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Texas court spares man who killed girl, 11, from execution

Texas’ top criminal appeals court has ordered a man convicted of killing an 11-year-old Fort Worth girl be removed from the state’s death row.
May 25, 2022 3:39 PM

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AP News in Brief at 6:04 p.m. EDT

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May 25, 2022 3:05 PM

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Settlement awards $3M to family of man who died in custody

The family of a Black man who yelled that he couldn’t breathe before he died in a North Carolina jail in 2019 has reached a $3 million settlement in its wrongful-death lawsuit.
May 25, 2022 1:50 PM
Stocks climb as Fed minutes show determination on rates

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Stocks climb as Fed minutes show determination on rates

Stocks rose broadly on Wall Street Wednesday after minutes from the Federal Reserve’s most recent meeting indicate the central bank intends to move “expeditiously” to raise interest rates back to more neutral levels in its fight to tame inflation.
May 25, 2022 1:48 PM