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UVA Shooting: Prosecutor announces more charges against suspect in campus shooting before his first scheduled court appearance

UVA Shooting: Suspect accused of killing 3 University of Virginia football players is denied bond as new revelations emerge

CNN — The student accused of killing three University of Virginia football players after a school field trip was denied bail Wednesday during a court hearing in Charlottesville. According to a witness, suspect Christopher Darnell Jones Jr. shot one of the players, Devin Chandler, while he was sleeping, the Albemarle County prosecutor said. Fellow UVA …

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UVA Shooting: Prosecutor announces more charges against suspect in campus shooting before his first scheduled court appearance

UVA Shooting: Prosecutor announces more charges against suspect in campus shooting before his first scheduled court appearance

CNN — Additional charges were announced Tuesday against the man accused of killing three football players and wounding two others in a weekend shooting at the University of Virginia ahead of his initial court appearance Wednesday. The new charges – two counts of malicious wounding, each accompanied by a firearm charge – are related to …

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Sharon Lokedi and Evans Chebet complete Kenyan double at New York City Marathon

Sharon Lokedi and Evans Chebet complete Kenyan double at New York City Marathon

CNN — Kenya’s Sharon Lokedi was a surprise winner of the women’s New York City Marathon on Sunday, while Evans Chebet won the men’s race to complete a Kenyan double. Lokedi, competing over the 26.2-mile distance for the first time in his career, pulled away from Israel’s Lonah Chemtai Salpeter in the closing stages, finishing …

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Astros throw the World Series' first combined no-hitter against the Phillies

Astros throw the World Series’ first combined no-hitter against the Phillies

CNN — Cristian Javier’s parents had a notion he’d deliver something special in Game 4 of the World Series. And the Houston Astros starter, with three of his fellow hurlers, would prove them right. The Astros on Wednesday produced the first combined no-hitter in World Series history – and the Fall Classic’s second no-hitter overall …

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US women's gymnastics team wins historic gold medal at world championships in Liverpool

US women’s gymnastics team wins historic gold medal at world championships in Liverpool

CNN — The US women’s gymnastics team has claimed a record-breaking sixth world championships gold medal in a row – even without Simone Biles. The team was competing for the first time without the four-time Olympic gold medalist in over a decade, but blew away the competition in the English city of Liverpool with a …

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Univ.  of Michigan head football coach Jim Harbaugh expects Michigan State football players to be charged

Univ. of Michigan head football coach Jim Harbaugh expects Michigan State football players to be charged

CNN — University of Michigan head football coach Jim Harbaugh told reporters Monday that he believes the Michigan State University football players involved in a post-game fight at Michigan Stadium on Saturday will face criminal charges. Two Michigan football players, Gemon Green and Ja’Den McBurrows, have injuries from the fight, Harbaugh said. “There needs to …

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Texas girls among first children in US to die from flu this season

Texas girls among first children in US to die from flu this season

Correction: Information obtained from Texas health officials indicates the Rio Grande Valley girl whose death is attributed to the flu was not the first to flu-related death of the 2022-2023 flu season. The Valley child was the second confirmed death in Texas. HIDALGO COUNTY, Texas (ValleyCentral) — Hidalgo County officials have confirmed to ValleyCentral that …

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Texas girl first child in US to die from flu this season

Texas girl first child in US to die from flu this season

HIDALGO COUNTY, Texas (KVEO) — Officials in Hidalgo County, Texas, have confirmed that a 3-year-old girl’s death earlier this month was flu-related. The child’s death is the nation’s first confirmed pediatric flu death in the United States for the 2022 flu season, according to CDC data updated Friday morning. County health officials had said the …

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