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Author Salman Rushdie on ventilator after New York stabbing

CHAUTAUQUA, N.Y. (AP) — Salman Rushdie, whose novel “The Satanic Verses” drew death threats from Iran’s leader in the 1980s, was stabbed in the neck and abdomen Friday by a man who rushed the stage


The search warrant for Trump's Mar-a-Lago home has been released. Here's what it says.

A federal judge on Friday released the warrant to search former President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago home after the Justice Department filed a motion calling for it to be made public.


Republicans are rallying around Trump following the FBI raid. That’s good news for Biden.

WASHINGTON — The Republican Party’s post-FBI-raid rally around former President Donald Trump could provide an inadvertent boost to another politician: President Joe Biden.Biden wouldn’t dare touch


National Archives counters Trump’s baseless claims about Obama records

The National Archives and Records Administration issued a statement Friday in an attempt to counter misstatements about former president Barack Obama’s presidential records after several days of


UPDATE 11-Salman Rushdie, novelist who drew death threats, on ventilator after New York stabbing

(Adds White House comment) By Kanishka Singh and Jonathan Allen NEW YORK, Aug 12 (Reuters) - Salman Rushdie, the Indian-born novelist who spent years in hiding after Iran urged Muslims to kill


Some Trump Allies Reportedly Are Trying To 'Go Dark' Amid Search Warrant Revelations

Donald Trump’s allies are suddenly not quite so eager to defend him and attack the FBI over agents’ search of the former president’s Mar-a-Lago home amid new reports about what might have been found


Idaho top court allows near-total abortion ban to take effect

By Nate Raymond (Reuters) -Idaho's top court on Friday refused to stop a Republican-backed state law criminalizing nearly all abortions from taking effect after the U.S. Supreme Court overturned


How Democrats’ surprise climate and health care bill came together after months of setbacks and reversals

WASHINGTON — Like many others in this town, Sen. Kyrsten Sinema first saw the news on Twitter.Her fellow centrist Democrat, Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia, had cut a surprise deal with Majority


Praise, worry in Iran after Rushdie attack; government quiet

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranians reacted with praise and worry Saturday over the attack on novelist Salman Rushdie, the target of a decades-old fatwa by the late Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ruhollah


Why is the world so worried about Ukraine's Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant?

The horrors of Russia’s invasion have so far been visited on the Ukrainian people. But intensifying fighting around a nuclear power plant — Europe’s largest — could put swaths of the continent at


Russian shelling heavy in east; Ukraine strikes key bridge

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Russia's military pounded residential areas across Ukraine overnight, claiming gains, as Ukrainian forces pressed a counteroffensive to try to take back an occupied southern


California governor proposes $1.4 billion loan to keep nuclear plant open

(Reuters) - California Governor Gavin Newsom is proposing to give PG&E Corp a $1.4 billion government loan to extend the life of a nuclear power plant it runs by as much as a decade as the state