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Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2022. Kobe Bryant’s widow was awarded $16 million as part of a $31 million jury verdict Wednesday against Los Angeles County for deputies and firefighters sharing grisly photos of the NBA star, his 13-year-old daughter and other victims killed in a 2020 helicopter crash. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

Kobe Bryant Widow, Vanessa Bryant awarded $16million

September 12, 2022

by Associated Press Reporter, Andrew Dalton LAS ANGELES-Bryant’s widow, Vanessa Bryant awarded $16 million after the Los Angeles Firefighters and deputies shared horrendous pictures of Kobe and...

NASA aims for saturday launch for new moon rocket, Take 2′

Hillsboro Globe Reporter – Ariyana Whitney, Writer September 6, 2022

Updated 9/3/2022; 8:01 PM CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA’s new moon rocket sprang another dangerous fuel leak Saturday, forcing launch controllers to call off their second attempt this week to...

WNBA star and two-time Olympic gold medalist Brittney Griner, stands listening to a verdict in a courtroom in Khimki just outside Moscow, Russia, Thursday, Aug. 4, 2022. American basketball star Brittney Griner apologized to her family and teams as a Russian court heard closing arguments in her drug possession trial said it expected to deliver a verdict later Thursday. (Evgenia Novozhenina/Pool Photo via AP)

WNBA’s Brittney Griner appeals her Russian prison sentence

August 16, 2022

MOSCOW (AP) — Lawyers for American basketball star Brittney Griner have filed an appeal of her nine-year Russian prison sentence for drug possession, Russian news agencies reported Monday, amid talks...

Two polar bears on a small ice floe surrounded by water and ice. Mother and two years old cub. Symbolic for climate situation in the arctic. Copy- space.

The World Today: The Global Climate Crisis

Hillsboro Globe Reporter – Madison Martin , writer June 24, 2022
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A woman cries as she leaves the Uvalde Civic Center, Tuesday May 24, 2022, in Uvalde, Texas An 18-year-old gunman opened fire Tuesday at a Texas elementary school, killing multiple children and a teacher and wounding others, Gov. Greg Abbott said, and the gunman was dead. (William Luther/The San Antonio Express-News via AP)

Gunman kills 19 children, 2 teachers in Texas school rampage BC-US–Texas School-Shooting, 11th Ld-Writethru

May 25, 2022

By ACACIA CORONADO and JIM VERTUNO Associated Press UVALDE, Texas (AP) — The 18-year-old gunman who slaughtered 19 children and two teachers at a Texas elementary school barricaded himself inside...

FILE - Travis Scott performs at Day 1 of the Astroworld Music Festival at NRG Park on Friday, Nov. 5, 2021, in Houston. Concertgoers described mounting anticipation for the headline rapper that led people to push toward the stage. (Photo by Amy Harris/Invision/AP, File)

The devastating crisis at Travis Scott’s event in Houston sparks questions

Hillsboro Globe Reporter – Madison Martin , writer December 8, 2021

Recently in Houston, Texas, Travis Scott's Astroworld event at NRG Park ends in chaos. On November 5, 2021, a crowd surge of 50,000+ people ended up at the event, leading to several injuries and death....

The Afghan War is over.

The Afghan War is over.

August 30, 2021

BY JIM GARAMONE, DOD NEWS The last military planes have left Kabul and the evacuation operation is over, Marine Corps Gen. Frank McKenzie, the commander of U.S. Central Command told Pentagon...

Can COVID 19 pandemic be a catalyst for real climate change?

Can COVID 19 pandemic be a catalyst for real climate change?

Hillsboro Globe Reporter – Cora Villager, Reporter November 4, 2020

[s201_bai id="2"] Are you worried about climate change? Do you feel the pandemic will worsen or help climate change across the world? These are questions that are often discussed by teens across the world....

Digital surveillance can help bring the coronavirus pandemic under control – but also threatens privacy

Digital surveillance can help bring the coronavirus pandemic under control – but also threatens privacy

Hillsboro Globe Reporter – Jennifer Daskal, American University April 11, 2020

Apr 09, 2020  Jennifer Daskal American University   (THE CONVERSATION) Israel’s top spy agency has been using secretly collected cellphone data to retrace the movements...

Treasury Secretary Mnuchin says direct deposits out next week for virus aid

Treasury Secretary Mnuchin says direct deposits out next week for virus aid

Hillsboro Globe Reporter – HIllsboro Globe Reports April 8, 2020

WASHINGTON  — Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is announced to House Democrats that direct deposits to Americans will begin next week under the coronavirus aid package. In addition, Mnuchin told...

FILE - In this May 1970 file photo, Leonard Woodcock, newly elected president of the United Auto Workers Union, in glasses and dark suit, locks arms with Coretta Scott King, wife of slain the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., and the Rev. Joseph E. Lowery as they lead several thousand marchers past the state Capitol in Atlanta in a protest march against war, violence and racial repression. Lowery, a veteran civil rights leader who helped the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. found the Southern Christian Leadership Conference and fought against racial discrimination, died Friday, March 27, 2020, a family statement said. He was 98. (AP Photo, File)

Joseph Lowery, civil rights leader and MLK aide, dies at 98

Hillsboro Globe Reporter – Hillsboro News Desk March 28, 2020

ATLANTA (AP) — The Rev. Joseph E. Lowery fought to end segregation, lived to see the election of the country’s first black president and echoed the call for “justice to roll down like waters and...

Trump suspends travel from Europe to US for 30 days

Hillsboro Globe Reporter – HIllsboro Breaking News Desk March 11, 2020

Mar 11, 2020 8:54PM (GMT 01:54) - 1225 words By LISA MASCARO, ANDREW TAYLOR, JILL COLVIN and ZEKE MILLER Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Taking drastic action Wednesday, President...

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