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Tiger Woods withdraws from the PGA Championship

Saturday, May 21, 2022

It marked the first time Woods has withdrawn from a major golf championship in his professional career.


What we know about the victims of the Buffalo shooting

Sunday, May 15, 2022

Grandmothers, charity volunteers, a former police officer, and a devoted sister. These are some of the stories of the people killed at a grocery store in Buffalo.


The U.S. warns companies to stay on guard for possible Russian cyberattacks

Monday, March 21, 2022

President Biden said "evolving intelligence" showed Russia is "exploring options for potential cyberattacks." The U.S. has previously warned about Russia's capability to attack U.S. infrastructure.


Russia says it's sanctioning Biden, Hillary Clinton and top U.S. officials

Tuesday, March 15, 2022

Russia's foreign ministry said Russia would sanction President Biden and members of his administration, banning them from entering Russia. It says the move is retaliation for U.S. sanctions.


Ukrainians are removing and altering road signs to confuse and insult Russian forces

Tuesday, March 01, 2022

Ukrainian agencies are working to remove road signs to try to frustrate Russian soldiers, while other public signs are laced with expletives toward the invading troops.


Russians and Ukrainians meet as sanctions rattle Russia

Sunday, February 27, 2022

Russia's central bank sharply raised a benchmark interest rate to combat steep losses in the ruble's value as sanctions crimp Russian economic activity.


A judge ordered the U.S. to pay $230 million to victims of a Texas church massacre

Monday, February 07, 2022

The Air Force failed to put the shooter's name on a database that could have prevented him from legally buying guns. He killed 26 people and injured 22 in Sutherland Springs, Texas, in 2017.


Native American tribes reach a tentative opioid settlement with J&J and distributors

Tuesday, February 01, 2022

Johnson & Johnson, AmerisourceBergen, McKesson and Cardinal Health will pay $590 million to Native American tribes under a proposed settlement for the companies' role in the opioid crisis.


Tom Brady announces his retirement from the NFL

Tuesday, February 01, 2022

Widely regarded as the greatest football player of all time, the quarterback is finally calling an end to his history-making 22-year career.


The U.S. is placing 8,500 troops on alert for possible deployment to Eastern Europe

Monday, January 24, 2022

The Pentagon said no final decision has been made, but Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin wanted U.S. forces to be ready "just in case" of a Russian invasion of Ukraine.


State Department orders families of embassy staff to leave Ukraine

Sunday, January 23, 2022

Citing a "continued threat of Russian military action," the U.S. State Department also authorized the voluntary departure of nonessential embassy employees at its embassy in Kyiv.


All hostages are safe after being held at Texas synagogue, authorities say

Saturday, January 15, 2022

The gunman who held four people hostage at a synagogue in Colleyville, Texas, is now dead, authorities said. The four hostages were physically unharmed.


Here's what's behind the Wordle c-r-a-z-e

Wednesday, January 12, 2022

It's a simple game to guess a five-letter word. People on social media have been very enthusiastic about sharing how well they did.


Actor and comedian Bob Saget dies at 65

Sunday, January 09, 2022

Saget was a prominent presence on American television screens throughout the 1990s as the father Danny Tanner on Full House and the host of America's Funniest Home Videos.


Snowfall hits the Mid-Atlantic, dropping more than a foot in some areas

Monday, January 03, 2022

A major winter storm brought more than a foot of snow to parts of Maryland, Virginia, New Jersey and Delaware, with heavy accumulations also seen in North Carolina, Tennessee, West Virginia and D.C.


Conservators find books, coins and bullets in Virginia time capsule

Tuesday, December 28, 2021

The box had been buried underneath a statue of Robert E. Lee for 134 years. It was the time capsule that historians had long hoped to find.


More than 3,700 people were killed in Syria's civil war this year

Friday, December 24, 2021

The count, by the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, comes after more than a decade of a war that's killed at least 350,000 people and displaced millions.


Daunte Wright's aunt says Kim Potter's conviction is 'bittersweet'

Friday, December 24, 2021

Family members says they're happy about the guilty verdict for the former police officer, who fatally shot Wright in April. But they say it's not true justice.


The Flying Tigers: How a group of Americans ended up fighting for China in WW II

Sunday, December 19, 2021

In 1941, Japan was on the offensive against China. So China hired a group of Americans to fight back in the skies. Eighty years ago this week, they fought in their first battle.


Searchers digging through mountains of debris left by deadly tornadoes in Kentucky

Tuesday, December 14, 2021

Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear said 74 people were confirmed killed and more than 100 are still unaccounted for. The victims who have been identified range in age from 2 months to 98 years.