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Stefanik, Fox News anchor spar over NYT report questioning her support of Trump – (The Hill)
Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-N.Y.) on Sunday pushed back against “Fox News Sunday” anchor Shannon Bream for referencing a report that questioned her past support of former President Trump as her name continues to be floated as his vice-presidential pick. In a conve…

Iran helicopter accident live: President, FM on missing aircraft – (Al Jazeera English)
Search operations underway to try and find the helicopter in mountainous East Azerbaijan province.

Fetterman mocks Menendez ‘blaming your wife’ strategy – (The Hill)
Sen. John Fetterman (D-Penn.) mocked Sen. Bob Menendez on Sunday for what he described as the New Jersey Democrat’s “blaming your wife” legal strategy in his bribery trial that kicked off in Manhattan last week. Fetterman responded to the opening statements i…

Trump attorney says Cohen ‘completely collapsed’ on stand in hush money case – (The Hill)
An attorney for former President Trump suggested on Sunday the former president’s defense team no longer needs to question Michael Cohen’s testimony after he “completely collapsed” on the stand last week. Cohen, Trump’s onetime fixer and attorney, took the wi…

Helicopter in Iranian president's convoy crashes - state media – (BBC News)
Helicopter in Iranian president's convoy crashes - state media

Two dead, five missing after suspected boat collision on Danube in Hungary – (Reuters)
Two people were killed and five others were missing after a suspected collision involving a small motor boat and a cruise ship on the Danube River north of Budapest late on Saturday, Hungarian police said.

Ukraine Shoots Down Fourth Russian Fighter Jet in Two Weeks: Kyiv – (Newsweek)
The 110th Separate Mechanized Brigade said: "Our skies will become hell for the occupying pilots."

Dominican Republic voters head to the polls with eyes on Haiti crisis – (Al Jazeera English)
Incumbent President Luis Abinader expected to have strong showing as his policies on migration, economy widely popular.

GOP lawmaker proposes sanctions against Georgian officials over Russian-inspired law – (The Hill)
Rep. Joe Wilson (R-S.C.) is readying legislation to sanction government officials in the country of Georgia over their pursuit of a Russian-inspired bill that has triggered unprecedented protests and drawn condemnation from U.S. and European Union officials. …

Helicopter carrying Iran’s president suffers ‘hard landing’: State TV – (Al Jazeera English)
Iranian state media say search operations are under way after incident near Jolfa in Iran’s East Azerbaijan province.

Helicopter carrying Iran's president Raisi makes rough landing, says state TV – (Reuters)
Initial reports indicate that a helicopter carrying the Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi faced a rough landing, Iranian state TV said on Sunday, adding that rescue teams are on their way to the site.

At least 66 dead as new floods hit Afghanistan’s Faryab province – (Al Jazeera English)
Flooding damaged more than 1,500 houses, swamped more than 400 hectares of agricultural land and killed livestock.

Helicopter carrying Iran's president suffers a 'hard landing,' state TV says, and rescue is underway – (Associated Press)
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A helicopter carrying Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi suffered a “hard landing” on Sunday, Iranian state media reported, without elaborating.

Trump Receives NRA Endorsement, Urges Gun Owners to ‘Be Rebellious and Vote’ – (Time)
Former President Trump urged gun owners to vote in the 2024 election as he addressed members of the NRA, which officially endorsed him.

‘Nothing left’: How climate change pushes Indigenous people from their land – (Al Jazeera English)
In Peru, a community of Ashaninka people starts the process of leaving their homeland as Amazon forests disappear.

Norfolk couple in their 20s live like it is the 1940s – (BBC News)
They dress in traditional clothing every day, own vintage furniture and limit time with technology.

Raskin on upside-down flag at Alito home: ‘It’s a very clear conflict of interest’ – (The Hill)
Rep. Jamie Raskin (D-Md.) said the upside-down flag that flew briefly at Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito’s home demonstrates a “very clear conflict of interest.” Raskin told MSNBC’s Jonathan Capehart during an interview Saturday that Alito’s response to Th…

Have Trump prosecutors made their case at hush-money trial? – (BBC News)
As the final witness testifies, legal experts assess the evidence so far and chances of a conviction.

Crockett to Greene: ‘Don’t come for me’ – (The Hill)
Rep. Jasmine Crockett (D-Texas) warned Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) to not come after her after the two lawmakers clashed during a House committee hearing Thursday night. “Don’t come for me,” Crockett told MSNBC’s Katie Phang when asked if she had any …

Biden likely to face pro-Palestine protests at iconic Morehouse College – (Al Jazeera English)
The mainly Black institution of Martin Luther King Jr has been site of protests calling for end to the killings in Gaza.


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WATCH LIVE: Biden to deliver Morehouse graduation speech as agitators interrupt commencements nationwide | Fox News Video – (Fox News)
"It will meet the moment. And I think you will hear directly from the president on how he sees obviously the future of this country, and also the community that they represent."

