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Recent articles by Jeanine:

Video shows moment US shot down suspected Chinese spy balloon after Americans reported sightings Saturday

TV footage shows the suspected surveillance balloon as it appeared to be hit. Earlier on Saturday, Americans had reported sightings. → Read More

Video released of brutal police beating of Tyre Nichols: More protests planned, 2 deputies under investigation

The city of Memphis on Friday released over an hour of footage of the brutal traffic stop that led to the death of Tyre Nichols. → Read More

7 dead in Alabama, Georgia after tornadoes, severe storms ravage Southeast: Updates

A tornado ripped through Selma, Alabama and Autauga County, leaving at least 6 dead. One person died in Georgia as severe weather rocked the South. → Read More

A 6-year-old shot his teacher in Virginia, police say: What we know about the teacher's condition, what happens next

The shooting happened at Richneck Elementary School in Newport News, Virginia on Friday afternoon. Here's what to know. → Read More

Idaho student murder suspect lands back in state as officials promise more information in mysterious case

Bryan Kohberger, the suspect in the deaths of four students, was extradited back to Idaho where officials have promised more information in the case → Read More

1 dead in California flooding after storm soaks San Francisco, causes power outages

Dozens of drivers had to be rescued as snow and flooding hit California roads amid storms that brought power outages and landslides. → Read More

FedEx driver in Texas told investigators he strangled 7-year-old Athena Strand in his van, warrant shows

Athena Strand's mother Maitlyn Gandy said the driver was delivering a package containing the girl's Christmas package when he abducted and killed her. → Read More

Arrest made in California serial killings while suspect was out 'hunting' for another victim, Stockton police say

Stockton police say they made an arrest in the California serial killer case after seven shootings, six of which were fatal. → Read More

Arrest made in California serial killings: The suspect, the victims, the timeline

The suspect in a series of California killings is expected to be arraigned Tuesday on multiple murder counts and other charges. → Read More

15-year-old arrested after 5 killed in North Carolina shooting; Raleigh officer among victims

Police in North Carolina continued to investigate a gunman’s motive Friday following a deadly Raleigh shooting that left five people dead. → Read More

5 dead, including a police officer, in North Carolina shooting; suspect arrested, authorities say

An off-duty police officer and 4 other people were killed after a shooting in Raleigh, North Carolina, officials said Thursday. → Read More

2 dead, 6 injured in 'unprovoked' stabbing on Las Vegas Strip, police say

Authorities said two people were fatally stabbed and six were injured, three critically. The victims were both locals and tourists. → Read More

Bermuda faces risk of strong waves, damaging winds as Hurricane Fiona intensifies

Strengthening Hurricane Fiona headed toward Bermuda as much of Puerto Rico remains without power. Latest updates. → Read More

Schools across US hit with dozens of false shooting, bomb threats. Experts say it's a 'cruel hoax'

Authorities haven't said whether the wave of school threats are related, but experts say these intentional false reports can have serious consequences → Read More

Most US states don't have universal air conditioning in prisons. Climate change, heat waves are making it 'torture'

A USA TODAY analysis found at least 44 states do not have fully air-conditioned prisons. Climate change and increased heat waves are making conditions worse → Read More

Police respond to reported shooting at Uvalde Memorial Park with 2 injured victims

Police in Uvalde, Texas, said they were responding to reports of an active shooting with injured victims at Uvalde Memorial Park. → Read More

'All lost': Pennsylvania firefighter battles house fire that kills 10, including his own relatives

A firefighter who responded to the scene said the victims of the fire were his family members. "We couldn't get in," he said. → Read More

Drone strike on Russian fleet halts Navy Day festival in Crimea; Zelenskyy calls for Donetsk region evacuations: Ukraine live updates

A drone attack at the headquarters of Russia's Black Sea Fleet wounded six people and shut down a festival marking Navy Day. Live updates. → Read More

Dozens of people unaccounted for, over 100 homes damaged after flooding in southwest Virginia, officials say

Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin said in a Twitter statement he was "deeply saddened" by the flooding in Buchanan County. → Read More

'Clear the lake is in trouble': Great Salt Lake breaks record low level for the second time in a year amid drought

The western United States is experiencing historic drought conditions fueled by climate change, impacting the Great Salt Lake water level. → Read More