Aug 07, 2022 News

Fourth Muslim man killed Friday night

August 6—On Friday afternoon, Naeem Hussain attended the funeral service for two Muslim men who were killed in the past two weeks. He joined other mourners afterwards, sharing a meal, at the Islamic Center of New Mexico. Then he left.Several…

Aug 07, 2022 News

Senate Democrats battle to pass $430 billion climate, drug bill

WASHINGTON, Aug 6 (Reuters) - The US Senate on Saturday began debating a Democratic bill to address key elements of President Joe Biden's agenda - tackling climate change, lowering the costs of medication for the elderly and energy, while forcing…

Aug 07, 2022 News

Letterplay – The New York Times

SUNDAY PUZZLE — This is one of those Sunday grids where reading Will Shortz's print introduction before solving affects the experience. He writes: “Tina Labadie lives in London, Ontario. This is her first New York Times crossword. It has one…

Aug 07, 2022 News

TO man charged with sex crimes involving girls, condo fire victim ID’d, more news

Here's a roundup of recent incidents and announcements from Ventura County agencies:TO man charged with sex crimes involving minorsVENTURA COUNTY — Authorities say there may be more victims of a 22-year-old Thousand Oaks man accused of sex crimes involving underage…

Aug 07, 2022 News

In wake of floods, typical barbs at Kentucky political event

FANCY FARM, Ky. (AP) — While Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear was consoling families displaced by historic flooding in the mountains of eastern Kentucky, Republicans at the state's premier political event on the other side of the state were campaigning to…

Aug 07, 2022 News

Analysis-US Senate Democrats’ bill will make a mark on climate, healthcare costs

By David MorganWASHINGTON (Reuters) - The $430 billion climate change, healthcare and tax bill passed by the US Senate on Saturday delivers a major win for Democrats, and will help reduce the carbon emissions that drive climate change while also…