: What is monkeypox and where is it spreading?

34% Center coverage: 3 sources
Cases of monkeypox have been on the rise across the world, with a handful appearing in the United Kingdom over the last month. New cases being reported in Australia, France, Italy and Sweden. The United States also confirmed its first case on Wednesday (May 18) and there are 13 suspected cases in Canada. This has caused worldwide alarm because the disease, which causes a distinctive bumpy rash among other symptoms, mainly occurs in west and central Africa and does not usually spread elsewhere in the world.See the Story

Bird-watcher wrongfully accused in Central Park video gets a bird-watching TV show

75% Left coverage: 4 sources
Christian Cooper will host a series called Extraordinary Birder on National Geographic. Cooper was in the spotlight after a woman in New York City's Central Park called the police and falsely accused him of threatening her in May 2020. Cooper will take viewers into the "wild, wonderful and unpredictable world of birds," National Geographic says.See the Story
Bar · Bar

Battle and Brew to open at Battery Atlanta and more restaurant news from the week

100% Left coverage: 1 sources
Newcastle's bars and restaurants are looking to take on new staff. Miller & Carter and Gusto are among those looking for waiters. Some of the city's most popular bars including Livello and The Botanist are searching for bar staff to join their teams. All of the jobs can be applied for via job site Indeed.com.See the Story

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