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Gabriella Borter

New York man charged with killing four homeless men using metal pipe

06 Oct 2019

NEW YORK New York police have charged a man with murder for using a metal pipe to beat four fellow homeless men to death as they slept in the city's Chinatown district, authorities said on Sunday.

U.S. retains measles-elimination status despite worst outbreak in quarter century

05 Oct 2019

NEW YORK The United States has kept its World Health Organization designation as a country that has eliminated measles even though it had 1,249 reported cases this year in the worst outbreak since 1992, federal health officials said on Friday.

Planned Parenthood to open large Illinois clinic as Missouri readies abortion ban

02 Oct 2019

Women's health provider Planned Parenthood is set to open a large facility in western Illinois this month that will provide abortion access for women in Missouri as officials there aim to shutter the state's sole abortion clinic, the organization said on Wednesday.

Republicans see impeachment backfiring. Democrats fear they may be right

27 Sep 2019

By Gabriella Borter, Brendan O'Brien, Andrew Hay and Zachary Fagenson | Video

Young climate activists accuse world leaders of violating child rights through inaction

24 Sep 2019

NEW YORK Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg and 15 other young climate activists on Monday filed a complaint with the United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child alleging that world leaders' inaction on the climate crisis has violated children's rights.

Young climate activists accuse world leaders' of violating child rights through inaction

24 Sep 2019

NEW YORK Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg and 15 other young climate activists on Monday filed a complaint with the United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child alleging that world leaders' inaction on the climate crisis has violated children's rights.

Inspired by Greta Thunberg, worldwide protest demands climate action

21 Sep 2019

Millions of young people flooded the streets of cities around the world on Friday to demand political leaders take urgent steps to stop climate change, uniting in a worldwide protest inspired by 16-year-old Swedish activist Greta Thunberg. | Video

Millions of young people, led by Sweden's Thunberg, to strike for climate action

20 Sep 2019

NEW YORK With world leaders about to gather in New York for a UN Climate Action Summit next week, millions of young people from Australia to Iceland will take off from school or work on Friday to demand urgent measures to stop environmental catastrophe.

U.S. records no new measles cases for first week since January

17 Sep 2019

NEW YORK Health officials recorded no new cases of measles in the United States last week, marking the first week without new cases of the disease since January, amid an outbreak largely linked to parents who declined to vaccinate their children. | Video

Apple TV+ premieres with star-studded period drama 'Dickinson' at Tribeca Festival

15 Sep 2019

NEW YORK Apple TV+ premiered its first show at the Tribeca TV Festival on Saturday, flaunting feminist snark, lavish period costumes and a star-studded cast in "Dickinson," a series that sheds a modern light on the life of an iconic American poet.

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