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Vaccine passport protests in Europe draw thousands of people

  • vaccine: In Sweden, where vaccine certificates are required to attend indoor events with more than 50 people, some 3,000 demonstrators marched though central Stockholm and assembled in a main square for a protest organized by the Frihetsrorelsen- or Freedom Movement.
  • require: In Sweden, where vaccine certificates are required to attend indoor events with more than 50 people, some 3,000 demonstrators marched though central Stockholm and assembled in a main square for a protest organized by the Frihetsrorelsen- or Freedom Movement.
  • attend: In Sweden, where vaccine certificates are required to attend indoor events with more than 50 people, some 3,000 demonstrators marched though central Stockholm and assembled in a main square for a protest organized by the Frihetsrorelsen- or Freedom Movement.
  • demonstrator: In Sweden, where vaccine certificates are required to attend indoor events with more than 50 people, some 3,000 demonstrators marched though central Stockholm and assembled in a main square for a protest organized by the Frihetsrorelsen- or Freedom Movement.
  • protest: In Sweden, where vaccine certificates are required to attend indoor events with more than 50 people, some 3,000 demonstrators marched though central Stockholm and assembled in a main square for a protest organized by the Frihetsrorelsen- or Freedom Movement.

Don't approach lab monkey missing after crash, people told

  • crash: Don't approach lab monkey missing after crash, people told.
  • urge: State troopers urged people not to look for or capture the cynomolgus monkey following the Friday afternoon crash on a state highway near an Interstate 80 exit in Montour County.
  • capture: State troopers urged people not to look for or capture the cynomolgus monkey following the Friday afternoon crash on a state highway near an Interstate 80 exit in Montour County.
  • crash: State troopers urged people not to look for or capture the cynomolgus monkey following the Friday afternoon crash on a state highway near an Interstate 80 exit in Montour County.
  • contact: Anyone who sees or locates the monkey is asked not to approach, attempt to catch, or come in contact with the monkey.

Blinken Authorizes Baltic Countries to Send US Weapons to Ukraine

  • stark: Blinken, in particular, described the impasse in stark terms.
  • amass: U.S. officials say Russia has amassed nearly 100,000 troops along its border with Ukraine, including in Belarus and in occupied Crimea.
  • troops: U.S. officials say Russia has amassed nearly 100,000 troops along its border with Ukraine, including in Belarus and in occupied Crimea.
  • border: U.S. officials say Russia has amassed nearly 100,000 troops along its border with Ukraine, including in Belarus and in occupied Crimea.
  • significant: They have a significant force posture there and that hasn't decreased.

Port Authority police officer charged over ‘inappropriate’ relationship with 19-year-old homeless wo...

  • allege: Prosecutors allege Mr Simmonds using a Port Authority voucher meant for work-related duty to pay for a hotel with the 19-year-old woman in Times Square in April 2018.
  • plead: The police officer appeared in Manhattan Supreme Court on Friday where he pleaded not guilty to felony charges of tampering with public records, offering a false instrument for filing and four misconduct misdemeanour charges.
  • guilty: The police officer appeared in Manhattan Supreme Court on Friday where he pleaded not guilty to felony charges of tampering with public records, offering a false instrument for filing and four misconduct misdemeanour charges.
  • felony: The police officer appeared in Manhattan Supreme Court on Friday where he pleaded not guilty to felony charges of tampering with public records, offering a false instrument for filing and four misconduct misdemeanour charges.
  • tamper: The police officer appeared in Manhattan Supreme Court on Friday where he pleaded not guilty to felony charges of tampering with public records, offering a false instrument for filing and four misconduct misdemeanour charges.

Argument over barking dogs may have sparked deadly Edgewood shooting

  • vehicle: His body had fallen from a 1994 green Ford Explorer, and his legs were still in the vehicle, according to search warrants filed last week in Santa Fe County Magistrate Court.
  • warrant: His body had fallen from a 1994 green Ford Explorer, and his legs were still in the vehicle, according to search warrants filed last week in Santa Fe County Magistrate Court.
  • obtain: State police obtained three search warrants for the property: one for La Fleur's vehicle, one for the property where he died and one for DNA samples from the potential shooter.
  • warrant: State police obtained three search warrants for the property: one for La Fleur's vehicle, one for the property where he died and one for DNA samples from the potential shooter.
  • vehicle: State police obtained three search warrants for the property: one for La Fleur's vehicle, one for the property where he died and one for DNA samples from the potential shooter.

Appeals court upholds Richmond man's child molesting convictions

  • sentence: Randy L. Bussen, 31, is serving a 37-year sentence in the Miami Correctional Facility in Bunker Hill, according to Indiana Department of Correction records.
  • jury: A Wayne County jury convicted Bussen on April 7 of two Level 1 felony counts of child mol esting, and Judge Charles Todd Jr. issued the aggravated sentence that's seven years more than the standard for a Level 1 felony conviction.
  • felony: A Wayne County jury convicted Bussen on April 7 of two Level 1 felony counts of child mol esting, and Judge Charles Todd Jr. issued the aggravated sentence that's seven years more than the standard for a Level 1 felony conviction.
  • issue: A Wayne County jury convicted Bussen on April 7 of two Level 1 felony counts of child mol esting, and Judge Charles Todd Jr. issued the aggravated sentence that's seven years more than the standard for a Level 1 felony conviction.
  • sentence: A Wayne County jury convicted Bussen on April 7 of two Level 1 felony counts of child mol esting, and Judge Charles Todd Jr. issued the aggravated sentence that's seven years more than the standard for a Level 1 felony conviction.

