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Ketanji Brown Jackson · Washington

Ketanji Brown Jackson sworn in as Supreme Court's first Black woman

47% Center coverage: 95 sources
Ketanji Brown Jackson, 51, is the court's 116th justice. Justice Stephen Breyer's retirement took effect at noon. Jackson, a federal judge since 2013, will be the first Black woman to serve as a justice. She will be joining three women, Justices Sonia Sotomayor, Elena Kagan and Amy Coney Barrett.See the Story
Asia · Manila

Dictator’s son Marcos Jr taking oath as Philippine president

40% Center coverage: 81 sources
Ferdinand Marcos Jr., the namesake son of an ousted dictator, was sworn in as Philippine president Thursday. Activists and survivors of the martial law-era under his father protested Marcos Jr.’s inauguration. Thousands of police officers, including anti-riot contingents, SWAT commandos and snipers, were deployed in the bayside tourist district.See the Story
US & Canada · Austin

Texas woman accused in cyclist death arrested in Costa Rica

59% Center coverage: 51 sources
A Texas woman suspected in the fatal shooting of professional cyclist Anna Moriah Wilson at an Austin home has been arrested in Costa Rica, the U.S. Marshals Service said Thursday. Kaitlin Marie Armstrong, 34, was arrested Wednesday at a hostel on Santa Teresa Beach in Provincia de Puntarenas, the Marshals Service said in a statement. Armstrong was expected to be returned to the United States, where she faces a murder charge, the agency said.See the Story
US & Canada · Washington

Elmo, 3, joins youngest Americans in getting vaccinated

61% Center coverage: 26 sources
Elmo got a COVID-19 vaccine Tuesday, June 28, 2022, according to Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit educational organization behind Sesame Street. In a public service announcement posted to YouTube, the beloved 3-and-a-half-year-old talked with his dad about what it was like to get the shot.See the Story
US & Canada · San Antonio

Mexican migrant in Texas tragedy hoped to reach kin in Ohio

52% Center coverage: 25 sources
Javier Flores L�pez and Jose Luis V�squez Guzm�n are cousins from Oaxaca state. They were heading north to the U.S-Mexico border and toward their final destination in Ohio. Flores L �pez is now missing, his family said, while V squez Guzm n is hospitalized in San Antonio. At least 53 people were killed in a truck-trailer near the Texas city.See the Story
US & Canada · Japan

Japan's Kirin gives up stake in Myanmar Brewery

64% Center coverage: 11 sources
Kirin Holdings will sell its shares in Myanmar Brewery to its joint venture partner. The Japanese beverage giant said the share buyback agreement was the fastest way to exit the venture. Human rights advocates criticized the move. The transfer of the 51% stake will give Myanma Economic Holdings full control of Myanmar Brewery.See the Story

List of fireworks displays in and around Rochester this weekend

Coverage: 2 sources
Public fireworks displays are back for 2022. The events returned last year for the Fourth of July after they were largely absent due to the pandemic. The following are the times and locations for fireworks in the Rochester area: City of Rochester: July 3; July 4; July 5; July 6.See the Story
Donald Trump

Liz Cheney: Trump ‘a domestic threat that we have never faced before’

75% Left coverage: 4 sources
Rep. Liz Cheney, R-Wyo. and vice chairwoman of the House committee investigating the Capitol riot of Jan. 6, 2021, described former President Donald Trump as a threat to the republic. Cheney spoke at a moment when Trump is potentially on the verge of announcing a presidential campaign for 2024.See the Story

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