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UK's Johnson defiant even as opponents tell him time is up

UK's Johnson defiant even as opponents tell him time is up

LONDON (AP) — British Treasury chief Nadhim Zahawi has called on Prime Minister Boris Johnson to resign, just 36 hours after Johnson put him in the job, while another newly appointed Cabinet minister quit her job.
Griner's Moscow trial resumes amid calls for US to seek deal

Griner's Moscow trial resumes amid calls for US to seek deal

MOSCOW (AP) — Jailed American basketball star Brittney Griner returns to a Russian court on Thursday amid a growing chorus of calls for Washington to do more to secure her release nearly five months after she was arrested on drug charges.
Police: Parade shooting suspect contemplated 2nd shooting

Police: Parade shooting suspect contemplated 2nd shooting

The man charged with killing seven people at an Independence Day parade confessed to police that he unleashed a hail of bullets from a rooftop in suburban Chicago and then fled to the Madison, Wisconsin, area, where he contemplated shooting up an event there
Britain's Boris Johnson battles to stay as PM amid revolt

Britain's Boris Johnson battles to stay as PM amid revolt

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson battled to remain in office Wednesday, brushing off calls for his resignation after three Cabinet ministers and a slew of junior officials said they could no longer serve under his scandal-plagued leadership
Iranian TV: Revolutionary Guard accuses diplomats of spying

Iranian TV: Revolutionary Guard accuses diplomats of spying

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranian state TV said Wednesday that the country’s paramilitary Revolutionary Guard has accused the deputy ambassador of the United Kingdom and other foreigners in the country of “espionage” and taking soil samples from prohibited
Hampered Nadal gets past Fritz at Wimbledon; Kyrgios next

Hampered Nadal gets past Fritz at Wimbledon; Kyrgios next

WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — Wincing from abdominal pain, unable to ply his customary relentless style of tennis, Rafael Nadal though he might need to stop playing in the Wimbledon quarterfinals against Taylor Fritz.
New report details missed chances to stop Uvalde shooting

New report details missed chances to stop Uvalde shooting

A police officer armed with a rifle watched the gunman in the Uvalde elementary school massacre walk toward the campus but did not fire while waiting for permission from a supervisor to shoot
US to diversify infant formula industry to avoid shortages

US to diversify infant formula industry to avoid shortages

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Biden administration is looking to help foreign makers of baby formula stay on the U.S.
Wisconsin court: Sex trafficking can be defense for homicide

Wisconsin court: Sex trafficking can be defense for homicide

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French PM vows to boost economy amid impact of Ukraine war

French PM vows to boost economy amid impact of Ukraine war

PARIS (AP) — French Prime Minister Elisabeth Borne vowed Wednesday to boost jobs, cut taxes, support purchasing power, tackle climate issues and help France better face the consequences of the war in Ukraine — including by nationalizing electricity g