Jury convicts Houma teen in deadly Christmas Eve shooting

  • murder: A Houma teenager was convicted of murder Friday night in a deadly Christmas Eve shooting in 2019.
  • jury: Following about two hours of deliberations, a 12-member jury found Torrance Verdin, 17, guilty of second-degree murder and attempted second-degree murder.
  • guilty: Following about two hours of deliberations, a 12-member jury found Torrance Verdin, 17, guilty of second-degree murder and attempted second-degree murder.
  • murder: Following about two hours of deliberations, a 12-member jury found Torrance Verdin, 17, guilty of second-degree murder and attempted second-degree murder.
  • murder: Following about two hours of deliberations, a 12-member jury found Torrance Verdin, 17, guilty of second-degree murder and attempted second-degree murder.

Bicyclist killed in collision with car on King Street near Cocoa

  • collision: Bicyclist killed in collision with car on King Street near Cocoa.
  • vehicle: A sedan traveling in the same direction struck the bicyclist with the driver 's-side front of the vehicle, throwing the man off his bicycle.
  • crash: Another fatal crash: Woman dies in fiery Titusville car crash.
  • crash: Another fatal crash: Woman dies in fiery Titusville car crash.
  • indict: Indicted after the death of his daughte r: Palm Bay man indicted by grand jury on first-degree murder charge after death of infant daughter.

Local traffic stop ends in guilty pleas of multi-state federal fraud case

  • guilty: Local traffic stop ends in guilty pleas of multi-state federal fraud case.
  • plea: Local traffic stop ends in guilty pleas of multi-state federal fraud case.
  • federal: Local traffic stop ends in guilty pleas of multi-state federal fraud case.
  • vehicle: Richard Sikes stopped a vehicle for speeding down U.S. 341 on an afternoon in March 2019, the behavior of the vehicle's occupants made him suspect more was afoot than just doing 85 mph in a 55 mph zone.
  • behavior: Richard Sikes stopped a vehicle for speeding down U.S. 341 on an afternoon in March 2019, the behavior of the vehicle's occupants made him suspect more was afoot than just doing 85 mph in a 55 mph zone.

Conditions for youth at Long Creek have improved, corrections commissioner tells lawmakers

  • improve: Conditions for youth at Long Creek have improved, corrections commissioner tells lawmakers.
  • lawmaker: Conditions for youth at Long Creek have improved, corrections commissioner tells lawmakers.
  • release: Corrections Commissioner Randall Liberty delivered his progress report to the Criminal Justice and Public Safety Committee on Friday in the wake of the release last month a study of the violence by outside experts who found that the persistent shortage of corrections officers and teachers created a toxic environment with incarcerated youths left to their own devices without engagement from adults.
  • violence: Corrections Commissioner Randall Liberty delivered his progress report to the Criminal Justice and Public Safety Committee on Friday in the wake of the release last month a study of the violence by outside experts who found that the persistent shortage of corrections officers and teachers created a toxic environment with incarcerated youths left to their own devices without engagement from adults.
  • expert: Corrections Commissioner Randall Liberty delivered his progress report to the Criminal Justice and Public Safety Committee on Friday in the wake of the release last month a study of the violence by outside experts who found that the persistent shortage of corrections officers and teachers created a toxic environment with incarcerated youths left to their own devices without engagement from adults.

St. Paul teens face combined 31 charges for carjacking spree across metro

  • combine: St. Paul teens face combined 31 charges for carjacking spree across metro.
  • aggravate: Kashawn Jason Wertman, 18, and Nautica Alaja A rgue, 19, were charged Friday in Hennepin County District Court with robbery, aggravated robbery and theft in connection with the Jan. 7-17 carjacking spree.
  • excellent: The excellent police work by the numerous law enforcement agencies in the greater Twin Cities area has resulted in the apprehension of two dangerous people, who had terrorized countless community members," Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman said in a statement.
  • numerous: The excellent police work by the numerous law enforcement agencies in the greater Twin Cities area has resulted in the apprehension of two dangerous people, who had terrorized countless community members," Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman said in a statement.
  • apprehension: The excellent police work by the numerous law enforcement agencies in the greater Twin Cities area has resulted in the apprehension of two dangerous people, who had terrorized countless community members," Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman said in a statement.

Police: Northern Maine couple arrested after bogus money used at the county jail

  • arrest: Police: Northern Maine couple arrested after bogus money used at the county jail.
  • bogus: Police: Northern Maine couple arrested after bogus money used at the county jail.
  • jail: Police: Northern Maine couple arrested after bogus money used at the county jail.
  • arrest: Northern Maine couple arrested after bogus money used at the county jail.
  • bogus: Northern Maine couple arrested after bogus money used at the county jail.

