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Saturday

Boeing held its annual shareholders meeting amid a string of controversies

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Over 300 people have died after flash floods in Afghanistan

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Financial troubles force dozens of Red Lobster restaurants to close down

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'A Fatal Inheritance' follows a family's struggle with cancer across generations

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Saturday Sports: Denver Nuggets struggle, Caitlin Clark's first week in the WNBA

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What Russia's latest military offensive means for Ukraine

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Peter S. Beagle on his new novel, the hero's journey, and why villains talk so much

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Meet Vermont's newly-minted PhD: Max Dow, the tabby cat

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Cage the Elephant's Matt Shultz on 'Neon Pill', the band's new album

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U.S. says the first shipment of aid has reached Gaza through its floating pier

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Week in politics: An upside-down flag and an early debate

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What makes 'photo finishes' in sport unique?

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The assassination attempt on Slovakian PM is the latest example of violence in Europe

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People in both New York and Dublin, Ireland, wave and signal at each other while looking at a livestream view of one another as part of an art installation on the street in New York, Tuesday, May 14, 2024. Seth Wenig/AP hide caption

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Opinion: A tale of two cities' 'Portal' pandemonium

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Saturday

Fresh off a holiday, new data on China's economy gives cause for hope

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