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More than 20 injured when SUV plows into Christmas parade

November 21, 2021, 5:38pm Latest News

WAUKESHA, Wis. — An SUV plowed into a Christmas parade in the Milwaukee suburb of Waukesha on Sunday, injuring more than 20 people, the city's police chief said. Read story

FILE - This Oct. 21, 2021, photo shows a sign outside Christian Aid Ministries in Titanyen, Haiti, which had 17 of their members kidnapped by the 400 Mawozo gang. Two of 17 abducted members of a missionary group have been freed in Haiti and are safe, "in good spirits and being cared for," their Ohio-based church organization, Christian Aid Ministries, announced Sunday, Nov. 21, 2021.

U.S. missionaries say 2 of 17 abductees freed in Haiti

FILE - This Oct. 21, 2021, photo shows a sign outside Christian Aid Ministries in Titanyen, Haiti, which had 17 of their members kidnapped by the 400 Mawozo gang. Two of 17 abducted members of a missionary group have been freed in Haiti and are safe, "in good spirits and being cared for," their Ohio-based church organization, Christian Aid Ministries, announced Sunday, Nov. 21, 2021.

November 21, 2021, 3:44pm Latest News

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Two of 17 members of a missionary group who were kidnapped more than a month ago have been freed in Haiti and are safe, “in good spirits and being cared for,” their Ohio-based church organization announced Sunday. Read story

Erick Jordan walks down a street with his rifle offering protection near a news conference Friday, Nov. 19, 2021 in Kenosha, Wis. Kyle Rittenhouse was acquitted of all charges after pleading self-defense in the deadly Kenosha shootings that became a flashpoint in the nation's debate over guns, vigilantism and racial injustice.

Guns become more common on U.S. streets

Erick Jordan walks down a street with his rifle offering protection near a news conference Friday, Nov. 19, 2021 in Kenosha, Wis. Kyle Rittenhouse was acquitted of all charges after pleading self-defense in the deadly Kenosha shootings that became a flashpoint in the nation's debate over guns, vigilantism and racial injustice.

November 21, 2021, 12:57pm Latest News

As Kyle Rittenhouse was acquitted in two killings that he said were self-defense, armed civilians patrolled the streets near the Wisconsin courthouse with guns in plain view. Read story

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis speaks to supporters and members of the media before a bill signing Thursday, Nov. 18, 2021, in Brandon, Fla. DeSantis signed a bill that protects employees and their families from coronavirus vaccine and mask mandates.

GOP embraces natural immunity as substitute for vaccines

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis speaks to supporters and members of the media before a bill signing Thursday, Nov. 18, 2021, in Brandon, Fla. DeSantis signed a bill that protects employees and their families from coronavirus vaccine and mask mandates.

November 21, 2021, 12:20pm Latest News

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Republicans fighting President Joe Biden's coronavirus vaccine mandates are wielding a new weapon against the White House rules: natural immunity. Read story

Expect to pay more for Christmas trees, experts say

November 21, 2021, 12:14pm Latest News

HUNTINGTON, N.Y. — Add Christmas trees to the list of items facing shortages and higher prices this year. Read story

FILE - Britain's Health Secretary Sajid Javid speaks during a media briefing in Downing Street, London, Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2021. The British government is investigating whether built-in racial bias in some medical devices led to Black and Asian people getting sick and dying disproportionately from COVID-19. Health Secretary Sajid Javid says the pandemic has highlighted health disparities along race and gender lines. Britain's statistics office has found that in the first year of the pandemic Black and South Asian people had higher death rates than their white compatriots.

U.K. to probe racial bias in medical devices after COVID toll

FILE - Britain's Health Secretary Sajid Javid speaks during a media briefing in Downing Street, London, Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2021. The British government is investigating whether built-in racial bias in some medical devices led to Black and Asian people getting sick and dying disproportionately from COVID-19. Health Secretary Sajid Javid says the pandemic has highlighted health disparities along race and gender lines. Britain's statistics office has found that in the first year of the pandemic Black and South Asian people had higher death rates than their white compatriots.