Cops: Six arrested in Circle K robbery

  • arrest: Police said a thorough investigation into the armed robbery led to the arrests Thursday evening of a 20-year-old woman, an 18-year-old man, two 18-year-old women and two 16-year-old girls.
  • juvenile: The two teens were handed over to juvenile authorities and booked into the Regional Youth Detention Center in Waycross, police said.
  • crime: Because the crime involved a firearm, they are being charged as adults.
  • involve: Because the crime involved a firearm, they are being charged as adults.
  • obtain: The clerk told police that " three to four subjects dressed in all black entered the store," according to the police report obtained Friday by The News.

Stalking bills in Annapolis seek to expand definition, penalties

  • advocate: Advocating for the passage of House Bills 110 and 148 during Stalking Awareness Month this January will be Chief Assistant State's Attorney Brett Engler, head of the new Domestic Violence Unit within the Frederick County State's Attorney's Office.
  • passage: Advocating for the passage of House Bills 110 and 148 during Stalking Awareness Month this January will be Chief Assistant State's Attorney Brett Engler, head of the new Domestic Violence Unit within the Frederick County State's Attorney's Office.
  • penalty: A person could be convicted of stalking multiple times and still face the same penalty, Engler said, and stalking is only considered a misdemeanor.
  • misdemeanor: A person could be convicted of stalking multiple times and still face the same penalty, Engler said, and stalking is only considered a misdemeanor.
  • penalty: The harsher penalty would also apply to situations in which the victim had a protective order against the offender at the time of the stalking offense and take into account out-of-state stalking convictions.

Deputy says Shetler grabbed for gun during arrest; new charges added

  • arrest: Deputy says Shetler grabbed for gun during arrest; new charges added.
  • acquittal: The testimony from Shipley contrasted statements by Shetler, who told media last month he was " attacked" by officers in retaliation for his acquittal on a homicide charge in the 2015 fatal shooting of Lloyd Reed Jr., a St. Clair Township police officer.
  • investigator: According to investigators, Shetler failed to appear for a hearing and a bench warrant was ordered, leading to a search that included a mobile home on Shrum Hill Road.
  • warrant: According to investigators, Shetler failed to appear for a hearing and a bench warrant was ordered, leading to a search that included a mobile home on Shrum Hill Road.
  • account: By Shipley's account, deputies announced their presence and said that they possessed a warrant, advising Shetler to surrender.

Suspect spotted inside home under construction facing burglary charges

  • vehicle: William Davis said the officer who noticed the vehicle parked about 11 p.m. near Coyote Drive and Concord Lane spotted someone moving about inside a house that is under construction and called for back up.
  • site: As officers approached the job site, a man came out a window and tried to run, but he was caught with the assistance of a police dog and arrested.
  • arrest: As officers approached the job site, a man came out a window and tried to run, but he was caught with the assistance of a police dog and arrested.
  • suspect: Davis said the suspect had a backpack in his possession containing items commonly deemed burglary tools by police..
  • possession: Davis said the suspect had a backpack in his possession containing items commonly deemed burglary tools by police..

Suspect in 2016 fatal motorcycle crash to begin trial this week

  • crash: Suspect in 2016 fatal motorcycle crash to begin trial this week.
  • block: Joshua Joseph MacDonald-Pose, 34, of the 100 block of Murray Street, Medford, is accused of first-degree manslaughter, second-degree manslaughter, criminally negligent homicide, fleeing or attempting to elude a police officer as well as misdemeanor charges of driving twice under the influence of controlled substances, reckless driving and carrying a concealed weapon, according to a grand jury indictment filed in March of 2017.
  • accuse: Joshua Joseph MacDonald-Pose, 34, of the 100 block of Murray Street, Medford, is accused of first-degree manslaughter, second-degree manslaughter, criminally negligent homicide, fleeing or attempting to elude a police officer as well as misdemeanor charges of driving twice under the influence of controlled substances, reckless driving and carrying a concealed weapon, according to a grand jury indictment filed in March of 2017.
  • negligent: Joshua Joseph MacDonald-Pose, 34, of the 100 block of Murray Street, Medford, is accused of first-degree manslaughter, second-degree manslaughter, criminally negligent homicide, fleeing or attempting to elude a police officer as well as misdemeanor charges of driving twice under the influence of controlled substances, reckless driving and carrying a concealed weapon, according to a grand jury indictment filed in March of 2017.
  • flee: Joshua Joseph MacDonald-Pose, 34, of the 100 block of Murray Street, Medford, is accused of first-degree manslaughter, second-degree manslaughter, criminally negligent homicide, fleeing or attempting to elude a police officer as well as misdemeanor charges of driving twice under the influence of controlled substances, reckless driving and carrying a concealed weapon, according to a grand jury indictment filed in March of 2017.

