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Recent articles by Minyvonne:

3 people killed, 2 injured in shooting in Kenosha, Wisconsin

Kenosha was the site of a fatal shooting last year during protests over the police shooting of Jacob Blake. → Read More

Southwest Airlines scraps plan to put unvaccinated employees on unpaid leave

Southwest Airlines will not be placing unvaccinated employees on unpaid leave as they wait for their exemption request to be reviewed, the company said. → Read More

Jussie Smollett's criminal case will go to trial

Jussie Smollett's effort to have a judge dismiss his case related to allegations he lied to police about being the victim of a homophobic hate crime was denied. → Read More

Black California man shot seven times in possible hate crime, policy say

The gunman allegedly almost hit Bobby Gayle Jr. with his car and then got out and started firing, according to the victim's brother and surveillance video. → Read More

'Squid Game' reaches 111M viewers, becoming Netflix's biggest debut hit

The nine-episode Korean thriller was released Sept. 17 and centers on hundreds of cash-strapped people competing in a dangerous game to win a prize. → Read More

Mother of high school swim team member found dead under pool cover sues for $70M

Nabila Maazouz drowned under heavy ThermGard pool cover in Liberty High School in Hillsboro, Oregon. Her mother Patricia Maazouz filed a lawsuit. → Read More

John Lennon's birthday remembered in sweet tributes by Yoko Ono and Paul McCartney

Yoko Ono and Paul McCartney posted tributes celebrating Beatles legend John Lennon's birthday. → Read More

Teacher accused of telling Black students they could be 'field slaves' resigns

A teacher, who is accused of telling Black students they could be "field slaves," has resigned from Winterville Charter Academy in Washington, North Carolina. → Read More

Raiders' coach Jon Gruden apologizes after racist comment surfaces about NFLPA head in emails

Las Vegas Raiders head coach Jon Gruden allegedly made a racist comment about NFL Players Association Executive Director DeMaurice Smith in a newly resurfaced email. → Read More

Shooting of California teen by school safety officer is now a homicide investigation, police say

Manuela “Mona” Rodriguez, 18, was taken off life support on Tuesday, more than a week after officials said Long Beach Unified School District safety Officer Eddie F. Gonzalez fired at a car she was in. → Read More

Pfizer asks FDA to authorize its COVID-19 vaccine for kids ages 5-11

Pfizer said the request "is an important step in our ongoing effort against #COVID19." → Read More

Man who lied about paying someone with COVID-19 to lick groceries sentenced to prison

Christopher Charles Perez told investigators he "was trying to scare people from the stores in order to stop them from spreading the virus to keep people safe." → Read More

Police investigating shooting at Arlington, Texas, high school; multiple people shot

Multiple people were shot Wednesday morning during a shooting at Timberview High School in Arlington, Texas, according to local media. → Read More

Body found near apartment complex confirmed to be Miya Marcano

The body found near an apartment complex over the weekend was identified as Florida college student Miya Marcano, authorities confirmed Tuesday. → Read More

Toddler dies after she's caught in power window while playing in car

The 2-year-old girl, whom authorities identified as Eimi Patlan-Garcia, was taken to the hospital in critical condition and later died → Read More

Suspect taken into custody from a 'suspicious vehicle' outside the U.S. Supreme Court, officials say

Police said the suspect, Dale Paul Melvin, 55, of Kimball, Michigan, said the "time for talking is done" before officers removed him from the vehicle. → Read More

Body believed to be of missing Florida college student Miya Marcano found, sheriff says

A body believed to be of Florida college student Miya Marcano was found Saturday near an apartment complex in Orange County, the sheriff said. → Read More

2 people killed after helicopter and plane collide midair in Chandler, Arizona

Authorities in Chandler, Arizona, are on the scene of a mid-air collision involving a helicopter and an airplane. → Read More

Petito coverage may have led to remains of missing Texas man in same Wyoming forest

The intense media attention surrounding the case of Gabby Petito may have helped solve the disappearance of a Texas father of two who vanished last month in a Wyoming national forest, police said. → Read More

Zac Brown Band cancels shows on 'The Comeback Tour' after lead singer tests positive for Covid

Zac Brown Band's comeback hit a bit of a delay when the country-rock group's lead singer announced that he has tested positive for Covid-19. → Read More