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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 · Los Angeles

Kate Moss denies Depp ever pushed her down staircase

47% Left coverage: 94 sources
Moss testified as a rebuttal witness in Depp's libel lawsuit against ex-wife Amber Heard. Heard referenced Moss as she described a fight in which she admitted hitting Depp on a staircase. Depp is suing Heard for libel over a December op-ed she wrote in The Washington Post.See the Story
Europe · London

UK ‘partygate’ report blames culture of Johnson’s office

Coverage: 57 sources
A report into lockdown-breaching U.K. government parties published Wednesday said blame for a “culture” of rule-breaking in Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s office must rest with those at the top.See the Story
Europe · North Lanarkshire

Krishna Singh: GP jailed for 12 years for sexually abusing patients

50% Left coverage: 8 sources
Krishna Singh, 72, was given an MBE by the Queen for services to healthcare. The disgraced medic targeted victims from 1983 until 2018. A jury last month found Singh guilty of 54 charges, including preying on the rape victim, teenage children and pregnant women. He denied any wrongdoing and insisted the patients were wrong.See the Story

Belmont Police searching for missing middle school student

60% Center coverage: 5 sources
Essonna Rouse is 20 years old, 5 feet 11 inches tall and 230 pounds. She was last seen on May 15 at around 7 a.m. near 13th Street. Police ask anyone who sees her to call 911 and anybody with information to call (910) 343-3609.See the Story
Europe · London

Dame Deborah James 'scared to go to sleep' as podcast host receives end-of-life care

50% Right coverage: 6 sources
The 40-year-old was diagnosed with bowel cancer in 2016. She revealed two weeks ago that she was receiving end-of-life care. Dame Deborah said she does not know how long she has left to live. She said: "I'm not planning on dying anytime soon"See the Story
Europe · London

For Boris Johnson the Sue Gray report is just another scrape to get out of

60% Left coverage: 5 sources
Sue Gray's report will be 'damning for the civil service', say insiders. But it will not deliver a killer blow to the PM, say sources. Most of her ire will be directed at civil service, or parts of it. But if the report reveals what one senior Conservative describes as 'industrial' rule-breaking, it will be difficult for Johnson to plead ignorance.See the Story

World's Largest Whisky Bottle—86 Gallons Of Macallan—Sells For $1.4 Million At Auction

75% Left coverage: 4 sources
The winning bid made the nearly six-foot-tall bottle one of the most expensive ever sold. See the Story

Kevin Guthrie: Sunshine on Leith actor freed as sex attack sentence cut

Coverage: 2 sources
Kevin Guthrie, 34, was jailed for three years for sexual assault last May. His sentence was reduced to two years at the Court of Criminal Appeal. Guthrie failed in a bid to quash his conviction at the court in Edinburgh. The actor starred in Sunshine on Leith and the Fantastic Beasts films.See the Story

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