Bedford County shooting suspect's Illinois charges put on ice until Pa. case resolves

  • suspect: Bedford County shooting suspect's Illinois charges put on ice until Pa.
  • conference: DeWitt County State Prosecutor Dan Markwell said that a pretrial conference for Orsino Thurman's Illinois case is scheduled for April, but as long as Thurman is in custody in Bedford County, Markwell's office will likely wait for the Pennsylvania case to be resolved before bringing him back to Illinois to face trial.
  • resolve: DeWitt County State Prosecutor Dan Markwell said that a pretrial conference for Orsino Thurman's Illinois case is scheduled for April, but as long as Thurman is in custody in Bedford County, Markwell's office will likely wait for the Pennsylvania case to be resolved before bringing him back to Illinois to face trial.
  • numerous: Thurman faces numerous felony charges stemming from a Sept. 15 chase that allegedly occurred after state police in Illinois tried to stop him for domestic battery against a woman at a nearby motel.
  • felony: Thurman faces numerous felony charges stemming from a Sept. 15 chase that allegedly occurred after state police in Illinois tried to stop him for domestic battery against a woman at a nearby motel.

Man charged in 2014 for thefts arraigned in court

  • arrest: An arrest warrant was issued shortly thereafter and remained open until his arrest earlier this week by an unknown police department.
  • warrant: An arrest warrant was issued shortly thereafter and remained open until his arrest earlier this week by an unknown police department.
  • issue: An arrest warrant was issued shortly thereafter and remained open until his arrest earlier this week by an unknown police department.
  • arrest: An arrest warrant was issued shortly thereafter and remained open until his arrest earlier this week by an unknown police department.
  • warrant: Gregg's attorney, Wendy Spillane, told Judge William Martin that her client " simply did not know" there was a warrant for his arrest.

Over 3,000 of Giuliani's communications released to prosecutors following FBI seizure

  • release: Over 3,000 of Giuliani's communications released to prosecutors following FBI seizure.
  • release: More than 3,000 of Rudy Giuliani's communications were released to prosecutors on Wednesday after a review of 18 devices that the FBI seized from the former Trump lawyer's possession last April.
  • device: More than 3,000 of Rudy Giuliani's communications were released to prosecutors on Wednesday after a review of 18 devices that the FBI seized from the former Trump lawyer's possession last April.
  • seize: More than 3,000 of Rudy Giuliani's communications were released to prosecutors on Wednesday after a review of 18 devices that the FBI seized from the former Trump lawyer's possession last April.
  • possession: More than 3,000 of Rudy Giuliani's communications were released to prosecutors on Wednesday after a review of 18 devices that the FBI seized from the former Trump lawyer's possession last April.

Prosecutors: Maquesha Ramey shot Rachel Likes multiple times in ex-boyfriend's driveway

  • emergency: Likes was pronounced dead at 5:28 p.m. in the emergency room at Galesburg Cottage Hospital.
  • witness: Hubbard was one of 13 witnesses called by the prosecution Friday in the first day of the trial of Maquesha Ramey, who is accused of shooting and killing Likes and faces three counts of first degree murder.
  • accuse: Hubbard was one of 13 witnesses called by the prosecution Friday in the first day of the trial of Maquesha Ramey, who is accused of shooting and killing Likes and faces three counts of first degree murder.
  • murder: Hubbard was one of 13 witnesses called by the prosecution Friday in the first day of the trial of Maquesha Ramey, who is accused of shooting and killing Likes and faces three counts of first degree murder.
  • murder: More: First degree murder trial over killing of Rachel Likes begins in Knox County.

Muncie man held on three meth-dealing counts

  • jail: A convicted meth dealer is back in the Delaware County jail, again accused of selling the drug.
  • accuse: A convicted meth dealer is back in the Delaware County jail, again accused of selling the drug.
  • accuse: The Muncie man is accused of selling informants with the Muncie-Delaware County Drug Task Force a total of 6.41 grams of meth in three transactions conducted since mid-January.
  • block: One of the deals allegedly took place in Adkins ' home, in the 2400 block of South Hoyt Avenue.
  • execute: In July 2020, Adkins was convicted of dealing in meth in Delaware Circuit Court 3, drawing a three-year executed sentence.

The Register-Guard changes how it covers crime to focus on safety, equity and solutions

  • crime: The Register-Guard changes how it covers crime to focus on safety, equity and solutions.
  • equity: The Register-Guard changes how it covers crime to focus on safety, equity and solutions.
  • principle: One of the core principles of journalism is to avoid causing unnecessary harm.
  • avoid: One of the core principles of journalism is to avoid causing unnecessary harm.
  • unnecessary: One of the core principles of journalism is to avoid causing unnecessary harm.

Man who threatened to kill Ocasio-Cortez, Pelosi pleads guilty to federal charges

  • threaten: Man who threatened to kill Ocasio-Cortez, Pelosi pleads guilty to federal charges.
  • plead: Man who threatened to kill Ocasio-Cortez, Pelosi pleads guilty to federal charges.
  • guilty: Man who threatened to kill Ocasio-Cortez, Pelosi pleads guilty to federal charges.
  • federal: Man who threatened to kill Ocasio-Cortez, Pelosi pleads guilty to federal charges.
  • resolution: Dec. 8, 2021 about a resolution condemning Rep. Lauren Boebert's ( R-Colo.