Democratic senators open to expelling Menendez if convicted, as party leaders struggle with indicted members – (CNN)
Democratic senators are signaling an openness to expelling Sen. Bob Menendez if he’s convicted in his corruption trial, as House and Senate leaders tread carefully around their indicted colleagues.

He was acquitted on charges related to the Gretchen Whitmer kidnapping plot. Now he’s running for sheriff – (CNN)
Eric Molitor, who was acquitted on charges linked to a 2020 plot to kidnap Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, is now looking to unseat an incumbent county sheriff.

Iranian president experiences 'hard landing' in helicopter: Iranian media – (Fox News)
Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi experienced a "rough landing" in a helicopter on Sunday, according to Iranian media.

Transgender high school runner in Oregon hears boos from crowd after winning girls' 200-meter state title – (Fox News)
Transgender runner Aayden Gallagher, a sophomore at McDaniel High School, won the Oregon Girls' 6A 200-meter state championship on Saturday and was booed.

Opinion: Credibility is the key at Trump trial – (CNN)
Demolishing star witness Michael Cohen’s credibility is central to the defense effort to persuade jurors that there’s reasonable doubt former President Donald Trump intended to falsify business records to hide the hush-money payment to Stormy Daniels.

Finance expert sounds alarm over 'spaving' trend: An old 'trap' with a new name hitting your wallet – (Fox News)
Kuderna Financial Team founder and "What Should I Do with My Money?" author Bryan Kuderna shares advice to consumers on how to avoid falling for the 'spaving' trap.

Experts reveal major 'downside' to potential Trump VP pick: 'No wow factor' – (Fox News)
North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum doesn't have the "wow factor" necessary to be former President Trump's running mate, experts largely agree.

Central US faces severe weather threat, with tornadoes, large hail and damaging winds possible – (CNN)
Millions across parts of the Central Plains are at risk for severe weather Sunday that could bring tornadoes, large hail and damaging winds to the area.

Florida fisherman catches 12-foot tiger shark: ‘One to remember’ – (Fox News)
Florida fisherman, Owen Prior, reeled in a 12-foot tiger shark last weekend with the help of friends, which he said was a record for him with that type for shark.

Jessica Biel almost quit Hollywood before ‘The Sinner,’ admits she's 'still fighting' for roles – (Fox News)
Actress Jessica Biel recalled she almost quit Hollywood before starring in and executive-producing the 2017 hit miniseries "The Sinner."

Rep. Crockett ripped for hawking T-shirt based on feud with MTG: ‘Start by spelling your last name correctly’ – (Fox News)
Social media users criticized Rep. Jasmine Crockett, D-Texas, after she promoted merch off of her feud with Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, R-Ga., this week that had her named apparently misspelled.

Philippine mayor accused of acting as Chinese asset amid investigation, tensions – (Fox News)
Alice Guo provided what Philippine senators called "opaque" answers to questions about her background, leading to serious allegations about her allegiances.

Magician David Copperfield denies sexual assault and misconduct allegations in The Guardian – (CNN)
Magician David Copperfield has denied allegations of sexual assault and misconduct, published in a report on Wednesday from The Guardian.

‘Self-determined’: Activists explain coining the term ‘Asian American’ | CNN – (CNN)
It’s Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, a time that celebrates the history of more than 50 ethnic groups. So where did the term ‘Asian American’ even come from? Two activists who helped coin the term in 1968, Vicci Wong and Dr. Floyd Huen, ex…

Could your car make you sick? Study highlights potentially cancerous toxins in vehicles – (Fox News)
Americans may be breathing in cancer-causing chemicals while they're driving, recent research suggested. Environmental experts offered input on the potential risk.

Hats and gloves come out as coldest May since 1950 grips Chile’s capital region – (CNN)
Straphangers at bus stops clutch steaming coffees and huddle for warmth. On the horizon, views of the Andes are as spectacular as ever, their snow-capped peaks gleaming extra bright after an early season storm

Crockett speaks out about fight in Congress with Marjorie Taylor Greene | CNN Politics – (CNN)
Democratic Rep. Jasmine Crockett spoke to CNN’s Abby Philip about her conflict with Republican Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene following a tense House Oversight Committee markup on holding Attorney General Merrick Garland in contempt.

Ad dares Trump to testify in hush money case. Hear why legal expert says he won’t | CNN Politics – (CNN)
Centrist political group Third Way released an advertisement daring former President Donald Trump to testify in his criminal hush money trial in New York. Legal analyst Terri Austin weighs in on whether Trump’s lawyers will let him testify.

Exclusive: Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs seen physically assaulting Cassie Ventura in 2016 surveillance video obtained by CNN – (CNN)
A 2016 surveillance video obtained exclusively by CNN shows Sean “Diddy” Combs grab, shove, drag and kick his then-girlfriend Cassie Ventura during an altercation that matches allegations in a now-settled federal lawsuit filed by Ventura in November.


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