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World News Tonight Reports

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A police officer uses a fire extinguisher as emergency personnel respond to a report of a person covered in flames, outside the courthouse where former U.S. President Donald Trump's criminal hush money trial is underway, in New York, April 19, 2024.

Man dies after setting himself on fire outside courthouse where Trump is on trial

Maxwell Azzarello was hospitalized in critical condition and later died.
April 20
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Judge Juan Merchan presides as prosecutor Susan Hoffinger stands at the podium as former President Donald Trump sits beside his lawyer Emil Bove during jury selection of his criminal trial in Manhattan state court in New York City, April 19, 2024 in this courtroom sketch.

Trump hush money trial: Judge sets opening statements for Monday

Former President Trump was in court Friday for Day 4 of his criminal trial.
April 19
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U.S. Speaker of the House Mike Johnson (R-LA) speaks during a press conference at the U.S. Capitol April 16, 2024 in Washington, DC.

House Democrats help Johnson avoid foreign aid bills defeat, despite GOP defections

Final votes are set for Saturday, but a third Republican threatened to oust him.
April 19
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Palestinian children sit next to the site of an Israeli strike on a house, amid the ongoing conflict between Israel and the Palestinian Islamist group Hamas, in Rafah, in the southern Gaza Strip, April 21, 2024.

Israel-Gaza live updates: 22, including 18 children, reported dead in Rafah strikes

The IDF says it struck military targets of terrorist organizations in Gaza.
April 21
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Mandisa attends the premiere of "Overcomer" at The Woodruff Arts Center & Symphony Hall on Aug. 15, 2019 in Atlanta.

'American Idol' singer and Grammy winner Mandisa dies at 47

Mandisa wowed on season 5 of the singing competition show in 2006.
April 19
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A Tesla Cybertruck is on display at the Tesla showroom in Buena Park, Calif. on Sunday Dec. 3, 2023. Tesla is recalling 3,878 of its 2024 Cybertrucks after it discovered that the accelerator pedal can become stuck, potentially causing the vehicle to accelerate unintentionally and increasing the risk of a crash. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel)

Tesla recalling more than 3,000 of its 2024 Cybertrucks due to faulty pedal

Tesla is recalling nearly 4,000 of its 2024 Cybertrucks after it discovered that the accelerator pedal can become stuck, potentially causing the vehicle to accelerate unintentionally and increase the risk of a crash
April 19
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Ukrainian rescuers work in the courtyard of a residential building damaged as a result of a missile attack in Dnipro on April 19, 2024, amid the Russian invasion of Ukraine. Russian strikes against Ukraine on April 19, 2024 killed at least eight people, including two children, as Kyiv said it shot down a Russian strategic bomber for the first time. (Photo by Anatolii Stepanov / AFP) (Photo by ANATOLII STEPANOV/AFP via Getty Images)

For second time in a week, Russian strike in Ukraine kills and wounds dozens

Far more Russian strikes are getting through as Ukraine runs low on air defense.
April 19
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Publicity image from Taylor Swift's new album, "The Tortured Poets Department."

Breaking down Taylor Swift's 'The Tortured Poets Department' double album

There's a lot to unpack in the album's 31 tracks.
April 19

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David Muir traveled to Lebanon's border with Syria, reporting on the thousands of children working in the fields to help their families survive.
David Muir traveled to Lebanon's border with Syria, reporting on the thousands of children working in the fields to help their families survive.
Jun 15
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