Car-to-car shooting sends man to a Fresno hospital. Victim drove to a Winco parking lot

  • apparent: A man was found shot at a store parking lot after an apparent disturbance at an apartment that led to a car-to-car shooting in southeast Fresno, police said.
  • vehicle: Leibee said the man told officers that there was a disturbance at the Ranchwood Condos at East Lane and South Chestnut Avenue; he left and a vehicle followed him and someone in it shot at him.
  • shell: Multiple shell casings were found and witnesses told officers that occupants in two vehicles that matched the description of the Lexus and the vehicle the gunshot victim reported were shooting at each other.
  • witness: Multiple shell casings were found and witnesses told officers that occupants in two vehicles that matched the description of the Lexus and the vehicle the gunshot victim reported were shooting at each other.
  • occupant: Multiple shell casings were found and witnesses told officers that occupants in two vehicles that matched the description of the Lexus and the vehicle the gunshot victim reported were shooting at each other.

In Kids' Book, US Supreme Court Justice Asks: Whom Have You Helped Today?

  • plastic: In the book, children help in a variety of ways: sending care packages to American soldiers overseas, recycling plastic bags, cleaning up a park, donating toys to a children's hospital and encouraging others to vote.
  • donate: In the book, children help in a variety of ways: sending care packages to American soldiers overseas, recycling plastic bags, cleaning up a park, donating toys to a children's hospital and encouraging others to vote.
  • encourage: In the book, children help in a variety of ways: sending care packages to American soldiers overseas, recycling plastic bags, cleaning up a park, donating toys to a children's hospital and encouraging others to vote.
  • telephone: I want kids to do this intentionally, to think that this is a requirement of living almost, that trying to figure out how they will make a better world should be a part of the charge of their living," said Sotoma yor, 67, in a telephone interview ahead of the book's publication.
  • publication: I want kids to do this intentionally, to think that this is a requirement of living almost, that trying to figure out how they will make a better world should be a part of the charge of their living," said Sotoma yor, 67, in a telephone interview ahead of the book's publication.

Michigan man charged in Muncie woman's severe beating

  • severely: A Michigan man has been charged with severely beating a woman in her Muncie apartment.
  • hair: Officers were told that during the attack, the Michigan man dragged the 23-year-old woman by her hair, pulling two braids from her scalp.
  • crash: State police: Parker City man drunk when he caused crash that hurt other driver.
  • treat: The woman was first treated at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital, and was transferred to Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis" due to the extent of the injury to her left ey e," an officer wrote.
  • battery: The Michigan man is also charged with domestic battery and domestic battery resulting in serious bodily injury, strangulation, interference with the reporting of a crime and criminal mischief.

NYPD cop killer’s argument with mother over diet led to fatal clash with police: sources

  • rant: McNeil also raged on social media, posting anti-government and anti-police rants on his Facebook page, police sources said.
  • dispatch: Officers Jason Riv era, 22, Wilbert Mora, ,27, and a third cop were dispatched to the apartment to quell a loud argument between McNeil and his mother about 6:30 p.m. Friday when they found the woman alone.
  • quell: Officers Jason Riv era, 22, Wilbert Mora, ,27, and a third cop were dispatched to the apartment to quell a loud argument between McNeil and his mother about 6:30 p.m. Friday when they found the woman alone.
  • loud: Officers Jason Riv era, 22, Wilbert Mora, ,27, and a third cop were dispatched to the apartment to quell a loud argument between McNeil and his mother about 6:30 p.m. Friday when they found the woman alone.
  • emerge: When the officers went to the back bedroom to talk to him, he emerged gripping a Glock 45 handgun with a high-capacity magazine that holds up to 40 rounds and opened fire.

Uzbeks Perplexed as US Veterans Link Illnesses to Air Base

  • resident: Residents living near Karshi-Khanabad harbor have fond memories of the American soldiers who served at the Uzbek air base widely known as K2 between 2001 and 2005, describing the period as one of their happiest times.
  • period: Residents living near Karshi-Khanabad harbor have fond memories of the American soldiers who served at the Uzbek air base widely known as K2 between 2001 and 2005, describing the period as one of their happiest times.
  • period: The American period was a wonderful time," said Oysaot Toparova, a resident now in her late 70s who served for many years as a politician in the adjacent village of Khanabad.
  • resident: The American period was a wonderful time," said Oysaot Toparova, a resident now in her late 70s who served for many years as a politician in the adjacent village of Khanabad.
  • village: The American period was a wonderful time," said Oysaot Toparova, a resident now in her late 70s who served for many years as a politician in the adjacent village of Khanabad.

