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1 dead, 6 injured after boats collide on Georgia lake

7/24/2021 12:16 PM Open Story
One person is dead and six others injured, including one critically, after two boats collided on a Georgia lake early Saturday, officials said.  

Bird sees no hypocrisy on US team staying for anthem

7/24/2021 3:40 AM Open Story
Sue Bird sees no contradiction with the U.S. team staying for the anthem.  

Unlikely partners Pelosi and Cheney team up for Jan. 6 probe

7/23/2021 9:30 PM Open Story
Nancy Pelosi and Liz Cheney have the most unlikely of partnerships  

Tokyo Olympics hand out 1st gold medal

7/23/2021 8:35 PM Open Story
The first gold medal of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics has now been won.  

French protesters reject virus passes, vaccine mandate

7/24/2021 12:03 PM Open Story
Tens of thousands of people across France are protesting new virus measures  

Michigan resident says noose in window meant for politicians

7/24/2021 11:29 AM Open Story
White man says a noose in his window was a statement against corrupt politicians  

Family of James Brown settles 15-year battle over his estate

7/23/2021 7:11 PM Open Story
The family of James Brown settles the 15-year battle over his estate.  

Residents say flood-hit German towns got little warning

7/24/2021 1:10 PM Open Story
With the death toll and economic damage from last week’s floods in Germany continuing to rise, some residents are asking why systems designed to warn people of the impending disaster didn’t work  

Thousands march in Hungary Pride parade to oppose LGBT law

7/24/2021 1:14 PM Open Story
Demonstrators marched in Hungary's capital to voice their opposition.  

Anti-corruption prosecutor praised by US flees Guatemala

7/24/2021 11:11 AM Open Story
He arrived in neighboring El Salvador hours after he was removed from his post.  

New legislation would require women, like men, to sign up for potential draft

7/23/2021 3:02 PM Open Story
A U.S. Senate committee has approved legislation that would, if enacted, require young women to register for Selective Service alongside men.  

University reports 7 breakthrough cases of COVID-19 among fully vaccinated students

7/23/2021 5:20 PM Open Story
Stanford University reported at least seven confirmed cases of COVID-19 among fully vaccinated students this week.  

Missouri county's order reinstating mask mandate met with challenges

7/24/2021 10:36 AM Open Story
Hours after health officials in St. Louis, Missouri, said they would reinstate a mask mandate, the state's attorney general said he planned to challenge it.  

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7/20/2021 9:01 AM Open Story
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Washington state deputy shot and killed in line of duty

7/24/2021 10:35 AM Open Story
A Washington state sheriff's deputy was shot and killed in the line of duty Friday night as police launch a search for suspects.  

WATCH: Floodwaters surge into buildings, sweep away cars in China

7/22/2021 9:10 PM Open Story
Floodwaters poured into buildings and swept away vehicles in China, where floods have killed several people in recent days.  

WATCH: Deadly monsoon storms slam Colorado

7/22/2021 5:19 AM Open Story
ABC News chief meteorologist Ginger Zee tracks the latest threats and conditions in the West.  

WATCH: Dolphins 'stampede' near whale watchers off California coast

7/21/2021 8:20 AM Open Story
DOLPHIN DELUGE: A group of whale watchers were lucky enough to see a huge “dolphin stampede” off the coast of Dana Point, California.  

WATCH: Kindergarteners transported to safety amid flooding in China

7/21/2021 3:55 PM Open Story
Rescue workers transported children stranded in a kindergarten in Zhengzhou, China, by placing them in boxes, floating them on water and taking them to safety.  

WATCH: Brisbane celebrates 2032 Olympics win with fireworks

7/21/2021 3:22 PM Open Story
Fireworks light up the sky throughout the Australian city of Brisbane as it celebrates being selected host of the 2032 Olympics.  

WATCH: Japan Air Self-Defense Force aerobatics team draws Olympic rings in sky

7/21/2021 3:22 PM Open Story
The Japan Air Self-Defense Force’s aerobatics team drew Olympic rings in the sky at the air base in Miyagi prefecture.  

WATCH: Seagull hits girl in face while on amusement park ride

7/22/2021 9:10 PM Open Story
Two girls celebrating a birthday got a surprise visitor while riding at an amusement park in New Jersey.  

WATCH: Toy plane loops and swoops into unsuspecting grandad

7/22/2021 5:36 AM Open Story
We hope that didn’t leave a mark!  

WATCH: China subways inundated amid heavy flooding

7/21/2021 8:19 AM Open Story
Chinese state TV showed footage of rushing waters inundating the city of Zhengzhou’s subway system.  

WATCH: Mastermind cat escapes an ‘escape proof’ cage at a rescue center

7/21/2021 12:12 PM Open Story
Atascosa County Animal Control in Texas shared footage of the clever feline using its paw to move the door latch.