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Several key races on the ballot Tuesday as 5 states hold primary elections
U.S. News // 1 hour ago
Several key races on the ballot Tuesday as 5 states hold primary elections
May 17 (UPI) -- Five states are holding their primaries Tuesday, which could help bring some measure of clarity, particularly to a pair of governor's seats, two senate races and six congressional districts.
Musk says Twitter deal can't go further without knowing number of phony accounts
U.S. News // 2 hours ago
Musk says Twitter deal can't go further without knowing number of phony accounts
May 17 (UPI) -- Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk said on Tuesday that his plan to buy Twitter for $44 billion cannot go any further until he knows how many phony or spam accounts are on the platform.
United Airlines: FAA gives thumbs up for return of Boeing's 777
U.S. News // 3 hours ago
United Airlines: FAA gives thumbs up for return of Boeing's 777
May 17 (UPI) -- United Airlines said Tuesday that the Federal Aviation Administration has given clearance for 52 of the Boeing 777 airplanes with Pratt & Whitney engines to fly again after an engine failure grounded the planes.
Police arrest suspect in possible hate crime shooting at salon in Dallas' Koreatown
U.S. News // 4 hours ago
Police arrest suspect in possible hate crime shooting at salon in Dallas' Koreatown
May 17 (UPI) -- Authorities in Dallas said on Tuesday that they have arrested a suspect in a shooting at a hair salon in the city's Koreatown area last week that they believe was a hate crime.
Georgia judge halts execution of man convicted of killing 8-year-old girl
U.S. News // 4 hours ago
Georgia judge halts execution of man convicted of killing 8-year-old girl
May 17 (UPI) -- Less than a day before a lethal injection was set to happen, a Georgia judge granted an injunction pausing the execution of Virgil Delano Presnell Jr., a man convicted of killing an 8-year-old girl.
Agents uncover drug tunnel running from San Diego to Tijuana in Mexico; 6 arrested
U.S. News // 4 hours ago
Agents uncover drug tunnel running from San Diego to Tijuana in Mexico; 6 arrested
May 17 (UPI) -- Federal authorities say they have uncovered a long and sophisticated tunnel that runs from Southern California to Mexico and was built to send large amounts of drugs past border guards.
Menopause may worsen jaw pain in women, study says
Health News // 5 hours ago
Menopause may worsen jaw pain in women, study says
Estrogen loss during menopause may worsen women's pain from a jaw disorder, a new study warns.
White House makes more home COVID-19 test kits available at no cost
U.S. News // 5 hours ago
White House makes more home COVID-19 test kits available at no cost
May 17 (UPI) -- The White House announced on Tuesday that a third round of home COVID-19 tests are being made available to the American public, and urged people to continue testing and taking precautions to avoid spreading the virus.
Buffalo shooting: Biden, first lady travel to N.Y. to speak with families, first responders
U.S. News // 6 hours ago
Buffalo shooting: Biden, first lady travel to N.Y. to speak with families, first responders
May 17 (UPI) -- President Joe Biden traveled to upstate New York on Tuesday to meet with community leaders and families of the victims who were killed last weekend in a mass shooting at a Buffalo supermarket.
Teen dies after being buried under collapsed sand dune in Utah state park
U.S. News // 8 hours ago
Teen dies after being buried under collapsed sand dune in Utah state park
May 17 (UPI) -- Officials said a 13-year-old died over the weekend in a Utah state park after a dune he had been digging a tunnel in collapsed, burying him in sand.
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