New Approach to Teaching Race in School Divides New Mexico

  • overhaul: A proposal to overhaul New Mexico's social studies standards has stirred debate over how race should be taught in schools, with thousands of parents and teachers weighing in on changes that would dramatically increase instruction related to racial and social identity beginning in kindergarten.
  • debate: A proposal to overhaul New Mexico's social studies standards has stirred debate over how race should be taught in schools, with thousands of parents and teachers weighing in on changes that would dramatically increase instruction related to racial and social identity beginning in kindergarten.
  • weigh: A proposal to overhaul New Mexico's social studies standards has stirred debate over how race should be taught in schools, with thousands of parents and teachers weighing in on changes that would dramatically increase instruction related to racial and social identity beginning in kindergarten.
  • model: New Mexico officials say they hope their standards can be a model for the country of social studies teaching that is culturally responsive, as student populations grow increasingly diverse.
  • diverse: New Mexico officials say they hope their standards can be a model for the country of social studies teaching that is culturally responsive, as student populations grow increasingly diverse.

Coast along Virginia and the Carolinas gets snow, ice

  • urge: Authorities urged drivers to stay off the roads and highways, which forecasters said are slick and snow-packed in the storm's aftermath.
  • storm: Authorities urged drivers to stay off the roads and highways, which forecasters said are slick and snow-packed in the storm's aftermath.
  • storm: Saturday, the storm had mostly blown off the Atlantic Coast, leaving as much as six inches of snow in southeastern Virginia and northeastern North Carolina, meteorologists said.
  • further: Further south, there was ice in parts of coastal North Carolina, which stretched along much of the South Carolina coast as well, although in much smaller amounts.
  • stretch: Further south, there was ice in parts of coastal North Carolina, which stretched along much of the South Carolina coast as well, although in much smaller amounts.

Dog mutilation case investigated by Crawford County Sheriff's Office

  • investigate: The Crawford County Sheriff's Office is investigating how a dog's severed head ended up on a guardrail on Stetzer Road.
  • involve: Deputies went out and found the dog, and in the days following, the dog's owners were identified and the party involved as to putting the dog's head was identified, but that's about all I can tell you right now," Filliater said.
  • release: There's a couple people that we're looking at, but they're juveniles, so I can't release their information," he said.
  • information: There's a couple people that we're looking at, but they're juveniles, so I can't release their information," he said.
  • appropriate: Scott said his office will be working with the Crawford County prosecutor's office to determine if charges are appropriate.

Settlement proposed in civil case of ex-Shawnee Mission teacher who kicked kindergartner

  • settlement: Settlement proposed in civil case of ex-Shawnee Mission teacher who kicked kindergartner.
  • civil: Settlement proposed in civil case of ex-Shawnee Mission teacher who kicked kindergartner.
  • incident: Lawyers representing a child who was kicked by a Shawnee Mission schoolteacher during an incident captured on a school surveillance camera have arrived at a partial settlement agreement in their civil lawsuit, federal court records show.
  • capture: Lawyers representing a child who was kicked by a Shawnee Mission schoolteacher during an incident captured on a school surveillance camera have arrived at a partial settlement agreement in their civil lawsuit, federal court records show.
  • camera: Lawyers representing a child who was kicked by a Shawnee Mission schoolteacher during an incident captured on a school surveillance camera have arrived at a partial settlement agreement in their civil lawsuit, federal court records show.

Prosecutors will not file charges in a sex assault case that exposed dysfunction within MPD and over...

  • commission: Prosecutors will not file charges in a sex assault case that exposed dysfunction within MPD and oversight commission.
  • prominent: Milwaukee County prosecutors will not file charges against a prominent real-estate developer who was accused of sexual assault in a case that exposed a web of dysfunction within the Milwaukee Police Department and the civilian board that oversees it.
  • accuse: Milwaukee County prosecutors will not file charges against a prominent real-estate developer who was accused of sexual assault in a case that exposed a web of dysfunction within the Milwaukee Police Department and the civilian board that oversees it.
  • civilian: Milwaukee County prosecutors will not file charges against a prominent real-estate developer who was accused of sexual assault in a case that exposed a web of dysfunction within the Milwaukee Police Department and the civilian board that oversees it.
  • evidence: Prosecutors made the decision not to charge Kalan Haywood Sr., 47, after an investigation by the Wisconsin Department of Justice, saying they did not believe they had enough evidence to prove the case to a jury.

'Divine intervention': Man carrying own severed arm is saved

  • divine:
  • divine: It had to be divine intervention because two of my best guys just happened to be there sanding sidewalks," said Mary Ann Brenchick, director of Lewiston Public Works.
  • sand: It had to be divine intervention because two of my best guys just happened to be there sanding sidewalks," said Mary Ann Brenchick, director of Lewiston Public Works.
  • witness: Witnesses said the man's arm was cut off Friday near the shoulder, apparently in a workplace accident, the Sun Journal reported.
  • accident: Witnesses said the man's arm was cut off Friday near the shoulder, apparently in a workplace accident, the Sun Journal reported.

Virginia woman charged for threatening to bring guns to school over mask mandate

  • threaten: Virginia woman charged for threatening to bring guns to school over mask mandate.
  • mandate: Virginia woman charged for threatening to bring guns to school over mask mandate.
  • oral: A Virginia woman was charged Friday with making an oral threat on school property when she said at a school board meeting that she would show up with loaded guns if her children were required to wear masks at schools, according to the local police department.
  • require: A Virginia woman was charged Friday with making an oral threat on school property when she said at a school board meeting that she would show up with loaded guns if her children were required to wear masks at schools, according to the local police department.
  • discuss: The big picture: The school board had been discussing COVID-19 measures in school amid the spread of the Omicron variant and in response to an executive order by Governor Glenn Youngkin ( R) to overturn Virginia's mask mandate for public schools.

