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US & Canada · Uvalde

Death toll rises to 19 children, 2 adults in Texas elementary school shooting

47% Center coverage: 153 sources
The gunman killed 19 children and two teachers at a Texas elementary school. Police and others responding to Tuesday’s attack also went around breaking windows to enable students and teachers to escape. Investigators did not immediately disclose a motive but identified the assailant as Salvador Ramos, a resident of Uvalde.See the Story
US & Canada · Uvalde

Texas gunman wrote online post about attacking school minutes before massacre

56% Center coverage: 104 sources
The Texas gunman who murdered 19 children and two teachers posted on Facebook that he was going to shoot up an elementary school about 15 minutes before his rampage, Governor Greg Abbott said on Wednesday, as harrowing details about the attack continued to emerge.See the Story
Europe · Moscow

Putin Visits 'Hero' Soldiers Wounded in Ukraine

62% Right coverage: 8 sources
Russian President Vladimir Putin meets soldiers wounded in Moscow's military campaign in Ukraine. Putin hails them as heroes, in the first such visit since he sent troops into the pro-Western country. Putin asked one soldier about his baby son, telling him: "He will be proud of his dad"See the Story
US & Canada · Uvalde

"Enough is enough": Kamala Harris urges gun control after Texas shooting

50% Right coverage: 12 sources
Vice President Kamala Harris spoke at the Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies 20th Annual Awards Gala. Harris urged lawmakers to "take action" on gun control after at least 18 students and an adult were killed in a school shooting in Uvalde, Texas, on Tuesday. See the Story
School Shooting

An angry Joe Biden conjured up first-hand 'hollowness' of losing a child in his remarks about the deadly Texas school shooting: 'like having a piece of your soul ripped away'

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US President Joe Biden addressed the victims of the Texas elementary school mass shooting on Tuesday. He appealed to parents who may have lost their children and called for renewed restrictions on assault weapons. Biden's son Beau died of brain cancer in 2015, and the president has spoken openly about how the loss has affected him.See the Story

Strikes at Ryanair this summer: the airline threatens Belgian pilots

100% Center coverage: 1 sources
“Strikes are not leading to anything,” the Irish airline said in an internal memo. It threatens to reap benefits if pilots continue to strike.See the Story

Death of Théo Hayez in Australia: dad keeps hope

Several ceremonies honouring missing children were held today in different parts of the country. In Uccle, the ceremony was dedicated to...See the Story

Monkeypox: Belgium buys 1,250 doses of vaccine

On the proposal of the Minister of Public Health, Frank Vandenbroucke, the federal government gave the green light on Wednesday to proceed with the...See the Story

Gilkinet Announces Points Permit on Government Table by July 21

The Federal Minister of Mobility, Georges Gilkinet, announced on Wednesday in the House his intention to take the best of each system...See the Story

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