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Rabbi: Cannon 'genuinely concerned' after apology, meeting

Rabbi: Cannon 'genuinely concerned' after apology, meeting

A prominent rabbi who met with Nick Cannon says the television host and producer is “genuinely concerned about the hurt” he caused by making anti-Semitic remarks, and they intend to work together to reject hate.
NYC cleared to reopen zoos, play ball; museums stay shut

NYC cleared to reopen zoos, play ball; museums stay shut

New York City was cleared Friday to take the next step in its reopening next week, allowing movie and TV crews to film, zoos to welcome reduced crowds, professional sports teams to play to empty seats.
Personal assistant charged in dismembered tech CEO's killing

Personal assistant charged in dismembered tech CEO's killing

NEW YORK — A personal assistant arrested Friday in the death and dismemberment of a 33-year-old tech entrepreneur was believed to have owed his boss a “significant amount of money,” New York City police said.
2 men charged in assault on Black man at Indiana lake

2 men charged in assault on Black man at Indiana lake

INDIANAPOLIS — Two men were charged Friday in an assault on a Black man during which he says someone threatened to “get a noose” after claiming that he and his friends were trespassing when they gathered at a southern Indiana lake over the July Fourt
Felony charge against Breonna Taylor protesters dropped

Felony charge against Breonna Taylor protesters dropped

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A prosecutor announced Friday that he is dropping a felony charge against dozens of protesters who gathered at the Kentucky Attorney General's home to demand justice in Breonna Taylor's death.
Michigan wants Enbridge to pledge funds in case of oil spill

Michigan wants Enbridge to pledge funds in case of oil spill

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — Michigan sought a written pledge Friday from Enbridge Inc.

Pentagon bans Confederate flag in way to avoid Trump's wrath

WASHINGTON — After weeks of wrangling, the Pentagon is banning displays of the Confederate flag on military installations, in a carefully worded policy that doesn't mention the word ban or that specific flag.
Justice Ginsburg says cancer has returned, but won't retire

Justice Ginsburg says cancer has returned, but won't retire

WASHINGTON — Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg said Friday she is receiving chemotherapy for a recurrence of cancer, but has no plans to retire from the Supreme Court.

Seattle cruise line sells 4 ships; cruise ban extended

SEATTLE — A Seattle-based cruise line has sold four ships in its fleet as the coronavirus pandemic has halted operations and subsequently slowed businesses that rely on incoming traffic from the industry.
Princess Beatrice marries in private ceremony at Windsor

Princess Beatrice marries in private ceremony at Windsor

LONDON — Princess Beatrice got married in a private ceremony Friday, with her grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II, in attendance, Buckingham Palace said Friday.