Pensacola police investigating early-morning shooting at Garden and Palafox streets

  • investigate: Pensacola police officers are investigating an apparent double shooting in downtown Pensacola early Saturday morning, according to a Pensacola Police Department news release.
  • apparent: Pensacola police officers are investigating an apparent double shooting in downtown Pensacola early Saturday morning, according to a Pensacola Police Department news release.
  • double: Pensacola police officers are investigating an apparent double shooting in downtown Pensacola early Saturday morning, according to a Pensacola Police Department news release.
  • release: Pensacola police officers are investigating an apparent double shooting in downtown Pensacola early Saturday morning, according to a Pensacola Police Department news release.
  • vehicle: An officer responded to the area and located a vehicle with several bullet holes abandoned on Palafox Street.

A film and documentary try to make sense of the Akai Gurley shooting

  • sense: A film and documentary try to make sense of the Akai Gurley shooting.
  • valid: Both the Black and Chinese communities were angry at the New York City Police Department for different, but valid, reasons.
  • partner: Liang, a rookie officer at the time, and his partner were patrolling a darkened stairwell at a public housing project known as the Pink Houses when Liang heard a noise and fired his gun.
  • noise: Liang, a rookie officer at the time, and his partner were patrolling a darkened stairwell at a public housing project known as the Pink Houses when Liang heard a noise and fired his gun.
  • bullet: The bullet ricocheted off a wall and killed a 29-year-old Black man named Akai Gurley.

Irish police investigate claim dead man taken to post office

  • autopsy: The force said an autopsy would be conducted to determine the cause of the man's death.
  • inquire: According to the Irish Times, one of the younger men had inquired about collecting someone's pension and was told that the recipient had to be present.
  • collect: According to the Irish Times, one of the younger men had inquired about collecting someone's pension and was told that the recipient had to be present.
  • pension: According to the Irish Times, one of the younger men had inquired about collecting someone's pension and was told that the recipient had to be present.
  • shock: Carlow Mayor Ken Murnane said the allegations had left townspeople in shock.

The 'weakest link in the supply chain': Thieves looting LA trains like the wild west

  • weak: The 'weakest link in the supply chain ': Thieves looting LA trains like the wild west.
  • loot: The 'weakest link in the supply chain ': Thieves looting LA trains like the wild west.
  • railroad: The railroad tracks in the Los Angeles neighborhood of Lincoln Heights look as though a twister swept through, with thousands of boxes, bags and trash littering the rails for blocks.
  • block: The railroad tracks in the Los Angeles neighborhood of Lincoln Heights look as though a twister swept through, with thousands of boxes, bags and trash littering the rails for blocks.
  • resident: For months, residents in the area say they 've watched the chaos unfold at all hours.

NYPD officer killed, another in critical condition after Harlem shooting, police say

  • suspect: The suspect was shot by a third officer and was in critical condition, a police spokesperson said early Saturday.
  • dispute: The officers responded about 6:15 p.m. to a 911 call regarding a woman having a dispute with her son, police said.
  • warn: The two officers were shot at without warning when they went down a narrow hallway to the rear bedroom where the suspect was, police said.
  • narrow: The two officers were shot at without warning when they went down a narrow hallway to the rear bedroom where the suspect was, police said.
  • suspect: The two officers were shot at without warning when they went down a narrow hallway to the rear bedroom where the suspect was, police said.

UN Weekly Roundup Jan. 15-21, 2022

  • international: Editor's note: Here is a fast take on what the international community has been up to this past week, as seen from the United Nations perch.
  • community: Editor's note: Here is a fast take on what the international community has been up to this past week, as seen from the United Nations perch.
  • express: Secretary-General Guterres expressed hope that there could be an opening to resolve the more than year-long conflict in northern Ethiopia, which has left millions on the brink of starvation.
  • resolve: Secretary-General Guterres expressed hope that there could be an opening to resolve the more than year-long conflict in northern Ethiopia, which has left millions on the brink of starvation.
  • conflict: Secretary-General Guterres expressed hope that there could be an opening to resolve the more than year-long conflict in northern Ethiopia, which has left millions on the brink of starvation.

Some money services reopen in Tonga, drinking water the priority

  • calamity: Tongans have demonstrated their resilience in this calamity and will get back on their feet," he said, speaking to Reuters from Tongatapu..
  • queue: Reuters) -Tongans queued for limited money services that were restored in the Pacific island's capital on Saturday, as the clean-up continued a week after a devastating volcanic eruption and tsunami.
  • resident: Sione Hufanga, the resident United Nations country coordination specialist, told Reuters that the agency is assisting the government in relief work as more people arrive at shelters and seek food and other supplies.

