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Judge orders Dakota Access pipeline shut down pending review

Judge orders Dakota Access pipeline shut down pending review

FARGO, N.D.
Justices rule states can bind presidential electors' votes

Justices rule states can bind presidential electors' votes

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court ruled unanimously Monday that states can require presidential electors to back their states’ popular vote winner in the Electoral College.
Singer Tom Meighan leaves Kasabian amid 'personal issues'

Singer Tom Meighan leaves Kasabian amid 'personal issues'

LONDON — Frontman Tom Meighan has left British rockers Kasabian to deal with “personal issues,” the band said Monday. Kasabian said in a statement that Meighan “is stepping down from the band by mutual consent.
As Paris Fashion Week is streamed, critics look to future

As Paris Fashion Week is streamed, critics look to future

PARIS — The coronavirus pandemic has instilled extra unpredictability into the already fickle Paris Fashion Week.
1 ad, 3 accents: How Democrats aim to win Latino votes

1 ad, 3 accents: How Democrats aim to win Latino votes

WASHINGTON — The Spanish-language ads for Joe Biden used the same slogan to contrast him with President Donald Trump — “los cuentos no pagan las cuentas,” a play on words that roughly means “telling stories won't pay the bills.

Official: Tree falls on garage in storm, 19 to hospitals

PASADENA, Md. — A large tree toppled onto a detached garage in a Maryland neighbourhood where people attending a child's birthday party sought shelter from a storm, sending 19 people to hospitals Sunday afternoon, authorities said.

Woof Warning: Dog alerts owner to house fire next door

FRANKLIN, Tenn. — A dog in Tennessee became a hero on the Fourth of July by alerting her owner to a house fire next door.

Tropical Storm Edouard forms over far North Atlantic Ocean

MIAMI — Tropical Storm Edouard formed on Sunday evening over the far North Atlantic, but posed no immediate threat to land. The storm had top sustained winds of 40 mph (65 kph) and was centred at 11 p.m.
NHL, NHLPA agree on protocols to resume season

NHL, NHLPA agree on protocols to resume season

The NHL and NHL Players' Association agreed Sunday on protocols to resume the season, a major step toward the return of hockey this summer.
Sheriff: 2 dead, 8 hurt in South Carolina nightclub shooting

Sheriff: 2 dead, 8 hurt in South Carolina nightclub shooting

GREENVILLE, S.C. — A shooting at a nightclub early Sunday left two people dead and eight wounded in South Carolina, a sheriff's official said. Two Greenville County sheriff's deputies noticed a disturbance at Lavish Lounge just before 2 a.m.