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Former Player, Labor Lawyer Lead MLB into 9th Work Stoppage

Former Player, Labor Lawyer Lead MLB into 9th Work Stoppage

NEW YORK — Tony Clark was a minor league prospect in the Detroit Tigers' system and Rob Manfred a junior lawyer on Major League Baseball management's legal team during the sport's last work stoppage.
Fourth Student Dies from Michigan High School Shooting

Fourth Student Dies from Michigan High School Shooting

OXFORD TOWNSHIP, Mich. — A fourth student, a 17-year-old boy, died Wednesday from wounds he suffered when a sophomore opened fire at a Michigan high school a day earlier, authorities said.
EU Chief Calls for Debate on Making COVID-19 Jabs Mandatory

EU Chief Calls for Debate on Making COVID-19 Jabs Mandatory

BRUSSELS — The chief of the European Union's executive arm said Wednesday that EU nations should consider making COVID-19 vaccinations mandatory because too many people still refuse to get shots voluntarily.
New Dinosaur Species from Chile Had a Unique Slashing Tail

New Dinosaur Species from Chile Had a Unique Slashing Tail

Fossils found in Chile are from a strange-looking dog-sized dinosaur species that had a unique slashing tail weapon, scientists reported Wednesday.
Putin Demands NATO Guarantees Not to Expand Eastward

Putin Demands NATO Guarantees Not to Expand Eastward

MOSCOW — President Vladimir Putin said Wednesday that Moscow would seek Western guarantees precluding any further NATO expansion and deployment of its weapons near his country's borders, a stern demand that comes amid fears of a Russian invasion of Ukraine.
Stephanopoulos to Interview Baldwin about Set Shooting

Stephanopoulos to Interview Baldwin about Set Shooting

NEW YORK — George Stephanopoulos of ABC News will conduct an hourlong interview with Alec Baldwin to air Thursday about the shooting on the set of the movie "Rust.
Weather Vanes: Exhibit Looks at Artworks with a Purpose

Weather Vanes: Exhibit Looks at Artworks with a Purpose

Perched atop churches, barns, businesses, homes and seats of government, weather vanes have over hundreds of years taken the form of everything from farm animals to pets, storybook figures to race cars.
Hundreds of NYC Jailers Face Suspension Over Vaccine Mandate

Hundreds of NYC Jailers Face Suspension Over Vaccine Mandate

NEW YORK — New York City’s troubled jail system is facing more turmoil: the suspension of potentially hundreds of corrections officers for failing to meet a Tuesday night deadline to get vaccinated against COVID-19.
Fauci Says COVID Diverted Resources from Fighting AIDS

Fauci Says COVID Diverted Resources from Fighting AIDS

UNITED NATIONS — Dr. Anthony Fauci, the top US infectious disease expert, said Tuesday the COVID-19 pandemic has diverted scientific and financial resources from the fight against AIDS, seriously impeding global efforts to achieve the U.
Scientists to Map Fungal Networks, Determine Climate Role

Scientists to Map Fungal Networks, Determine Climate Role

BERLIN — Scientists from the United States and Europe announced plans Tuesday to create the biggest map of underground fungal networks, arguing they are an important but overlooked piece in the puzzle of how to tackle climate change.