John Fetterman returns to campaign after suffering stroke in May

Erie, Pennsylvania CNN — Pennsylvania Democratic Senate candidate John Fetterman returned to the campaign trail Friday night at a packed rally in Erie, three months after suffering a stroke that made him less visible in the state but n did not seem to dull its momentum. “Three months ago my life could have ended, but … Read more

10 people – including three children – have been killed in a house fire in Pennsylvania, state police say

CNN — Ten people – including three children – died following a fire in Nescopeck, Pennsylvania, early Friday morning, state police confirmed to CNN. The victims are between the ages of 5 and 79, according to the authorities. Nescopeck is about 95 miles northwest of Philadelphia. Authorities responded to the scene of a two-story house … Read more

Alex Jones on trial: Sandy Hook’s parents testify to the ‘hell’ he caused

New York CNN Business — Parents of a child who was murdered in the 2012 Sandy Hook shootings gave moving testimony in a Texas court on Tuesday, telling a jury that lies pushed by right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones have stained their son’s inheritance and tormented them for years. The jury hearing the case will … Read more

New York becomes the second major US city to declare a health emergency over monkeypox

CNN — New York City officials declared monkeypox a public health emergency on Saturday, saying the city is the epicenter of the state’s outbreak and the move will bolster measures to slow the spread of the disease. “We estimate that approximately 150,000 New Yorkers are currently at risk of exposure to monkeypox,” Mayor Eric Adams … Read more

Alex Jones’ company files for bankruptcy in Texas lawsuit to award damages to Sandy Hook families

New York CNN Business — The main company of right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones filed for bankruptcy protection on Friday, an unexpected move that comes as a lawsuit is underway in Texas to determine how much damages he will have to pay to the families of the two Sandy Hook victims who sued and obtained … Read more

US heatwave: Searing heat will bake much of the US this weekend, with the Northeast expected to see triple-digit temperatures

CNN — Relentless and oppressive heat will grip much of the United States this weekend, with the Northeast region expected to bear the brunt of it amid forecasts of near-record temperatures across the region. More than 85 million Americans from the central United States to the Northeast are subject to heat warnings or advisories on … Read more

CNN projects Trump-backed Dan Cox will win GOP governor’s primary in Maryland

CNN — Maryland Republicans have chosen state legislator Dan Cox, an election denier who has taken a series of hardline conservative stances, as their nominee for what will be one of the party’s toughest gubernatorial positions. midterm in November, CNN predicted. Cox won the GOP race to replace Republican term-limited Governor Larry Hogan. It is … Read more

More than 100 million people in the United States face excessive warnings or heat advisories as a dangerous heat wave continues

CNN — Heat alerts cover more than 20 states today and tomorrow across the Southern Plains and parts of the Northeast, and temperatures will exceed a century for 60 million people over the next week. Meanwhile, a similar heatwave is bringing all-time record high temperatures to Western Europe. “Dangerous heat will continue to affect much … Read more