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Business · New York

Trump loses appeal, must testify in New York civil probe

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A four-judge panel upheld a Feb. 17 ruling enforcing subpoenas for Trump and his two eldest children to give deposition testimony. Trump had appealed, seeking to overturn the ruling. His lawyers argued that ordering the Trumps to testify violated their constitutional rights. The Trumps could still appeal the ruling to the state's highest court.See the Story
US & Canada · Uvalde

Gunman entered Uvalde elementary school unobstructed and started shooting, officials say

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Texas law enforcement official says gunman entered building through unlocked door. Salvador Ramos did not initially encounter any law enforcement officers, official says. Ramos killed 19 children and two teachers at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas. Witnesses urged police officers to charge into the school, according to witnesses.See the Story
Business · New York

More Memorial Day Travel Expected, Despite High Gas Prices

75% Center coverage: 67 sources
The COVID-19 pandemic disrupted global supply chains at the same time that many households had more to spend. The economy is now seeing the effects, with significantly higher prices for goods like cars and home appliances. Service-based industries like transportation, lodging, restaurants, and entertainment venues have seen weakened demand due to consumer concerns about exposure.See the Story
Entertainment · Los Angeles

Laverne Cox is Mattel's first-ever transgender Barbie

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Laverne Cox is the first openly transgender person to have a Barbie doll created in her likeness. Mattel announced the doll Wednesday as part of its new Tribute Collection Barbie Doll series. Late comedy legend Lucille Ball and Queen Elizabeth were previously featured in the collection.See the Story
Business · Washington

U.S. consumer spending beats expectations in April; inflation likely peaked

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U.S. consumer spending rose more than expected in April, while annual inflation appeared to have peaked, which could help to underpin economic growth in the second quarter amid rising fears of a recession.See the Story
Business · New York

CEO pay up 17% as profits, stocks soar; workers fall behind

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Even when regular workers win their biggest raises in decades, they look minuscule compared with what CEOs are getting. See the Story
Politics · Salem

329 years later, last Salem ‘witch’ who wasn’t is pardoned

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Elizabeth Johnson Jr. was convicted of witchcraft in 1693 and sentenced to death. She was never executed, but neither was she officially pardoned like others wrongly accused of witchcraft. Lawmakers agreed to reconsider her case last year after a curious eighth-grade civics class at North Andover Middle School.See the Story
US & Canada

What rotisserie chicken prices say about stores' inflation strategy

86% Center coverage: 7 sources
Despite a 16.4% annual increase in chicken prices, rotisserie chicken costs at most stores remain the same. Here's why.See the Story
West Virginia · West Virginia

Woman draws pistol, kills man who was firing AR-15-style rifle into crowd, police say

A woman in West Virginia fatally shot a man who began firing an AR-15-style rifle into a crowd of people that had gathered for a party, authorities said.See the Story

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