Author Salman Rushdie appears at a signing for his book "Home" in London on June 6, 2017. Rushd ...
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Salman Rushdie attacked on stage in western New York

CHAUTAUQUA, N.Y. — Salman Rushdie, the author whose writing led to death threats from Iran in the 1980s, was attacked Friday as he was about…

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State Road 190 as visible from the Father Crowley vista, part of the few miles of road that hav ...
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Death Valley route reopens on western side of park

State Route 190, the main road through Death Valley National Park, has reopened on the western side of the park following extreme flooding last week….

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Water continues to recede along the shoreline of Lake Mead seen from the Sunset View Scenic Ove ...
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Drought driving tough talks on water cuts for Nevada, Western states

Nevada and two of its neighboring southwestern states are still working on ways to drastically cut water use from the Colorado River as a deadline…

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President Biden urges Western unity on Ukraine despite war fatigue

ELMAU, Germany (AP) — President Joe Biden and western allies opened a three-day summit in the Bavarian Alps on Sunday intent on keeping economic fallout…

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Western world’s possible ‘war fatigue’ worries Ukraine

KYIV, Ukraine — As Russia’s invasion of Ukraine grinds into its fourth month, officials in Kyiv have expressed fears that the specter of “war fatigue”…

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Western officials visit Ukraine following deadly school bombing

ZAPORIZHZHIA, Ukraine (AP) — Dozens of Ukrainians were feared dead Sunday after a Russian bomb flattened a school sheltering about 90 people in its basement,…

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Russia pounds Ukraine, targeting supply of Western arms

LVIV, Ukraine (AP) — Russian forces pounded targets across Ukraine, taking aim at supply lines for foreign weapons in the west and intensifying an offensive…

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A tumbleweed is stuck in the mud along the Rio Grande in Albuquerque, N.M., in April 2022. (AP ...
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Growing drought leaves western states scrambling for water

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Tumbleweeds drift along the Rio Grande as sand bars within its banks widen. Smoke from distant wildfires and dust kicked up by…

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CCSD police update on shooting outside Western High School

An officer’s body-worn camera captured the moment he shot into a speeding car after it had struck a girl in a central valley high school…

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