Smollett defense set to cross-examine star state witness
Jussie Smollett's legal team Thursday will seek to dent the credibility of a star state witness who the day before testified about how he said the former "Empire" actor recruited him and his brother to stage a racist, homophobic attack on Smollett.
Michigan teen, 15, charged in Oxford High School shootingA 15-year-old boy has been denied bail and moved to jail after being charged in a Michigan school shooting that killed four students and injured others
Smollett defense set to cross-examine star state witnessJussie Smollett's legal team will seek to dent the credibility of a star state witness who testified about how he said the former 'Empire' actor recruited him and his brother to stage a racist, homophobic attack on Smollett
1st US case of COVID omicron variant confirmed in CaliforniaA person in California who had been vaccinated against COVID-19 became the first in the U.S. to have an identified case of the omicron variant, the White House announced Wednesday as scientists continue to study the risks posed by the new virus strain.
AP: US military explosives vanish, emerge in civilian worldAn Associated Press investigation has found that the U.S. military has a missing explosives problem
Austria's ex-chancellor Kurz says he's leaving politicsAustria's former chancellor, Sebastian Kurz, said Thursday that he is quitting politics two months after stepping down as leader amid corruption allegations
India confirms omicron variant cases, says get the shot nowIndia has confirmed its first two cases of the omicron coronavirus variant
Rights group says Myanmar forces purposely killed protestersHuman Rights Watch says the killing of at least 65 protesters in Myanmar's biggest city on March 14 this year was planned and premeditated
Justices signal they'll OK new abortion limits, may toss RoeThe Supreme Court's conservative majority on Wednesday signaled it would uphold Mississippi's 15-week ban on abortion and may go much further to overturn the nationwide right to abortion that has existed for nearly 50 years.
Mysteries of omicron variant could take weeks to untangleA pandemic-weary world faces weeks of confusing uncertainty as countries restrict travel and take other steps to halt the newest potentially risky coronavirus mutant before anyone knows just how dangerous omicron really is.
Live updates: Germany shuts out unvaccinated, eyes mandateGermans who aren't vaccinated are to be excluded from nonessential stores, cultural and recreational venues
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