November 21, 2021, 12:04pm Latest News

LONDON — The British government is investigating whether built-in racial bias in some medical devices led to Black and Asian people getting sick and dying disproportionately from COVID-19. Read story

FILE - Pharmaceuticals are seen in North Andover, Mass., June 15, 2018. Workers and families with private health insurance would reap savings on prescription drugs from a little-noticed provision in President Joe Biden's sweeping social agenda bill. Drug companies would have to pay rebates to Medicare if they increase prices above the rate of inflation. Business groups are paying close attention, and the issue has divided them in a fierce lobbying battle.

Cap on drug price hikes for privately insured sparks battle

FILE - Pharmaceuticals are seen in North Andover, Mass., June 15, 2018. Workers and families with private health insurance would reap savings on prescription drugs from a little-noticed provision in President Joe Biden's sweeping social agenda bill. Drug companies would have to pay rebates to Medicare if they increase prices above the rate of inflation. Business groups are paying close attention, and the issue has divided them in a fierce lobbying battle.

November 21, 2021, 12:03pm Latest News

WASHINGTON — Workers and families with private health insurance would reap savings on prescription drugs from a little-noticed provision in President Joe Biden's sweeping social agenda bill. It's meant to break the cycle of annual price increases for widely used medicines. Read story

Venezuelans line up to vote during regional elections, at a polling station in Caracas, Venezuela, Sunday, Nov. 21, 2021. Venezuelans go to the polls to elect state governors and other local officials.

Venezuela votes in regional election under international eye

Venezuelans line up to vote during regional elections, at a polling station in Caracas, Venezuela, Sunday, Nov. 21, 2021. Venezuelans go to the polls to elect state governors and other local officials.

November 21, 2021, 12:00pm Latest News

CARACAS, Venezuela — Venezuela’s electoral system was being put to the test Sunday, with millions of voters across the South American country casting ballots for thousands of races in highly scrutinized regional elections. Read story

FILE - Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok speaks during a session of the summit to support Sudan, May 17, 2021 at the Grand Palais Ephemere in Paris. On Sunday, Nov. 21, 2021, Sudan's military and civilian leaders signed a deal to reinstate Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok, who was deposed in a coup last month. According to the deal, the military will also release government officials and politicians arrested since the Oct. 25 coup. The country's top general, Abdel Fattah Burhan, said Hamdok will lead an independent technocratic Cabinet until elections can be held.

Sudan military leaders reinstate deposed prime minister

FILE - Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok speaks during a session of the summit to support Sudan, May 17, 2021 at the Grand Palais Ephemere in Paris. On Sunday, Nov. 21, 2021, Sudan's military and civilian leaders signed a deal to reinstate Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok, who was deposed in a coup last month. According to the deal, the military will also release government officials and politicians arrested since the Oct. 25 coup. The country's top general, Abdel Fattah Burhan, said Hamdok will lead an independent technocratic Cabinet until elections can be held.

November 21, 2021, 12:00pm Latest News

CAIRO — Sudan’s deposed prime minister signed a deal with the military on Sunday that will see him reinstated, almost a month after a military coup put him under house arrest. A key pro-democracy group that has mobilized dozens of protests had dismissed the deal as “a form of betrayal." Read story

An unusually deep low-pressure system and an atmospheric river as seen from space on the afternoon of Sunday, Oct.

60-foot waves exploded off the Pacific Coast during October’s bomb cyclone

An unusually deep low-pressure system and an atmospheric river as seen from space on the afternoon of Sunday, Oct.

November 21, 2021, 10:30am Latest News

LOS ANGELES — The bomb cyclone and atmospheric river that pummeled Northern California in late October produced exceptionally heavy rain and high winds. But it also battered the California coast with some epic ocean waves. During the storm, peak individual wave heights of as much as 60 feet were measured… Read story