Former Seaman teacher admits victimizing nine different youths, pleads guilty to child porn charge

  • plead: Former Seaman teacher admits victimizing nine different youths, pleads guilty to child porn charge.
  • guilty: Former Seaman teacher admits victimizing nine different youths, pleads guilty to child porn charge.
  • plead: Former Seaman High School teacher and coach Jeffrey Pierce, shown here, pleaded guilty Friday to one count of producing child pornography in exchange for the dismissal of 11 other federal charges he faced.
  • guilty: Former Seaman High School teacher and coach Jeffrey Pierce, shown here, pleaded guilty Friday to one count of producing child pornography in exchange for the dismissal of 11 other federal charges he faced.
  • dismissal: Former Seaman High School teacher and coach Jeffrey Pierce, shown here, pleaded guilty Friday to one count of producing child pornography in exchange for the dismissal of 11 other federal charges he faced.

Experts: Facing Few Options, Biden Should Change Course on North Korea

  • expert: Experts say the Biden administration faces limited options for dealing with North Korea unless it drastically changes its course as Pyongyang considers the resumption of nuclear and long-range missile tests.
  • administration: Experts say the Biden administration faces limited options for dealing with North Korea unless it drastically changes its course as Pyongyang considers the resumption of nuclear and long-range missile tests.
  • option: Experts say the Biden administration faces limited options for dealing with North Korea unless it drastically changes its course as Pyongyang considers the resumption of nuclear and long-range missile tests.
  • course: Experts say the Biden administration faces limited options for dealing with North Korea unless it drastically changes its course as Pyongyang considers the resumption of nuclear and long-range missile tests.
  • resumption: Experts say the Biden administration faces limited options for dealing with North Korea unless it drastically changes its course as Pyongyang considers the resumption of nuclear and long-range missile tests.

US Suspends 44 Flights by Chinese Carriers After Beijing Action

  • remedial: It said China's suspensions of the flights " are adverse to the public interest and warrant proportionate remedial action.
  • government: The U.S. government said Friday it would suspend 44 China-bound flights from the United States by four Chinese carriers in response to the Chinese government's decision to suspend some U.S. carrier flights over COVID-19 concerns.
  • suspend: The U.S. government said Friday it would suspend 44 China-bound flights from the United States by four Chinese carriers in response to the Chinese government's decision to suspend some U.S. carrier flights over COVID-19 concerns.
  • government: The U.S. government said Friday it would suspend 44 China-bound flights from the United States by four Chinese carriers in response to the Chinese government's decision to suspend some U.S. carrier flights over COVID-19 concerns.
  • suspend: The U.S. government said Friday it would suspend 44 China-bound flights from the United States by four Chinese carriers in response to the Chinese government's decision to suspend some U.S. carrier flights over COVID-19 concerns.

Biden Pushes Expansion of Domestic Semiconductor Manufacturing

  • urge: He urged Congress to pass legislation to further expand domestic chip manufacturing, framing it in the context of strategic competition with China.
  • further: He urged Congress to pass legislation to further expand domestic chip manufacturing, framing it in the context of strategic competition with China.
  • expand: He urged Congress to pass legislation to further expand domestic chip manufacturing, framing it in the context of strategic competition with China.
  • brain: Semiconductor chips function as the brains of cars, medical equipment, household appliances and electronic devices.
  • equipment: Semiconductor chips function as the brains of cars, medical equipment, household appliances and electronic devices.

FBI: Laundrie admitted killing Gabby Petito in notebook

  • investigator: Investigators meanwhile announced that Laundrie, 23, had sent text messages to intentionally deceive people that Petito, 22, was still alive after he beat and strangled her in late August, according to a statement released by the FBI in Denver.
  • announce: Investigators meanwhile announced that Laundrie, 23, had sent text messages to intentionally deceive people that Petito, 22, was still alive after he beat and strangled her in late August, according to a statement released by the FBI in Denver.
  • message: Investigators meanwhile announced that Laundrie, 23, had sent text messages to intentionally deceive people that Petito, 22, was still alive after he beat and strangled her in late August, according to a statement released by the FBI in Denver.
  • alive: Investigators meanwhile announced that Laundrie, 23, had sent text messages to intentionally deceive people that Petito, 22, was still alive after he beat and strangled her in late August, according to a statement released by the FBI in Denver.
  • release: Investigators meanwhile announced that Laundrie, 23, had sent text messages to intentionally deceive people that Petito, 22, was still alive after he beat and strangled her in late August, according to a statement released by the FBI in Denver.

U.S. FDA declines to approve Pfizer-OPKO growth hormone deficiency treatment

  • deficiency: Reuters) -Pfizer Inc said on Friday the U.S. health regulator has declined to approve the treatment for growth hormone deficiency in children that it developed with partner OPKO Health Inc..
  • deficiency: We will work closely with the FDA to determine the best path forward to bring this important once-weekly treatment option to pediatric growth hormone deficiency patients and their familie s," said Brenda Cooperstone, chief development officer of Rare Disease, Pfizer Global Product Development.
  • deficiency: Growth hormone deficiency is a rare disorder where the pituitary gland does not produce enough growth hormone to stimulate the body to grow.